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US-6,564,234 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...
US-6,564,226 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,...
US-6,564,221 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...
US-6,564,216 Server manager
A method and apparatus for managing IP addressing in a network and effectively synchronizing communication between a central database and one or more servers...
US-6,564,215 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...
US-6,564,209 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...
US-6,564,201 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...
US-6,564,055 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...
US-6,564,047 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...
US-6,563,919 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...
US-6,561,425 System and apparatus for generating a unique identity for a computer-based product
Computer-based products such as postal security devices are manufactured as generic, nondescript units. Each has a unique identifier or embedded hardware serial...
US-6,560,639 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...
US-6,560,631 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...
US-6,560,601 Database transaction with locking in two phases and multiple versions of objects
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...
US-6,560,594 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...
US-6,560,593 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....
US-6,560,323 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...
US-6,559,966 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...
US-6,557,012 System and method of refreshing and posting data between versions of a database table
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...
US-6,557,008 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...
US-6,556,996 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...
US-6,556,995 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...
US-6,556,988 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...
US-6,556,986 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,...
US-6,556,976 Method and system for e-commerce and related data management, analysis and reporting
A system transacting e-commerce and related data management, analysis and reporting includes a database, first and second clients, and first through fourth...
US-6,556,761 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...
US-6,553,418 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...
US-6,553,392 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...
US-6,553,383 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...
US-6,553,378 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...
US-6,553,375 Method and apparatus for server based handheld application and database management
The present invention is a novel management system for selectively distributing applications and databases from a server computer to a plurality of...
US-6,553,366 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...
US-6,553,291 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...
US-6,551,847 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...
US-6,550,382 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...
US-6,549,922 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...
US-6,549,920 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...
US-6,549,910 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...
US-6,549,902 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...
US-6,549,895 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...
US-6,549,620 Signal transfer point local number portability database audit system and method
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...
US-6,549,533 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...
US-6,549,214 Automatic scaling of display for image management system
An image management system has an image database configured to store a plurality of image data files and a workstation coupled to the image database. The...
US-6,546,403 Mechanism to resubmit queries in a parallel database system
An apparatus, method and program product for resubmitting queries encompassed by a Query Management Subsystem (QMS) responsive to high availability recovery...
US-6,546,387 Computer network information management system and method using intelligent software agents
The present invention provides a system for managing information on a computer network having a server by gathering summary data from the information provider...
US-6,542,913 Integrated document output management in a hybrid environment
A customer document management system, which includes customer information store on a mainframe computer, said customer information being updateable from...
US-6,542,813 System and method for automatic managing geolocation information and associated references for geographic...
The present invention relates to the field of geographic information systems (GIS). The invention presents an apparatus and a method for automatic managing a...
US-6,542,635 Method for document comparison and classification using document image layout
Document type comparison and classification using layout classification is accomplished by first segmenting a document page into blocks of text and white space....
US-6,542,588 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...
US-6,542,497 Public wireless/cordless internet gateway
A localized wireless gateway system provides wireless telephone communication, and for at least interexchange communication, provides voice telephone access to a...
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