Patents Assigned to Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
  • Publication number: 20200177001
    Abstract: A control apparatus includes: an interface part to which a second connector part of a cable is connectable, wherein the cable includes a first connector part that is connected to an information processing apparatus and the second connector part provided on the opposite side of the first connector part, the first connector part is provided with a first indicator lamp; and a control circuit that acquires, from the information processing apparatus via the cable and the interface part, first information indicating a state related to charging of the information processing apparatus, and perform light control of the first indicator lamp in accordance with the first information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2019
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Hirotaka Yakame, Taketoshi Hayashi
  • Patent number: 10671128
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a plurality of stoppers that are provided on a keyboard and hold a display in a standing state in which the display is standing up with respect to the keyboard and to engage with the display in a closed state in which the display is closed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Shintaro Ohishi, Kohhei Nakajima, Hiroyuki Fujita, Masuo Ohnishi
  • Patent number: 10664025
    Abstract: An information processing device includes a rail member that is attached to a drive unit, a drive case into which the drive unit having the rail member attached thereto is inserted, and a bar member that includes a locking portion. An opening is formed in the rail member, an opening is formed at a position in the drive case corresponding to the opening of the rail member, and the locking portion of the bar member is inserted into the opening of the rail member and the opening of the drive case in a state in which the drive unit is inserted into a predetermined position of the drive case.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Ryohei Sato, Ushio Oshima, Akira Saito, Makoto Furukawa
  • Patent number: 10663785
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a conductive housing; a display fitted into and fixed to the housing; one or more display support members disposed between the display and the housing where the one or more display support members include a display support member provided with a bonding region on part of a surface of the display support member that is in contact with the housing and is fixed to the housing via a bonding member in the bonding region; and a flexible circuit board including a grounding pattern where the flexible circuit board is disposed such that the grounding pattern is in contact with the housing at a non-bonding region on the surface of the display support member and part of the flexible circuit board that includes the grounding pattern is held between the display support member and the housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Shuji Honda, Wakana Sato
  • Patent number: 10658009
    Abstract: A computer system includes a computer casing having a casing wall having an opening to pass through a connection means; a circuit board having the connection means; and a centering means arranged in the casing, wherein the centering means is formed to cooperate with the circuit board such that the circuit board is centered with respect to the casing wall in a direction of the casing wall in a placing movement so that the connection means takes a predetermined position flush with respect to the opening in the casing wall and can plunge into the opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Wilhelm Neukam
  • Publication number: 20200150719
    Abstract: A chassis for an electronic includes: an outer wall having a first end; a rib that projects into the chassis from a position away from the first end of the outer wall in a first direction, and that extends along the first end; a first member made of a first material, including a first part that forms a part of the outer wall and a third part that forms a part of the rib; and a second member made of a second material different from the first material and joined to the first member. The second member includes a second part that forms a part of the outer wall and is aligned with the first part in the first direction, and a fourth part that forms a part of the rib and is aligned with the third part in the first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2019
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Takashi Abe
  • Patent number: 10652944
    Abstract: An apparatus obtains connection status information of each of terminal devices coupled to a first wireless network via an access point, from the access point. The apparatus detects a disconnected device which is a terminal device whose communication with the access point is disconnected, with reference to the connection status information, and notifies, by using a second wireless network, the disconnected device of a reconnection instruction for instructing the disconnected device to reconnect to the first wireless network by accessing the access point.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Nobuharu Iinuma
  • Patent number: 10642563
    Abstract: An apparatus obtains, from an access point, connection status information of each of terminal devices that are coupled to a first wireless network via the access point, and detects a first terminal device which is a terminal device whose communication with the access point is disconnected, with reference to the connection status information. The apparatus notifies, via the first wireless network, a second terminal device coupled to the access point, of an instruction for causing the second terminal device to transmit display information displayed on the second terminal device to the first terminal device by using the second wireless network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Nobuharu Iinuma
  • Patent number: 10633892
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a first housing section and a second housing section of which one side is rotatably connected to the first housing section. A locking portion including a recessed portion which is recessed in a first direction is disposed in the first housing section, and a locking member that is movable between a first position and a second position and is urged toward the second position is disposed in the second housing section. A limiting member that is configured to move between the first position and the second position with insertion of an anchoring member and is configured to limit movement of the locking member from the second position to the first position is disposed in the second housing section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Masayuki Yonemura
  • Patent number: 10627872
    Abstract: A hinge, can be used for a stand of an electronic device, includes: a first hinge shaft that is provided in a rotation fulcrum of a rotary body and rotatably supports the rotary body from first rotational position to second rotational position; a second hinge shaft that is provided in parallel with the first hinge shaft; a coupling member that couples the first hinge shaft and the second hinge shaft together and is rotatably supported by the second hinge shaft; a stopper that is provided to the coupling member and regulates the second rotational position by abutting the rotary body; and a rotation restriction mechanism that restricts rotation of the coupling member until a load in a rotational direction, which is exerted on the coupling member with respect to the second hinge shaft as a center, exceeds a threshold load.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventors: Kouichi Shinotou, Hideki Watanabe, Tadanori Tachikawa
  • Patent number: 10627879
    Abstract: A computer arrangement includes a case, at least one guiding rail arranged in the case, and an air-conducting element, wherein the air-conducting element includes at least one profile rail, the at least one profile rail interacts with the at least one guiding rail so that the air-conducting element is insertable along the guiding rail into the case, the air-conducting element is configured tunnel-shaped, and a fan is arranged in an inlet region and/or in an outlet region of the air-conducting element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Lutz Rösler
  • Patent number: 10607565
    Abstract: An information processing device includes: a convertor that executes a control program to convert an input video signal, and, when having received a first notification querying for a connection state of the first display device and having detected a resistance value corresponding to a state where a first display device is connected on a path connected with the first display device, transmits a second notification; a display controller that transmits the first notification to the convertor when having received an instruction to update the control program, and updates the control program when having received the second notification as a response to the first notification; and a resistance changer that connects a dummy resistor to the path and causes the path to have the resistance value corresponding to the state when the resistance value corresponding to the state is not detected on the path.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Noriyuki Aoki
  • Patent number: 10606314
    Abstract: An electronics stand includes a mount on which an electronic device is mounted and a plate member coupled to the mount. The plate member includes: a first plate having a first side connected to the mount and a second side opposite the first side of the first plate; a second plate having a first side foldably connected to the second side of the first plate and a second side opposite the first side of the second plate; a restrictor including a first part foldably connected to the first plate and a second part foldably connected to the first part and the second plate; magnetic materials disposed in the second plate and the second part where at least one of the magnetic materials generates a magnetic force; and a magnetic shield member disposed in the second plate or the second part which includes the magnetic material generating the magnetic force.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Minoru Takano
  • Publication number: 20200099129
    Abstract: A chassis for an electronic device includes a first member made of a first material and including a first part and a second part; a second member made of a second material different from the first material and including a first part and a second part; a projection disposed on one of the second part of the first member and the second part of the second member; and a receiver disposed in the other of the second part of the first member and the second part of the second member. The receiver defines an opening to contact with one end of the projection fitted in the opening in a second direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Publication date: March 26, 2020
    Applicant: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventors: Kenji Suzuki, Daisuke Mihara
  • Patent number: 10591961
    Abstract: A terminal device including a first device and a second device includes at least one external connection terminal provided inside a housing of the first device and a hinge opening and closing the second device with respect to the first device. The hinge includes a bracket including a main body that holds an axis of the hinge and is fixed to an end portion of the housing of the first device and including an extension portion that extends to a position of the external connection terminal from the main body to abut on the external connection terminal and presses the external connection terminal toward an inner surface of the housing of the first device. Wobble of the external connection terminal is regulated by the bracket of the hinge.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Takashi Abe
  • Patent number: 10582554
    Abstract: A connection processing method includes receiving, by a first processor included in a communication device, first information that specifies a user of the communication device, executing an inquiry for a connection to one or more other communication devices, selecting a target communication device that has transmitted a response including information indicating that the target communication device has second information that specifies the user and has been acquired when the target communication device communicated with another communication device, from among the one or more other communication devices, and transmitting the first information to the target communication device, and receiving, by a second processor included in the target communication device, the first information from the communication device, executing connection processing without executing authentication processing of the user with the communication device, when the received first information matches with the second information, and executi
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Nobuharu Iinuma
  • Patent number: 10558304
    Abstract: A touch sensor includes a sensor and a processor. The sensor detects touch operations on first, second, and third regions of a sensor region disposed along a longitudinal direction of an outer edge portion of a terminal device. The second and third regions are on opposite sides of the first region. The processor identifies the orientation of the terminal device as a first orientation where the sensor region is located at the top or bottom of the terminal device or a second orientation where the sensor region is located at the right or left of the terminal device, and makes a different determination as to whether the first region is depressed based on whether the identified orientation is the first or second orientation, in response to detection of the touch operation on at least one of the second and third regions together with the touch operation on the first region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Tomonori Fujii
  • Patent number: 10540500
    Abstract: A method of securely booting a computer system includes executing program code of at least one boot loader to load a kernel; verifying, during loading of the kernel, the program code of the boot loader after at least a part of the program code of the boot loader has been executed; and interrupting the booting if a result of the verifying of the program code of the boot loader indicates a manipulation of the program code of the boot loader.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2020
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventors: Diana Filimon, Jürgen Atzkern, Thilo Cestonaro, Timo Bruderek
  • Publication number: 20190362106
    Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes: a memory; and a processor that is connected to the memory and that receives, from another information processing apparatus, an output request of a file and permits the information processing apparatus to output the file to an output device when the request source has the output right with respect to the file. The information processing apparatus has no output right with respect to the file and the output request includes information that specifies a request source of the output request.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2019
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Applicant: FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED
    Inventor: Yoshie Shimazaki
  • Patent number: 10488895
    Abstract: A cooling arrangement for a computer system includes a printed circuit board with first and second heat-generating components; a first heat sink thermally coupled to the first heat-generating component, and a second heat sink thermally coupled to the second heat-generating component; and a first fan that generates an airflow in a direction of the first heat sink, wherein the second heat sink is arranged behind the first heat sink in a direction of airflow generated by the first fan; and an airscoop is arranged between the first heat sink and a blow-out opening of the first fan such that a first part of generated airflow is directly supplied through the airscoop to the first heat sink and a second part of the generated airflow flows around the airscoop and the first heat sink such that the second part of the generated airflow flows to the second heat sink.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: Fujitsu Client Computing Limited
    Inventor: Frank Schubert