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US-8,190,525 System and method for payment for business reply mail
A business reply mail payment system and method is provided. A business reply mail payment system establishes a master account with the postal system for the...
US-8,190,467 Methods of identifying environmentally friendly businesses or individuals
This disclosure relates to techniques for a computer-implemented method which receives user input that specifies values for predetermined questions provided in...
US-8,190,461 Logically centralized scrap management using planning operations
The present disclosure relates to methods, systems, and software for processing or otherwise managing scrap information in a business application. For example,...
US-8,190,458 Method of performing integrated oilfield operations
A method of performing oilfield operations for an oilfield having a subterranean formation with a reservoir therein is provided. The method involves generating...
US-8,189,750 System and method for tracking call activity to a set of advertised businesses
A system and method for tracking call activity of a plurality of businesses is disclosed. A global pool of phone numbers is allocated from which to draw...
US-8,185,940 System and method for providing discriminated content to network users
The present invention provides methods and systems for providing discriminated partner system resources to the user of a host system. A host entity has a...
US-8,185,916 System and method for integrating a business process management system with an enterprise service bus
A system and method are described for integrating a business process management (BPM) system with an enterprise service bus. The BPM system is used to model...
US-8,185,562 Business object browser for business query language
A method and graphical user interface, the graphical user interface includes a search tool to search for and retrieve specific business object (BO) data located...
US-8,185,550 Systems and methods for event-based provisioning of elevated system privileges
Methods and systems for providing elevated system access to users based on an alert from a monitoring tool or a request for change (RFC). Using the alert or RFC...
US-8,185,473 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce, electronic...
An integrated, modular array of administrative and support services are provided for electronic commerce and electronic rights and transaction management. These...
US-8,185,457 Transaction risk analyzer
Methods and systems are disclosed for automatically identifying and managing potentially fraudulent transactions without adversely impacting legitimate...
US-8,185,453 Contextual access to workflow functionality
Systems and methods provide access to features of a business management application at a contextually relevant locations within a global workflow. The system...
US-8,185,442 Extensible attributes model for business applications
In a method for extension of an item attribute in a business application data model, a selection is received of an item of the business application data model...
US-8,185,439 Patronage incentive saving system and method for retail businesses
A method of doing business in a retail environment employs a patronage incentive system incorporating a rounding up saving software program which provides a...
US-8,185,435 Methods, systems, and computer program products for facilitating content-based selection of long-tail business...
Methods, systems and computer program products for delivering content to customers of a service provider are provided. Upon receiving a request for content from...
US-8,185,433 Peer-to-peer affinity-group commerce method and system
A P2P (peer-to-peer) business and commerce-enhancing method including the steps of (a) identifying an active P2P network which is characterized with peers...
US-8,185,430 Supplier stratification
Provided is a method and system of assigning a level of risk presented to an enterprise by a supplier of goods or services. In at least some embodiments, a tier...
US-8,185,157 Method of dealing with business conflict of dual-card-dual-standby mobile phone
A method of dealing with business conflict of a dual-card-dual-standby mobile phone includes the steps as follows. Calculate the period of the periodic location...
US-8,184,654 Method for ending a call session in a communication system
A repeater receives an indication that a subscriber unit is initiating a call session on a channel, and indicates that the channel is busy. The repeater repeats...
US-8,184,313 Apparatus, system and method for performing attended or unattended printing
In order to allow effective utilization of a printing device when operators are absent, such as nighttime and further effective utilization of the printing...
US-8,181,786 Dental care kit and promotional method thereof
A dental care promotional kit includes a housing, a dental care set, and a promotion tool. The housing has a receiving cavity, a reflective windows formed on...
US-8,181,206 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-8,180,903 Method, system, and storage medium for validating users of communications services and messages transmitted
Exemplary embodiments of the invention relate to a method, system, and storage medium for validating users of communications services. The method includes...
US-8,180,796 Supplier integration with services business language
The present invention describes a method comprising of a services business language (SBL) providing a common interface for communication with one or more...
US-8,180,779 System and method for using external references to validate a data object's classification / consolidation
A computer system and method for validating data object classification and consolidation using external references. The external references may be web pages,...
US-8,180,710 System, method and computer program product for an interactive business services price determination and/or...
A system, method, and computer program product are disclosed for determining a standard market pricing index for pricing user-defined business services and for...
US-8,180,663 Facilitating automated meeting scheduling
A computer-implemented method for assisting in the scheduling of a meeting. A user who desires to schedule a meeting simply inputs the relevant meeting...
US-8,179,732 Flash memory devices including ready/busy control circuits and methods of testing the same
A flash memory device includes a chip disable fuse circuit that has a fuse and that outputs a chip disable signal when the fuse is cut out, and a ready/busy...
US-8,177,121 Automated aggregation and comparison of business spending relative to similar businesses
A system and method compares aggregated spending transactions of a target entity with those of a collection of entities. The system and method aggregates...
US-8,176,520 Communication system and method for a mobile platform
A communication system is provided for use with a mobile platform. The communication system can be configured to store video data on-board to allow pseudo-live...
US-8,176,472 System and method for developing software based on business operating system
A software development system according to the present invention comprises a business component storage layer for storing at least one business standard...
US-8,176,171 Information processing device and information processing method
An information processing device and an information processing method are provided which can provide services to all clients (users) at a certain service level...
US-8,176,145 System and method for providing insurance data processing services via a user interface
A system architecture for providing remote access to insurance applications from a remote location is provided, including: a presentation layer located at the...
US-8,176,003 Automatic designation of XBRL taxonomy tags
The embodiments described herein generally relate to new and alternate systems and methods to associate XBRL tags with financial data. A business user creates a...
US-8,175,991 Business optimization engine that extracts process life cycle information in real time by inserting stubs into...
A system and method for optimizing enterprise applications driven by business processes is provided. The system includes a data repository, an extractor to...
US-8,175,970 Cash to card recycling
An end-to-end currency handling and management system and method include a recycler system configured to receive currency, deposit the currency into a desired...
US-8,175,969 Architecture and method for bill presentment using a web-based tool
An architecture and method for bill presentment using a web-based tool is disclosed. A common architecture collects billing data from multiple business...
US-8,175,911 System and method for inferring and visualizing correlations of different business aspects for business...
A system and method for inferring and visualizing correlations of different business aspects for business transformation are provided. Business models, for...
US-8,175,908 Systems and methods for constructing and utilizing a merchant database derived from customer purchase...
The invention relates to a method and system, including a computer system for storing and manipulating transaction data including transaction purchase...
US-8,175,514 Method and apparatus for providing preauthorization for a mobile receiving device to access wireless networks
A mobile wireless system (10) includes a transmitter such as a satellite (18) that broadcasts wireless signals such as boundaries for wireless networks to a...
US-8,171,538 Authentication and authorization of extranet clients to a secure intranet business application in a perimeter...
Methods and systems authenticate and authorize an extranet client to a secure intranet business application with a perimeter network topology, where connections...
US-8,171,492 Systems and/or methods for end-to-end business process management, business event management, and/or business...
The example embodiments disclosed herein relate to application integration techniques built around the publish-and-subscribe model (or one of its variants). In...
US-8,171,397 Data-type definition driven dynamic business component instantiation and execution framework and system and...
In a complex workflow environment, a data-type-definition (DTD) schema drives a dynamic business component instantiation and execution framework that integrates...
US-8,171,017 Book of business mechanism
A "Book of Business" (or Book) is a set of business domain data of one or more book types. This set of data is identified by a "driving condition" or quality. A...
US-8,170,998 Methods, systems, and computer program products for estimating accuracy of linking of customer relationships
The disclosed methods, systems, and computer-program products allow a business to estimate linking errors in customer relationships in a database and to...
US-8,170,958 Internet reputation manager
A method and apparatus for providing an on-line reputation manager whereby review and/or ratings data associated with a given business and/or product is...
US-8,170,948 Client account and information management system and method
An information repository and management system for data regarding a client base which integrates a plurality of information types including database records,...
US-8,170,933 Method and system for providing a customized start-up budget for a new business
A method and system for providing a customized start-up budget for a new business leverages actual business start-up data associated with one or more actual...
US-8,170,903 System and method for weighting configuration item relationships supporting business critical impact analysis
A system and method for generating a business critical impact analysis report includes steps of: inserting a rank value field in each configuration item...
US-8,170,896 System and method for electronic business transaction reliability
A system and method for performing a business transaction including delivering a business message, comprising providing in a first transaction the business...
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