07853472 is referenced by 24 patents and cites 16 patents.

A system to facilitate contract procurement and contract management through an online contract procurement and management website over a computer network, program product, and associated methods are provided. The system includes an electronic contracting network server accessible to a computer network, a database accessible to the electronic contracting network server through the computer network, a plurality of plurality of electronic contracting entity member user computers in communication with the electronic contracting network server through the computer network, and a plurality of potential contractor member user computers also in communication with the electronic contracting network server through the computer network. The system also includes an electronic contracting program product stored in the memory of the electronic contracting network server and positioned to perform various contract procurement and contract management functions.

Title
System, program product, and methods for managing contract procurement
Application Number
11/485622
Publication Number
7853472 (B2)
Application Date
July 12, 2006
Publication Date
December 14, 2010
Inventor
Udai M Al Mulla
Dammam
SA
Ammar Ibrahim Al Mubarak
Dhahran
SA
Hisham Ali Al Abdulqader
Dammam
SA
Agent
Bracewell & Giuliani
Assignee
Saudi Arabian Oil Company
SA
IPC
G06F 9/46
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