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Derived data base processing system enabling one program to access a
plurality of data basis
A derived database processing system in a database processing device comprises a plurality of independent databases which can provide a plurality of users with a...
Method and apparatus for extending a relational database management
system using a federated coordinator
A method and apparatus for providing access to object data stored in an object server in response to a database query. The method comprises the steps of...
List process system for managing and processing lists of data
A list storing unit stores a plurality of lists, each of which includes a plurality of data and represents a search result of a search in a database. At least a...
System for electronically managing and documenting the underwriting of
an excess casualty insurance policy
A computer-implemented system for managing the underwriting, quoting and binding by an insurance company of an excess casualty insurance policy for an insured...
Method and apparatus for defining and enforcing policies for
configuration management in communications networks
Apparatus and method for monitoring parameters that govern the operational characteristics of a network device, including the use of templates for generating...
System and method for segmenting a database based upon data attributes
A system and method for allowing a user to segment and partition a database based upon attributes associated with the data in the database. Also, a system and...
Information management device
An information management device is provided which is capable of performing a flexible search of input information, without the need to attach user-specified...
Automated system and method for providing access data concerning an item
of business property
An automated system (10) for providing access data (42) concerning an item of business property includes a master database (34) containing master data (36)...
Universal domain routing and publication control system
A system for managing information communications between clients on different networks having a first computer with a disk for storing a dynamic client registry...
Systems and methods for storing, delivering, and managing messages
A Message Storage and Deliver System (MSDS) is connected to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) and receives incoming calls with these calls being...
Intelligent information routing system and method
An intelligent information router system comprising a telephony controller coupled to a private branch exchange through a link interface. The telephony...
Method and apparatus for management of electronic calendars throughout
an enterprise and management of events...
An enterprise electronic calendar uses new enterprise protocols and mechanisms to implement the new enterprise protocols in an enterprise setting. The enterprise...
Method and system for the control and management of a three dimensional
A method and system supporting seamless 3-dimensional operations in a multi-dimensional environment using orbiting satellite compatible coordinate references and...
Method and apparatus for emulating a digital cross-connect switch
network using a flexible topology to test MCS...
A method and apparatus for emulating a digital cross-connect switching (DXC) network fully tests a telecommunication network monitoring and control system (MCS)....
Publication network control system using domain and client side
communications resource locator lists for...
A publication control system for networks inside a client having several publication computers networked together, each of the publication computers having disks...
Domain communications server
A domain communications server having a first computer with a disk for storing a dynamic client registry and resource locators containing function names; a web...
Data management system for problems, releases and parts
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...
Method and apparatus for providing transparent persistent data support
to foreign data types
The present invention teaches a variety of methods, data structures, and apparatus. In a first embodiment of the present invention, an instance of a data type...
Method for processing multi-dimensional data
In a multi-dimensional data management method in a database management system, a collection of members constituting each dimension is grouped and page indexes...
Method and system for managing replicated data with enhanced consistency
Method and system for managing transactions operating on replicated data items at multiple physical sites in a distributed database system. The transactions...
Method and apparatus for extending a database management system to
operate with diverse object servers
A method and apparatus for extending a database management system to operate with diverse object servers. The apparatus comprises a federated coordinator for...
Optimization of SQL queries using hash star join operations
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for optimizing SQL queries in a relational database management system uses hash star join operations. A hash star...
System and method for query optimization using quantile values of a
large unordered data set
A database management system determines, in a single pass over an unordered database, the quantile information. The system sequentially compares each tuple in...
Evaluation of existential and universal subquery in a relational
database management system for increased...
A relational data base management system includes a query processor that permits consideration of alternative query plans by the query optimizer so one table can...
Intelligent peripheral and network control
A telecommunications network incorporating an Advanced Intelligent Network having a service control point including a centralized database and having a...
Method and apparatus for generating a proxy connection endpoint for
operation administration and management...
Methods and apparatus are provided for handling asynchronous transfer mode (ATM) cells sent from first user equipment through a plurality of ATM nodes and...
System for location multicasting and database management for mobile
sessions in any computer subnetworks...
In a computer network where each mobile host is assigned a subnetwork-independent logical identifier (L-ID), the mobile host acquires a subnetwork-dependent...
Method and apparatus for monitoring file transfers and logical
connections in a computer network
A method of monitoring logical connections in a computer network is described. All packets exchanged via the network are intercepted and analyzed. Upon receipt...
System for generating a gapless series of identity values
A system for generating a gapless series of identity values in a history log maintained in a database by a database management system without adversely impacting...
Method and apparatus for a cryptographically-assisted commercial network
system designed to facilitate and...
The present invention is an expert matching method and apparatus for managing communications between an expert having particular qualifications and an end user...
Telecommunications call management system
A call management system is disclosed for choosing the optimum telecommunications carrier for telephone calls made by a user. The system can interface with an...
Method of efficient collection of SQL performance measures
A computerized method of intercepting SQL processing within a relational database. The relational database includes a relational database management program...
Managing application programs in a computer network by using a database
of application objects
A method and apparatus for management of application programs in a computer network are disclosed. A modified hierarchical database which includes application...
Method of developing and modifying self-describing database management
system to generate a new database...
A method of developing a self-describing database management system comprises the steps of holding definition data of a database management system to be...
Event logging system and method for logging events in a network system
An event logging system is provided for an interactive entertainment network system having a headend or content provider interconnected via a distribution...
Management of client requests in a client-server environment
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for monitoring and regulating access to a database. Requests for the database are intercepted and evaluated...
Information management apparatus providing efficient management of
multimedia titles in a client-server network
An information management apparatus, for registering data of multimedia titles in a client/server system and supplying the data to users of client terminals,...
Database management system, method and program for supporting the
mutation of a composite object without...
The system, method, and program of this invention avoids potential write/write conflicts and read/write conflicts when a subcomponent of a composite object...
Method and apparatus for implementing parallel operations in a database
The present invention implements parallel processing in a Database Management System. The present invention provides the ability to locate transaction and...
Communication system architecture and method of routing therefor
To alleviate the constraints imposed on communication system management by the assignment of dedicated ranges of MSISDNs and IMSIs to each particular home...
Network distribution information management system
A communication system which includes a plurality of information processing units connected to a network. Each information processing unit includes a database...
High-speed data base query method and apparatus
A server performing an indexing method of data management to create and maintain indexes more efficiently than existing indexing approaches is described. The...
Non-recursive method for parameter evaluation within an information
A method for non-recursive data driven parameter evaluation within an information management system (e.g., a relational database management system, RDBMS)....
Compiler tool set for efficiently generating and easily managing
multiple program versions of different types
A compiler tool set manages the complexity of efficiently maintaining multiple versions of a program. This tool set generates various version types of a program...
System and method for efficient relational query generation and
tuple-to-object translation in an...
An object-relational database gateway for use in a computing environment having a relational database management system (RDBMS) is disclosed. Object-oriented...
Method and apparatus for storing and retrieving data and a memory
In methods for storing and retrieving data with a memory arrangement and central databases, a trie data structure is utilized in which the nodes are given unique...
Computer system for allowing a consumer to purchase packaged goods at
A system for generating images representative of a store shelf includes a retail space management system for generating information describing product and shelf...
Network topology management system through a database of managed network
resources including logical topolgies
A system and method for maintaining complex relationships between computer network elements. The system provides a common database for storing node, type, and...
Data copyright management system
A data copyright management system is provided, in which a primary user edits a received data and supplies the edited data to a secondary user. The copyright...
Using an intermediate storage medium in a database management system
A database management system incorporating an intermediate level of storage medium. Software of the DBMS controls the transfer of data between a primary,...