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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...
Method and apparatus for providing shared data to a requesting client
A method and apparatus for providing object data stored in a database management system to a receiving client. The method comprises the steps of receiving a...
Method and apparatus for managing data for use by data applications
A system and method is provided for managing information. Information is aggregated from multiple data sources into a data warehouse wherein the information can...
Method and apparatus for classifying equipment in asset management database
Method and apparatus inputting information identifying and classifying an article in an asset management database. A graphical user interface has a first screen...
System, method and article of manufacture for fast mapping from a
propertied document management system to a...
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for fast mapping from a document management system to a relational database. A database is provided...
Technique for detecting a subsuming temporal relationship of valid time
data in a relational database...
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for detecting subsuming temporal relationships in a relational database. In accordance with the present...
Air conditioner management system
An open network environment and a multi vendor system for an air conditioner is realized so that management and services can be made highly efficient. A...
System for constructing network community
A network community system capable of spontaneously, autonomously forming and managing a network community space allowing interactive communication, exchange of...
Method and system for operating a content management system
The present invention is directed to a content management system for receiving, editing, and distributing data across a network. The method includes accessing...
System and method for storing and computing data and functions
A computer system and method is to store and manage data and to construct application programs. This system accepts uniform input expressions db-terms, by which...
Service system for air conditioner and server system for monitoring center
A service system for air conditioners is provided which offers a total solution to a wide range of fields, from the customer relationship management covering...
Mobile platform real time availability and content scheduling system and
A system and method for managing the transmission of data content, in real time, to a plurality of mobile platforms operating within a given coverage region. The...
Method and system for reviewing a semiconductor wafer using at least one
defect sampling condition
A data management system for reviewing at least one layer of at least one semiconductor wafer is connected to a first inspection device and a second inspection...
Management of properties for hyperlinked video
The process of identifying and associating information with objects in a hyperlinked video sequence is automated by creating an accessible list of object...
Ontology for database design and application development
A system and method lets a user create or import ontologies and create databases and related application software. These databases can be specially tuned to suit...