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Method of transforming graphical object diagrams to product data manager
The present invention provides a method, and associated system, for converting object oriented models into an actual operable database. The method and system...
System and method for performing scalable distribution of process flow
activities in a distributed workflow...
A system and method for performing scalable distribution of process flow activities in a distributed workflow management system is described. The distributed...
Secure computer system
A system and method for controlling the access of users to a trusted computer system using an authentication and authorization database, containing information...
Apparatus and method for maintaining integrated data consistency across
A database network having a primary database and a plurality of heterogeneous subscribing databases for replicating data updates of the primary database in the...
Database quality management system
A facility is provided for maintaining automatically the integrity of data associated with respective data applications. The facility achieves this result by...
Viewing entity relationship diagrams using hyperlinks
An entity relationship diagram for a relational database is generated from introspection of the relational database to determine which entities should be...
System, method, and program for using direct and indirect pointers to
logically related data and targets of indexes
The system, method, and program product of this invention allows a database management system to internally use direct and indirect pointing to locate targeted...
Method and apparatus for providing telecommunication services based on a
subscriber profile updated by a...
A subscriber enters personal information data into a personal information manager (PIM). The PIM, either automatically, or based on additional profile requests...
Software manager for administration of a computer operating system
A software manager enables a computer user to administer software elements within a computer operating system. The software manager comprises a configuration...
Semiconductor device development information integrating system
A semiconductor device development information integrating system comprises a semiconductor device information management system that stores and manages...
Execution of user defined ADT function implemented by embedded module in
a database management method
A user defined ADT function (to be implemented by an embedded module assigned to the function) is executed with module calling triggers other than the execution...
Performance optimization in a heterogeneous, distributed database
The performance of a heterogeneous, distributed database system is optimized by supporting both block fetch operations and positioned update operations....
Method and apparatus for providing shared data to a requesting client
A method and apparatus for providing object data stored in a database management system to a receiving client. The method comprises the steps of receiving a...
Method for detecting and optimizing queries with encoding/decoding tables
A join optimizer and method for a relational database management system including a data processor, a stored database, and a plurality of database relations,...
Computerized resource accounting methods and systems, computerized
utility management methods and systems,...
Computerized resource accounting methods and systems, and in particular computerized utility resource management methods and systems, multi-user utility resource...
System and method for automatically screening and directing incoming
A system and method that allow a subscriber to have incoming telephone calls automatically screened and directed is described. The system allows a subscriber to...
Method and system for projecting service availability in a
A system and method for projecting service availability in a telecommunication network. The present invention comprises an empirically-based availability...
Electronic mail management system for operation on a host computer system
Firewall host systems (26), (28) and (30) interface between private networks (14), (16), (18) and a public network (12). The firewall host systems (26), (28) and...
Relational database implementation of a multi-dimensional 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 viewing and managing a configuration of a
A method and apparatus for viewing a configuration of a computer network by polling a plurality of switches and routers present in the network to obtain copies...
Works-in-progress in an information management system
An information management system for managing the concurrent performance of multiple works-in-progress while providing atomicity, consistency, isolation, and...
System and method for managing critical files
A system and method for managing critical files in an information handling system. Critical files are those files which are difficult to recover after a system...
Balanced input/output task management for use in multiprocessor
transaction processing system
A system and method for balancing database transaction request distribution between various hosts in a multiprocessor transaction processing system is provided....
Processing distributed transactions in heterogeneous computing
environments using two-phase commit
A gateway provides for the processing of transactions in a heterogeneous database environment using LU6.2 two-phase commit involving a database, supporting a...
Natural language translation of an SQL query
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture which provides for the display of database management information on a computer in a user-friendly way to...
Knowledge management system and method
A computer-based knowledge management system (10) includes a database (4, 30) that contains a knowledge item (8) and an activity record (32, 34, 36) that is...
Historical asset information data storage schema
A system for managing asset information pertaining to a network. A network information database may both provide a snapshot of the current state of the network...
Data management control system for file and database
A design control system suitable for use in connection with the design of integrated circuits and other elements of manufacture having many parts which need to...
Database management system
In an object-oriented database management system, a storage area of each data object is controlled using information indicating a storage area position of the...
Data management system having data management configuration
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...
Personal information managing device capable of systematically managing
object data of more than one kind using...
An information managing device capable of systematically managing object data of more than one kind using a single database, having an object managing unit for...
In a regional telephone network system offering centrex services, a closed user group is distributed as subgroups to several different telephone exchanges....
Object-oriented database management system with improved usage
efficiency of main memory
An object-oriented database management system comprises a query processing system for controlling an entire query processing and a database access system which...
On-line directory service with a plurality of databases and processors
A directory service has a number of databases and a processing system with a number of processors. A first processor receives requests and passes them to one of...
System and method for estimating construction project costs and
schedules based on historical data
A distinctive estimating method using a concise depiction, organization, and presentation of time, related to the number of items accomplished, to produce a...
System for providing medical information
A managed care expert system provides a graphical, interactive computer system which accepts user input relating to contract variables for a plurality of...
System and method for managing data for an equipment calibration
A system and method for managing data in calibration laboratory is disclosed. The system includes a database server, a database management system (DBMS)...
Virtual dial-up protocol for network communication
A layer two forwarding protocol (L2F) provides virtual direct dial-up service into private networks through public internet service providers. An authorized...
System for printing tamper-resistant electronic form characters
A system for single-pass printing of a tamper-resistant, electronic form character on a print media sheet is provided. The system includes a printing subsystem...
Method and structure for balanced queue communication between nodes in a
distributed computing application
Methods and associated structure providing a balanced queue communication system for the exchange of messages between an originating node and a receiving node in...
System and method for designing and administering survivor benefit plans
A computer-implemented system and method for designing and administering self-funded survivor benefit plans is disclosed. The system includes a specific purpose...
Loading hardware pattern memory in automatic test equipment for testing
A system for testing circuits includes a tester having a pattern memory for storing test vectors; an object database to store a persistent vector pattern object...
Wide area medical information system and method using thereof
The present invention is a wide area medical information system and a method using thereof comprising a wide area network, a plurality of doctor terminals and...
System for managing group of computers by displaying relevant
non-redundant messages by expressing database...
The system and method of this invention automatically manages a group of computers by automatically gathering data, storing the data, analyzing the stored data...
Transmitting device with mobility manager and method of communicating
A transmitting device (15) for communication over a multiplicity of networks having a communication manager (22) and a mobility manager (20). The mobility...
Network atlas mapping tool
A network mapping tool efficiently organizes and displays topology data of an internetwork computing system as a hierarchical collection of network maps, i.e., a...
Method and apparatus for coupling object state and behavior in a
database management system
A method and apparatus for coupling object state and behavior in a DBMS is provided such that an object's class definition, behavior information, and state...
Dynamic external control of rule-based decision making through user rule
inheritance for database performance...
A method for providing persistent, dynamic external control of rule-based decision making through inherited user defined rules (UDRs) within a computer...
Computer implemented request to integrate (RTI) system for managing
change control in software release stream
Change control in a software release stream is managed by a computer implemented Request To Integrate (RTI) system, including at least one user unit having an...
Video tape recorder for recording management data on video tape
In a recording and reproducing apparatus having at least one program recorded in recording tracks on a recording medium, a management database is recorded on the...