Cooperative Patent Classification


CPC Definition - Subclass G06J

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HYBRID COMPUTING ARRANGEMENTS (optical hybrid computing devices G06E 3/00; {fuzzy computing G06N 7/02}; neural networks for image data processing G06T; analog/digital conversion, in general H03M 1/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

A "hybrid computing arrangement" is an arrangement in which part of the computation is digital and part is analogue.

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Combination of a digital computer and an analogue computer

Hybrid optical computing devices

Optical hybrid computing devices

Electronic digital computers

Analogue electronic computers

Digitally-programmed analogue computers

Computer systems based on specific computational models

Fuzzy computing

Quantum computers

Neural networks for image data processing

Analogue/digital conversion, in general

Hybrid computing arrangements (digitally-programmed analogue computers G06G 7/06)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Combination of digital and analogue computation technologies or methods in a single machine.

Special rules of classification

This is now considered obsolete technology and hardly receives new patent applications.

Systems for conjoint operation of complete digital and complete analogue computers
Definition statement

This place covers:

Combination of a separate digital computer and a separate analogue computer in order to perform a computation.

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Combination of a digital computer and an analogue computer

Hybrid optical computing devices

Electronic digital computers

Analogue electronic computers

Quantum computers

Special rules of classification

This is now considered obsolete technology and hardly receives new patent applications.