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Efficient method of retesting integrated circuits

Patent Number 9625524 - April 18, 2017

Efficient production testing of integrated circuits. A first production test is implemented on a group of integrated circuits and failures…

Shifting a defrag operation in a mirrored system

Patent Number 9626122 - April 18, 2017

A method for defragmenting volumes in a mirrored system. The method includes suspending one or more updates from being mirrored from a first…

Managing stream components based on virtual machine performance adjustments

Patent Number 9626208 - April 18, 2017

Embodiments of the disclosure include a method, a system, and a computer program product for modifying a stream operator based on the virtual…

Streaming breakpoint for data tuples based on resource usage

Patent Number 9626278 - April 18, 2017

A streams manager monitors data tuples processed by a streaming application represented by an operator graph. The streams manager includes a…

Photo album creation based on social media content

Patent Number 9626381 - April 18, 2017

A method of creating a physical representation of digital information located on a social networking environment comprises retrieving a number…

IBM Patent Applications

AUTOMATED PROTOTYPE CREATION BASED ON ANALYTICS AND 3D PRINTING

Application Number 20170106598 - April 20, 2017

Using an analytical model, a problem related to a product is identified from a collection of report data, the product being a three…

POWER AND NETWORK INDEPENDENT LOCATING OF A LOST DEVICE

Application Number 20170108574 - April 20, 2017

A broadcast from a beacon associated with a mobile device is detected, at a proximate device. The broadcast includes an identifier associated…

SYSTEM, METHOD AND PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR UPDATING VIRTUAL MACHINE IMAGES

Application Number 20170109157 - April 20, 2017

A system, method and computer program product for allocating shared resources. Upon receiving requests for resources, the system determines…

CONTEXT SENSITIVE VERIFICATION POINT DRIVEN INSPECTION

Application Number 20170109179 - April 20, 2017

A category is determined to which a portion of a code selected for review by a reviewer belongs. A subset is selected from a set of checklist…

Annotation Data Generation and Overlay for Enhancing Readability on Electronic Book Image Stream Service

Application Number 20170109334 - April 20, 2017

Provided are techniques for receiving a scanned image corresponding to a page; analyzing the scanned image to identify a set of characters…

IBM Federal Litigation Filings

Scholey v. Honeywell International Inc. et al

Illinois Northern District Court - April 14, 2017

TSOUNOS v. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION

Pennsylvania Western District Court - April 3, 2017

Krug v. International Business Machines Corporation

Virginia Eastern District Court - March 30, 2017

Patricia Bauerle v. Patricia Bauerle, et al

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - March 27, 2017

IBM Southeast Employees' Credit Union v. Rambo

Georgia Northern District Court - March 24, 2017

IBM Federal District Court Decisions

Zhou v. International Business Machines Corporation - See Order at #98 regarding service to Pro Se Plaintiff - See #122 Order dismissing Dft Artech Information Systems, LLC

Iowa Northern District Court - March 31, 2017

ORDER granting 102 Motion for Summary Judgment and denying 121 Resistance. The Clerk of Court is directed to enter judgment in accordance…

Libman v. Great Northern Insurance Company

Illinois Northern District Court - March 29, 2017

MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order: For the foregoing reasons, Great Northern's motion to dismiss, R. 6 , is Agency Defendants' motion…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

North Carolina Eastern District Court - March 29, 2017

ORDER granting in part 38 Motion for Judgment on the Settled Administrative Record and Plan Document, denying 44 Motion for Summary…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

North Carolina Eastern District Court - March 24, 2017

ORDER granting 87 Motion to Redact 79 Transcript - Signed by District Judge Louise Wood Flanagan on 3/24/2017. (Tripp, S.)

Arunachalam v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

Delaware District Court - March 21, 2017

MEMORANDUM regarding motions to dismiss (D.I. 17 , 21 , 28 ). Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 3/21/2017. (nms)

IBM State Court Decisions

Parallel Networks Licensing LLC v. International Business Machines Corporation

Delaware Delaware District Court - April 17, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION (REDACTED VERSION), re 406 Sealed Memorandum Opinion. Signed by Judge Kent A. Jordan on 4/17/2017. (nmg)

United States of America et al v. IBM Corporation et al.

Illinois Illinois Northern District Court - April 4, 2017

MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order Signed by the Honorable Jeffrey Cole on 4/4/2017:Mailed notice(jms, )

Zhou v. International Business Machines Corporation - See Order at #98 regarding service to Pro Se Plaintiff - See #122 Order dismissing Dft Artech Information Systems, LLC

Iowa Iowa Northern District Court - March 31, 2017

ORDER granting 102 Motion for Summary Judgment and denying 121 Resistance. The Clerk of Court is directed to enter judgment in accordance with…

Libman v. Great Northern Insurance Company

Illinois Illinois Northern District Court - March 29, 2017

MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order: For the foregoing reasons, Great Northern's motion to dismiss, R. 6 , is Agency Defendants' motion to…

Wiwel, et al v. IBM Medical and Dental Benefit Plans for Regular Full-Time and Part-Time Employees

North Carolina North Carolina Eastern District Court - March 29, 2017

ORDER granting in part 38 Motion for Judgment on the Settled Administrative Record and Plan Document, denying 44 Motion for Summary Judgment…

IBM Federal Appellate Court Decisions

TRUSTED KNIGHT CORPORATION v. IBM

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - March 7, 2017

DANIEL DEMER V. IBM CORP LTD PLAN

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - August 26, 2016

Employee Retirement Income Security Act. The panel reversed the district court’s summary judgment in favor of the defendants in an…

IBM v. INTELLECTUAL VENTURES II LLC

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - February 8, 2016

Peter A. Wilson v. International Business Machines Corporation

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit - May 11, 2015