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System and methods for creation and use of a mixed media environment
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system and associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes...
Method and system for presenting on-line "Yellow Pages", particularly in
association with location data
A method for doing business, wherein a web server maintains a commercial subscriber database including a plurality of records each containing data relating to...
System, method, software architecture, and business model for an
intelligent object based information...
In one aspect, the invention provides an architecture and query and processing methodology, advantageously implemented in software, for an information technology...
Systems and methods for off-line modeling a business application
Systems and methods consistent with the invention may analyze a business application's data, operations, and relationships and create a corresponding object...
Advanced techniques for SQL generation of performancepoint business rules
Computer-implemented methods and computer-readable storage media are disclosed to facilitate the application of business rules. A rule is received, the rule...
System and method for distributed querying and presentation of information
from heterogeneous data sources
A method, system, business method, and computer program product for retrieving and organizing networked data, wherein fetch rules and extraction rules enable a...
Apparatus and method for simulating an analytic value chain
A computer-implemented simulator models the entire analytic value chain so that data generation, model fitting and strategy optimization are an integral part of...
Independent research consensus earnings estimates and methods of
Apparatus and methods are described for correlating business relationships and issuing earnings estimates. According to the present invention, an earnings...
Automatic method for generating a mathematical program to identify an
optimal all-or-nothing bid set for...
A method is provided for identifying a cost-minimizing bid set in a reverse combinatorial auction subject to various business rules for all-or-nothing bundled...
Methods and systems for providing a consumer shopping experience whereby
the availability of services is indicated
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing a consumer shopping experience. The disclosed systems and methods include receiving a user input and providing,...
Method, system and storage medium for utilizing training roadmaps in a
Embodiments of the invention relate to a method, system, and storage medium for providing a disciplined approach to business management activities. The method...
Business driven learning solution particularly suitable for sales-oriented
Disclosed is a business driven learning solution and related methods for managing the learning and training needs of a sales-oriented organization in a manner...
System and method for scanning a business card from within a contacts
address book and directly inserting into...
A system and method for scanning a business card or a driver's license from within MS Outlook directly into the address book of MS Outlook. The system includes a...
System and method for concurrently utilizing multiple system identifiers
System and method for providing access to multiple wireless service providers (WSPs) on a shared network infrastructure. The system includes a plurality of...
Method for creating a single continuous web from which to fabricate
A method for producing a continuous web of printed material for use in creating mailpieces. The continuous web has a width and a length, the length comprised of...
Method of forming a printed business card
A card sheet including a top material having punched lines, the front side of the top material being printable. A carrier material of at least one polymer layer...
Method for providing secure access to information held in a shared
A method for providing secure access to information held in a shared repository, for example to electronic business cards stored on a server. A data owner...
System and method for composite business interactions in electronic
A method, system, computer program product, and data structure for processing requests for services in a networked data processing system is provided. In one...
Method and system for accessing and managing information
A method and system for finding, accessing, connecting, and sharing information in the context of business activities. Authorized users may search and view...
Database system management method, database system, database device, and
A method manages a database system that includes a first database device whose memory content in a storage area is changed based on a command designated through...
Information management system by means of portable appliances via wire or
wireless Internet and the method for...
The present invention is directed to an information management system. The information management system has a web server 110 and a database server 120. The...
Advanced fine-grained administration of recovering transactions
A method, system, and computer program product provides advanced and fine-grained transaction administration features, along with interoperability between...
System and methods for capturing structure of data models using entity
A system and method directed to capturing the structure of data models using entity patterns is provided wherein an entity pattern is an abstraction, for example...
Method and system for integrating user-defined objects into a business
A method and system for integrating user-defined objects into a business management application. A mode is selected with which to add a user-defined object in...
Method, apparatus, and system for remote client search indexing
In one embodiment, a method is provided in which search indices are configured on a server. The search indices are associated with corresponding business...
Methods, systems and agreements for increasing the likelihood of
repayments under a financing agreement for...
A business method is disclosed of increasing the probability of timely receiving payment for financing renewable energy consumer premises equipment (CPE) by a...
Masking private billing data by assigning other billing data to use in
commerce with businesses
A method and apparatus for shielding a user's private billing data, such as credit card information, or other billing arrangements, but distributing different...
Systems and methods for improving investing
Users of a simulator gain skills for investing using a simulator. The simulator simulates a business system that conducts a market transaction. The simulator...
Multi-level transaction flow monitoring
A computer-implemented method for monitoring transactions in a computer system includes monitoring events reported by components of the computer system...
Optimizing profitability in business transactions
A system and method for optimizing profitability is provided disclosing an intelligent customer scoring system (iCSS) for receiving a telephone number and...
Wiki biz web
Systems and methods for accessing multiple portals using a unique business language semantic are provided. Business information and services are provided to...
Multi-dimensional segmentation for use in a customer interaction
A system and method for segmenting customer data that represents a plurality of customers for use in a customer interaction. The segmentation process groups...
System and method for collecting and providing resource rate information
using resource profiling
A computer system and method is disclosed for collecting resource rate information associated with a plurality of resource profiles and providing resource rate...
Pre-caching mechanism for optimized business data retrieval for CTI
A method, system and computer-usable medium for optimizing retrieval of customer data needed to handle a call are presented. The method includes the steps of...
Shift control apparatus and method for automatic transmission of vehicle
When an n speed prohibition command is being output from the AI shift controlling component, the AI shift control is performed even in the S mode if the vehicle...
Grammar-based task analysis of web logs
A method of detecting tasks performed by users wherein a single task is a sequence of web URLs invocation. Task patterns are detected in web logs to identify...
Systems and methods for facilitating and managing business projects
Systems and methods for facilitating and managing a business project, include generating, on a computer, a plurality of primary fact sheets, each primary fact...
Arbitration apparatus for allocating computer resource and arbitration
In a business system which allocates a request for one business application to one or more of the computer resources executing such business application, the...
Method and system for remote accessing a virtual database system
A compiler, which makes a computer carry out a process for generating a program used for a remote access to a virtual database comprising a first computer 11...
Separation of employee data for different applications
The subject mater herein relates to human resources data processing and, more particularly, to separation of employee data for different applications, such as...
Administering workload groups
A method, system and computer program for mapping business concepts related to the processing of requests on a database system to database system feature...
Configuring processing relationships among entities of an organization
A system, method and carrier medium for configuring processing relationships among entities of a Financial Service Organization (FSO). The system, method and...
System and method for improving integrity of internet search
A system and method are provided to receive a search query from a user, typically via a web browser, the Internet, and a web server. A search engine obtains a...
Method and system for advanced scenario based alert generation and
A computer based method and system generates alerts based on the detection of an advanced scenario in a data set. The system and method may take data related to...
Method and system for forecasting commodity prices using capacity
The present invention includes a method and system for creating a price-forecasting tool for a commodity. The method and system comprise providing price data and...
Computer system and computer-implemented method for creating
Computer system and computer-implemented method for creating travel-expense statements. The computer system is based on electronic data processing means...
Method for generating predictive models for a business problem via
A method for solving a business problem includes pooling transaction data received from a plurality of subscribers over a network, the transaction data including...
Method and system for determining absorption costs for transfers between
inventory sites of a business operation
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a computer-implemented method for determining absorption costs for transfers between a plurality of cost...
System, method and computer program product for a network analyzer
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for charging for network analysis. Initially, network traffic information is collected utilizing a...
Method of and system for analyzing, modeling and valuing elements of a
An automated system (100) and method for analyzing, modeling and valuing elements of a business enterprise on a specified valuation date. The performance of the...