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Edward M Smith, David R Sewell, Patrick T Golden: System and method for energy management. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, August 31, 2004: US06785592 (412 worldwide citation)

A business methodology for optimizing energy procurement energy demand (usage) and energy supply for a facility or complex. After ascertaining a baseline model, energy consumption is monitored and adjusted to reflect dynamic economic factors of operations. With the accumulation of data, contract neg ...


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Dundee Navin Chandra, Yong Gao: System and method for integrating search results from heterogeneous information resources. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist, August 14, 2001: US06275820 (217 worldwide citation)

A system and method for relative ranking and contextual summarization of search hits from multiple distributed, heterogeneous information resources based upon the original content of each hit is disclosed. In particular, the system and method of the present invention improve upon metasearch engine t ...


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Yong Gao, Dundee Navin Chandra: Search engine system and method utilizing context of heterogeneous information resources. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist PC, December 3, 2002: US06490579 (115 worldwide citation)

A system and method for facilitating the retrieval of information from a system of distributed computers or information resources is disclosed. In particular, the system and method of the present invention improves upon metasearch techniques by including information resource profiles that provide di ...


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David Ian Houlding: Method and system for providing visualization of underlying architecture of a software system. Perot Systems Corporation, Winstead PC, August 19, 2008: US07415697 (59 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing a visualization of an underlying architecture of a software system. The method includes accessing a datafile descriptive of the underlying architecture. The datafile may be transformed to determine architectural components used to form the underlying architecture. G ...


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Oscar A Chappel, Christopher T Creel: System and method for managing a project based on team member interdependency and impact relationships. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, May 8, 2007: US07216088 (41 worldwide citation)

A system and method for determining interdependencies between project team members working on a development project. The method includes receiving data indicative of a temporal relationship between a first and a second project team member having modified at least one artifact of the development proj ...


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Oscar A Chappel: Method and system for assessing and planning business operations utilizing rule-based statistical modeling. Perot Systems Corporation, Winstead PC, June 26, 2007: US07236940 (33 worldwide citation)

The principles of the present invention include a system and method for assessing business activities. The method includes retrieving historical data associated with a business activity. At least one statistical model is generated based on the historical data. Knowledge is developed based on the sta ...


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Pieter Willem Adriaans, Arno Jan Knobbe, Marc Gathier: System and method for model mining complex information technology systems. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, May 21, 2002: US06393387 (32 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically creating causal association models of complex information technology (IT) systems. System components and elements are subject to periodic monitoring associated with performance thresholds. Numerical data indicating component state information is converted to Boo ...


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Otto Moerbeek: System and method for distributed data collection and storage. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist, July 9, 2002: US06418445 (22 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically and adaptively capturing, recording, and retrieving large amounts of complex Information Technology (IT) system component state data in a distributed, hierarchical manner. Monitored components include virtually any element in an IT system, including hardware, e. ...


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David Ian Houlding: System and method for delivering web services using common object request broker architecture. Perot Systems Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist P C, May 11, 2004: US06735771 (22 worldwide citation)

A system and method that facilitates the development of client applications that wish to request services provided by a Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA) object is presented. Using this system and method, application developers that are developing client applications may, with a fami ...


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Oscar A Chappel, Christopher Taylor Creel: Method and system for quantitatively assessing project risk and effectiveness. Perot Systems Corporation, Winstead PC, December 25, 2007: US07313531 (16 worldwide citation)

A method and system for assessing risk of a change proposal on a project development, and effectiveness of a service provider to satisfy a client. The method for assessing risk may include receiving the change proposal requesting one or more amendments to be performed on the project. One or more ele ...