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US-7,716,141 Method for providing an industry report
A method for providing business information comprises receiving a request, a selected industry, and a selected region, then generating report data, and providing...
US-7,716,106 Common index securities
A common index fund system and method enables investment in entities that is indexed to a common index, rather than individual company performance. For small...
US-7,716,087 Methods and system of conducting business-to-business operations by registered sellers and buyers using an...
A method for using an internet accessible computer system to conduct business to business operations among a plurality of buyer companies and a plurality of...
US-7,715,857 Methods and systems for enhanced directory assistance using wireless messaging protocols
Directory assistance provides telephone number look up services to callers based on the business or caller name as listed in a telephone directory. In the prior...
US-7,712,054 Populating a table in a business application
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for populating a table in a business application. A computer-implemented method of displaying...
US-7,711,784 Autonomic e-mail processing system and method
Internally within an organization, e-mails are often sent to multiple recipients to request information or ask that a task be performed by one or more, but less...
US-7,711,738 Method, system and computer-readable medium for accessing and retrieving court records, items and documents
Systems, methods and computer-readable media using the Internet for submitting search requests for court case records and retrieving court items or documents...
US-7,711,704 System and method of providing date, arithmetic and other relational functions for OLAP sources
A tabular operation provider is provided for processing a data agnostic business intelligence query with relational operations, herein called a relational query...
US-7,711,697 System and method for producing electronic business information reports and related products
A communication system for producing electronic business information reports comprising: a communication network, a website module, a product fabrication module,...
US-7,711,676 Tracking usage of data elements in electronic business communications
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products for tracking usage of business data elements include receiving an electronic document that includes...
US-7,711,652 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
US-7,711,607 Method and system for deploying a business application
Methods and systems for deploying business applications are provided. A method for deploying a business application includes receiving inputted configuration...
US-7,711,606 Method and computer readable medium for assisting a customer in choosing among commodities
A system and method for assisting a customer in choosing among commodities based on a business profile of the customer that includes asking the customer for a...
US-7,711,596 Business method for integrating and aligning product development and brand strategy
A business method that improves brand identity by effectively allocating product development resources and prioritizing projects based on a systematic approach...
US-7,711,590 Methods and systems to effect comprehensive customer relationship management solutions
Embodiments of the invention provide methods for effecting a desired business solution. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, a plurality of...
US-7,710,870 Method and apparatus for controlling congestion of nodes in ad-hoc network
Provided is a method and apparatus for controlling congestion of a node in an ad-hoc network comprising: classifying a channel state into a busy channel state...
US-7,708,360 Combination printer and its paper
A computer network system and method for printing purchase transaction receipts includes a novel printer physical structure, data structure, and control logic...
US-7,708,200 Fraud risk advisor
A fraudulent business transaction application (FBTA) is provided for monitoring application based fraud. When a consumer supplies account access information in...
US-7,708,196 Modular web-based ASP application for multiple products
A method of providing business information data to a user, including allowing the user unlimited access to interactive, customizable modular applications through...
US-RE41,297 Tone waveform generating method and apparatus based on software
A method of generating a tone waveform using a CPU is provided which prevents or minimizes operational delays of other software processing that is executed...
US-7,707,565 Method for consistent and efficient management of program configuration and customizing data
A computer system and computer program product executing a method for consistent and efficient management of program configuration and customizing data for a...
US-7,707,563 System and method for network-based computing
A network-based computing system that automates, simplifies, and optimizes the compilation, deployment, and execution of an application by any type of a client...
US-7,707,511 Interactive risk management system and method
An interactive risk management system and method for a business or other organization generates a graphic display to the user, through the browser, to display a...
US-7,707,487 Method and system for compliance forms and compliance forms user interface
A method and system for interactive and automated assistance with document (e.g., forms) completion for use in complying with requirements or otherwise...
US-7,707,187 Methods and systems for caching information model nodes
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide a cache manager that monitors access to an information model...
US-7,707,164 System and method for data cleansing
A business information service provides data cleansing to correct and update both domestic and global addresses. A combination of processes generate cleansed...
US-7,707,158 Method and computer program product for enabling dynamic and adaptive business processes through an ontological...
A method, computer program product, and a data processing system for selecting services of a business process for execution is provided. Ontological data is read...
US-7,707,156 Delegation object as a first-class business modeling object
Method and system for partitioning and delivery data using a delegation object is disclosed. The delegation object is a first-class object, and includes a master...
US-7,707,090 Method and system for selecting optimal commodities based upon business profile and preferences
A system and method for assisting a customer in choosing a combination of commodities based on preferences of the customer. A combination is a set of related...
US-7,707,088 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
US-7,707,070 Method and system for dynamic purchase order handling
A method and system are provided for dynamic purchase ordering functionality in a business information system according to one embodiment of the present...
US-7,707,059 Adaptive marketing using insight driven customer interaction
A system and method for adaptive marketing using insight driven customer interaction. The invention uses a closed-loop process for developing insight that may be...
US-7,707,055 Method and system for vendor management
A method and system for managing business transactions, such as mortgages or other financial transactions. A business transaction between an end user and a...
US-7,707,040 Method of generating business intelligence incorporated business process activity forms
A business process management system provides one or more business intelligence (BI) gadgets, each providing a predefined functionality for extracting data from...
US-7,706,964 Inferring road speeds for context-sensitive routing
Sensing, learning, inference, and route analysis methods are described that center on the development and use of models that predict road speeds. In use, the...
US-7,703,071 Method for modeling business transformation
A method for modeling business transformation includes steps of: constructing a first analysis model based on at least one legacy-business-process-model; and...
US-7,703,008 Registry driven interoperability and exchange of documents
The present invention relates to systems and methods for registry driven transformation of a document exchanged between businesses or applications. More...
US-7,702,957 Systems and methods for timer service
The present invention supports container-provided EJB timer service that allows EJB instances dealing with timed events to create and register for a timer, which...
US-7,702,770 Web services enterprise integration with service oriented architecture
A system and method for accessing a business logic module is provided. The system comprises a client that calls an interface to send a stateful message. The...
US-7,702,673 System and methods for creation and use of a mixed media environment
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system and associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes...
US-7,702,652 Method and system for presenting on-line "Yellow Pages", particularly in association with location data
A method for doing business, wherein a web server maintains a commercial subscriber database including a plurality of records each containing data relating to...
US-7,702,639 System, method, software architecture, and business model for an intelligent object based information...
In one aspect, the invention provides an architecture and query and processing methodology, advantageously implemented in software, for an information technology...
US-7,702,638 Systems and methods for off-line modeling a business application
Systems and methods consistent with the invention may analyze a business application's data, operations, and relationships and create a corresponding object...
US-7,702,622 Advanced techniques for SQL generation of performancepoint business rules
Computer-implemented methods and computer-readable storage media are disclosed to facilitate the application of business rules. A rule is received, the rule...
US-7,702,617 System and method for distributed querying and presentation of information from heterogeneous data sources
A method, system, business method, and computer program product for retrieving and organizing networked data, wherein fetch rules and extraction rules enable a...
US-7,702,576 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-7,702,574 Independent research consensus earnings estimates and methods of determining such
Apparatus and methods are described for correlating business relationships and issuing earnings estimates. According to the present invention, an earnings...
US-7,702,561 Automatic method for generating a mathematical program to identify an optimal all-or-nothing bid set for...
A method is provided for identifying a cost-minimizing bid set in a reverse combinatorial auction subject to various business rules for all-or-nothing bundled...
US-7,702,543 Methods and systems for providing a consumer shopping experience whereby the availability of services is indicated
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing a consumer shopping experience. The disclosed systems and methods include receiving a user input and providing,...
US-7,702,532 Method, system and storage medium for utilizing training roadmaps in a call center
Embodiments of the invention relate to a method, system, and storage medium for providing a disciplined approach to business management activities. The method...
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