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US-8,494,917 Systems and methods for transacting business over a global communications network such as the internet
A business process is described for conducting business transactions over the Internet, allowing buyers an opportunity to reduce the price of a product/service...
US-8,494,912 Method of wholesale product display and ordering
A wholesale product ordering system is disclosed. The system comprises a remote server having an associated database of products of the at least one...
US-8,494,894 Universal customer based information and ontology platform for business information and innovation management
A system constructed using one or more of the techniques described includes a collective set of data structures, uniquely designed entities, information tools,...
US-8,494,892 Tracking substances over various business processes
The disclosure provides a method, software, and system for monitoring substances. In one embodiment, a method includes identifying a first document associated...
US-8,494,878 Personal business service system and method
A system and method of computerizing traditional companies with customized individual addressable electronic direct marketing, self-service automation, and...
US-8,494,848 Methods and apparatus for generating, updating and distributing speech recognition models
Techniques for generating, distributing, and using speech recognition models are described. A shared speech processing facility is used to support speech...
US-8,494,560 System, method and program product for location based services, asset management and tracking
A system for location based services utilizing a mobile device includes a software module configured to operate in a background mode on the mobile device. The...
US-8,493,580 Generation of executables for a heterogeneous mix of multifunction printers
A computer-implemented method that includes incorporating an entity specification into a business process in response to an input by a user is described. The...
US-8,491,675 Methods, systems, and apparatus for obtaining biofuel from coffee and fuels produced therefrom
In some embodiments, the present disclosure provides a method for producing biofuel from a feedstock that includes one or more coffee sources, such as green...
US-8,490,168 Method for authenticating a user within a multiple website environment to provide secure access
A method and an apparatus with computer readable media for creation of a common token, with at least one associated usage limitation, for authenticating a user...
US-8,490,048 Apparatus, system, and method for tool-based creation of a hub server/application interface
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for creating a hub server/application interface. An adapter development module and an object discovery agent...
US-8,489,920 Method and apparatus integrating navigation and saving the writable state of applications
The invention includes a computerized method responding to a navigation cue from a user by saving the writable state of the application and directing the...
US-8,489,872 Apparatuses, methods and systems for a real-time desktop configurer utilizing a user identifier or an...
The APPARATUSES, METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR A REAL-TIME DESKTOP CONFIGURER (hereinafter "RTDC") implement efficient and scalable monitoring, regulation, and...
US-8,489,729 System and method for social service event processing and management
An event processing mechanism is provided as a system interface between software applications that contain events that need to be processed, a BRF program that...
US-8,489,494 System and method for business to investor exchange for raising capital and for creating a secondary market for...
The present invention creates a secondary market in private equities by auctioning venture-backed private equities over the Internet to qualified investors....
US-8,489,475 Method for structuring a debt issue utilizing a closed block business entity
A method for structuring a debt that comprises: establishing a holding company as an owner of a closed block business entity, wherein the holding company is a...
US-8,489,474 Systems and/or methods for managing transformations in enterprise application integration and/or business...
In certain example embodiments of this invention, systems and/or methods for managing transformations in Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) and/or...
US-8,489,450 Systems and methods for facilitating customer acquisition by businesses
Systems and methods are disclosed for facilitating acquisition of customers for merchants through targeted offers to prospective customers; improving the...
US-8,489,444 Chronicling for process discovery in model driven business transformation
An electronic chronicling method and system that automatically captures, stores, and organizes various aspects of business processes in real-time. The system...
US-8,489,407 Method of evaluating business components in an enterprise
A method of evaluating architectural fit of business software applications employed in an enterprise. The method comprises providing a computer tool with a...
US-8,489,326 Placemarked based navigation and ad auction based on placemarks
A system and method provides turn-by-turn directions including placemarks. Each placemark represents a geographically located object such as a business or...
US-8,488,755 System and method for tracking call activity to a set of advertised businesses
A system and method for tracking call activity of a plurality of businesses is disclosed. A global pool of phone numbers is allocated from which to draw...
US-8,488,456 Load-balancing via modulus distribution and TCP flow redirection due to server overload
A method, switch, and/or computer program product routes IP packet flows. An Ethernet switch receives an IP packet flow. Each of the packets in the IP packet...
US-8,488,176 Method for analyzing usage of printers
The present invention provides a method for analyzing usage of printers. A method in accordance with an embodiment includes: obtaining from at least one printer...
US-8,488,173 Distributed computer architecture and process for document management
A system and/or method enables a typical PC user to add electronic paper processing to their existing business process. The system and/or method extends the...
US-8,488,150 Method and apparatus for analyzing usage of printers
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for analyzing usage of printers. A method in accordance with an embodiment includes: obtaining from at...
US-8,484,691 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-8,484,662 Systems and/or methods for end-to-end business process management, business event management, and/or business...
The example embodiments disclosed herein relate to application integration techniques built around the publish-and-subscribe model (or one of its variants). In...
US-8,484,624 Test integration tool
A method of test integration for early application development is provided. The method comprises defining a business case, identifying a plurality of systems to...
US-8,484,346 Simultaneous maintenance of multiple versions of a web-based business information system
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for phased rollout of an upgraded version of a web-based business information system...
US-8,484,206 Generating report of identifiers and time values
Among other disclosure, a computer-implemented method for business process reporting includes receiving, at a server device, a first identifier of a business...
US-8,484,183 Automated regulatory guideline management system
A regulatory information retrieval system is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises building ingredient data for manufacturing businesses. Then,...
US-8,484,117 Multi-input system that makes index-based adjustments
A common index fund system and method enables investment in entities that is indexed to a common index, rather than individual company performance. For small...
US-8,484,105 System and method for providing business audit responses from legal professional
A system and method facilitates the audit process involving a business client, an auditor, and a third-party by providing confirmations for the client upon the...
US-8,484,102 Automated accrual account reconciliation
Systems and methods of a reconciliation engine for accrual accounts associated with purchase order documents are provided. The reconciliation engine applies a...
US-8,484,070 Method and system for managing vending operations based on wireless data
A system coupled to one or more vending machines, such as soft drink vending machines, via a wireless data link can acquire operational vending data, for...
US-8,484,066 System and method for risk detection reporting and infrastructure
A method, a system, and a device for monitoring risks associated with at least one business process, including: evaluating at least one of a plurality of...
US-8,484,053 Method and system of combining money transfer services with life insurance
The present invention is a new business method that intends to reduce the risk, help, and protect the economic security of the foreign families who are...
US-8,484,041 System and method for reputation scoring
The present invention generally relates to online reputations. Specifically, this invention relates to a system and method for analyzing, determining, reporting...
US-8,483,092 Autonomous infrastructure wireless networks
A method for deploying a cellular wireless communication network is provided. The method consists of: providing one or more micro base stations; autonomously...
US-8,479,158 Business information warehouse toolkit and language for warehousing simplification and automation
A method for use with an information (or data) warehouse comprises managing the information warehouse with instructions in a declarative language. The...
US-8,479,111 Simplified views of meta model entities of data objects
Simplifying views of meta model entities of data objects can include determining, using a distribution function calculated for each data element of a plurality...
US-8,478,954 Prioritizing subgroups in a consistency group
A method which prioritizes the subgroups in a consistency group by usage and/or business process. Thereafter, in case of abnormal operation of the process for...
US-8,478,766 Unified data architecture for business process management
A computer-implemented method of processing business data, the method including storing data in SPO (subject-predicate-object) format in multiple databases;...
US-8,478,722 Enterprise level business information networking for changes in a database
Systems, apparatus, and methods for implementing enterprise level social and business information networking are provided. Users can receive relevant...
US-8,478,659 Method and system for vendor management
A method and system for managing business transactions, such as mortgages or other financial transactions. A business transaction between an end user and a...
US-8,478,633 Method and apparatus of on demand business activity management using business performance management loops
An architecture, system, and method are provided for a commitment loop solution for on demand business activity management. A Business Performance Management...
US-8,478,628 Component based risk system
System and method for risk assessment of compliance are disclosed. A database is provided, which contains mapped compliance data components related to...
US-8,478,622 System and method for scheduling conference resources
The present invention relates to managing and scheduling videoconferences. It introduces a novel mechanism for scheduling a virtual resource connected to an...
US-8,478,615 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...
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