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Systems and methods for managing inspections
A method is provided for managing inspection requirements using a network-based system. The system includes a server system coupled to a centralized database and...
Method and system for servicing and maintaining thermal equipment, water
treatment equipment and the like
A method and a system for servicing and maintaining thermal equipment, or water treatment equipment fulfills a prompt countermeasure against an abnormality. The...
Power plant operation control system and a power plant maintaining and
Quick recovery or recovery support of a faulty power generating facility by real time diagnosis such as facility failure diagnosis, supervision for failure...
Imposition of graphic image files
An on-line automated printing system quickly produces consistent printed materials. The system includes front-end customer setup and product setup modules...
Electronic game pack system
A system and method for managing an electronic game system comprising a central computer for accessing a database, one or more remote playing units, and one or...
Cache synchronization method, system and apparatus for a distributed
application and an object located in a...
A cache synchronization method and apparatus for a distributed application having a client side, a server side, and an object located on either the client side...
Mapping of an RDBMS schema onto a multidimensional data model
A Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) having any arbitrary structure is translated into a multi-dimensional data model suitable for performing OLAP...
Method and apparatus for administration of database partitions
A method and apparatus for managing a database having a plurality of partitions are provided in various embodiments. The database is managed by users of a first...
Method for secure determination of an object location, preferably a vehicle
moving along a known course
A device for determining the location or the position of an object moving along a known course includes equipment associated with the object. The equipment...
System and method for providing an internet-based correlation service
A method and system are disclosed for efficiently correlating events within a data processing system and then transmitting messages to various network entities...
System for the creation of database and structured information from verbal
A system through which verbal information can be utilized to create structured data with tags or inserted codes such as an XML code or the like provides hand...
Universal storage for dynamic databases
This invention pertains in general to data management, and in particular to a system and method of storing in one relational database consisting of at most five...
Method for attachment and recognition of external authorization policy on
file system resources
The present invention is an algorithm that manages the ability of a user or software program to access certain protected file resources. This invention describes...
Method for pest management using pest identification sensors and network
In accordance with the present invention, there is provided a method of pest management by a grower. The method includes gathering pest sampling data in...
Logistics chain management system
A logistics chain management system for which provides a network and databases to enable exporters or importers to book transport and storage facilities for all...
Learning from empirical results in query optimization
An optimizer function of a Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) generates alternative query execution plans (QEPs) for executing a query, provides an...
Method and system for activating column triggers in a database management
Methods, systems, data structures and articles of manufacture are provided for maintaining a list/tally of columns that are modified by an I/O operation. The...
Method for determining the computability of data for an active
multi-dimensional cache in a relational database...
An "active cache", for use by On-Line Anaytic Processing (OLAP) systems, that can not only answer queries that match data stored in the cache, but can also...
Indexing management for hierarchical main memory
The present invention is a system and method for selectively loading indexes into main memory to improve hierarchical database performance, called hot indexing....
Document service integrated system
Existing diverse applications and databases are integrally managed by mutually connecting them to achieve centralized management of documents. A first interface...
Integration of all-optical crossconnect functionality in an optical packet
A network manager begins to integrate optical crossconnect functionality in an optical packet switching apparatus by transmitting a request to a resource...
Method and apparatus for importing and exporting directory and calendar
information to and from personal...
A method and system for importing and exporting selected directory and calendar information of a first format found in various electronic media to and from...
System and method of managing metadata data
A system and method of the present invention allow users to access, manage, and edit information about content data, often referred to as metadata. Metadata is...
Method and apparatus for cache management for a digital VCR archive
An apparatus marks files within a content archive. The content archive contains a database that has a plurality of content files. The content archive also...
Method, system, and computer program product for providing voice over the
A method, system, and computer program product that provides voice over the Internet communication. A Voice over the Internet (VoIP) system includes a gateway...
Automated shelf management system and process for tracking and purging file
folders in a file storage facility
An automated system and process for managing paper files, particularly medical records contained in file folders and the like, in a file storage system having a...
Remote services management fault escalation
A remote services management (RSM) fault escalation mechanism is disclosed which provides the ability to send electronic mail to one or more preselected...
Communication control system and method, communication system, and
Provided is a user-friendly system for dynamically connecting or disconnecting equipment. A user uses a display presented on the screen of a user interface to...
Predicting content choices by searching a profile database
Managing a user's content choices includes predicting one or more content choices that are likely to be of interest to a user based on a degree of matching...
System and method for inheriting access control rules
A system and method are provided for an information management system (IMS) having an underlying relational database system (RDBMS) that allows an item to be...
Method for synchronizing databases in stacked network units
In a stack of multi-port network communication units each unit has a forwarding database, the units are connected by way of a cascade, and at least some of the...
Communication game system and processing method thereof
This communication game system comprises a client system 1 and a game server system 2 for communicating with the client system 1. The game server system 2...
Systems, methods, and computer program products to improve performance of
ported applications, such as a database
Systems, methods, and computer products that improve the performance of computer-implemented I/O operations for complex applications, such as a database, that...
Virtual dial-up protocol for network communication
A layer two forwarding protocol (L2F) provides virtual direct dial-up service into private networks through public internet service providers. An authorized...
Partially replicated distributed database with multiple levels of remote
A method of and system for collecting, storing, and retrieving data in a data base management system. The database management system includes a master database...
Computer system with a plurality of database management systems
According to the invention, a database combining module, such as a software on a server, is used together with a resource manager software of a disk storage...
Efficient storage and access in a database management system
The present invention provides for storage of data items with dissimilar structures in a single database table while minimizing the problems associated with...
Method and apparatus to manage network based return processing
A method in a client-server environment having a plurality of client systems coupled to a server over a network, the method on the return processing server for...
Integrated multiple biomedical information sources
Biomedical equipment data records for a medical institution are stored in a database and integrated with other information sources within and external to the...
Method, system, and program for mining data in a personal information
Provided is a method, system, and program for analyzing data within a personal information management program. Position records are provided in a database for at...
Generic hierarchical structure with hard-pegging of nodes with dependencies
implemented in a relational database
A computer-implemented method of managing hierarchically related and heterogeneous data structures includes the steps of separating the data structures from...
Method, system, and data structures for implementing nested databases
A method and system for processing and managing requests for concurrent use of data. Nested databases are utilized in order to create different environments in...
Map database apparatus
A map database apparatus according to the present invention manages roads by expressing the roads as link strings. Each of the link strings is constituted by...
Aircraft taxi planning system and method
A taxi planning system for aircraft provides an intuitive user interface for entering and selecting taxi plans quickly and easily. The system includes predefined...
Method for indexing and retrieving manufacturing-specific digital imagery
based on image content
A method for indexing and retrieving manufacturing-specific digital images based on image content comprises three steps. First, at least one feature vector can...
System and method for converting and loading interactive pager address
A conversion tool inputs an address book downloaded from an interactive pager executing an operating system that is not compatible with personal information...
Method and mechanism for storing and managing self-descriptive
The present invention provides a method and mechanism to store and manage self-descriptive heterogeneous data in a database system. In one embodiment, a generic...
System and method for automated construction of URL, cookie, and database
A method for constructing a URL, cookie, and database query mapping is disclosed. The method is employed within a content delivery system comprising a Web...
Method for generating a relational database query statement using one or
more templates corresponding to search...
A method and system for representing objects in a relational database is provided. In one aspect, the invention provides a method and system for storing...
Data mining techniques for enhancing product manufacturing management
A computer method for enhancing product manufacturing management. The method includes the steps of providing a demand database comprising a compendium of...