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US-RE43,888 Bank deposit method
According to the present invention, a business is issued a deposit card readable on a debit card reader enabling the business to transmit deposit information to...
US-8,341,601 Flexible SLA modelling and validation
A method for modeling, validating, and monitoring a service level agreement (SLA) associated with a business process is disclosed herein. Such a method may...
US-8,341,592 System and method for conducting dependency analysis of business components
A system and method is provided for the ontological representation of the meta-models of businesses and their processes, activities, and components in one or...
US-8,341,246 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-8,341,211 System and method for inquiry caching in a storage area network
A system and method for servicing inquiry commands, wherein inquiry data is stored in a memory and if an inquiry command for a target device is received while...
US-8,341,156 System and method for identifying erroneous business listings
A system and method is provided that detect a business listing having erroneous geospatial data. In one aspect, it is determined whether a first location and a...
US-8,341,081 Intelligent identification of on-line bank accounts utilized for business purposes
Computer-implemented methods, articles of manufacture and systems for identifying an on-line bank account utilized for business purposes. A computer processor...
US-8,341,033 Method, system and business model for a buyer's auction with near perfect information using the internet
A methodology, system and business model are disclosed for facilitating a fully automated buyer's auction in which the major types of transaction costs are...
US-8,341,027 System and methods of conducting business-to-business operations by registered sellers and buyers using an...
An internet accessible computer system to conduct business to business operations among a plurality of buyer companies and a plurality of seller companies. In...
US-8,341,013 System and method for analyzing agent interactions
A system and method for analyzing agent interactions is provided. An interaction between an agent and a business is provided to analysts. Performance scores for...
US-8,341,010 Method and system for counting households within a geographic area
A method and system for providing an accurate count of total households and seasonal households within a defined geographic area is disclosed. The invention has...
US-8,340,999 Automatic generation of executable components from business process models
Exemplary embodiments provide a computer implemented method, system and computer usable program code for automatically generating executable components from a...
US-8,340,995 Method and system of using artifacts to identify elements of a component business model
A method and system are described for using business artifacts to identify elements of a component business model. Artifacts operated upon by the business are...
US-8,340,990 Logistics planning in a business environment
A method for supply chain design may include identifying nodes, links connecting the nodes, and replenishment strategies for moving materials along the links,...
US-8,340,700 Enabling binary object attachment support for short messaging service
Systems and methods are described for enabling binary object attachment support in a short messaging service (SMS). More specifically, a binary SMS exposure...
US-8,340,578 Methods and apparatus for enhanced coexistence algorithms in wireless systems
Methods and apparatus for mitigating the effects of interference between multiple air interfaces located on an electronic device. In one embodiment, the air...
US-8,336,049 Virtual machine utility computing method and system
An analytics engine receives real-time statistics from a set of virtual machines supporting a line of business (LOB) application. The statistics relate to...
US-8,335,998 Interactive global map
Systems and methods are provided for generating an interactive map for displaying and analyzing a compressive intellectual property landscape within a given...
US-8,335,788 Identification of contiguous spaces
An automated contiguous space identification feature for businesses is provided. Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and system of converting...
US-8,335,773 Stable linking and patchability of business processes through hierarchical versioning
A system, method and computer program product is presented for versioning a business process model. The business process model is decomposed into a number of...
US-8,335,758 Data ETL method applied to real-time data ETL system
The data ETL (Extraction-Transformation-Loading) dispatching method of the present invention is applied to a real-time data ETL system, wherein a main ETL...
US-8,335,703 Virtual computing services deployment network
A business method associates provisioning costs with a usage history indicative of user computing demand, and coalesces the cost data to identify an appropriate...
US-8,335,702 System and method for standardized and automated appeals process
A system and method for automating and standardizing an appeals process, facilitating both business-to-business (i.e., insurance companies to providers) and...
US-8,335,699 Method of financing unfunded liabilities
A method is disclosed of financing the liabilities of sovereign governmental entities, their political subunits, and like entities (e.g., school boards, etc.),...
US-8,335,692 Systems and methods to support information technology business decisions
Various embodiments include methods and systems to support IT business decision making, including a data correlator and business, configuration, risk, and...
US-8,335,687 Performing speech recognition over a network and using speech recognition results
Systems, methods and apparatus for generating, distributing, and using speech recognition models. A shared speech processing facility is used to support speech...
US-8,335,164 Method for determining a route in a wireless mesh network using a metric based on radio and traffic load
A method and apparatus for calculating a routing metric for a wireless network including retrieving configured system parameters, selecting a form of a first...
US-8,332,814 Method and apparatus for converting formula included in a computer program
An apparatus, which extracts and outputs a formula included in a target program that processes an extensible-business-reporting-language (XBRL) document,...
US-8,332,673 System and method to manage power consumption
This invention manages a power consumption of a system including a computer and a storage in combination with a workload of a business application. More...
US-8,332,506 Network monitor program executed in a computer of cluster system, information processing method and computer
A network monitor program operating in each node included in a cluster system, for causing the node to execute: when a response to an existence confirmation...
US-8,332,502 Business to business network management event detection and response system and method
A network management system includes an automatic reconnaissance (resolution) component which, in one embodiment, includes four main operational components,...
US-8,332,438 Methods and systems for monitoring technical objects
Methods, computer-readable media, and systems are provided for monitoring a technical object during, for example, a handover and/or takeover of the technical...
US-8,332,421 Automated user-friendly click-and-search system and method for helping business and industries in foreign...
The invention, in general, comprises systems and methods for finding information relevant to a user on the World Wide Web. In various embodiments, the invention...
US-8,332,415 Determining spam in information collected by a source
Methods, computer-readable media, and systems for determining spam in information collected by a source are described. A frequency of occurrence of a phrase...
US-8,332,407 Method for bundling of product options using historical customer choice data
A method and system for customer-choice-based bundling of product options collects data from previous orders about customer component choices, computes a...
US-8,332,378 File listener system and method
The system enables a data processing framework that polls for files using a listener, controls the workflow using event driven logic, processes financial...
US-8,332,341 Method and system for classifying information
Disclosed is a method, computer program product, and system for classifying information includes determining a plurality of management characteristics for an...
US-8,332,328 System and method for redistributing and licensing access to protected information among a plurality of devices
A method and apparatus of encouraging distribution, registration, and purchase of free copyable software and other digital information which is accessed on a...
US-8,332,312 Communication system and method between a home buyer, seller, strategic business source, and lender
A computerized system and method are presented for exchanging information between a buyer, a seller, a lender, and a strategic business source. The system...
US-8,332,295 Method and system for mapping business transactions
A method for mapping a business transaction involves obtaining a transaction record of the business transaction, where the transaction record includes business...
US-8,332,266 System and method for managing business machine assets
Systems and methods for managing business machine assets are described. In one configuration, the system analyzes alternate placement structures and provides...
US-8,332,261 Method, system and apparatus for evaluation of employee competencies using a compression/acceleration methodology
A mechanism to evaluate the value of employee competencies across a business entity is provided. Managers provide raw interpretations of employee competencies...
US-8,332,259 Method and system for evaluating expansion of a business
A method for evaluating expansion of a business where the business is located in a first geographic area. The method includes receiving information about the...
US-8,332,258 Business to business dynamic pricing system
Methods and systems are disclosed for analyzing products. An embodiment provides a method. In one implementation, a method includes but is not limited to...
US-8,332,256 Social network marketing plan monitoring method and system
A monitoring method and system. The method retrieving by a computer, first data associated with a marketing plan associated with social networks and second data...
US-8,332,252 System and method of generating business case models
A computer implemented system and method for evaluating the impact of a project implementation within a customer situation allows building a business case model...
US-8,332,248 Method and system for automated center workflow
Described herein are systems and methods for automating workflow of assigning jobs and tracking the process. The exemplary method comprises receiving job data...
US-8,332,241 Method for selling marine cargo insurance in a network environment
A storage media and method for transacting cargo insurance business in a network environment includes the on-line automation of quoting, billing, certificate...
US-8,327,429 Systems and methods for providing security token authentication
Described herein are systems and methods for centralizing and standardizing implementation of security tokens so as to provide one token per one user for...
US-8,327,384 Event driven disposition
This disclosure relates to systems, methods and apparatuses for managing the retention and disposition of data for an event consumer using an Enterprise...
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