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new patent Information processing apparatus and method, and printing system
An information processing apparatus includes a communication interface to communicate data including image data with an image forming apparatus, a data storage device to store background pattern data, and circuitry. The circuitry causes the communication interface to transmit the background pattern data and a registration request command to the image forming apparatus, generates synthesis information, generates a background pattern synthesis drawing command for instructing the image forming apparatus to synthesize the background pattern data with each page data of the image data, based on the synthesis information of the page data, generates a printing command for printing the image data, generates print request information for requesting the image forming apparatus to print the image data, and causes the communication interface to transmit the print request information to the image forming apparatus..
Ricoh Company, Ltd.


new patent Permission request for social media content in a video production system
In one aspect, a method includes a first computing-system (i) selecting a social media (sm) content item associated with a second computing-system, (ii) based on the selected sm content item, determining a sm-platform user-profile identifier associated with the selected sm content item, (iii) using the identifier to determine that the second computing-system has installed, in its data storage unit, an application associated with the first computing-system, (iv) responsive to determining that the second computing-system has installed the application, transmitting, to the second computing-system, an instruction that causes the application to provide, via a user interface of the second computing-system, a permission request concerning use of the selected sm content item, (v) determining that the requested permission was received via the user interface, and (vi) responsive to determining that the requested permission was received via the user interface, facilitating integration of the selected sm content item into a media program.. .
Tribune Broadcasting Company, Llc


new patent Mechanical pre-fetching of cold storage media
Some embodiments include a cold storage system that processes an input/output (i/o) request. The cold storage system can have a buffer rack and one or more archival storage racks.
Facebook, Inc.


new patent Data visualization system and method
A data visualization system comprising: a data retrieval module arranged to retrieve data from a data storage module in communication with the data visualization system, wherein the retrieved data includes data sets for representation in a tree map; a tree map generation module arranged to generate a tree map based on the retrieved data, wherein the tree map generation module is further arranged to: i) sort the retrieved data sets according to the size of the data sets; ii) define an area for generating multiple rectangles, each rectangle representing one of the data sets, wherein the area is defined to allow the data sets to be spatially arranged within the area; iii) accumulate data points for data within the data sets to generate a rectangle that has dimensions that fall within pre-defined parameters; iv) generate a rectangle for each data set; and v) orientate the rectangle such that its orientation is only changed if the rectangle does not fit in the available area.. .
New Bis Safe Luxco S.à R.l


new patent Copula-theory based feature selection
A method of selecting input features may include identifying a first input feature from an input feature set stored in an electronic data storage device. The method may also include generating, by a processor, a first copula to model a dependence structure between the first input feature and an output variable.
Fujitsu Limited


new patent Accessing search results in offline mode
Access to online search results is provided when a user device is offline. When a user search query is received while online, the search query is submitted to an online search engine.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


new patent Storage region mapping for a data storage device
A data storage device includes a controller coupled to multiple groups of data storage dies, such as a meta-meta-die. The controller is configured to write data to a first meta-block if a storage size associated with a first group of data storage dies associated with a first priority is greater than or equal to a threshold storage size.
Sandisk Technologies Inc.


new patent Data storage apparatus, coding unit, systems including the same, coding and reading data
In one embodiment, the data storage apparatus includes a control unit configured to decode at least one input command and configured to generate at least one of a read signal and a start signal in response to the input command. The start signal indicates to start an internal mode determination process.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Systems and methods for adaptive data storage
A storage module is configured to store data segments, such as error-correcting code (ecc) codewords, within an array comprising two or more solid-state storage elements. The data segments may be arranged in a horizontal arrangement, a vertical arrangement, a hybrid channel arrangement, and/or vertical stripe arrangement within the array.
Longitude Enterprise Flash S.a.r.l.


new patent Data storage device and data maintenance method thereof
A data storage device including a flash memory and a controller. The flash memory includes a plurality of blocks, and each of the blocks has a plurality of pages.
Silicon Motion, Inc.


new patent

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device includes a nonvolatile memory apparatus including a page including a plurality of chunk areas respectively corresponding to a plurality of data chunks; and a controller including a memory, and suitable for generating parity data by independently encoding one of the plural data chunk, storing the data chunk in one of the plural chunk areas of the page and storing the parity data in the memory as intermediate parity data.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

new patent

Computer program product, method, apparatus and data storage system for controlling write operations in the data storage system

The data storage system includes one or more storage apparatuses and a file system server connected to the one or more storage apparatuses and to one or more host computers. Write operations are controlled by providing a free space object which stores a plurality of indicators, each indicator being associated with one of a plurality of storage units for storing data units in the one or more storage apparatuses and each indicator indicating whether the associated storage unit is free or used, executing a read-ahead examination which comprises examining a set of indicators of the free space object for identifying one or more used storage units associated with indicators of the set, in particular for observing a fragmentation status of the storage units associated with the indicators of the set, and executing an allocation examination which comprises examining one or more indicators..
Hitachi Data Systems Engineering Uk Limited

new patent

Method and communication of wellbore data, including visual images

A wireless communication assembly permits convenient and effective communication between down hole logging and/or data storage tools conveyed via non-conductive wireline and surface equipment, including while such tools are situated within a lubricator, wellhead or other surface equipment. Data acquired by a down hole logging or data storage tool is transmitted to a wireline-conveyed communication assembly, and then wirelessly transmitted to a surface data communication assembly.
Abrado, Inc.

new patent

Display system and construction machine

Provided is a display system including: a display unit which displays an image; a vehicle body position data acquisition unit which acquires vehicle body position data indicating a position of a vehicle body supporting a work machine; a process position data storage unit which stores process position data indicating a process position of a process target processed by the work machine; and a display controller which displays an image indicating the process position based on the process position data and an image indicating a specific position of the vehicle body on the display unit.. .
Komatsu Ltd.

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Movement analysis system, wearable movement tracking sensors, and associated methods

A binodal wireless sensor provides biomechanics feedback focused on movement tracking for the purpose of facilitating enhanced user training and recovery decisions. The sensing device and methods of use differs distinctly from current devices by utilizing a plurality of inertial sensors within a single, non-rigid unit to, among other things, identify a segment's position in space, identify internal movement and stability such as torsion, bending, shear movement, etc.
Biometrix Llc

Streamlined viewing of recorded programs based on markers

A receiving system includes a communication input system to receive a program and a marker file. The program has a total duration when the program is presented in its entirety.
The Directv Group, Inc.

Data-centric data storage

A data-centric storage system is described herein that changes the focus to what data an organization needs to store, and relieves it personnel of thinking about how storage is configured to serve that data. For any given organization, a set of application data needs and a set of storage capabilities can be.
Primarydata, Inc.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device may include: a nonvolatile memory device including a memory block; and a controller suitable for controlling the nonvolatile memory device to perform a string read operation on the memory block, and estimating a data storage rate of the memory block based on string read data acquired through the string read operation. When performing the string read operation, the nonvolatile memory device may apply the same read voltage to a plurality of word lines included in the memory block at the same time, acquire the string read data from the memory block according to the read voltage, and transmit the string read data to the controller..
Sk Hynix Inc.

Data storage devices and methods with frequency-shaped sliding mode control

A data storage device includes a disk, a head, a microactuator, a coarse actuator, and a servo controller. The microactuator is configured to position the head relative to the disk.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Vehicle information recording device, program therefor, vehicle information recording method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium

A vehicle information recording device includes: a first control device that continuously stores, into a data storage device, vehicle information indicative of a state of a vehicle having an engine; a first determination device that determines whether the engine is stalled; a second control device that stores engine stall information into the storage unit when the first determination device determines that the engine is stalled while the first control device is storing the vehicle information into the data storage device; and a second determination device that determines whether the engine starts. When the second determination device determines that the engine starts, and the engine stall information is stored in the storage unit, the first control device starts storing the vehicle information into the data storage device..
Denso Corporation

Data processing device and data processing method

A data processing device is provided including an identification data acquisition part which acquires identification data unique to a user input from a user terminal, an activity history data acquisition part which acquires activity data related to communication of a user terminal, an activity history data storage part which correlates activity data and identification data and stores this as activity history data, and an activity history data output part which outputs the stored activity history data.. .
Line Corporation

Living object investigation and diagnosis

An object investigation and classification system may include an object test system, a data storage system, and a data processing system. The object test system may receive a command to perform at least one action with a test object, perform the at least one action with the test object, and return test information indicative of at least one percept resulting from the at least one action.
Syntouch, Llc

Health management system

A health management system that provides a display based on vital data acquired from a subject includes: a vital data storage unit that stores a vital data history; an event storage that stores an event history; a display control unit that displays the vital data history in a first format; a designation accepting unit that accepts a designation operation while the vital data history is displayed in the first format; and a specifying unit that specifies a time related to the accepted designation operation and specifies a time range, during which an influence is exerted by an event that influences vital data corresponding to the specified time, based on the event history and predetermined criteria. When the designation operation is accepted, the display control unit displays the vital data history corresponding to the time range specified by the specifying unit in a second format different from the first format..

Method and system for optimizing the arrangement of spatial elements

In a data visualization system, a method of analysing and representing spatial data sets to optimize the arrangement of spatial elements, the method including the steps of: retrieving data from a data storage module that is in communication with the data visualization system, determining lift values for a plurality of predefined spatial areas from the retrieved data based on a set of fuzzy association rules applied to the predefined spatial areas, determining spatial performance values for the predefined spatial areas, and calculating a weighted spatial relationship between the determined lift values and spatial performance values.. .
New Bis Safe Luxco S.à R.l

Increasing storage space for processes impacting data storage systems

A processing request is received. The processing request includes information about a first location where a set of data is stored and information about a second location where the set of data is to be transferred.
International Business Machines Corporation

Data management system and data management method

A data management system including a plurality of servers each having a processor, a memory, and a storage device, the system receiving and storing data using the plurality of servers and multiplexing the data, wherein the servers are provided with: a first determination unit that determines the consistency of the multiplexed data; a second determination unit that has a greater number of allowable server failures than the first determination unit for determining the consistency of the multiplexed data but a greater minimum number of times of server-to-sever communications for determining the consistency of the data; a combination unit that receives a data consistency determination result from the first determination unit or the second determination unit, and that, if the determination result includes consistency guaranteeing data, outputs the consistency guaranteed data; and a data storage unit that stores the data output by the combination unit.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Reconciler for a distributed storage system

A technique is applied to eventually converge on a single data storage strategy for any set of object data which had an inconsistent data storage strategy applied during storage while there was a network partition. This state could occur in instances of a highly available distributed object storage system which can store objects according to multiple data storage strategies.
Swiftstack, Inc.

Integrated digital-analog archiving document preservation

An integrated digital-analog archiving system can automatically initiate a migration process to move electronic documents to a media library. For each electronic document, the system may retrieve the electronic document from a digital data storage medium, extract metadata from the electronic document, determine size, orientation, and format of the electronic document, generate indicators for indicating the start and end of the electronic document to be stored on an analog data storage medium, generate an analog document identifier for identifying the electronic document on the analog data storage medium, generate a scaled image of the electronic document based on the size, orientation, and format of the electronic document, generate a text string based at least in part on the extracted metadata, and render the indicators, the analog document identifier, the scaled image of the electronic document, and the text string on the analog data storage medium..
Open Text S.a.

File system with multi-class in situ tiered archiving

Example apparatus and methods provide a file system that stores files in multiple different logical units. The logical units are associated with different classes of devices.
Quantum Corporation

Memory control unit and data storage apparatus including the same

The memory control unit includes a descriptor fetch block suitable for fetching a descriptor from a volatile memory; an instruction fetch block suitable for fetching an instruction set from an instruction memory through an address information, wherein the instruction fetch block obtains the address information from the instruction memory through an index information included in the fetched descriptor; and a memory instruction generation block suitable for generating a memory instruction by combining a descriptor parameter value included in the fetched descriptor to the fetched instruction set.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Systems and methods for restoring an interface to a global file system

A versioned file storage system (vfs) and method for operating and using the same is disclosed. In an aspect, a mechanism is provided wherein a first vfs interface unit coupling the vfs to a local data storage system is replaced with a second vfs interface unit in a coordinated procedure for taking the first unit offline, making a reliable snapshot of its data and cache structure in the vfs, and loading the same data and cache structure into the second vfs interface brought online.
Nasuni Corporation

Increasing storage space for processes impacting data storage systems

A processing request is received. The processing request includes information about a first location where a set of data is stored and information about a second location where the set of data is to be transferred.
International Business Machines Corporation

Integrated the transactional management of main memory and data storage

An integrated system for transactionally managing main memory and storage devices derived from the interfaces and methodologies historically associated with dynamic memory allocation. The methodology has a wide range of applicability including areas such as hardware storage devices (i.e.

Distributed file serving architecture system with metadata storage virtualization and data access at the data server connection speed

Method, apparatus and program storage device that provides a distributed file serving architecture with metadata storage virtualization and data access at the data server connection speed is provided. A host issues a file access request including data target locations.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods, devices and systems for two stage power-on map rebuild with free space accounting in a solid state drive

A data storage device comprises a non-volatile memory comprising a plurality of blocks, each configured to store a plurality of physical pages at predetermined physical locations. A controller programs and reads data stored in a plurality of logical pages.
Skyera, Llc

Performance during playback of logged data storage operations

Technology is disclosed for improving performance during playback of logged data storage operations. The technology can monitor a log to which data storage operations are written before data is committed to a volume; determine counts of various types of data storage operations; and when the counts exceed a specified threshold, cause the data storage operations to be committed to the volume.
Netapp, Inc.

Electronic data storage device with multiple configurable data storage mediums

An electronic data storage device includes a single outer case enclosing a plurality of individually isolated data storage mediums. The outer case may appear to be an industry standard single data storage device, however the plurality of data storage mediums are accessible therein.
The Keyw Corporation

Mounting data storage device and electronic device

A mounting apparatus for fixing a data storage device to a bottom plate includes a receiving frame for receiving the data storage device having a number of hooks extending from a bottom of the receiving frame, a supporting member configured to be fixed to the bottom plate and support the receiving frame, a sliding member slidably coupled to the supporting member and defining a number of through holes for the hooks extending through and having a number of latching tabs extending down from inside walls of the sliding member bounding the through holes, and an elastic member capable of restoring the sliding member. Wherein the hooks urge against the latching tabs to slide the sliding member to deform the elastic member, when the hooks slide over the latching tabs, the elastic member elastically recovers making the hooks hook the latching tabs..
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Live cell analysis apparatus, analyzing live cells, system for analyzing live cells and non-transitory data storage medium

Described are methods and structures associated with live cell analysis apparatus. A live cell analysis apparatus may include at least one data processor that is configured to process a sequence of images of live cells to determine motion of one or more live cells.
Sony Corporation

Sample processing apparatus and method

The invention relates to a sample processing apparatus comprising a holder for a microtiter plate comprising a plurality of microwells, optical measurement unit for measuring optical responses of samples dosed to the microwells, and a computing unit configured to analyze the optical responses in order to detect dosing failures in said plurality of microwells, and if a dosing failure has been detected in one or more of the microwells, to communicate the existence of the dosing failure to a user of the apparatus through signaling means or to store data indicative of the dosing failure to data storage means for further use. In particular, the invention relates to detecting dosing failures in before, during and after a pcr process..
Thermo Fisher Scientific Baltics Uab

Tamper proof circuit for surgical instrument battery pack

A surgical instrument includes a shaft, an end effector extending distally from the shaft, and a housing extending proximally from the shaft. The housing includes a motor configured to generate at least one motion to effectuate the end effector, and a power source configured to supply power to the surgical instrument, wherein the power source includes a casing, a data storage unit, and a deactivation mechanism configured to interrupt access to data stored in the data storage unit.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Llc

Tamper proof circuit for surgical instrument battery pack

A surgical instrument includes a shaft, an end effector extending distally from the shaft, and a housing extending proximally from the shaft. The housing includes a motor configured to generate at least one motion to effectuate the end effector, and a power source configured to supply power to the surgical instrument, wherein the power source includes a casing, a data storage unit, and a deactivation mechanism configured to interrupt access to data stored in the data storage unit.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Llc

Tamper proof circuit for surgical instrument battery pack

A surgical instrument includes a shaft, an end effector extending distally from the shaft, and a housing extending proximally from the shaft. The housing includes a motor configured to generate at least one motion to effectuate the end effector, and a power source configured to supply power to the surgical instrument, wherein the power source includes a casing, a data storage unit, and a deactivation mechanism configured to interrupt access to data stored in the data storage unit.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Llc

Mating sensor device for livestock

A device and method detects the orientation of a copulating livestock to indicate when the copulating livestock is mounted over a recipient livestock. A mounting base attaches the device over the dorsal spine and in the middle line of the back of the copulating livestock.

Systems, methods, circuits and associated software for managing communications from a mobile device to other parties and retrieving and managing data stored on the mobile device and associated with the communications to other parties

The present invention includes systems, methods, circuits and associated software for managing communications from a mobile device to other parties and retrieving and managing data stored on the mobile device and associated with the communications to other parties. The systems and methods of the present invention may further allow a calling party to make a called party to be aware of its intention to establish a call/communication session with it in one or more ways.
Silent Communication Ltd.

Wearable electronic accessory with led, bluetooth and rfid/nfc technology to receive information from connected devices, and for personal identification and data storage/exchange

The wearable electronic accessory in the form of a bracelet is equipped with hardware architecture (application processor) based on an arm microprocessor, softpc reconfigurable or similar and flexible, reconfigurable, adaptive firmware architecture connectable via radio transmission to electronic devices according to bluetooth protocol or similar suited to the notification and reprocessing of specific and/or general information and signalling via touch screen display, led or flexible oled display, one or more led arrays, loudspeaker, and vibracall. The device identifies the person for access to remote services according to the standards in use via an rfid/nfc chip and the communication protocols implemented.

Managing media content upload groups

A cloud-based media content management system for managing access to media content items is disclosed. Managing access to media content items by a cloud-based media content management system may include, for example, managing uploads of media content items from a population of media devices, reducing duplication of media content data stored in cloud-based storage, and providing user-controlled access to media content items stored in cloud-based storage across any number of user devices.
Tivo Inc.

Conference system including automated equipment setup

A conference system leveraging radio frequency communication standards for initiating a conference and controlling conference room presets. The system comprises a processor, a memory, a data storage device, a display, and at least one communication interface configured to enable communications with a remote server and one or more rf beacons, wherein the one or more rf beacons are configured for periodically broadcasting a beacon id.
Crestron Electronics, Inc.

Encryption in the cloud using enterprise managed keys

An encryption key management system and method implements enterprise managed encryption key for an enterprise using encryption for cloud-based services. In some embodiments, the enterprise deploys a key agent on the enterprise data network to distribute encryption key material to the network intermediary on a periodic basis.
Skyhigh Networks, Inc.

System and collecting, storing, and securing data

A computer system for collecting, securing, storing, retrieving, and disposing data includes an input that receives data from one or more data capture devices, a staging server, a data storage system, and a presentation system. The data capture devices may capture data and transmit it to the staging server via the input.

Resilient secret sharing cloud based architecture for data vault

A method of securely storing data including: providing, within a secure data storage system, a plurality of secret sharing methods for selection and identifying a striping policy for storage of the data, in accordance with input preferences. The data can be split into n secret shares according to a secret sharing method, the selection being determined by the striping policy, wherein a threshold number, t, of such shares is sufficient to recover the data, where t is less than n, generating metadata associated with the data, the metadata identifying the selected secret sharing method and storing the metadata within the secure data storage system and writing the secret shares to storage that includes storage outside the secure data storage system, such that, when at least t shares are retrieved, the metadata can be recalled to identify the selected secret sharing method for recovery of the data..
Payfont Limited



Data Storage topics:
  • Data Storage
  • Storage Device
  • Data Processing
  • Touch Screen
  • Computer System
  • Humidifier
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  • Fault Detection
  • Positive Pressure Ventilation
  • Ventilation
  • Cloud Computing
  • Internet Of Things
  • Blood Sugar Measurement
  • Medical Device
  • Blood Sugar


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