1
Jinliang Fan, Nagui Halim, Zhen Liu, Dimitrios Pendarakis: Data replica selector. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen Bongini, Fleit Gibbons Gutman Bongini & Bianco P L, August 17, 2010: US07778183 (6 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for selecting a replication node from eligible nodes in a network. A multidimensional model is constructed that defines a multidimensional space and includes the eligible nodes, with each of the dimensions of the multidimensional model being a system characteristic. A data avail ...


2
Jinliang Fan, Zhen Liu, Dimitrios Pendarakis: Data replica selector. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen Bongini, Fleit Gibbons Gutman Bongini & Bianco P L, January 19, 2010: US07650529 (5 worldwide citation)

There is provided a method and system for replicating data at another location. The system includes a source node that contains data in a data storage area. The source node is coupled to a network of potential replication nodes. The processor determines at least two eligible nodes in the network of ...


3
Rajiv Augu, Steven A Bade, Jeb R Linton, Dimitrios Pendarakis, George C Wilson, Lee Hardy Wilson: Virtual machine images encryption using trusted computing group sealing. International Business Machines Corporation, David Mims, Robert C Rolnik, April 8, 2014: US08694786 (4 worldwide citation)

A host machine provisions a virtual machine from a catalog of stock virtual machines. The host machine instantiates the virtual machine. The host machine configures the virtual machine, based on customer inputs, to form a customer's configured virtual machine. The host machine creates an image from ...


4
Jinliang Fan, Zhen Liu, Dimitrios Pendarakis: Method for replicating data based on probability of concurrent failure. International Business Machines Corporation, Kevin M Jordan, Stephen Bongini, Fleit Gibbons Gutman Bongini & Bianco P L, January 20, 2009: US07480817 (4 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for replicating data. All nodes coupled to a source node via a network are surveyed to determine candidate replication nodes, and coordinates for each candidate replication node are acquired. The coordinates are used to determine a geographic location of and a communication cost ...


5
Dimitrios Pendarakis, Jeremy I Silber, Laura Wynter: Multiple resource control-advisor for management of distributed or web-based systems. International Business Machines Corporation, George Willinghan, August Law, May 4, 2010: US07711821 (3 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for autonomic system management in a computing system containing system resources including network resources and multiple resource demands, or processes. The computing system may be a stream-processing system or other real-time computer management system, such as wo ...


6
Minkyong Kim, Zhen Liu, Srinivasan Parthasarathy, Dimitrios Pendarakis, Hao Yang: Method and apparatus for association control in mobile wireless networks. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, William J Stock Esq, January 7, 2014: US08625538 (2 worldwide citation)

A method for association of a mobile terminal with an access point (AP) includes determining a set of available APs. The AP from among the available APs that has the coverage area that is likely to encompass the mobile terminal for the greatest period of time or distance is selected. The selected AP ...


7
Dimitrios Pendarakis, Jeremy I Silber, Laura Wynter: Multiple resource control-advisor for management of distributed or web-based systems. International Business Machines Corporation, August Law, George Willinghan, May 31, 2011: US07953856 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for autonomic system management in a computing system containing system resources including network resources and multiple resource demands, or processes. The computing system may be a stream-processing system or other real-time computer management system, such as wo ...


8
Parijat Dube, Zhen Liu, Dimitrios Pendarakis, George V Popescu: Method, apparatus and program storage device for efficient construction of network overlays through interconnection topology embedding. International Business Machines Corporation, Ference & Associates, December 16, 2008: US07466656 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatuses and program storage devices for constructing a network overlay via embedding an interconnection network in a network overlay graph are provided herein. The network delay distances between pairs of overlay nodes are measured on the shortest network paths. The mapping of the inter ...


9
Kay S Anderson, Joseph P Bigus, Eric Bouillet, Parijat Dube, Zhen Liu, Dimitrios Pendarakis: System and method for benchmarking correlated stream processing systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Gibbons Gutman Bongini & Bianco P L, December 16, 2008: US07467066 (2 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product for benchmarking a stream processing system are disclosed. The method comprises generating a plurality of correlated test streams. A semantically related data set is embedded within each of the test streams in the plurality of correlated test streams. T ...


10
Mihai Christodorescu, Dimitrios Pendarakis, Kapil K Singh: Protection of user data in hosted application environments. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, F Chau & Associates, August 30, 2016: US09430653 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of converting an original application into a cloud-hosted application includes splitting the original application into a plurality of application components along security relevant boundaries, mapping the application components to hosting infrastructure boundaries, and using a mechanism to ...