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Use of web technology for subscriber management activities
External entity data access to the customer administrative system and database network elements of a telecommunications network is provided through a web-server...
Distributing database differences corresponding to database change
events made to a database table located on a...
A method, computer program product, and system that allows changes made to an original database table found on a server computer to be reflected in client copies...
Database access using active server pages
A method and system for accessing a database management system running on a server computer from within a JAVA applet running on a client computer. The JAVA...
Process and apparatus for collecting a data structure of a memory dump
into a logical table
A hardware/software system for analyzing memory dumps. The system collects data structures in a memory dump into logical tables, one logical table per selected...
Concurrency control protocols for management of replicated data items in
a distributed database system
The invention provides protocols for managing transactions operating on replicated data items at multiple physical sites in a distributed database system. The...
System for assisting in management of packaging plant
A system for assisting in management of a packaging plant, according to which such information as on packaging cost, machine characteristics and surface...
Application development process for use in a distributed computer
An application "builder" generates a configuration management application for use in a distributed computing environment having at least one management server...
Information management system with improved methods and interface for
A system providing a Print Manager having a Form Designer which assists a user with mapping user data (e.g., "cardfile" or database data) onto a formatted...
System and method for database update replication
The present invention provides a new, high-performance system and method for updating databases or other data compilations with changes entered in a source...
Apparatus and method for selecting records from a computer database by
repeatedly displaying search terms from...
A method for managing the presentation of search terms on a computer terminal or other display device so that large computer databases can be searched...
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...
System and method for storing and managing functions
A computer system and method for storing and managing a database that has lambda-definable functions as its foundation. The database is a collection of nodes...
Query optimization through the use of multi-column statistics to avoid
the problems of column correlation
The system, method, and program of this invention collects multi-column statistics, by a database management system, to reflect a relationship among multiple...
Transparency film digitizer peripheral and transparency film image
management and communication system for internet
A computer-automation tool for dentists and insurance companies to communicate dental patient information is provided. Such system has a specialized...
Electronic rights management and authorization system
An electronic rights management and authorization system to account for the dynamic, multi-dimensional, and granular nature of rights. A database structure...
Method and apparatus for controlling command line transfer to a network
A method and apparatus for controlling command line transfer to a network element. The method and apparatus allow for transfer of command lines such as command...
System for controlling users access to a distributive network in
accordance with constraints present in common...
A method of managing access to a distributive network provides both time and site access restraints for users or groups of users on a LAN or WAN adapted for...
Security aspects of computer resource repositories
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)...
Database system with improved methods for storing free-form data objects
of data records
A system of the present invention includes a relational database management system (RDBMS). Methods are described for maintaining integrity between "design...
Method and system for managing redundant objects in a distributed object
One aspect of the invention is a method for managing redundant objects in a distributed object system. A transaction service runs on a computer. At least two...
System and method for storing and manipulating data in an information
The present invention is directed to a database and database management system and method designed to store and manipulate any type of data and any combination...
In$ite: a finance analysis model for education
An advanced software package for cost accounting and analysis, management reporting, performance assessment and decision support tool is described. The...
Method and computerized system for managing insurance receivable accounts
A method and computerized system is disclosed for managing insurance receivable accounts. The method provides a combination of specific automation enablers and...
Method and system for interactive prescription and distribution of
prescriptions in conducting clinical studies
A computer system (11, 12, 13) and method for managing data used in conducting clinical studies concerning subjects at a plurality of participating,...
Methods for generating patient-specific medical reports
The present invention relates to novel methods and memory storage devices for generating a report that contains medical counseling information which is specific...
Process and apparatus for managing a software load image
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus to permit a computer to manage its software load image. This operation takes place when the computer...
Automatic font management within an operating system environment
A system and methods automatically provide access and management of installed and noninstalled fonts in a computer system. Installed fonts are resident in...
Administrative interface for a database in a distributed computer
An administrator interface working with a relational data base management system belonging to a distributed data processing environment including a plurality of...
System and method for managing the configuration of distributed objects
A computer system includes at least one client computer and at least one server computer. An Object Configuration Manager allows a user to distribute and use...
System and method for handling database cross references
A system and method of managing, storing, and accessing cross references between related kinds of sub-record information in a computerized engineering database....
Sub-foldering system in a directory-service-based launcher
A directory services system includes resource objects, such as an application object for accessing a resource associated with the resource object. Foldering...
System, method and computer program product for positioned update support
A system, method and computer program product for providing a common interface to a plurality of heterogeneous database management systems, wherein date...
Method and apparatus for selectively augmenting retrieved text, numbers,
maps, charts, still pictures and/or...
Apparatus and method are disclosed for selecting multimedia information, such as video, audio, graphics and text residing on a plurality of Data Warehouses,...
Query translation system
A technique is provided for translating database queries used to perform database functions on a first database management system so that a user can perform the...
System and method for diagnosing computer faults
A system and method for diagnosing faults that occur on a computer system. An executive unit loads an appropriate file set for a given fault from a database of...
Method and apparatus for managing internetwork and intranetwork activity
In accordance with the present invention, a network management program (80) is provided that manages the communication of data packets between an intranetwork...
Parallel database management method and parallel database management
In a database management system including a request reception server and a plurality of execution servers, each having a plug-in program module incorporated by a...
Parameterized lock management system and method for conditional conflict
serializability of transactions
A database management system (DBMS) is modified to provide improved concurrent usage of database objects, particularly when the system is executing long lived...
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...
Network-based multimedia communications and directory system and method
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...
Accessing multi-dimensional data by mapping dense data blocks to rows in
a relational database
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using a relational database management system to support on-line analytical processing (OLAP) systems. A...
Method and apparatus for generating dynamic and hybrid sparse indices
for workfiles used in SQL queries
A method and apparatus for generating static, dynamic and hybrid sparse indices for use with workfiles used by SQL queries in a relational database management...
Automated strategies for investment management
The invention is in the field of using a computer to select corporate stocks for investment. Fifty stocks are selected from a database on the basis of certain...
Computer system for railway maintenance
Track maintenance management is defined by the present invention as the integration of all the maintenance engineering tasks which ensure that optimum levels of...
Method and apparatus for transaction processing in a distributed
A subscriber management system includes at least one Data Directory Server (DDS) located between one or more transaction generators and one or more data servers....
Combined internet and data access system
The inventive system and method distributes information between databases and web servers, via a plurality of interconnected platforms or nodes. The invention...
Document composition system and method for composing a document by using
A document composition system comprises a first database 4 for use in managing vector graphic data, a second database 5 for use in managing image graphic data, a...
Intelligent query system for automatically indexing information 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,...
Method and apparatus for implementing a hierarchical database management
system (HDBMS) using a relational...
The invention is directed to a computer implemented system and apparatus for construction of a Hierarchical Database Management System (HDBMS) using a...
Medical record management system and process with improved workflow
A patient medical record system includes a number of caregiver computers, and a patient record database with patient data coupled to the caregiver computers...