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Very large table reduction in parallel processing database systems
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for accessing a subject table in a computer system. The subject table is partitioned across a plurality of...
Digital disease management system
The present invention relates to a method for improving the delivery of health care for patients. A first data signal being multimedia data which is indicative...
Server based configuration of network computers via machine classes
The present invention provides a system for creating server-managed configuration information for computing devices. The configuration information is composed of...
Content management tool and service table database with unique service
entries each associated with a set of...
A database and content management tool for such a database has a plurality of tables. A service table identifies services having records in the database. Each...
Applying relational database technology to process control in manufacturing
A system, method, and program for controlling a manufacturing process is described. A highest priority work item having a ready status for a processing step is...
Method and apparatus for managing copy quality in the hardcopy or softcopy
reproduction of either original...
A digital MFP, upon capturing one page of an image, determines whether a graphic code indicating a page ID exists in the image. If a graphic code is found, the...
Method and apparatus for implementing corrected species by monitoring
specific state parameters
The present invention provides for a method and an apparatus for implementing corrected species by monitoring state parameters in a manufacturing process. A...
Data copyright management system
A system is provided which manages the copyright of a plurality of data in a database. A data copyright management system is provided in which a primary user...
Automated system and method for delivery of messages and processing of
An automated system for delivery of messages to multiple recipients, and for processing of responses to the messages, includes a message client, message server,...
Devices and methods for generating and managing a database
An automated method of creating or updating a database of resumes and related documents, the method comprising, a) entering at least one example document that is...
System and method for consistency constraint management in database
A system and method for constraint management in a database middleware system that responds to queries for data from requesting user applications by accessing...
Secure and stateful electronic business transaction system
A method for transacting business electronically includes storing first information in a database management module, reading the first information in the...
System for management of cutting machines
Controlling software components for cutting machines are distributed in nature, and can be placed on any convenient processor on a network. Each is provided with...
Data object management system
An interactive voice response (IVR) system comprises many different application objects which combine to deliver a voice application. These objects typically...
Method, system, and program for managing file names during the
reorganization of a database object
Disclosed is a system, method, and program for reorganizing at least one database object. The database object is comprised of at least one database file. Each...
Browser-based database-access engine apparatus and method
A method and apparatus are herein described for a browser-based, database-access engine. Access to and modification of database data and schema are made...
System and method for creating and titling reports using an integrated
title bar and navigator
A system for creating and titling reports from a database by using a graphical title bar navigator to create and depict a natural language phrase to query a...
System for representing device topology in a computer network operable
independent of network management software
Software, methods, and systems for representing devices on a computer network are described. In one embodiment, the system of the invention includes a topology...
In-memory database system
An in-memory database system uses a shared memory to cache records and keys read from a database and controls the updating of the records and keys through a...
Computing system for information management
An information management system includes an indexing subsystem and a document management subsystem. The system layers an object-oriented architecture over a...
Pluggable resource scheduling policies
One embodiment of the present invention provides a resource scheduler for allocating a computer system resource, such as execution time within a processor, to...
Distributed database management system including logical database
constituted by a group of physical databases
A distributed database management system includes a communication network, at least a terminal device including an application program execution unit connected...
Method and system for referral management
The solicitation and management of referrals is facilitated by methods that record in a database the descriptions of opportunities and the terms under which...
Methods, systems and computer program products for logical access of data
sources utilizing standard relational...
Methods, systems and computer program products are provided which allow for accessing at least one data source by intercepting a command to a standard relational...
Efficient processing of parent-child relationships in a relational database
A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and data structure for efficiently identifying parent-child relationships of a plurality of members. The...
Method for managing disposition of delinquent accounts
A system and method for evaluating an offer which has been made in relation to certain delinquent accounts is disclosed. A historical database of sorts is...
Medical wellness parameters management system, apparatus and method
A medical system, apparatus and method for monitoring and managing one or more ambulatory patients on a computer and allowing a caregiver to review the...
Air-conditioning controlling system
An air-conditioning operation management company provides control information concerning air-conditioning equipments to a plurality of semiconductor...
Method and system for compiling source code containing natural language
A system and method for compiling source code comprising natural language declarations, natural language method calls, and natural language control structures...
High performance network interface
A high performance network interface is provided for receiving a packet from a network and transferring it to a host computer system. A header portion of a...
Traffic control method and network control system
A traffic control method and apparatus for simplifying declaration of a traffic parameter and improving the utilization rate of a network having a plurality of...
Method and means for backup and restoration of a database system linked to
a system for filing data
In a database system with linkage between data in the database system and files in a system for filing data which is external to the database system ("the filing...
System and method for selective incremental deferred constraint processing
after bulk loading data
The invention provides method and apparatus for use in a database management system for managing a database containing data, where the database has storage for...
Database management system and method for dequeuing rows published to a
The SQL compiler and SQL executor in a database management system are extended to execute statements for dequeuing rows from a database table and statements that...
System and method for performing context checks
A system and method is described which provides for context checking of an operating environment. A context manager controls the execution of context checks...
System for integrating agent database access skills in call center agent
The system for integrating agent database access skills in call center agent assignment applications dynamically generates data indicative of an agent's...
Method for creating and modifying similar and dissimilar databases for use
in dialing plan configurations for...
This invention uses a computer program to mine preexisting dialing plan data located in a variety of preexisting source dialing plan databases. The computer...
System and method for providing wireless local loop access using an access
A system and method of providing high-speed wireless local loop access using a wireless access multiplexer disposed in an access network coupled to a plurality...
Methods and apparatus for parimutuel historical gaming
A gaming system is described which enables parimutuel wagering with instant payoffs on actual past events. The system, in one embodiment, includes a plurality of...
Method and system for managing construction machine, and arithmetic
Hydraulic excavators 1 working in fields each include a controller 2, and an operating time is measured for each of an engine 32, a front 15, a swing body 13 and...
Data copyright management system
A data copyright management system comprises a database for storing original data, a key control center for managing crypt keys, copyright management center for...
Access control with just-in-time resource discovery
An access control system for a network manager system provided with a plurality of building blocks (BBs), each specialized for executing a plurality of functions...
Use of a two-way stack approach to optimize flash memory management for
embedded database systems
A method and system for storing data in data blocks of predetermined size in an electronic memory (e.g. FLASH memory), particularly data such as updatable record...
Apparatus and method for managing a software system via analysis of call
center trouble tickets
An apparatus and method for managing a software system based on analysis of call center trouble ticket data. The apparatus and method include and involve a data...
Recording and playback apparatus and method, terminal device,
transmitting/receiving method, and storage medium
A method and apparatus to enable a user to easily make a search with respect to a large amount of music data copied and stored from CDs in a built-in recording...
Airline passenger management system
An airline passenger management system selectively and positively retains passengers within their seats, thereby eliminating potential airborne threats due to...
Highly available cluster message passing facility
A cluster implements a virtual disk system that provides each node of the cluster access to each storage device of the cluster. The virtual disk system provides...
System and method for classifying media items
A method and apparatus aids consistent, high-quality input of meta-information associated with items inserted into a database by coupling a hierarchical subject...
Voice interactive web-based agent system responsive to a user location for
prioritizing and formatting information
A system, method and article of manufacture for facilitating a user in, or creating for a user, a web-based active knowledge management system to facilitate an...
System and method for defining, building, and maintaining database files
A system for defining, building, and maintaining database files includes a database builder, a user interface, and a memory. The database builder provides screen...