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Systems and apparatus for managing a storage device address
A storage device is communicatively coupled to a management station and comprises an interface manager to send a notification to the management station when a...
Syslog message handling
A method for processing syslog messages. The syslog messages are received from a plurality of components. The method includes receiving a first syslog message....
Methods, systems, devices and computer-readable media for accessing
network accessible devices
Methods and systems for accessing network-accessible devices are described. In various embodiments, individual network-accessible devices are configured to...
Extracting an implied value of a component associated with a plurality of
A method for extracting an implied value of a component associated with a plurality of product packages is disclosed. One embodiment of the method includes...
Method for receiving and reconciling physical inventory data against an
asset management system from a remote...
The patent discloses a system and related method for taking, receiving and reconciling physical inventory data against an asset management system from a remote...
Method and system for producing variable length context models
Various embodiments of the present invention provide methods and systems for determining, representing, and using variable-length contexts in a variety of...
Wireless communication cost prediction for mobile device
A mobile device is equipped with a communications subsystem capable of wireless communication with a communications infrastructure using any of multiple...
System and method of configuring fiber optic communication channels
between arrays of emitters and detectors
A system for configuring fiber optic communication channels between arrays of emitters and detectors comprises: an array of light emitters; an array of light...
System and method of self-configuring optical communication channels
between arrays of emitters and detectors
A system for self-configuring optical communication channels between arrays of emitters and detectors comprises: an array of light emitters; an array of light...
System and method for transferring scanned imaging data to a personal
A system and method for transferring scanned imaging data from a scanning device to a personal imaging repository. The present invention includes a scanning...
System and method that compensate for rotations of textures defined by
parametric texture maps
A texture mapping system comprises memory and a texture map manager. The memory stores a parametric texture map, and the parametric texture map has a plurality...
Method and system for denoising pairs of mutually interfering signals
In various embodiments of the present invention, a number n of mutually interfering signals are denoised by selecting a discrete universal denoiser method that...
Reduction of chromatic bleeding artifacts in images containing subsampled
Chromatic bleeding artifacts in a digital image are reduced by modifying chrominance values of at least some pixels in the digital image. The chrominance values...
Combining multiple exposure images to increase dynamic range
Methods, machines, and machine-readable media for processing multiple exposure source images, including a reference image and one or more non-reference images,...
Switch meshing using multiple directional spanning trees
In a packet-based switch, a method for managing data flow between the switch and other switches that are interconnected in a mesh network. The method includes...
Dynamic access control lists
A method controls access of a user to a network including a plurality of hosts coupled together through a network switch. The method includes storing in the...
System and method for effectuating the transfer of data blocks including a
header block across a clock boundary
A system and method for effectuating the transfer of data blocks including a header block across a clock boundary between a first clock domain and a second clock...
User configurable functions for adjusting service differentiation meters
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of assigning service priorities to traffic from a plurality of sources using meters. A packet is received and placed...
System and method to conjoin blade modules
Embodiments of the present technique are directed to a blade system. The blade system may include a first blade module comprising a first conjoining channel, and...
Apparatus and method for use in transferring information relative to a
Plural information transfer elements transfer signals from plural magnetic tape tracks of plural tapes. Each element and track has a different non-linear...
A printing device can transmit authentication data to a client computer remotely connected to the printing device. The authentication data can be used by the...
Indirect processing of print jobs
A system for processing a print job stores the print job on a first device. A pointer is provided to a printing device, which notifies the printing device that...
Camera interface module
A camera interface module is disclosed. The camera interface module has a first connector on one side configured to couple with a camera dock. The camera...
Focus verification in a digital imaging device
Disclosed are digital imaging devices that embody a method or algorithm for transitioning from a displayable focus process to a high speed focus process which...
Apparatus for electrostatic imaging
A print head includes a first electrode layer including a plurality of generator electrodes, a second electrode layer including a plurality of discharge...
An apparatus includes a first member, a second member and a flexure. The flexure has a central portion connected to the first member, outer portions connected to...
Data sequence compression
In a method of compressing a data sequence, the data sequence is parsed into data segments, where at least one of the data segments includes a match. In...
Securing electronic annotations
Methods are described for securing access to an electronic annotation provided on an object. The methods include the steps of providing the object with a...
Cable management system
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a cable management system. In one embodiment, the cable management system includes a housing, a plurality of...
Inkjet printing system that provides improved mottle
An inkjet printing system that includes a fixer fluid and a pigment-based inkjet ink. The fixer fluid includes a cationic polymer and an acidic crashing agent....
Fused nanocrystal thin film semiconductor and method
A thin film semiconductor and a method of its fabrication use induced crystallization and aggregation of a nanocrystal seed layer to form a merged-domain layer....
Liquid toner with additives for enhancing life of intermediate transfer
A liquid toner or toner concentrate comprising: pigmented toner particles in an amount of 0.5% to 20% by weight; a carrier liquid comprising: a liquid...
Curved band-pass filter
An apparatus includes an electromagnetic radiation source, a reflector about the source having an aperture and a curved band pass filter at least partially...
Enhancing color space of reactive ink using heat
The present invention includes a method of enhancing color space of dye-based ink. The print zone is heated while depositing fixer fluid and dye-based ink. In an...
Method of managing computer system
An embodiment of a method of managing a computer system begins with a step of placing a virtual machine monitor on a computer. The virtual machine monitor...
Securely propagating authentication in an ensemble of devices using single
A single sign-on technique suitable for a network of devices with no centralized device or synchronized clocks such as a personal area network (PAN) is...
Mechanism for handling load lock/store conditional primitives in
directory-based distributed shared memory...
Each processor in a distributed shared memory system has an associated memory and a coherence directory. The processor that controls a memory is the Home...
Time separated signals
Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with time separated signals are described. One system embodiment includes a delay circuit, two or more sets of...
Method and system for handling input/output (I/O) errors
A method and system for handling errors on an Input/Output (I/O) link of a system is provided. The link is being shared by a plurality of devices of the system;...
System and method for conflict responses in a cache coherency protocol
A system comprises a first node that provides a broadcast request for data. The first node receives a read conflict response to the broadcast request from the...
Thermal management of data centers
In a method for thermally managing a data center housing at least one electronic component, the heat generated by a heat generating device of the at least one...
Method and apparatus for automated on-line printing service
There is disclosed an on-line print network comprising a print merchant computer, and a plurality of print service providers. Within each print service provider,...
Cooling components across a continuum
A method of cooling components across a continuum having a plurality of levels includes receiving and evaluating detected data related to the components across...
System and method for providing messages on a printing component
A consumable printing component for use in a printing device includes an imaging member and a memory storing message data. In response to a trigger event, a...
Method and apparatus for reducing shutter lag in a digital imaging device
A digital imaging device, such as a digital camera, minimizes shutter lag by determining some capture parameters, such as focus and exposure settings, before a...
Collage generation with occlusion costing
In a computer implemented method of creating a collage of images, a first image is seeded into a viewing region to start the collage. A plurality of trial layout...
System and method for compressing an image
In a method for compressing an image, a number of non-zero AC coefficients for a component transform and the locations of the non-zero AC coefficients in a...
Artifact reduction in a digital video
A method performed by a processing system is provided. The method comprises detecting an artifact in a first frame of a digital video using a plurality of edges...
A system and methods provides secure end-to-end printing in networked computing environments, such as a corporate office environment employing a number of shared...
Controlled wireless access to a local area network
Method and system for controlling wireless access to a local area network. A first area is provided for wireless access to a local area network. Wirelessly...