Salesforce.com Patent Grants

Managing messages sent between services

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11070626
Disclosed are some implementations of methods and apparatus for managing services within a computer network. In one embodiment, a message interchange network for exchanging application-level messages between services, which are located outside the message interchange network, is provided. At the message interchange network, a plurality of application-level messages, which each specify which one or more receiving services are to receive the each application-level message, are received.…

Systems and methods for combined search and content creation

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068492
Methods and apparatuses for search and content creation. A partial input is received via a user interface of an electronic computing device. The partial input to be used for content creation. A search query is generated in response to receiving the partial input. A structured data repository is searched for objects matching the partial input. Results from the searching of the data repository are provided. Suggested content to be created from the displayed results is generated.

Dynamic selection and application of rules for processing of queries in an on-demand environment

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068483
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for facilitating dynamic selection and application for rules for query processing for large datasets in an on-demand services environment according to one embodiment. In one embodiment and by way of example, a method comprises determining processing patterns of a query based on historical performances associated with the query placed on behalf of a tenant in a multi-tenant environment, and dynamically applying one…

Archiving objects in a database environment

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068448
A method is provided for processing a query. In some embodiments, the method includes creating a historical schema defining an ordered set of fields based on a current schema of an object and a field modification of the current schema. The method includes inserting, based on the field modification, a new field at an end of the historical schema and archiving records into a second storage device. The method includes receiving a query, which includes a command specifying a subset of fields…

Synchronize collaboration entity files

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068445
A database system is arranged to support collaboration among users of a file in a feed system of a multi-user social network database driven system, wherein at least some of the users are permitted to upload a file to the feed from a remote computing device, and other users may have permission to collaborate on modifying the file. A sync client application executable on a remote user machine enables an authorize user to select “sync all files in the feed,” which triggers (a) download…

Alerting system having a network of stateful transformation nodes

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068329
An alerting system is provided that includes a network of transformation nodes, and state change processors. The transformation nodes include input transformation nodes, output transformation nodes, and intermediate nodes that connect the input and output transformation nodes. Each input transformation node can receive an events stream, and is coupled to one of the output transformation nodes by one or more intermediate transformation nodes. Each transformation node (except the input…

Optimized transpilation

Granted: July 20, 2021
Patent Number: 11068244
System and methods are described to parse input source code and generate a tree representing the input source code, optimize the tree by determining reusable sub-trees of the tree and replacing the reusable sub-trees with variables, and transpile the optimized tree to generate output source code.

Method and system for classifying user identifiers into similar segments

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061937
A database system performs lookalike analysis on a data set including a plurality of user identifiers, which are associated with one or more attribute records. The database system classifies the user identifiers into one or more segments of user identifiers based on the attribute records. The database system performs Linear Discriminant Analysis (LDA) to calculate a measure of importance of the attribute records relative to the one or more segments. The database system auto-correlates…

Intent classification system

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061955
A data processing system analyzes a corpus of conversation data collected at an interactive conversation service to train an intent classification model. The intent classification model generates vectors based on the corpus of conversation data. A set of intents is selected and an intent seed input for each intent of the set of intents is input into the model to generate an intent vector corresponding to each intent. Vectors based on user inputs are generated and compared to the intent…

Intent classification system

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061954
A data processing system analyzes a corpus of conversation data collected at an interactive conversation service to train an intent classification model. The intent classification model generates vectors based on the corpus of conversation data. A set of intents is selected and an intent seed input for each intent of the set of intents is input into the model to generate an intent vector corresponding to each intent. Vectors based on user inputs are generated and compared to the intent…

Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: D924901

Triggering actions in an information feed system

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061908
Disclosed are systems, apparatus, methods, and computer readable media for performing actions in response to information updates provided in an information feed. In one implementation, an information update is selected for comparison with a data record creation rule. The data record creation rule may specify a data record creation operation for creating a data record based the selected information update. The selected information update may be capable of being displayed in an information…

Early detection and warning for system bottlenecks in an on-demand environment

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061894
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for facilitating early detection and warning for system bottlenecks in an on-demand services environment according to one embodiment. In one embodiment and by way of example, a method includes detecting waits during processing of a query within a processing pipeline, wherein the waits include one or more of application-specific waits and database-specific waits; diagnosing the waits to identify a wait that has…

Systems and methods of managing manifest refresh in a database

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061889
Systems and methods are provided for receiving, at a database system having a memory and at least one persistent storage device to store records, a query for a least one record, where the query uses a first version of a manifest, and where each version of the records that are stored in the at least one persistent storage device are represented by metadata that is part of the first version of the manifest. A first operation may be performed based on a scan operation. The database system…

Indexing items in a database environment

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061877
A minimal distinguishing prefix (MDP) is computed for terms included in a list of terms. The MDP for a term is the minimal prefix that differentiates the term from the immediately preceding term. Lengths of the computed MPDs are compared, and a set of MDPs is selected for inclusion in a trie. A trie generator generates a trie including a plurality of leaf nodes based on the selected MDPs, where each leaf node in the trie corresponds to a respective one of the selected MDPs, such that the…

Systems, methods, and devices for code distribution and integration within a distributed computing platform

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061748
Computing platforms are implemented using server systems. A computing platform is configurable to cause processing of a script object generated based on an input from a user, the script object including user code written in a custom scripting language. The computing platform is also configurable to cause the generating of an executable object based on the script object. The computing platform being configurable to cause executing the executable object against an interface layer…

Performing customized data compaction for efficient parallel data processing amongst a set of computing resources

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061734
Described is a system and method for compacting data into customized (e.g. optimal) file sizes for processing by computing resources. The mechanism may leverage various computing resources such as a cluster computing frameworks combined with a stream processing platform to efficiently process the activity data. For example, activity data of an organization may be processed by a set of jobs (or sub-jobs) as part of a data stream by a set of distributed computing resources. In order to…

Attribute-based access control using a dynamic expression engine

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: 11061716
A computer implemented method manages access to resources of a philanthropy cloud platform. The method includes retrieving, at a computing device of the philanthropy cloud platform, context data and load policies for a requestor and an identified resource, combining, by the computing device, loaded policies with context data into a combined data structure, evaluating, by the computing device, a resource request and apply policies for requestor based on role of requestor using the…

Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface

Granted: July 13, 2021
Patent Number: D924907