Patents by Inventor TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED

TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20130318022
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method and apparatus for organizing, correlating IT management data in batch mode as well as real time and doing predictive analytics to indicate possible threshold breaches, possible failures and usage bottlenecks in the systems in an information technology (IT) environment. The system and method further predicts the state of the information technology (IT) system components systematically based on current and past system states and system component states, overall systemic behavior, known system behavioral rules and load conditions /usage characteristics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2013
    Publication date: November 28, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130272607
    Abstract: A system and a method for identification of alphanumeric characters present in a series in an image are disclosed. The system and method captures the image and further processes it for binarization by computing a pattern of the image. The generated binarized images are then filtered for removing unwanted components. Candidate images are identified out of the filtered binarized images. All the obtained candidate images are combined to generate a final candidate image which is further segmented in order to recognize a valid alphanumeric character present in the series.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2013
    Publication date: October 17, 2013
    Applicants: Indian Statistical Institute, Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventors: Tata Consultancy Services Limited, Indian Statistical Institute
  • Publication number: 20130226623
    Abstract: Systems and methods for insurance claims processing in an insurance industry are described. The method comprises combining extracted claims data from one or more data sources to obtain a consolidated claims record and removing noise from text data of the consolidated claims record to obtain a claim dataset. The claims data comprises a plurality of claims. Further, ascertaining one or more suspicion indicators in the plurality of claims based on an analytical technique. Further, assigning a score to each of the plurality of claims based on at least one scoring rule. The score is an indicative of a level of suspicion of a claim. Furthermore, detecting at least one of insurance claims fraud and subrogation potential claims based on the score assigned to each of the plurality of claims.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130226642
    Abstract: System(s) and method(s) for field collections and tracking of field collection devices are described herein. In an implementation, a field collection device tracking system (102) may authenticate a field collector based on login details received from a field collection device (104). Based on the authentication, the field collection device tracking system (102) may communicate information associated with a field collection activity for at least one customer to the field collection device (104). Subsequent to the communication of the information, the field collection device tracking system (102) may track a location of the field collection device (104) and monitor at least one status attribute of the field collection device (104). The at least one status attribute includes a battery status of the field collection device (104).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130227515
    Abstract: Systems and methods for forecasting reusable software assets are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a forecast comprising forecast information pertaining to at least one forecasted software asset. Further, the method comprises mapping the forecast to a domain map based on the forecast information, wherein the domain map includes a plurality of domain constituents. Based in part on the mapping, a development request for creation of the at least one forecasted software asset is generated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130226756
    Abstract: A method and a system for debt collection workflow administration for a financial institution are disclosed. The method comprises defining a debt collection workflow for a set of stakeholders each having one or more hierarchy levels. The debt collection workflow defines a plurality of functions to be performed at the one or more hierarchy levels of each stakeholder of the set of stakeholders. Further, the debt collection workflow is based in part on regulatory requirements. The method further comprises administering the one or more hierarchy levels. The administering comprises generating statistic cards comprising debtors' information. The administering further comprises encrypting the statistic cards and providing selective access of the statistic cards to the one or more hierarchy levels of each stakeholder of the set of stakeholders based upon access privileges assigned to the one or more hierarchy levels.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2013
    Publication date: August 29, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130218738
    Abstract: Systems and methods for integrating an e-commerce platform with at least one payment aggregator are provided. The system comprising a processor and a memory coupled to the processor. The memory comprises an integrating module configured to provide a Generic Interface Framework (GIF). The GIF comprises a plurality of configuration files having activity details of a plurality of payment aggregators. The integrating module is further configured to integrate at least one payment aggregator selected from amongst the plurality of payment aggregators with the e-commerce platform based upon the plurality of configuration files.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2013
    Publication date: August 22, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130218849
    Abstract: Systems and methods for automated creation of a dictionary of scientific terms are described herein. Initially, input data is filtered to obtain a primary file having a plurality of term-ID pairs with each term-ID pair having a unique term ID and a scientific term. Further, a remove-term file is generated based on one or more term-ID pairs identified from the primary file such that the scientific terms of each term-ID pair corresponds to one of additional terms, frequent scientific terns, and undesirable terms. At least one term-ID pair from among the one or more term-ID pairs is altered to obtain a modified term-ID pair based on modification rules. The modified term-ID pair is added to an add-term file and a modified file is obtained based on the remove-term file and the add-term file. Duplicate term-ID pairs present in the modified file are removed to obtain the dictionary of scientific terms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2013
    Publication date: August 22, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130219227
    Abstract: The present subject matter relates to a method for managing a testing workflow, based on execution of at least one Multi Entity Test Case (METC) of the testing workflow. The method includes assigning at least one role to each of a plurality of test steps of the METC, where the at least one role is indicative of a privilege level to execute each of the plurality of test steps. The method also includes defining a failure condition for each of the plurality of test steps, where the failure condition is indicative of an expected result of execution of each of the plurality of test steps. The method further includes specifying a failure action associated with the failure condition for execution of each of the plurality of test steps, executing one of the plurality of test steps, and applying the failure action to proceed with the testing workflow.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2013
    Publication date: August 22, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130211881
    Abstract: Systems and methods for dynamically fixing price of a product in an electronic commerce (e-commerce) environment are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises obtaining product information associated with the product. Further, the method comprises extracting a real time market price of at least one product constituent indicated in the product information from at least one market information source. Furthermore, the method comprises evaluating a market price factor for the product based on the extracting, where the market price factor is indicative of impact of market conditions onto the price of the product. Based at least on the product information and the market price factor, a real time selling price of the product may be fixed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2013
    Publication date: August 15, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130208881
    Abstract: The present invention is related to improving a conversation quality of calls in a call center setup/environment. The system of the present invention allows monitoring of several live ongoing audio conversations to alert supervisor regarding vulnerable/deviations in the call being handled by a call center agent. The alerts are displayed on the supervisor console by way of providing graphical visual display in order to seek attention of the supervisor. The system also facilitates the supervisor to listen to the live conversation on his desktop by clicking on the visual display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2013
    Publication date: August 15, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130212703
    Abstract: Systems and methods for rendering role-based content are described herein. The system includes a registration module configured to define an application role in a metadata driven framework for providing selective access to the content. The content may include data and content objects. The registration module may also be configured to associate content objects with the application role. The system may also include an authentication module configured to authenticate a user from a plurality of users. The user may be authenticated based on log-in credentials of the user. The authentication module may also determine the application role of the user. Additionally, the authentication module may identify one or more content objects based on the determined application role of the user. The content objects may be identified based on the application role of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2013
    Publication date: August 15, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130204458
    Abstract: A system and method vehicle-to-mobile communication using a smart horn (515) comprising, a first processor (520) embedded in the vehicle, configured to generate and broadcast a plurality of sound waves having two spectrums, an audible spectrum and an inaudible spectrum, the sound waves comprising a plurality of information embedded (530) into the inaudible spectrum. A vehicle-embedded system (505) coupled to the said first processor (520) to capture a plurality of signals associated with the vehicle-embedded system. A second processor embedded in a receiving device (540) configured to capture and interpret the plurality of information embedded into the inaudible spectrum. The receiving device (540) comprising an application (545) that enables the receiving device (540) to interpret the plurality of information embedded in the inaudible sound spectrum captured by at least one microphone (535).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2012
    Publication date: August 8, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130204911
    Abstract: Systems and methods for real time performance monitoring of an application are described. In one implementation, when a metrics collection request is obtained from a user device, a data storage location is selected from a plurality of data storage locations based on a location status associated with the data storage location. The metrics data, for monitoring the performance of the application, is then provided to the user device through a data store from the selected data storage location in real time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2013
    Publication date: August 8, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130197863
    Abstract: The present subject matter relates to systems and methods for assessing performance and capacity of computing systems. In one implementation, the method comprises identifying at least one gap in a plurality of benchmark data sets of the computing systems; ascertaining at least one of a maximum ratio, a minimum ratio, and an average ratio of values present in the plurality of benchmark data sets; and generating at least one value to fill the at least one gap based in part on the ascertaining. The method further comprises defining a normalized benchmark data sheet based in part on the generating; and determining a performance and capacity score (P/C score), indicative of performance and capacity of the computing systems, based in part on the normalized benchmark data sheet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2013
    Publication date: August 1, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130198265
    Abstract: The present subject matter discloses a system and a method for managing a connection between a client and an application within a server in a network. In one implementation, the method includes receiving a connection request from the client. The method further includes associating with a worker thread, a unique identifier (UID) that uniquely identifies the received connection request. Further, the method involves, communicating a message that includes client data associated with the connection request to the application by the worker thread. The method also includes obtaining, by a reverse worker thread, a reply message associated with the UID from the application. The reverse worker thread is configured to communicate the reply message to the client.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2013
    Publication date: August 1, 2013
    Applicant: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Publication number: 20130185309
    Abstract: The present subject matter relates to systems and methods for determining quality of data. In one implementation, the method comprises identifying at least one column of the data repository based on an importance index associated with the at least one column, wherein the importance index is indicative of the criticality of the data stored in the at least one column; and retrieving at least one data quality analysis rule associated with the at least one column. The method further comprises assigning a rule weightage parameter to each of the at least one data quality analysis rule and a column weightage parameter to each of the identified columns and analyzing the data stored in the identified columns based on the at least one data quality analysis rule. Based in part on the analysis a data quality score, indicative of the quality of data stored in the data repository is computed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2013
    Publication date: July 18, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130179279
    Abstract: A method and a system for maintaining a retail terminal having a plurality of peripherals are provided. The method comprises determining at least one of an operating quality and a maintenance need of the plurality of peripherals. The method further comprises facilitating remediation of at least one peripheral of the plurality of peripherals based upon the operating quality and the maintenance need of the plurality of peripherals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Publication date: July 11, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130174178
    Abstract: A system and method is disclosed to estimate both, the time and number of resources required to execute a test suite or a subset of test suite in parallel, with the objective of providing a balanced workload distribution. The present invention partitions test suite for parallelization, given the dependencies that exists between test cases and test execution time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Publication date: July 4, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130173557
    Abstract: A computer implemented method for data archiving and dearchiving in a business environment is described herein. According to an implementation, the method includes obtaining metadata configuration associated with a source database storing transaction information, the transaction information being related to a business transaction. Based on the metadata configuration an archive specification is generated. Further, based on the archive specification and the metadata configuration, an archive mapping is configured. According to an aspect, the archive mapping is synchronized with an update in one of the metadata configuration. The archive mapping can be implemented for archiving the transaction information. Additionally, the archived transaction information can be de-archived, or can be purged onto a back-up repository.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2012
    Publication date: July 4, 2013
    Applicant: TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
    Inventor: Tata Consultancy Services Limited