Patent Number: 8,793,807

Title: Controlling access to and manipulation of a data object by different data object users

Abstract: A method, system, and computer program product for controlling access to and manipulation of a data object by different data object users. An example method includes determining a current user role of a current user requesting interaction with the data object. The method also includes determining a current lifecycle state of the data object. The method further includes restricting, by a computer processor, interaction with the data object by the current user based on at least the current user role of the current user and the current lifecycle state of the data object.

Inventors: Claussen; Shane C. (Austin, TX), Klicnik; Vladimir (Oshawa, CA), Kloppmann; Matthias (Sindelfingen, DE), Koenig; Dieter (Herrenberg, DE), Moser; Simon D. (Stuttgart, DE), Nandi; Prabir (Duluth, GA)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: H04L 9/32 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018