Patents by Inventor William John Olford

William John Olford 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: 20080195449
    Abstract: Techniques to manage cost resources are described. An apparatus comprises a project management program arranged to schedule resources for a project. The project management program includes multiple resource types with one of the resource types comprising a cost resource type. The cost resource type may have multiple defined cost resources each representing a cost value independent of a volume of work for a task or a duration for the task. Other embodiments are described and claimed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2007
    Publication date: August 14, 2008
    Applicant: Microsoft Corporation
    Inventors: Darius Snapkauskas, Raju Iyer, Bram De Vries, David Ducolon, William John Olford