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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...
US-5,146,439 Records management system having dictation/transcription capability
An integrated records management system having the capability to record and transcribe dictation. The system is particularly useful for the prompt and efficient...
US-5,142,550 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-5,136,523 System for automatically and transparently mapping rules and objects from a stable storage database management...
A system for mapping rules and objects from a database system during an inference cycle includes a database system a knowledge request translator, and an...
US-5,133,068 Complied objective referential constraints in a relational database having dual chain relationship descriptors...
An implementation of referential integrity in which descriptions of referential constraints are compiled into meta-data descriptions of the constraint rules and...
US-5,132,899 Stock and cash portfolio development system
The present invention combines data gathering and processing methodology with computer apparatus to produce a system whereby a list of stocks and a cash position...
US-5,129,086 System and method for intercommunicating between applications and a database manager
An interfacing system and method for use in computerized systems for intercommunication between application and database systems. A plurality of generic...
US-5,124,915 Computer-aided data collection system for assisting in analyzing critical situations
A system for providing informational data regarding an emergency situation that is accurate and is relatively recent information, which information is referenced...
US-5,113,499 Telecommunication access management system for a packet switching network
A security access management system for a packet switched data communications network has access management apparatus operatively associated with the packet...
US-5,109,408 Arrangement for intentionally blocking telephone calls to predefined destination numbers but allowing such...
A call processing embodiment where customers are offered, in addition to the conventional office dialing plan, a special dialing plan where received numbers are...
US-5,103,461 Signal quality measure in packet data communication
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 compuer which maintains...
US-5,099,424 Model user application system for clinical data processing that tracks and monitors a simulated out-patient...
A computer system for recording patient care results for retrospective analysis in a primary care out-patient environment provides, in the present system, for...
US-5,097,533 System and method for interfacing computer application programs written in different languages to a software system
A support system and method for interfacing of computer application programs written in a plurality of languages to a software system such as a database manager...
US-5,093,782 Real time event driven database management system
A method for storing and accessing data in the operation of a program driven computer system for carrying out an industrial process, which system includes a...
US-5,091,849 Computer image production system utilizing first and second networks for separately transferring control...
A computer image production system (2) for processing digital image data is disclosed. The computer animation production system (2) contains at least one...
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