Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 10 May 2011

31 US patents granted on 10 May 2011 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 7,941,840 Secure resource access
2 7,941,812 Input/output virtualization through offload techniques
3 7,941,804 Allocating resources among tiered partitions of different types
4 7,941,750 Method and system for defining separate print quality regions within a print job
5 7,941,742 Visualizing growing time series data in a single view
6 7,941,727 Checksum generator for variable-length data
7 7,941,698 Selective availability in processor systems
8 7,941,665 Device pairing
9 7,941,655 Extensible firmware interface with pre-start configuration phase for computers
10 7,941,623 Selective exposure of configuration identification data in virtual machines
11 7,941,610 Coherency directory updating in a multiprocessor computing system
12 7,941,596 Locating media by characteristics in storage apparatus
13 7,941,580 Apparatus and methods for providing keypress commands and directional commands to a mobile computing device
14 7,941,578 Managing command request time-outs in QOS priority queues
15 7,941,569 Input/output tracing in a protocol offload system
16 7,941,508 Associating multiple devices with remote computers
17 7,941,403 Embedded file system recovery techniques
18 7,941,015 Ring light emitting diode
19 7,941,002 Apparatus and methods of producing photorealistic image thumbnails
20 7,940,911 Method and apparatus for providing a specialized resource function in a telephone network
21 7,940,900 Communication control for device with telephonic functionality
22 7,940,709 Service provision at a network access point
23 7,940,700 Method of distributing multiple spanning tree protocol configuration
24 7,940,522 Portable computer docking station
25 7,940,293 Video conferencing system
26 7,940,254 Context driven navigation mechanism
27 7,940,223 Internal diversity antenna architecture
28 7,939,967 Multiple power supply control
29 7,938,863 Method, apparatus, and system for securing data on a removable memory device
30 7,938,512 Methods and systems for laser processing
31 7,938,504 Printing device