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 Using worker nodes in a distributed video encoding system patent thumbnailUsing worker nodes in a distributed video encoding system
Various of the disclosed embodiments relate to a distributed video encoding or transcoding system may utilize multiple encoding nodes to encode a video sequence by splitting the video into multiple smaller video segments. The assignment of video segments to the encoding nodes is performed to balance the use of the encoding nodes by selecting a node based on its encoding capabilities, e.g., whether the node employed a central processing unit (cpu) based encoding or a graphics processor unit (gpu) based encoding..
Facebook, Inc.


 Efficient hardware trust verification in data communication systems that comprise network interface cards, central processing units, and data memory buffers patent thumbnailEfficient hardware trust verification in data communication systems that comprise network interface cards, central processing units, and data memory buffers
In a data communication network, network interface cards (nics) receive user data and interrupt central processing units (cpus) that then transfer buffer descriptors for the user data to data memory buffers (dmbs). The dmbs receive the buffer descriptors from the cpus and transfer the buffer descriptors to the nics.
Sprint Communications Company L.p.


 Enhanced fraud screening process for filtering of network statistics in order to detect, block, and deter fraudulent on-line activity patent thumbnailEnhanced fraud screening process for filtering of network statistics in order to detect, block, and deter fraudulent on-line activity
Systems, methods, and computer readable media for screening a transaction for fraud prior to approval. The system comprises a central processing unit, a database coupled to the central processing unit, a plurality of data sources in communication with the central processing unit, and software executing on the central processing unit.
Bis Global, Inc.


 Input/output signal bridging and virtualization in a multi-node network patent thumbnailInput/output signal bridging and virtualization in a multi-node network
In an aspect, an integrated circuit obtains a set of general purpose input/output (gpio) signals for one or more peripheral devices, obtains a first virtual gpio packet that includes the set of gpio signals independent of a central processing unit, and transmits the first virtual gpio packet to the one or more peripheral devices over an i3c bus independent of the central processing unit. The integrated circuit may further obtain a set of configuration signals for configuring one or more gpio pins of the one or more peripheral devices, obtain a second virtual gpio packet that includes the set of configuration signals independent of the central processing unit, and transmit the second virtual gpio packet to the one or more peripheral devices over the i3c bus independent of the central processing unit..
Qualcomm Incorporated


 Selectable parallel processing of dispersed storage error encoding patent thumbnailSelectable parallel processing of dispersed storage error encoding
A method includes a computing device determining dispersed storage error encoded parameters for dispersed storage error encoding a data object. The method further includes the computing device dividing the dispersed storage error encoding into a plurality of encoding tasks.
International Business Machines Corporation


 Application programming interfaces for data parallel computing on multiple processors patent thumbnailApplication programming interfaces for data parallel computing on multiple processors
A method and an apparatus for a parallel computing program calling apis (application programming interfaces) in a host processor to perform a data processing task in parallel among compute units are described. The compute units are coupled to the host processor including central processing units (cpus) and graphic processing units (gpus).
Apple Inc.


 Display  controlling the same patent thumbnailDisplay controlling the same
A display apparatus may sequentially apply a power source to a processor of the display apparatus according to flow of data processes so as to maintain a low power state. The display apparatus may include a communication module configured to receive data from an external electronic device while the communication module is in a sleep mode; a central processing unit (cpu) sub-system including a cpu configured to receive the data from the communication module and process the received data; and a controller configured to sequentially switch the communication module and the cpu from the sleep mode to an operation mode..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Cooling system for a computer system patent thumbnailCooling system for a computer system
A cooling system for a computer system comprises at least one unit such as a central processing unit (cpu) generating thermal energy and a reservoir having an amount of cooling liquid, said cooling liquid intended for accumulating and transferring of thermal energy dissipated from the processing unit to the cooling liquid. The cooling system has a heat exchanging interface for providing thermal contact between the processing unit and the cooling liquid for dissipating heat from the processing unit to the cooling liquid.
Asetek Danmark A/s


 Automatic deceleration control device patent thumbnailAutomatic deceleration control device
An automatic deceleration control device includes an electronic control unit including a central processing unit, the electronic control unit configured to: acquire road-type information that is information about a type of a road on which a vehicle is traveling; set a maximum deceleration based on the road-type information; and output a signal to decelerate the vehicle at a first deceleration that is equal to or lower than the maximum deceleration, when an actual vehicle speed of the vehicle exceeds a target vehicle speed of the vehicle.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


 Armrest for dental chair with mouse touch device for patient use patent thumbnailArmrest for dental chair with mouse touch device for patient use
Armrest for dental chair with mouse touch device for patient use comprising an armrest (1) fixed to the dental chair, featuring a mouse touch-type input peripheral (2) on its edge connected via usb or radio frequency wireless connection to a cpu, central processing unit (3), which manages programs and sends information to an lcd, liquid crystal display (4), placed within sight of the patient, regardless of the height and tilting movements of the dental chair, enabling patient interaction with various interface programs, such as internet access, games, watching videos, choose music media or social media, among others, simply using the fingertips.. .

Method of saving power of station in wireless network

A method of saving power of a station in wireless network is provided. The station comprises a connectivity module, a central processing unit, and peripheral devices.
Fci Inc

Method and dynamically analyzing the correctness of software

A method is provided for dynamically analyzing the correctness of software. A central processing unit of a target system has a trace interface that provides coded raw data relating to the tracing of the processing unit.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Memory migration

A memory migration method and device relate to the field of computer application technologies. A memory page is combined into a memory block, which reduces a quantity of migrations, and improves central processing unit (cpu) utilization.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Intelligent blind guiding device

The present disclosure provides an intelligent blind guiding device, wherein a satellite positioning module is configured to acquire a location information representative of a user's location; an ultrasonic module is configured to acquire an obstacle information by detecting surrounding obstacles; a positioning analysis module is configured to acquire a revised location information; a voice input module is configured to acquire a destination information; a central processing unit is configured to determine a travel solution; and a prompt module is configured to broadcast the travel solution. The present disclosure may realize a precise positioning, and provide an optional travel mode for a blind person..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Apparatus for in-line test and surface analysis on a mechanical property tester

An apparatus for in-line testing and surface analysis of a sample contains a base which stationarily supports a column and moveably supports an optical microscope, an interferometer, and at least test unit such as a scratch and abrasive wear tester that are moveable on the column in the z-axis direction. A sample secured on a sample table, which is supported by a replaceable tribology drive unit on an x-stage that may position the sample under the microscope, interferometer, or test unit.

Gpu shared virtual memory working set management

A method and apparatus of a device that manages virtual memory for a graphics processing unit is described. In an exemplary embodiment, the device manages a graphics processing unit working set of pages.
Apple Inc.

Integrated log analyzer

A method and system for automatically integrating component logs is provided. The method includes retrieving from a software application, high level log identification values representing transactions executed by the software application.
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus for obfuscating and restoring program execution code and method thereof

The present invention provides an apparatus for obfuscating and restoring a program execution code. The apparatus for restoring an obfuscated program execution code may include a memory loading a program execution code obfuscated so as not to be executed before restoration from a storage medium; a restoring unit, not allowing access by a third party who is not a user of the apparatus, restoring the obfuscated program execution code delivered from the memory and directly delivering it to a central processing unit (cpu); and a cpu executing the restored program execution code.
Hyundai Autoever Corp.

Cosmetic services access system

A system for scheduling cosmetic treatments comprising: a database of cosmetic salons; a central processing unit, where the central processing unit maintains the database of cosmetic salons and permits end user access to the database; a network, where the central processing unit connects to the network and provides a means for end user access to the database; end user software, where the end user software provides interactive functions with the central processing unit and the database of cosmetic salons; and a portable electronic device associated with each end user, where the portable electronic device receives and stores the end user software. Preferably, the cosmetic salons offer a plurality of services, where the plurality of services includes at least one of manicure, pedicure or waxing services.

Smart home system

A smart home system is disclosed which comprises a central camera system; a voice ip unit; a user identification system; a behavioral pattern data server; a plurality of sensors electrically coupled to operate each device based on the distance analysis with respect to each user; a central processing unit; a habit learning unit configured to analyze, interpret, and form a habitual usage profile for each user; and a central switching unit configured to operate each device following instructions from the central processing unit and the habit learning unit.. .
Ton Duc Thang University

Non-volatile memory system using a plurality of mapping units and operating method thereof

A method of operating a non-volatile memory system, the method comprising: receiving an access request from a host; generating internal requests by processing the access request by a first central processing unit (cpu) according to a first mapping unit having a first size; and accessing a memory by processing the internal requests by a second cpu according to a second mapping unit having a second size; wherein the first size is different from the second size.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Using multiple central processing unit cores for packet forwarding in virtualized networks

Systems and methods for using a plurality of processing cores for packet processing in a virtualized network environment are described herein. An example system can comprise a scheduler operable to initiate a processing core of the plurality of processing cores.
Varmour Networks, Inc.

Method and image capture in transmitter of wireless communications system

A method for capturing an image in a transmitter of a wireless communications system, the method comprising controlling a graphic processing unit (gpu) of a graphic card to move frames corresponding to the image from a graphic card frame buffer to a buffer which is accessible by a central processing unit (cpu) of the transmitter when a specified condition is detected; controlling the gpu to release a control for the frames to the cpu; encoding the frames in the buffer which is accessible by the cpu; and transmitting the encoded frames to a receiver of the wireless communications system; wherein the graphic card is connected to the transmitter.. .
Mediatek Inc.

Method and computer software program for a smart home system

A method and a computer software program for operating a smart home system including a sensor electrically coupled to each device, a central processing unit (cpu), and a data storage is disclosed that includes the steps of receiving attributes of a user, calculating a distance between the user and a device, performing a distance analysis, forming a habitual usage profile using a sequence pattern data mining algorithm, and sending a habitual usage command in accordance with said habitual usage profile.. .
Ton Duc Thang University

Controlling the operation of a dispenser system

Systems and methods for controlling the operation of a dispenser system are provided. In particular, one or more sensors associated with the dispenser system may be configured to detect one or more signals indicative of a container proximate the dispenser system and/or a level of water or ice within the container.
General Electric Company

Semiconductor device

A semiconductor device includes a central processing unit and a processor on one semiconductor substrate. The processor includes a buffer for storing a register setting list and notifies the central processing unit of an access complete signal indicating completion of reading the register setting list.
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Remote controlled boat system

The invention generally relates to a remote controlled boat system. In certain embodiments, the system includes a boat having a first central processing unit operably coupled to a communication unit and a first global positioning unit operably coupled to the first central processing unit.

Systems, methods and devices for rdma read/write operations

Presented herein are remote direct memory access (rdma) networks, rdma protocols, and methods for performing upper layer protocol (ulp) for rdma network configurations. Methods for performing ulp rdma include: a client central processing unit (cpu) allocating a buffer in a memory region of a client computing device; a client network interface card (nic) creating a steering tag for the buffer; the client cpu transmitting to a local server cpu of a local server node an initiate rdma request, the rdma request including source and destination (src-dest) information and a requested rdma operation, the src-dest information including the steering tag and a file path for a data file; a remote server nic of a remote server node locating the data file with the file path; the remote server nic performing the requested rdma operation without utilizing the server's cpu; and the client and remote server nic's completing the requested rdma operation..
Netapp, Inc.

Packet processing on graphics processing units using continuous threads

In accordance with some embodiments, a continuous thread is operated on the graphics processing unit. A continuous thread is launched one time from the central processing unit and then it runs continuously until an application on the central processing unit decides to terminate the thread.
Intel Corporation

System and facilitating access to a database

A system and method for facilitating access to requested information in building. The system includes a database, a server having a central processing unit, a wireless network, video displays disposed in rooms, and a sensing unit in communication with the server over the wireless network.
Simplifeye, Inc.

Systems and methods for enabling information exchanges between devices

Described is a computer-implemented method performed in connection with a computerized system incorporating an audio capture device, a central processing unit, a display device and a memory, the computer-implemented method involving: capturing an audio signal using the audio capture device; using the central processing unit to analyze the captured audio signal; when the audio signal satisfies a predetermine criterion, using the central processing unit to generate a hash of the captured audio signal; finding a similar audio signal hash among a plurality of stored audio signal hashes; and identifying a device associated with the captured audio signal using the found similar audio signal hash.. .

Device management method and apparatus

A device management method and an apparatus. The device management method of the present disclosure includes receiving, by a switching device, diagnostic information sent by a managed device, where the diagnostic information is used to indicate at least one of a software version, a hardware version, or a running status of the managed device; and sending, by the switching device, the diagnostic information to a device management controller.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Backward compatibility by restriction of hardware resources

A new device executing an application on a new central processing unit (cpu), determines whether the application is for a legacy device having a legacy cpu. When the new device determines that the application is for the legacy device, it executes the application on the new cpu with selected available resources of the new device restricted to approximate or match a processing behavior of the legacy cpu..
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Control non-volatile memory and associated computer system

A control method for a non-volatile memory in a computer system is provided. The computer system includes a central processing unit; a system memory; a first memory controller; and a storage device including a non-volatile memory and a second memory controller for controlling access to the non-volatile memory.
Acer Incorporated

Secure voice and text communication

A computerized security peripheral device has a central processing unit (cpu), a power supply, a digital memory; a microphone; a speaker apparatus; first circuitry enabling wireless data transfer to and from a communication device having compatible wireless communication capability; and second circuitry executing coded instructions enabling encryption of audio input at the microphone and decryption of incoming encrypted voice data using one or more keys stored in the digital memory. The audio input at the microphone is converted to an audio data stream that is encrypted using the one or more keys, and then is provided as an encrypted stream through the first circuitry to the network-connected communication device, and wherein encrypted voice data received at the first circuitry is decrypted using the one or more keys, and the decrypted data is provided as voice date to the speaker apparatus..

Method and monitoring and controlling electrical energy consumption

A method and apparatus for monitoring and controlling electrical energy consumption in an electrical circuit is provided. The monitoring device includes a sensor coupled to the electrical circuit for producing an electrical fault signal when a fault is detected in the circuit, a signal processing unit coupled to the fault sensor for improving the signal to noise ratio of the fault signal, a fault trigger condition register for storing at least one response action to be taken by the monitoring device when the fault condition is detected and a central processing unit (cpu) coupled to the signal processing unit and to the fault trigger condition register.

Apparatus for data transfer using color identification and coding and payment method thereof

Disclosed is a data transfer apparatus and method using color identification and coding, and an intelligent payment apparatus and method using the same. The intelligent payment apparatus using color recognition and coding, comprising a portable device and a receiving device, a first central processing unit and a chromatic display module being disposed in the portable device, and a color sensor, a color-to-code converter, a second central processing unit, and a multi-functional interface are disposed in the receiving device, wherein a signal output terminal of the first central processing unit is connected to the chromatic display module, the color sensor in the receiving device being capable of detecting colors displayed on the chromatic display module, a signal output terminal of the color sensor is connected to a signal input terminal of the color code converter, and a signal output terminal of the color code converter is connected to a signal input terminal of the second central processing unit..

System and broadcasting data to multiple hardware forwarding engines

A method and apparatus of a device that broadcasts data to multiple hardware forwarding engines is described. In an exemplary embodiment, a central processing unit of the device receives the data to broadcast to the plurality of hardware forwarding engines.
Arista Networks, Inc.

Method and a multiple-processor system

The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and computer program products for a multiple-processor system. The multiple-processor system includes a plurality of central processing unit (cpu) cores.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Tracker with electronic compass and use

An underground signal transmitter is located near a drill bit on a downhole tool. An above-ground tracker determines the relative orientations of the transmitter and tracker.
The Charles Machine Works, Inc.

Multi-vehicle user-assistance systems and methods

In an example of a multi-vehicle user-assistance method, a central server receives a request from a mobile device. The request includes a location of the mobile device.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Arrangement for, and , reducing server processing requirements of a host server

Video cameras are distributed throughout a venue. Each camera is operated under control of a host server to capture a video stream of images of targets at a frame rate and resolution.
Symbol Technologies, Llc

Cpu/gpu synchronization mechanism

A thread on one processor may be used to enable another processor to lock or release a mutex. For example, a central processing unit thread may be used by a graphics processing unit to secure a mutex for a shared memory..
Intel Corporation

Access control in peer-to-peer transactions over a peripheral component bus

Computing apparatus includes a central processing unit (cpu), which is configured to run concurrently multiple virtual machines, including at least first and second virtual machines. A peripheral component bus is connected to communicate with the cpu.
Mellanox Technologies Ltd.

Semiconductor device

A semiconductor device includes a central processing unit capable of executing a vector instruction. The vector instruction is an instruction to calculate a vector register for every element, combine the additional information based on the calculated result for every element, shift the contents of a register different from the vector register to right or left, insert the combined additional information in an empty portion resulting from the shift, and accumulate the additional information in the register..
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Hard disk apparatus and computer system

A hard disk apparatus and a computer system. The hard disk apparatus includes an interface module, a central processing unit (cpu), and a storage module.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Textile motherboard, having a modular and interchangeable design, for monitoring, reporting and controlling

The present invention concerns a textile motherboard (tmb) that incorporates at least a central processing unit (cpu) or a peripheral or a combination thereof. The textile of the garment is utilized as substrate to conform the tmb.

Textile motherboard, having a modular and interchangeable design, for monitoring, reporting and controlling

The present invention concerns a textile motherboard (mb) employable in garments, tablecloths, gowns, etc. That incorporates at least a central processing unit (cpu) or a peripheral or a combination thereof, with the intention of monitoring, informing, or controlling parameters of interest.



Central Processing Unit topics:
  • Central Processing Unit
  • Speech Recognition
  • User Interface
  • Storage Device
  • Alarm System
  • Constraints
  • Electronic Device
  • Embedded System
  • Application Program
  • Functional Specification
  • Control Flow
  • Application Programming Interface
  • Data Storage
  • Optical Fiber
  • Solid Structure


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