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A method and an apparatus for a universal auction specification system is disclosed. The universal auction specification system comprises a network accessible set of trading primitives. A script generator is used for combining the set of trading primitives into a temporal protocol script representing a particular auction specification.

Title
Universal on-line trading market design and deployment system
Application Number
9/131048
Publication Number
6285989 (B1)
Application Date
August 7, 1998
Publication Date
September 4, 2001
Inventor
Yoav Shoham
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman
US
Assignee
Ariba
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/60
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