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Approach for provisioning network devices
An approach for provisioning network devices generally involves supplying boot data to network devices over a network so that the network devices can be booted...
Host-centric storage provisioner in a managed SAN
Various embodiments of a system and method for provisioning a storage consumer with storage in a SAN networked computer system are disclosed. A SAN networked...
Instant messaging using distributed indexes
Embodiments of a distributed instant messaging system that uses a distributed index in peer-to-peer networks. A distributed index may be used to implement an...
Distributed data sharing methods and systems
A system, method, and computer implemented method for sharing data between networked applications is provided. The system includes at least a whiteboard space, a...
Method and system for creating and using shadow roots
A method for storing a first copy of an object, including obtaining the object including a globally unique identifier (GUID), generating a first derived GUID...
Concurrent extensible cuckoo hashing
Concurrent cuckoo hashing is performed on a hash table that includes a number of locations; each may hold a value. A plurality of processes may concurrently...
Method and apparatus for decentralized device and service description and
A resource discovery and description mechanism for decentralized device and service description and discovery in networking environments is described that...
Optimal communication path routing in a system employing interconnected
integrated circuit technology
An electronic system in which integrated circuits employing cornered I/O are arranged in a framework including an optional path manager and at least one...
Integrated heat-dissipating device for portable electronic product
An integrated heat-dissipating device for a portable electronic product includes a heat-conducting base, a heat-dissipating plate, a first heat-dissipating...
Push-cord energy saving lampholder easy for the stripping of cord
The present invention is to provide a push-cord energy saving lamp holder that is easy for the stripping of power cord, which comprises: a lamp holder body,...
Back plate for a heat sink
Method and apparatus for generating a characteristics model for a
pattern-based system design analysis using a...
A method for analyzing a target system that includes generating a characteristics model using a schema defining a domain, obtaining a plurality of...
Use of memory protection to implement replicating collection in an
incremental, copying garbage collector
An incremental collector can include memory pages, preferably virtual memory (VM) pages containing objects. A bit or byte map is created with one entry...
Multiprocessor system that supports both coherent and non-coherent memory
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that reduces coherence traffic in a multiprocessor system by supporting both coherent memory accesses...
Mechanism for capturing high level events on user interface components
A recording mechanism is disclosed for automatically capturing high level events on user interface (UI) components of a set of software. In one implementation,...
Systems and methods for multi-stage message brokering
A message brokering mechanism for performing a recovery operation in a transaction processing system including first and second stages operable to exchange...
Texture mapping method and apparatus for computer implemented graphical
Texture mapping includes (i) calculating the weighted average of the colors of two texels near a particular pixel, (ii) determining a fractional portion of a...
Plesiochronous receiver pin with synchronous mode for testing on ATE
A method and apparatus for conveying test stimulus data from an ATE system to an integrated circuit (IC) via a plesiochronous interconnect. The IC includes a...
Methods and apparatus for persistence of authentication and authorization
for a multi-tenant internet hosted...
A method for remote services authentication in an internet hosted environment includes a high level process and functionality for a secure, practical and...
System and methods for construction, fusion, prosecution, and maintenance
of minimized operating environments
Several methods are provided for applying minimization to computer systems. A unified security profile is created and applied to a computer system. This provides...
Method and structure for coordinating instruction execution in
out-of-order processor execution using an...
A technique for coordinating execution of instructions in a processor that allows instructions to execute out-of-order includes decoding a particular instruction...
Structure and method for achieving very large lookahead instruction window
via non-sequential instruction fetch...
A multithreading processor achieves a very large lookahead instruction window by allowing non-sequential fetch and processing of the dynamic instruction stream....
Hybrid multi-precision multiplication
Multiple-precision hybrid multiplication is a technique that takes advantage of row-wise multiplication and column-wise multiplication. To generate a product for...
Method and apparatus for concurrently processing remembered sets in a
space-incremental garbage collector
In a space incremental garbage collector, delays caused by scanning remembered sets are reduced by scanning the remembered sets mostly concurrently with the...
Method and apparatus for coupling optical signals onto a semiconductor
A first optical coupler is configured to direct optical signals from an optical fiber onto one or more first optical channels located on a semiconductor chip,...
Method and apparatus for performing syntax-directed application layer data
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates buffering data at a kernel in a computer system, wherein the data is buffered based on...
Ultra-wideband antenna structure
An ultra-wideband antenna structure is provided. The ultra-wideband antenna structure includes a substrate with an edge, a first surface and a second surface...
Determining chip separation by comparing coupling capacitances
A semiconductor die includes proximity connectors proximate to a surface of the semiconductor die. This semiconductor die is configured to communicate signals...
Structures and methods for a flexible bridge that enables high-bandwidth
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates high-bandwidth communication using a flexible bridge. This system includes a chip with...
Computer security technique employing patch with detection and/or
characterization mechanism for exploit of...
A patch or set of patches may be deployed, often to a subset of potentially vulnerable systems, to address a particular vulnerability while providing a facility...
System and method for providing exceptional flow control in protected code
A system and method for providing exceptional flow control in protected code through watchpoints is described. Code is generated. The generated code includes a...
Branch target aware instruction prefetching technique
Inspecting a currently fetched instruction group and determining branching behavior of the currently fetched instruction group, allows for intelligent...
Method and system for collective file access using an mmap (memory-mapped
A method for processing using a shared file that includes creating a plurality of mmaps between a shared file and a plurality of address spaces, wherein each of...
Re-fetching cache memory enabling low-power modes
A re-fetching cache memory improves efficiency of a processor, for example by reducing power consumption and/or increasing performance. When the cache memory is...
Method and apparatus for dynamic hardware arbitration
A method and apparatus for dynamically arbitrating, in hardware, requests for a resource shared among multiple clients. Multiple data streams or service requests...
Method and apparatus to interface an offload engine network interface with
a host machine
A system that includes a host including at least one per-connection data structure and at least one per-processor data structure, wherein the at least one...
Dynamic web services stack
System and method for providing a binary encoding protocol as an alternative to markup language protocols for Web services. Embodiments may provide a Web...
Clocking of integrated circuits using photonics
Embodiments of an integrated circuit are described. This integrated circuit includes: a clock-generator circuit configured to provide a clock signal; an optical...
Data storage tape cartridge and system including an intermediate portion
having a servo pattern
A data storage tape cartridge is provided with a combination tape including a data storage tape, an intermediate portion and a leader. A servo track and media...
Positioning system and method for a transducer head
In one embodiment of a system and method for positioning a transducer head, the transducer head includes a first group of elements for reading data from or...
The present invention provides a laundry treatment composition comprising a transition metal compound.
Techniques for accessing a shared resource using an improved
A technique for accessing a shared resource of a computerized system involves running a first portion of a first thread within the computerized system, the first...
Method for sharing runtime representation of software components across
A method for reducing a usage of main memory by a first class loader and a second class loader is provided. The first class loader and the second class loader...
System interface unit
A processor including an integrated system interface unit configured to manage multiple I/O interfaces and multiple protocols. A processor includes a plurality...
Queue management by multiple processors
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for processing an ordered sequence of elements in one or more...
Document exchange framework for automated extensible markup language data
in an e-procurement system and method
In an electronic procurement system having a portal server, an Extensible Markup Language (XML) content integration and transformation method and system. The XML...
System and method for virtual switching in a host
A system including a plurality of virtual network interface cards (VNICs); and a Vswitch table associated with a virtual switch, wherein each entry in the...
Apparatus and method for combining network conferences that are not
An audio management apparatus manages simultaneous streams of packet-switched audio data for a network conference tool, and allows the combining of conferences...
Method and apparatus for limiting denial of service attack by limiting
traffic for hosts
A method for controlling a denial of service attack involves receiving a plurality of packets from a network, identifying an attacking host based on a severity...
Method and system for resource based authentication
A method and system for resource based authentication may include, in response to a client attempting to access a protected resource of a system, implementing...