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US-8,458,126 Methods and systems for updating web pages via a web data instant update utility
A method for updating web pages on a web server without republishing the web pages involves providing a live version on a production database and a quality...
US-8,458,125 Dynamic creation of replicas of streaming data from a storage device without added load
A method, and corresponding system, is provided for generating replicas or copies of data objects that are used to serve data streams. The method includes...
US-8,458,103 System and method for concurrently conducting cause-and-effect experiments on content effectiveness and...
The present invention is directed to systems, articles, and computer-implemented methods for assessing effectiveness of communication content and optimizing...
US-8,458,091 System and method for prioritizing processing of payment instructions
A prioritizing system and method are disclosed for prioritizing processing of payment instructions through a payment instruction processing system of a business...
US-8,458,069 Systems and methods for adaptive identification of sources of fraud
A fraud detection engine is provided that analyzes transactions for fraudulent transactions. The transactions may include credit card or debit card...
US-8,458,057 Meeting cost accounting and analysis system and method
An automated cost accounting reporting method for interdepartmental data tracking related to the cost of a business meeting, comprising the steps of:...
US-8,458,035 Systems and methods for advertising using pay-per-call
Methods and systems are disclosed for providing online advertisements to consumers. A method disclosed herein allows a consumer to provide contact information...
US-8,458,028 System and method for integrating business-related content into an electronic game
A method of integrating business-related content into the execution of a game application is disclosed. A player of the game application is exposed to the...
US-8,458,026 System and method for networked loyalty program
A system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level is disclosed. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to reward consumers...
US-8,457,998 Computer implemented method for analyzing service based systems using similarity estimates, inference and...
The invention provides a method, system and computer program product for analyzing a service based system. Business model data including one or more activities...
US-8,457,802 System and method for energy management
Embodiments of the present invention assist customers in managing the four types of energy assets, that is, generation, storage, usage, and controllable load...
US-8,457,292 Busy lamp field system for remote telephones and method for the same
A busy lamp field (BLF) system for remote telephones and a method for the same are disclosed. The busy lamp field system for remote telephones mainly has a...
US-8,457,082 System and method for providing integrated voice and data services utilizing wired cordless access with...
Methods and systems provide integrated voice and data services utilizing wired cordless access with unlicensed/unregulated connectivity sources. A digital...
US-8,454,088 Modular stackable furniture systems
Modular stackable furniture systems comprising chairs with modular removable seats, chair-leg covers, and/or chair-back covers. The chair frames are stackable...
US-8,453,127 Systems and methods providing a token synchronization gateway for a graph-based business process model
According to some embodiments, a token synchronization gateway may be recognized in a graph-based business process model, such as a business process modeling...
US-8,452,786 Systems and methods for business process logging
The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for assigning business process logging granularities. One process includes...
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
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