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US-7,890,370 Using alerts to bring attention to in-store information
A method is provided that uses alerts to bring in-store information that is of interest to the attention of team members working in a retail store. To send an...
US-7,890,360 System and method for automated analysis of sourcing agreements and performance
A system and method is provided for sourcing agreement and performance analysis comprising the steps of identifying scenarios for material requirements,...
US-7,890,326 Business listing search
A method of operating a voice-enabled business directory search system includes selecting a subset of speech recognition language models from a larger set of...
US-7,890,309 System and method for analyzing a business process integration and management (BPIM) solution
A system for analyzing a business process integration and management (BPIM) solution includes an assembler which assembles a plurality of solution artifacts to...
US-7,889,765 Apparatus and methods for utilizing variable rate program streams in a network
Apparatus and methods for transparently using otherwise wasted bandwidth associated with variable-rate program streams to deliver additional content. In one...
US-7,889,719 Method and apparatus for communication channel switch
A method and an apparatus for selecting a communication channel according to usage patterns maintained in a database for multiple communication channels...
US-7,889,649 Method and system for gateway communication
Embodiments of a method and system for gateway communication are disclosed. A rate evaluator may be configured to receive a call packet. A quality of service...
US-7,886,361 Storage-medium processing method, storage-medium processing device, and program
Rental business of content data is adequately performed while preventing a improper use of rights or the like by a user. Rental user key data Kuren1-3, and...
US-7,886,222 Converter-tool for a non-programmer user, to generate a web based application
A method of developing a software prototype for and by a non-programmer user enters user-inputs into a UI in natural language including documentation...
US-7,885,981 System and method for generating automatic user interface for arbitrarily complex or large databases
A software system automatically and dynamically generates a fully functional user interface (UI) based upon, and connected directly to, an underlying data model...
US-7,885,951 Method for embedding a media hotspot within a digital media file
A computer-related and/or business type method is presented for embedding one or more media hotspots within a digital media file and, in response to interaction...
US-7,885,918 Creating a taxonomy from business-oriented metadata content
A method and system is provided for managing business taxonomy. The system comprises an indexing engine for indexing content of source business oriented...
US-7,885,900 Grant management system and method
A web-based grant management application and method is described. Registration information pertaining to a grant requestor is received at a web-based portal. A...
US-7,885,857 Appearel production method and system
A computer-implemented system and method for coordinating apparel production. In preferred embodiments, the invention is a business model and system for the...
US-7,885,848 Resource optimization system, method and computer program for business transformation outsourcing with...
Disclosed are a method, a system and a computer program for managing services of human resources. The method comprises the steps of modeling human resources...
US-7,885,793 Method and system for developing a conceptual model to facilitate generating a business-aligned information...
A method and system for developing a conceptual model to facilitate generating a business-aligned information technology (IT) solution. Requirements of the IT...
US-7,885,213 System and method for asynchronous busy-tone multiple access with acknowledgment for ad hoc wireless networks
The present disclosure relates generally to a system and method for asynchronous busy-tone multiple access with acknowledgement for ad hoc wireless networks. In...
US-7,885,206 Method and system for topological navigation of hierarchical data groups
A system and method to visually navigate hierarchical data groups are provided. If a user wishes to graphically view network traffic data for a particular...
US-7,883,018 Method for making and a business form having printed bar codes on a coated substrate
A business form such as a wristband or label includes an imaging area of face stock overprinted with a fluorescent ink for receiving a printed bar code to...
US-7,882,178 Method and system for using business rules to control invitations to join instant message collaborations
A method and system for using business rules to control invitations to participate in instant message (IM) collaborations. A primary invitee is invited to...
US-7,882,058 Method and apparatus for business resource automation
A method and system of computer-assisted business resource automation that is applicable to a variety of business enterprise requirements including, but not...
US-7,881,997 System and method for quantitative peer travel and expense benchmarking analysis
A system, computer product and method are provided for providing business travel and expense benchmarking analysis. A first data storage receives and stores...
US-7,881,993 System, method and computer product for optimal pricing of a financial product
System, method and computer program product for optimal pricing of financial products. Data related to the financial product is extracted from at least one data...
US-7,881,978 Method, medium, and system for providing quotes
Methods, computer executable program instructions, and systems including program instructions are provided for use with quotes. A method embodiment includes...
US-7,881,961 Method and system of managing a business process
A method of managing capacity in a business process on demand for providing a service to a service requester. The method comprises the steps of providing a...
US-7,881,920 Systemic enterprise management method and apparatus
An automated system and method provides a diagnosis and remedy to a business information system. From an initial model of a proposed system architecture,...
US-7,881,190 Method and apparatus for differentiating service in a data network
A method and apparatus is disclosed for differentiating service in a data network which supports a plurality of service classes, by implementing a pricing...
US-7,880,749 Apparatus and method for data charting with an extensible visualization library
A computer readable storage medium includes executable instructions to define an abstraction layer disposed between a business intelligence application and a set...
US-7,880,405 System and method for providing adjustable ballast factor
The invention includes an electronic ballast that is operable to receive a ballast factor setting that enables the ballast to provide a desired ballast factor...
US-7,879,611 System for functional gene discovery in plants
The invention is directed to a method of multigenerational analysis of plants modified by insertional mutagenesis, and a method for associating plant mutant...
US-7,878,882 Advanced workpiece finishing
An apparatus for planarizing is disclosed. A methods of planarizing are disclosed. The methods and apparatus, can help improve yield and lower the cost of...
US-7,877,755 Dynamic application placement with allocation restrictions and even load distribution
A solution to a variant of a class constrained multiple knapsack problem. Previous solutions require that memory demand of every application be identical and do...
US-7,877,732 Efficient stress testing of a service oriented architecture based application
A method for efficiently stress testing a service oriented architecture based application. A business process flow is recorded between a client and a server....
US-7,877,417 Method and apparatus for exchanging data with a database
A data exchange system for communicating with a database having a plurality of data tables includes a plurality of internal classes adapted to represent data...
US-7,877,386 Business object search method process and presentation
A user uses a graphical user interface to configure a search process. One or more set up pages may be output to the user to allow the search process to be...
US-7,877,283 Multi-perspective business process configuration
A computer-implemented method for configuring a business process includes configuring a solution map and deriving a pre-configured set of collaborative business...
US-7,877,282 System and method for a planner
A planning system and method is disclosed. The planning system includes at least one business rule remote from at least one client, a meeting editor, and at...
US-7,877,266 System and method for using social networks to facilitate business processes
The present invention provides methods and systems for facilitating business processes in an enterprise application. The method according to one embodiment of...
US-7,877,197 Systems and methods for real-time conflict-checked, operationally preferred flight trajectory revision...
Systems and methods for actively seeking and generating real-time, conflict-checked, operationally preferred flight trajectory revision recommendations are...
US-7,877,163 Method for fast manufacturing and assembling of hot runner systems
The method and apparatus of the present invention includes a computer implemented injection molding configuring subsystem which enables a customer to...
US-7,873,977 Method for controlling a multi-tuner signal receiving apparatus
A multi-tuner signal receiving apparatus enables signal distribution in a household and/or business dwelling, and can be effectively controlled by users via one...
US-7,873,939 Processing logic modeling and execution
Provides processing logic modeling and executing methods, systems and apparatus. These facilitate collaboration between business analyst and IT staff for process...
US-7,873,908 Method and apparatus for generating consistent user interfaces
A method is disclosed for generating a consistent user interface for an HTML-based application program, without extensive coding of Java Server Pages and other...
US-7,873,767 Wireless IC memory, accessing apparatus for use of wireless IC memory, accessing control method for use of...
A wireless IC memory, for improving the security thereof, for achieving protection of business information and privacy, comprises an RFID tag 100, wherein it is...
US-7,873,670 Method and system for managing exemplar terms database for business-oriented metadata content
An example management system comprises an indexing engine, an index store and an example engine. The indexing engine indexes content of source business oriented...
US-7,873,667 System and method for electronic submission, procurement, and access to highly varied test data
A method and data repository for the delivery, storage, maintenance and controlled access to test data, stored in a centrally administered data repository. The...
US-7,873,591 User-interface architecture for manipulating business models
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products of user-interface architecture for manipulating business models. Embodiments of...
US-7,873,557 Information, document, and compliance management for financial professionals, clients, and supervisors
A method and system for integrating and managing information, documents, and compliance among financial professionals, financial professional clients, and...
US-7,873,529 System and method for analyzing and correcting retail data
A computer system and method is disclosed that analyzes and corrects retail data. The system and method includes several client workstations and one or more...
US-7,873,154 Apparatus, system, and method for remote management console for business integration scenarios
An apparatus and method for providing a remote management console for business integration scenarios. The apparatus may be implemented as a computer program...
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