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US-6,379,488 Printable sheet with removable label and method for producing same
Printable sheets such as business forms and adhesive play mats having removable labels integrated therein are produced by applying pressure-sensitive adhesive...
US-6,378,771 System and method for managing business meetings
A system and method for monitoring and/or managing a business meeting, the system including a processor, memory circuitry, timer circuitry, a display and an...
US-6,378,006 Data processing method, recording medium and data processing apparatus
Each of object-oriented device drivers is described in terms of a multi-thread object which can allocate a message processing thread and an interrupt processing...
US-6,377,961 Method for displaying internet search results
A method starts with submitting an internet protocol address to a web search engine so that the location of a user can be determined. Then, a user inputs one or...
US-6,377,936 Method for performing targeted marketing over a large computer network
A method for enabling targeted marketing of users on the Internet maintains the privacy of the users. The present invention takes advantage of the unique...
US-6,377,934 Method for providing a reverse star schema data model
According to the invention, techniques for organizing information from systems in a data warehousing environment are provided. In an exemplary embodiment, the...
US-6,377,800 Resource assignment method according to the data transmission types in wireless local loop system
The present invention discloses a method for assigning resource allocation according to different data transmission rate in a wireless local loop (WLL) system,...
US-6,377,563 Method for handoffing in a code devision multiple access mobile communication system
This invention is directed to a method for increasing the probability of the success of handoff service in a mobile communication system. The present invention...
US-6,375,466 Method for teaching economics, management and accounting
A method for teaching economics and related practices provides a "virtual enterprise" in which various economic transactions are made. Participants or...
US-6,374,259 Method and apparatus for storing and retreiving business contact information in computer system
Methods and apparatus are provided for storing and retrieving business contact information in a computer system. More specifically, the present invention...
US-6,374,111 System and method for robust automatic cell retune
A system and method are presented for optimally retuning channel equipment in a base station serving a cell from a first channel group to a second channel group,...
US-6,374,102 User proactive call handling
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,370,599 System for ascertaining task off-load capabilities of a device and enabling selected capabilities and when...
The present invention is directed to a method and computer program product for offloading specific processing tasks that would otherwise be performed in a...
US-6,370,579 Method and apparatus for striping packets over parallel communication links
A system for performing packet based data communications over a parallel set of sublinks is provided. A transmitter unit separates the sublinks into an available...
US-6,366,963 Method and apparatus for processing input/output request by using a plurality of channel buses
With respect to each of low speed and high speed input/output ports of an input/output control unit, an activation time from a time point when an end status in...
US-6,364,365 Personal luggage identification system and methods for use
A new adaptable luggage identification system and methods for its use is disclosed. The system includes luggage recognition devices including adhesive stickers,...
US-6,360,229 Generic execution model for isolating applications from underlying databases
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for accessing a database. The database is modeled as an objects framework having zero or more business objects...
US-6,359,903 Frame relay communication method and network for fixed-bandwidth telephone signals and alterable-bandwidth...
In a communication network, a source frame relay unit responds to a signaling message from a source terminal by determining whether a communication link has a...
US-6,359,550 Personal communication device and call process status signalling method
An array of stimulators associated with a personal communications device for providing the user with tactile messaging respecting call processing or call network...
US-6,356,983 System and method providing cache coherency and atomic memory operations in a multiprocessor computer architecture
A cache coherency directory for a shared memory multiprocessor computer system. A data structure is associated with each cacheable memory location, the data...
US-6,356,980 Method and system for bypassing cache levels when casting out from an upper level cache
A method and system for bypassing cache levels when storing data castout from an upper level cache provides a memory hierarchy that can selectively skip one more...
US-6,356,977 System and method for on-line, real time, data migration
A system and method for providing on-line, real-time, transparent data migration from an existing storage device to a replacement storage device. The existing...
US-6,356,543 Controlling mobile phone system user views from the world-wide web
A method and system are disclosed whereby a mobile phone user can select one or more service preferences for the mobile phone from a simulated mobile phone...
US-6,353,610 Method and system for call signaling in telephone calls over a packet-switched network
A telephone call from first telephone device to a second telephone device is initiated by a call directly from the first telephone device to a first gateway. The...
US-6,352,287 Apparatus and method for improved patch for business forms with integrated cards
A planar form or structure is used to create a thin card capable of receiving and retaining printed indicia, including written signatures, on both opposing...
US-6,349,820 Book-shaped device for holding a cuisine-specific collection of herbs and spices and business method for...
A spice-holding device includes a rectangular book-shaped container having a top, bottom, back cover, front cover, a binding end and an opening end defining an...
US-6,349,404 Object-oriented repository, a system and method for reusing existing host-based application assets for the...
A computer system is disclosed which has data contained in a plurality of objects described by a model representing host-based application assets. The model is...
US-6,349,350 System, method, and program for handling failed connections in an input/output (I/O) system
Disclosed is a system, method, and program for managing I/O operations transmitted from a computer system to a processing unit. The processing unit manages...
US-6,349,238 System and method for managing the workflow for processing service orders among a variety of organizations...
A system and method for managing the workflow for processing Service Orders among a variety of organizations within a telecommunications company. The system and...
US-6,349,133 Method and system for interfacing a telephony network and a digital data stream
A method and system interface a digital data stream having at least one telephony data set with a telephony network, such as a single twisted wire pair telephony...
US-6,349,131 Apparatus and method for graphically outputting status of trunk in switching system
In an apparatus and method for graphically outputting the status of a trunk in a switching system, if a trunk status graphics mode is selected, trunk ...
US-6,347,303 System configuration proposal method and tool therefor
A system configuration evaluation/proposal support method of supporting the effect evaluation of a support system for enhancing the business processing ability...
US-6,345,294 Methods and apparatus for remote configuration of an appliance on a network
A network appliance is capable of remote booting and obtaining its configuration information from a source located far away. The network appliance can be shipped...
US-6,345,259 System and method for integrating business and manufacturing environments
A system and method for integrating business and manufacturing systems provides a computer integrated manufacturing environment. Work orders are defined in the...
US-6,345,239 Remote demonstration of business capabilities in an e-commerce environment
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for demonstrating business capabilities in an e-commerce environment. Data connectivity is first...
US-6,341,290 Method and system for automating the communication of business information
One aspect of the invention is a system for automating the communication of business information. The system comprises a server (20) operable to capture business...
US-6,341,286 Method and apparatus for generating and distributing reports
A method and apparatus for generating and distributing computer output reports which does not require programing, does not require familiarity with database...
US-6,340,978 Method and apparatus for recording and presenting life stories
The user interface on a computer system displays information about an entity, such as a person, a business, a pet, a country, etc. The screen is associated with...
US-6,339,640 Method and apparatus for automatic callback in a telecommunication system
A method and apparatus for automatic callback used in an Advanced Intelligent Network (AIN). The system is particularly useful in the Personal Computer (PC)...
US-6,338,770 Selective horizontal, continuous vertical, sealing action
A method and apparatus for sealing a business form having pressure activated adhesive utilizes a minimum amount of equipment in a simple arrangement that has...
US-6,338,069 Method and apparatus for managing functions
A method and apparatus for managing functions (e.g., that express business rules) to allow calling functions, maintaining functions, and providing of an...
US-6,338,049 User-generated traveler's checks
A system and method for issuing travelers checks at a user's home or business using the purchaser's own computer system to allow the user to obtain travelers...
US-6,336,169 Background kill system bus transaction to optimize coherency transactions on a multiprocessor system bus
A method of maintaining cache coherency when a value is shared in one or more caches and an invalidation request for the corresponding memory block is issued, by...
US-6,335,964 Voice processing system
A voice processing system is connected to a switch via multiple telephone lines, and provides a set of line objects, each line object being associated with one...
US-6,334,158 User-interactive system and method for integrating applications
An application integrator that provides a user-interactive environment for integrating software applications having incompatible programming interfaces, such as...
US-6,332,939 Simple pressure seal methods
A simplified pressure sealing apparatus for acting on business forms having pressure activated cohesive to seal the cohesive has only two or three pressure-seal...
US-6,330,628 Memory including a data structure used for identifying a communication protocol of a received communication
A method and system which allows a remote monitoring and diagnostic computer or system to communicate using different communication protocols which are stored...
US-6,330,575 Web commerce tool kit for distributed payment processing
Methods and systems for designing a Web page, to be hosted on a Web page server. The development applications provide an object-oriented, template-driven...
US-6,330,323 Enhanced overflow call processing
A system and method for Enhanced Overflow Call Processing redirects calls which cannot be completed to alternate terminations. An originating switch queries a...
US-6,328,210 Card for driver and traffic-related business conducting apparatus and method using the same
An IC card for the operators of vehicles in traffic, with which a traffic-related business conducting apparatus is used, and a method using the same are...
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