Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 24 January 2012

33 US patents granted on 24 January 2012 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 8,104,041 Computer workload redistribution based on prediction from analysis of local resource utilization chronology data
2 8,104,038 Matching descriptions of resources with workload requirements
3 8,104,024 Voice mark-up language and interpreter
4 8,103,885 Systems and methods for controlling use of power in a computer system
5 8,103,861 Method and system for presenting an interrupt request to processors executing in lock step
6 8,103,837 Servicing memory read requests
7 8,103,756 Network access device capability alert mechanism
8 8,103,754 Reserving a shared volume in a multiple node data storage system
9 8,103,752 System and method for facilitating distribution of a translator
10 8,103,675 Predicting user-item ratings
11 8,103,651 Auto-updating reader program for document files
12 8,103,639 File system consistency checking in a distributed segmented file system
13 8,103,605 Customs information system with selective transaction audit
14 8,103,534 System and method for managing supplier intelligence
15 8,103,486 Determining feasible variations for assigning applications to resources
16 8,103,480 Evaluating service level agreement violations
17 8,103,363 Device control system
18 8,103,308 Task switching between two computing devices
19 8,103,264 Open update framework for mobile handsets capable of processing packages based on mime-types
20 8,103,216 Dynamic networking modes method and apparatus
21 8,103,194 Ink development units for printers
22 8,103,157 Camera adjustment
23 8,103,104 Text extraction and its application to compound document image compression
24 8,102,904 Methods and systems for data rate detection for multi-speed embedded clock serial receivers
25 8,102,671 Serial connection external interface riser cards avoidance of abutment of parallel connection external interface memory modules
26 8,102,057 Via design for flux residue mitigation
27 8,101,947 System and method for manufacturing a thin-film device
28 8,101,473 Rounded three-dimensional germanium active channel for transistors and sensors
29 8,100,498 Methods and systems for providing print media distortion compensation
30 8,100,494 Method of printing and printing system
31 8,100,489 Double-sided printing system
32 8,100,398 Printer media transport system
33 8,100,338 Data encoding pattern