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US-5,946,372 Apparatus and method for testing digital communications circuits
An apparatus and method are disclosed for remotely testing communications circuits, such as digital communications circuits for telephony-based services....
US-5,943,688 Automated database back-up within a data storage system using removable media
A data storage system provides a method and apparatus for preserving consistency between a database back-up and a set of storage volumes. The system includes a...
US-5,943,677 Sparsity management system for multi-dimensional databases
In a multi-dimensional database, a composite data construct is created to accommodate sparse dimensions. When the database is defined, sparse dimensions are...
US-5,943,671 Compensation for security procedures in different database management systems
A system, method and computer program product for providing a common interface to a plurality of heterogeneous database management systems, wherein data...
US-5,943,668 Relational emulation 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...
US-5,943,666 Method and apparatus for optimizing queries across heterogeneous databases
A heterogeneous database system includes plural databases, one database acting as a system manager which performs functions to provide a transparent user...
US-5,943,495 Copy utility method and apparatus for non-stop database applications
A copy utility for non-stop database applications allows users to continuously access a database which is undergoing back-up operations. The system includes a...
US-5,943,397 Network assisted callback system
A network assisted callback method and system for managing calls that fail to reach to a subscriber, and facilitating callback by the subscriber to one or more...
US-5,943,321 Circuit set-up and caching for multimedia multipoint servers
An MMS circuit set-up system includes a real time link manager (RTLM) which is coupled to the audio video controller (AVC) of the MMS. The AVC receives data from...
US-5,940,827 Methods and apparatus for managing a database in a distributed operating environment
A variety of methods and apparatus for managing a database in a object oriented environment are disclosed. According to the present invention, a database is...
US-5,940,820 GUI apparatus for generating an object-oriented database application
A graphical user interface is employed for generating an object-oriented database (ODB) application. An application information extraction unit extracts...
US-5,940,819 User specification of query access paths in a relational database management system
A relational data base management system includes a query processor that permits consideration of alternative user-specified access paths, which the processor...
US-5,940,818 Attribute-based access for multi-dimensional databases
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using a relational database management system to support on-line analytical processing (OLAP) systems. A...
US-5,940,804 Computer executable workflow resource management system
A computer system executable method is provided for managing resources in an automated workflow system for manipulating a work item, the work item being stored...
US-5,940,802 Digital disease management system
A method for improving the delivery of health care for patients. A first data signal being multimedia data which is indicative of a patient condition of a...
US-5,940,504 Licensing management system and method in which datagrams including an address of a licensee and indicative of...
A license management system and method for recording the use of a licensed product, and for controlling its use in accordance with the terms of the license. A...
US-5,940,289 Parallel database system retrieval method of a relational database management system using initial data...
A parallel database system retrieval method and system for transferring from database operation servers to a front end server only those data items that are used...
US-5,938,690 Pain management system and method
A computer based system and methods for use with known neuromodulation systems to assist in the performance of pre-, intra- and post-operative procedures...
US-5,937,415 Data base development system with methods facilitating copying of data from one data source to another
A Client/Server Database System with improved methods for performing database queries, particularly DSS-type queries, is described. The system includes one or...
US-5,937,413 Data audits based on timestamp criteria in replicated data bases within digital mobile telecommunication system
The present invention provides a method which uses a data audit function in order to maintain a consistency about a plurality of data stored as a replication...
US-5,937,410 Method of transforming graphical object diagrams to product data manager schema
The present invention provides a method, and associated system, for converting object oriented models into an actual operable database. The method and system...
US-5,937,388 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...
US-5,937,159 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...
US-5,933,837 Apparatus and method for maintaining integrated data consistency across multiple databases
A database network having a primary database and a plurality of heterogeneous subscribing databases for replicating data updates of the primary database in the...
US-5,933,836 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...
US-5,933,831 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...
US-5,933,820 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...
US-5,933,778 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...
US-5,933,646 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...
US-5,933,350 Semiconductor device development information integrating system
A semiconductor device development information integrating system comprises a semiconductor device information management system that stores and manages...
US-5,930,800 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...
US-5,930,793 Performance optimization in a heterogeneous, distributed database environment
The performance of a heterogeneous, distributed database system is optimized by supporting both block fetch operations and positioned update operations....
US-5,930,786 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...
US-5,930,785 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,...
US-5,930,773 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...
US-5,930,700 System and method for automatically screening and directing incoming calls
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...
US-5,930,333 Method and system for projecting service availability in a telecommunications system
A system and method for projecting service availability in a telecommunication network. The present invention comprises an empirically-based availability...
US-5,928,333 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...
US-5,926,818 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...
US-5,926,463 Method and apparatus for viewing and managing a configuration of a computer network
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...
US-5,924,103 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...
US-5,924,102 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...
US-5,924,097 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....
US-5,924,095 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...
US-5,924,089 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...
US-5,924,072 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...
US-5,923,850 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...
US-5,920,873 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...
US-5,920,869 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...
US-5,920,867 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...
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