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8700445 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Management system, and associated methods and apparatus, for providing improved visibility, quality control and audit capability for underground facility locate and/or marking operations
 
A holistic approach to management and oversight of locate and marking operations is provided. Initial requests to perform such operations are improved, and such requests are intelligently assessed...
8696365 System for defining, tracking, and analyzing student growth over time  
Student growth can be defined, tracked, and analyzed using a method that comprises PLAN, ASSESS and REFLECT steps, potentially in conjunction with related sub-steps. This type of method can be...
8694354 Transition phase trouble detection in services delivery management  
A method, system, and/or computer program product predicts trouble during a transition phase of a current project. Past operational data and past trouble data for past healthy projects and past...
8660888 System, computer-implemented method, and non-transitory, computer-readable medium to determine relative market value of a sale group of livestock based on genetic merit and other non-genetic factors  
Systems, computer-readable medium having computer program, and related computer implemented methods are provided to determine the relative market value of a sale group and to generate a genetic...
8660886 Continuously updated data processing system and method for measuring and reporting on value creation performance that supports real-time benchmarking  
The invention affords a data processing system and method for assessing the performance of a business enterprise in creating and realizing value. More particularly, the invention affords a data...
8660887 Method for visual presentation of key performance indicators of a business utilizing a squarified tree map including selectively displaying additional node data  
In the process disclosed herein, data representing key performance indicators of a business are displayed by computer means as a squarified tree map containing major and minor nodes. Relative size,...
8655710 Technology benefits realization for public sector  
The present invention provides a public sector technology expenditure benefits realization framework that offers an unparalleled approach for addressing the very specific needs of public sector...
8645194 Process impact matrix development and utilization  
A method of prioritizing processes of an organization includes determining a plurality of processes capable of being performed by the organization, determining a plurality of goals or challenges...
8639560 Brand analysis using interactions with search result items  
Embodiments of the invention relate to performing brand analysis based on user's interactions with search results. In one embodiment, at least one search result list is analyzed. The search result...
8639559 Brand analysis using interactions with search result items  
Embodiments of the invention relate to performing brand analysis based on user's interactions with search results. In one embodiment, at least one search result list is analyzed. The search result...
8630890 Product migration analysis using data mining by applying a time-series mathematical model  
A method and system for mining a database for product migration analysis includes querying product usage data for a legacy product and a new product from the database as time series data. The...
8626545 Predicting future performance of multiple workers on crowdsourcing tasks and selecting repeated crowdsourcing workers  
Systems and methods of a job distribution platform for aggregating performance data in a worker profile for workers in performing crowd sourced tasks are disclosed. In one aspect, embodiments of...
8626569 Performance prediction service using entity-process information  
Performance prediction techniques are provided that utilize business-process information such as transaction history and log information. For example, in one aspect of the invention, a...
8626571 Management system, and associated methods and apparatus, for dispatching tickets, receiving field information, and performing a quality assessment for underground facility locate and/or marking operations  
An electronically generated locate request ticket identifying a dig area includes first image data associated with the dig area. The first image data includes one or both of: i) a marked-up image...
8620690 Assessing practitioner value in multi-practitioner settings  
A plurality of actual outcome data points, including actual outcomes for a plurality of episodes of a process, are obtained for the process. A practitioner-independent baseline outcome is also...
8620728 Manufacturing productivity scoreboard  
A system for displaying manufacturing productivity information, including a controller connected to a display device, a momentary actuator and a display. The controller records a plurality of cycle...
8615421 Methods of identifying environmentally friendly businesses or individuals  
This disclosure relates to techniques for a computer-implemented method which receives user input that specifies values for predetermined questions provided in an environmental questionnaire,...
8612285 Unified access of key figure values  
In a computing system, key figures are made available for selection in an electronic data repository. The key figures are selectable by any of a plurality of distributed systems. A request for a...
8606624 Risk reports for product quality planning and management  
A method to facilitate a Product Quality Planning and Management (PQPM) project associated with a product development cycle is provided. The method includes displaying on a user interface one or...
8606623 Organization and peer set metric for generating and displaying benchmarking information  
The present invention relates to a system and method for generating a customized output deck, wherein the customized output deck includes organization metrics and normalization indices. The...
8600793 Method and system for managing an enterprise resource planning project  
A project management server automatically monitors the progress of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) project represented by developing business configuration content for the ERP system. The...
8601119 Providing navigation statistics  
Systems and methods for providing navigation statistics for a web page. Systems and methods can include a statistics engine operable to receive communications from a plurality of distributed agents...
8595043 Capability and maturity-based SOA governance  
Each of a plurality of governance dimension attributes of a service-oriented architecture governance model are calibrated and mapped to each of a plurality of governance evolution element...
8595051 Metrics capability self assessment  
A method, system, and computer program product for systematically collecting metrics implementation data for use by an enterprise. A metrics capability self assessment (MCSA) system determines a...
8589207 System and method for determining and visually predicting at-risk integrated processes based on age and activity  
An information handling system comprises a connection via a network interface for receiving business process data from an integrated business process running at a location, the business process...
8589214 Health meter for evaluating the status of process safety of at least one facility as an executive dashboard on a client device connected to a network  
A health meter for evaluating the status of process safety of at least one facility as an executive dashboard on client devices can be presented to a plurality of users simultaneously and...
8583472 Measuring customer service levels  
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for measuring how well interactive components of a service facility that are accessible to users through a communication network perform...
8577719 Strategic quality support system  
Healthcare providers are faced with an extremely fast paced environment where patient care is closely coupled with quality and safety standards. To promote a safe and optimal environment for...
8571922 Method, technology, and system for displaying, measuring, assessing, and improving the operating and financial performance of metered energy and water consuming systems  
Certain examples relate to computer implemented methods and systems including at least three modules whose combined functionality provides for interpretation and optimization of usual and unusual...
8566147 Determining the progress of adoption and alignment of information technology capabilities and on-demand capabilities by an organization  
A capability progress modeling component for determining the progress of adoption of an on-demand capabilities model by an organization, the deployment progress component comprising: a completion...
8566144 Closed loop voting feedback  
Embodiments of the present invention provide a system and method for providing reviewer feedback identifying a correlation between a reviewer's past voting record and successful results. Based on a...
8566146 Computer-based systems and method for computing a score for contacts of a financial services firm indicative of resources to be deployed by the financial services firm for the contacts to maximize revenue for the financial services firm  
Computer-based systems and methods for computing a score (a “target score”) for the contacts of a research department. The target score may be computed for each contact for each analyst team of the...
8566165 Performance-efficient system and method for sampling users for population-centric activity modeling  
A performance-efficient activity-modeling system generates a group-activity model for a population group using information from an optimal subset of users of the population group. During operation,...
8560377 Computer-based rating system and method having mid-quartile filter  
A method for a rating system identifies user-selected performance indicators associated with one or more properties. A rating is computed for each of the user-selected performance indicators and...
8560378 System and method of reviewing and producing documents  
A system and method of providing comprehensive document review, production and reporting is described. The system and method provide a total quality management approach to a document review matter...
8560379 Estimating the cost of ownership of a software product through the generation of a cost of software failure factor based upon a standard quality level of a proposed supplier of the software product  
An implementation for estimating the costs attributable to software failures brought on by defects, i.e. estimating that portion of the cost of owning software products that is attributable to...
8548832 Business process automation in a health plan organization  
The computer implemented method and system disclosed herein automates business processes of a health plan organization using a plurality of portals. The portals comprise a sales portal, a member...
8548890 Expected utility maximization in large-scale portfolio optimization  
A system and method efficiently solve the expected utility maximization problem in large-scale financial asset portfolio optimization. The system and method solve the expected utility maximization...
8548837 E-business value web  
A method and system is provided to manage and track changes in enterprise architectures. The invention provides a hierarchical visual management tool to manage and update relational information...
8548841 Supply expense analysis  
A method for comparing a hospital's existing supply expenses to another hospital's existing supply expenses is described. The method includes determining a number of patient cases (Ci) associated...
8548843 Individual performance metrics scoring and ranking  
A method for ranking the performance data of a plurality of employees. The method may include using a receiver to receive information relating to the performance, by each of the employees, of a...
8540514 System and method to give a true indication of respondent satisfaction to an electronic questionnaire survey  
Whilst partaking in a traditional electronic questionnaire survey, responses given by any one respondent are almost always influenced by that person's emotional state due to the survey format. This...
8543438 Labor resource utilization method and apparatus  
A method and apparatus that assesses the importance of projects in a portfolio of projects and allocates labor resources to multiple concurrent projects is provided. The method includes specifying...
8538800 Event-based analysis of business objectives  
Aspects of the invention relate to displaying on a graph data describing events and data describing key performance indicators (KPIs). The event data describes an occurrence that may influence the...
8533025 Method and apparatus for management of sales activity information  
Systems and methods are described for management of sales activity information. In an embodiment, a system comprises a client system; and a server system, communicatively coupled to the client...
8533843 Device, method, and program product for determining an overall business service vulnerability score  
A device, method, and program product are disclosed which are configured to receive, at a risk analysis engine, one or more business service models from a configuration management database, wherein...
8533027 User interface enabling approval/disappoval of revised contract performance indicators  
A user interface and processes are provided to monitor contracts for the delivery of products and/or services to different customers. The user interface provides a comprehensive visual display such...
8527337 Internet based system and apparatus for paying users to view content and receiving micropayments  
An Internet search engine is configured to provide information to a user of the service in ranked order according to demographic profile information about the user provided by the user. Such...
8527328 Operational reliability index for the knowledge management system  
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems, methods, and computer program products for an operational reliability index (“ORI”) scoring system in the knowledge management system that is ...
8527327 Method and apparatus to manage project control  
The present invention is a method and apparatus to determine which aspects of a project are under control and whether the trend is toward increasing or decreasing control. The degree of control is...
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