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Mark A Check, David F Craddock, Thomas A Gregg, Pak kin Mak, Gary E Strait: Memory error isolation and recovery in a multiprocessor computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, February 18, 2014: US08656228 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and computer implemented method for isolating errors in a computer system is provided. The method includes receiving a direct memory access (DMA) command to access a computer memory, a read response, or an interrupt; associating the DMA command to access the computer memory, the read respon ...


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Eli M Dow, Dilma Da Silva: Identification of over-constrained virtual machines. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, September 23, 2014: US08843924 (9 worldwide citation)

A method for virtual machine management that includes establishing a first virtual machine on a hardware platform, performing a selected task on the first virtual machine and recording a first data set indicating a characteristic of the first virtual machine performing the selected task. The method ...


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Levi A Campbell, Richard C Chu, Milnes P David, Michael J Ellsworth, Madhusudan K Iyengar, Robert E Simons, Prabjit Singh: Two-phase, water-based immersion-cooling apparatus with passive deionization. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven Chiu Esq, Kevin P Radigan Esq, Helsin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, August 19, 2014: US08806749 (9 worldwide citation)

Cooling apparatuses, cooled electronic modules and methods of fabrication are provided for fluid immersion-cooling of an electronic component(s). The method includes, for instance: securing a housing about an electronic component to be cooled, the housing at least partially surrounding and forming a ...


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Evren O Baran, Eli M Dow, Kyle M Smith, Ashwin Venkatraman: In-band communication with virtual machines via a hypervisor message bus. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, July 19, 2011: US07984449 (9 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product for in-band communication with virtual machines via a hypervisor message bus are provided. The method includes establishing communication between a hypervisor and a plurality of virtual machines via a hypervisor message bus, where the hypervisor manages ...


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Thomas A Gregg: Peripheral component switch having automatic link failover. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Steven Chiu Esq, November 6, 2012: US08305879 (9 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are a PCI switch assembly, having automatic link failover, and a computer system including that switch assembly. The switch assembly comprises first and second interconnected, peripheral component switches. Each of the these switches has first and second primary ports and a plurality of se ...


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Camil Fayad, John K Li, Siegfried Sutter: System and method for providing dynamically authorized access to functionality present on an integrated circuit chip. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven Chiu Esq, Blanche E Schiller Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, October 19, 2010: US07818574 (8 worldwide citation)

A mechanism is provided in which access to the functionality present on an integrated circuit chip is controllable via an encrypted certificate of authority which includes time information indicating allowable periods of operation or allowable duration of operation. The chip includes at least one cr ...


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Eli M Dow, Dilma Da Silva: Virtual machine load balancing. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, February 24, 2015: US08966084 (8 worldwide citation)

A method for load balancing virtual machines includes accessing current consumption data and historical consumption data for a first virtual machine running on a host hardware platform, wherein the host hardware platform is coupled to a network and accessing specification and utilization information ...


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Alan F Benner, Casimer M DeCusatis: Electromagnetic interference shielding apparatus and method. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, August 9, 2011: US07994434 (8 worldwide citation)

A shielding apparatus has first and second electrically conductive sheets attached to an interior of a housing. A gap between the first and second electrically conductive sheets has a size based on a predefined desired cutoff frequency, and the widths of the first and second electrically conductive ...


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Ronald L Billau, Charles S Graham, Harvey G Kiel, Chetan Mehta, Jaya Srikrishnan: Facilitating access to input/output resources via an I/O partition shared by multiple consumer partitions. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven Chiu Esq, Kevin P Radigan Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, September 7, 2010: US07793298 (8 worldwide citation)

At least one input/output (I/O) firmware partition is provided in a partitioned environment to facilitate access to I/O resources owned by the at least one I/O firmware partition. The I/O resources of an I/O firmware partition are shared by one or more other partitions of the environment, referred t ...


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Ali Y Duale, Shailesh R Gami, Dennis W Wittig: Virtual machine testing. International Business Machines Corporation, Cantor Colburn, Steven Chiu, July 2, 2013: US08479172 (8 worldwide citation)

A system for testing a base machine includes the base machine that has a base feature set (BFS) and a testing module. The system also includes a test case generator, configured to: select a prior level of the base machine, the prior level having a legacy architecture; determine a feature set of the ...