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Amit Mital, Lucius Gregory Meredith, Marc Levy, Brian C Beckman, Anthony D Andrews, Terry J Myerson: System and method utilizing a graphical user interface of a business process workflow scheduling program. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, February 27, 2007: US07184967 (106 worldwide citation)

A graphical user interface (GUI) scheduler program is provided for modeling business workflow processes. The GUI scheduler program includes tools to allow a user to create a schedule for business workflow processes based on a set of rules defined by the GUI scheduler program. The rules facilitate de ...


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Lucius Gregory Meredith, Amit Mital, Marc Levy, Brian Beckman, Anthony Andrews, Bimal Mehta: Method and system for hierarchical transactions and compensation. Microsoft Corporation, Amin & Turocy, September 23, 2003: US06625602 (58 worldwide citation)

A method for executing a schedule in a workflow application is provided. The method comprises a hierarchical transaction commit rule allowing access to the data associated with an action in the schedule according to a transaction boundary and the state of the action. The invention further comprises ...


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Satish Ramchandra Thatte, Lucius Gregory Meredith, Marc Levy, Bimal Kumar Mehta, Johannes Klein, Anthony Dean Andrews: Compensation framework for long running transactions. Microsoft Corporation, Amin & Turocy, July 12, 2005: US06918053 (42 worldwide citation)

An error-handling framework is provided for business process transactions. The error-handling framework facilitates coordination of the invocation of exception and compensation handlers in response to errors. The error-handling framework includes support for custom ordering of compensation actions, ...


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Lucius Gregory Meredith, Marc Levy, Brian Beckman, Anthony Andrews, Bimal Mehta, Mitra Kanchan: Binding for business workflow processes. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, December 16, 2008: US07467371 (20 worldwide citation)

A methodology of employing a binding for interfacing a business workflow process executable program to a real world implementation. The binding can be reduced to a programming language. A preferable programming language is XML (Extensible Markup Language). Separation of the business workflow process ...


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Moe Khosravy, Jorg Thomas Pfenning, Lev Novik, Marc Levy, Michael S Beckerman, Myron C Thomas, Vladimir Sadovsky: Synchronization peer participant model. Microsoft Corporation, July 13, 2010: US07756825 (16 worldwide citation)

Various technologies and techniques are disclosed that improve synchronization of data between varying types of devices and/or services. A full participant receives a request from another participant to perform a synchronization operation. The synchronization engine determines whether the device or ...


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Lucius Gregory Meredith, Amit Mital, Marc Levy, Brian Beckman, Anthony Andrews: Model for business workflow processes. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, August 5, 2008: US07409671 (11 worldwide citation)

A methodology of reducing process algebra to a language that facilitates modeling a business workflow process is provided. A process algebra is reduced to a model for business workflow processes. The model is then reduced to a scheduling programming language to allow users to create models of busine ...


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Satish Ramchandra Thatte, Lucius Gregory Meredith, Marc Levy, Bimal Kumar Mehta, Johannes Klein, Anthony Dean Andrews: Compensation framework for long running transactions. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, May 27, 2008: US07380166 (11 worldwide citation)

An error-handling framework is provided for business process transactions. The error-handling framework facilitates coordination of the invocation of exception and compensation handlers in response to errors. The error-handling framework includes support for custom ordering of compensation actions, ...


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Marc Levy Joseph: Carrier trolley, especially for customers of self-service stores. Ateliers Reunis, Young & Thompson, May 28, 1985: US04519622 (9 worldwide citation)

The base frame of the trolley is constituted by two elbowed side members of wire joined together by horizontal cross-members. On each side of a top portion fixed against the underside of the carrier basket, the side members are provided with a sloping front portion and a sloping rear portion. The sl ...


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Lucius G Meredith, Amit Mital, Marc Levy, Brian Beckman, Anthony Andrews: Model for business workflow processes. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, March 10, 2009: US07503033 (6 worldwide citation)

A methodology of reducing process algebra to a language that facilitates modeling a business workflow process is provided. A process algebra is reduced to a model for business workflow processes. The model is then reduced to a scheduling programming language to allow users to create models of busine ...


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Robert George Atkinson, Marc Levy, James Utzschneider: Authorization token accompanying request and including constraint tied to request. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, February 13, 2007: US07177847 (4 worldwide citation)

A business relationship is effectuated between a first party and a second party and is governed by an agreement between the first party and the second party. The first party creates a token that authorizes a delegate to request a transaction according to the agreement on behalf of the first party, s ...