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US-5,774,372 Pressure protection manager system & apparatus
The Pressure Protection Manager comprises an apparatus and method for determining and documenting overpressure protection due to causes of overpressure...
US-5,772,585 System and method for managing patient medical records
A system and method for managing patient medical information to facilitate data management and improve physician access to and recordal of examination data is...
US-5,771,230 Method for realizing logical communications partners in communications systems
Logical access segments (ACC) related to communications terminals are installed and managed for each communications partner (KP) in A database (DB) of a...
US-5,768,589 Method and apparatus for executing stored procedures in a foreign database management system
A method and apparatus for transparently invoking from a first database management system (DBMS) a stored procedure residing at a second DBMS. The first DBMS...
US-5,768,581 Apparatus and method for selecting records from a computer database by repeatedly displaying search terms from...
A method for managing the presentation of search terms on a computer terminal or other display device so that large computer databases can be searched...
US-5,768,577 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-5,768,133 WIP/move management tool for semiconductor manufacturing plant and method of operation thereof
An interactive data processing system and/or method is a management tool for a manufacturing plant including a shop floor control system. A server contains a...
US-5,765,159 System and method for generating an optimized set of relational queries for fetching data from a relational...
The processing of object-oriented queries so as to retrieve data from a relational database management system (RDBMS) is described. An object-oriented query and...
US-5,765,147 Query rewrite for extended search capabilities
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for optimizing queries in a database management system, wherein the queries comprise content-based searches of...
US-5,765,140 Dynamic project management system
A dynamic project management system includes a server network and a master database. The network is configured to identify a personnel resource pool including a...
US-5,764,980 Method for coordinating production of an animated feature using a logistics system
A computer animation production system (2) for processing digital image data is disclosed. The computer animation production system (2) contains at least one...
US-5,764,977 Distributed database architecture and distributed database management system for open network evolution
A distributed database management (DDBMS) system for switching applications that combines rapid feature deployment with high real-time performance. The system...
US-5,761,696 Parallel database serving mechanism for a single-level-store computer system
The present invention involves a database administrator that is comprised of a plurality of database managers and a plurality of database servers. The database...
US-5,761,674 Integrated construction project information management system
An integrated construction project information management system has a project model constructed by combining a product model that defines a product with the use...
US-5,761,661 Data management system and method
The present invention consists of a data management system having a centrally located host computer, at least one trading partner output data file that...
US-5,761,656 Interaction between databases and graphical user interfaces
To provide an interface between a computer application and a database, a user invokes the application and another program, called "link manager". The user "drags...
US-5,761,653 Method for estimating cardinalities for query processing in a relational database management system
The present invention provides a method for estimating cardinalities for query processing in a relational database management system. The present method is...
US-5,761,647 National customer recognition system and method
A system and method for implementing a customer tracking and recognition program that encompasses customers' gaming and non-gaming activity alike at a plurality...
US-5,761,499 Method for managing globally distributed software components
A method and apparatus are disclosed for managing software components in a network of computers such as a local area network or the Internet. Each software...
US-5,761,496 Similar information retrieval system and its method
The retrieval request input means 110 reads a retrieval request consisting of input keywords set up by the user as well as their importance degrees. The...
US-5,761,432 Method and apparatus for providing an efficient use of telecommunication network resources
An attribute design database system provides for inventory management, order process management and design management. The system operates in a ...
US-5,761,404 Image-data managing apparatus
In an image-data managing apparatus for a work-flow system, wherein image data transmitted from a server are updated sequentially by a plurality of clients, a...
US-5,761,064 Defect management system for productivity and yield improvement
An automated wafer defect management system in which wafer defect data are collected from wafer inspection instruments, converted into a standard data format and...
US-5,758,356 High concurrency and recoverable B-tree index management method and system
A database management system for accessing the same B-tree index by a plurality of transactions. When a transaction is intercepted at the intermediate stage of...
US-5,758,351 System and method for the creation and use of surrogate information system objects
The present invention defines a consistent method and system for enabling components in an information system to invoke operations that may be distributed across...
US-5,758,335 Optimizing table join ordering using graph theory prior to query optimization
A method for improving the efficiency of queries in relational database management systems that use the exhaustive method of query optimization. The join...
US-5,758,333 Data management system including user-independent generic database
A data management system should relieve the user of data management tasks as much as possible and nevertheless be flexible with respect to user-individual forms...
US-5,758,149 System for optimally processing a transaction and a query to the same database concurrently
A system for concurrent processing of queries and transactions against a shared database. The system includes multiple processors wherein a processor is...
US-5,758,145 Method and apparatus for generating dynamic and hybrid sparse indices for workfiles used in SQL queries
A method, apparatus and article for manufacture for generating static, dynamic and hybrid sparse indices for use with workfiles used by SQL queries in a...
US-5,758,083 Method and system for sharing information between network managers
A technique for managing a network by sharing information between distributed network managers which manage a different portion of a large network is disclosed....
US-5,758,074 System for extending the desktop management interface at one node to a network by using pseudo management...
A system for enabling the use of the Desktop Management Interface (DMI) in a network where the particular computing system containing the DMI and its database...
US-5,758,028 Fuzzy logic control for computer image generator load management
A fuzzy logic load management controller for use with a computer image generator. The load management controller is used use with a computer image generator...
US-5,756,280 Multimedia distribution network including video switch
A multimedia information distribution system includes one or more servers, each server having access to a database storing multimedia information for ...
US-5,754,841 Method and apparatus for parallel execution of user-defined functions in an object-relational database...
A method and apparatus for processing object data. The apparatus comprises a client interface for receiving client commands comprising a data surrogate...
US-5,754,671 Method for improving cursive address recognition in mail pieces using adaptive data base management
A method of cursive address recognition of mail pieces using adaptive dictionary management is provided which includes creating a plurality of word databases...
US-5,754,632 Management of communications networks
A fraud detection system is used with a communications network, the network including a billing system having a database of customer account information and of...
US-5,752,245 Object-oriented system for configuration history management with a project workspace and project history...
A distributed program configuration database system is designed for use on a client-server network. The system consists of a plurality of program servers which...
US-5,752,244 Computerized multimedia asset management system
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for providing computerized management of multimedia assets of various types, including image, video, audio, text,...
US-5,752,234 Method and apparatus for managing disposable medical supplies appropriate for a single patient visit
A method of supplying health care workers with disposable supplies appropriate for a single patient visit determines a requirement for disposable medical...
US-5,752,196 Maintaining group data in a mobile communications system
A method and a mobile communications system for maintaining group data relating to a communication group in a mobile communications system including a plurality...
US-5,752,021 Document database management apparatus capable of conversion between retrieval formulae for different schemata
A semantic description storing means stores semantic descriptions representative of meanings of respective document components. A semantic description...
US-5,752,018 Buffered database table interface object system
A program object providing an interface between a computer database manager and a client application program external to the interface object. The interface...
US-5,748,929 Program storage device and computer program product for interactively managing a distributed database system
An interactive graphical display of object relationships and instances is implemented by means of a table driven process. The user can select one or more object...
US-5,748,098 Event correlation
Simultaneous events reported to an equipment management system are compared with historical data in order to establish whether there is a relationship between...
US-5,745,904 Buffered table user index
A computer database management system has a table buffer for buffering as yet uncommitted modifications of records in an original shared database table and a...
US-5,745,896 Referential integrity in a relational database management system
A system of the present invention includes a PC-based relational database management system (PC RDBMS) with data integrity facilities. Methods are described for...
US-5,745,879 Method and system for managing execution of licensed programs
A distributed computer system employs a license management system to account for software product usage. A management policy having a variety of alternative...
US-5,745,878 Business requirement handling apparatus
A business requirement handling apparatus is adapted to a data processing system which includes a central processing unit, a display unit and an input unit. The...
US-5,745,753 Remote duplicate database facility with database replication support for online DDL operations
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-5,745,746 Method for localizing execution of subqueries and determining collocation of execution of subqueries in a...
A method for localizing execution of subqueries and determining collocation of execution of subqueries in a shared-nothing database. The concept of compatible...
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