IBM patent applications published on 25 September 2008

141 US patent applications published on 25 September 2008 and assigned to IBM

1 20080235806 Methods and Apparatus for Implementing Context-Dependent File Security
2 20080235804 Dynamic Creation and Hierarchical Organization of Trusted Platform Modules
3 20080235797 Method, Apparatus, and Program to Forward and Verify Multiple Digital Signatures in Electronic Mail
4 20080235793 INTEGRITY PROTECTION IN DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS
5 20080235786 Computer Maintenance Method and System
6 20080235785 Method, Apparatus, and Computer Program Product for Routing Packets Utilizing a Unique Identifier, Included within a Standard Address, that Identifies the Destination Host Computer System
7 20080235777 SYSTEM AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR DENYING UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO A PRIVATE DATA PROCESSING NETWORK
8 20080235771 Method and System For Dynamic Adjustment of Computer Security Based on Network Activity of Users
9 20080235760 Confidential Content Reporting System and Method with Electronic Mail Verification Functionality
10 20080235759 Methods and Systems for Transparent Data Encryption and Decryption
11 20080235710 Distributed Pluggable Middleware Services
12 20080235709 BRIDGE FOR LINKING TWO PUBLISH/SUBSCRIBE MESSAGE BROKERS
13 20080235706 Workflow Decision Management With Heuristics
14 20080235705 Methods and Apparatus for Global Systems Management
15 20080235703 On-Demand Utility Services Utilizing Yield Management
16 20080235694 Method of Launching Low-Priority Tasks
17 20080235687 SUPPLY CAPABILITY ENGINE WEEKLY POLLER
18 20080235686 Method and apparatus for improving thread posting efficiency in a multiprocessor data processing system
19 20080235684 Heuristic Based Affinity Dispatching for Shared Processor Partition Dispatching
20 20080235679 Loading Software on a Plurality of Processors
21 20080235678 Methods and Apparatus for Patching Software in Accordance with Instituted Patching Policies
22 20080235670 Method and Apparatus for Creation of an Interface for Constructing Conversational Policies
23 20080235669 Method, system, and program product for accessing required software to process a file
24 20080235666 GENERATING SEQUENCE DIAGRAMS USING CALL TREES
25 20080235656 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MASHING UP WEB APPLICATIONS
26 20080235648 PROGRAM PRODUCT PROVIDING A CONFIGURATION SPECIFICATION LANGUAGE SUPPORTING ARBITRARY MAPPING FUNCTIONS FOR CONFIGURATION CONSTRUCTS
27 20080235641 CRITICAL AREA COMPUTATION OF COMPOSITE FAULT MECHANISMS USING VORONOI DIAGRAMS
28 20080235638 DESIGN STRUCTURE FOR RADIATION HARDENED PROGRAMMABLE PHASE FREQUENCY DIVIDER CIRCUIT
29 20080235610 CHAINING OBJECTS IN A POINTER DRAG PATH
30 20080235606 Method, Apparatus, and Program to Prevent Computer Recognition of Data
31 20080235598 SEQUENTIAL RESTRUCTURING OF A COLLABORATIVE CONTEXT
32 20080235579 COMPARING AND MERGING MULTIPLE DOCUMENTS
33 20080235576 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC COMPUTATION CREATIVITY AND SPECIFICALLY FOR STORY GENERATION
34 20080235568 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR VISUALIZING MULTIDIMENSIONAL DATA SETS USING EXPANDABLE GRIDS WITH HIERARCHICALLY-LABELED AXES
35 20080235565 System and Method for Reference Validation in Word Processor Documents
36 20080235555 METHOD, APPARATUS, AND SYSTEM FOR RETENTION-TIME CONTROL AND ERROR MANAGEMENT IN A CACHE SYSTEM COMPRISING DYNAMIC STORAGE
37 20080235534 INTEGRITY PROTECTION IN DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS
38 20080235532 REDUCING OVERPOLLING OF DATA IN A DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM
39 20080235531 Apparatus and Computer Program Product for Testing Ability to Recover From Cache Directory Errors
40 20080235516 Portable electronic door opener device and method for secure door opening
41 20080235495 Method and Apparatus for Counting Instruction and Memory Location Ranges
42 20080235488 Splash Tables: An Efficient Hash Scheme for Processors
43 20080235478 MOVING HARDWARE CONTEXT STRUCTURES IN MEMORY WHILE MAINTAINING SYSTEM OPERATION
44 20080235453 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR EXECUTING A CACHE REPLACEMENT ALGORITHM
45 20080235449 REBALANCING OF STRIPED DISK DATA
46 20080235444 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SYNCHRONOUS DYNAMIC RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY (SDRAM) MODE REGISTER SHADOWING IN A MEMORY SYSTEM
47 20080235431 Method Using a Master Node to Control I/O Fabric Configuration in a Multi-Host Environment
48 20080235430 Creation and Management of Routing Table for PCI Bus Address Based Routing with Integrated DID
49 20080235425 MANAGING INPUT/OUTPUT INTERRUPTIONS IN NON-DEDICATED INTERRUPTION HARDWARE ENVIRONMENTS
50 20080235407 SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATICALLY DETERMINING I/O CONNECTOR CONFIGURATION
51 20080235397 Systems and Methods for Content-Aware Load Balancing
52 20080235396 Method and system for processing a service request associated with a particular priority level of service in a network data processing system using parallel proxies
53 20080235387 Method and Apparatus for the Dynamic Introduction of New Attributes into Policies
54 20080235345 Method, Apparatus, and Program to Forward and Verify Multiple Digital Signatures in Electronic Mail
55 20080235343 SYSTEM FOR STATUS REPORTING
56 20080235335 METHOD, SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR CHANGING THE STATUS OF AN EXISTING EMAIL IN A RECIPIENT EMAIL CLIENT INBOX
57 20080235333 GROUP ACCESS PRIVATIZATION IN CLUSTERED COMPUTER SYSTEM
58 20080235330 Method and Apparatus for Utilizing Portable E-Mail Addresses
59 20080235324 Providing Shared Tasks Amongst a Plurality of Individuals
60 20080235309 Concurrent Collection of Cyclic Garbage in Reference Counting Systems
61 20080235308 LOCALITY WITH PARALLEL HIERARCHICAL COPYING GARBAGE COLLECTION
62 20080235307 LOCALITY WITH PARALLEL HIERARCHICAL COPYING GARBAGE COLLECTION
63 20080235299 DETERMINING WHICH USER FILES TO BACKUP IN A BACKUP SYSTEM
64 20080235293 METHOD FOR ENHANCED FILE SYSTEM DIRECTORY RECOVERY
65 20080235286 MEDIA PLAYBACK SYSTEM AND METHOD
66 20080235266 APPLICATION SERVER PROVISIONING SYSTEM AND METHOD BASED ON DISK IMAGE PROFILE
67 20080235264 METHOD FOR LOGGING OF A REMOTE CONTROL SESSION
68 20080235260 SCALABLE ALGORITHMS FOR MAPPING-BASED XML TRANSFORMATION
69 20080235245 COMMITMENT OF TRANSACTIONS IN A DISTRIBUTED SYSTEM
70 20080235234 ACCESS CONTROL LIST (ACL) BINDING IN A DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM
71 20080235226 PROVIDING INTERACTION BETWEEN A FIRST CONTENT SET AND A SECOND CONTENT SET IN A COMPUTER SYSTEM
72 20080235220 METHODOLOGIES AND ANALYTICS TOOLS FOR IDENTIFYING WHITE SPACE OPPORTUNITIES IN A GIVEN INDUSTRY
73 20080235197 Systems and methods for user-constructed hierarchical interest profiles and information retrieval using same
74 20080235196 Confidential Content Search Engine
75 20080235194 TECHNIQUE FOR MANAGING DATA IN ASSOCIATION WITH TAG INFORMATION
76 20080235173 AUTONOMIC MANAGEMENT OF AUTONOMIC SYSTEMS
77 20080235168 POLICY-BASED MANAGEMENT SYSTEM WITH AUTOMATIC POLICY SELECTION AND CREATION CAPABILITIES BY USING SINGULAR VALUE DECOMPOSITION TECHNIQUE
78 20080235157 Method, System and Program Product for a Where-Used Costing Analysis
79 20080235151 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR RISK-HEDGING IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT
80 20080235149 Methods and Apparatus for Agreement-Based Automated Service Provisioning
81 20080235145 METHOD, SYSTEM, AND STORAGE MEDIUM FOR PROVIDING WEB-BASED ELECTRONIC RESEARCH AND PRESENTATION FUNCTIONS VIA A DOCUMENT CREATION APPLICATION
82 20080235119 APPARATUS, METHODS AND COMPUTER PROGRAMS FOR METERING AND ACCOUNTING FOR SERVICES ACCESSED OVER A NETWORK
83 20080235102 SMALL FOOTPRINT SELF CHECKOUT SYSTEM
84 20080235080 Performance Prediction Service Using Business-Process Information
85 20080235079 Method, Apparatus, and Program for Implementing an Automation Computing Evaluation Scale to Generate Recommendations
86 20080235069 Software Application Portfolio Management for a Client
87 20080235068 METHOD, COMPUTER SYSTEM AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR DETERMINING A RISK/REWARD MODEL
88 20080235065 Methods and Apparatus for Implementing a Flexible Multi-User Advance Reservation System Where Reservation Requests are Specified in Terms of Multiple Options and Where Each Option Has an Associated Business Value
89 20080235046 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CONNECTING BUSINESSES THROUGH COMMON INTERESTS
90 20080235028 Creating A Voice Response Grammar From A Presentation Grammer
91 20080235004 DISAMBIGUATING TEXT THAT IS TO BE CONVERTED TO SPEECH USING CONFIGURABLE LEXEME BASED RULES
92 20080234977 Methods and Apparatus for Outlier Detection for High Dimensional Data Sets
93 20080234966 Acquiring Test Data From An Electronic Circuit
94 20080234955 Uniform Power Density Across Processor Cores at Burn-In
95 20080233772 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR EASING ATTACHMENT OF A PERIPHERAL CABLE TO A PERSONAL COMPUTER
96 20080233771 CUSTOMIZABLE BACKER FOR ACHIEVING CONSISTENT LOADING AND ENGAGEMENT OF ARRAY PACKAGE CONNECTIONS
97 20080233743 Method and Structure for Self-Aligned Device Contacts
98 20080233724 RECYCLING OF ELECTROCHEMICAL-MECHANICAL PLANARIZATION (ECMP) SLURRIES/ELECTROLYTES
99 20080233687 ULTRA SHALLOW JUNCTION FORMATION BY EPITAXIAL INTERFACE LIMITED DIFFUSION
100 20080233681 Design of BEOL Patterns to Reduce the Stresses on Structures Below Chip Bondpads
101 20080233517 Negative Resists Based on Acid-Catalyzed Elimination of Polar Molecules
102 20080233514 POSITIVE PHOTORESIST COMPOSITION WITH A POLYMER INCLUDING A FLUOROSULFONAMIDE GROUP AND PROCESS FOR ITS USE
103 20080233366 STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR SiCOH INTERFACES WITH INCREASED MECHANICAL STRENGTH
104 20080233343 ORIENTING, POSITIONING, AND FORMING NANOSCALE STRUCTURES
105 20080232892 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING PRINTER SEPARATOR PAGES
106 20080232783 Personal Video Recording With Machine Learning For Messaging
107 20080232675 SYSTEM FOR SEARCH AND ANALYSIS OF SYSTEMATIC DEFECTS IN INTEGRATED CIRCUITS
108 20080232593 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOGICAL SHREDDING OF DATA STORED ON WORM MEDIA
109 20080232591 SIMPLE AND EFFICIENT ONE-PASS AUTHENTICATED ENCRYPTION SCHEME
110 20080232530 ALTERING POWER CONSUMPTION IN COMMUNICATION LINKS BASED ON MEASURED NOISE
111 20080232398 VIRTUAL USB COMMUNICATIONS PORT
112 20080232392 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROCESSING SESSION INITIATION PROTOCOL MESSAGES
113 20080232386 PRIORITY BASED BANDWIDTH ALLOCATION WITHIN REAL-TIME AND NON-REAL-TIME TRAFFIC STREAMS
114 20080232349 Optimization of Network Adapter Utilization in EtherChannel Environment
115 20080232257 METHOD OF GENERICALLY SPECIFYING CONGESTION CONTROL AND AVOIDANCE BEHAVIOR
116 20080232160 RECTIFYING ELEMENT FOR A CROSSPOINT BASED MEMORY ARRAY ARCHITECTURE
117 20080232159 PHASE-CHANGE TaN RESISTOR BASED TRIPLE-STATE/MULTI-STATE READ ONLY MEMORY
118 20080232152 Method and Structure for Implementing a Reprogrammable ROM
119 20080232149 INTEGRATED CIRCUIT CHIP WITH IMPROVED ARRAY STABILITY
120 20080232069 APPARATUS FOR FACILITATING COOLING OF AN ELECTRONICS RACK EMPLOYING A HEAT EXCHANGE ASSEMBLY MOUNTED TO AN OUTLET DOOR COVER OF THE ELECTRONICS RACK
121 20080232057 Method For Docking An Electronic Circuit Board
122 20080232012 METHOD FOR IMPROVED TRIGGERING AND OSCILLATION SUPRESSION OF ESD CLAMPING DEVICES
123 20080231988 Retaining Gate for Deep Storage Slot Retention of Storage Cartridges
124 20080231927 APPARATUS AND METHOD TO STORE INFORMATION IN A HOLOGRAPHIC DATA STORAGE MEDIUM
125 20080231323 INTEGRATED CIRCUIT CHIP WITH IMPROVED ARRAY STABILITY
126 20080231311 PHYSICALLY HIGHLY SECURE MULTI-CHIP ASSEMBLY
127 20080231227 Nesting Negotiation for Self-Mobile Devices
128 20080231151 ASSEMBLY AND METHOD FOR RUGGEDIZING COMPUTER RACKS
129 20080230907 INTEGRATED CIRCUIT SYSTEM WITH CARBON ENHANCEMENT
130 20080230901 STRUCTURE FOR CONTROLLED COLLAPSE CHIP CONNECTION WITH DISPLACED CAPTURED PADS
131 20080230891 CHIP AND WAFER INTEGRATION PROCESS USING VERTICAL CONNECTIONS
132 20080230875 DUV LASER ANNEALING AND STABILIZATION OF SiCOH FILMS
133 20080230869 ULTRA-THIN SOI VERTICAL BIPOLAR TRANSISTORS WITH AN INVERSION COLLECTOR ON THIN-BURIED OXIDE (BOX) FOR LOW SUBSTRATE-BIAS OPERATION AND METHODS THEREOF
134 20080230868 PATTERN ENHANCEMENT BY CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC ETCHING
135 20080230849 DEVICE COMPRISING DOPED NANO-COMPONENT AND METHOD OF FORMING THE DEVICE
136 20080230840 ULTRA SHALLOW JUNCTION FORMATION BY EPITAXIAL INTERFACE LIMITED DIFFUSION
137 20080230822 VERTICAL TRENCH MEMORY CELL WITH INSULATING RING
138 20080230696 SURFACE TREATMENT AND SURFACE SCANNING
139 20080230594 SECURE VOTING SYSTEM
140 20080230439 COMPUTER PACKAGING SYSTEM
141 20080230256 STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR A TWISTED BUS BAR FOR LOW IMPEDANCE POWER DISTRIBUTION AND ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELD SUPPRESSION