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US-5,311,423 Schedule management method
A method of managing information used and generated in the scheduling and exhibition of performances is disclosed. A video network includes a video server that...
US-5,303,367 Computer driven systems and methods for managing data which use two generic data elements and a single ordered file
Computer-based systems and methods for managing data. These systems and methods take advantage of a unique model which: increases speed and flexibility;...
US-5,297,279 System and method for database management supporting object-oriented programming
A system and method for database management for providing support for long-term storage and retrieval of objects created by application programs written at least...
US-5,297,262 Methods and apparatus for dynamically managing input/output (I/O) connectivity
A computer system, including at least one host (processor and operating system), a channel subsystem and at least one switch (together with an associated switch...
US-5,297,245 Data input system with automatic duplication of repetitive data to a database
A data input system useful in a data base such as an address data management system. This data input system can reduce the number of key operation and the...
US-5,297,193 Wireless telephone network centralized maintenance method
A wireless telephone network includes a distribution network having fixed stations and wireless digital telephones linked by radio to the fixed stations, an...
US-5,297,189 Wireless telephone service subscription data user access method
Wireless telephone service is provided by a distribution network including fixed stations and wireless digital telephones linked by radio to the fixed stations,...
US-5,293,556 Knowledge based field replaceable unit management
This failure management system architecture guides, detects, validates and logs field replaceable unit (FRU) changes. This system includes a guided capability by...
US-5,289,372 Global equipment tracking system
An equipment tracking system that provides for configuration management control over a plurality of pieces of equipment. The system includes a plurality of sets...
US-5,287,505 On-line problem management of remote data processing systems, using local problem determination procedures and...
Automated problem analysis and resolution of a customer data-processing system uses a central service data-processor system communicating with the customer...
US-5,283,894 Lockless concurrent B-tree index meta access method for cached nodes
A user interface for a database management system uses an interactive display to display information selected from the database in magnitude ordered rows...
US-5,280,611 Method for managing database recovery from failure of a shared store in a system including a plurality of...
In a multi-system data sharing complex, a database system can write updated pages to a shared electronic store for a fast write. Other database systems can...
US-5,280,498 Packet data communication system
A packet data transmission system is used to link a number of remote hand-held data-gathering units such as bar code readers to a central computer which...
US-5,278,978 Method and system for describing and exchanging data between heterogeneous database systems with data converted...
The invention establishes the context in which data exchanged between dissimilar relational database management systems can be mutually understood and preserved....
US-5,276,870 View composition in a data base management system
In a database management system that operates according to the Structured Query Language standard, a query containing a reference to a view is processed by...
US-5,272,767 Interactive data analysis with crossbar control
A management tool is disclosed which aids the user in controlling the flow of data from one database table to another in computer memory, particularly when both...
US-5,272,625 Medical image data managing system
In a medical image data managing system, a directory managing unit is employed so as to manage directory data on overall medical image data. The medical image...
US-5,269,020 System for scheduling database transactions distributed over a network at a locktime of preset delay
A database management system has a plurality of nodes each having a computer, a database and a clock. The nodes are interconnected by a communication line. Each...
US-5,262,940 Portable audio/audio-visual media tracking device
This invention comprises a compact portable, handheld electronic device that is capable cataloguing and managing an inventory of consumer audio and audio-visual...
US-5,261,098 Method and apparatus for deriving object type and obtaining object type attribute values
In a computer system where applications and data manipulated by the applications are implemented in an object oriented manner, an object type and its deriving...
US-5,261,065 Input/output processing method in a database management system
With respect to input/output requests; a microprogram controls collection of data according to the data format; data accessing divides the requests for every...
US-5,260,999 Filters in license management system
A distributed computer system employs a license management system to account for software product usage. A management policy having a variety of alternative...
US-5,259,066 Associative program control
Methods and an arrangement providing improved expert system performance. A mathematically based method is used in building a rule base that guarantees a complete...
US-5,257,366 Query language execution on heterogeneous database servers using a bind-file bridge between application and...
Application programs which are developed and scheduled within a first computing system environment are permitted to access relational data registered at a remote...
US-5,247,664 Fault-tolerant distributed database system and method for the management of correctable subtransaction faults...
A fault-tolerant method and system for processing global transactions in a distributed database system. If a fault occurs in the distributed database system, a...
US-5,245,533 Marketing research method and system for management of manufacturer's discount coupon offers
A market research system is provided for management of manufacturer's discount coupon offers. The market research system includes an automated coupon processing...
US-5,241,675 Method for enforcing the serialization of global multidatabase transactions through committing only on...
Our invention guarantees global serializability by preventing multidatabase transactions from being serialized in different ways at the participating local...
US-5,241,621 Management issue recognition and resolution knowledge processor
A knowledge processing system and a method for operating same for interacting with a user of the system. The system includes a user interface for prompting the...
US-5,237,497 Method and system for planning and dynamically managing flow processes
A method for prospective planning and dynamic management of a flow processes comprising a plurality of interrelated and interdependant processes, resources and...
US-5,224,212 Asynchronous operation in a database management system
A real-time database management system in which data generated by a producer process is buffered in a plurality of update buffers and transmitted asynchronously...
US-5,218,153 Technique for selecting a chord progression for a melody
A microcomputer based music apparatus allows a user to gain efficient access to a desired chord progression (CP). To this end, the apparatus includes a chord...
US-5,216,619 Path management for a process system
The present invention relates to a path management system for regulating equipment resources which moves process material through a process system. The process...
US-5,216,617 Group management system for injection molding machines
A group management system for injection molding machines, capable of rapidly determining molding conditions of a plurality of injection molding machines. Data is...
US-5,216,594 Method of inventory management for footwear and last manufacture
A system is provided for reducing and managing the inventory of lasts needed for footwear production which comprises a foot sizing device for determining foot...
US-5,208,748 Method and apparatus for structuring and managing human communications by explicitly defining the types of...
A method for managing communications between individuals utilizing a programmed computer system. The method involves several definitional steps that are critical...
US-5,204,897 Management interface for license management system
A distributed computer system employs a license management system to account for software product usage. A management policy having a variety of alternative...
US-5,202,985 Apparatus and method for displaying data communication network configuration after searching the network
In a data communication network, a method and apparatus for determining routing in a diagnostic channel utilizes a search token which is passed through nodes of...
US-5,201,046 Relational database management system and method for storing, retrieving and modifying directed graph data...
An improved database management system (DBMS) stores, retrieves and manipulates directed graph data structures in a relational database. Each directed graph data...
US-5,191,652 Method and apparatus for exploiting communications bandwidth as for providing shared memory
A multiprocessor system linked by a fiber optic ring network uses some of the bandwith of the ring network as a shared memory resource. Data slots are defined on...
US-5,191,611 Method and apparatus for protecting material on storage media and for transferring material on storage media to...
A method and apparatus for granting privileges for securely and selectively retrieving material such as data and databases, messages and other textual ...
US-5,185,887 Database generation management method and system
In a data-base system including a data-base management system, a dictionary device for managing definition information and generation management information in a...
US-5,185,885 Object database deletion method for child objects when a child may be linked to multiple parent objects
A file management system removes an object from the file management system by first deleting a link to the first object. When a link to the first object is...
US-5,185,860 Automatic discovery of network elements
Disclosed is a computer network node discovery system that provides a general way of discovering network elements, or nodes, connected to a computer network, and...
US-5,182,705 Computer system and method for work management
A computerized system and method for managing work in process is provided. An initial transaction records case specific information. The case specific...
US-5,181,162 Document management and production system
An object-oriented document management and production system in which documents are represented as collections of logical components, or "objects", that may be...
US-5,164,983 Telemarketing complex performance management system
A telemarketing complex is managed by a system that compiles and processes traffic analysis data obtained from customer premises-based information sources as...
US-5,161,227 Multilevel locking system and method
A multi-processor computer system in which each processor is under the control of separate system software and access a common database. A two level lock...
US-5,161,225 Persistent stream for processing time consuming and reusable queries in an object oriented database management...
Time consuming and reusable queries are handled in an object oriented database management system by providing a persistent stream object class. The persistent...
US-5,161,223 Resumeable batch query for processing time consuming queries in an object oriented database management system
A resumeable batch query object class provides a link between a first dialog for obtaining information regarding a query to be performed by an object oriented...
US-5,157,687 Packet data communication network
A packet data transmission system is used to link a number of remote hand-held data-gathering units such as bar code readers to a central computer which...
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