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Drive indicating mechanism for removable media
An optical disk system comprises a computer-readable medium containing code for controlling writing by the disk system to a removable optical disk. The optical...
Utilization of stored timing data to configure a memory controller
A method for configuring a memory controller including determining whether a serial number of at least one memory module matches a stored serial number...
Allocation of resources for tiers of a multi-tiered system based on
selecting items from respective sets
Plural sets of items corresponding to plural tiers of a multi-tiered system are defined, where the items represent amounts of resources to allocate to the...
Merging and ignoring configuration items
Aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques that determine whether each configuration item in a plurality of configuration items is associated with...
Compositional balance driven content retrieval
Respective models of visual weight in images are determined. An image query is generated from a determined visual weight distribution. At least one of the...
Information tracking system and method
A system includes a plurality of sources that subscribe to, and another source that is unaffiliated with, a workflow management system. The system further...
Apparatus, printers, and charge roller assemblies
Apparatus, printers, and charge roller assemblies are disclosed. An example apparatus includes a roller to charge a printer surface when closer to the printer...
An embodiment of this disclosure involves printing color outputs on sheets, reading the color outputs and adjusting a calibration parameter.
Resized image compression based on frequency content
Examples disclosed herein relate to compressing an image by resizing an image and compressing the resized image based on frequency content. A processor may...
Adaptive hierarchical clustering algorithm
Systems and methods for clustering a plurality of feature vectors. A hierarchical clustering algorithm is performed on the plurality of feature vectors to...
Symbol compression using conditional entropy estimation
The present disclosure includes a system and method for symbol compression using conditional entropy estimation. One method for symbol compression using...
Automatically determining a name of a person appearing in an image
A computer-implemented method of automatically determining a name of a person appearing in an image includes receiving a collection of web pages containing a...
High density laser optics
Apparatuses and methods for high density laser optics are provided. An example, of a laser optics apparatus includes a plurality of vertical cavity surface...
Heat storage by phase-change material
Methods and means related to rejecting heat through thermal storage are provided. A heat sink includes internal cavities containing a phase-change material....
Print intent type
A system can include a page type classifier to determine a page type of a file. The system can also include a print intent identifier to map the page type of...
An apparatus includes a messaging client and a server. The messaging client is configured to receive, utilizing a first protocol, a first communication, extract...
Apparatus for performing spectroscopy having a porous membrane
According to an example, an apparatus for performing spectroscopy includes a structure having an opening. The apparatus also includes a plurality of...
Power distribution management
A method for power distribution management includes receiving data specifying a group of Power Distribution Units (PDUs) from which an electronic device powered...
Polymer-encapsulated nanoparticle systems
A method for forming a system including polymer-encapsulated nanoparticles includes forming an inverse mini-emulsion including a continuous phase of a...
Electrically actuated device and method of controlling the formation of
In an example of a method for controlling the formation of dopants in an electrically actuated device, a predetermined concentration of a dopant initiator is...
The present disclosure provides inks, systems, and methods directed towards dispersed pigments. In one embodiment, an electrophotographic ink can comprise an...
Coated photoconductive substrate
The present disclosure is drawn to electrostatic printing. In an example, a coated photoconductive substrate can comprise a photoconductive substrate, the...
Method for improving the durability of an ink printed on a substrate and
substrate formed from such a method
The present disclosure is drawn to a method for improving the durability of an ink printed on a substrate. In an aspect, the method comprises: (a) providing a...
Colorant dispersion for an ink
A colorant dispersion for an ink includes a liquid medium and metal oxide particles dispersed in the liquid medium. The metal oxide particles include a mixture...
Solvent-based inkjet inks
A solvent-based inkjet ink includes a soluble dye and approximately 0.1 to 1 wt % weight of the ink of a perfluoro-polyether.
Erasable inkjet ink composition
An erasable inkjet ink composition includes an ink vehicle including a solvent, and a colorant added to the ink vehicle. The colorant is chosen from an...
Liquid delivery system
A liquid storage container (12, 112, 312, 412) is configured to store a liquid suspension (14) having a liquid vehicle (18) and suspended particles (16). The...
Inkjet cleaning unit and method
An inkjet cleaning unit includes a reservoir housing an inkjet wiping fluid that includes a non-wettable material; and an applicator wick fluidly coupled to the...
Printers, methods, and apparatus to filter imaging oil
Printers, methods, and apparatus to filter imaging oil are disclosed. An example apparatus to filter imaging oil, includes adjacent electrodes and a switching...
In one example, a connector includes: first and second pins protruding from opposite sides of a panel or a frame; first and second receivers on opposite sides...
Methods, apparatus, and systems to access runtime values of object
In one embodiment, a plurality of executable instructions is stored at a first software module. The plurality of executable instructions are collectively...
Systems and methods for distributing a workload based on a local cooling
efficiency index determined for at...
A data center workload distribution management system includes a cooling cost engine to determine a cooling cost or cooling capacity for each of a plurality of...
Managing array computations during programmatic run-time in a distributed
A plurality of array partitions are defined for use by a set of tasks of the program run-time. The array partitions can be determined from one or more arrays...
Data backup and recovery
Techniques for data backup and recovery are described. In one implementation, at least one storage device storing original data which has failed is determined....
Storing event data and a time value in memory with an event logging module
Example embodiments disclosed herein relate to storing event data and a time value in memory with an event logging module. Example embodiments of the event...
Systems and methods for credentialing
A method includes issuing non-unique credentials to an operations management agent ("the agent"). The method further includes establishing a first encrypted...
Binding data to computers using cryptographic co-processor and
machine-specific and platform-specific keys
Using a cryptographic co-processor in a computing system to encode data parameters determined during initialization, or during operation, or determined from...
Resiliency with a destination volume in a replication environment
A method to provide resiliency with a destination volume in a replication environment is disclosed. Data from a source volume, such as a primary volume or a...
Physical and logical counters
Techniques for reducing a number of physical counters are provided. Logical counters may be associated with physical counters. The number of physical counters...
Method and system for encoding data for storage in a memory array
A method of storing data into a memory array converts an input string into a first binary array with (m-1) rows and (n-1) columns. A second binary array with m...
Managing data paths between computer applications and data storage devices
Provided is a computer-implemented method of managing data paths between a computer application and a storage device. The I/O (input/output) load data of a...
Systems, methods, and apparatus for stream client emulators
In one implementation, a stream client emulator includes a stream access module and a monitor module. The stream access module receives stream data from a...
Multilayer distributed processing system
The independencies of a plurality of layers executing dividingly a transaction can be easily enhanced. Anode (30) assigns to a transaction to anode (30) of a...
Onboarding resources to an identity management system
A process of onboarding a resource into an identity management system is disclosed. The identity management system is configured to connect users with resources...
Protocol compliant archiving
Disclosed herein are techniques for archiving data objects. It is determined whether a data object was rejected by an archiving module due to an information...
Prescription refill reminder system and method
A system and method for subscriber reminders. The method includes receiving, from a plurality of customers, prescription refill data. The method also includes...
Oil vapor condensate drainage using oleophilic channels
Apparatus for draining liquid droplets from a surface is described. The apparatus comprises an array of oleophilic channels substantially interspersed with...
Tone reproduction curve error reduction
Control parameters of a printing device are optimized using a process model to reduce a process tone reproduction curve (TRC) error between a process TRC and a...
Electronic system having fanout optical buses
An electronic system includes a plurality of electronic nodes, each having a transmitter module and a plurality of receiver modules, in which the transmitter...
Waveguide system and methods
Waveguide apparatuses and methods are provided. A waveguide method (700) can include stacking (710) a plurality of layers (110) to form a plurality of...