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Packaging for proximity communication positioned integrated circuits
A plurality of integrated circuit packages are disposed on a substrate. The plurality of integrated circuit packages includes a first type of integrated circuit...
Edible fruit product in the shape of a planet
Edible fruit product in the shape of a rocketship
Approach for managing functionalities within a system
An approach for managing functionalities within a system generally involves the use of indicators, such as privileges, that are associated with the...
Method and apparatus for facilitating process migration
A system that migrates a process from a source computer system to a target computer system. During operation, the system generates a checkpoint for the process...
Data and control integrity for transactions in a computer system
A computer system configured to enhance data protection. A computer system includes one or more clients, such as processing subsystems and a memory subsystem...
Thread-based clock enabling in a multi-threaded processor
A method and apparatus for controlling power consumption in a multi-threaded processor. In one embodiment, the processor includes at least one logic unit for...
Shadow scan decoder
Methods and circuitry for processing a shadow scan instruction in a multi-threaded microprocessing environment include a bit sequence having a thread identifier,...
Clock enable throttling for power savings in a memory subsystem
A memory subsystem is disclosed. The memory subsystem includes a memory controller coupled to one or more memory modules. Each memory module comprises a buffer...
Method and apparatus for enforcing memory reference ordering requirements
at the L1 cache level
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that enforces memory reference ordering requirements, such as Total Store Ordering (TSO), at a Level 1...
System and method for conducting direct data placement (DDP) using a TOE
(TCP offload engine) capable network...
Techniques, systems, and apparatus for conducting direct data placement of network message data to a final destination in a user buffer are disclosed. Generally,...
Systems and methods for transaction messaging brokering
A message brokering mechanism for a transaction processing system may include first and second stages operable to exchange message requests and responses. The...
High-sensitivity detection of an anomaly in a quantized signal
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates detecting an anomaly in a signal, wherein the signal is sampled to produce a set of...
Substrate stress signal amplifier
A computer system includes a substrate on which a first current mirror and a second current mirror are disposed. When a stress is present, a behavior, e.g.,...
Facilitating biased synchronization in an object-based system
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates biased locking of objects within an object-based computing system. The system...
System and method for application deployment in a domain for a cluster
A system and method for application deployment in a server cluster from a central domain. The method may include assembling a set of source code and related...
Hybrid profiling technique
A scheme for profiling function calls for an application is provided. The scheme includes tracking invocations of the application methods and executing a...
Converging repeater methodology for channel-limited SOC microprocessors
A method for inserting repeaters in an integrated circuit includes establishing a set of initial constraints for a given set of buses; assigning at least one...
Method and computer program product for interlayer connection of
arbitrarily complex shapes under asymmetric...
In some embodiments, a method is provided for determining a localized region of overlap of first and second features from respective first and second conductive...
Technique for providing service processor access to control and status
registers of a module
A technique for providing service processor (SP) access to registers, e.g., control and status registers (CSRs), located within hardware modules of a computer...
Efficient utilization of a store buffer using counters
An apparatus and method for efficiently managing store buffer operations is described in connection with a multithreaded multiprocessor chip. A CMT processor...
Ring optimization for data sieving writes
In one embodiment, a method and apparatus for ring optimization for data sieving writes is disclosed. The method includes dividing a file range to be written to...
Enforcing memory-reference ordering requirements at the L2 cache level
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that enforces memory-reference ordering requirements at an L2 cache. During operation, the system...
Method and a system to dynamically update/reload agent configuration data
A method for updating agent configuration data that includes specifying an arbitrary configuration Uniform Resource Locator (URL) for an agent, wherein the...
Better placement of dying objects in a generation managed by the train
In a garbage collector that employs the train algorithm, some objects in the collection set are evacuated from the collection set, even though they are referred...
Optimizing subset selection to facilitate parallel training of support
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that optimizes subset selection to facilitate parallel training of a support vector machine (SVM)....
Fiber used in wideband amplified spontaneous emission light source and the
method of making the same
The present invention relates to a fiber having a core of crystal fiber doped with chromium and a glass cladding. The fiber has a gain bandwidth of more than 300...
Magneto-hydrodynamic heat sink
A heat sink uses a pump assembly to generate a radial magnetic field. Pipes arranged to house a portion of a first channel and a portion of a second channel are...
Methods and apparatus for tracking problems using a problem tracking
Mechanisms and techniques provide a system for tracking and reporting on the resolution of problems across multiple product areas. The system can receive a first...
System and method for executing nested atomic blocks using split hardware
Split hardware transaction techniques may support execution of serial and parallel nesting of code within an atomic block to an arbitrary nesting depth. An...
System and method for split hardware transactions
A split hardware transaction may split an atomic block of code to be executed using multiple hardware transactions, while logically taking effect as a single...
Method for automatic checkpoint of system and application software
A method for checkpointing a system that includes receiving a stop command by an executing thread from a master, wherein the executing thread executes an...
Power conservation via DRAM access reduction
Power conservation via DRAM access reduction is provided by a buffer/mini-cache selectively operable in a normal mode and a buffer mode. In the buffer mode,...
Mechanism for enabling distributed file sharing among a plurality of nodes
in a network
A mechanism is disclosed for enabling a plurality of nodes on a network to collaboratively share a file. In one implementation, each node maintains its own copy...
System and method for providing a data structure representative of a fault
One embodiment of the invention provides apparatus including a data structure representing a fault tree for a system. The data structure comprises a plurality of...
Methods and apparatus for authenticating devices in a network environment
Mechanisms and techniques provide for authenticating devices in a network such as a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Network between control stations and...
Conical-wedge-shaped lensed fiber and the method of making the same
The present invention relates to a conical wedge-shaped lensed fiber and the method of making the same. The method comprises: (a) providing an optical fiber...
Full data link bypass
A system for processing a packet, including a network interface card (NIC), including a plurality of hardware receive rings, a classifier configured to classify...
Mechanism for compensating for gate leakage in a memory
A memory is disclosed having one or more logic level reinforcement circuits (LLRC's) coupled to each wordline. Each LLRC has an input and an output, both of...
Embedded microchannel cooling package for a central processor unit
An indirect cooling liquid embedded package design for use with a computer central processor unit is suitable for thermal management of high heat dissipation...
Method and apparatus for interconnect diagnosis
A system configured to detect faults in signal lines. A system includes a first component configured to communicate with a second component via a signal path...
Methods and structures for facilitating proximity communication
One embodiment of the present invention provides an integrated chip module and a corresponding method of manufacture that facilitates proximity communication....
Fast plugging power line connector
A fast plugging power line connector includes a female body, a male body, two plugging plates, two line connecting bases and two terminal clips. The female body...
Teardrop-shaped plant hanger
Heart-shaped plant hanger
Synchronizing for digital content access control
A method and apparatus for digital content access control comprises determining the occurrence of a synchronization event that triggers synchronization of...
Barrier synchronization object for multi-threaded applications
Mechanisms and processes for synchronizing a group of threads that use a semaphore for each waiting thread to implement a barrier. A barrier is created...
Language and object model for describing MIDlets
An infrastructure is provided for creating applications for mobile information devices, using a tag-based markup language, MIDML. Applications are defined based...
In a system and method for the distribution of identities and reputation on a network, identity and reputation information may be distributed among nodes on a...
System and method for a multi-packet data link layer data transmission
A kernel data transfer method and system for transmitting multiple packets of data in a single block of data presented by application programs to the kernel's...