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Method and apparatus for formalizing information technology (IT) business
A method, framework, and system for providing formalized Information Technology (IT) business decision making, which includes determining a relationship between...
System and method for decision of publishing literary work based on
reviewer's satisfaction demographic factors
A system, method, and business model by which literary works are posted for review on publicly accessible networks such as the internet where reader input is...
Time series pattern generating system and method using historical
An object of this invention is to analyze history information for each of a plurality of instances, and generate a time series pattern for each of a plurality...
Business enablement method and system
A business enablement method and system. The method includes identifying and retrieving business management data associated with the business. The business...
Co-brands for user interface in travel booking
Co-brands, virtual wrappers for web sites that allow clients to expand client inventories across different web sites, are disclosed. Different types of travel...
Methods for updating WHOIS with information collected from non-controlling
A Registering Entity or another entity may provide a framework for collecting WHOIS Business Information from a Non-Controlling Party of a domain name and...
Methods and systems for managing alerts in a database are provided, whereby the alerts originate from at least one business application due to exceptional...
Method and system for monitoring a business process
A method and system for monitoring and fine tuning a business process are disclosed. A system for monitoring and fine tuning a business process, according to an...
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...
Method and apparatus for determining the product marketability utilizing a
Determining product marketability may be accomplished by electronically performing various calculations on related data. The marketability may be determined by...
Method of tradeable financial instrument from value-added manufactured
product by pareto market analysis
A method and system for design and development of financial instruments which enables businesses to benefit from the economic value of risk management. First...
Managing sales and/or competition within an industry
The present invention provides systems and methods for improving overall profitability, and/or longevity of one or more businesses within an industry, by...
Implementation of hands on proactive strategy
HOPS.TM., which stands for "Hands On Proactive Strategy" is software and a business management method about making routine things happen routinely, and about...
Synchronizing communications and data between mobile devices and servers
A system, method, and computer program product for synchronizing communications, data, application workflow events, and business processes between a mobile...
System and method for providing language interpretation
A method and system of providing a language interpretation service is disclosed. A language access number, such as an 811 number, can be provided. The language...
System and methods for assisting businesses in compliance with gas
A system and method for calculating a value indicative of the amount of an undesirable constituent of a volatile gas stream that is removed from the atmosphere....
Multiple financial institution automated teller machine apparatus, system
and method for using same
An apparatus, system and method for providing to a network of ATMs (10) the ability to transact business in connection with several financial institutions (30,...
Method for making user-system interaction independent from the application
of interaction media
The method of the invention consists, in a system of the type with three "tiers" , in inserting a fourth "tier" which is the business interaction and which...
Dynamically controlling the number of busy waiters in a synchronization
An embodiment of the invention provides an apparatus and a method of dynamically controlling the number of busy waiters in for a synchronization object. The...
Separation of presentation and business models for common management
platform tasks in a storage area network
Methods and systems for separating presentation and business models for common management platform tasks in a storage area network (SAN) are disclosed. A...
Method and system for communication between computer systems
A system for brokering business service requests in a computer network is disclosed. The system is operative to receive a request for information from a...
Human resources networking system and method thereof
A human resource networking system, which is a novel method establishing a business system for locating, identifying, promoting and assisting in the employing...
Method of managing prospective business
The present invention reveals the next generation in customer acquisition procedures. LeadMaker.TM. ("LM") is a relationship-based system for handling business...
Business method for promoting goods and services of providers
A business method for promoting goods and services of providers includes the steps of designating a group of targeted recipients, and storing demographics...
Dynamic construction of business analytics
A system and method are provided that enable dynamic construction of analytics for the evaluation of opportunities. A unique decision-focused approach...
Adaptive product configuration model
The adaptive product conditioning is a computer-implemented method for identifying product configurations that can be provided to customers in reaction to...
System and method of integrating enterprise applications
The present disclosure includes systems and techniques relating to enterprise application integration. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in...
System and method for automatically selecting one or more metrics for
performing a capacity maturity model...
A computer implemented method for automatically identifying one or more metrics for performing a CMMI evaluation of an entity, wherein the CMMI evaluation is...
Method and device to transmit a busy medium signal to another device
The present invention concerns a device comprising a medium access control module for performing functions of a medium access control sublayer, noted MAC...
Improved eyeglasses are disclosed that have improvements in comfort, safety, wear ability, and convenience, based upon improvements in the contact (bearing)...
Business process technology for the enterprise
A system, method and computer program that enables an application designer to automate the process of software development and develop business applications by...
Method of conducting searches on the internet to obtain selected
information on local entities and provide for...
The invention utilizes local search engines to view a display of local business listings in order of relevance to the user. Relevance to the user depends on a...
E-commerce transaction facilitation system and method
A method of operating a computer to facilitate a commercial transaction involving a plurality of negotiable trading parameters where the facilitation of...
Pick release performance using a multi-threaded architecture to distribute
the workload across multiple processors
In various embodiments, methods and systems can provide highly efficient order processing suitable for high volume order processing businesses. A batch of...
Value added benefits franchising
Technical systems and related methods for accounting and bookkeeping operations in an ecommerce enterprise combining elements of both franchise and multilevel...
Method for visual presentation of key performance indicators of a business
utilizing a squarified tree map
Data representing key performance indicators of a business enterprise are displayed by computer as a squarified tree map having major nodes each of which...
Computer program for supporting evaluation of a service
A method and system for determining a variable compensation amount according to the degree of achievement by avoiding stop at the stage where value brought...
System and method for business process integration
Embodiments of the present invention relate to an automated way for a non-technical person to create or modify software functionality in support of a business...
System and method for determining a promise date for a demand in a
The present invention provides a method and a system for determining a promise date for a demand whose supply depends on constraints in a business environment....
Enterprise verification and certification framework
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for verifying business objects. In one exemplary aspect, the business object and a...
Simulation business object for service oriented architecture
Methods and apparatuses enable creating a stateful simulation process with stateless messages. A stateless message instantiates a simulation object for a system...
Methods and apparatus for designing a workflow process using inheritance
The disclosed system empowers technical and non technical users to author logical business objects, author intelligent business forms, and create automated...
Method, system and program product for monitoring resources servicing a
A method, system and program product for monitoring resources servicing a business transaction is provided. The method includes providing a transaction manager...
Semi-automatic system with an iterative learning method for uncovering the
leading indicators in business processes
Embodiments herein select performance indicators from raw data and measure the indicators over at least one time period to extract a time series of data for...
System for repurchase agreement matchbook and method of risk management
A system for structuring a repurchase agreement matchbook ("repo matchbook") includes in one aspect, separating a repo matchbook from other capital market...
Apparatus and method for facilitating trusted business intelligence
A computer readable medium includes executable instructions to form a report; process trust values, where each trust value characterizes the accuracy of an...
System and method for identifying and managing social circles
A system for identifying and managing social circles is provided that includes a data store and instructions. The data store stores a social circle that lists...
Systems and methods for price and promotion response analysis
A system and method for price and promotion response analysis is provided. Such a system is useful for a business to analyze the forecasted lifts associated...
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for analyzing initiatives
for a business network
A system, method, and article of manufacture is disclosed for analyzing a business initiative for a business network including business locations separated into...
Method and system for integrating an interactive voice response system
into a host application system
The present invention relates particularly to a method and system for integrating an interactive voice response (IVR) environment into an existing host...