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US-7,734,521 Networked method and system for creating and settling financial instruments
A financial instrument is provided that enables investors to invest in depositary receipts based on underlying non-domestic shares of a foreign business entity...
US-7,734,501 Method of selling commodities and sharing sales profits using internet
The present invention relates, in general, to a method of selling commodities and sharing sales profits using the Internet and, more particularly, to a method of...
US-7,733,884 Systems and methods for exposing functionality with strict access controls
A service provider system connects to systems associated with a group of business-partners. Each of the business-partners sells services, of an extensible set of...
US-7,733,703 Method for non-volatile memory with background data latch caching during read operations
Part of the latency from memory read or write operations is for data to be input to or output from the data latches of the memory via an I/O bus. Methods and...
US-7,730,528 Intelligent secure data manipulation apparatus and method
A data manipulation appliance can be installed or plugged into a computer network between business partners, and can perform many of the difficult and tedious...
US-7,730,412 System and method for model-based user interface using transformation nodes
Methods and systems to include transformation nodes in a business system are provided. A transformation node may provide controlled redundancy of data within the...
US-7,730,172 Method and apparatus for reactive and deliberative service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,730,169 Business method and system for serving third party software applications
A method and system for serving software applications to remote clients across the interne, for example, is disclosed that preferably utilizes standard, SMB...
US-7,730,120 Systems and methods for clickstream analysis to modify an off-line business process involvng cross promotion
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-7,730,089 Method and system for providing remote access to the facilities of a server computer
A method and system for providing remote access to the facilities of a server computer are provided. A site integration application programming interface at a...
US-7,730,023 Apparatus and method for strategy map validation and visualization
A computer-readable medium to direct a computer to function in a specified manner includes executable instructions to construct a strategy map characterizing a...
US-7,729,980 Systems and associated methods for providing projected incentive based loans
An incentive based loan method and related system provides a loan to a purchaser in association with the purchase of goods or services. An amount of purchases to...
US-7,729,964 Methods and systems for anomaly detection in small datasets
A technique for detecting anomalous values in a small set of financial metrics makes use of context data that is determined based upon the characteristics of the...
US-7,729,922 Dynamic interface between BPSS conversation management and local business management
The present invention relates to devices and methods that coordinate an external conversation process between entities with an internal workflow of one of the...
US-7,729,850 System and method of providing real-time road construction information for vehicle trip planning
A business system that allows vehicle telematics and other trip planning systems to be updated with latest road construction information. This information can be...
US-7,729,709 Location dependent commercial messaging
A system and method is disclosed for promoting offered products and services to a plurality of mobile device users. The method generally comprises the steps of...
US-7,729,338 Telecommunications provider agent
The invention is a provider agent product and method that operates as a software interface between a telephony card and a session manager in an advanced...
US-7,727,087 Method for conducting business on the golf course incorporating the use of golf ball markers
A method of promoting business on a golf course using golf ball position markers including the steps of: providing replacement golf ball markers mountable on...
US-7,726,560 System and method for managing information of accounts
Information such as financial information related to one or more accounts of one or more business units is compiled. The compiled information is converted into a...
US-7,725,907 Default value initialization of business objects
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, provided default values for business objects. In one exemplary embodiment, there is provided a method...
US-7,725,606 Method and apparatus for two phase structured message to tagged message translation
An aspect of the present invention includes a method and device for translating a structured message into a context tagged, XML message. A two step translation...
US-7,725,571 Method and apparatus for service analysis in service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,725,570 Method and apparatus for component to service mapping in service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,725,394 Method and system for conducting transactions with oligopolistic entities
A method for conducting a business transaction using a payment processing network is disclosed. The method includes sending an authorization request message...
US-7,725,368 Method of selling and activating consumer products and services
A business method for products and services. The business model provides for retail purchase of a product or service. The product or service is then transported...
US-7,725,343 Activity based cost modeling
A computer system, computer-readable medium and a method for performing activity based cost modeling. A cost object array has dimensions defined by weight arrays...
US-7,725,331 System and method for implementing a global master patient index
Separate computer systems may participate in a Health Data Network (HDN) such that the computer systems are linked so as to share various types of ...
US-7,725,325 System, computer program product and method of correlating safety solutions with business climate
A system, computer program product and method of correlating safety solutions implemented in a facility with the facility's business climate are provided. The...
US-7,724,890 Focused retrieval of selected data in a call center environment
A method, program product and system for retrieving customer data in a call center environment, includes completing a connection between a customer and a call...
US-7,724,884 Method and apparatus for notifying called and/or calling parties of a call placement
A method and apparatus for providing email notification for called and/or calling parties of a call placement are disclosed. The method enables a packet network...
US-7,722,288 Method of installing a synthetic grass system
A drainage system for use with a synthetic grass surface, the system having a base having a center portion with a first depth and a perimeter channel with a...
US-7,720,967 Method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues during channel program execution
An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to a method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues by a channel in a fibre optic switch...
US-7,720,886 System for generating an information catalog
A computer system and computer program product for generating and displaying an information catalog relating to a business model. The method includes accessing...
US-7,720,879 Methods of using an integrated development environment to configure business applications
An interactive configuration environment consistent with the present invention integrates and displays a table-based business application using a single,...
US-7,720,863 Security view-based, external enforcement of business application security rules
A method, system and computer program are useful for enforcement of business application security rules in connection with applications external to the business...
US-7,720,795 Digital cockpit
A method for communicating information for pre-defined metrics management of business metrics uses a system including a server and at least one user accessible...
US-7,720,794 Identifying resource and data instances in management systems
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business whereby managed resources and/or data are identified using a model based on...
US-7,720,789 System and method of member unique names
A member unique name (MUN) structure and MUN translation system and method are provided. The MUN structure comprises a canonical business key for uniquely...
US-7,720,737 Anonymous respondent method for evaluating business performance
A system for providing accurate, quantifiable and reproducible assessments of an organization's performance based on predetermined criteria. The system includes...
US-7,720,715 Method and system for providing retail-item purchasing data in a computer network environment
A method and system for communicating retail-item-purchasing data in a computer network environment is provided. Commute information is leveraged to provide...
US-7,720,668 System and method for scheduling token arrival in a business process simulation
A business process simulation system for scheduling token arrival in a business process simulation is provided. The system includes a frequency module for...
US-7,720,634 Apparatus and method for automatically improving a set of initial return on investment calculator templates
A method for updating the return on investment (ROI) templates used by business consultants. The present invention comprises a Template Evaluation Program (TEP)...
US-7,720,596 Electronic guide system, contents server for electronic guide system, portable electronic guide device, and...
Tour guide contents utilized by a user at a travel destination consist of guide information including POI information, map data and the like, and user...
US-7,720,551 Coordinating service performance and application placement management
Apparatus, systems and methods for service and/or business for coordinating tasks of performance management and application placement management in a dynamic...
US-7,720,102 Method of providing enterprise wireless communication method for intergrated residential and business services
The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution method that integrates a wireless access system/service in the residence, SOHO, business...
US-7,720,073 System and/or method for bidding
Disclosed are systems and/or apparatuses of transmitting digital objects to a destination. In particular, disclosed are systems and/or apparatuses of...
US-7,717,340 Enabling the use of machine-readable codes
Methods and apparatus, including computer systems and program products, for enabling the use of machine-readable codes. A computer program receives data...
US-7,716,343 System and method for operating a networked software application on a network with sporadic connectivity
A system and method for operating a networked software application on a network with sporadic connectivity is disclosed. A user may create in a client...
US-7,716,278 Context and action-based application design
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for context and action-based application design. A method for implementing a business application...
US-7,716,254 System for modeling architecture for business systems and methods thereof
A system and method for generating architecture for a business system is disclosed. The method comprises, in one embodiment, modeling a plurality of viewpoints...
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