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Adaptive connection routing over multiple communication channels
A telematics system is provided. The system includes a telematics client framework having an interface to client applications and being integrated with a client...
Method for exit negotiation with aggregate application descendents
A method for handling events in aggregate descendants including creating a process contract by a first process, executing a first operation in the first process,...
Implementing optimistic concurrent data structures
A concurrent FIFO queue is implemented as an "optimistic" doubly-linked list. Nodes of the optimistic doubly-linked list are allocated dynamically and links...
Pulse-slimming for a tape servo system using non-linear gain
Pulses generated from servo stripes of a servo tape system are narrowed by using non-linear gain enabling precise position of the read head. Non-linear gain...
Specifying a repository for an authentication token in a distributed
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates specifying a repository containing authentication information to a plugin in a...
Undo/redo technique for token-oriented representation of program code
An editor or software engineering tool may be configured to represent program code as a doubly-linked list of lexical tokens and to maintain, coincident with an...
Method and apparatus for quantized deadline I/O scheduling
A method for storing data, including receiving a request to store data in a storage pool, determining a quantized deadline for the request, placing the request...
System and methods for aggregating data from multiple sources
Computer systems often strive to retrieve and process data from multiple sources. Integration and processing of data from multiple data sources tends to increase...
Dynamic criteria based line-grouping mechanism and method for purchase
A mechanism and method for dynamic criteria-based line grouping for generating purchase orders within a software procurement system. The software system includes...
Method and apparatus for clustering telemetry signals to facilitate
computer system monitoring
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates computer system monitoring. During operation, the system receives monitored signals...
Context based main screen for mobile device
An invention is provided for a context based mobile device display. The context based mobile device display includes a primary service icon representing a...
Power problem diagnosis
Apparatus for monitoring transient events in a power supply line the apparatus comprising a transient hold circuit having an input and an output wherein said...
Process for the preparation of phenylcarbamates
A process for the preparation of compound of formula (I); wherein R.sup.1 is hydrogen, linear, branched or cyclic lower alkyl, cyclohexyl, allyl, propargyl or...
Method and apparatus for electronically aligning capacitively coupled
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that electronically aligns mini-bars on different semiconductor chips which are situated face-to-face...
Ergonomic hand held implement with retractable tip
An improved hand-held implement is provided with a body having external surfaces that define contours which match and ergonomically engage the surfaces of a...
Automatic stirring travel beverage container
A hot or cold beverage container with an integral stirring device and two separated shells to form a hollow space between them for better insulation. The outer...
Rotation knob type light-regulating lamp socket
A lamp socket includes a first shell, a second shell combined with the first shell, a separation plate rested on a bottom of the first shell and the second...
Apparatus and method for phase-buffering on a bit-by-bit basis using
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates phase-buffering on a bit-by-bit basis using a control queue. The system includes a...
Method and system for implementing super-user-compatible privileges
A system for implementing a super-user-compatible privilege security policy on a computer operating system is disclosed. The system includes a kernel for...
Trust spectrum for certificate distribution in distributed peer-to-peer
Embodiments of a decentralized, distributed trust mechanism that may be used in peer-to-peer platforms, to implement trust relationships based on data relevance...
Hardware demapping of TLBs shared by multiple threads
In one embodiment, a processor comprising at least one translation lookaside buffer (TLB) and a control unit coupled to the TLB. The control unit is configured...
Concurrent bypass to instruction buffers in a fine grain multithreaded
In one embodiment, a processor comprises a plurality of instruction buffers, an instruction cache coupled to supply instructions to the plurality of instruction...
Method and system for generating prefetch information for multi-block
indirect memory access chains
Prefetch information is generated for multi-block indirect memory access chains. A method may include selecting a chain of indirect memory accesses of a...
Method and system for identifying multi-block indirect memory access
A method and system for identifying multi-block indirect memory access chains. A method may include identifying basic blocks between an entry point and an exit...
Resource-limited directories with fine-grained eviction
A system including a memory, a first processor operatively connected to a first cache, a second processor operatively connected to a second cache, a directory...
Systems and methods for configuring a storage virtualization environment
A storage virtualization environment is provided that includes a network switch system for initializing a virtual volume in a system including a host system, and...
Systems and methods for providing centralized management of heterogeneous
distributed enterprise application...
In the distributed enterprise application integration system, modularized components located on multiple hosts are centrally managed so as to facilitate...
Method and apparatus for scheduling packets in a multi-service integrated
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates scheduling packets in a multi-service integrated switch fabric wherein packet services...
Fixing structure for lenses and frame of eyeglasses
A fixing structure for lenses and a frame of eyeglasses is provided. A combining element integrally formed on a top of said styled lenses is concavely provided...
Digital audio player and pedometer
Calculator pencil box
Rights locker for digital content access control
Access to digital content may be controlled by receiving a rights locker enrollment request from a user device associated with a user, where the rights locker...
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, implementing and using techniques for alerting one or more computer software application threads...
Automated correction of asymmetric enclosure rule violations in a design
Automated techniques may correct certain rule violations, simplifying and automating the design layout of an electronic circuit, whether embodied as a design...
Branch prediction structure with branch direction entries that share
branch prediction qualifier entries
An efficient branch prediction structure is described that bifurcates a branch prediction structure into at least two portions where information stored in the...
System and method for automated problem diagnosis
A method and system are provided for automated diagnosis for a system. In one embodiment, the method includes providing a fault tree representation of the...
Method and apparatus for transferring multiple packets from hardware
A method and apparatus for facilitating transfer of packets from communication hardware to a host computing device or software. After receiving s set of packets...
Thread suspension and method in a multi-threaded environment
Mechanisms can be used to facilitate suspension of a mutator thread (or mutator threads) while imposing negligible overhead on the mutator computation during...
Performing a constrained optimization to determine circuit parameters
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system which performs a constrained optimization of circuit parameters. During operation, the system selects...
Fully stable clock domain synchronization technique for input/output data
Input/output data transmission between a transmitting integrated circuit and a receiving integrated circuit requires a clock domain synchronizer to synchronize...
Cache coherence protocol with speculative writestream
A system and method for performing speculative writestream transactions in a computing system. A computing system including a plurality of subsystems has a...
I/O dependency graphs
A method for executing a selected input/output (I/O) command from a plurality of I/O commands based on a dependency graph of I/O commands includes building the...
Fast lifetime analysis of objects in a garbage collected system
The analysis of the lifetime of objects in a garbage-collected system may be accomplished quickly and effectively using reference counts and cyclic garbage...
Facilitating delayed block allocation in a distributed file system
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates delayed block allocation in a distributed file system. During operation, the system...
Fast IPv6 address lookup using skip level processing on multi-bit tries
A method for inserting a first prefix, including segmenting the first prefix into a first plurality of segments, indexing into a first trie node block using a...
Method and apparatus for processing an application identifier from a smart
An application identifier (AID) for an application installed on a smart card comprises a registered application provider identifier (RID). The AID may be...
Pen cap and clip