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US-8,066,946 Hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery system
Cassette based systems and methods of hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery are taught. A cassette or other container may contain a hydrogen storage or...
US-8,066,271 Form having abutting tape-interconnected substrates and method of making same
A business form product (10) broadly including a printable sheet (12), a magnetic sheet (14) aligned edge-to-edge with the printable sheet (12) to define a seam...
US-8,065,445 On-demand switching between hardware and software implementations of a peripheral device
A method of accessing a peripheral device can include determining whether the peripheral device is busy. The method can include selectively providing to a...
US-8,065,397 Managing configurations of distributed devices
A method manages configurations of devices in a system that communicates information between a device type. The method includes building a defined configuration...
US-8,065,300 Finding the website of a business using the business name
A system and method are provided for augmenting information on business directory databases. Using the business name contained in a business directory database...
US-8,065,291 On-line geographical directory
A method is provided for categorizing businesses, organizations and individuals in order to facilitate geographically-based searching over the Internet. The...
US-8,065,280 Method, system and computer program product for real-time data integrity verification
The present invention is a method and system that provides visual, production level, high-performance, integrated and automatic data integrity verification in a...
US-8,065,263 Information technology configuration management
The described embodiments contemplate a system, method and computer-readable medium with computer-executable instructions for managing an information technology...
US-8,065,219 System architecture and method for energy industry trading and transaction management
A system architecture and method for energy industry trading and transaction management includes a business logic server-based layer and a database layer. The...
US-8,065,211 System and method for creating and tracking agreements for selling loans to a secondary market purchaser
A system for creating an agreement and tracking compliance with terms of an agreement between a seller and a purchaser for the sale of loans includes deal...
US-8,065,210 Total return to shareholder analytics
A computer-implemented method for analyzing the relative performance of a business unit includes: receiving financial data about the business unit; determining...
US-8,065,199 Method, medium, and system for adjusting product ranking scores based on an adjustment factor
Methods and systems for evaluating business rules for the purpose of promoting or demoting an item listing are presented. Consistent with an example embodiment,...
US-8,065,182 System and method for networked loyalty program
The present invention provides a system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to...
US-8,065,174 Systems and methods for evaluating business-critical criteria relating to exploring entity...
Systems, methods and computer-readable media for evaluating business-critical criteria relating to exploring entity mobility/productivity opportunities are...
US-8,065,160 Centralized pharmacy business method
A centralized pharmacy business method includes forming a business alliance between a centralized pharmacy, one or more satellite pharmacists/facility...
US-8,064,909 Interworking gateway for mobile nodes
Systems and methods are provided that allow inter-working between communication networks for the delivery of service to mobile nodes. A gateway is provided that...
US-8,064,586 Real-time process for defining, processing and delivering a highly customized contact list over a network
A real-time, interactive system and method of building a list of contact records, such as a mailing list, on a computer network based on selected criteria. A...
US-8,060,532 Determining suitability of entity to provide products or services based on factors of acquisition context
A method, system and computer program product for determining the suitability of an entity to provide products or services. Category and measurement data is...
US-8,060,528 Business intelligence OLAP consumer model and API
According to some embodiments, a method is provided including receiving, from a front-end portion of a business information system, a data request at a back-end...
US-8,060,520 Optimization of targeted advertisements based on user profile information
A system and method to facilitate optimization of targeted advertisements based on user profile information are described. A set of event keywords associated...
US-8,060,502 Methods, systems, and computer program products for generating data quality indicators for relationships in a...
The disclosed methods, systems, and computer-program products allow a business to generate data quality indicators for relationships in a database. In an...
US-8,060,460 System, method and computer program product for dynamically measuring properties of objects rendered and/or...
A system, method and computer program product for dynamically measuring attributes of objects rendered and/or referenced by an executing software application...
US-8,060,393 Characteristics of players systems and methods for analyzing electronically embodied games
Features of electronically embodied games are logically categorized, analyzed, and compared. Features are preferably organized according to a hierarchical...
US-8,060,069 Mobile call outcome display
Embodiments of the invention provide ways to track the status of calls made to mobile devices. An illustrative method includes an originating mobile device...
US-8,060,065 Managing outgoing voicemail messages
Embodiments of the invention provide ways to track the status of calls made to mobile devices. An illustrative method includes an originating mobile device...
US-8,059,624 Wireless network system and method of transmitting or receiving data over wireless network
A wireless network system and a method of transmitting or receiving data over a wireless network capable of limiting transmission or reception of request...
US-8,056,801 Exception notification system and method
A system and method for distributing prepaid cash alternatives and resolving exceptions related to the sale of prepaid cash alternatives such as traveler's...
US-8,056,057 System and method for generating business process test elements
Systems and methods are provided for generating business process test elements for automated testing of business process application configurations. A business...
US-8,056,054 Business information warehouse toolkit and language for warehousing simplification and automation
A method for use with an information (or data) warehouse comprises managing the information warehouse with instructions in a declarative language. The...
US-8,055,709 Systems and methods for clickstream analysis to modify an off-line business process involving product pricing
Methods and systems are provided herein for the analysis of clickstream data of online users. The analysis methods and systems allow for the creation of new...
US-8,055,689 Methods and systems for distributing information model nodes in memory
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide a model validator that receives a request from a business service...
US-8,055,560 Multi-company business accounting system and method for same including account payable
In at least one embodiment of the present invention, a computer implemented method for Account Payable (AP) accounting for a multi-company group is provided....
US-8,055,559 Multi-company business accounting system and method for same including account receivable
In at least one embodiment of the present invention, a computer implemented method for Account Receivable (AR) accounting for a multi-company accounting system...
US-8,055,551 Methods for alerting a sales representative of customer presence based on customer identification information
A system and method for sales optimization having a store database storing information about past shopping experiences and preferences of different customers, a...
US-8,055,543 Referential interface to enable commercial interaction between entities
A system, method and program product is provided for establishment of a referential interface between business entities such as manufacturers and distributors...
US-8,055,539 System and method for tracking internet related revenue
The invention broadly comprises a computer-based method for tracking Internet-related revenue, including: recording, in an Internet-based system, a sign...
US-8,055,530 System and method for composite pricing of services to provide optimal bill schedule
System and method for service pricing optimization enables analysis of multi-phased, multi-business unit, multi-process, multi-geo/country deal structure with...
US-8,055,528 System and method for informing business management personnel of business risk
A system and method are provided for informing business management personnel of business risk. The method can include the operation of defining a plurality of...
US-8,055,527 Policy based automation for a supply chain
A method is provided for implementing a computer network system for managing a supply chain, wherein the computer network system comprising a plurality of...
US-8,055,239 Communication control device, location-dependent charge control system, and location-dependent charge control...
A communication control device (500) is capable of communicating with both a portable telephone terminal (100) and a location management device (400) that...
US-8,055,104 Process performance evaluation for Enterprise data systems
A method using integrated software and algorithms for measuring, modeling, benchmarking and validating any Enterprise Content management system, forms...
US-8,054,494 Image forming system, method and program of controlling image forming system, and storage medium
In order to implement and manage an optimal system in the printing business and POD market, in an image forming system which comprises a plurality of devices...
US-8,051,430 Systems and methods for data processing in a service-oriented architecture
Systems and methods are provided for data processing. In one implementation, a data process system is provided having a service-oriented architecture. The...
US-8,051,164 Impact propagation in a directed acyclic graph having restricted views
Service impact data is efficiently propagated in a directed acyclic graph with restricted views. One or more service components, impact rules and business rules...
US-8,051,159 Systems and methods for configuring a network of affiliated websites
A plurality of affiliated network of websites may be configured to log user interactions thereon. The respective logs may comprise user identification...
US-8,051,106 Automated application discovery and analysis system and method
An object oriented design for an automated modeling system for mapping and monitoring the business roles and impact of elements within an IT Infrastructure that...
US-8,051,049 Method and system for providing enhanced matching from customer driven queries
A system for providing enhanced matching for database queries. The system includes a data source; a data repository comprising a single-sourced reference file;...
US-8,050,982 Systems and methods for transacting business over a global communications network such as the internet
A business process is described for conducting business transactions over the Internet, allowing buyers an opportunity to reduce the price of a product/service...
US-8,050,961 Vehicle managing method, vehicle managing apparatus and vehicle managing program
A method is disclosed for performing comprehensive management for vehicles owned by clients, and according to this method, a vehicle managing apparatus, a...
US-8,050,955 Method for forecasting and managing multimedia contacts
Multimedia contacts are forecasted, propagated, and managed for each period in a range. The number of contacts received in a period is forecasted using...
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