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Method of making furniture with synthetic woven material
An article of furniture is made from elongated polymer filaments. The polymer filaments may be monofilaments or plural filaments which are twisted together and...
Security architecture for integration of enterprise information system
with J2EE platform
A standard for security management in a client server computer system is disclosed. In one aspect, the present invention specifies a security contract between an...
Architecture for building web applications
A method and apparatus for providing a Web application framework is provided. The framework includes four main components which are used in combination to create...
System and method for verifying installed software
A method of identifying applications installed on a customer computer system by collecting signature information associated with installed binaries. The binaries...
Modular parser architecture with mini parsers
A modular parser architecture and methods related thereto make use of a number of miniparsers. Each miniparser is capable of receiving input and generating an...
Controlling the propagation of a control signal by means of variable I/O
delay compensation using a...
The propagation of a feedback signal, such as a DQS signal generated in response to a read request in a Double Data Rate (DDR) memory system, into a digital host...
Causing a transaction to fail at a predetermined transaction state
A mechanism is provided for causing a transaction to fail at a predetermined transaction state. A transaction coordinator is instructed to process a transaction...
Index-based scoreboarding system and method
A computer system includes a scoreboard mechanism that provides a locking scheme to preserve data dependencies. An index is used to unlock (i.e., invalidate)...
Selectively unmarking load-marked cache lines during transactional program
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates selectively unmarking load-marked cache lines during transactional program execution,...
Method for optimizing utilization of a double-data-rate-SDRAM memory
A predictive memory performance optimizing unit for use with an interleaved memory, for example a DDR SDRAM memory, and suitable for use in a computer graphics...
Method for transferring selected display output from a computer to a
portable computer over a wireless...
A handheld computing device is used to copy files from the screen of a fixed computer. The display of the handheld device is linked to that of the underlying...
Architecture for plugging messaging systems into an application server
A method, apparatus, and system for providing a standard, generic contract between an application server and a message provider which allows the message provider...
Switching system method for discovering and accessing SCSI devices in
response to query
Disclosed are improved methods, devices and systems for storage management in digital networks.
Load balancing in a dynamic session redirector
A dynamic session redirector provides the ability to receive requests for network accessible storage resources and redirect them to the appropriate resources as...
Block-partitioned technique for solving a system of linear equations
represented by a matrix with static and...
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that uses a block-partitioned technique to efficiently solve a system of linear equations. The system...
Specializing write-barriers for objects in a garbage collected heap
A technique is provided for reducing the number of write barriers executed in mutator code without compromising garbage collector performance. Advantageously, a...
Apparatus and method for dynamically verifying information in a
Use of a policy object for verification in a distributed system. A machine downloads a policy object containing a reference to code governing verification of...
Conditional precharge design in staticized dynamic flip-flop with clock
A method and apparatus for creating a modified dynamic flip-flop avoids the power waste created by prior art dynamic flip-flops by including a conditional...
Concentrate comprising green tea, grape skin extract and grape extract,
the production thereof and use of the same
The present invention relates to a concentrate of vegetable extracts, has green-tea, grape-skin extract, and grape-seed extract. The concentrate of the invention...
Rechargeable implement and recharging base
The invention is a recharger device having an efficiently designed base charging unit and at least one rechargeable handheld implement, which also serves as an...
Method for programmatic representation and enforcement of resource
Methods, apparatus, and computer program products are disclosed for a process of dynamically adding new software having resource controls to an operating system...
Method and apparatus for enabling threads to reach a consistent state
without explicit thread suspension
Methods and apparatus for enabling inconsistent or unsafe threads to efficiently reach a consistent or safe state when a requesting thread requests a consistent...
Heuristic to improve register allocation using pass degree
A method includes adding direction to interference edges of a register interference graph and choosing a node of the register interference graph to spill based...
Compiler for optimizing source code with computed goto statements
A method of translating computer source code into optimized object code. The computer source code contains a first label statement defining a first label, a...
Trust ratings in group credentials
A method and system for evaluating a set of credentials that includes at least one group credential and that may include one or more additional credentials. A...
Memory data stretcher
A memory system which includes a bank of memory chips, a memory interface, and a memory controller. The memory interface stretches a sample period for data from...
System and method for a distributed shell in a java environment
An invention is disclosed for a distributed shell for use in a distributed computer environment. The distributed shell includes a shell server, which is located...
Deterministic immutable access elimination for efficient distributed state
A client-server system may include a primary state of session data. Application servers may include client states of the session data and may access the primary...
Enhanced quality of identification in a data communications network
A method for enhanced quality of identification in a data communications network includes obtaining a user identifier that includes an identification server ID...
Remote device management in grouped server environment
Methods and apparatus for data distribution among servers in a grouped server system. Each server in the group includes a device manager which is responsible for...
Advancing cars in trains managed by a collector based on the train
In a garbage collector that employs the train algorithm, the collector identifies cars that are located far back in the collection order but already have large...
File tree change reconciler
Methods and systems are provided for reconciling any changes that have occurred in two file trees since they were last synchronized. A reconciler takes as input...
Symbiotic interrupt/polling approach for monitoring physical sensors
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that monitors a computer system using a plurality of physical sensors. The system operates by polling...
Low-power memory write circuits
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that writes to a cell in a memory using a low-voltage-swing signal across a pair of global bit-lines....
On-chip power-on voltage initialization
It has been discovered that initialization of a memory array can be improved by setting the nodes of the memory array to a predetermined value automatically upon...
Sense amplifier and method for making the same
A Negative Bias Temperature Instability (NBTI) tolerant sense amplifier is provided. The sense amplifier includes an input stage having a pair of balanced...
System for identification of smart cards
The present invention relates to a system which allows third-party smart cards to be recognized by computing devices configured to receive smart cards. According...
Representation of objects in a Java programming environment
Improved techniques for representation of objects in a Java.TM. programming environment are disclosed. The techniques are highly suitable for representation of...
Scan capable dual edge-triggered state element for application of
combinational and sequential scan test patterns
An apparatus and method of scanning a dual edge-triggered flip-flop with scan capability includes a first scan slave element capable of capturing data on a...
Method and apparatus for generating pseudo-random numbers
A method and apparatus for generating pseudo-random numbers. The method includes defining a first set of R bits and defining a second set of S bits different...
Specifying transaction manager type at various application levels
A system and method for specifying a transaction manager type at various levels in an application. A system may implement several application components in which...
Memory metal springs for heatsink attachments
An assembly for a computer system is mountable on a circuit board of a computer system. The assembly includes a base portion for engaging with an electronic...
System and method for mediating communication between software
A method, system and protocol suitable for mediating communication between an application written in a platform independent language, running on a specific...
Method and apparatus for compiling source programs using one or more
Improved techniques for reducing the time and cost associated with producing compiler products are disclosed. A programming system including an enhanced compiler...
Method and apparatus for producing compressed compiler products
Improved techniques for reducing the size of compiler products are disclosed. The techniques facilitate reduction of size by providing differential schemes aimed...