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US-5,983,213 Database processing method and apparatus using handle
A request accepting server accepts a processing request of data of a predetermined type, analyzes the request, and allocates a process corresponding to the...
US-5,982,856 Network-based multimedia communications and directory system and method of operation
A communications system (10) is provided which comprises a plurality of network hubs (12), (14), and (16). Network hubs (12), (14), and (16) are interconnected...
US-5,978,796 Accessing multi-dimensional data by mapping dense data blocks to rows in a relational database
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using a relational database management system to support on-line analytical processing (OLAP) systems. A...
US-5,978,792 Method and apparatus for generating dynamic and hybrid sparse indices for workfiles used in SQL queries
A method and apparatus for generating static, dynamic and hybrid sparse indices for use with workfiles used by SQL queries in a relational database management...
US-5,978,778 Automated strategies for investment management
The invention is in the field of using a computer to select corporate stocks for investment. Fifty stocks are selected from a database on the basis of certain...
US-5,978,717 Computer system for railway maintenance
Track maintenance management is defined by the present invention as the integration of all the maintenance engineering tasks which ensure that optimum levels of...
US-5,978,577 Method and apparatus for transaction processing in a distributed database system
A subscriber management system includes at least one Data Directory Server (DDS) located between one or more transaction generators and one or more data servers....
US-5,974,443 Combined internet and data access system
The inventive system and method distributes information between databases and web servers, via a plurality of interconnected platforms or nodes. The invention...
US-5,974,431 Document composition system and method for composing a document by using vector data
A document composition system comprises a first database 4 for use in managing vector graphic data, a second database 5 for use in managing image graphic data, a...
US-5,974,412 Intelligent query system for automatically indexing information in a database and automatically categorizing users
An Intelligent Query Engine (IQE) system automatically develops multiple information spaces in which different types of real-world objects (e.g., documents,...
US-5,974,407 Method and apparatus for implementing a hierarchical database management system (HDBMS) using a relational...
The invention is directed to a computer implemented system and apparatus for construction of a Hierarchical Database Management System (HDBMS) using a...
US-5,974,389 Medical record management system and process with improved workflow features
A patient medical record system includes a number of caregiver computers, and a patient record database with patient data coupled to the caregiver computers...
US-5,974,135 Teleservices computer system, method, and manager application for integrated presentation of concurrent...
A teleservices system, workstation configuration, and teleservices manager application provide for integrated concurrent interactions with various host computer...
US-5,974,119 Credit status checking system for transaction processing system and checking method therefor
A credit status checking system for examining credit status of a customer immediately and easily, by utilizing a stored customer telephone number through a...
US-5,973,731 Secure identification system
Methods and apparatus are described which provide secure interactive communication of the text and image information between a central server computer and one or...
US-5,973,466 Operating information setting and management method and apparatus of numerical control apparatus
A database, in which information an NC apparatus needs in machining products is accumulated for each product, is set in a hard disk connected to the NC...
US-5,970,437 Computerized management of plant maintenance and program therefor
A general purpose computer is programmed to provide graphic representations of the mechanical and electrical systems of an operating plant where all of the...
US-5,970,065 Uniform control of mixed platforms in telephony
A system for routing Internet Protocol Network Telephony (IPNT) calls has a default router connected to a wide area network (WAN) for receiving and routing the...
US-5,968,138 Method and apparatus for peripheral system management, using multiple object interfaces
The method of the invention enables an application program to recover feature information regarding a managed entity without having any predefined knowledge...
US-5,966,717 Methods for importing data between database management programs
A computer-implemented method in a computer for importing data from an import database to a target database. The method includes displaying a plurality of import...
US-5,966,715 Application and database security and integrity system and method
A system and method for ensuring the security and integrity of applications and databases. The present invention provides a user management system which allows...
US-5,966,706 Local logging in a distributed database management computer system
A distributed database management computer system includes a plurality of nodes and a plurality of database pages. When a first node in the computer system...
US-5,966,700 Management system for risk sharing of mortgage pools
The present invention relates to a computer system for managing the allocation of mortgage pool risk between a mortgage originator and a funding institution. The...
US-5,964,886 Highly available cluster virtual disk system
A cluster implements a virtual disk system that provides each node of the cluster access to each storage device of the cluster. The virtual disk system provides...
US-5,964,700 Medical network management article of manufacture
In a medical network management system (NMS) (20), health plan beneficiaries access a team of health care professionals over the telephone to help them assess...
US-5,963,967 Drug document production system
A document production system is provided for preparing documents and managing a database of information pertaining to investigational studies of medical...
US-5,963,961 Database reconstruction using embedded database backup codes
Files are stored along with embedded codes containing information useful in reconstructing a failed database that normally contains information about the files....
US-5,963,943 System and method for storing and retrieving performance and topology information
A system and method for storing and retrieving performance and topology information of a telecommunications network. A network performance data parser receives...
US-5,963,936 Query processing system that computes GROUPING SETS, ROLLUP, and CUBE with a reduced number of GROUP BYs in a...
Method and apparatus for detecting and stacking grouping sets to support GROUP BY operations with GROUPING SETS, ROLLUP and CUBE extensions in relational...
US-5,962,834 Inventory tracking and management apparatus with multi-function encoding unit
An inventory tracking and management apparatus especially for drycleaning inventory control includes a flexible substrate such as a packet or sheet which houses...
US-5,960,440 Kitchen information and database management method and apparatus
A device that manages kitchen information, including an information storage device that stores a plurality of recipes, a display device that displays at least...
US-5,960,439 Defining a schema for a database representing a model of a computer network
A computer-implemented method of managing a computer network including a plurality of devices is provided, wherein a plurality of network management tasks are...
US-5,960,437 System and method for storing and managing information
This invention is an information storage system which provides a self-contained environment for database management. Data are stored in the system not as...
US-5,960,424 Method and system for managing computer database connections
The invention comprises a method and system for managing computer database connections. In accordance with the method of the invention, a database operation...
US-5,960,420 Systems, methods and computer program products for implementing a workflow engine in database management system
Workflow management systems (WFMS) execute a multitude of process models including a network of potentially distributed activities. WFMS store WFMS state...
US-5,960,412 Method and apparatus for communicating with a card distribution center for management, selection, and delivery...
A system for communicating with a card distribution center for selecting, ordering, and sending social expression cards using a personal computer. The user can...
US-5,960,410 Device and method for object-based development of business applications software
A device and method for developing software for managing a business process. The steps of the method include (a) providing a plurality of business server objects...
US-5,960,214 Integrated communication network for use in a field device management system
A field device management system includes an interface which provides communication between a software application implemented on the system and a set of smart...
US-5,958,010 Systems and methods for monitoring distributed applications including an interface running in an operating...
Systems and methods for automated monitoring and management of distributed applications, client/server databases, networks and systems across heterogeneous...
US-5,957,837 Method and apparatus for wound management
A wound management system including a coordinate measuring machine and a computer database system for collecting, managing and displaying wound data. The...
US-5,956,728 Object graph editing context and methods of use
The present invention comprises a novel system for managing changes to a graph of data bearing objects In one embodiment, an object graph manager object referred...
US-5,956,727 Heterogeneous database system with data source extensibility and alteration of database functions
A heterogeneous database system is described which includes plural database systems, one of the database systems acting as an interface (i.e., system manager)....
US-5,956,719 Synchronization method applied to databases in network management system
A method of synchronization applied to databases of a network management system which establishes synchronization between a database of a managing system and a...
US-5,956,710 Apparatus for and method of providing user exits on an operating system platform
An apparatus for and method of providing user exits, including dynamic installation of associated software, within the kernel portion of an operating system. An...
US-5,956,707 Database system with query relaxation using type abstraction hierarchy (TAH) as query condition relaxation...
A system for obtaining target data from a conventional computer database in response to an input query which has at least one attribute includes a Type...
US-5,956,706 Method and system for limiting the cardinality of an SQL query result
A STOP AFTER clause for a relational database management system (RDBMS) structured query language (SQL) causes the RDBMS, in response to a query, to return a...
US-5,956,637 Subscriber database management in a mobile telecommunications system
A method and apparatus for dynamically maintaining a subscriber database of a cellular telecommunications system. The method and apparatus allows creation of a...
US-5,956,039 System and method for increasing performance by efficient use of limited resources via incremental fetching,...
A system and method for increasing the performance associated with creating simulated 3D worlds from a network. The system and method provides a means for...
US-5,953,725 Networked multimedia information system
The invention concerns multimedia kiosk (newsstand) systems where single system units are interconnected via a telecommunication network. The objective is to...
US-5,953,719 Heterogeneous database system with dynamic commit procedure control
In a distributed database system, at least one of the databases operates as a transaction manager and provides transparent commit coordination between an...
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