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Management of query result complexity using weighted criteria for
hierarchical data structuring
Collected user parameters include category 210, category weight 230, and value 240 information. A search support application creates 300 a query based on the...
Investor relations event scheduling system and method
The disclosed invention uses an event manager, an events database, and a personal computing device to provide investor relations event scheduling. The event...
System and method for implementing hash-based load-balancing query
processing in a multiprocessor database system
A database management system for executing database operations in parallel by a plurality of nodes and a query processing method are described. The database...
Simultaneous computation of multiple moving aggregates in a relational
database management system
An On-Line Analytic Processing (OLAP) system identifies a plurality of simultaneously computable moving aggregate functions in a query. The identified moving...
Method of data collection for fisheries management
A method of gathering, analyzing, and reporting data about commercial fish stocks and fisheries. Under this method, individual commercial fishermen use a device...
Method and system for interactively capturing organizing and presenting
information generated from television...
A method and system is provided for capturing, organizing, and presenting information generated from a television program. The method monitors closed caption...
Systems and methods for storing, delivering, and managing messages
A Message Storage and Deliver System (MSDS) is connected to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) and receives incoming calls with these calls being...
Detection of network topology changes affecting trail routing consistency
There is disclosed a method and apparatus for detection of client trails which may become unsupported due to reconfiguration of node elements within a network at...
Managing a resource used by a plurality of nodes
A method and apparatus are provided for transferring a resource from the cache of one database server to the cache of another database server without first...
Supplier management process with dynamically updated mapping
The supply chain management system employs at least one database having supplier question records that include question data entities for storing questions,...
Random sampling of rows in a parallel processing database system
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for random sampling of rows stored in a table, wherein the table has a plurality of partitions. A row count is...
A method and apparatus for managing IP addressing in a network and effectively synchronizing communication between a central database and one or more servers...
Update support in database content management
A computer system updates a data object that is maintained in data storage external to a database management system (DBMS), after receiving an update request...
Knowledge management tool for providing abstracts of information
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for providing an abstract for data. First, a request for information from a user is processed. Data...
Expert designer system virtual plug-in interface
A virtual plug-in interface for an expert designer system for use with one or more database system types is disclosed. The expert designer system includes a core...
Intelligent roaming database (IRDB) updating
A unique method and apparatus to dynamically maintain different Intelligent Roaming Database (IRDB) or Preferred Roaming Lists (PRL) in a mobile handset. In...
Advanced air time management
A system and method of communications usage management for multiple networked devices such as cellular telephones in a telecommunications network. A management...
System and method for unifying the implementation and processing of mobile
communications and a unified...
A gateway cluster has a number of gateways for different types of communication protocols. The respective gateways convert network messages to normalized...
System and apparatus for generating a unique identity for a computer-based
Computer-based products such as postal security devices are manufactured as generic, nondescript units. Each has a unique identifier or embedded hardware serial...
System for web content management based on server-side application
A web management system including a database having a directory structure associating each web page of a web site with attributes thereof. The web site...
Data analysis in distributed data processing system
A distributed data processing system uniformly managing distributed data and program files. A resource management database associates identifiers of resource...
Database transaction with locking in two phases and multiple versions of
A method is provided for consistent reading of a number of objects (1O, 2O, 3O) within a database. The method is adapted for use with a database in which...
Cube indices for relational database management systems
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for optimizing database queries using subsumption tests between the query and at least one summary table that...
Method and apparatus for viewing the effect of changes to an index for a
database table on an optimization plan...
A method and apparatus for viewing the effect of changes to an index for a database table on an optimization plan for a database query, such as an SQL statement....
Computer-based method and apparatus for controlling, monitoring, recording
and reporting telephone access
A method and apparatus for managing institutional telephone activity utilizes a computer control unit to control a trunk management unit, which connects...
Trapping of graphic image files
An on-line automated printing system quickly produces consistent printed materials. The system includes front-end customer setup and product setup modules...
System and method of refreshing and posting data between versions of a
A version control system is described for use in connection with a database management system to facilitate versioning of a database table, the system including...
Method for managing a heterogeneous IT computer complex
The present invention provides a method for optimizing an IT environment, the method incorporating relational databases in conjunction with unique data...
Service package application and a service activation manager for use with a
service control point in an...
A service package application program employing a service activation manager for use with a service control point in an advanced intelligent network is...
Method to provide global sign-on for ODBC-based database applications
A method in a data processing system for managing multiple identities for a single user. In a preferred embodiment, a request for content from a database is...
Database management apparatus and query operation therefor, including
processing plural database operation...
A database management system for executing database operations in parallel by a plurality of nodes and a query processing method for it are described. The...
Database management method of invoking a function retrieving index type
definition, cataloging particular index...
A method and a system for executing a general database processing independent of a specific user-defined function are provided. In an implementation method,...
Method and system for e-commerce and related data management, analysis and
A system transacting e-commerce and related data management, analysis and reporting includes a database, first and second clients, and first through fourth...
Shelf detection system for a fiber distribution frame
The location and type of equipment shelf installed in an optical fiber distribution frame is detected and transmitted to a software management system...
Energy information and control system
An energy management system for monitoring and analyzing the power consumption at a plurality of locations. The energy management system includes a primary...
System and method for purging database update image files after completion
of associated transactions
A primary computer system has a database, application programs that modify the local database, and a transaction manager that stores audit records in a local...
Device for data analysis and organization
The invention relates to a data processing device comprising a database management system (470). The management system (470) can cooperate with an operating...
System and process for reporting network events with a plurality of
hierarchically-structured databases in a...
A system and a process for reporting network events using hierarchically-structured event databases in a distributed computing environment are disclosed. A...
Method and apparatus for server based handheld application and database
The present invention is a novel management system for selectively distributing applications and databases from a server computer to a plurality of...
Analytic logical data model
A method, apparatus (1), and article of manufacture for performing data mining applications (110) in a relational database management system (114). An analytic...
Vehicle management system and method thereof
In a vehicle management system in accordance with the present invention, initial information of a vehicle and vehicle information of each user's vehicle that is...
Inspection analyzing apparatus and semiconductor device
A monitor wafer is processed by a processing apparatus, and thereafter, it is subjected to an inspection in a foreign object inspection apparatus in accordance...
Printing system, printing method and recording medium
The present invention aims at providing a printing system and technique correctly reflecting supplied color information, and a technique of managing color...
System for collecting, transforming and managing media metadata
An extensible framework for the automatic extraction and transformation of metadata into logical annotations. Metadata imbedded within a media file is extracted...
Data base duplication method of using remote copy and database duplication
storage subsystem thereof
In a duplicated storage subsystem, a Database Management System (DBMS) of a main host system is directed by its agent to overwrite database table data (DB table...
SQI-based automated, adaptive, histogram bin data description assist
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for performing data mining applications in a massively parallel relational database management system. A scalable...
Database managing device
An information processing device creates a dirty bit indicative of an update state for each combination of sharing bags between parties. A database processing...
Method and apparatus for analyzing data retrieval using index scanning
A method and computer program product for analyzing data retrieval using index scanning in a database management system. The method involves scanning an index...
Signal transfer point local number portability database audit system and
A method of auditing a first local number portability database (31) associated with a first signal transfer point (22) includes sending, by a first audit manager...
Managing switched virtual circuits in a network
A system and method for managing switched virtual circuits in a virtual circuit switched network. A preferred embodiment method for managing switched virtual...