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Delay locked loop design with switch for loop filter capacitance leakage
A delay locked loop design that uses a switch operatively connected to a loop filter capacitor to control a leakage current of the loop filter capacitor is...
Programmable bias-generator for self-biasing a delay locked loop
A technique Readjusting a bias-generator in a delay locked loop after fabrication of the delay locked loop. The technique involves use of an adjustment circuit...
Method for double-layer implementation of metal options in an integrated
chip for efficient silicon debug
In one aspect of the present invention, a method provides a connecting path diversion through an upper layer of an integrated circuit by alteration of a...
Coke oven flue gas sharing
The invention provides a method and apparatus for decreasing gas flow rates in a sole flue gas system for a coke oven during at least an initial coking operation...
CPU board assembly panel
Method and apparatus for testing a process in a computer system
A method and apparatus for testing processes in a computer system are described. In a software process, there exist many test points in the execution of the...
APPARATUS, METHODS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR NETWORK MANAGEMENT
OPERATIONS RELATING TO NETWORK...
A computer implemented method and a computer program product includes a first computer readable code construct configured to handle request messages. This...
System and method for memory management using fixed-size blocks
A system and method for memory allocation from a heap comprising memory blocks of a uniform fixed size. Each memory block has a status bit. A binary status key...
Apparatus and method for object-oriented memory system
A method and apparatus for providing memory functionality to object-oriented client software components of a computer system having a CPU using a first set of...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for locking interrelated
data structures in a multi-threaded...
Apparatus, methods, and computer program products are disclosed that improve the performance of multi-threaded computer applications that use objects (within an...
Quotient digit selection logic for floating point division/square root
Quotient digit selection logic using a three-bit carry propagate adder is presented. An enhanced quotient digit selection function prevents the working partial...
Methods and apparatus for improving locality of reference through memory
Methods and apparatus for creating a mechanism for rearranging a plurality of objects in memory are disclosed. A frequency of accesses in memory of one or more...
Method and apparatus for generating query responses in a computer-based
document retrieval system
The present mechanism relates to a method and apparatus for generating responses to queries to a document retrieval system. The system responds to a specific...
Memory array with common word line
The present invention provides logic to write data to a multi-ported memory array. The memory array is comprised of a plurality of memory banks and a common...
System and method for accessing a memory array which tolerates
non-exclusive read select enables
A memory array includes a plurality of memory cells logically arranged in M rows and N columns, wherein N is the number of memory cells per word of digital...
Computer system having front and rear cable access
A computer system comprising a chassis and housing removable servers supported in subchassis, each chassis having optional front or read cable access. Power and...
Post-silicon bias-generator control for a differential phase locked loop
A technique for adjusting a bias-generator in a phase locked loop after fabrication of the phase locked loop is provided. The technique involves use of an...
Holder for a musical instrument reed
A holder for a single musical instrument reed provides the proper pressures upon a reed being held therein, to assure that a moist reed will dry properly without...
Modular storage method and apparatus for use with software applications
A method and system is provided that processes the content of a document separately from information used to describe the structure of the content in the...
Interpreting functions utilizing a hybrid of virtual and native machine
Systems and methods for increasing the execution speed of virtual machine instructions for a function are provided. A portion of the virtual machine instructions...
Mechanism for managing an object cache
An improved mechanism for managing an object cache is disclosed. An object cache manager receives a request for an object resident in an object cache. A...
Method and apparatus for connecting single master devices to a multimaster
wired-and bus environment
A "firewall" apparatus is placed between a single bus master device and a multimaster I.sup.2 C bus system. The firewall apparatus transforms all multimaster bus...
Method and system for delivering data from a server object to a client
object using a non-proprietary data...
The present invention is method and system capable of delivering video across the Internet using the hypertext transfer protocol. Client objects periodically...
Method and apparatus for parallel trunking of interfaces to increase
A method and apparatus for interconnecting a first device and a second device in a network. The first device and the second device are connected to a plurality...
Object-relational mapping for tables without primary keys
Methods and systems consistent with the present invention provide an improved object-relational mapping tool used to maintain information in relational database...
Adaptive retransmission for error control in computer networks
Protocols that provide more efficient operation in dynamic and heterogeneous networking environments are defined. The protocols present a range of levels of...
Mechanism for providing intuitive scrolling feedback
An intuitive scrolling feedback mechanism is provided to enable novice and infrequent computer users to understand and to utilize the scrolling functionality...
Synchronous serial display monitor control and communications bus interface
A monitor interface cable for transmitting display data and command data between a computer system and a display monitor preferably including a microcontroller....
Accessory for hair dryer
Universal shielded disk drive bracket
Multi-processor system bridge with controlled access
A bridge for a multi-processor system includes bus interfaces for connection to an I/O bus of a first processing set, an I/O bus of a second processing set and a...
Real time synchronization in multi-threaded computer systems
Methods and apparatus for implementing priority inversion avoidance protocols and deterministic locking where an API is used to select objects in a...
Method for distributing packets to server nodes using network client
affinity and packet distribution table
A scalable cluster system that provides scalable services for client applications is provided with client affinity. The scalable services are transparent to the...
Windowing scheme for analyzing noise from multiple sources
Method and apparatus for detecting and analyzing effects of noise in a digital circuit that arises from a coupling of signals produced by switching of a first...
System and method for location based traffic reporting
The illustrated embodiment of the present invention provides an efficient means of obtaining traffic information selectively tailored to a motor vehicle's...
Two-stage memory cell
A memory cell is provided to store a speculative data value until either a later speculative data value is generated or until the stored speculative data is...
Water-cooled system and method for cooling electronic components
A water-cooled system and method for cooling electronic components. The system includes a surface. At least one electronic component is coupled to the surface,...
Maintaining cooling efficiency during air mover failure
A method and apparatus may be employed for maintaining cooling efficiency during air mover failure. An electrical enclosure may include a heat-generating thermal...
Device including a resistive path to introduce an equivalent RC circuit
Structures for providing devices that include resistive paths specifically designed to provide a predetermined resistance between the bulk material of the device...
Method of integrating a heat spreader and a semiconductor, and package
A method of integrating a heat spreader into a semiconductor package includes depositing an adhesion metal layer on the back of a wafer at low temperature. A...
Fuel processor apparatus and control system
A fuel processor apparatus comprising a catalytic tubular reactor is heated using an infrared radiant burner to provide the endothermic heat of reaction needed...
Face panel for a CPCI board
Parallelism and crosstalk check on a printed circuit board (PCB)
A method is provided, the method comprising associating each net of traces in a list of nets of the traces on a routed PCB with a parallelism index value and...
Technique for correcting single-bit errors in caches with sub-block parity
A data block includes a plurality of sub-blocks. Each sub-block includes a sub-block check bit that may be used to detect the presence of a bit error within the...
Method of file system recovery logging
A recovery logging method wherein when a node in a computer network becomes unavailable, file systems which require verification and are locked are logged in a...
Efficient caching of routing information for unicast and multicast
A routing engine for a node controller of a switch or for a router provides enhanced routing for unicast and multicast connections by representing preferred...
In accordance with methods and systems consistent with the present invention, a number of improved network topologies are provided that have been selected to...
High air flow inlet bezel
The disclosed device is directed towards an air inlet bezel. The air inlet bezel comprises a body and a system air inlet grill contiguous with the body. A power...
Efficiently rendering line segments on a computer display
A method for rendering a line segment extending in the positive-x direction and positive-y direction on a computer display given a starting point and an ending...
Bitcode sequence coding of frequently occurring values
A method for significantly decreasing the number of times prior art coding schemes, such as variable length coding, are implemented in the course of ...