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Method and apparatus upgrade assistance using critical historical product
Embodiments of the present invention provide an integrated methodology that simplifies upgrade choices for complex computer products through the use of...
Work management support method and work management support system which
use sensor nodes
A system which strengthens cooperation among workers in a business organization through flexible real-time communications and also allows interactive real-time...
Big money playing card game and method
A Big Money playing card game has a box; playing cards and a set of rules and a die, the playing cards including financial cards which constitute the majority of...
System and method of intelligent queuing
An intelligent queue may be used to facilitate communication among a set business application programs. In one embodiment, the intelligent queue may interact...
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...
Processing business transactions using dynamic database packageset
A system and method for dynamic selection of a database identifier based on application program requirements in a Financial Service Organization (FSO) business...
Hidden link dynamic key manager for use in computer systems with database
structure for storage of encrypted...
A computer system (20) having a security domain (22), at least one client business domain (26), and a plurality of client terminals (34) utilizes a hidden link...
Method and system for authenticating service using integrated circuit card
A system is provided which compensates a low operational performance of a conventional integrated circuit (IC) card by setting a substitute server computer...
Pervasive, user-centric network security enabled by dynamic datagram
switch and an on-demand authentication and...
Methods and systems are provided for improving access control, administrative monitoring, reliability, as well as flexibility of data transmission and remote...
Facilitating non-contiguous allocation of a large object within a java
A method, system, and program for facilitating non-contiguous allocation of a chunked object within a Java heap without changing the manner in which a Java...
System and method to provide integrated device, user, and account
information to users
A system and method for managing and servicing a device communicatively coupled to a network, including: receiving device information, including alert...
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...
Generating an information catalog for a business model
A method, computer system, computer program product and graphical interface for generating and displaying an information catalog relating to a business model....
Method for strucuring an equity issue utilizing a closed block business
A method for structuring an equity issue comprising: (a) establishing a holding company as an owner of a closed block business entity, wherein the holding...
Method and system for facilitating parts procurement and production
planning across an extended supply chain
An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to a computer-based system and method for automating supply chain functions in a network environment, and more...
System and method for managing recurring orders in a computer network
The present invention is directed to a system and method for providing complete electronic commerce ("E-Commerce") transactions and solutions for a marketing...
Method and system to process remote orders
A method and system for processing a remote order is described that allows a customer to remotely send a signal to a business. The signal contains the order...
Condition component framework for reinsurance
An improved method and system for configuring components of a reinsurance contract to process reinsurance business transactions. Reinsurance users may use the...
System and method for displaying images in an online directory
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and system for generating an online listing, such as a yellow pages listing, that includes information...
Method and apparatus for eliminating unwanted telephone calls
In accordance with the principles of the present invention, unwanted calls may be prevented. In particular, information about a particular destination is stored...
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...
Adaptive content platform and method of using same
An adaptive content platform includes one or more content-enabled, dependent applications, each of which includes a user interface and business logic. A services...
Indirect measurement of business processes
Systems and methods are provided for collecting a set of values from a computing device and associating the collected set of values with a process, such as an...
Processing business data using user-configured keys
A system, method and carrier medium for locating processing parameter values in a Financial Service Organization (FSO) computer system using pre-configured key...
Configurable business controls task notification
A method for performing business control task notification is proposed. The method comprises processing a combination of one or more databases and one or more...
Delivery management method and device, and delivery information service
Method for making delivery of products more efficient, and having deliveries made that are convenient for delivery recipients. When a user (delivery recipient 3)...
Device and method for accommodating business process
A process in which participants in different situations define in plural epistemological spaces can be easily accommodated. An epistemological space synthesizing...
Method and business process for the estimation of erosion costs in
assemble-to-order manufacturing operations
A method for forecasting the component surpluses for a target planning period is provided. To begin this method, a planner first identifies each component...
Image scanning apparatus, method and business machine using the same
Scanning errors and document feed errors are prevented by pressing originals, including thin originals and thick originals of greatly different thicknesses, to...
Apparatus and methods for providing emergency safety lighting
The present invention transforms existing electrical wall outlets into an emergency lighting system for homes, hospitals, hotels, nursing homes and businesses....
Method and system for providing an end-to-end business process for
electronic supplier qualification and...
An exemplary embodiment of the invention relates to an integrated computer-based method and system for facilitating supplier qualification and quality...
System and method supporting configurable object definitions
The present invention discloses a system and method supporting high-level configuration of Business Object Types during development of an application. More...
Article, method, system and apparatus for decentralized creation,
distribution, verification and transfer of...
The invention described herein utilizes a universally known and accepted unique item that is independently identifiable and valuable so as to be constituted for...
System and method for invoice confirmation and funding
A system and method are disclosed for billers and payers to manage accounts receivable for business-to-business payments using a third-party intermediary. The...
Method and system for managing a mortgage-backed securities index
A system and method for generating and managing a generic mortgage-backed securities index. Bonds are selected for the index on a monthly basis. In order to...
Configuring dynamic database packageset switching for use in processing
A system and method for dynamic selection of a database identifier, associated with a database, based on application program requirements in a Financial Service...
Customer-side market segmentation
A system and method for customer-side market segmentation and categorization. This segmentation is done without disclosing sensitive private customer information...
System and method for application performance management
An improved method and system for complex and integrated application performance management which tracks end-to-end computer resource consumption of a first...
Methods and apparatus for accessing information from multiple remote
In accordance with the present invention a process is provided for interfacing a legacy application and internet-based application and for displaying information...
Method and apparatus for monitoring data-processing system
A system management method and apparatus presents in real time an importance level of a job affected by a failure in distributed systems to make it possible to...
Method and apparatus for storing and retrieving business contact
information in a computer system
The present invention provides an information management system comprising a remote device, a remote database operatively coupled to the remote device, the...
System and method for automatically organizing and classifying businesses
on the World-Wide Web
A method and search engine for classifying a source publishing a document on a portion of a network, includes steps of electronically receiving a document, based...
Commerce information processor, commerce terminal, commerce information
processing method, and recorded medium
A transaction information processing apparatus and the like for carrying out electronic business transactions of various products and services is provided....
Total return to shareholder analytics
A computer-implemented method for analyzing the relative performance of a business unit includes: receiving financial data about the business unit; determining...
Methods and systems for monitoring the efficacy of a marketing project
Methods and systems for monitoring the efficacy of a marketing campaign or project. In one embodiment, a customer database stores information about each customer...
Business intelligence monitor method and system
The present invention is directed to a business intelligence monitor method and system. Business intelligence indicators are monitored by generating a monitoring...
Landfills and methods of operating a landfill
Landfills and their methods of operation are disclosed. Through the controlled introduction of septage into solid municipal waste, refuse decomposes faster to...
Security framework bridge
The present disclosure is a method for bridging requests for access to resources between requesters in a distributed network and an authenticator servicing the...
Conditional fee ownership home financing system and business method
A method and system for financing the purchase of real property utilizing a conditional fee simple deed. Under this method a conditional fee purchaser and a...
System and method for automating association of retail items to support
A shopping server proposal system includes a mechanism that enhances the online retailer's existing database system with the necessary information to provide the...