IBM patent applications published on 26 July 2012

229 US patent applications published on 26 July 2012 and assigned to IBM

1 20120192290 USER FILTERING IN SOCIAL NETWORKING APPLICATIONS
2 20120192285 Software License Serving In A Massively Parallel Processing Environment
3 20120192276 SELECTING ONE OF A PLURALITY OF SCANNER NODES TO PERFORM SCAN OPERATIONS FOR AN INTERFACE NODE RECEIVING A FILE REQUEST
4 20120192266 Mask Based Challenge Response Test
5 20120192251 DETERMINING TRUST DATA FOR DEVICES IN A NETWORK
6 20120192248 PROTECTING SCREEN INFORMATION
7 20120192207 Pipeline Across Isolated Computing Environments
8 20120192206 Deep Copying Objects in a Collocated Environment
9 20120192205 APPLICATION OF SYSTEM LEVEL POLICY IN MESSAGE ORIENTED MIDDLEWARE
10 20120192204 Executing An Accelerator Application Program In A Hybrid Computing Environment
11 20120192203 Detection of Duplicate Memory Pages Across Guest Operating Systems on a Shared Host
12 20120192202 Context Switching On A Network On Chip
13 20120192199 RESOURCE ALLOCATION DURING WORKLOAD PARTITION RELOCATION
14 20120192197 AUTOMATED CLOUD WORKLOAD MANAGEMENT IN A MAP-REDUCE ENVIRONMENT
15 20120192195 SCHEDULING THREADS
16 20120192193 Executing An Application On A Parallel Computer
17 20120192192 EVENT PROCESSING
18 20120192191 EXECUTION OF WORK UNITS IN A HETEROGENEOUS COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT
19 20120192190 Host Ethernet Adapter for Handling Both Endpoint and Network Node Communications
20 20120192189 DYNAMIC TRANSFER OF SELECTED BUSINESS PROCESS INSTANCE STATE
21 20120192188 Resource Allocator With Knowledge-Based Optimization
22 20120192185 VIRTUAL IMAGE OVERLOADING FOR SOLUTION DEPLOYMENT
23 20120192184 VIRTUAL IMAGE DEPLOYMENT WITH A WARM CACHE
24 20120192183 DYNAMIC NETWORK ADAPTER QUEUE PAIR ALLOCATION
25 20120192182 MIGRATION OF VIRTUAL MACHINES
26 20120192181 CONSENT-BASED VIRTUAL MACHINE MIGRATION
27 20120192179 Method and Apparatus for Distributing a Composite Software Stack as a Virtual Machine Image
28 20120192178 RESETTING A VIRTUAL FUNCTION THAT IS HOSTED BY AN INPUT/OUTPUT ADAPTER
29 20120192175 Method and System to Accelerate Copying of Virtual Machine Images
30 20120192172 UPDATING A COMPUTER SYSTEM
31 20120192167 Runtime Extraction of Data Parallelism
32 20120192161 DISTRIBUTED STATIC ANALYSIS OF COMPUTER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS
33 20120192160 HANDLING BREAKPOINTS IN AN ASYNCHRONOUS DEBUG MODEL
34 20120192159 AUTOMATED LEVEL-BASED TARGETED TEST CONFIGURATION
35 20120192156 TEST CASE PATTERN MATCHING
36 20120192149 CODE GENERATION FOR REAL-TIME EVENT PROCESSING
37 20120192146 SIMPLIFIED DEPLOYMENT MODELING
38 20120192145 SCREEN USE DIAGRAM-BASED REPRESENTATION, DEVELOPMENT AND TESTING SYSTEM AND METHOD
39 20120192144 MIGRATING UNIFIED MODELING LANGUAGE MODELS ACROSS UNIFIED MODELING LANGUAGE PROFILES
40 20120192143 DETECTING DESIGN PATTERNS IN MODELS BY UTILIZING TRANSFORMATION LANGUAGE
41 20120192142 RESOURCE ALLOCATION FOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
42 20120192141 SELECTIVE NOTIFICATIONS ACCORDING TO MERGE DISTANCE FOR SOFTWARE VERSION BRANCHES WITHIN A SOFTWARE CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT
43 20120192139 INTEGRATED STRUCTURES OF HIGH PERFORMANCE ACTIVE DEVICES AND PASSIVE DEVICES
44 20120192137 PLACEMENT AND OPTIMIZATION OF PROCESS DUMMY CELLS
45 20120192136 ORDERING OF STATISTICAL CORRELATED QUANTITIES
46 20120192130 CIRCUIT DESIGN APPROXIMATION
47 20120192129 Compiler for Closed-Loop 1xN VLSI Design
48 20120192128 Compiler for Closed-Loop 1xN VLSI Design
49 20120192125 Correcting and Optimizing Contours for Optical Proximity Correction Modeling
50 20120192124 OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION VERIFICATION ACCOUNTING FOR MASK DEVIATIONS
51 20120192097 PROVIDING CONTEXT-AWARE INPUT DATA
52 20120192091 Automatically Reconfiguring an Input Interface
53 20120192085 EFFICIENTLY SHARING USER SELECTED INFORMATION WITH A SET OF DETERMINED RECIPIENTS
54 20120192082 PERSONALIZATION OF WEB CONTENT
55 20120192081 DETERMINING A HIGH CONTRAST DISPLAY SETTING ON A CLIENT DEVICE TO PROCESS A WEB DOCUMENT
56 20120192066 SELECTING PORTIONS OF COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE DOCUMENTS FOR POST-SELECTION PROCESSING
57 20120192058 METHOD FOR INTERNATIONALIZATION TECHNOLOGY
58 20120192049 EDITING A FRAGMENTED DOCUMENT
59 20120192034 Lengthening Life of a Limited Life Memory
60 20120192019 Visually Marking Failed Components
61 20120191985 Managing Keys used for Encrypting Data
62 20120191953 Parallel Execution Unit that Extracts Data Parallelism at Runtime
63 20120191948 Nested Virtualization Performance In A Computer System
64 20120191946 FAST REMOTE COMMUNICATION AND COMPUTATION BETWEEN PROCESSORS
65 20120191942 FACILITATING MANAGEMENT OF STORAGE OF A PAGEABLE MODE VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT ABSENT INTERVENTION OF A HOST OF THE ENVIRONMENT
66 20120191940 ALLOCATING ADDRESSABLE MEMORY REGIONS TO AN ADAPTER
67 20120191939 MEMORY MANAGEMENT METHOD
68 20120191935 ITERATIVELY DE-ALLOCATING ACTIVE OBJECTS ASSOCIATED WITH VIRTUAL FUNCTIONS OF AN ADAPTER
69 20120191930 DATA INTEGRITY PROTECTION IN STORAGE VOLUMES
70 20120191920 Reducing Remote Reads Of Memory In A Hybrid Computing Environment By Maintaining Remote Memory Values Locally
71 20120191917 Managing Access to a Cache Memory
72 20120191908 STORAGE WRITES IN A MIRRORED VIRTUAL MACHINE SYSTEM
73 20120191904 SECONDARY CACHE FOR WRITE ACCUMULATION AND COALESCING
74 20120191893 SCALABLE CALL STACK SAMPLING
75 20120191892 COMPONENT-SPECIFIC DISCLAIMABLE LOCKS
76 20120191884 PROVIDING VIRTUAL FUNCTIONS AFTER AN INPUT/OUTPUT ADAPTER IS MOVED FROM A FIRST LOCATION TO A SECOND LOCATION
77 20120191867 MANAGING REQUESTS FOR CONNECTION TO A SERVER
78 20120191866 TRANSPORT LAYER CONNECTION
79 20120191859 Ensuring Affinity at All Affinity Domains by Folding at Each Affinity Level Possible for a Partition Spanning Multiple Nodes
80 20120191858 Allocating Computer Resources in a Cloud Environment
81 20120191856 ELASTIC AND SCALABLE PUBLISH/SUBSCRIBE SERVICE
82 20120191821 Extending Memory Capacity of a Mobile Device using Proximate Devices and Multicasting
83 20120191812 Extending Memory Capacity of a Mobile Device using Proximate Devices and Unicasting
84 20120191794 Reducing Email Message Size
85 20120191782 Online Location Sharing Through an Internet Service Search Engine
86 20120191772 PROCESSING A UNIT OF WORK
87 20120191763 WRITE BEHIND CACHE WITH M-TO-N REFERENTIAL INTEGRITY
88 20120191762 PROVIDING ASSISTED BUSINESS ANALYSIS TO USERS
89 20120191761 CONSTRUCTING DECLARATIVE COMPONENTIZED APPLICATIONS
90 20120191759 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CUSTOMIZING A MAIL HISTORY
91 20120191751 FILE IDENTIFICATION AND RETRIEVAL IN DIRECTORIES FOR CATEGORIZED FILES
92 20120191739 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRANSFORMATION OF LOGICAL DATA OBJECTS FOR STORAGE
93 20120191738 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRANSFORMATION OF LOGICAL DATA OBJECTS FOR STORAGE
94 20120191734 DUPLICATE FILTERING IN A DATA PROCESSING ENVIRONMENT
95 20120191731 Method and System for Policy Driven Data Distribution
96 20120191718 GENERATING A TAXONOMY FOR DOCUMENTS FROM TAG DATA
97 20120191713 CROSS-DOMAIN CLUSTERABILITY EVALUATION FOR CROSS-GUIDED DATA CLUSTERING BASED ON ALIGNMENT BETWEEN DATA DOMAINS
98 20120191712 CROSS-DOMAIN CLUSTERABILITY EVALUATION FOR CROSS-GUIDED DATA CLUSTERING BASED ON ALIGNMENT BETWEEN DATA DOMAINS
99 20120191711 Deferring Classification of a Declared Record
100 20120191702 INTELLIGENT ADAPTIVE INDEX DENSITY IN A DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
101 20120191701 DATABASE INDEX PROFILE BASED WEIGHTS FOR COST COMPUTATION
102 20120191687 USING HISTORICAL INFORMATION TO IMPROVE SEARCH ACROSS HETEROGENEOUS INDICES
103 20120191681 FAILURE TOLERANT TRANSACTION PROCESSING SYSTEM
104 20120191680 Asynchronous Deletion of a Range of Messages Processed by a Parallel Database Replication Apply Process
105 20120191674 Dynamic Monitoring of Ability to Reassemble Streaming Data Across Multiple Channels Based on History
106 20120191662 Service Oriented Architecture Related Smart Mediation
107 20120191661 OPTIMIZATION AND STAGING
108 20120191648 Opening Document Stored at Multiple Database Replicas
109 20120191643 TRANSACTIONAL SERVICE PIPELINE
110 20120191641 CHARACTERIZING BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE WORKLOADS
111 20120191640 MINING TEMPORAL PATTERNS IN LONGITUDINAL EVENT DATA USING DISCRETE EVENT MATRICES AND SPARSE CODING
112 20120191639 STATISTICS FORECAST FOR RANGE PARTITIONED TABLES
113 20120191636 Smarter Business Intelligence Systems
114 20120191634 STORAGE POLICY EVALUATION IN A COMPUTING ENVIRONMENT
115 20120191629 Enabling a Support Service to Provide Automated Problem Resolution Based on Real Time Chat Analytics
116 20120191579 Selective Processing of Reverse Invoices in Computer Systems for Financial Transactions
117 20120191537 ADVERTISING PROXIMITY ROUTE SELECTION
118 20120191524 Electric Vehicle Charging Transaction Interface for Managing Electric Vehicle Charging Transactions
119 20120191505 PREDICTING DYNAMIC TRANSPORTATION DEMAND WITH MOBILITY DATA
120 20120191490 METHOD AND SYSTEM OF PRESERVING PURCHASED ON-DEMAND TRANSPORTATION ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES ACROSS DIFFERENT JOURNEY SEGMENTS OR SEPARATE TRIPS
121 20120191459 SKIPPING RADIO/TELEVISION PROGRAM SEGMENTS
122 20120191452 REPRESENTING GROUP INTERACTIONS
123 20120191404 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR TESTING CONFIGURATION OF ENVIRONMENTS
124 20120191403 PROTECTING CHIP SETTINGS USING SECURED SCAN CHAINS
125 20120191401 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING TEST PATTERNS FOR USE IN AT-SPEED TESTING
126 20120191356 Assembly Error Detection
127 20120191338 Human Emotion Metrics for Navigation Plans and Maps
128 20120191236 DISCRETE SAMPLING BASED NONLINEAR CONTROL SYSTEM
129 20120191234 DIAGNOSING IN-LINE CRITICAL DIMENSION CONTROL ADJUSTMENTS USING OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION VERIFICATION
130 20120191227 SYSTEM FOR SOFTWARE WORK EVENTS
131 20120190937 EMOTION SCRIPT GENERATING, EXPERIENCING, AND EMOTION INTERACTION
132 20120190382 System And Method For Tracking A Mobile Node
133 20120190369 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING POSITION OF MOVING WIRELESS COMMUNICATION
134 20120190328 GPS Driven Architecture for Delivery of Location Based Multimedia and Method of Use
135 20120190327 System and Methods for Locating Mobile Devices Using Location and Presence Information
136 20120190216 ANNEALING TECHNIQUES FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPLEMENTARY METAL OXIDE SEMICONDUCTOR (CMOS) DEVICE FABRICATION
137 20120190205 METHODS FOR SELF-ALIGNED SELF-ASSEMBLED PATTERNING ENHANCEMENT
138 20120190204 NON-CONFORMAL HARDMASK DEPOSITION FOR THROUGH SILICON ETCH
139 20120190203 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ANGULAR HIGH DENSITY PLASMA CHEMICAL VAPOR DEPOSITION
140 20120190196 Three Dimensional Integration and Methods of Through Silicon Via Creation
141 20120190192 Metal-Semiconductor Intermixed Regions
142 20120190190 HETEROJUNCTION BIPOLAR TRANSISTORS AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE
143 20120190189 Three Dimensional Integration and Methods of Through Silicon Via Creation
144 20120190187 PAD BONDING EMPLOYING A SELF-ALIGNED PLATED LINER FOR ADHESION ENHANCEMENT
145 20120190179 METHODS OF MANUFACTURING FINFET DEVICES
146 20120190177 N-type carrier enhancement in semiconductors
147 20120190165 Creating Integrated Circuit Capacitance From Gate Array Structures
148 20120190164 DUAL-DAMASCENE PROCESS TO FABRICATE THICK WIRE STRUCTURE
149 20120190161 N-type carrier enhancement in semiconductors
150 20120190160 ASYMMETRIC CHANNEL MOSFET
151 20120190159 ASYMMETRIC SILICON-ON-INSULATOR SRAM CELL
152 20120190156 RECESSED GATE CHANNEL WITH LOW Vt CORNER
153 20120190155 NANOWIRE MOSFET WITH DOPED EPITAXIAL CONTACTS FOR SOURCE AND DRAIN
154 20120190134 SEM REPAIR FOR SUB-OPTIMAL FEATURES
155 20120190133 THROUGH SILICON VIA REPAIR
156 20120189988 System and Method for Finding the Most Likely Answer to a Natural Language Question
157 20120189880 ELECTROCHEMICAL POWER DELIVERY VOLTAGE REGULATOR
158 20120189878 Optimizing Battery Usage
159 20120189767 SELF-ALIGNED NANO-SCALE DEVICE WITH PARALLEL PLATE ELECTRODES
160 20120189246 ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVE ISOLATOR AND INTEGRATED OPTICS DEVICE
161 20120189243 TRANSFERRING HEAT THROUGH AN OPTICAL LAYER OF INTEGRATED CIRCUITRY
162 20120189164 RULE-BASED COMBINATION OF A HIERARCHY OF CLASSIFIERS FOR OCCLUSION DETECTION
163 20120189118 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ENCRYPTION OF A DATASTREAM
164 20120189015 MANAGING DATA TRANSFER IN A NETWORK ENVIRONMENT
165 20120189012 Providing Point To Point Communications Among Compute Nodes In A Global Combining Network Of A Parallel Computer
166 20120188940 Spatiotemporal Annotation of Data Packets in Wireless Networks
167 20120188898 DETECTION OF FAILURES IN A TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM
168 20120188870 Discovery and Capability Exchange Management in a Virtualized Computing Platform
169 20120188742 IMPLEMENTING SURFACE MOUNT COMPONENTS WITH SYMMETRIC REFERENCE BALANCE
170 20120188719 Liquid Cooling System for Stackable Modules in Energy-Efficient Computing Systems
171 20120188679 LOW ENERGY ELECTROMAGNETIC RELAY
172 20120188665 ADJUSTABLE SPAN RECORDING HEAD
173 20120188570 USER DEFINED ASSOCIATIONS OF COLORS TO CARTRIDGES FOR COLOR PRINTERS
174 20120188446 VERBAL DESCRIPTION
175 20120188278 COLLAPSING AREAS OF A REGION IN A VIRTUAL UNIVERSE TO CONSERVE COMPUTING RESOURCES
176 20120188251 SELECTIVE COMPUTATION USING ANALYTIC FUNCTIONS
177 20120188242 THREE-DIMENSIONAL VIRTUAL WORLD PATTERN POSITIONING USING TEMPLATES
178 20120188189 MULTI-POINT TOUCH-SENSITIVE SENSOR USER INTERFACE USING DISTINCT DIGIT IDENTIFICATION
179 20120188138 LAMINATED ANTENNA STRUCTURES FOR PACKAGE APPLICATIONS
180 20120188109 Track and Hold Amplifiers and Digital Calibration for Analog-to-Digital Converters
181 20120188102 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ROAD ACOUSTICS AND ROAD VIDEO-FEED BASED TRAFFIC ESTIMATION AND PREDICTION
182 20120188097 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COOPERATIVE VEHICLE ADAPTATION
183 20120188047 INDUCTOR STRUCTURE HAVING INCREASED INDUCTANCE DENSITY AND QUALITY FACTOR
184 20120188033 INTEGRATED ELECTROMECHANICAL RELAYS
185 20120188008 CIRCUIT WITH STACKED STRUCTURE AND USE THEREOF
186 20120188006 Self-Calibrated, Broadband, Tunable, Active Filter with Unity Gain Cells for Multi-Standard and/or Multiband Channel Selection
187 20120188002 MODULARIZED THREE-DIMENSIONAL CAPACITOR ARRAY
188 20120187987 STRUCTURE FOR A FREQUENCY ADAPTIVE LEVEL SHIFTER CIRCUIT
189 20120187984 PREVENTING METASTABILITY OF A DIVIDE-BY-TWO QUADRATURE DIVIDER
190 20120187974 Dual Stage Voltage Ramp Stress Test for Gate Dielectrics
191 20120187953 CIRCUIT FOR DETECTING STRUCTURAL DEFECTS IN AN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT CHIP, METHODS OF USE AND MANUFACTURE AND DESIGN STRUCTURES
192 20120187577 Direct Edge Connection for Multi-Chip Integrated Circuits
193 20120187570 HYBRID BONDING TECHNIQUES FOR MULTI-LAYER SEMICONDUCTOR STACKS
194 20120187566 AIR-DIELECTRIC FOR SUBTRACTIVE ETCH LINE AND VIA METALLIZATION
195 20120187562 Semiconductor Package and Method for Fabricating the Same
196 20120187561 FORMING SEMICONDUCTOR CHIP CONNECTIONS
197 20120187558 STRUCTURES FOR IMPROVING CURRENT CARRYING CAPABILITY OF INTERCONNECTS AND METHODS OF FABRICATING THE SAME
198 20120187546 BILAYER TRENCH FIRST HARDMASK STRUCTURE AND PROCESS FOR REDUCED DEFECTIVITY
199 20120187539 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR BORON DIFFUSION IN SEMICONDUCTORS
200 20120187536 COMPLIMENTARY METAL-INSULATOR-METAL (MIM) CAPACITORS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE
201 20120187530 USING BACKSIDE PASSIVE ELEMENTS FOR MULTILEVEL 3D WAFERS ALIGNMENT APPLICATIONS
202 20120187529 eFUSE AND METHOD OF FABRICATION
203 20120187528 FINFET FUSE WITH ENHANCED CURRENT CROWDING
204 20120187525 SEMICONDUCTOR-ON-INSULATOR DEVICE WITH ASYMMETRIC STRUCTURE
205 20120187523 METHOD AND STRUCTURE FOR SHALLOW TRENCH ISOLATION TO MITIGATE ACTIVE SHORTS
206 20120187522 STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR REDUCTION OF VT-W EFFECT IN HIGH-K METAL GATE DEVICES
207 20120187506 Metal High-K Transistor Having Silicon Sidewall For Reduced Parasitic Capacitance, and Process to Fabricate Same
208 20120187505 Self-aligned III-V MOSFET fabrication with in-situ III-V epitaxy and in-situ metal epitaxy and contact formation
209 20120187502 APPLICATION OF CLUSTER BEAM IMPLANTATION FOR FABRICATING THRESHOLD VOLTAGE ADJUSTED FETS
210 20120187493 EXTREMELY THIN SEMICONDUCTOR-ON-INSULATOR (ETSOI) INTEGRATED CIRCUIT WITH ON-CHIP RESISTORS AND METHOD OF FORMING THE SAME
211 20120187492 BULK SUBSTRATE FET INTEGRATED ON CMOS SOI
212 20120187491 METHOD FOR FORMING RETROGRADED WELL FOR MOSFET
213 20120187490 FET STRUCTURES WITH TRENCH IMPLANTATION TO IMPROVE BACK CHANNEL LEAKAGE AND BODY RESISTANCE
214 20120187482 FABRICATION OF CMOS TRANSISTORS HAVING DIFFERENTIALLY STRESSED SPACERS
215 20120187465 ENHANCED CAPACITANCE TRENCH CAPACITOR
216 20120187460 METHOD FOR FORMING METAL SEMICONDUCTOR ALLOYS IN CONTACT HOLES AND TRENCHES
217 20120187453 INSULATING LAYERS ON DIFFERENT SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIALS
218 20120187420 STRUCTURE AND METHOD TO MAKE REPLACEMENT METAL GATE AND CONTACT METAL
219 20120187400 TEST STRUCTURE FOR DETECTION OF GAP IN CONDUCTIVE LAYER OF MULTILAYER GATE STACK
220 20120187375 Deposition On A Nanowire Using Atomic Layer Deposition
221 20120187332 HIGH THERMAL CONDUCTANCE THERMAL INTERFACE MATERIALS BASED ON NANOSTRUCTURED METALLIC NETWORK-POLYMER COMPOSITES
222 20120187294 SEM REPAIR FOR SUB-OPTIMAL FEATURES
223 20120187180 FIXTURE TO CONSTRAIN LAMINATE AND METHOD OF ASSEMBLY
224 20120187046 SILICONE-BASED CHEMICAL FILTER AND SILICONE-BASED CHEMICAL BATH FOR REMOVING SULFUR CONTAMINANTS
225 20120186793 INTEGRATED DEVICE WITH DEFINED HEAT FLOW
226 20120186790 IMPLEMENTING A FRONT DOOR AIR TO WATER HEAT EXCHANGER
227 20120186771 REMOVING MATERIAL FROM DEFECTIVE OPENING IN GLASS MOLD AND RELATED GLASS MOLD FOR INJECTION MOLDED SOLDER
228 20120186626 SOLAR ENERGY COLLECTION SYSTEM
229 20120186514 DEPOSITION OF VISCOUS MATERIAL