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US-7,818,353 Methods and apparatus for processing a context change request
A method and apparatus for use in a computer system comprising at least two software applications sharing context, wherein a context change may be requested by a...
US-7,818,344 System and method for providing nested types for content management
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for providing nested variables in a content management system. These mechanisms and...
US-7,818,342 Tracking usage of data elements in electronic business communications
A computer program product that is tangibly embodied in an information carrier is described. The computer program product includes instructions that, when...
US-7,818,307 System and method of providing electronic access to one or more documents
The present invention provides a system and method of providing electronic access to one or more documents. In one embodiment, a storage device retains...
US-7,818,285 System and method of using a sales management system to generate printed products
Information stored in a corporate database is monitored and used to determine when certain business-related events have occurred. Event information is...
US-7,818,277 Methods and apparatus for business rules authoring and operation employing a customizable vocabulary
In one embodiment, a method comprises creating at least one individualized language resource, creating at least one individualized language rule referencing at...
US-7,818,225 Financial instrument and related business method
A financial instrument of an entity and a related business method. The financial instrument includes: a conventional investment instrument; a penalty feature...
US-7,818,218 Systems and methods for providing community based catalogs and/or community based on-line services
A buying community is established by discerning customers having the same or similar business types. The business type of a customer may be discerned from a...
US-7,818,195 Method, system and program product for reporting a call level view of a customer interaction with a contact center
A method and program product for reporting a call level view of a customer interaction with a contact center is provided. The method includes pulling data...
US-7,818,152 Computerized method and system for maturity assessment of business processes
A computer implemented method and system for comparative analysis of business processes, in particular for process maturity evaluation. A process vitality index...
US-7,818,150 Method for building enterprise scalability models from load test and trace test data
A method is disclosed that preparing a discrete event simulation model of a production network is provided including a client and a plurality of servers...
US-7,817,981 System and method for deploying application programs
A communication system includes a development sector for registering a plurality of wireless devices, a business sector for controlling utilization of an...
US-7,815,114 Dynamic discount card tied to price curves and group discounts
Systems and/or methods are disclosed for interacting with a multiple criteria buying and/or selling system to conduct business electronically. A dynamic discount...
US-7,815,106 Multidimensional transaction fraud detection system and method
A system and method for detecting transaction anomalies and information reflecting potential fraudulent activities is disclosed. Data is collected from...
US-7,814,459 System and method for automated on demand replication setup
A method of automatic replication setup is disclosed. The method allows the business application user to focus on the requirements posed by the business...
US-7,814,435 Method and apparatus for displaying local brand icons for navigation system
A method and apparatus for a navigation system displays local brand icons in such a way that a user not familiar with the local brand icons can tell the types of...
US-7,814,139 Systems and methods for clickstream analysis to modify an off-line business process involving forecasting demand
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-7,814,125 Methods for facilitating application development
Application development is facilitated by initializing a page token in response to receiving a request. The page token comprises an abstract model component...
US-7,814,101 Term database extension for label system
A method stores, uses and suggests terms in a business solution software program having multiple languages. Instead of only searching for a general use of a term...
US-7,814,093 Method and system for building a report for execution against a data store
A data query and reporting method and system are provided. The method and system allow non-technical computer users to build and execute complex database...
US-7,814,030 Systems and methods for managing enterprise IT support planning
An integrated enterprise IT architecture planning system and method of planning the IT support of the enterprise business architecture that is based on a central...
US-7,813,981 Apparatus and method for simulating an analytic value chain
A computer-implemented simulator models the entire analytic value chain so that data generation, model fitting and strategy optimization are an integral part of...
US-7,813,978 Methods and systems for managing and approving legal expenses
A method for tracking and approving legal expenses incurred by a business entity using a legal budgeting computer system is provided. The method includes...
US-7,813,963 Interactive electronic desktop action method and system for executing a transaction
A method and system are disclosed for increasing the yield of response to an electronic solicitation to take action by presenting direct action links within the...
US-7,813,955 System and method for networked loyalty program
The present invention provides a system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to...
US-7,813,947 Systems and methods for optimizing business processes, complying with regulations, and identifying threat and...
Methods and systems for optimizing business processes, complying with governmental regulations, and identifying threat and vulnerability risks for an enterprise...
US-7,813,945 System and process for multivariate adaptive regression splines classification for insurance underwriting...
A method and system for automating the decision-making process used in underwriting of insurance applications is described. While this approach is demonstrated...
US-7,813,871 Methods and systems for aircraft departure enhanced situational awareness and recovery
A method for providing an enterprise with a situational awareness for conditions related to aircraft departure is described. The method includes receiving data...
US-7,813,357 Regional service by phone
A method is provided to communicate regional services to a telephone gateway device over a public computer network. The method includes a distribution server...
US-7,812,986 System and methods for use of voice mail and email in a mixed media environment
A mixed media reality (MMR) system includes an MMR user, a MMR computer, a user printer that produces a printed document, a networked media server, an office...
US-7,809,771 Automatic reduction of table memory footprint using column cardinality information
In a business system, one or more methods can be used to reduce an amount of redundancy in the storage of data. One implementation includes a method of reducing...
US-7,809,754 Method and computer program product for generating a lightweight ontological data model
A method, computer program product, and a data processing system for representing service relationships of a business process. A plurality of services are read,...
US-7,809,622 Method and system for generating an employment metric
A method for generating an employment metric involves obtaining employer payroll data from multiple business applications and obtaining personal income data from...
US-7,809,602 Computer-implemented system and method for measuring and reporting business intelligence based on comments...
According to one embodiment, a computer-implemented method for measuring and reporting business intelligence based on comments collected from web page users...
US-7,809,600 Method and system for business planning via a communications network
A method and system for business planning via a communications network includes automated electronic communication procedures for managing the exchange of goods,...
US-7,809,597 Progressive refinement model for business processes
In one embodiment, a method for refining a business process model includes receiving business process data pertaining to a first phase of a business process...
US-7,809,587 Rapid business support of insured property using image analysis
A method of providing rapid business support of insured property using image analysis can include the step of receiving at least one digital image of damaged...
US-7,809,582 System and method for providing a consistent visual appearance to output generated by multiple applications
The techniques and mechanisms described herein are directed to a method for creating an identity that defines a visual appearance for output generated by...
US-7,809,153 System and method for assessment of health risks and visualization of weight loss and muscle gain
The present system combines image morphing technology, exercise programming, supplement sales, and motivational techniques into one product. Users begin by...
US-7,808,928 Testing user terminal status
A network system and method of testing the terminal status so as to acquire the link status of the wired/wireless terminals associated to the VoIP-based network...
US-7,808,681 Portable photocopy apparatus and method of use
An apparatus and methods for copying documents, especially to a personal, portable and foldable document copier that can identify the presence of a new document...
US-7,808,378 Alert notification system and method for neighborhood and like groups
An alert notification system and method for neighborhood, business, work location, community and other groups for broadcasting an alert message from one member...
US-RE41,803 Operations method of providing wireless communication service and network and system for delivering same
The present invention is directed to an improved operations method for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-RE41,802 Missed call notification to cellular telephone using short text messaging
A system for and method of providing Short Message Service (SMS) message notification to a cellular telephone customer regarding missed incoming calls that are...
US-7,805,330 System and method for cross-selling products and services across an enterprise
A system for cross-selling products and/or services across an enterprise comprising an enterprise-level decision engine and a plurality of line-of-business...
US-7,804,917 Clear channel assessment method and system for ultra wideband OFDM
An ultra-wideband clear channel assessment system uses a double-window energy technique for energy detection, which indicates a clear or busy channel.
US-7,804,530 Picture taking method and apparatus
Method and apparatus is disclosed to enhance the quality and usefulness of picture taking and other image acquisition for pleasure or business purposes. In a...
US-7,802,765 Wall structure mounted retention device
Retention devices and methods are disclosed that are mounted to the surface of a wall structure such as a wall surface or surfaces or a framing construction. The...
US-7,802,264 Method and system for implementing a databus in a global ecosystem of interrelated services
In accordance with an exemplary embodiment of the present invention, a DataBus data management architecture is presented for the NewWave service platform. It...
US-7,802,194 Business query language
Methods and apparatuses enable providing a structured business query interface to receive a structured business query. The interface can be provided as an...
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