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Memristor with a non-planar substrate
A memristor includes a substrate having a plurality of protrusions, wherein each of the plurality of protrusions extends in a first direction, a first electrode...
Nanowire-based device and array with coaxial electrodes
A nanowire-based photonic device and an array employ nanowires connecting between coaxially arranged electrodes in a non-uniform manner along a vertical extent...
Acid-functionalized hydrophobic monomer emulsions, latexes, and associated
The present invention is drawn to an aqueous emulsion composition. The composition includes an aqueous phase and a hydrophobic phase dispersed in the aqueous...
Color forming compositions and associated methods
Compositions and methods for forming color images on a substrate capable of development at desired wavelengths or energy levels are disclosed and described. The...
Connector with electrostatic discharge protection
An electrical connector having electrostatic discharge protection comprises a body and an electrostatic discharge dissipative element. The body defines a socket...
Printing mechanism and method of ink formulation
One method of ink formulation may include providing a shipping material in a reservoir of a printing mechanism, placing a concentrated ink in communication with...
Scheduling computer processing jobs that have stages and precedence
constraints among the stages
An embodiment of a method of scheduling computer processing begins with a first step of receiving job properties for a plurality of jobs to be processed in a...
Dynamic ejection of virtual devices on ejection request from virtual
device resource object within the virtual...
Systems and methods for efficient dynamic allocation of virtual machine resources are described herein. At least some illustrative embodiments include a method...
Buffer circuit and method
The disclosed embodiments relate to buffer circuits and methods. One embodiment is a buffer circuit that receives a data signal, a first clock signal and a...
Server with multiple power supplies transitioning first power supply from
its online state to its standby state...
One exemplary embodiment is a server that includes multiple power supplies. When the server is in a standby state, one power supply is in a standby state and...
Auditor assisted extraction and verification of client data returned from
a storage provided while hiding...
Various approaches for extracting client's data from a storage provider are presented. In one approach, an auditor is initialized with a verification data set...
Multi-processor system receiving input from a pre-fetch buffer
Multi-processor systems and methods are disclosed that employ a pre-fetch buffer to provide data fills to a source processor in response to a request. A...
Contemporaneous peer-to-peer multicast data distribution
A method of distributing a disk image by multicast includes a first computer downloading a disk image over a network, at least one second computer detecting the...
Migrating workloads using networked attached memory
A network system comprising a plurality of servers communicatively-coupled on a network, a network-attached memory coupled between a first server and a second...
Method and system for retaining offers for delivering targeted data in a
system for targeted data delivery
A method and system retaining offers for delivering targeted data in a system for targeted data delivery. According to one embodiment, selection criteria for...
Contact-centric user-interface features for computing devices
Embodiments described herein provide a system, method and technique for operating a communication device. According to an embodiment, information contained in a...
Method and system for image restoration in the spatial domain
Method and system embodiments of the present invention are directed to restoration of corrupted images using spatial-domain image-processing methods that can...
Scrambling and descrambling systems for secure communication
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to scrambling-descrambling systems for encrypting and decrypting electromagnetic signals transmitted...
Synchronization in a wireless node
A wireless node receives a beacon from a wireless access point. The beacon includes a wireless protocol time synchronization function (TSF) timestamp generated...
Synchronization in a wireless node
A wireless node clock is periodically synchronized with a wireless access point clock. The wireless access point clock is globally synchronized with other...
Point of load (POL) power supply systems with replacement module
A method for fabricating a point-of-load (POL) power supply system can include providing a circuit board. The circuit board can include a first set of...
Multi-wavelength Raman light detection for detecting a species
An apparatus for detecting at least one species using Raman light detection includes at least one laser source for illuminating a sample containing the at least...
System and method for controlling use of power in a computer system
In one embodiment, a power adapter comprises a power supply to output power for powering a powered device. The power adapter outputs information indicative of...
System and method for supplying power to a load using deep-sleep-mode
A system and method are provided for supplying power to a load using deep-sleep-mode power supplies. Each of plural switching power supplies includes an input...
Secure delivery of digital media via flash device
A flash device for secure delivery of media content is provided. The flash device can include a controller module and a memory module. The controller module can...
Parallel memory device rank selection
A translator circuit translates a memory access conforming to a native FB-DIMM (Fully Buffered Dual In-Line Memory Module) protocol to a memory access for...
Local bitmaps for an array of redundant storage devices
In accordance with at least some embodiments of the invention, a system comprises a plurality of computers coupled together and to an array of redundant storage...
Method and system for a service intermediary selection in a web service
Presented is a method and system for a service intermediary selection in a web service management system. The method comprises: receiving a service request by...
Positionally dependent pattern checking in character strings using
deterministic finite automata
An apparatus including logic to receive a data packet comprising a string of characters, said apparatus having a plurality of states and at least one state for...
Process for executing a downloadable service receiving restrictive access
rights to at least one profile file
A process for executing a downloadable service with specific access rights to at least one profile file in a user's computer. The web browser is used for...
Reverse mapping of feature space to predict execution in a database
One embodiment is a method that generates points from an input space obtained from a query for a database. A kernel function maps the points from the input...
Apparatus and method for process monitoring
A method is described for monitoring a plurality of process instances, such as business process instance. The method comprises: providing a model object...
Secure incremental updates to hierarchicaly structured information
Techniques for performing an incremental update to a set of hierarchically structured information that do not expose the structure and content of the...
Creating an album
A system for creating an album is disclosed. In one embodiment, the system includes an image input configured to receive related images, an image memory coupled...
Auction method and apparatus
An automatic system for determining outcomes to an auction process represents the auction by a directed graph and uses a K best solutions algorithm to determine...
Diagnostics for centrally managed computer system
The present invention provides a diagnostic method for a centrally managed computer system. The method provides central diagnostic expertise regarding central...
Message addressing techniques for a mobile computing device
Various embodiments are directed to improved message addressing techniques. In one embodiment, a computing device may comprise a messaging client arranged to...
Method and apparatus for operating a telecommunication platform
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a telecommunications platform having a plurality of communications links of which only a...
Free-space optical interconnect with asymmetric light pipes
An optical interconnect system includes components such as circuit boards, server blades, or a backplane with respective light pipes for an optical signal. The...
System and method for automatically managing a network port based on a
Embodiments of the invention provide a system and method for automatically managing a network port based on a calendar function. In one embodiment, a discovery...
Mapping discovery for virtual network
A virtual network has network interfaces coupled by tunnels (100) through a forwarding network (40), each interface having a forwarding address in an address...
Memristive negative differential resistance device
A memristive Negative Differential Resistance (NDR) device includes a first electrode adjacent to a memristive matrix, the memristive matrix including an...
A beam splitter includes a first surface and a second surface. The first and second surfaces are linearly offset from one another along an axis. The first and...
Photonic device and method of making same using nanowires
A photonic device, a method of making the device and a nano-scale antireflector employ a bramble of nanowires. The photonic device and the method include a...
Functionalized latex polymer and method of forming the same
A method for forming a functionalized latex polymer includes polymerizing a heterogeneous dispersion of water insoluble monomers in water, thereby forming a...
A print spittoon is removably mounted in a slot of a print support to periodically receive drops of liquid spit from a printhead. Among other features, the...
Reducing vertical banding
A method for reducing vertical banding of a printed image, the method performed by a control system associated with a printer, the method includes, with the...
Standalone open frame
A method for a standalone open frame in one example is configured to support a rack-mount electronic component of a predetermined size selected from any of a...
Tabletop cable management
A cable manager for a tabletop includes raceway and a holder. The tabletop includes a support surface and an edge surface. The raceway is for a cable having an...