Patent Number: 8,878,877

Title: Rescaling for interoperability in virtual environments

Abstract: Exemplary embodiments include a method for transferring objects from a first virtual environment residing on a first computer system to a second virtual environment residing on a second computer system, the method including determining whether dimensions of the second virtual environment are compatible with dimensions of the first virtual environment, in response to a determination that the dimensions of the second virtual environment are not compatible with the dimensions of the first virtual environment, performing an interoperability rescaling between the first virtual environment and the second virtual environment and transferring the object from the first virtual environment to the second virtual environment.

Inventors: Bhosale; Deepti K. (Pune, IN), Finn; Peter G. (Brampton, CA), Gandhi; Salil P. (Pune, IN), Mahajan; Nilesh K. (Stonybrook, NY)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G09G 5/00 (20060101); G06T 15/00 (20110101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00