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Method for determining optimal database materializations using a query
A method for determining optimal database materializations utilizing a query optimizer in a database management system. The method takes one or more queries as...
Method and apparatus for linking electronic ink to electronic personal
Disclosed is a method and an apparatus, as well as a computer program, for associating digitizer tablet stroke samples with entries in an electronic personal...
Caching of distributed dynamic SQL statements in a multiple node RDBMS
A method and system for caching dynamic SQL statements and their sections at different nodes in a multiple node Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)...
Method and data processing system for detecting patterns in SQL to allow
optimized use of multi-column indexes
A database management optimizer detects patterns in SQL that occur when search conditions are present that represent ranges of values across multiple columns of...
Method and system for using dynamically generated code to perform index
record retrieval in certain...
A system and method that enhances the index processing performance of a multi-layer relational database manager by expanding the code generation component layer...
Method and system for using dynamically generated code to perform record
management layer functions in a...
A system and method that enhances the row retrieval performance of a multi-layer relational database manager by including in the code generation component layer...
Plan-per-tuple optimizing of database queries with user-defined functions
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for executing a database query in a database management system. The method comprises the steps of generating a...
Method for managing communication modes for an aircraft
The present invention relates to the management, on board an aircraft, of the aeronautical digital telecommunications networks ACARS and ATN. It covers a method...
Postscript to bitmap conversion 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...
Multiple camera video assist control system
Video assist control systems and methods for use in film/video production environments are presented which provide a link between production and post-production...
Multi-threading, multi-tasking architecture for a relational database
A parallel processing architecture for a relational database management system (RDBMS) that supports both a process model operating system and a thread model...
Multi-processor system for database management
A multi processor system is interconnected through a memory means to multiple numbers of database engines on which there can operate multiple numbers of user...
System and method for resource allocation and planning
A system and method for management of resources estimated to be required to develop a product and distribution of resources allocated for the development of the...
Voice announcement management system
A central control and management station (10) is provided for automatically creating, loading, modifying and/or checking recorded audio announcements at a...
Systems and methods for storing, delivering, and managing messages
A Message Storage and Deliver System (MSDS) is connected to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) and receives incoming calls with these calls being...
Telecommunications network management method and system
The invention relates to a management method and a management system for managing a telecommunications network. The system comprises a database including...
Computer executable workflow management and control system
A computer system executable method is provided for use in providing work items to a computer station from a database of work items. The method includes...
Database management system and method for accessing rows in a partitioned
In a database management system, when the table to be accessed by a statement is partitioned, a respective partition scan operator is used to access rows of each...
Inverted index storage structure using subindexes and large objects for
tight coupling of information retrieval...
This invention relates to an inverted index storage structure that indexes keyword inputs into the storage space for the corresponding posting lists. In...
Method and apparatus for configuration management in communications
Apparatus and method for monitoring parameters that govern the operational characteristics of a network device, including the use of templates for generating...
Configuration manager for configuring a data acquistion system
A data acquisition system comprising a Configuration Manager for intelligently managing access to DAQ configuration information. The data acquisition system...
Information embedding based on user relevance feedback for object retrieval
A method and system for indexing and retrieving database objects, such as images, include a database manager which initializes database objects based on vectors...
Lightweight directory access protocol (LDAP) directory server cache
mechanism and method
A method of hierarchical LDAP searching in an LDAP directory service having a relational database management system (DBMS) as a backing store. The method begins...
Information system for new home builders
An information system for the management of the new home construction process. The system is designed to be used by builders that reuse house plans or product...
Automatic state consolidation for network participating devices
A network including one or more network subnets, a plurality of network participating devices (NPDs) and at least one management server. Each NPD initializes,...
Methods, systems and computer program products for providing document
management for software development systems
Methods, systems and computer program products are provided which provide a document management system suitable for incorporation with a software management and...
Geographic network management system
A geographic network management system (GNMS) comprises a web server, a database server, and a map server. A user browser connected to the GNMS transmits a...
Data copyright management system
A data copyright management system is provided, in which a primary user edits a received data and supplies the edited data to a secondary user. The copyright...
Integrated business-to-business web commerce and business automation system
A software system business-to-business Web commerce (Web business, or e-business) and automates to the greatest degree possible, in a unified and synergistic...
Method and apparatus for a livestock data collection and management system
An efficient method and apparatus for livestock data collection and management is described to provide quality assurance source verification data and performance...
Integrated change management unit
An integrated system for managing changes in regulatory and non-regulatory requirements for business activities at an industrial or commercial facility....
AV data base for VTR
In a recording and reproducing apparatus having at least one program recorded in recording tracks on a recording medium, a management database is recorded on the...
Method and article for apparatus for performing automated reconcile control
in a virtual tape system
A method is disclosed for automatically reconciling the client and server databases and actively management the files stored in the cache. The method monitors...
System and method for performing database operations on a continuous stream
The SQL compiler and SQL executor in a database management system are extended to process queries requiring streaming mode processing of data stored in a table....
Method and system for managing connections to a database management system
A system and method for processing a request utilizing a database management system in a computer system is disclosed. The database management system manages at...
In one embodiment of the invention, an apparatus is provided for establishing a communication session between first and second terminals in communication over a...
Method and system for remotely managing communication of data used for
predicting malfunctions in a plurality...
A method and system for managing communication of electronic data between a diagnostic service center and a plurality of machines generally remote relative to...
Method and apparatus for fault-tolerant, scalable and non-blocking
three-phase flushing for committing database...
An apparatus, method and medium for implementing fault-tolerant three-phase flushing for database transaction commits in a cluster including multiple nodes of...
Cross application time sheet for communicating with one or more enterprise
management applications during time...
A data model for a supply chain is provided whereby individual working steps in a production process are defined as activities, and organized groups of such...
Method and system for providing a contract management system using an
Described is a novel relational database architecture that is adapted to storing information regarding the terms of one or more contracts, and the actions...
Relational database extender that supports user-defined index types and
A new approach to indexing semi-structured, non-traditional data uses an external search engine accessible to a database engine through a standardized interface....
Cryptographic system and methodology for creating and managing crypto
policy on certificate servers
A cryptosystem having a Certificate (Key) Server for storing and maintaining certificate or key information in a certificate database is described. The...
Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes storing and managing (i) data representing photomask specifications created in a semiconductor device...
Method and apparatus for efficiently refreshing sets of summary tables and
materialized views in a database...
A method and apparatus for refreshing stale materialized views is provided. Prior to executing a query to refresh a materialized view from data in the base...
Multimedia database creation and management utilizing an evaluation of file
contents in the database management
A graphic, representing possible values of attribute data for multimedia data to be stored, is displayed, and a desired position on the graphic is designated to...
Method of and system for providing services in a communications network
A system for providing services in a communications network includes a service processing function, a universal directory function, and a nodal resource manager....
System and method for using a client database to manage conversation
threads generated from email or news messages
A system including a client database for managing conversation threads generated from messages communicated in a client-server achitecture is disclosed. The...
Database management system and method for storing persistent and
A method and apparatus are provided for storing non-persistent attributes separately from persistent attributes in a print management system. The system server...
System and method for managing security objects
A data model for abstracting customer-defined VPN security policy information. By employing this model, a VPN node (computer system existing in a Virtual Private...
Data vending machine system and method thereof
The present invention relates to a data vending machine system and a method thereof, and in particular to a data vending machine system and a method thereof...