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Methods and structure for reducing resource hogging
Methods and associated structures for limiting the number of sessions presently active between a server process and client processes distributed over a number of...
Methods and apparatus for selecting a wireless local area network port and
establishing communication therewith
A method for wirelessly connecting a workstation, such as a computer, to a local area network includes selecting a LAN with which the workstation is to...
Apparatus and method for transmitting data to a network based on
An apparatus for transmitting to a network comprises a queue, packetization logic, interface logic, and queue logic. The packetization logic is configured to...
Micro-electro mechanical light modulator device
A micro-electro mechanical light modulator device includes a movable reflective plate, a fixed partial reflective plate, an optical gap defined between the...
A method of document rehabilitation typically includes providing an original document having a set of desirable markings that are substantially achromatic, and a...
Authentication system and method for imaging system
An imaging system includes an authorization logic that authenticates a imaging request. The system determines whether the imaging request includes a code that...
Apparatus and method for recording data in a circular fashion
The present invention includes a method and apparatus for recording data. According to the present invention, the method and apparatus includes the ...
Tunneling-resistor-junction-based microscale/nanoscale demultiplexer
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to demultiplexers that include tunneling resistor nanowire junctions, and to nanowire addressing...
A beam splitter includes a first member having at least a first dichroic layer, and a second member having at least a second dichroic layer, the first member...
Cryptographic key setup in queued cryptographic systems
A method is disclosed for performing cryptographic tasks, that include key setup tasks and work data processing tasks. This method comprises the steps of...
Semi-persistent relocatable ram-based virtual floppy disk method
A method and related structure for providing operating system drivers during installation of the operating system, where those operating system drivers are...
Hardware assisted communication between processors
A method and apparatus performs hardware assisted communication between processors. In response to direction from a first processor, a first coprocessor writes...
A reliable datagram service is implemented with a source and destination resource (SDR). Source SDR resources, at a source device, multiplex units of work...
Phase-locked loop control circuit
An electrical circuit is disclosed, which comprises a phase locked loop (PLL) circuit and a PLL start-up circuit configured to selectively provide a reference...
Swappable mount for cable support and system and method incorporating same
A swappable mount and cable support arm for a rack mount system. The swappable mount may have a variety of toolfree mounts, threaded fasteners, latches, and...
LCD panel for a server system
A cPCI server system includes a plurality of printed circuit assemblies. A server management card coupled to the plurality of printed circuit assemblies monitors...
Computer device cooling system
A computer device comprises at least two operational components disposed within a housing of the computer device. The computer device also comprises a cooling...
Electronic device quick connect system
A quick connect system for an electronic device, comprising a docking station configured to engage the electronic device, the docking station having a locking...
The present invention provides an apparatus and method which facilitates the use of a printed or scribed document as an interface with a computer. The apparatus...
Printing utilizing external storage
A method of printing including the steps of receiving a print job having image data, converting the image data into raster bits, and transmitting the raster bits...
Single compressor with plural decompressors for multi-laser printing
In a laser printer having a plurality of lasers, each of which effectuates the deposition of toner onto lines of a page to be printed, a method of printing...
Automated zoom control
Automated zoom control and/or automated wide angle capture for digital camera systems and related methods. The camera is configured to have imaging apparatus...
Image display system and method
A method of displaying an image may include receiving image data for the image, and defining first and second sub-frames of the image. The first and second...
Digital video transmission mode for a standard analog video interface
Embodiments of the present invention include a method for transmitting digital video over an analog interface. The method comprising accessing digital video data...
Hydrogen generating apparatus
A hydrogen generating apparatus includes a chemical reaction chamber, a chemical solution reservoir, an unpowered pressure-producing member for moving a chemical...
Material dispenser having a positive shutoff mechanism
A replaceable auger assembly includes a body having at least one material inlet defined therein and an auger disposed within the body. The auger includes a...
Electronic document handling system and method
A method of operating an electronic document distribution system arranged to distribute documents over a network including the steps of: composing an electronic...
Managing boot errors
A system (100) and a method (500) for managing boot errors. When errors occur during boot, the errors may be recorded in non-volatile storage (115). The errors...
Method of selecting heuristic class for data placement
An embodiment of a method of selecting a heuristic class for data placement in a distributed storage system begins by forming a general integer program which...
Reduction of network retrieval latency using cache and digest
A system and method for comparing a digest value in an incoming response to a digest index (e.g., a hash table). The digest index includes digest values of data...
System and method for conveying image assets to a recipient
Embodiments of a system and method for conveying image assets to a recipient are disclosed. In one embodiment, a sender conveys at least one image asset to a...
Methods and apparatus of electronically capturing usage information from a
non-networked imaging device
One embodiment of the present invention provides for a method of electronically capturing usage information from a non-networked imaging device. The method...
Electronically controlled photonic crystal optical switch
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to photonic crystal switches. In one embodiment, a photonic crystal switch a photonic crystal switch...
Storage device having a probe with plural tips
A storage device includes a storage medium and a probe having plural tips. The storage medium has a surface in which storage cells are to be formed. The tips of...
Apparatus and method for calibrating a laser imagible apparatus
A laser imagible apparatus includes a lens, a media tray, and an adjustment mechanism. The adjustment mechanism is configured to determine a voice coil gain for...
Configurable IO subsystem
An enclosure for an input-output (IO) subsystem comprises: a backplane; a plurality of first slots for accepting corresponding IO option modules; a second slot...
Air-cooled heat generating device airflow control system
A system for controlling airflow around an air-cooled heat generating device includes a cooling fluid line and heat exchangers positioned along the cooling fluid...
Magnetic media write signal filter
In one embodiment, a magnetic media write signal filter includes a plurality of resistors connected in series across output signal lines of a write driver and a...
Systems and methods for generating banner pages
Disclosed are systems and methods for generating customized banner pages. In one embodiment, a system and a method pertain to creating a banner page document on...
Managing digital images
Printing and archiving digital images. A method embodiment of the present invention includes identifying digital images, and generating and printing a scannable...
Identity-based imaging inbound facsimile service
A method and systems for saving a facsimile message to a personal image repository as a facsimile image in a format compatible with multiple computer operating...
Embodiments of methods, apparatuses, devices, or systems for forming a photonic device are described.
Compositions, systems, and methods for imaging
A composition, method, and system for recording an image. The system includes an imaging material in which radiation energy is absorbed by an antenna material....
Image recording media and image layers
Imaging layers, image recording media, and methods of preparation of each, are disclosed.
Compositions and processes
An ink-jet printing process comprising the steps (a) and (b) in any order or simultaneously: (a) applying an ink to a substrate by means of an ink-jet printer to...
Cantilevers for sensing fluid properties
A system for sensing a property of a fluid comprises a fluid channel operable to receive the fluid therein, a flexible arm having a free end positioned within at...
Correlation of vent tiles and racks
In a method for correlating vent tiles with racks, the vent tiles are opened to a first setting and the mass flow rates of air received by the racks and supplied...
Firmware update network and process employing preprocessing techniques
A network for updating firmware, drivers, or application software facilitates the access to generated update packages by electronic devices and the update of...
System and method for applying error correction code (ECC) erasure mode
and clearing recorded information from...
A system utilizing an erasure mode in an error correction code algorithm is described that includes non-volatile memory storing a page deallocation table. A...