05182705 is referenced by 255 patents and cites 2 patents.

A computerized system and method for managing work in process is provided. An initial transaction records case specific information. The case specific information is automatically linked with a work source index which includes basic client information. An electronic file is created for each case arising out of the initial transaction record. As work is performed on the case, the system tracks its progress and providces a variety of support functions. An electronic activity log function maintains a record of key activities involved in the processing of work items. An electronic diary function provides a means for prioritizing work and for scheduling various tasks. A staff table function provides a facility for storing information relevant to office personnel. Most of the system functions are integrated with the staff table function which provides a number of security and function parameters. A text processing function is provided which integrates stored database information into preformatted and customized documents. A "local data" function provides a facility for customization of data recordation and output at the local level. Various other systems functions provide the ability to modify, update, search and record additional case information.

Title
Computer system and method for work management
Application Number
7/392842
Publication Number
5182705
Application Date
August 11, 1989
Publication Date
January 26, 1993
Inventor
Christopher Machnich
Glastonbury
CT, US
Mary Jo Round
South Windsor
CT, US
Anthony Retartha
Burlington
CT, US
Gary Prignon
Plainville
CT, US
Russell Pollnow
Manchester
CT, US
Teresa Patch
Amsterdam
NL
Susan Moore
Unionville
CT, US
Beverly Montresor
West Hartford
CT, US
Lymon Maytubby
Winsor
CT, US
Joseph Long
W. Hartford
CT, US
David Hughes
Plymouth
CT, US
Robert Guilmette
Bloomfield
CT, US
Joseph Girardini
Ellington
CT, US
John R Gaddas
West Hartford
CT, US
Denise Fritz
West Simsbury
CT, US
Paul Fletcher
Hartford
CT, US
Joan Duffy
Simsbury
CT, US
Maureen Burdick
Burlington
CT, US
Ronald Benson
Bristol
CT, US
Linda Beauchesne
Santa Cruz
CA, US
Robin Barr
Avon
CT, US
Assignee
ITT Corporation
NY, US
IPC
G06F 15/24
G06F 15/22
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