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System management mode inter-processor interrupt redirection
A method, processor, and system are disclosed. In one embodiment method includes a first processor core among several processor cores entering into a system...
Virtual row buffers for use with random access memory
Methods, apparatuses and systems to decrease the energy consumption of a memory chip while increasing its effect bandwidth during the execution of any workload....
Flexible and extensible receive side scaling
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides in response to receiving a packet, looking up a packet characteristic in one of...
Virtual serial port and protocol for use in serial-over-LAN communication
A method and system of conveying data to a remote computer, which may act as a management console. A virtual communications port is provided to a central...
User interface to facilitate exchanging files among processor-based
A first processor-based device (PBD), such as a personal computer functioning as a host and containing digital media files, may share a selected file with a...
Techniques for wireless communications networks employing beamforming
Techniques involving beamforming are disclosed. For example, For instance an apparatus may select a first mobile station served by a first base station and a...
Method of home media server control
New forms of entertainment can result from this method of selecting, identifying, and storing by a media producer of multi-media content as files to a storage...
Identifying patterns in data
An image feature within image data may be identified and located from the maximum values in a Hough voting table. The Hough voting table may be generated by...
Accelerating the hough transform
The present disclosure describes a method and apparatus for accelerating computation of a Hough transform of a plurality of digital images of known width and...
Reduction filter based on smart neighbor selection and weighting
The present disclosure describes a method and apparatus for filtering noise in a video image, comprising receiving a first video image, a second video image and...
Method and apparatus to perform redundant array of independent disks
A method and apparatus to compute a Q syndrome for RAID 6 through the use of AES operations is provided. In an embodiment, the result of GF multiplication...
Receivers for cycle encoded signals
Some embodiments include a transmitter having a cycle encoding circuit to receive a data input signal and to provide a full cycle encoded signal in response...
Generating edge masks for a deblocking filter
A deblocking unit may include a buffer, an edge mask generator, and a deblocking filter. The buffer may store video data including blocks. The blocks may...
Chase algorithm based differential decoder for soft decision Reed Solomon
decoding in a QAM system
A novel apparatus and method of differential decoding for use in a communication system such as a cable system. The differential decoding mechanism of the...
Multi-threaded transmit transport engine for storage devices
An embodiment of the present invention is a technique to process a plurality of I/O sequences associated with a storage device. A task context pre-fetch engine...
Mechanism to avoid interference and improve communication latency in
Briefly, a mechanism to avoid interference and improve channel efficiency in mmWave Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs) is disclosed. In particular,...
Multi-transceiver wireless communication device and methods for operating
during device discovery and...
Embodiments of a multi-transceiver wireless communication device and methods for operating during device discovery and connection establishment are generally...
Device power management in a wireless network
In various embodiments of the invention, a device in a wireless communications network may negotiate with a network controller to determine when the device may...
Power saving operation of always-connected wireless roaming
Methods and apparatuses enable maintaining wireless connectivity while the wireless client device is in a power save mode. The system includes a host operating...
Battery level based configuration of a mobile station by a base station
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods and systems for battery level based configuration of a mobile station by a base station. Other embodiments...
Random read/write performance of probe storage memory devices
Current probe-type memory architecture assumes that the minimum chunk of data that a probe tip can access is one entire track and perhaps only four out of...
Creating responses for an electronic pen-computer multimedia interactive
A system for associating a selected object on any printed material to a valid response provided by a computer system includes a maker component to define an...
Millimeter-wave communication system with directional antenna and one or
more millimeter-wave reflectors
Embodiments of millimeter-wave communication systems and methods for communicating using millimeter-waves are described. In some embodiments, a directional...
Temporary non-responsive state for RFID tags
A radio frequency identification (RFID) tag may have a non-responsive mode, triggered by a command from an RFID reader, that temporarily prevents the RFID tag...
Biasing for transistor-based apparatuses and methods
The present disclosure relates to constructing and operating a transistor or other active device with significantly reduced flicker noise.
Microprocessor die with integrated voltage regulation control circuit
An integrated circuit die includes a microprocessor and a control circuit to control elements of a voltage regulator to supply power to the microprocessor.
Forming compliant contact pads for semiconductor packages
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a semiconductor package having a substrate with a first surface to support a semiconductor die. A second...
Complementary metal oxide semiconductor integrated circuit using raised
source drain and replacement metal gate
A complementary metal oxide semiconductor integrated circuit may be formed with a PMOS device formed using a replacement metal gate and a raised source drain....
Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) structures
Recessed channel array transistor (RCAT) structures and method of formation are generally described. In one example, an electronic device includes a...
Offset field grid for efficient wafer layout
Techniques are provided for efficient wafer layout, which include the use of an offset grid to optimize use of available wafer space. As such, the number of...
Security management in multi-node, multi-processor platforms
Multi-node and multi-processor security management is described in this application. Data may be secured in a TPM of any one of a plurality of nodes, each node...
Device introduction and access control framework
In an embodiment, a method includes registering applications and network services for notification of an out-of-band introduction, and using the out-of-band...
On-demand emulation via user-level exception handling
Methods and apparatuses enable on-demand instruction emulation via user-level exception handling. A non-supported instruction triggers an exception during...
Sharing resources of a partitioned system
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for allocating at least one dedicated core and at least one shareable core to a first partition of a...
Timer offsetting mechanism in a virtual machine environment
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a request to transition control to a virtual machine (VM) from a virtual machine monitor (VMM), calculating an...
Stochastic management of power consumption by computer systems
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe methods, computer-readable media and system configurations for stochastic power management of one or more...
Fan speed control of silicon based devices in low power mode to reduce
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes running a cooling fan within a computer at low speed while the computer is in low temperature operations...
Techniques for collaborative power management for heterogeneous networks
Techniques for collaborative power management for heterogeneous networks are described. An apparatus may include a first node having a managed power system and...
Direct anonymous attestation scheme with outsourcing capability
A Direct Anonymous Attestation (DAA) scheme using elliptic curve cryptography (ECC) and bilinear maps. A trusted platform module (TPM) may maintain privacy of a...
Hot-plugging a memory device
An extensible firmware interface (EFI) framework is to enable hot-plugging and hot-removal of memory devices. The security phase of the EFI may enable a cache...
Accessing control and status register (CSR)
A system may comprise one or more source agents, target agents, and a plurality of directory agents, which may determine the target agent to which one or more...
System and method for deadlock free bus protection of resources during
A method and system of deadlock free bus protection of memory and I/O resources during secure execution. A bus cycle initiates entry of a bus agent into a...
Method for sending data, and communication device
The application describes a method for sending data which involves the reception by a communication device of a first piece of information which represents the...
Dynamic network identity architecture
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides receiving indication of an event at a platform operating in shared address mode,...
Live network configuration within a link based computing system
A method is described in which, in response to notice of a configuration event yet to happen within a network that is part of a link-based computing system, a...
Methods and systems for optimizing data accesses
A method for optimizing data types includes the step of generating a data structure providing access to at least one data element, the data structure associated...
Techniques for location management and paging in a communication system
Systems and techniques to manage location management and paging operations for idle mode mobile stations are described. An apparatus may comprise a first...
Device, system, and method for indexing digital image frames
A method, apparatus and system for, for each of a plurality of image frames, assigning a pattern number to each of a set of pixel neighborhoods within the frame...
Method for speeding up the computations for characteristic 2 elliptic
curve cryptographic systems
In some embodiments, an apparatus and method for speeding up the computations for characteristic 2 elliptic curve cryptographic systems are described. In one...
CQI table for wireless MIMO networks
A Channel Quality Indicator table for wireless multiple input multiple output (MIMO) networks is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of generating a table...