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Gregory Lincoln Smith, Christopher Michael Mitchell, Smiral Shah: Resource capacity monitoring and reporting. Microsoft Corporation, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, April 29, 2014: US08712950 (58 worldwide citation)

Embodiments provide capacity estimates for components of a computing environment, but are not so limited. In an embodiment, a computer-implemented method includes using residual capacity estimates and smooth averages to provide point-in-time capacity estimates for resources of a computing environmen ...


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Frank Byrum, Mayank Mehta, Chandresh Jain, Ladislau Conceicao, Brian Kress, Greg Gourevitch, Michael Nelte, Chris Barnes: Secure message delivery using a trust broker. Microsoft Corporation, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, May 20, 2014: US08732452 (21 worldwide citation)

An email security system is described that allows users within different organizations to securely send email to one another. The email security system provides a federation server on the Internet or other unsecured network accessible by each of the organizations. Each organization provides identity ...


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John Winn, Fernando Garcia, Tore Sundelin, James Edelen: Prediction of user response actions to received data. Microsoft Corporation, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, September 30, 2014: US08849730 (15 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for automatically predicting actions a user is likely to take in response to receiving data. The system may be configured to monitor and observe a user's interactions with incoming data and to identify patterns of actions the user may take in response to the incoming data. The s ...


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Brian Hill, Hans Bjordahl: Side-by-side shared calendars. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, August 4, 2015: US09098837 (13 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for presenting a plurality of shared calendars in a single electronic display frame or window where each of the plurality of shared calendars is displayed in a common view mode relative to other displayed shared calendars. Users may select one or more shared calendar ...


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Art Sadovsky, Rustam Lalkaka, Vivek Sharma, Rajmohan Rajagopalan, Alexander Macleod: Detecting anomalous activity from accounts of an online service. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Danielle Johnston Holmes, Louise Bowman, Micky Minhas, December 8, 2015: US09210183 (12 worldwide citation)

Anomalous activity is detected using event information that is received from accounts from within an online service. Generally, anomalous activity is detected by comparing a baseline profile that includes past event information for accounts of the online service with a recent profile that includes r ...


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Bradley Wheeler, Bryan Griffin: Cloud computing monitoring and management system. Microsoft Corporation, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, August 26, 2014: US08819701 (9 worldwide citation)

A cloud computing monitoring system has an alert capturing system and a message transfer system that provides performance tracking and alert management to a local monitoring system. The alert capturing system may operate as part of a managed code framework and may capture and route alerts that may b ...


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Robert Bisso, Vadim Ismailov, Lingling Liu, Robert Saccone, Mukeshkumar Beher: Claim based content reputation service. Microsoft Corporation, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, May 20, 2014: US08732473 (8 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, a system may comprise a database and one or more servers. The database may, for example, store a plurality of content claims for previously evaluated data items, with each of the plurality of content claims being associated in the database with a corresponding stored digital fin ...


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Cliff Didcock, Michael Wilson: Techniques to access messaging services for branch offices. MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, Louise Bowman, Peter Taylor, Micky Minhas, June 2, 2015: US09049051 (8 worldwide citation)

Techniques to access messaging services for branch offices are described. In one embodiment, for example, an apparatus may include a network interface for a packet-switched network, a private branch exchange for a circuit-switched network, and a gateway to couple to the network interface and the pri ...


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Daniel Paul Costenaro, Jedidiah Brown, Joshua Adam Meisels, Marta Rey Babarro: Uploading attachment to shared location and replacing with a link. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Louise Bowman, Danielle Johnston Holmes, Micky Minhas, September 15, 2015: US09137185 (6 worldwide citation)

The size of attachments to an electronic message are examined before the message is sent to determine if the attachments exceed a size threshold. When the size of the attachments exceed the threshold, one or more of the attachments are uploaded to a shared location that is accessible to the recipien ...


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Daniel Paul Costenaro, Jedidiah Brown: Changes to documents are automatically summarized in electronic messages. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Louise Bowman, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, February 24, 2015: US08965983 (6 worldwide citation)

Changes made to a document are automatically summarized within an electronic message. The changes may be made to a document that is being collaborated on. For example, the document may be an attachment to an electronic message, a link to a shared document that is contained within the electronic mess ...