Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 28 August 2012

43 US patents granted on 28 August 2012 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 D666,239 Multi-function imaging and printing device
2 D666,198 Housing for a mobile computing device
3 D666,197 Computer
4 8,255,953 Arrangement of content within a custom television channel
5 8,255,917 Auto-configuring workload management system
6 8,255,916 Apparatus, and associated method, for allocating processing amongst data centers
7 8,255,915 Workload management for computer system with container hierarchy and workload-group policies
8 8,255,910 Fair weighted proportional-share virtual time scheduler
9 8,255,904 System and method for generating a distributable software package
10 8,255,903 Data processing system and method
11 8,255,795 Optimal viewing of digital images and voice annotation transitions in slideshows
12 8,255,709 Power budgeting for a group of computer systems using utilization feedback for manageable components
13 8,255,686 Securing sensed data communication over a network
14 8,255,577 I/O forwarding technique for multi-interrupt capable devices
15 8,255,522 Event detection from attributes read by entities
16 8,255,516 Performance-data based server consolidation
17 8,255,513 Topology information system for a managed world
18 8,255,503 Method and apparatus for communicating text-based commands through a network
19 8,255,407 Matching of data center resource capabilities and resource needs by match-overlapping
20 8,255,405 Term extraction from service description documents
21 8,255,349 Automated design of computer system architecture
22 8,255,309 Valuating intellectual assets
23 8,255,203 Method of debugging an executable computer program having instructions for different computer architectures
24 8,255,185 Automated information technology management
25 8,255,013 Audio receiver design for a mobile computing device
26 8,254,996 Systems and methods for managing access channels
27 8,254,858 Techniques to manage power based on motion detection
28 8,254,692 Document comparison method and apparatus
29 8,254,579 Cryptographic key distribution using a trusted computing platform
30 8,254,565 Hand-held device
31 8,254,274 Method for providing network information
32 8,254,264 Network latency estimation
33 8,254,232 Indication of optically writable optical disc surface incident to laser
34 8,253,996 System, color image producing device, color measurement device and color measurement method
35 8,253,443 Interconnection architectures for multilayer crossbar circuits
36 8,253,430 Circuit board testing using a probe
37 8,253,394 Snubber circuit
38 8,252,854 Sulfonated or phosphonated latex polymers for ink-jet printing
39 8,252,409 Durable printed composite materials and associated methods
40 8,252,160 Prevention of fluid delivered to reservoir from wicking into channels within microfluidic device
41 8,251,477 Multipass printing method
42 8,251,470 Device for use with a carriage carrying a printhead and a sensor
43 8,251,279 Variable data barcode