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Systems and methods relating to communication within a fabric network are presented. The fabric network includes one or more logical networks that enables...
System and method for preserving consumer choice
Methods and systems for preserving user attribute data by way of managing and synchronizing redundant storage locations.
Network nodes that establish sessions using existing connections
identified in a central database
Network nodes can add information to a central database (220, 300) that identifies their connections to other network nodes. The central database (220, 300) can...
Managing multiple sessions for a user of a portal
Mechanisms are provided for managing multiple sessions for a user on a portal are disclosed. More particularly, mechanisms are provided for managing multiple...
Method for transmitting aircraft flight data
A method of transmitting aircraft flight data for an aircraft from the aircraft to a destination server via a wireless communication link with the method...
Communication protocol for energy-harvesting devices
In one embodiment, an energy-harvesting communication device of a communication network accumulates energy, e.g., electromagnetic energy. Upon detecting that...
Isolating clients of distributed storage systems
A distributed storage system that includes memory hosts. Each memory host includes non-transitory memory and a network interface controller in communication...
Pull-configured distribution of imagery
The present invention is a method, system and apparatus for flexible image sharing. In a system for flexibly distributing imagery in an image sharing session,...
Information processor and information processing method
An information processor receives a changed content check request on information managed by a user of a different system from a user terminal and a first...
System and method for maintaining cache coherency
Described herein is a system and method for maintaining cache coherency. The system and method may maintain coherency for a cache memory that is coupled to a...
Adaptive asynchronous data replication in a data storage system
Systems and methods for adaptive asynchronous data replication in a data storage system are described herein. The data storage system includes a plurality of...
Blending single-master and multi-master data synchronization techniques
Architecture that maintains the user experience as close as possible to the user experience when dealing with the usual/regular forms and data provided in an...
Methods and arrangements for prioritization in a peer-to-peer network
The present invention relates to nodes and methods for use in connection with a peer-to-peer network for sharing of data content. A priority mechanism is...
Using a same program on a local system and a remote system
A computer system and computer program product implementing a method in a Customer Information Control System (CICS) Application configured to process...
Dynamic assignment of transfers of blocks of data
A computer-program causing a computing device to transmit a command to a data storage cluster for multiple data transfer threads thereof to request assignment...
System and method for providing individualized portable asset applications
In one aspect, a computer-implemented method for providing individualized portable asset applications may generally include providing access to a master...
System capable of providing plurality of digital contents and method using
One object is to provide a system for facilitating posting for digital contents. The system according to an embodiment includes: a service control unit; an...
Assignment of applications in a virtual machine environment based on data
Techniques for assigning applications to datastores in a virtual machine environment are disclosed. In an embodiment, applications exhibiting different I/O data...
Information system, method for displaying information, information
processing apparatus, and non-transitory...
An exemplary embodiment provides an information system, including a plurality of information processing apparatuses, each information processing apparatus...
System and methods of transferring tasks from a first mobile device to a
second mobile device
A method includes selecting a target mobile device based on information regarding a power storage level of the particular mobile device. The method further...
Data communication system and method of controlling the same
In a data communication system including a reception side PC for receiving data, a transmission source PC for transmitting data, and a data transfer apparatus,...
Method for updating an application program on a wireless terminal in a
A method for updating an application program on a wireless terminal in a controlled manner is disclosed. When, a server receives an inquiry from a wireless...
System and method to manage switching between devices
In example embodiments, a system and method for managing switching between devices are provided. A consolidated catalog of applications available on devices...
Method for starting a client program
A method for calling up a client program: transmitting a message to a server computer system using an Internet browser, wherein the message contains at least...
Apparatuses and methods for plug-in management
A plug-in management apparatus for managing plug-ins installed in application programs may comprise a local plug-in management module disposed in a client...
Directing a playback device to play a media item selected by a controller
from a media server
A remote media server provides a resource identifier to a digital media controller. A digital media controller passes this resource identifier to a digital...
Service request apparatus, service request method, and recording medium
A service request apparatus includes a storage unit and a processor coupled to the storage unit, wherein the processor executes a process including: storing in...
Communication apparatus, communication system, communication method, and
A communication apparatus includes: a buffer that accumulates a plurality of data blocks; a buffer controller that reads the data blocks from the buffer to...
Binding crud-type protocols in distributed agreement protocols
Various embodiments enable redundant or replica services, such as "cloud" services, to be run at geographically distributed locations. Each replica is capable...
Sharing a configuration state of a client device that meets a threshold
level of QoE
Arrangements described herein can include automatically monitoring, on a first client device receiving multimedia content, a first QoE associated with...
Audio playback method, apparatus and system
An audio playback method is provided. The method includes identifying a captured audio data frame according to a type of the audio data frame and sending the...
Systems and methods for estimating available bandwidth and performing
initial stream selection when streaming...
Systems and methods for determining available bandwidth and performing initial stream selection when commencing adaptive bitrate streaming using Hypertext...
Method and apparatus for delivering encoded content
A method and system for delivering encoded content are provided. A holdback representing a portion of the encoded content is extracted, thereby damaging the...
Method of transmitting data in a communication system
A method of transmitting data from a first terminal to a second terminal in a communication network comprising: receiving at the first terminal an data signal...
Resilient video encoding control via explicit network indication
A STUN message is received at a router device in a network from a client device in the network along a network path. The STUN message is evaluated for...
Adaptive streaming for on demand wireless services
An adaptive media distribution system provides an on demand user experience across a limited throughput wireless network by selectively utilizing available...
Content reproduction apparatus, content reproduction method, and
computer-readable recording medium having...
A content reproduction apparatus includes a communicator, a music piece acquisition controller, and a music piece reproducer. The communicator receives a...
Video streaming over data networks
A client device receives streamed encoded content data, such as encoded video data, which has been encoded at a constant perceptual quality. Several different...
Multi-resolution pyramid for georeferenced video
Examples of systems and methods for delivering overhead video to a computing device are provided. Delivering the overhead video can include generating multiple...
Communication system and relay device, computer-readable recording medium
storing relay program, as well as...
An intermediate relay device includes a corresponding information adder that adds, after receiving an outgoing message, an address assigned to the relay device...
Visibility inspector in social networks
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for transmitting a content data set to a computing device for...
Information processing apparatus, electronic meeting system, and program
A disclosed information processing apparatus connected with terminals through a network includes a list generating unit receiving a request to acquire a list...
Systems and methods for communication setup via reconciliation of internet
Systems and methods for forwarding data packets to facilitate an IP telephony communication make use of a media relay to accomplish the forwarding actions. The...
Method, apparatus, and communication system for allocating and managing
Methods, apparatus and communication systems for allocating and managing voice channels are provided. After receiving first voice data, a voice server can...
Determining an efficient keep-alive interval for a network connection
Systems and methods for use in communication between a client and a server, via a networking device, are provided. The method may include sending a request to...
Systems and methods for network interoperability
Systems and methods for interoperating between networks. A first network may be configured to operate according to a first real time network protocol and each...
Communication device, method for controlling communication device, and
A communication device includes a connection unit configured to perform connection processing with another communication device, an acquisition unit configured...
Systems and methods for detecting associated devices
Systems and methods are disclosed for detecting associated devices. In accordance with one implementation, a method is provided for detecting associated...
System and method for data mining and security policy management
A method is provided in one example and includes generating a query for a database for information stored in the database. The information relates to data...
Inter-domain replication of service information
An automated conversion of service information that includes endpoint addresses of service providers and security policies between independent enterprise...