|| List of recent Synchronization-related patents
|Context based switching to a secure operating system environment|
Generally, this disclosure provides devices, systems, methods and computer readable media for context based switching to a secure os environment including cloud based data synchronization and filtration. The device may include a storage controller to provide access to the secure os stored in an initially provisioned state; a context determination module to monitor web site access, classify a transaction between the device and the website and identify a match between the web site and a list of web sites associated with secure os operation or a match between the transaction classification and a list of transaction types associated with secure os operation; and an os switching module to switch from a main os to the secure os in response to the identified match.
|Synchronizing multiple threads efficiently|
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method of assigning a location within a shared variable for each of multiple threads and writing a value to a corresponding location to indicate that the corresponding thread has reached a barrier. In such manner, when all the threads have reached the barrier, synchronization is established.
|Low overhead thread synchronization using hardware-accelerated bounded circular queues|
A first thread is placed into a blocked state by causing the thread to perform a blocking pop operation on a hardware-accelerated, single-entry queue. When a synchronization event completes, a second thread may release the first thread from the blocked state pushing a data value onto the hardware accelerated, single-entry queue.
|Method and system for synchronization between network elements|
A system for synchronizing a first network device and a second network device. The first network device comprises an interface configured to release over a communication link a first signal carrying a first data stream clocked by a first clock signal.
|Network folder synchronization|
Synchronization of folders shared among multiple clients over a network is provided. A first user of a first client instantiates a folder to be shared, and the folder and its contents are synchronized with a host system.
|Top down delete or unsynchronization on delete of and depiction of item synchronization with a synchronization client to a cloud-based platform|
Embodiments of the present disclosure include systems and methods to facilitate top down delete or un-synchronization on delete of a synchronization client to a cloud-based platform. The disclosed technology innovates the mechanism the synchronization client processes local deletes so that instead of synchronizing the delete of each individual item across to the cloud-based platform, it can accumulate the individual item deletes into a top-level folder delete and that top-level folder delete can be what is communicated across to the cloud-based platform.
|Secure synchronization of files|
A copy of a first file may be stored in a first instance of a file space associated with a user of a first client device. An event is generated for a first modification of the first file and the event is sent to a server.
|System and method for location aware fine-grained multi-channel synchronization of mobile repositories along with aggregate analytic computation|
System and method for location aware fine-grained multi-channel synchronization of mobile repositories along with aggregate analytic computation is disclosed. The system is able to improve upon existing systems by allowing for custom policies on synchronization to be stored and applied when data synchronization happens, these policies are persisted in the sync data repository and applied during sync.
|Synchronization of local secondary copies with a remote storage management component|
According to certain aspects, an information management cell with failover management capability can include secondary storage computing devices configured to conduct primary data from a primary storage device(s) to a secondary storage device(s) during secondary copy operations, at the direction of a remote storage manager, wherein a first secondary storage computing device implements a failover storage manager configured to, in the event of a loss of connectivity between the cell and the remote storage manager: access a stored storage policy; initiate first and secondary copy operations according to the storage policy in which the first and second secondary storage computing devices are each involved in the creation of a first and second secondary copies; and subsequent to reestablishment of connectivity between the cell and the remote storage manager, transmit synchronization information associated with the secondary copy operations to the remote storage manager.. .
|Convolution operation circuit and object recognition apparatus|
In a convolution operation circuit, a first and a second shift registers provide data to a first and a second inputs of a plurality of multipliers, a first and a second storage units store data to be supplied to the first and the second shift registers, a plurality of cumulative adders accumulate output from the plurality of multipliers, a third storage unit latches output from the plurality of cumulative adders at predetermined timing, a fourth storage unit stores data to be stored in the first and the second storage units and data output from the third storage unit, and a control unit sets data stored in the first and the second storage units to the first and the second shift registers at predetermined timing, causes the first and the second shift registers to perform shift operations in synchronization with an operation of the cumulative adder.. .
|System and method for updating cardholder personal data with avs synchronization|
A computer-implemented method of processing updated payment cardholder personal data. The method includes receiving, by a at least one processing device, updated personal data associated with the payment cardholder; obtaining, by the at least one processing device, data identifying at least one payment system entity with which the payment cardholder has a transaction history; and transmitting, by the at least one processing device, notification of the payment cardholder's personal data update to the identified at least one payment system entity.
|Synchronization of processor time with official auction time|
A method is disclosed herein for displaying time lapse for an on-line auction for an item in a computer. According to the method, the processor time in the computer is obtained and compared to the official auction time for the items being auctioned in the on-line auction which is obtained from the on-line auction service.
|Business channel synchronization|
A method and a system of business channel synchronization are provided. In one example embodiment, a network-based commerce system may receive, via a network and from a client application, update data related to a user listing, update a record related to the user listing, utilizing the received update data; and communicate, via the network, the received update data reflecting a further update to the record related to the user listing to the client application.
|Implantable cardiac prosthetic for resynchronization by biventricular pacing using reverse remodeling|
An implantable prosthetic device for cardiac resynchronization by biventricular pacing including a cardiac reverse remodeling. The combination of the stimulation sites, the atrioventricular delay (avd), and the interventricular delay (vvd) together define a common pacing configuration, temporarily switched from an original pacing configuration (a) to a modified pacing configuration (b) in a direction opposite to that of an optimization of the hemodynamic parameters, to cause an immediate change in the response to controlled stimulation of the myocardium.
|Methods and systems for state synchronization over a non-reliable network using signature processing|
Systems and methods for facilitating confirmation of completion of a transaction for state synchronization over a non reliable network using signature processing are described. One of the methods includes receiving a read request from a first client, sending a last known signature with a context object to the first client in response to receiving the read request, and receiving an appended signature from the first client with a context object for a transaction at the first client.
|Coordinating media content in wagering game systems|
In some embodiments, a method includes receiving, at a first media controller in the wagering game system, a playlist identifier that identifies a playlist, wherein the playlist is associated with scripts that, when executed, present media effects of the coordinated media show. The method can also include presenting, by the first media controller, a first of the media effects by executing a first of the scripts associated with the playlist, and detecting an indication to wait for a synchronization marker from a second media controller.
|Enhanced gsm cell acquisition|
Embodiments of the present invention include devices, systems and methods for prevention of dropped calls. For example, a method for wireless communication is described.
|Optical receiver and light receiving method|
An optical receiver receives coherent light. The optical receiver includes an amplitude adjuster, a signal processor, and a controller.
|Adaptive bluetooth receiver and method|
A bluetooth receiver comprises a rf front end configured to receive a bluetooth signal including a preamble and 34-bit pseudo-number (pn); a dc estimator communicatively coupled to the rf front end; and a frame synchronizer communicatively coupled to the dc estimator. The dc estimator is configured to perform dc offset estimation by determining an average value of samples of the preamble and the frame synchronizer is configured to use the 34-bit pn for frame synchronization..
|Transmission of acknowledgment of short duration|
A method is provided for sending an acknowledgement frame by a receiving entity. The method includes: subsequent to reception of a data frame sent by a sending entity and including a synchronization field containing an invariant item of information known to the entities and an identification field containing information identifying the sending entity and the receiving entity, sending an acknowledgment frame including a synchronization field; and calculating a signature of a transmission channel between the sending entity and the receiving entity, the synchronization field of the acknowledgment frame being obtained on the basis of the synchronization field of the data frame, by using the signature..
|Synchronization sequences and carrier type detection|
Systems and methods relating to detecting one or more characteristics (e.g., a carrier type or a carrier mode) of a carrier signal transmitted by a radio access node of a cellular communications network are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of operation of a wireless device includes receiving a carrier signal transmitted by a radio access node and detecting, in the carrier signal, a first physical signal that primarily supports synchronization and cell identification and a second physical signal that supports a functionality other than synchronization and cell identification.
|Methods and apparatus for network synchronization|
Certain aspects relate to techniques and apparatus for network synchronization by network listening. Aspects include transmitting a synchronization signal for a base station (bs) to use for acquiring synchronization with the network.
|Symmetrical latency with tdm circuit emulated service|
A method and system are provided for allowing time-alignment of teleprotection measurements of power signals. Teleprotection observations are communicated between teleprotection ends through a packet switched network.
|Circuit for transferring power between a direct current line and an alternating-current line|
A system, method, and apparatus is disclosed for interfacing and transferring power unidirectionally or bidirectionally between a direct current (dc) line and a single or multiphase alternating-current (ac) line for only half of any given phase and only a single phase at a time when polarity is matched between the dc and the ac system. A circuit with simplified, robust, and reduced-cost components perform the power conditioning and the synchronization as a system that simulates a half-wave rectifier/inverter..
|Backlight driving board and lcd device|
The present invention discloses a backlight driving board for driving a backlight source, comprising a microprocessor and a constant current driver chip. The microprocessor receives a display mode switching signal and a synchronization signal from a liquid crystal driving board, and generating a first pulse width modulation signal corresponding to the backlight source according to the display mode switching signal and the synchronization signal.
|Apparatus and method for adding synchronization information to an auxiliary data space in a video signal and synchronizing a video|
A video synchronization apparatus and method by adding sync data to an ancillary data space of a video signal are provided. A sync data adding apparatus may include a sync data generator to generate sync data; and a sync data adder to add the sync data to an ancillary data space of a video signal..
|Multiple-sensor image acquisition system|
Each of a first and second image acquisition device includes: a circuit for providing a primary clock signal and a frequency synthesizing circuit capable of generating at least one secondary clock signal from said primary clock signal. The frequency synthesizing circuit in each image acquisition device has a fractional phase-locked loop configuration.
|Display control device|
An imaging device includes a lens unit, an image sensor, a processing unit, and a display unit. The image sensor is configured to output a first data based on a subject image through the lens unit.
|Modulated clock synchronizer|
The present invention relates to a signal synchronization circuit comprising at least one synchronizer (2.1-2.2) comprising a number n of series connected clock delay elements (3.1-3.3), n being equal to or greater than unity and a clock signal generator (1) arranged for generating a modulated clock signal adapted to clock the clock delay element (3.1-3.3) or elements of the at least one synchronizer (2.1-2.2). The clock generator (1) is arranged to receive a clock signal (5) and at least one operating value (6) and to generate the modulated clock signal (1 out) from the clock signal (5) modified based on the operating value (6)..
A packaging machine includes a shaping device including a conveyor drive mechanism and a bottom tapping mechanism and shaping a packaging bag filled with article so that the bag has a predetermined thickness. The conveyor drive mechanism includes a pair of side conveyors movable forward and backward.
|Apparatus and method for translating multithread program code|
A method and apparatus for translating a multithread program code are provided. The method includes: dividing a multithread program code into a plurality of statements according to a synchronization point; generating at least one loop group by combining one or more adjacent statements based on a number of instructions included in the plurality of statements; expanding or renaming variables in each of the plurality of statements so that each statement included in the at least one loop group is executed with respect to a work item of a different work group; and enclosing each of the generated at least one loop group respectively with a work item coalescing loop..
|Sensor enhancement through algorithmic acquisition using synchronization with a scan generator|
A system and method for image enhancement associated with scan generators is provided. For example, a source stimulates a device under test (dut) at electrical interconnects.
|Synchronisation of execution threads on a multi-threaded processor|
Method and apparatus are provided for synchronising execution of a plurality of threads on a multi-threaded processor. A program executed by a thread can have a number of synchronisation points corresponding to points where execution is to be synchronised with another thread.
|Synchronous data-link throughput enhancement technique based on data signal duty-cycle and phase modulation/demodulation|
A synchronous data-link throughput enhancement technique based on data signal duty-cycle and phase modulation demodulation is disclosed. A method includes receiving multiple bits to be transmitted, encoding the multiple bits to generate a multi-bit signal that represents the multiple bits, and transmitting, via a synchronous interface, the multi-bit signal during a time period that corresponds to one-half of a cycle of a synchronization signal..
|Multi-writer revision synchronization in a dispersed storage network|
A method begins by a processing module of a computing device receiving a most current revision value for a data element, where a revision value for the data element is generated based on a current time of a storing device. The method continues with the processing module generating a new revision value for a currently revised version of the data element based on a current time of the computing device and comparing the current time of the new revision value with the current time of the most current revision value.
|Asynchronous data manipulation|
Methods, program products, and systems of synchronizing data while the data is being edited by a user are disclosed. A web application system implementing a notification-based web application framework can allow a user to focus or edit data in a browser on a client device while the data displayed in the browser is being synchronized with data stored on a database server.
|Accelerated data integrity through broker orchestrated peer-to-peer data synchronization|
A method includes receiving a notification from a first device that a data record has been changed on the first device, and receiving a notification from a second device of an intent to change the data record on the second device. The method also includes instructing the second device to wait before changing the data record on the second device, and instructing the first device to synchronize the changed data record.
|Apparatus and method for synchronizing data|
An apparatus for synchronizing data in a terminal is provided. The apparatus includes a memory including an integrated database (db) that stores data of each of a plurality of dbs and a new integrated identifier (id) obtained by changing a local id of the data; and a controller configured to transmit data having an integrated id in the integrated db to a server upon request for data synchronization with the server, thereby performing data synchronization..
A method and apparatus for selection of one or more ventricular chambers to stimulate for ventricular resynchronization therapy. Intrinsic intracardia electrograms that include qrs complexes, are recorded from a left and right ventricle.
|Systems, methods, circuits and associated software for augmenting contact details stored on a communication device with data relating to the contact contained on social networking sites|
Disclosed are methods, circuits, systems and applications for providing messaging services which may provide for download, synchronization, voicemail-message to text-message translation, direct access and handling of selected voicemail messages through a user's user interface. Further disclosed are systems, methods, circuits and associated software for retrieving data associated with contacts stored on a communication device from social networking sites and integrating the retrieved data into the operation of the communication device..
|Proximity synchronization of audio content among multiple playback and storage devices|
A wireless communication system and in particular to a wireless communication system for digital audio players that provides for increased functionality, such as communication, interaction and synchronization between a computing platform and various mobile, portable or fixed digital audio players, as well as providing a communication link between the various digital audio players themselves. The computing platform may act, for example, through a wireless network or wireless communication platform, to control the digital audio players; to act as a cache of digital audio data for the digital audio players; as well as provide a gateway to the internet to enable the digital audio players to access additional digital audio content and other information.
|Synchronization and control using out-of-band channels in passive optical network-based systems|
Systems and methods are provided to use of out-of-band (oob) channels for the transport of network-synchronization signals and network control information. These oob channels transport synchronization and control channels over low-frequency bands outside of the frequency bands used for the data channels.
|Processing of channel coefficients of a network|
The present subject matter discloses a system and a method for processing of channel coefficients of networks. In one embodiment, the method includes ascertaining at least one probable synchronization position of a received sequence and projecting, by oblique projection, at least one given noise basis vector spanning a given noise space onto the null space, so as to determine a channel impulse response at the at least one probable synchronization position.
|Monitoring audio fidelity and audio-video synchronization|
Methods, systems, and computer programs for monitoring quality of audio delivered over a communications channel are presented. One method includes an operation for defining timestamps.
|Data storage device and method for generating a reference clock signal for data storage device|
Various embodiments provide a data storage device. The data storage device includes a recording medium having a dedicated servo layer for providing servo information.
|Image-capturing device and timing control circuit|
An image-capturing device includes an image-capturing section, an image-data-generation section, a display section, and a timing generator. The image-capturing section is configured and arranged to capture an image of a subject at a timing on the basis of a vertical synchronization signal inputted and generate image-capture data corresponding to a frame.
|Control circuit of light emitting element|
A control circuit of a light-emitting element comprises a rectifying unit which full-wave rectifies an alternating current power supply, a clock generator which generates and outputs a clock signal (clk), a first comparator which compares a comparison voltage (cs) corresponding to a current flowing to the light-emitting element and a reference voltage (ref), and a switching element which is set to an on state in synchronization with the clock signal (clk) and which is set to an off state when the comparison voltage (cs) becomes greater than the reference voltage (ref) at the first comparator, to switch the current flowing to the light-emitting element. In this structure, a period of the clock signal (clk) generated in the clock generator is varied, to reduce or inhibit noise..
Provided is a passenger conveyor apparatus that can be reduced in number of components. The passenger conveyor apparatus includes a plurality of footsteps to be moved in a circulating manner, a moving handrail to be moved in a circulating manner in synchronization with the movement of the plurality of footsteps, and a truss for supporting the plurality of footsteps and the moving handrail.
|Synchronizing credential hashes between directory services|
The subject disclosure is directed towards securely synchronizing passwords that are changed at a source location (e.g., an on-premises directory service) to a target location (e.g., a cloud directory service), so that the same credentials may be used to log into the source or target location, yet without necessarily having each domain controller handle the synchronization. The plaintext password is not revealed, instead using hash values computed therefrom to represent the password-related data.
|Service activation using algorithmically defined key|
Systems and methods for service activation using algorithmically defined keys are disclosed. A consumer who has a relationship with a first party may wish to enroll in a service provided by a third party.
|Alternate source programming|
An apparatus, method, and system are provided for associating or tying an audio source/content to visual/video content. A request to tie a selected audio source to visual/video content may be received.
|Synchronization of an automation script|
Synchronization of an automation script can include determining an end event value for a step of an application based on an execution of the step, and synchronizing an automation script of the application using the determined end event value for the step.. .
|Referencing and synchronization of email threads into integrated development environment (ide)|
A method includes providing a source control system in an integrated development environment, providing an email server through which the integrated development environment can communicate, providing an email mapping reference repository, and using the email mapping reference repository to find a linked email from the email server and provide the linked email to the integrated development environment.. .
Provided is a semiconductor device including a test mode circuit capable of changing the semiconductor device into a test mode with fewer malfunctions and without providing a test terminal. The semiconductor device includes a test circuit configured to compare data of a data input terminal and a data output terminal in synchronization with clock, and control whether or not to change the semiconductor device into a test mode in accordance with a result of the comparison..
|Systems and methods for managing disaster recovery in a storage system|
Systems and methods for providing for efficient switchover for a client in a storage network between the use of one or more a primary storage resources to one or more disaster recovery (dr) resources are provided herein. Embodiments may implement synchronization between such resources on a data plane and a control plane to allow for a transition between resources to be implemented in a manner that is minimally disruptive to a client.
|Distributed synchronization and timing system|
A method and apparatus for controlling the phase and frequency of the local clock of a usb device, the apparatus comprising circuitry for observing usb traffic and decoding from the usb traffic a periodic data structure containing information about the frequency and phase of a distributed clock frequency, and phase and circuitry for receiving the periodic data structure and generating from at least the periodic data structure a local clock signal locked in both frequency and phase to the periodic data structure. The circuitry for receiving the periodic data structure and generating the local clock signal can generate the local clock signal with a frequency that is a non-integral multiple of a frequency of the periodic data structure..
|Dirty data management for hybrid drives|
A hybrid drive includes multiple parts: a performance part (e.g., a flash memory device) and a base part (e.g., a hard disk drive). A drive access system, which is typically part of an operating system of a computing device, issues input/output (i/o) commands to the hybrid drive to store data to and retrieve data from the hybrid drive.
|Channel subsystem server time protocol commands|
A protocol for communicating with the timing facility used in a data processing network to provide synchronization is provided via the execution of a machine instruction that accepts a plurality of commands. The interaction is provided through the use of message request blocks and their associated message response blocks.
|Low-bandwidth crowd-synchronization of playback information|
A portable media player which broadcasts synchronization data, but not streaming media content, for a media file which is currently being played. The media players are programmed, user-selectably, to synchronize to other media players which are already playing a desirable track..
|Data synchronization method and system and data access apparatus|
The present invention relates to data synchronization and discloses a method and a system for data synchronization and a relevant device. The method includes: in a process of database-level synchronization between a first database and a second database, sending a request for creating a transaction to the first database; when the first database executes the transaction, acquiring a sequence number from the first database, and sending the operation command required for executing the transaction and the sequence number corresponding to the transaction to a temporary storage queue for storage; acquiring a switching sequence number from the second database when a database-level synchronization link between the first database and the second database is disconnected; determining a sequence number that is stored in the temporary storage queue and follows the switching sequence number, and sending the operation command required to the second database..
|Database synchronization via a mobile network|
An apparatus adapted to operate as an a party in a database synchronization with a b party via a mobile communication network. The database contains data items to be synchronized.
|System and method for providing patient record synchronization in a healthcare setting|
A system provides an information sharing architecture that allows physically separate healthcare information systems, called “deployments,” to share and exchange information. The collection of these participating deployments is referred to as the “community,” and systems within the community sometimes store records for patients in common.
|Method and apparatus for indicating discovery signal resources in device-to-device wireless communications|
Methods and apparatuses are provided for indicating a discovery signal resource by a user equipment (ue) performing device-to-device communication. The ue receives information relating to the device-to-device communication from a base station.
|Distributed local oscillator generation and synchronization|
Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for locally generating and synchronizing oscillation signals in a phased array system are presented. Multiple sub-array modules are used for collectively transmitting any number of beams on carrier frequencies, wherein each of the sub-array modules includes a transmit antenna, an oscillator configured to generate an oscillation signal, and a control element configured to phase lock the oscillation signal with other oscillation signals used in the system.
|Stage apparatus, lithography apparatus, and method of manufacturing article|
A stage apparatus includes first, second, third, and fourth stages arranged along a plane defined by first and second axes orthogonal to each other, each of the first to fourth stages holding an article and being subjected to scanning along the plane, and a controller configured to control the scanning of the first to fourth stages in synchronization such that a pair of the first and second stages and a pair of the third and fourth stages are respectively positioned symmetrically to each other with respect to the first axis and a pair of the first and third stages and a pair of the second and fourth stages are respectively positioned symmetrically to each other with respect to the second axis.. .