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Apparatus and methods for use of access tokens in an internet document
An Internet-based document management system and methods are provided wherein access to the system and its services may be controlled through use of access...
Method and apparatus for managing real estate brokerage referrals
A method for managing real estate brokerage referrals in which the referrals are made by a broker for residential real estate. A geographically categorized real...
Apparatus and method using speech understanding for automatic channel
selection in interactive television
A speech understanding system for receiving a spoken request from a user and processing the request against a knowledge base of programming information for...
Integrated defect yield management and query system
An integrated defect yield management and query system for a semiconductor wafer fabrication process is disclosed. A local area network connects various testing...
Computer human method and system for the control and management of an
An Airport Control and Management System and Methods for use by an air traffic controller, pilots and vehicle drivers which provides for a GNSS compatible...
Method for initiating workflows in an automated organization management
A computer program (38) for organization management can interact with a database (36) containing organization information, and includes a personnel...
Multi-dimensional selectivity estimation method using compressed histogram
Disclosed is a multi-dimensional selectivity estimation method using compressed histogram information which the database query optimizer in a database management...
Method and data structure for the computer-aided management of developments
The computer-aided official management system for developments described in patents and publications, which limits the official examination work for each...
Biometric identification is combined with digital certificates for electronic authentication as biometric certificates. The biometric certificates are managed...
Usage statistics collection for a cable data delivery system
Apparatus for recording and collecting usage and other statistical data from components of a cable data network comprises a network manager for maintaining and...
Virtual dial-up protocol for network communication
A layer two forwarding protocol (L2F) provides virtual direct dial-up service into private networks through public internet service providers. An authorized...
Browser-based network management allowing administrators to use web browser
on user's workstation to view and...
Viewing and updating a configuration of at least one of a plurality of network devices connected to a network. Each of the network devices is repeatedly polled...
System and method for integrating operation of an indoor golf facility into
operation of an airport concourse
A method and system for operating and integrating an indoor golf facility in the operations of airport terminals, airlines, and goods and service providers. An...
Vehicle service status tracking system and method
A system and methods to allow multiple stations in geographically dispersed locations to monitor and track vehicle repair record and service status information...
System and method for allowing communication between networks having
incompatible addressing formats
For use with a network having a limited address format, a system for, and method of, allowing the network to transmit a message to a non-compliant reply-to...
Access system for distributed storage
In a brokering system for items of software or data, submission inputs are made to a database. Each submission input includes a descriptive data set in relation...
System and method for performing database operations and for skipping over
tuples locked in an incompatible mode
A database management system is extended to process SQL statements so as to skip over rows that are locked in conflicting modes. Normally, a table access...
Relational database management system for chemical structure storage,
searching and retrieval
The present invention is a chemical structure search system and method which expands the capabilities of existing systems by capitalizing on the strengths of...
System and method for enhanced performance of a relational database
management system through the use of...
A system for enhancing the performance of a relational database management system is provided which consists of a computer (10) running a relational database...
Computer system for allowing a consumer to purchase packaged goods at home
A system for generating images representative of a store shelf includes a retail space management system for generating information describing product and shelf...
Playback device having text display and communication with remote database
A low-cost library management solution for consumer music selection systems. A multiple CD changer includes non-volatile storage for textual title and track...
System for managing multimedia objects
A system for managing multimedia objects such as text, images, sound, and video clips. The system provides improved organization of multimedia objects, through...
Integrated subscriber management system architecture supporting multiple
An integrated service management architecture supporting configuration and accounting management functions for multiple services includes a database for storing...
Dimensional dining restaurant management system
Apparatus and method for mass producing a unique dining experience for each individual diner within a group of patrons includes computers, applications software,...
Method for creating and modifying similar and dissimilar databases for use
in GSM wireless network...
This invention uses a computer program to mine preexisting wireless data located in a variety of preexisting source GSM wireless network databases. The computer...
Information retrieving method, information retrieving system, and retrieval
managing unit for the same
A information retrieving method of realizing the improvement of retrieval performance without conducting fine-grain processing and allowing a parallelizing...
Electronic database operations for perspective transformations on
relational tables using pivot and unpivot columns
A "pivot" operation rotates the data items in a relational database table so that certain data values in the table become column names of the pivoted table, and...
System and method and computer program for filtering using tree structure
A classification system includes a software managed tree testing bits from a key which labels an item. The bits are chosen by application of the Choice Bit...
Storage management system for document image database
A method of managing storage in a document image database using document analysis to partition documents into logical regions and modified by reducing storage...
Interconnect traffic tracking
Local exchange carriers (LECs) face increasingly stiff competition. The LECs provide interconnect services for many of the potentially competing carriers. To...
System and method for emulating telecommunications network devices
A system, method and computer program product for emulating a telecommunications network by simultaneously emulating multiple independent activities normally...
Information transfer systems and method with dynamic distribution of data,
control and management of information
An information transfer network, comprising: a plurality of client terminals which comprise a presentation system having a control and management agent system; a...
Framework and method for facilitating client-server programming and
The inventive framework provides the tools for management of requests for services by clients, by assigning the request to the right service-providing entity in...
Object state change and history management mechanism
A system of managing changes in the states of interrelated objects provides for synchronization of change notifications transferred between source and target...
System and method for managing computer and phone network resources
A system tracks ownership data for data resources coupled on a network. The system includes a data extractor for extracting data resource communication activity...
Intelligent query system for automatically indexing in a database and
automatically categorizing users
An intelligent Query Engine (IQE) system automatically develops multiple information spaces in which different types of real-world objects (e.g., documents,...
Apparatus and method for decomposing database queries for database
management system including multiprocessor...
An improved system for database query processing by means of "query decomposition" intercepts database queries prior to processing by a database management...
NPA split management in intelligent network environment
An NPA split management system and associated methods for receiving from a user descriptive instructions regarding an upcoming NPA split, and responsively...
Pressure ulcer condition sensing and monitoring
A medical sensor responds to a predetermined condition, such as pressure against a human body area susceptible to ulcer formation, and provides wireless...
Computer managed learning system and data processing method therefore
A Computer Managed Learning System (CMLS) and process are provided by which an information database is produced by formatting the information to be learned into...
Method of making protected changes to data stored in a database, as well as
database system and network element...
To change data in a database (DB) in such a manner that in case of a disturbance the database can be restored to an initial state, it is proposed to temporarily...
Authentication and authorization in a multi-tier relational database
A method is provided for ensuring effective and accurate authentication and authorization in an N-tier relational database management system. An N-tier...
Network-connected device management system
A managing apparatus constructs a database for each network-connected apparatus. Each network-connected apparatus receives ID electric waves transmitted from at...
Distributed type of database system, consistency managing method for the
same, and a computer-readable...
A distributed type of database system according to the present invention comprises a communication line for transmitting, when a transaction is generated in any...
Troubleshooting computer systems during manufacturing using state and
A test device for a computer system includes a burn rack including a plurality of workcells. A simple network management protocol enabled network device is...
Network management system
A system and method for managing a telecommunications network. The system and method employs a network management architecture that provides an overlay in which...
Method and system for database publishing
A method for direct connection between a data server, such as a database compliant with Open Database Connectivity and Structured Query Language, and a...
System for managing applied knowledge and workflow in multiple dimensions
A computer system for managing applied knowledge and workflows in multiple dimensions and contexts which includes: an assessor program for screening subjects and...
Method and system for accessing multimedia data in an interactive format
having reporting capabilities
A method and system for managing the teaching, evaluating, verifying, and reporting of an instructional segment to a given user accessing the instructional...
Database index key versioning
A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for configuring a database management system to operate with multiple key versions is...