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Extensible execution unit interface architecture with multiple decode logic and multiple execution units

Patent Number 9710274 - July 18, 2017

Various methods tightly couple together decode logic associated with multiple types of execution units and having varying priorities to enable…

Assertions in a business rule management system

Patent Number 9710356 - July 18, 2017

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for assertion management in a dynamically assembled…

Proxy server, hierarchical network system, and distributed workload management method

Patent Number 9712448 - July 18, 2017

A proxy server and a hierarchical network system and a distributed workload management method. According to one embodiment of this disclosure,…

Push notification via file sharing service synchronization

Patent Number 9712631 - July 18, 2017

Embodiments relate to push notification via file sharing service synchronization. A method includes establishing synchronization, at a…

Calculating expected maximum CPU power available for use

Patent Number 9710039 - July 18, 2017

A method of calculating a processing power available from a supervisor of a multi-programmed computing system by a first partition of a…

IBM Patent Applications

SPACE RECLAMATION IN ASYNCHRONOUSLY MIRRORED SPACE-EFFICIENT SECONDARY VOLUMES

Application Number 20170206020 - July 20, 2017

A method for releasing storage space in asynchronously mirrored space-efficient secondary volumes is disclosed. In one embodiment, such a…

LIBRARY APPARATUS INCLUDING A CARTRIDGE MEMORY (CM) DATABASE STORED ON A STORAGE CLOUD

Application Number 20170206038 - July 20, 2017

In one embodiment, a method includes creating a cartridge memory (CM) database accessible via a storage cloud, the CM database storing…

SPACE RECLAMATION IN SPACE-EFFICIENT SECONDARY VOLUMES

Application Number 20170206158 - July 20, 2017

A method for releasing storage space in a space-efficient secondary volume includes placing a first lock on a free-space data structure stored…

REDUCING TIME AND COMPLEXITY IN A STORAGE SYSTEM ENCRYPTION ENABLEMENT PROCESS

Application Number 20170207913 - July 20, 2017

Various embodiments for encryption enablement in a computing storage environment, by a processor device, are provided. In one embodiment, a…

SWITCHING MEDIA STREAMS IN A CLIENT SYSTEM BASED ON ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES

Application Number 20170208111 - July 20, 2017

A method and system for switching media streams of a video in a client system. A first media stream of the video is played in a SHOW mode in…

IBM Federal District Court Decisions

Hurwitz et al v. Newton Public Schools et al

Massachusetts District Court - July 14, 2017

District Judge Leo T. Sorokin: ORDER ON MOTIONS TO DISMISS entered granting in part and denying in part 18 37 Motions to Dismiss. The…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

California Northern District Court - May 18, 2017

ORDER GRANTING 247 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/18/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF)…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

California Northern District Court - May 18, 2017

REDACTED ORDER DENYING 212 DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS; GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 218 DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR…

Global Executive Management Solutions, Inc. v. International Business Machines Corporation

Oregon District Court - May 18, 2017

OPINION & ORDER: Defendant's motion for summary judgment 71 is granted as to the breach of express contract claim, the implied…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

California Northern District Court - May 9, 2017

ORDER GRANTING 233 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/9/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed…

IBM State Court Decisions

FRANCINE REIBMAN v. JAY H. MYERS

New Jersey Appellate Division (Published) - July 10, 2017

WHIPPLE, J.A.D. Plaintiff Francine Reibman appeals from a September 15, 2014 final judgment and an August 15, 2015 default judgment. For the…

TWIN PEAKS SOFTWARE v. IBM CORPORATION

United States US Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - May 26, 2017

TecSec, Incorporated v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

Virginia Virginia Eastern District Court - May 23, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION re: Adobe Systems Inc.'s Motion for Summary Judgment, (Dkt. No. 864), and Motion to Strike Portions of the Declaration…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

California California Northern District Court - May 18, 2017

REDACTED ORDER DENYING 212 DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS; GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 218 DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR PARTIAL…

IBM Federal Appellate Court Decisions

TWIN PEAKS SOFTWARE v. IBM CORPORATION

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - May 26, 2017

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