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US-6,914,961 Speed binning by neural network
A method of allocating subscriber lines in a telecommunications network into speed bins. With the method, more intelligent business actions can then be taken in...
US-6,912,551 System and method for binding processes in an e-commerce HUB
A system and method for binding processes in an e-commerce HUB are present. The e-commerce HUB manages transaction processes between trading partners by tracking...
US-6,912,502 System and method for compliance management
A system and method for use in compliance management is disclosed. Various compliance requirements and issues may be identified for business process and...
US-6,910,627 Smart card systems and electronic ticketing methods
Disclosed is an electronic ticketing system (100, 200) and method (60) utilizing a smart card (31) The smart card can be loaded with pre-purchased tickets which...
US-6,910,023 Method of conducting secure transactions containing confidential, financial, payment, credit, or other...
A method for enabling an individual, business, or other entity to exchange confidential information or to make purchases or conduct financial or other...
US-6,909,795 Communicating computer-aided detection results in a standards-based medical imaging environment
A method, system, and method of doing business in a standards-based medical imaging environment is described in relation to the communication of computer-aided...
US-6,908,107 Off-road vehicle safety cage structural member attachment apparatus and method
A connector for securely attaching two or more structural members such as metal tubing without requiring welding upon installation and an off-road vehicle...
US-6,907,410 Transportation crew dispatch method based on single day business
A transportation crew dispatch method is disclosed. A plurality of initial samples is generated at first. Each initial sample includes a two dimensional...
US-6,907,254 Method and apparatus for controlling a quiet zone for wireless units
In an IP-based cellular wireless communication system, systems and methods for spatially controlling cellular phone usage are provided. Entry of a cellular phone...
US-6,906,709 Visualizing security incidents in a computer network
A method of visualizing the impact of security flaws or breaches in a network. A 3-D visualization tool that simulates 3-D space on a monitor interfaces with a...
US-6,904,593 Method of administering software components using asynchronous messaging in a multi-platform, multi-programming...
A method for performing life cycle management of business software applications and their components across a multiple-platform, multiple-language network. The...
US-6,901,595 Method, apparatus, and system for implementing a framework to support a web-based application
According to one aspect of the present invention, a system is provided to support a web-based application. The system comprising a set of server-side objects...
US-6,901,429 Negotiated wireless peripheral security systems
Methods, apparatus, and business techniques are disclosed for use in mobile network communication systems. A mobile unit such as a smart phone is preferably...
US-6,901,408 Method of structuring a catalog
The present invention relates to a method and system for electronic management of data, which can be represented in a directed graph according to an entity...
US-6,901,393 System, method and computer program product for a customer-centric collaborative protocol
A system, method and computer program product are provided for affording customer-centric collaborative decision making in a business-to-business framework....
US-6,901,380 Merchandising system method, and program product utilizing an intermittent network connection
A business application integrates a company's internal business systems with an e-commerce web site, so that company personnel can manage their business with a...
US-6,901,378 Method and system for automatically displaying an image and a product in a page based on contextual interaction...
The invention provides a method, system and computer-readable medium for storing images with related information in a relational database and using the...
US-6,901,374 Loyalty link method and apparatus for integrating customer information with dealer management information
A customer data capture system integrated with a dealership data management system allows customer and vehicle maintenance data to be exchanged between a kiosk...
US-6,901,304 Item tracking system architectures providing real-time visibility to supply chain
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing multiple enterprises real-time access to information about items in a supply chain....
US-6,898,783 Object oriented based methodology for modeling business functionality for enabling implementation in a web...
A method of defining Business Classes for modeling business activities comprising the steps of representing business activities as the interaction between one or...
US-6,898,667 Managing data in a multi-level raid storage array
A system and methods implemented within a multi-level RAID (redundant array of independent disks) storage array operate to initially write data to a lower...
US-6,898,636 Methods and systems for interchanging documents between a sender computer, a server and a receiver computer
A method for storing, accessing and interchanging voluminous confidential documents for review by a plurality of parties and for notifying selected ones of a...
US-6,898,621 Message processing device message management method and storage medium for storing message management program
A method and system of providing a receiver state list with names of receivers of a message, the title of the message, confirmation information indicating...
US-6,898,275 Method and apparatus for providing expanded telecommunications service
System and method for putting control of incoming telephone calls in the hands of subscribers with the aid of computer software and the Internet. In effect, a...
US-6,895,438 Telecommunication-based time-management system and method
A proxy-server system (15) connected preferably to a computer-telephone system (10) intercepts, processes, and analyzes as traffic-analysis results (68A-C) all...
US-6,895,409 Method and apparatus for creating an adaptive application
An Adaptive Software Application consists of several types of modules, called Adaptive Units, which are highly parameterized such that they can adapt to varying...
US-6,895,407 Method and apparatus for digital media management, retrieval, and collaboration
The software incorporates a glossary management tool that makes it easy for each client to customize terminology to the needs of a particular business. With this...
US-6,895,403 Method and software for identifying and creating connections and accountability in a business organization
A new and improved method for identifying and creating connections and accountability in a business organization is described herein. The inventive method allows...
US-6,895,215 Method and apparatus for transferring correspondence information
A method and apparatus for providing correspondence information to a personal digital assistant (PDA) device. Examples of such correspondence information include...
US-6,895,195 Image processing system and method for recording image according to feature/type of the recording member
An image processing system includes an image forming device 100 and an image transmission device 101. The image transmission device 101 is equipped with a driver...
US-6,892,357 Logistics management method and system
In a system and method for logistics management according to embodiments of the present invention, a user interface may present a user with input fields that...
US-6,892,192 Method and system for dynamic business process management using a partial order planner
A dynamic business process management system and method is disclosed for providing using a least commitment planner to better handle the changes and...
US-6,890,397 Method of forming sheets of printable media
A low density polyethylene film layer is extrusion coated on densified bleached kraft paper liner to form a film-coated liner sheet. A facestock sheet is adhered...
US-6,889,263 System uses internet electronic mail for requesting status of a monitored device from a monitoring device
A method and system for monitoring, controlling and diagnosing operation of a machine such as a business office machine including a facsimile machine, a copier,...
US-6,889,220 Method and apparatus for electronic documents retrieving, displaying document clusters representing...
A method and apparatus for document management including assigning labels to gaps in document production. The gaps may correspond to events that caused an...
US-6,889,213 E-service to manage contact information with privacy levels
A method of providing an electronic business card (EBC) access and organization service on the Web. The cardholder database is accessible and searchable from any...
US-6,888,539 Business methods and hardware to implement same
A method for facilitating transfer of Human Machine Interface (HMI) files. The method includes uploading at least one HMI file via a network to a server and...
US-6,886,134 System and method for providing an application navigator client menu side bar
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-6,886,037 Channel director for cross-channel customer interactions
Methods and an apparatus are provided for directing and managing cross-channel interactions with a customer. A customer makes multiple contacts with a business...
US-6,885,995 Method and system for cross-marketing products and services over a distributed communication network
A method and system for cross-marketing products and services to customers of specific merchant web sites on the Internet by a merchant loyalty service provider...
US-6,885,769 Business form handling method and system for carrying out the same
A business form handling system includes an image reading device for reading a business form and a terminal apparatus installed at the window for...
US-6,885,742 System and method for integrating call delivery for fixed-site and mobility services
A system and method for call forwarding between a subscriber's fixed-site and mobility devices. An incoming call is received that is directed to a fixed-site...
US-6,883,033 System and method for regulating incoming traffic to a server farm
A system and method for controlling the rates at which application workload, e.g., TCP connection requests, is admitted to a collection of servers, such as a...
US-6,882,994 Method and system for querying database, as well as a recording medium for storing a database querying program
The present invention provides techniques for answering a user's query to a database system. An embodiment provides a database querying method in which a first...
US-6,882,984 Credit instrument and system with automated payment of club, merchant, and service provider fees
An apparatus and methods for a card that allows a cardholder to set up auto-charge payment of dues and fees to a series of clubs, merchants or service providers....
US-6,882,983 Method and system for processing transactions
The present invention discloses a system and method for processing business transactions between trading partners using a central interactive platform. The...
US-6,882,862 Method for interfacing a private branch exchange with a wireless communications network and also with the...
The present invention provides a system and method for using a standard private branch exchange (PBX), such as e.g., the Lucent Technologies, Inc. DEFINITY.RTM....
US-6,882,719 Method for providing outgoing call reservation service in exchange system
A method for carrying out an outgoing call reservation service, method comprises the steps of determining whether there is an input of the outgoing call...
US-6,882,708 Region-wide messaging system and methods including validation of transactions
Methods and systems are disclosed that allow for the exchange of voice mail messages between different VMSs of different service providers and/or in different...
US-6,880,108 Risk assessment methodology for AIX-based computer systems
The present invention relates to a business method for implementing predefined risk assessment methodology for outputting a series of standardized...
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