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Scanable R-S glitch latch for dynamic circuits
A dynamic sequential device is provided that is adapted for scan control and observation. The dynamic sequential device may be scanned in-circuit as part of a...
Threshold-based load address prediction and new thread identification in a
A method and apparatus for predicting load addresses and identifying new threads of instructions for execution in a multithreaded processor. A load prediction...
Method and apparatus for atomically changing selected bits within a
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates atomically updating selected bits within a register in a computing system. During...
Search engine interface and method of controlling client searches
A method for controlling access provided to content files during an information search initiated by a client device and performed by a search engine. The method...
Graphical user interface for determining display element attribute values
A method for determining display element attribute values from an object represented by the display element includes defining a display element view including at...
Multipurpose memory system for use in a graphics system
A graphics system may include a frame buffer, a processing device coupled to output data, a multipurpose memory device that includes a plurality of storage...
Card device having antenna of two or more different frequencies
A wireless card device includes a board member, a processor device attached to the board member, a wireless control device attached to the board member, and...
Cascode stage input/output device
Disclosed is an input/output (IO) device for transmitting an input data bit signal. In one embodiment, the IO device includes an IO device input node for...
High-speed domino logic with improved cascode keeper
A high-speed domino logic with improved cascode keeper circuit uses an inverter delay element and an additional transistor to introduce a transition delay time...
Generate assembly and lighting element for a pneumatic tool
A generate assembly and a lighting element for a pneumatic tool includes a body having a channel and a first passage defined therein. The first passage has a...
Crystalline form I of 2-methyl-4-(4-menthyl-1-piperazinyl) 10H thieno
Crystalline Form I of 2-methyl-4-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-10H-thieno[2,3-b][1,5]benzodiazepine characterised by x-ray powder diffraction peaks at approximately...
Method and apparatus for facilitating validation of data retrieved from
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates validation of data retrieved from a secondary storage device. The system operates by...
Method, system, program, and data structures for testing a network system
including input/output devices
Provided is a method, system, program, and data structures for maintaining a database of objects. At least one structured document is received representing an...
Mechanism for enabling efficient execution of an instruction
A mechanism is provided for execution of an instruction having one or more parameters that need to be resolved at runtime. Instructions being executed may be...
Virtual host controller interface with multipath input/output
A processor-based system (200) with a multipath I/O architecture, including a virtual host controller interface (vHCI) layer (280) between a common architecture...
Exterior front panel assembly for accommodating and strengthening a
computer card assembly
The present invention is related to a Compact Peripheral Component Interconnect (cPCI) front panel assembly that is adapted to keep its corresponding cPCI front...
Hideable accessory platform
An apparatus for mounting an accessory to a flat panel monitor is disclosed. The apparatus comprises an arm nestably mounted in an aperture in the flat panel...
Frameworks for invoking methods in virtual machines
Improved frameworks for implementing class files that are particularly useful in virtual machine based computing systems will be described. In one aspect of the...
Safe language static variables initialization in a multitasking system
A system and method are provided for thread-safe initialization of static variables in a multitasking system. In one embodiment, the static fields of a class may...
Utilizing slow ASIC logic BIST to preserve timing integrity across timing
A logic built-in self-test controller is disclosed. The invention, in its various aspects and embodiments, is a built-in self-test controller capable of...
Automatic system control failover
A method, device, and system for automatic fail over of system controllers. A system controller includes a processor, a memory, and a plurality of I/O ...
Method and system for establishing trust in downloaded proxy code
A system consistent with the present invention enables a program in a distributed system to determine whether downloaded code is trustworthy before using the...
Maximal tile generation technique and associated methods for designing and
manufacturing VLSI circuits
A non-maximal arrangement of component tiles is reconfigured into a maximal arrangement. For each identified active segment of a first span not having a matching...
Cache memory system allowing concurrent reads and writes to cache lines to
increase snoop bandwith
A cache memory includes a plurality of memory chips, or other separately addressable memory sections, which are configured to collectively store a plurality of...
Method and apparatus for integration of communication links with a remote
direct memory access protocol
In one embodiment, a server is provided. The server includes multiple application processor chips. Each of the multiple application processor chips includes...
Apparatus and method for configuring an external device
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for configuring an external device. The method comprises receiving configuration information, and providing...
Method and device for linking work requests with completion queue entries
A method for linking work requests in a work queue with entries on a queue of completed requests. For each work queue, a tracking list is created. Each tracking...
Availability, reliability or maintainability index including outage
Improved reliability, availability and/or maintainability metrics have been developed that account for customer perceived factors such as frequency of outage,...
Dynamic LAN boundaries
A network device dynamically switches between layer 2 (data link) operation and layer 3 (network) operation. When enabled, bridging logic functions as a data...
System and method for time multiplexing of multi-domain transactions
A system and apparatus for time multiplexing of multi-domain transactions is provided. A computer system may include multiple domains of clients where the...
Method for rasterizing graphics for optimal tiling performance
A graphics system and method are disclosed that may optimize the rate of pixel generation to match the rate at which a memory may be designed to receive pixel...
Method and circuitry for phase align detection in multi-clock domain
In an embodiment, present application describes a system and method to detect the alignment of multiple clocks in multi-clock domains system. In some variations,...
High speed single ended sense amplifier with built-in multiplexer
A first sense amp circuit includes a pre-charge circuit, a keeper circuit, a select device and a driver device. The pre-charge circuit coupled to an input data...
Balanced flow cooling
There is described a modular electronic circuit wherein a series of electronics modules are penetrated by a passageway having an air-permeable wall, and cooling...
Roller pair for a roller testing stand
In a roller pair for a roller testing stand with two, commonly driven, rollers the distance of one of them which with respect to the other being adjustable, such...
A method and apparatus for interpreting and executing a program may include accessing a program in memory, parsing the program, generating an intermediate...
System domain targeted, configurable interconnection
A method and apparatus for reconfiguring a computing system on a system domain-by-system domain basis are disclosed. In one aspect of the present invention, the...
System and method for synchronizing access to shared resources
Resources may be shared between multiple controllers configured to access those resources by associating a portion of a semaphore shared memory region with each...
Computer storage systems
A system for providing a copy of data at a point in time, has: a data storage device including a master store arranged to store blocks of data, at least one...
System and method for dynamically disabling resubmission of HTTP requests
A system for dynamically disabling the resubmission of HTTP requests. In one embodiment, the present invention is a method for selectively disabling resubmission...
Client-specified display services in a distributed computing environment
Various embodiments of a mechanism for a client to specify a display service to be used by a service for displaying data for the client in a distributed...
Measuring the exact memory requirement of an application through intensive
use of garbage collector
Method and apparatus are disclosed for the intensive use of garbage collection in order to determine the exact amount of memory that is consumed by a running...
Method and system for automated web reports
The present invention provides a method and system for viewing reports on a network. One embodiment of the present invention employs a temporary database for...
Automatic selection of unique node identifiers in a distributed routing
To ensure uniqueness of a router identifier in routing protocol messages (RPMs), a router determines whether an identifier ID.sub.R in received RPMs is the same...
Process variation compensated high voltage decoupling capacitor biasing
circuit with no DC current
Disclosed is a high voltage decoupling capacitor-biasing circuit with no dc current. In one embodiment, the circuit includes a power supply node, a ground node,...
Current crowding reduction technique using selective current injection
A technique for reducing current crowding on a bump using selective current injection is provided. The technique allows a bump to more uniformly inject current...
Plasma-arc spray anode and gun body
The invention recites a plasma-arc spray gun comprising a cathode and an anode defining a longitudinal axis. The anode further includes an external surface and...
Self-cooled electronic equipment enclosure with failure tolerant cooling
system and method of operation
A sealed electronic equipment enclosure with a dedicated cooling system is fitted with movable louvers in the enclosure walls. During normal operation, air...
Sorber structure for electro-desorption compressor
A sorber for an electro-desorption compressor comprises a first plate which includes a first outer surface and a first inner surface generally parallel to the...