Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 20 May 2008

24 US patents granted on 20 May 2008 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 D569,408 Projector
2 D569,347 Electronic module retainer
3 7,376,974 Apparatus and method for creating a trusted environment
4 7,376,965 System and method for implementing a bubble policy to achieve host and network security
5 7,376,953 Apparatus and method for routing a transaction to a server
6 7,376,949 Resource allocation and protection in a multi-virtual environment
7 7,376,944 Hardware ROM upgrade through an internet or intranet service
8 7,376,867 Method of seeking consensus among computer processes
9 7,376,821 Data processing system and method
10 7,376,805 Distributed storage array
11 7,376,799 System for reducing the latency of exclusive read requests in a symmetric multi-processing system
12 7,376,794 Coherent signal in a multi-processor system
13 7,376,771 Generic interface for operating modes of modules
14 7,376,741 System for aborting response to client request if detecting connection between client server is closed by examining local server information
15 7,376,733 Method and apparatus and program for scheduling and executing events in real time over a network
16 7,376,630 Postage franking system, device and method
17 7,376,594 Method for distributing images via a network
18 7,376,384 Wireless data network security
19 7,376,303 Optical coupling assembly
20 7,376,089 Multiple-instance meshing
21 7,375,997 Device identification using a programmable memory circuit
22 7,375,458 Continuous carbon-nanotube filaments for radiation-emitting devices and related methods
23 7,374,968 Method of utilizing a contact printing stamp
24 7,374,441 Zero insertion force connector assembly for circuit boards/cards