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Apparatus and method for incremental package deployment
A method and apparatus for incremental package deployment are described. In one embodiment, the method includes the redirection of disk input/output (I/O)...
Link level retry scheme
A link layer system is provided. The link layer system a first link layer control module and a retry queue for storing a transmitted data packet. The retry...
Wake-on-WLAN for stationary wireless stations
Stationary wireless network stations are woken up using Wake-on-WLAN functionality. Wake-on-WLAN is provided by paging stations in a wireless network. Paging...
Method and apparatus for optical signaling
A method and apparatus for optical signaling. In one embodiment, a laser driver converts a digital voltage sequence to a current signal having a bias mode...
Unified optical connector architecture
A system, device, and method are disclosed. In one embodiment the system includes an optical link and a peripheral device optically coupled to the optical link....
Blind-mate optical connector for server remote memory application
Blind-made optical connectors may not be robust and tend to be very sensitive to dust. Accordingly, a floating barrel blind mate optical connector is described...
Speeding up Galois Counter Mode (GCM) computations
Methods and apparatus to speed up Galois Counter Mode (GCM) computations are described. In one embodiment, a carry-less multiplication instruction may be used...
Systems and methods for data recovery in an input circuit receiving
digital data at a high rate
Embodiments include systems and methods for recovery of data from an incoming digital data stream. Embodiments comprise a fine tracking loop to track the data...
Quad rate transmitter equalization
An integrated circuit includes current mode drivers that provide equalized outputs. A parallel-to-serial converter circuit receives data at less than one fourth...
Starvation prevention scheme for a fixed priority PCE-express arbiter with
grant counters using arbitration pools
Method and apparatus for arbitrating prioritized cycle streams in a manner that prevents starvation. High priority and low priority arbitration pools are...
Modular interconnect structure
Some embodiments of the invention include an interconnect structure to transfer data among a plurality of devices. The interconnect structure includes a...
Memory systems with memory chips down and up
In some embodiments, a system includes a memory controller chip, memory chips on a first substrate, and a module connector. A first group of conductors is...
Cleaning friendly camera privacy feature
Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, an appliance having a camera and camera window may include a shutter puck slidably disposed in a slot in...
Audio-based attention grabber for imaging devices
A digital imaging device such as a digital camera or a video camera may include the capability to store audio files. These audio files may be generated under...
Diffuse photon map decomposition for parallelization of global
A given computer graphics scene may be rendered as a set of triangles. A set of photons may be distributed over the scene, and a number of steps may be...
High-contrast laser mark on substrate surfaces
As part of a first configured laser operation, a smooth, more reflective marking area is formed at a surface of a substrate (e.g., integral heat spreader, or...
Multimode signaling on decoupled input/output and power channels
A multimode system with at least two end points may include a multimode signaling path that, in some embodiments, is a multimode cable or a multimode board and...
Integrated capacitors in package-level structures, processes of making
same, and systems containing same
An article includes a top electrode that is embedded in a solder mask. An article includes a top electrode that is on a core structure. A process of forming the...
Floating gate structures
Floating gate structures are generally described. In one example, an electronic device includes a semiconductor substrate, a tunnel dielectric coupled with the...
Dielectric interface for group III-V semiconductor device
A Group III-V Semiconductor device and method of fabrication is described. A high-k dielectric is interfaced to a confinement region by a chalcogenide region.
Unified retention mechanism for CPU/socket loading and thermal solution
An apparatus for removably retaining an IC package in engagement with a socket such that the contacts of both the IC package and the socket are properly engaged...
RDMA (remote direct memory access) data transfer in a virtual environment
In an embodiment, a method is provided. In an embodiment, the method provides determining that a message has been placed in a send buffer; and transferring the...
Automation tool for application installations
Methods, apparatuses, articles, and systems for identifying, by a state machine, a first module installation of a first module of a plurality of modules of one...
Method and system for firmware image size reduction
Embodiments described herein disclose the use of a compiler pre-processing component for the optimization of a firmware image so that it can be made to take up...
Booting with sub socket partitioning
A method of booting up a computer system comprising a first multi-cored processor comprising a first plurality of cores and a second multi-cored processor...
The subject mater herein relates to data processing and, more particularly, to encryption acceleration. Various embodiments herein provide devices and systems...
Instant on video
In some embodiments, the invention involves speeding boot up of a platform by initializing the video card early on in the boot process. In an embodiment,...
Method and apparatus for assigning thread priority in a processor or the
In a multi-threaded processor, thread priority variables are set up in memory. The actual assignment of thread priority is based on the expiration of a thread...
Interrupt coalescing control scheme
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides determining a flow context associated with a receive packet; and if the flow...
Data distribution using DNS
A method for distributing data includes selecting for transmission to a client a plurality of data items from a data set. The selected data items are...
Soft system failure recovery for management consoles supporting ASF RMCP
A management console in support of RMCP with RSP is provided with an enhanced management session create function that determines whether the creation of a...
Optimized video compression using hashing function
A video redirection system redirects an incoming video stream to a remote console. The video redirection system samples the video stream to generate a currently...
Efficient elliptic-curve cryptography based on primality of the order of
Time to perform scalar point multiplication used for ECC is reduced by minimizing the number of shifting operations. These operations are minimized by applying...
Prescribed response precoding for channels with intersymbol interference
Methods and apparatus are provided for prescribed response precoding schemes for signal transmission in channels with intersymbol interference. An embodiment...
Techniques to manage communication rates in a wireless network
System, apparatus, and method to manage data communication rates in a wireless network are described. In an embodiment, a system may include multiple antennas,...
Downlink subchannelization scheme for 802.16M
Two novel subchannelization methods are disclosed, for use in a 802.16m system. A downlink subchannelization method supports both localized and distributed...
Split thin film capacitor for multiple voltages
An apparatus includes a split thin film capacitor for providing multiple power and reference supply voltage levels to electrical devices such as integrated...
Determining image quality for improving object trackability
A method and system are provided. In one embodiment, a video image is preprocessed from a video camera to separate objects to be tracked from the rest of the...
RFID receive-only system
A receive-only supplemental radio frequency identification (RFID) reader may receive response signals from RFID tags, digitize and interpret those signals, and...
Mitigating processing latency in RFID exchanges
In a radio frequency identification (RFID) system that requires an RFID reader to receive a response from an RFID tag and then transmit a command to the RFID...
Inductor using bulk metallic glass material
Inductors using bulk metallic glass (BMG) material and associated methods are generally described. In one example, an apparatus includes an electrically...
Self-aligned vertical bipolar junction transistor for phase change
A phase change memory may include self-aligned polysilicon vertical bipolar junction transistors used as select devices. The bipolar junction transistors may be...
Methods for concealing surface defects
Methods for removing random or uncontrolled surface defects from a work piece surface are provided, by applying a plurality of induced controlled defects over...
Thermal intermediate apparatus, systems, and methods
Apparatus and system, as well as fabrication methods therefor, may include a thermal intermediate structure comprised of a plurality of carbon nanotubes some of...
Method of forming collapse chip connection bumps on a semiconductor
A method of forming collapse chip connection bumps on a semiconductor substrate is provided. The method includes providing a semiconductor substrate having a...
Using cell voltage as a monitor for deposition coverage
A method and apparatus are described that use cell voltage and/or current as monitor to prevent electrochemical deposition (e.g., electroplating) tools from...
Method and apparatus for exploiting thread-level parallelism
According to one example embodiment, there is disclosed herein uses partial recurrence relaxation for parallelizing DOACROSS loops on multi-core computer...
Power management of low power link states
A method and apparatus for intelligent power management for low power link states. Some embodiments include methods, apparatuses, and systems for a device...
Apparatus and method for secure boot environment
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 boot block stored...
System and method for using a mask register to track progress of gathering
elements from memory
A system and method for assigning values to elements in a first register, where each data field in a first register corresponds to a data element to be written...