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System for linking a resource management system with an event of a project
in a project management system and a...
The invention relates to a computer- or internet-based system and a method of integrating a resource management system with a project management system so that...
Distributed document-based calendaring system
A system and method for receiving, analyzing, and managing a database of calendar information obtained from a variety of source documents. Information derived...
Remote controlled computer system and management method having an
A computer system having a remote controller storing an identification number includes a remote controller generating a remote control signal for performing...
Method and apparatus for efficient storage and retrieval of objects in and
from an object storage device
Techniques for storing objects (e.g., images) in and retrieving objects from a storage device (e.g., image store) in a rapid and efficient manner are disclosed....
System and method for managing monitoring equipment
An equipment management system structured by a monitoring apparatus to monitor equipment of a facility being monitored and retrieve operation data, a database...
Cable network repair control system
A cable network repair control system including a server communicating with multiple call-handling clients in a trouble call center. The databases are used to...
System and method for automatic, real-time delivery of personalized
informational and transactional data to...
A delivery system for a personal intelligence network that actively delivers highly personalized and timely informational and transactional data collects and...
Dynamic group generation and management
An apparatus, program product, and method utilize "dynamic" groups to represent collections of individuals in a computer environment. With a dynamic group, a...
Decentralized, distributed internet data management
A light-weight architecture is provided, where each component is in itself its own advanced mini-transaction processing monitor. To accomplish this, the system...
Relationship management system and method using asynchronous electronic
A system and method for automating workflow related to the reception, review, distribution, and disposition of client contact through electronic communications....
System and method for multiprocessor management
Disclosed is system and method for managing a multiprocessor system including at least one master processor in communication with at least one remote processor....
Method and system for efficiently searching for free space in a table of a
relational database having a...
A method of searching a table in a database management system for free space for inserting a new record into the table. The table resides in a storage media, and...
Methods and apparatus for modifying a database
The invention is directed to techniques for modifying a database. A database manager receives operation entries to be applied to a database. The database manager...
Personalized assistance system and method
A system and method for a personalized directory assistance system are provided. The system allows a user to speak with a customer service representative (CSR)...
Dynamic disk partition management
A partition manager enables the dynamic creation, reconfiguration, and deletion of logical volumes as non-removable storage devices are connected, reconfigured,...
Method and apparatus for determining an identity of a network device
A method and apparatus for managing the availability and assignment of data in a storage system that is coupled to a network. A user interface is provided that...
Database structure having tangible and intangible elements and management
A database of information stored in a fixed medium, and a method for creating and managing such a database, the database comprising: a set of tangible data...
Outerjoin and antijoin reordering using extended eligibility lists
An optimization technique that reorders outerjoins and antijoins with inner joins in a bottom-up optimizer of a relational database management system ...
Changing table records in a database management system
A method and system for updating and deleting records in a tableset T of a family having M tables (M.gtoreq.1). A set S of N source files (N.gtoreq.1) are...
System for displaying a computer managed network layout with transient
display of user selected attributes of...
A computer managed communication network with user interactive access via a plurality of display terminals and including a plurality of network objects, each...
Apparatus and method of managing system, and machine readable storage
medium for storing program
A system management apparatus and method adapted for use in a network system that comprises a plurality of devices such as computers connected via a network,...
Methods and systems for manipulating a database through portable data entry
Systems and methods for gathering and updating inventory data within a database through use of a hand-held technology. The method includes the step of collecting...
Establishment and maintenance of a managed community
Establishment and maintenance of a managed community. In this disclosure there is an approach and tool that enables an administration tool to manage communities...
Database indexing and rolling storage method for time-stamped normalized
A database indexing and rolling storage method for normalized event data. Indexing of the normalized event database meets the goals of a manageable storage...
System and method for item management via an electronic communication
A system and method for item tracking and management. A marking tag is affixed to each item to be tracked, such as articles of commercial airline passenger...
Methods and systems for routing messages associated with ported subscribers
in a mobile communications network
A porting control routing (PCR) node (302) is adapted to efficiently route signaling messages associated with a mobile subscriber that has been either ported in...
System and method for data space allocation using optimized bit
A database management system that stores and retrieves large data objects (LOBs) from a database storage of a computer system storage device containing a LOB...
Method and mechanism for duration-based management of temporary LOBs
Disclosed is a method and mechanism for duration-based management of temporary large objects ("LOBs") in a database system. According to one aspect, temporary...
Method for the database-supported selection of products for
electronic-commerce applications on the internet
The present mechanism offers customers a method for comparing products in electronic-commerce applications. The present invention further involves the accessing...
Data mining techniques for enhancing regional product allocation management
A computer method for enhancing regional product allocation management. The method includes the steps of providing a demand database comprising a compendium of...
Monitoring and managing user access to content via a universally accessible
In accordance with the present invention, multiple authority-designated settings are accessed at an authority-enabled system via a network from a universally...
Data certification and verification system having a
multiple-user-controlled data interface
A method and apparatus is described for multiple-party data attribute management system and interface structure which permits different categories of users to...
Method and apparatus for generic frame relay services support in a
A method and apparatus for generic support of frame relay services in a communications network is presented. This is accomplished by defining a bit field that...
Digital camera with GPS enabled file management and a device to determine
A digital system that uses a global positioning system (GPS) and a device to determine direction to help name the files and/or the file location of the images...
Method of monitoring a protected space
A method and apparatus are provided for collecting and disseminating information regarding a protected space. The method includes the steps of detecting a signal...
Trusted network binding using LDAP (lightweight directory access protocol)
A method and apparatus for providing information between a central database and at least one server. A server manager is coupled between the central database and...
Multi-panel route monitoring graphical user interface, system and method
The present invention relates to a graphical user interface (GUI) for displaying historical and current performance information for a route in a communications...
System and method for electronic mail (e-mail) address management
A system and methods for managing Internet e-mail address changes, particularly useful for situations where subscribers change Internet service providers. A...
Method and apparatus for storing and retrieving business contact
information in a computer system
The mechanism provides for a methods and apparatus for storing information in a computer system, and for retrieving the information from the computer system....
Combination of mass storage sizer, comparator, OLTP user defined workload
sizer, and design
A computerized method enabling a user to specify and select a server for a database management system. The computerized method can include software modules for...
Network management system having a network database
A network management system includes an embedded node, having network database and communications elements, which is coupled locally on an ECHELON network. This...
Dynamic application browser and database for use therewith
A dynamic application browser is provided that handles multiple applications and allows for the seamless exchange of information from one computer to another is...
Transit planning system
An off-line transit planning and management system is disclosed. The off-line transit planning and management system is to be integrated into an on-line transit...
Method and apparatus for enabling and monitoring mobile communication
A system and method for communicating across various communication platforms is disclosed. The system includes a mobility manager that includes a database that...
Method and system for minimizing database structure overhead in handling
large volume advanced intelligent...
A method and system for minimizing database overhead associated with AIN services includes a cascaded database structure having at least two databases. The first...
Content aware network apparatus
A content aware network device is described that is able to scan the contents of entire data packets including header and payload information. The network device...
Method, system and program for scrolling index scans
A method, system and program for accessing records in a database object, such as an index or table. A cursor is maintained that points to a start entry in the...
Dynamic content database for multiple document genres
A system and method for receiving, analyzing, and managing key information extracted from input documents in multiple document genres. A document "genre" is the...
Web site management in a world wide web communication network through
reassignment of the server computers...
A World Wide Web (Web) distribution site monitors hit rates for the Web documents distributed through the site and applies its server computer resources to meet...
Method and apparatus for insuring database data integrity without data
Database tables which are to be loaded with large data objects are defined with a special logging attribute that causes the associated database management system...