WO2002052378A3 - System for the provision of goods and services over a distributed communication network - Google Patents

System for the provision of goods and services over a distributed communication network Download PDF

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WO2002052378A3
WO2002052378A3 PCT/US2001/049774 US0149774W WO02052378A3 WO 2002052378 A3 WO2002052378 A3 WO 2002052378A3 US 0149774 W US0149774 W US 0149774W WO 02052378 A3 WO02052378 A3 WO 02052378A3
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Vlada Askkovic
Brady Hoak
Darren Koenig
Gary Novitzkas
Jan Sleigh
Igor Staniosavljev
Jeff Tyson
Water Virgina
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Vlada Askkovic
Brady Hoak
Darren Koenig
Gary Novitzkas
Pushloop Technologies Inc
Jan Sleigh
Igor Staniosavljev
Jeff Tyson
Water Virgina
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06QDATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • G06Q10/00Administration; Management
    • G06Q10/08Logistics, e.g. warehousing, loading, distribution or shipping; Inventory or stock management, e.g. order filling, procurement or balancing against orders
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H04ELECTRIC COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUE
    • H04LTRANSMISSION OF DIGITAL INFORMATION, e.g. TELEGRAPHIC COMMUNICATION
    • H04L41/00Arrangements for maintenance or administration or management of packet switching networks
    • H04L41/02Arrangements for maintenance or administration or management of packet switching networks involving integration or standardization
    • H04L41/024Arrangements for maintenance or administration or management of packet switching networks involving integration or standardization using relational databases for representation of network management data, e.g. managing via structured query language [SQL]

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The present invention is directed to a real-time logistics and fulfillment system for orders placed on-line that incorporates a real-time closed-loop communication engine (2) to each of a plurality of merchants (1), having an auto-archive and resubmission capabilities (7), which provides guaranteed message delivery and response over a communication network. The present invention incorporates a process handler (9) programmed to receive logistical and fulfillment information (8) on an item offered by a merchant (3) from a vendor in real-time upon submission of an order for the item by a customer, and to return the logistical and fulfillment information to the merchant in real-time.
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