Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 19 July 2011

27 US patents granted on 19 July 2011 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 7,984,502 Pattern discovery in a network system
2 7,984,485 Ingestion interface for transferring update package containers into a distribution network
3 7,984,439 Efficient mechanism for preventing starvation in counting semaphores
4 7,984,435 Update system employing reference software to reduce number of update packages
5 7,984,283 System and method for secure operating system boot
6 7,984,282 Evasion of power on self test during an operating system initiated reboot
7 7,984,242 Program thread syncronization
8 7,984,241 Controlling processor access to cache memory
9 7,984,236 Data transfer
10 7,984,219 Enhanced CPU RASUM feature in ISS servers
11 7,984,178 Synthetic bridging for networks
12 7,984,150 Cell compatibilty in multiprocessor systems
13 7,984,147 Apparatus and method for identifying a requested level of service for a transaction
14 7,984,128 System and method for discovering managed information technology resources
15 7,984,110 Method and system for load balancing
16 7,983,646 Techniques to reduce radio frequency noise
17 7,983,548 Systems and methods of generating Z-buffers in cameras
18 7,983,519 Photonic connection and method for enhancing alignment accuracy thereof
19 7,983,509 Estimating a point spread function of an image capture device
20 7,983,485 System and method for identifying symbols for processing images
21 7,983,422 Quantum cryptography
22 7,983,135 Optical system with superlens
23 7,983,036 Flexible sheet with sealing skirt for keyboard assembly
24 7,982,797 Detecting blocks of commercial content in video data
25 7,982,336 Power sharing with stackable switches
26 7,980,898 Augmented small form-factor connector
27 7,979,987 Method of manufacturing fluid ejection device with dry-film photo-resist layer