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System and method for managing replication sets of data distributed over
one or more computer systems
This invention is a system and method for managing replication of data distributed over one or more computer systems. The method includes the computer-executed...
Metadata database management system and method therefor
A metadata database management system (300), comprising a metadata database (305) and a knowledge manager (310), for dynamically coupling to a database system...
Relationship management system that provides an indication of users having
a relationship with a specified contact
A relationship management system uses a database to store contact information related to a number of contacts and to store a number of folders, each of which...
Enterprise management using an enterprise program office (EPO)
In one embodiment, a system for establishing an enterprise-specific enterprise program office (EPO) and an associated enterprise-specific EPO web site includes a...
System and method of sharing a contact list among mobile phones
A method of sending mobile phone contact list data from one mobile phone to another mobile phone is disclosed. The sender composes an SMS or MMS message having...
System and methodology for image and overlaid annotation display,
management and communication
An electronic image visualization system, such as a music stand system and display, management and communications methodologies relating thereto are presented....
System and method for managing distribution of multi-formatted content
A system and method for managing distribution of multi-formatted content. According to an embodiment, a content aggregation platform provides a user interface to...
Management method and a management system for volume
It is made possible to update information registered in a database of iSNS, SLP and the like in response to a configurational change in a storage device, and for...
Mediation system and method with real time processing capability
A mediation method and a mediation system divided into independent node components that process event records independently of the other components of the...
System and method for managing data in multiple bills of material over a
A system for managing a bill of materials includes a data structure having at least one record with a primary key data field, an owner data field for indicating...
Techniques for performing file operations involving a link at a database
A method and apparatus for performing file system operations involving a link is provided. A request to perform a file system operation involving a link is...
Performance management system and method
A performance management system is disclosed. The performance management system includes a host system in communication with a client system. The host system...
System and method for access control and for supply chain management via a
shared bill of material
A method and computer program product for securely uploading and downloading data from a client to a remote data storage location under control of a remote...
Reusing intermediate workflow results in successive workflow runs
Methods, articles of manufacture and systems for managing execution of a multi-step workflow in which one or more steps are repeatedly executed on data of a...
System and method for managing maintenance of building facilities
The present invention relates to a system for managing operational facilities that is of the type which utilizes predefined events to carry out managing...
Session QoS control apparatus
A session QoS control apparatus includes a session management database in which session management information per user terminal is stored, a user preference...
Domain name acquisition and management system and method
A preferred embodiment of the present invention can accept an indication of a domain name or set of domain names from interested entity. The desired domain names...
System and method for performing replication copy storage operations
A system and method are provided for performing storage operations relating to a first secondary copy of electronic data. A storage policy or storage preferences...
Systems and methods for providing client connection fail-over
Aspects of embodiments of the present disclosure include a highly available database cluster employing replication between two or more data files. The cluster...
Query optimization using materialized views in database management systems
Systems, methods and computer program products for optimization of query evaluation using materialized views in a database management system (DBMS) are described...
Model consolidation in a database schema
A database manager maintains information (in a database) associated with each of multiple resources according to different domain models used to view the...
System and method for efficient evaluation of a query that invokes a table
The present invention describes an efficient and fast framework for implementing table-valued functions (TVF's) in a relational database server. The framework...
System for automation of business knowledge in natural language using rete
The present invention is directed to a system for managing business knowledge expressed as statements, preferably sentences using a vocabulary, where such...
Global compliance system
A system for implementing a compliance program in a financial institution is provided and includes a list database for storing material information regarding a...
Like kind exchange system and method
A database tracks acquired and relinquished assets and permits assets to be combined for like kind exchanges to realize a tax benefit. Relinquished assets that...
Design and manufacturing management system, method, and program
A drawing edit management unit of a design management server manages an E-BOM created from a CAD design drawing by storing the E-BOM in a E-BOM database, and...
Method and apparatus for handing off control of service access over a
cable IP network
In a communication network that provides a path through a cable IP network between sending and receiving terminals residing on respective networks (e.g., an HFC,...
Methods and systems for managing networks
The invention relates to a process for generating information models and also to an information-processing system and a software product for implementing the...
Instant messaging architecture and system for interoperability and
A computer network system establishes an instant messaging (IM) session between a first user registered with a first ISP (ISP) and at least one user registered...
Networked computer environment assurance system and method
A system and method for configuration management and enforcement of software applications in a computer network. The system comprises of one or more server...
Secure transport gateway for message queuing and transport over an open
A system provides for the secure exchanging files with a remote transfer server over an open network such as the Internet. The system comprises a database...
Systems and methods for managing location of media in a storage system
A system and method for operating a storage library. The system comprises a management server, a media agent connected to the management server, a library...
Universal database schema and use
A database manager utilizes a same physical database schema to store attribute information associated with each of multiple resources in a storage area network...
Automatic workload repository battery of performance statistics
A self-managing workload repository infrastructure (or "AWR" for Automatic workload repository) which is useful for a database server to collect and manage...
Method and system for protecting sensitive information and preventing
unauthorized use of identity information
This invention features a method and system for protecting sensitive information from being disclosed and preventing unauthorized use of identity information by...
Method and system for network management providing access to application
bandwidth usage calculations
A method, system, apparatus, and computer program product is presented for management of a distributed data processing system. The network management framework...
Methods, systems and computer-readable media for dynamically recognizing
and processing service order types in...
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for dynamically recognizing and processing service order types in a network management system. Service...
Method and system for scheduling workload in databases
A method for scheduling a workload comprising a plurality of transactions relating to a database management system is disclosed. The method comprises the steps...
Multimedia integration description scheme, method and system for MPEG-7
The invention provides a system and method for integrating multimedia descriptions in a way that allows humans, software components or devices to easily...
Bridge manager tool for problem management
A computer-implemented bridge manager tool is provided including a checklist component, a timer component, an application launching component, a note taking...
Database management system and method for maintaining a database in a
range sensitive manner
A system and method is provided for inserting an ascending or descending sequence of data records into a database table represented by a tree structure. A search...
Object relational mapping layer
An integration server system for mapping data objects on a database schema offers a strongly-typed model API, complex constraint management, and association...
System and method for storing raw log data
A system and method is disclosed for collecting, storing and reporting raw log data from log-producing devices such as firewalls and routers. The log-producing...
Server side filtering and sorting with field level security
A project management system is enabled to implement filtering, sorting, and field level security for data associated with managed projects. A filter for field...
Relationship management in a data abstraction model
A method, system and article of manufacture for managing relationships in a data abstraction model abstractly describing data in a database. One embodiment...
Method and system of database divisional management for parallel database
A method and a system of database divisional management for use with a parallel database system comprising an FES (front end server), BES's (back end servers),...
Topology discovery in a dual ring network
The resilient packet ring (RPR for short) is receiving much attention as a telecommunications network architecture. The RPR consists of dual counter-rotating...
Efficiently managing keys to make data permanently unreadable
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates making the files permanently unreadable. During operation, the system encrypts a file...
Predicate based group management
Embodiments are provided to generate an integrated data structure. In an embodiment, a database system is configured to generate an integrated database view that...
Document management apparatus
This invention provides an apparatus which can manage both application data and image data in a database, and transmit application data reusable by a computer....