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US-7,689,475 Distribution control system and method, and server apparatus and its control method
A manufacturer and retailer, which supply and sell articles such as business expendables or the like, stock articles in considerable quantities in their...
US-7,689,463 Multiple supplier system and method for transacting business
A system and method for conducting electronic business between buyers and sellers is provided. The system and method disclose a means for at least one buyer to...
US-7,689,442 Method of generating a graphical display of a business rule with a translation
Methods, systems and carrier media for viewing business rules are disclosed. Components of the business rules may be stored as entries in one or more database...
US-7,689,435 Method and apparatus for creating and managing complex business processes
A method and apparatus are disclosed for managing composite business processes that include multiple trading mechanisms, such as requests for quotes (RFQs),...
US-7,689,404 Method of multilingual speech recognition by reduction to single-language recognizer engine components
In some speech recognition applications, not only the language of the utterance is not known in advance, but also a single utterance may contain words in more...
US-7,689,355 Method and process for enabling advertising via landmark based directions
A method, system, and computer program product that enables a direction service to automatically inform the requester or user of the directions of advertisement...
US-7,689,232 Method of providing call forward of voice and messages and remote phone activation
A method, a combined cellular, PDA communication device and system having specialized software applications for allowing a plurality of combined cellular...
US-7,689,037 System and method for identifying and labeling fields of text associated with scanned business documents
A system for electronically distilling information from a business document uses a network scanner to electronically scan a platen area, having a business...
US-7,688,962 Method and system for preserving service node resources and reducing clipping effect
The present invention provides telephone line subscribers the benefits of simultaneous ringing service without wasting telephone network resources. When a...
US-7,688,960 Method and system for separating business and device logic in a computing network system
The present invention is directed to a method and system for use on a computer for the automated generation of commands or other data to populate tables of a...
US-7,687,934 System and method for managing energy use in an electric vehicle
A method and system for using a secondary energy source with an electric or hybrid vehicle in a way that requires no interaction with the vehicle's on-board...
US-7,686,565 System and method for automated processing of bulk containers
A system and method is used to automatically process the contents of a containers. The contents may be bulk materials used by a business or organization. The...
US-7,685,645 Security containers for document components
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business whereby document components are secured or controlled using "security containers"...
US-7,685,604 Business process execution language (BPEL) application generator for legacy interfaces
A method for capturing and converting legacy applications into a Business Process Execution Language (BPEL) model supporting a Service Oriented Architecture...
US-7,685,568 Service management of a service oriented business framework
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing services by an application server, the method including collecting a request from a...
US-7,685,562 Method and code generator for integrating different enterprise business applications
A method and code generator system for integrating different enterprise business applications is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for integrating a local...
US-7,685,527 Method and apparatus for controlling view navigation in workflow systems
Embodiments of an apparatus, method, and article of manufacture for controlling view navigation in a workflow environment are disclosed herein. View navigation...
US-7,685,280 Populating requests to multiple destinations using a mass request
A method, system and computer program product for communicating requests to multiple destinations in a business transaction are disclosed. A mass request is...
US-7,685,268 Message handling for user interfaces
Generally, systems and methods permit customized delivery of messages to a user depending on the specific requirements of a user interface. A processing layer...
US-7,685,257 Portable thin client for the enterprise workspace
A system and method is provided for designing (or re-architecting) a personal digital assistant (PDA) as a portable thin client of a network. The portable thin...
US-7,685,196 Methods and systems for task-based search model
Methods and systems for a computer-implemented method for managing service requests from a customer by a business entity are provided. The method includes...
US-7,685,127 Database access system, method of accessing a database, and method of designing a database access system
A method for accessing a database is provided. The method includes creating in a design environment a file that defines a metadata. The metadata relates at least...
US-7,685,093 Method and system for comparing attributes such as business names
Embodiments of systems and methods for comparing attributes of a data record are presented herein. Broadly speaking, embodiments of the present invention...
US-7,685,068 Arrangement and method for tele-commerce with client profiles
A system with a transaction operator processor (1) for supporting a business transaction, the business transaction, including at least receiving an order from a...
US-7,685,059 Method and system for a digital automated exchange
A method and system exchanges assets defined as digital automated equities which are objects instantiated with attributes of an asset. Digital automated equities...
US-7,685,010 Concise communication of real-time business information in an enterprise network
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for concisely communicating real-time business information to end users in an enterprise...
US-7,685,008 Account level participation for underwriting components
An account management system has been developed that enables customer or client-related information to be stored, viewed and manipulated in a manner that...
US-7,684,989 Method and system for integrating an interactive voice response system into a host application system
The present invention relates particularly to a method and system for integrating an interactive voice response (IVR) environment into an existing host...
US-7,684,804 Method for providing wireless communication services and network and system for delivering same
The present invention is directed to an improved network and system for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-7,684,349 Method and system for transparently controlling the behavior of service methods in a service oriented architecture
A method and system for transparently controlling infrastructure service methods in a service oriented architecture by enabling a higher level application...
US-7,681,921 Automobile identification labeling and tracking system
A system, method, computer program, and business form that may be used to more quickly, accurately, and efficiently label, identify, track, and inventory new and...
US-7,681,195 System, method, and service for efficient allocation of computing resources among users
A computing resource allocation system allocates hardware and software resources among employees, based upon a combination of the employee level, job function,...
US-7,681,133 Declarative task-based user interfaces
In one embodiment, a method for building wizard-style user interfaces (UIs) for a business task includes identifying a collection of metadata associated with the...
US-7,680,786 Optimization of targeted advertisements based on user profile information
A system and method to facilitate optimization of targeted advertisements based on user profile information are described. A set of event keywords associated...
US-7,680,707 Municipal personal property tax compliance method, system, and computer program product
A method and system for ensuring property tax compliance are disclosed, in order to assist municipalities in achieving high accuracy compliance in the Personal...
US-7,680,705 Method and system for additive bar codes to minimize the size and optimize the function and usability of a bar...
A system and method is provided for automating placement of orders from a catalog that has been JumpCode enabled by inclusion of bar codes. A sequence of...
US-7,680,686 System and methods for business to business price modeling using price change optimization
The present invention relates to business to business market price control and management systems. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems...
US-7,680,681 Shared insurance industry system for non-disruptive enhancement and substitution of insurance transaction...
Apparatus and methods for implementing a new insurance industry business processing system, called a "Shared Industry Platform", are described. A network-based...
US-7,680,329 Character recognition apparatus and character recognition method
A character recognition apparatus generates each character candidate from a character string written in a plurality of character entry boxes written on a sheet...
US-7,680,308 Medical imaging-quality assessment and improvement system (QAISys)
The business method known as QAISys (Quality Assessment and Improvement System) is a process that rates comprehensively and continually the quality of medical...
US-7,680,052 Closed loop resource allocation
Method and apparatus for performing transmission data rate allocation in a high speed wireless communications network. A macro control loop with the network of...
US-7,676,831 Role-based access control management for multiple heterogeneous application components
Embodiments of the present invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to access control and provide a method, system and computer program product for...
US-7,676,569 Method for building enterprise scalability models from production data
The invention provides a method for preparing a discrete event simulation model of a production network including a client and a plurality of servers on a...
US-7,676,518 Clustering for structured data
A system and method for processing data using a bubble clustering algorithm are presented. In the system and method, a set of data is formatted for processing. A...
US-7,676,455 Identifying and/or extracting data in connection with creating or updating a record in a database
The invention provides systems, methods, and computer programs to improve the accuracy and efficiency with which data analysts can use news stories, press...
US-7,676,432 Methods and apparatus for transacting electronic commerce using account hierarchy and locking of accounts
Apparatus and methods are provided for facilitating electronic commerce in an environment in which a service provider handles business transactions between...
US-7,676,429 Credit instrument and system providing multiple services including access to credit services and access to a...
An apparatus and methods for a card that allows a cardholder to set up auto-charge payment of dues and fees to a series of clubs, merchants or service providers....
US-7,676,425 Method and system for providing flexible financing
Methods and systems for providing flexible financing are disclosed. In one embodiment, the present invention relates to a business card product with a customer...
US-7,676,407 Method and apparatus for account payable matching for an online purchasing system
Systems and methods are provided for an online purchasing system. In one embodiment, the online system includes business logic for approving a purchase...
US-7,676,387 Graphical display of business rules
Methods, systems and carrier media for viewing business rules are disclosed. Components of the business rules may be stored as entries in one or more database...
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