Patents Assigned to Quanta Computer Inc.
  • Patent number: 10973147
    Abstract: A cable holder for retaining cables in a system sled is disclosed. The cable holder includes a base bracket, a clip holder, a retention clip, and a releasable latch. The base bracket is couplable to the system sled. The clip holder is coupled to the base bracket via a hinge. The clip holder is configured to rotate relative to the base bracket, and around a rotational axis through the hinge between a first lowered position proximate to the system sled and a second raised position substantially distal from the system sled. The retention clip is coupled to the clip holder, and configured to retain a portion of the cables in the system sled. The releasable latch is operable to lock the clip holder into either the first lowered position or the second raised position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chun Chang, Yi-Huang Chiu
  • Patent number: 10973146
    Abstract: An apparatus for securing multiple cards on a chassis includes a securing member, a support bracket, and at least one hinge. The at least one hinge is configured to hold the securing member to the support bracket such that the securing member has an axis of rotation about the support bracket. The spacing between the securing member and the support bracket is configured to hold a section of the multiple cards.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chun Chang, Yi-Huang Chiu
  • Patent number: 10973149
    Abstract: A streamlined air baffle for efficiently directing air flow from a fan unit to a heat sink is disclosed. The streamlined air baffle has a top cover plate and a pair of side walls. The side walls are connected to the top cover plate. The top cover plate and one end of the side walls define an inlet. A curved surface of the top cover plate defines the outlet with the opposite ends of the side walls. The cross section area of the outlet is smaller than the cross section area of the inlet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chao-Jung Chen, Yu-Nien Huang, Herman Tan, Chih-Wei Lin
  • Patent number: 10969606
    Abstract: A wearable device includes a casing member, a lifting assembly, an elastic element, and a pressing member. The casing member has a supporting portion. The lifting assembly is housed in the casing member and is liftable above the casing member. The elastic element is connected to the casing member and the lifting assembly. The pressing member faces toward the supporting portion. The pressing member is movably connected to the lifting assembly and is configured to move along with the lifting assembly, whereby the temple is capable of being clamped between the pressing member and the supporting portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: Quanta Computer Inc.
    Inventors: Jung-Wen Chang, Wan-Chi Lin
  • Patent number: 10972094
    Abstract: An operating circuit including a system circuit and a power control circuit is provided. The system circuit operates according to the voltage of the node. The power control circuit includes a first connection port, a second connection port, a first always-on switch, a second always-on switch, a first current limiter, and a second current limiter. The first connection port is configured to receive first power provided by a first external device. The second connection port is configured to receive second power provided by a second external device. The first always-on switch is coupled to the first connection port to transmit the first power. The second always-on switch is coupled to the second connection port to transmit the second power. The first current limiter is coupled between the first always-on switch and the node. The second current limiter is coupled between the second always-on switch and the node.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Hsin-Chih Kuo, Chuan-Sheng Liao, Yu-Chuan Shih, Ming-Chieh Lee
  • Patent number: 10971807
    Abstract: A mobile device includes a metal mechanism element, a dielectric substrate, and a feeding radiation element. The metal mechanism element has an open slot. The open slot substantially has an L-shape. The dielectric substrate is adjacent to the metal mechanism element. The feeding radiation element has a feeding point. The feeding radiation element is disposed on the dielectric substrate. The feeding radiation element at least partially extends along the open slot. An antenna structure is formed by the feeding radiation element and the open slot of the metal mechanism element. The antenna structure covers a first frequency band, a second frequency band, and a third frequency band.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yi-Ling Tseng, Chung-Hung Lo, Chin-Lung Tsai, Ching-Hai Chiang, Kuan-Hsien Lee, Ying-Cong Deng, Chung-Ting Hung
  • Patent number: 10973139
    Abstract: A flexible modularized system is configured to support graphics processing unit (GPU) cards of different dimensions. The system includes a riser bracket with attachment features for being coupled to a printed circuit board (PCB). The system further includes a fixing plate that is coupled to the riser bracket and which includes a plurality of adjustable holes. The system also includes a moving plate that is adjustably coupled to the fixing plate. The moving plate is movable between a plurality of positions. The moving plate has a first end that includes at least one latch, which engages the first adjustable hole in a first position and the second adjustable hole in a second position. The moving plate has a second end that is configured to secure in place one of the GPU cards relative to the PCB.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chun Chang, Jun-Yu Chen, Ting-Kuang Pao
  • Patent number: 10969271
    Abstract: An illuminance calibrating device includes a reference light source and an illuminance detection device. The reference light source, which generates light with a specific wavelength and a source illuminance, adjusts the source illuminance to be a first illuminance according to a control signal. The illuminance detection device includes a shading plate, an illuminance detector, and a controller. The shading plate is configured to lower the first illuminance to a first shading illuminance. The illuminance detector detects the first shading illuminance to generate a detection signal. The controller generates the control signal and calculates a ratio of the first illuminance to the first shading illuminance according to the detection signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventor: Hsin-Liang Lin
  • Publication number: 20210089082
    Abstract: A portable electronic device includes a mainframe computer, a sliding cover and an electrically-controlled driving device. The mainframe computer includes a base, a receiving recess formed on the base, and a plurality of vent holes which are evenly distributed on the base. The sliding cover slidably covers the receiving recess and the vent holes. The electrically-controlled driving device includes an electric motor and a linkage set. The linkage set is connected to the electric motor and the sliding cover for moving the sliding cover with the electric motor, so that the sliding cover is allowed to cover the vent holes and expose the vent holes from the base.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2020
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Applicant: Quanta Computer Inc.
    Inventors: Kuo-Hsien LEE, Shen-Pu HSIEH
  • Patent number: 10959352
    Abstract: A cooling unit having two single piece cold plate pipe components is disclosed. The cooling unit has a first pipe operable to transport coolant. A first cold plate has a top surface with a lateral groove to accept a section of the first pipe. The groove includes a first inlet coupled to a first hole in the section of the first pipe. The groove has a first outlet coupled to a second hole in the section of the first pipe. Coolant is circulated from the first inlet through the cold plate to the first outlet. The section of the first pipe is connected to the first cold plate. A second pipe is operable to transport coolant. A second cold plate is located next to the first cold plate. The second cold plate has a groove to accept a section of the second pipe. The groove includes an inlet coupled to a first hole in the section of the second pipe. The groove includes an outlet coupled to a second hole in the section of the second pipe.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chao-Jung Chen, Yu-Nien Huang, Tsung-Ta Li, Chien-Hu Chen
  • Patent number: 10959325
    Abstract: A computing system is provided. The computing system includes a semi-flexible printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) with a first element and a second element. The first element is configured to move in a non-planar direction with respect to the second element. The computing system also includes an internal trace connecting the first element and the second element of the semi-flexible PCBA. The computing system also includes a support mechanism, which is configured to constrain relative movements between the first element with respect to the second element of the semi-flexible PCBA.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chen-Chien Kuo, Wei-Hsin Lin
  • Patent number: 10952354
    Abstract: A cold plate assembly for cooling heat-generating electrical component on a circuit board is disclosed. The cold plate assembly includes a cold plate with a bottom contact surface to thermally contact the heat-generating electrical component. The cold plate has an inlet coupler on an opposite top surface to receive coolant; an internal conduit to circulate the received coolant; and an outlet coupler on the opposite top surface to return the coolant. A flexible metal inlet tube is fluidly connected to the inlet coupler to supply coolant. A flexible metal outlet tube is fluidly connected to the outlet coupler to return coolant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chao-Jung Chen, Yu-Nien Huang, Tsung-Ta Li, Kuo-Wei Lee
  • Patent number: 10939579
    Abstract: A fan guard connector is provided. The fan guard connector includes a fan guard structure configured to be secured to a cooling system. The fan guard connector also includes a lever structure connected to the fan guard structure by a pivot element. The lever structure is configured to rotate between an engaged and a disengaged position. The fan guard connector also includes a connector member configured to secure the lever structure to the fan guard structure in the engaged position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Yaw-Tzorng Tsorng, Chun Chang, Cheng-Chieh Weng, Chih-Hao Chang
  • Patent number: 10939581
    Abstract: An immersion liquid cooling tank rack for heat-generating components includes immersion liquid cooling tanks for containing a coolant liquid. Horizontal extendable slide rails are mounted on opposing side faces of each tank and on opposing side walls of the rack. The horizontal extendable slide rails are movable between a closed position and an extended open position to allow the tanks to slide horizontally in and out of the rack. Support structures are mounted to the base of each of the immersion liquid cooling tanks. Each support structure includes a wheel assembly disposed at the base of the support structure. The support structures extend from the base of the tank to a floor surface supporting the rack. The horizontal extendable slide rails and the support structures substantially support an operational immersion liquid cooling tank during a horizontal translation of the tank between the closed position and the extended open position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chao-Jung Chen, Yu-Nien Huang, Yung-Hsiang Lu
  • Patent number: 10931647
    Abstract: The data forwarding system includes a data storage device and a server. The data storage device is configured to store shared data uploaded by a first developer via a first terminal device. The server includes a processor which can load program codes to execute: a forwarding procedure for forwarding the shared data to a receiving device; a forwarding setting procedure for enabling the developer to apply forwarding settings to the shared data; a data processing procedure for executing the necessary data processing before forwarding the shared data; and a forwarding condition verification procedure for examining whether the shared data conforms to the forwarding settings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Mao-Tien Kung, Chia-Chen Chiang, Meng-Yu Li, Chun-Hung Chen, Chen-Chung Lee
  • Patent number: 10929320
    Abstract: A system and method for generating a control bifurcation signal in accordance with the Open Compute Project (OCP) Specification. An OCP device is provided that has a bifurcation function with an input to activate a bus bifurcation function. An input/output control circuit having an output coupled to a bifurcation control line coupled to the OCP device is provided. The input/output control circuit is operable to provide a bifurcation control signal to the OCP device over the bifurcation control line during an auxiliary power phase transition period of powering-on the OCP device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Le-Sheng Chou, Sz-Chin Shih, Shuen-Hung Wang, Jui-Chi Huang
  • Patent number: 10922071
    Abstract: A centralized flash memory module is provided. The centralized flash memory module includes flash memory components, a flash memory management controller (FMMC), and a complex programmable logic device (CPLD). Each of the flash memory components is connected to a server device separate from the centralized flash memory module. The FMMC is configured to connect to the flash memory components and to a rack management device, separate from the centralized flash memory module. The CPLD is configured to connect the FMMC to the flash memory components and connect the server device to the flash memory components.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Ming-Hung Hung, Hsin-Hung Kuo, Chin-Fu Ou
  • Patent number: 10921870
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a system and method for dynamically defining a specific input pin of a management controller (e.g., a baseboard management controller (BMC)) of a server system in response to a new device being plugged into the server system. The new device comprises one of a power supply unit (PSU), an automatic transfer switch (ATS), or a battery backup unit (BBU) of the server system. In some implementations, the PSU, the ATS, and the BBU are modularized into a plurality of ATS modules, a plurality of PSU modules, and a plurality of BBU modules, respectively. Each of the plurality of ATS modules, the plurality of PSU modules, and the plurality of BBU modules has substantially the same physical size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Kuang-Hua Ou Yang, Shu-Chen Ni, Chin-Hsiang Chan, Wen-Kai Lee
  • Patent number: D912639
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Chia-Yuan Chang, Jung-Wen Chang, Kao-Yu Hsu
  • Patent number: D913365
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
    Inventors: Pu-Ching Chuang, Chu-Fu Wang, Chang-Ta Miao, Gwo-Chyuan Chen