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US-8,024,215 Managing sales and/or competition within an industry
The present invention provides systems and methods for improving overall profitability, and/or longevity of one or more businesses within an industry, by...
US-8,024,212 Implementation of hands on proactive strategy
HOPS.TM., which stands for "Hands On Proactive Strategy" is software and a business management method about making routine things happen routinely, and about...
US-8,023,934 Synchronizing communications and data between mobile devices and servers
A system, method, and computer program product for synchronizing communications, data, application workflow events, and business processes between a mobile...
US-8,023,626 System and method for providing language interpretation
A method and system of providing a language interpretation service is disclosed. A language access number, such as an 811 number, can be provided. The language...
US-8,021,612 System and methods for assisting businesses in compliance with gas emissions requirements
A system and method for calculating a value indicative of the amount of an undesirable constituent of a volatile gas stream that is removed from the atmosphere....
US-8,020,757 Multiple financial institution automated teller machine apparatus, system and method for using same
An apparatus, system and method for providing to a network of ATMs (10) the ability to transact business in connection with several financial institutions (30,...
US-8,020,174 Method for making user-system interaction independent from the application of interaction media
The method of the invention consists, in a system of the type with three "tiers" , in inserting a fourth "tier" which is the business interaction and which...
US-8,020,166 Dynamically controlling the number of busy waiters in a synchronization object
An embodiment of the invention provides an apparatus and a method of dynamically controlling the number of busy waiters in for a synchronization object. The...
US-8,020,108 Separation of presentation and business models for common management platform tasks in a storage area network
Methods and systems for separating presentation and business models for common management platform tasks in a storage area network (SAN) are disclosed. A...
US-8,019,807 Method and system for communication between computer systems
A system for brokering business service requests in a computer network is disclosed. The system is operative to receive a request for information from a...
US-8,019,775 Human resources networking system and method thereof
A human resource networking system, which is a novel method establishing a business system for locating, identifying, promoting and assisting in the employing...
US-8,019,649 Method of managing prospective business
The present invention reveals the next generation in customer acquisition procedures. LeadMaker.TM. ("LM") is a relationship-based system for handling business...
US-8,019,645 Business method for promoting goods and services of providers
A business method for promoting goods and services of providers includes the steps of designating a group of targeted recipients, and storing demographics...
US-8,019,638 Dynamic construction of business analytics
A system and method are provided that enable dynamic construction of analytics for the evaluation of opportunities. A unique decision-focused approach...
US-8,019,635 Adaptive product configuration model
The adaptive product conditioning is a computer-implemented method for identifying product configurations that can be provided to customers in reaction to...
US-8,019,632 System and method of integrating enterprise applications
The present disclosure includes systems and techniques relating to enterprise application integration. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in...
US-8,019,631 System and method for automatically selecting one or more metrics for performing a capacity maturity model...
A computer implemented method for automatically identifying one or more metrics for performing a CMMI evaluation of an entity, wherein the CMMI evaluation is...
US-8,018,878 Method and device to transmit a busy medium signal to another device
The present invention concerns a device comprising a medium access control module for performing functions of a medium access control sublayer, noted MAC...
US-RE42,691 Eyewear
Improved eyeglasses are disclosed that have improvements in comfort, safety, wear ability, and convenience, based upon improvements in the contact (bearing)...
US-8,015,541 Business process technology for the enterprise
A system, method and computer program that enables an application designer to automate the process of software development and develop business applications by...
US-8,015,172 Method of conducting searches on the internet to obtain selected information on local entities and provide for...
The invention utilizes local search engines to view a display of local business listings in order of relevance to the user. Relevance to the user depends on a...
US-8,015,101 E-commerce transaction facilitation system and method
A method of operating a computer to facilitate a commercial transaction involving a plurality of negotiable trading parameters where the facilitation of...
US-8,015,079 Pick release performance using a multi-threaded architecture to distribute the workload across multiple processors
In various embodiments, methods and systems can provide highly efficient order processing suitable for high volume order processing businesses. A batch of...
US-8,015,075 Value added benefits franchising
Technical systems and related methods for accounting and bookkeeping operations in an ecommerce enterprise combining elements of both franchise and multilevel...
US-8,015,056 Method for visual presentation of key performance indicators of a business utilizing a squarified tree map
Data representing key performance indicators of a business enterprise are displayed by computer as a squarified tree map having major nodes each of which...
US-8,015,055 Computer program for supporting evaluation of a service
A method and system for determining a variable compensation amount according to the degree of achievement by avoiding stop at the stage where value brought...
US-8,015,051 System and method for business process integration
Embodiments of the present invention relate to an automated way for a non-technical person to create or modify software functionality in support of a business...
US-8,015,044 System and method for determining a promise date for a demand in a business environment
The present invention provides a method and a system for determining a promise date for a demand whose supply depends on constraints in a business environment....
US-8,015,039 Enterprise verification and certification framework
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for verifying business objects. In one exemplary aspect, the business object and a...
US-8,014,994 Simulation business object for service oriented architecture
Methods and apparatuses enable creating a stateful simulation process with stateless messages. A stateless message instantiates a simulation object for a system...
US-8,010,940 Methods and apparatus for designing a workflow process using inheritance
The disclosed system empowers technical and non technical users to author logical business objects, author intelligent business forms, and create automated...
US-8,010,654 Method, system and program product for monitoring resources servicing a business transaction
A method, system and program product for monitoring resources servicing a business transaction is provided. The method includes providing a transaction manager...
US-8,010,589 Semi-automatic system with an iterative learning method for uncovering the leading indicators in business processes
Embodiments herein select performance indicators from raw data and measure the indicators over at least one time period to extract a time series of data for...
US-8,010,448 System for repurchase agreement matchbook and method of risk management
A system for structuring a repurchase agreement matchbook ("repo matchbook") includes in one aspect, separating a repo matchbook from other capital market...
US-8,010,426 Apparatus and method for facilitating trusted business intelligence
A computer readable medium includes executable instructions to form a report; process trust values, where each trust value characterizes the accuracy of an...
US-8,010,418 System and method for identifying and managing social circles
A system for identifying and managing social circles is provided that includes a data store and instructions. The data store stores a social circle that lists...
US-8,010,404 Systems and methods for price and promotion response analysis
A system and method for price and promotion response analysis is provided. Such a system is useful for a business to analyze the forecasted lifts associated...
US-8,010,399 Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for analyzing initiatives for a business network
A system, method, and article of manufacture is disclosed for analyzing a business initiative for a business network including business locations separated into...
US-8,010,365 Method and system for integrating an interactive voice response system into a host application system
The present invention relates particularly to a method and system for integrating an interactive voice response (IVR) environment into an existing host...
US-8,006,245 System and method for state management and workflow control
A system and method are provided for state management and workflow control. The system includes a metadata based state management system that can be used as a...
US-8,006,182 Method and computer program product for implementing automatic avatar status indicators
The exemplary embodiment of the present invention provides a means for the simulating of real world activities within a virtual environment. Information...
US-8,006,134 Method for analyzing fault caused in virtualized environment, and management server
To enable easy and quick identification of the location of a fault in a virtualized environment, a physical server 20 is communicatively connected with a...
US-8,006,098 Integrating legacy application/data access with single sign-on in a distributed computing environment
The present invention provides methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business whereby legacy host application/system access is...
US-8,005,904 Electronic business card exchange system and method
To provide a user with better experience of cooperation between an electronic business card processing program and a communication program when exchanging...
US-8,005,870 System and method for syntax abstraction in query language generation
A system and method for syntax abstraction in query language generation in an online analytical processing system, a business intelligence system, a reporting...
US-8,005,867 System and method for measuring the value of elements in an information repository
A system and method for measuring the value of elements in an information repository includes, in one embodiment, various methods of measuring the value of...
US-8,005,791 Methods and systems for publishing aggregated data to a business logic tier
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide synchronous notification of incoming information from a data access...
US-8,005,777 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform
A decision making system, method and computer program product are provided. Initially, a plurality of attributes is defined. Thereafter, first information...
US-8,005,734 Insurance on demand transaction management system
An intermittent risk exposure liability insurance method comprising the steps of: establishing an Internet business site enabled for communication with insurers...
US-8,005,680 Method for personalization of a service
Method for building a multimodal business channel between users, service providers and network operators. The service provided to the users is personalized with...
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