At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Print emulation of test pattern
Print quality feedback is provided about a printer. Printer operation is monitored to determine when printer parts are not operating correctly. Information...
Image forming apparatus and methods thereof
A method of calibrating a transport roller includes forming a reference image through nozzles arranged in an array having an array height, moving a substrate a...
Image forming systems and methods thereof
A method to determine an amount of remaining fluid in a replaceable fluid supply unit includes determining a first estimated fluid volume of a first replaceable...
Elevating display lid
Allocating computer resources to workloads as a function of reliability
A computer system has plural partitions for running respective workloads. Reliability-indicating events are monitored and the resulting data is used by a...
Constraining layout variations for accommodating variable content in
Methods, systems and machine-readable instructions for constraining layout variations for accommodating variable content in electronic documents are described....
Error checking and correction (ECC) system and method
A method stores data and check bits for that data within a memory chip. The memory chip stores the data and check bits in a plurality of pages contained in the...
System and method for re-imaging computers
According to an embodiment, a system comprises a client, a BIOS on the client, and an image support application in the BIOS operable to re-image the client.
Memory control systems with directory caches and methods for operation
A memory control system is provided with a directory cache and a memory controller. The directory cache has a plurality of directory cache entries configured to...
Computer storage device adapter for installing a storage device in a
computer drive bay
An adapter for mounting a device in a computer enclosure is disclosed herein. A computer storage device adapter includes an adapter chassis configured to be...
Data storage network management
Disclosed is a method of managing a data storage network comprising a plurality of data storage volumes and a plurality of paths for connecting a server to a...
Mechanisms for synchronizing data transfers between non-uniform memory
A first node includes a DMA engine for transferring data specified by a sequence of control blocks to a second node. When a control block does not require...
Method and apparatus for applying receiving attributes using constraints
A method and apparatus for applying at least one receiving attribute at a receiving destination is provided. The design specifies receiving attributes based on...
HTTP push to simulate server-initiated sessions
A mobile device apparatus uses an HyperText Transfer protocol (HTTP) push operation to simulate server-initiated sessions. The illustrative mobile device...
IP based notification of device management operations in a network
A method and system for interfacing to an electronic device is disclosed. The interfacing may comprise one or more servers in a wireless network communicating...
Remote direct memory access (RDMA) completion
An apparatus in an example comprises an RDMA (Remote Direct Memory Access) network adapter located at an interface of a requester node coherency domain that...
Profile configuration for a mobile computing device
Data processing apparatus is disclosed comprising: a sensor module configured to sense a first profile comprised of one or more attributes of an environment of...
Modular temperature performance diagnostic for a vehicle
A vehicle includes a power inverter module (PIM), a motor/generator unit (MGU), vehicle components, temperature sensors, and a controller. The sensors measure...
Method for activating a network-based service in a communication network,
apparatus, device and network therefore
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided apparatus, in a communication network, for processing a request to initiate a communication...
Correction of distortion in captured images
An image processing method comprises analyzing an image of a portion of text, and detecting the inter-line spacing and the inter-word spacing across the area of...
Repeating band print artifact evaluation
A method and apparatus are provided for evaluating the severity in a printed image of a repeating band print artifact. After electronically capturing the...
Communications system and gateway
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method, in a communication gateway, of forwarding a call establishment request from a...
Prioritization of network traffic sent to a processor by using packet
In one embodiment of the invention, a method for prioritizing network packets, includes: comparing a packet with at least one copy rule; and if the packet...
Expansion card guide
In at least some embodiments, an expansion card guide for a computer system includes a frame having lanes for receiving expansion cards and a plurality of...
Various embodiments and methods relating to a media drive are disclosed.
Vibrating tip surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy
A vibrating tip surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS) apparatus, system and method employ a nano-needle configured to vibrate. The apparatus includes the...
A display device for displaying an image includes a display cell with a first cell wall and a second cell wall opposed to the first cell wall. The cell walls...
Printed circuit board substrate and method for constructing same
A printed circuit board (PCB) substrate and method for construction of the same. In one embodiment, a first dielectric material is associated with a first...
Media roll winder for digital web press
A dual web winder device for a web press includes a pair of drive motors and a pair of shafts. Each shaft is coupled to one of the drive motors and configured...
Fluid ejection cartridge and method
A fluid ejection cartridge includes a body, having fluid passageways at a first spacing, a die, having fluid passage-ways at a second closer spacing, and an...
Calibration process for multi-die print cartridge
One exemplary embodiment is a method that performs a calibration process for determining a number of spit and wipe operations to place each of multiple dies on...
Printhead firing methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture are disclosed. An example printhead firing method disclosed herein comprises determining a...
Method and apparatus for providing electronic data
Apparatus for providing electronic data associated with an item to a user, the apparatus comprising a memory tag scanner arranged to communicate with a memory...
Fluid supply cap
A fluid supply includes a container, a bag within the container and a cap. The cap provides a fluid interface in communication with an interior of the bag and a...
Multi-function imaging and printing device
Swapping a nonoperational networked electronic system for an operational
networked electronic system
A method of switching a network access configuration associated with a first electronic system to a second electronic system via a network is described. The...
Method and system for controlling distribution of work items to threads in
A system and method are presented to control distribution of work items to threads in a server. The system and method include a permit dispenser that keeps...
Method and system for migrating a virtual machine
An exemplary embodiment of the present invention provides a method of migrating a virtual machine. The method comprises replicating a source storage device...
System and method for handling data streams
Systems and methods are provided that forward or route data streams using a plurality of processors, while maintaining the correct sequence of data packets...
Providing services for multiple business consumers
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for providing services to business organization clients involve receiving a request for a...
Management processors cooperating to control partition resources
Systems, methods and computing components are provided for allocating a plurality of computing components among one or more logical partitions. Each of the...
Information can be extracted from unstructured documents using embodiments described herein. An entity recognition may be performed on an unstructured document...
Disaster and emergency mode for mobile radio phones
A method and device are provided for allowing an efficient control of the establishment of connections of mobile radio phones that are present in an area hit by...
Processing of printed documents
A document processing method comprises adding document markers to predetermined locations of an electronically stored document. These are printed with the...
Speaker component for a portable electronic device
A speaker component for a portable electronic device which accepts a receiver and redirects the sound emitted from the receiver toward the speaker hole in the...
System and method for enabling radio operations on a wireless computing
Embodiments of the invention provide for a wireless computing device that comprises a set of one or more radio components to transmit and receive wireless...
Parallelization in printing
Disclosed are various embodiments of various systems that facilitate the printing of documents. In one representative example, one arrangement includes a...
Apparatus and methods to achieve a variable color pixel border on a
negative mode screen with a passive matrix...
A display unit is constituted by a passive matrix of independently controllable pixels characterized by an active area of n rows and m columns of discrete...
Reference signal synchronized to clock signal
A system comprising a clock board comprising a clock generator, a first board comprising an indicator and coupled to said clock board. The clock generator...
A thermistor includes a multi-layer graphite structure having a basal plane resistivity that increases with increasing temperature; a substrate upon which the...