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System and method for an exchange of financial instruments
Provided is a method and system for an online marketplace for the buying, selling and Servicing of financial instruments, such as accounts receivable, where the...
Peer-to-peer and group financial management systems and methods
Systems and methods for providing peer-to-peer and group financial management are provided herein. An example system includes a payment processor that executes...
Dynamic telephone directory for wireless handsets
Systems and methods deliver a dynamic telephone directory to wireless handsets of emergency services personnel for responding to an incident. When an incident...
Notification system management
Methods and systems for providing electronic notifications are described. A server is configured to serve an interface, such as a Web page, to a terminal that...
A self-configuring network comprises network devices that are automatically provisioned with appropriate network resources upon the occurrence of a network...
Method and apparatus for tracking objects and people
An object locating, identifying, tracking, and surveillance system, denoted the Assets Locating, Tracking, and Surveillance System (ALTSS), is provided for...
Wagering web service system and method
A system to coordinate a wagering event using a virtual Web server with an administration application and a server database. The administration application is...
Business systems management solution for end-to-end event management using
business system operational constraints
The present invention provides a method, apparatus, and computer program product for implementing a business systems management solution for end-to-end event...
Adding individual database failover/switchover to an existing storage
component with limited impact
High availability architecture that employs a mid-tier proxy server to route client communications to active data store instances in response to failover and...
Re-synchronizing data between network elements and network management
system using partial node discovery
An apparatus and method for improving network efficiency for data transfer utilizing partial node discovery a during system recovery are disclosed. Upon...
A method and apparatus for updating bookmarks is described. In one embodiment, a server has a bookmark database and a bookmark synchronizer. The bookmark...
Device and process for remote management of a network of audiovisual
information reproduction systems
Management device for a network of audiovisual information reproduction systems or jukeboxes, including a database with a plurality of sets of arrays, each...
Academy for the knowledge management system
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system, computer program product, or a combination of the foregoing for creating a knowledge management...
System and method for secure and/or interactive dissemination of
An interactive information dissemination system includes a media server (210) for receiving a plurality of media elements and storing the media elements in a...
Technology budget manager for mobile employees
An automated system and method for budgeting technology expenses for an individual based on an objective standard, wherein the system comprises a database...
Privacy compliant consent and data access management system and methods
An information management system for restricting access to personal data in compliance with law or regulation includes a database having restricted records...
Systems and methods for multi-device wireless SIM management
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for automated multi-device, multi-persona wireless SIM management. A virtual SIM database associated with a user is...
Systems and methods for subscriber profile management
Systems and methods subscriber profile management to facilitate seamless roaming of mobile devices from one network to another. A subscriber profile management...
Programmed classroom instruction
A computer-implemented method of overseeing and adjusting the instruction and evaluation of a student with respect to one or more topics of study within a...
System and procedure for call centre communications
System that includes a web server (2) enabling the user to access, from a remote computer (5), several nodes (1) that include a primary node server (11), which...
Computer network intrusion detection system and method
A method and system for identifying an attacker device attempting an intrusion into a TCP/IP protocol based network that includes a managed device and a...
Method for software distribution
A method for software distribution is provided. The method is for software distribution from a central provider server of a software provider to a customer...
System and method for managing usage authorizations based on the use of
Disclosed is a system managing usage authorizations, comprising a central computer system, field devices and smart cards, wherein the system maintains databases...
UDP broadcast for a user interface in a download and configuration gaming
A system and method are disclosed for implementing a modified form of User Datagram Protocol (UDP) multicast notification system in a client-server architecture...
Method and apparatus for media duplication
There is disclosed in embodiments herein a digital media content duplication system and method that allows digital media data to be duplicated to one or more...
Centrally managing and monitoring software as a service (SaaS)
An apparatus, system, method and program providing a multi-tenant software as a service (SaaS) application that manages and monitors the use of other SaaS...
Staged publication and management of dynamic webpages
A method for proofing a prototype dynamic webpage version referencing first configuration data is disclosed. The prototype dynamic webpage can be derived from a...
Grid computing system alongside a distributed database architecture
Systems and methods are provided for a grid computing system that performs analytical calculations on data stored in a distributed database system. A...
Purchase trending manager
A device retrieves information associated with purchases from a purchase database, and provides for display of a last purchase option, a sort purchases option,...
Database management system and method which monitors action results and
adjusts user parameters in response
A system and method for automated database management are provided. Statistics relating to operation of a database may be collected, wherein the database...
Formats for database template files shared between client and server
Tools and techniques are described for formats for database template files shared between client and server environments. Systems provided by these tools may...
Managing locks across distributed computing nodes
A mechanism for managing locks for one or more resources in a distributed system including multiple distributed computing nodes, is provided. One implementation...
System and method for collecting and processing data
A system and method for collecting and processing data over a communications network. A data mining marshaller module associates each plugin to a particular...
Computer database system for single molecule data management and analysis
A computer database system for storing, processing, displaying, and analyzing single molecule data is capable of managing and processing variously formatted,...
Method and apparatus for providing limited access to data objects or files
within an electronic software...
A method and apparatus for providing limited access to data objects or files within an electronic software delivery and management system are described. A data...
Customer experience management system
A system and method for engaging a customer in an enhanced shopping experience. The customer provides customer information which is stored on a database. An...
Method for representing linear features in a location content management
A method for representing linear features in a location content management system is disclosed. A linear feature is represented using a sequence of routing...
Protocol for remote user interface for portable media device
Remote user interfaces for portable media devices provided improved access by accessories to media assets and metadata stored in a database of a portable media...
Method and apparatus for blocking forged multicast packets
Provided are a method and apparatus for blocking forged multicast packets. The apparatus includes input and output ports connected to user terminals; a...
Three dimensional spatial engine in a relational database management
Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with a three dimensional spatial engine in an RDBMS are described. One example system includes...
System and method for managing and monitoring the dispensing of fuels
A fuel management system for use by operators of temporary and/or permanent inventories of vehicles such as vehicle dealerships. Fuel vouchers are issued by...
A security information management system is described, wherein a database of potential vulnerabilities is maintained, along with data describing remediation...
Multiple displays of large dynamic alarm windows
A GUI for a Network Management System client is provided. The GUI presents network alarms in more than one alarm window. Each alarm window includes a drop-down...
Managed services platform
A managed services platform. An applications management server is provided for managing relationships with application service providers and other entities over...
Managing computer resources in a distributed computing system
Methods, apparatus, and products for managing computer resources in a distributed computing system are disclosed that include registering, in a configuration...
Technique for data management in a distributed environment
Disclosed is a method and system for receiving a first message and creating a before image of the first message by comparing the first message with a second...
Systems and methods for managing databases
Systems and methods for managing databases are disclosed. One disclosed system includes a processor-addressable physical memory and a processor in communication...
Integrated asset management
The method and system of the present invention provides an improved technique for integrated asset management. Information is aggregated from a variety of...
Distributed database system providing data and space management
A distributed database system providing data and space management methodology. In a distributed database system having an allocation page for tracking...
Vendor portfolio management in support of vendor relationship management
analysis, planning and evaluation
Various examples include a system and methods in support of vendor relationship management, analysis, planning and evaluation including dealing with collections...