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US-6,785,623 Business to business electronic test monitoring information system
A system/method of establishing a two-way communication system between a testing/manufacturing site and a component vendor is disclosed. The system allows the...
US-6,785,592 System and method for energy management
A business methodology for optimizing energy procurement energy demand (usage) and energy supply for a facility or complex. After ascertaining a baseline model,...
US-6,785,560 Speed calling in a wireless centrex system
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,782,540 COBOL/natural copybook to Java conversion Wizard
The present invention, sometimes referred to as an Application Message Wrapper Generation Wizard or Wizard (for short), is a tool to help application developers...
US-6,782,536 System and method for discovering host-based application assets for the development of business-centric...
A method in a computer system is disclosed for discovering host-based legacy screen assets. The system has a client, a server and a host, including a repository....
US-6,782,403 Inter-application data transmitting system and method
An inter-application data transmitting system having an application intermediary unit which mediates data to be transmitted between a network and one of multiple...
US-6,782,374 System, method and article of manufacturing for a runtime program analysis tool for a simulation engine
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,782,307 Method for producing customized cosmetic and pharmaceutical formulations on demand
A method and system for selecting and producing a customized cosmetic or pharmaceutical formulation is disclosed below. The system can be implemented in an...
US-6,782,092 Reservation system and method
A reservation system and method are provided that allow a user, who wants to receive a telephone inquiry or consultation service but cannot get through because...
US-6,779,184 Method for loosely coupling object oriented and non-object oriented applications in a messaging-based...
Methods and network architectures for loosely coupling object and non-object oriented applications to a network include an object broker hub, a messaging system,...
US-6,778,882 Business management system and method for a deregulated electric power market with sharing of supply chain data
A business management method for trading in load estimations with interaction between an electrical energy supplier and a plurality of customer energy consumers,...
US-6,778,877 Chemical substance total management system, storage medium storing chemical substance management program and...
A chemical substance total management system aids for reduction of release and transferring amount of managing substances in business entities. The system...
US-6,775,675 Methods for abstracting data from various data structures and managing the presentation of the data
Methods for accessing relevant data from data sources for presentation, and computer readable media for the same are provided. One exemplary method defines...
US-6,775,590 Method and system for automated document processing
A business reply mail piece and associated processing system that allows information contained within business reply mail to be scanned and interpreted before...
US-6,775,370 Method and system for processing a telephone call while on-line
The invention discloses a method and system for processing a telephone call to an on-line subscriber, when the subscriber telephone line is busy as a result of...
US-6,775,327 High definition television decoder
A video decoder for decoding data at a high rate uses a plurality of slower slice decoders. A common memory is shared by all slice decoders drastically reducing...
US-6,772,374 Continuous language-based prediction and troubleshooting tool
A real time, computerized, method, system, and method of doing business with respect to troubleshooting and resolving installed base product failures. A client...
US-6,772,285 System and method for identifying busy disk storage units
A busy disk evaluation system includes a busy disk evaluation module and a control module. The busy disk evaluation module is configured to perform a busy disk...
US-6,772,279 Method and apparatus for monitoring the status of CAM comparand registers using a free list and a busy list
According to one embodiment, a CAM system (100) may include a comparand register (CMPR) index block (106) for monitoring a status of comparand registers within...
US-6,772,167 System and method for providing a role table GUI via company group
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-6,771,953 Wireless centrex call transfer
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,771,761 System and method for caller-selectable call routing from a single telephone number
The present invention is directed to a system and method for routing a call to an alternate destination associated with a subscriber of a universal number...
US-6,768,968 Method and system of an integrated simulation tool using business patterns and scripts
A method, system and article of manufacture for estimating the performance of a computer system are provided. Initially, a business pattern representative of the...
US-6,768,483 System and method of providing restrained, streamlined access to a computerized information source
The present disclosure is directed to a system for providing restrained, streamlined access to a computerized information source. The system--which works in...
US-6,766,302 Method and apparatus for advertisement
The invention provides methods for promoting ones business. According to one implementation, a promotional message is imprinted on the face of a charge card....
US-6,766,015 Method and device for hunting for communication channel
A method of hunting for a communication channel in a communication system where a plurality of communication lines each have a plurality of communication...
US-6,765,594 Method and system for managing fundraising campaigns
A system to maximize the effectiveness of managing capital campaigns, annual funds, and fund-raising projects. The invention in one embodiment includes a special...
US-6,764,311 System and method for training/managing basic ability
A training/managing system and method of basic ability which enables objective and efficient management for improving the basic ability of persons by training...
US-6,764,009 Method for tagged bar code data interchange
A method of tagged bar code data interchange includes creating electronic and/or printed documents with tagged bar coded information, capturing and decoding the...
US-6,763,924 Apparatus and method for changing currency
Automated currency changing machine (10) accepts twenty dollar bills and dispenses a combination of dollar and non-cash items in exchange. Bill intake module...
US-6,763,353 Real time business process analysis method and apparatus
A method for monitoring a business process model in which at least one business process object transitions between states. A query having at least one state for...
US-6,763,336 METHOD OF TRANSACTING AN ELECTRONIC MAIL, AN ELECTRONIC COMMERCE, AND AN ELECTRONIC BUSINESS TRANSACTION BY AN...
The present invention relates to a method of transacting e-mail, e-commerce, e-business and for transaction of other data communications having associated...
US-6,763,278 Operating a processing tool in a degraded mode upon detecting a fault
A method and apparatus is provided for operating a processing tool in a degraded mode upon detecting a fault and in accordance with one or more business rules....
US-6,760,727 System for customer contact information management and methods for using same
A system and method for providing complete customer contact management across a variety of customer contact channels so that businesses, or clients (i.e., those...
US-6,760,632 Computer method for providing optimization for business processes
A computer method for providing optimization for business processes for situations wherein there is defined a functional form y=f(x,b), where x comprises a set...
US-6,760,470 Extraction of bank routing number from information entered by a user
A computer-implemented method is disclosed for extracting a user's bank account information from information entered by the user from the face of a check. The...
US-6,760,419 Method and apparatus for interfacing a drive-thru intercom system with a telephone system
A method and system for interconnecting a telephone system and an intercom system. In one exemplary embodiment, telephone switchgear is connected to a telephone...
US-6,757,791 Method and apparatus for reordering packet data units in storage queues for reading and writing memory
A method and system for reordering data units that are to be written to, or read from, selected locations in a memory are described herein. The data units are...
US-6,757,739 Method and apparatus for automatically converting the format of an electronic message
A method and apparatus to automatically map between disparate message formats are provided. In one embodiment, the mapping begins by message selecting a target...
US-6,757,723 Methods and apparatus for remote configuration of an appliance on a network
A network appliance is capable of remote booting and obtaining its configuration information from a source located far away. The network appliance can be shipped...
US-6,757,708 Caching dynamic content
A method, system, and computer program product for caching dynamically generated content (including, but not limited to, dynamically generated Web pages), as...
US-6,757,689 Enabling a zero latency enterprise
Methods are provided for enabling an enterprise to run as a zero latency enterprise (ZLE) and for running an enterprise as a ZLE. Such methods allow the...
US-6,757,371 Method for divisional billing and device thereof
The present invention relates to a method for billing and a device thereof and more particularly relates to the method and the device for dividing the monthly...
US-6,757,364 Voice-activated telephone directory
A method of operating a telecommunications network (10) for providing a voice-activated telephone directory is disclosed. The directory is toll-free to the...
US-6,755,659 Interactive training system and method
The present disclosure relates to a system and method for facilitating personnel education and training, and more particularly to a system and method that allows...
US-6,755,148 Dual magnetic register for a utility meter
The present invention provides a device, system, and method for detecting and measuring the bi-directional flow of a fluid through a fluid meter, such as a...
US-6,754,881 Field programmable network processor and method for customizing a network processor
A network processor is disclosed. The network processor comprises a plurality of standard cells; and at least one field programmable gate array (FPGA) cell that...
US-6,754,847 Methods and systems for monitoring quality assurance
Methods and systems are provided for monitoring a loosely coupled system, such as a web-based system and a business-to-business (B2B) system. In the case of a...
US-6,754,833 Method for generating and distributing telecom and internet revenue
The present invention is directed to a business model and method for generating and distributing Telecom and Internet revenue between a wireless network operator...
US-6,754,654 System and method for extracting knowledge from documents
A program product characterizes a set of information to determine common characteristics among subsets of the set of information. The program product includes...
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