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US-6,047,356 Method of dynamically allocating network node memory's partitions for caching distributed files
A distributed file system with dedicated nodes capable of being connected to workstations at their bus. The system uses a complementary client-side and...
US-6,047,261 Method and system for monitoring and enhancing computer-assisted performance
A system and method is provided for monitoring and enhancing computer assisted performance. The method includes providing a user interface for a business...
US-6,044,270 Apparatuses and methods for signal strength measurement in a wireless communication system
Methods and devices for measuring signal strengths by mobile stations in a wireless communication system are described. More particularly, while transmitting and...
US-6,044,059 Method and apparatus for minimizing contention losses in networks
Contention losses are minimized in path searching, circuit-switched networks by adding intelligence to the last stage of the network. A count of number of bytes...
US-6,043,819 Image based document processing and information management system and apparatus
The present invention comprises an image based document processing and information management system and apparatus. It provides a more efficient method and...
US-6,041,330 System and method for generating year 2000 test cases
An innovative rule based method and system for creating test cases for the Year 2000 compliance testing of software systems is described. Using the method and...
US-6,041,267 Method to provide common support for multiple types of solvers for matching assets with demand in...
A computer implemented decision support tool serves as a vehicle to enable a user to execute within a common work environment, from common production information...
US-6,038,550 Method and apparatus for managing interest on a developing series of financial transactions in several memories
In a method and apparatus for managing and calculating interest on time deposits, loans, and other interest bearing financial instruments, data is stored in...
US-6,038,351 Apparatus and method for multi-entity, mixed document environment document identification and processing
An apparatus and method for processing documents which automatically identifies, separates and processes different document types from a single business entity...
US-6,038,237 Voice signal transmitting method and exchange system using this
This relates to a voice signal transmitting method and exchange system using this whereby excellent speech quality can be maintained by reducing the celling...
US-6,037,928 System and method for 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-6,036,234 Construction of a business form with patterned silicone liner
A business form (preferably continuous) with self-contained labels has significant versatility and a number of advantages. A cellulose ply is applied larger than...
US-6,035,204 Method for releasing call in cordless telephone
A cordless telephone releases a telephone call, in case that a handset unit is engaged in the telephone call over a predetermined time even though a telephone...
US-6,035,190 Method for monitoring the connection between the subscriber and the destination telephone and providing...
A cellular telephone subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator who identifies a destination...
US-6,035,031 Method and apparatus automatic call-back
An automatic call-back device notifies a subscriber when a called party's telephone station is no longer busy. When the subscriber calls a called party and the...
US-6,035,022 Outgoing call reservation system and method for facsimile equipment
An outgoing call reservation system for a facsimile equipment with an outgoing call reservation key includes: a tone detecting unit detecting a signal of a...
US-6,032,141 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based educational system with support for dynamic tailored...
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-6,032,124 Workflow method and system therefor
A workflow system comprising a plurality of workflow subsystems connected to a LAN (Local Area Network), these workflow subsystems being composed of servers and...
US-6,031,898 Validation query based on a supervisory signal
A telephone system and method is provided for delaying authorization validation queries until a dialed phone is answered. This way, authorization validation...
US-6,031,349 Cross-connect method and apparatus
A remotely controlled cross-connection switching matrix, particularly suited for telephone systems, has a jumper pin picker and placement mechanism selectively...
US-6,029,159 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation enabled accounting tutorial system
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-6,029,158 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation enabled feedback system
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-6,029,147 Method and system for providing an interface for supporting multiple formats for on-line banking services
In association with a computer system, a method and system for providing an interface for establishing connections with financial institution to utilize on-line...
US-6,029,008 Method and apparatus for processing input/output request by using a plurality of channel buses
With respect to each of low speed and high speed input/output ports of an input/output control unit, an activation time from a time point when an end status in...
US-6,028,918 Telecommunication system, and switching means, and memory means, and method
Known telecommunication systems according to which a calling subscriber can reach a user, whereby a part of the costs have to be paid by said calling subscriber...
US-6,028,867 System, method, and network for providing high speed remote access from any location connected by a local loop...
A telecommunication system for providing a remote access connection having a bandwidth of 128 Kbps or 144 Kbps to any location (homes, small businesses, etc.)...
US-6,027,298 Method and apparatus for business forms processing
A system for stacking continuous folded forms or web coming from a folder and separator and moving to a conveyor. A table is positioned adjacent and in line with...
US-6,026,386 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based educational system with support for dynamic media...
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-6,026,371 Method and apparatus for allowing online directory producers to preview advertisement in online directory listings
A method and system for permitting businesses and organizations to preview their customized Web-based advertisement in an Online directory listing. The method...
US-6,026,306 Location sensitive mobility telecommunications method
A paging service decides whether a subscriber may be paged, or is busy and should not be paged, depending on the subscriber's location. The subscriber's location...
US-6,025,781 Device for use in detecting the unauthorized removal of an article of commerce from a store or other business...
A device for use in detecting the unauthorized removal of an article of commerce from a store or other business establishment. The device comprises a fastener of...
US-6,023,505 System and method for providing a busy signal to a communication
A system and method to provide a busy signal to a communication without a terminating network element providing answer supervision and without the originating...
US-6,023,478 Method and apparatus for communicating data byte streams
The invention in its preferred embodiment involves a data producer such as a host processor that multiplexes two or more data byte streams onto a single...
US-6,023,271 Framework for binding data viewers/data manipulation with one to many objects through introspection
Systems and methods for programming applications with GUIs in accordance that do not require time-consuming and error-prone custom coding of GUI/internal...
US-6,021,942 Bar-coded label for "attempt to deliver" parcels
A package delivery facilitating business form, and method of facilitating delivery of the package, are easy to use and implement. A business form typically is a...
US-6,021,257 Merged image print out system and method therefor
A form for printing print data, such as business data generated by an application program is generated by a form defining program. The form defining program...
US-6,021,177 Community alarm/notification device, method and system
A telecommunications system and device for providing a notification or warning of pending or imminent danger to the public. The system provides the communication...
US-6,019,865 Method of forming labels containing transponders
A radio frequency transponder is adhered to a substrate forming a label or business form. The substrate has thermally sensitive material whereby the substrate...
US-6,018,732 System, method and article of manufacture for a runtime program regression 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-6,018,731 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based system utilizing a spreadsheet and table based...
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-6,018,730 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation engine with a help website and processing 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-6,018,721 Method and system for improved collateral monitoring and control
A system and method is provided for advanced multi-currency collateral monitoring and controlling for use in a variety of businesses. The system maintains...
US-6,016,527 Method and apparatus for improving fairness in SCSI bus arbitration
Methods and associated apparatus for improving the fairness of bus allocation in association with standard SCSI bus arbitration. The present invention provide a...
US-6,016,486 System method and article of manufacture for a goal based system utilizing an activity table
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-6,016,477 Method and apparatus for identifying applicable business rules
A method and apparatus for identifying decision points in Business Objects and classifying business rules that are applicable to the decision points. Business...
US-6,015,589 Method of desensitizing a thermally imagable surface
A thermally imagable business record, such as a form, label, tag, or the like is provided which may be activated to form human and/or machine readable images as...
US-6,014,436 Telecommunications answering feature method and apparatus
In a telephone system, if the telephone set of a called party is busy or an incoming call is not answered, the called party is unavailable. In this event an...
US-6,014,434 Method for controlling and processing an incoming call of a line-busy exchange system
A method for controlling and processing a call from one keyphone to a busy keyphone utilizing a keyphone main unit connected to an office line and a plurality of...
US-6,012,925 Method for guaranteeing remuneration received by the owner when selling cattle
This invention is directed toward a method of doing business, wherein a first entity, referred to as the Secondary Guarantor, engages in the business of...
US-6,012,716 Lottery number picker and method
A number picker for placing bets in lotteries and a method for manufacturing the number picker. The number picker is comprised of a platform having an upper...
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