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Data processing: database and file management or data structures

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04/10/2014 > 123 patent applications in 57 patent subcategories.

20140101092 - Adjustment of map reduce execution: Disclosed herein are techniques for adjusting a map reduce execution environment. It is determined whether some operations in a sequence of operations should be implemented in a map reduce execution environment. If it is determined that some operations in a sequence of operations should be implemented in a map reduce... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

20140101093 - Distributed, real-time online analytical processing (olap): Source data of an event stream is parsed and supplemented with additional data from reference data sources, producing an enriched event stream from the parsed event stream data. The data records of the enriched event stream are partitioned into data fields designated as a dimension partition and a metric partition,... Agent:

20140101091 - Rule-based extraction, transformation, and loading of data between disparate data sources: Methods and apparatus are presented for extracting, transforming, and loading data from one database to another database. For example, an extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) component may access an operational log of a given database in order to detect an update to the database. Upon detecting the update, the ETL... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20140101094 - Enhanced quick search features, low-barrier commenting/interactive features in a collaboration platform: Embodiments of the present disclosure include systems and methods for enhanced quick search features, low-barrier comenting/interactive features in a collaboration platform, which may be a cloud-based platform. The disclosed technology enhances the user experience (both web and mobile user experience) by providing the ease with which the manner in which... Agent:

20140101095 - Selection of content for sharing: Selection of content for sharing is described. An indication of desired content to be shared between a first database and a second database is sent from the first database to the second database. The first database receives desired content corresponding to the indication and a relevancy determination corresponding to a... Agent: Red Hat, Inc.

20140101096 - Method and apparatus for providing incremental database updates based on delta pages: An approach is provided for incremental database updates based on delta pages. An update platform determines at least one new page of a first database and at least one reference page of a second database. The update platform then processes and/or facilitates a processing of the at least one new... Agent: Navteq B.v.

20140101098 - System and method for updating digital media content: There is presented a system and method for updating digital media content. The system comprises a data structure residing on a media storage, the digital media content being stored in the data structure. The system further comprises a processor coupled to the media storage and configured to access the data... Agent:

20140101097 - Template based database analyzer: An automated database analyzer is uses templates to accommodate multiple database languages, such as SQL and its dialects. The templates are combined with metadata that define a database schema and operations on the database schema. An SQL file instantiates the database schema on a database system being tested. Operations on... Agent: Sap Ag

20140101099 - Replicated database structural change management: The various embodiments herein include at least one of systems, methods, and software that operate to replicate structural changes made to a master database to a replicate database. In some such embodiments, changes made to a master database are identified and a representation thereof is provided to a process that... Agent: Sap Ag

20140101100 - Providing services across systems that manage distributed replicas: Techniques are provided to allow users to define a global service that is offered across multiple replicated databases. Database clients connect to and use a global service just as they do with regular services on a single database today. Upon receiving a connection request, a collection of components, referred to... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140101101 - Relaxed anchor validation in a distributed synchronization environment: Relaxing of anchor validation in a distributed synchronization environment, in one aspect, updates a synchronization anchor during synchronization of data between computing devices only in response to determining that the data operation if repeated the second time on the computing device would change overall data stored on the computing device.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101102 - Batch processing and data synchronization in cloud-based systems: Disclosed are methods and apparatus for efficiently storing application data received from clients in a database stored on a server, such as a cloud-based database. The methods include receiving a batch of a plurality of web operations that specify actions to be performed on data objects that represent application data... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140101103 - Data synchronization based on file system activities: Technology is disclosed herein for data synchronization based on file system activities. According to at least one embodiment, a computing device monitors one or more file system operations for a file stored in the computing device. The computing device records the file system operations for the file sequentially into a... Agent: Nextbit Systems Inc.

20140101104 - Method for generating terminal log and terminal: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method for generating a terminal log and a terminal. The method includes: obtaining sensor information and/or use information of a mobile terminal; generating first log information according to the sensor information and/or the use information; receiving second log information input by a user;... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20140101105 - Method and apparatus for data migration from hierarchical database of mainframe system to rehosting solution database of open system: An apparatus performs a data migration from a database of a mainframe system to a rehosting solution database of an open system. An unload data set conversion module converts an unload data set, unloaded from the database of the mainframe system, into load files having standard format. A schema information... Agent: Tibero Co., Ltd.

20140101106 - Log server and log file storage method: A log server is electronically connected to one or more hosts. The log server sends a scan command to all storage nodes connected to a host. The host obtains a log file from each storage node connected to the host, and transmits the log file and an identifier of the... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

20140101108 - Creating validated database snapshots for provisioning virtual databases: Virtual databases are provisioned using point-in-time copies of a source database. Transaction logs received from the source database are applied to a point-in-time copy of the source database to create recovery milestones comprising database blocks that can be used to provision virtual databases. The recovery milestones are created in advance... Agent: Delphix Corporation

20140101107 - Storage apparatus comprising snapshot function, and storage control method: Storage apparatus, in response to write command specifying write destination with regards to multiple virtual areas, allocates a free real area of multiple real areas based on storage devices to a write-destination virtual area, of the multiple virtual areas, to which the write destination belongs, and writes write-target data conforming... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20140101109 - Backup management of software environments in a distributed network environment: Backup management of software environments in a distributed network environment includes: Creating a platform specific software environment according to a predefined software environment definition by a user in the network environment; automatically creating a generalized backup of the software environment by extracting platform independent data contents and platform specific transformation... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101111 - Backup of data across network of devices: A distribution plan that indicates how to encode and distribute backup data across multiple data centres may be generated. The distribution plan may be generated such that one or more characteristics of the distribution plan, such as costs, are optimized while constraints on the plan, such as protection level, recovery... Agent: Accenture Global Services Limited

20140101110 - High availability event log collection in a networked system: A method includes storing data received at a first server to a first file and storing data received at a second server to a second file, where the data in the two files are substantially similar. The two files are distinct, independent files. The first server provides a copy of... Agent: General Instrument Corporation

20140101112 - Method and system for managing metadata: A computer-based method and scoring system for management of metadata is provided.... Agent: Giantchair, Inc.

20140101113 - Locality aware, two-level fingerprint caching: The present disclosure provides for implementing a two-level fingerprint caching scheme for a client cache and a server cache. The client cache hit ratio can be improved by pre-populating the client cache with fingerprints that are relevant to the client. Relevant fingerprints include fingerprints used during a recent time period... Agent: Symantec Corporation

20140101114 - Method and system for processing data: Methods, computer systems, and computer program products for processing data a computing environment are provided. The computer environment for data deduplication storage receives a plurality of write operations for deduplication storage of the data. The data is buffered in a plurality of buffers with overflow temporarily stored to a memory... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101115 - Segment group-based segment cleaning apparatus and methods for storage units: Victim segments to be returned to a free area in a segment cleaning process from a plurality of segments included in each segment group are selected by using a method corresponding to the segment group. A host comprises an interface relaying data exchange with a storage device; and a file... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140101116 - Robust transmission of data utilizing encoded data slices: A method begins by a processing module concurrently encoding a collection of data segments to produce sets of encoded data slices, where each set includes a total number of encoded data slices and where a decode threshold number of encoded data slices is required to recover a corresponding data segment.... Agent: Cleversafe, Inc.

20140101117 - Methods and systems for managing records in an on-demand system: Methods and systems are provided for managing records in a database. An exemplary method involves a server coupled to the database determining a value indicative of a relative uniqueness of an input record based on a subset of a plurality of fields of the input record and storing the input... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.

20140101118 - System and method for creating multiple versions of a descriptor file: A system (e.g., content management system, content delivery system) and method are described herein which are configured for receiving one or more source descriptor files (e.g., MPD files, HLS m3u8 files, HTTP manifest files) along with associated adaptive bit rate segments. The system and method are also configured for receiving... Agent: Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

20140101121 - Building nomenclature in a set of documents while building associative document trees: A method for topic discovery through structural knowledge in an associative document tree building system includes inserting a set of documents into nodes of a document tree, extracting a tag set of tags from the set of documents and inserting each tag into a different node of a tag tree.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101123 - Custom event and attraction suggestions: A computing device may determine a geographic location of the computing device. The computing device may receive information associated with a user. The information may include a search history, a browsing history, an electronic communication message, a social media profile, and a geographic location history. The computing device may determine,... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101119 - Meta classifier for query intent classification: Systems and methods are provided for classifying a search query. A first group of query classifiers can be used to evaluate a query relative to various subject matter domains. The evaluation results from the first group of domain classifiers can then be used by a second group of meta-classifiers. The... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140101120 - Quality control system for providing results in response to queries: The invention further provides a method and system for providing results in response to queries. A challenge keyword is transmitted to a remote search engine computer system and a reference result is received from the search engine computer system. A reference score is calculated based on the reference search result.... Agent:

20140101122 - System and method for collaborative structuring of portions of entities over computer network: Techniques for arranging information in a computer based network system. The techniques running by processors, enabling the hierarchical arrangement of tree nodes by users, the ability to upload documents to the system, the ability to mark portion(s) of document(s) and associate each portion with at least one tree node, later... Agent:

20140101124 - System and method for recursively traversing the internet and other sources to identify, gather, curate, adjudicate, and qualify business identity and related data: A system and a method used for data discovery in accordance with an inquiry in which multiple sources, which may be web sites or other data sources, are examined for data relevant to the inquiry. The process and method is performed recursively an indeterminate number of iterations, using data and... Agent: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation

20140101125 - System for multiple tasks on a display: A system has a processor and tangible, non-transistory media that stores a program that when executed by the processor is configured to perform operations. The system receives a request from a requesting user to reconfigure a search screen on a display, adds at least one search window to the search... Agent:

20140101126 - System and method for detecting a search intent: A method and system for detecting a search intent of a user are provided. The method includes receiving an input search query from a user device; tokenizing the input search query to at least one token to create at least one tokenized query; processing the at least one tokenized query... Agent: Doat Media Ltd.

20140101127 - System and methods thereof for downloading applications via a communication network: A method and system for downloading at least one application via a communication network are provided. The method comprises receiving an input search query from a user device; determining the search intent respective of the input search query, wherein the search intent indicates a topic of interest of a user... Agent: Doat Media Ltd.

20140101128 - Estimating rows returned by recursive queries using fanout: In an embodiment, a recursive query is received that comprises a first select statement with a seed select statement and a second select statement with a recursive reference, wherein the recursive query further identifies at least two columns in at least one table, wherein the at least two columns have... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101129 - High performance secure data access in a parallel processing system: A mechanism is provided for secure data access in a parallel processing system. A database having two tables is provided. A subset of the tables' primary key attributes is considered sensitive. A first user is authorized to access the primary key's sensitive attribute in an unmasked format, while a second... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101130 - Join type for optimizing database queries: A query complier analyzes a query to identify a correlated scalar subquery. The query complier transforms the query having the correlated scalar subquery into a query of AGGREGATION INNER/OUTER JOIN or MAX1ROW INNER/OUTER JOIN depending on a result type of the correlated scalar subquery. The AGGREGATION INNER/OUTER JOIN performs JOIN... Agent: Tibero Co., Ltd.

20140101133 - Estimating rows returned by recursive queries using fanout: In an embodiment, a recursive query is received that comprises a first select statement with a seed select statement and a second select statement with a recursive reference, wherein the recursive query further identifies at least two columns in at least one table, wherein the at least two columns have... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101131 - Swapping expected and candidate affinities in a query plan cache: In an embodiment, a hit percentage of an expected affinity for a first query is calculated, wherein the expected affinity comprises a first address range in a query plan cache, a hit percentage of a candidate affinity for the first query is calculated, wherein the candidate affinity comprises a second... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101132 - Swapping expected and candidate affinities in a query plan cache: In an embodiment, a hit percentage of an expected affinity for a first query is calculated, wherein the expected affinity comprises a first address range in a query plan cache, a hit percentage of a candidate affinity for the first query is calculated, wherein the candidate affinity comprises a second... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101138 - Information processing apparatus capable of displaying list of multiple contents, control method therefor, and storage medium: An information processing apparatus which makes it possible to easily find a page on which a desired content is allocated when many contents are displayed separately on a plurality of pages. Contents are classified into a plurality of groups based on attribute information on the contents. One tab is selected... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20140101141 - Information provision system, information provision system control method, information provision device, program, and information recording medium: To provide an information provision system capable of improving a users operability in obtaining a list of desired information. A designated position obtaining unit (50) obtains a position in a screen designated by the user. In the case where the user designates a position in the screen and thereafter moving... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.

20140101135 - Method and system for dynamically optimizing client queries to read-mostly servers: A system and method of query optimization are disclosed. A complexity measure of a client query received from a client application is compared to a predetermined threshold, which is determined using at least one of system data and query execution data. An optimized query is generated by modifying the client... Agent:

20140101140 - Method and system for information retrieval and processing: A computer-implemented system for the retrieval and manipulation of information available via, an information network includes an information retrieval and processing component. The information retrieval and processing component includes: (a) search query means for conducting a search of the information network to obtain references to the information relevant to a... Agent: Commonwealth Scientific And Industrial Research Organisation

20140101139 - Methods and devices for querying databases using aliasing tables on mobile devices: A method for responding to natural language financial performance queries received from a user device is provided herein. The method may include: receiving a first spoken natural language request from the user device; parsing the request into words, using a processor; searching a table of natural language words and keywords... Agent: Talvis LLC

20140101137 - System and method for a contact persona-based group in a social media network: A system and method for automatically adding users to a dynamically created virtual group for a social network. The virtual group is created on the basis of a user's current interest in topics or entities as indicated in the user's personal profile. The user's current interests can also be inferred... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.

20140101134 - System and method for iterative analysis of information content: The present invention is directed to a system and method enabling the tracking of users, content and actions in respect to online content; assigning topics to online content; providing such information for analysis at a central systems; and providing an overview of users, content and actions in the aggregate. The... Agent: Socialforce, Inc.

20140101136 - Transcoding and serving resources: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transcoding and providing resources. A query is received. A resource is generated, and the resource, when processed by a client device, causes the client device to perform various operations. The operations include displaying a search result... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101144 - Methods and systems for displaying microblog topics: Methods and mobile terminals are provided for displaying microblog topics. An example method includes, sending by a mobile terminal a post that includes at least a first geographic location of the mobile terminal to a server so that the server can search for microblog topics associated with the first geographic... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140101143 - Methods and systems for obtaining and presenting alumni data: Obtaining alumni data from a database includes storing standardized alumni data in alumni data profiles, receiving a selected data entity representing an institution, searching the alumni data profiles to locate the profiles of alumni of the institution, determining a plurality of ranked sets of data by searching the profiles of... Agent: Linkedln Corporation

20140101142 - Relationship-based search and recommendations: Techniques are described for determining relationships between user activities and determining search results and content recommendations based on the relationships. A plays-related-to-searches application may determine a relationship score between plays of a media title and searches of a query by determining a distance between a projection of the search onto... Agent: Netflix Inc.

20140101145 - Dynamic captions from social streams: Architecture that augments a search result entry caption with keywords related to topics currently being shared and discussed in other social network information sources. This can provide a much better idea of the content of the website or webpage. The architecture obtains a link from updates of social topics of... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140101146 - System and process for discovering relationships between entities based on common areas of interest: A method for generating a relevance score for at least one candidate retrieved in a search, the method comprising: initiating a query seeking at least one the candidate based upon at least one filter selected from the group consisting of: product name, product category, company name, HS code, SIC code... Agent: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation

20140101147 - Search: A computer system for assisting searching of a database of a plurality of attributes, measures and content in order to answer analytical queries, the system comprising an input device for receiving word queries requesting information and/or metrics from the database a processor configured to process word queries requesting information and/or... Agent: Neutrino Concepts Limited

20140101148 - Preference-information gathering system, preference information gathering apparatus, preference-information gathering method, and preference-information gathering program: A preference-information gathering system is capable of gathering information on every commodity and/or every service, which are each of interest to a user, as user's preference information. The preference-information gathering system includes a user portable terminal capable of storing a user identifier uniquely identifying the user, an information searching apparatus... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140101149 - Computer implemented methods and apparatus to interact with records using a publisher of an information feed of an online social network: Disclosed are methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable storage media for interacting with records using a publisher configured to publish information to a feed of a social network. In some implementations, a computing device receives a request to interact with a child record related to a parent record stored in a... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.

20140101150 - Efficient high performance scalable pipelined searching method using variable stride multibit tries: A method for high speed searching of a large database provides speed, throughput, and efficient memory usage comparable to TCAM-assisted searches without using dedicated processors. Successive groups of bits from a key are processed by tables in a search tree. The tables are constructed with different sizes and types according... Agent:

20140101152 - Proactive creation of image-based products: A method for proactively creating an image product includes storing a library of specification terms for image products by a computer system, receiving a command from a user, tokenizing the command into a plurality of tokens by the computer system, matching one or more of the tokens to the specification... Agent: Shutterfly, Inc.

20140101151 - System for display of objects: A system may generate a database of a geographical map of a navigation device. The geographical map covering a geographical area which is divided into several update regions. The system may identify at least one object in the geographical map which covers an object area in the geographical area. The... Agent:

20140101157 - Encoding non-derministic finite automaton states efficiently in a manner that permits simple and fast union operations: Deterministic Finite Automatons (DFAs) and Nondeterministic Finite Automatons (NFAs) are two typical automatons used in the Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS). Although they both perform regular expression matching, they have quite different performance and memory usage properties. DFAs provide fast and deterministic matching performance but suffer from the well-known state... Agent:

20140101158 - File handling in a hierarchical storage system: A mechanism is provided for file handling in a hierarchical storage system. A user virtual file system scans, reads and analyses data or user behavior to create or modify at least one rule or metadata. The user virtual file system identifies logical or temporal relationships of files based on the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101155 - Generating a tunable finite automaton for regular expression matching: Deterministic Finite Automatons (DFAs) and Nondeterministic Finite Automatons (NFAs) are two typical automatons used in the Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS). Although they both perform regular expression matching, they have quite different performance and memory usage properties. DFAs provide fast and deterministic matching performance but suffer from the well-known state... Agent:

20140101159 - Knowledgebase query analysis: A computerized method of analyzing a knowledgebase comprising; assembling a collection of queries made by users to obtain information from the knowledgebase; identifying in each query, sets of collocated words in that query to form a list of collocated word sets in the collection; from the list, identifying and presenting... Agent: Intelliresponse Systems Inc.

20140101153 - Naming methodologies for a hierarchical system: Methods and systems are disclosed for naming methodologies for a hierarchical system. In one embodiment, a computer implemented method of organizing instance names in a hierarchical system includes receiving a description of a hierarchical system that includes plurality of instances arranged in different branches in a plurality of hierarchical levels... Agent: Proplus Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140101156 - Regrouping non-derministic finite automaton active states to minimize distinct subsets: Deterministic Finite Automatons (DFAs) and Nondeterministic Finite Automatons (NFAs) are two typical automatons used in the Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS). Although they both perform regular expression matching, they have quite different performance and memory usage properties. DFAs provide fast and deterministic matching performance but suffer from the well-known state... Agent:

20140101154 - Simplifying grouping of data items stored in a database: An aspect of the present invention simplifies grouping of data items previously stored in a database, the data items being stored in the form of rows and columns in respective tables (in the database). In one embodiment, a system displays a cross product of values from two or more columns... Agent: Oracle Financial Services Software Limited

20140101160 - Systems and methods for classifying and transferring information in a storage network: Systems and methods for data classification to facilitate and improve data management within an enterprise are described. The disclosed systems and methods evaluate and define data management operations based on data characteristics rather than data location, among other things. Also provided are methods for generating a data structure of metadata... Agent: Commvault Systems, Inc.

20140101161 - Method and system to manage privacy of shared contact information.: A method for determining an address include the steps of registering an alias and associating it with one or more sets of contact information, providing an alias to obtain the address or other contact information, determining if the alias has been registered, resolving the alias to obtain the address.... Agent:

20140101162 - Method and system for recommending semantic annotations: A method for recommending semantic annotations on a main document and sub documents is provided. The method includes: extracting a keyword of the main document; extracting a or a set of keyword of each sub document; and generating a or a set of keyword similarity of each of the sub... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute

20140101164 - Efficient selection of queries matching a record using a cache: A method is provided for constructing a cache for storing results of previously evaluated queries in a binary tree based on a cache key. The cache is searched, by a processing device, for a node representing a set of previously evaluated queries that match a given record using an instance... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101163 - Keyword generation: This specification describes technologies relating to generation of keywords. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods that include receiving structured data describing a content item, the structured data indicating a category for the content item. The methods may further include... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101166 - Methods and systems for processing media files: Systems and methods for processing media files are described. In one embodiment, one or more events are captured having associated event data and associated with a client device, wherein each event is associated with an article and at least one of the articles is a media file, wherein at least... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101165 - Searchable and size-constrained local log repositories for tracking visitors' access to web content: A method and system for tracking visitors' access to web content using a searchable and size-constrained local log repository is disclosed. A repository indexer receives visitor logs from a remote source and indexes the logs to include a usage field indicating when or how frequently an associated visitor log was... Agent: Limelight Networks, Inc.

20140101167 - Creation of inverted index system, and data processing method and apparatus: The present disclosure relate to techniques for establishing an inverted indexing system and related data processing. The techniques may include writing, by a computing device, inverted indexes of a massive amount of data records into at least one inverted file. The computing device may then write description information of the... Agent: Alibaba Group Holding Limited

20140101169 - Information processing device, information processing method, and computer program: An information processing device according to the present technology includes an action recognition unit that recognizes an operation action of a user based on sensor information, and an action representation generation unit that analyzes operation action data showing the operation action of the user recognized by the action recognition unit... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140101168 - Technique for recycling match weight calculations: Disclosed is a system for, and method of, recycling field value weights as computed for database linking purposes. Such field value weights may be used for a search operation. In some embodiments, such weights may be used for a search operation prior to their values stabilizing during an iterative linking... Agent: Lexisnexis Risk Solutions Fl Inc.

20140101170 - Methods and systems for prefetching music for devices: Methods and systems are presented for prefetching music for devices. The disclosed method includes detecting an access to a music library through a device. The music library is associated with a user music account and is managed in cloud music storage. The disclose method further includes monitoring use activities for... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101171 - Similar document search: Described herein are methods for finding substantially similar/different sources (files and documents), and estimating similarity or difference between given sources. Similarity and difference may be found across a variety of formats. Sources may be in one or more languages such that similarity and difference may be found across any number... Agent: Abbyy Infopoisk LLC

20140101172 - Configurable dynamic matching system: A system is provided that that dynamically matches data originating from one or more data sources. The system analyzes a matching configuration file, where the matching configuration file includes one or more matching configurations. The system modifies a probabilistic matching algorithm of a matching engine at runtime based on the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140101173 - Method of providing information of main knowledge stream and apparatus for providing information of main knowledge stream: A method for providing information about a main knowledge stream is disclosed. According to an embodiment of the present invention, the method includes obtaining reference links representing reference relationships among reference documents in each of a plurality of documents stored in a database, determining one or more basic paths connecting... Agent: Korea Institute Of Science And Technology Information

20140101174 - Electronic device and multimedia file sorting method: A multimedia file sorting method for use in an electronic device is provided. The method has the following steps of: retrieving time information and location information of multimedia files stored in the electronic device; filtering the multimedia files according to the retrieved time information and the retrieved location information; and... Agent: Htc Corporation

20140101175 - System and method for sorting data: A method and apparatus that enables a user to sort data from one or more sample lots, which may be obtained via a network, such as the Internet, into a composite parameter structure. The composite parameter structure is a function of one or more parameters corresponding to one or more... Agent: Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.

20140101176 - Blended match mode dfa scanning: Disclosed is a method for simultaneously finding matches for rules that require greedy matching and comprehensive matching by executing a single Deterministic Finite Automaton (DFA). DFAs annotations are used to enable a single DFA to represent rules that require greedy and comprehensive matching. DFA descents are performed from various positions... Agent: Lsi Corporation

20140101177 - In-memory data profiling: In an example embodiment, a method of performing data profiling in an in-memory database is provided. A command requesting a data attribute calculation on data in the in-memory database may be received. The data attribute calculation may then be performed on the data in the in-memory database by utilizing a... Agent: Business Objects Software Ltd.

20140101178 - Progressive analysis for big data: According to one general aspect, a method may include receiving a data query request that includes one or more search parameters to be searched for within a plurality of files that are stored according to a hierarchical organizational structure, wherein each file includes at least one data record. The method... Agent: Bmc Software, Inc.

20140101182 - Digital publishing platform: The present subject matter relates in general to system and method of content management and content life cycle management on a digital publishing platform. More specifically, the present subject matter relates to methods and systems for publishing, collaborating, distributing, managing, and subscribing digital contents and rights using a content-centric approach.... Agent:

20140101183 - Electronic publication system: A system and method for modifying publication data in a publication system are described. An example embodiment includes receiving proposed publication data and accessing a success measurement associated with past publications within a publication system. The success measurement may indicate a measurement of success associated with the past publications. An... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20140101179 - Mapping infrastructure layout between non-corresponding datasets: A system or computer usable program product for mapping infrastructure layout between non-corresponding datasets including accessing from a memory a set of long links with points that trace the curvature of a set of linestrings, accessing from the memory a set of short links that are short enough for analytical... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101180 - Mapping infrastructure layout between non-corresponding datasets: A method for mapping infrastructure layout between non-corresponding datasets including accessing from a memory a set of long links with points that trace the curvature of a set of linestrings, accessing from the memory a set of short links that are short enough for analytical purposes wherein each short link... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101181 - Method and system for automating the editing of computer files: The present invention is a method and system for automating repetitive user actions during the text editing operations of various computer files. Computer users may commonly perform some repetitive or patterned actions while editing text files such as scripts, or editing markup files like HTML or XML, or editing source... Agent:

20140101184 - File system adapted for use with a dispersed data storage network: A computer a network interface and a central processing unit. The network interface communicates with a network. The central processing unit (CPU) is operable to receive a networked file system access request packet and to identify a root directory based on the networked file system access request packet. The CPU... Agent: Cleversafe, Inc.

20140101186 - Methods and systems for identifying similar schools: Method, apparatus, and a computer-readable storage device for determining similarities. A plurality of sets having social network service members as entities is constructed by associating each of the social network service members with each of a predetermined selection of professional outcomes by school of graduation of the member. One of... Agent: Linkedln Corporation

20140101190 - Non-transitory computer-readable recording medium having recorded browser program thereon: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium having recorded thereon a browser program running on a computer including a storage unit storing a table showing correspondences between text languages of web pages and character strings used in URLs to indicate the text languages, the program causing the computer to perform: receiving a... Agent: Konica Minolta, Inc.

20140101185 - Start pointer tracking in nfas: In a hardware engine, finding rule matches within an input stream by executing a Nondeterministic Finite Automaton (NFA) with active states tracked in parallel cells, a Start Pointer (SP) is captured by the cell beginning a match and passed from cell to cell until the match completes, when it is... Agent: Lsi Corporation

20140101188 - User interface operating method and electronic device with the user interface and program product storing program for operating the user interface: A user interface operating method, an electronic device with the user interface and a program product storing a program for operating the user interface are disclosed. A user interface operating method includes steps of displaying a time image, a multimedia object corresponding to a time point in the time image,... Agent: Industrial Technology Research Institute

20140101187 - Using a tunable finite automaton for regular expression matching: Deterministic Finite Automatons (DFAs) and Nondeterministic Finite Automatons (NFAs) are two typical automatons used in the Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS). Although they both perform regular expression matching, they have quite different performance and memory usage properties. DFAs provide fast and deterministic matching performance but suffer from the well-known state... Agent:

20140101189 - Using calendar events to modify notification and alert behavior, system and method: A system configured to receive and modify notifications based on calendar events and user-defined rules. The system includes a server that implements a calendar event modification module. The module performs a method that includes receiving search criteria associated with an action. The action instructs the server to either ignore notifications... Agent:

20140101191 - Performing a search for a document: A system for performing a search for a document in a collection of documents (11) is presented. A user input unit (1) enables a user to indicate a part of a search term. An auto completion unit (2) determines one or more completions of the part of the search term... Agent: Koninklijke Philips N.v.

20140101193 - Generating snippets for prominent users for information retrieval queries: Implementations include receiving trigger query data, the trigger query data identifying one or more trigger queries and one or more sets of authoritative users, each set of authoritative users being associated with a respective trigger query, providing a plurality of trigger query and authoritative user pairs, each trigger query and... Agent: Google Inc.

20140101195 - Incremental visual query processing with holistic feature feedback: To reduce communication costs and computational complexity, only a subset of ranked SIFT points within a query image for a visual search request is transmitted to the visual search server in each iteration of an incremental search. For each candidate match, a flag identifying the matching points is returned by... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20140101196 - Information delivery using queries and changeable database containing queries, advisory information, and flow logic: A data storage system may contain a changeable database that includes: advisory information that includes the content of at least one advisory statement for addressing an issue with equipment; query information that includes the content of at least one query delivered to the equipment; and flow logic information indicating a... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

20140101192 - Relationship-based search and recommendations: Techniques are described for determining relationships between user activities and determining search results and content recommendations based on the relationships. A plays-related-to-searches application may determine a relationship score between plays of a media title and searches of a query by determining a distance between a projection of the search onto... Agent: Netflix Inc.

20140101194 - Searchable web whois: Systems and methods for searching domain names and owner information associated with the domain names in a web-based Whols search tool. Systems including one or more databases and one or more text indexes may store data including the domain names and owner information, and index text-searchable portions of the data.... Agent:

20140101198 - Cloud-based skip tracing application: A method executed at least in part in a computing device for providing cloud based skip tracing is provided. The method includes providing a cloud based service enabling data interchange with a plurality of vendors providing skip tracing services and receiving at the cloud based service and from a user... Agent: Innovation Software, LLC

20140101199 - Rest and odata object navigation: According to some embodiments, a method and apparatus are provided to receive a request for a REST or OData object at an input field and suggest a file associated with the REST or OData object.... Agent:

20140101197 - User engagement in a social network using indications of acknowledgement: A method and system for enhancing and incentivizing user engagement with indications of acknowledgement at a social network is described. An acknowledgement application receives indications of acknowledgement associated with at least one information item from a first user and at least one second user at a social network. The acknowledgement... Agent:

20140101200 - Metric gathering and reporting system for identifying database performance and throughput problems: A database back end system includes a monitoring server operable to poll a first database for a first query running on the first database and add the first query to a query list in a second database, and a reporting server operable to normalize the first query, analyze the second... Agent: Dell Products, Lp

20140101201 - Distributed data warehouse: Methods and data structures are provided for allowing data mining with improved efficiency. During processing of a usage log (or multiple logs) for an activity, such as a usage logfile of network search activity, a common fact table is generated. The common fact table allows a plurality of auxiliary data... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140101202 - File access using counter locking mechanism: In an embodiment, a method is provided for accessing a file node. In this method, a file access request specifying a file node to be accessed by way of a file system is received at a server from a client device. A counter is referenced to identify that the file... Agent: Sap Ag

20140101203 - Enforcing policies over linked xml resources: A system and method generate an ontology of linked resources. The method includes providing a policy comprising at least one logical rule which is to hold across an ontology of linked resources and initializing a set of resources with an initial subset of the set of resources, each resource in... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20140101204 - Method and system for providing a clarity grade for a gem: A method and system for generating a clarity grading look-up table includes collecting actual inclusion parameter data for a plurality of gems, where the actual inclusion parameter data includes an actual clarity grade and an actual inclusion parameter data combination. A mathematical relationship between a clarity grade and a particular... Agent: Gemological Institute Of America, Inc. (gia)

20140101205 - Efficient pushdown of joins in a heterogeneous database system involving a large-scale low-power cluster: A system and method for allocating join processing between and RDBMS and an assisting cluster. In one embodiment, the method estimates a cost of performing the join completely in the RDBMS and the cost of performing the join with the assistance of a cluster coupled to the RDBMS. The cost... Agent:

20140101206 - Methods and systems for agnostic data storage: Methods and systems of agnostic data storage are provided. The agnostic data storage systems and methods store data records of various data types from different data sources. The method stores IDs and data elements of data records in different data tables. IDs of data records are stored in a first... Agent:

20140101207 - System and method for storing a dataset of image tiles: System and method for storing a dataset of image tiles. Method includes determining a number of zoom levels, accessing a cluster file that includes a subset of the zoom levels, and accessing the image tiles. For each of the image tiles, a cluster name is computed. For each of the... Agent: The Government Of The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy

20140101208 - Keyword-based user interface in electronic device: A method for providing a user interface (UI) in an electronic device includes determining at least a starting keyword from a given target database, and associating each said starting keyword with a function of the electronic device; determining at least a linking keyword from a user profile database; creating a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140101209 - System, method and computer program product for conditionally performing garbage collection: In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for conditionally performing garbage collection. These mechanisms and methods for conditionally performing garbage collection can enable reduced application delay, improved data management efficiency, enhanced customer response, etc.... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc

20140101210 - Image processing apparatus capable of easily setting files that can be stored, method of controlling the same, and storage medium: An image processing apparatus capable of easily setting files permitted to be stored and also enables editing of the files which are stored. A HDD is capable of storing files. A document management section manages basic extensions each indicative of a type of a file permitted to be stored in... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20140101211 - Transaction feedback data collection: Technologies and implementations for collecting feedback related to the occurrence of transactions are generally disclosed.... Agent:

20140101213 - Computer-readable recording medium, execution control method, and information processing apparatus: A slave computer reads a plurality of input files that have different formats and generates, for each of the input files, an intermediate file that has added thereto, as a join key, data in a type of column that is common to the input files. The slave computer sorts data... Agent: Fujitsu Limited

20140101212 - Document management systems and methods: A system for managing files over a network comprises a first computer hosting managed folders and files and one or more second computers. The first computer comprises database management software, server software such as server pipe software, and a first unique token. The second computer comprises a software module adapted... Agent:

  
04/03/2014 > 134 patent applications in 66 patent subcategories.

20140095427 - Seo results analysis based on first order data: Search query analytic reports may assist a website operator in understanding web traffic patterns in relation to the website. A search query analytic report may be generated by receiving web search data for a website from multiple data sources and assigning the web search data into multiple website-specific categories of... Agent: Rimm-kaufman Group, LLC

20140095430 - Creating a single social graph for a user: The present invention is directed to methods and systems for providing personal connection alerts. The user desires to have a personal connection with a target person. An indicator for a target is provided by the user. The indicator is often the name of the target, but can also be a... Agent: Linkedln Corporation

20140095428 - Systems and methods for applying an analytical model to performance analysis: Aspects of the present disclosure describe systems and methods for providing active session history data to users for use in database performance analysis. In various aspects, active session history data obtained from monitoring a database and/or database system over a period of time may be segmented into multiple dimensions. The... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095429 - Systems and methods for redistributing data in a relational database: Systems and methods for redistributing data in a relational database are disclosed. In one embodiment, the database includes a plurality of rows of data distributed across a plurality of slices of a table in the database. The database system is configured to distribute the rows of data across the slices... Agent: Clustrix, Inc.

20140095433 - Providing profile information using servers: A method includes: generating profile data for users including a first user, the profile data related to contacts or persons used in messages to or from each user; generating, via a server platform, parameters corresponding to the profile data for ranking contacts or persons; and transmitting the parameters to client... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20140095431 - Raaf merger, acquisition, divestiture methodology: Different advantageous embodiments provide for data separation and data integration. A customizable toolset is implemented on an enterprise resource planning system to selectively purge or mask data in a replicated database.... Agent: T.g.r. Group, Inc.

20140095432 - Schema versioning for cloud hosted databases: Methods and apparatus are provided in which applications that run on different devices can be upgraded with migration of data to a new database format. A method of upgrading a first version of an application installed on a first device to a second version is provided, where first and second... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140095434 - Methods and apparatus for electronic file use and management: Methods and apparatus are disclosed for facilitating online storage of files (e.g., audio tracks, video, etc.) for playback/access or sale/exchange by the owners of the files without violating copyrights that copyright holders have in the files. For example, by providing a playback service that does not store additional versions of... Agent:

20140095435 - Automated document replication in a distributed computing system: In a method of automated document replication in a distributed computing system, a document at a first node of a distributed computing system is analyzed. Based on the analysis, it is determined whether the document has a multi-node affinity. In response to determining that the document has a multi-node affinity,... Agent: Vmware,inc.

20140095436 - Data management: The described embodiments include a computing device that enables the placement of data guards on data items (e.g., files, data in an application, etc.). The data guard is associated with a conflict priority that is used to determine users that are permitted to make changes to the data item. When... Agent: Apple Inc.

20140095437 - Computing system and related data management method thereof: A method of performing data management in a computing system comprises performing a checkpointing operation comprising storing checkpoint of the computing system, writing a plurality of nodes in a plurality of node blocks in a sequential write method after the checkpointing operation, each of the plurality of nodes comprising position... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095438 - Tracking row and object database activity into block level heatmaps: A method, apparatus, and system for tracking row and object database activity into block level heatmaps is provided. Database activity including reads, writes, and creates can be tracked by a database management system at the finest possible level of granularity, or the row and object level. To efficiently record the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095439 - Optimizing data block size for deduplication: Provided herein is technology relating to data deduplication and particularly, but not exclusively, to methods and systems for determining an efficiently optimal size of data blocks to use for backing up a data source. Also provided herein are systems for identifying duplicate data in data backup applications.... Agent: Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

20140095440 - Computer system, server and data management method: It is provided a computer system, comprising a server and first and second storage systems. The first storage system stores deduplicated data sharing at least a part of data with other data, shared data shared by a plurality of pieces of the deduplicated data, and first type data representing a... Agent: Hitachi, Ltd.

20140095441 - Archiving data in database management systems: According to one embodiment of the present invention, at least a portion of data from a first processing system is archived onto a second processing system based on partitions of the data. A query received at the first processing system is processed at the second processing system to retrieve archived... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095443 - Archiving data in database management systems: At least a portion of data from a first processing system is archived onto a second processing system based on partitions of the data. A query received at the first processing system is processed at the second processing system to retrieve archived data satisfying the received query in response to... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095445 - Generation of archiver queries for continuous queries over archived relations: A method may include receiving a continuous query identified by an archived relation associated with an application. The method may also include generating a physical query plan. Additionally, the method may include constructing a structured query language (SQL) equivalent expression corresponding to an attribute utilized by the operator and/or constructing... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095447 - Operator sharing for continuous queries over archived relations: A continuous query identified by an archived relation of an application may be received. A physical query plan may be generated for the continuous query and/or a child operator plan may be identified. A buffer operator may be inserted between the child operator and its parent operator and/or the event... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095446 - State initialization algorithm for continuous queries over archived relations: In some examples, a method may include receiving a continuous query, the continuous query being identified based at least in part on an archived relation associated with an application. The method may also include generating a physical query plan for the continuous query. In some examples, the method may also... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095444 - State initialization for continuous queries over archived views: A method may include receiving a continuous query identified by an archived view. The method may also include creating the archived view, the archived view identified by a join query related to two or more archived relations associated with an application and/or generating a query plan for the continuous query.... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095442 - Techniques for lifecycle state management and in-database archiving: Techniques for lifecycle state management and in-database archiving are described. Activity tracking refers to techniques that collect statistics related to user access patterns, such as the frequency or recency with which users access particular database elements. The statistics gathered through activity tracking can be supplied to data classification techniques to... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095448 - Automated information lifecycle management using low access patterns: A method, apparatus, and system for automated information lifecycle management using low access patterns in a database management system are provided. A user or the database can store policy data that defines an archiving action when meeting an activity-level condition on one or more database objects. The archiving actions may... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095450 - Custom policy driven data placement and information lifecycle management: A method, apparatus, and system for custom policy driven data placement and information lifecycle management in a database management system are provided. A user or database application can specify declarative custom policies that define the movement and transformation of stored database objects. A custom policy defines, for a database object,... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095449 - Policy driven data placement and information lifecycle management: A method, apparatus, and system for policy driven data placement and information lifecycle management in a database management system are provided. A user or database application can specify declarative policies that define the movement and transformation of stored database objects. The policies are associated with a database object and may... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095451 - System and method for minimizing data recovery window: A computer-based system includes a backup server, a production server, a recovery agent that executes on the production server, a database on the production server, a backup database on the backup server, and a meta data file on the backup server. The meta data file includes file names, a file... Agent: Ca, Inc.

20140095452 - In place point-in-time recovery of pluggable databases: In an approach, a database server maintains a container database which comprises: one or more pluggable databases, a root database that stores an undo log for rolling back transactions on the consolidated database, and a redo log for replaying modifications to the container database. The database server restores a particular... Agent:

20140095454 - Message validation in a service-oriented architecture: Message validation in a service-oriented architecture defines a message structure using XML data types. Context-independent validity constraints are specified using an XML schema. Context-specific validity constrains are specified in an intermediary data structure for a specific service operation. A service interface including the XML schema and the intermediary data structure... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095453 - Real-time automatic database diagnostic monitor: A method for obtaining data items from an unresponsive database host. The method includes receiving an indication that the database host is unresponsive, receiving, from a management server via a diagnostic connection, a first request for a first organized data item, and sending a first query, using a first interface,... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095455 - Heat indices for file systems and block storage: Techniques and mechanisms are provided to allow for selective optimization, including deduplication and/or compression, of portions of files and data blocks. Data access is monitored to generate a heat index for identifying sections of files and volumes that are frequently and infrequently accessed. These frequently used portions may be left... Agent: Dell Products L.p.

20140095456 - System and method for document version curation with reduced storage requirements: A system and method for curation of document versions with significantly reduced storage requirements. In some embodiments, all or substantially all versions of a document are at least initially retained. Based on various criteria, versions of the document are selectively deleted while preserving the versions that are likely to provide... Agent: Open Text S.a.

20140095457 - Regulating data storage based on popularity: Technology is disclosed for regulating data storage based on a popularity of data files (“the technology”). Various embodiments of the technology includes maintaining a fixed durability level of data files stored in a storage system by regulating a number of copies of the data files stored in the storage system.... Agent: Nextbit Systems Inc.

20140095458 - Storage device for storing directory entries, directory entry lookup apparatus and method, and storage medium storing directory entry lookup program: A storage device, a directory entry lookup method for the storage device, and a host running the method can provide a quick directory entry lookup. The host includes an interface for exchanging data with the storage device which stores a multi-level hash table comprising directory entries of each directory, and... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095459 - Supporting coordinated access to a file system's shared storage using automatic alignment of a parallel file access protocol and metadata management: Embodiments of the invention relate to supporting coordinated access to a file system's shared disk storage subsystem using an automatic alignment of a parallel file access protocol and metadata management on a per object basis. A file server (among servers in the cluster) receives a client's request to access a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095460 - Crowdsourcing viewable events: Embodiments are disclosed to provide the crowdsourcing of viewable events. Crowdsourcing can be used to determine what is viewable in a particular venue, such as a restaurant, bar, or private home. Information about venues and events is populated in a database by a plurality of users. Events are associated with... Agent:

20140095461 - Communicating bookmarked webpage requests to search engines: Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media are provided for informing search engines of requests for web pages bookmarked in association with a browser, and permitting such requests to be logged by the search engines as search queries. When a browser receives a request from a user for a bookmarked Uniform... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140095466 - Entity assessment and ranking: General entity retrieval and ranking is described. A first set of documents is retrieved from one or more document repositories based on a query formed according to the topic. The first set of documents is characterized based on its first set of metadata values. One or more candidate entities are... Agent:

20140095462 - Hybrid execution of continuous and scheduled queries: Techniques for implementing the hybrid execution of continuous and scheduled queries are provided. In some examples, a query engine may be initialized with relational data from at least a first source. For example, the first source may include a database or other system that can provide historical data. Additionally, the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095464 - Information providing system, information providing device, information providing method and program: The information providing device comprises a display unit; a first obtaining unit for obtaining the content through the network to to cause the display unit to display the content; an extraction unit for extracting a target phrase for search from the content; a search unit for sequentially searching contents on... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation

20140095465 - Method and apparatus for determining rank of web pages based upon past content portion selections: A method for determining the significance of a web page, or a portion thereof, is disclosed. Accordingly, a search engine or some other application analyzes user-selected content portions (as well as user-provided comments associated with the portions) of a document to determine a document relevance score (e.g. Content Selection Rank)... Agent:

20140095463 - Product search engine: The present invention facilitates product searches on a personal computer, mobile or other device from remote sites via widget lookup using a computed image signature and optional product information extracted using a template in order to retrieve a list of the same or similar products available at other sites. The... Agent:

20140095467 - Method and system for memory efficient, update optimized, transactional full-text index view maintenance: Methods and systems are directed to an update-optimized and memory-efficient method for transactional full-text index view maintenance. Embodiments include a method and system of reducing the overhead requirements of maintaining a transactional index view in the case of a large number of updates at any particular time. The method involves... Agent: Emc Corporation

20140095468 - Hardware for table scan acceleration: Techniques for processing a query are provided. One or more operations that are required to process a query are performed by a coprocessor that is separate from a general purpose microprocessor that executes query processing software. The query processing software receives a query, determines one or more operations that are... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095472 - Adaptive query optimization: Techniques for processing queries are provided. In one approach, an execution plan for a query includes multiple sub-plans, one or more of which are selected at runtime while one or more other sub-plans are not executed during execution of the execution plan. In another approach, data about misestimate is generated... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095470 - Database query in a share-nothing database architecture: Data query in a share-nothing database includes obtaining a query request and generating an optimized access plan with respect to the query request. The query request relates to external data stored in an external data source and contains a definition for expected distribution of the external data. The data query... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095471 - Join operations for continuous queries over archived views: A continuous query may be received, the continuous query being identified based at least in part on an archived view. The archived view may be created and/or identified based at least in part on a join query related to two or more archived relations associated with an application, at least... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095469 - Optimization of database query: Described herein is a technology for facilitating optimization of database queries is described herein. In some implementations, a first query is received. At least one scenario for optimization is automatically recognized by detecting specific syntax in the query. A second query is then automatically generated by re-writing the first query... Agent: Sap Ag

20140095474 - Creating and using data that indicates misestimates of actual costs: Techniques for processing queries are provided. In one approach, an execution plan for a query includes multiple sub-plans, one or more of which are selected at runtime while one or more other sub-plans are not executed during execution of the execution plan. In another approach, data about misestimate is generated... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095473 - Managing continuous queries in the presence of subqueries: Techniques for managing continuous queries that include subqueries are provided. In some examples, a continuous query that includes at least a subquery may be identified. Additionally, the subquery may be processed to obtain a first result or generate a logical subquery plan. Further, in some instances, the continuous query may... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095475 - Triggering hard parses: Techniques for processing queries are provided. In one approach, an execution plan for a query includes multiple sub-plans, one or more of which are selected at runtime while one or more other sub-plans are not executed during execution of the execution plan. In another approach, data about misestimate is generated... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095476 - Database comparison system and method: A System and method include receiving a request for data at a programmed computer, the request identifying a field and an operation for an embedded database, translating the request via the programmed computer into multiple requests tailored to schemas of multiple different databases, estimating a cost to execute the request... Agent: Sap Ag

20140095486 - Aggregation source routing: The present disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for optimizing aggregation services. The methods and systems for optimizing aggregation routing over a network of computers may comprise computing hardware and software, wherein the software comprises computer readable instructions that cause the computing hardware to receive a request... Agent: Moneydesktop, Inc.

20140095479 - Device, method, and system for recipe recommendation and recipe ingredient management: A method, device, and system for generating a list of recipe recommendations includes determining the type and quantity of ingredients available to a user of a mobile computing device or smart storage. The available ingredients may be determined using text input or voice input from the user. A camera may... Agent:

20140095488 - Distributed globally accessible information network implemented for retrieving in real time live data from a community information network: A distributed information network is constructed for gathering information from sites distributed across a globally accessible computer network, i.e., the Internet. The distributed information network preferably includes a root server that stores a list of multiple distributed sites each represented by metadata. A network browser delivers an information search request... Agent: Thinkstream, Inc.

20140095489 - Dynamic submission and preference indicator: Indicating preference for a content contribution is disclosed. A request for information associated with the content contribution is received from a first entity. The status of the content contribution is determined. A response is provided to the first entity. Determining the status of the content contribution includes determining whether a... Agent: Linkedin Corporation

20140095478 - Establishing \"is a\" relationships for a taxonomy: Disclosed are methods for returning to a user an answer to the question “what is <string>.” Concepts and classes to which the concepts belong are determined from a corpus, such as taxonomy. The concepts are mapped to categories according to the structure of the taxonomy. Homonyms for words are collected... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

20140095483 - Processing events for continuous queries on archived relations: Techniques for counting event changes with archived relations are provided. In some examples, a query that identifies at least a data object may be identified. Additionally, the query may be evaluated against historical data associated with the data object. Additionally, in some instances, a listening service may be registered with... Agent:

20140095485 - Processing program data for medical pumps: An apparatus for maintaining a library of program data for medical pumps, the apparatus comprising: memory loaded with a database, the database including a plurality of program data records and a plurality of data key records, each program data record containing a set of program data items, at least some... Agent: Smiths Medical Asd, Inc.

20140095481 - Searching digital receipts at a mobile device: The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for searching digital receipts at a mobile device. A customer mobile device receives and stores one or more digital receipts. The one or more digital receipts correspond to transactions conducted with a merchant. A user can select search criteria... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

20140095482 - Searching digital receipts at a mobile device: The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for searching digital receipts at a mobile device. A customer mobile device receives and stores one or more digital receipts. The one or more digital receipts correspond to transactions conducted with a merchant. A user can select search criteria... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

20140095480 - Semantic zoom for related content: Among other things, one or more techniques and/or systems are provided for displaying a related content view within a search interface. That is, a search interface, such as a search application, may provide search results that are relevant to a query submitted through the search interface. For example, a main... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140095477 - System and method for enhancing search experience of a user of a communication device: Embodiments of the present invention may enable a communication device to search for multiple results from a database by using a single search query. The communication device may include a display screen, a processor, and a memory coupled to the processor. The memory may include a database and an instruction... Agent: Avaya Inc.

20140095487 - System and method using specialized computers and software for creating wine and music pairings: A system, method, specialized computers, and software for improving wine consumption experience is disclosed. In some configurations, descriptors for wine and or music may be determined. Wine and music profiles may be generated. Wine-music pairs may be created in certain configurations. In some configurations, a user may use certain configurations... Agent:

20140095484 - Tagging social media postings that reference a subject based on their content: A system may identify and tag social media postings that contain information of interest about a subject. The system may determine whether any of the social media postings that do not contain information indicative of the subject were posted in a context that is indicative of the subject; determine whether... Agent: Toyota Motor Sales, U.s.a., Inc.

20140095490 - Ranking supervised hashing: Aspects of the present invention provide a tool for hash-based indexing. In an embodiment, a ranked dataset having a plurality of data items is obtained. Every data item in the ranked dataset has a ranking with respect to every other data item in the ranked dataset. A ranking triplet matrix... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095491 - Video and digital multimedia aggregator: The present invention utilizes an aggregator for searching, packaging and delivering content. The aggregator processes requests, searches, provides search results and acquires content. The aggregator, operating in a communications network, includes a request and results processing server, a search engine server coupled to the request and results processing server and... Agent: ComcastIPHoldings I, LLC

20140095492 - Reputation based on multiple perspectives on somebody's personality from qualified associations: A method, system, and apparatus for presenting information on a user in a social network is disclosed. In some embodiments, this includes analyzing a user profile for character traits, wherein the user profile is populated with information provided by third party users, determining a number of times the user has... Agent:

20140095493 - Document relevancy analysis within machine learning systems: Systems and methods that quantify document relevance for a document relative to a training corpus and select a best match or best matches are provided herein. Methods may include generating an example-based explanation for relevancy of a document to a training corpus by executing a support vector machine classifier, the... Agent:

20140095496 - Method and apparatus for providing user-corrected search results: An approach is provided for providing user-corrected search results. The explanation platform processes and/or facilitates a processing of one or more search results to calculate a ranking of the one or more search results. Next, the explanation platform determines one or more parameters related to calculating the ranking, one or... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20140095494 - System and method for distributed search-by-content: A method for conducting search-by-content is provided. The method includes responsive to an input multimedia content item provided to a user device, checking if the input multimedia content item matches at least one concept of a plurality of concepts cached in the user device; retrieving characteristics set for a user... Agent: Cortica, Ltd.

20140095495 - Systems and methods for promoting personalized search results based on personal information: A method is performed at a server system having one or more processors and memory. The server receives a search query from a user and identifies a list of search results associated with the search query. Each search result has an initial position in the list. The server identifies a... Agent: Google Inc.

20140095500 - Explanatory animation generation: Various embodiments included herein include at least one of systems, methods, and software for explanatory animation generation. Some embodiments include receiving data representative of at least two data items, each data item to be presented as a node. Relationships between these data items are discovered in an interrelated dataset and... Agent: Sap Ag

20140095497 - Managing geographic region information: In an implementation, geographic region information is managed through storage, in a database, of respective sets of coordinates of elements and region identifiers of a plurality of geographic regions that are mapped onto the respective sets of coordinates of elements, in which the plurality of geographic regions are expanded to... Agent: Longsand Limited

20140095499 - Processing program data for medical pumps: An apparatus for maintaining a library of program data for medical pumps, the apparatus comprising: memory loaded with a database, the database including a plurality of program data records and a plurality of data key records, each program data record containing a set of program data items, at least some... Agent:

20140095501 - System and method of integrating enterprise applications: The present disclosure includes systems and techniques relating to enterprise application integration. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in a computer system including a service oriented architecture (SOA), where the system includes a composite application configured to present sales targeted information... Agent: Accenture Global Services Limited

20140095498 - Systems and methods for facilitating access to documents via a set of content selection tags: Systems and methods are provided to facilitate access to documents via a set of content selection tags. According to one embodiment, information is received from a content reader. For example, a content controller may receive information from a content reader via a Web site. A set of content selection tags... Agent: Goldman, Sachs & Co.

20140095502 - Clustering a table in a relational database management system: Techniques are provided that address the problems associated with prior approaches for clustering a fact table in a relational database management system. According to one aspect of the invention, a database server clusters a fact table in a database based on one or more dimension tables. More specifically, rows are... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095503 - Compile-time grouping of tuples in a streaming application: A system and a method for initializing a streaming application are disclosed. The method may include initializing a streaming application for execution on one or more compute nodes which are adapted to execute one or more stream operators. The method may, during a compiling of code, identify whether a processing... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095506 - Compile-time grouping of tuples in a streaming application: A system and a method for initializing a streaming application are disclosed. The method may include initializing a streaming application for execution on one or more compute nodes which are adapted to execute one or more stream operators. The method may, during a compiling of code, identify whether a processing... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095507 - Library apparatus: A library apparatus according to an aspect of the present invention includes a plurality of magazines each including medium slots in which corresponding removable storage media are stored, and a magazine ID for identifying itself; at least one magazine slot each of which, at a time when one of the... Agent: Nec Corporation

20140095505 - Performance and scalability in an intelligent data operating layer system: Systems and methods that allow for an intelligence platform for distributed processing of big data sets including both structured and unstructured data types across two or more intelligent data operation engine servers. The intelligent data operation engine servers can form a conceptual understanding of content in each electronic file and... Agent: Longsand Limited

20140095504 - Systems and methods for cataloging user-generated content: Systems and methods are described herein for cataloging user-generated content. In one embodiment, user-generated content is received, and metadata associated with the user-generated content may be captured. The metadata may be automatically analyzed to determine one or more common characteristics of the user generated content. For example, it may be... Agent: United Video Properties, Inc.

20140095508 - Efficient selection of queries matching a record using a cache: A method is provided for constructing a cache for storing results of previously evaluated queries in a binary tree based on a cache key. The cache is searched, by a processing device, for a node representing a set of previously evaluated queries that match a given record using an instance... Agent: International Business Machines

20140095510 - Information presentation method, system, client and/or server: Systems and methods are provided for presenting information. For example, a trigger command is acquired; one or more first points of interest are selected based on at least information associated with the trigger command; a first zone associated with the first points of interest is acquired from an electronic map,... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140095509 - Method of tagging content lacking geotags with a location: A method including: at a system, determining a set of user accounts associated with a first user for each of a set of social networking services, an event timeframe for an event, and an event location for the event; receiving, at the system, a set of digital content generated by... Agent: Banjo, Inc.

20140095511 - Multiple index based information retrieval system: An information retrieval system uses phrases to index, retrieve, organize and describe documents. Phrases are identified that predict the presence of other phrases in documents. Documents are the indexed according to their included phrases. The document index is partitioned into multiple indexes, including a primary index and a secondary index.... Agent: Google Inc.

20140095512 - Ranking supervised hashing: Aspects of the present invention provide a tool for hash-based indexing. In an embodiment, a ranked dataset having a plurality of data items is obtained. Every data item in the ranked dataset has a ranking with respect to every other data item in the ranked dataset. A ranking triplet matrix... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095513 - Collection and reporting of customer survey data: The embodiments may provide a system for managing survey data including a survey metadata handler configured to receive survey metadata for a survey type, and a survey result handler configured to receive one or more completed or partially completed surveys providing one or more answers to questions corresponding to the... Agent:

20140095514 - Ordinal positioning of content items based on viewport: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for adjusting ordinal positions for content item slots in response to determining that a content item slot with a highest slot ordinal position relative to the other content item slots in a resource is not within a... Agent:

20140095515 - Real time single-sweep detection of key words and content analysis: A system and method are provided for real-time analysis of text. During a single sweep through the text, a detection tree is used to identify a sequence of characters in the text from a large dictionary of keywords. When a keyword is detected a rule tally database is updated. An... Agent:

20140095516 - Profile construction using location-based aggregate profile information: Systems and methods are disclosed for creating a user profile for a subject user based on historical aggregate profile data for locations at which the subject user was previously located. In one embodiment, one or more location and time period pairs are determined for the subject user, each defining a... Agent: Waldeck Technology, LLC

20140095518 - Calculated measures as attribute filters: Systems and methods for using calculated measures as attribute filters are provided. In example embodiments, a query for a result set is processed. The query includes a filter attribute that is absent from a base table from which the result set is to be obtained. A set of measures associated... Agent: Sap Ag

20140095517 - Predicate result cache: In token compression, a column value is represented by a encoded token. During early predicate evaluation, the result that a decoded token in a column does not satisfy a predicate condition in a predicate conjunction is recorded in a cache as a “FALSE”. Such a result not only means that... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095519 - Evaluating xml full text search: Processes, machines, and stored instructions are provided for storing posting lists for tokens in XML documents and using the posting lists to process queries. For each occurrence of a token in the XML documents, a document processor adds an entry to a list for the token. The entry for the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095523 - Apparatus and method for converting vo: An apparatus and a method for converting a value object (VO) are disclosed. An object generating unit reads out data recorded in an input file in specific units, and generates the VO corresponding to the specific units. An object processing unit includes a byte array storing a column value included... Agent: Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

20140095521 - Data augmentation: A data augmentation machine may form all or part of a data augmentation system that is configured to augment data. The data augmentation machine may be configured (e.g., by one or more software modules) to access data (e.g., by crawling one or more public or private networks), extract metadata based... Agent: Discern, Inc.

20140095520 - Pruning disk blocks of a clustered table in a relational database management system: Techniques are provided for generating a “dimensional zonemap” that allows a database server to avoid scanning disk blocks of a fact table based on filter predicates in a query that qualify one or more dimension tables. The zonemap divides the fact table into sets of contiguous disk blocks referred to... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095522 - Reference data segmentation from single to multiple tables: Embodiments of the present invention can be used to improve cross reference look-up performance by performing multi-table data segmentation. In accordance with an embodiment, a method of multi-table data segmentation can comprise augmenting each of a plurality of definition files associated with a database table with multi-table data. The method... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095524 - Managing item queries: A network-based service may be provided for facilitating queries for a number of items, such as travel services. A user may submit a query including criteria for determining one or more relevant items. Based on the submitted query, the network-based service may present the user with information regarding the actions... Agent: Expedia, Inc.

20140095525 - Tactical query to continuous query conversion: Techniques for managing tactical query to continuous query conversion are provided. In some examples, a tactical query configured to enable the pulling of business event data from a database to a query engine may be determined. For example, a query engine may be configured with the tactical query. The configuration... Agent:

20140095526 - Random number generator in a mpp database: A random number generation process generated uncorrelated random numbers from identical random number sequences on parallel processing database segments of an MPP database without communications between the segments by establishing a different starting position in the sequence on each segment using an identifier that is unique to each segment, query... Agent:

20140095527 - Expanding high level queries: A received query is modified by identifying one or more words or phrases in the query that have known associations with stored data upon which the query can be executed, determining whether each of the one or more words or phrases is associated with an attribute name corresponding to stored... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095528 - Contextual query revision: Apparatus, systems and methods for contextual query revision are disclosed. A current search query is received during a search session. The current search query includes one or more current search tokens. Potentially inaccurate search tokens are identified from the one or more current search tokens. A possible replacement token is... Agent: Google Inc.

20140095529 - Configurable data windows for archived relations: Techniques for managing configurable data windows for streams and/or archived relations are provided. In some examples, a query that identifies at least a data stream or an archived relation may be identified. Additionally, a configurable window size may be identified. In some instances, the query may be initialized with at... Agent:

20140095530 - Container database: A container database may contain multiple database dictionaries, each database dictionary defining a pluggable database. When database sessions are established on a container DBMS, each database session is given access to a pluggable database by establishing the respective database dictionary of the pluggable database as the database dictionary for that... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095531 - Dynamic output selection using highly optimized data structures: A node container is constructed with multiple binary tree views. A processing device creates a primary view binary tree within the node container based on a primary key. A set of records that match fields of the primary key is chained to the primary view. The processing device also creates... Agent: International Business Machines

20140095533 - Fast path evaluation of boolean predicates: Techniques for managing fast path evaluation of Boolean predicates are provided. In some examples, the fast path evaluation may be based at least in part on received queries and/or query statements associated with a database and/or streaming data. In some examples, a first instruction for enabling execution of a subset... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095535 - Managing continuous queries with archived relations: Techniques for managing continuous queries with archived relations are provided. In some examples, a query that includes at least a data stream may be identified. Additionally, the query may be initialized with at least a portion of historical data. Further, in some instances, the query may be evaluated based at... Agent:

20140095532 - Methods and systems for identifying local search queries: Methods and systems are provided for determining whether a search query with an observed number of occurrences in a set of search queries is a local search query. In accordance with one implementation, a method is provided that comprises determining an expected number of occurrences of a search query and... Agent: Aol Inc.

20140095534 - Semi-join acceleration: Techniques for processing a query are provided. One or more operations that are required to process a query are performed by a coprocessor that is separate from a general purpose microprocessor that executes query processing software. The query processing software receives a query, determines one or more operations that are... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095536 - System and method for analysis of muitimedia content items: A method and server for analyzing a multimedia content item are provided. The method comprises receiving a multimedia content item; extracting from the multimedia content item a plurality of multimedia elements; generating at least one signature for each of the plurality of multimedia elements; for each of the plurality of... Agent: Cortica, Ltd.

20140095538 - Digital file distribution in a social network system: Systems and methods for obtaining a digital file similar to one used by a device associated with a member of a social network are provided. Digital file information about the digital file is stored on a web-based social network database. The digital file may be located on the same server... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20140095537 - Real-time business event analysis and monitoring: Techniques for managing real-time business event analysis and monitoring are provided. In some examples, a logical request may be received at a business intelligence server configured with a continuous query service. Additionally, the continuous query service may be configured to translate the logical request into a physical request. Further, business... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095539 - System and method for asynchronous client server session communication: The invention provides a session-based bi-directional multi-tier client-server asynchronous information database search and retrieval system for sending a character-by-character string of data to an intelligent server that can be configured to immediately analyze the lengthening string character-by-character and return to the client increasingly appropriate database information as the client sends... Agent: Masterobjects, Inc.

20140095541 - Managing risk with continuous queries: Techniques for managing risks with continuous queries are provided. In some examples, a selection of a data object enabled to provide a real-time stream of business event data may be received. The selection may be received by a user associated with the business event data. Additionally, a continuous query language... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095540 - Mechanism to chain continuous queries: Techniques for implementing mechanisms for chaining continuous queries are provided. In some examples, results of a first continuous query may be stored in a data object. For example, the first continuous query may be configured to process business event data and store the results in the data object. Additionally, a... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095542 - Interactive data mining: A data mining system receives a data set that includes a plurality of columns of data. The system determines correlations between columns of data of the data set and displays an interactive listing of a plurality of pairs of columns based on the correlations. The listing includes preview information based... Agent:

20140095543 - Parameterized continuous query templates: Techniques for managing parameterized continuous query templates are provided. In some examples, a continuous query may be generated based at least in part on one or more selections of one or more business logic templates and business event parameters associated with a user. The continuous query may also be configured... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095544 - Coordinated access to a clustered file system's shared storage using shared-lock architecture: Embodiments of the invention relate to coordinated access to a clustered file system's shared storage subsystem using a shared-lock architecture. A particular file server is configured to coordinate the file system's file access layout particular server, in response to a client's file access layout request for byte-ranges of a file... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095545 - Methods and systems for controlling access to custom objects in a database: In embodiments, methods and systems for controlling access to custom objects are provided. These techniques for controlling access to custom objects can enable embodiments to utilize a key for the protection of the security of data that is to remain private while not compromising efficiency of a query. The key... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.

20140095546 - Common users, common roles, and commonly granted privileges and roles in container databases: Techniques for common users and roles, and commonly-granted privileges and roles are described. In one approach, the DBMS of a container database allows for the creation of common roles and common users that are shared across the container database. Thus, when a common role or a common user is established,... Agent:

20140095547 - Techniques for activity tracking, data classification, and in database archiving: Techniques for activity tracking, data classification, and in-database archiving are described. Activity tracking refers to techniques that collect statistics related to user access patterns, such as the frequency or recency with which users access particular database elements. The statistics gathered through activity tracking can be supplied to data classification techniques... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095548 - Interactive visual data mining for increasing classification accuracy: Visual data mining techniques for increasing data classification accuracy are disclosed. For example, a method comprises the following steps. At least two decision tree data structures from a high-dimensional data set are generated. A composite data structure comprising the at least two decision tree data structures is generated. The composite... Agent: Emc Corporation

20140095549 - Method and apparatus for generating schema of non-relational database: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method and apparatus for generating a schema of a non-relational database. In the embodiments of the present invention, relationship among keys in at least one entry of a non-relational database may be determined, the keys may be grouped into at least one group... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140095550 - Converting source objects to target objects: Source objects according to a source data model are converted to target objects according to a target data model. A plurality of target data collections are generated, each including uniquely identifiable target objects. A first generated target data collection is merged with a subsequently generated target data collection.... Agent: Tekla Corporation

20140095552 - Computing system and data management method thereof: A data management method of a computing system includes dividing a storage device into a first area and a second area, storing data and nodes related to the data in the second area, and storing a node address table in the first area. The node address table includes node identifiers... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095551 - Methods for optimizing storage space and reducing redundancy in data reproduction for data stored for creating image-based products through an electronic interface: A method for optimizing storage space and data reproduction performance for an image-based layout created through an electronic interface has steps: (a) separating to at least a first degree, the content data from the structure data in the image-based layout, (b) during active user session with the image-based layout, determining... Agent: Interactive Memories, Inc.

20140095554 - System and method for storing equipment management operations data: A management operations data tracking system and method are disclosed. The management operations data tracking system has one or more processors and a non-transitory computer readable medium storing computer executable instructions. The computer executable instructions cause the one or more processor to receive equipment operations parameter data indicative of an... Agent:

20140095553 - Techniques for moving data files without interrupting access: Techniques for moving data files without interrupting access are described. A first process moves a database file from a first location to a second location while the database file is accessible to one or more other processes for read or write operations. According to one technique, the first process communicates... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140095555 - File management device and method for storage system: A file management device for a storage system includes a virtual file system (VFS) having a read-ahead (RA) management unit that stores RA management information and generates a first read request, and a file system that receives first read data in response to the first read request and second read... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095556 - Computing system, host system and method for managing data: A computing system includes a storage device in which file data is stored through data blocks and metadata is stored through a node block, and a file system configured to manage the file data and the metadata stored in the storage device. The node block includes data pointers respectively pointing... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095558 - Computing system and method of managing data thereof: A computing system includes a virtual file system and a file system. The virtual file system is configured to provide a first data request to read first file data. The file system is configured to receive the first data request, to read first metadata and second metadata from a storage... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20140095557 - Information processing device: The information processing device may determine a file type of a send file which is a file to be sent to the storage device and to be stored in the storage device. The information processing device may acquire a plurality of stored tag information from the storage device. The stored... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20140095559 - Method for data maintenance: A method for data storage implemented in a data storage system is disclosed. Data storage nodes may be interconnected by means of a communications network. The method may include sending a request for a first data item to a plurality of storage nodes. The first data item may include a... Agent:

20140095560 - Graphically representing programming attributes: A computing system for representing information, the computing system including at least one processor configured to process information. The processing includes defining a data structure representing a hierarchy of at least one programming attribute for developing an application. The data structure is stored in a file to allow the data... Agent:

  
03/27/2014 > 110 patent applications in 56 patent subcategories.

20140089251 - Enhancing performance of extract, transform, and load (etl) jobs: A computer receives one or more files having configuration information that includes data that defines a plurality of stages of an extract, transform, and load (ETL) job, wherein the plurality of stages comprise a read stage that is preceded by a write stage, and wherein the read stage reads data... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089252 - Enhancing performance of extract, transform, and load (etl) jobs: A computer receives one or more files having configuration information that includes data that defines a plurality of stages of an extract, transform, and load (ETL) job, wherein the plurality of stages comprise a read stage that is preceded by a write stage, and wherein the read stage reads data... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089255 - Foreign key identification in database management systems: Systems and methods for foreign key identification are described. In one embodiment, the method includes computing a threshold value for each of a primary key-foreign key (PK-FK) pair of a super-set of PK-FK, and generating a sub-set of PK-FK pair based on comparison of the threshold value and a predefined... Agent: Tata Consultancy Services Limited

20140089257 - Increased database performance via migration of data to faster storage: According to an aspect, a computer implemented method for managing a database in real-time is provided. The method includes scanning for predetermined data in a predetermined workload stream during real-time operation of the database, and determining a workload priority for located predetermined data according to one or more workload rules.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089258 - Mail indexing and searching using hierarchical caches: Electronic mail message processing includes: obtaining a set of keywords associated with an electronic mail message; updating, based at least in part on the set of keywords, a set of inverted index records stored in a level 1 cache; determining whether size of the set of inverted index records stored... Agent: Alibaba Group Holding Limited

20140089256 - Method for synchronizing access to shared resources of a computing system and detecting and eliminating deadlocks using lock files: The disclosure generally relates to computer engineering, in particular, to a method for synchronizing access to shared resources of a computing system, and for detecting and eliminating deadlocks using lock files. The disclosure advantageously improves reliability of detection and elimination of deadlocks. The method grants access to a shared resource... Agent:

20140089254 - Systems and methods for robust data source access: A method for determining access to a data table store includes determining static properties of data sources during query design, loading the static properties into an unavailability table, at query execution evaluating dynamic properties of the data sources and updating the unavailability table, evaluating a preference expression by a table... Agent:

20140089253 - Zero-outage database reorganization: Methods and systems enable a database reorganization to occur without a database outage. In one aspect, the method includes pausing transactions directed to the database, keeping a logical view of the database online. The method may also include taking individual partitions offline, changing the names of datasets associated with the... Agent: Bmc Software, Inc.

20140089259 - Operation method and apparatus for data storage system: An operation method and apparatus for a data storage system are provided, which relate to the field of data storage and enhance efficiency of a read operation on distributed stored data. The method includes: receiving, by a data node, a data operation message, where the data operation message carries a... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20140089260 - Workload transitioning in an in-memory data grid: Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, system, and computer program product for transitioning a workload of a grid client from a first grid server to a second grid server. A replication process is commenced transferring application state from the first grid server to the second grid server. Prior... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089261 - System and method for maintaining device state coherency: Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems and methods for maintaining coherency between different entities in a distributed system. A coherency module automatically detects a change in state in a first entity, wherein the change in state relates to a change in functional code in the first entity. A... Agent:

20140089262 - Methods and systems for modeling a replication topology: Methods and systems for modeling a replication topology involve, for example, representing a plurality of replication components of a replication topology in a first binary matrix using a processor coupled to memory and generating a result matrix based at least in part on the first binary matrix likewise using the... Agent: Citigroup Technology, Inc.

20140089263 - File recording apparatus, file system management method, and changer drive: A file recording apparatus handles a drive as a storage device, and the drive uses, as a removable recording medium, a cartridge on which a non-volatile memory is mounted and in which one of a disk-shaped recording medium and a tape-shaped recording medium is stored. In the file recording apparatus,... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140089264 - Snapshots for a non-volatile device: Apparatuses, systems, and methods are disclosed for snapshots of a non-volatile device. A method includes writing data in a sequential log structure for a non-volatile device. A method includes marking a point, in a sequential log structure, for a snapshot of data. A method includes preserving a logical-to-physical mapping for... Agent:

20140089265 - Time sequence data management: An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for data management. The method includes writing data in a sequential log structure. The method also includes receiving a time sequence request from a client. The method further includes servicing the time sequence request based on a temporal order of the data in... Agent: Fusion-io. Inc.

20140089266 - Information processing system: According to an embodiment, an information processing system includes a storage unit to store install information of a user system implemented by a virtual machine, backup data of data of the user system, and cache data; a virtual machine creating unit; a restoration unit to restore the data of the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20140089267 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program: An information processing apparatus includes a search unit, a selection unit, and a mounting processor. The search unit is configured to search for a plurality of roll back points of a file system. The selection unit is configured to select, from the plurality of roll back points searched for by... Agent: Sony Corporation

20140089268 - Methods for resolving a hang in a database system: A method for resolving a hang in a database system includes receiving a symbolic graph having a plurality of nodes, where each node represents a database session involved in the hang during a specified time interval. The blocking time associated with each node in the symbolic graph is recursively determined.... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140089269 - Efficient file reclamation in deduplicating virtual media: Expired files in the deduplicating virtual media are selectively erased using a backup application for notifying a backup repository of which expired files are no longer required. The space of the expired files is reclaimed for reuse. Virtual space of the expired files is reserved for allowing the backup application... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089271 - Memory address aliasing detection: Method and apparatus to efficiently detect violations of data dependency relationships. A memory address associated with a computer instruction may be obtained. A current state of the memory address may be identified. The current state may include whether the memory address is associated with a read or a store instruction,... Agent:

20140089270 - Methods for determining event counts based on time-sampled data: A method for determining event counts for a database system includes capturing samples for the active sessions based on a pre-defined sampling frequency and identifying events from the captured samples. The method further includes determining the wait time for each of the identified events and determining an event count for... Agent:

20140089274 - Agent communication bulletin board: A data communication system comprising a first plurality of software entities, each having a respective entity identifier and a respective plurality of characteristics, and a data repository, wherein a first software entity of the first plurality of software entities instigates establishment of a first collection of data at the data... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089275 - Efficient file reclamation in deduplicating virtual media: Expired files in the deduplicating virtual media are selectively erased using a backup application for notifying a backup repository of which expired files are no longer required. The space of the expired files is reclaimed for reuse. Virtual space of the expired files is reserved for allowing the backup application... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089273 - Large scale file storage in cloud computing: Storing and retrieving files based on hashes for the files. One method for storing files includes: identifying a file; identifying a hash calculated based on the file; renaming the file based on the hash based on the file; and storing the file in a particular location based on the hash... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140089272 - Method and apparatus for tagged deletion of user online history: An approach is provided for deleting a user's online data across different services and platforms based on contextual selection criteria. The deletion manager determines at least one request to delete data associated with at least one user, the request specifying at least in part one or more contextual parameters. The... Agent: Nokia Corporation

20140089277 - Method and device for compressing, decompressing and querying document: A method for processing an XML document with a schema includes extracting structure content and data content of an XML document, determining path coding of a node in the structure content, and determining data content corresponding to the node according to a pre-stored preorder of the node, wherein the path... Agent:

20140089276 - Search unit to accelerate variable length compression/decompression: Systems and methods to accelerate compression and decompression with a search unit implemented in the processor core. According to an embodiment, a search unit may be implemented to perform compression or decompression on an input stream of data. The search unit may use a look-up table to identify appropriate compression... Agent:

20140089279 - Automated separation of corporate and private data for backup and archiving: A computing device categorizes data items as a corporate data items when a first criterion is satisfied and as personal data items when a second criterion is satisfied. The computing device provides identified corporate data items to a first backup system that stores the corporate data items to a corporate... Agent: Symantec Corporation

20140089278 - Integrated data retention policy for solid state & asymmetric access: Embodiments of the present disclosure provide for a method and system for storing content based on one or more attributes associated with the content. Specifically, the present disclosure provides for determining storage capabilities of one or more storage devices associated with a computing device and also determining a retention policy... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140089280 - Indexing quoted text in messages in conversations to support advanced conversation-based searching: A method for indexing quoted text includes, obtaining a plurality of index entries in an index. A respective index entry corresponds to a respective term in one or more messages, and has a plurality of index components; a respective index component identifies a message associated with the respective term. The... Agent: Google Inc.

20140089282 - Increased parallelism performance of batch requests: A system selectively dequeues journal requests instead of dequeuing on a first come, first served basis. A database system detects that a request for access from a client is a journal batch, which includes multiple journal requests. The system queues the journal batch in a queue with other journal batches... Agent:

20140089281 - Systems and methods for selecting and displaying supplemental panoramic data: A mobile device is configured to receive requests for panoramas and related supplemental panoramic data from a user. If the user elects to view supplemental panoramic data, the mobile device retrieves the supplemental panoramic data from a datasource server, and presents the at least one supplemental panoramic data together with... Agent: Tourwrist, Inc.

20140089285 - Method and system for autocompletion for languages having ideographs and phonetic characters: A set of ordered predicted completion strings including strings of ideographs are presented to a user as the user enters text in a text entry box (e.g., a browser or a toolbar). The user entered text may include zero or more ideographs followed by one or more phonetic characters, or... Agent: Google Inc.

20140089283 - Method and system of suggesting establishments: The present disclosure provides for search optimization of searches for establishments by geographic location or area. The geographical locations of one or more establishments are monitored to determine at least one indicator of popularity of the establishment present at the geographical location. A popularity score of the monitored establishment or... Agent: Research In Motion Limited

20140089286 - System for determining local intent in a search query: A system and method are disclosed for determining local intent. Local intent may reflect whether a search query should receive results and advertisements that are geographically specific. The local intent may be determined using probabilistic models that analyze historical searches to determine which search terms tend to have local intent.... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20140089284 - Visual approach to searching databases: A visual approach to searching a database includes displaying a plurality of logical rules for searching a database, narrowing a search scope in response to a first selection of at least one logical rule, dividing the search scope into divisions in response to a second selection of at least one... Agent: Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

20140089287 - Information space exploration tool system and method: The present invention involves a computer implemented system and method which assists querying against a data space using visualization. The method uses a computer to visualize a query of the data space by an initial search parameter. A first set of objects resulting from the initial search parameter is displayed,... Agent: Information Exploration, LLC

20140089288 - Network content rating: A system rates content on a network. A database stores ratings for the content. A rating service creates the ratings for the content. The rating service merges a first rating of the content with a second rating of the content to produce a third rating for the content. A user... Agent:

20140089289 - Systems and methods for facilitating open source intelligence gathering: Systems and methods (e.g., utilities) for use in providing automated, lightweight collection of online, open source data which may be content-based to reduce website source bias. In one aspect, a utility is disclosed for use in extracting content of interest from at least one website or other online data source... Agent: Lockheed Martin Corporation

20140089290 - Systems and methods for keyword research and content analysis: Interaction of a user with external data sources related to the research and analysis of terms and content for improved indexing by search engines may be provided. One or more elements of the content may be used to return an analysis of those elements to the user within the experience... Agent:

20140089292 - Leapfrog tree-join: A method for joining records from database tables is proposed. Join attributes are ordered into a sequence S0, and a scope C is initialized to empty. Tables including a join attribute A that is first in S0 are identified. A new sequence S′ omits A from S0. Iteration through each... Agent: Logicblox, Inc.

20140089291 - System and method for processing database queries: A system and/or method are implemented to process queries to a database. In particular, the processing of queries to the database is enhanced by enhancing the determination of join orders of tables implicated in queries. Join orders between relatively large numbers of tables are determined by dividing the set of... Agent: Paraccel, Inc.

20140089293 - Query language to traverse a path in a graph: A query language used to traverse a path in a graph-based model is provided. The system comprises a parsing module to parse a query comprising query phrases. The respective query phrases composed of an object-type identifier and a filter where the object-type identifier corresponds to respective repositories and the filter... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20140089294 - Sql generation for assert, update and delete relational trees: Presented is a system and method for evaluating relational database queries in a distributed system. An optimized query plan is received by a control node. The query plan is decoded to a SQL statement that is semantically equivalent to the query plan, even though the query plan contains elements that... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20140089301 - And relating to the matching of forensic results: A method for comparing DNA containing test results and stored results is provided, including a) a stored result selection and plurality of stored result database creation stage; b) a test result against stored result comparison stage, including: 1) A test result selection and plurality of test result database creation sub-stage;... Agent: Lgc Limited

20140089300 - Method and system for inputting information in mobile terminal as well as mobile terminal: The present disclosure discloses a method and system for inputting information in mobile terminal as well as terminal. The method includes: the mobile terminal sending a request (101) for acquiring listening list to a server; the mobile terminal receiving user information in the listening list returned by the server; the... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140089296 - Methods and systems of aggregating information of social networks based on changing geographical locations of a computing device via a network: One or more systems, devices, methods, and/or processes described can apply searches and/or filters to data of social networks with respect to one or more geographical locations, geospatial references, location-based contexts, and/or map-based references. A geographical search region can be associated with a computing device of a user and with... Agent: Snap Trends, Inc.

20140089299 - Recipe presentation system and recipe presentation method: A recipe presentation system which presents an integrated recipe for a plurality of dishes includes: a recipe storage unit storing recipes for dishes including preparation elements arranged in a hierarchy according to closeness to completion of preparation of the respective dishes; a recipe selection unit which allows a user to... Agent:

20140089295 - Single user interface for selecting, modifying, and querying images: Methods and apparatus are presented for a morphing search tool that provides a single user interface through which a user may both modify a displayed image and perform an image similarity query based on the modified image. The morphing search tool may allow a user to repeat this process until... Agent:

20140089297 - System and method for analysing data from multiple perspectives: In a data visualisation system, a method of generating multiple perspective views of a graphical representation of data based on a single database query, the method including the steps of: receiving a database query, determining the query data associated with the database query retrieving the query data from a data... Agent:

20140089298 - Systems and methods for determining user preferences: A method and system is provided for measuring a user preference by obtaining information representing a length of time that a user hovers a user-controlled pointer over a display region corresponding to a first search result without selecting the first search result. A second search result is provided in accordance... Agent: Google Inc.

20140089302 - Method and system for extraction: A system and method for extracting information from at least one document in at least one set of documents, the method comprising: generating, using at least one ranking and/or matching processor, at least one ranked possible match list comprising at least one possible match for at least one target entry... Agent:

20140089303 - Method and system for identifying job candidates: A method for ranking profile records. The method includes receiving a search request from a user, obtaining a user profile associated with the user, generating a query based on the search request, issuing the query to a profile database, receiving search results in response to the query, wherein the search... Agent: Jobvite, Inc.

20140089304 - Personalizing an online service based on data collected for a user of a computing device: An Internet or other online service is personalized or customized based on data collected for a user of a computing device. In one embodiment, a method includes: storing a plurality of person profiles for persons associated with communications received by a user of a computing device; receiving data associated with... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20140089305 - Classifying search results to determine page elements: This invention relates to determining page elements to display in response to a search. A method embodiment of this invention determines a page element based on a search result. The method includes: (1) determining a set of result classifications based on the search result, wherein each result classification includes a... Agent: Google Inc.

20140089306 - System and method for prioritizing online relationships: Systems and methods disclosed herein relate to generating a set of priority contacts based on their strength of relationship with a user. Using the techniques introduced herein, contacts of users and communications from those contacts can be aggregated across multiple online accounts into a single set of communications in a... Agent: Mylife.com, Inc.

20140089309 - System and method for recognizing broadcast program content: A broadcast program content recognition system comprising at least one receiver adapted to sample broadcast program content from a broadcast source; a content recognition engine for recognizing and storing the sampled broadcast program content; and a content database in data communication with the content recognition means; the content database adapted... Agent: Smart Hub Pte. Ltd.

20140089308 - Tracking documents in computing devices: A method and system for tracking documents in computing devices is provided. The method includes creating a unique identifier for a document in a computing device based on contents of the document and meta-data associated with the document. The unique identifier is then used for tracking the document in one... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089307 - Using digital fingerprints to associate data with a work: A computing device, during sampling or playback of a work, receives a command to associate data with the work at a particular point in the work. The computing device generates a digital fingerprint of a segment of the work, wherein the segment corresponds to the particular point in the work.... Agent: Audible Magic Corporation

20140089310 - Product cluster repository and interface: method and apparatus: The present invention is a method and apparatus for conducting transactions regarding similarity of products against a repository in which products are grouped in clusters according to their characteristics. A product suite repository interface facilitates such transactions. Such a repository is useful for consumers and participants in the supply chain.... Agent: Bby Solutions, Inc.

20140089311 - System. method, and computer-readable medium for classifying problem queries to reduce exception processing: A system, method, and computer-readable medium that facilitate classification of database requests as problematic based on estimated processing characteristics of the request are provided. Estimated processing characteristics may include estimated skew including central processing unit skew and input/output operation skew, central processing unit duration per input/output operation, and estimated memory... Agent:

20140089312 - Context server for associating information based on context: A system, method, and computer readable medium are provided for associating information (including information and services) based upon context. In one example, an apparatus includes interface logic for receiving, during a session (e.g., during a media object capture, upload session, data transfer session, or the like), context information from a... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20140089314 - Function-presenting system, terminal device, server device, program and function-presenting method: A server device acquires input information input into a terminal device, recognizes the input information with reference to a dictionary file, the dictionary file serving as a voice-recognition dictionary describing an identifier representing a category, the category being determined based on a meaning of a registered character string, and specifies... Agent: Ntt Docomo, Inc

20140089313 - Semantic note taking system: A semantic note taking system and method for collecting information, enriching the information, and/or binding the information to services is provided. User-created notes are enriched with labels, context traits, and relevant data to minimize friction in the note-taking process. In other words, the present invention is directed to collecting unscripted... Agent:

20140089317 - Associating operations information and communications information: A method can include providing operations information associated with a coordinate of a subterranean formation; associating communications information with the coordinate; indexing the provided operations information and the associated communications information; and storing a search index based at least in part on the indexing. Various other apparatuses, systems, methods, etc.,... Agent: Schlumberger Technology Corporation

20140089318 - Metadata querying method and apparatus: Embodiments of the present invention provide a metadata querying method and apparatus. The method includes: sampling at least one piece of first metadata from to-be-searched-for metadata; using at least a part of feature values in each piece of the sampled first metadata as an index, and searching a sparse index... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

20140089315 - Method and apparatus for enhancing electronic reading by identifying relationships between sections of electronic text: An apparatus, method and article of manufacture of the present invention detects the presence of references to the same concept in separate sections of text, and, with no input required from the reader, presents the reader with information concerning the detected references to the concept. The information provided may comprise... Agent:

20140089316 - Method and apparatus for enhancing electronic reading by identifying relationships between sections of electronic text: An apparatus, method and article of manufacture of the present invention detects the presence of references to the same concept in separate sections of text, and, with no input required from the reader, presents the reader with information concerning the detected references to the concept. The information provided may comprise... Agent:

20140089320 - Generating event suggestions for users from social information: A social networking system suggests events for a target user based on stored data in the social networking system related to the target user and to events. The social networking system may suggest events based on the target user's affinity for, connections with, or interactions with objects in the social... Agent:

20140089321 - Method and system to recommend recipes: Disclosed is a recipe recommendation system and method which builds and maintains user and recipe profiles, which matches user and recipe profiles to recommend recipes, which changes recommended recipes based on season and other factors, which adjusts user profiles based on explicit and implicit feedback, which integrates mobile computing and... Agent:

20140089325 - Method, system, and computer readable storage for affiliate group searching: A method for allowing an information seeker to utilize affiliate group searching involving human searchers who are members of particular information affiliate groups. Each affiliate group has an area of expertise in which they are particularly skilled. In at least one embodiment, the method includes accepting designation of an affiliate... Agent: Chacha Search, Inc.

20140089319 - Online media sharing with activity balancing and incentives: Activity is balanced in a media sharing environment. To balance the activity, a computer determines the uploading activity of a plurality of members of a media sharing environment, as well as the tagging activity of the plurality of members. The computer compares the uploading activity to the tagging activity and... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089324 - Proximity-based method for determining concept relevance within a domain ontology: Embodiments are directed towards providing a device and method of identifying media items from a media library maintained by a media server that are similar to a designated media item. The media server stores an ontology, which is represented as a hierarchically linked set of nodes wherein a node is... Agent: Corbis Corporation

20140089323 - System and method for generating influencer scores: Methods and systems for generating influence scores are disclosed. A plurality of opinions of a selected topic are retrieved from a database. Influencers each associated with at least one opinion from the plurality of opinions are determined using the processor. A score is automatically generated for each influencer using the... Agent: Appinions Inc.

20140089322 - System and method for ranking creator endorsements: A system and method for ranking content creators are described. The method for ranking content creators may comprises collecting endorsements associated with a content creator; qualifying the authors of the endorsements; building a creator network, applying an endorsement weighting function to the endorsements; assigning a score to the content creators;... Agent: Grail Inc.

20140089328 - Association of data to a biological sequence: A computer assembly includes a processor configured to access data on a network and to perform a method. The method includes identifying, in the network, one or more references having a relevance level greater than a predetermined threshold. The one or more references are associated to one or more probe... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089329 - Association of data to a biological sequence: A method for associating data with a target biological sequence includes identifying, in a network, one or more references to data, where the data has a relevance level greater than a predetermined threshold. The method includes associating the one or more references to one or more probe sequences corresponding to... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089326 - Image search by query object segmentation: Query object localization, segmentation, and retrieval are disclosed. A query image may be received that includes a query object. Based on respective spatially constrained similarity measures between the query image and a plurality of images from an image database, at least some of the plurality of images may be identified... Agent:

20140089327 - System and method for making gift recommendations using social media data: Disclose are methods for evaluating a user's interests and making gift recommendations using social media data. Interests and attributes of a user may be detected from social media content and products corresponding to the interests and attributes may be selected and presented as gift recommendations for the user. Methods are... Agent: Wal-mart Sotres, Inc.

20140089330 - Tag refinement strategies for social tagging systems: Techniques are generally described related to tag refinement strategy. One example method for refining homonyms and synonyms in a plurality of tags may include receiving, by a tag refinement system, a plurality of tagging actions each of which associates one or more of the plurality of tags with a digital... Agent: Peking University

20140089331 - Integrated analytics on multiple systems: The embodiments provide a federated system for supporting an application to perform analytics. The federated system includes a first distributed system for performing one or more first tasks including processing incoming data into a set of data blocks, an in-memory database system for performing one or more second tasks including... Agent:

20140089332 - Efficient conversion of xml data into a model using persistent stores and parallelism: Methods for product data management and corresponding systems and computer-readable mediums. A method includes receiving an XML document by a parallel parser process, the XML document including a plurality of elements of an XML data structure that corresponds to an object model. The method includes dividing the XML document into... Agent: Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.

20140089333 - Method and apparatus for region sampling and estimation in location based networks: Various embodiments provide a method and apparatus for obtaining a representative sample set of venues (i.e., places) within a geographic region in a location based network using a low cost and efficient sampling and estimating algorithm. In particular, a dynamic random region sampling algorithm randomly selects a target location within... Agent: Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.

20140089337 - Method, apparatus and system of processing correlated keywords: The present disclosure discloses a method, an apparatus and a system of processing related keywords. The method includes: receive a primary keyword inputted by a user; form a spliced URL for requesting related keywords based on the primary keyword; establish a link between an embedded window object in a current... Agent: Alibaba Group Holding Limited

20140089334 - Methods and systems for transforming multiple data streams into social scoring and intelligence on individuals and groups: A system, method and computer program product for determining and identifying a highly accurate description of an entity, including discovering hidden attributes, features, characteristics, behaviors, and opinions of an entity; and identifying the entity through processing, summarizing, abstracting, generalizing, discovering, and inferring information from a plurality of databases including publicly... Agent: Reunify LLC

20140089336 - System and method of displaying search results based on density: A system and method is provided of generating a map. In one aspect, the map is selected based on a location provided by a user and listings are selected based on their proximity to the location, whether they match a query provided by the user, and the number of matching... Agent: Google Inc.

20140089335 - System for verifying a place where business data are browsed: A server includes a collector which collects browsing positional information of a file from a user terminal device; a matching unit which checks matching of the collected browsing positional information with authenticated browsing positional information of the file; and an outputter which outputs a result of the checking performed by... Agent: Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.

20140089338 - Query translation for searching complex structures of objects: Searching stored content is disclosed. A first mapping is created from an object to one or more stored relational database tables. A second mapping is created from the object to an indexer schema. One or both of the following is done: 1) using the first mapping to translate a search... Agent:

20140089341 - Coordinating data collection among system components: A method, computer program product and computer system for coordinating data collection from a component of a data processing system is disclosed. The component registers with a dispatcher, wherein the component is a computer resource of the data processing system and is configured to accept at least one query, and... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089342 - Information processing system, data management method, information processing apparatus, and control method and control program therefor: Provided is an information processing apparatus including a file input unit that inputs a data model file representing a data model in a first language for data model description; a first generation unit that generates a database configuration file described in a second language for database description from the data... Agent: Nec Corporation

20140089340 - Method and apparatus for graphic code database updates and search: Methods and apparatuses for updating and searching a graphic code are disclosed. The apparatus receives a graphic query request carrying a graphic code to be searched. If no product information corresponding to the graphic code is found in the graphic code database, the apparatus searches for a recommended keyword corresponding... Agent: Alibaba Group Holding Limited

20140089339 - Unified communication audit tool: Providing for dynamic auditing of components of a communication network is provided herein. By way of example, network components can be queried by way of dynamic and intelligent application programming interface (APIs) queries to extract data for the network components. Such data can then be compared with best practice rules... Agent: Cisco Technology, Inc.

20140089343 - Methods and systems for monitoring and controlling social network communications over a network at a secure location: One or more systems, devices, methods, and/or processes described can apply searches and/or filters to data of social networks with respect to social network communications through a monitor device at a secure location, such as a home, business or entertainment center, for example. The monitor device is coupled to network... Agent: Snap Trends, Inc.

20140089344 - Method and apparatus for url address search in url list: A URL search apparatus is configured to perform a method for URL address search in a URL list. The URL search apparatus maintains a URL list, and the method for Uniform Resource Locator (URL) address search includes receiving a connection request containing URL address information from a user; identifying tables... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20140089345 - Method and apparatus for enhancing electronic reading by identifying relationships between sections of electronic text: An apparatus, method and article of manufacture of the present invention detects the presence of references to the same concept in separate sections of text, and, with no input required from the reader, presents the reader with information concerning the detected references to the concept. The information provided may comprise... Agent:

20140089346 - Methods and apparatus for implementing semi-distributed lock management: Disclosed is an improved approach for performing lock management. A semi-distributed Lock Management (SDLM) system is provided utilizing RDMA and an acyclic time-dependent dependency graph that can lead to higher system performance while maintaining higher flexibility and autonomy for each process at each compute node in the given cluster, in... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20140089347 - Cross-protocol locking with a file system: A file system denies access to a particular file system object from a first file server protocol in response to a data structure referred to by an inode indicating that an access from a second different file server protocol of the particular file system object is present.... Agent:

20140089348 - Context switching in a business application: In a business application, contexts can be switched based on a selected customer. A first authorization profile can be associated with the business application. The authorization profile can restrict a user's ability to access, enter new or update existing information. In response to selection of a first element, such as... Agent: Sap Ag

20140089349 - System and method for updating infographics based on multiple online social networks: Systems and methods are provided for updating infographics based on multiple online social networks. A system receives a request from a client to display an information graphic. The system retrieves previously stored information for the information graphic from a database. The system sends the information graphic, based on the previously... Agent: Salesforce.com, Inc.

20140089350 - Systems and methods for tables of contents: To address problems related to use and formation of tables of contents, the present inventors, devised among other things, an exemplary table-of-contents (TOC) data structure and related systems and methods. One exemplary method entails associating a node from one TOC with a node of another TOC and then assigning a... Agent: Thomson Reuters Global Resources

20140089351 - Handling out-of-sequence data in a streaming environment: Computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product for processing data in an out-of-order manner in a streams computing environment. A windowing condition is defined such that incoming data tuples are processed within a specified time or count of each other. Additionally, the windowing condition may be based on a specified... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089352 - Handling out-of-sequence data in a streaming environment: Computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product for processing data in an out-of-order manner in a streams computing environment. A windowing condition is defined such that incoming data tuples are processed within a specified time or count of each other. Additionally, the windowing condition may be based on a specified... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20140089353 - File management system and method, and file management program: In a file management system that a record file created in a local place is managed in a center, a local device creates a record file of voice data or image data, creates an attribute file indicating the attribute of the record file, stores the record file in a local... Agent: Hitachi Information & Telecommunication Engineering Ltd.

20140089354 - Method and system for collection of device logs during a remote control session: Described herein are a method and system that has the capability to interface with a remote control system and utilize systems within wireless devices to activate a debug logger and view and analyze the collected data logs. A wide range of measurements and analytical with respect to applications, device hardware,... Agent: Aetherpal Inc.

20140089355 - Method and apparatus for automatic system cleaning, and storage medium: The invention relates to a method and an apparatus for automatic system cleaning, and a storage medium. The method includes obtaining a triggering occasion and a triggering condition which are selected by a user; determining whether the triggering occasion and the triggering condition are satisfied; and if yes, cleaning a... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

20140089356 - Data storage device and operating method thereof: A data storage device may include a logical space suitable for storing a file and a slack space suitable for storing a meta data corresponding to the file.... Agent: Sk Hynix Inc.

20140089357 - Method and apparatus for accessing data storage device: Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for accessing a data storage device. The method includes: receiving a formatting instruction on a FAT file system; obtaining, according to correspondence between area of the data storage device and sector information, first sector information corresponding to an MBR... Agent: Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

20140089358 - Online binders: Technology is disclosed for organizing, managing and sharing data files as pages of an online binder (“the technology”). In various embodiments, the technology stores multiple data files received in multiple formats from multiple sources as pages of the online binder. The pages of the online binder are of a common... Agent: Moxtra, Inc.

20140089359 - System and method for managing information retrievals for integrated digital and analog archives on a global basis: A system and method for managing information retrievals from all of an enterprises' archives across all operating locations. The archives include both digital and analog archives. A single “virtual archive” is provided which links all of the archives of the enterprise, regardless of the location or configuration of the archive.... Agent: Jpmorgan Chase Bank, N.a.

20140089360 - System and method for support wireless device access to external storage: To meet the needs for storing larger volume personal information for user of wireless device, it is desire to provide extra storage space to the wireless device such as for cell phone etc due to the limited storage space that the wireless device has. Instant application disclosed a system and... Agent:

  
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