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Method of reducing interference among applications co-located in a process
when using dynamic libraries
A method of reducing interference among applications co-located in a process when using dynamic libraries is disclosed. For each dynamic library, multiple...
Fingerprint subtype checking
One or more fingerprints may be utilized in each class in order to allow for faster subtype checking. A subclass fingerprint may be utilized to track the...
Method for evaluating nets in crosstalk noise analysis
Broadly speaking, a method is provided for evaluating nets in a crosstalk noise analysis. More specifically, a method is provided for evaluating timing window...
On-chip clock generator allowing rapid changes of on-chip clock frequency
A method and apparatus are provided, the method and apparatus comprising sending an output of a free-running counter to a comparator for a clock shaper logic...
Apparatus, methods, and computer program products for filtering
A digital signature is embedded in the header of selected content to be transmitted. A recipient of the content identifies the priority of the content according...
Method and apparatus for avoiding write-after-read hazards in an
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that avoids write-after-read (WAR) hazards while speculatively executing instructions on a processor....
Register window management using first pipeline to change current window
and second pipeline to read operand...
In one embodiment, a processor is configured to execute a window swap instruction. The processor comprises a register file (that comprises a plurality of...
Read ahead technique for network based file systems
One embodiment of the present invention includes a method for enabling a client node to automatically read ahead data from a network based file system....
Method and apparatus for supporting one or more servers on a single
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates avoiding locks by speculatively executing critical sections of code. During operation,...
Server-based application monitoring through collection of application
component and environmental statistics
Methods for monitoring an application running on a server are described. Method steps include maintaining counters of statistics related to operation of the...
Apparatuses and methods of physically restricting access to a connecting
device for use with a data processing...
An interconnecting device for a data processing system. The interconnecting device comprises a first plurality of connection ports for connecting to first...
Characterizing degradation of components during reliability-evaluation
A system that characterizes degradation of a component in a system. During operation, the system monitors inferential variables associated with a specimen of the...
A rack-mounted assembly (10) comprises one or more racks, each capable of containing one or more printed circuit boards (PCB) (18), interconnected by a backplane...
Method and apparatus for clipping video information before scaling
A method and apparatus for clipping video information before scaling. In an embodiment of the invention, a transmitter obtains video information in the form of...
Fuse sensing scheme with auto current reduction
An improved circuit for sensing and programming fuses in integrated circuits. The circuit is broadly comprised of a fuse cell, a reference circuit, a sense...
Multi-stage inverse toggle
An inverse toggle circuit includes a pair of input connections for receiving each of four possible input signal combinations in a sequential rotational manner....
Method and system for proving membership in a nested group using chains of
In accordance with the invention, a presenter of credentials presents to a recipient of credentials one or more chains of group credentials to prove entity...
Platform-independent selective ahead-of-time compilation
Methods and systems for platform-independent selective ahead-of-time compilation are herein described. A method selector comprising a profiling tool and...
Method and apparatus for avoiding write-after-write hazards in an
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that avoids write-after-write (WAW) hazards while speculatively executing instructions. The system...
Conservative shadow cache support in a point-to-point connected
A point-to-point connected multiprocessing node uses a snooping-based cache-coherence filter to selectively direct relays of data request broadcasts. The filter...
Computer system and method providing a memory buffer for use with native
and platform-independent software code
The present invention relates to computer systems and methods for providing a memory buffer for use with native and platform-independent software code.In a...
Peer trust evaluation using mobile agents in peer-to-peer networks
Embodiments of a system and method for using mobile agents to gather trust information for evaluating trust in peer-to-peer networks. A peer node may launch a...
Apparatus and method for associating classes
A computer-implemented method and mechanism represents system management information for components of a system as instances of managed object classes. A...
Delay-based analog-to-digital converter
An analog-to-digital converter generates and adjusts a digital signal based on a delay caused by an analog signal. The analog signal controls a delay of a first...
Process for preparing nanoscale quinacridone
This invention relates to a method for production of nanoscale size quinacridones through a wet-salt attrition process by combining a crude quinacridone pigment...
Method and apparatus for dynamic distributed computing over a network
A homogeneous execution environment operates within a heterogeneous client-server network. A client selects a server and transmits a procedure call with...
Methods and apparatus for executing instructions in parallel
A system, method and apparatus for executing instructions in parallel identify a set of traces within a segment of code, such as Java bytecode. Each trace...
Method and system for generating first class citizen application
implementing native software application wrapper
A method for camouflaging a non-native application as a native application of a device is provided. The method includes generating a native code wrapper in a...
Method and system for determining computer software test coverage
A method for analyzing a test coverage of a software application specification by a test suite is provided. The method includes reading an assertion document for...
Low latency comma detection and clock alignment
An Infiniband device can be provided. The device can comprise an input port having a serialiser/deserialiser. The serialiser/deserialiser can comprise: a data...
Virtual register set expanding processor internal storage
A processor includes a set of registers, each individually addressable using a corresponding register identification, and plural virtual registers, each...
Computer system supporting read-to-write-back transactions for I/O devices
A read-to-write-back transaction may allow I/O subsystems (or other devices) to perform a write to a portion of a cache block without gaining ownership of the...
Multi-core multi-thread processor
In one embodiment, a processor is provided. The processor includes at least two cores, where each of the cores include a first level cache memory. Each of the...
Loading and saving data from security sensitive applets to a local file
A method and apparatus is provided for saving and loading Java applet data to and from, respectively, a local file system of a client computer system. It is not...
Precision improvement method for the Strassen/Winograd matrix
A computer system for multiplying a first matrix and a second matrix that reduces rounding error, including a processor, a memory, a storage device, and software...
Avoiding remembered-set maintenance overhead for memory segments known to
be in a collection set
A garbage collector that employs the train algorithm to manage a generation in a computer system's dynamically allocated heap maintains for each of the...
Method for collecting and reducing performance-related data in constrained
A method for testing performance of a constrained resources computing device (CRCD) is provided which includes determining that a data sample was generated and...
A computer system comprises a plurality of shelves. Each shelf has a carrier for removably receiving a plurality of information processing modules and a...
Mobile phone antenna
The present invention provides a mobile phone antenna, which comprises an antenna ground plane, a radiating conducting plate, a feeding conducting strip, a...
Synthesis of s-fluoromethyl
The present invention provides a convenient process for the preparation of S-fluoromethyl ...
A dispenser is adjustable to contain beverage container lids of various sizes. A housing has a front element with an opening. Pager assemblies are mounted in...
Methods and systems for integrating with load balancers in a client and
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture consistent with the present invention provide for exchanging messages directly between a client and a selected...
Multi-CPUs support with thread priority control
An invention is provided for affording thread priority control in a distributed computer system. At least one task is executed on a server, where each task...
Overflow sensitive arithmetic instruction optimization using chaining
A method for arithmetic expression optimization includes receiving an operator and at least one operand of a first instruction defined for a first processor...
Method and apparatus for at-speed diagnostics of embedded memories
A method of testing an embedded memory which includes providing a programmable memory built-in self-test module and using the programmable memory built-in...