Patents Assigned to Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
  • Publication number: 20200296849
    Abstract: A stand includes a base that is attached to a first wall of a housing of an electronic device and extends between a mounting surface and the first wall; and a first support that is located at one of opposite ends of the base in a first direction along the mounting surface, and faces one of a second wall pair standing on both sides of the housing in the first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Ryohei Sato, Ikki Tatsukami, Yuko Hirao, Frank Müller Augste, Albert Jiang, Morris Sung
  • Patent number: 10774982
    Abstract: A wall mount for an electronic display includes a wall bracket, and a plurality of fastening elements, wherein the wall bracket is arranged to be fixedly connected to a wall, the wall bracket has a plurality of mounting openings, the plurality of fastening elements is arranged to be fixed with a first side of each fastening element to an electronic display, the plurality of fastening elements is further arranged to be slid with a second side of each fastening element into the plurality of mounting openings, and the wall bracket further including a retaining area arranged to retain a computer system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Chih-Chen Sung
  • Publication number: 20200285874
    Abstract: A biometric authentication device includes: a receiver that receives an input of identification information of a person to authenticate; an image acquirer that acquires an image of a predetermined part of the person to authenticate from a camera; a guide display control that displays, on a display, a guiding shape and the image acquired by the image acquirer irrespective of whether the identification information received by the receiver is registered in a file containing registered identification information of persons; and an authenticator that authenticates the person based on the image acquired by the image acquirer. The guiding shape for position adjustment of the predetermined part with respect to the camera.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Masaki Mukouchi, Satoshi Inage
  • Publication number: 20200285724
    Abstract: A biometric authentication device incudes: processing circuitry that implements a reception unit that receives an input of identification information of a person to be authenticated; an image acquisition unit that acquires an image of a target part of the person to be authenticated, the image taken by a camera; a guide display unit that acquires guide information associated with the identification information received by the reception unit from a file in which the identification information is associated with the guide information indicating a guide shape that is a geometric shape for positioning the target part with respect to the camera, and that causes a display device to display the guide shape indicated by the acquired guide information and the image acquired by the image acquisition unit; and an authentication unit that performs authentication based on the image acquired by the image acquisition unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Masaki Mukouchi
  • Publication number: 20200278728
    Abstract: A control device controls power supply to a terminal device and includes: a power supply controller that connects to the terminal device via a cable, supplies power to the terminal device and communicates information with the terminal device via the cable, and determines a combination of a supply voltage and a supply current to the terminal device through communication with the terminal device via the cable; a change-command acquirer that receives, from an information processing device, a change command for changing a supply voltage and a supply current to the terminal device; and a profile changer that sets a power profile to the power supply controller in response to receipt of the change command, the power profile representing the voltage and the current that are supplied to the terminal device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200278730
    Abstract: A control device controls power supply to a terminal device. The control device includes a power supply controller that connects to the terminal device via a cable, the power supply controller that supplies power to the terminal device and communicates information with the terminal device via the cable; a power-command acquirer that receives a wake-up command from an information processing device, the wake-up command serving to boot the terminal device; a power-switch controller that instructs the power supply controller to output a switch-push signal to the terminal device, in response to receipt of the wake-up command, the switch-push signal serving to switch a state of a power switch of the terminal device; and a power-command mask that masks the wake-up command, in response to receipt of the wake-up command during a running state of the terminal device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200278731
    Abstract: A terminal device serves as a computer portable by a user and includes: a power supply controller that is connected to a device via a cable and supplied with power from the device, and communicates information with the device via the cable; a wireless communicator that is wirelessly connected to an access point to communicate information via a network; and an access-point controller that causes, when connected to a predefined control device via the cable, the wireless communicator to wirelessly connect to a first access point associated with the control device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200278729
    Abstract: A control device controls power supply to a terminal device and includes: a power supply controller that connects to the terminal device via a cable, supplies power to the terminal device and communicates information with the terminal device via the cable, and determines a combination of a supply voltage and a supply current to the terminal device through communication with the terminal device via the cable; a reconnection controller that causes the power supply controller to disconnect power supply to and communication of information with the terminal device via the cable, and then reconnect power supply to and communication of information with the terminal device via the cable, when changing the combination of a supply voltage and a supply current to the terminal device; and a cable-status notifier that transmits notification information indicating a connection state of the cable to an information processing device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200279550
    Abstract: A voice conversion device includes: a voice converter that converts an input voice into a voice conversion signal for output; a voice processing unit that performs speech recognition of the input voice in parallel with the voice conversion, and sequentially outputs text data for voice synthesis; a storage that stores therein the text data; an input operation unit that receives designation of the text data and an output instruction; a voice synthesizer that outputs a voice synthesis signal based on the designated text data; and a voice output that outputs a voice based on the voice conversion signal, and outputs a voice based on the voice synthesis signal, in response to the designation of the text data and the output instruction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Yasushi Yabuuchi
  • Publication number: 20200278727
    Abstract: A control device controls power supply to a terminal device. The control device includes a power supply controller that connects to the terminal device via a cable, the power supply controller that supplies power to the terminal device and communicates information with the terminal device via the cable; a power-command acquirer that receives a wake-up command from an information processing device, the wake-up command serving to boot the terminal device; a power-switch controller that instructs the power supply controller to output a switch-push signal to the terminal device, in response to receipt of the wake-up command, the switch-push signal serving to switch a state of a power switch of the terminal device; and a power-command mask that masks the wake-up command, in response to receipt of the wake-up command during a running state of the terminal device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Publication number: 20200278854
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus is connected to a plurality of computers over a bus system. The information processing apparatus includes a memory and a hardware processor coupled to the memory. The hardware processor: receives an input of package software including updaters that are data for individually updating configuration elements of each of the plurality of computers; acquires configuration information representing configuration elements of a computer to be updated out of the plurality of computers; transfers, over the bus system to the computer to be updated, one of the updaters in the package software that is specified by the acquired configuration information; and performs an update of the computer to be updated by carrying out the transfer of the specified updater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Tomohito Okubo
  • Publication number: 20200275242
    Abstract: A wireless communication system includes an information processing device and wireless communication devices for communicating with the information processing device by wireless communication. The information processing device includes a first storage unit and processing circuitry that implements a transmission control unit. The first storage unit stores therein first information in which feature values of feature items of targets each including one of the wireless communication devices are associated with group identification information on groups to which the feature values belong. The transmission control unit transmits an instruction code including group identification information common to targets each including one of wireless communication devices to be driven, to the wireless communication devices.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Keita Satou
  • Publication number: 20200265000
    Abstract: An information processing system according to one embodiment includes platforms and a relay device including an expansion bus that connects between the platforms. Each platform includes a memory that stores transmit data to another platform through transactions occurring in the platform concerned; a controller that reads first transmit data from the memory, and transmits the first transmit data to the another platform through a first transaction among the transactions via the expansion bus; determines whether a second transaction higher in priority than the first transaction is occurring in the platform after completion of transmission of each packet of the first transmit data; and in response to the second transaction, reads second transmit data from the memory, transmits the second transmit data to the another platform through the second transaction via the expansion bus, and interrupts transmission of the first transmit data until completion of transmission of the second transmit data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Masaharu Nagata
  • Publication number: 20200265194
    Abstract: An information processing device includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry implements a determination unit and a response unit. The determination unit determines, based on a word included in a conversation by a plurality of users, whether the conversation satisfies a predetermined intervention condition. The response outputs a response to change the conversation to a state different from a current state in response to a determination that the conversation satisfies the predetermined intervention condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 26, 2019
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Toshiro Ohbitsu
  • Publication number: 20200264259
    Abstract: A position determination apparatus includes a memory and a hardware processor coupled to the memory. The hardware processor: determines position information on one or more wireless communication devices being located within a target region; judges position movement of the one or more wireless communication devices based on the position information; and transmits, to the wireless communication device whose position movement has been judged to be absent, a decrease instruction signal that causes the wireless communication device to decrease a communication frequency of the wireless communication device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Keita Satou
  • Publication number: 20200257994
    Abstract: An inference processing system includes inference processing devices and performs inference processing such that a succeeding inference processing device performs inference processing to a result of inference processing by a preceding inference processing device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Yuichiro Ikeda, Masatoshi Kimura, Tomohiro Ishida, Kai Mihara
  • Publication number: 20200257993
    Abstract: An information processing system includes: a failure detector, a first failure handling unit and a second failure handling unit. The failure detector detects any of inference processing apparatuses in which a failure has occurred. The first failure handling unit causes another inference processing apparatus other than the inference processing apparatus in which the failure has occurred to execute an inference process of the inference processing apparatus in which the failure has occurred. The second failure handling unit inputs a result of an inference process at a preceding stage of the inference processing apparatus in which the failure has occurred to the another inference processing apparatus and outputs an inference result that the another inference processing apparatus generates based on the input inference result to an inference processing apparatus at a subsequent stage of the inference processing apparatus in which the failure has occurred.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2020
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Yuichiro Ikeda, Masatoshi Kimura, Tomohiro Ishida, Kai Mihara
  • Publication number: 20200249735
    Abstract: A charge control apparatus includes a memory and a first hardware processor coupled to the memory. The first hardware processor: acquires, from one or more terminal devices, charge information relating to a charge of the one or more terminal devices; and controls charging of the one or more terminal devices based on the charge information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2019
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Tomonori Fujii
  • Patent number: 10732786
    Abstract: A terminal device is provided that has a position determination unit that, when authentication images that capture biological information are to be obtained, determines the position of the next touch location to be displayed in a guide display for touch locations that represent a read operation for the biological information. The determination is made from: the refresh rate of a display that displays the guide display; the number of authentication images to be acquired; and the distance at which the guide display is updated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Masanori Kawahara, Makoto Suzuki, Yukihiro Abiko, Satoshi Semba, Rie Hasada
  • Publication number: 20200241988
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a plurality of control processing devices and a plurality of information processing devices. The control processing devices control operations compatibly with each other. The information processing devices perform various types of information processing through an interface shared by the control processing devices under control of any of the control processing devices. Before a first control processing device, which controls the information processing devices, is switched to a second control processing device among the control processing device, the second control processing device is set as a copy of the first control processing device. The information processing devices are sequentially switched to be controlled by the second control processing device in a period where the information processing devices do not execute tasks constituting the information processing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2019
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Kazuyoshi Toya