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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...
Teleservices computer system, method, and manager application for
integrated presentation of concurrent...
A teleservices system, workstation configuration, and teleservices manager application provide for integrated concurrent interactions with various host computer...
Credit status checking system for transaction processing system and
checking method therefor
A credit status checking system for examining credit status of a customer immediately and easily, by utilizing a stored customer telephone number through a...
Secure identification system
Methods and apparatus are described which provide secure interactive communication of the text and image information between a central server computer and one or...
Operating information setting and management method and apparatus of
numerical control apparatus
A database, in which information an NC apparatus needs in machining products is accumulated for each product, is set in a hard disk connected to the NC...
Computerized management of plant maintenance and program therefor
A general purpose computer is programmed to provide graphic representations of the mechanical and electrical systems of an operating plant where all of the...
Uniform control of mixed platforms in telephony
A system for routing Internet Protocol Network Telephony (IPNT) calls has a default router connected to a wide area network (WAN) for receiving and routing the...
Method and apparatus for peripheral system management, using multiple
The method of the invention enables an application program to recover feature information regarding a managed entity without having any predefined knowledge...
Methods for importing data between database management programs
A computer-implemented method in a computer for importing data from an import database to a target database. The method includes displaying a plurality of import...
Application and database security and integrity system and method
A system and method for ensuring the security and integrity of applications and databases. The present invention provides a user management system which allows...
Local logging in a distributed database management computer system
A distributed database management computer system includes a plurality of nodes and a plurality of database pages. When a first node in the computer system...
Management system for risk sharing of mortgage pools
The present invention relates to a computer system for managing the allocation of mortgage pool risk between a mortgage originator and a funding institution. The...
Highly available cluster virtual disk system
A cluster implements a virtual disk system that provides each node of the cluster access to each storage device of the cluster. The virtual disk system provides...
Medical network management article of manufacture
In a medical network management system (NMS) (20), health plan beneficiaries access a team of health care professionals over the telephone to help them assess...
Drug document production system
A document production system is provided for preparing documents and managing a database of information pertaining to investigational studies of medical...
Database reconstruction using embedded database backup codes
Files are stored along with embedded codes containing information useful in reconstructing a failed database that normally contains information about the files....
System and method for storing and retrieving performance and topology
A system and method for storing and retrieving performance and topology information of a telecommunications network. A network performance data parser receives...
Query processing system that computes GROUPING SETS, ROLLUP, and CUBE
with a reduced number of GROUP BYs in a...
Method and apparatus for detecting and stacking grouping sets to support GROUP BY operations with GROUPING SETS, ROLLUP and CUBE extensions in relational...
Inventory tracking and management apparatus with multi-function encoding
An inventory tracking and management apparatus especially for drycleaning inventory control includes a flexible substrate such as a packet or sheet which houses...
Kitchen information and database management method and apparatus
A device that manages kitchen information, including an information storage device that stores a plurality of recipes, a display device that displays at least...
Defining a schema for a database representing a model of a computer
A computer-implemented method of managing a computer network including a plurality of devices is provided, wherein a plurality of network management tasks are...