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Method and apparatus for performing on-chip sampling over an extended
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that performs voltage sampling over an extended voltage range on a semiconductor chip. During...
System for signatureless transmission and reception of data packets
between computer networks
A system for automatically encrypting and decrypting data packet sent from a source host to a destination host across a public internetwork. A tunnelling bridge...
Thread switch circuit design and signal encoding for vertical threading
A method and apparatus for implementing vertical multi-threading in a microprocessor without implementing additional signal wires in the processor has been...
Enhanced mechanism for automatically generating a transformation document
A transformation document generation mechanism (TDGM) for automatically generating a transformation document given a source document and a target document is...
System and method for conversion of directly-assigned format attributes to
styles in a document
A method of formatting a computer-readable document including a plurality of objects having directly-assigned attributes includes detecting the objects having...
Method and device for off-loading message digest calculations
A method and device for off-loading from an application program the calculation of a data-integrity-checking value for specified data in a computer system. The...
Computer system including a promise array
A computer system includes a system memory and a plurality of active devices configured to access data associated with the system memory through an address...
Method and system for handling queue overflow during in-cache garbage
In a method for handling queue overflow in an in-cache garbage collection process, a first object cache is scanned to identify live objects. If the identified...
Access control for an e-commerce application
A system and method for selectively granting access to a target object. In one embodiment, the system includes an object data store, an access control...
Methods and apparatus for identifying network configurations in an
Mechanisms and techniques operate in a computerized device to provide a network analyzer that identifies a useable network configuration in an existing network...
Method, system and program for determining version of storage devices and
programs indicated in the resource...
Provided are a method, system, and program for managing a configuration file including device parameters that define attributes of the device accessed by a...
Memory efficient program pre-execution verifier and method
A program authoring system, prior to distributing a program, preprocesses the program to verify the integrity of the program. The program is written in a...
Method and apparatus for determining output uncertainty of computer system
A method for generating an uncertainty characterization for a system simulation model, including obtaining system simulation input, wherein the system simulation...
System and method for performing automated system management
A method and system are provided for performing automated management on a system. The method includes providing a fault tree representation of the system. The...
High security padlock construction
By providing a unique cam member which cooperatingly controls shackle locking elements to move between a first locked position and a second unlocked position, an...
Linked-list implementation of a data structure with concurrent
non-blocking insert and remove operations
A simple and therefore highly usable non-blocking implementations of linked-lists can be provided using read, write, and CAS operations. Several realizations of...
Optional attribute generator for customized Java programming environments
Techniques for customization of JAVA runtime environments are disclosed. The techniques can be used to provide JAVA runtime environments that are specifically...
System and method for migration of software
The present invention provides an integrated migration environment which assists in migration of software systems. The invention further provides an object...
Language-sensitive whitespace adjustment in a software engineering tool
An editor or software engineering tool may be configured to render whitespace between adjacent tokens, wherein the amount of whitespace between any two adjacent...
Error detection in storage data
Provided are a method, system, and an article of manufacture for detecting errors while accessing a storage device. A host system writes an identical...
Variably controlled delay line for read data capture timing window
Disclosed is a method and circuit for variably controlling a delay line for a read data capture timing window. In one embodiment, the circuit includes a variably...
CRL last changed extension or attribute
A method and apparatus for generating a CRL with a last_changed extension. When sequential CRLs are generated there is the potential that there will be no...
Default credential provisioning
A security architecture has been developed in which a single sign-on is provided for multiple information resources. Rather than specifying a single...
Implicitly derived register specifiers in a processor
A processor executes an instruction set including instructions in which a register specifier is implicitly derived, based on another register specifier. One...
Mechanism and method employing a plurality of hash functions for cache
A mechanism for filtering snoop requests to a cache memory includes, in one embodiment, a first storage that may store a first set of corresponding snoop filter...
System and method for determining a file system layout
Embodiments of the present invention include a method for determining a file system layout on a disk. The method includes providing a default file system layout...
History FIFO with bypass wherein an order through queue is maintained
irrespective of retrieval of data
An apparatus and method for maintaining a circular FIFO (first-in, first-out) queue in an I/O (input-output) subsystem of a computer system such as a server,...
Method and system for efficiently directing interrupts
A method and system for efficiently directing interrupts is disclosed. In a computer system having multiple processors, a computer implemented method, upon...
Method for merging a plurality of data streams into a single data stream
A method of merging a first data stream with a second data stream to generate a third data stream. The method comprises receiving a first packet from the first...
System and method for providing tunnel connections between entities in a
A system and method for providing HTTP tunnel connections between entities such as clients and servers in a messaging system is described. An HTTP tunnel...
Method and apparatus for runtime merging of hierarchical trees
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method and apparatus for a runtime merging system of hierarchical trees with a reference node implementation....
System and method for computer based searches using genetic algorithms
A system for conducting a computer based search that includes a bidding bulletin board to post a user search query from a user, an agent that submits a bid to...
Intelligent delay insertion based on transition
A method of transmitting adjacent signals is disclosed. Sensing is performed on signals in the group and adjacent signals are either switched or delayed if the...
Heat sink and electromagnetic interference reduction device
An electrical assembly comprising a circuit board an electrical device, and a heat dissipation device. The electrical device is capable of emitting thermal...
Preparation of yellow pigments
A process for the manufacture of a transparent Pigment Yellow 155 or transparent Pigment Yellow 180 is disclosed, said process includes grinding particles of...
A modular computer system includes at least one information processing module removably received at a first face of a housing, at least one computer support...
Processing resource for use in a distributed processing framework system
and methods for implementing the same
A method for executing a process by a processing resource is provided. The method includes enabling the processing resource and advertising an availability of...
Disclosed are novel methods and apparatus for providing inter-SCO navigation, for example, in SCORM-based courseware. In an embodiment, a method of navigating a...
Accelerated Galois data integrity crosscheck system and method
The present invention permits error detection to be performed on a word basis (e.g., 32 bits in parallel). An exclusive OR function is performed on each bit of...
Selectively deferring instructions issued in program order utilizing a
checkpoint and multiple deferral scheme
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates deferring execution of instructions with unresolved data dependencies as they are...
Local and global register partitioning in a VLIW processor
A Very Long Instruction Word (VLIW) processor having a plurality of functional units includes a multi-ported register file that is divided into a plurality of...
Garbage collection with a dynamic window
A system and method for intelligent generational garbage collection using a dynamic window. During normal memory allocation, a sliding window defines a young...
Method and system for data movement in data storage systems employing
parcel-based data mapping
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods and systems for data movement in data storage systems. For one embodiment, a physical data storage parcel...
Power system with load matrix
A method and system for delivering electrical energy from multiple power supplies to multiple loads. Each power supply can have multiple independent outputs....
Damped, mechanically driven lid for a handheld device
A lid and lid drive mechanism for a portable, hand held device pivots a flat cover on the device in a predetermined controlled manner between a first position...
Facilitating event notification through use of an inverse mapping
structure for subset determination
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that performs event notification in a distributed computing system. During operation, the system...
Method, system, and program for accessing information from devices
Provided are a computer implemented method, system, and program for enabling access to information from a device. A device program is generated to access device...
Dynamic allocation of computing tasks by second distributed server set
A method for dynamic allocation of computing tasks includes requesting a computing task by a client; receiving the computing task by a first distributor server...
Method and apparatus for static phase offset correction
A CPU clock signal generated from a phase lock loop (PLL) circuit and a feedback signal of the PLL circuit are used in generating a JBUS clock signal. The CPU...