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Kenneth W O&apos Flaherty, Richard G Stellwagen Jr, Todd A Walter, Reid M Watts, David A Ramsey, Adriaan W Veldhuisen, Renda K Ozden: Privacy-enhanced database. NCR Corporation, Gates & Cooper, June 26, 2001: US06253203 (485 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for storing and retrieving data in a database implementing privacy control is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a data storage device, storing a database table comprising a plurality of data columns an at least one data control col ...


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Kenneth W O&apos Flaherty, Richard G Stellwagen Jr, Todd A Walter, Reid M Watts, David A Ramsey, Adriaan W Veldhuisen, Renda K Ozden, Patric B Dempster: System and method for managing data privacy in a database management system. NCR Corporation, Gates & Cooper, August 14, 2001: US06275824 (402 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for managing data privacy in a database management system is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a database management system, for storing and retrieving data from a plurality of database tables wherein the data in the database tables is controllably ac ...


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Douglas P Brown, Anita Richards, Bruce Wayne Britton, Todd A Walter: Managing database utilities to improve throughput and concurrency. Teradata US, Howard Speight, October 8, 2013: US08555288 (8 worldwide citation)

A method, computer program, and system are disclosed for executing a utility on a database system having a plurality of database system nodes. Each database system node has an existing load. An increased load on the database system required to execute the utility is determined. The existing load on ...


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Carol R Thomas, Kevin K Gold, Michael L Reed, Todd A Walter: Continuous dynamic mobile querying. Teradata US, Howard Speight, July 13, 2010: US07756525 (7 worldwide citation)

A continuous dynamic mobile query system including a mobile device is disclosed. The mobile device includes a mobile device memory, a query stored in the mobile device memory, a transmitter for continuously transmitting the query, a receiver for receiving a response, a mobile device output device fo ...


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Douglas P Brown, Anita Richards, John Mark Morris, Todd A Walter: Virtual regulator for multi-database systems. Teradata US, Gates & Cooper, January 22, 2013: US08359333 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for managing a plurality of systems, includes a domain comprised of a plurality of systems, wherein the systems are managed by one or more closed-loop system management (CLSM) regulators. A virtual regulator manages operational characteristics of the domain and the plurality of systems, by ...


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J Mark Morris, Todd A Walter: Compressing decimal types. NCR, Howard Speight, November 6, 2007: US07293032

A method, computer program, database system and data structure are disclosed for compressing a decimal type field in a database including one or more tables. Each of the one or more tables includes one or more rows. Each of the one or more rows includes an instance of the decimal type field. Space i ...


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Douglas P Brown, Anita Richards, Bruce Wayne Britton, Todd A Walter: Managing database utilities to improve throughput and concurrency. James M Stover, Ncr Corporation, November 22, 2007: US20070271570-A1

A method, computer program, and system are disclosed for executing a utility on a database system having a plurality of database system nodes. Each database system node has an existing load. An increased load on the database system required to execute the utility is determined. The existing load on ...


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Douglas P Brown, Anita Richards, John Mark Morris, Todd A Walter: Virtual regulator for multi-databases systems. NCR Corporation, James M Stover, Teradata Corporation, July 3, 2008: US20080162583-A1

A system for managing a plurality of systems, includes a domain comprised of a plurality of systems, wherein the systems are managed by one or more closed-loop system management (CLSM) regulators. A virtual regulator manages operational characteristics of the domain and the plurality of systems, by ...


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Kevin K Gold, Michael L Reed, Frank Roderic Vandervort, Todd A Walter: Using a customers purchasing intent in recommending alternative items for purchase in a physical store. John D Cowart, NCR Corporation, July 7, 2005: US20050149392-A1

A merchant who operates a physical store is able to communicate a message to a customer who is carrying one or more items for purchase. While the customer is moving through the store, the merchant uses electronic means to gather data identifying at least one of the items carried by the customer. A c ...


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Kevin K Gold, Michael L Reed, Frank R Vandervort, Todd A Walter: Using a customers purchasing intent in recommending alternative items for purchase in a virtual store. John D Cowart, NCR Corporation, June 30, 2005: US20050144084-A1

A merchant in a virtual retail store uses a computer-implemented technique to communicate a message to a customer who has selected multiple items for purchase. On establishing an online shopping session with the customer, the merchant's system maintains a list of the items that the customer has sele ...