Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Searching: sun





Search by keyword, patent number, inventor, assignee, city or state:




Patent # Description
US-5,935,249 Mechanism for embedding network based control systems in a local network interface device
A secure, trusted network management function embedded within a network interface device is provided. The network interface device connects a host computer to a...
US-5,935,242 Method and apparatus for initializing a device
A system is provided for rebooting a computer having a volatile memory device capable of storing operating information. The system reboots the computer using the...
US-5,935,238 Selection from multiple fetch addresses generated concurrently including predicted and actual target by...
A microprocessor is provided with an instruction fetch mechanism that simultaneously predicts multiple control-flow instructions. The instruction fetch unit...
US-5,934,018 Molded plant tray
A molded plant tray is provided in the form of a unitary molded plastic member formed of relatively light foamed plastic and having downwardly extending tapered...
US-5,933,844 Write through virtual cache memory, alias addressing, and cache flushes
In a computer system comprising a CPU, a cache memory and a main memory wherein the cache memory is virtually addressed, and some of the virtual addresses are...
US-5,933,644 Method and apparatus for conflict-based block reordering
A method and apparatus for ordering blocks of code by a compiler. The compiler generates a conflict graph in accordance with the blocks of a computer program...
US-5,933,635 Method and apparatus for dynamically deoptimizing compiled activations
Methods and apparatus for dynamically deoptimizing a frame in a control stack during the execution of a computer program are disclosed. The described methods are...
US-5,933,627 Thread switch on blocked load or store using instruction thread field
A method and apparatus for switching between threads of a program in response to a long-latency event. In one embodiment, the long-latency events are load or...
US-5,933,160 High-performance band combine function
A high-performance band combine function to transform a source image of n bands to a destination image of m bands. A source image vector is multiplied with a...
US-5,933,157 Central processing unit with integrated graphics functions
The integer execution unit (IEU) of a central processing unit (CPU) is provided with a graphics status register (GSR) for storing a graphics data scaling factor...
US-5,933,153 Mesh buffer for decompression of compressed three-dimensional graphics data
Three-dimensional compressed geometry is decompressed with a unit having an input FIFO receiving compressed data bits and outputting to an input block state...
US-5,933,142 User-controllable persistent browser display pages
The present invention provides a user control mechanism for selectively retaining for display a document obtained from a network. The user control is located as...
US-5,933,140 Child window containing context-based help and a miniaturized web page
A non-interruptive, context-based help system and method for use in a WorldWideWeb based environment includes links to help software that, when activated, tracks...
US-5,933,038 Flip-flop with logic function incorporated therein with minimal time penalty
A flip-flop circuit for use with logic gates includes a dynamic input stage and a static output stage. The flip-flop receives a single phase which defines a...
US-5,933,021 Noise suppression method and circuits for sensitive circuits
Circuits and methods of suppressing noise on a signal line are disclosed. A noise suppression pull-down circuit is coupled to a signal line which couples the...
US-5,932,061 Board Level Decapsulator
A system that decapsulates an integrated circuit package while the package is mounted to a printed circuit board. The system includes a tray that supports a...
US-5,931,945 Graphic system for masking multiple non-contiguous bytes having decode logic to selectively activate each of...
A partial store instruction and associated logic for storing selected bytes of a group of bytes in a register to a designated memory location. A mask in a...
US-5,931,938 Multiprocessor computer having configurable hardware system domains
Global address and data routers interconnect individual system units each having its own processors, memory, and I/O. A domain filter coupled to the routers...
US-5,931,926 Method and apparatus for dynamically calculating degrees of fullness of a synchronous FIFO
An interface circuit, coupled between a first circuitry that is synchronous to a first clock (sclk) and a second circuitry that is synchronous to a second clock...
US-5,931,922 Media server system for preventing FIFO buffer underflow during multiple channel startup by waiting until...
A media server system and method for reducing the probability of data starvation or underflow in a media server system. The media server system preferably...
US-5,931,909 System for multiple-client software installation and upgrade
A software package is installed to multiple target systems in a client/server distributed processing system. The software package is installed on program files...
US-5,930,819 Method for performing in-line bank conflict detection and resolution in a multi-ported non-blocking cache
A data cache unit associated with a processor, the data cache unit including a multi-ported non-blocking cache receiving a data access request from a lower level...
US-5,930,807 Apparatus and method for fast filtering read and write barrier operations in garbage collection system
In a computer system that utilizes write or read barriers to perform a garbage collection function, instruction execution logic avoids unnecessary calls to the...
US-5,930,513 Reference based software installation
A file system for use in a network computer system has a server file system in the server, which contains at least some file elements to be selectively accessed...
US-5,930,510 Method and apparatus for an improved code optimizer for pipelined computers
Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed to provide improved optimizations of single-basic-block-loops. These optimizations...
US-5,930,476 Apparatus and method for generating automatic customized event requests
A network management system allows a user to generate a customized event request for network accessible devices. In response to a user request the system...
US-5,930,374 Phase coherent crossover
The present invention phase coherent crossover incorporates a method and apparatus for providing phase coherent crossover (PCC) signals. The PCC method and...
US-5,929,850 Interactive television system and method having on-demand web-like navigational capabilities for displaying...
A system and method for displaying still video images related to video content in an interactive broadcast television system. The system and method of the...
US-5,929,792 Method and apparatus for encoding multiple character sets
Each character in a message is segregated into a range depending on the value of the character and encoded based on the range of the character. The encoding...
US-5,928,476 Nonrecovery coke oven door
A coke oven door for closing the open end of an elongated coking chamber of a nonrecovery coke oven, including process air vents extending through the door at a...
US-5,928,355 Apparatus for reducing instruction issue stage stalls through use of a staging register
The present invention solves the problems associated with the prior art by decoupling the issuing of instructions from their dispatch into their respective...
US-5,928,323 Apparatus and method for dynamically generating information with server-side software objects
A method and apparatus for operating a local server computer of a client-server network includes a technique to receive a request from a client computer of the...
US-5,927,389 Fan tray guide and isolation mount and method
A computer housing or electronic apparatus frame (10) includes a compartment (12) that provides space for mounting a fan assembly (14) or similar component. The...
US-5,926,829 Hybrid NUMA COMA caching system and methods for selecting between the caching modes
The present invention provides a hybrid Non-Uniform Memory Architecture (NUMA) and Cache-Only Memory Architecture (COMA) caching architecture together with a...
US-5,926,639 Embedded flow information for binary manipulation
A method and apparatus for making flow information available for binary manipulation tasks are disclosed. Flow information is generated and saved either by a...
US-5,925,123 Processor for executing instruction sets received from a network or from a local memory
A dual instruction set processor decodes and executes code received from a network and code supplied from a local memory. Thus, the dual instruction set...
US-5,925,106 Method and apparatus for obtaining and displaying network server information
Apparatus, methods, and computer program products are disclosed to simplify a computer user's navigation through a distributed information space. The invention...
US-D412,069 Armless wicker chair
US-5,924,098 Method and apparatus for managing a linked-list data structure
A method of managing a linked-list data structure is disclosed. The linked-list data structure has a number of elements, each of which includes a data item and a...
US-5,923,987 Method for forming MOS devices with retrograde pocket regions and counter dopant regions at the substrate surface
Disclosed is a low threshold asymmetric MOS device having a pocket region with a graded concentration profile. The pocket region includes a relatively high...
US-5,923,885 Acquisition and operation of remotely loaded software using applet modification of browser software
Methods, systems, and software for installing and operating selected software applications on a client computer that is in communication with a server computer...
US-5,923,880 Method and apparatus for generating executable code from object-oriented source code
The present invention provides an improved method and apparatus for generating executable computer code for an application program written in C++ source code. In...
US-5,923,878 System, method and apparatus of directly executing an architecture-independent binary program
A system, method, and apparatus is disclosed for executing an architecture-independent binary program on a computer. An object file is read, and...
US-5,923,850 Historical asset information data storage schema
A system for managing asset information pertaining to a network. A network information database may both provide a snapshot of the current state of the network...
US-5,923,847 Split-SMP computer system configured to operate in a protected mode having repeater which inhibits transaction...
A computer system includes multiple local buses to which processors and other devices may be connected. A repeater is coupled to each of the local buses....
US-5,923,835 Method for scan test of SRAM for microprocessors having full scan capability
A method for allowing a RAM array within an SRAM to be tested via scan ATPG is disclosed. A first clocked flip-flop has a data input latched high, a scan-in...
US-5,922,050 Method and apparatus for controlling a device on a network
A system for controlling a device using a computer coupled to the device through a communication medium. The device contains an program code capable of...
US-5,922,049 Method for using DHCP and marking to override learned IP addesseses in a network
A preferred embodiment of the present invention includes a method and apparatus for routing an IP packets in a network of client systems. The router forwards IP...
US-5,920,889 Apparatus and method for write miss processing in a copy-back data cache with an allocating load buffer and a...
An apparatus for processing a write miss signal from a copy-back data cache includes a load-store unit with an allocating load buffer, a non-allocating store...
US-5,920,876 Performing exact garbage collection using bitmaps that identify pointer values within objects
One embodiment of the present invention presents a method and apparatus for efficiently performing garbage collection on objects defined within an ...
← Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 | Next →

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.