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Automated newspaper rack inventory and alert management system
The present invention describes various methods and apparatus to increase efficiency and sales of a Newspaper Rack. Several sensors are positioned throughout the...
Production process standardization system of semiconductor device and
method of same and storage medium storing...
A production process standardization system of a semiconductor device for standardizing design rules among companies and smoothening requests for semiconductor...
System and method for providing connection between client and heterogeneous
database management systems
A method for providing a connection between a client and heterogeneous database management systems, includes the steps of: a) generating a thread in response to...
Automatic updating of computer software
A system for managing resources, which can take the form of (a) computer-compatible information, such as data files and programs, and (b) non-computer-compatible...
System and method for managing statistical data regarding corrections to
word processing documents
A method of analyzing data comprises the steps of collecting predefined data from at least one word processing program, the data including information concerning...
Internet-enabled service management and authorization system and method
A system and method for the management of communication services from a service provider by a customer of the provider. The management system employs an...
Network managing method, medium and system
For realizing a system for uniformly operating and managing a network system capable of managing a plurality of types of logical networks for one network entity...
System and method for dynamic allocation of software resources
A system, method and computer program that configures software threads (95) at the time requested using only the required software resource elements (70)...
Data processing system with mechanism for restoring file systems based on
A data processing system having an efficient logging mechanism which stores log records for repairing a file system when its consistency is lost. When there is a...
Database access method and system for user role defined access
Method and system for determination and granting of access to data and files by the file or database creator, owner or manager or by group or user access...
Data mining techniques for enhancing distribution centers management
A computer method for enhancing distribution centers management. The method includes the steps of providing a demand database comprising a compendium of...
Information storage, retrieval and delivery system and method operable with
a computer network
A system and method for collecting, indexing, searching, accessing and downloading of data over local and global computer networks. The data is reposed in a...
Method and system for creating combined call detail records databases (CDR)
in management systems of...
A method and a system for building a Combined Call Detail Records data base (Combined CDR) in a management system of a telecommunications network, by collecting...
Method of performing back-end manufacturing of an integrated circuit device
A method of performing back-end manufacturing of an integrated circuit (IC) device is disclosed. In one method embodiment, the present invention process a...
Animal genetic and health profile database management
A system, method, and apparatus is provided for computerized management of the databases relating to phenotypic health assessment and genomic mapping and genetic...
Arrangement for providing mediated access in an HFC access network
A hybrid fiber coaxial (HFC) access network manager is formed to include a mediated access system to control each service provider's ability to monitor, view and...
Accessing media across networks
Method and apparatus for accessing media across networks. The present invention generally allows for media to be provided across a network. A client requests...
Method and system for verifying configuration transactions managed by a
A method and system for verifying router configuration transactions carried out by a centralized information provider or database system. The centralized...
Distributed database management system
A distributed database management system provides a central database resident on a server that contains database objects. Objects to be replicated are gathered...
Relational and spatial database management system and method for
applications having speech controlled data...
A relational and spatial database management system and method designed to more accurately and efficiently generate and manage relational and spatial databases...
Set containment join operation in an object/relational database management
A novel partition-based set containment join algorithm, known as Set Partitioning Algorithm (SPA), is performed by a relational database management system to...
Method and system for remotely servicing a detection device
A remotely configurable locator system includes a detection device to locate concealed underground conductors. The detection device is configured to connect to a...
Method and system for switching short-code accesses based on origination
time and service area
A method and system for switching short code telephone calls based on origination time and service area provides a reusable set of short codes for call switching...
Switch interaction subsystems for facilitating network information
A network information management system includes, among other elements, a traffic reporting system, a switch shell, and a scheduling mechanism. The traffic...
System and method for maintaining multiple identities and reputations for
A system and method is provided that allows a single user to maintain on the user's personal machine multiple identities for browsing on the Internet and...
Database system for laboratory management and knowledge exchange
A database system is provided that allows for navigation to outgoing links and incoming links. The database system is defined by a plurality of database-oriented...
Advanced web bookmark database system
An advanced bookmark database system provides query, re-organization, information sharing, view, and access control capabilities to manage bookmarks. In one...
Controller system for interfacing with a work flow management system
A work flow system (15) comprises a controller (20) and a work flow processor (40). An indexing user interface (21) and a work flow processing user interface...
Apparatus and method to support management of uniform resource locators
and/or contents of database servers
Methods and Systems for finding a Uniform Resource Locator (URL) that points to a most updated authoritative source of information contained in database systems,...
Platform-independent method and system for graphically presenting the
evaluation of a query in a database...
A method and system for graphically representing a plan for a query in a relational database management system is disclosed. The method includes receiving and...
Cell network management system
A cell network management system comprises a user interface with navigation components and screen components, a web server component, and a database component. A...
At-home health data management method and apparatus
A system and methodology for the acquisition of medical data from multiple, at-home patient measurement devices transfers the data via telephone communications...
Data copyright management system
A system is provided which manages the copyright of a plurality of data in a database. A data copyright management system is provided in which a primary user...
Trap control system
A manager issues a trap entry demand containing a self-address and effective time to an agent to be monitored, for entry therein, and issues a release demand or...
Method and apparatus for searching multi-dimensional database and storage
medium stored search program of...
A multi dimensional database information table, a member management table, and a dimension information management table that hold the information for correlating...
Method and apparatus for an information server
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for managing information in an information resource system containing a server, a client, and a database,...
Method and system for facilitating retrieval of report information in a
data management system
A method is provided for use in retrieving reports from a report warehouse in a data management system by at least one of a plurality of user processors in...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing databases in a network management
In an environment where databases are shared, it is important that the information contained within the databases be consistent among databases containing the...
XML document stored as column data
A technique is provided for creating metadata for fast search of XML documents stored as column data. Data is stored in a data store connected to a computer. A...
Cable management system
An article of manufacture is provided including a computer usable medium having a computer readable program code device embodied therein for graphically...
Metadata search results ranking system
A system and method of metadata search ranking is disclosed. The present invention utilizes a combination of popularity and/or relevancy to determine a search...
SQL-based analytic algorithm for rule induction
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for performing data mining applications in a relational database management system. At least one analytic...
Location information recovery and management for mobile networks
Systems and methods for recovering and managing location information in mobile communication networks using a fast recovery protocol and load balanced query and...
Method and system for creating real time integrated Call Details Record
(CDR) databases in management systems...
A method and a system for building an Integrated Call Detail Records data base in a telecommunications network in real time, by collecting call related events...
Method of and system for managing test case versions
The present invention provides a method of and system for managing test case versions in which each test case version is associated with an application program...
Systems and methods for monitoring distributed applications using
Systems and methods for automated monitoring and management of distributed applications, client/server databases, networks and systems across heterogeneous...
System, method and recordable medium for printing services over a network
The invention generally relates to sending data (e.g. print data or a document), in a network environment, to a port monitor, and to upload the data to an upload...
Multi-user server application architecture with single-user object tier
A multi-tier server application architecture provides a simplified programming model of multiple user server applications that enhances programmer productivity....
Management of non-persistent data in a persistent database
A method of managing non-persistent data in a persistent database includes adding the non-persistent data to the database in the form of a temporary entry. The...
Crossing paths notification service
A network-computer-based personal contact manager system is disclosed wherein users of networked clients maintain and update a set of user information which is...