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OPTIMIZING RESOURCE DOWNLOADS OR STREAMS USING A COLLECTION OF TRUSTED NETWORK CONNECTED ENDPOINTS. January 19, 2017: US20170019470-A1

In an approach to improving resource downloads, one or more computer processors detect a request to download a resource from an original source to a user's computing device. The one or more computer processors determine a cost of the download of the requested resource from the original source. The o ...


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WEATHER-DRIVEN MULTI-CATEGORY INFRASTRUCTURE IMPACT FORECASTING. January 19, 2017: US20170017904-A1

A method, system, and computer program product for resource management are described. The method includes selecting trouble regions within the service area, generating clustered regions, and training a trouble forecast model for the trouble regions for each type of damage, the training for each trou ...


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SELECTIVE FORWARDING OF COMPONENTS OF AN ATTACHED ARCHIVE IN EMAIL SYSTEM. January 19, 2017: US20170019361-A1

A communication management system. A computer receives an electronic communication including an attachment and selectively forwards components of the attachment to multiple recipients based on associating the recipients with the components.


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DETECTING RACE CONDITION VULNERABILITIES IN COMPUTER SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS. January 19, 2017: US20170017563-A1

Testing computer software applications is performed by identifying first and second executable portions of the computer software application, where the portions are configured to access a data resource, and where at least one of the portions is configured to write to the data resource, instrumenting ...


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LIVE PARTITION MOBILITY WITH SHARED PERSISTENT RESERVATIONS. January 19, 2017: US20170019348-A1

According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method is provided. The method may include a computer registering a first instance of a logical partition on a source server with a logical unit and placing a first persistent reservation on the logical unit, wherein the first persistent reserv ...


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276-PIN BUFFERED MEMORY CARD WITH ENHANCED MEMORY SYSTEM INTERCONNECT. January 19, 2017: US20170017274-A1

An embodiment is a memory card including a rectangular printed circuit card having a first side and a second side, a first length of between 151.35 and 161.5 millimeters, and first and second ends having a second length smaller than the first length. The memory card also includes a first plurality o ...


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SOLVING VEHICLE ROUTING PROBLEMS USING EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTING TECHNIQUES. January 19, 2017: US20170017880-A1

According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for solving combinatorial optimization problems is provided. The method may include receiving a plurality of problem instance parameters associated with a graph. The method may also include determining a dynamic path change indicator exists. The method ...


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SOLVING VEHICLE ROUTING PROBLEMS USING EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTING TECHNIQUES. January 19, 2017: US20170017884-A1

According to one exemplary embodiment, a method for solving combinatorial optimization problems is provided. The method may include receiving a plurality of problem instance parameters associated with a graph. The method may also include determining a dynamic path change indicator exists. The method ...


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PREDICTIVE MODEL SCORING TO OPTIMIZE TEST CASE ORDER IN REAL TIME. January 19, 2017: US20170017893-A1

An approach for predictively scoring test case results in real-time. Test case results associated with a test run are received by a software testing environment. Using predictive statistical models, test case results and attribute relationships are matched against model rules and test case history. ...


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VARIABLE UPDATES OF BRANCH PREDICTION STATES. January 19, 2017: US20170017493-A1

Embodiments relate to variable branch prediction. An aspect includes determining a branch selection of an execution unit of a processor and determining whether a present prediction state of the state machine correctly predicted the branch selection by the execution unit. The aspect includes determin ...