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Devices, methods and computer program products for reverse execution of a
Devices, methods, and software program products for reverse execution of a simulation and/or tracing a value are provided. A state of a preceding checkpoint may...
Detecting architectural vulnerability of processor resources
In one embodiment, a quantum detector is provided to detect a vulnerability measure for a processor based on a processor metrics each associated with operation...
Transitioning a computing platform to a low power system state
A method which includes initiating a power management policy based on a processing element for a computing platform entering a given power state. The power...
Providing a user input interface prior to initiation of an operating
A processor-based system, including systems without keyboards, may receive user inputs prior to booting. This may done using the graphics controller to generate...
Method for dynamic load balancing on partitioned systems
Methods, systems and apparatuses to dynamically balance execution loads on a partitioned system among processor cores or among partitions.
Providing a prefix for a packet header
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for generating a prefix header with an opcode field and a prefix specific field for a first packet to...
Hardware assisted endpoint idleness detection for USB host controllers
In some embodiments, an electronic apparatus comprises at least one memory module, and a universal serial bus (USB) host controller coupled to the memory,...
Enabling flexibility of packet length in a communication protocol
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for transmitting a packet from a transmitter to a receiver along an interconnect and terminating...
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...
CMOS RF switch for high-performance radio systems
A wireless device includes high-performance CMOS RF switches that include serially connected transistors coupled between an input terminal and an output...
Method and system to frame and format optical control and data bursts in
WDM-based photonic burst switched networks
A wavelength-division-multiplexed based photonic burst switched (PBS) network, which includes edge and switching nodes, optically communicate information...
Biasing a phase change memory device
A phase change memory device includes a plurality of cells connected to bitlines and including respective phase change memory elements and cell select devices...
Phase change memory with bipolar junction transistor select device
A phase change memory may be organized with a global word line coupled to a plurality of blocks, each with a plurality of phase change memory cells arranged in...
Enhancing sharpness in video images
A method of selectively sharpening video data may include, for at least some pixels in the video data, generating a sharpened value for a pixel value in an...
Switching schemes for multiple antennas
Signals from multiple antennas are evaluated in a wireless device having one receiver chain and the antenna receiving the highest quality signals is selected....
Packaging of integrated circuits with carbon nanotube arrays to enhance
heat dissipation through a thermal...
According to one aspect of the invention, a method of constructing an electronic assembly is provided. A layer of metal is formed on a backside of a...
Low-capacitance electrostatic discharge protection diodes
A reduced capacitance diode. A first conductive layer provides conductive interconnects for pad and supply diffusion regions in a diode. A second conductive...
Integrated heat spreader, heat sink or heat pipe with pre-attached phase
change thermal interface material and...
An integrated heat spreader, heat sink or heat pipe with pre-attached phase change thermal interface material and a method of making an electronic assembly.
Public key media key block
Protected content distribution is accomplished by a first entity generating a set of asymmetric key pairs, creating a plurality of sets of private keys by...
Method and apparatus to detect kernel mode rootkit events through
Detecting a rootkit in a computing system may be achieved by detecting, by a virtual machine monitor, a virtualization trap occurring as a result of an action by...
Method and apparatus for detecting cross-thread stack access in
A threaded-programming analysis and diagnostic tool including two data structures to store a termination status of each of the threads in a multi-threaded...
Methods and apparatus to form a transactional objective instruction
construct from lock-based critical sections
Methods and an apparatus for forming a transaction object instruction construct are provided. An example method translates a source instruction construct to form...
Temperature sampling in electronic devices
In some embodiments the continuous measuring of temperature in remote memory devices operating within an electrically noisy environment is facilitated by...
Opportunistic transmission of computing system state information within a
link based computing system
A method is described that involves within a link based computing system, opportunistically transmitting, into a network utilized by components of the link based...
Arrangements for integrated circuit power management
A configurable power control system is disclosed. The power control system can include a control module, an enable/disable module coupled to a power rail (i.e....
Verifying a trusted SMI handler
A trusted system management interrupt handler may be verified by first locating a signed system management interrupt handler image in system memory. The digital...
Method and apparatus for affinity-guided speculative helper threads in
Apparatus, system and methods are provided for performing speculative data prefetching in a chip multiprocessor (CMP). Data is prefetched by a helper thread that...
Cache for a host controller to store command header information
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a host controller having a cache memory to store entries each including, at least, a command header (CH)...
Method for identifying bad lanes and exchanging width capabilities of two
CSI agents connected across a link
A technique is described by which two link agents with ports coupled together using a point-to-point interconnect in a system exchange their link width support...
Schedule and data caching for wireless transmission
A method and apparatus for schedule and data caching for wireless transmissions. An embodiment of a method may include generating a schedule of queues for a...
Techniques to process integrity validation values of received network
Techniques are described that can be used to support integrity validation of protocol data units. An iSCSI compatible logic may establish a memory region to...
System, method and apparatus for multiplying large numbers in a single
iteration using graphs
A computer is connected to a memory. The computer to execute an encryption program in the memory. The encryption program including a multiplication portion to...
Apparatus and method for enhanced revocation of direct proof and direct
In some embodiments, a method and apparatus for enhanced revocation of direct proof and direct anonymous attestation are described. In one embodiment a trusted...
Method and apparatus for synchronization of base stations in a broadband
wireless access system
Synchronization between base stations in a broadband wireless access system is achieved using interfering base stations. Interfering base stations are first...
Wireless network roaming timer method and apparatus
A mobile station in a wireless network includes a roaming timer. The roaming timer is set based on various criteria, and when the roaming timer expires, an...
Device, system, and method of providing biasing power
Device, system, and method of providing biasing power. For example, an apparatus includes a voltage-controlled current source to provide biasing current to a...
Optical communications circuit current management
An optical communications circuit has a communications light signal source and a heat pump coupled to cool the signal source. A controller monitors a current and...
Efficient handling of HTTP traffic
A transport engine and method. The transport engine including an async socket module to provide network communications, a client module, coupled to the async...
Configurable and flexible wireless link adaptation method and device
A method and apparatus for implementing user defined Link Adaptation solutions in a wireless system.
Methods and arrangements to determine a reception of a signal
Methods and arrangements for wireless communications are described. Embodiments include transformations, code, state machines or other logic to receive from a...
System and method for controlling home network devices using multicast
enabled remote controls
A system, method, and article of manufacture for controlling home network devices using a multicast enabled remote control. The system includes a plurality of...
Detection of biomolecules using porous biosensors and Raman spectroscopy
The invention provides methods used to analyze the contents of a biological sample, such as blood serum, with cascade Raman sensing. A fluorescence producing...
Grounding of magnetic cores
An apparatus includes a magnetic core, a ground node, and one or more vias to provide a connection between the magnetic core and the ground potential. The...
Power supply with separate line regulation and load regulation
A system to supply power to an electronic system, comprises a set of one or more power units each configured to transform an input voltage into an output...
Apparatus and methods of forming an interconnect between a workpiece and
Embodiments of an apparatus and methods of forming interconnect between a workpiece and substrate and its application to packaging of microelectronic devices are...
Nanotube and metal composite interconnects
Nanotube and metal composite interconnects are generally described. In one example, an apparatus includes an interlayer dielectric (ILD) and one or more...
Method of making a fiber reinforced printed circuit board panel and a
fiber reinforced panel made according to...
A method of making a printed circuit board panel, a printed circuit board panel made according to the method, and a system incorporating a printed circuit board...
Enhanced on-chip decoupling capacitors and method of making same
An apparatus including a capacitor formed between metallization layers on a circuit, the capacitor including a bottom electrode coupled to a metal layer and a...
Boundaries with elevated deuterium levels
A device is annealed in a deuterium atmosphere. Deuterium penetrates the device to a boundary, which is passivated by the deuterium.
The present disclosure relates generally to microelectronic technology, and more specifically, to an apparatus used for the cooling of active electronic devices...