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Methods and apparatus for electronic reporting of mortgage delinquency
Techniques for managing mortgage delinquency information are described. A system for managing and reporting mortgage delinquency information according to an...
Method and apparatus for managing a virtual portfolio of investment
A method of managing financial object(s), on a computer, including but not limited to managing a virtual portfolio of the objects where the portfolio may include...
Integrated investment management system with network datafeed
An investment management system in communication with a data vendor and an accounting system. The system includes an application server, the application server...
Parts management system and method and parts management program and
A parts management system which is capable of preventing use of a non-conforming part. A first computer for a user has component parts for an apparatus,...
Apparatus and method of managing vehicle maintenance information in a
A mobile apparatus having car care book function in a mobile terminal. The apparatus includes a database for managing vehicle information, repair record and...
System for managing paper supplies in a population of printers and copiers
A method of operating a printer comprising at least one tray for retaining print media comprises reading a code associated with a quantity of print media, and...
System and method for providing centralized emergency management
A system and method for management of emergencies. The system includes a database containing procedures for addressing specific emergencies, an input system...
Method and apparatus for secure printing using facial recognition of a
print job sent by the user over a...
An information output system includes a user terminal that issues a print job containing print data, a management server that receives and stores the print job,...
Method and apparatus for managing calendar information from a shared
database and managing calendar information...
A method and system for synchronizing and using calendar information from a shared database is disclosed. Calendar information can be stored in a shared...
Method and apparatus for power management
An electronic device includes a processor configured to run a plurality of applications, a power supply coupled to the processor, and a database coupled to the...
Parts list system for managing parts used for unit and a method of
preparing a parts list
A parts list system includes a figure generator, a information database, a figure controller, a part table database and a part table controller. The figure...
Query condition building using predefined query objects
A method, system and article of manufacture for query processing and, more particularly, for managing execution of a query against data in a database. One...
Support apparatus, method and system for real time operations and
An apparatus, system and method for facilitating decision-making in connection with management of enterprise assets are disclosed. A real time expert decision...
System for identifying an individual and managing an account
The present invention provides a method for managing an account for an unidentified individual by communicating with the unidentified individual who is using a...
Methods and apparatus facilitating efficient display of data
A display function associated with a storage area network manager process initiates display of a respective hierarchical tree including elements of a storage...
Customer solicitation support system and information provision server
The customer solicitation support system includes: a portable apparatus carried by a customer; a plurality of client computers installed in shops; and a server...
Method for circulating an electronic gift certificate in online and
Disclosed is an electronic gift certificate circulating method for a gift certificate service system including a gift certificate database and a gift certificate...
Knowledge base system for an equipment market
A system and method for managing and processing supply and demand information in an equipment market comprises a business logic engine, a database and interface...
System and method for authorizing stored value card transactions
A computer-implemented method for processing a stored-value card transaction request in a card data management system is presented. The management system has a...
Method and apparatus for encrypted unicast group communication
A process for managing encrypted group communication according to a single security association (SA) for network traffic from a sender includes receiving a...
Database management system with rebalance architectures
A database system for storing table data as divided in a plurality of storages has a processing request acceptance section and an execution section which, at the...
Computer-implemented system for managing a database system with structured
In a computer-implemented system for managing a database system with structured data records, two internal databases separate from one another are maintained, an...
Methods and apparatus for managing contents of a database
Techniques herein involve anticipating the application of a command to modify objects having associated object data stored in a relational database. Prior to...
Distributed database systems and methods
Systems and methods for distributed database management are disclosed. In an embodiment, a method of accessing information in a distributed database system...
Extensible and automatically replicating server farm configuration
An extensible and automatically replicating server farm configuration management infrastructure is provided. A centralized configuration database stores all...
Method for analyzing, deconstructing, reconstructing, and repurposing
A system and method are disclosed for analyzing, deconstructing, reconstructing, and repurposing rhetorical content. A system that incorporates teachings of the...
Methods and system for creating voice files using a VoiceXML application
Methods and systems for automating the assembly or creation of audio files for providing to listeners or for use in voice interactive services are provided. A...
Interactive management of storefront purchases
Briefly described, one embodiment of the system, among others, includes a media server configured to transfer storefront interface data to a client device, where...
System and method for issuing and managing a plurality of credit card
A system and method for issuing and managing a plurality of credit cards are provided. The system and method enables a merchant to sign up customers for their...
Method and apparatus for managing Internet transactions
The object-oriented approach used by the present invention provides the ability to develop and manage Internet transactions. Local applications can be accessed...
Automatic pruning of orphaned objects from directory services and other
In view of the foregoing, the present invention provides a method and system for improving the operating system to provide benefits to a variety of database...
Hierarchical storage management of metadata
Provided are techniques for accessing information. A partial key index is created, wherein the partial key index includes one or more partial key index (PKI)...
System and method for query management in a database management system
A system, method and computer program product for managing database query execution using control point policies that can (1) defined, (2) applied to a sphere of...
Prescription management system
An electronic prescription creation system for use by professional prescribers at the point of care has a prescription division subsystem permitting creation of...
Smart resync of data between a network management system and a network
Network recovery of multiple NEs, such as at NMS restart, or at re-establishment of communication after loss of communication with the NMS that provides reduced...
Use of database schema for fraud prevention and policy compliance
A network traffic manager detects an attempt by a computer to communicate with a remote site over a computer network. The network traffic manager queries a...
Standard operating procedure automation in database administration
A plurality of modules and/or engines to manage the operation and health of a plurality of databases through the use of standard operating procedures (SOPs)....
Cache abstraction for modeling database performance
A method for modeling a database management system involving receiving a query, computing a hit rate value associated with a cache, wherein the hit rate value is...
Emulation of a balanced hierarchy from a nonbalanced hierarchy
A computer based method and system is described for transforming a portion of a multidimensional database to a form compatible with a relational database...
Utilizing LDAP directories for application access control and
Lightweight LDAP Access Control for authorization and personalization integrates with a directory service for defining sessions for users and groups without...
Method for file system security by controlling access to the file system
resources using externally stored...
The present invention is an algorithm that manages the ability of a user or software program to access certain protected file resources. This invention describes...
Method and apparatus for adaptive service label management
Multiple service label types may be used in a given network element to optimize scalability of the data plane, minimize overhead associated with service label...
Cookie management systems and methods
A cookie management system serves as a central storage location for information and other data on users. A user's machine contains a cookie having a key and the...
Transfering database workload among multiple database systems
A system includes at least two database systems that both store a common portion of a relational database and that are configured to share in execution of a...
Method and system for data processing with data replication for the same
To guarantee that contents of an update by a transaction in a parallel database management system. A database management system includes a replica database...
Incremental evaluation of complex event-condition-action rules in a
In the scenario in which a rule set is defined for composite events, instances of the associated primitive events are added to a database-centric rules engine...
Integration of a non-relational query language with a relational data
A system and/or methodology that employs a non-relational (e.g., XML (extensible markup language)) query language to access stored procedures employed in...
Generating a labeled hierarchy of mutually disjoint categories from a set
of query results
At least one implementation of database management technology, described herein, utilizes categorization of query results when querying a relational database in...
Distributed meta data management middleware
A meta data management system for use with a surveillance system includes a user interface that allows users to define rules to manage meta data from distributed...
Building management system
A building management system for one or more buildings, having a processor and a display for showing a model of a building being managed. The model may be shown...