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US-8,214,535 Changing Ethernet MTU size on demand with no data loss
A method and system for substantially avoiding loss of data and enabling continuing connection to the application during an MTU size changing operation in an...
US-8,214,433 System and method to provide context for an automated agent to service multiple avatars within a virtual universe
A system and method to interact with business systems through the use of automated agents and provide context for an automated agent to service multiple avatars...
US-8,214,364 Modeling user access to computer resources
Embodiments of the invention provide a method for detecting changes in behavior of authorized users of computer resources and reporting the detected changes to...
US-8,214,329 Remote data collection systems and methods
The present disclosure provides remote data collection systems and methods for retrieving data including financial, sales, marketing, operational and the like...
US-8,214,296 Disaggregated secure execution environment
An electronic device, such as, a computer, may be adapted for self-monitoring for compliance to an operating policy. The operating policy may specify a...
US-8,214,267 Product allocation interface
A computer-implemented framework and method for maintaining product allocation data objects comprising a plurality of product allocation data objects, a...
US-8,214,263 Community management for electronic 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-8,214,247 Methods 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-8,214,241 System and method for web-based customer check-in
A web-based system and method allows customers to remotely check-in to a wait list for a service from a business. A website is provided through which an address...
US-8,214,239 Concise communication of real-time business information in an enterprise network
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for concisely communicating real-time business information to end users in an...
US-8,214,069 Automated hierarchical configuration of custom products with complex geometries: method and apparatus
The present invention is a method and apparatus for automatically generating an optimal configuration of a product having a complex design, using logic...
US-8,209,672 Systems and methods for transforming modeled business processes into executable processes
Systems and methods are provided for transforming modeled business processes into executable processes. The modeled processes may comprise graphically modeled...
US-8,209,669 System and method for supporting software
This disclosure provides various embodiments of software for supporting a business application. In one aspect, the software receives error information and...
US-8,209,660 Model driven software
A system and method for model driven software is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method of handling changes to a software system in a business environment...
US-8,209,302 Systems and methods for processing data objects
A system and method for processing data objects is provided. The system and method may comprise: a data object database for storing data objects, a transaction...
US-8,209,216 Method and apparatus for configurable model-independent decomposition of a business metric
Methods and apparatuses for decomposing a business metric based on a plurality of activities and a response model are described. In one embodiment, the method...
US-8,208,907 Free busy calendar interface
A method and electronic device which provide a calendar having availability status options based on a type of remote server are described. In accordance with...
US-8,208,608 Method and system of providing personal and business information
A multi-modal system providing for a single point of contact that can allow users to manage their personal contact information and contact lists, and connect to...
US-8,208,410 Systems and methods for implementing call waiting in multimedia devices
A media portal is provided that is used to connect multimedia devices to other multimedia devices and content servers. When a call directed to a multimedia...
US-8,207,828 Method and system using RFID tags for system re-configuration
A system and related methods for dynamically re-configuring a radio frequency identification tag reader, engaging software business processes, or combinations...
US-8,205,866 Form having abutting interconnected substrates and method of making same
A business form product (10) broadly including a printable sheet (12), a magnetic sheet (14) aligned edge-to-edge with the printable sheet (12) to define a seam...
US-8,205,216 Data sharing between applications where only one application knows the business purpose of the data
A method and system for sharing data between a calling application and a callee application. A callee application receives a request for processing data owned...
US-8,204,993 Computer system and information processing method
A computer system of this invention includes: plural servers; a L7 switch that assigns a processing request from a client terminal to one of the servers; and a...
US-8,204,803 Multi-company business accounting system and method for same including financial reporting
In at least one embodiment of the present invention, a computer implemented method of financial reporting using a multi-company accounting system is provided....
US-8,204,797 Customizable electronic commerce comparison system and method
In a consumer information system, a method of comparing products and services including providing product specific information, providing merchant specific...
US-8,204,788 Online car buying
Systems and methods are disclosed for purchasing an item that typically requires financing, such as an automobile, online. The methods and systems integrate...
US-8,204,765 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-8,204,609 Industrial operator interfaces interacting with higher-level business workflow
Systems and methods are provided that enable high-level and abstract business engines to affect and influence plant-floor or industrial operations via dynamic...
US-8,204,186 Selectable audio and mixed background sound for voice messaging system
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by selectably mixing one or more sound files with a telephone caller's voice message,...
US-8,203,967 Methods, systems, and computer program products for implementing a standardized interpretive engine
A method, system, and computer program product for implementing a standardized interpretive engine is provided. The method includes externalizing at least one...
US-8,203,435 Triggering document generation using RFID tags
A system and related methods for dynamically re-configuring a radio frequency identification tag reader, engaging software business processes, or combinations...
US-8,201,738 Electronic voting system
Disclosed herein is an electronic voting system and methods, which, among other things, provides increased transparency to the public and verification for the...
US-8,201,078 Business process enablement of electronic documents
Business process enablement of electronic documents is provided. A method includes populating an electronic document supporting structured and unstructured...
US-8,200,709 Data model and applications
Systems and methods relating to a data model are described. The data model includes aspects of both static and dynamic data structures. In a typical...
US-8,200,624 Membership tracking and data eviction in mobile middleware scenarios
Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for ensuring coherency between user data in a client and their corresponding state in enterprise...
US-8,200,604 Multi-platform business calculation rule language and execution environment
Computer-readable storage media, computer-implemented methods, and systems are disclosed for a multi-platform calculation rule language and its environment. A...
US-8,200,551 Method and system for providing retail-item-purchasing data in a computer network environment
A method and system for communicating retail-item-purchasing data in a computer network environment is provided. Commute information is leveraged to provide...
US-8,200,190 Call security system
A method and apparatus for reducing the vulnerability of the telecommunications system to unauthorized use that is easy to implement and that can reduce the...
US-8,200,188 System and method for adaptive fair usage controls in wireless networks
A system and method to determine excessive usage across a base station coverage region for the purpose of ensuring fair usage for all wireless data subscribers....
US-8,196,145 Determining real time stateful business application processing in an otherwise stateless service-oriented...
Methods, apparatus, and products for deterministic real time stateful business application processing in an otherwise stateless service-oriented architecture...
US-8,196,126 Methods and systems for dynamically generating and optimizing code for business rules
Systems and methods are provided for generating high-level program code of a rule-based application for interpreting and executing business rules. In one...
US-8,196,108 Breakpoint management and reconciliation for embedded scripts in a business integration language specified...
A method, system and apparatus for breakpoint management and reconciliation for business integration language specified programs. The system includes a business...
US-8,195,698 Hierarchy manager for master data management
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture is configured to define a structured view of data in a computer system. A relational database management system...
US-8,195,609 Process control segmentation of master data
A method of controlling transactions includes segmenting master data into separate process control data for a particular business process of a business...
US-8,195,525 Method and apparatus upgrade assistance using critical historical product information
Embodiments of the present invention provide an integrated methodology that simplifies upgrade choices for complex computer products through the use of...
US-8,195,504 Linking service level expectations to performing entities
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for linking service level expectations to performing entities. Embodiments of...
US-8,195,493 Concise communication of real-time business information in an enterprise network
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods for concisely communicating real-time business information to end users in an...
US-8,195,492 Systems engineering process
A method for implementing a project for a customer. Business requirements are developed for the project and are reviewed for acceptability in accordance with...
US-8,195,475 Method for optimally determining appropriate ergonomics for occupants of a workspace
A business method for optimally determining appropriate ergonomics of occupants of a workspace including a metric determined from personal-, environmental- and...
US-8,195,133 Mobile dynamic advertisement creation and placement
In embodiments, the present invention provides a method and system for receiving a navigation request from a mobile communication facility, receiving an...
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