|| List of recent Hierarchical-related patents
|Virtualization and dynamic resource allocation aware storage level reordering|
A system and method for reordering storage levels in a virtualized environment includes identifying a virtual machine (vm) to be transitioned and determining a new storage level order for the vm. The new storage level order reduces a vm live state during a transition, and accounts for hierarchical shared storage memory and criteria imposed by an application to reduce recovery operations after dynamic resource allocation actions.
|Early design cycle optimzation|
Some example embodiments include a computer-implemented method for designing an integrated circuit. The computer-implemented method includes receiving a hierarchical network design for the integrated circuit, wherein the hierarchical design comprises a number of components that are coupled together.
|Software user interface using h-grid navigation|
A hierarchical grid (h-grid) is used to select a customer name after preliminary navigation has been performed. The preliminary navigation serves to identify an action, category or type of page to process or display data associated with the selected customer name.
|Information processing apparatus|
In displaying path information, in a case where the path information cannot be displayed in a display area, and thus information of an intermediate hierarchy of the path information is displayed in an abbreviated manner, it becomes ambiguous that a folder of a deepest level of a hierarchy specifically belongs to which folder. It is determined whether or not the path information fits in the display area, in a case where the path information does not fit in the display area, the path information in the display area is displayed in reverse hierarchical order so that information of the deepest hierarchy is displayed at a head of the path information..
|Systems and methods for content extraction|
Systems and methods are presented for content extraction from markup language text. The content extraction process may parse markup language text into a hierarchical data model and then apply one or more filters.
|Hierarchical systems and methods for performing data storage operations|
The invention is a hierarchical backup system. The interconnected network computing devices are put into groups of backup cells.
|Methods and apparatus for efficient communication between caches in hierarchical caching design|
In accordance with embodiments disclosed herein, there are provided methods, systems, mechanisms, techniques, and apparatuses for implementing efficient communication between caches in hierarchical caching design. For example, in one embodiment, such means may include an integrated circuit having a data bus; a lower level cache communicably interfaced with the data bus; a higher level cache communicably interfaced with the data bus; one or more data buffers and one or more dataless buffers.
|Data-storage device and flash memory control method|
Flash memory is allocated to provide a data-storage device and management tables. The management tables may record logical-to-physical address mapping information in a hierarchical structure consisting of at least two levels.
|Method and system for network transaction monitoring using transaction flow signatures|
A method and system for monitoring performance of network transactions is described herein. According to the present invention, in a testing environment, transaction flow signatures representing a hierarchical flow of sub-transactions constituting the said network transactions are generated and stored for monitoring and analysis of the network transactions.
|Full text search capabilities integrated into distributed file systems - incrementally indexing files|
A hierarchical distributed search mechanism is integrated into a distributed file system. Traditional file system apis (create, open, close, read, write, link, rename, delete, .
|System and method for storing and retrieving geospatial data|
Systems and methods for storing and retrieving geospatial data in a geographic information system are provided. Geospatial data can be spatially partitioned along axes of a spherical coordinate system associated with a virtual globe or other spheroid into a plurality of discrete geospatial volumes pursuant to a hierarchical spatial partitioning scheme.
|Provisioning composite applications using a hierarchical data structures|
Embodiments of the invention provide a mechanism for provisioning composite applications using a hierarchical data structures. A method of embodiments of the invention includes receiving, by a provisioning server, a request for a configuration parameter from a first component of a composite web application having a plurality of components implemented on a virtual machines (vm), and retrieving information about the composite web application related to one or more additional components of the composite web application.
|Commerce system and method of price optimization using cross channel marketing in hierarchical modeling levels|
A commerce system has retailers offering products for sale to consumers. A product is evaluated for marketing through a first marketing channel at a first modeling level.
|Industry specific brand benchmarking system based on social media strength of a brand|
A brand monitoring platform (bmp) for brand benchmarking based on a brand's social media strength is provided. The bmp acquires input information on the brand and identifies industries related to the brand and competing brands.
|Business case development by dynamically reusing business case components|
Various embodiments of systems and methods for supporting dynamic reuse of business case components in business case development are described herein. The method involves receiving a sample criterion for creating a new business case.
|Manufacturing control based on a final design structure incorporating both layout and client-specific manufacturing information|
Disclosed are embodiments of an improved design method, the results of which are a final design structure for an integrated circuit that incorporates, not only layout information, but also client-specific manufacturing information (e.g., import/export information, service requests, processing directives, purchase order requirements, design rule information, etc.) in the same data format in hierarchical form. Also disclosed are embodiments of a manufacturing control method and system.
|Determining to display designations of points of interest within a map view|
Methods and apparatus for a map tool for determining which points of interest in a map region for which to display designations or labels in a map view such that a displayed designation does not disappear and reappear as a user zooms in or out of a map view or as a user pans across a map region. Also disclosed are methods and apparatus for a ranking tool that uses a hierarchy of categories in order to classify points of interest, where for each given hierarchical category, the points of interest within the given hierarchical category are further ranked according to ranking data for each given point of interest and also ranked according to the quantity of the ranking data for the given point of interest..
|Contextual visualization via configurable ip-space maps|
In one embodiment, a method includes generating a treemap for a network space having an array of network addresses. The treemap includes a hierarchical network map with a plurality of leaf nodes, and each leaf node in the treemap characterizes a proper subset of the array of network addresses.
|Apparatus and method for use with an amplifier circuit|
An output network for use with a multi-transistor amplifier circuit comprises n transistors configured to provide a chireix outphasing behaviour. The n transistors coupled to receive different amplitude and/or phase signals relative to a source signal.
|Hierarchical single molecule switch based on stimulated internal cluster motion within a hollow molecular cage|
Systems and methods related to single molecule switching devices are disclosed. One example method can include the step of applying a tunneling current across a tunneling junction.
|Programmable circuit characteristics analysis|
Techniques for analysis of an electrical circuit design are described, which techniques employ two phases: an initialization phase, and a check phase. During the initialization phase, a circuit design is examined to determine the predicted operating characteristics at various nodes within the design.
|Configuring user interface element labels|
In one embodiment, a request to render a ui element label is received. Further, a user specific ui display specification for the ui element label specifying a display configuration of the ui element label at a plurality of hierarchical software component levels is retrieved.
|Electronic device, display method and non-transitory storage medium|
In the present invention, the object is to cause the user to easily understand entire image of operation menus having a hierarchical structure and to improve a searchability to search a desired operation menu and an operability, in order to solve the problem, an electronic device is provided, that displays on a display, tree-shaped menus in which a plurality of operation menus having a hierarchical structure, and indicating operation content respectively, are disposed in a tree shape, and is capable of enlargement and reduction of the tree-shaped menus.. .
|Unified user interface framework for creating configuarble web-portals using menu options|
The present invention provides a method, a system, and a computer program product for configuring a web portal for a computer-based application using one or more menus available in the computer-based application. It comprises classifying the menus available in the application according to the functionalities.
|Tree data structure|
A method of implementing a tree data structure comprises creating a parent and child relationship between a first node and a second node, in which the first node and second node are at the same hierarchical level of the tree data structure, and maintaining only one incoming pointer for each of the nodes in the tree data structure at all times. A tree data structure in which each node in the tree data structure has a single incoming pointer, and in which the tree data structure comprises a pointer directed to a local overflow node from a node at the same hierarchical level as the local overflow node..
|Directory server processing requests based on hierarchical models while using backend servers operating based on relational models|
A virtual directory server (vds) processes requests based on a first hierarchical model while using a backend server operating based on a relational model. In one embodiment, classes representing the tables and columns in the relation model are generated according to a second hierarchical model (class hierarchy).
|Method and apparatus for maintaining and navigating a non-hierarchical personal spatial file system|
A self-organizing personal file system is disclosed that evaluates the “importance” of terms and phrases in a document in a personal corpus relative to usage in a reference corpus. A personalized term weighting scheme assigns a weight to terms or phrases based on the frequency of occurrence of the corresponding term or phrase in a reference corpus.
|Data replication apparatus and method using hierarchical organization of data servers|
Disclosed is a data replication technique using the hierarchical organization of data servers which is contrived to minimize a burden on a metadata server and also improve the performance of the entire system by operating data servers efficiently. To this end, a data replication method using the hierarchical organization of data servers in accordance with the present invention includes dividing a plurality of data servers into a primary data server group and a secondary data server group and managing, by a metadata server, information on the state of each data server group and metadata..
|System and method for enabling and maintaining vendor qualification|
A computer system and method is disclosed for pre-qualifying vendors for buyers and/or industries using vendor criteria information associated with buyers and/or industries and vendor qualification information associated with vendors. Vendors and buyers enter the vendor qualification information and vendor criteria information, respectively, into a database in a hierarchical and relational manner.
|Methods for assessing transition value and devices thereof|
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus that generates a transition enabler overall score for each of a plurality of transition enablers based on at least one weight values and at least one score associated with each transition enabler. A hierarchical statistical model is generated based at least on the transition enabler overall scores and at least one of transition metric values, transition impact values, a transition context index value, or domain expert information.
|Method of text classification using discriminative topic transformation|
Text is classified by determining text features from the text, and transforming the text features to topic features. Scores are determined for each topic features using a discriminative topic model.
|Feature-based rapid structure modeling system|
A feature-based rapid modeling system that enables a user to construct structural feature models from feature objects representing structural features. The interface enables the rapid construction by allowing for the use of group- and pattern-based feature objects, and by allowing a user to select feature objects based on object properties and object relationship properties, including hierarchical properties.
|Nucleic acid analysis by random mixtures of non-overlapping fragments|
The invention provides methods and kits for ordering sequence information derived from one or more target polynucleotides. In one aspect, one or more tiers or levels of fragmentation and aliquoting are generated, after which sequence information is obtained from fragments in a final level or tier.
|Method and system for improving testing assessment|
The method and system are based on knowledge branch structure which is a hierarchical categorization of a subject's fundamental and complex elements and paq which is designed to re-test students on only those concepts which give an ambiguous outcome. Therefore, the method and system act as a formative and summative assessment in one which provides teachers and students with accurate and in-depth analysis of data as well as descriptive feedback from the test data.
|Image processing apparatus and method|
The present technology relates to an image processing apparatus and method that are capable of enhancing encoding efficiency while suppressing a decrease in the efficiency of encoding processing. The image processing apparatus includes an encoding mode setter that sets, in units of coding units having a hierarchical structure, whether a non-compression mode is to be selected as an encoding mode for encoding image data, the non-compression mode being an encoding mode in which the image data is output as encoded data, and an encoder that encodes the image data in units of the coding units in accordance with a mode set by the encoding mode setter.
|Encoding method and device of video using data unit of hierarchical structure, and decoding method and device thereof|
Provided are a method and a device for encoding a video by using a data unit of a hierarchical structure, and a method and a device for decoding the same. A video encoding device includes: a hierarchical encoder configured to encode a picture of a video based on a data unit of a hierarchical structure; and an entropy coder configured to determine a context model used for entropy coding of a symbol based on hierarchical information of a data unit to which the symbol of the encoded picture belongs, and to entropy encode the symbol using the determined context model..
|Selective remote wipe|
Methods and devices for connecting a mobile device with different data storage devices located either locally or remotely are provided. The device may apply one or more rules to create a hierarchical virtualization of the several data storage devices.
|Systems and methods for runtime control of hierarchical objects|
Methods for runtime control of hierarchical objects are provided. Certain embodiments provide kinematics procedures in a media content, runtime environment.
|Contextual rendering in displaying objects|
Methods, systems and computer-readable media for digital content creation by contextually rendering objects utilizing an object hierarchy for manipulation are disclosed. A graphical user interface (gui) is presented in a window and includes a hierarchical representation of digital objects for potential placement in a rendering window.
|Efficient top-down hierarchical join on a hierarchically clustered data stream|
An apparatus for conducting a hierarchical join on a hierarchically clustered data stream is disclosed. The apparatus may include a memory storing query conditions that each determine whether a structured query language query is suitable for performing a non-buffering read operation on a hierarchical data storage.
|Job-based succession plans and a hierarchical view of the succession plan|
A system and method for facilitating succession management in an organization, such as an enterprise. The example method includes displaying, at a first level of a hierarchy, a first representation of a position and any incumbent assigned to the position, and illustrating, at a second level of a hierarchy, one or more second representations of one or more candidate successors to the position.