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US-8,655,918 System and method of transforming data for use in data analysis tools
A process of transforming data residing in databases, such as relational databases, into forms suitable as input to data analysis tools, such as predictive...
US-8,655,885 Media catalog system, method and computer program product useful for cataloging video clips
Embodiments disclosed herein provide a new way to catalog digital assets derived or otherwise created from an original source such as a video, clip, movie,...
US-8,655,883 Automatic detection of similar business updates by using similarity to past rejected updates
A system and method are provided that detect spam business listing data. In one aspect, a plurality of clusters containing previously captured spam business...
US-8,655,875 System and method for transforming business process policy data
A system that facilitates interactions between heterogeneous information providers, business process policies, and business process policy objects is provided....
US-8,655,790 Dynamic interface between BPSS conversation management and local business management
The present invention relates to devices and methods that coordinate an external conversation process between entities with an internal workflow of one of the...
US-8,655,777 Merchant performance rating for payments on account
A business derives its cost to pay accounts payable (AJP) with a corporate card versus other payment methods. The business identifies each merchant to whom the...
US-8,655,756 Consistent set of interfaces derived from a business object model
Methods and systems consistent with the present invention provide a data processing system having a business object model reflecting the data used during a...
US-8,655,721 Method and apparatus for privacy negotiation
A method of negotiating an electronic commerce (e-commerce) transaction for the sale of a selected good can include identifying an asking price for the selected...
US-8,655,711 Linking enterprise resource planning data to business capabilities
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for linking enterprise resource planning data to business capabilities....
US-8,655,709 Method and system for process brokering and content integration for collaborative business process management
Process Brokering Services (PBS) are implemented though the concept of Adaptive Documents to facilitate electronic commerce (e-commerce). PBS provides a single...
US-8,655,708 Systems and methods for generating and using trade areas associated with business branches based on correlated...
Methods and systems are provided for determining and using market areas associated with one or more branches of a business. Market areas are determined using a...
US-8,655,687 Commercial insurance scoring system and method
A quantitative system and method that employs data sources external to an insurance company to generate a statistical model that may be used to predict...
US-8,655,674 Personal service assistance in a virtual universe
A method of providing personal service assistance in a virtual universe is disclosed. The method provides a customer avatar (CA) access to a personal assistance...
US-8,655,407 Cooperative management of business devices
A method includes receive network information for a network at an intelligent cellular router modem associated with a business device. The method also includes...
US-8,654,963 Method and system for integrating an interaction management system with a business rules management system
In a contact center, a system for processing communication events has an interaction server for managing events waiting to be routed, a routing server for...
US-8,654,939 Recording and receiving voice mail with freeform bookmarks
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by providing bookmarks for voice mail messages in order to facilitate improved...
US-8,650,535 Methods and tools for data-driven application engineering
The invention generally relates to enterprise computer applications, and more particularly to methods and tools for data-driven engineering of computer...
US-8,650,531 Framework for realization of a web 2.0 features
A method to shape one or more features of Web 2.0 in the form of Web 2.0 solutions, using Web 2.0 realization framework, to the plurality of enterprises is...
US-8,650,493 Method and system for testing websites
A method and system is provided for testing and analyzing websites via a test-enabled web browser. When requested, a representative embodiment can provide for...
US-8,650,319 System and method for workflow driven channel search results
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,650,318 System and method for channel to channel integration in an IP marketplace
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,650,317 System and method for searching channels based on channel rating
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,650,316 System and method for enabling channel content drill down
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,650,315 System and method for enabling healthcare industry channels in an IP marketplace
A comprehensive platform for merchandising intellectual property (IP) and conducting IP transactions is disclosed. A standardized data collection method enables...
US-8,650,176 Apparatus and methods for providing route-based advertising and vendor-reported business information over a network
A method of providing advertising to a user over a network includes receiving from the user a query identifying a contemplated route, accessing a computer...
US-8,650,114 Method and system for reserving future purchases of goods or services
A method and system for reserving future purchases of airline services using electronic options. The electronic options are used to reserve plural different...
US-8,650,082 System and method for providing a user terminal with supplemental information to a search result
Illustrative embodiments of the present invention are directed to a method, a system, and a computer readable medium encoded with instructions for providing a...
US-8,650,043 Semantic model for insurance software components
A computer implemented method and system for insurance enterprise management and data acquisition and communication has an enterprise service bus and semantic...
US-8,649,987 System and method to monitor and manage performance of appliances
A system and method providing home and small business owners to monitor and manage one or more appliances. This enables a use to understand in detail their...
US-8,649,976 Information mapping approaches
Methods, systems and applications for updating, enhancing, organizing, and utilizing geographic maps, for locating points of interest and places of businesses,...
US-8,649,967 Unified address enhanced locator system and method for providing commuter information
The present invention is directed to a unified address enhanced locator system and method for determining commuter information, which utilizes an assigned...
US-D699,251 Electronic display with graphical user interface
US-8,646,027 Workflow based authorization for content access
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for workflow based authorization for content access. A workflow can be...
US-8,646,020 Method and apparatus for browsing using alternative linkbases
Systems and methods for navigating hypermedia using multiple coordinated input/output device sets. Disclosed systems and methods allow a user and/or an author...
US-8,645,431 Multi-level supply chain management system and methods
A method and apparatus of a supply module having a business object module to define at least one schema to describe the supply chain data, a XML-based language...
US-8,645,411 Method and system for generating a modified website
A method including receiving a website text item of the website, where the website text item is categorized by a text category and a website element category,...
US-8,645,313 Systems and methods for enhanced SQL indices for duplicate row entries
A system and method for indexing non-uniquely indexed entries in a report generated with a business intelligence system, such as, for example, an on-line...
US-8,645,279 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
US-8,645,276 Modeling of applications and business process services through auto discovery analysis
A method for managing information technology (IT) through auto discovery analysis to achieve business relevance is provided. An IT infrastructure is monitored...
US-8,645,265 System and method for card processing with automated payment of club, merchant, and service provider fees
An apparatus and methods for a card that allows a cardholder to set up auto-charge payment of dues and fees to a series of clubs, merchants or service...
US-8,645,184 Future technology projection supporting apparatus, method, program and method for providing a future technology...
A technology projection supporting apparatus includes a describing section extracting unit and steps for extracting a problem describing section and an effect...
US-8,644,798 Method and apparatus for separable voice billing for business and personal airtime use
Separable billing of business and non-business calls to/from a remote station or wireless communications device is provided. Business calls may be billed to the...
US-8,642,051 Method of hydration; infusion packet system(s), support member(s), delivery system(s), and method(s); with...
Liquid activated infusion packet(s)/system, promoting hydration, containing active and/or inactive ingredients and/or a support member(s). Infusion...
US-8,640,945 Methods and apparatus for managing cash items
Methods and apparatus for managing cash items are disclosed. For example, a predetermined or calculated amount/composition of rolled coins may be dispensed...
US-8,640,205 Collaborative information management
A method is provided for implementing collaborative information management. Information collaboration entities are authorized to allow entity members thereof...
US-8,640,183 Method and apparatus for browsing using alternative linkbases
Systems and methods for navigating hypermedia using multiple coordinated input/output device sets. Disclosed systems and methods allow a user and/or an author...
US-8,640,110 Business object service simulation
Systems, methods, computer program products, and the like for performing business object service simulation are disclosed. A runtime model of a business object...
US-8,640,089 Automated construction and deployment of complex event processing applications and business activity monitoring...
A system and method for constructing and deploying a business activity monitoring (BAM) dashboard associated with an event-based process are disclosed. A...
US-8,639,920 Systems and methods for providing anonymized user profile data
Embodiments facilitate confidential and secure sharing of anonymous user profile data to improve the delivery of customized content. Embodiments of the...
US-8,639,729 Executing a business process in a framework
Various embodiments of systems and methods for executing a customized business process in a business process framework are described herein. A user selection of...
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