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.
Mixed signal delay locked loop characterization engine
A mixed signal delay locked loop characterization technique for automatically characterizing a mixed signal delay locked loop is provided. The technique tests...
Sense amplifier thermal correction scheme
A system and method of adjusting a sense amplifier includes providing an amplification control parameter to the sense amplifier. A temperature of the sense...
Efficient method of data transfer between register files and memories
A memory system includes an active storage circuit and at least one base storage circuit. The at least one base storage circuit is coupled to the active storage...
Clock with pendulum
Methods and apparatus for improving critical path analysis using gate
Disclosed are novel methods and apparatus for efficiently providing critical path analysis of a design. In an embodiment, an apparatus disclosed can assist in...
Multiple level transistor abstraction for dynamic circuits
A method and apparatus for improved formal equivalence checking to verify the operation of components in a VLSI integrated circuit. The present invention...
Method and system for generating button and tab user interface control
components within the context of a...
A method and system for web based control components. Specifically, the present invention describes a method of rendering user interface button and tab control...
Off-pitch column redundancy using dynamic shifters
An apparatus and method for controlling and providing off-pitch shifting circuitry for implementing column redundancy in a multiple-array memory is described in...
Processor core clock generation circuits
An invention is provided for generating custom clock frequencies within a processor core. A CPU clock signal propagates through a DLL circuit. Further, a control...
Method for generating a synchronization signal based on the clock ratio
between two clock domains for data...
A method for communicating across first and second frequency domains of an integrated microchip is provided. The method initiates with determining a clock ratio...
Utility for configuring and verifying data sources
Various embodiments of a utility for configuring data sources in a networked computer system are disclosed. A networked computer system may include a number of...
Request arbitration in multi-core processor
A processor chip is provided. The processor chip includes a plurality of processing cores, where each of the processing cores are multi-threaded. The plurality...
Method, system, and program for configuring system resources
Provided is a method, system, and program for configuring multiple resources in a system. A plurality of elements are provided that are capable of configuring...
Total order comparator unit for comparing values of two floating point
A floating point total order comparator circuit for comparing a first floating point operand and a second floating point operand includes a first analysis...
General techniques for diagnosing data corruptions
Diagnosis of corruption in interrelated data entities uses a graph of nodes and edges. Datum nodes represent the data entities, relationship nodes represent the...
Catalog phone sales terminal
A telephone set is modified to permit it to automatically send repetitive data associated with telephone purchases. A retailer and a customer interact to ensure...
Method and apparatus for accelerated post-silicon testing and random
A method of providing accelerated post-silicon testing for a silicon hardware includes computing a simulation cumulative record of state using a plurality of...
A method and apparatus for decoding signals received from a network and distributing the decoded signals to multiple users. A bulk decoder coupled to a network...
Mono- and bis-hydrazone pigments
Mono- and Bis-Azo/Hydrazone Pyrrole Pigments and Methods for preparing same.
Process for the preparation of
The present invention provides a novel process for preparation of trans-3-ethyl 2,5-dihydro-4-methyl-N-[2-[4-[[[[(4-methyl ...
Golf bag and strap system
A golf bag and strap system for supporting a golf bag, having a central hub including a number of arms. Each arm has at least one attachment point to which...
Internal implement allotropy sexual aid utensil universal-DISK
The invention is made of a soft but firm FDA approved polymer/thermoplastic medical grade. Containing within its structure different wall thickness and shape of...
Clock with dual base
Inter Java virtual machine (JVM) resource locking mechanism
A system and method of sharing a resource includes receiving a request for a shared resource in a locking repository. The request is from a requestor and the...
Development of manifest for java embedded server bundle
An apparatus and method for facilitating development of Java Embedded Server bundles which includes a module containing a set of development tools used in the...
Method and apparatus for generating a code bridge
A method for generating a code bridge between a client application and a target application, including generating a metadata file defining exposed interfaces for...
Test system including a test circuit board including resistive devices
A test system includes a device under test and a test circuit board. The device under test includes a plurality of contacts configured to provide output signals....
On-chip measurement of signal state duration
A signal duration measurement system compares a known duration, T1, of a test data signal with the duration, T2, of a state of a signal under test. In one...
Method, system, and article of manufacture for fault determination
Provided are a method, system and article of manufacture for fault determination. A duration of time is determined for receiving an event. A plurality of events...
Method and system for storing field replaceable unit repair history
A method for tracking repair histories includes providing a field replaceable unit having a memory device, generating a repair history record associated with a...
System and method for interconnecting nodes of a redundant computer system
An interconnect system connects two drawers of a redundant computer system, wherein each drawer contains a redundant node of the computer system. A first signal...
Mechanism for dynamically constructing customized implementations to
A mechanism for dynamically constructing service implementations to enforce restrictions on services provided to an application is disclosed. When an application...
Method and apparatus to restore data redundancy and utilize spare storage
Methods and apparatuses to restore data redundancy in a storage system with a storage virtualization engine. In one aspect of the invention, a method to restore...
Storage system structure for storing relational cache metadata
A storage system includes a cache and a collection of metadata, organized by their associations with regard to the data they represent. In one embodiment, the...
Storage system including hierarchical cache metadata
A storage system including hierarchical cache metadata storages includes a cache, a first metadata storage, and a second metadata storage. In one embodiment, the...
System and method for coordinating access to data for a distributed
A system and method for controlling access to data in a distributed computer system. Distributed Token Manager (DTM) is a system-level service that coordinates...
Mechanism for facilitating invocation of a service
An application proxy is disclosed for shielding the complexities of invoking a service from a higher level mechanism, such as a process engine. The application...
Remote execution model for distributed application launch and control
An invention is provided for a remote execution system. The remote execution system includes a first application, such as a server application, having a first...
Method and system for grouping entries in a directory server by group
memberships defined by roles
Role is a comprehensive grouping mechanism. In a client-server directory system, roles transfer some of the complexity to the directory server. A role is defined...
Method and apparatus for processing data using objects
One embodiment of the invention provides a method for processing actuator, sensor or radio frequency identification (RFID) tag data. The method includes...
Noise margin self-diagnostic receiver logic
A noise margin self-diagnostic receiver circuit has been developed. The self-diagnostic circuit includes one comparator for comparing the signal voltage to a...
Sample replication mode with depth value calculation
A system and method are disclosed for rendering polygons. Parameter values may be rendered for only one sample position of a plurality of neighboring sample...
Indicator feedback mechanism
An indicator assembly for a computer system can comprise a light guide for directing light from an indicator light source to an exterior panel of the computer...
Method and system for determining whether a person is potentially
unavailable for communication
In a method for determining whether a person is potentially unavailable for communication, sensors are provided at a location to obtain information regarding a...
Compensation technique to mitigate aging effects in integrated circuit
A method and apparatus for compensating for age related degradation in the performance of integrated circuits. In one embodiment, the phase-locked loop (PLL)...
Method and apparatus for generating a reference signal
A method and apparatus for generating a reference signal involves (i) generating a CTAT voltage and a PTAT voltage, (ii) generating a first digital signal and a...
Attofarad capacitance measurement
An electrical circuit for determining a capacitance is described. The electrical circuit includes a first device, a rectifying circuit and a feedback circuit....
Collapsible golf cart
A golf bag cart (10) having a frame (14), a handle (22), first and second rear wheels (18, 20), and first and second wheel struts (52, 54), to which the first...
Clock with oversized dial