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US-7,899,835 Method and system for reviewing business activity of a business entity
A method of reviewing business activity data of a business entity includes maintaining ticket records for a plurality of human-implemented jobs performed at a...
US-7,899,820 Apparatus and method for transporting business intelligence objects between business intelligence systems
A computer readable medium includes executable instructions to create a first export file that defines attributes and relationships associated with a first...
US-7,899,787 Object-oriented system and method using shadowing object for approval control
The present invention describes a technique for using shadowing object for approval control in an object-oriented software environment. The technique calls a...
US-7,899,762 Apparatus, method, and computer program product providing improved identification of suspect entries in...
The exemplary embodiments of the invention provide apparatus, systems, methods and computer program products for scoring entities in order to use the scoring for...
US-7,899,732 Rules management systems and methods
A method of providing bankcard services includes receiving at a host computer system information from a client defining an event. The method includes receiving...
US-7,899,725 Enhanced business reporting methodology
Software encoded on a computer-readable medium when executed performs a method for assessing the performance of a company. The method includes receiving...
US-7,899,690 Extended web enabled business to business computer system for rental vehicle services
An Internet enabled, business-to-business computerized transaction system is disclosed in its preferred embodiment for use in providing rental car services for...
US-7,896,253 Method for automatically rectifying business card presentation angle
A method for automatically rectifying business card presentation angle is described. The method is applicable to a mobile electronic device to automatically...
US-7,896,243 Self-service autonomous merchandising machine
A solution for consumer self-service merchandise order placement, payment, and pick up, integrated with a merchant's Internet e-commerce site and with an...
US-7,896,237 Credit card offer and activation system and method
A method and system for providing and activating a credit card and credit line to a consumer. In one embodiment, the system and method include providing the...
US-7,896,230 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-7,895,285 Business to business event communications
A method, system and product is provided for the implementation of business to business event handling mechanisms for use in coarse grain components allowing...
US-7,895,258 Systems and methods for clickstream analysis to modify an off-line business process involving matching a sales...
Methods and systems are provided herein for the analysis of clickstream data of online users. The analysis methods and systems allow for the creation of new...
US-7,895,238 Generating an information catalog for a business model
A method, computer system, computer program product and graphical interface for generating and displaying an information catalog relating to a business model....
US-7,895,226 System and method for translating and executing update requests
Methods and systems for converting standardized, structured update requests into native business object commands are provided. The structured update requests may...
US-7,895,200 IntelligentAdvisor.TM., a contact, calendar, workflow, business method, and intelligence gathering application
The invention is a contact, calendar, workflow, and intelligence gathering application that allows a user, such as a financial advisor to collect, codify and...
US-7,895,152 Method, apparatus and system for business performance monitoring and analysis using metric network
A metric network provides a descriptive model that explicitly expresses the relationships among all metrics of a business enterprise. Performance of each single...
US-7,895,133 Pricing method and system
A pricing method and system. The method includes receiving, by a computing system, data associated with a business. The data comprises a first list of negotiated...
US-7,895,130 Method for tracking and notification or recipient-initiated mail items
A method in which the creation of identifier information is done by the recipient in a convenient fashion and communicated to the mailer. A recipient, such as a...
US-7,895,122 Person-to-person, person-to business and business-to-business financial transaction system
The delivery of a secure method and system of generating person to person, business to business, business to person and person to business transactions involving...
US-7,895,095 System and method for front end business logic and validation
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-7,895,089 Remanufactured part core return process and system
One aspect of the present invention is a computer-implemented method for processing remanufactured part cores. The method includes receiving manufactured part...
US-7,895,075 Method and apparatus for determining an effective media channel to use for advertisement
A method and apparatus for determining the effective of advertising resource in a particular media channel such that one can determine where best to advertise...
US-7,895,072 Methods, system, and articles of manufacture for developing analyzing, and managing initiatives for a business...
A system, method, and article of manufacture is disclosed for developing and managing a the test of a business initiative for a business network including...
US-7,895,070 Providing multiple views of a business process definition to different users
In one embodiment, a method for providing multiple views of a business process definition includes storing a model of a business process, and providing different...
US-7,895,068 Transitive trust network
Methods, data structures, and systems by which entities can efficiently discover, extend, validate and establish business relationships over a digital network...
US-7,894,596 Systems and methods for providing language interpretation
A method and system of providing a language interpretation service is disclosed. A language interpretation number, such as an 811 number, can be provided. The...
US-7,894,458 System and communication method of IP telecommunication network and its application
The present invention provides one kind of IP telecom network system and its realizing method, and a method of building virtual private network and carrying out...
US-7,890,659 Conforming web services to an updated contract
Example embodiments address current problems associated with changes in service contracts by providing automated mechanisms to update portions of an existing...
US-7,890,544 Metadata driven customization of a software-implemented business process
In a method of customizing a software-implemented business process on a mobile computing device, customized metadata defining customizations of the business...
US-7,890,530 Method and system for controlling access to data via a data-centric security model
A method and system for controlling access to data via a data-centric security model. A business data classification scheme is defined as a hierarchy that...
US-7,890,478 Projected business objects
A computer-readable medium including instructions for performing a method for implementing a reusable template entity within a software system. The method...
US-7,890,448 System and method for employing decision activities for providing inferences in a process execution environment
A set of decision activities can be provided to a business process management and design software tool. The tool can be used to define various processes that...
US-7,890,398 Method, system and program for credit risk management utilizing credit limits
Software aggregates and integrates credit exposure and credit data across accounting, trading and operational systems within an organization and generates views...
US-7,890,385 Method, medium, and system for whole product gap analysis
A whole product gap analysis tool assists a user in a business enterprise in identifying deliverables, functional responsibilities and owners, that are required...
US-7,890,371 Method for processing transaction information
A method for processing transaction information is provided according to the present invention. The method enables business vender to provide consumers with...
US-7,890,370 Using alerts to bring attention to in-store information
A method is provided that uses alerts to bring in-store information that is of interest to the attention of team members working in a retail store. To send an...
US-7,890,360 System and method for automated analysis of sourcing agreements and performance
A system and method is provided for sourcing agreement and performance analysis comprising the steps of identifying scenarios for material requirements,...
US-7,890,326 Business listing search
A method of operating a voice-enabled business directory search system includes selecting a subset of speech recognition language models from a larger set of...
US-7,890,309 System and method for analyzing a business process integration and management (BPIM) solution
A system for analyzing a business process integration and management (BPIM) solution includes an assembler which assembles a plurality of solution artifacts to...
US-7,889,765 Apparatus and methods for utilizing variable rate program streams in a network
Apparatus and methods for transparently using otherwise wasted bandwidth associated with variable-rate program streams to deliver additional content. In one...
US-7,889,719 Method and apparatus for communication channel switch
A method and an apparatus for selecting a communication channel according to usage patterns maintained in a database for multiple communication channels...
US-7,889,649 Method and system for gateway communication
Embodiments of a method and system for gateway communication are disclosed. A rate evaluator may be configured to receive a call packet. A quality of service...
US-7,886,361 Storage-medium processing method, storage-medium processing device, and program
Rental business of content data is adequately performed while preventing a improper use of rights or the like by a user. Rental user key data Kuren1-3, and...
US-7,886,222 Converter-tool for a non-programmer user, to generate a web based application
A method of developing a software prototype for and by a non-programmer user enters user-inputs into a UI in natural language including documentation...
US-7,885,981 System and method for generating automatic user interface for arbitrarily complex or large databases
A software system automatically and dynamically generates a fully functional user interface (UI) based upon, and connected directly to, an underlying data model...
US-7,885,951 Method for embedding a media hotspot within a digital media file
A computer-related and/or business type method is presented for embedding one or more media hotspots within a digital media file and, in response to interaction...
US-7,885,918 Creating a taxonomy from business-oriented metadata content
A method and system is provided for managing business taxonomy. The system comprises an indexing engine for indexing content of source business oriented...
US-7,885,900 Grant management system and method
A web-based grant management application and method is described. Registration information pertaining to a grant requestor is received at a web-based portal. A...
US-7,885,857 Appearel production method and system
A computer-implemented system and method for coordinating apparel production. In preferred embodiments, the invention is a business model and system for the...
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