|| List of recent Dependency-related patents
| Dependency management in task scheduling|
A task is marked as dependent upon a preceding task. The task that is attempted to be taken for execution from a head of a pending task queue that is marked is deferred.
| Resource sharing aware task partitioning for multiprocessors|
A multi processor task allocation method is described that considers task dependencies while performing task allocation in order to avoid blocking of a task's execution while waiting for the resolution of the dependency. While allocating the tasks to the processors the potential blocking time is considered, and the best allocation that will have the least amount of blocking time is found..
| System and method for tracking software package dependencies using a graph model|
Methods and systems for generating a graph model associated with a software release. The methods and systems are configured to receive a software release including a set of software packages.
| Load-store dependency predictor pc hashing|
Methods and processors for managing load-store dependencies in an out-of-order instruction pipeline. A load store dependency predictor includes a table for storing entries for load-store pairs that have been found to be dependent and execute out of order.
| Distributed synchronous batch reconfiguration of a network|
A novel alternative concept for handling dynamic provisioning changes and ongoing network reconfiguration and incremental reoptimization in general. A prime motivation is concern about the dependency of existing concepts for dynamic provisioning on the real-time coherence of databases of network state at diverse geographic locations.
| Maintaining dependencies among supernodes during repeated matrix factorizations|
Advantageously, embodiments of the invention provide techniques for determining dependency relationships between matrix supernodes by storing a list of dependencies for each supernode in a data structure and augmenting this list as needed when a column is moved from one supernode to another while factorizing a series ai of symmetric matrices. As iterating over all supernodes to determine which supernodes a given supernode depends on at the beginning of each factorization adds significant overhead to the computation, embodiments described above maintains a supernode dependency data structure used for each successive factorization, greatly reducing the overhead of the dependency determination..
| Sparse higher-order markov random field|
Systems and methods are provided for identifying combinatorial feature interactions, including capturing statistical dependencies between categorical variables, with the statistical dependencies being stored in a computer readable storage medium. A model is selected based on the statistical dependencies using a neighborhood estimation strategy, with the neighborhood estimation strategy including generating sets of arbitrarily high-order feature interactions using at least one rule forest and optimizing one or more likelihood functions.
| Method and system for determining the values of parameters representative of a movement of at least two limbs of an entity represented in the form of an articulated line|
A method determining values of parameters representing a movement of an entity represented by an articulated chain, by a sensor assembly including at least one sensor for a parameter representing an orientation of a first segment of the articulated chain, the method including: reception of an orientation value measured and supplied by the orientation sensor; estimation of a value of at least one first parameter representing a movement of the first segment by processing the orientation value; and, based on a predetermined movement model of the articulated chain, as a time change model, including at least one relationship of time dependency between the at least one first parameter and at least one other parameter representing a movement of another segment of the articulated chain: estimation of a value of the at least one other parameter by application of the time change model to the estimated value of the at least one first parameter.. .
| Method of signalling information|
The present invention relates to a method for transmission of control information from a primary station to at least one secondary station, comprising the step of transmitting with a first set of control information parameters control information corresponding to data transmission with a first set of data parameters and transmitting with a second set of control information parameters control information corresponding to data transmission with a second set of data parameters, wherein at least one control information parameter has a difference in value between the two sets of control information parameters, said difference in value having a dependency on the difference between the value of a data parameter in the first set of data parameters and the value of the data parameter in the second set of data parameters, said data parameter being a different parameter from the at least one control information parameter.. .
| Starting of photovoltaic system|
A method and arrangement of determining starting conditions of a solar converter in a photovoltaic system. The photovoltaic system includes a photovoltaic panel system having one or more photovoltaic panels.
|Data flow graph processing device, data flow graph processing method, and data flow graph processing program|
A data flow graph processing device that transforms a data flow graph including a loop structure into a pipeline operation capable of determining node execution order and judging whether or not executable, comprises: a delay node divider that divides a delay node included in t data flow graph into a value update node and a value output node; a dependency relation adder that adds dependency relations from the start node of the data flow graph to the value output node; and a hidden dependency relation adder that adds hidden dependency relations, indicating previous iteration and current iteration dependencies, from the value update node to the value output node.. .
|Consistency without ordering dependency|
Aspects of the subject matter described herein relate to maintaining consistency in a storage system. In aspects, one or more objects may be updated in the context of a transaction.
|Dependency-based query expansion alteration candidate scoring|
An alteration candidate for a query can be scored. The scoring may include computing one or more query-dependent feature scores and/or one or more intra-candidate dependent feature scores.
|Optical multilayer band pass filter|
An optical multilayer band pass filter includes a substrate transparent, an lwpf part provided only on one side of the substrate, which forms a rise portion and a reflection band on a shorter wavelength side, an swpf part, which forms a fall portion and a reflection band on a longer wavelength side, and a polarization dependency improvement part, which controls split-up between a p-wave and a s-wave occurring in the rise portion and the fall portion formed respectively by the lwpf part and the swpf part when the subject light is incident obliquely. The lwpf part, the swpf part, and the polarization dependency improvement part have a structure in which a plurality of higher refractive index layers made of a first dielectric material and a plurality of lower refractive index layers made of a second dielectric material having a refractive index lower than the first dielectric material are deposited alternately..
|Three-dimensional display of specifications in a scalable feed forward network|
Technologies are described herein for generating a three-dimensional display. Some technologies are adapted to retrieve a model defining a feed-forward network related to a development process.
|Method of manufacturing detection device, detection device, and detection system|
Before transmitting a print job to a printing apparatus, a cpu of a print processing apparatus determines whether paper information designated in the print job has been registered in a paper information database of the print processing apparatus. If the paper information has not been registered, the cpu extracts paper information similar to the paper information designated in the print job from those stored in the paper information database of the print processing apparatus.
|Method and system for processing nested stream events|
One embodiment of the present disclosure sets forth a technique for enforcing cross stream dependencies in a parallel processing subsystem such as a graphics processing unit. The technique involves queuing waiting events to create cross stream dependencies and signaling events to indicated completion to the waiting events.
|Compiled control code parallelization by hardware treatment of data dependency|
An apparatus comprising a buffer and a processor. The buffer may be configured to store a plurality of fetch sets.
|Load balancing for messaging transport|
A method of routing dependent messages sent from a source node. The method comprises routing a plurality of messages including a plurality of dependent messages from a source node for processing by a group of a plurality of processing nodes, optionally while managing a failure recovery mechanism and complying with message dependencies.
|Scheduling discrete event simulation|
The present invention provides a method, apparatus, and non-transitory article of manufacture embodying computer readable instructions for scheduling discrete event simulation. One embodiment of the present invention is a method for scheduling discrete event simulation.
|Accessory detection over temperature|
This document discusses, among other things, apparatus and methods configured to accurately identify accessories coupled to mobile electronic devices over a wide range of temperature, in an example, an apparatus can include a reference voltage generator configured to provide a reference voltage, a comparator configured to compare the reference voltage to a voltage across an accessory-resistor, a current supply configured to be coupled to the accessory resistor and to provide the voltage to the comparator using the accessory resistor. The current supply can include a first sense resistor having a first temperature dependency and a second sense resistor having a second temperature dependency.
|Method of diagnosable scan chain|
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method and apparatus for diagnosing a scan chain. Specifically, a method for a scan chain according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: obtaining an initial structure of the scan chain; determining at least one scan register pair with backward dependency, according to function modules corresponding to scan registers on the scan chain; and adjusting the structure of the scan chain such that the at least one scan register pair with backward dependency becomes a scan register pair with forward dependency.
|Mitigation of thread hogs on a threaded processor using a general load/store timeout counter|
Systems and methods for efficient thread arbitration in a threaded processor with dynamic resource allocation. A processor includes a resource shared by multiple threads.
|Network element configuration management|
A method and apparatus for network element configuration management is disclosed. In the method the apparatus maintains configuration data on the network element.
|Illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus|
An illumination system of a microlithographic projection exposure apparatus comprises an optical integrator having a plurality of light entrance facets and a beam deflection array of reflective or transparent beam deflecting elements. Each beam deflecting element is configured to illuminate a spot on the optical integrator at a position that is variable by changing a deflection angle produced by the beam deflecting element.
In one example, a method for implementing recovery segments includes sending an application message from a parent process executed by a first computing device to a child process executed by a second computing device and identifying a dependency created by the application message. This identified dependency is included in a dependence set of the child process and saved.
|Techniques for objective assessment and improvement of software quality|
Techniques for quantifying and improving consumability of software bundles are provided. In one aspect, a method for quantifying a consumability of a software bundle is provided which includes the following steps.
|Polyethylene having improved branching degree distribution|
The polyethylene of the invention is polymerized using a chromium catalyst, and has a weight average molecular weight (mw) of 30,000 or more at the maximum value in a branching degree distribution curve that shows a molecular weight dependency of short chain branches having 4 or more carbon atoms.. .
|View dependency in multi-view coding and 3d coding|
This disclosure described techniques for coding layer dependencies for a block of video data. According to these techniques, a video encoder generates layer dependencies associated with a given layer.
|Method for non-destructive quantitative determination of the internal microstress of type ii and/or type iii|
The present invention relates to methods for non-destructive quantitative determination of the internal microstresses of type ii and/or iii which are based on subtraction of the maximum values of the load stress dependency of the maximum barkhausen noise amplitudes on a test piece before and after hardening of the test piece in specific thermal hardening states. The present invention hence enables independent determination of the internal microstress of type ii or iii, simultaneous and resolved determination of the internal microstresses of type ii and iii and also determination of the sum of both types of internal microstresses..
|Chained flex menus|
A method of displaying and navigating information using a hierarchical, spring loaded dhtml menu system that adjusts to fit the boundaries of a resizable, container. A set of standard html table row elements, having a hierarchical dependency, is consistently displayed as a web-page, under reasonable resizing.
|Systems, apparatuses, and methods for generating a dependency vector based on two source writemask registers|
Embodiments of systems, apparatuses, and methods of performing in a computer processor dependency index vector calculation in response to an instruction that includes a first and second source writemask register operands, a destination vector register operand, and an opcode are described.. .
|Dependency management with atomic decay|
A processor records statistics regarding invocation of a second component of a distributed computing system by a first component of the distributed computing system. The processor determines a dependency between the first component and the second component based on the statistics and determines a dependency rating for the dependency based on the statistics.
|Defragmentation of optical networks|
According to an aspect of an embodiment, a method of spectrum defragmentation in an optical network may include assigning an optical signal within an optical network to a first frequency slot that spans a first portion of an optical spectrum of the optical network. The method may also include constructing a frequency slot dependency map based on the assignation of the optical signal to the frequency slot.
|Color component checksum computation in video coding|
Checksum computation for video coding is provided that breaks the dependency between the color components of a picture in the prior art. More specifically, rather than computing a single checksum for a picture as in the prior art, a separate checksum is computed for each color component.
|High power supply rejection linear low-dropout regulator for a wide range of capacitance loads|
A method to maintain stability of a low drop-out linear voltage regulator (ldo). The method includes sensing, by a voltage controlled variable resistor, a node voltage in a feedback network of the ldo linear voltage regulator, wherein the feedback network comprises an error amplifier configured to regulate an output voltage level of the ldo based on a reference voltage, wherein the node voltage has a dependency on a resistive load current of the ldo, and adjusting, by the voltage controlled variable resistor and based on the sensed node voltage, a resistance value of a rc network in the feedback network, wherein the adaptive rc network produces an adaptive zero in a transfer function of the feedback network, wherein the adaptive zero reduces phase margin degradation due to an output non-dominant pole in the transfer function, and wherein a frequency of the adaptive zero is inversely proportional to the resistance value..
|Precise ascertainment of actuating position for a motor-driven vehicle part|
In order to ascertain the actuating position of a vehicle part that is moved by an electric actuating motor via an actuating mechanism, an angle of rotation correlating with the number of motor shaft rotations during the actuation process or a motor signal correlated therewith are ascertained during an actuation process. An actuating position measure for the actuating position of the vehicle part is derived from the angle of rotation or the motor signal correlating therewith.
|Alloy formation control of transient liquid phase bonding|
A bonding structure enabling fast and reliable methods to fabricate a substantially homogeneous bondline with reduced dependency of a thickness limitation is disclosed. Also, this system creates a bondline targeted for performance in power electronics.
|Expert system, system element and a method to be used in the system|
A method is an incremental forward-chaining reasoning in a rule based system where data tuples and rules can be inserted and deleted in runtime. The method doesn't require storing or calculating a dependency tree in order to re-reason new implicit tuples.
|Efficient parallel computation of dependency problems|
A computing method includes accepting a definition of a computing task, which includes multiple processing elements (pes) having execution dependencies. The computing task is compiled for concurrent execution on a multiprocessor device, by arranging the pes in a series of two or more invocations of the multiprocessor device, including assigning the pes to the invocations depending on the execution dependencies.
|Code generation method and information processing apparatus|
An information processing apparatus generates first and second trees representing a dependency relationship among instructions from first code. The information processing apparatus then adjusts the height of the shorter one of the first and second trees by inserting pseudo instructions that do not cause any difference in data before and after operation in the shorter tree, and also shuffles the order of instructions existing at the same depth from the root, according to operation types in at least one of the first and second trees.
|Code generation method and information processing apparatus|
An information processing apparatus generates first and second operation trees representing a dependency relationship among the instructions included in a first code, and computes first and second operation sequences from the first and second operation trees. Then, the information processing apparatus computes the longest ones of operation subsequences common to the first and second operation sequences, evaluates, for each longest operation subsequence, the utilization of computing resources used for executing the combinations of instructions of the first and second operation trees corresponding to the operations included in the longest operation subsequence, and selects a combination pattern of instructions indicated by any one of the longest operation subsequences on the basis of the evaluation results..
|Performance of vector partitioning loops|
A method for suppressing prediction of a backward branch instruction used in a vector partitioning loop includes detecting the first backward branch instruction that occurs after a predicate generating instruction. The predicate generating instruction generates a predicate vector that is dependent upon a dependency vector where each element of the dependency vector indicates whether a data dependency exists between elements of a vector instruction.
|Information processing apparatus and control method|
An information processing apparatus includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory. The processor is configured to execute a process including acquiring control information of a first application program of which execution result is displayed, extracting a dependency relationship between the first application program and a second application program on a basis of the control information, and determining whether an access request for a device from the second application program is granted on a basis of the dependency relationship..
|Systems and methods for advanced targeting|
A system for testing the effectiveness of webpage configurations is disclosed. Tags indicating dependency between sections of a webpage may be associated with the sections.
|Dynamic long-distance dependency with conditional random fields|
Dynamic features are utilized with crfs to handle long-distance dependencies of output labels. The dynamic features present a probability distribution involved in explicit distance from/to a special output label that is pre-defined according to each application scenario.
|Systems and methods for criteria analysis prototyping|
A flight procedure criteria prototyping system and method is described herein. According to embodiments, the system is configured to generate a prototype, generate a dependency tree based on the prototype, wherein the dependency tree is comprised of one or more dependency tree nodes, translate the dependency tree into one or more construction steps, wherein there is a mapping between the one or more dependency tree nodes and the one or more construction steps, maintain an ordered list of the one or more construction steps, and generate one or more software specifications based on the one or more construction steps..