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US-7,739,158 Method and system for implementing multiple exchanges within a common instance
A multiple exchange instance for facilitating business to business e-commerce. The multiple exchange instance includes a plurality of exchanges. Each of the...
US-7,739,141 Consulting assessment environment
A method, apparatus, and computer program product for providing a consulting assessment environment. Consultants may use the environment to define templates that...
US-7,739,136 Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling business level service level agreements
Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling business level SLAs (Service level Agreements), and more particularly, systems and method for monitoring and...
US-7,739,121 Method and apparatus for providing intelligent and controlled access to supply chain information
A system and method for retaining and controlling supply chain information in the form of objects and associated metadata in a database to provide intelligent...
US-7,739,118 Information transmission system and information transmission method
In this information transmission system, a first user terminal gains access to a business server through a communication network, to transmit a body text of an...
US-7,738,994 Systems and methods for processing items in an item delivery system
Tracking an item through an item delivery system comprises reading a tracking indicia on the item, entering data from the tracking indicia into a management...
US-7,738,642 Reverse charging system, reverse-charging service control apparatus, call agent and reverse charging method
A call agent (CA) connects a IP telephone and a public switching telephone on the basis of a called-destination telephone number which corresponds to received...
US-7,738,497 System and method for dynamically modifying synchronized business information server interfaces
One or more embodiments of the invention enable data that is synchronized between businesses to be transferred to any desired data pool or data pool version in a...
US-7,737,857 Context-aware and real-time item tracking system architecture and scenarios
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for real-time and context-aware tracking of items. Tags bound to items are read and information read...
US-7,736,727 Electrically insulating film and method
A halogen-free electrically insulating film is prepared from a composition including particular amounts of a poly(arylene ether), a hydrogenated block copolymer...
US-7,735,325 Power generation methods and systems
A closed loop system for generating mechanical energy at high efficiencies from hydrogen, fossil fuels, bio-fuels, solar or other renewable and recoverable...
US-7,735,251 Card carrying business communication product and method of producing same
A card based business communication is produced in a unique manner in which a pigmented coating is applied over one face of the card substrate so as to change...
US-7,734,785 On demand message based financial network integration middleware
The present invention relates to distributed networking, and in particularly to a message-based networking environment. More particularly, it relates to business...
US-7,734,726 System and method for dynamically allocating processing on a network amongst multiple network servers
The present invention provides a method, apparatus, and computer implemented instructions for processing Web and other Internet or Intranet based services. The...
US-7,734,659 System and method for creating an object model
A method for creating a dynamic domain model of an object. The method includes storing and organizing temporal information about the object in a bitemporal...
US-7,734,628 Method and apparatus for displaying and interacting with hierarchical information and time varying rule priority
A graphical interaction and authoring system is provided that combines textual and graphical information to display hierarchical information via an interactive...
US-7,734,625 Method for performing expression-based validation
A method for performing expression-based validation with records in a computer system database, eliminating the need to write programs or scripts. A validation...
US-7,734,623 Semantics-based method and apparatus for document analysis
A system and method for producing semantically-rich representations of texts to amplify and sharpen the interpretations of texts. The method relies on the fact...
US-7,734,559 Rule processing method and apparatus providing exclude cover removal to simplify selection and/or conflict advice
An improvement in a computer-implemented rule processing method that provides conflict or selection advice to help guide a user achieve satisfiability of a...
US-7,734,552 Facilitating electronic exchange of proprietary information
A method and apparatus effectuates bilateral commerce in ideas. An originator and user-driven on-line commercial network system is designed to facilitate idea...
US-7,734,521 Networked method and system for creating and settling financial instruments
A financial instrument is provided that enables investors to invest in depositary receipts based on underlying non-domestic shares of a foreign business entity...
US-7,734,501 Method of selling commodities and sharing sales profits using internet
The present invention relates, in general, to a method of selling commodities and sharing sales profits using the Internet and, more particularly, to a method of...
US-7,733,884 Systems and methods for exposing functionality with strict access controls
A service provider system connects to systems associated with a group of business-partners. Each of the business-partners sells services, of an extensible set of...
US-7,733,703 Method for non-volatile memory with background data latch caching during read operations
Part of the latency from memory read or write operations is for data to be input to or output from the data latches of the memory via an I/O bus. Methods and...
US-7,730,528 Intelligent secure data manipulation apparatus and method
A data manipulation appliance can be installed or plugged into a computer network between business partners, and can perform many of the difficult and tedious...
US-7,730,412 System and method for model-based user interface using transformation nodes
Methods and systems to include transformation nodes in a business system are provided. A transformation node may provide controlled redundancy of data within the...
US-7,730,172 Method and apparatus for reactive and deliberative service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,730,169 Business method and system for serving third party software applications
A method and system for serving software applications to remote clients across the interne, for example, is disclosed that preferably utilizes standard, SMB...
US-7,730,120 Systems and methods for clickstream analysis to modify an off-line business process involvng cross promotion
Methods and systems are provided herein for the analysis of clickstream data of online users. The analysis methods and systems allow for the creation of new...
US-7,730,089 Method and system for providing remote access to the facilities of a server computer
A method and system for providing remote access to the facilities of a server computer are provided. A site integration application programming interface at a...
US-7,730,023 Apparatus and method for strategy map validation and visualization
A computer-readable medium to direct a computer to function in a specified manner includes executable instructions to construct a strategy map characterizing a...
US-7,729,980 Systems and associated methods for providing projected incentive based loans
An incentive based loan method and related system provides a loan to a purchaser in association with the purchase of goods or services. An amount of purchases to...
US-7,729,964 Methods and systems for anomaly detection in small datasets
A technique for detecting anomalous values in a small set of financial metrics makes use of context data that is determined based upon the characteristics of the...
US-7,729,922 Dynamic interface between BPSS conversation management and local business management
The present invention relates to devices and methods that coordinate an external conversation process between entities with an internal workflow of one of the...
US-7,729,850 System and method of providing real-time road construction information for vehicle trip planning
A business system that allows vehicle telematics and other trip planning systems to be updated with latest road construction information. This information can be...
US-7,729,709 Location dependent commercial messaging
A system and method is disclosed for promoting offered products and services to a plurality of mobile device users. The method generally comprises the steps of...
US-7,729,338 Telecommunications provider agent
The invention is a provider agent product and method that operates as a software interface between a telephony card and a session manager in an advanced...
US-7,727,087 Method for conducting business on the golf course incorporating the use of golf ball markers
A method of promoting business on a golf course using golf ball position markers including the steps of: providing replacement golf ball markers mountable on...
US-7,726,560 System and method for managing information of accounts
Information such as financial information related to one or more accounts of one or more business units is compiled. The compiled information is converted into a...
US-7,725,907 Default value initialization of business objects
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, provided default values for business objects. In one exemplary embodiment, there is provided a method...
US-7,725,606 Method and apparatus for two phase structured message to tagged message translation
An aspect of the present invention includes a method and device for translating a structured message into a context tagged, XML message. A two step translation...
US-7,725,571 Method and apparatus for service analysis in service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,725,570 Method and apparatus for component to service mapping in service level management (SLM)
Method and apparatus for service level management, wherein business processes are composed of services. A state of the service is defined by one or more service...
US-7,725,394 Method and system for conducting transactions with oligopolistic entities
A method for conducting a business transaction using a payment processing network is disclosed. The method includes sending an authorization request message...
US-7,725,368 Method of selling and activating consumer products and services
A business method for products and services. The business model provides for retail purchase of a product or service. The product or service is then transported...
US-7,725,343 Activity based cost modeling
A computer system, computer-readable medium and a method for performing activity based cost modeling. A cost object array has dimensions defined by weight arrays...
US-7,725,331 System and method for implementing a global master patient index
Separate computer systems may participate in a Health Data Network (HDN) such that the computer systems are linked so as to share various types of ...
US-7,725,325 System, computer program product and method of correlating safety solutions with business climate
A system, computer program product and method of correlating safety solutions implemented in a facility with the facility's business climate are provided. The...
US-7,724,890 Focused retrieval of selected data in a call center environment
A method, program product and system for retrieving customer data in a call center environment, includes completing a connection between a customer and a call...
US-7,724,884 Method and apparatus for notifying called and/or calling parties of a call placement
A method and apparatus for providing email notification for called and/or calling parties of a call placement are disclosed. The method enables a packet network...
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