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Systems and methods for multi-tenant data protection application

Systems and methods for multi-tenant data protection application

Apparatus of fabricating water-repellent fabric

Auspring ltd.

Apparatus of fabricating water-repellent fabric


Date/App# patent app List of recent Aster-related patents
07/23/15
20150208325 
 Apparatus for providing information about available service using proxy server and method therefor patent thumbnailnew patent Apparatus for providing information about available service using proxy server and method therefor
An apparatus for providing information about an available service using a proxy server and a method thereof. The apparatus includes an available service checker, a database, an available service searcher, and an available service broadcaster.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/23/15
20150205974 
 Systems and methods for multi-tenant data protection application patent thumbnailnew patent Systems and methods for multi-tenant data protection application
A system for providing a multi-tenant data protection application includes a server shared by all tenants for access to the provided multi-tenant data protection application. The system further includes business logic for managing tenants of the multi-tenant data protection application, tenant resource allocation and isolation of tenant operating environments.

07/23/15
20150204732 
 Method and  measuring surface temperature of cast slab patent thumbnailnew patent Method and measuring surface temperature of cast slab
A main object of the present invention is to provide a method capable of measuring surface temperatures of a plurality of points of cast slab at a secondary cooling zone of a continuous caster with a good accuracy and at low cost. The method comprises the steps of inserting one end of a plurality of optical fibers 3 respectively to nozzles 1 and tubes 2, and installing each nozzle between support rolls that support the cast slab, while spraying purge air from each nozzle toward a surface of the cast slab, receiving a thermal radiation light from the cast slab at the one end of each optical fiber, gathering other ends of the optical fibers 3, 81 in a bundle to take images including a core image of the other end of each optical fibers by an imaging means 5, and calculating the surface temperature of the cast slab..
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation


07/23/15
20150203673 
 Polypropylene compounds having non-migratory slip properties patent thumbnailnew patent Polypropylene compounds having non-migratory slip properties
A masterbatch having epoxy-functionalized silicone as a slip additive, the polypropylene compound that the silicone-containing masterbatch has been let down into, and the plastic articles and films from such compounds having improved slip properties are disclosed. The improved slip properties are evidenced by (1) essentially no migration of the slip additive 12 weeks after manufacturing, (2) a dynamic coefficient of friction value of less than 0.4 and a static coefficient of friction 0.6 or less within the first day of manufacturing according to the astm d1894-01 method, and (3) less than 15% change in the dynamic and static coefficient of friction values between the first day of manufacturing and 20 days after manufacturing..
Polyone Corporation


07/23/15
20150203643 
 Polyethylene compounds having non-migratory slip properties patent thumbnailnew patent Polyethylene compounds having non-migratory slip properties
A masterbatch having functionalized silicone with an epoxy group or a secondary amine group as a slip additive, the polyethylene compound that the silicone-containing masterbatch has been let down into, and the plastic articles and films from such compounds having improved slip properties are disclosed. The improved slip properties are evidenced by essentially no migration of the slip additive 12 weeks after manufacturing and a dynamic coefficient of friction value of less than 0.4 and a static coefficient of friction 0.5 or less as measured within the first day of manufacturing according to the astm d1894-01 method..
Polyone Corporation


07/23/15
20150203155 
 Trailer hitching and tracking steering patent thumbnailnew patent Trailer hitching and tracking steering
Improvements in a trailer hitching and tracking steering system are disclosed include a new style rv or wagon style rv that includes an extendable, variable position tow bar that accommodates misalignment of a tow vehicle. The tow bar can be rotated for storage within the rv wagon.

07/23/15
20150203154 
 Tilting wheeled vehicle patent thumbnailnew patent Tilting wheeled vehicle
A tilting, preferably three-wheeled, vehicle is disclosed that has a tilting mechanism that allows the vehicle to have leaning characteristics substantially similar to those offered by an in-line two-wheeled vehicle, but that does not require complex linkages and/or control systems to operate effectively. A tilting linkage is operably secured to a frame to allow a pair of spaced apart wheels to remain substantially aligned with the plane of the vehicle throughout its range of movement while still allowing the steering axes of each wheel to intersect the substantially vertical centerline of each wheel.
Tilting Motor Works, Inc.


07/23/15
20150202876 
 Printing control device, printing control method, and printing control program patent thumbnailnew patent Printing control device, printing control method, and printing control program
A printing control device includes a nozzle information obtainment unit that obtains the position of a discharge-failing nozzle which fails to discharge ink in a printing head which includes a nozzle array, a data generation unit that generates printing data in which a dot position is associated with a nozzle which discharges ink so that a raster which is one line and is configured by a plurality of dot positions is configured through multiple times of a scan, and a data correction unit that specifies a first position which is the position where ink is discharged by a discharge-failing nozzle and corrects the printing data so that non-discharge of ink is associated with the first position, and discharge of ink is associated with a second position between which the first position is interposed when discharge of ink is associated with the first position in the printing data generated.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation


07/23/15
20150202816 
 Apparatus of fabricating water-repellent fabric patent thumbnailnew patent Apparatus of fabricating water-repellent fabric
An apparatus is provided to fabricate a water-repellent fabric. At first, a water-repellent agent is evenly dispersed into masterbatches.
Auspring Co.,ltd.


07/23/15
20150202712 
 Adhesion improvement via material nanostructuring or texturizing patent thumbnailnew patent Adhesion improvement via material nanostructuring or texturizing
A embodiment of the invention includes providing a system and method in accordance with an embodiment of the invention including processing a target surface of interest to adjust interfacial material characteristics such as increasing surface area and/or chemical interaction properties via laser texturizing such as via increasing porosity. An embodiment can include an ultrashort pulse laser (uspl), wherein laser pulses are of a duration of femtoseconds, and adapting the uspl's laser energy output irradiance to athermally convert the target surface of interest's material into a plasma state for re-deposition on the target surface; applying the exemplary embodiment's laser beam energy in a raster pattern across the target surface, wherein the uspl is adapted to nano-structure or texturize the target surface to produce a region having a surface covered by texturized structures that can include nano structures increasing adhesion or chemical reaction properties of the target surface..
The United States Of America As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy


07/23/15
20150201751 
new patent

Folding worktable


The present invention provides a folding worktable, which includes a frame and a board. It is upheld by four legs of retractable folding braces.

07/16/15
20150201244 

Systems and methods for linking television viewers with advertisers and broadcasters


The present invention provides systems and methods for providing television schedule information to a viewer, and for allowing the viewer to link, search, select and interact with information in a remote database, e.g., a database on the internet. The television schedule information can be displayed on a variety of viewer interfaces, such as televisions screens, computer monitors, pctv screens and the like.
Rovi Guides, Inc.


07/09/15
20150195696 

System and reception of cell broadcast messages


A system, station and corresponding methods for providing warning notifications. In one exemplary method, it is determined whether any of a plurality of stations to which a warning notification is to transmitted is in a connected state.
Apple Inc.


07/09/15
20150193969 

Graphics processing


A graphics processor includes a vertex shader 20 that processes input attribute values from a vertex buffer 26 to generate output vertex shaded attribute values 28 to be used by a rasteriser/fragment shader 22 of the graphics processor when processing an image for display. Vertex shader output attributes for which the vertex shader input attributes that the vertex shader output attribute depends on are defined solely on a per-vertex basis or solely on a per-instance basis are identified.
Arm Limited


07/09/15
20150193968 

Sparse rasterization


An importance map indicates, for each of a plurality of pixels, whether the pixel is considered important enough to be rendered. A hierarchical tree for pixels is created to generate a hierarchical importance map.

07/09/15
20150193788 

Data perspective analysis system and method


A data perspective analysis method is provided. The method includes obtaining, using a processor, one or more perspective criteria stored in a memory device.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.


07/09/15
20150193317 

Recovery of a network infrastructure to facilitate business continuity


Methods and systems for disaster recovery of a network infrastructure to facilitate business continuity. A method including capturing, by at least one computer device, data and ecology information about an entire existing network infrastructure.
International Business Machines Corporation


07/09/15
20150193164 

Method and system for heterogeneous data volume


A method and system is disclosed for providing a heterogeneous data storage comprising a plurality of storage devices of different types with respect to device vendor, model, capacity, performance and/or function. The present invention employs data access mechanisms specific to the type of underlying storage and the type of data to be stored or retrieved, and provides for integrated remote mirroring, disaster recovery and hierarchical storage management (hsm), as well as improved i/o performance and life expectancy of storage disks.
Nexenta Systems, Inc.


07/09/15
20150191009 

Adjustment printing positions, printing apparatus and printing system


With an ink jet head having for each color two parallel columns of nozzles arranged shifted by one-half the pitch, odd-numbered rasters and even-numbered rasters are printed by the two nozzle columns. The registration between the odd- and even-numbered rasters is secured during the printing to produce a high quality image.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


07/09/15
20150190013 

Cooking grill shielding device


A portable barrier blocks smoke, heat, and grease spatter from coming into contact with an upper body of one who is grilling. The portable barrier includes a vertically adjustable transparent barrier arranged between two vertical risers.

07/02/15
20150189786 

Rackless computing equipment construction


A self-supporting server chassis accepts blade server computing devices, and other like computing devices and associated infrastructure hardware, and also provides structural support for vertical stacking of such self-supporting server chassis, thereby eliminating the need for conventional racks. Internal support structures, such as rails, holes and standoffs, accept and provide physical support for the computing devices and other infrastructure hardware.
Microsoft Corporation


07/02/15
20150189116 

Network device, control method, and storage medium


A network device communicates with a management server that manages a shared setting value and an individual setting value as a master data. The network device includes a first receiving unit configured to receive a first instruction associated with an input from a user for the shared setting value; a second receiving unit configured to receive a second instruction indicating an initialization processing; a first requesting unit configured to make a request to the management server in accordance with the first instruction; a second requesting unit configured to request for the management server in accordance with the second instruction; an executing unit configured to execute the initialization processing in accordance with the second instruction; a query unit configured to perform a query for the management server; and a modifying and reflecting unit configured to modify and reflect the shared setting value..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


07/02/15
20150189038 

Method and pre-fetching remote resources for subsequent display on a mobile computing device


A computer-implemented method and system for pre-fetching remote resource data from a remote mapping system for display on a client computing device is disclosed. Data received at a client device from an online mapping system in response to a query from the client device includes vector and remote resource data.
Google Inc.


07/02/15
20150187329 

Method and system for implementing flexible color schemes in a raster image


A method for coloring a greyscale raster image defined by a plurality of predefined greyscale values, having the following steps: (i) receiving a color selection intended for a portion of the raster image; (ii) retrieving from a predefined database multiple groups of predefined color parameter values, each group of predefined color parameter values defining a color parameter associated with the selected color, and each group of predefined color parameter values including a predefined greyscale value; and (iii) for each pixel within said portion of said raster image, determining a pixel channel value for each of a plurality of color channels that collectively define an appearance of said pixel, said determination being based on said predefined greyscale value for said pixel, and said predefined color parameter values for at least two of said predefined color parameters associated with said selected color.. .
Groupestahl


07/02/15
20150186565 

Augmented material point simulating phase changes and varied materials


The disclosure provides an approach for simulating and rendering materials across different states and undergoing phase transitions. In one configuration, a simulation application generates video frames depicting a material phenomenon using an augmented material point method (mpm).
Disney Enterprises, Inc.


07/02/15
20150185622 

Illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus


An illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus comprises an optical integrator, which includes a first optical raster plate and a second optical raster plate. The first second optical raster plate comprising an array of first lenses having, along a reference direction, a first focal length f1, and the second optical raster plate comprises an array of second lenses having, along the reference direction, a second focal length f2.
Carl Zeiss Smt Gmbh


07/02/15
20150183449 

Utility machine with dual-mode steering


An apparatus for transporting carts including a machine body, a steering control arranged on the body, a steering pedestal pivotally arranged with respect to the body, and a selection mechanism adapted to be selectively coupleable between the body and the steering pedestal providing for a caster mode and a steering mode respectively. A method of using a dual mode utility machine including depressing a first lever thereby engaging a pivoting selector into a steering pedestal engaging position and controlling the direction of the machine by rotatably manipulating a tiller, and depressing a second lever thereby disengaging the pivoting selector from a steering pedestal engaging position to a body engaging position and controlling the direction of the machine by pushing and/or pulling a machine from side to side via a fixed tiller..
Dane Technologies, Inc.


07/02/15
20150181998 

Carrying case


Provided is a carrying case including: a case body; a grip gripped when moving the case body; a supporting part having a distal end provided with the grip; and casters configured to roll in contact with a road when moving the case body, wherein the case body has a first sidewall, a second sidewall opposed to the first sidewall, and a frame wall extending in a thickness direction across edges of the first sidewall and the second sidewall, and the supporting part has a proximal end arranged on an outer surface of one of the first sidewall and the second sidewall pivotally about a shaft extending along the thickness direction, the carrying case further including: a holding and releasing mechanism configured to hold and release the proximal end about the shaft; and an operating part configured to operate the holding and releasing mechanism to hold and release the proximal end.. .
Kowa Kikai Sekkei Kabushiki Kaisha


06/25/15
20150181575 

Methods and enhanced coverage transmission for lte advanced


A system and method for communicating with a coverage enhanced user equipment (ue) is provided. A base station transmits system information (si) to the ue in a mtc framework.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


06/25/15
20150181282 

Multiple location channel database for digital television system and method


A digital television is presented that stores multiple channel maps in its channel memory. Each map is associated with a particular geographic location.
Bby Solutions, Inc.


06/25/15
20150178982 

Four corner high performance depth test


One or more apparatus and method for multi-pixel/sample level depth testing in a graphics processor is described. In embodiments, a bounding-box of variable size over which a depth test is to be performed is determined based on the pattern of lit pixels or samples within rasterizer tile.

06/25/15
20150178962 

Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image generating method, and medium


An image processing apparatus includes: an image generating section to generate an image having a gradation value for each pixel by a rasterizing process; and a position correcting section to correct a position of a certain region of the image on a pixel basis. The image generating section generates the image including a line image by the rasterizing process, so that a line width of the line image is adjusted to be equal to or more than twice a minimum line width which can be generated by the rasterizing process..
Konica Minolta, Inc.


06/25/15
20150178395 

System and idempotent interactive disparate object discovery, retrieval and display


The present invention is a system that performs a real time on-demand searching for items such as goods or services with specific search criteria, and returns a set of search results that are deduped and can be updated when modifications to the search results occur. The functionality is provided by a idempotence search system having a user agent that asynchronously receives search results from user's remote computing devices, a set of fetchers for retrieving search results from associated external site and organizing the results in a results queue, a plurality of parser operating in parallel, a broadcaster wherein the user agent includes retrieving the difference from the delta queue, retrieving the results associated with the difference and displaying the results for the user..
Zumur, Llc


06/25/15
20150178358 

Verification of transformed content


A computer manages methods for determining accurate document transformation by rendering the source document into a non-rasterized format, where the non-rasterized format is a rendered source document. The computer rendering the target document into a non-rasterized format, where the non-rasterized format is a rendered target document.
International Business Machines Corporation


06/25/15
20150178344 

Verification of transformed content


A computer manages methods for determining accurate document transformation by rendering the source document into a non-rasterized format, where the non-rasterized format is a rendered source document. The computer rendering the target document into a non-rasterized format, where the non-rasterized format is a rendered target document.
International Business Machines Corporation


06/25/15
20150178327 

Systems and methods providing master data management statistics


According to some embodiments, a plurality of records may be received over a period of time from a plurality of sources. As the records are received during the period of time, master data management may be performed to match at least some records from different sources with each other.

06/25/15
20150178248 

Delayed rendering of content


The invention relates to a computer implemented method for preparing content of a document, wherein a document file is received as an input, the content of the document file is parsed, the parsed content data items forming the content of the document file are classified into at least two separate categories. Further, within the method at least one of the following is performed for the classified parsed content data items: rendering the content data items classified in a first category into a raster canvas and storing the rendered content of the raster canvas into a raster image file, generating and storing a meta file comprising at least one preprocessed rendering instruction for at least one content data item classified in a second category.
Documill Oy


06/25/15
20150178030 

Network device, control network device, and storage medium thereof


A network device communicates with a management server for managing master data of a setting value to be set in a plurality of network devices. The network device includes a receiving unit configured to receive an instruction for a change of the setting value; a storing unit configured to store a job in a memory unit; an executing unit configured to execute the change of the setting value in response to a success of the storage of the job; a request unit configured to request the management server to modify and reflect the change of the setting value; and a notifying unit configured to notify the completion of the change of the setting value without waiting for a response from the management server in response to the completion of the change of the setting value by the executing unit..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


06/25/15
20150177816 

Semiconductor integrated circuit apparatus


When a bus stop request control unit issues a module-specific bus stop request signal, a bus stop control unit coupled to a bus slave determines a module that serves as a bus master of the bus slave and on which the bus slave is dependent, for example, on the basis of information in a dependence setting register. The bus stop control unit then outputs a prior bus stop request signal to the module on which the bus slave is dependent, so as to stop use of a bus of the module.
Renesas Electronics Corporation


06/25/15
20150177102 

Engine test device


In an engine test apparatus of a type to stop a carriage carrying an engine, by pressing a wheel of the carriage to a rail, the wheel and rail may be damaged if the wheel is pressed strongly. An engine test apparatus 1 is arranged to perform an engine performance test by moving a carriage 2 carrying an engine, along a rail 3, to the position of a dynamometer.
Meidensha Corporation


06/25/15
20150176757 

Camera pedestal


A camera pedestal has wheels that can be positively steered via a steering bar operating a corrective and crab mode steering system, and that may also be uncoupled from the steering system and operated in a caster wheel mode. The pedestal includes a base having a chassis and four leg assemblies.
Chapman/leonard Studio Equipment, Inc.


06/25/15
20150175765 

Process for the preparation of expandable polystyrene


A process for the preparation of expandable polystyrene (eps) containing particles of carbon black and/or graphite is disclosed, comprising: (a) forming a masterbatch by adding carbon black and/or graphite to styrene polymer, (b) adding said masterbatch to an organic phase comprising styrene and optional comonomers, and heating the organic phase to a temperature between 30 and 90° c., (c) mixing the organic phase with an aqueous phase comprising water and suspending agents preheated to a temperature between 80 and 120° c. Which is higher than the temperature of the organic phase, and (d) polymerising in a suspension polymerisation reaction the styrene and optional comonomers contained in the mixed aqueous and organic phases, with an expanding agent being added before, during or after the polymerisation, wherein the styrene polymer in the masterbatch contains at least 1 000 ppm of dimers.
Ineos Europe Ag


06/25/15
20150174977 

Gravitationally aligning wheels


A trailer stand includes a wheel assembly and a carriage. The wheel assembly includes a bearing, a wheel rotatable in connection with the bearing to be rotatable in a first direction, but not rotatable in a second transverse direction, a pivot connectable to the object, and a frame connected to the pivot to be pivotable with respect to the object, the frame sized and dimensioned to support the bearing at an offset with respect to the pivot axis of the pivot to thereby form caster trail, the frame having a mass distributed unequally upon left and right sides of the wheel assembly, thereby causing the frame to pivot with respect to the earth, to a predetermined orientation, when the frame is tilted with respect to a normal orientation with respect to the earth.

06/25/15
20150174976 

Gravitationally aligning wheels


A trailer stand includes a wheel assembly and a carriage. The wheel assembly includes a bearing, a wheel rotatable in connection with the bearing to be rotatable in a first direction, but not rotatable in a second transverse direction, a pivot connectable to the object, and a frame connected to the pivot to be pivotable with respect to the object, the frame sized and dimensioned to support the bearing at an offset with respect to the pivot axis of the pivot to thereby form caster trail, the frame having a mass distributed unequally upon left and right sides of the wheel assembly, thereby causing the frame to pivot with respect to the earth, to a predetermined orientation, when the frame is tilted with respect to a normal orientation with respect to the earth.

06/25/15
20150174957 

Caster suspension system


A caster assembly incorporating a shock absorber is disclosed including an upper mount defining a vertical spindle axis for mounting to a movable structure. A lower mount is rigidly and pivotally mounted to the upper mount and rotatable about a pivot axis.
Altoz, Inc


06/25/15
20150174699 

Rastered laser melting of a curved surface path with uniform power density distribution


A method of progressing a melt front (55) around a curved progression path (20) via a pattern (lp) of transverse laser scan lines (s1-s8) of differing lengths. Multiple area bands (b1-b8) conceptually divide a width of the curved path.

06/25/15
20150174649 

Edge dam upper portion sealing twin roll strip caster


There is provided an edge dam upper portion sealing apparatus for a twin roll strip caster. The edge dam upper portion sealing apparatus may include: a sealing pad making tight contact with an upper portion of an edge dam and a lateral side of a meniscus shield of the twin roll strip caster; a bearing member coupled to the sealing pad; and a driving unit connected to the bearing member and coupled to at least two links for forming a link structure..
Posco


06/25/15
20150174648 

Method of manufacturing thin martensitic stainless steel sheet using strip caster with twin rolls and thin martensitic stainless steel sheet manufactured by the same


(b) size of crowns of rolling rolls: 50 to 250 μm.. .

06/25/15
20150174647 

Method of manufacturing ti-containing austenitic stainless steel sheet by twin roll strip caster


T(° c.)=−19,755/log(n%)−7.78−0.07(%ti)+log(%ti)−0.045(%cr)−273  [formula 2]. .

06/18/15
20150172683 

Raster to block conversion in a compressed domain


A system for raster to block conversion in a compressed domain may include a raster to block encoder, a raster to block decoder, and a memory partitioned into a number of memory stripes having widths of a number of bits. The raster to block encoder may be configured to receive image information associated with pixels of an image in raster order, compress the image information associated with the pixels of the image to generate compressed bits that correspond to at least one of memory stripes, and write the compressed bits to the at least one of the memory stripes.
Broadcom Corporation


06/18/15
20150172111 

Techniques for san storage cluster synchronous disaster recovery


Improved techniques for disaster recovery of storage service accessible through storage area networks are disclosed. Embodiments include establishing peer relationships between nodes of primary and secondary computing clusters.
Netapp, Inc.


06/18/15
20150172102 

Software-defined networking disaster recovery


Embodiments relate to software-defined networking (sdn) disaster recovery. An aspect is a computer-implemented method that includes establishing a plurality of flows, by an sdn controller, between a plurality of switches and pairs of servers in a network, including at least two different pairs of server types.
International Business Machines Corporation


06/18/15
20150172101 

Software-defined networking disaster recovery


Embodiments relate to software-defined networking (sdn) disaster recovery. An aspect is a computer-implemented method that includes establishing a plurality of flows, by an sdn controller, between a plurality of switches and pairs of servers in a network, including at least two different pairs of server types.
International Business Machines Corporation


06/18/15
20150170413 

Systems and methods for rapid three-dimensional modeling with real facade texture


A computer system is described for automatically generating a 3d model, including hardware and non-transitory computer readable medium accessible by the hardware and storing instructions that when executed by the hardware cause it to create wire-frame data of structures within a geographic area; identify a geographic location of a structure of the structures; receive multiple oblique images representing the geographic location and containing a real façade texture of the structure; locate a geographical position of a real façade texture of the structure; select one or more base oblique image from the multiple oblique images by analyzing, with selection logic, image raster content of the real façade texture depicted in the multiple oblique images, and, relate the real façade texture of the one or more base oblique image to the wire-frame data of the structure to create a three dimensional model providing a real-life representation of physical characteristics of the structure.. .
Pictometry International Corp.


06/18/15
20150170410 

Reducing shading by merging fragments from the adjacent primitives


Instead of shading a triangle from the rasterizer as soon as it is known that there is a sample inside the triangle, in accordance with one embodiment, shading is delayed until the triangle beside it, called the neighboring triangle, is received. If there is a neighboring triangle facing the same way, with non-mutually exclusive coverage, meaning that it is not overlapping the same region, then the shader shades only once for the pair of triangles.

06/18/15
20150170406 

Graphic processing unit, system-on-chip including graphic processing unit, and graphic processing system including graphic processing unit


A graphic processing unit includes a primitive assembler configured to produce position information of a first primitive and position information of a second primitive; and a visibility tester configured to perform a visibility test based on position information of the second primitive and triangle correlation information of the first primitive, and, prior to operating a rasterizer, remove the second primitive based on a result of the visibility test.. .

06/18/15
20150169414 

Techniques for lif placement in san storage cluster synchronous disaster recovery


Improved techniques for disaster recover within storage area networks are disclosed. Embodiments include replicating a lif of a primary cluster on a secondary cluster.
Netapp, Inc.


06/18/15
20150169024 

Disaster recovery system and method


A system for disaster recovery, comprising a central manager, a plurality of local managers and a plurality of energy providing components in communication, in which at least one energy providing component comprises a smart local energy installation and at least one energy providing component comprises an intelligent mobile energy vehicle, wherein said plurality of energy providing components provide disaster recovery for energy and for data.. .
Nation-e Ltd


06/18/15
20150168733 

Laser projector system with graphical pointer


A graphical laser pointer is provided that comprises: three laser sources, the laser sources generating light beams having different colors; and a means for scanning the light beams in a raster pattern.. .
Thomson Licensing


06/18/15
20150168552 

Caster mold measurements using a scanning range finder


Apparatuses, methods, and systems are disclosed for the characterization of the integrity and profile measurement of a caster mold by use of a scanning device, a positioning fixture, and a data reduction device connected to the scanning device, the data reduction device being configured to characterize the integrity and to measure the profile of the caster mold by comparing scanned distances to reference distance values.. .
Process Metrix


06/18/15
20150168144 

System and managing and analyzing multimedia information


A uav data processing and management system is provided including an encoder broadcaster and data manager which provides end users with a single interface for searching and sharing any video or imagery source, from any device with no client software required. Data inputs to the resource can include uav video, photos, traffic cameras, fixed surveillance systems, ios and android device pictures, and other data (e.g., texts, emails) and inputs from all forms of social media, such as twitter, instagram, facebook, etc.
Ksi Data Sciences Llc


06/18/15
20150165958 

Water dispenser


A water dispenser includes a drawer having a rear side provided in the lower portion of a casing and is guided by guiding portions fixed to the casing. Before the casing which stands on a floor surface topples down and before the drawer comes into contact with a floor surface, casters support the front side of the drawer.
Kabushiki Kaisha Cosmo Life


06/11/15
20150161225 

Synchronization storage solution


A system of replicating data stored on a source node. Replication can be configured between two controllers, the source node on the one hand, and a target node on the other.
Softnas, Llc


06/11/15
20150158996 

Mixed pellet


Provided is a masterbatch in which blocking in a masterbatch of a hindered amine compound and a benzoate compound, which is caused by long-term storage under a high-temperature environment, is improved. Also provided is a mixed pellet comprising a mixture of (a) a masterbatch pellet that comprises not less than 30 parts by mass of a hindered amine compound represented by the following formula (1) with respect to 100 parts by mass of a polyolefin resin and (b) a masterbatch pellet that comprises not less than 30 parts by mass of a benzoate compound represented by the following formula (2) with respect to 100 parts by mass of a polyolefin, the mixed pellet wherein not less than 70% by mass thereof as a whole is composed of the masterbatch pellets of (a) and (b):.
Adeka Corporation


06/11/15
20150158408 

Self-loading dolly


A self-loading post caster dolly for lifting and moving heavy objects. A fixed structural frame includes a vertical socket.

06/11/15
20150158333 

360 autoview portable turntable


A fast set-up and very portable turntable, able to rotate objects up to 7500 pounds at varying revolutions per minute. The modified “h” beam framework creates a low profile turntable with built-in loading and exiting ramp.

06/11/15
20150157951 

Motion simulator


An object of the present invention is to provide a motion simulator which, despite having a simple structure, can realize various types of simulation motion and is easily installed and moved. The motion simulator of the present invention includes a rotating plate on which a motor is mounted through one side thereof and on which a plurality of casters are mounted through a lower surface thereof, the caster being configured such that, when the motion simulator is used, rotation of the caster is inhibited to allow the wheel to roll in the rotational direction of the rotating plate, and when the motion simulator is moved, the caster can be unlocked to enable the caster to rotate and the motion simulator to be freely pushed and moved; a fixing plate supporting a lower portion of the rotating plate to enable the rotating plate to be rotated and having a driven part fixedly mounted thereon and meshed with a shaft of the motor; an operating frame disposed at and spaced apart from an upper portion of the rotating plate; and a plurality of link units coupled between the rotating plate and the operating frame to support and vertically move the operating frame..
Motion Device Inc.


06/11/15
20150157516 

Sports wheelchair


A wheelchair includes a chassis; first and second wheels coupled to the opposites sides of the chassis; a front caster; and a rear caster. The chassis includes a base plate; a back plate; first and second side plates; a rear plate; and a seat coupled to the back plate and the first and second side plates opposite the base plate..
Vrd Products, Inc.


06/11/15
20150156964 

Weight distribution controlled by sectioned product container of agricultural application implements


A self-propelled agricultural product application implement such as high clearance sprayer and/or spreader is provided that includes a product container that is sectioned. Emptying of the container sections is controlled to approximate a target front-to-back weight distribution of the implement for a substantially long period of time during a product application session.
Cnh America Llc


06/11/15
20150156947 

Castering wheel locking for implement lift system


A lift support system for a wheel assembly that provides variable support for the wing frame section of a tillage implement above the soil. The lift support system includes a vertically oriented tube slidably connected to the wing frame section for movement along a vertical axis.
Cnh Industrial America Llc


06/04/15
20150154796 

Accelerated three-dimensional intersection testing using compressed volumes


Aspects of the present disclosure relate to building volumetric data structures for intersection testing. For example, 3d data may be represented by points associated with triangles.
Google Inc.


06/04/15
20150154772 

Variable rasterization order for motion blur and depth of field


Cache thrashing or over-accessing of a cache can be reduced by reversing the order of traversal of a triangle on different granularities. In the case where triangles are not grouped, the traverse order may be reversed on each triangle.

06/04/15
20150154733 

Stencil buffer data compression


A raster operations (rop) unit is configured to compress stencil values included in a stencil buffer. The rop unit divides the stencil values into groups, subdivides each group into two halves, and selects an anchor value for each half.
Nvidia Corporation


06/04/15
20150154522 

Method of estimating risks caused by accidental dropped object loads to subsea pipelines or other subsea assets associated with offshore oil & gas and marine operations


A method of estimating risk of at least one accidentally dropped object load from at least one crane on a platform or vessel includes providing or generating a schematic representation of a sea level area; identifying a drop area for accidental drops of the at least one accidentally dropped object load from the crane based on image processing of the schematic representation of the sea level area; estimating probability density of risk of accidentally dropped object loads based on a multitude of drop points within the drop area; and representing the sea level area, the subsea area, and estimating probability of risk of accidentally dropped object loads using data representations in the form of at least one of matrix-type data, raster graphic image, or dot matrix data for location, estimated risk values and other statistics.. .
Global Maritime As


06/04/15
20150154323 

Horizontal optimization of transport alignments


A method, apparatus, system, article of manufacture, and computer program product provide the ability to optimize a transport alignment. Terrain data, constraint data, and cost data are read.
Autodesk, Inc.


06/04/15
20150154085 

Flash copy for disaster recovery (dr) testing


In one embodiment, a system includes a processor and logic integrated with and/or executable by the processor, the logic being configured to cause the processor to access a snapshot of data stored on one or more dr clusters within a disaster recovery (dr) family only when the snapshot was made consistent with respect to data on one or more production clusters within the dr family before a time-zero, and perform dr testing using the snapshot, wherein the time-zero represents a time selected to simulate a disaster, wherein the dr family includes one or more dr clusters accessible to a dr host and the one or more production clusters accessible to a production host, and wherein the dr host is configured to replicate data from the one or more production clusters to the one or more dr clusters.. .
International Business Machines Corporation


06/04/15
20150154084 

Flash copy for disaster recovery (dr) testing


In one embodiment, a system includes a processor and logic integrated with and/or executable by the processor, the logic being configured to cause the processor to define a disaster recovery (dr) family, the dr family having one or more dr clusters accessible to a dr host and one or more production clusters accessible to a production host, wherein the dr host is configured to replicate data from the one or more production clusters to the one or more dr clusters, create a backup copy of data stored to the one or more production clusters, store the backup copy to the one or more dr clusters, establish a time-zero in the dr family, and share a point-in-time data consistency at the time-zero among all clusters within the dr family. Other systems, methods, and computer program products are presented for dr testing, according to more embodiments..
International Business Machines Corporation


06/04/15
20150152272 

Laser reactive solvent based inks manufactured from masterbatch concentrates


The present invention relates to the formulation of masterbatch concentrates for the manufacture of coating/ink compositions for laser imaging substrates, especially flexible substrates primarily used in the packaging industry. The masterbatch concentrates can simply be mixed with different technical varnishes in order to obtain the final physical ink properties as required..
Sun Chemical Corporation


06/04/15
20150152248 

Method for producing nucleator masterbatch


Provided is a method of producing a nucleator masterbatch, by which a nucleator masterbatch capable of improving the transparency and the physical properties of an olefin resin can be produced. This method is a method of producing a masterbatch in which a nucleator is blended in an olefin polymer, the method being characterized by comprising the step of polymerizing an olefin monomer with incorporation of a nucleator component, which is dissolved in an organoaluminum compound or in an organoaluminum compound and an organic solvent, before or during polymerization of the olefin monomer such that the nucleator component is blended in an amount of 0.05 to 20 parts by mass with respect to 100 parts by mass of the olefin polymer obtained by the polymerization of the olefin monomer..
Adeka Corporation


06/04/15
20150151770 

Lightweight dolly assembly


A dolly assembly including a base formed of a lightweight, at least partially flexible material, which may be inflatable or a substantially solid, one-piece construction. The base includes a plurality of pockets or apertures extending there-through and a plurality of casters each extending through a different one of the plurality of pockets.



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