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System and method for using information relating to a detected loss of
lockstep for determining a responsive action
According to one embodiment, a method comprises detecting a loss of lockstep (LOL) for a processor module. The method further comprises determining a type of LOL...
Tuning core voltages of processors
A method, apparatus, and system are disclosed for tuning core voltages of processors. One embodiment is a method for software execution. The method includes...
Authentication system and method
An authentication system and method for anonymous authentication of a data processing system from a group of data processing systems by a service provider are...
Method, system and device for enabling delegation of authority and access
control methods based on delegated...
A trusted authority delegates authority to a device. This delegation of authority is effected by providing a yet-to-be completed chain of public/private...
Systems, methods, and devices are provided for memory management. One method embodiment includes providing an operating system capable of supporting variable...
Method and system for midstream transcoding of scalable packets in
response to downstream requirements
A method and system for transcoding a stream of data packets are disclosed. The data packets are received from a source node. The stream of data packets is...
Method and system for integrating interaction protocols between two
A method of and system for defining a common interactions protocol between two entities is described. The method comprises inputting a description of each...
Device status identification
Systems, methods, and device are provided for device status identification. One method embodiment includes transmitting an SNMP message to a device. The method...
System and method for concurrently decoding and transmitting a memory
A system comprises a plurality of nodes coupled together wherein each node has access to associated memory. Further, each node is adapted to transmit a memory...
Parallel traversal of a dynamic list
A computer-implemented method for traversing a first set of objects in a first dynamic list in a computer system. The method includes partitioning copies of the...
Method of providing content to a target device in a network
A method of enabling a plurality of entities to have sufficient information concerning at least one device and at least one content item, such that each...
System testing and methods therefor
A computer-implemented method of testing a target system using a stimulus-response test. The method includes obtaining the responses of the target system at...
Method and apparatus for reducing synchronizer shadow
In one embodiment, a method for reducing synchronizer shadow involves: 1) receiving and deserializing a serialized data flit of known length, under control of a...
Bi-positional expansion card retainer
A one-piece expansion card retainer may be installed in either of two positions to accommodate both full-height and low-profile expansion cards. The...
Design for automatic positioning of power supply module handle
A system for securing a module within a chassis includes a rotatable handle located on the module. The rotatable handle includes a notch and a latch. The chassis...
Anti-rotation mechanism for an electronic device
An electronic device comprises a display member pivotally and rotationally coupled to a base member and an anti-rotation mechanism configured to be magnetically...
According to one embodiment, a voltage regulator includes a switch configured to selectively conduct electrical energy according to a signal, and circuitry...
Metamaterial structures for light processing and method of processing
A metamaterial structure for light processing includes a light guide and a composite resonant electromagnetic (EM) structure having a resonant frequency. The...
A server system and a printing device are described. The server system can obtain environmental data that describes at least one environmental condition. The...
Capillary based optical measurement system
Provided is a system for characterizing biological/chemical test specimens. In particular, a container such as a tube or capillary for containing a test specimen...
Laser power calibration in an optical disc drive
Various systems, methods, and programs embodied on a computer-readable medium are provided for calibrating a laser power in an optical disc drive. In one...
Ultraviolet emitter display apparatus
An ultraviolet emitter display apparatus includes a substrate layer, a pixel electronics layer positioned above the substrate layer, the pixel electronics layer...
Output current threshold adjustment for a power supply
A power supply comprises an alternating current-to-direct current converter (ADC) and an input signal adapted to couple to an output signal of another power...
Focus calibration in an optical drive
Focus calibration in an optical drive. Optics are moved with respect to a disc in the optical drive. A first interface of the disc is optically detected at a...
System and method for managing cables in a display base
Embodiments of the present technique relate to a system and method for managing cables in a display base. One embodiment includes a display base having a cable...
Color forming composition containing a plurality of antenna dyes
A radiation image-able coating includes a first phase including a radiation curable polymer matrix and an activator disposed in the radiation curable polymer...
Connector having a bypass capacitor and method for reducing the impedance
and length of a return-signal path
The invention includes a device and method providing a return-signal pathway through a circuit board connector. In one embodiment of the invention, a circuit...
Temperature monitoring system
Disclosed herein is a temperature monitoring system including a circuit board and a thermochromic coating covering at least a portion of the circuit board,...
A multi-pass printing system and a corresponding method are provided for printing an image, which includes a plurality of continuous-tone values, based on...
Processing sheet media
A method of processing sheet media is provided. The method may include moving a sheet medium upward by contact of a face of the sheet medium with a roller. The...
Various embodiments of a separator are disclosed.
Computer system security service
A security service of computer networks having a policy builder, an LDAP-compliant database, a validator and an API. The policy builder component provides a...
System and method for supporting non-standard procedure calls
According to at least one embodiment of the present invention, a system comprises a standard interface for at least one standard procedure. The system further...
Method and system for network fault analysis
A method and system for locating a fault in a network. According to the system, an address analyzer and interface analyzer of a network manager of the network...
Responding to DC power degradation
Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with detecting and responding to a degradation of a direct current provided to a frequency...
Key management technique for establishing a secure channel
A key management technique establishes a secure channel through an indeterminate number of nodes in a network. The technique comprises enrolling a smart card...
Migrating a process between separate logical address spaces involves saving information on a state of a process running in a first logical address space in...
Truncating data units
A data unit is received in a first device via a network. A truncated copy of the data unit is generated. The truncated copy of the data unit is transmitted to a...
Method of storing data concerning a computer network
A system and associated method of storing data concerning a computer network are disclosed. Mesh information concerning a mesh of nodes in the computer network...
System and method for efficiently replicating a file among a plurality of
recipients in a reliable manner
In accordance with one embodiment, a method of distributing a file from a first node to a plurality of recipient nodes comprises partitioning a file F into a...
Use of multi-join operator and rules as framework for join tree processing
in database systems
Methods and systems receive a normalized query tree and analyze the tree to collect information about join operators and their children, and tables in an...
Assessing image quality
Systems and methods of assessing image quality are described. In one scheme for assessing image quality, a target object region is detected in an input image. An...
An exemplary embodiment may be generally described as a method of digitally processing data representing at least part of an image, comprising applying a first...
Management of security key distribution
Security keys for the provision of a secure service such as content provision are generated in an ancestral hierarchy, so that invalidation of a key in the...
Providing location data about a mobile entity
Location data about a mobile entity (20) is provided in encrypted form by a location server (79) to a recipient that is one of the mobile entity (20) or a...
Congestion control system
According to the present invention, there is provided a method for controlling congestion in a communications network, the method including receiving congestion...
Scalable computing apparatus
Disclosed are scalable computing pods that may be embodied in trailers, storage containers, or other portable structures that optimize computing, power, cooling...
Multi-page facsimile method and device
A method of faxing a multi-page job via a facsimile device. Accordingly, the method includes scanning a page of the multi-page job with the facsimile device,...
Halftoning method and system
A combined dot density (FM) and dot size (AM) modulation halftoning method and system produces a halftone in which both the density and size of the dots are...