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Systems and methods for scheduling coprocessor resources in a computing
Systems and methods for scheduling coprocessing resources in a computing system are provided without redesigning the coprocessor. In various embodiments, a...
System and method for efficiently performing memory intensive computations
including a bidirectional...
A system and method for efficiently performing memory intensive computations including a bidirectional synchronization mechanism for maintaining consistency of...
Implementing feedback directed deferral of nonessential DASD operations
A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for implementing feedback directed deferral on nonessential direct access storage device (DASD)...
Methods for phased garbage collection using phased garbage collection
block or scratch pad block as a buffer
A method for phased garbage collection is provided. In this method, a write command is received to write data. The write command is allocated a timeout period to...
Method, system, and storage medium for validating users of communications
services and messages transmitted
Exemplary embodiments of the invention relate to a method, system, and storage medium for validating users of communications services. The method includes...
Methods and apparatus for business rules authoring and operation employing
a customizable vocabulary
Methods and apparatus for authoring and executing an individualized language business rule. In one embodiment, a method comprises creating at least one...
Method and system for processing financial instrument deposits physically
remote from a financial institution
A system that includes computer hardware, computer software, apparatus, and methodology that enables individuals, businesses, and all types of organizations...
System, method, and business method for settling micropayment transactions
to a pre-paid instrument
The invention provides a method, business method, and system for conducting micropayment transactions between consumers and merchants. A merchant offers...
System and method for renewing business, professional, and personal
A system and method for renewing business, professional and personal contacts is described. The system overcomes time and psychological hindrances to maintaining...
Methods and systems enabling the identification of actual costs in a
transaction based financial and...
A computer implemented actual costing method for collecting and presenting an actual cost of performing a business activity includes the steps of carrying a...
SONET outage impact measurement technique
An accurate method of reporting "minutes of outage" for a SONET facility applies a set of business rules and hierarchical definitions to delete certain minutes...
Telecommunication and advertising business model and method of utilizing
A telecommunication and advertising business model and method of utilizing same that permits users to make telephone calls for a predetermined amount of time...
Fraud risk advisor
A fraudulent business transaction application (FBTA) is provided for monitoring application based fraud. When a consumer supplies account access information in...
Propagating web transaction context into common object model (COM)
business logic components
Methods and systems for instrumenting a COM object are disclosed. A request from a client for creating a COM object is intercepted and a wrapper object...
System and method for monitoring event based systems
A method and apparatus of monitoring business metrics, the method and apparatus providing an interface with which a user can specify what metrics to monitor,...
Reassigning storage volumes from a failed processing system to a surviving
Provided are a method, system, and program for reassigning storage volumes from a failed processing system to a surviving processing system. A first processing...
Low-impact method and apparatus for maintaining network access servers
A method of performing maintenance on a network access server having associated channels carrying incoming digital or analog traffic determines whether...
Method and system for providing service listings in electronic yellow
A method and system for allowing a regional service merchant that is outside of a given geographical boundary, but services inside the geographical boundary, to...
Method and system for a non-georedundant failover system
The present invention implements computing systems in a configuration to reduce downtime. The computing systems are configured, without implementing a hot...
Method and system of deploying server-based applications
A computer-implemented method and system for developing and running applications in a networked computing environment includes one aspect in which requests are...
Method and system for spot pricing via clustering based demand estimation
A method and system can be used to determine an optimal price of a commodity on a spot market. Market state conditions can be generated using historical data,...
Process for organizing business and other contacts for multiple users
A method is provided that can include providing a computer, storing data records in the data store, processing the data records to form a hierarchical chart that...
Method and apparatus for controlling a quiet zone for wireless units
In an IP-based cellular wireless communication system, systems and methods for spatially controlling cellular phone usage are provided. Entry of a cellular phone...
Communication apparatus and control method thereof
The present invention aims at providing a communication apparatus accommodating both a LAN line or a broadband line and an ordinary public network (PSTN) so as...
Method and system for transmission-based billing of applications
Computer- and network-based methods and systems for transmission-based billing are provided. Example embodiments provide a Packet-Based Billing System ("PBBS"),...
part availability business process
A system and method for identifying and ordering parts and monitoring inventory levels is presented. The method includes the steps of capturing identifying...
System and methods for providing dynamic authorization in a computer
A dynamic authorization callback mechanism is provided that implements a dynamic authorization model. An application can thus implement virtually any...
Portable business information content and management system
A system and method for generating business content portable across multiple software applications is described. In one embodiment, a universal object model...
System and method for integrating multiple data sources into
service-centric computer networking services...
A system for diagnosing impairments in computer networking services a plurality of connector gateways for interfacing to a plurality of data sources to provide...
Intelligent network selection based on quality of service and applications
over different wireless networks
A system and method for selecting a wireless network is disclosed. The method relates to selecting a wireless network from a plurality of wireless networks. A...
Method and apparatus for metadata driven business logic processing
A metadata driven system for supporting business application software required in the middle tier for a line of business applications includes a process metadata...
Data structure, method and system for generating person-to-person,
person-to-business, business-to-person, and...
The delivery of a secure method and system of generating person to person, business to business, business to person and person to business transactions involving...
Realizing legally binding business contracts through service management
Methods and apparatus for managing business interactions between opposing parties. Business interactions are mapped to service contracts. The service contracts...
System and method for managing global risk
A system for tracking compliance to risk management policies for a given enterprise that provides risk status feedback on hierarchical managerial levels. The...
Disc drive testing system and method
A disc drive testing method is provided for testing a plurality of disc drives. The disc drive testing method includes steps of: selecting a disc drive as a...
Chemical substance total management system, storage medium storing
chemical substance management program and...
A chemical substance total management system aids for reduction of release and transferring amount of managing substances in business entities. The system...
Methods and apparatus for providing telephone support for internet sales
Methods and apparatus for providing manned, e.g., live customer support to customers, e.g., people using the Internet to purchase goods and/or services are...
Print controller, print control method and computer program
A print controller for making a print device print in such a manner that a grouping for each record included in printed matter can be easily recognized is...
System and method to monitor credit card transactions
A transaction verification system and method includes a central station coupled to receive transaction data from a plurality of transaction locations at which a...
System and method for efficient date retrieval and processing
A system and method for efficient data retrieval and processing in an online analytical processing system, a reporting system, a business intelligence system, or...
Methods and systems for identifying prospective customers and managing
A system including at least one computer configured as a server that contains a database of deal information, business rules, libraries and templates for deals...
System and method for externalization of formulas for assessing damages
A method and system for externalization of formulas for assessing bodily injury general damages. An insurance company may use an expert system to develop a...
System and method for processing insurance claims using a table of
An improved method and system to process insurance claims using a graphical user interface with structured data collection. The insurance claims processing...
Radio resource management scheduler using object request broker
A method for scheduling RRM procedures in a wireless communication system begins by receiving at least one trigger, each trigger being associated with at least...
Method and system for authentication in a business intelligence system
A system and method for permitting a user of a business intelligence reporting system to be authenticated against one or more logon IDs and concurrently using...
System and method for communicating with memory devices via plurality of
state machines and a DMA controller
The disclosure is directed to a device including a memory interface. The memory interface includes a data interface, a first state machine and a second state...
Customer information management system and method
A customer information management system which enables integration of data across lines of business that classify data using distinct formats. In the system, a...
System and method for networked loyalty program
The present invention provides a system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to...
Life sciences business systems and methods
Improved life sciences business systems and methods are disclosed. One or more genomes are scanned for single nucleotide polymorphisms. The polymorphisms are...
Business systems management solution for end-to-end event management using
business system operational constraints
The present invention provides a method, apparatus, and computer program product for implementing a business systems management solution for end-to-end event...