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US-7,916,658 Method for congestion detection in packet transmission networks
A method for measuring degree of packet congestion on a channel of a packet communication network. The method includes: during a training mode, generating an...
US-7,914,288 On demand learning
Learning activities in an organization are allocated for work apart, work embedded, and work enabled learning types. In work apart learning, employees leave the...
US-7,914,286 Teaching game method for simulating management of a business operation
A game that teaches principles of dynamic business management by advancing tokens (20) along a work flow path (22) on a playing surface (24) to simulate multiple...
US-7,913,230 Computer-implemented methods and systems for generating software testing documentation and test results...
A computer-implemented method for generating and managing test documentation for a software product may include steps of generating a test template; generating...
US-7,912,930 System and method for resource provisioning
Systems and methods for resource provisioning. Resources for which provisioning could be performed might include, for example, software, devices, directories,...
US-7,912,922 Globally unique instance identification
A net traffic optimization method provides for clients and servers to communicate with each other over a busy network. Each client process will make an Oracle...
US-7,912,865 System and method for linking multiple entities in a business database
Embodiments of a system and method are described for determining whether an applicant is a multiple-business owner and for providing information related to...
US-7,912,810 Methods, systems and computer program products for integrating carrier services into an enterprise
Systems, methods and computer readable media are provided for integrating carrier services. In one implementation, carrier services are integrated into an...
US-7,912,786 Integrated technology money transfer system
An automated business process system and method for transferring money funds with a computer machine system that receives, processes and transmits account...
US-7,912,765 Method and system for gathering data
Embodiments of the present invention seek to provide a cost effective means for gathering data which associates an individual or business with an address for a...
US-7,912,751 System and method for customer loyalty system utilizing referrals
A system and method for a customer loyalty system utilizing referrals to generate a network of loyal customers for a business. A system and method for customers...
US-7,912,749 Infrastructure auto discovery from business process models via middleware flows
A method for infrastructure automatic discovery from business process models through middleware flows is provided. Data flow in an infrastructure is monitored to...
US-7,912,205 Contact center business modeler
A method and apparatus are provided for automatic call distributors that route calls based in part on timely business information. The method includes providing...
US-7,912,020 Methods and devices for dynamic mobile conferencing with automatic pairing
Described are methods and systems to preset a Bluetooth enabled headset and a Bluetooth enabled conference hub, so that at the time of a conference call, they...
US-7,908,610 Multi-threaded business programming library
A business programming library for use by an enterprise resource planning system provides a run-time environment and a library of API services for accessing...
US-7,908,486 Dynamic configuration of a gaming system
A method to enable dynamic configuration of gaming terminals installed in one or a plurality of gaming premises whereby certified games, certified data files and...
US-7,908,403 Reserved device access contention reduction
A computer program product, an apparatus, and a method for reducing reserved device access contention at a control unit in communication with a plurality of...
US-7,908,305 Intelligent business object document system
A method, system and computer program product for providing an integrated environment for processing business object documents (BODs). The integrated environment...
US-7,908,291 Technique for creating self described data shared across multiple services
In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, there are provided mechanisms and methods for sharing data across services. These mechanisms and...
US-7,908,215 System and method for selection of payment systems from a payment system directory to process a transaction
Dynamically enabling and facilitating businesses or other entities to locate and transact with payment systems for the purpose of processing payments. A customer...
US-7,908,191 Method and system for tracking miles to determine traveling distance
A portable computing device associated with a user for tracking mileage in a motor vehicle, including a processor, a memory, a global positioning satellite (GPS)...
US-7,908,182 Personal advisor service and mechanisms for advice and interactions
Methods, systems and business models are provided for an effective personal advisor service. According to one embodiment, a personal advisor service performs a...
US-7,908,167 System and method for analysis of project variances
Disclosed herein is a variance tracking report that provides a new and useful view of an enterprise's financial status. The variance tracking report may indicate...
US-7,908,161 Method and apparatus for business process transformation wizard
A computer implemented method and a computer system implementing the method of a business process transformation wizard leads a business analyst through a series...
US-7,908,160 System and method for producing audit trails
Business Processes handle business transactions. The life cycle of a transaction is controlled by state of the process and events. Events represent information...
US-7,908,150 System and a method for performing personalised interactive automated electronic marketing of the marketing...
The new system and method for performing personalized interactive automated electronic marketing of the marketing service provider being utilized by product...
US-7,907,932 Operations method for providing wireless communication services
The present invention is directed to an improved operations method for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-7,907,716 System and method for facilitating enhanced call awareness
A system and method are disclosed for facilitating enhanced call awareness. A system incorporating teachings of the present disclosure may include an interface...
US-7,905,398 Card including account number with value amount
Embodiments of the invention disclosed herein provide a method of participating in prepaid programs through retail systems without the need to first upgrade...
US-7,904,889 Business process model debugger
Methods, systems, and computer program products for performing the method are provided. The method includes collecting specified events generated during a...
US-7,904,882 Managing virtual business instances within a computer network
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for orchestrating a business process in a computer network. A...
US-7,904,880 Generating and binding web services to application components
For each of a set of business application classes on an application server, a web service class consisting of a separate web service method for each of a set of...
US-7,904,618 Buffer managing method and buffer managing apparatus
A buffer is provided with a leading pointer and a following pointer. A bitmap in which two bits are assigned to each block is updated to retain which states...
US-7,904,539 System and method for servicing inquiry commands about target devices in storage area network
Inquiry data received from sequential target devices is stored in a cache memory. In one embodiment, the cache memory is coupled to a router. In one embodiment,...
US-7,904,532 Methods and apparatus for selecting an insurance carrier for an online insurance policy purchase
Methods and apparatus for selecting an insurance carrier for an online insurance policy purchase are disclosed. A user at a client device, such as a personal...
US-7,904,409 System and method for global load balancing of requests for content based on membership status of a user with...
The present invention is directed towards systems and methods for directing a user request for content over a network to a given content server on the basis of...
US-7,904,382 Methods for financing renewable energy systems
A business method for financing renewable energy systems includes offering a home loan to a homeowner in which the interest payable by the homeowner are tax...
US-7,904,369 User interface, system and method for performing a web-based transaction
The invention relates to a user interface including an input environment adapted to user inputting of search criteria, the search criteria defining a search for...
US-7,904,348 System and method for eCatalog supplier portal
A Supplier Portal is provided to allow a Supplier to self-author the business process elements (BPEs) of a business process (BP) to create, manage and publish...
US-7,904,341 Adaptive commerce systems and methods
A system and method for adaptive commerce is disclosed. Adaptive commerce enables recommendations of products or services based on usage behaviors and commercial...
US-7,904,302 Method and system for business process management
A process management system comprises a process model, a process engine and a process user interface. The process model stores predefined configurable process...
US-7,904,276 Method and business process for the estimation of erosion costs in assemble-to-order manufacturing operations
A method for forecasting the component surpluses for a target planning period is provided. To begin this method, a planner first identifies each component...
US-7,904,066 Method for providing information of telephone number owner using wire/wireless communication terminal and...
This invention is directed to the method and system of providing a call number owner's information to a communication terminal through an information...
US-7,903,805 Method and system for providing enhanced call waiting
A method and system are disclosed for providing an enhanced call waiting announcement to a called party that is busy on a first call and receives a second call....
US-7,902,926 Communication system and oscillation signal provision method
An embodiment of a communication system is provided, in which a high frequency oscillator generates a first high frequency signal upon receipt of no disable...
US-7,900,206 Information technology process workflow for data centers
A method, system, computer system, and computer program product that use application requirements, business priorities, and compatibility and dependency among...
US-7,899,915 Method and apparatus for browsing using multiple coordinated device sets
Systems and methods for navigating hypermedia using multiple coordinated input/output device sets. Disclosed systems and methods allow a user and/or an author to...
US-7,899,885 Business enterprise backup and recovery system and method
A data backup and recovery system that includes a backup and recovery (EBR) management network system. The EBR management network system includes an...
US-7,899,879 Method and apparatus for a report cache in a near real-time business intelligence system
A method of optimizing the delivery of a set of data elements from a first device to a second device. The method includes retrieving from a data source the set...
US-7,899,838 Business rules preprocessing
A method and system reducing tier-to-tier movement of data in a multi-tiered architecture is disclosed. Rules from a first tier of the architecture are converted...
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