Method and system for managing field convertible customer replaceable components

Method and system for managing field convertible customer replaceable components

Appl No: 20100274600
Filing Date: April 23, 2009
Inventors: Nitin Shenoy, Joanna Brown, Timothy Thomas, Cheryl Koenig, Michael Kirby
Assignee: Xerox Corporation
Classification: 705, 705/007000, 705/028000

Abstract

A method and system for managing field convertible operator replaceable components associated with a rendering device. A file that defines a set of operator replaceable components can be created and remotely installed on the device. The replaceable components associated with the device can be easily changed from a designation as <Read More>


Method and apparatus for analyzing three-dimensional data

Method and apparatus for analyzing three-dimensional data

Appl No: 20100274543
Filing Date: November 13, 2008
Inventors:
Assignee: Pro Se Kelly G. Walker
Classification: 703, 703/006000

Abstract

A method and apparatus for segmenting geobodies extracted from three-dimensional geophysical survey data volumes. In one embodiment, the invention involves (a) obtaining a plurality of data elements, respectively corresponding to three-dimensional locations in a subsurface region, and generating a data volume consisting of discrete cells from the plurality of data elements (1); (b) identifying an initial geobody corresponding to a <Read More>


Sustained delivery formulations of risperidone compounds

Sustained delivery formulations of risperidone compounds

Appl No: 20100266655
Filing Date: February 13, 2008
Inventors: Eric Dadey
Assignee: QLT USA INC
Classification: 424, 424/422000, 514, 514/259410

Abstract

The present invention relates to a risperidone sustained release delivery system for treatment of medical conditions relating delusional psychosis, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, psychotic depression, obsessive-compulsion disorder, Tourette syndrome, and autistic spectrum disorders. The sustained release delivery system includes a flowable composition containing risperidone, a metabolite, or a prodrug thereof and an implant containing risperidone, a metabolite, or a prodrug thereof. <Read More>


Method and system for distributed task dispatch in a multi-application environment based on consensus

Method and system for distributed task dispatch in a multi-application environment based on consensus

Appl No: 20110179105
Filing Date: January 15, 2010
Inventors: Bruce Gilbert Lindsay, Roger C. Raphael, Paul Sherwood Taylor
Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Classification: 709, 709/203000, 707, 707/609000

Abstract

A method and system for distributing tasks from an external application among concurrent database application server instances in a database system for optimum load balancing, based on consensus among the instances. Each application instance identifies a task partition ownership by those in a membership <Read More>


Media negotiation method for ip multimedia link

Media negotiation method for ip multimedia link

Appl No: 20110164613
Filing Date: December 17, 2008
Inventors: Zhenhua Xie
Assignee: ZTE CORPORATION
Classification: 370, 370/352000

Abstract

A media negotiation method for an IP multimedia link is used in the process of establishing an IP multimedia link between a first entity and a second entity via an application server (AS) of an IP multimedia subsystem (IMS). AS sends the second entity an invite message, which includes media resource information of the first entity; When AS receives a message with <Read More>


Processor and memory folding for energy management

Processor and memory folding for energy management

Appl No: 20110154083
Filing Date: December 18, 2009
Inventors: Richard L. Arndt, Naresh Nayar, Freeman L. Rawson, III, Randal C. Swanberg
Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Classification: 713, 713/324000

Abstract

A method, system and computer-usable medium are disclosed for managing power consumption in information processing systems. Processing resources are successively folded, allowing them to be placed into deeper and deeper power saving states while maintaining the ability to respond to new processing loads without exposing the latency of the deeper <Read More>


System and method for creating a secure tunnel for communications over a network

System and method for creating a secure tunnel for communications over a network

Appl No: 20110153793
Filing Date: May 29, 2007
Inventors: Minheng Tan
Assignee: Computer Associates Think, Inc.
Classification: 709, 709/222000

Abstract

A system and method for establishing a virtual local area network (LAN) between a local device and a remote device are provided. The local device and the remote device may each have a physical and a virtual network interface card (NIC), and a virtual driver associated with each respective device virtual NIC may assign <Read More>


Method and system for demand response management in a network

Method and system for demand response management in a network

Appl No: 20110153102
Filing Date: December 23, 2009
Inventors: Rajesh Tyagi, Jason Wayne Black, John Andrew Ellis, Bex George Thomas
Assignee: GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
Classification: 700, 700/291000, 700/295000

Abstract

A method and system for controlling demand events in a utility network with multiple customer sites. The value of a demand response parameter threshold for invoking a demand response event is calculated based on the number of available demand response events and the number of opportunities remaining to <Read More>


Aromatic sulfonium salt compound

Aromatic sulfonium salt compound

Appl No: 20110152540
Filing Date: August 04, 2008
Inventors: Tesuyuki Nakayashiki, Kentaro Kimura
Assignee: Tesuyuki Nakayashiki
Classification: 549, 549/043000, 562, 562/113000

Abstract

A photoacid generator which can generate an acid efficiently when energy was absorbed, is excellent in the developing property and can form fine patterns, and a cationic polymerization initiator excellent in curability are provided; and a resist composition and a cationically polymerizable composition using them are provided.

An aromatic sulfonium salt compound represented by the General Formula (I) below:

(wherein each of E1 <Read More>


Real time electronic commerce telecommunication system and method

Real time electronic commerce telecommunication system and method

Appl No: 20110145087
Filing Date: January 04, 2011
Inventors: Willem Daman, James A. McInnes
Assignee: Pro Se Willem Daman
Classification: 705

Abstract

An auction system and method, which identifies at least one lot to be auctioned, having a plurality of units within the lot and associated auction parameters; transmits a remaining quantity of units within the lot from a central server to a plurality of remote locations; receives bid identifications for remaining units within the lot at the contemporaneous <Read More>