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Method and system for monitoring network health
A method and system for monitoring a characteristic relating to real-time network health are described. The method includes detecting a functionality attribute...
Determining power consumption in IT networks
A method is provided of determining total electric power consumption of a managed IT network including network devices having a management-addressable address....
User-configurable power architecture with hot-pluggable power modules
A power management system for use in a power-consuming system is disclosed. The system comprises one or more power module bays each adapted to have a power...
Devices, systems, and methods for secure download of data
A secure content receiver includes a processing unit operable to request a data file from a remote device, to provide a first encryption key to the remote...
Method and apparatus for identifying a voice caller
A voice call system and a method and apparatus for identifying a voice caller are disclosed. The system includes a call originator apparatus 10 and a called...
Method for improving inline compression bandwidth for high speed buses
A method for inline bus data compression and decompression is disclosed. In one embodiment, data is selected for transfer via a data bus, the data is divided...
Unit time synchronization techniques in a manufacturing environment
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide systems and methods for synchronizing computer time in a computer manufacturing environment. Briefly described, in...
Method and system for clustering data streams for a virtual environment
A method for clustering data streams. Specifically, one embodiment of the present invention discloses a method for clustering data streams for use in a virtual...
System and method for determining difficulty measures for training cases
used in developing a solution to a problem
An approach for solving a problem involves modifying difficulty measures of training cases used to develop candidate solutions. A set of candidate solutions and...
System and method for allocating resources in a distributed computational
system using proportional share auctions
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a system and method for allocating resources in a distributed computational system. Embodiments of the present...
Method and apparatus for calculating a focus metric
A method comprises receiving a focusing image and shifting the focusing image to obtain a shifted focusing image. In the method, a focus metric of the focusing...
System and method for correcting image vignetting
A method of correcting vignetting in an image. The image includes a plurality of pixels, each pixel having an intensity. The image is flattened by adjusting the...
Imaging systems, articles of manufacture, and imaging methods
Imaging systems, articles of manufacture, and imaging methods are described according to aspects of the disclosure. According to one embodiment, an imaging...
System for providing support for an electronic device
A support system is provided by which a support agent (10) can assist a user (12) to resolve a problem with a device (14). The support service provides a...
Method and apparatus for updating sequences in a bitstream
A method and apparatus for updating sequence fields in a bitstream subsequent to bitstream segment drops is provided. Each sequence has a sequence field with a...
Communication data method and system for voice applications excecutable by
A communication system includes a data base storing voice applications corresponding to programs executable by user equipment and user profiles. The voice...
Self-sensing active-damping voice coil
A control circuit creates a self-sensing active-damping voice coil. The control circuit includes a current sensor coupled to a voice coil. A first filter is...
Liquid crystal alignment
A liquid crystal device comprises a first cell wall and a second cell wall enclosing a layer of liquid crystal material. The device has electrodes for applying...
Reflective color display device with selective reflector directly coupled
to outside surface of cell wall of...
A reflective colour display device comprising a display element including two opposed cell walls enclosing a layer of an electro-optic material, each cell wall...
An attention detection system comprises a portable attention detection module for receiving attention clues of a host person. The attention clues are generated...
DC-based data center power architecture
A DC-based power system including: an AC power distribution system for providing AC power to a first node and a second node; a first converting system coupled to...
Field-effect-transistor multiplexing/demultiplexing architectures
This disclosure relates to field-effect-transistor (FET) multiplexing/demultiplexing architectures and methods for fabricating them. One of these FET...
System and a method for manufacturing an electrolyte using
A method for manufacturing an electrolyte includes coupling a substrate to a charged electrode and electrodepositing a polymeric electrolyte on the substrate.
Systems including replaceable fuel cell apparatus and methods of using
replaceable fuel cell apparatus
A system in accordance with a present invention includes a host device and a fuel cell apparatus with an information storage device. A method of operating a host...
Ink-jet ink formulations containing imidazole
An ink for use in combination with an ink-jet printer comprises a mixture including a colorant, a liquid vehicle comprising 1,6-hexanediol and 1,5-pentanediol in...
Portable projection gaming system
A handheld projection gaming system includes a projection gaming device having a control portion and a projector portion, and an external user input device. The...
Transmitting data across firewalls
Systems and methods for transmitting data across a firewall are described. A representative method includes: receiving a request to transmit data to a...
Utility, method and device providing vector images that may be updated to
reflect the physical states of...
In one embodiment, in response to receiving an image request, a computer-implemented method 1) retrieves a vector image from a device that is a target of the...
Method and apparatus for calculating checksums
A method for calculating checksums includes calculating a first checksum based at least in part on a first block of data, and calculating a partial checksum...
Optical waveguide ring resonator with photo-tunneling input/output port
An optical resonator, a photonic system and a method of optical resonance employ optical waveguide segments connected together with total internal reflection...
Method of overflow recovery of I2C packets on an I2C router
A method of recovering overflowed data at a first I2C source port buffer on an I2C router having a second I2C source port buffer and a destination port I2C bus....
System and method for communicating information from a single-threaded
application over multiple I/O busses
A system and method communicate information from a single-threaded application over multiple I/O busses to a computing subsystem for processing. In accordance...
A semiconductor device can include a channel including a zinc-indium oxide film.
Printhead evacuation mechanism and method
In one embodiment, a printhead assembly includes: an ink reservoir; a printhead; a passage for carrying ink from the ink reservoir to the printhead; and a port...
Image transfer mechanism
A mechanism for transferring an image from a first surface to printing media comprising: an impression member having an impression surface; printing media...
Method for configuring non-script language library files to be run as
The preferred embodiment of the present invention comprises writing a script to perform a function defined in a subroutine in a library file, which is written in...
Content-based synchronization method and system for data streams
A computer method and system synchronizes one streaming data signal with another data signal. A subject data signal and working data signal are received. The...
Document creation system and related methods
A method of creating a document having a displayable area on which information is placed, the method comprising providing a plurality of content-items which...
System and method for establishing a spare processor for recovering from
loss of lockstep in a boot processor
A system comprises a plurality of processors, and data storage storing information that assigns a role of boot processor to one of the plurality of processors...
Redundant manager modules to perform management tasks with respect to an
interconnect structure and power supplies
A system comprises plural electronic modules, at least one interconnect structure and plural power supplies. The electronic modules communicate over the...
Controlling command message flow in a network
A method for controlling command message flow in a network including a server and a client. A command window, comprising a maximum number of command messages...
Method and system for selecting an optimal auction format
An automated estimation and optimization solution for selecting the best auction format by determining the latent elements of the auction environment taking into...
Light source module
A light source module for use in display systems is provided herein. According to one exemplary embodiment, the light source module includes a plurality of...
Tape drive apparatus
One embodiment of a tape drive apparatus has a non-volatile memory for storing an identifier. Data that is written by the tape drive apparatus to a loaded tape...
Imaging using media carriage coupled to a lid
An imaging system comprises a lid having a light source disposed therein and a media carriage coupled to the lid. The media carriage is adapted to support at...
A semiconductor device can include a channel including a zinc-indium oxide film.
Method and a system for producing an object using solid freeform
A method of producing an object through solid freeform fabrication includes selectively depositing a boundary structure that defines a surface of the object, and...
High density power connector with impedance control
A power connector assembly is provided that has high power density capability and controllable impedance. One embodiment has a multi-layer stack of printed...
Air management in a fluid ejection device
One exemplary fluid ejection device includes a substrate having one or more layers positioned thereon. The fluid ejection device also includes a fluid-feed path...
In one embodiment an electrostatic actuator includes: a first conductor associated with each chamber; a second conductor having a plurality of flexible first...