IBM patent applications published on 05 February 2009

127 US patent applications published on 05 February 2009 and assigned to IBM

1 20090037984 AUTOMATED PASSWORD TOOL AND METHOD OF USE
2 20090037950 SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING TUNABLE PARAMETERS TO CONTROL DISTRIBUTION IN A DIGITAL MEDIA DISTRIBUTOR
3 20090037941 MULTIPLE PARTITION ADJUNCT INSTANCES INTERFACING MULTIPLE LOGICAL PARTITIONS TO A SELF-VIRTUALIZING INPUT/OUTPUT DEVICE
4 20090037924 PERFORMANCE OF A STORAGE SYSTEM
5 20090037911 ASSIGNING TASKS TO PROCESSORS IN HETEROGENEOUS MULTIPROCESSORS
6 20090037908 PARTITION ADJUNCT WITH NON-NATIVE DEVICE DRIVER FOR FACILITATING ACCESS TO A PHYSICAL INPUT/OUTPUT DEVICE
7 20090037907 CLIENT PARTITION SCHEDULING AND PRIORITIZATION OF SERVICE PARTITION WORK
8 20090037906 PARTITION ADJUNCT FOR DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM
9 20090037897 Installing and Upgrading an Application in a Computer System
10 20090037891 APPARATUS TO GUARANTEE TYPE AND INITIALIZATION SAFETY IN MULTITHREADED PROGRAMS
11 20090037883 TESTING FRAMEWORK TO HIGHLIGHT FUNCTIONALITY COMPONENT CHANGES
12 20090037878 Web Application Development Tool
13 20090037874 OBJECT ORIENTED BASED METHODOLOGY FOR MODELING BUSINESS FUNCTIONALITY FOR ENABLING IMPLEMENTATION IN A WEB BASED ENVIRONMENT
14 20090037871 COMMUNITY-CENTRIC MANAGEMENT OF COMPOSITE APPLICATIONS
15 20090037867 METHOD FOR OPTIMIZATION OF OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION
16 20090037866 ALTERNATING PHASE SHIFT MASK OPTIMIZATION FOR IMPROVED PROCESS WINDOW
17 20090037857 METHODS FOR DESIGN RULE CHECKING WITH ABSTRACTED VIA OBSTRUCTIONS
18 20090037843 METHODS FOR SPLITTING AND MERGING CALENDAR ENTRIES
19 20090037831 INDICATING THE DEFAULT VALUE FOR A PROPERTY TO ENHANCE USER FEEDBACK
20 20090037830 SOFTWARE SOLUTION FOR LOCALIZATION OF SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS USING AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED PLACEHOLDERS
21 20090037820 Differential Dynamic Content Delivery With A Presenter-Alterable Session Copy Of A User Profile
22 20090037815 POINTING HELP SYSTEM
23 20090037814 Graphical User Interface (GUI) Script Generation and Documentation
24 20090037807 COORDINATED XML DATA PARSING AND PROCESSING FROM WITHIN SEPARATE COMPUTING PROCESSES
25 20090037803 SYSTEM IN AN ELECTRONIC SPREADSHEET FOR PERSISTENTLY SELF-REPLICATING MULTIPLE RANGES OF CELLS THROUGH A COPY-PASTE OPERATION AND A SELF-REPLICATION TABLE
26 20090037801 Method and apparatus for automatic user manual generation
27 20090037766 Storage System With Cascaded Copy targeting and Enhanced Integrity
28 20090037758 USE OF T4 TIMESTAMPS TO CALCULATE CLOCK OFFSET AND SKEW
29 20090037743 BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD OF BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION
30 20090037742 BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD OF BIOMETRIC AUTHENTICATION
31 20090037741 Logging Off A User From A Website
32 20090037723 Method for the Autonomic Configuration of a Data Storage Device
33 20090037714 COMPONENT CONFIGURATION UTILIZING VAGUE SPECIFICATIONS
34 20090037708 TARGET BRANCH PREDICTION USING CORRELATION OF LOCAL TARGET HISTORIES
35 20090037687 PARTITION-BASED METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DIAGNOSING MEMORY LEAK IN JAVA SYSTEMS
36 20090037685 FAIR MEMORY RESOURCE CONTROL FOR MAPPED MEMORY
37 20090037682 HYPERVISOR-ENFORCED ISOLATION OF ENTITIES WITHIN A SINGLE LOGICAL PARTITION’S VIRTUAL ADDRESS SPACE
38 20090037664 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DYNAMICALLY SELECTING THE FETCH PATH OF DATA FOR IMPROVING PROCESSOR PERFORMANCE
39 20090037639 JTAGCHAIN Bus Switching and Configuring Device
40 20090037620 Apparatus and Method for Efficient Communication of Producer/Consumer Buffer Status
41 20090037618 Channel communicaton Array Queues in Hardware System Area
42 20090037580 Method to Identify Transactions and Manage the Capacity to Support the Transaction
43 20090037565 ADDRESS MAPPING SCHEME FOR SAS ZONING
44 20090037544 METHOD TO PROVIDE ASSISTANT ROLE IN INSTANT MESSAGE SOFTWARE
45 20090037543 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO PRIORITIZE CHAT ALERTS BASED ON AN ORGANIZATIONAL HIERARCHICAL CHAIN
46 20090037542 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMPROVING EFFICIENCY OF EMAIL FORWARDING BY REMOVING DUPLICATION
47 20090037538 SYSTEM AND METHOD TO PRIORITIZE CHAT ALERTS BASED ON AN ORGANIZATIONAL HIERARCHICAL CHAIN
48 20090037537 Tracking Electronic Mail History
49 20090037533 USING A GROUP LIST SERVER AS A SYNDICATION FEED SERVER
50 20090037532 RESPONSIVENESS RANKING FOR COLLABORATORS IN A COLLABORATIVE COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT
51 20090037502 OBJECT ORIENTED BASED METHODOLOGY FOR MODELING BUSINESS FUNCTIONALITY FOR ENABLING IMPLEMENTATION IN A WEB BASED ENVIRONMENT
52 20090037497 SYSTEM AND ARTICLE OF MANFUACTURE FOR MAINTAINING DATA IN A DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT FOR PROCESSING TRANSACTION REQUESTS
53 20090037491 STORAGE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR UPDATING A HASH TREE
54 20090037489 Method And System For Response Time Optimization
55 20090037480 OPTIMIZATION OF TRACE OUTPUT TIMING BASED ON DISK OPERATING CONDITIONS AND TRANSACTION CHARACTERISTIC
56 20090037460 Method and System for Identifying Database Triggers
57 20090037455 Handling Column Renaming as Part of Schema Evolution in a Data Archiving Tool
58 20090037450 DATA GATHER SCATTER – REDISTRIBUTION MACHINE
59 20090037437 APPARATUS AND SYSTEM FOR RETURNING A DATA ITEM TO A REQUESTOR
60 20090037407 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SORTING ATTACHMENTS IN AN INTEGRATED INFORMATION MANAGEMENT APPLICATION
61 20090037406 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING PREVIEW RESULTS FOR SEARCH SYSTEMS INTEGRATING MULITPLE COLLECTIONS
62 20090037391 Common Interface to Access Catalog Information from Heterogeneous Databases
63 20090037389 Document Comparison Using Multiple Similarity Measures
64 20090037374 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR REPORTING AND RELATING FIREARM DISCHARGE DATA TO A CRIME REPORTING DATABASE
65 20090037372 CREATING PROFILING INDICES
66 20090037360 Auto-Triggered Incremental Execution of Object Business Rules in Database Applications
67 20090037359 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ENFORCING RULE SELECTION ON USER INBOXES
68 20090037358 Computer Program Product and System for Autonomous Classification
69 20090037179 Method and Apparatus for Automatically Converting Voice
70 20090037173 USING SPEAKER IDENTIFICATION AND VERIFICATION SPEECH PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES TO ACTIVATE A PAYMENT CARD
71 20090037104 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR BLIND SPOT IDENTIFICATION AND WARNING UTILIZING PORTABLE AND WEARABLE DEVICES
72 20090037098 Method and System for Providing Travel Direction Annotations Over a Network
73 20090037016 C4NP Servo Controlled Solder Fill Head
74 20090036717 Precursors to Fluoroalkanol-Containing Olefin Monomers, and Associated Methods of Synthesis and Use
75 20090036205 Accuracy and Experience of Game By Activating Appropriate Light-Emitting Fibers Intertwined In Grass Related To A Game Object or Player Entering Or Leaving A Hot Zone Area
76 20090036200 LIGHT-EMITTING FIBERS INTERTWINED IN GRASS RELATED TO A PLAYER’S OR GAME OBJECT’S POSITION
77 20090035979 Reduced Footprint Memory Module Connector and Latching Mechanism
78 20090035954 INTERCONNECT STRUCTURE WITH GRAIN GROWTH PROMOTION LAYER AND METHOD FOR FORMING THE SAME
79 20090035919 IN-PLACE BONDING OF MICROSTRUCTURES
80 20090035897 HYBRID ORIENTATION CMOS WITH PARTIAL INSULATION PROCESS
81 20090035886 PREDOPED TRANSFER GATE FOR A CMOS IMAGE SENSOR
82 20090035708 LAYER PATTERNING USING DOUBLE EXPOSURE PROCESSES IN A SINGLE PHOTORESIST LAYER
83 20090035588 SEMICONDUCTOR STRUCTURE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME
84 20090035480 STRENGTHENING OF A STRUCTURE BY INFILTRATION
85 20090034802 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMAGE RECOGNITION FOR AIDING THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED
86 20090034785 System and Method for Solving the “Birthday Problem” with Watermarking
87 20090034783 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SOLVING THE BIRTHDAY PROBLEM WITH WATERMARKING
88 20090034604 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR SUBDIVIDING A DIGITAL BROADCAST PROGRAM INTO DISTINCT IDENTIFIED SECTIONS FOR SELECTIVE DIGITAL VIDEO RECORDING AND ARCHIVING
89 20090034553 SYSTEM AND ARTICLE OF MANUFACTURE FOR ENABLING COMMUNICATION BETWEEN NODES
90 20090034530 PACKET CLASSIFICATION USING MODIFIED RANGE LABELS
91 20090034519 PACKET FILTERTING BY APPLYING FILTER RULES TO A PACKET BYTESTREAM
92 20090034396 APPARATUS AND METHOD TO STORE INFORMATION IN A HOLOGRAPHIC DATA STORAGE MEDIUM
93 20090034395 APPARATUS AND METHOD TO DETERMINE AN OPTIMAL OPTICAL DETECTOR ORIENTATION TO DECODE HOLOGRAPHICALLY ENCODED INFORMATION
94 20090034386 RESTORING A DIGITAL REPRESENTATION OF CONTENT READ FROM AN OPTICAL DISC
95 20090034385 DIGITAL DAMAGE SIGNATURE OF AN OPTICAL DISC
96 20090034345 Eight Transistor SRAM Cell with Improved Stability Requiring Only One Word Line
97 20090034323 PHASE CHANGE MEMORY WITH DUAL WORD LINES AND SOURCE LINES AND METHOD OF OPERATING SAME
98 20090034198 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ATTACHING HEATSINKS
99 20090034151 Pressure Assisted Wafer Holding Apparatus and Control Method
100 20090034144 On-Chip High Frequency Power Supply Noise Sensor
101 20090034035 APPARATUS AND METHOD TO OPTIMIZE THE PERFORMANCE OF A HOLOGRAPHIC DATA STORAGE SYSTEM
102 20090033980 HARDWARE CONTROLLED ONE-TIME WRITE FOR FISCAL PRINTERS
103 20090033681 Method and Apparatus for Consolidating Overlapping Map Markers
104 20090033490 System and Method of Dynamically Weighted Analysis for Intrusion Decision-Making
105 20090033408 Voltage Pump Circuit with an Oxide Stress Control Mechanism for use in High-Voltage Applications in an Integrated Circuit
106 20090033401 Level Shifting Circuit With Symmetrical Topology
107 20090033398 Clock Distribution Network Wiring Structure
108 20090033360 PROGRAMMABLE VIA DEVICES WITH AIR GAP ISOLATION
109 20090033358 PROGRAMMABLE VIA DEVICES IN BACK END OF LINE LEVEL
110 20090033355 Method And Apparatus To Measure Threshold Shifting Of A MOSFET Device And Voltage Difference Between Nodes
111 20090033351 TEST STRUCTURE FOR ELECTROMIGRATION ANALYSIS AND RELATED METHOD
112 20090033311 Current Source with Power Supply Voltage Variation Compensation
113 20090032978 MICROELECTRONIC STRUCTURE INCLUDING DUAL DAMASCENE STRUCTURE AND HIGH CONTRAST ALIGNMENT MARK
114 20090032974 METHOD AND STRUCTURE TO REDUCE CRACKING IN FLIP CHIP UNDERFILL
115 20090032962 CENTRIFUGAL METHOD FOR FILING HIGH ASPECT RATIO BLIND MICRO VIAS WITH POWDERED MATERIALS FOR CIRCUIT FORMATION
116 20090032959 ELECTRICAL FUSES AND RESISTORS HAVING SUBLITHOGRAPHIC DIMENSIONS
117 20090032956 DUMMY METAL FILL SHAPES FOR IMPROVED RELIABILITY OF HYBRID OXIDE/LOW-K DIELECTRICS
118 20090032951 Small Area, Robust Silicon Via Structure and Process
119 20090032920 LASER RELEASE PROCESS FOR VERY THIN SI-CARRIER BUILD
120 20090032904 ORIENTATION-INDEPENDENT MULTI-LAYER BEOL CAPACITOR
121 20090032903 MULTIPLE VOLTAGE INTEGRATED CIRCUIT AND DESIGN METHOD THEREFOR
122 20090032889 FIELD EFFECT TRANSISTOR HAVING AN ASYMMETRIC GATE ELECTRODE
123 20090032886 SEMICONDUCTOR TRANSISTORS HAVING REDUCED DISTANCES BETWEEN GATE ELECTRODE REGIONS
124 20090032859 FINFET FLASH MEMORY DEVICE WITH AN EXTENDED FLOATING BACK GATE
125 20090032845 SOI FIELD EFFECT TRANSISTOR HAVING ASYMMETRIC JUNCTION LEAKAGE
126 20090032840 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE
127 20090032491 CONDUCTIVE ELEMENT FORMING USING SACRIFICIAL LAYER PATTERNED TO FORM DIELECTRIC LAYER