System and method of storing backup image catalog

System and method of storing backup image catalog

Appl No: 20110145199
Filing Date: December 11, 2009
Inventors: Siva Sai Prasad Palagummi
Assignee: Computer Associates Think, Inc.
Classification: 707, 707/654000, 707/758000

Abstract

A system and method for managing backup and restore operations associated with a backup system. Metadata associated with files/directories of one or more file systems associated with one or more resources may be received. A virtual catalog image associated with the metadata may be created in a virtual file system image format. Once the virtual catalog <Read More>


Signal analyser

Signal analyser

Appl No: 20110161277
Filing Date: March 30, 2009
Inventors: Robert Keith
Assignee: K2 MEDICAL SYSTEMS LTD.
Classification: 706, 706/052000

Abstract

The present invention provides a signal analyser (100) that is operable to receive one or more signals and then to analyse said signals with respect to particular properties before outputting an indication as to the classification of the signal with respect to each property. Typically this indication is in the form of a plurality of belief index ratings, the magnitude of each belief index rating <Read More>


Mobile phone and ip address correlation service

Mobile phone and ip address correlation service

Appl No: 20110138483
Filing Date: December 04, 2009
Inventors: Jose F. Bravo, Jeffery L. Crume
Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Classification: 726, 726/029000, 455, 455/411000

Abstract

A system, method and program product for controlling access to a restricted item. A method is provided that includes: receiving a request for access to a restricted item at a computer system associated with a provider, said request originating from a client system; determining an IP address of the client system; determining a mobile <Read More>


Media content notification via communications network

Media content notification via communications network

Appl No: 20110161366
Filing Date: January 04, 2011
Inventors: John R. Klug, Thad D. Peterson
Assignee: Registrar Systems LLC
Classification: 707, 707/770000, 707/E17014

Abstract

The notification system identifies media content based on personal preferences of individual users and provides notification of identified media content to the users. In one embodiment, the system includes a number of user nodes that communicate with a registration site and a notification site via the interne. The notification site includes a media content database and a <Read More>


Method and device for transmitting control message based on multi-ring ethernet

Method and device for transmitting control message based on multi-ring ethernet

Appl No: 20110158241
Filing Date: December 29, 2008
Inventors: Bin Wang, Shaoyong Wu
Assignee: ZTE CORPORATION
Classification: 370, 370/395530

Abstract

A method and device for transmitting a control message based on a multi-ring Ethernet are provided, wherein the method comprises the following steps: control virtual local area networks of a main ring and a sub-ring are configured (S1002); and a main ring node receives a sub-ring control message from the sub-ring, forwards the sub-ring control massage <Read More>


Method and apparatus for realizing unicast reverse path forwarding

Method and apparatus for realizing unicast reverse path forwarding

Appl No: 20110158240
Filing Date: December 19, 2008
Inventors: Peng Sun, Yuping Zhan
Assignee: ZTE CORPORATION
Classification: 370, 370/392000

Abstract

The present invention discloses a method and apparatus for realizing unicast reverse path forwarding. In this method, an access equipment snoops into and obtains an announcement message from a router, wherein the announcement message contains address prefix information; the access equipment establishes a prefix table based on the obtained address prefix information, receives an access request message from <Read More>


Method for transmitting non-user-specific control information in a wireless communication system

Method for transmitting non-user-specific control information in a wireless communication system

Appl No: 20110158152
Filing Date: August 18, 2009
Inventors: Zhaohua Lu, Yanfeng Guan, Ying Liu, Huiying Fang
Assignee: ZTE CORPORATION
Classification: 370, 370/312000

Abstract

A method for transmitting non-user-specific control information in a wireless communication system includes: in a downlink time period which includes one or more time zones, a base station sends non-user-specific control information in a time zone in which user specific control information is sent; and a terminal obtains and decodes the non-user-specific <Read More>


Activity-based compatibility testing for preliminarily matched users via interactive social media

Activity-based compatibility testing for preliminarily matched users via interactive social media

Appl No: 20110145050
Filing Date: December 15, 2009
Inventors: Patricia Jane Gross, Ian Hughes
Assignee: Pro Se Gross
Classification: 705, 705/014250, 715, 715/757000

Abstract

Matchmaking between a plurality of users is facilitated. This may include providing a virtual space to the users that enables the user to interact in an immersive manner. Matches may be proposed between users, and then activities to be attempted by the matched users may be provided. The activities may be conducted <Read More>


Maintaining the integrity of email authorship

Maintaining the integrity of email authorship

Appl No: 20110138479
Filing Date: December 03, 2009
Inventors: Rajat Jain, Ahmed M. Omar
Assignee: INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
Classification: 726, 726/028000, 709, 709/206000

Abstract

Maintaining the integrity of email authorship including receiving, by a receiving email client, an email message containing content created by a sender; identifying, in dependence upon the email message, an edit authority value; receiving, from a recipient of the email message, an instruction to forward the received email message; receiving, from the recipient, an instruction to <Read More>


Information processor, and optical disc drive used in information processor

Information processor, and optical disc drive used in information processor

Appl No: 20110138120
Filing Date: December 02, 2010
Inventors: Atsushi FUCHIWAKI
Assignee: Pro Se Fuchiwaki
Classification: 711, 711/113000, 711/E12019

Abstract

The speed of recording or reproduction of data to or from an HDD in an information processor is increased. This is achieved without an increase in device size, system changes, or other inconvenience. A cache memory configured by, for example, a flash memory for the data to be recorded to or reproduced from the HDD is provided <Read More>