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Maximino Aguilar Jr, Michael Norman Day, Mark Richard Nutter, James Michael Stafford: Managing a plurality of processors as devices. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Matthew B Talpis, April 21, 2009: US07523157 (89 worldwide citation)

Managing a computer system's multiple processors as devices. The operating system accesses the multiple processors using processor device modules loaded into the operating system to facilitate a communication between an application requesting access to a processor and the processor. A device-like ac ...


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Lewis William Dewey III, Tarek Ali El Moselhy, Ibrahim M Elfadel: Computing resistance sensitivities with respect to geometric parameters of conductors with arbitrary shapes. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Matthew W Baca, June 12, 2012: US08201122 (85 worldwide citation)

A computer system selects a shape included in an integrated circuit's layout file, and then selects a first contact and a second contact located on the shape. Next, the computer system computes a nominal resistance between the first contact and the second contact based upon a nominal boundary of the ...


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David B Lection, Steven M Miller, Mark E Molander, Keith J Purcell: System and method for display views using a single stroke control. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Gerald R Woods, August 8, 2006: US07089507 (66 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying a geographical map using a single stylus movement is presented. A user contacts a display with the stylus and selects an area on the geographical map in which the user wishes to view. The user moves the stylus into a zoom zone which processing interprets stylus mov ...


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Michael Wayne Brown, Joseph Herbert McIntyre, Victor S Moore, Michael A Paolini, Scott Lee Winters: System and method for conference call line drop recovery. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Joseph T VanLeeuwen, Mark S Walker, February 21, 2006: US07003286 (58 worldwide citation)

A system and method for identifying users dropped from a conference call and rejoining the user to the call upon reconnection. Users can participate in the conference by connecting through different types of networks using a device having one or more types of communication lines. When a user is disc ...


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Chung Sheng Li, Ivan Matthew Milman, Guenter Anton Sauter, Harald Clyde Smith, Charles Daniel Wolfson: Configurable trust context assignable to facts and associated trust metadata. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Jeffrey S LaBaw, October 16, 2012: US08290960 (39 worldwide citation)

An approach is provided for selecting a trust factor from trust factors that are included in a trust index repository. A trust metaphor is associated with the selected trust factor. The trust metaphor includes various context values. Range values are received and the trust metaphor, context values, ...


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Maximino Aguilar Jr, Mark Richard Nutter, James Michael Stafford: Processor dedicated code handling in a multi-processor environment. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Matthew B Talpis, June 16, 2009: US07549145 (35 worldwide citation)

Code handling, such as interpreting language instructions or performing “just-in-time” compilation, uses a heterogeneous processing environment that shares a common memory. In a heterogeneous processing environment that includes a plurality of processors, one of the processors is programmed to perfo ...


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Herman Rodriguez, Newton James Smith Jr, Clifford Jay Spinac: System and method for updating user home automation systems. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Joseph T Van Leeuwen, David A Mims Jr, October 17, 2006: US07124087 (33 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically contacting one or more contacts when a user makes travel plans. A profile is used to determine to which contacts messages are sent. One of the contacts can be a home automation system that is registered with an email system to enter an at-home or a traveling env ...


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Subhashini A Venkataramanan, Srinivasa R Addepalli: Method and apparatus for snoop-and-learn intelligence in data plane. Freescale Semiconductor, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Jonathan N Geld, September 16, 2014: US08837322 (32 worldwide citation)

An approach is provided where incoming packets are received at a data plane and header fields are extracted from the incoming packet. Flows from a flow data store are matched with the extracted header fields from the incoming packet. Packet descriptor data associated with the incoming packet is mark ...


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Harm Peter Hofstee, Charles Ray Johns, James Allan Kahle: System and method for sharing memory by heterogeneous processors. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, D Ann N Rifai, January 22, 2008: US07321958 (31 worldwide citation)

A system for sharing memory by heterogeneous processors, each of which is adapted to process its own instruction set, is presented. A common bus is used to couple the common memory to the various processors. In one embodiment, a cache for more than one of the processors is stored in the shared memor ...


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Maximino Aguilar Jr, Michael Norman Day, Mark Richard Nutter, James Michael Stafford: Asymmetric heterogeneous multi-threaded operating system. International Business Machines Corporation, VanLeeuwen & VanLeeuwen, Matthew B Talpis, April 7, 2009: US07516456 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for an asymmetric heterogeneous multi-threaded operating system is presented. A processing unit (PU) provides a trusted mode environment in which an operating system executes. A heterogeneous processor environment includes a synergistic processing unit (SPU) that does not provide trusted mo ...