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A method is disclosed that comprises creating a plurality of vaulting policies, each vaulting policy having one or more cycles specifying a movement of media to...
Detection of cloned identifiers in communication systems
According to one aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method, in a communication system having a plurality of communication devices each having...
An optical interconnect includes a translatable optical source; an optical modulator element disposed on a circuit board and configured to receive an optical...
Dynamic optical signal tracking on a detector array in a free space
optical communication system
A free-space optical communication system includes a detector array having a plurality of detector elements and a transmitting source. Dynamic movement of the...
Magnetically activated photonic switches and switch fabrics employing the
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to photonic switches and switch fabrics employing the photonic switches. In one embodiment of the...
Photonic systems and methods for encoding data in carrier electromagnetic
Various embodiments of the present invention are related to photonic systems and methods that can be used to encode data in carrier electromagnetic waves. In...
Charge-based memory cell for optical resonator tuning
An optical resonator configured to be tuned using a charge-based memory cell includes an optical cavity configured to transmit light and receive injected charge...
Method and apparatus for router aggregation
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of routing a packet by way of a router aggregation. A packet is received from outside the aggregation by an...
Apparatus and methods for maintaining a reliable time clock on a mobile
computing device supporting satellite...
Various embodiments for maintaining a reliable time clock on a mobile computing device are described. In one embodiment, a mobile computing device may...
Providing a capacitor-based power supply to enable backup copying of data
from volatile storage to persistent...
A system includes a volatile storage, a persistent storage, a capacitor-based power supply, and a controller coupled to the capacitor-based power supply. The...
Memory access strobe configuration system and process
A memory access strobe configuration system and process operable to generate a strobe signal having a selected phase. Based on the strobe signal, a write/read...
Server infrastructure having independent backplanes to distribute power
and to route signals
Embodiments of the present technique are directed to a backplane infrastructure. The backplane infrastructure may include a passive power backplane configured...
Removable airflow guide assembly for a computer system
In accordance with at least some embodiments, a computer system include a chassis and a main airflow channel within the chassis. The computer system also...
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to single prism beamsplitters and compound beamsplitters formed from combining one or more of the single prism...
Memristors with insulation elements and methods for fabricating the same
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to nanoscale memristor devices that provide nonvolatile memristive switching. In one embodiment, a memristor...
Pigmented ink having infrared absorption and low visible color
An ink having infrared (IR) absorptivity includes an ink vehicle and an IR absorptive pigment having low visible color. According to one exemplary embodiment,...
Pretreatment fluid and method of making and using the same
A pretreatment fluid includes an effective amount of a fluorinated surfactant and a vehicle. The fluorinated surfactant is selected from at least one non-ionic...
Ink compositions for use in highlighter markers and associated methods
Highlighter ink compositions can be prepared which provide improved abilities to reduce smear during highlighting. Highlighter ink compositions can include an...
Microfluidic device and a fluid ejection device incorporating the same
A microfluidic device includes first and second substrates bonded together. The first substrate has first and second opposed surfaces. A die pocket is formed in...
Pressure sensor grid
A pressure sensor grid can comprise a plurality of bottom wires, arranged substantially parallel to each other and overlaid by a plurality of top wires arranged...
Central processing unit with multiple clock zones and operating method
One embodiment of the invention comprises, in each clock zone of a central processing unit, at least one sensor that generates a power signal indicative of a...
TPM device for multi-processor systems
In one embodiment, a computer system comprises at least a first computing cell and a second computing cell, each computing cell comprising at least one...
Storage system including capability to move a virtual storage device group
without moving data
A storage system comprises a plurality of storage arrays, a plurality of controllers selectively coupled to ones of the storage arrays, a network fabric...
System and method of a storage expansion unit for a network attached
A system and method of a storage expansion unit for a network attached storage device. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are storage expander...
Apparatus for communicating with a network
An apparatus for communicating with a network comprises a queue and logic. The queue has at least one entry stored therein. The at least one entry respectively...
Method for intelligently selecting wireless access point
A method and system for selecting and connecting to an access point in a wireless network of devices, such as a Bluetooth network. Initially, an initiator...
A method for discovering a network comprising network devices, the method including dividing the network into zones of network devices, in a zone of the...
Tiered web site with web-tier admission control based on utilization data
generated on application tier
An e-commerce web site has an application tier and a web tier, each with multiple servers. The application tier runs the resource-intensive functions germane to...
Ink cartridge vending machine
A vending machine capable of refilling used ink cartridges as well as dispensing filled ink cartridges is closed. The vending machine includes at least one...
Method and system for reducing a voice signal noise
A method is provided whereby, before being subjected to a low rate voice coding, an incoming digital voice signal is chronologically segmented into blocks, the...
Identifying remote, external devices and facilitating communication
A method for enabling a portable electronic device, such as a personal data assistant (PDA), cellular telephone, or notebook computer, to identify remote,...
Personalization, diagnostics and terminal management for mobile devices in
A system, method, and device supporting delivery of personalized information via an electronic device of a user. Personalizations of an electronic device for a...
Wireless communication noise suppression system
A wireless communications noise suppression system comprises an electronic device having wireless module communicatively coupled to an antenna via a cable, an...
Audio noise reduction
A method for reducing audio noise in an audio signal acquisition is described herein. The method includes: receiving an input audio signal; separating the input...
Technique for handling incoming reply messages
Messages are handled by a determination that an incoming message is in response to a previous outgoing message, where the previous outgoing message is sent from...
Method of choosing nodes in a multi-network
Embodiments include methods, apparatus, and systems for choosing nodes in a multi-network. One embodiment includes a method that receives demand characteristics...
Managing connectivity in a virtual network
Embodiments include methods, apparatus, and systems for managing connectivity in a virtual network. One embodiment determines if information received from a...
Configurable molecular switch array
A computing system for implementing at least one electronic circuit with gain comprises at least one two-dimensional molecular switch array. The molecular...
Portable electronic device enclosure
A mechanism for protecting a portable electronic device, e.g., a handheld computer system. In one embodiment, the present invention is comprised of an encasing...
Tape drive with a clamping mechanism coupled to a flexible circuit
Various embodiments are disclosed for a flexible circuit. In one embodiment, the flexible circuit bends on a curved surface to form a partial loop.
Color sensor performance
The present disclosure includes a number of method, medium, and apparatus claims utilized for color sensor performance. One method includes determining...
Method and apparatus for the creation of compound digital image effects
A user captures a digital image, which is then selected for post-processing within the image capture device. The image capture device decompresses the full size...
Structured display system with system defined transitions
A disclosed system (and method) is configured to receive an instruction to transition from a first view to a second view. The first view and the second view...
Video controller switching system and method
A video controller switching system comprises a computing platform having a user video controller configured to control non-administrative video output of the...
Computer device output setting indicator
A computer device comprises an output monitor configured to determine an output configuration setting for the computer device and automatically actuate an...
Prioritizing power-consuming applications of an electronic device powered
by a battery
A power management system comprises a power management module configured to receive a requested duration for powering an electronic device by a battery, the...
Layered electro-organic devices with crosslinked polymer and methods of
preparing the same
The present invention is drawn to a layered organic device, and a method of forming the same. The method includes steps of applying a first solvent-containing...
Method of charging toner particles
A method of charging toner particles in a liquid toner comprising: mixing the toner with an acid; and mixing the toner with a base that reacts with the acid to...
A connector frame is provided. The connector frame can be a generally rectangular member having a bore formed therethrough. The rectangular member can be at...
Connection systems and methods
A connector apparatus is provided. The apparatus can include a housing having at least a first aperture and a second aperture. The apparatus can further include...