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US-8,799,177 Method and apparatus for building small business graph from electronic business data
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, a computer-readable storage medium, and an apparatus for building a small business social graph. During...
US-8,799,174 Systems and methods for facilitating the reuse of a child workflow process by multiple parent workflow processes
A business process management system may include a parent workflow process and a child workflow process. The parent workflow process may include a call to the...
US-8,799,163 System and method for financial instrument pre-qualification and offering
A computer implemented method for offering financial instruments to pre-qualified consumers is disclosed. The method may include retrieving information for a...
US-8,799,161 Automatically decisioning transaction requests
A system and method of automatically decisioning transaction requests is provided. In some examples, a decisioning system may receive customer transaction limit...
US-8,799,157 Business combined bill management system and method
An integrated bill management system and an associated method for use therewith are disclosed which can manage the delivery of, and handle the payments...
US-8,799,133 Financial instrument and related business method
A business method. A dividend is calculated from: (i) a penalty assessed against a holder, of at least one share of a financial instrument, who sells the at...
US-8,799,116 Process and system for automated collection of business information from a business entity's accounting system
There is provided a method, performed by a processor. The method includes obtaining accounting data from a first database, and sending the accounting data to a...
US-8,799,095 Inventory and revenue maximization method and system
A method is provided for enterprise management and bundling of inventory to maximize revenue on perishable products. An electronic data-mart collects factors...
US-8,799,057 System and method for assessment and consolidation of contractor data
Solutions are provided for assessing and consolidating contractor data in an organization from a plurality of data sources. Contractor data from a plurality of...
US-8,799,040 Engine, system and method of providing business valuation and database services using alternative payment...
A computer-implemented engine, system and method for generating business valuations, scoring, and/or flagging over a network, responsively to information input...
US-8,799,039 System and method for collecting and providing resource rate information using resource profiling
A computer system and method is disclosed for collecting resource rate information associated with a plurality of resource profiles and providing resource rate...
US-8,799,027 Systems and methods for purchasing insurance
Systems and methods related to an online website wherein businesses seeking insurance can obtain quotations and be connected to a plurality of insurance...
US-8,799,024 System and method for improving the operation of a business entity and monitoring and reporting the results thereof
The present invention is a method and system for providing reduced insurance premiums to an insured entity and a reduced risk of loss to an insuring entity. A...
US-8,799,003 Dynamic binding of principal services in a cross-enterprise business process management system
The present invention is a method, system and apparatus for dynamically binding principal services to activities in a business process in a cross-enterprise...
US-8,798,987 System and method for processing data relating to insurance claim volatility
The invention relates generally to data analysis, and to systems and methods for the computation of the volatility of a loss. The system comprises a module for...
US-8,798,354 Method and system for automatic correlation of check-based payments to customer accounts and/or invoices
An optical image of a check submitted to a business as part a check-based financial transaction is obtained and the optical image of the check is scanned using...
US-8,798,257 System and methods for predicting future agent readiness for handling an interaction in a call center
A system for making outbound calls includes a first node connected to a network for placing outbound telephone calls, a second node connected to the network and...
US-8,794,506 System for automatic image association
Methods and systems for improving a photography business are disclosed, comprising, in an embodiment, taking a photograph of a coded component together with a...
US-8,793,701 Method and system for data reporting and analysis
Described are methods and systems related to data report and analysis. A first business intelligence (BI) block is imported to a host analytics user interface...
US-8,793,679 Method and system for determining compatibility of computer systems
Compatibility and consolidation analyses can be performed on a collection of systems to evaluate the 1-to-1 compatibility of every source-target pair, evaluate...
US-8,793,483 Computer-based, automated workflow system for sending secure reports
Computer-based systems and method for automating the workflow for generating and sending e-mails with attached reports to external recipients in order to reduce...
US-8,793,239 Method and system for form-filling crawl and associating rich keywords
Techniques are provided for the efficient location, processing, and retrieval of local product information derived from web pages generally locatable through...
US-8,793,149 Meta data model for managing work products and deliverables
A method and program product for managing work products by utilizing a data model that provides traceability between business requirements and implemented...
US-8,793,119 System and method for generating manually designed and automatically optimized spoken dialog systems
Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and tangible computer-readable storage media for generating a natural language spoken dialog system....
US-8,792,682 Method and system for identifying a license plate
A license plate localization method and system based on a combination of a top-down texture analysis and a bottom-up connected component. An image with respect...
US-8,791,818 Virtual watch
Embodiments of the disclosed invention include a system and a method for monitoring a location. For example, the disclosed embodiments may be utilized to...
US-8,789,167 Fraud-proof location identification system
Systems and methods for facilitating check-ins that are resistant to common fraud scenarios while also being relatively inexpensive. One or more embodiments...
US-8,788,781 Descriptor scheduler
Methods, systems and computer program products for providing a sequencer that schedules job descriptors are described. The sequencer can manage the scheduling...
US-8,788,698 Indexing a messaging session for business object integration into messaging
Embodiments of the present invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to messaging and provide a method, system and computer program product for...
US-8,788,666 System and method of consolidated central user administrative provisioning
In one embodiment the present invention includes a computer-implemented method of reducing a quantity of business application programming interface (BAPI) calls...
US-8,788,632 Managing configurations of distributed devices
A method manages configurations of devices in a system that communicates information between a device and an enterprise. The method includes building a defined...
US-8,788,618 Leveraging presence service system and method for distributed web service delivery and deployment
A method is described herein for optimizing the delivery and deployment of web services to consumers by providing presence information (presence attributes) in...
US-8,788,607 Queuing system and method
A portable electronic device includes a queuing system. An agent server provided by a service provider assigns a queue number to a user of the portable...
US-8,788,586 Method and system for publishing a website
A method for publishing a website, including receiving, from a business, a request for a modification recommendation relating to a content of the website,...
US-8,788,568 System and method for implementing concentrated access of business operations support system
The disclosure discloses a system for implementing concentrated access to a Business Operations Support System (BOSS), including: a plurality of HLR subsystems...
US-8,788,566 Enforcing context model based service-oriented architecture policies and policy engine
A method for enforcing context model based Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) policies is provided, which includes: gathering instance documents related to...
US-8,788,511 Enabling siebel database manipulation by use of a direct SQL statement
A system and associated method for manipulating a Siebel database (SDB) with a Structured Query Language (SQL) statement utilizes a SQL-eScript parser, which...
US-8,788,458 Data caching for mobile applications
Systems, methods, computer program product embodiments and combinations and sub-combinations thereof for data caching and cache synchronization are described...
US-8,788,452 Computer assisted benchmarking system and method using induction based artificial intelligence
A system and method are provided for the collection of business performance data and the identification of patterns or rules from such data that are key...
US-8,788,417 System and method for selection of payment systems from a payment system directory to process a transaction
Dynamically enabling and facilitating businesses or other entities to locate and transact with payment systems for the purpose of processing payments. A...
US-8,788,377 System and method for providing recovery for victims of check fraud
A method for a consumer or business to protect against loss associated with specified forms of check fraud. Upon purchasing checks, a consumer or business can...
US-8,788,307 System for using personality trait identification to match consumers with businesses
An improved method for providing a consumer matching service, of the type having the steps of establishing a database of participating businesses which includes...
US-8,788,290 Remote data management system with business intelligence in real-time
The present disclosure provides a dynamic data management system and a method of using said system to locate, obtain, analyze, and report desired patient...
US-8,787,973 Device and method for controlling usage of a memory card
A memory card includes a memory for storing data and a controller that is operative to control access to storage of at least a portion of storage conditional...
US-8,787,832 Dynamic range wireless communications access point
The claimed subject matter provides for systems and/or methods for a dynamic range wireless access point to initiate deliberate and/or selective communications...
US-8,787,551 Method and apparatus for providing transaction data in a packet network
A method and apparatus for providing transaction data in a packet network is described. In one embodiment, at least one routed call is received. Transaction...
US-8,786,890 Delivery expert system, method and computer program product
An automated rule-based system for facilitating delivery of a fax document from a source to a destination over a network where an initial delivery attempt has...
US-8,783,453 Needle mail-back systems and methods of making and using the same
Needle mail-back systems and kits are disclosed. Methods of making and using needle mail-back kits are also disclosed. Methods of doing business involving...
US-8,782,616 Templates for configuring digital sending devices to achieve an automated business process
A content management method is described. The method includes identifying digital sending devices. The method includes authoring an automated business process...
US-8,782,614 Visualization of JVM and cross-JVM call stacks
A method for diagnosing problems in a computer system by visualizing flows through applications and other subsystems in a directed graph on a user interface....
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