ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 28 -- United States Patent no. 8,453,053, issued on May 28, was assigned to ECAVA Sdn. Bhd. (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia).
by: High Beam Research
"Rapid software report development tool with auto database handling and menu tool-bar plug-in for application report access" was invented by Kwee Hui Lee (Selangor, Malaysia),Foot Yow Wong (Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia),Kin Hoon Wong (Selangor, Malaysia),and Kok Peng Lee (Selangor, Malaysia).
According to the abstract* released by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office: "A method is provided for generating reports for a computer monitored or aided environment that has a server-side module, a client-side module and a database, the server-side module, client-side module and database being interconnected, The method includes creating a report layout, the report layout containing a predefined number of dynamic fields at predetermined positions; associating, at the server-side, each dynamic field with a data source; collecting, at the server-side, information for each dynamic field according to the associated data source; storing the information in the database; and displaying the information for each dynamic field on a display according to the report layout. …
First Published in High Beam Research