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US-7,722,288 Method of installing a synthetic grass system
A drainage system for use with a synthetic grass surface, the system having a base having a center portion with a first depth and a perimeter channel with a...
US-7,720,967 Method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues during channel program execution
An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to a method, system, and storage medium for resolving contention issues by a channel in a fibre optic switch...
US-7,720,886 System for generating an information catalog
A computer system and computer program product for generating and displaying an information catalog relating to a business model. The method includes accessing...
US-7,720,879 Methods of using an integrated development environment to configure business applications
An interactive configuration environment consistent with the present invention integrates and displays a table-based business application using a single,...
US-7,720,863 Security view-based, external enforcement of business application security rules
A method, system and computer program are useful for enforcement of business application security rules in connection with applications external to the business...
US-7,720,795 Digital cockpit
A method for communicating information for pre-defined metrics management of business metrics uses a system including a server and at least one user accessible...
US-7,720,794 Identifying resource and data instances in management systems
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business whereby managed resources and/or data are identified using a model based on...
US-7,720,789 System and method of member unique names
A member unique name (MUN) structure and MUN translation system and method are provided. The MUN structure comprises a canonical business key for uniquely...
US-7,720,737 Anonymous respondent method for evaluating business performance
A system for providing accurate, quantifiable and reproducible assessments of an organization's performance based on predetermined criteria. The system includes...
US-7,720,715 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-7,720,668 System and method for scheduling token arrival in a business process simulation
A business process simulation system for scheduling token arrival in a business process simulation is provided. The system includes a frequency module for...
US-7,720,634 Apparatus and method for automatically improving a set of initial return on investment calculator templates
A method for updating the return on investment (ROI) templates used by business consultants. The present invention comprises a Template Evaluation Program (TEP)...
US-7,720,596 Electronic guide system, contents server for electronic guide system, portable electronic guide device, and...
Tour guide contents utilized by a user at a travel destination consist of guide information including POI information, map data and the like, and user...
US-7,720,551 Coordinating service performance and application placement management
Apparatus, systems and methods for service and/or business for coordinating tasks of performance management and application placement management in a dynamic...
US-7,720,102 Method of providing enterprise wireless communication method for intergrated residential and business services
The present invention sets forth a network-centric service distribution method that integrates a wireless access system/service in the residence, SOHO, business...
US-7,720,073 System and/or method for bidding
Disclosed are systems and/or apparatuses of transmitting digital objects to a destination. In particular, disclosed are systems and/or apparatuses of...
US-7,717,340 Enabling the use of machine-readable codes
Methods and apparatus, including computer systems and program products, for enabling the use of machine-readable codes. A computer program receives data...
US-7,716,343 System and method for operating a networked software application on a network with sporadic connectivity
A system and method for operating a networked software application on a network with sporadic connectivity is disclosed. A user may create in a client...
US-7,716,278 Context and action-based application design
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for context and action-based application design. A method for implementing a business application...
US-7,716,254 System for modeling architecture for business systems and methods thereof
A system and method for generating architecture for a business system is disclosed. The method comprises, in one embodiment, modeling a plurality of viewpoints...
US-7,716,141 Method for providing an industry report
A method for providing business information comprises receiving a request, a selected industry, and a selected region, then generating report data, and providing...
US-7,716,106 Common index securities
A common index fund system and method enables investment in entities that is indexed to a common index, rather than individual company performance. For small...
US-7,716,087 Methods and system of conducting business-to-business operations by registered sellers and buyers using an...
A method for using an internet accessible computer system to conduct business to business operations among a plurality of buyer companies and a plurality of...
US-7,715,857 Methods and systems for enhanced directory assistance using wireless messaging protocols
Directory assistance provides telephone number look up services to callers based on the business or caller name as listed in a telephone directory. In the prior...
US-7,712,054 Populating a table in a business application
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for populating a table in a business application. A computer-implemented method of displaying...
US-7,711,784 Autonomic e-mail processing system and method
Internally within an organization, e-mails are often sent to multiple recipients to request information or ask that a task be performed by one or more, but less...
US-7,711,738 Method, system and computer-readable medium for accessing and retrieving court records, items and documents
Systems, methods and computer-readable media using the Internet for submitting search requests for court case records and retrieving court items or documents...
US-7,711,704 System and method of providing date, arithmetic and other relational functions for OLAP sources
A tabular operation provider is provided for processing a data agnostic business intelligence query with relational operations, herein called a relational query...
US-7,711,697 System and method for producing electronic business information reports and related products
A communication system for producing electronic business information reports comprising: a communication network, a website module, a product fabrication module,...
US-7,711,676 Tracking usage of data elements in electronic business communications
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products for tracking usage of business data elements include receiving an electronic document that includes...
US-7,711,652 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
US-7,711,607 Method and system for deploying a business application
Methods and systems for deploying business applications are provided. A method for deploying a business application includes receiving inputted configuration...
US-7,711,606 Method and computer readable medium for assisting a customer in choosing among commodities
A system and method for assisting a customer in choosing among commodities based on a business profile of the customer that includes asking the customer for a...
US-7,711,596 Business method for integrating and aligning product development and brand strategy
A business method that improves brand identity by effectively allocating product development resources and prioritizing projects based on a systematic approach...
US-7,711,590 Methods and systems to effect comprehensive customer relationship management solutions
Embodiments of the invention provide methods for effecting a desired business solution. In accordance with one embodiment of the invention, a plurality of...
US-7,710,870 Method and apparatus for controlling congestion of nodes in ad-hoc network
Provided is a method and apparatus for controlling congestion of a node in an ad-hoc network comprising: classifying a channel state into a busy channel state...
US-7,708,360 Combination printer and its paper
A computer network system and method for printing purchase transaction receipts includes a novel printer physical structure, data structure, and control logic...
US-7,708,200 Fraud risk advisor
A fraudulent business transaction application (FBTA) is provided for monitoring application based fraud. When a consumer supplies account access information in...
US-7,708,196 Modular web-based ASP application for multiple products
A method of providing business information data to a user, including allowing the user unlimited access to interactive, customizable modular applications through...
US-RE41,297 Tone waveform generating method and apparatus based on software
A method of generating a tone waveform using a CPU is provided which prevents or minimizes operational delays of other software processing that is executed...
US-7,707,565 Method for consistent and efficient management of program configuration and customizing data
A computer system and computer program product executing a method for consistent and efficient management of program configuration and customizing data for a...
US-7,707,563 System and method for network-based computing
A network-based computing system that automates, simplifies, and optimizes the compilation, deployment, and execution of an application by any type of a client...
US-7,707,511 Interactive risk management system and method
An interactive risk management system and method for a business or other organization generates a graphic display to the user, through the browser, to display a...
US-7,707,487 Method and system for compliance forms and compliance forms user interface
A method and system for interactive and automated assistance with document (e.g., forms) completion for use in complying with requirements or otherwise...
US-7,707,187 Methods and systems for caching information model nodes
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide a cache manager that monitors access to an information model...
US-7,707,164 System and method for data cleansing
A business information service provides data cleansing to correct and update both domestic and global addresses. A combination of processes generate cleansed...
US-7,707,158 Method and computer program product for enabling dynamic and adaptive business processes through an ontological...
A method, computer program product, and a data processing system for selecting services of a business process for execution is provided. Ontological data is read...
US-7,707,156 Delegation object as a first-class business modeling object
Method and system for partitioning and delivery data using a delegation object is disclosed. The delegation object is a first-class object, and includes a master...
US-7,707,090 Method and system for selecting optimal commodities based upon business profile and preferences
A system and method for assisting a customer in choosing a combination of commodities based on preferences of the customer. A combination is a set of related...
US-7,707,088 Copyright detection and protection system and method
A method for detecting against unauthorized transmission of digital works comprises the steps of maintaining a registry of information permitting identification...
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