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 Tracking object across processes patent thumbnailnew patent Tracking object across processes
Systems and methods are disclosed for tracking the lifecycle of an object across processes and for tracking the lifecycle of processes that are processing the object. A first process, p1 can generate an action object representing work to be performed by another process, pn.
Apple Inc.


 Transfer costs and lock timeouts in a resource transfer system patent thumbnailTransfer costs and lock timeouts in a resource transfer system
Systems and techniques are provided for a resource transfer system. An instruction to transfer a first quantity of a resource from a first resource pool to a second resource pool may be received.
402 Technologies S.a.


 Determining adjustments of storage device timeout values based on synchronous or asynchronous remote copy state patent thumbnailDetermining adjustments of storage device timeout values based on synchronous or asynchronous remote copy state
A determination is made as to whether a plurality of storage volumes controlled by a processor complex are secondary storage volumes that are in an asynchronous copy relationship with a plurality of primary storage volumes. A storage device timeout value for a storage device that stores the plurality of storage volumes is changed from a predetermined low value to a predetermined high value, wherein the predetermined high value is indicative of a greater duration of time than the predetermined low value, in response to determining that each of the plurality of storage volumes controlled by the processor complex and stored in the storage device are secondary storage volumes that are in the asynchronous copy relationship with the plurality of primary storage volumes..
International Business Machines Corporation


 Preventing sleep mode for devices based on sensor inputs patent thumbnailPreventing sleep mode for devices based on sensor inputs
A data processing device may receive, from an application running on the data processing device, an indication that one or more sensors may be associated with a user input for the application. Based on sensing information collected from the one or more sensors, a characteristic of the user input may be determined by the data processing device.
Google Inc.


 System and  determining trust for sip messages patent thumbnailSystem and determining trust for sip messages
A method for performing initial registration is provided. The method includes receiving a server timeout message, the server timeout message including at least a field set to a value equal to a value received during a first registration.
Blackberry Limited


 Multi-master bus patent thumbnailMulti-master bus
Multiple master modules are connected to a bus, each having bus communication logic for initiating a transaction over the bus. The bus communication logic is able to detect when the bus is busy (or apparently busy), and in response will wait before initiating a transaction of its own.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.


 Implicit power management mode and state transitions patent thumbnailImplicit power management mode and state transitions
A station (sta) of a wireless local area network (wlan) transitions implicitly between power management (pm) modes or pm states, without providing an explicit indication of the pm mode/state change to an access point (ap) of the wlan. Transitions include changes between an active mode and a power save (ps) mode, or between an awake state and a doze state of the ps mode.
Apple Inc.


 System and  obtaining and sharing media content patent thumbnailSystem and obtaining and sharing media content
A device initialization method includes generating a license request for a personal media device. A timeout indicator may be obtained for a subscription associated with the personal media device.
Intel Corporation


 Method and system for withdrawing programmed routes in network devices patent thumbnailMethod and system for withdrawing programmed routes in network devices
A method for withdrawing programmed routes in network devices. The method includes receiving instructions to withdraw at least one route of a set of programmed routes, where the set of programmed routes is stored in a forwarding information base (fib), removing the at least one route from a set of routes stored in a routing information base (rib), notifying at least one peer network device of a set of peer network devices about the at least one route to be withdrawn, initializing a timer with a timeout value and starting the timer, before the time expires, processing a packet that uses the at least one route to be withdrawn, and after the timer expires, removing the at least one route from the fib..
Arista Networks, Inc.


 Dynamic priority queue patent thumbnailDynamic priority queue
The present disclosure relates to dynamic queue placement. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a plurality of items for processing by a computing device, wherein each item received by the computing device is associated with a priority type.
Hisense International Co., Ltd.


Determining inactivity timeout using distributed coordination function

Methods, systems, and devices are described for power management in wireless devices. Power saving for a device of a wireless network may be improved by appropriately setting an inactivity timeout (ito), and thus the amount of time, after a last transmission or reception of data traffic, that the device remains in an awake mode listening for more data traffic before the device enters a sleep mode.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wireless communication apparatus, recording medium, and wireless communication method

A wireless communication apparatus according to an embodiment includes: a communicating unit that performs one selected from between a first download process that downloads data through a wireless communication by dividing the data into sections while using a plurality of threads and a second download process that downloads the data while using a single thread; a measuring unit that measures communication quality of the wireless communication; a judging unit that, when a deterioration in the communication quality is measured during the first download process, judges whether or not it is possible to complete the download in all of the plurality of threads before a timeout; and a controlling unit that, when it is determined to be impossible to complete the download in all of the plurality of threads before the timeout, switches the first download process into the second download process.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Transmitting packet from device after timeout in network communications utilizing virtual network connection

A method of providing network communications includes spawning a virtual machine that virtualizes network capabilities of the device such that a virtual network connection is provided; using the virtual network connection, transmitting a packet to a first node using a first routing protocol for communication to a destination device; setting a timer, the timer having a value corresponding to an amount of time greater than an average response time of the destination device; and, upon expiration of the timer, transmitting the packet to a second node using a second routing protocol for communication to the destination device.. .
Dispersive Networks, Inc.

Method and device, system and software product for managing a call

A method for managing a call, including steps of recognizing a call request of a calling party to establish a call with a called party, and extending a timeout being a time period between recognizing the call request and automatically rejecting the call by the called party before the call is established or rejected. The method provides a ringing time extension which gives the called party more time to answer or establish an incoming call..
Unify Gmbh & Co. Kg

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and non-transitory computer readable medium

An information processing apparatus includes a request obtaining unit, a request memory, a timeout value obtaining unit, a determining unit, and a discarding unit. The request obtaining unit sequentially obtains requests from plural external apparatuses.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Configuration of liveness check using internet key exchange messages

There is provided mechanisms for configuration of liveness check using internet key exchange messages. A method is performed by a user equipment.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

System and method to prevent loss of bitcoins due to address errors

Aspects of the invention are related to a method for determining whether a transaction message of a digital currency system is valid. The exemplary method comprises: receiving the transaction message, the transaction message referencing in an input a previous output associated with a timeout value; determining whether a time as specified by the timeout value has passed; determining that the transaction message is valid in response to determining that the time as specified by the timeout value has not passed; and collecting the transaction message into a block of a block chain in response to determining that the transaction message is valid..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Rule-based device timeout and security access

Devices, methods and computer-readable media for controlling a device timeout parameter are disclosed. For example, a device receives a condition for modifying a timeout parameter and a modification.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Single wire serial interface

A single wire serial interface for power ics and other devices is provided. To use the interface, a device is configured to include an en/set input pin.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

Method for controlling buffering of packets in a communication network

A method for controlling buffering of packets in a communication network includes storing packets of one or more packet flows in a queue of a buffer, to set a threshold on the queue, and determining whether the queue exceeds the threshold. If the queue exceeds the threshold, a congestion notification on a first packet of the queue causing the exceeding of the threshold is provided and a timeout interval is started.
Alcatel Lucent

Message system for avoiding processing-performance decline

This server for distributing messages quickly detects a performance decline in a downstream server by using a method for keeping, for each distribution-destination server, a threshold such as a connection number and a time interval separate from a response timeout, and determining that performance has declined when the threshold is exceeded. In addition, the present invention improves system availability by identifying a server group in which performance has declined on the basis of a correlation pertaining to inter-server cooperative processing, when a distribution server exhibits a decline in performance, and by the distribution server distributing a message to a server not exhibiting a decline in performance..
Hitachi, Ltd.

Secure authentication of remote equipment

An authentication server may use secure messaging with a remote device prior to authorizing non-secure communications between the remote device and a content server, thereby preventing unauthorized access to the content server. The secure messaging uses such security features as encryption, signatures with authentication certificates, a realm, and/or a nonce.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc

Watchdog timer

A microcontroller may comprise a central processing unit coupled with a plurality of peripheral devices through a system bus; and a watchdog timer unit receiving a clear watchdog signal and being configured to generate a watchdog timeout signal for resetting the microcontroller, wherein the watchdog timer unit is further configured to define a first and a second watchdog timeout period through a first and a second timer, respectively, further having logic to select the first or the second timer, wherein the clear watchdog signal resets the first and second timer.. .
Microchip Technology Incorporated

Smart dumping of network switch forwarding database

Techniques are provided for retrieving entries from a routing table or a forwarding database in a distributed network switch. The forwarding database includes match and mask registers used to compare routing entries and return matching routing entries to a requesting management controller.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for monitoring a communication system

The invention relates to a method for monitoring a communication system, comprising: acquiring and storing data about timeout events or faulty transfers in connection with at least one signaling process in at least one first communication terminal (1, 2, 3) of the communication system; and creating a collection of such data and transferring (7, 8, 10) said collection to a collection point (4) for said data in the communication system.. .
Unify Gmbh & Co. Kg

Managing single-wire communications

Systems, methods, circuits and computer-readable mediums for managing single-wire communications. In one aspect, a method includes starting a transmission cycle by transmitting a clock pulse to a single-wire bus, sampling a data bit transmitted from a single-wire device through the single-wire bus within the transmission cycle after the transmission of the clock pulse, and determining whether a sampling period of the sampling is smaller than a sampling threshold for the data bit.
Atmel Corporation

Virtual device timeout by memory offlining

A system, methods, and apparatus for virtual device timeout by memory offlining. A hypervisor receives a message from a source virtual machine to be transmitted to a destination machine and reserves a block of memory associated with the message.
Red Hat Israel, Ltd.

Handling packet reordering at a network adapter

A network adapter for handling packet reordering receives a set of packets. The network adapter is configured to aggregate a subset of in-sequence packets from the set of packets into at least one segment before passing the at least one segment from the network adapter to a next layer in a protocol stack.
International Business Machines Corporation

Adapting timeout values based on input scopes

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media are provided for adapting timeout values based on varying input scopes associated with text boxes. An indication that dictation has been initiated in association with a text box is received.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method for detecting a failure of a constituent system in a system-of-systems

A process to detect a failure of a constituent system (110 . .
Fts Computertechnik Gmbh

Use of face and motion detection for best view framing in video conference endpoint

A video conference endpoint detects faces at associated face positions in video frames capturing a scene. The endpoint frames the video frames to a view of the scene encompassing all of the detected faces.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Systems and methods for digital multimedia capture using haptic control, cloud voice changer, protecting digital multimedia privacy, and advertising and sell products or services via cloud gaming environments

Provided is a method for advertising and retailing products and services in cloud gaming environments. A game provider may configure its cloud gaming environment to display third party advertisement before, during, or after the game.

System and discovering a virtual disk spanned across independent storage controllers

An information handling system includes a first storage controller coupled to a first storage device, a second storage controller coupled to a second storage device where the first storage device and the second storage device comprise a virtual disk and a processor to initiate a first discovery of the first storage device, initiate a first discovery of the virtual disk on the first storage controller, complete the discovery of the first storage device, initiate a first discovery of the second storage device, initiate a second discovery of the virtual disk on the second storage controller, determine that a first timeout for the first discovery of the virtual disk on the first storage controller will expire prior to completing the first discovery of the second storage device, and initiate a second discovery of the first storage device in response to determining that the timeout will expire.. .
Dell Products, Lp

Adaptive service timeouts

Disclosed are various embodiments for a timeout management application. Latency data for executing services is obtained.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Low-power low density parity check decoding

In an example implementation of this disclosure, a message passing low density parity check (ldpc) decoder may, during decoding of a first group of bits, lock a first variable node upon a bit-value probability of the first variable node reaching a determined threshold, and lock a first check node upon all variable nodes connected to the first check node being locked. The ldpc decoder may cease decoding the first group of bits upon all variable nodes of the ldpc decoder being locked, all check nodes of the ldpc decoder being locked, reaching a maximum number of iterations, or reaching a timeout.
Maxlinear, Inc.

Method and apparatuses for monitoring system bus

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and apparatuses for monitoring a system bus. The method includes: when a monitoring apparatus monitors a system bus corresponding to the monitoring apparatus and detects that an exception occurs in the system bus, receiving the exception that occurs in the system bus and an identifier of the system bus that are sent by the monitoring apparatus; if the exception that occurs in the system bus is a timeout exception, sending a switch message to a device that is connected to the system bus, so that the device sends and receives a command or data by using a backup system bus; and if not, increasing the number of exception times of the system bus; and when the number of the exception times exceeds a preset threshold, using the backup system bus to transmit data or command..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Milestone based dynamic multiple watchdog timeouts and early failure detection

A dynamic, milestone-based solution for managing computer operations, as may be embodied by various systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media, may involve analyzing a computer operation invoked by an invoking module. The solution may involve identifying and classifying discrete steps or phases within the invoked operation and applying context-specific watchdog timers and operational milestones based on the detected phases.
Dell Software Inc.

Method and system for improving barcode scanner performance

A barcode scanner should output one scanned result per scanned item at checkout. Scanners with large scan areas and multiple scan lines may scan an item more than once as it is dragged through the scan area during the checkout process.

Conducting performance snapshots during test and using feedback to control test based on customer experience parameters

The technology disclosed enables understanding the user experience of accessing a web page under high loads. A testing system generates a simulated load by retrieving and loading a single web object.

Time based authentication codes

Systems and methods of the present invention provide for one or more server computers communicatively coupled to a network and configured to: receive a request for the change key from a registrant of the domain name; generate the change key comprising a random string not stored on the server computer; identify the timeout period within the database; transmit the change key to: a contact for the registrant; and a domain name registry; determine whether the change key is received by the server computer during the timeout period; and if so, update the domain name.. .

Method and maintaining network communication during email data transfer

Methods and apparatus provide for network communication to be maintained during transfer of email data between two devices. In one aspect a method includes receiving a request via a network connection with a mobile device for email data, determining a network timeout value of the request from the mobile device, producing the email data in response to receiving the request, in parallel with the production of the email data and while the processing of the email data is incomplete, determining an interval less than the network timeout value of the request, and sending a portion of a response to the request over the network connection to the mobile device at the interval, completing the response to the mobile device over the network connection in response to completion of the production of the email data..

Withdrawal of a message sent in a social networking system

Some embodiments of a method for withdrawal a message include receiving, by a mobile device, an input to send a first message to a first recipient, the first message containing at least one image or video. The mobile device processes the first message for transmittal to the first recipient.

System and providing a watchdog timer to enable collection of crash data

A system and method for providing a watchdog timer to enable collection of crash data is provided. Upon execution of certain operations, a source thread of an application initiates a watchdog thread that periodically sample state of data relating to the application.

Method and implementing deterministic response frame transmission

There is provided a network interface module, and a method of implementing deterministic response frame transmission therein. The network interface module comprises a processor core arranged to execute a set of threads, the set of threads comprising at least one transmit thread arranged to cause a response frame to be transmitted upon expiry of a minimum response period from a response triggering event occurring.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Gesture based power management system and method

A gesture based power management method for a wearable device is provided. The method includes establishing a mapping relationship between a set of pre-defined gestures including at least a lookup gesture and a set of power management functions including at least a function for turning on a display screen of the wearable device.
Tcl Research America Inc.

Predictive connection request shedding

According to one or more embodiments, a method may include obtaining a connection request to communicate with a database. The method may further include determining a predicted wait time for the connection request.
Ebay Inc.

Configurable electronic-device security locking

An interface of an electronic device may be locked in accordance with an authorization confidence level indicating a likelihood that the electronic device is in the possession of an authorized user of the electronic device. Multiple signals may be detected using one or more sensors of an electronic device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc.

Calibrated timeout interval on a configuration value, shared timer value, and shared calibration factor

A processor-implemented method for implementing a shared counter architecture is provided. The method may include receiving, by a worker thread, an application request; recording, by a common timer thread, a shared timer value and acquiring, by the worker thread, the shared timer value.
International Business Machines Corporation

Calibrated timeout interval on a configuration value, shared timer value, and shared calibration factor

A processor-implemented method for implementing a shared counter architecture is provided. The method may include receiving, by a worker thread, an application request; recording, by a common timer thread, a shared timer value and acquiring, by the worker thread, the shared timer value.
International Business Machines Corporation

Learning network timeout values dynamically

Methods, systems, and devices are described for passively and dynamically determining network timeout (nto) values. The method may include adjusting an amount of delay applied to transmissions on an existing connection to a device in a network and determining how long the existing connection is allowed to remain idle before the existing connection expires based on the adjusting of the amount of delay applied to the transmissions on the existing connection..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Data communication method in overlapping basic service set (obss) environment

Provided is a data communication method performed at a transmission node, the method including collecting a node list including nodes communicable with the transmission node, exchanging the node list with each of the communicable nodes, determining an allowance of a space recycling transmission to a reception node by determining that the transmission node is a corresponding node as an exposed node in response to an occurrence of a clear-to-send (cts) timeout, and transmitting data to the reception node based on a result of determining the allowance of the space recycling transmission.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute



Timeout topics:
  • Electronic Device
  • Ip Address
  • Touch Screen
  • Microprocessor
  • Video Memory
  • Short Messages
  • Transceiver
  • Network Device
  • Redundancy
  • Network Redundancy
  • Digital Media
  • Storage Device
  • Communication System
  • Ion Channel
  • Communication Channel


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