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Switching system data inheritance method and system
In a switching system data inheritance method of controlling hardware on the basis of a first database storing various management data such as subscriber...
Method and apparatus for building network configuration database
A method and apparatus for building network configuration database, which eliminates manual data collection and verification tasks and thereby reduces the time...
Memory characterization system
An automatic memory characterization system for determining timing characteristics associated with each of a plurality of circuit instances of a memory compiler...
Data-update monitoring in communications network
A user I/F unit 200 transmits an instruction given by a user to an access management unit 100 and displays data on a monitor 76. The access management unit 100...
Automated method of and apparatus for internet address management
An automated method of and apparatus for Internet address management is provided. The method and apparatus receive requests for a host name/IP address assignment...
Summary table management in a computer system
A self monitoring system that identifies optimum summary table(s) for use by a database management system, and that automatically creates or deletes summary...
Relational database management system and method of operation
A method of operating a database of records. The method includes providing an internet web site containing selected information, and providing a computer...
Telemanagement system with modular features and database synchronization
A computer usable medium having software embodied therein for managing at least one telephone system having a PBX switch and database and at least one adjunct...
Method and apparatus for managing internet transactions
An object-oriented approach provides the ability to develop and manage Internet transactions. Local applications can be accessed using any workstation connected...
Handling eject requests of logical volumes in a data storage subsystem
A method of handling eject requests of logical volumes received by a data storage subsystem from a host system. The method, implemented in computer readable...
System, method and program for enabling a client to reconnect to a same
server in a network of computer systems...
A client connected to a multi-server system, (e.g., a parallel database management system) can locate a server product that may have moved to a different network...
Apparatus, program products and methods utilizing intelligent contact
Apparatus, program products, and methods implement various intelligent contact management operations to improve the productivity of users of electronic messaging...
Financial services account manager system
A method of reporting accounting information to acquiring banks includes compiling accounting information from different processing systems to a mainframe. The...
Telephone calling card system with abbreviated code destination number
An abbreviated dialing code capability is introduced to a telephone calling card (prepaid or postpaid) system. A calling card account customer can, via an...
Single sign-on (SSO) mechanism personal key manager
A method of managing passwords of users desiring access to multiple target resources in a computer enterprise environment. For each given user, each of a set of...
Method and apparatus for defining and enforcing policies for configuration
management in communications networks
Apparatus and method for monitoring parameters that govern the operational characteristics of a network device, including the use of templates for generating...
Method and implementation for using computer network topology objects
Software, method, and systems for representing devices on a computer network are described. In one embodiment the invention comprises a method which identifies...
Method for creating and modifying similar and dissimilar databases for use
in operator services configurations...
This invention uses a computer program to mine preexisting operator services configuration data located in a variety of preexisting source operator services...
Method and apparatus for synchronizing information on two different
Many users of handheld computing devices or "palmtops" also own personal computers (PCs) running applications that manage data similar to the data carried in the...
Service management access point
A flexible service management system creates, provisions, customizes, and restricts service offerings available on an intelligent network. A service creation...
Method and apparatus for monitoring file transfers and logical connections
in a computer database featuring a...
A method of monitoring logical connections in a computer network is described. All packets exchanged via the network are intercepted and analyzed. Upon receipt...
Network data visualization system and method for downloading visualization
software to a user station after...
A network data visualization system and method are disclosed. In a specific embodiment, a user accesses a web page using a browser. Before returning the web...
A data processing system including a processor device associated with memory device. The processor is capable of running user application programs to communicate...
Integration of legacy database management systems with ODBC-compliant
A database integrator is provided to an application program that utilizes the ODBC interface so as to enable the application program to access the data in a...
Corporate and entertainment management interactive system using a computer
A system, method, and apparatus is provided for computerized management of a method of corporate, business or sports management by a remote party comprising...
Integrating campaign management and data mining
Method and apparatus are disclosed for integration of campaign management and data mining. The method and apparatus disclose incorporating references to data...
Management method and apparatus for remote cable-locating transmitters
A plurality of remotely-situated cable-locating transmitters (14.sub.1 -14.sub.n) are centrally managed using a database (18) that stores information about each...
System and method for displaying data using graphical user interface
The present invention is a system, method, and computer readable medium for determining which graphic user interface (GUI) control element, including a graphic...
Method and apparatus for supporting dynamic run-time object definition in a
relational database management system
A method and system for providing dynamic run-time object definition in a relational database. A mediating layer is introduced between applications and database...
Managing access to data in a distributed database environment
A method and an apparatus for managing access to data on a distributed database system is provided. A snapshot list is generated for a transaction executing on...
Apparatus and method for accessing foreign databases in a heterogeneous
An apparatus and method for accessing foreign processes in a heterogeneous database environment includes a local database server having a heterogeneous services...
System and method for restricting database access to managed object
information using a permissions table that...
An access control database has access control objects that collectively store information that specifies access rights by users to specified sets of the managed...
Centralized certificate management system for two-way interactive
communication devices in data networks
The present invention discloses a central certificate management system for thin client devices in data networks and has particular applications to systems...
Map database apparatus
A map database apparatus is provided in which: meshes that are achieved by dividing a map into a plurality of portions are used as management units; sets of data...
Hierarchical transmission system with distributed storage of resource path
information among network elements...
A transmission system having a plurality of network elements arranged in a tree-like hierarchical structure, and which includes means for the management and...
System and method for dynamically controlling processing speed of a
computer in response to user commands
When a user instructs acceleration or deceleration of the CPU processing speed with an "accelerator" button or a "brake" button, a speed control MMI informs...
Method and apparatus for re-synchronizing a network manager to its network
A method and apparatus for resynchronizing a network manager to its agents. Each object instance of an agent in an object-oriented management scheme is assigned...
Apparatus and method for transparent access of foreign databases in a
heterogeneous database system
An apparatus and method for accessing foreign processes in a heterogeneous database environment includes a local database server having heterogeneous services to...
Secure digital interactive system for unique product identification and
Methods and apparatus are described which provide secure interactive communication of text and image information between a central server computer and one or...
Method and system for global communications network management and display
of market-price information
A system and method for flexibly routing communications transmissions in an efficient manner is disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, service providers submit...
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...
Trail management across transport functionality of large and complex
A trail management system for a transport network comprises a database storing data describing each of a plurality of actual and intended/planned trails within a...
System and method for automatically setting VLAN configuration information
An automatic VLAN configuration information setting system comprising an automatic VLAN configuration information setting device and one or more switching hubs,...
Database server for handling a plurality of user defined routines (UDRs)
expressed in a plurality of computer...
User Defined Routines (UDRs), capable of being expressed in one or more languages, are handled by determining a language native to the UDR, for example, by...
Database system with original and public databases and data exploitation
support apparatus for displaying...
The data, as read out from a trunk database, and the read-out data, as processed, are stored in a public database. A setup unit and an operations support unit...
Method for marking, tracking, and managing hospital instruments
The present invention relates to a method for marking, tracking, and managing hospital instruments. Specifically, the present invention relates to a method for...
Network asset survey tool for gathering data about node equipment
An efficient asset survey tool is disclosed. For networks having 3,000 nodes, equipment and configuration information may be collected in a few hours, even with...
Method for controlling managing computer, medium for storing control
program, and managing computer
A managing computer is provided having an acquiring device for acquiring log information and event information from among a plurality of computers connected via...
System for creating and managing proprietary product data
Systems and methods for creating and using product data to enhance the safety of a medical or non-medical products. The systems receive vast amounts of data...
Method for using a non-object-oriented datastore as a generic persistent
datastore for persistent objects
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using a non-object-oriented datastore as a generic persistent datastore for persistent objects. A...