06957186 is referenced by 515 patents and cites 21 patents.

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for identifying various components of a system for building, management, and support purposes. A pictorial representation of an existing system is first displayed along with a plurality of components thereof. Next, information is presented relating to building, managing, and supporting the components of the existing system by indicia coding the components on the pictorial representation. The building, management, and support information relates more specifically to deliverable features of the components of the existing system that are available in a business offering.

Title
System method and article of manufacture for building, managing, and supporting various components of a system
Application Number
9/320921
Publication Number
6957186 (B1)
Application Date
May 27, 1999
Publication Date
October 18, 2005
Inventor
James J Barrese
San Jose
CA, US
James D Mitchell
Manhattan Beach
CA, US
Michael F Guheen
Tiburon
CA, US
Agent
Banner & Witcoff
Assignee
Accenture
IL, US
IPC
G06F 017/60
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