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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...
US-5,920,858 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...
US-5,920,619 Regional centrex
In a regional telephone network system offering centrex services, a closed user group is distributed as subgroups to several different telephone exchanges....
US-5,918,231 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...
US-5,918,227 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...
US-5,918,219 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...
US-5,918,208 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...
US-5,918,191 System and method for managing data for an equipment calibration laboratory
A system and method for managing data in calibration laboratory is disclosed. The system includes a database server, a database management system (DBMS)...
US-5,918,019 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...
US-5,917,996 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...
US-5,916,307 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...
US-5,913,198 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...
US-5,913,022 Loading hardware pattern memory in automatic test equipment for testing circuits
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...
US-5,911,687 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...
US-5,911,048 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...
US-5,910,951 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...
US-5,910,803 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...
US-5,907,847 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...
US-5,907,844 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...
US-5,907,705 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...
US-5,907,446 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...
US-5,905,989 Knowledge manager relying on a hierarchical default expert system: apparatus and method
A knowledge manager relying on a hierarchical default expert system is provided including a class hierarchical data base which may be appended to without...
US-5,905,985 Relational database modifications based on multi-dimensional database modifications
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using a relational database management system to support on-line analytical processing (OLAP) systems. A...
US-5,905,983 Multimedia database management system and its data manipulation method
When a database server has retrieved an object of an object storage area to be subjected to retrieval in response to a database query requirement, it stores...
US-5,905,979 Abstract manager system and method for managing an abstract database
An abstract manager system (12) and method for managing an abstract database (40) are provided. The abstract manager system (12) may be implemented using a...
US-5,905,866 Data-update monitoring in communications network
A user I/F unit 200 transmits an instruction given by a user to an access management unit 100 and displays data on a monitor 76. The access management unit 100...
US-5,904,727 Graphical fleet management methods
A method for tracking a location of a transmitter with a computer system, the computer system coupled to a vector database includes the steps of determining the...
US-5,903,887 Method and apparatus for caching result sets from queries to a remote database in a heterogeneous database system
A method enables a data manipulation action to occur between data from a data source and data in a table in a database, where the database is remote from the...
US-5,903,874 System and method for electronic coupon management
A system and method for managing and redeeming a promotional coupon for goods and services. The system provides a link between an operator console and a remote...
US-5,903,845 Personal information manager for updating a telecommunication subscriber profile
A subscriber enters personal information data into a personal information manager (PIM). The PIM, either automatically, or based on additional profile requests...
US-5,903,568 OSI multilayer management system
A hierarchical manager-agent structure has upper and lower layers in an open system having OSI standard protocol specifications. The upper layer has an...
US-5,903,455 Interface controls for use in a field device management system
An interface control for use in a field device management system coupled to a set of smart field devices automatically performs functions related to ...
US-5,901,352 System for controlling multiple networks and associated services
A system for enabling network convergence and interworking between multiple communications networks is disclosed. A subscriber is associated with a plurality of...
US-5,901,320 Communication system configured to enhance system reliability using special program version management
A communication system comprising a plurality of network elements and a monitoring apparatus for centrally monitoring and controlling these network elements....
US-5,901,313 Application management system
An application management system for achieving a common user access (CUA) interface throughout multiple applications of a computer system is described. The...
US-5,899,991 Modeling technique for system access control and management
An access and control system for use in a computer network provides for a rule making algorithm which models a database in advance and prevents queries which...
US-5,899,987 Apparatus for and method of providing user exits on an operating system platform
An apparatus for and method of providing user exits, including dynamic installation of associated software, within the kernel portion of an operating system. An...
US-5,899,986 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-5,898,874 Dynamic codeset translation environment
A method and apparatus for providing a translation environment for a computer system. Structurally, the present invention includes three main components: a...
US-5,898,760 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...
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