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US-6,052,692 Method and system for managing image related events without compromising image processing
A system and method for managing an image related event is disclosed. In one aspect, the method and system remove an image file on a digital imaging device. The...
US-6,052,689 Computer method, apparatus and programmed medium for more efficient database management using histograms with a...
A computer method, apparatus and programmed medium for optimizing the number of buckets, and thus minimizing the necessary amount of memory space, needed to...
US-6,052,685 Integration of legacy database management systems with ODBC-compliant application programs
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...
US-6,052,684 System and method for performing consistent workflow process execution in a workflow management system
A system for allowing consistent execution of a workflow process in a computer-enabled workflow management system is described. The workflow process includes at...
US-6,052,681 X.500 system and methods
The present invention addresses the problem of implementing X.500 using an SQL product. The present application discloses an application of X.500 to a relational...
US-6,049,806 Computer system for managing a plurality of data types
A computer system for managing a plurality of data types. Particularly, this invention relates to a computer system for capturing instruction data, including...
US-6,049,799 Document link management using directory services
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for managing links between documents and other data structures, such as applications. Search mechanisms may...
US-6,049,776 Human resource management system for staffing projects
A Resource Management System (RMS) including an RMS server having an RMS database containing files storing information on employees, employee skills, employee...
US-6,049,775 Systems, methods and computer program products for monitoring and controlling mail processing devices
A system, method, device, and/or computer program product for remotely managing a plurality of remote mail processing devices. The system comprises receiving...
US-6,047,282 Apparatus and method for expandable biometric searching
A method and apparatus for expandable biometric searching are provided. The apparatus preferably includes a database having a plurality of biometric data groups....
US-6,047,280 Interface layer for navigation system
An improved method and system that provides for a data access interface layer in a navigation system. The navigation system is of the type that includes a...
US-6,047,046 Method and apparatus for automating the management of a database
A method and apparatus to automate the process of updating and maintaining a dynamically changing database by assigning status states to each entry within the...
US-6,044,462 Method and apparatus for managing key revocation
The validity status of a digital certificate is accessible even after a certificate has expired. Certificate validity status is stored and retained in a...
US-6,044,373 Object-oriented access control method and system for military and commercial file systems
A method and system are provided for controlling a client's access to a protected element, in which the protected element is contained in a protected resource...
US-6,044,370 Database management system and method for combining meta-data of varying degrees of reliability
In a database management system (DBMS) or other data processing system or product that stores and processes information, a subset of the stored information is...
US-6,041,350 Network management system based upon managed objects
Duplicates (duplicate managed objects) of managed objects that have been generated by a network element management system in order to manage the states of a...
US-6,041,344 Apparatus and method for passing statements to foreign databases by using a virtual package
An apparatus and method for accessing foreign processes in a heterogeneous database environment includes a local database server having heterogeneous services to...
US-6,041,327 Implementation of notification capabilities in relational databases
A client sends a first message (such as a stored procedure function call) to a server relational database identifying notifications concerning database access...
US-6,041,325 System and method for controlling access to a telephony database
A flexible service management system creates, provisions, customizes, and restricts service offerings available on an intelligent network. A service creation...
US-6,038,563 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...
US-6,038,537 Intra-organization cooperation system, commodity deal management method, and storage medium
An intra-organization cooperation system is a system for making departments/sections smoothly perform a transaction support to mutually provide information,...
US-6,038,442 Communication system
Each of communication terminals for use in a communication system which performs voice communications and data communications has an individual database which...
US-6,038,333 Person identifier and management system
A person identifier and management system is described. The person identifier and management system includes a face image database that stores the face feature...
US-6,035,403 Biometric based method for software distribution
A method is provided for protecting distributed software, either through the internet/telephone networks or via physical storage media like floppy diskettes,...
US-6,035,341 Multimedia data analysis in intelligent video information management system
A flexible multimedia information analysis apparatus stores a database which includes both audio and video information. Also stored are a plurality of content...
US-6,035,303 Object management system for digital libraries
An object management system for storing persistent object oriented objects, includes an object vault, a structural type manager and a digital library. The object...
US-6,035,297 Data management system for concurrent engineering
A data management system for file and database management including a design control system suitable for use in connection with the design of integrated circuits...
US-6,035,244 Automatic defect reclassification of known propagator defects
A defect management system with a method to update a database with defect data concerning propagator defect data. Defect data obtained from each layer formed on...
US-6,035,055 Digital image management system in a distributed data access network system
A digital image management system is described that includes a content analyzer that analyzes an image to extract content data from the image. The content data...
US-6,035,025 System and method for a prepaid bundled telecommunications account
A method for prepaid bundled telecommunications services includes the steps of recognizing a prepaid account access call at a telecommunications carrier switch,...
US-6,032,154 Data storage and management system for use with a multiple protocol management system in a data acquisition system
A data acquisition system having a plurality of remote data gathering devices each of which communicates according to a respective defined communications...
US-6,032,143 Evaluation of existential and universal subquery in a relational database management system for increased...
A relational data base management system includes a query processor that permits consideration of alternative query plans by the query optimizer so one table can...
US-6,032,084 System for carrying out and managing animal feedlot operations using coordinate acquisition techniques
An animal feedlot management system is disclosed, wherein each feed delivery vehicle employed therein uses real-time virtual reality (VR) modelling and...
US-6,031,978 System, method and program for enabling a client to reconnect to a same server in a network of computer systems...
The system, method and program of this invention provides a technique that enables a client, connected by a network, such as TCP/IP, to a multi-server system,...
US-6,031,895 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-6,029,192 System and method for locating resources on a network using resource evaluations derived from electronic messages
Resources are located on a network by searching a database including resource evaluation information obtained from electronic messages. Electronic messages...
US-6,029,174 Apparatus and system for an adaptive data management architecture
The present invention provides an apparatus, computer program and system for managing data. The computer program has at least one code segment to control system...
US-6,029,171 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-6,029,170 Hybrid tree array data structure and method
The preferred embodiment of the present invention provides a method and apparatus for storing and accessing data. The preferred embodiment hybrid tree-array...
US-6,029,163 Methods for collecting query workload based statistics on column groups identified by RDBMS optimizer
Methods for collecting query workload based statistics within a relational database management system (RDBMS) and for identifying columns for which statistics...
US-6,029,138 Computer system for decision support in the selection of diagnostic and therapeutic tests and interventions for...
A decision support system for the selection of a diagnostic or therapeutic test or intervention, herein called studies, is supported by identifying a relative...
US-6,029,092 System and method for providing modular control and for managing energy consumption
A control system is extremely flexible and modular and can be equipped or upgraded to have any number or combination of features, such as security, home...
US-6,029,068 Database system, data management system and communication terminal
In addition to a central paging controller, a database system includes a service center, connected to a public switched telephone network, for supplying voice...
US-6,029,062 Prepay telecommunications system with unregistered roaming call processing
The prepay telecommunications system (60) includes a prepay call management platform (50) which is directly coupled to a telecommunications carrier switch (24)....
US-6,026,430 Dynamic client registry apparatus and method
A registry to organize information from client entities on different networks for selective sharing, having a first computer having a disk for storing a dynamic...
US-6,026,412 Interaction between application of a log and maintenance of a table that maps record identifiers during online...
The present invention includes reorganization of a Database Management System (DBMS). The reorganization of the present invention is implemented by recording a...
US-6,026,410 Information organization and collaboration tool for processing notes and action requests in computer systems
A natural language-based information organization and collaboration tool for a computer system is disclosed. The present invention includes an apparatus and...
US-6,026,403 Computer system for management of resources
The invention concerns a system for managing resources, which can take the form of (a) computer-compatible information, such as data files and programs, and (b)...
US-6,026,394 System and method for implementing parallel operations in a database management 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...
US-6,026,391 Systems and methods for estimating query response times in a computer system
A query performance prediction ("QPP") module is provided as part of an applications layer residing on respective user stations operating in conjunction with a...
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