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Device management apparatus, method for device management, and computer
According to an embodiment, provided is a device management apparatus that issues a digital certificate to a device. The device management apparatus includes: a...
Authentication system for terminal identification information
An authentication system receives encrypted terminal identification information and terminal identification information, from a transmission terminal, and...
Device management apparatus, device management system, information
management method, information management...
A device management apparatus connected to one or more devices via a data transmission channel includes an input information holding unit for holding an input...
Method and system for remote diagnostic, control, and information
collection based upon a connection or...
A method, system, and program product for communicating with machines connected to a network. Information sent to or from the machines is transmitted using...
Embedding hot spots in imaged documents
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system and associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes...
Method and apparatus for secure and oblivious document matching
A method and apparatus for secure and oblivious document matching are described. In one embodiment, the method comprises transmitting initial secure dot product...
Filter modules for aperture-coded, multiplexed imaging systems
A method for designing the spatial partition of a filter module used in an aperture-multiplexed imaging system. The filter module is spatially partitioned into...
Sheet conveyance device and image forming apparatus including same
A sheet conveyance device for conveying a recording medium includes a fixed roller, a movable roller, an urging member, and a shock absorber, and an image...
Protective agent block, method of manufacturing the same, process
cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A protective agent block including metal soap; and boron nitride, wherein the weight ratio Mr of boron nitride to the metal soap is calculated from the...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member to bear a toner image, a waste toner storage mechanism to store residual toner, and an intermediate...
Fixing-unit roller, fixing unit, and image forming apparatus including an
A fixing-unit roller includes: a core bar; and an elastic layer formed on an outer peripheral surface of the core bar. The elastic layer is formed from a porous...
Image forming apparatus and developer container
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body, a developer container, an outlet, a first shutter, a cover member, a movable member, and a transmission...
Belt device and image forming apparatus incorporating same having a
cleaning device which cleans utilizing...
A belt device incorporatable in an image forming apparatus includes an endless belt, multiple belt tension rollers disposed in contact with an inner surface of...
Power supply module and image forming apparatus including same
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member to bear a toner image on a surface thereof, a transfer unit including a transfer device to transfer...
Fixing device and control method used therein
A fixing device includes a rotatable fuser member, a rotatable pressure member, a heater, a temperature detector, and a controller. The rotatable fuser member...
Fixing device with mechanism capable of detecting pressure exerted between
opposed components and image forming...
A fixing device includes a pressurization member connected to a pressing rotary body to press the pressing rotary body against a fixing rotary body; a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a latent image carrier; a latent image writer to write a latent image on the latent image carrier; a developing unit...
Load abnormality detection apparatus performing accurate judgment of cause
A load abnormality detection apparatus detects a load abnormality in first and second rotational members acting on each other. An inclination calculation part...
Management apparatus, image forming apparatus maintenance system including
the same, and management method
A management apparatus communicates, via a communication network, with image forming apparatuses, and includes an information reception device that receives,...
Image forming system and latent image carrier replacement time detection
An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus, a physical property detector, a data storage device, and a latent image carrier replacement time...
Lens cap unit
A lens cap unit includes a mounting part mounted on a fixed cylinder in which a movable lens cylinder is movably contained, at least one barrier provided on the...
Imaging device for an image reading apparatus, and image reading method
An imaging device includes a plurality of light-receiving units configured to perform photoelectric conversion for different colors, respectively, each light...
Image reading device and image forming apparatus
An image reading device, which can be included in an image forming apparatus, includes an image pickup device, a transparent member, a traveling body, and a...
Parallel rip processing for sheet images that include graphics defined by
a job ticket
Systems and methods are provided for processing a logical page in parallel with graphics for the sheet that are defined in a job ticket. The system includes...
Image forming apparatus for increasing combined-color reproduction
accuracy for superimposed colors
A control device mounted in an image forming apparatus includes a region searching for unit searching for a region adapted to measure colors in an image; a...
Print control device and print control method
An inverse image data generating unit that generates inverse image data that indicates a transparent developer amount that indicates an amount of a transparent...
Imaging unit, color measuring device, image forming apparatus, color
measuring system, and color measuring method
An imaging unit includes a frame having an opening; a sensor unit that captures, via the opening, a subject located outside the frame; a reference chart unit...
Image capturing unit, color measuring device, image forming device, color
measuring system, and color measuring...
An image capturing unit includes a sensor section that images a predetermined range including a subject; a reference chart section that is imaged by the sensor...
Image forming apparatus, backup and restore processing method
An image forming apparatus operates according to setting information, and includes a storage unit for storing the setting information; an interface for...
System, method and server
A system has information processing devices and a server which controls information processing executed by the devices. One of the devices includes a querying...
Information providing device, image forming device, and transmission
system for providing image data to a...
An information providing device is capable of communicating with an image forming device, a data managing device, and a transmission terminal. The information...
Information processing apparatus, method for controlling an information
processing apparatus, and image forming...
An information processing apparatus is connected to a first image forming apparatus and another information processing apparatus over a network. The information...
Printing apparatus and printing method
A printing apparatus includes a controller; and an engine including a first printing unit and a second printing unit. Each of the first and second printing...
Insertion system and insertion method
An insertion system includes an enclosure supply device, an envelope supply device, an insertion device to insert an enclosure supplied from the enclosure...
Diaphragm control apparatus of interchangeable lens camera
A diaphragm control apparatus of an interchangeable lens camera includes a photographing lens, a diaphragm control slider which is driven between first and...
Imaging device and imaging method and program
An imaging device includes a display on which a captured image of a subject is displayed, a first corrector to correct a first parameter related to shooting of...
Drawing control device, laser-light emitting system, drawing method, and
computer program product
A drawing control device includes: a fill-stroke generating unit that generates a fill stroke that includes a plurality of strokes that fill a drawing area; a...
Switching power supply device, AC power supply device, and image forming
A switching power supply device includes a switching power supply integrated circuit that includes a dead time generating unit that generates high-side and...
Ink composition for inkjet recording, inkjet recording method, and inkjet
An ink composition having organic pigment particles, a hydrosoluble solvent; a dispersing agent, and water, wherein each of the organic pigment particles has a...
Sheet conveying device, and image forming apparatus including same
A sheet conveying device, that can be included in an image forming apparatus, includes a first conveying unit to convey a sheet in a first direction, a second...
Image projection apparatus, control method, control program, and storage
An image projection apparatus includes a light source; a projected image outputting unit having multiple mirrors arranged in a matrix, to which radiating light...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a recording head including multiple nozzles and multiple piezoelectric elements that generate pressure for causing droplets...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
Disclosed is an image forming apparatus including a head configured to discharge an aqueous recording liquid onto a recording medium; and a coating unit...
Flush line generation in printing systems that utilize control marks
Systems and methods are provided for generating flush lines that do not interfere with control marks for post-processing equipment. The system includes a print...
Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus
A sheet conveying device includes a shift unit. The shift unit includes a gate member configured to align a recording medium being conveyed thereto by causing a...
Belt tracking system, multi-roller assembly and image forming apparatus
A belt tracking system for controlling the lateral position of a movable belt entrained about a plurality of generally parallel rollers for moving in a...
Device managing apparatus, device managing method, and computer-readable
recording medium for the device...
A device managing apparatus for monitoring and managing a device connected to a data transmission path includes an obtaining part configured to obtain power...
Power consumption calculation apparatus, power consumption calculation
method, and state transition data...
A power consumption calculation apparatus is disclosed, including: a work load measurement part, a management part, and a power consumption calculation part....
Drive transmission unit and image forming apparatus including same
A drive transmission unit includes a rotation input shaft to bear rotatably and coaxially a first input rotary body that rotates in a first direction and a...