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US-8,452,636 Systems and methods for market performance analysis
A system comprises a data integration module to receive data from two or more different financial service systems, a data transformation module to transform the...
US-8,452,630 Method and system for scheduling workers
A method for scheduling workers in a business day. The method includes obtaining a scheduled worker distribution specifying an amount of work to be performed by...
US-8,452,623 System and method for processing payroll-related employee and insurance data
A computer system accesses payroll-related insurance premium data at an individual employee level and provides the data at the individual employee level,...
US-8,452,242 Functional identifiers on wireless devices for gaming/wagering/lottery applications and methods of using same
A user interface provided for helping a consumer interact with a company, its products or services, such as conducting a business-related action and/or...
US-8,452,000 System and methods for managing tandem switch information
A system and associated methods for automation and management of trunk routing among switches in a telecommunications network between carriers connected to a...
US-8,451,121 Calibration and operational assurance method and apparatus for RFID object monitoring system
A method for monitoring objects in a three dimensional target area and or business process decision making. The methods include calibration, recalibration,...
US-8,448,194 Value container propagation in development tools, business process management, and business rules management...
Systems and methods consistent with the invention include propagating parameter definitions between computer elements and may include at least one memory device...
US-8,448,180 Distributed task system and distributed task management method
A distributed task system has a task transaction server and at least one task server. Instead of being merely passively called by the task transaction server...
US-8,448,137 Software model integration scenarios
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, to realize a business scenario are described. A plurality of process components and context...
US-8,447,993 Integrated energy savings and business operations in data centers
A power control system in a data center has a plurality of physical servers, each server having a local controller, at least one virtual server coupled to at...
US-8,447,868 Method for extending business systems to a mobile workforce
Systems, software, and methods for reliable wireless communication are provided. In one aspect, a computer program control device, called a node, is configured...
US-8,447,739 Systems and methods to create continuous queries via a semantic layer
A system, method, means, and/or computer program code may be provided to facilitate a presentation of information to a user. According to some embodiments,...
US-8,447,721 Interest-driven business intelligence systems and methods of data analysis using interest-driven data pipelines
Interest-driven Business Intelligence (BI) systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention are illustrated. In one embodiment of the invention, a data...
US-8,447,682 Method of operating a venture business
A method of operating a venture capital investment business, including establishing a business entity that establishes an investment fund and a fund managing...
US-8,447,680 Business transaction facilitation system
Embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to methods, systems and computer program products for facilitating a business relationship between a customer...
US-8,447,641 System and method for automatically enrolling buyers into a network
The present invention is a system and computer-implemented method for automatically enrolling and upgrading a buyer into a pre-existing network in order to...
US-8,447,599 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-8,447,463 Tracking vehicle locations in a parking lot for definitive display on a GUI
A computer implemented method for displaying on a map a definitive image of precise locations of multiple mobile objects such as vehicles in a lot. The lot is...
US-8,447,334 Network control device and network control method
As a network control device which controls a call connection between a calling party terminal and a called party terminal, a network control device determines...
US-8,447,331 Systems and methods to deliver digital location-based content to a visitor at a physical business location
In general, the invention relates to methods and systems that record the location of a user and transmit targeted content to a user based upon their current and...
US-8,444,052 Method and device for merchant authentication
Conducting payment card transactions through a payment network through a card reader with a merchant authentication code attached. A payment is processed in...
US-D682,864 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D682,854 Display screen for graphical user interface
US-8,443,014 Computer systems and data processing methods for using a web service
Data processing systems and methods are disclosed that utilize the Home Banking Computer Interface (HBCI) protocol for secure communication with a web service....
US-8,443,012 System and method for non-programmers to dynamically manage multiple sets of XML document data
A system and method for dynamically retrieving, manipulating, updating, creating, and displaying data from sources of Extensible Markup Language (XML)...
US-8,443,004 System and method for storing and computing business data and logic
A computer system and method is to manage business data and logic in a uniformed manner. It is based on the theory of total recursive functions. As a result, it...
US-8,442,937 Access to line-of-business databases in declarative workflow
A first database and a second database have different schemas. An activity in a workflow accesses a data item in a list by invoking a method in an interface of...
US-8,442,917 Energy distribution and marketing backoffice system and method
A retail energy provider system comprising a market transaction manager, business rules and requirements processor, usage rater, customer analysis and quality...
US-8,442,906 Computerized process to, for example, automate the home sale, mortgage loan financing and settlement process,...
In some embodiments, a comprehensive computer system and method (See FIGS. 1, 1a, 2) for automating and facilitating the performing and processing of tasks,...
US-8,442,880 Systems, methods and computer readable medium providing automated third-party confirmations
Systems and methods are defined for facilitating the audit process involving a business client, an auditor, and a third-party providing confirmations for the...
US-8,442,869 Methods for optimization of business transactions between a selling vendor and a shipping vendor
A method is disclosed for optimizing a business transaction between a selling vendor and a shipping vendor. The method includes receiving a query from a selling...
US-8,442,850 Providing accounting software application as enterprise services
Methods and apparatus, including systems and computer program products, for a services architecture design that provides enterprise services having accounting...
US-8,442,848 Automatic optimal taxicab mobile location based dispatching system
The invention discloses a method and system for real-time automatic optimal dispatching of a plurality of taxicabs to passenger pick-up locations. The system...
US-D682,294 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-D682,293 Display screen with graphical user interface
US-8,438,476 Dynamic variable-content publishing
A product creator system includes a business application and a distribution utility. The business application enables a user to specify and/or edit (via a user...
US-8,438,356 Flash memory controller
Methods, systems and computer program products for implementing a polling process among one or more flash memory devices are described. In some implementations,...
US-8,438,310 Systems and methods for configuring a website having a plurality of operational modes
A plurality of affiliated websites are configured to log user interactions. The logs comprise user identification information that allows a profile aggregation...
US-8,438,272 Methods and systems for managing quality of services for network participants in a networked business process
The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for calculating a quality of service associated with a network participant...
US-8,438,243 Personal content server apparatus and methods
Personal content server apparatus and associated methods that allow a user (e.g., cable or satellite network subscriber) to access content, such as a video...
US-8,438,119 Foundation layer for services based enterprise software architecture
Methods and apparatus, including systems and computer program products, for a services architecture design that provides enterprise services having foundation...
US-8,438,111 Retail point of sale (RPOS) digital rights convergence
The present invention is an apparatus and method for the money transactions required in the selling of merchandise or media content on the Internet or other...
US-8,438,109 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-8,438,075 Method and computer medium for facilitating a buyer-initiated feature within a business transaction
A system and method for conducting electronic business between buyers and sellers is provided. The system and method disclose a means for at least one buyer to...
US-8,438,074 System and method for electronic commerce and other uses
A computer system that includes a central server that is programmed to store an initialize business rule associated with a vendor and a DNS associated with the...
US-8,437,776 Methods to determine the effectiveness of a physical advertisement relating to a physical business location
In general, the invention relates to methods that record the location of a user based upon their current and past location information. A network is configured...
US-8,437,355 Systems and methods for scheduling business and residential services in optical networks
A passive optical network (PON) has an optical line termination (OLT) that terminates an optical fiber servicing a plurality of optical network units (ONUs)....
US-8,437,030 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-RE44,201 Wireless fleet communications system for providing separable communications services
A method and apparatus for providing personal and business mobile wireless communications service is described. A message is received having a message type....
US-8,434,117 Tunerless media presentation unit and methods of use
A tunerless media presentation unit is described which dispenses with the use of traditional analog television tuners. In its place, the media presentation unit...
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