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Cold plate device for a two-phase cooling system

Techniques that facilitate two-phase liquid cooling of an electronic device are provided. In one example, an apparatus, such as a cold plate device, comprises a first stackable layer and a second stackable layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

Cold plate device for a two-phase cooling system

Techniques that facilitate two-phase liquid cooling of an electronic device are provided. In one example, an apparatus, such as a cold plate device, comprises a first stackable layer and a second stackable layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

Cold plate device for a two-phase cooling system

Techniques that facilitate two-phase liquid cooling of an electronic device are provided. In one example, an apparatus, such as a cold plate device, comprises a first stackable layer and a second stackable layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

Discrete electronic device embedded in chip module

The invention relates to a method for embedding a discrete electronic device in a chip module. The chip module comprises a multilayer substrate which comprises a plurality of electrically conductive layers stacked above each other and an electrically non-conductive layer arranged between each pair of electrically conductive layers. ... International Business Machines Corp

Angled fiberglass cloth weaves

A process of forming an angled fiberglass cloth weave includes weaving a first set of fibers oriented at a first non-orthogonal angle with respect to a printed circuit board to be formed from the angled fiberglass cloth weave with a second set of fibers oriented at a second non-orthogonal angle with respect to the printed circuit board to be formed form the angled fiberglass cloth weave.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

Implementing reworkable strain relief packaging structure for electronic component interconnects

A method and structure are provided for implementing enhanced reworkable strain relief packaging for electronic component interconnects. A plurality of custom strain relief pads is provided with a component footprint wiring layout on a component carrier or a component. ... International Business Machines Corp

Predicting obstacles in a travel path

Techniques are provided for performing automated operations in order to predict obstacles to mobile device travel paths. Historical mobile device path data about multiple historical paths previously taken by a plurality of mobile devices during a first period of time is tracked. ... International Business Machines Corp

Attention diverter responsive to determination of viewer and content

Aspects provide for attention diversion selection and presentment in response to observer identity and content attributes executes steps on a computer processor. In response to determining that a portion of content that has objectionable content with respect to a first observer of a presentation of media content will be presented to the first observer and to a second observer over an upcoming future presentation period of time, a computer processor selects a competing sensory stimulus that is indicated as interesting to the first observer and sufficiently distracting during the future time period that it will interfere with comprehension by the first observer of an objectionable attribute of the objectionable content portion as a function of historical data applicable to the first observer. ... International Business Machines Corp

Video segment manager

A method includes identifying a plurality of user-interested multimedia files based at on one of a history of a plurality of user multimedia searches, a plurality of user multimedia views, or a history of multimedia sharing with other users. The method creates a catalog of the plurality of user-interested multimedia files, wherein the catalog includes one of more groups of the plurality of multimedia files based on one of a multimedia file length, the history of the plurality of user multimedia searches, the plurality of user multimedia views, or a history of multimedia shares with other users. ... International Business Machines Corp

Conference management

In some examples, a system for conference management can include a processor to initiate a conference comprising a plurality of cameras and at least one user and process a series of images with at least one service to generate service output, the series of images comprising an aggregation of images from the plurality of cameras. The processor can also detect metadata associated with each of the series of images by the at least one service and aggregate the metadata and the service output based on a timestamp for each image to detect an event. ... International Business Machines Corp

Cache memory balancing based on moving object prediction

A computer-implemented method for cache memory management in a distributed computing environment includes tracking, via a cache balancing engine, a plurality of vehicles operating in a first region. The method further includes executing, via the cache balancing engine, an analysis for a subset of the plurality of vehicles in the first region to determine a weighted mean velocity for each vehicle in the subset of the plurality of vehicles in the first region. ... International Business Machines Corp

Providing access to a resource for a computer from within a restricted network

Disclosed are systems, methods, and machine readable storage media that cause a storage computer and a client computer to perform a method of providing access to one or more resources on the storage computer for the client computer. The storage computer is operable for initiation of a network connection between the client computer and the storage computer. ... International Business Machines Corp

Distributed file transfer with high performance

A method for distributed file transfers with high performance and reliability includes creating, on a first trivial file transfer protocol (tftp) server, a global cache, where the global cache is used to store up to a first portion of a data file. The method further includes storing, on the first tftp server, in the global cache, one or more continuous data blocks that have exceeded a defined first request rate threshold, where the one or more continuous data blocks make up a subset of the data blocks of the first portion of the data file. ... International Business Machines Corp

Distributed file transfer with high performance

A method for distributed file transfers with high performance and reliability includes creating, on a first trivial file transfer protocol (tftp) server, a global cache, where the global cache is used to store up to a first portion of a data file. The method further includes storing, on the first tftp server, in the global cache, one or more continuous data blocks that have exceeded a defined first request rate threshold, where the one or more continuous data blocks make up a subset of the data blocks of the first portion of the data file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227356

Distributed file transfer with high performance

A method for distributed file transfers with high performance and reliability includes creating, on a first trivial file transfer protocol (tftp) server, a global cache, where the global cache is used to store up to a first portion of a data file. The method further includes storing, on the first tftp server, in the global cache, one or more continuous data blocks that have exceeded a defined first request rate threshold, where the one or more continuous data blocks make up a subset of the data blocks of the first portion of the data file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227355

Distributed file transfer with high performance

A method for distributed file transfers with high performance and reliability includes creating, on a first trivial file transfer protocol (tftp) server, a global cache, where the global cache is used to store up to a first portion of a data file. The method further includes storing, on the first tftp server, in the global cache, one or more continuous data blocks that have exceeded a defined first request rate threshold, where the one or more continuous data blocks make up a subset of the data blocks of the first portion of the data file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227343

Contemporaneous feedback during web-conferences

A method, computer program product, and system includes a processor(s) initiating a web conferencing session between a host and a client, by the client receiving a presentation and transmitting the presentation to a semantic engine, wherein the semantic engine performs an automatic machine learning session to generate a presentation concepts list comprising concepts relevant to the presentation, and progressively displaying the presentation in a thin client application on the client. The processor(s) monitors on the client, during the web conferencing session, activities executed on the client and extracts web concepts related to the activities executed on the client. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227328

Method for identifying potentially fraudulent usage of a user identifier

The present disclosure relates to a computer implemented method for identifying potentially fraudulent usage of a user identifier of an information or communication service. The method comprises: receiving from a user device at least one address book entry related to a person. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227321

Reputation score for newly observed domain

A method and system for calculating and ascribing reputation scores to domain name system (dns) domain names, the method including capturing domain names appearing in a network during a predefined time frame and extracting features of each of the captured domain names, and calculating a reputation score for each of the captured domain names by assessing an expected life duration of each of the captured domain names based on the domain name features.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227310

Multi-level security enforcement utilizing data typing

A computer-implemented method, a computer system, and a computer program product are provided for enforcing multi-level security (mls) on a message transmitted over a network that may be insecure. The method includes the processor obtaining a request from a source to send a message to a target, where the request includes the message and a context indicating a requested security level for the message. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227280

Management of encryption within processing elements

A streaming environment includes at least a first processing element of a first compute node and a second processing element of a second compute node. A tuple encryption operation is determined of the first processing element and the second processing element. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227278

Communication of messages over networks

A method is provided for communicating messages between sender and receiver computers, connectable via a network to a system of servers, based on authentication of receiver passwords, associated with respective receiver ids, by the system. A method is also provided for receiving a message from a sender based on authentication of a receiver password, associated with a receiver id, by a system of servers, in a network, wherein each server stores for the id a ciphertext produced by encrypting the receiver password under a public key via a homomorphic threshold encryption scheme having a threshold, and a key-share of a secret key corresponding to that public key, and stores an encrypted message from the sender encrypted under the public key. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227264

System, method and computer program product for a distributed virtual address space

A virtual memory management method, system, and computer program product at a first machine, receiving a request to access memory associated with a virtual address, at the first machine, initiating a translation of the virtual address to a logical address, during the translation of the virtual address to the logical address, determining that a machine identifier corresponds to a second machine, communicating the request to access the memory to the second machine, and at the second machine, fulfilling the memory access request.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227260

Communication inversion for online communities

Systems and methods for communication inversion for online communities are disclosed. In embodiments, a computer-implemented method comprises: detecting, by a computing device, that an online community has a low vitality; determining, by the computing device and based on the detecting that the online community has a low vitality, a related community is associated with the online community; detecting, by the computing device, a participant communication within the related community; and redirecting, by the computing device, the participant communication to the online community.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227257

Digest filtering system and method

A method, computer program product, and computer system for sending, from a first computing device, an email digest in an email message to a second computing device at a first point in time, wherein the email digest includes one or more content items for display at the second computing device when the email digest in the email message is accessed. An action is determined to be performed on a content item of the one or more content items at a second point in time that is after the first point in time. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227252

Workload management

A messaging system comprises a plurality of connected components and including a schema defining fields for messages, at least one field defined as non-essential. A mechanism for operating the messaging system comprises the steps of collecting one or more performance metrics for one or more components of the messaging system, determining that at least one performance metric has crossed a predetermined threshold, informing one or more components of the messaging system that a surge in workload has occurred, and the informed components removing non-essential fields from transmitted messages and/or not processing non-essential fields from received messages.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227240

Data and task reallocation in distributed computing platforms

Technical solutions are described for optimizing operation of a server cluster. An example method includes receiving a job request that executes using a set of data blocks, the job request being associated with an expected completion time. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227228

Packet broadcasting mechanism for mesh interconnected multi-computers

A method is provided for packet broadcasting in a mesh-interconnected multi-computer network having a plurality of routers and a plurality of arbiters. The method includes interconnecting each of the plurality of routers to each of the plurality of arbiters. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227227

Packet broadcasting mechanism for mesh interconnected multi-computers

A method is provided for packet broadcasting in a mesh-interconnected multi-computer network having a plurality of routers and a plurality of arbiters. The method includes interconnecting each of the plurality of routers to each of the plurality of arbiters. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227201

System, method and computer program product for test-driven node selection for a distributed system

A resource management method, system, and computer program product in a distributed computing environment that, for each distributable component, determines a characteristic maximum memory requirement by profiling resource utilization targeting the component's range of expected use cases. A component is instantiated on a node whose available non-swap virtual memory is nearest to, but greater than or equal to, the component's characteristic maximum memory requirement as determined via the profiling.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227183

Refining of applicability rules of management activities according to missing fulfilments thereof

A mechanism is provided for managing a plurality of computing machines. An indication of a management activity having an applicability rule is deployed to a plurality of computing machines to cause each of the plurality of computing machines having corresponding values of one or more characteristics fulfilling the applicability rule to apply the management activity. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227174

System and method for extending cloud services into the customer premise

A cloud extension agent can be provided on a customer premise for interfacing, via an outbound secure connection, cloud based services. The cloud extension agent can reach the cloud based services through existing firewall infrastructure, thereby providing simple, secure deployment. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227119

Managing a database management system using a blockchain database

Disclosed aspects relate to managing a database management system (dbms). A central database to include a set of central data may be structured with respect to the dbms. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180227118

Managing a database management system using a blockchain database

Disclosed aspects relate to managing a database management system (dbms). A central database to include a set of central data may be structured with respect to the dbms. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226921

Vco tuning range extension using parasitic diode capacitance control

Embodiments of methods and apparatuses may provide the capability to extend the tuning range of a vco in a way that does not degrade vco circuit performance. For example, the parasitic capacitance of semiconductor devices in the vco circuit may be utilized to extend the tuning range of a vco without significant degradation of vco circuit performance. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226822

Wireless charging surface

A surface with various layers that provide wireless charging may include at least one of a top surface layer, a second layer, comprising a plurality of lights and a power grid, disposed under the top surface layer, a charging pad disposed on a portion of the power grid, and a third layer, comprising a power supply which provides power to the plurality of lights and the power grid, disposed under the second layer.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226769

Resonant cavity strained group iii-v photodetector and led on silicon substrate and method to fabricate same

A structure includes an optoelectronic device having a group iv substrate (e.g., si); a buffer layer (e.g. Sige) disposed on the substrate and a first distributed bragg reflector (dbr) disposed on the buffer layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226761

Power distribution unit

A power distribution unit (pdu) having a connector to connect to an input power supply and a plurality of power outlet sockets for receiving plugs having a number of pins. Each power outlet socket has a mechanical locking mechanism movable between a locked position and an unlocked position when a plug is inserted into the power outlet socket to lock and unlock a plug pin in the power outlet socket. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226696

Advance indication of short-circuit conditions in a wetcell battery

A wet-cell in a battery is configured with a set of i-electrodes. A collection surface inside the wet-cell is identified where electrically conductive debris accumulates to an expected height. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226691

Short-circuit protection in wet-cell battery

A wet cell battery, where a first cell in a wet-cell battery includes a set of anode electrodes and a set of cathode electrodes, and where electrically conductive debris accumulates on a surface inside the first cell to an expected height. An anode electrode in the set of anode electrodes has an anode end closest to the surface, and a cathode electrode in the set of cathode electrodes has a cathode end closest to the surface. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226576

Perpendicular magnetic anisotropy free layers with iron insertion and oxide interfaces for spin transfer torque magnetic random access memory

A method of making a spin-torque transfer magnetic random access memory device (stt mram) device includes forming a tunnel barrier layer on a reference layer; forming a free layer on the tunnel barrier layer, the free layer comprising a cobalt iron boron (cofeb) alloy layer and an iron (fe) layer; and performing a sputtering process to form a metal oxide layer on the fe layer.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226540

Resonant cavity strained iii-v photodetector and led on silicon substrate

An optoelectronic device that includes a germanium containing buffer layer atop a silicon containing substrate, and a first distributed bragg reflector stack of iii-v semiconductor material layers on the buffer layer. The optoelectronic device further includes an active layer of iii-v semiconductor material present on the first distributed bragg reflector stack, wherein a difference in lattice dimension between the active layer and the first distributed brag reflector stack induces a strain in the active layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226539

Resonant cavity strained iii-v photodetector and led on silicon substrate

An optoelectronic device that includes a germanium containing buffer layer atop a silicon containing substrate, and a first distributed bragg reflector stack of iii-v semiconductor material layers on the buffer layer. The optoelectronic device further includes an active layer of iii-v semiconductor material present on the first distributed bragg reflector stack, wherein a difference in lattice dimension between the active layer and the first distributed brag reflector stack induces a strain in the active layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226524

High work function moo2 back contacts for improved solar cell performance

Improved high work function back contacts for solar cells are provided. In one aspect, a method of forming a solar cell includes: forming a completed solar cell having a substrate coated with an electrically conductive material, an absorber disposed on the electrically conductive material, a buffer layer disposed on the absorber, a transparent front contact disposed on the buffer layer, and a metal grid disposed on the transparent front contact; removing the substrate and the electrically conductive material using exfoliation, exposing a backside surface of the solar cell; depositing a high work function material onto the back side surface of the solar cell; and depositing a back contact onto the high work function material. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226516

Device layer thin-film transfer to thermally conductive substrate

A semiconductor structure includes a thin-film device layer, an optoelectronic device disposed in the thin-film device layer, and a surrogate substrate permanently attached to the thin film device layer. The surrogate substrate is optically transparent and has a thermal conductivity of at least 300 w/m-k. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226499

Semiconductor device with low band-to-band tunneling

The invention includes a semiconductor device comprising an interlevel dielectric layer over a buried insulator layer over a semiconductor substrate; a source and drain in the interlevel layer; a channel between the source and drain, the channel including a first region having a first bandgap adjacent to a second region having a second bandgap, wherein the first band gap is larger than the second bandgap; and a gate over the channel.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226497

Method and structure for forming dielectric isolated finfet with improved source/drain epitaxy

Described herein is a finfet device in which epitaxial layers of semiconductor material are formed in the source/drain regions on dielectrically isolated fin portions. The fin portions are located within a dielectric layer that is deposited on a semiconductor substrate. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226494

Vertical transistor fabrication and devices

A method of fabricating a vertical field effect transistor including forming a first recess in a substrate; epitaxially growing a first drain from the first bottom surface of the first recess; epitaxially growing a second drain from the second bottom surface of a second recess formed in the substrate; growing a channel material epitaxially on the first drain and the second drain; forming troughs in the channel material to form one or more fin channels on the first drain and one or more fin channels on the second drain, wherein the troughs over the first drain extend to the surface of the first drain, and the troughs over the second drain extend to the surface of the second drain; forming a gate structure on each of the one or more fin channels; and growing sources on each of the fin channels associated with the first and second drains.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226493

Replacement metal gate scheme with self-alignment gate for vertical field effect transistors

A method is presented for forming a semiconductor structure. The method includes forming a fin structure over a substrate, forming a dummy gate over the fin structure, and etching the dummy gate by a first amount to expose a top portion of the fin structure. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226491

Approach to bottom dielectric isolation for vertical transport fin field effect transistors

A vertical transport fin field effect transistor (vt finfet), including one or more vertical fins on a surface of a substrate, an l-shaped or u-shaped spacer trough on the substrate adjacent to at least one of the one or more vertical fins, and a gate dielectric layer on the sidewalls of the at least one of the one or more vertical fins and the l-shaped or u-shaped spacer trough.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226489

Approach to bottom dielectric isolation for vertical transport fin field effect transistors

A vertical transport fin field effect transistor (vt finfet), including one or more vertical fins on a surface of a substrate, an l-shaped or u-shaped spacer trough on the substrate adjacent to at least one of the one or more vertical fins, and a gate dielectric layer on the sidewalls of the at least one of the one or more vertical fins and the l-shaped or u-shaped spacer trough.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226484

Uniform threshold voltage for nanosheet devices

A method is presented for forming a nanosheet structure having a uniform threshold voltage (vt). The method includes forming a conductive barrier surrounding a nanosheet, forming a first work function conducting layer over the conductive barrier layer, and forming a conducting layer adjacent the first work function conducting layer, the conducting layer defining a first region and a second region. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226477

Tunable breakdown voltage rf fet devices

A tunable breakdown voltage rf mesfet and/or mosfet and methods of manufacture are disclosed. The method includes forming a first line and a second line on an underlying gate dielectric material. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226417

Structure featuring ferroelectric capacitance in interconnect level for steep sub-threshold complementary metal oxide semiconductor transistors

After forming a first functional gate stack located on a first body region of a first semiconductor material portion located in a first region of a substrate and a second functional gate stack located on a second body region of a second semiconductor material portion located in a second region of the substrate, a ferroelectric gate interconnect structure is formed connecting the first functional gate stack and the second functional gate stack. The ferroelectric gate interconnect structure includes a u-shaped bottom electrode structure, a u-shaped ferroelectric material liner and a top electrode structure.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226416

Structure featuring ferroelectric capacitance in interconnect level for steep sub-threshold complementary metal oxide semiconductor transistors

After forming a first functional gate stack located on a first body region of a first semiconductor material portion located in a first region of a substrate and a second functional gate stack located on a second body region of a second semiconductor material portion located in a second region of the substrate, a ferroelectric gate interconnect structure is formed connecting the first functional gate stack and the second functional gate stack. The ferroelectric gate interconnect structure includes a u-shaped bottom electrode structure, a u-shaped ferroelectric material liner and a top electrode structure.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226415

Structure featuring ferroelectric capacitance in interconnect level for steep sub-threshold complementary metal oxide semiconductor transistors

After forming a first functional gate stack located on a first body region of a first semiconductor material portion located in a first region of a substrate and a second functional gate stack located on a second body region of a second semiconductor material portion located in a second region of the substrate, a ferroelectric gate interconnect structure is formed connecting the first functional gate stack and the second functional gate stack. The ferroelectric gate interconnect structure includes a u-shaped bottom electrode structure, a u-shaped ferroelectric material liner and a top electrode structure.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226374

Semiconductor device including built-in crack-arresting film structure

A wafer-to-wafer semiconductor device includes a first wafer substrate having a first bonding layer formed on a first bulk substrate layer. A second wafer substrate includes a second bonding layer formed on a second bulk substrate layer. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226352

Method to reduce variability in contact resistance

Various methods and semiconductor structures for fabricating at least one fet device having textured gate-source-drain contacts of the fet device that reduce or eliminate variability in parasitic resistance between the contacts of the fet device. An example fabrication method includes epitaxially growing a source-drain contact region on an underlying semiconductor substrate of one of a pfet device or an nfet device. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226343

Fabrication of vertical fuses from vertical fins

A vertical fuse element, including, a conductive silicide base on a surface of a substrate, and a conductive silicide pillar extending in a direction perpendicular to the surface of the substrate, where the conductive silicide pillar is on the conductive silicide base, and wherein the conductive silicide pillar includes an upper portion having a width, w5, a base having a width, w6, and a neck region having a width, w7, where w7<w5, and w7≤w6.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226339

Three plate mim capacitor via integrity verification

A three plate mim capacitor structure includes a three plate mim capacitor, a first wire in a metal layer above/below the three plate mim, a second wire below/above the three plate mim, a third wire below/above the three plate mim, a first via connected to the first test wire, a second via connected to a middle plate of the three plate mim, and a third via connected to the top and bottom plates of the three plate mim. The test structure may verify the integrity the mim capacitor by applying a potential to the first test wire, applying ground potential to both the second test wire and the third test wire, and detecting leakage current across the first wire and the second and third wires or detecting leakage current across the second wire and the third wire.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226338

Three plate mim capacitor via integrity verification

A three plate mim capacitor test structure includes a three plate mim capacitor, a first test wire in a metal layer above/below the three plate mim, a second test wire below/above the three plate mim, a third test wire below/above the three plate mim, a first via connected to the first test wire, a second via connected to a middle plate of the three plate mim, and a third via connected to the top and bottom plates of the three plate mim. The test structure may verify the integrity the mim capacitor by applying a potential to the first test wire, applying ground potential to both the second test wire and the third test wire, and detecting leakage current across the first test wire and the second and third test wires or detecting leakage current across the second test wire and the third test wire.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226308

Time temperature monitoring system

A time temperature monitoring system and method for use with a microchip or similar structure. A disclosed system includes: a substrate having an active region; a dopant source located proximate the active region; an activation system for activating a diffusion of the dopant source into the active region; and a set of spatially distributed electrodes embedded in the active region of the substrate, wherein the electrodes are configured to detect the diffusion in the active region at varying distances from the dopant source to provide time temperature information.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226299

Shallow trench isolation structures and contact patterning

A dual layer shallow isolation trench region for semiconductor structures including field effect transistors (fets) and methods for making the same. The first layer of the shallow trench isolation region includes a dielectric material disposed between adjacent fets. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226298

Shallow trench isolation structures and contact patterning

A dual layer shallow isolation trench region for semiconductor structures including field effect transistors (fets) and methods for making the same. The first layer of the shallow trench isolation region includes a dielectric material disposed between adjacent fets. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226296

Wimpy device by selective laser annealing

A method for co-integrating wimpy and nominal devices includes growing source/drain regions on semiconductor material adjacent to a gate structure to form device structures with a non-electrically active material. Selected device structures are masked with a block mask. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226262

Margin for fin cut using self-aligned triple patterning

A method for fabricating a semiconductor structure. The method includes forming a plurality of mandrel structures. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226257

Devices with multiple threshold voltages formed on a single wafer using strain in the high-k layer

A method for adjusting a threshold voltage includes depositing a strained liner on a gate structure to strain a gate dielectric. A threshold voltage of a transistor is adjusted by controlling an amount of strain in the liner to control an amount of work function (wf) modulating species that diffuse into the gate dielectric in a channel region. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226073

Context-based cognitive speech to text engine

A method, computer program product, and system includes a processor(s) to obtain, over a communications network, media comprising at least one audio file, the processor(s) determines that the audio file includes human speech and extract the human speech from the audio file. The processor(s) contextualizes general elements of the human speech, based on analyzing metadata of the file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226072

Real-time conflict mitigator

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, computer system, and a computer program product for mitigating conflicts. The present invention may include receiving communication by a recipient. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226070

Real-time conflict mitigator

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, computer system, and a computer program product for mitigating conflicts. The present invention may include receiving communication by a recipient, wherein the received communication has a communicator sentiment associated with a communicator and a recipient sentiment associated with a recipient. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226069

Intelligent action recommendation

Intelligent action recommendation in a conversation monitors content of a conversation among at least two participants in real time. An overall goal of the conversation that represents a motivation for at least one of the participants to engage in the conversation is identified. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180226067

Modifying a language conversation model

Provided herein is a system, method, and computer program product for modifying a language conversation model of the language learning system. Modifying the language conversation model includes receiving, using a conversational sub-system, voice inputs. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225969

Generating multi-modal commute and parking facility repaint options

Recommending a parking space to a target vehicle is provided. Current crowdsourced data corresponding to a plurality of vehicles geographically located at a plurality of parking facilities in geographic proximity to an intermediary parking destination of the target vehicle for travel mode change between a starting location and a final destination during a multi-modal commute is received. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225936

Method of activating a supplemental visual warning signal based on frequency emitted from a generator of a primary audible warning signal

A system and method for signaling users including a control device electrically connected to a transceiver. The transceiver has a specified frequency. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225935

Three-dimensional holographic visual and haptic object warning based on visual recognition analysis

Presenting a haptic hologram warning is provided. An indication that a first individual who needs supervision is approaching a situation is received. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225905

Cognitive planning to conserve resources

Techniques facilitating cognitive planning to conserve resources are provided. In one example, a computer-implemented method can comprise determining, by a system operatively coupled to a processor, a first parameter associated with withdrawal of one or more units from a first unit dispensing device. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225851

Personalized word cloud embedded emblem generation service

Systems, methods, and computer program products to perform an operation comprising receiving a request to generate a personalized emblem for a user, receiving data associated with the user from a plurality of data sources, extracting a plurality of data elements describing the user from the data associated with the user based on an extraction rule, selecting a first emblem template based on the plurality of extracted data elements and a template selection rule, modifying at least one attribute of the first emblem template based on a first extracted data element of the plurality of data elements, and generating the personalized emblem for the user by placing each of the plurality of extracted data elements in a respective location on the modified first emblem template based on a plurality of emblem layout rules.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225780

Precise anticipatory hotel room entry system

A method, system, and computer program product for managing hotel operations. The method comprises using a hotel computer system to track the locations of a guest in a hotel over time through a mobile device for the guest. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225707

Competitor advertisement failover

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for competitor advertisement failover. The method includes selecting a message delivery format and receiving a marketing message, combining the message with the delivery format and broadcasting the combination to a set of specified recipients. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225690

Targeted discounting of products based upon cost of operation

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for targeted discounting of products based upon cost of operation. In an embodiment of the invention, a method of providing a notification includes predicting i) a first cost of usage for a first product and ii) a second cost of usage for a second product. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225636

Calendaring dependencies

Embodiments include a technique for scheduling meeting based on calendaring dependencies. The technique includes receiving prerequisite information for scheduling a meeting, the prerequisite information including a meeting agenda, meeting objective, and location, and validating, by a computing system, the prerequisite information based on an aggregate condition of the prerequisite information. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225618

System and method for providing automatic task assignment and notification

A system and method of managing and prioritizing tasks amongst resources and, more particularly, to a system and method for providing automatic task assignment and notification amongst globally dispersed human resources. The system includes a change of management application configured to store a list of tasks and a task notifier configured to retrieve a list of geographically-dispersed resources and notify selected ones of the geographically-dispersed resources of a priority of completion of one or more tasks retrieved from the change of management application. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225613

Data-driven urban interventions based on crowdsourcing

An embodiment of the invention provides a method for data-driven urban interventions based on crowdsourcing. Images of buildings and a request for feedback to the images are sent to individuals with a communications device. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225601

Evaluating business components in an enterprise

A method evaluates business components in an enterprise. One or more processors receive an input of rating values for a business software application which describe how effective the business software application is in meeting pre-determined requirements of a set of business technology factors. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225590

Automatic ground truth seeder

Processors are configured to select an item from a corpus of different items each including a descriptive title and unique indicia, and enter the descriptive title of the selected item into a query field of a new entry for a ground truth file, wherein the ground truth file new entry includes the query field, an answer field, and a relevancy score field. The aspect processors further enter the unique item indicia of the selected item title into the answer field of the new entry, set a value of the relevancy score field of the new entry to a high relevancy value, and add the new ground truth file entry to the ground truth file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225586

Procedure for systematic tune up of crosstalk in a cross-resonance gate and system performing the procedure and using results of the same

In a system including a cross-resonance gate having a superconducting control qubit and having a superconducting target qubit coupled through a bus resonator, echo pulses are generated at a first frequency and directed to the control qubit, wherein the first frequency is on resonance with the control qubit. Cross-resonance pulses are generated at a second frequency on resonance with the target qubit and applied to the control qubit, wherein the generating and applying the cross-resonance pulses induce rotations on the target qubit through an interaction that is mediated by the bus resonator. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225579

Visual summary of answers from natural language question answering systems

A method for providing a visual summary of a plurality of answers associated with a question entered into a natural language question answer system by a user is provided. The method may include receiving the entered question. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225577

Point-and-shoot analytics via speculative entity resolution

An embodiment of the invention provides a method to determine relationships between entities where an interface receives a first data set representing observations of a first entity and observations of a second entity, and a second data set representing a relationship between the first entity and the second entity. An entity analytics engine applies a first candidate rule to the first data set to generate a first candidate relationship between the first entity and the second entity. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225567

Voltage controlled highly linear resistive elements

Methods of training a neural network include applying an input signal to an array of weights to generate weighted output signals based on resistances of respective weights in the array of weights. A difference between the weighted output signals and a predetermined expected output is determined. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225565

Voltage controlled highly linear resistive elements

Controllable resistance elements and methods of setting the same include a junction field effect transistor configured to provide a resistance on a signal line. A first pass transistor is configured to apply a charge increment or decrement to the junction field effect transistor responsive to a control pulse, such that the resistance on the signal line changes.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225546

Detecting usage of copyrighted video content using object recognition

Techniques detecting usage of copyrighted video content using object recognition are provided. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises determining, by a system operatively coupled to a processor, digest information for a video, wherein the digest information comprises objects appearing in the video and respective times at which the objects appear in the video. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225514

Identifying objects in an image

Identifying objects in an image. An image is received. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225513

Mobile device accident avoidance system

A system, method and program product for providing accident avoidance for a mobile device having a camera integrated therein. A system is disclosed that includes: a camera orientation device that is mountable on a mobile device and includes a mechanism to reorient a line of sight of the camera in response to detected position information of the mobile device; and an image feed manager adapted to run on the mobile device, wherein the image feed manager includes: an orientation system that detects position information of the mobile device and communicates the position information to the camera orientation device; an image analysis system that analyzes an image feed from the camera to identify hazards; an overlay system that displays the image feed onto a display area of the mobile device; and a warning system that issues an alert in response to an identified hazard.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225478

Device display security with user-specified filtering of display contents

Disclosed embodiments provide a temporary privacy mode for an electronic device. The user selects one or more regions of allowable content and/or unallowable content. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225477

Device display security with user-specified filtering of display contents

Disclosed embodiments provide a temporary privacy mode for an electronic device. The user selects one or more regions of allowable content and/or unallowable content. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225470

Source authentication of a software product

Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for authenticating the source code of a software end product. The method includes generating a compound key, which is composed of a set of unique keys generated from a source file. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225457

Enhancing security of a mobile device based on location or proximity to another device

A mobile device detects its location and other devices in proximity to the mobile device. When the device is in an untrusted location, or is in physical proximity to an untrusted device, the mobile device ensures existing security and authentication mechanisms are in place, and may additionally require enhanced security measures on the device. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225456

Enhancing security of a mobile device based on location or proximity to another device

A mobile device detects its location and other devices in proximity to the mobile device. When the device is in an untrusted location, or is in physical proximity to an untrusted device, the mobile device ensures existing security and authentication mechanisms are in place, and may additionally require enhanced security measures on the device. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225450

Counter-fraud operation management

Disclosed aspects relate to counter-fraud operation management. A counter-fraud operation may be executed using an initial set of parameter values for a set of parameters of the counter-fraud operation. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225449

Counter-fraud operation management

Disclosed aspects relate to counter-fraud operation management. A counter-fraud operation may be executed using an initial set of parameter values for a set of parameters of the counter-fraud operation. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225443

Automated password authentication

A system connected to an existing computer includes a unit for monitoring the screen and provides input, a storage unit that stores data that pairs screen buffer regions with authentication details, wherein the system learns new pairs via user training and presents stored authentication details when the screen buffer regions match a related stored region which is paired with a region of the screen, and a unit that determines which of stored passwords need to be presented to the system by a pattern matching of regions of screen pixels.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225430

Execution control of computer software instructions

Execution control of computer software instructions. A determination is made as to whether a record exists that indicates an outcome of a previous attempt to execute a computer software instruction in a first execution privilege mode. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225421

Personalized health tracker and method for destination selection based on tracked personalized health information

A method for providing destination guidance based on health risk information, includes receiving a destination request and searching, based on the request, to get a set of destination candidates. Susceptibility of the first user is identified based on retrieved health condition information of the first user. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225418

Automated environment adjustment device

In response to detecting speech data within an environment encompassing a person, computer processors configured by aspects of the present invention identify a presentment of advisory healthcare content to the person within the detected speech data. In response to identifying the presentment of the advisory healthcare content, the processors determine whether the person is oriented to time and place. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225417

Cognitive notification for mental support

Systems and methods are disclosed for detecting a change in a person's mental state using biometric data and correlated social media content, and notifying a caregiver based on the detected change. A method includes: monitoring, by a computer device, biometric data of a user; monitoring, by the computer device, social media content of the user; determining, by the computer device and based on the biometric data and the social media content, that the user has experienced a changed mental state; and notifying, by the computer device, a caregiver of the changed mental state.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225405

Semiconductor structures with deep trench capacitor and methods of manufacture

An integrated finfet and deep trench capacitor structure and methods of manufacture are disclosed. The method includes forming at least one deep trench capacitor in a silicon on insulator (soi) substrate. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225401

Single-ended-mode to mixed-mode transformer spice circuit model for high-speed system signal integrity simulations

A method of forming a mixed mode response from a single ended mode input includes modeling a first voltage controlled current source based on relative values of a vpositive input signal and a vnegative input signal and modeling a second voltage controlled current source based on relative values of the vpositive input signal and the vnegative input signal. A method of forming a single ended mode response from a mixed mode input modeling a first voltage controlled current source based on relative values of a vdiffin input signal and a vcommin input signal and modeling a second voltage controlled current source based on relative values of the vdiffin input signal and the vcommin input signal, the second voltage controlled being connected to ground through a second terminating impedance that is equal to the reference impedance (z0).. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225388

Automatic browser tab groupings

Embodiments of the present invention includes systems and methods for grouping into a visual container open browser tabs based on an analysis of uniform resource locators, content, or other information relating to the plurality of open browser tabs. The analysis may include calculating a similarity score. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225380

Visualization and augmentation of human knowledge construction during material consumption

Providing knowledge representation of material content being consumed by a user combines the user's current behavioral data and data from external sources such as internet web sites and social media network. Visual representations of entities and their relationships in the content being consumed by the user are created while the user is consuming content, and displayed via a graphical user interface.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225374

Automatic corpus selection and halting condition detection for semantic asset expansion

A mechanism is provided in a data processing system comprising at least one processor and at least one memory, the at least one memory comprising instructions executed by the at least one processor to cause the at least one processor to implement an automated lexicon expansion for an identified corpus. For a selected corpus in a set of corpora, the mechanism determines an estimated number of new terms in the selected corpus that are not in the lexicon based on a frequency count known terms in the selected corpus. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225373

Automatic corpus selection and halting condition detection for semantic asset expansion

A mechanism is provided in a data processing system comprising at least one processor and at least one memory, the at least one memory comprising instructions executed by the at least one processor to cause the at least one processor to implement an automated lexicon expansion for an identified corpus. For a selected corpus in a set of corpora, the mechanism determines an estimated number of new terms in the selected corpus that are not in the lexicon based on a frequency count known terms in the selected corpus. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225371

Method of searching for relevant node, and computer therefor and computer program

Embodiments of the present invention is a technique of searching for relevant nodes. This technique may include: in response to selection of a first node, displaying, as first relevant nodes, nodes having a first relevance of at least a predetermined value among nodes connected from the first node by two hops; and, in response to selection of at least one of the first relevant nodes, displaying the selected first relevant node as a second node involving the first node. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225365

Dialog mechanism responsive to query context

Aspects automatically invoke automated dialog chat bots in response to determining that query text content meets a threshold relevance. A computer processor analyzes different words within text content of a user query input to identify via natural language processing query topics defined by combinations of the words. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225357

Self-improving classification

An approach for self-improving classification. The approach receives sensor data of a machine, wherein the sensor data is collected during operation of the machine. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225355

Self-improving classification

An approach for self-improving classification. The approach receives sensor data of a machine, wherein the sensor data is collected during operation of the machine. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225351

Query dispatching system and method

A computer receives a database request to be executed on a source database or a target database. The source database is configured to efficiently process database queries of a first query type, the target database is configured to efficiently process database queries of a second query type, data changes in the source database are asynchronously replicated to the target database, and all changed data in the source database impacting a result of the database request are replicated to the target database before executing the database request. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225350

Query dispatching system and method

Dispatching a database request. A database request is received. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225338

Method for processing a database query

The invention relates to a computer-implemented method for processing a query in a database, the query comprising a search value. The database comprises a plurality of datasets the datasets comprising entries, wherein distance statistics are assigned to the datasets. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225336

Window management in a stream computing environment

Disclosed aspects relate to window management in a stream computing environment to process a stream of tuples using a window of the stream computing environment. A set of tuples which corresponds to the window of the stream computing environment may be detected. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225335

Window management in a stream computing environment

Disclosed aspects relate to window management in a stream computing environment to process a stream of tuples using a window of the stream computing environment. A set of tuples which corresponds to the window of the stream computing environment may be detected. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225334

Window management in a stream computing environment

Disclosed aspects relate to window management in a stream computing environment to process a stream of tuples using a window of the stream computing environment. A set of tuples which corresponds to the window of the stream computing environment may be detected. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225333

Data write/import performance in a database through distributed memory

Aspects of the present invention include a method, which includes updating, by a processor, one or more distributed memory datasets having data stored therein in response to a write data operation, the one or more distributed data memory datasets being located in a database. The method further includes splitting, by the processor, any one of the one or more distributed memory datasets into two distributed memory datasets when a size of the any one of the one or more distributed memory datasets exceeds a threshold value. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225331

Query modification in a database management system

Disclosed aspects relate to automated query modification in a database management system (dbms). A triggering event related to an execution of a query may be detected by an automated query modification engine. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225330

Query modification in a database management system

Disclosed aspects relate to automated query modification in a database management system (dbms). A triggering event related to an execution of a query may be detected by an automated query modification engine. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225329

Query plan optimization for large payload columns

A computer-implemented method includes receiving a query plan. The method includes identifying a plurality of qualified relevant rows and one or more encoding candidate payload columns. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225328

Query plan optimization for large payload columns

A computer-implemented method includes receiving a query plan. The method includes identifying a plurality of qualified relevant rows and one or more encoding candidate payload columns. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225325

Application resiliency management using a database driver

Disclosed aspects relate to using a database driver to manage application resiliency with respect to a shared pool of configurable computing resources. A transaction request having a set of command data may be received. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225314

Managing a single database management system

Disclosed aspects relate to managing a single database management system (dbms) which interfaces with both a first and second application program. A first data set corresponding to a first data format may be received by a dbms interface engine. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225306

Method and system to recommend images in a social application

Disclosed embodiments provide techniques for suggesting images that can be conveniently included in electronic communication such as social media posts, emails, text messages, and other forms of electronic communication, based on voice input and/or emotion analysis from facial expressions of a user. A speech-to-text process converts a user's spoken utterance to text. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225301

Identification of high deduplication data

A computer-implemented method includes dividing a data set into a plurality of regions and dividing the plurality of regions into a plurality of chunks of fixed size. The computer-implemented method further includes determining a sample size of the plurality of chunks to be sampled for each region, wherein the sample size is determined based, at least in part, on an acceptance of a likelihood of identifying at least one collision between two regions corresponding to logical entities of a first cluster of logical entities. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225300

Identification of high deduplication data

A computer-implemented method includes dividing a data set into a plurality of regions and dividing the plurality of regions into a plurality of chunks of fixed size. The computer-implemented method further includes determining a sample size of the plurality of chunks to be sampled for each region, wherein the sample size is determined based, at least in part, on an acceptance of a likelihood of identifying at least one collision between two regions corresponding to logical entities of a first cluster of logical entities. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225296

Metadata based targeted notifications

A method includes, determining a portion of metadata of a media file associated with a first user matches a portion of metadata search parameters, wherein the metadata search parameters are associated with sending targeted notifications. Identifying, a targeted notification to send the first user based at least on the portion of the metadata of the media file matching the portion of the metadata search parameters. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225295

Format management for a content repository

A computing system performs file conversion upon format expiration. A computing system evaluates a risk of expiration of a first format associated with a first format object. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225294

Format management for a content repository

A computing system performs file conversion upon format expiration. A computing system evaluates a risk of expiration of a first format associated with a first format object. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225286

Changing a language for a user session replay

An approach is provided for changing a language for a replay of a session of a user. Data from requests and responses of the session is captured. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225285

Intelligent pseudo translation

Adaptive pseudo translation provides dynamic adjustment of a generated pseudo translation based on one or more rules and one or more dynamically detected parameters. A pseudo translation of data is requested and an adaptive pseudo translation is initiated. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225279

Contextual fit determination for proposed messages

Determining whether a proposed message contextually fits a messaging session. A method obtains a proposed message to be sent in a messaging session between users of a messaging service. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225278

Disambiguation of the meaning of terms based on context pattern detection

A method, system and computer program product for disambiguating meaning of terms. A natural language processing system obtains a first corpora of words used in a first sense and a second corpora of the same words that are used in a second sense. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225277

Document segmentation, interpretation, and re-organization

A method comprising receiving an item via a computer input device, comparing the item to a plurality of lexicons using a processor, and determining, using the processor and based upon the comparison, that the item is part of a fragment matching at least one of the plurality of lexicons. The method also comprises storing, using the processor, the fragment in a section of a document determined based on the at least one of the plurality of lexicons, and receiving at least one other item via the computer input device after the fragment is stored in the section.. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225276

Document segmentation, interpretation, and re-organization

A system, comprising an input device configured to receive a first item and a second item, and a processor communicably coupled to the input device and configured to determine that the first item is a fragment matching a lexicon, and place the fragment in a section of a document, the section selected based on the matching lexicon, wherein the processor is configured to perform the determination and the placement after it receives the first item but before it receives the second item.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225271

Automated summarization based on physiological data

A computer-implemented method for generating an automated summary of a document based on physiological data annotation includes receiving a textual transcript, by a computer. Physiological data is received from one or more devices. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225270

Processing user action in data integration tools

User-inferred data integration actions within tabular data. A user action with respect to a first portion of tabular data is detected. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225269

Client-side aggregation of web content

A method, system, and/or computer program product provides client-side aggregation of web content. A client system receives a first and second set of content to be displayed on a web page and an associated style sheet describing a visual layout to be used when displaying the web page. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225259

Document segmentation, interpretation, and re-organization

A method comprising receiving a document having multiple sections of different types using a processor. The method also comprises obtaining a plurality of lexicons using the processor, each of the lexicons for interpreting fragments in one or more of the section types. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225258

Document segmentation, interpretation, and re-organization

A computer program product comprising a computer-readable storage medium having program instructions embodied therewith, the program instructions executable by a processor to cause the processor to receive a document having multiple section headers, segment the document into at least first and second sections based on the section headers, segment items in the first section into fragments and identify a section type for each of the fragments, determine that the identified section type for at least one of the fragments better matches a type of the second section than it matches a type of the first section, and re-locate the at least one of the fragments to the second section.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225250

Managing flexible adapter configurations in a computer system

Managing flexible adapter configurations in a computer system including assigning an initial amount of resources to a set of empty expansion bus slots of the computer system; detecting an adapter has been attached to one of the set of empty expansion bus slots; receiving, by a hypervisor, a request for additional resources for use by the detected adapter, wherein the additional resources are in addition to the initial amount of resources assigned to the expansion bus slot occupied by the detected adapter; determining, by the hypervisor, an availability of the additional resources for the detected adapter; in response to determining that the additional resources are available for the detected adapter, assigning, by the hypervisor at runtime, the requested additional resources to the detected adapter.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225248

Adapter selection based on a queue time factor

A method, system, and computer program product are described for a machine selecting a selected adapter among two or more adapters that perform a same function. The method includes generating a request, at the machine, for the function, and calculating a time indicator associated with each of the two or more adapters based on a respective adapter queue time factor (qtf) associated with each of the two or more adapters, the adapter qtf associated with each of the two or more adapters being a computed value. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225243

Adapter selection based on a queue time factor

A method, system, and computer program product are described for a machine selecting a selected adapter among two or more adapters that perform a same function. The method includes generating a request, at the machine, for the function, and calculating a time indicator associated with each of the two or more adapters based on a respective adapter queue time factor (qtf) associated with each of the two or more adapters, the adapter qtf associated with each of the two or more adapters being a computed value. ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225241

Managing starvation in a distributed arbitration scheme

Managing starvation in a distributed arbitration scheme including sending, by a starved local arbiter, a starvation message toward a head arbiter, wherein the starvation message comprises an identifier of the starved local arbiter and a request for resources to transfer data to a destination, wherein the requested resources comprise a destination token and a bus slot; receiving, by a neighboring local arbiter, the starvation message, wherein the neighboring local arbiter is between the starved local arbiter and the head arbiter; if the neighboring local arbiter currently has the resources requested in the starvation message: marking, by the neighboring local arbiter, the requested resources with the identifier of the starved local arbiter.. . ... International Business Machines Corp

08/09/18 / #20180225227

Sanitizing memory of cloud systems

A computer-implemented method sanitizes memory in a cloud environment. One or more processors in a computer receive a hypercall resulting from a call from an application running in a computer. ... International Business Machines Corp








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