US Patent No. 10,462,927

COMPUTER NETWORKING INTERCONNECTORS


Patent No. 10,462,927
Issue Date October 29, 2019
Title Computer Networking Interconnectors
Inventorship Kevin Leigh, Houston, TX (US)
John Robert Grady, Houston, TX (US)
George David Megason, Fort Collins, CO (US)
Assignee Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP, Houston, TX (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,462,927

1. An apparatus, comprising:a first connector bracket including a first connector housing and a first connector conduit;
a second connector bracket including a second connector housing and a second connector conduit located within the first connector conduit, wherein the second connector bracket is slidably connected to the first connector bracket such that sliding the second connector bracket changes a distance in a first direction between the first connector housing and the second connector housing; and
a data connector including a first terminal and a second terminal, wherein the first terminal is seated within the first connector housing such that the first terminal is connectable to a first complementary terminal, and the second terminal seated within the second connector housing such that the second terminal is connectable to a second complementary terminal.