Veeva Systems has patented a method for tracking data in a computer network, involving storing, aggregating, analyzing, and generating reports based on the data. The method includes determining lifecycle states of the data and managing changes in states, ensuring efficient data tracking and reporting. GlobalData’s report on Veeva Systems gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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Data tracking method in computer network with lifecycle states

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: Veeva Systems Inc

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11928136B2) outlines a method for tracking data in a computer network. The method involves receiving requests to store data in data cloud servers, determining lifecycle states of the data based on state information, analyzing the data, and making changes to the lifecycle states accordingly. The process includes receiving data from external sources, aggregating data sets, analyzing content information, determining parameters, generating reports, and managing lifecycle states of the reports. The method also involves user interactions through interfaces for accessing, updating, and displaying data details and information related to the aggregation process.

Additionally, the patent describes a system for tracking data in a computer network, comprising computing device processors and memories storing instructions for executing the tracking method. The system facilitates the storage, analysis, and management of data lifecycle states, including receiving data, determining parameters, aggregating data sets, generating reports, and managing report lifecycle states. User interfaces are provided for displaying data details, updating content information, managing aggregation information, accessing reports, and reviewing data elements. The system aims to streamline data tracking processes in computer networks, ensuring efficient data management and reporting capabilities for users interacting with the system.

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