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Electronic credentials verification and management system
A credentials record system that creates and maintains all personnel data electronically is disclosed. The system captures personnel background data, such as...
Inmate management and call processing systems and methods
Disclosed are systems and methods that provide centralized or nodal inmate management and telephone call processing capabilities to controlled environment...
Methods for automatic group switching according to a resource plan
A resource scheduler is provided for allocating a computer system resource to database management system (DBMS) processes. The resource scheduler operates...
Application manager for monitoring and recovery of software based
A constant monitoring and recovery system that enables the measurement of task usage/metrics and performance of software-based business applications. These...
Information lifecycle managing system and its data arrangement determining
Even when information lifecycle management is applied to management object data of a database management system, inquiry service performance offered by the...
Self-managing database architecture
An intelligent database infrastructure wherein the management of all database components is performed by and within the database itself by integrating management...
Methods to integrate user-defined operations into a database
Systems, methods, and computer products that support techniques associated with highly reliable transaction protocol semantics in databases. Such techniques...
Method and system of database management with shared area
Database processing including processing for a shared table is efficiently executed. Processing for a database including a shared table which can be referred to...
System and methods for valuing and managing the risk of credit instrument
The present invention relates generally to a system of components, comprising an integrated architecture, which supports calibration of financial models, and the...
Parts list system used for part number management and method for preparing
A parts list system used for part number management is composed of a parts table database and a parts list controller. The parts table database includes a parts...
Network based system and method for marketing management
A marketing management method and a system to manage interactions, develop base line for the current performance, analyzing various marketing strategies and...
Device and methods for secure transactions
Embodiments of the present invention provide users with apparatus and methods for managing user data and for making and accepting payments. A system for enabling...
Image data management apparatus
Property information of image data sets managed in an image data management apparatus can be dealt with according to a characteristic thereof, while efficiency...
Method and apparatus for affinity of users to application servers
A method and apparatus route hypertext protocol requests to one of a plurality of application servers, which share a database through a backend database...
System and method for synchronizing the configuration of distributed
network management applications
A change management system to synchronize the configuration of network management applications. Traditional network management systems are maintained by...
Storing and retrieving objects on a computer network in a distributed
A distributed, object-oriented database engine utilizing independent, intelligent processing nodes as a cooperative, massively parallel system with redundancy...
System and method for a hierarchical database management system for
educational training and competency testing...
A hierarchical database system and method is provided for providing data to populate a simulated computer environment. The data is organized according to a data...
Recording medium in which document management program is stored, document
management method, and document...
The present invention provides a recording medium readable by a computer, the recording medium storing a document management program executable by the computer...
System and method for optimizing federated and ETL'd databases having
multidimensionally constrained data
Method, system, and program product for configuring and using a federated database management system. The design of the metadata and queries includes the steps...
Apparatus and method for searching structured documents
A synonym search section searches a synonym dictionary for synonym group identifiers indicating synonym groups to which tags included in first ...
Asynchronous task for energy cost aware database query optimization
This is an example of a new method for optimization of database queries which uses an asynchronous task which keeps the most current status of the database...
Method for increasing system resource availability in database management
A transactional database server is accessible by applications. Applications indicate whether access is made using an online protocol. Where the database server...
Method and apparatus for a cryptographically assisted commercial network
system designed to facilitate and...
The present invention is an expert matching method and apparatus for managing communications between an expert having particular qualifications and an end user...
Content access control system for a mobile communication network
The content access control system has a content permissions field in the Home Location Register database for each mobile subscriber. The content permissions data...
Method for managing data in an automatic call distribution system
A method for managing CTI data in an automatic call distribution ACD is described. In this case, caller data is determined by a call center forwarding CCR and/or...
Emergency contact system and method
A system and method for managing crisis communication are disclosed. A contact database holds information used to deliver broadcast messages to selected...
Method and apparatus for scrip distribution and management permitting
redistribution of issued scrip
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for transferring credits from one gaming device to another via the use of coded scrip is disclosed. The method...
Method and system for no downtime, initial data upload for real-time,
continuous data protection
A data management system or "DMS" provides an automated, continuous, real-time, substantially no downtime data protection service to one or more data sources...
Encrypted table indexes and searching encrypted tables
The present invention teaches a variety of methods for building and searching secure, indexed database tables. Sensitive portions of the database tables and...
Architecture and design for central authentication and authorization in an
on-demand utility environment
A Centralized Authentication & Authorization (CAA) system that facilitates secure communication between service clients and service providers. CAA comprises a...
System and method for reorganizing a database
A method and system presents an online reorganization of at least a portion of a database. The database includes a plurality of rows stored in a plurality of...
Key sequenced clustered I/O in a database management system
A system, method, apparatus, means and computer program code for writing data includes identifying a plurality of pages to be written to a data volume, each page...
Replication system, method and program for replicating a plurality of
databases into a replica database
Data of a plurality of master tables can be replicated in one replica table. A job to access a plurality of tables can be executed by accessing one replica...
XML storage solution and data interchange file format structure
A relational database management system having an XML storage implementation to reduce overhead associated with consuming data from multiple data providers,...
System and method for managing multiple application server clusters using
a hierarchical data object and a...
A system and method for managing a plurality of server nodes. In one embodiment, the server nodes are organized as "instances." Each instance includes a group of...
Systems and methods for administering return sweep accounts
Novel systems and methods for managing a plurality of client demand accounts so as to allow a banking institution to retain client deposits on the bank's balance...
System for selling commodities and method thereof
An employee of a company that has concluded a commodity-sales-to-employees contract with a seller accesses a sales system using a dedicated URL. A certification...
Dynamic product tracking system using RFID
A dynamic product tracking system uses RFID (radio frequency identification) to provide real time updates regarding item-level product movements, enriches the...
System and method for tracking surgical assets
A system and method for identifying, locating, and managing inventory of sterilized medical devices located within a sealed sterilization case in preparation for...
Hierarchical management of the dynamic allocation of resources in a
Approaches are used for efficiently and effectively managing the dynamic allocation of resources of multi-node database systems between services provided by the...
Network-based information management
The invention relates to a network component comprising one, two or more server units 12, 14. Each server unit 12, 14 serves a group of distributed network...
Rules engine for managing virtual logical units in a storage network
A rules engine is provided to enhance management capability in storage area networks and particularly within storage switches. Resulting state and status...
Event database management method and system for network event reporting
Improved and more efficient techniques are described for reducing the amount of work that needs to be performed by a database in a computer network in order to...
Remote control system for home appliance network and method for operating
Disclosed are a remote control system for a home appliance network and a method for operating the same. The system includes a wired and wireless Internet...
Extension of XQuery in a high performance XML/XQuery database
A system for extension of XQuery in a binary object XML repository includes XQuery interpreter capabilities for implementing the XQuery language in the binary...
Computerized national online parcel-level map data portal
A National Online Parcel-Level Map Data Portal (NPDP) is provided that optimizes online delivery of parcel-level maps and linked attribute data. To do this, the...
System, method, and program product for optimizing a research and grant
Method, system, and program product for managing research grants. This is done by capturing at least one grant description into a database. Next one or more of...
System and method for dynamic management of business processes
A computerized system is provided for modeling a business process, the computerized system comprising a web server and a database server. The web server...
Internet-based system for managing and delivering consumer product
information to consumers at web-based...
An Internet-based consumer product marketing communication system which comprises a first Internet-enabled subsystem for enabling the vendor's brand marketing...
Externalized metric calculation engine
Calculating, detecting, observing, and validating operating characteristics, conditions, and metrics, especially quality of service metrics, of a system. The...