Hewlett-Packard patents granted on 31 January 2012

24 US patents granted on 31 January 2012 and assigned to Hewlett-Packard

1 8,108,871 Controlling computer resource utilization
2 8,108,865 Process replication method and system
3 8,108,836 System and method for defining software management
4 8,108,724 Field replaceable unit failure determination
5 8,108,718 Checkpointing in massively parallel processing
6 8,108,712 Method and apparatus for removing a computer from a computer cluster observing failure
7 8,108,645 Optimized memory allocation via feature extraction
8 8,108,620 Cooperative caching technique
9 8,108,582 Notifying asynchronous events to a host of a data storage system and apparatus for the same
10 8,108,560 Method and apparatus for managing data transfer in a computer memory
11 8,108,557 System and method for measuring clock skew on a network
12 8,108,550 Real-time identification of an asset model and categorization of an asset to assist in computer network security
13 8,108,511 Abstraction of multiple aggregated physical counters into a virtual counter
14 8,108,508 Web server chip for network manageability
15 8,108,409 Determining top combinations of items to present to a user
16 8,108,400 Database segment searching
17 8,108,355 Providing a partially sorted index
18 8,108,315 Discovering software code subject to licenses
19 8,108,266 Methods for providing secure eCommerce transactions
20 8,107,503 Resuming a previously interrupted peer-to-peer synchronization operation
21 8,107,496 System and method for roaming between wireless networks
22 8,107,458 Power-based networking path allocation
23 8,107,149 Negative index material-based modulators and methods for fabricating the same
24 8,105,882 Processing a memory request in a chip multiprocessor having a stacked arrangement