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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...
US-8,327,319 Software model process interaction
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for defining interactions between two process components. For each process component, at least one...
US-8,327,271 Method and system for testing websites
A method and system is provided for testing and analyzing websites via a test-enabled web browser. In the representative embodiment a user controls a...
US-8,327,270 Method, system, and computer readable storage for podcasting and video training in an information search system
A method and system for enhancing search skills of human guides in an information search system. The method allows human guides to be trained when they are not...
US-8,326,971 Method for using dynamically scheduled synthetic transactions to monitor performance and availability of...
A method and apparatus is provided for monitoring operations of a specified transaction server that has an associated network topology. One embodiment comprises...
US-8,326,964 Website data content access progression
The present disclosure presents methods and systems for recording and analyzing a visitor's interactions with a website aimed at determining a qualified sales...
US-8,326,878 System for and method of processing business personnel information
Information for personnel of a plurality of business organizations is collected. For each person, the information includes the name of the person, the identity...
US-8,326,857 Systems and methods for providing value hierarchies, ragged hierarchies and skip-level hierarchies in a...
A business intelligence (BI) server and repository are described which support a set of hierarchical relationships among the data. The BI server receives user...
US-8,326,766 System and method for linked account having sweep feature
A computer-implemented method for facilitating electronic funds transactions is disclosed. According to one embodiment, the method may comprise the steps of:...
US-8,326,744 Electronic transaction system and method
An Internet based system for executing transactions is described. The system may include transaction data, a database, a business logic manager and user...
US-8,326,712 Method and system for technology consumption management
A method and system for tracking expenditures incurred by an entity involves determining the costs incurred, reading a file containing business model...
US-8,326,706 Providing logistics execution application as enterprise services
Methods and apparatus, including systems and computer program products, for a service architecture design that provides enterprise services having logistics...
US-8,326,703 Architectural design for product catalog management application software
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for implementing a software architecture design for a software application implementing...
US-8,326,702 Providing supplier relationship management software application as enterprise services
Methods and apparatus, including systems and computer program products, for a services architecture design that provides enterprise services having supplier...
US-8,326,683 Method and appartus for personalized consumer to business matchmaking
A personalized consumer to business matchmaking apparatus and its related method correlate and quantify a personalized match between a business offering...
US-8,326,676 Systems and methods relating to a lead distribution engine that uses margin scores
Lead distribution systems and methods distribute consumer business leads received from lead sources for routing to one or more destinations that will use the...
US-8,326,665 System and method for using a component business model to organize an enterprise
A system and method is described for using a component business model to partition a business into non-overlapping components, and then allocating different...
US-8,326,643 Systems and methods for automated phone conversation analysis
A system for providing phone conversation analysis may comprise at least one subsystem that monitors a phone conversation for key words or key phrases as...
US-8,326,588 Fair path selection during simulation of decision nodes
An apparatus, method, and computer program product to simulate a business process model wherein a decision node may be modeled using a fair selection process or...
US-8,326,351 Multi user text PBX with multi message system capabilities
Systems, methods and computer program products for facilitating the communication of business-related (SMS) messages from PBXs to wireless devices are...
US-8,326,315 Location-based services
Provided herein are methods and systems relating to location-based services such as social networking, providing demographic information, tracking mobile...
US-8,326,311 Resource allocation through bouncing-busy hour traffic modeling
Method for determining one or more sectors requiring additional communications resources in a network divided into a plurality of sectors. Usage data is...
US-8,326,002 Methods of facial coding scoring for optimally identifying consumers' responses to arrive at effective,...
The present disclosure relates to a method of assessing consumer reaction to a stimulus, comprising receiving a visual recording stored on a computer-readable...
US-8,325,926 Method for providing a broadcast encryption based home security system
Provided is a method for providing a home or business security system that relies upon data encryption for both communication and the storage of content. The...
US-8,325,750 Accelerated system and methods for synchronizing, managing, and publishing business information
Embodiments of the invention provide an accelerated system and methods for gathering business information, augmenting that information to conform to...
US-8,321,946 Method and system for preventing identity theft in electronic communications
Preventing identity theft in electronic communications sequences (180) involves generating a consumer identifier (126) for an individual (92) from a trusted...
US-8,321,879 Method and system for creating and providing a multi-tier networked service using separated function and...
A multi-tier application for interaction with a user interface. The application comprises a presentation tier (e.g. a web server with a JSP/servlet engine) and...
US-8,321,841 Validation framework for service oriented architecture (SOA) application adoption
Embodiments of the present invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to business process model validation and provide a method, system and computer...
US-8,321,832 Composite application modeling
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, to realize a software model are described. A user-centric modeling component is defined, the...
US-8,321,831 Architectural design for internal projects application software
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for implementing a software architecture design for a software application implementing an...
US-8,321,467 System and method for communicating between an application and a database
A method for communicating between an application and a database by using a lightweight stored procedure data-binding framework for applications written in...
US-8,321,433 Systems and methods for business process logging
The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for filtering business process logging information at runtime. One process...
US-8,321,432 System and method for filtering electronic messages using business heuristics
Disclosed are systems and methods for use in filtering electronic messages using business heuristics. In one aspect, a method includes determining whether the...
US-8,321,393 Parsing information in data records and in different languages
Embodiments of systems and methods for comparing attributes of a data record are presented herein. In some embodiments, a weight is based on a comparison of the...
US-8,321,392 Pending state management for mobile business objects
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for invoking an operation to change a current data row of a table in a local database. As a result,...
US-8,321,327 Mapping an over the counter trade into a clearing house
A method and system converts OTC positions into contracts clearable at a futures clearing house. Each OTC position has a maturity date. The method comprises: a)...
US-8,321,321 Online marketplace system and method
A computerized online marketplace that facilitates the acquisition of funding and services for the development and operation of an online business. It provides...
US-8,321,306 Architectural design for selling project-based services application software
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for implementing a software architecture design for a software application implementing...
US-8,321,297 Community management for electronic peer to peer business to business transactions
Systems, methods, and devices for the automated, community-based exchange of procurement documents. In some embodiments, there may be different sets of rules...
US-8,321,271 System, method and computer program product for cross-selling in network environment
Embodiments of the invention provide a robust rebate cross-sell network in which business entities, including financial institutions, can make targeted offers,...
US-8,321,256 Systems and methods relating to an opportunity distribution engine and distribution simulation
Opportunity distribution systems and methods distribute business opportunities received from lead sources for routing to one or more destination businesses that...
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