Patents by Inventor Steve Yasuhiro Muto

Steve Yasuhiro Muto has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 7543067
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to the use of a messaging component for sharing a common network communication channel by a plurality of threads of execution. The messaging component receiving a message and forwarding the message to one or more of the threads using information in a payload portion of the message, which is compared with supplied registration information. In addition, according to the present invention, messaging and job components may be used by each of a plurality of execution threads to negotiate a manner of transferring data between two network computers, wherein the job component proposes a manner of transfer, which is communicated using the messaging component to a receiving a computer. The proposed manner of transfer may be accepted or rejected by the receiving computer. An alternative manner of transfer may be proposed, where another manner of transfer is found to be unacceptable.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2001
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2009
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Martin Martinez, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Ajit Singh Sodhi
  • Patent number: 7454482
    Abstract: Managing a plurality of printing devices on a network, including detecting a printing device connected on the network, requesting information from the detected printing device, receiving the requested information from the printing device, and creating a print queue for the printing device based on the received information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2001
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2008
    Assignee: Canon Information Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: John D. Barnard, Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Don Francis Purpura, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Allison Bajo, Ravichandran Ragunathan, Hye-Sook Kim Lee
  • Patent number: 6920506
    Abstract: Managing a plurality of network devices on a network, including detecting an address assignment message sent from an address server over the network to a network device, the address assignment message containing an assigned address corresponding to the network device, sending an information request message, in response to the detection of the address assignment message, over the network from the network management device to the network device, the information request message containing the assigned address corresponding to the network device, receiving information, in response to the information request message, from the network device, and creating an entry corresponding to the network device in a device management directory, the entry containing the assigned address corresponding to the network device and the information received from the network device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2001
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2005
    Assignee: Canon Information Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: John D. Barnard, Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Don Francis Purpura, Ravichandran Ragunathan, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Allison Bajo, Richard A. Wilson, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20030037147
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to the use of a messaging component for sharing a common network communication channel by a plurality of threads of execution. The messaging component receiving a message and forwarding the message to one or more of the threads using information in a payload portion of the message, which is compared with supplied registration information. In addition, according to the present invention, messaging and job components may be used by each of a plurality of execution threads to negotiate a manner of transferring data between two network computers, wherein the job component proposes a manner of transfer, which is communicated using the messaging component to a receiving a computer. The proposed manner of transfer may be accepted or rejected by the receiving computer. An alternative manner of transfer may be proposed, where another manner of transfer is found to be unacceptable.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2001
    Publication date: February 20, 2003
    Inventors: Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Martin Martinez, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Ajit Singh Sodhi
  • Publication number: 20030005100
    Abstract: Managing a plurality of network devices on a network, including detecting an address assignment message sent from an address server over the network to a network device, the address assignment message containing an assigned address corresponding to the network device, sending an information request message, in response to the detection of the address assignment message, over the network from the network management device to the network device, the information request message containing the assigned address corresponding to the network device, receiving information, in response to the information request message, from the network device, and creating an entry corresponding to the network device in a device management directory, the entry containing the assigned address corresponding to the network device and the information received from the network device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2001
    Publication date: January 2, 2003
    Inventors: John D. Barnard, Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Don Francis Purpura, Ravichandran Ragunathan, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Allison Bajo, Richard A. Wilson
  • Publication number: 20030005097
    Abstract: Managing a plurality of printing devices on a network, including detecting a printing device connected on the network, requesting information from the detected printing device, receiving the requested information from the printing device, and creating a print queue for the printing device based on the received information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2001
    Publication date: January 2, 2003
    Inventors: John D. Barnard, Don Hideyasu Matsubayashi, Don Francis Purpura, Steve Yasuhiro Muto, Allison Bajo, Ravichandran Ragunathan, Hye-Sook Kim Lee