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Inlet structure and assembly method
In one embodiment, a fluid ejector assembly includes: an inlet structure having an opening therein through which fluid may enter the assembly, the inlet...
Combined ink family keying for an ink cartridge
An ink cartridge includes a single insertion key having a combined datum and keying feature, said insertion key being located on a back edge portion of the ink...
Method and system for perturbing
multi-radio-frequency-identification-tag-reader networks to increase
Methods and systems of the present invention employ perturbation techniques for configuring RFID-tag-reader networks in order to achieve increased overall...
Pivoting print units
An apparatus and method print onto a portion of a medium with one or more print units in a printing orientation and pivot the one or more print units about one...
System and method for cooling computers
In certain embodiments, an air-pressurizing device is positioned to discharge a computer system. A supply conduit pneumatically couples a cooled-air discharge...
Nullification of malicious code by data file transformation
To nullify any malicious code potentially contained within a data file, a transformation engine randomly selects a transformation from a number of available...
Method and system for governing access to computing utilities
A method and system for governing resources in a computing utility receives a demand profile associated with an application that identifies the resources...
Target thread selection in a multi-threaded process
In an embodiment of the invention, an apparatus and method for a target thread selection in a multi-threaded process perform the steps of receiving a signal...
Methods of displaying resources of overlapping but separate hierarchies
A method of using a Graphical User Interface (GUI) to display relationships amongst resources of a system can include illustrating at least two overlapping but...
Displaying rating indications for drop targets in response to user
dragging of mobile icon
When a user drags a mobile icon, ratings indications are displayed for target icons on which said mobile icon can be dropped.
Method and apparatus to combine power and control signals in a mobile
A mobile computing device is described that includes multiple device components, a power supply and a power line connected to each device component. The power...
Secure read and write access to configuration registers in computer
The disclosed embodiments relate to a secure configuration space for a computing device. Each of the configuration resisters in a configuration space are...
Computer security method and computer system
A method for secure loading, integrity checking of the runtime image and control over the runtime execution of applications which ensures that a software...
Operating environment configuration system and method
An operating environment configuration system comprises a first operating system of a computer device having at least one configuration setting associated...
Systems and methods for pushing data
A system for pushing data, the system includes a source node that stores a coherent copy of a block of data. The system also includes a push engine configured...
Server with LAN switch that connects ports based on connection information
received from first and second LANs
A server includes a processor, a memory, and a plurality of interfaces for outputting server status information. A LAN switch includes a first port configured...
Method and system for predicting connections in a computer network
A method and system are disclosed for predicting connections in a computer network. In accordance with exemplary embodiments of the present invention,...
Data assurance in server consolidation
A method for data assurance in server consolidation is provided. The method includes collecting an inventory of a plurality of source servers in a desired...
Managing power and performance
A method for integrating information technology (IT) data with non-IT data, comprising: first identifying a non-IT network for accessing non-IT data, second...
E-mail addressing and document management
A method and system for managing and manipulating documents sent via e-mail wherein dedicated e-mail addresses associated with daemons, or other programming...
Systems and methods for location-based real estate service
A system and method for searching real estate properties, a system and method for estimating the size of an area, and a system and method for associating an...
System and method for discounted printing
A system and method for method for implementing a discounted printing is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for implementing discounted printing includes...
Method and system for automated meeting scheduling
One aspect of the invention is a method for scheduling a meeting. An interface is provided to allow a user to input information regarding a meeting into a...
Hard image forming apparatus and method having contamination removal
Hard image forming apparatuses and methods are described. According to one arrangement, a hard image forming apparatus includes an imaging member comprising a...
Method of managing one-time pad data and device implementing this method
A device stores one-time pad data for use in carrying out various tasks. In order to preserve the ability to carry out important tasks that require the use of...
Power saving techniques based on coverage conditions
Techniques for managing power consumption are disclosed. For instance, an apparatus may include a first network interface module, a second network interface...
Sampling of network traffic based on CAM lookup
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of sampling network traffic. A data packet is received by a network device. Information is extracted from fields in...
Nanowire-based memristor devices
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to memristor devices that provide nonvolatile memristive switching. In one embodiment, a memristor device...
Ejectable/retractable interface module for a computer system
An ejectable/retractable interface module is disclosed. AN exemplary interface module may include a display trolley assembly, and a display module pivotally...
Configurable single submission event printer
A method for configuring a printer to automatically print multiple proof prints includes configuring a printer with an adjustable process parameter to a first...
Video buffer management
In one embodiment a video system comprises a first tuner, a first memory buffer coupled to the first tuner to receive a first video signal from the first tuner,...
Method and apparatus for selectable display mode for intelligently
enhancing battery life
A method and system for enhancing the life of a battery within a portable or otherwise battery operated electronic device. The method and system provide...
Accessory module for handheld devices
An accessory module or accessory display device for a handheld computer is disclosed. The device includes an interface configured to be coupled to a handheld...
Resonator having a stator coupled to three stator voltages
A resonator includes a translator, a stator, and a control circuit. The control circuit is configured to provide first and second translator voltages and first...
A method of manufacturing a microelectronic device including imprinting a layer on a substrate with an imprinted pattern, the imprinted pattern defining a first...
Systems and methods for printing borderless images on printable media
A system of printing borderless images on printable media includes at least one sheet of printable media including an imaging surface and a non-imaging surface....
Gloss-enhancing coating for ink-jet media
The present invention is drawn to a composition for cast-coating on ink-jet media. The composition includes a liquid vehicle, silica particulates, and an...
Immobilizing chemical or biological sensing molecules on semi-conducting
The present invention is drawn toward a chemical or biological sensor that can comprise a semi-conducting nanowire and a chemical or biological sensing molecule...
Photonically activated fluid dispensing system and methods
A fluid dispensing system, including a photon source disposed on a moveable carriage and a fluid ejector array having a plurality of fluid ejection elements...
Volumetric is fluid dispensing devices, systems, and methods
A volumetric fluid dispensing device can include a fluid reservoir having at least one flexible wall and a dispensing reservoir oriented above the fluid...
Dice with polymer ribs
The present disclosure is drawn to dice with polymer ribs. In one example, a die structure can comprise a die having a plurality of die slots, the die having...
Portable server monitor
Using a modulation transfer function of a device to create digital content
for the device
A modified modulation transfer function of a device is determined. The modified modulation transfer function includes intentional deviations from a nominal...
Media projector system for preventing the display of on-screen display
A system comprising a media player configured to play media content, a projector operatively coupled to the media player, and a control unit operatively coupled...
Apparatus and method for detecting resource consumption and preventing
In an embodiment of the invention, an apparatus and method for detecting resource consumption and preventing workload starvation, are provided. The apparatus...
Systems and methods for providing capacity management of resource pools
for servicing workloads
A method comprises receiving, by a capacity management tool, a capacity management operation request that specifies a resource pool-level operation desired for...
Process assignment to physical processors using minimum and maximum
A system and method is provided for assigning a plurality of executable processes to a plurality of physical processors in a multi-processor computer system...
System and method for determining allocation of resource access demands to
different classes of service based...
A method comprises receiving into a planning tool a representative workload for a consumer. The method further comprises receiving into the planning tool...
Lock contention pinpointing
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of finding lock contention in an application with concurrent threads. Status data is retrieved by periodically...