IBM patents granted on 16 January 2007

17 US patents granted on 16 January 2007 and assigned to IBM

1 7,165,250 System and method for priority based application server updates
2 7,165,240 Topological best match naming convention apparatus and method for use in testing graphical user interfaces
3 7,165,220 Apparatus and method for processing bookmark events for a web page
4 7,165,194 Technical support for software products
5 7,165,179 Digital signature verification and program transmission
6 7,165,147 Isolated ordered regions (IOR) prefetching and page replacement
7 7,165,110 System and method for simultaneously establishing multiple connections
8 7,165,070 Information retrieval system
9 7,165,063 Context quantifier transformation in XML query rewrite
10 7,165,006 Scan chain disable function for power saving
11 7,164,759 Method for categorization and prioritization of phone callers
12 7,164,264 Dynamic silicon characterization observability using functional clocks for system or run-time process characterization
13 7,163,883 Edge seal for a semiconductor device
14 7,163,867 Method for slowing down dopant-enhanced diffusion in substrates and devices fabricated therefrom
15 7,163,866 SOI MOSFETS exhibiting reduced floating-body effects
16 7,163,864 Method of fabricating semiconductor side wall fin
17 7,163,851 Concurrent Fin-FET and thick-body device fabrication