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Resource evaluation for a batch job and an interactive session
concurrently executed in a grid computing...
A method of allocating resources in a grid computing environment is provided. The method includes allocating resources for concurrently executing a batch job and...
Graphical user interface for capacity-driven production planning tool
Production planning systems and methods are described that enable production planners to see how capacity decisions affect total production costs and to...
System and method for transferring features to a substrate
A method comprising generating a clear layer on a first surface using a transparent liquid toner, generating a color layer using a pigmented liquid toner over...
System and method for compressing compressed data
A method for compressing compressed data. Compressed files are accessed. At least a portion of the compressed files are partially decompressed into partially...
Computer server receiving a plurality of different power supply modules
A computer server is configured to electrically and mechanically couple with a plurality of different power modules. These power modules are interchangeable, and...
One embodiment of a dielectric material may include a metal containing cation and a polyatomic anion.
Image scanner feature detection
Systems are disclosed for detecting an unwanted artifact in an image scanner. An exemplary system includes a treated component of the image scanner, the treated...
Image forming devices and methods of assisting with maintenance of image
forming device consumables
Image forming devices and methods of assisting with maintenance of image forming device consumables are described. According to one aspect, an image forming...
An exemplary embodiment includes a semiconductor device. The semiconductor device can include a channel including one or more compounds of the formula...
Electronic device with backlit display
An electronic device comprises a housing having a half-mirror region molded into the housing, and a light source disposed within the electronic device and...
Various ink containers are provided. One exemplary ink container includes a housing that is configured to hold ink therein and has an ink fill port and a gas...
Ink cartridge with multiple chambers aligned along an axial length
An ink cartridge has a first portion having a plurality of chambers formed therein; a second portion attached to the first portion and having at least one...
Printhead die warming
A method for printing with a plurality of dies. A plurality of dies is provided, with each die having a plurality of drop generators that are configured to eject...
Thin computer monitor support apparatus
An apparatus is disclosed for supporting a computer monitor of the type which has a thickness substantially less than the height and width thereof, said...
Web apparatus for cleaning arcuate printhead arrangement
Various embodiments of a web are disclosed.
A fast access storage device, e.g., a disc, stores initial portions of many movies. A tape library stores many tapes, for the remainder of each movie. A...
Disaster recovery within secure environments
Systems and processes include a disaster recovery system for a production site. The disaster recovery site may include replications of at least a portion of...
System and method for dynamic page classification for memory dumping
A technique for creating memory page classification that improves memory dumping efficiency. In one example embodiment, this is accomplished by creating DPCs...
Energy efficient variable-function or multi-function apparatus and methods
A variable function assembly having a power source, a computer coupled to the power source and including a power switch for allowing operative power to be...
System and method to facilitate ordering point migration to memory
A system may comprise a first node that includes an ordering point for data, the first node being operative to employ a write-back transaction associated with...
Systems and methods for migrating a server from one physical platform to a
different physical platform
In one embodiment, a system and a method for migrating a server from one physical platform to a different physical platform pertain to converting a first server...
Migration of control in a distributed segmented file system
A method of managing segments in a distributed-file system implemented by a plurality of file servers includes determining a segment of the distributed-file...
Methods and systems for executing bit-commitment protocols that are based
on entangled quantum states and a...
Various method and system embodiments of the present invention are directed to executing bit-commitment protocols. In one embodiment of the present invention, a...
System and method for interference mitigation for wireless communication
Disclosed are systems and methods which provide interference mitigation by making alternative resources available within areas served by wireless communication...
Method for analyzing a system in a network
A method for analyzing a system having a known function in a network includes issuing instructions from the outside the system to modify the configuration of the...
Actuator calibration using a focus error signal
A lens actuator is calibrated by inputting a signal to the actuator to cause the actuator to move a lens from a first location to a second location, sensing a...
Electronic device with modular bezel, and method of configurating
electronic device with modular bezel
A modular bezel for an electronic device can include a front panel and a connection device. The connection device can be configured to connect the modular bezel...
Leakage current protection circuit
Systems and methods are provided for substantially mitigating leakage current. One embodiment includes an integrated circuit (IC). The IC comprises a monitoring...
A method and apparatus relating to a projection screen having a reflective face including gills are disclosed.
Contact lithography apparatus and method
A contact lithography apparatus and a method use one or both of spacers and a mesa to facilitate pattern transfer. The apparatus and the method include one or...
Digital still camera with remaining picture count indication
In one embodiment, a digital still camera includes: an image sensor for receiving light and generating output signals representative of an image of an object or...
Digital still camera with still and motion image capabilities
A camera has an image sensor mounted in a housing for receiving light and generating output signals representative of an image. A circuit processes the output...
Hybrid data planes
One embodiment provides a method that includes displaying Boolean combinations of two or more bit planes.
An apparatus and method relating to a first inorganic dielectric layer having a first concentration of defects and a second inorganic dielectric layer in contact...
Preparation of nanoparticles
Nanoparticles of a deposited bioactive agent can be obtained by selecting a solvent composition, selecting a deposition substrate, preparing a solution of the...
Contact lithography apparatus, system and method
A contact lithography apparatus, system and method use a deformation to facilitate pattern transfer. The apparatus, system and method include a spacer that...
Method for reducing media skew in a media advance mechanism
The method comprises the steps of feeding media from a media roll, arranged about an axis, through an input driving device and an output driving device of the...
Method for forming a fluid ejection device
A method of forming a fluid ejection device includes forming a pair of first glass layers and forming a second glass layer. Each first glass layer includes a...
Paper rotation method and apparatus
Apparatus for rotating a sheet moving in a first direction, the rotator comprising:at least one first roller that rotates against a sheet first side, the at...
Integrated crawling and auditing of web applications and web content
A vulnerability assessment tool that is operative to analyze web sites by simultaneously operating a crawling process and an audit process. Once the crawling...
System and method for allocating computing resources for a grid virtual
In one embodiment, a method for allocating computing resources comprises executing a plurality of applications and a grid virtual system within a shared resource...
System for controlling context switch of deferred requests using counter
and flag setting of thread accessing...
In an embodiment of the invention, a method for a memory-mapped lazy preemption control, the method includes: incrementing a counter value if an operating system...
Method and apparatus for determining which program patches to recommend
A method and system for selecting patches to recommend for installation on a given computer system. The method, for example, comprises selecting one or more...
Systems and methods for handling multiple static query modules for
Systems and methods to indicate whether to store a database query language module in a local directory or a global directory are disclosed. An application...
Identifying sources of memory retention
One embodiment relates to a method for identifying sources of memory retention in an executing application. A size of a set of objects is tracked over multiple...
A method of configuring a supercomputer having a plurality of computing elements, each having an irreducible core computing capability to store and retrieve...
Mask usable for snoop requests
A system comprises a plurality of cache agents, a computing entity coupled to the cache agents, and a programmable mask accessible to the computing entity. The...
Dynamic adaptive server provisioning for blade architectures
A system and method for automatically allocating computing resources of a rack-and-blade computer assembly. The method includes receiving server performance...
Dynamically modified, multiple-platform computer programs, and methods and
apparatus utilizing same
A method for operating a computer having an operating system platform and a virtual machine configured to interpret an instruction language, the computer also...
Methods and apparatus for structure layout optimization for multi-threaded
A computer-implemented method for performing structure layout optimization of a data structure in a multi-threaded environment is provided. The method includes...