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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...
Method, computer program product, and system for a reorienting
A method computer program product, and system for a reorienting categorization table is provided. A control interface is used to select the hierarchy of...
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...
User interface for visually depicting inner/outer/left/right joins in a
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture which provides for visually depicting join relationships in a database management system. The method comprises...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
Remote duplicate database facility with improved throughput and fault
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...
Method and system for comparing attributes in an object-oriented
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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...
Method and apparatus for configuration management in communications
Apparatus and method for monitoring parameters that govern the operational characteristics of a network device, including the use of templates for generating...
Electronic automated information exchange and management system
A computer implemented system is provided in order to manage the exchange of information through two databases. The system is particularly useful for an...
System and method for performing intelligent analysis of a computer
A system and method for performing intelligent analysis and for generating a report for a user which allows the user to make decisions, without requiring the...
Replicated object identification in a partitioned hierarchy
Methods and systems for managing replicated objects in a partitioned hierarchical database are disclosed. One method combines partition-wide object identifiers...
Database system with methods for parallel lock management
Database system and methods are described for improving scalability of multi-user database systems by improving management of locks used in the system. The...
Reuseable and modifiable interface object
A program object providing an interface between a computer database manager and a client application program external to the interface object. The interface...
Automated travel service management information system
A method (1000) of automatically managing travel service information is provided. The method generates a business entity profile and individual profile for...
Method and system for dispensing, tracking and managing pharmaceutical
A new and improved method of dispensing, tracking and managing pharmaceutical product samples by communicatively linking prescribers and pharmacies to a central...
Method and apparatus for converting documents between paper medium and
electronic media using a user profile
An apparatus and method for providing access to computerized information services for users unequipped with computers, particularly information services related...
Method and apparatus for managing coherency in object and page caches
To reduce process time by simplifying the cache status and to improve the execution efficiency of the application program in the separate region conversion...
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 of creating information for executing network management
operations from a simplified definition of an...
In a network management system in which a management application performs management operations on respective managed objects in a communication network, a...
Secure multilevel object oriented database management system
A secure multilevel object oriented database management system which maintains data confidentiality and optimizes data integrity. All requests for database...
Data management system having shared libraries
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 system with methodology for notifying clients of any additions,
deletions, or modifications occurring...
Client/server system and methods are described for providing a "cache range" to database clients. When one or more records in a cache range of a client change, a...
System for managing multiple projects of similar type using dynamically
updated global database
A system for managing multiple projects of a similar type has a global project management database for storing data for all participating projects which is...
Collaborative conference bridges
A method and apparatus for executing a conference call session between parties provides collaboration between nodes having separate conference-bridging...
Telephone access system for accessing a computer through a telephone
A telephone access system which provides remote access and communication with a computer through a telephone handset. The system provides audio instructions to...
Method and apparatus for hierarchical storage management for data base
A hierarchical storage management system for database management systems that divides a database logically into separately managed regions, with each region...
Optimization of correlated SQL queries in a relational database
A relational database management system (RDBMS) efficiently evaluates correlated subqueries by decorrelating them and taking care of the so-called SQL count bug...
Database system with methods for improving query performance with cache
Database system and methods are described for improving execution speed of database queries (e.g., for transaction processing and for decision support) by...
Manufacturing management system having SMT line
Disclosed is a manufacturing management system for controlling an SMT line to manufacture printed circuit boards the manufacture of which has been designated. A...
System and method for superimposing attributes on hierarchically
organized file systems
A method for superimposing attributes on files stored in a hierarchically organized file system, having at least one file and at least one directory, is...
Financial planning system incorporating relationship and group management
An advisor can provide proactive, efficient service to clients through the use of the present group management system. The system is an effective work management...
System and apparatus for storage retrieval and analysis of relational
and non-relational data
A system and apparatus is disclosed which stores, retrieves and analyzes relational and non-relational data. An application program provides a data query...
Surgical assistance and monitoring system
An integration of a plurality of subsystems of various types of equipment into a single monitorable system or unit, and more specifically a surgical assistance...
Application control module for common user access interface
An application management system for achieving a common user access (CUA) interface throughout multiple applications of a computer system is described. The...
Third party verification system and method
An automated third party verification system and method for verifying a customer's authorization to switch long distance service providers. The system broadly...
SDH ring high order path management
A method of managing a telecommunication subnetwork system composed of a number of network elements coupled together through an optical medium to form a...
Subscriber information maintenance system and methods
An interactive video entertainment distribution network utilizing a subscriber information maintenance system wherein the subscriber information maintenance...
Method and apparatus for personal attribute selection and management
An application device (401) is connectable with a donor device (541) such as a portable memory card (560) or widely accessible central database (550). The donor...