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A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program code to aggregate data. Data is parsed for a behavior tag assigned to a portion of the data. In response to detecting a behavior tag, a determination is made as to whether a policy is associated with the behavior tag. The policy associated with a beh...
This invention relates to methods that connect marketing an investment over time to a financial impact. Previously, business leaders had no way of understanding the cash-on-cash return on their company's marketing investment across revenue, margin and cash flow metrics. Embodiments of the present invention use a ma...
A method and apparatus for rapidly storing input data in database form to a compact disc is provided. In one preferred embodiment, input data is provided to a computer via an input device, such as a 9-track tape or a disk drive. A script file descriptive of the characteristics of the input data is generated by a comput...
A system that facilitates management of an application or service of a system using code attribution. Code of an application or service to be installed on the system is attributed with management information. The system includes a management subsystem that uses the attributed management information to manage the instal...
Procedimiento para la determinación automática de al menos un parámetro objetivo que describe el cambio de posición de un vehículo motorizado, en particular el cambio del ángulo de cabeceo y/o ángulo de balanceo y/o ángulo de guiñada, en el cual el parámetro objetivo es determinado a partir del desplazamiento...
A data structure and method are disclosed for transferring object attributes between platforms in a distributed computing environment. The method includes creating an application description file. The application description file includes a type ID and an object name. The type ID references a type information file. The...
Architecture that facilitates management of an application or service of a system. A catalog is provided that stores management information which is accessible to determine the status of the application of service. Code of the application or service to be installed on the system is attributed with management informatio...
Driving directions are presented where a maneuver in the driving directions includes a road symbol and an action symbol. A road symbol identifies the road involved in the particular maneuver, and an action symbol identifies an action to be performed to execute the particular maneuver. In one example, a road symbol, an ...
The disclosure relates to the fields of geology and geotechnics, and to a system for description of vertical sequences of rocks in cores and outcrops. The system and process provide a way to describe vertical sequences of rocks in digital media through gestures on a device equipped with a touchscreen. The process allow...
A system and method for describing hardware configuration settings of a computing device. A central repository of data structures is built. The data structures are provided to the central repository by hardware entities of the computing device. Hardware configuration settings of the hardware entities are displayed usin...
L'invention concerne un procédé et un système permettant de générer des signaux (40) définissant la situation de conduite d'un véhicule automobile. Le véhicule automobile est équipé d'un système de contrôle dynamique de trajectoire, la force de la crémaillère étant calculée et des grandeurs ...
Procedimiento para la eliminación de material de varias capas de una superficie (1) por medio de un láser de eliminación (12) que actúa de forma puntual sobre una superficie, por medio del cual se genera una estructura de la superficie (2) sobre la superficie tridimensional (1), en el que a la superficie (1) está ...
Stator designs have wide-mouth slots between adjacent poles. Wire coils with high slot fill conductivity are formed around the poles. In some designs, the wire coils are wave wound around the poles. Thick bar conductors can be used for making the wire coils. The wire coils may be inserted using nozzle dispensers or tra...
An investment impact value chain connection and visualization system that connects marketing investment over time to financial impact and methods for connecting marketing investment to impact on business revenue, margin and cash flow and for connecting and visualizing correlated data sets to describe time-sequenced cha...
A method and system for generically describing and manipulating arbitrary data structures. The method comprises the steps of reading resource-specific information from a resource-specifying source (e.g., an XWL file); specifying the structure comprising the resources; generating hierarchical control information (for ex...
A gaming machine's payout is controlled by payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is written in a high level format, such as in a format that is readable by an individual to allow the identification of specific payout parameters in the payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is stored on mass media o...
Driving directions are printed where a maneuver in the driving direction includes a road symbol and an action symbol. A road symbol identifies the road involved in the particular maneuver, and an action symbol identifies an action to be performed to execute the particular maneuver. In one example, a road symbol, an act...
A gaming machine's payout is controlled by payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is written in a high level format, such as in a format that is readable by an individual to allow the identification of specific payout parameters in the payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is stored on mass media o...
A graph structure is generated to describe an area with a free area and an occupied area. In this case a topological graph structure for the free area is determined. A point of the topological graph structure is selected and for this a nearest adjacent occupied area point is determined. For this nearest adjacent occupi...
Diese Erfindung betrifft ein Verfahren und ein System zur Klassifizierung von Datensätzen (1), die den gesundheitlichen Zustand je eines Studienteilnehmers beschreiben. Dabei werden Datensätze Verfahren mit einer geringeren Wahrscheinlichkeit als falsch negativ als falsch positiv klassifiziert. Datensätze können in...
Driving directions are presented where a maneuver in the driving directions includes a road symbol and an action symbol. A road symbol identifies the road involved in the particular maneuver, and an action symbol identifies an action to be performed to execute the particular maneuver. In one example, a road symbol, an ...
A gaming machine's payout is controlled by payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is written in a high level format, such as in a format that is readable by an individual to allow the identification of specific payout parameters in the payout data. In one embodiment the payout data is stored on mass media o...
Driving directions are presented where a maneuver in the driving directions includes a road symbol and an action symbol. A road symbol identifies the road involved in the particular maneuver, and an action symbol identifies an action to be performed to execute the particular maneuver. In one example, a road symbol, an ...
Driving directions are presented where a maneuver in the driving directions includes a road symbol and an action symbol. A road symbol identifies the road involved in the particular maneuver, and an action symbol identifies an action to be performed to execute the particular maneuver. In one example, a road symbol, an ...
A wood golf club head adapted to effectively achieve the maximum flight distance of a golf ball, that is, describe the optimum trajectory of a golf ball, by incorporating an appropriate correlation between launch angle and backspin speed of a golf ball after striking it. A wood golf club head is designed so that launch...
Processing steps are determined and optimized during the production of sheet metal forming parts, for example, by means of deep drawing/stretch forming processes. During the determination, by means of a computer-assisted design system, of process operations (PO 1 -PO 6 ) for the description of forming processes on a fo...
A method and an apparatus are described for testing the health status, gender, and body composition of living fish as well as time of death for dead fish. The apparatus consists of two series of needles that are mounted to a measuring device that is capable of simultaneously measuring the distance between the two sets ...
Presented herein are embodiments of techniques to manage a plurality of tape-out tools each executing on a plurality of computing devices. The tape-out tools designed to process circuit design data to physical mask data which describes the physical layout of a circuit. The techniques including management of resources u...
Production of coupling teeth arrangements with negative pulling faces (M) comprises clamping a workpiece (4) in a chuck of a rotating workpiece spindle and using a tool (9) designed as a fly cutter to describe a flight circle (12) about a tool spindle axis (y) which runs at an angle to the workpiece spindle. The tool s...
From source code specification of each of a plurality of threads, those variables of a data structure referenced by the thread are determined. For each thread, a respective adaptation of the source code specification of the data structure is generated. Each adaptation includes only variables of the data structure that ...
A computer programming language to describe and encapsulate a computer as a set of classes and objects is presented. More specifically, an object-oriented programming language method describes and encapsulates the structure and behavior of all software-visible objects making up a digital computer, as well as any abstra...
An apparatus and method is described for transmitting, receiving and communicating program data signals which are combined with digital data signals. Preferably, the present invention compresses 30 digital audio signals, multiplexes them with title, track, artist, record label, year, etc., program information, and tran...
In a method of determining hydrographic parameters describing a sea swell field from analog signal sequences supplied by radar devices, wherein a sequence of digitized signal in spatial coordinates is generated from the analog signal sequences and, by Fourier transformation, a three-dimensional complex value frequency ...
A system that facilitates management of an application or service of a system using code attribution. Code of an application or service to be installed on the system is attributed with management information. The system includes a management subsystem that uses the attributed management information to manage the instal...
Processing steps are determined and optimized during the production of sheet metal forming parts, for example, using deep drawing/stretch forming processes. During the determination, using a computer-assisted design system, of process operations (PO 1 -PO 6 ) for the description of forming processes on a forming part, ...
The method involves collecting single data (3) that describe the current state of an institution using a relational database (1) and a thesaurus structure (2). A content analysis is carried out on all single data. Contexts are gained from the analysis, which are linked using logic operations (CO). The processed single ...
A handheld computer unit for use by, e.g., a car sales person (seller) prompts the seller with a standard script to be followed at each step in the process after a prospect enters a dealership. The seller is also prompted to record data about the prospect and the prospect's needs as well as potential trade-in vehic...
A method for combining a random set of video features non-linearly to evaluate perceptual quality of video sequences includes (a) receiving a video sequence for image quality evaluation; (b) providing an objective metric image quality controller comprising a random set of metrics ranging from M 1 to M n without depen...
In a system in which characters or graphic patterns are representd in punctiform fashion, the redundancy of binary character sequences which describe the characters or graphic patterns is reduced such that, within the binary character sequences, each binary character having a first binary value is assigned to a point w...
一种用于提供一组多个随机视频特征的合成的客观图像质量度量的方法,包括以下步骤:(a)接收一个视频序列,用于图像质量评价;(b)提供一个客观度量图像质量控制器,其包括范围为从M...
In a method of determining hydrographic parameters describing a sea swell field from analog signal sequences supplied by radar devices, wherein a sequence of digitized signal in spatial coordinates is generated from the analog signal sequences and, by Fourier transformation, a three-dimensional complex value frequency ...
The method involves charging and discharging energy storage device in generator mode and in motor mode. The operation of powertrain (3) is controlled and/or regulated by energy storage device based on hybrid strategy (1) in dependence on number of parameters including target state of charge (SOCsoll). The target state ...
Un decodificador de audio (200; 800) para proporcionar una información de audio decodificada (212; 812) basándose en una información de audio codificada (210; 810), comprendiendo el decodificador de audio: un decodificador aritmético (230; 820) para proporcionar una pluralidad de valores espectrales decodificados (...
The electronic switching matrix e.g. a crossbar coupler, uses the binary data stored in a memory, and of length proportional to the number of switches to be selected, to select the switches directly. The values of the individual bits also describe the state of the equipment being switched. Several bits may be combined ...
A system for communicating cross-connection information within an optical network by use of wavelength information is provided. Cross-connection information in Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) devices is abstracted, to produce wavelength reachability information and wavelength occupation status information for ea...
A method for combining a random set of video features non-linearly to evaluate perceptual quality of video sequences includes (a) receiving a video sequence for image quality evaluation; (b) providing an objective metric image quality controller comprising a random set of metrics ranging from M 1 to M n without depen...
A system and method for extending the use of the cross-memory descriptor in a server partition environment such that it may be used to describe another partition's memory, e.g., a client partition's memory (referred to hereafter as a “remote” memory), are provided. With the system and method, when an operat...
Método para la construcción de edificios para grandes almacenes para bolsa o similar con un hueco vertical que atraviesa varios pisos caracterizado por el hecho de disponer entre todos o algunos pisos inmediatos un piso auxiliar provisto eventualmente de un suelo transparente o de huecos estando dicho piso auxiliar r...