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Craig R Powers, Kenneth C Gardner, Tim J Beauchamp, Tana Christine Netsch, Geoffrey Deane Owen Nicholls: Architecture for general purpose near real-time business intelligence system and methods therefor. Oracle International Corporation, IP Strategy Group PC, September 18, 2007: US07272660 (112 worldwide citation)

A method of optimizing the delivery of a set of data elements to a device, the set of data elements further comprising a metadata portion. The method further includes determining a source of each element of the set of data elements, and creating a set of rules for transforming the set of data elemen ...


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Terris J Linenbach, Vladimir Gorelik, Craig R Powers, Robert E Powers, Tana C Netsch: Database repository with deferred transactions. Sagent Technologies, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, July 27, 1999: US05930794 (67 worldwide citation)

A deferred transaction mechanism facilitates multi-threaded operation of database application programs. The deferred transaction mechanism allows data items to be committed from the local memory of a computer system to a database system in a background thread, while other foreground threads continue ...


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Craig R Powers, Vladimir Gorelik: Extensible database retrieval and viewing architecture. Sagent Technology, Kent R Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Richardson, March 14, 2000: US06038558 (63 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes an architecture for extending the data requesting and data viewing capabilities of a database system. Data from the database is requested and viewed using a plan. The plan defines the steps to perform to request and view the data. The extensible architecture ...


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Vladimir Gorelik, Craig R Powers, John E Zicker, Nicholas F Engelhardt: Data descriptions in a database system. Sagent Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 13, 2001: US06317737 (47 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes data descriptions of data in a database. The data descriptions include baseviews and metaviews. The baseviews reference specific portions of the actual database schema while the metaviews provide descriptions of baseviews. Each baseview includes specific refe ...


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Vladimir Gorelik, Glenn A Shapland, Craig R Powers: Method and apparatus for processing data using multi-tier caching. Sagent Technology, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 18, 2003: US06651142 (37 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for processing data using multi-tier caching are described. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving a user request containing one or more data parameters and searching cache memories of multiple tiers until finding a parameterized result set associated with the data p ...


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Kenneth C Gardner, Craig R Powers, Robert Charles Holcomb, Kendall J Cosby, Tana Christine Jackson, Charles A Vazac, Matthew Solnit, Michael Hemmert: Visual test automation tool for message-based applications, web applications and SOA systems. SOASTA, The Law Offices of Bradley J Bereznak, November 30, 2010: US07844036 (35 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a graphical user interface (“GUI”) enables the efficient composition and execution of a test of a message-based application, Web application, or SOA systems' capacity to receive, process and respond to message traffic. The GUI may be used to generate a test composition by dragging ...


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Terris J Linenbach, Vladimir Gorelik, Craig R Powers, Robert E Powers, Tana C Netsch: Database repository with deferred transactions. Sagent Technology, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 12, 2002: US06480847 (35 worldwide citation)

A deferred transaction mechanism facilitates multi-threaded operation of database application programs. The deferred transaction mechanism allows data items to be committed from the local memory of a computer system to a database system in a background thread, while other foreground threads continue ...


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Craig R Powers, Vladimir Gorelik: Extensible database retrieval and viewing architecture. Sagent Technology, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 5, 2001: US06243698 (33 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the invention includes an architecture for extending the data requesting and data viewing capabilities of a database system. Data from the database is requested and viewed using a plan. The plan defines the steps to perform to request and view the data. The extensible architecture ...


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Kenneth C Gardner, Tim J Beauchamp, Tana Christine Netsch, Geoffrey Deane Owen Nicholls, Craig R Powers: Architecture for general purpose near real-time business intelligence system with client devices and methods therefor. Oracle International Corporation, IP Strategy Group PC, July 10, 2007: US07243124 (31 worldwide citation)

A method of transferring a set of data elements to a recipient on a network, the network includes a set of devices registered to the recipient. The method also includes receiving the set of data elements. The method further includes ascertaining if the first device is present on the network and if t ...


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Tana Christine Netsch, Geoffrey Deane Owen Nicholls, Craig R Powers, Kenneth C Gardner, Tim J Beauchamp: Method and apparatus for ensuring accountability in the examination of a set of data elements by a user. Oracle International Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, February 23, 2010: US07668917 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for substantially assuring the examination of a set of data elements by a first user with a messaging device, the set of data elements further comprising a metadata portion. The method further includes determining a set of data elements, each data element of the set of data elements further ...