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US-6,430,562 Integrated resource management system and method
In accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a method and system for communicating between a plurality of disparate hosts and an order processing...
US-6,430,548 Optimized database management system
A computerized method for organizing data from multiple databases into a single database for optimal access. The method includes providing multiple databases,...
US-6,430,541 Managing inventory purchases
In accordance with the present invention, absent items from an intended inventory are monitored at a computer system. Search requests for the absent items are...
US-6,430,275 Enhanced signaling for terminating resource
An internetwork (such as the Internet) telephony system and method incorporating architecture and methodology which facilitates a high degree of scalability. The...
US-6,427,163 Highly scalable and highly available cluster system management scheme
A cluster system is treated as a set of resource groups, each resource group including an highly available application and the resources upon which it depends. A...
US-6,427,146 Database event detection and notification system using type abstraction hierarchy (TAH)
A database event detection and notification system includes a rule definer for defining a high level rule which can include conceptual terms (e.g. bad, heavy)...
US-6,427,032 Apparatus and method for digital filing
According to the preferred embodiments of the present invention, an apparatus and method for a digital filing system is disclosed. In this context, digital...
US-6,425,828 Database driven online distributed tournament system
A method and a system for a distributed electronic tournament system in which many remotely located players participate in a tournament through input/output...
US-6,424,979 System for presenting and managing enterprise architectures
A system providing views of a technical architecture of an enterprise that take into account the content type interest, level of detail and time frame of desired...
US-6,424,968 Information management system
An information management system is provided including a database and one or more data retrieval tools, a data retrieval tool being arranged to retrieve...
US-6,424,964 Database processing method and apparatus using handle
A request accepting server accepts a processing request of data of a predetermined type, analyzes the request, and allocates a process corresponding to the...
US-6,424,790 Video tape recorder having control head upstream of erase head
In a recording and reproducing apparatus having at least one program recorded to recording tracks on a recording medium, management database is recorded on the...
US-6,421,787 Highly available cluster message passing facility
A cluster implements a virtual disk system that provides each node of the cluster access to each storage device of the cluster. The virtual disk system provides...
US-6,421,687 Data partitioning and duplication in a distributed data processing system
A database server with a "shared nothing" system architecture has multiple nodes, each having its own central processing unit, primary and secondary memory for...
US-6,421,686 Method of replicating data records
Data records in a source database on a server are replicated to a cross-domain second server. A devoted client is formed having access to both servers. A generic...
US-6,421,678 Method and apparatus for group action processing between users of a collaboration system
A natural language-based information organization and collaboration tool for a computer system is disclosed. The present invention includes an apparatus and...
US-6,421,665 SQL-based data reduction techniques for delivering data to analytic tools
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for performing data mining applications in a relational database management system executed by a massively...
US-6,421,659 Map database apparatus
A map database apparatus according to the present invention manages roads by expressing the roads as link strings. Each of the link strings is constituted by...
US-6,421,658 Efficient implementation of typed view hierarchies for ORDBMS
A method for typed view hierarchies for an object-relational database management (OPDBMS). The views in the hierarchy are merged into a unified hierarchy view...
US-6,421,650 Medication monitoring system and apparatus
A medication management system which includes three components to assist a patient control, monitor and manage administration of prescribed medications. The...
US-6,421,571 Industrial plant asset management system: apparatus and method
An industrial plant asset management system comprising of a synchronized multiple view graphical user interface combining simultaneous real time and database...
US-6,421,429 Network-based system enabling image communications
A system is disclosed which enables a multitude of dissimilar end-system devices, appliances, and platforms to interchange image information. The inventive...
US-6,418,454 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...
US-6,418,438 Dynamic scalable lock mechanism
A multilevel data locking mechanism is described. The mechanism determines the cost of multiple granularities of locks for a query prior to initiating a...
US-6,418,437 Method and apparatus for obtaining storage information from a transaction log
Initially, a table in the database is baselined. The baselining function is usually built into the database system program which manages the database itself....
US-6,418,214 Network-based conference system
A management and control unit for a network-based conferencing system has an interface for outputting control signals to a platform for establishing audio...
US-6,415,297 Parallel database support for workflow management systems
The invention suggests means for defining a portion of the system-repository of a Workflow-Management-System (WFMS) or a system with comparable functionality to...
US-6,415,290 Electronic massage management system
An electronic message, or e-mail, management system having a digital computer for accepting e-mail messages; a program interface for automatically transferring...
US-6,415,289 Network information control method utilizing a common command format and a centralized storage management system
A method of controlling information stored on a computer network. The method of the present invention comprises a means for indexing and storing information...
US-6,415,288 Computer implemented system for communicating between a user terminal and a database system
An apparatus for and method of utilizing an internet terminal coupled to the world wide web to access an existing proprietary data base management system having...
US-6,415,261 Method for managing a frequent shopper program at an e-commerce site and an in-store site
A method for managing a frequent shopper program at a site providing both electronic commerce (e-commerce) shopping and in-store shopping, comprising the steps...
US-6,415,207 System and method for automatically providing vehicle status information
A system for monitoring and reporting vehicle status information includes a database, a communication interface, and a system manager. The database stores status...
US-6,415,160 Device for managing data in a mobile telephone
An apparatus for the management of data for the operation of a communications network has a message unit for transmitting and receiving short messages to and...
US-6,414,595 Method and system for processing alarm objects in a communications network
A distributed method and system of controlling a communications network having a plurality of spans of interconnected network elements some of which include a...
US-6,413,212 Method and apparatus for wound management
A wound management system including a measuring device and a computer database system for collecting, managing and displaying wound data. The computer database...
US-6,411,969 Enhanced system and method for management of system database utilities
An enhanced method for developing back-up copies of a source database by providing incremental and accumulate dump commands from various multiple-Users which...
US-6,411,968 Managing recovery of data after failure of one or more caches
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...
US-6,411,700 Telemanagement system with single point of entry
A telecommunications management system that deploys a unique Single-Point-of-Entry and Synchronous Data Base system. The system of the present invention is an...
US-6,411,684 Network-based multimedia communications and directory system and method of operation
A communications system (10) is provided which comprises a plurality of network hubs (12), (14), and (16). Network hubs (12), (14), and (16) are interconnected...
US-6,408,337 Engagement of non-employee workers
Assisting an organization in managing the engagement of non-employee workers supplied by a vendor. The organization maintains a computer system that is linked to...
US-6,408,312 Method and system for supporting multiple, historical, and future designs in a relational database
A method and system in accordance with the present invention receives correct information concerning a design in a database. The method comprises selecting a...
US-6,408,292 Method of and system for managing multi-dimensional databases using modular-arithmetic based address data...
An improved method of and a system for managing data elements in a multidimensional database (MDB) supported upon a parallel computing platform using...
US-6,405,248 Method and apparatus for determining accurate topology features of a network
A monitoring system for determining accurate topology features of a network, and methods of operating the monitoring system, are disclosed. In the preferred...
US-6,405,220 Partially replicated distributed database with multiple levels of remote clients
A method of and system for collecting, storing, and retrieving data in a data base management system. The database management system includes a master database...
US-6,405,212 Database system event triggers
A technique for database management includes receiving an indication of a selected scope of a trigger. The scope is selected from a plurality of scopes of...
US-6,405,209 Transparent object instantiation/initialization from a relational store
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for instantiation and initialization of objects from a relational database. The relational database stores object...
US-6,405,205 Message display method and system for reproduction of DML objects in relational databases
A message display system (and method) is provided for DML object reproduction in a relational database in which DML objects for accessing tables made up with...
US-6,405,193 Database processing method and apparatus using handle
A request accepting server accepts a processing request of data of a predetermined type, analyzes the request, and allocates a process corresponding to the...
US-6,404,884 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 Cutter service representative (CSR) by...
US-6,402,030 Method and system for processing car wash vouchers
A system and methodology are provided for providing car wash services according to a voucher code. The system obtains the voucher code from a voucher and...
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