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US-5,864,843 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...
US-5,864,842 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...
US-5,864,841 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...
US-5,864,840 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...
US-5,864,614 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...
US-5,864,555 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...
US-5,862,345 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...
US-5,862,335 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...
US-5,862,318 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...
US-5,862,223 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...
US-5,862,203 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...
US-5,860,069 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...
US-5,859,978 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...
US-5,857,195 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...
US-5,857,190 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...
US-5,857,188 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...
US-5,857,187 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,...
US-5,857,182 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...
US-5,857,180 Method and apparatus for implementing parallel operations in a database management system
The present invention implements parallel processing in a Database Management System. The present invention provides the ability to locate transaction and...
US-5,854,982 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...
US-5,854,895 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...
US-5,852,821 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...
US-5,852,818 Non-recursive method for parameter evaluation within an information management system
A method for non-recursive data driven parameter evaluation within an information management system (e.g., a relational database management system, RDBMS)....
US-5,850,554 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...
US-5,850,544 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...
US-5,848,416 Method and apparatus for storing and retrieving data and a memory arrangement
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...
US-5,848,399 Computer system for allowing a consumer to purchase packaged goods at home
A system for generating images representative of a store shelf includes a retail space management system for generating information describing product and shelf...
US-5,848,243 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...
US-5,848,158 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...
US-5,845,330 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,...
US-5,845,267 System and method for billing for transactions conducted over the internet from within an intranet
A system and method is disclosed for performing centralized billing for transactions conducted by a user on a terminal (101) connected on an Intranet (103) with...
US-5,842,218 Method, computer program product, and system for a reorienting categorization table
A method computer program product, and system for a reorienting categorization table is provided. A control interface is used to select the hierarchy of...
US-5,842,212 Data modeling and computer access record memory
The system and apparatus for loading and retrieving information relates to a computer-implemented database management system for multiple source databases. The...
US-5,842,209 User interface for visually depicting inner/outer/left/right joins in a database system
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture which provides for visually depicting join relationships in a database management system. The method comprises...
US-5,842,198 Data management system, that enables a user to connect existing data to an external file and a program to...
A data management system which enables a user to flexibly make corresponding relation between data stored in a existing database, and a data file and a program...
US-5,842,173 Computer-based surgical services management system
A computer-based surgical services management system for communicating between sites of a surgical services facility including a computer workstation located at...
US-5,842,125 Network control center for satellite communication system
A mobile satellite system including a satellite communication switching office and network system having a satellite antenna for receiving and transmitting a...
US-5,841,964 Operating state management system
An operating state management system having database, to collect and totalize the operating states of production equipment and circumstances under which types of...
US-5,841,765 Demand-based connection management integrated services access terminal (ISAT) for satellite communication system
A demand-based connection management satellite communication network includes a plurality of geographically distributed earth stations, each earth station having...
US-5,838,965 Object oriented database management system
A database management system is disclosed having an object oriented representation of information describing characteristics of instances organized in a...
US-5,838,918 Distributing system configuration information from a manager machine to subscribed endpoint machines in a...
The invention relates to a method executed by a computer system to increase the ease and efficiency of the configuration management task in large, complex,...
US-5,835,915 Remote duplicate database facility with improved throughput and fault tolerance
A local computer system has a local database, application programs that modify the local database, and a transaction manager that stores audit records in a local...
US-5,835,910 Method and system for comparing attributes in an object-oriented management system
The present invention is an improvement upon an object oriented database management system and provides a method and apparatus for a user to visually compare...
US-5,835,768 Computer operating system providing means for formatting information in accordance with specified cultural...
A system is disclosed for presenting information which reflects the users' cultural preference, including language and other conventions, that can manage locale...
US-5,835,766 System for detecting global deadlocks using wait-for graphs and identifiers of transactions related to the...
In a distributed transaction processing system, deadlocks generated between global transactions so as to stretch over a plurality of resource managers which...
US-5,835,762 Method and apparatus for processing electronic mail in parallel
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for processing electronic mail in parallel. The present invention provides the ability to process mail...
US-5,835,757 Distributed database management system for servicing application requests in a telecommunications switching system
A distributed database management (DDBMS) system for switching applications that combines rapid feature deployment with high real-time performance. The system...
US-5,835,720 IP discovery apparatus and method
Disclosed herein are methods and apparatus for discovering devices on a network. Active devices can be discovered in ARP tables from routers on the network....
US-5,835,386 Method for managing storm water damage
A method for creating a model for managing storm water is described which is capable of providing projected results and effects based upon varying the inputted...
US-5,832,503 Method and apparatus 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...
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