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Early issue of transaction ID
Early issue of transaction ID is disclosed. An apparatus comprising decoder to generate a first node ID indicative of the destination of a cache transaction...
Establishing thread priority in a processor or the like
In a multi-threaded processor, one or more variables are set up in memory (e.g., a register) to indicate which of a plurality of executable threads has a higher...
Downlink resource allocation and mapping
Embodiments of the present invention provide for downlink resource allocation among a plurality of users. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.
Automatic configuration of devices upon introduction into a networked
Automatic configuration of devices upon introduction into a networked environment, can be implemented, for example, by having a device randomly generate a...
Device, system and method of mitigating interference in a wireless network
System and method of locating an interferer and mitigating its effect for stations of a wireless local area network. Embodiments provide a protocol and...
High rate, high diversity transmission on multiple transmit antennas
High data rate, high diversity transmission is provided in a dual transmit antenna system over multiple sample times through the use of coding.
Switching system and method for communicating information at a customer
A switching system (14) at a customer premises communicates information associated with one or more subscribers. The switching system (14) includes multiple...
Methods and apparatus for providing information indicative of traffic
delay of a wireless link
Embodiments of methods and apparatus for providing information indicative of traffic delay of a wireless link are generally described herein. Other embodiments...
Media independent trigger model for multiple network types
A media independent trigger model for multiple network types is disclosed. A change in communication environment trigger is communicated from a media dependent...
Channel estimation feedback in an orthogonal frequency division
multiplexing system or the like
Briefly, in accordance with one embodiment of the invention, a channel state information packet is encoded by a receiver side device and is fed back to the...
Adaptive antenna beamforming
Adaptive antenna beamforming may involve a maximum signal-to-noise ratio beamforming method, a correlation matrix based beamforming method, or a maximum ray...
Methods for forming planarized hermetic barrier layers and structures
Methods and associated structures of forming a microelectronic structure are described. Those methods may comprise forming a conductive material in an...
Techniques for negotiation of security policies in wireless mesh networks
Techniques to overlay ciphersuite negotiation on top of the mesh link establishment protocol without sacrificing security. Two cryptographic primitives may be...
Method and apparatus for merging critical sections
Critical sections used for multiple threads in a parallel program to access shared resource may be selected to merge with each other to reduce the number of...
Thread-data affinity optimization using compiler
Thread-data affinity optimization can be performed by a compiler during the compiling of a computer program to be executed on a cache coherent non-uniform...
Fast data eye retraining for a memory
A method, device, and system are disclosed. In one embodiment method includes determining a left edge and right edge of a valid data eye for a memory. The...
Dynamic power control for reduced voltage level of graphics controller
component of memory controller based on...
A method includes detecting a trigger condition, and in response to detecting the trigger condition, reducing a voltage applied to a graphics controller...
Power control unit with digitally supplied system parameters
Methods and apparatuses provide voltage regulation for a processor. Control or configuration parameters for a voltage regulator (VR) are provided digitally over...
Replacing blinded authentication authority
A manufacturing entity provides a blinded signature to a secure device and associates a time with the blinded signature. If a signing key is compromised, the...
Memory architecture for separation of code and data in a memory device
Code, data, and/or other information types, may be isolated from one another and stored in distinct regions within the memory array of a nonvolatile memory. The...
Providing a peripheral component interconnect (PCI)-compatible transaction
level protocol for a system on a...
In one embodiment, the present invention includes an apparatus having an adapter to communicate according to a personal computer (PC) protocol and a second...
Method and apparatus for multicarrier communication in wireless systems
Multicarrier techniques for wireless communications system are described. An apparatus may comprise a carrier management module to define a primary carrier for...
Method and apparatus for concurrent WiMAX and GSM operation
Concurrent WIMAX and GSM operation is facilitated in a user device by coordinating for WiMAX absence periods during WiMAX frames that may conflict with...
Automatic adjustments of audio alert characteristics of an alert device
using ambient noise levels
The automatic adjustment of audio alert characteristics of an alert device using ambient noise levels is described. In one aspect of the invention, a...
Direct conversion receiver and method for correcting phase imbalance
A direct conversion receiver and a method for correcting phase imbalance including applying an input signal to an in-phase channel and a quadrature channel of...
Precoder design for different channel lengths
Apparatus and methods construct parameters for a unit associated with a precoder to a channel. Embodiments include forming a plurality of values for precoder...
In general, in one aspect, the disclosures describes a method that includes receiving multiple ingress Internet Protocol packets, each of the multiple ingress...
Synchronization of multiple incoming network communication streams
A device, method, and computer readable medium are disclosed. In one embodiment the device includes a first network packet storage queue that is capable of...
Wireless network and method for adaptive opportunistic clustering for
interference alignment in wireless networks
Embodiments of a central scheduler and method for adaptive clustering are generally described herein. In some embodiments, a cluster of transmitter-receiver...
Method and apparatus for lithographic imaging using asymmetric
According to one aspect of the present invention, a method and apparatus for processing a substrate may be provided. A reticle may be positioned relative to a...
A method and system for a software driver of a graphics controller to work with a display codec. The software driver may be configured to work with different...
Remotely configurable assisted-living notification system with gradient
A system provides assisted living messages with varying levels of detail to a person, according to proximity gradients. In one embodiment, the system involves...
Microelectronic package and method of manufacturing same
A microelectronic package includes a first substrate (120) having a first surface area (125) and a second substrate (130) having a second surface area (135)....
Integrated circuit package and method of manufacturing same
Decoupling capacitors are frequently used in computer systems in order to control noise. In general, decoupling capacitors are placed as close as possible to...
Semiconductor buffer architecture for III-V devices on silicon substrates
A composite buffer architecture for forming a III-V device layer on a silicon substrate and the method of manufacture is described. Embodiments of the present...
Configuration of virtual trusted platform module
Systems, methods and machine readable media for configuring virtual platform modules are disclosed. One method includes launching a virtual machine monitor, and...
Confirming video transmissions
In an interactive broadcasting system, television programming may be broadcast with interleaved web content information. The progress in broadcasting the web...
Volatile storage based power loss recovery mechanism
According to some embodiments, power loss recovery information related to an active operation is stored in volatile memory. Upon detection of a power loss...
Method, apparatus, and system for optimizing frequency and performance in
a multi-die microprocessor
With the progress toward multi-core processors, each core is can not readily ascertain the status of the other dies with respect to an idle or active status. A...
Method and apparatus for virtualization of a multi-context hardware
trusted platform module (TPM)
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving a request for a trusted platform module (TPM) operation from a virtual machine,...
Load/move duplicate instructions for a processor
A method includes, in a processor, loading/moving a first portion of bits of a source into a first portion of a destination register and duplicate that first...
Prefetching from dynamic random access memory to a static random access
Embodiments of the invention are generally directed to systems, methods, and apparatuses for prefetching from a dynamic random access memory (DRAM) to a static...
Method and apparatus for detecting a data access violation
Machine-readable media, methods, apparatus and system for detecting a data access violation are described. In some embodiments, current memory access...
Micro-tile memory interfaces
In one embodiment of the invention, a memory integrated circuit is provided including an address decoder to selectively access memory cells within a memory...
Processor selection for an interrupt based on willingness to accept the
interrupt and on priority
In some embodiments, an apparatus includes processors, signal storage circuitry, and processor selection logic. The signal storage circuitry is to hold...
Dynamic memory buffer allocation method and system
A method, computer program product, system (including a circuit card), and integrated circuit for initializing a buffer pool, such that the buffer pool includes...
Method and apparatus for using a single multi-function adapter with
different operating systems
A flexible arrangement allows a single arrangement of Ethernet channel adapter (ECA) hardware functions to appear as needed to conform to various operating...
Apparatus and method for managing subscription requests for a network
In some embodiments, a processor-based system may include at least one processor, at least one memory coupled to the at least one processor, a network interface...
Repetitive paging from a wireless data base station having a smart antenna
A method, system, and machine-readable medium for transmitting a downlink signal in a substantially non directional manner from a communication station to a...
Dynamic passing of wireless configuration parameters
Methods and apparatuses allow for wireless configuration parameters to be passed to a client to enable the client to configure a wireless network interface to...