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new patent Method of two-way information exchange for intelligent communication devices and system using the method
A method of two-way information exchange for intelligent communication devices is provided on a system for creating an information exchange channel between at least one requesting client and at least one target client. The method comprises: (a) the requesting client logs on a server of the system through an intelligent communication device; (b) the server receiving exchange conditions provided by the requesting client; (c) the server searching a data storage device of the system for a primary target client and a plurality of false target clients; (d) the requesting client communicating with the primary target client through the intelligent communication device; (e) the server granting the requesting client a delete privilege when the requesting client communicating with the primary target client reaches a threshold of time; (f) the server deleting at least one of the false target clients when receiving a delete request from the requesting client..

new patent Data storage
The present disclosure provides a data storage method and device. The data storage method includes: receiving data by a simulating device from a client operating system; encapsulating the data in a user space of a host system according to a protocol used by a storage server; and sending the encapsulated data to the storage server for storage.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.


new patent Method of forming semiconductor device including p-n diode
Forming a semiconductor device includes forming a first conductive line on a substrate, forming a memory cell including a switching device and a data storage element on the first conductive line, and forming a second conductive line on the memory cell. Forming the switching device includes forming a first semiconductor layer, forming a first doped region by injecting a n-type impurity into the first semiconductor layer, forming a second semiconductor layer thicker than the first semiconductor layer, on the first semiconductor layer having the first doped region, forming a second doped region by injecting a p-type impurity into an upper region of the second semiconductor layer, and forming a p-n diode by performing a heat treatment process to diffuse the n-type impurity and the p-type impurity in the first doped region and the second doped region to form a p-n junction of the p-n diode in the second semiconductor layer..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Non-volatile memory device and fabricating the same
Provided are a non-volatile memory device and a method of fabricating the same. The non-volatile memory includes a channel layer, a data storage layer disposed on the channel layer, a plurality of control gates arranged on the data storage layer and spaced apart from one another, and conductive cover layers disposed on sidewalls of the control gates facing each other.
Sogang University Research Foundation


new patent Data storage with data randomizer in multiple operating modes
Methods of operating a memory include programming a particular portion of a data state to a memory cell with a data randomizer in a first operating mode, and programming a remaining portion of the data state to the memory cell with the data randomizer in a second operating mode different than the first operating mode.. .
Micron Technology, Inc.


new patent Buffering systems for accessing multiple layers of memory in integrated circuits
Embodiments of the invention relate generally to data storage and computer memory, and more particularly, to systems, integrated circuits and methods for accessing memory in multiple layers of memory implementing, for example, third dimension memory technology. In a specific embodiment, an integrated circuit is configured to implement write buffers to access multiple layers of memory.
Iii Holdings 1, Llc


new patent Buffering systems for accessing multiple layers of memory in integrated circuits
Embodiments of the invention relate generally to data storage and computer memory, and more particularly, to systems, integrated circuits and methods for accessing memory in multiple layers of memory implementing, for example, third dimension memory technology. In a specific embodiment, an integrated circuit is configured to implement write buffers to access multiple layers of memory.
Iii Holdings 1, Llc


new patent Data processing system capable of securing files
The invention provides a data processing system capable of securing files. The data processing system of the invention divides a data storage device into an unprotected space and a protected space.
Trustview Inc.


new patent Application performance using multidimensional predictive algorithm for automated tiering mechanisms
Various embodiments for managing data stored in a tiered data storage environment, by a processor device, are provided. A data file is proactively migrated from a lower tier to a higher tier of the tiered data storage environment by using a multidimensional algorithm adopting an actual frequency of access of the data file to gauge a slope of a predicted frequency of access of the data file.
International Business Machines Corporation


new patent Data storage device including transmission line having open stub and operating the same
A data storage device is provided. The data store device includes a first printed circuit board (pcb) comprising a main transmission line formed on at least one surface of the first pcb and/or within the first pcb, a memory controller and a plurality of nonvolatile memory devices.

new patent

Limiting access operations in a data storage device

A hybrid data storage device disclosed herein includes a main data store, one or more data storage caches, and a data storage cache management sub-system. The hybrid data storage device is configured to limit write operations on the one or more data storage caches to less than an endurance value for the data storage cache.
Seagate Technology Llc

new patent

Method for increasing cache size

A method for increasing storage space in a system containing a block data storage device, a memory, and a processor is provided. Generally, the processor is configured by the memory to tag metadata of a data block of the block storage device indicating the block as free, used, or semifree.
Hola Networks Ltd.

new patent

Data storage recovery automation

According to certain aspects, systems and methods are provided for automating recovery of a networked data storage environment. For instance, a system can generate a data recovery package configured to automatically carry out a process for recovering a data storage environment and/or associated data.
Commvault Systems, Inc.

new patent

Reporting using data obtained during backup of primary storage

A data storage system can scan one or more information stores of primary storage and analyze the metadata of files stored in the one or more information stores of primary storage to identify multiple, possibly relevant, secondary copy operations that can be performed on the files. The storage system can also identify primary storage usage information of each file during the scan and use that information to generate reports regarding the usage of the primary storage..
Commvault Systems, Inc.

new patent

Joint de-duplication-erasure coded distributed storage

Methods and apparatus deduplicate and erasure code a message in a data storage system. One example apparatus includes a first chunking circuit that generates a set of data chunks from a message, an outer precoding circuit that generates a set of precoded data chunks and a set of parity symbols from the set of data chunks, a second chunking circuit that generates a set of chunked parity symbols from the set of parity symbols, a deduplication circuit that generates a set of deduplicated data chunks by deduplicating the set of precoded chunks or the set of chunked parity symbols, an unequal error protection (uep) circuit that generates an encoded message from the set of deduplicated data chunks, and a storage circuit that controls the data storage system to store the set of deduplicated data chunks, the set of parity symbols, or the encoded message..
Quantum Corporation

new patent

Workload management system and process

A high performance computing (hpc) system has an architecture that separates data paths used by compute nodes exchanging computational data from the data paths used by compute nodes to obtain computational work units and save completed computations. The system enables an improved method of saving checkpoint data, and an improved method of using an analysis of the saved data to assign particular computational work units to particular compute nodes.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

new patent

Breach detection in integrated circuits

An apparatus embodiment includes an integrated circuit (ic) and breach-detection circuitry. The ic includes data storage circuitry, a power grid configured to distribute power to the data storage circuitry, and a plurality of nodes distributed over at least one sensitive region of the ic.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

new patent

Backing up virtual machine operating system data on sequential-access data storage systems

Backing up virtual machine operating system data on sequential-access data storage systems is provided. A virtual machine boots into an operating system using operating system data that is provided to the virtual machine from a random access storage unit.
International Business Machines Corporation

new patent

Nonvolatile memory device, data storage device and operating method thereof

A nonvolatile memory device includes a target memory area; a control unit configured to apply a program pulse one or more times to the target memory area in response to a program command, until program verification passes; and a status storage unit configured to store a program status information for the target memory area, wherein the control unit is supplied with a first operation voltage, and the status storage unit is supplied with a second operation voltage.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

new patent

Method of operating storage device and operating data processing system including the device

A method of operating a data storage device which includes a first memory device, a second memory device, and a memory device storing a translation map is provided. The method includes receiving either a first identifier (id) or a second id and a virtual address from a host, selecting one of a first physical address and a second physical address from the translation map using either the first id or the second id and the virtual address, and reading data from one of the first memory device and the second memory device using the selected physical address and transmitting the data to the host.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

new patent

Image processing device, object selection method and program

There is provided an image processing device including: a data storage unit that stores object identification data for identifying an object operable by a user and feature data indicating a feature of appearance of each object; an environment map storage unit that stores an environment map representing a position of one or more objects existing in a real space and generated based on an input image obtained by imaging the real space using an imaging device and the feature data stored in the data storage unit; and a selecting unit that selects at least one object recognized as being operable based on the object identification data, out of the objects included in the environment map stored in the environment map storage unit, as a candidate object being a possible operation target by a user.. .
Sony Corporation

Object location tracking using mobile communication device

An object location tracking system may include an object, a mobile communication device, and a data storage system. The object may include a wireless short range communication system that wirelessly transmits object identification information over a short range that uniquely identifies the object.
Twych Innovation, Inc.

System and tracking individuals

A tracking device and a method of tracking are provided. The tracking device includes a first location tracking circuit, a second location tracking circuit, at least one biometric identification circuit, a data storage device, and a processor.
Global Net Solutions, Inc.

Electronic monitoring, security, and communication device assembly

A method, system, and apparatus for security and monitoring are disclosed. In one embodiment, a small device with five sensors (temperature, light, motion, accelerometer, sound) includes a processor, local data storage, and wifi and bluetooth communication capabilities.
Rph Engineering, Llc

Sensor device for a bicycle

A bicycle sensor device of the type not having internet accessibility and comprising at least one sensor element adapted for registering data regarding the bicycle, a data storage unit adapted for storing registered data regarding the bicycle, a processor element adapted for generating an output of the sensor device, and a transmitter element adapted for transmitting by short range communication an output of the sensor device to an external device being adapted for displaying the output of the sensor device to a user. The processor element is configured to cause the transmitter element to transmit the output of the sensor device to an external device in one of a first mode, a second mode and a third mode.
Rolf Østergaard Aps

Efficient dynamic proofs of retrievability

The present invention relates to a data storage and retrieval system. The system includes a at least one client device; and at least one-server.
Koc University

Determining events by analyzing stored electronic communications

Among other things, an aspect includes a data storage system associated with a provider entity and storing data on behalf of a client entity, the data being accessible from the data storage system by the client entity, a data interface enabling access by the provider entity to the data of the data storage system, and an analysis engine maintained by the provider entity to, at times determined by the analysis engine, access the data using the data interface, analyze the data, and generate results of the analysis for use by the client entity.. .
Mimecast Services Ltd.

Dual-port sram connection structure

The present disclosure provides a static random access memory (sram) cell. The sram cell includes first and second inverters cross-coupled for data storage, each inverter including at least one pull-up device and at least two pull-down devices; at least four pass gate devices configured with the two cross-coupled inverters; at least two ports coupled with the at least four pass-gate devices for reading and writing; a first contact feature contacting first two pull-down devices (pd-11 and pd-12) of the first inverter; and a second contact feature contacting second two pull-down devices (pd-21 and pd-22) of the second inerter..
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.

Managing far and near track erasure by dynamic control of a write current parameter of a magnetic disk drive

A method may include causing a write head of a magnetic data storage drive to write a first portion of data to a magnetic data storage device of the magnetic data storage drive based at least in part on a first value of at least one parameter of a write current. The method may include updating a value of a write counter and determining whether the value of the write counter is greater than or equal to a threshold write count.
Hgst Netherlands B.v.

Universal personal emergency information notification and reporting system and method

An apparatus, system and method surrounding the sensing, recording and communicating information pertaining to users providing a portable identification and diagnostic reporting system configured with data storage, sensors, processing, and transmission means to notify intended recipients of identification, sensed, collected and prewritten user data. Communication of such data, stored on local devices and/or cloud based storage, and executed through means such as uhf, nearfield and other wireless communication protocols.
Sparq, Llc

Image processing device, image processing method, and program

There is provided an image processing device including: a data storage unit storing feature data indicating a feature of appearance of one or more physical objects; an environment map building unit for building an environment map based on an input image obtained by imaging a real space and the feature data, the environment map representing a position of a physical object present in the real space; a control unit for acquiring procedure data for a set of procedures of operation to be performed in the real space, the procedure data defining a correspondence between a direction for each procedure and position information designating a position at which the direction is to be displayed; and a superimposing unit for generating an output image by superimposing the direction for each procedure at a position in the input image determined based on the environment map and the position information, using the procedure data.. .
Sony Corporation

Method and system for managing medical data

A method to securely transfer data to aid in a medical procedure or to a data management system to be accessed in a medical care facility is provided that includes a set of data from a data storage system being downloaded via a network to a visible light communication (vlc) enabled device. The set of data from the vlc enabled device is then transferred to a vlc enabled device located in an operating room (or) via point to point vlc or uploaded to a data management system.
Think Surgical, Inc.

Isolation level support in distributed database system

A system includes transmission of a first transaction identifier and a first commit identifier to a first data storage system, the first commit identifier identifying a first data snapshot of the first data storage system, transmission of a first query to the first data storage system, transmission of a first prepare instruction and the first transaction identifier to the first data storage system, determination that a first ready response has been received from the first data storage system in response to the first prepare instruction, transmission, in response to the determination, of a first commit instruction and the first transaction identifier to the first data storage system, and reception of a second commit identifier from the first data storage system, the second commit identifier identifying a second data snapshot of the first data storage system.. .
Sap Se

Database and system for venue collaboration

A networked database management system (dbms) is disclosed. The dbms may include a computer accessible data storage including a database, an access control module, a communication module, and a matching module.
First-hold, Inc.

Data storage based on rank modulation in single-level flash memory

Technologies are generally described to store data in single-level memory using rank modulation. In some examples, data to be encoded to single-level memory may be represented with a bit ranking for a group of bits.
Empire Technology Development Llc

Data storage device and data maintenance method

The present invention provides a data storage device including a flash memory and a controller. The flash memory has a plurality of single-level-cell units and a plurality of triple-level cell units.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data protection system

Systems and methods for logically organizing data for storage and recovery on a data storage medium using a multi-level format are described. Embodiments include systems and methods for protecting data stored on a data storage medium so that the data may be recovered without errors..

Data storage device and data storage detecting currently-used logical pages

A data storage device utilized for storing a plurality of data includes a memory and a controller. The memory includes a plurality of blocks, and each of the blocks includes a plurality of physical pages.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data storage device and data storage method

A data storage device utilized for storing a plurality of data includes a memory and a controller. The memory includes a plurality of blocks, and each of the blocks includes a plurality of physical pages.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Sar data search apparatus, method, and recording medium

In order to enable to change a search condition of a set of sar data, depending on a purpose of generating insar data, an sar data search method according to an exemplary aspect of the invention includes: receiving an input of a search condition comprising a search purpose and an observation date/time condition, switching the observation date/time condition to be used as the search condition, depending on the search purpose, and extracting, from a metadata storage unit configured to store metadata comprising an observation date/time associated with identification information of an sar data, the identification information of a set of the sar data that satisfies the search condition, and outputting the extracted identification information of each piece of the sar data in the set.. .
Nec Corporation

Transferring data using mobile devices

An example method for transferring a data set includes: detecting that a user device is within a first predefined proximity to a first data storage device; determining a next destination of the user device based on user travel information; selecting a data set stored on the data storage device in accordance with the next destination of the user device, wherein the data set is associated with a destination location; transferring the data set from the data storage device to the user device; detecting that the user device is within a second predefined proximity to a second data storage device; determining a location of the second data storage device; determining that a predefined relationship exists between destination location of the data set and the location of the second data storage device; and responsive to the determining, transferring the data set from the user device to the second data storage device.. .
Paypal, Inc.

Method for effecting an authentication procedure associated with a service provider or an application

A computer device for effecting an authentication procedure associated with a service provider or an application, including a plurality of sensors; and one or more processors in communication with the sensors and non-transitory data storage including, stored thereon, a plurality of instructions which, when executed, cause the one or more processors to perform the steps of (a) receiving an authentication procedure request; (b) determining a hierarchy of authentication processes for the authentication procedure; (c) selecting an authentication process from the hierarchy of authentication processes; and (d) executing the authentication process.. .
Mastercard Asia/pacific Pte. Ltd.

Sensitive data service storage

A system for data storage includes and an interface or a processor. The interface is to receive a request to store data, a data, and a data location context.
Workday, Inc.

Decoupling network connections from an application while the application is temporarily down

Some embodiments provide a method for saving data communicated with an application during the application downtime. The method, in some embodiments, receives incoming data from an interface of a machine.
Nicira, Inc.

Cell structure for dual-port static random access memory

A dual port static random access memory cell includes a write port portion and a read port portion. The write port further includes a wpu1 and a wpu2; a wpd1 and a wpd2; and a wpg1 and a wpg2.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Anti-reflection data storage medium

An anti-reflection storage medium. The anti-reflection storage medium includes a storage layer and a protective overcoat disposed over the storage later.
Seagate Technology Llc

Short-circuit data access

A policy system enforces data security policies for requests from accessing data stored on a distributed data storage system received from a client device. The policy enforcement system can determine user credentials from the requests.
Bluetalon, Inc.

Secure industrial control platform

According to some embodiments, an overall chain-of-trust may be established for an industrial control system. Secure hardware may be provided, including a hardware security module coupled to or integrated with a processor of the industrial control system to provide a hardware root-of-trust.
General Electric Company

Generating performance assessment from human and virtual human patient conversation dyads during standardized patient encounter

An artificial intelligence machine may quickly generate a comprehensive virtual patient interview database based on limited input from a case author. The comprehensive virtual patient interview database may include a list of topics and a set of items.
University Of Southern California

Regenerated container file storing

A regenerated container file is detected, and a file in the regenerated container file is determined that is different from any file in an existing container file related to the regenerated container file. To store the regenerated container file, the different file is sent to the data storage for storing..
Longsand Limited

Remote creation of a playback queue for a future event

Example embodiments involve remote creation of a playback queue for an event. An example implementation involves a cloud computing system receiving, from a first mobile device, one or more messages representing an instruction to create a playlist for an event.
Sonos, Inc.

Data storage in a mobile device with embedded mass storage device

A mobile device (100) includes a processing device (140), a random access memory, ram, (150) and an embedded mass storage device (160). A first interface (if1) is provided between the processing device (140) and the ram (150).
Sony Mobile Communications Inc.

Data storage device including nonvolatile memory device and operating method thereof

A method of operating a data storage device includes programming non-fully programmed memory blocks at a point in time when a reference time elapses from a point in time when each of the memory blocks is physically erased, acquiring a first interval and a second interval, calculating a disturb index based on the first interval and the second interval, selecting a victim block for garbage collection based on the disturb index, and copying valid page data of the victim block into a free block. The first interval is defined by a point in time when each of the memory blocks is physically erased and a point in time when each of the memory blocks is fully programmed.

Front end traffic handling in modular switched fabric based data storage systems

Systems, methods, apparatuses, and software for data storage systems are provided herein. In one example, a data storage system is provided that includes storage drives each comprising a pcie interface, and configured to store data and retrieve the data stored on associated storage media responsive to data transactions received over a switched pcie fabric.
Liqid Inc.

Synchronizing replicas with media errors in distributed storage systems

Systems and techniques are described for transferring data. A described technique includes receiving a request to transmit a data block from a first data storage device to a second data storage device.
Vmware, Inc.

Software activation code inventory and management system for agricultural and construction equipment applications

An activation code management system for a fleet of work vehicles includes a computing and data storage system to which vehicles in the fleet are connected for cellular data transmission. Each vehicle provides information regarding the activation codes operative thereon, and the information is compiled and reported by the computing and data storage system.
Cnh Industrial America Llc

Technologies for optimizing sparse matrix code with field-programmable gate arrays

Technologies for optimizing sparse matrix code include a target computing device having a processor and a field-programmable gate array (fpga). A compiler identifies a performance-critical loop in a sparse matrix source code and generates optimized executable code, including processor code and fpga code.

System and increased efficiency thin provisioning

A system and method for increased efficiency thin provisioning of data storage. The method includes: receiving a request for storage allocation from a client device; and allocating, to the client device, at least a portion of a first storage of the plurality of storages when a garbage collector of the first storage is turned off..
Excelero Storage Ltd.

Systems and methods for storage modeling and costing

The present invention provides systems and methods for data storage. A hierarchical storage management architecture is presented to facilitate data management.
Commvault Systems, Inc.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device includes a nonvolatile memory device including a plurality of memory blocks each of which includes a plurality of pages; and a controller suitable for obtain block physical to logical (p2l) data corresponding to a first memory block among the plurality of memory blocks, determine first and second target logical to physical (l2p) pages, one or more first target l2p segments stored in the first target l2p page and one or more second target l2p segments stored in the second target l2p page, based on the block p2l data and an l2p segment position table, obtain the first target l2p segments, and verify validity for one or more first p2l data included in the block p2l data, based on the first target l2p segments, wherein the controller obtains the second target l2p segments while verifying the validity for the first p2l data.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Determining power state support

According to some examples, systems and methods are provided for determining a set of power states supported by a data storage device and applying an operation to the data storage device based on whether the set of power states includes a low power state.. .
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Thermal aware workload scheduling

Systems, software, devices, and methods of distributing a workload among available data storage devices in a thermal aware manner are described herein. More specifically, the examples herein discuss distributing the workload among the available data storage devices in a thermal aware manner that optimizes collective iops of the data storage devices in an enclosure.
Hgst Netherlands B.v.

Toolless data storage device carrier

A data storage enclosure can house and electrically connect to multiple data storage devices respectively secured by a carrier. A toolless data storage device carrier can be configured with a data storage device disposed between first and second rails and a clip physically contacting each rail while spanning the data storage device.
Seagate Technology Llc

Surveying device comprising height measuring measuring a height

A surveying device for determining the position of a target, comprising a means for orienting a target axis of the surveying device towards the target point, an angle-measuring functionality for the highly precise detection of the orientation of the target axis, and evaluation means for data storage, a height measuring system for determining a height of the surveying device above the ground by means of triangulation, wherein the height measuring system comprises at least one laser plummet for emitting a laser beam along a standing axis of the surveying device onto a ground point, and a detection unit comprising a line sensor for detecting a diffuse backscattering of the laser beam, and wherein the height measuring system for determining a height of the surveying device above the ground point is designed based on a position of the diffuse backscattering on the line sensor.. .
Leica Geosystems Ag

Stackable sleds for storing electronic devices

Described herein is a first system that includes sleds each having sidewalls, a mounting plate, and a first cover. The first cover is movable relative to the sidewalls between a closed position and an open position.
Hgst Netherlands B.v.

Method to build a modular distributed network device using microservices architecture

Disclosed herein is a distributed, modular and highly available routing apparatus that is enabled to perform ip, mpls vpn v4 and v6 services. The routing apparatus comprises a plurality of functional modules selected from the group consisting of a processor, a data storage module, an input/output module, a shared memory, and a network module.
Rtbrick Inc.

Systems and methods for efficient distribution of stored data objects

A distributed data storage system is provided for offering shared data to one or more clients. In various embodiments, client systems operate on shared data while having a unique writeable copy of the shared data.
Solano Labs, Inc.

Method and system for fast access to advanced visualization of medical scans using a dedicated web portal

A system for viewing at a client device a series of three-dimensional virtual views over the internet of a volume visualization dataset contained on centralized databases employs a transmitter for securely sending volume visualization dataset from a remote location to the centralized database, more than one central data storage medium containing the volume visualization dataset, and a plurality of servers in communication with the centralized databases to create virtual views based on client requests. A resource manager load balances the servers, a security device controls communications between the client device and server and the resource manager and central storage medium.
Ai Visualize, Inc.

System and context aware mobile policies

A system and method for network policy enforcement for portable data devices such as smartphones, tablets or notebook computers uses the portable device to self-enforce prescribed policies. A beacon generator generates a wireless security beacon in accordance with an output of the beacon generator and a wireless data interface receives an access request from a portable data device.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Systems and methods for cloud data security

Techniques for providing data security services with respect to cloud-based services are described. Examples include a security service provider (“ssp”) configured to perform or provide one or more security-related services or functions with respect to or on behalf of some other system or service.
Docusign, Inc.

Method and cryptographic conversion in a data storage system

When data is encrypted and stored for a long time, encryption key(s) and/or algorithm(s) should be updated so as not to be compromised due to malicious attack. To that end, stored encrypted data is converted in the storage system with new set of cryptographic criteria.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Method for screening bad column in data storage medium

A method for screening bad columns in a data storage medium includes steps of: writing predetermined data into at least one sample block; comparing the written data with the predetermined data to calculate numbers of error bits in the plurality of columns; defining an inspection window covering a portion of the columns; summing the numbers of error bits in the portion of columns in the inspection window to obtain a total number of error bits and determining whether the total number of error bits is greater than a number of correctable bits; if yes, determining a start point and a terminal point of a bad column interval in the inspection window, wherein the numbers of error bits in the columns between the start point and the terminal point are greater than a threshold of error bits; and labeling the columns in the bad column interval as bad columns.. .
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Securing data storage device

A securing apparatus configured to mount a data storage device in an enclosure includes a shielding assembly configured to be secured to a panel of the enclosure and a sliding pole. The shielding assembly includes a frame and a rotating plate rotatably mounted to the frame.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Collision avoidance system

A collision avoidance system includes: an onboard acquisition unit provided in a vehicle traveling on a road that acquires state quantity data indicating a state quantity of a pneumatic tire of the vehicle; an onboard transmission unit provided in the vehicle that transmits the state quantity data acquired by the onboard acquisition unit to a data acquisition roadside device installed on the road; an abnormality determination unit that determines whether or not the state quantity data is abnormal; and a management device including a data acquisition unit that acquires the state quantity data from the data acquisition roadside device, a data storage unit that stores the state quantity data acquired by the data acquisition unit, and a data distribution unit that distributes the state quantity data determined as abnormal by the abnormality determination unit.. .
The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for jurisdiction independent data storage in a multi-vendor cloud environment

A cloud based system for providing data security, the system having a processor which creates a source data file; wherein the source data file is split into at least one fragments; an encryption key associated with the at least one fragments; and wherein the at least one fragments is encrypted by the encryption key; a plurality of cloud storage providers; wherein the at least one fragments is distributed among the plurality of cloud storage providers whereby no single cloud storage provider possesses all of the at least one fragments; a pointer file which is created on a local computer; wherein the pointer file stores the location of the at least one fragments; and wherein the pointer file is accessed; the encryption key authenticates the plurality of cloud storage providers; the at least one fragments are transferred from the plurality of cloud storage providers to the local computer; and wherein the at least one fragments are reassembled; and the source data file is deleted.. .

System and securing secure memory allocations in an information handling system

An information handling system has a secure data storage partition allocation. Access to the secure storage partition is limited to a set of authorized functions authorized to access the secure storage partition.
Dell Products, Lp

Chief data office strategy application

A system for chief data office is provided, as well as a defined structure, that has not previously existed, to expedite the process and reduce room for error while saving valuable time and money for those managing chief data office. The predefined templates included in the software greatly reduce the room for error while making data management easier for all of those involved.

Computerized tools to discover, form, and analyze dataset interrelations among a system of networked collaborative datasets

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby one or more computerized tools may be configured to discover, form, and analyze, for example, via one or more user interface applications, interrelations among a system of networked collaborative datasets in some examples, a method may include causing transformation of a set of data to an atomized format to form an atomized dataset, monitoring creation of a dataset, and presenting data representing a status of a portion of the creation of the dataset. The status may depict an atomized dataset linked to at least one other dataset..
Data.world, Inc.

In-connector data storage device

A data storage device includes a case and a connector housed within the case. The connector includes a first connection interface having a plurality of connection fingers and a second connection interface having a plurality of springs.

Hybrid data storage device with embedded command queuing

Apparatus and method for managing data in a hybrid data storage device. In some embodiments, a hybrid device has a hard disc drive (hdd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile rotatable storage media and a solid state drive (ssd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile solid state memory.
Seagatge Technology Llc

Data storage device and data storage method thereof

A data storage method for a data storage device is provided. The data storage method includes steps of: determining whether a power drop/loss event occurs; when the power drop/loss event is determined to have occurred, recording a voltage level of a charge storage device, wherein the charge storage device provides power to the data storage device during the power drop/loss event; determining whether the charge storage device is operating normally according to the recorded voltage level of the charge storage device; and when the charge storage device is determined to be not operating normally, configuring the data storage device to enter a safe operation mode.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Failure resistent volume creation in a shared storage environment

Systems and methods for data storage management technology that use task identifiers to manage tasks and ensure storage modifications occur without unnecessary task duplication. An example method may comprise: generating a task identifier on a first device; transmitting a request comprising the task identifier to create a task on a second device, the task being associated with the task identifier and comprising the allocation of a data storage portion on a shared storage; determining a reply to the task is missing; and in response to determining the reply is missing, detecting whether the task was created on the second device..
Red Hat Israel, Ltd.

Dynamic granularity for storage optimization

A computer-implemented method, computer program product and system for dynamic granularity of a data storage by identifying tiers of data including units of data with a unit heat index, corresponding to an activity level metric and identifying a tier heat index for each of the tiers of data corresponding to an average of the unit heat index for the units of data within the tiers of data. Furthermore determining a granularity index based on a size of the units of data; calculating a pairing index by comparing the unit heat indexes from the corresponding tiers of data and calculating an efficiency index by comparing the unit heat indexes indicating a percentage of the of units of data within a first tier of data with a higher unit heat index than all of the units of data within a another tier of data with a lower tier heat index..
International Business Machines Corporation

Internal data transfer management in a hybrid data storage device

Apparatus and method for managing data in a hybrid data storage device. In some embodiments, the hybrid data storage device has a hard disc drive (hdd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile rotatable storage media and a solid state drive (ssd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile solid state memory.
Seagate Technology Llc

Ground reference determination for autonomous vehicle operations

Systems and method are provided for controlling a vehicle. In one embodiment, a vehicle includes: an imaging device, a ranging device, a data storage element to maintain calibration data associated with a relationship between the imaging device and the ranging device, one or more actuators, and a controller.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Storage warehouse systems and methods thereof

A storage system includes data storage devices, bus conductors, and mobile reader/writer devices. Each of the storage devices is positioned between insulators, is at one of a plurality of locations on one of one or more shelf assemblies, and comprises a processor coupled to a memory and an interface device.
Netapp, Inc.

Battery and hard drive exchange station for robots

An example method includes receiving, by a mobile robotic device, power from a battery of a first battery pack in order to operate within an environment. The method further includes establishing a first data channel between the mobile robotic device and the first battery pack.
X Development Llc

System and monitoring devices relative to a user defined geographic area

The present invention relates generally to providing a system and method for monitoring devices relative to a user defined geographic area using an enablement platform for building web sites and web applications using data storage, management and publication capabilities of hosted web services. The system and method for monitoring m2m devices relative to a user defined geographic area (geofence) are built on existing aercloud concepts by allowing user to define location attributes and by using the user defined location attributes to configure and evaluate geofence parameters and issue alerts if the devices are performing outside the geofence parameters..
Aeris Communications, Inc.

Scheduling video content from multiple sources for presentation via a streaming video channel

A method, apparatus, and computer-readable storage device includes functionality for analyzing a streaming video schedule for one or more scheduling gaps and for streaming supplemental content to fill the one or more scheduling gaps. The streaming video schedule comprises a list of start times, end times, and titles to video segments to be streamed over a computer network.
Wowza Media Systems, Llc

Hands-free headset for use with mobile communication device

A hands-free headset, comprising a display module configured to receive visual data and display the visual data on a constituent microdisplay element of the display module. The headset further comprises a mounting bracket configured to releasably attach the headset to a head-worn accoutrement.
Kopin Corporation

Rdma-over-ethernet storage system with congestion avoidance without ethernet flow control

An apparatus for data storage management includes one or more processors, and an interface for connecting to a communication network that connects one or more servers and one or more storage devices. The one or more processors are configured to receive a configuration of the communication network, including a definition of multiple network connections that are used by the servers to access the storage devices using a remote direct memory access protocol transported over a lossy layer-2 protocol, to calculate, based on the configuration, respective maximum bandwidths for allocation to the network connections, and to reduce a likelihood of congestion in the communication network, notwithstanding the lossy layer-2 protocol, by instructing the servers and the storage devices to comply with the maximum bandwidths..
E8 Storage Systems Ltd.

Holographic data storage system and method

Holographic data storage system and method are disclosed. The holographic data storage system includes an encoder configured to convert input data into a codeword, a storage unit configured to store the converted codeword, and a decoder configured to convert the stored codeword into output data.
Foundation Of Soongsil University Industry Cooperation

Methods for operating a data storage device and data storage device utilizing the same

A data storage device includes a flash memory and a controller. The controller is coupled to the flash memory and includes a rom which stores a boot code.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A method for operating a data storage device includes determining appropriateness of a first read bias for adjacent target threshold voltage distributions among threshold voltage distributions for a plurality of memory cells; and if it is determined that the first read bias is inappropriate, determining a second read bias.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Optical tape with an increased track pitch for improvement of tracking performance after seam

In at least one embodiment, an optical data storage tape is provided. The optical data storage tape includes a read/write data area including a plurality of writeable tracks for storing data thereon, each writeable track having a first track width.
Oracle International Corporation

Multi-track reader for improved signal to noise ratio

A system according to one embodiment includes a magnetic head having a plurality of sensors arranged to simultaneously read at least three immediately adjacent data tracks on a magnetic medium, wherein none of the sensors share more than one lead with any other of the sensors. Such embodiment may be implemented in a magnetic data storage system such as a disk drive system, which may include a magnetic head, a drive mechanism for passing a magnetic medium (e.g., hard disk) over the magnetic head, and a controller electrically coupled to the magnetic head..
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Dynamic password voice based identity authentication system and method having self-learning function

Dynamic security code speech-based identity authentication system and method having self-learning function, being equipped with: a time-varying data storage unit for storing speech data of each user with time labels; a time-varying data update module (23) for storing the latest speech data into the time-varying data storage unit; a time window channel construction module (24) for extracting speech data from the time-varying data storage unit in the order of the time labels, constructing and updating the time window channel comprising multiple sets of speech data; a voiceprint model reconstruction module (25) reconstructing the user voiceprint model by using the multiple sets of speech data comprised in the updated time window channel.. .
Beijing D-ear Technologies Co., Ltd.

Image transfer method and image recognition method useful in image recognition processing by server

An image transfer method and an image recognition method that are useful in performing an image recognition process on photographs (photographed images) of participants taken at events. In the image transfer method, moving image data is generated by converting image data received from an outside to moving image frames, and is transmitted to an image recognition device.
Canon Imaging Systems Inc.

Management of collaborative datasets via distributed computer networks

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a method may include receiving a dataset and dataset attributes and identifying a first version of the dataset.
Data.world

Transparent client application to arbitrate data storage between mutable and immutable data repositories

Provided is a process including: receiving a first write request from an application requesting to write data to a first remote database via a network; classifying the second value as higher-security; and in response to classifying the second value as higher-security, redirecting the second value from a destination specified by the application in the received first write request, wherein an attacker with full access to the first database does not have access to the second value classified as higher security, and wherein code of the application is not modified to interface with two databases in place of the first remote database.. .
Altr Solutions, Inc.

System and implementing a scalable data storage service

A system that implements a scalable data storage service may maintain tables in a non-relational data store on behalf of clients. The system may provide a web services interface through which service requests are received, and an api usable to request that a table be created, deleted, or described; that an item be stored, retrieved, deleted, or its attributes modified; or that a table be queried (or scanned) with filtered items and/or their attributes returned.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Dataset analysis and dataset attribute inferencing to form collaborative datasets

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a method may include receiving a dataset having a data format into a dataset ingestion controller configured to form a collaborative dataset, interpreting data of the dataset against data classifications at an inference engine to derive at least an inferred attribute, associating the data with annotative data identifying the inferred attribute, and converting the dataset at a format converter to form an atomized dataset..
Data World

Collaborative dataset consolidation via distributed computer networks

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a method may include receiving data representing a query into a collaborative dataset consolidation system, identifying datasets relevant to the query, generating one or more queries to access disparate data repositories, and retrieving data representing query results.
Data.world

Interactive interfaces as computerized tools to present summarization data of dataset attributes for collaborative datasets

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, and computer software and systems, to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby one or more interfaces, such as user interfaces, may be implemented as computerized tools for presenting summarization of dataset attributes to facilitate discovery, formation, and analysis of interrelated collaborative datasets. In some examples, a method may include presenting data representing summary characteristic data in a user interface.
Data.world, Inc.

Consolidator platform to implement collaborative datasets via distributed computer networks

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a system may include data ingestion controller configured to format datasets to form a first and a second atomized dataset, the second atomized dataset including the first atomized dataset and one or more other atomized datasets.
Data World

Query generation for collaborative datasets

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a method may include receiving data representing a query of a consolidated dataset that may include datasets formatted atomized datasets, analyzing the query to classify portions of the query to form classified query portions, partitioning the query into sub-queries as a function of a classification type for each of the classified query portions, and retrieving data representing a query result from distributed data repositories..
Data.world

Loading collaborative datasets into data stores for queries via distributed computer networks

Various embodiments relate generally to data science and data analysis, computer software and systems, and wired and wireless network communications to provide an interface between repositories of disparate datasets and computing machine-based entities that seek access to the datasets, and, more specifically, to a computing and data storage platform that facilitates consolidation of one or more datasets, whereby a collaborative data layer and associated logic facilitate, for example, efficient access to, and implementation of, collaborative datasets. In some examples, a system may include an atomized workflow loader configured to receive an atomized dataset to load into a data store, and to determine resource requirements data to describe at least one resource requirement.
Data World

Selective space reclamation of data storage memory employing heat and relocation metrics

Space of a data storage memory of a data storage memory system is reclaimed by determining heat metrics of data stored in the data storage memory; determining relocation metrics related to relocation of the data within the data storage memory; determining utility metrics of the data relating the heat metrics to the relocation metrics for the data; and making the data whose utility metric fails a utility metric threshold, available for space reclamation.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Data storage layout

Examples of the present disclosure provide apparatuses and methods for determining a data storage layout. An example apparatus comprising a first address space of a memory array comprising a first number of memory cells coupled to a plurality of sense lines and to a first select line.
Micron Technology, Inc.

Flexible per-request data durability in databases and other data stores

An approach for providing flexible durability operations for a data storage application can include requests to perform logging operations of data storage application having an indication of a durability mode to use for the logging operation. The logging operation can be initiated according to the indication of the durability mode and a callback indicating log write completion can be called according to the indication of the durability mode..
Sap Se

Optimizing data backup schedules

Backup schedule optimization is provided. Backup environment data is identified.
International Business Machines Corporation

Print data processing device, print data processing method, program, and printing system

The print data processing device includes: a data storage unit that receives and stores print data sent from a host device; an information acquisition unit that acquires requirement information indicating whether or not printing on print media is required; a data processing unit that, when the requirement information indicates printing on the print media is not required, converts the stored print data to print simulation data that does not cause execution of a printing process by a printer; a data output unit that outputs stored print data or print simulation data to the printer according to the requirement information; and a response unit that receives the response to the host device from the printer based on the output print data or print simulation data, and relays the response to the host device.. .

Switched direct attached shared storage architecture

Various embodiments for implementing a switched direct attached shared storage architecture as disclosed herein include: providing a plurality of compute nodes, each compute node having integrated compute capabilities, data storage, and a network interface controller (host nic), the plurality of compute nodes being in data communication with each other via a local area network, the plurality of compute nodes each including distributed storage processing software resident thereon; providing a plurality of physical data storage devices in data communication with a storage controller; and enabling data communications in a data store switch fabric between the plurality of compute nodes and the plurality of physical data storage devices via the host nic and the storage controller, the data store switch fabric encapsulating data requests from the plurality of compute nodes into data frames for transport to corresponding physical data storage devices.. .
Apeiron Data Systems

Controller, flash memory apparatus, identifying data block stability, and storing data in flash memory apparatus

In a method for controlling data stored in a solid state disk (ssd) of a data storage system, a storage controller obtains stability information of a data segment. The stability information includes a reference count of the data segment and a length of a period of time the data segment is stored in the ssd.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device includes a nonvolatile memory device; a control unit configured to generate a descriptor in which works for controlling the nonvolatile memory device are written; a memory control unit configured to provide control signals and write data to the nonvolatile memory device based on the descriptor; and a voltage detector configured to provide a voltage drop signal to the memory control unit in the case where a first operating voltage provided to the memory control unit or a second operating voltage provided to the nonvolatile memory device drops.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Management of storage replication consistency groups using automatic replication group identifiers

System and method for managing storage replication consistency groups for storage objects of processing entities uses a replication group identifier for a storage replication consistency group received from a storage interface manager of a storage system with multiple computer data storage devices. The replication group identifier is received when a creation request for a new logical storage unit for a processing entity is transmitted from a host computer to the storage interface manager.
Vmware, Inc.

Data storage device and data maintenance method thereof

The present invention provides a data storage device including a flash memory, a controller and a delay circuit. The controller receives a read command from a host, reads a first data sector from the flash memory according to the read command, and produces a setting signal according to the maintenance time of the flash memory when the flash memory needs to be maintained.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Consensus protocol enhancements for supporting flexible durability options

A cluster of nodes can receive a request to perform a logging operation of a distributed data storage application. The logging operation can include writing of data to a secondary storage of each of the nodes of the plurality of nodes.
Sap Se

Command tunneling in a hybrid data storage device

Apparatus and method for managing data in a hybrid data storage device. In some embodiments, a hybrid device has a hard disc drive (hdd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile rotatable media and a solid state drive (ssd) controller circuit coupled to non-volatile solid state memory.
Seagate Technology Llc

Data storage device and data maintenance method thereof

The present invention provides a data storage device including a flash memory and a controller. The flash memory has a plurality of slc-spare blocks, a plurality of tlc-data blocks and a plurality of tlc-spare blocks.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data storage enclosure with a stop slot

A data storage enclosure can have one or more data storage devices positioned in an enclosure slot having one or more stops. A data storage device can be attached to a rail having a rail width and having first and second protrusions offset from one another.
Seagate Technology Llc

Methods and semiconductor sample workflow

Apparatus and methods are described for the automated transfer and storage of transmission electron microscope (tem) and scanning/transmission electron microscope (stem) lamella samples throughout a semiconductor manufacturing facility using existing automation infrastructure such as a front opening unified pod (foup). Also provided are wafer facsimiles corresponding to outer dimensions of semiconductor, data storage or solar cell wafers, wherein the facsimiles adapted to store, carry and/or provide a testing platform for testing of samples taken from semiconductor, data storage or solar cell wafers..
Fei Company

Method of assistance to at least one occupant of an accident affected vehicle and dedicated assistance system

A method of assistance to at least one occupant of a vehicle involved in an accident includes detecting a state of the vehicle resulting from the accident, activating a device to measure a physiological state of the occupant, collecting physiological data relating to the occupant by at least one dedicated measurement device, recording the data collected, and sending a message containing the data relating to the physiological state of the occupant to a remote data storage server, via a telematic control unit on board the vehicle. The collecting the physiological data is carried out recurrently at a regular time interval from a time of the detecting the state of the vehicle resulting from the accident.
Renault S.a.s.

Method and system for improving a physiological response

A system and method for determining the immune status or immune cycle in a subject is provided. A sampling component for obtaining physiological data from the subject is provided together with a data storage component for storing the physiological data obtained from the subject.
Lifecycle Technologies Pty Ltd

Data processing apparatus, data processing method and non-transitory computer readable medium

A data processing apparatus in accordance with the embodiment of the present invention includes a reception power data storage, reference data storage, and a processor. The reception power data storage stores reception power data that contains a plurality of reception power values of a radio signal, which is transmitted from the wireless communication apparatus, obtained by a plurality of measurement apparatuses.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Authenticated device-based storage operations

data storage operation commands are digitally signed to enhance data security in a distributed system. A data storage client and a compute-enabled data storage device may share access to a cryptographic key.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Method of operating decoder for reducing computational complexity and operating data storage device including the decoder

A method of operating a decoder, which has variable nodes and check nodes, includes receiving variable-to-check (v2c) messages from the variable nodes using a first check node among the check nodes. The number of messages having a specific magnitude among the v2c messages is counted.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Multi-port interposer architectures in data storage systems

Systems, methods, apparatuses, and architectures for storage interposers are provided herein. In one example, a storage interposer module includes peripheral component interconnect express (pcie) switch circuitry receives storage operations over a host connector that are issued by one or more host systems and transfers the storage operations for storage by one or more storage devices over drive pcie interfaces.
Liqid Inc.

Data storage optimization for non-volatile memory

Non-volatile devices may be configured such that a clear operation on a single bit clears an entire block of bits. The representation of particular data structures may be optimized to reduce the number of clear operations required to store the representation in non-volatile memory.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Memory unit assignment and selection for internal memory operations in data storage systems

Disclosed embodiments are directed to systems and methods for assigning and selecting memory units for internal memory operations in data storage systems. The embodiments can improve the efficiency of garbage collection operations by directing dynamic data into memory units with a relatively lower p/e count, directing static and system data into memory units with a relatively higher p/e count, and not mixing static and dynamic data by packing static data into separate memory units from dynamic data.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Application logic, and verification method and configuration method thereof

A verification method for an application logic provided with one or more macro logics configured to perform a predetermined operation, a macro operation control unit configured to instruct the one or more macro logics to start the operation to cause the one or more macro logics to perform the operation, and an operation data storage area configured to store data. In the application logic, static verification by property description of a formal verification language is performed for each of the one or more macro logic, the macro operation control unit, and the operation data storage area, and dynamic verification by simulation is further performed for at least one of the one or more macro logics..
Hitachi, Ltd.

Redundant disk array system and data storage method thereof

A redundant disk array system and a data storage method thereof are provided. The redundant disk array system includes a plurality of disks, a plurality of data stripes, and a processing unit.
Accelstor, Inc.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device includes a nonvolatile memory device; and a controller configured to generate a read command based on information on a memory region of the nonvolatile memory device corresponding to a read request and at least one memory region of the nonvolatile memory device corresponding to at least one stand-by read request, wherein the nonvolatile memory device simultaneously reads data stored in the memory region and data stored in the at least one memory region, in response to the read command.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Data storage device and operating method thereof

A data storage device includes a nonvolatile memory device; and a controller suitable for controlling the nonvolatile memory device. The controller includes a status storage unit suitable for storing a status information on the nonvolatile memory device; and a reset unit suitable for selectively performing a reset operation for the nonvolatile memory device, based on the status information, when performing a booting operation..
Sk Hynix Inc.

Device, method, and graphical user interface for managing data stored at a storage location

In accordance with some embodiments, a method includes detecting a management input indicative of a request to manage data stored at the direction of the device at a storage location with a limited available storage capacity, and in response, displaying a data storage management user interface that includes a plurality of data storage management affordances. The method further includes, detecting selection of a particular data storage management affordance of the plurality of data storage management affordances; and, in response to detecting selection of the particular data storage management affordance, in accordance with a determination that the particular data storage management affordance is the first data storage management affordance, initiating a process for performing the first data storage management operation and, in accordance with a determination that the particular data storage management affordance is the second data storage management affordance, initiating a process for performing the second data storage management operation..
Apple Inc.

Autonomous vehicle re-tasking during performance of a programmed task based on detection of a task interruption scenario

An example autonomous vehicle includes a communication interface for receiving instructions to perform a first task in an environment using a first strategy, sensors for detecting conditions in the environment to carry out the first task, data storage storing a plurality of task interruption scenarios each having an associated priority setting, and a processor for executing instructions for autonomous decision-making to perform functions. The functions include during performance of the first task, identifying that the conditions in the environment are associated with one of the plurality of task interruption scenarios, determining that the identified task interruption scenario is associated with a second task that has a higher priority setting than the first task, determining an asset needed to perform the second task, and based on the autonomous vehicle having the asset, autonomously (i) stopping performance of the first task and (ii) changing to perform the second task..
The Boeing Company

Application agnostic sensor, control computer and methods for operating

A server computer includes a non-transitory data storage storing a plurality of control rule sets including a first control rule set and a second control rule set, an interface transmitting, over a network, the first control rule set in response to a signal from the multi-application-transceiver device such that loading of application specific settings of the first control rule set causes a first health monitoring application to be enabled on the multi-application-transceiver device, and a health data analyzer receiving, over the network, a processed signal from the multi-application-transceiver device, where the processed signal includes information relating to monitoring a heartbeat or breathing of the person, detection of sudden infant death syndrome (sids) of the person, or detection of a concentration of macromolecules on the person. The health data analyzer performs an analysis on the processed signal, and communicates, over the network, results of the analysis to the multi-application-transceiver device..

System, method, and detecting vehicle operator conduct

A monitoring system for detecting a condition in a vehicle, including at least one imaging device having a field of view including at least a portion of an interior cabin of the vehicle occupied by an operator of the vehicle during operation, a data storage medium configured to store parameter data in a database, the parameter data including control parameter data for the interior cabin of the vehicle, and at least one processor in communication with the at least one imaging device and the data storage medium. The at least one processor is programmed or configured to receive operational image data from the at least one imaging device, generate operational parameter data from the operational image data, compare the operational parameter data to the control parameter data, and determine if at least one operator is absent from the interior cabin and/or if at least one unauthorized display device is present in the vehicle..
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation

Baler information system and method

A bale information system includes a baling machine configured to process a material into a bale, the baling machine including a sensor configured to measure a release of the bale from the baling machine, a global positioning system receiver in operable communication with the baling machine, and a data storage system operable to receive and store data from the global positioning system receiver.. .
Iowa State University Research Foundation, Inc.

Assembly for attaching and connecting a computer data storage device to an on-board computer and associated use

The encapsulation structure (17) and the storage device (12) mounted therein are movable relative to the receiving structure (18) between an inserted configuration in which the encapsulation structure (17) and the storage device (12) are inserted into the receiving structure (18) and the connector of the storage device (12) is connected to the first connector, and a removed configuration in which the encapsulation structure (17) and the storage device (12) are removed from the receiving structure (18).. .

Migration of data storage

An operable mechanism implements a stub utility to facilitate the migration of stub files, where the stub utility is integrated with a data storage product and a data storage technique of an existing storage site containing the stub files. The stub utility identifies the stub files and uses virtualization to migrate the stub files to a new storage site without concomitantly recalling or accessing source files linked to the stub files..
International Business Machines Corporation

Migration of data storage

An operable mechanism implements a stub utility to facilitate the migration of stub files, where the stub utility is integrated with a data storage product and a data storage technique of an existing storage site containing the stub files. The stub utility identifies the stub files and uses virtualization to migrate the stub files to a new storage site without concomitantly recalling or accessing source files linked to the stub files..
International Business Machines Corporation

Bottom pinned sot-mram bit structure and fabrication

Embodiments of the present disclosure generally relate to data storage and computer memory systems, and more particularly, to a sot-mram chip architecture. The sot-mram chip architecture includes a plurality of leads, a plurality of memory cells, and a plurality of transistors.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Data retention flags in solid-state drives

Systems and methods for managing data retention in a solid-state storage system utilizing data retention flag bytes are disclosed. A data storage device includes a non-volatile memory comprising a plurality of non-volatile memory devices and a controller configured to write data to a memory unit of the non-volatile memory array and write a data retention flag value indicating a number of bits of the written data programmed in a first of a plurality of logical states.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Sealed bulkhead electrical feed-through positioning control

An electrical feed-through, such as a pcb connector, involves at least one positioning protrusion protruding from a main body, and may further include multiple positioning protrusions protruding in respective directions from the main body. A data storage device employing such a feed-through comprises an enclosure base with which the feed-through is coupled, where the base comprises an annular recessed surface surrounding an aperture that is encompassed by the feed-through and is at a first level, and at least one recessed positioning surface at a higher level than the first level and extending in a direction away from the annular recessed surface.
Hgst Netherlands B.v.

Fragmented data storage bands

An implementation of a system disclosed herein provides a method for managing data streams of sequential nature, wherein the method writes the sequential chunks (fragments) directly to an open band in the order these are received from the host and includes determining an end of the incoming data write request related to streaming data and in response to the determination of the end of the incoming data write request related to streaming data, copying remaining data from a current physical band mapped to logical block addresses lbas related to the data write requests to the allocated (open) band.. .
Seagate Technology Llc

Information processing device, information recording medium, information processing method, and program

To enable an hdr image and an hdr image metadata to be stored in an mp4 file, and a reproduction device to reproduce an optimum hdr image based on metadata. In generating the mp4 file that stores hdr image data, the hdr image metadata is recorded in the mp4 file.
Sony Corporation

Mitigation of image degradation in displays

Systems and methods for mitigating image degradation in displays are provided. In one example, the present disclosure relates to an information handling system comprising a display policy related to a display, where the display policy provides information concerning: (1) at least one icon for display on the display, and (2) a schedule for changing a size of the at least one icon over a period of time.
Dell Products, Lp

Apparatus for providing traveling information and providing traveling information using a traveling iq test

An apparatus for providing travel information and a method thereof are provided. The apparatus is: a main server, where a storage unit that stores a plurality of data information spots and restaurants information data area of the travel of the travel area; a travel information storage unit to the sights and restaurants of the local travel information for regional travel processed quiz data storage; a character storage unit for storing at least one quiz submitter character data; a travel iq for running the test at the user terminal; a travel iq score calculation unit for calculating a score by comparing the answer data which is input through the user terminal and the correct answer of the quiz data; and a traveler rating based on the travel iq scores and the travel iq scores are calculated by the score calculating unit trip..

System and determining subscription information based on payment card transaction data over a payment card network

A payment card processing system is configured to filter payment card transaction records to pass exclusively records having merchant identification data corresponding to merchants offering items via subscription, interact with a plurality of data storage devices to write a new subscription record for a given transaction to generate a new record in a subscription record database responsive to determining that the transaction represents a new subscription record, based at least on the merchant identifier data and account data in the transaction, and periodically updating one or more existing subscriptions records in a subscription record database.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated

Data owner controlled data storage privacy protection technique

This patent describes methods which allow the primary owners of sensitive data to retain more access control over the data they share with secondary service providers, even when the secondary service provider electronically stores some form of this information in a service provider maintained database. When these methods are applied by both data owner and service provider the data can only be accessed and used by the service provider during data owner controlled access sessions.

Method and computing device for minimizing accesses to data storage in conjunction with maintaining a b-tree

Methods for modifying a b-tree are disclosed. According to an implementation, a computing device receives requests for updates to a b-tree, groups two or more of the requests into a batch that are destined for a particular node on the b-tree, but refrains from modifying the node until a buffer of a node above it is full (or will be full with this batch of requests).
Workiva Inc.

Interconnect for shared control electronics

A mass data storage system includes a number of communicatively coupled storage drives powered and controlled by shared control electronics. The shared control electronics are configured to transmit analog read/write signals through an interconnect to each of the multiple individually selectable storage drives.
Seagate Technology Llc

Multi-level data cache and storage on a memory bus

This invention provides a system having a processor assembly interconnected to a memory bus and a memory-storage combine, interconnected to the memory bus. The memory-storage combine is adapted to allow access, through the memory bus, a combination of random access memory (ram) based data storage and non-volatile mass data storage.
Fusion Memory

Cache management

It is determined that a cache operation relating to the transfer of data between a cache memory and a data storage system is required. A state of a utilization model is received, the utilization model including requirements for utilization of resources of the data storage system over a time period, and the state indicating a cost of resource utilization associated with cache operations in the current time period.
International Business Machines Corporation

Correcting a data storage error caused by a broken conductor using bit inversion

A method, system, and/or computer program product corrects a data error that has been caused by a break in a conductor link in a memory. A memory controller detects a line malfunction in a data bit transmission line between a first bit node and a second bit node in a memory, and then identifies a constant voltage state at the second bit node that is caused by the line malfunction.
International Business Machines Corporation

Provisioning a slave for data storage using metadata with updated references

A slave storage is provisioned using metadata of a master b-tree and updates to references (e.g., offsets) pertaining to data operations of the master b-tree. Master-slave pairs can be used to provide data redundancy, and a master copy can include the master b-tree with references to corresponding data.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Sensor-based association of traffic control devices to traffic lanes for autonomous vehicle navigation

A system for generating mapping data includes a host vehicle and at least one sensor coupled to the host vehicle. The sensor is capable of detecting a traffic control device and capable of detecting motion of a vehicle.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Partition-able storage of test results using inactive storage elements

Aspects of present disclosure relate to an integrated circuit chip (chip), a method and a computer program product of testing the chip. The method of testing the chip may include: partitioning the chip into various partitions, loading built-in self-test (bist) test instructions into bist engine and initializing a current partition counter, performing bist test on current partition, transmitting test results of the current partition of the chip to an external test data storage, checking whether current partition is the last partition, incrementing current partition counter, and returning to performing bist on a next partition when current partition is not the last partition, and exiting bist test when current partition is the last partition.
International Business Machines Corporation

Storage medium storing game program, game processing method, and information processing apparatus

A non-transitory computer readable recording medium stores game program code instructions for a game in which a first user and a second user do battle, and when the game program code instructions are executed by a computer, the game program code instructions cause the computer to perform a data storage function of storing a first panel data that includes a plurality of panels associated with the first user to a storage unit; a control function of receiving information regarding a selection by the first user, the selection being for one or more panels indicating characters to be disposed in one or more divisions of a game display screen including a display region formed by the divisions; the data storage function further stores the panel associated with information of motion to the storage unit, and the control function transmits information for displaying the panel as a moving character according to the information of motion associated with the panel when the panel is disposed in a target division.. .
Gree, Inc.

Vascular treatment evaluation system, and method therefor

Provided is a system for supporting the treatment of vascular diseases by performing a blood flow simulation based on a medical image, the system comprising: an input unit that reads the medical image, fluid properties and boundary conditions from a data storage unit; a blood flow analysis execution unit that obtains a pressure field and a flow velocity field based on the medical image read by the input unit; a blood flow information calculation unit that calculates, based on the pressure field and the flow velocity field, blood flow information about a specific blood vessel being treated; a vascular treatment risk assessment unit that calculates, based on the calculated blood flow information, the proportion of a blood flow volume flowing into an aneurysm as a risk factor associated with the vascular treatment of the blood vessel being treated; and display units that display the calculation results to a user.. .
Ebm Corporation

Consistency level driven data storage in a dispersed storage network

A method begins by a processing module of a computing device, in response to sending a set of write requests regarding a set of encoded data slices sent to a set of storage units, receiving write response ballots from some storage units. The method continues with the processing module interpreting the write response ballots to determine whether the write requests have a consensus number of highest rankings.
International Business Machines Corporation

Enhancing performance of data storage in a dispersed storage network

A method includes determining a level of confidence regarding a revision level for a set of encoded data slices. The method further includes, when the level of confidence is equal to or above a confidence threshold, sending write and commit requests, wherein a write and commit request includes an encoded data slice, a current revision value, and a new revision value.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods for facilitating planned data container transitions and devices thereof

A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and source storage server computing device that mirrors dirty data to a destination storage server. The dirty data corresponds to storage operations not yet committed to one or more data storage devices of an aggregate to be transitioned.
Netapp, Inc.

System and secure communications and data storage using multidimensional encryption

An encryption system and method has processors and a memory system, the memory system configured to hold at least one macroblock, an encryption key, and machine-readable instructions for encrypting the macroblock. The instructions include instructions for dividing the macroblock into subblocks by rows and encrypting the rows, for dividing the macroblock into subblocks by columns and encrypting the columns, and for performing a combining cipher of the cipher blocks to produce a final ciphertext of the macroblock.
Massively Parallel Technologies, Inc.

Data storage devices

data storage devices are provided. A data storage device includes a dielectric layer on a substrate.

Online stock payment system

In general, this disclosure describes an electronic payment processing system that facilitates payment for goods or services using securities, such as stock. In some examples, a computing device includes at least one processor configured to receive data indicating an electronic payment request for a transaction associated with a provider of goods or services; process the payment request with a payment processing system to access a data store of a data storage device to identify one or more accounts associated with a recipient of the goods or services and to determine whether the identified accounts have sufficient amount of securities to satisfy an amount specified by the electronic payment request; and when the identified account has a sufficient amount of securities to satisfy the amount specified by the payment request, automatically generating an electronic response message from the payment processing system indicating pending payment for the transaction..
The Keitz Group Llc

Methods and apparatus to provide group-based row-level security for big data platforms

Methods, apparatus, systems and articles of manufacture are disclosed to facilitate electronic data security. An example apparatus includes a data storage including a memory adjusted to store data organized according to a data table including columns identifying a first data record and a first security tag associated with the first data record.
Intel Corporation

Computer implemented and computer controlled method, computer program product and platform for arranging data for processing and storage at a data storage engine

A computer implemented and computer controlled method of arranging data for processing and storage thereof at a data storage engine. To identified data elements, an action is assigned from a plurality of actions as well as an association between data elements of an action according to a respective topology comprised of an ordered plurality of data categories including a subject data category, an object data category, a spatial data category and a temporal data category.
Dynactionize N.v.

Method, system, and enterprise wide storage and retrieval of large amounts of data

A scalable network of mobile data storage containers that are connected in peer-to-peer networks to archive large data storage capacities. The various embodiments provide a method of extracting a large amount of data from a variety of sources and storing the extracted data in mobile, storage units.
Yottastor, Llc

Data deduplication

Some examples relate to data deduplication. In an example, upon addition or modification of a data unit in a data storage device, a context triggered piecewise hash (ctph) key may be generated for an added or modified data unit.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

File access permission revocation notification

A data storage system providing data access to multiple users is provided. The data storage system includes a data store configured to store electronic files and a processor operably coupled to the data store.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Storing log records in a non-volatile memory

Technologies are generally described herein for storing log records in non-volatile memory. Transaction data may be accessed that is associated with one or more transactions that modify a data storage device.
Hua Zhong University Of Science Technology

Data recovery in multi-target data storage networks

A computer-implemented method, according to one embodiment, includes: using a supplemental data storage volume at a secondary location to track a first set of data updates to a primary data storage volume at a primary location in response to a failure event at the primary location; retrieving a second set of tracked data updates to the primary data storage volume stored in a secondary data storage volume at the secondary location; merging the second set of tracked data updates into the first set of tracked data updates in the supplemental data storage volume; and transitioning the merged data updates from the supplemental data storage volume at the secondary location to the primary data storage volume at the primary location. Other systems, methods, and computer program products are described in additional embodiments..
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods to detect deleted files

A data storage system protects data identified for deletion which has been created or modified between scheduled data backups. For instance, the system monitors data operations and when the data operation is a delete, the system determines whether the data identified for deletion has been protected by a backup operation.
Commvault Systems, Inc.

Method and reading and writing committed data

According to some aspects, a database system comprising a processor configured to execute a plurality of system components is provided. The plurality of system components may include an interface component configured to receive a write commit command and provide a write commit confirmation, a snapshot component configured to generate a plurality of snapshots of data stored in a data storage node of a plurality of data storage nodes and identify a committed snapshot representative of data that has been replicated on a majority of the plurality of data storage nodes, and a command processing component configured to modify a data element based on the write commit command, determine whether the majority of the plurality of storage nodes have replicated the modification using the committed snapshot, and generate the write commit confirmation responsive to a determination that the majority of the plurality of data storage nodes have replicated the modification..

Data storage device and data access-method

The present invention provides 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, wherein each of the pages has a plurality of sub-pages and a plurality of spare areas, each of the spare areas is arranged to store a spare data sector, and the spare data sector respectively corresponds to the sub-pages.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Method and reading and writing committed data

According to some aspects, a database system is provided. The database system may include at least one processor configured to execute a plurality of system components.

Data storing method and system initinalizing method after sudden power-off event

A data storing method for a data storage device is provided. The data storage device includes a volatile memory and a non-volatile memory.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Atomic write command support in a solid state drive

A method of performing an atomic write command in a data storage device comprising a volatile memory and a plurality of non-volatile memory devices configured to store a plurality of physical pages. The method may comprise storing data in a plurality of logical pages (l-pages), each associated with a logical address.
Skyera, Llc

Targeted secure data overwrite

Provided are a computer program product, system, and method in accordance with one embodiment of the present description, in which selected memory resources targeted for secure data cleaning. For example, memory resources which may be targeted for secure data cleaning may include a specific volume (or portion of a volume) of data storage which has been selected for secure erasure of any residual data which may remain on the targeted storage volume before the volume is released for use by others.
International Business Machines Corporation

Scalable and efficient access to and management of data and resources in a tiered data storage system

A system according to one embodiment includes a processor and logic integrated with and/or executable by the processor. The logic is configured to cause the processor to store hierarchically-organized global configuration information for each node and each tape library resource in a storage cluster to at least one memory accessible by each node of the storage cluster.
International Business Machines Corporation

Data storage mounting apparatus

A mounting apparatus for data storage devices includes a plurality of installing racks and a plurality of data storage devices. The installing racks are stackable together and can be fixed together.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Low cost multi-modal sensor fusion with single look ghost-free 3d target association from geographically diverse sensors

A system performs operations including receiving pairs of sensor signals indicative of imaging of an environment, each pair of sensor signals including (i) a first sensor signal received from a first sensor and including first spatial coordinates and a first signal characteristic and (ii) a second sensor signal including second spatial coordinates and a second signal characteristic. The operations include identifying valid pairs of sensor signals, including determining that an address including the first coordinates of the first sensor signal of a given pair and the second coordinates of the second sensor signal of the given pair corresponds to an admissible address in a set of admissible addresses stored in a data storage.
Rfnav, Inc

Detection data storage device for detection probe

A detection data storage device includes a detection probe, an inspection instrument, a processor and a storage controller. The processor includes a software component.
Primax Electronic Ltd.

Counting sensor having a correction function

The processing electronic circuit is configured (i) to determine, on the basis of the direction information and the magnetic pole information, the number of the rotations or of the linear displacements of the object and to store the corresponding value in the data storage, (ii) to perform, on the basis of a sequence of the direction informations and of the magnetic pole informations, an error detection to the effect whether one of the rotations or one of the linear displacements of the object has not been recognized partially or completely, and (iii) to determine an according correction and to correct the value upon detection of an error.. .

Pattern configurable reticle

A system, method, and device for configuring an optical aiming device for ballistic drop compensation (bdc). The optical aiming device can include a housing with a reticle pane defining a reticle display field viewable by a user and indicating a zero point, the housing further including a plurality of axially spaced lenses and defining an optical path therethrough.
Vista Outdoor Operations Llc

Camera activation response to vehicle safety event

Methods and systems are provided for transmitting video data associated with a vehicle. In one exemplary embodiment, a vehicle processor determines a vehicle safety event based on one or more safety sensors, activates one or more vehicle cameras that capture video data in response to the determined vehicle safety event, records the video data in a vehicle data storage device, and, if the vehicle processor determines that a suitable connection to a telecommunications network is available when the video data is being captured, then transmits the video data over the telecommunications network in substantially real time..
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

System, method, and data loss prevention

Disclosed is a computer security device configured to monitor data traffic between computing devices on a local area network and an external network in order to protect the local area network against unauthorized access and data exfiltration. Such computer security device includes each of a data transport module, a management information module, and a data storage module, each of which are operable independently of the other modules, but which modules together form the single computer security device.
Seculore Solutions, Llc

Resistive memory device by substrate reduction

To provide enhanced data storage devices and systems, various systems, architectures, apparatuses, and methods, are provided herein. In a first example, a resistive memory device is provided.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Self-testing a storage device via system management bus interface

A system and method are provided for self-testing one or more digital data storage drives. In particular, a drive tester system connects to the one or more digital data storage drives via a standard two-wire interface, such as a system management bus interface or an i2c interface.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Data line driver, semiconductor integrated circuit device, and electronic appliance

In a data line driver, successively input image data are sequentially stored in a first data storage unit and a second data storage unit. A subtracter calculates a difference value between the image data stored in the first data storage unit and the image data stored in the second data storage unit.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Display driver, display and terminal

The disclosure provides a display driver, applied to process image data sent by a processor, the driver includes a time sequence controller, a data receiver connected with the time sequence controller electrically, an image processing module, a data storage module, a pulse width modulation register and a source electrode driver; when the display processor sends static image data, the static image data received by the data receiver is processed by the image processing module, the pulse width modulation register stores a backlight adjustment signal generated by the image processing module first processing the static image data, the static image data processed by the image processing module is stored in the data storage module, the time sequence controller controls the source electrode driver to read the static image data stored in the data storage module, simultaneously reading the backlight adjustment signal stored in the pulse width modulation register to adjust backlight.. .
Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Driving-state data storage apparatus

In a driving-state data storage apparatus, a collector collects, from each of vehicles on a target travelling road, a value of data indicative of a driving state of the corresponding vehicle to correspondingly obtain driving-state data values for the target road. A data allocator divides, based on similarity among the driving-state data values, the target traveling road into a plurality of traveling segments, and extracts, from the driving-state data values, data values for each of the divided travelling segments.
Denso Corporation

System and managing interaction between commercial and intermediary users

A method, system, and computer program product allow employee agents of an employer company to selectively communicate with potential customers to share content regarding various products and services offered by the employer company. In one aspect, a plurality of product records and a plurality of intermediary user records, storing information about the products/services offered by the company and the employee agents of the company, respectively, are stored on a data storage module.

Method and device for storing data

The present application discloses a method and a device for storing data. According to the method, entity-related data associated with entities is acquired from a web page, wherein the entity-related data comprises entity data representing the entities, entity attribute data describing attributes of the entities, and inter-entity relationship data describing a relationship between two entities.
Guangzhou Shenma Mobile Information Technology Co. Ltd.

Master data management

Multiple instances of a computer system subscribe to a central data storage system. The central data storage system receives a set of entities that the instances wish to synchronize with one another, along with a schema representing those entities, from each instance.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Computer program product, method, apparatus and data storage system for managing defragmentation in file systems

Aspects of managing defragmentation in a data storage system comprising 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 are described, comprising: providing free space allocation information; allocating, in response to receiving an update request to update data stored in one or more first storage units of a plurality of storage units, one or more second storage units of the plurality of storage units indicated to be free based on the provided free space allocation information for writing update data of the update request, controlling writing update data to the allocated one or more second storage units, and controlling swapping logical addresses associated with the one or more second storage units with respective logical addresses associated with the one or more first storage units.. .
Hitachi Data Systems Engineering Uk Limited

Local key management for storage devices

A method and system provide local key management for storage enclosures. The method includes retrieving first security content from a security vault of a service processor, then dynamically detecting a hardware interface communicatively coupled to the service processor.
Dell Products, L.p.

Data storage system and data storage method

The data storage system and the data storage approach based on redundant arrays of independent disks (raid) is provided. The storage system includes: an raid controller, and a storage device subsystem.
Tsinghua University

Semiconductor devices

A semiconductor device may include a data storage region, a parity storage region and an error correction circuit. The data storage region may be configured to store first data and second data.
Sk Hynix Inc.

Page aligning method and lookup table generating data storage device

A page aligning method for a data storage device is provided. The data storage device includes a non-volatile memory and the page aligning method includes steps of: executing a system initialization on the non-volatile memory to obtain a remaining storage capacity; selecting a number from a lookup table as an initial storage capacity according to the remaining storage capacity and a lookup table; and referring the initial storage capacity as a fixed capacity in the data storage device and writing the initial storage capacity into the non-volatile memory.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

System and methodology for automatic classification and separation of storage resources based on optimizing i/o requirements

A system and method for classifying storage resources in a cluster of computers comprises one or more memory devices and a plurality of processors. Each memory device among the one or more memory devices stores a set of program modules.
Knight Point Systems, Inc.

Method, system, and computer-readable recording medium for automated storage tiering

A method, a system, and a computer-readable recording medium for automated storage tiering are provided. A temperature level of each data block in all data storage devices with different tier levels is calculated based on its usage level and usage history so as to accordingly calculate a total amount of preserved storage space for all the data storage devices.
Qnap Systems, Inc.

Memory system and write and read operation the same

A method for operating a memory system includes detecting a size of a data requested by a host, generating a first data that represents the size of the requested data and a second data that represents a remaining empty space other than a space for the requested data in a first region having a unit size of data storage in a memory device when the size of the requested data is smaller than the first region and the request is to write the requested data into the memory device, and storing the first data and the second data in the memory device along with the requested data.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

System and method to predict a usable life of a vacuum interrupter in the field

A closed and open contact method to predict a usable life of vacuum interrupters in the field can include using computer instructions in the data storage to instruct the processor to position a calculated amp or calculated pressure on an ionic or current versus pressure calibration curve for the installed vacuum interrupter and identify trend data from a library of trend data corresponding to the installed vacuum interrupter and to the calculated pressure or calculated amp of the installed vacuum interrupter; thereby determining the anticipated life expectancy.. .

Data storage server

Technology is provided for a data storage server drawer. The server drawer includes a drawer chassis having first and second lateral drive bays separated by a central channel.
Facebook, Inc.

Gateway apparatus and communication method

A gateway apparatus provided between a radio base station in a mobile communication network and a terminal apparatus, including: notification means configured to notify a proxy apparatus, connected to the mobile communication network as an external apparatus, of information indicating that the gateway apparatus is activated; and storing control means configured to temporarily store data sequentially received from the terminal apparatus in data storage means, and after that, to transmit the data stored in the data storage means to the proxy apparatus.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Encoding/transmitting apparatus and encoding/transmitting method

This invention relates to an encoding/transmitting apparatus that is used to transmit moving-picture data from a transmitting side to a receiving side through a transmission path and to subject the moving-picture data to streaming in the receiving side. The apparatus has an external-output request determining unit (16) that monitors the state of a network.
Sony Corporation

Photography control method, photography control system, and photography control server

A photography control method includes temporarily saving one or more sets of photography data, taken by a photographing camera, in a temporary photography data storage unit, acquiring identification information identifying a subject, extracting, from the one or more sets of photography data temporary saved in the temporary photography data storage unit, at least one set of photography data corresponding to the identification information acquired in the acquiring of identification information; and saving the extracted at least one set of photography data in a photography data storage unit in a manner associated with the identification information of the subject.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Slave device control method

The present disclosure relates a slave device control method including generating the control message including a plurality of input data and transmitting the control message to a specific slave device among a plurality of slave devices, by a master device, extracting input data from a received data start position of the control message, by the specific slave device, and padding output data to transmitted data storage position of the control message and transmitting the output data to a next slave device, by the specific slave device.. .
Lsis Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for processing-based file distribution in an aggregation of cloud storage services

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for aggregation and management of cloud storage to leverage processing provided by a cloud provider with aggregation of cloud storage services. Files may be pipelined to the processing provider and then resynchronized to an alternate storage service, with processing or metadata retained.
Carbonite, Inc.

Protection from unfamiliar login locations

In one embodiment, a user authentication server may use geo-location tracking to determine whether to present an enhanced identity challenge. A communication interface 180 may receive a user login attempt by a user and a current location of the user login attempt.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Token-based secure data management

In some implementations, tokens that are representative of sensitive data may be used in place of the sensitive data to maintain the security of the sensitive data. For example, data may be separated into sensitive data and nonsensitive data, and at least the sensitive data is securely delivered to a data storage service.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Method and device for error correction coding based on high-rate generalized concatenated codes

Field error correction coding is particularly suitable for applications in non-volatile flash memories. We describe a method for error correction encoding of data to be stored in a memory device, a corresponding method for decoding a codeword matrix resulting from the encoding method, a coding device, and a computer program for performing the methods on the coding device, using a new construction for high-rate generalized concatenated (gc) codes.
Hyperstone Gmbh

Data storage device having multi-stack chip package and operating method thereof

Disclosed is a data storage device including a controller and a multi-stack chip package, and a method of operating a data storage device. The multi-stack chip package includes a first semiconductor chip arranged on a package substrate, a second semiconductor chip arranged on the first semiconductor chip, and a third semiconductor chip is arranged between the first and second semiconductor chips.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Customer service monitoring device, customer service monitoring system, and customer service monitoring method

A customer service monitoring device for monitoring customer service attitudes of customer service persons, based on voices when providing customer service is configured to include a voice input unit to which voices of conversations between the customer service persons and customer service partners thereof are input as voice signals, a voice data storage unit in which voice data based on each of the voice signals is stored by being linked with position data related to a position where each of the voices is acquired and time data related to time when each of the voices is acquired, and a voice data extractor which extracts voice data corresponding to a position and time designated by a user from the voice data stored in the voice data storage unit.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Information processing system, information processing method, and recording medium

A classification model with a high precision ratio at a high recall ratio is learned. A classification model learning system (100) includes a learning data storage unit (110) and a learning unit (130).
Nec Corporation

Performing an operation on a data storage

A method of performing an operation on a data storage for storing data being encrypted with a key kd associated with an owner of the data is provided. The method includes deriving, for each authorized client cj, a first key kcj and a second key ktj, providing the client cj with the first key kcj, and providing a trusted third party (ttp) with the second key ktj.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Media protection policy enforcement for multiple-operating-system environments

Technologies for media protection policy enforcement include a computing device having multiple operating systems and a data storage device partitioned into a number of regions. During execution of each of the operating systems, a policy enforcement module may intercept media access requests and determine whether to allow the media access requests based on platform media access policies.
Intel Corporation

Digital analytics system

A digital analytics system comprises a data management system including data extraction modules and a data storage system. The data extraction modules extract data from data sources and store the data in storage units.
Accenture Global Services Limited

Method and efficient and flexible direct memory access

Method and system embodying the method for a direct memory access between a data storage and a data processing device via one or more direct memory access units, comprising transferring data between the data storage and a first direct memory access engine of a respective one or more direct memory access units and providing the data for a second direct memory access engine of the respective one or more direct memory access units; and transferring the data provided by the first direct memory access engine by a second direct memory access engine to the data processing device via the second direct memory access engine is disclosed.. .
Cavium, Inc.

Methods for providing global spare data storage device management and devices thereof

A method, non-transitory computer readable medium and computing device that determines in response to an event when currently owned spare data storage devices by one of a pair of storage node computing devices in a high availability pair are insufficient to satisfy a requirement for the event for one or more additional spare data storage devices having one or more data storage device parameters. One or more currently owned spare data storage devices by the other one of the storage node computing devices sufficient to satisfy the requirement are identified.
Netapp, Inc.

Data storage error protection

Apparatuses and methods for data storage error protection are described. One example apparatus for data storage error protection includes an array of memory cells arranged in a first dimension and a second dimension.
Micron Technology, Inc.

Selective error correction in a data storage device

The present disclosure discloses a data storage device having error detection and correction capabilities. The data storage device includes an information encoder/decoder having error checking circuitry to determine whether one or more errors present in an input datastream.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Method for managing data blocks and data management for data storage device

A method for managing a plurality of data blocks of a data storage device includes steps of: reading a plurality of data pages in the data blocks which having valid data; updating a plurality of access counts of the data pages in the data blocks; determining whether an access count of the data block is greater than or equal to an access count threshold, wherein the access count of the data block is selected from one of the access counts of the data pages therein; and when the determination is positive, storing data in the data block into a spare data block of the data blocks. The access count threshold is updated when an erase count of the data block is determined to be greater than or equal to an erase count threshold.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data storage system, process and computer program for such data storage system for reducing read and write amplifications

The present disclosure relates to a data storage system, and processes and computer programs for such data storage system, for example including processing of: managing one or more metadata tree structures for storing data to one or more storage devices of the data storage system in units of blocks, each metadata tree structure including a root node pointing directly and/or indirectly to blocks, and a leaf tree level having one or more direct nodes pointing to blocks, and optionally including one or more intermediate tree levels having one or more indirect nodes pointing to indirect nodes and/or direct nodes of the respective metadata tree structure; maintaining the root node and/or nodes of at least one tree level of each of at least one metadata structure in a cache memory; and managing i/o access to data based on the one or more metadata structures.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Controlling operation of a data storage system

Operating a data storage system comprising a plurality of disk drives and a storage controller connected to the disk drives. A first subset and a second subset of the plurality of disk drives are operated as short stroked disk drives and non-short stroked disk drives, respectively.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for screening bad data columns in data stroage medium

A method for screening bad data columns in a data storage medium comprising a plurality of data columns includes: a) labeling or recording a plurality of bad data columns as bad data column group, wherein the bad data columns are selected from the data columns, and each bad data column group labels or records a position and a number of the bad data columns; b) determining whether at least one bad data column is not labeled or recorded; and c) if yes, labeling or recording any two bad data columns spaced apart by p data columns and the p data columns as one of the bad data column groups, wherein p is a positive integer.. .
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Component placement within a solid state drive

A component mount for a data storage device (dsd). The component mount includes a flexible member or printed circuit board assembly (pcba) including a pad for electrically connecting to a printed circuit board (pcb) of the dsd.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Information processing processing machining information between plurality of manufacturing cells

An information processing apparatus includes a configuration information unit, a data conversion unit, and a common data management unit. On the basis of configuration information of each machine, the configuration information management unit generates a conversion table that associates system common information with dedicated information for each machine that corresponds to the system common information.
Fanuc Corporation

Smart microscope slide for concurrent storage of a specimen and associated digital data, and use thereof

A smart microscope slide for concurrent storage of a specimen and associated digital data consists of a data storage device and a microscope slide which are connected adjacent to each other. The data storage device and the microscope slide are connected together through a structural body.
Optrascan, Inc.

Wireless network based battery management system

A wireless network based battery management system is provided, which comprises an off-board subsystem and an on-board subsystem, wherein the off-board subsystem comprising an off-board data storage for storing historic data of a on-board battery system and data of other battery systems, and an off-board data processing device for analyzing and processing the stored data and establishing and validating off-board battery models, mapping the accurate and complex off-board battery models into a simple off-board battery model, and generating parameters of the simple off board battery mode, and wherein the on-board subsystem selects a simple on-board battery mode corresponding to the simple off-board battery mode, updating parameter of the simple on-board battery mode with those of the simple off-board battery mode, and calculates battery status of the on-board battery system. A method of using the wireless network based battery management system described above is also provided..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Data center powered by a hybrid generator system

An unmanned aerial vehicle includes at least one rotor motor configured to drive at least one propeller to rotate. The unmanned aerial vehicle includes a data center including a processor; a data storage component; and a wireless communications component.
Top Flight Technologies

Wireless communication terminal, non-transitory computer-readable storage medium, and information processing method

This wireless communication terminal is provided with: a short-range wireless communication unit; a data storage unit; a data synchronization unit that synchronizes data by using short-range wireless communications to transmit/receive to/from another wireless communication terminal data that is stored in the data storage unit; and an activation control unit that, at the same time as an activation target structure that is provided to the other wireless communication terminal is activated, activates an activation target structure that includes at least the data synchronization unit and causes the activation target structure to operate so as to synchronize data.. .
Nec Corporation

Multi-layer data storage system

The disclosed embodiments include data storage systems and methods to store data. In one embodiment, the system includes a storage medium having a plurality of partitions for storing data values of a dataset.
Masergy Communications, Inc.

Data storage devices and methods for manufacturing the same

A data storage device and a method for manufacturing the data storage device provide a data storage device having a superior reliability and easy fabrication. The data storage device comprises a substrate including cell and peripheral circuit regions, a first conductive line on the peripheral circuit region, a peripheral contact plug between the substrate and the first conductive line, the peripheral contact plug being in contact with the first conductive line, a second conductive line on the cell region, a plurality of data storage structures between the substrate and the second conductive line, and a wiring structure between the substrate and each of the data storage structures and between the substrate and the peripheral contact plug.

3d semiconductor memory device and manufacturing method thereof

Provided herein is a semiconductor device including: a channel layer; a data storage layer surrounding the channel layer and extending along the channel layer; interlayer insulating layers surrounding the data storage layer and stacked along the channel layer, wherein the interlayer insulating layers are spaced apart from each other, wherein a conductive area is disposed between the interlayer insulating layers; a conductive pattern disposed in the conductive area and surrounding the data storage layer; buffer patterns disposed between the interlayer insulating layers and the data storage layer and surrounding the data storage layer, wherein each of the buffer patterns includes a densified area, wherein the buffer patterns are separated from each other by the conductive area; and a blocking insulating pattern disposed between the conductive pattern and the data storage layer and surrounding the data storage layer.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Controller to detect malfunctioning address of memory device

A controller includes an internal memory to store an address and a memory control unit operatively coupled with the internal memory. The memory control unit includes logic to identify a malfunctioning address of primary data storage elements within an external memory device, the external memory device being another semiconductor device separate from the controller, store the malfunctioning address in the internal memory, and transmit, to the external memory device, a command to initiate a repair of the malfunctioning address using redundant data storage elements and an indication of an address associated with the malfunctioning address..
Rambus Inc.

Method for screening bad column and data storage device with bad column summary table

A method for screening bad columns applicable to a data storage medium is disclosed. The method for screening bad columns includes steps of: reading out written data of at least one of the data pages of at least one of the data blocks; comparing the written data with predetermined data to obtain a number of error bits in each of the columns in each of the segments in the at least one of the data pages, and accordingly calculating a total number of error bits in each of the segments; determining a segments having a largest total number of error bits from the segments, and determining and recording a columns having a largest number of error bits from the segment having the largest total number of error bits as a bad column.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Data storage device modifying write operation when a laser mode hop is detected

A data storage device is disclosed comprising a first head actuated over a first disk surface, wherein the first head comprises a laser configured to heat the first disk surface while writing data to the first disk surface. A write power is applied to the laser and a first write operation is executed to write first data to the first disk surface during a first revolution of the first disk surface.
Western Digital Technologies, Inc.

Apparatus and efficient motion estimation

The architecture shown can perform global search, local search and local sub pixel search in a parallel or in a pipelined mode. All operations are in a streaming mode without the requirement of external intermediate data storage..
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Systems and methods to process donations

Systems and methods are provided to facilitate donations via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes a data storage facility and an interchange having a common format processor and a plurality of converters to interface with a plurality of different controllers of mobile communications.
Boku, Inc.

Storage device tampering detection

Apparatus (400, 500) and method (200, 220, 240, 260, 280, 300) for detecting unauthorized tampering with a data storage device (100, 110, 140, 520). In some embodiments, the data storage device has a housing (112, 142) and a memory (192) supported by the housing.
Seagate Technology Llc

Securely booting a computer from a user trusted device

A method for allowing a computer to boot from a user trusted device is provided. The computer includes a long-term data storage device storing operating system (os) services.
International Business Machines Corporation

Annotation of videos using aggregated user session data

A method for identifying products associated with items of content, including: receiving, by a server from a first client device, a first request for a first item of content; retrieving, by the server from data storage, the first item of content in response to the first request for the first item of content; retrieving, by the server from data storage, an identification of an internet search request transmitted by a second client device within a predetermined temporal window of playback of the first item of content by the second client device; retrieving, by the server from data storage, a second item of content selected in response to the internet search request transmitted by the second client device; and providing, by the server to the first client device, the first and second items of content.. .
Google Inc.

Automated metadata cleanup and distribution platform

Example apparatuses, systems, and methods for automated data distribution and cleanup is provided. An example method includes receiving content associated with primary metadata by a processor of a content management system from a primary data storage unit, validating the content, and performing a search, of a secondary data storage unit, for data matching the content and associating secondary metadata with the content based on the search.
Dart Music, Inc.

Distributed database systems and methods of distributing and accessing data

A database system comprises a plurality of servers with data storage. The system holds first and second database tables.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Dynamically updating metadata

Dynamic updating of metadata associated with a file system is described herein. In accordance with an example, the updating includes creating a shadow file system metadata (fsm) index map in a shadow data block.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Data storage system

The disclosed embodiments include data storage systems and methods to store data. In one embodiment, the system includes a storage medium having a plurality of partitions for storing data values of a dataset.
Masergy Communications, Inc.

Providing a content preview

A content preview of a content item stored in an online storage system can be viewed on a client device without the content item itself being downloaded to the client device and without the use of software associated with the content item being installed on the client device. Furthermore, data storage and processing requirements can be minimized by creating and storing only one content preview for each unique content item.
Dropbox, Inc.

Method and system for distributed data storage with eternal integrity guarantees

A method for generating a universal distributed data storage includes: receiving a plurality of data values; generating a key for each of the plurality of data values, wherein the respective key is generated via application of a hashing algorithm to the associated data value; storing, in a database, each of the plurality of data values and the associated generated key as a plurality of key-value pairs; receiving a plurality of additional key-value pairs, wherein each value of the plurality of additional key-value pairs is not included in the plurality of data values; and storing, in the database, each of the plurality of additional key-value pairs, wherein each key included in the plurality of additional key-value pairs is generated via application of the hashing algorithm to the associated value and is not included in the keys generated for each of the plurality of data values.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated

System and placeshifting media playback

Systems and methods of placeshifting media playback between two or more devices are provided. For example, a method for placeshifting media may include downloading onto a first device an index of files accessed or modified on a second device via a data storage server, at least one of the files being a media file played on the second device.
Apple Inc.

Systems and methods for processing a submission queue

A data storage device includes a memory and a controller coupled to the memory. The controller is configured to select a submission queue from a set of submission queues of an access device based at least in part on availability of space in a completion queue of the access device..
Sandisk Technologies Inc.

Device and secure data storage

A device for secure data storage has a host unit that obtains data stored on an external device at an external storage address; a user signal generator that generates a user defined security signal based on the external storage address of the data that indicates a security level of the data; a storage address determining unit that determines an internal storage address for the data based on the security level of the data; and a storage unit that stores the data at the internal storage address corresponding to the security level.. .
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Data storage devices and data maintenance methods

A data storage device is provided. The data storage device includes a flash memory and a controller.
Silicon Motion, Inc.

Multi-die data storage device with in-memory parity circuitry

A data storage device includes a first memory die having memory cells and a first transfer data latch. The data storage device also includes a second memory die having second memory cells and a second transfer data latch.
Sandisk Technologies Inc.

Counting sensor having a correction function

The processing electronics is configured: (i) to determine, on the basis of the direction information and the magnetic pole information, the number of the revolutions or of the linear displacements of the object and to store the corresponding value in the data storage, (ii) to perform, on the basis of a sequence of the direction informations and the magnetic pole informations, an error detection indicating whether one of the revolutions or one of the linear displacements of the object has not been recognized partially or completely, and (iii) upon detection of the error, to determine a corresponding correction of said number and to correct said value.. .



Data Storage topics:
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  • 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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