Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 17 March 2015

41 US patents granted on 17 March 2015 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 8,984,606 Re-authentication
2 8,984,539 Loading a device driver from a device
3 8,984,502 Systems and methods for composing or decomposing a composite image for firmware update images
4 8,984,500 Programming a computing node connected to a sensor and an actuator
5 8,984,404 Guiding an image-based task execution
6 8,984,403 Bringing user attention to guidance information presented on a display device
7 8,984,326 Testing disaster recovery elements
8 8,984,298 Managing access to a secure content-part of a PPCD using a key reset point
9 8,984,291 Access to a computing environment by computing devices
10 8,984,257 Managing sensor and actuator data for a processor and service processor located on a common socket
11 8,984,230 Method of using a buffer within an indexing accelerator during periods of inactivity
12 8,984,218 Drive indicating mechanism for removable media
13 8,984,176 SATA/eSATA port configuration
14 8,984,140 Managing connections through an aggregation of network resources providing offloaded connections between applications over a network
15 8,983,979 Controlling access to stored information
16 8,983,938 Selecting a command file
17 8,983,933 Costs of operations across computing systems
18 8,983,909 Information management assistant
19 8,983,676 System for cooling a heat-generating device
20 8,983,321 Fluid delivery system and method thereof
21 8,983,248 Optical transmission media to independently support single-mode and multimode signals
22 8,983,238 Optical resonator tuning using piezoelectric actuation
23 8,983,202 Smile detection systems and methods
24 8,982,709 Selecting service nodes for an end-to-end service path from a reduced search space
25 8,982,601 Switchable junction with an intrinsic diode formed with a voltage dependent resistor
26 8,982,565 Toolless configuration of a computer enclosure
27 8,982,552 System for providing physically separated compute and I/O resources in the datacenter to enable space and power savings
28 8,982,509 Electrically isolated tape guide
29 8,982,449 Light modulation layer
30 8,982,416 Providing a mapping data structure for use in generating a proof
31 8,982,263 Blemish detection and notification in an image capture device
32 8,982,261 Imaging with interleaved detection accumulations
33 8,982,247 Altering focus lens magnification in a video frame
34 8,982,184 Method for compensating for cross-talk in 3-D display
35 8,980,518 Liquid electrophotographic inks
36 8,980,511 Organic photoconductor coating
37 8,979,257 Printing or coating apparatus and method
38 8,979,251 Fluid cartridge
39 8,978,900 Bulk rail bracket
40 8,978,741 Device for reducing temperature variations in plenums
41 D724,576 Computer touch pad