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Memory controller connection to RAM using buffer interface
A memory subsystem controller and buffer for a computer and a second buffer for memory tag operations. The buffers are linked to the memory controller by two...
System and method for securing drive access to media based on medium
A method for securing access to a data medium comprises recording a unique identification number assigned to each medium in at least a portion of a data library,...
Data communications architecture employing parallel SERDES channels
A data communications architecture employing serializers and deserializers that reduces data communications latency. In an illustrative implementation, the data...
Automatic maintenance of configuration information in a replaceable
The present invention provides methods and systems to automatically manage hardware and software capabilities of replaceable electronic modules as the modules...
Method and system for reestablishing connection information on a switch
connected to plural servers in a...
A method and system are disclosed for reestablishing connection information on a switch connected to plural servers in a computer network. In accordance with...
Combining data descriptions
A method embodied in a computer program product for combining first and second attribute sets each comprising at least one attribute and value pair by which a...
Method and system for graphical representation
There is provided a method for displaying data comprising mapping a column set that comprises information stored in a first layer column, mapping a row set that...
Method of checkpointing and restarting processes which share open file
A method of checkpointing and restarting processes that share a file that is open begins with a step of assigning a priority to one of the processes that share...
Wireless network system
A wireless network system provides for a wireless access point. The wireless access point is configured to receive data, from a wireless computing device, that...
System and method for dynamically controlling weights assigned to
consumers competing for a shared resource
According to one embodiment, a method comprises scheduling, by a weighted proportional-share scheduler, access of competing flows to a computing service in...
Interface configuration by a memory tag
A memory tag is powered by and addressable via a radio frequency wireless link to read data from a memory. The memory tag is addressable by a reader. The memory...
Circuit board adapted to couple to different types of add-in cards
A circuit board comprising at least one slot provided on a surface of the circuit board. An add-in card can be mated to the slot. The slot comprises a first...
Processing scanned pages
Systems and methods of processing scanned pages are described. In one aspect, the invention features a method of processing a sequence of scanned pages of a...
Electrophoretic liquid crystal display device
An electrophoretic liquid crystal display device comprises: two opposed cell walls enclosing a layer of an electrophoretic composition comprising a liquid...
Method and system for assessing the photo quality of a captured image in a
digital still camera
A method for assessing the photo quality of a captured image in a digital camera comprises the steps of checking in-camera the photo quality of the captured...
Electronic device having a light emitting/detecting display screen
Exemplary methods, apparatuses, media, and arrangements enable the implementation of one or more features in electronic devices that have (e.g., display) screens...
Apparatus and method for digitizer pen calibration
A system for calibrating a digitizing pen applies a known actual pen force to a tip of the digitizing pen, infers an indicated pen force from a pen force signal...
Surface structure for enhancing catalyst reactivity and method of
A method of enhancing catalyst reactivity includes (1) depositing a conductive oxide on a suitable substrate, (2) depositing a thin film of catalyst on top of...
Small form factor air jet cooling system
An enclosure forms a plurality of tiers vertically stacked in a longitudinal dimension. Each tier is a 1U modular computer system having a computer chassis...
In one embodiment, a display assembly comprises a base, a monitor assembly, and a first spacing connector having a first interlocking mechanism selectively...
Printing apparatus with a priming device
The printing apparatus comprises at least one printhead provided with nozzles for ejecting droplets of ink in a firing direction towards a printing media, and at...
Unclogging printer nozzles
In one embodiment, a method for printing includes selecting a nozzle for printing a pixel, determining a time since the nozzle was last actuated, and, if the...
System and method for securely positioning apparatus within a housing
In one embodiment, a device is attached to a support by positioning fasteners into the device at the leading and trailing edges of the device and then...
Arrangements and methods for invoking an upcall in a computer system
A computer-implemented method for executing an application system call that involves invoking a kernel thread from a system call stub in a user space of an...
Systems and methods for facilitating fair and efficient scheduling of
processes among multiple resources in a...
A computer-implemented method for distributing processes among a plurality of resources is disclosed. The processes are associated with a plurality of priority...
Method and system to analyze inlined functions
A method and a system for examining an inlined function using a performance analysis tool are described. An inlined function is identified in computer code. Upon...
Redundant voltage distribution system and method for a memory module
having multiple external voltages
A memory assembly module including an on-board voltage regulator for converting an externally supplied voltage into appropriate local voltage levels for powering...
Systems and methods for executing across at least one memory barrier
employing speculative fills
Multi-processor systems and methods are provided. One embodiment relates to a multi-processor system that may comprise a processor having a processor pipeline...
Method and apparatus for direct conveyance of physical addresses from user
level code to peripheral devices in...
A memory system and a set of user-level instructions that are callable from user-level code for converting virtual addresses to physical addresses and conveying...
Storage system with primary mirror shadow
A storage system with primary mirror shadow comprises a storage array, and a controller. The controller is capable of predefining storage array volumes as a...
Powering a notebook across a USB interface
A laptop computer and mating docking station where the docking station provides power to the laptop computer over power rails of the Universal Serial Bus (USB)...
Providing secure access through network firewalls
To enable controlled, secure connections using a versatile protocol such as TCP/IP to be established through a firewall and proxy server, the versatile protocol...
Molecular-junction-nanowire-crossbar-based neural network
A method for configuring nanoscale neural network circuits using molecular-junction-nanowire crossbars, and nanoscale neural networks produced by this method....
Photonic interconnections that include optical transmission paths for
transmitting optical signals
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to photonic interconnection architectures that provide high-speed interconnections of microscale or...
Method and apparatus for bridging between networks
A network layer bridge for connection between network segments with different data link layer addressing. The bridge has includes: plurality of ports, each for...
Load balancing with mesh tagging
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of load balancing traffic in a switching mesh. A packet is received at a switch of the mesh. A MAC destination...
Parallel hardware arrangement for correlating an external transport
address pair with a local endpoint association
An arrangement of data storage cells are accessed in parallel for correlating a transport address pair with a respective local association. In one embodiment,...
Interface for expansion module and expansion module bay
An expansion module including a housing having an interior, an end cap connected to the housing at one end, and an interface device positioned in the housing...
Equalization preamble region in digital data storage (DDS) format
A magnetic tape includes plural diagonal tracks, each storing a preamble sequence close to user data such that a transducer for reading the track reads the...
A prism assembly includes a first prism having a first front face, a first side face, and a first rear face, a second prism having a second front face parallel...
Optical steering device and method
An optical device for steering radiation comprises a superprism structure a negative index of refraction for electromagnetic radiation having a frequency of...
Raman signal-enhancing structures and devices
Raman systems include a radiation source, a radiation detector, and a Raman device or signal-enhancing structure. Raman devices include a tunable resonant cavity...
Imaging device and methods
In an embodiment, a region of a photoconductor is exposed to light having an intensity below a threshold sufficient to produce a marking-material-free region or...
Selective update of micro-electromechanical device
The present invention provides a data controller for controlling an electrostatically-controlled micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) device having a variable...
Display system with scrolling color and wobble device
A display system for displaying an image based upon image data includes an image processing unit configured to define a plurality of sub-frame images including a...
An apparatus includes a motor including a rotor and a coil system comprising a first set of coils, a second set of coils, and a third set of coils; and a...
A lamp assembly includes a reflector body having an integral crimping portion that extends inwardly over a channel formed in the reflector body, a seal feature...
Antisymmetric nanowire crossbars
Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to antisymmetric nanowire-crossbar-circuit designs. Antisymmetric nanowire crossbars are composed, in...