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US-7,961,867 Peer to peer application processor
A method and apparatus are provided for processing information within a computing system. The method includes the steps of detecting a contact with a client of...
US-7,961,858 Systems and methods for account establishment and transaction management
Disclosed are systems and methods which provide techniques providing account setup, management and transaction authorization determinations in real-time using...
US-7,961,344 Delivery expert system and method
An automated rule-based system for facilitating delivery of a fax document from a source to a destination over a network where an initial delivery attempt has...
US-7,958,659 Method and device of identifying, holding, and securing buttons in a correct location on a garment to be repaired
The invention includes a bag or receptacle for securely containing stray buttons and for attaching to a garment at a location of repair to identify where a...
US-7,958,546 Identity access management system
Disclosed are a method and system for managing access to and verifying personal identity. A person is provided with a private key that uniquely identifies that...
US-7,958,362 User authentication based on asymmetric cryptography utilizing RSA with personalized secret
A method for authenticating a user to a computer system is disclosed, comprising using a first input and a second input in producing a digital signature in...
US-7,958,256 System and method for providing application categorization and quality of service in a network with multiple users
Internet protocol (IP) data service providers may provide several services over a single communications channel and/or circuit. For example, the provider may...
US-7,958,219 System and method for the process management of a data center
An architecture for a data center is disclosed that manages the computational, power, and cooling elements of the data center according to a feedback process...
US-7,958,202 System and method for processing transaction data
Computer system provided with a software architecture for processing transaction data which comprises a platform (5) with at least one logical processing unit...
US-7,958,185 Spatial data enabled engineering, construction, and operations computer-aided design (CAD) project system,...
A system and method of geo-spatially viewing project oriented data relating to engineering, construction, and operations (ECO) computer-aided design (CAD)...
US-7,958,161 Methods and apparatuses for providing hosted tailored vertical applications
Embodiments of the invention provide methods and apparatuses for providing hosted highly tailored vertical applications. In accordance with one embodiment, a...
US-7,958,083 Interacting methods of data summarization
Summarization methods can interact on a common data source using identifiers that correspond to events or other actions. These identifiers can be updated,...
US-7,958,060 Business method for giving and tracking gifts
A business method for distributing gifts. The method employs a gift wrap which is marked with a specific code number. The wrap is sold by an originator to a...
US-7,958,049 System and method for obtaining customer bill information and facilitating bill payment at biller websites
An integrated electronic bill presentment and payment (EBPP) system is disclosed which obtains bills for customers (which include individuals, businesses, and...
US-7,958,031 Apparatus, system, and method for automated identity relationship maintenance
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for automatically maintaining identity relationships among disparate enterprise information systems. The...
US-7,958,026 Hierarchical transaction filtering
Systems and methods of allocating transactions among business objects are described. Allocation is accomplished using generated allocation rules that are...
US-7,958,013 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-7,958,002 Economic model for measuring the cost and value of a particular health insurance plan
The present invention provides a system and method for measuring the relative economic benefits from services offered by health care plans. The present...
US-7,957,999 Electronic acquisition system and method
A system and method providing a centralized acquisition utility for facilitating event requests for multiple client products and/or services, where a dispatcher...
US-7,957,994 Defining service funding for a service oriented architecture
Methods and systems for defining service funding for a Service Oriented Architecture (`SOA`) are described that include, in response to an event requiring a...
US-7,957,992 Modification of a diagram for business process optimization
System and method for displaying information regarding a business process. A diagram of the business process may be displayed on a display. The diagram may...
US-7,957,900 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-7,957,718 Method and apparatus for telecommunication expense management
The user of a handheld wireless communicator, for example a cell phone or so-called smartphone completes a call or email or other communication event. The event...
US-7,957,296 Apparatus for and method of detecting loss of signal in a radio frequency cable
A novel apparatus and method of detecting loss of signal events in RF cable. The loss of signal may be caused malicious cable cuts, inadvertent disconnects,...
US-7,954,111 Data structures for context information related to business events
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, related to data structures for context information related to business events. Data characterizing...
US-7,954,091 Method and apparatus for testing of business processes for web services
A method for unit testing of business processes for Web services, including steps of mapping the Web service description language (WSDL) elements of a process...
US-7,953,800 Integrating a web-based business application with existing client-side electronic mail systems
A method, system, computer program product, and related business methods are described in the context of a web-based business information system having an...
US-7,953,729 Resource optimizations in computing utilities
Techniques are provided for use in accordance with relates to computing utilities. For example, in one aspect of the invention, a method for use in a computing...
US-7,953,722 Query response service for business objects
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for a query response service for business objects. In general, data characterizing a request to...
US-7,953,695 System and method for integrated data mart defining start schema model processing business contact data from...
Disclosed is a data collection and analysis system that is capable of extracting data from various disparate sources, i.e., contact channels, storing the data...
US-7,953,691 Performance evaluating apparatus, performance evaluating method, and program
A performance evaluating apparatus for a rule is provided, which is capable of evaluating a business value of a rule applied to the operation and management of...
US-7,953,651 Validating updated business rules
A computer-implemented method for validating updated business rules. A first set of documents utilized to validate a first set of business rules is provided. A...
US-7,953,627 Identifying industry segments with highest potential for new customers or new spending for current customers
A method and system are used to identify industry segments with highest potential for new customers or new spending for current customers. This includes...
US-7,953,626 Systems and methods for assessing and tracking operational and functional performance
Methods and systems for assessing and tracking operational and functional performance can include compiling performance data for an entity (e.g., an entire...
US-7,953,624 Systems and methods for facilitating delivery of consulting services
A method for providing consulting services includes assembling a plurality of solutions or recommendations designed to promote cost savings and improved...
US-7,953,619 Business process diagram visualization using timeline-based heat maps
System and method for displaying information regarding a business process. A diagram of the business process may be displayed on a display. The diagram may...
US-7,953,455 Wireless telecommunication device
A wireless telecommunication device including a foreground unit, and a background unit that is physically separated from the foreground unit and in local...
US-7,949,992 Development of information technology system
A method performed in an Information Technology (IT) development environment and an associated computer system. Business requirements are translated into...
US-7,949,871 Method for creating virtual service connections to provide a secure network
A Secure Service Network (SSN) in which at least two participants having a relationship are connected to a physical network by way of Secure Service Gateways...
US-7,949,764 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-7,949,749 Method and system for controlling and auditing content/service systems
An improved interactive network system is provided that allows the Network Operator to control the transfer of information to and from the network end users,...
US-7,949,688 Method of recording and backtracking business information model changes
A method, system and computer-usable medium are disclosed for managing the evolution of a data model through the application of change statements. Each change...
US-7,949,686 Method and apparatus for scalable transport processing fulfillment system
A scalable fulfillment system is presented that supports business processes, manages the transport and processing of business-related messages or documents...
US-7,949,628 Information technology configuration management
The described embodiments contemplate a system, method and computer-readable medium with computer-executable instructions for managing an information technology...
US-7,949,619 Business process analyzer that serializes obtained business process data and identifies patterns in serialized...
A system and method for analyzing enterprise applications driven by business processes is provided. The method for analyzing business processes comprises the...
US-7,949,577 Commission management system
A computer system and method for managing commissions, including: a storage device containing a database having commission data and a periodic extract of sales...
US-7,949,553 Method and system for a selection optimization process
Systems and methods are described which optimize a business process through adaptive learning. Incoming customers are profiled and based on the customer's...
US-7,945,752 Method and apparatus for achieving consistent read latency from an array of solid-state storage devices
A technique for achieving consistent read latency from an array of non-volatile solid-state memories involves an external entity determining the "busy" or "not...
US-7,945,673 Reduced wireless internet connect time
A method for reducing the connect time for server access by wireless devices connecting to the server via a gateway is described. A connection from the wireless...
US-7,945,659 Technology administrative portal
A system and method for determining and displaying return-on-investment (ROI) of components on a network is described. The system includes one or more processes...
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