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David N Bonnell, Kirill L Tatarinov, Martin W Picard: System for monitoring and managing computer resources and applications across a distributed computing environment using an intelligent autonomous agent architecture. BMC Software, Vinson & Elkins L, August 5, 1997: US05655081 (565 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for monitoring and managing the applications and resources on a distributed computer network. Preferably, at least one manager software system runs on at least one of the networked computer systems designated as a network management computer system or "console" s ...


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David N Bonnell, Kirill L Tatarinov, Martin W Picard: System for managing computer resources across a distributed computing environment by first reading discovery information about how to determine system resources presence. BMC Software, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, November 2, 1999: US05978594 (179 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for managing a computer network. A manager software system is installed on a network management computer system within the network, and one agent software system is installed on each of the server computer systems in the network. A knowledge module in the form of ...


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Ricky Gene Braddy: System and architecture for distributing, monitoring, and managing information requests on a computer network. BMC Software, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, October 31, 2000: US06141759 (163 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for distributing, monitoring and managing information requests on a computer network including one or more client computer systems, a first server computer system, and one or more secondary server computer systems. Information requests from the client computer syste ...


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Clay Davis, Walter R Bodwell, Michael C Klobe: System selects a best-fit form or URL in an originating web page as a target URL for replaying a predefined path through the internet. BMC Software, Sprinkle IP Law Group, May 31, 2005: US06901438 (153 worldwide citation)

A system and method for replaying a predefined path through a set of web pages. The system and method comprises selecting in chronological order a saved request in a request history. The saved requests correspond to a set of user requests made at a web page from the set of web pages. Furthermore, th ...


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Annette B McCall, Edward J Veazey Jr: Method for editing the contents of a DB.sub.2 table using an editproc manager. BMC Software, Arnold White & Durkee, March 7, 1995: US05396623 (108 worldwide citation)

A computer-executed method permits one or more of the following three functions to be performed on a DB2 data table: (1) dynamically altering (replacing) the EDITPROC parameter in the DB2 catalog definition of the DB2 data table, without the necessity of unloading the data from the table; (2) dynami ...


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Thomas E Hintz, William R Cunningham: Databases system for permitting concurrent indexing and reloading of data by early simulating the reload process to determine final locations of the data. BMC Software, Arnold White & Durkee, June 22, 1993: US05222235 (98 worldwide citation)

The reorganization method of DB2 data files explores parallel processing, and asynchronous I/O to a great extent. It includes means to estimate an optimum configuration of system resources, such as storage devices (DASD devices), memory, and CPUs, etc, during reorganizations. The method mainly consi ...


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Jean Marc Trinon, Philippe Moitroux, Bernard Lemercier, Olivier Pignault: System and method of enterprise systems and business impact management. BMC Software, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, January 3, 2006: US06983321 (93 worldwide citation)

A system architecture and a method for management using a cellular architecture to allow multi-tier management of events such as the managing of the actual impact or the potential impact of IT infrastructure situations on business services. A preferred embodiment includes a high availability managem ...


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Yiping Ding, Kenneth Newman: Enterprise management system and method which includes statistical recreation of system resource usage for more accurate monitoring, prediction, and performance workload characterization. BMC Software, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, February 10, 2004: US06691067 (85 worldwide citation)

A system and method for estimating statistics concerning system metrics to provide for the accurate and efficient monitoring of one or more computer systems. The system preferably comprises a distributed computing environment, i.e., an enterprise, which comprises a plurality of interconnected comput ...


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James L Martin, Abolfazl Sirjani, Kevin D Seppi, Lisa S Keeler: Enterprise data movement system and method which maintains and compares edition levels for consistency of replicated data. BMC Software, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon, February 22, 2000: US06029178 (79 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing consistency of replicated data in a distributed enterprise computing system by maintaining and using edition level values for data objects in both source and target database systems. When the EDM method captures changes made to a source database, the EDM method oper ...


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Alexander T Fleming, William W Wallace: System and method for integrating a plurality of disparate database utilities into a single graphical user interface. BMC Software, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri P C, February 18, 2003: US06523035 (67 worldwide citation)

An improved management console integrates a plurality of disparate database utilities with a unified graphical user interface. A management console is implemented or otherwise provided in accordance with an industry standard such as the MICROSOFT Management Console (MMC) framework or a superset ther ...