Patent Number: 8,577,888

Title: Tagging email and providing tag clouds field of the invention

Abstract: A system and method is provided for tracking and/or organizing email and, in particular, a system and method for tagging email in Web 2.0 applications and using the tags in tag clouds is provided. The system includes a computing system that has first program instructions to generate tag clouds having tags linked to associated emails in a collaborative application. A computer readable media stores the first program instructions and a central processing unit executes the first program instructions.

Inventors: Portilla; Jesus Ivan (Erie, CO)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 7/00 (20060101); G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017