07957999 cites 83 patents.

A system and method providing a centralized acquisition utility for facilitating event requests for multiple client products and/or services, where a dispatcher forwards event requests to one or more handlers to apply client business logic to process and fulfill said request. The handlers further employ task-specific workers for facilitating the individual steps required to complete the process.

Title
Electronic acquisition system and method
Application Number
10/71615
Publication Number
7957999 (B2)
Application Date
February 5, 2002
Publication Date
June 7, 2011
Inventor
Manoj K Kejriwal
Pune
IN
Can Demirkaya
Peoria
AZ, US
Christina Chow
Phoenix
AZ, US
Paul Stoxen
Phoenix
AZ, US
Agent
Snell & Wilmer L
Assignee
American Express Travel Related Services Company
NY, US
IPC
G06Q 10/00
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