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US-7,925,616 Report system and method using context-sensitive prompt objects
A reporting system that incorporates a context sensitive prompt object in a report definition to enable questions to be answered automatically by the reporting...
US-7,925,594 System and method for providing framework for business process improvement
A method for developing a process roadmap for a business system is disclosed. The method includes identifying a business process and determining business goals...
US-7,925,567 System and method for business to investor exchange for raising capital and for creating a secondary market for...
The present invention creates a secondary market in private equities by auctioning venture-backed private equities over the Internet to qualified investors....
US-7,925,557 Cost analysis and reduction tool
Disclosed are systems and related methods for performing cost reduction analyses, and selecting and implementing appropriate cost reduction programs. The...
US-7,925,547 Method of configuring a personalized consumer rating area
A method of configuring a personalized geographical area for a user. An electronic system for providing a geographical-based service (e.g., a business...
US-7,925,517 Entity validation framework
A method is provided for validating one entity, say a business or job applicant, for another entity (the requesting entity), say another business, that includes...
US-7,924,769 Communication apparatus, communication control unit, communication method and computer-readable storage medium
A communication apparatus makes a wireless communication with a communication control unit that is coupled to a network. The communication apparatus includes a...
US-7,921,232 System using internet application for automatically monitoring image-forming device and sharing collected...
A method and system for monitoring, controlling and diagnosing operation of a machine such as a business office machine including a facsimile machine, a copier,...
US-7,921,137 Methods and systems for providing semantic primitives
Methods and systems consistent with certain aspects of the present invention may manage the generation, modification, and publication of documents. In one...
US-7,921,118 Methods and systems for developing market intelligence
Methods and systems are provided for characterizing market distribution for a business having multiple business representatives. The business is considered to...
US-7,921,115 System and method for improving resolution of channel data
Disclosed are methods for processing distribution channel data integrating business information with geographic data to produce integrated data, wherein the...
US-7,921,075 Generic sequencing service for business integration
A computer implemented method, data processing system, and computer program product for providing a generic sequencing service for ordering processing requests...
US-7,921,031 Custom survey generation method and system
A custom survey generation method and system. The system comprises a computing apparatus comprising a list of business processes, reporting outcomes, and groups...
US-7,921,024 IT service management technology enablement
Disclosed are a method and system for transforming organizations from a supply driven to service oriented, demand driven IT organization. The IT Service...
US-7,920,518 System and method for concurrently utilizing multiple system identifiers
System and method for providing access to multiple wireless service providers (WSPs) on a shared network infrastructure. The system includes a plurality of...
US-7,917,754 Method and apparatus for linking businesses to potential customers through a trusted source network
In accordance with one embodiment, a method and apparatus for linking businesses to customers through a trusted source network includes creating and providing an...
US-7,917,719 Portable module interface with timeout prevention by dummy blocks
Methods and systems for working around the timeout limitations of physical interface standards for detachable modules. By use of dummy data blocks to keep the...
US-7,917,457 Knowledge extraction and abstraction
The present disclosure includes a system and method for learning (or discovering and extracting) business knowledge from a collection of source code. The...
US-7,917,407 Computer-implemented system and method for defining architecture of a computer system
A method of determining a computer system is provided. The method comprises categorizing the criticality level of each application based on a business impact...
US-7,917,391 Integrated marketing portal for businesses
A method for creating solicitations based on geolocalization and observation. At remote terminal, a need is identified and a solicitation based on that need is...
US-7,917,383 Method and system for boosting the average revenue per user of products or services
An enhanced business reporting methodology and system architecture provide a way to receive, store, and manipulate customer and revenue data to increase average...
US-7,917,382 Integration of visualizations, reports, and data
A method of graphically displaying the path of a customer traversing a web site and related business data is described. The method includes receiving a user...
US-7,916,900 Identity kit
An improved method of collecting identifying information (such as samples and data) from a subject to facilitate later identification of said subject....
US-7,916,755 Methods and apparatus for selecting digital coding/decoding technology for programming and data delivery
Methods and apparatus for selecting digital coding and/or decoding technology for programming and data delivery over, e.g., a content-based network. In one...
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...
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