IBM patents granted on 11 November 2014

39 US patents granted on 11 November 2014 and assigned to IBM

1 8,887,279 Distributed real-time network protection for authentication systems
2 8,887,241 Virtual roles
3 8,887,176 Network management system event notification shortcut
4 8,887,175 Administering incident pools for event and alert analysis
5 8,887,170 High performance locks
6 8,887,167 High performance locks
7 8,887,164 Manufacturing process prioritization based on applying rules to task-based data
8 8,887,146 System for inspecting information processing unit to which software update is applied
9 8,887,118 Setting switch size and transition pattern in a resonant clock distribution system
10 8,887,112 Test validation planning
11 8,887,014 Managing errors in a DRAM by weak cell encoding
12 8,887,008 Maintenance planning and failure prediction from data observed within a time window
13 8,887,003 Transaction diagnostic block
14 8,887,002 Transactional execution branch indications
15 8,886,919 Remote update programming idiom accelerator with allocated processor resources
16 8,886,918 Dynamic instruction execution based on transaction priority tagging
17 8,886,916 Endpoint-based parallel data processing with non-blocking collective instructions in a parallel active messaging interface of a parallel computer
18 8,886,908 Management of multiple capacity types in storage systems
19 8,886,900 Legacy data management
20 8,886,887 Uniform external and internal interfaces for delinquent memory operations to facilitate cache optimization
21 8,886,881 Implementing storage adapter performance optimization with parity update footprint mirroring
22 8,886,866 Optimizing memory management of an application running on a virtual machine
23 8,886,673 Optimizing data cache when applying user-based security
24 8,886,672 Providing access in a distributed filesystem
25 8,886,670 Securely accessing remote systems
26 8,886,632 Abstract query plan
27 8,885,885 Multi-cue object association
28 8,885,636 Method and system for platform-independent VoIP dial plan design, validation, and deployment
29 8,885,518 Synchronizing routing tables in a distributed network switch
30 8,885,001 Reducing power consumption for a mobile terminal
31 8,884,387 Pillar-based interconnects for magnetoresistive random access memory
32 8,884,370 Narrow body field-effect transistor structures with free-standing extension regions
33 8,884,344 Self-aligned contacts for replacement metal gate transistors
34 8,884,159 Photovoltaic devices with metal semiconductor alloy metallization
35 8,883,649 Sidewall image transfer process
36 8,883,623 Facilitating gate height uniformity and inter-layer dielectric protection
37 8,883,578 Strained silicon nFET and silicon germanium pFET on same wafer
38 8,883,395 Fluorine-free fused ring heteroaromatic photoacid generators and resist compositions containing the same
39 8,881,379 Method of making heat sink for integrated circuit devices