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Time-interleaved delta-sigma modulator
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods, systems, and apparatuses related to a time-interleaved delta-sigma modulator are described. Other...
On die signal detector without die power
In general, in one aspect, the disclosure describes an apparatus having on die circuitry coupled to at least one input port to receive a signal. A resistor is...
Automated tray transfer device for prevention of mixing post and pre-test
dies, and method of using same
A method of sorting automated tray transfer trays includes detecting if a die remains in the tray. The method includes the ability to interrupt the automated...
Compact rake piezoelectric assembly and method of manufacturing same
A compact rake piezoelectric assembly comprises a body (110), a plurality of blades (120) extending away from the body, and a piezoelectric patch (130) attached...
Method for making a semiconductor device having a high-k gate dielectric
layer and a metal gate electrode
A method for making a semiconductor device is described. That method comprises forming a first dielectric layer on a substrate, a trench within the first...
Modification of connections between a die package and a system board
Modification of the connections between a die package and a system board is described. In one example a pattern redistribution module is used in a socket. The...
Higher performance barrier materials for containers of environmentally
sensitive semiconductor fabrication devices
Techniques associated with higher performance barrier materials for containers to contain one or more environmentally sensitive devices associated with...
Virtual private network using dynamic physical adapter emulation
An embodiment of the present invention is a technique to provide secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection. A VPN connection is established to a remote...
Stateful packet content matching mechanisms
Methods and apparatus for performing content inspection across packet boundaries using stateful packet content matching mechanisms. Pattern data structures are...
Efficient virtual machine communication via virtual machine queues
A system, method and computer program product for communicating between two virtual machines including utilizing first and second virtual machine queues...
Single-stack model for high performance parallelism
A method and apparatus are provided for operating a processor. The method comprising the steps of providing a single call stack for execution of a plurality of...
Apparatus and method for reduced power consumption communications over a
A system and method for reduced power consumption communications over a physical interconnect is described. In an embodiment, an input/output circuit includes a...
Method to remove stale branch predictions for an instruction prior to
execution within a microprocessor
According to one embodiment a computer system is disclosed. The computer system includes a microprocessor and a chipset coupled to the microprocessor. The...
Integrating non-peripheral component interconnect (PCI) resources into a
personal computer system
In one embodiment, the present invention includes an apparatus having an adapter to communicate according to a personal computer (PC) protocol and a second...
Virtualization of pin functionality in a point-to-point interface
Architectures and techniques that allow legacy pin functionality to be replaced with a "virtual wire" that may communicate information that would otherwise be...
Accelerated TCP (Transport Control Protocol) stack processing
In one embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides receiving an indication on a network component that one or more packets have been...
Method of adaptive browsing for digital content
Providing adaptive visual browsing of digital content may be accomplished by presenting a scrolling ticker on a display for browsing of digital content available...
Training and using classification components on multiple processing units
Provided are a method, system, and computer readable medium for training and using classification components on multiple processing units. A plurality of...
Apparatus and associated methods to introduce diversity in a multicarrier
An apparatus and associated methods to improve diversity gain while preserving channel throughput in a multicarrier communication channel are generally presented.
Real time bit rate control system
A source model in combination with an interest structure is provided to generate a quantization value for use in encoding a video signal. The interest structure...
Integrated optical detector in semiconductor reflector
An electrical-optical coupling and detecting device. An apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a reflective surface defined on...
Apparatus and method for stateless CRC calculation
A mechanism for performing remote direct memory access (RDMA) operations between a first server and a second server. The apparatus includes a packet parser and a...
Method and apparatus for driving data packets
An apparatus for driver power and size selection includes in one embodiment a controller for controlling the enabling and disabling of legs in a legged driver,...
Energy-efficient link adaptation and resource allocation for wireless
An energy-efficient framework for active transmission in OFDMA-based long-range wireless networks is disclosed. This frame-work is based on using energy-aware...
Methods and arrangements for link rate adaptation in multi-radio
Methods and arrangements for link rate adaptation in multi-radio co-existence platforms (MRPs) are contemplated. Embodiments include transformations, code, state...
Systems and techniques for improved data throughput in a wireless network
Techniques to improve data communications for a wireless system are described. An apparatus may include an asymmetric data channel manager to perform asymmetric...
Method and apparatus to support SDMA transmission of a OFDMA based network
Techniques are provided for efficiently optimizing scheduling and beamforming in an OFDMA-based wireless network that uses SDMA. The techniques are capable of...
Using controlled bias voltage for data retention enhancement in a
Using controlled bias voltage for data retention enhancement in a ferroelectric media is generally described. In one example, an apparatus includes a...
System and apparatus for adjustable keyboard arrangements
Some embodiments of the invention include an apparatus and system for keyboard arrangements where one or more of the keys are adjustable. In some embodiments,...
Delay element array for time-to-digital converters
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods, systems, and apparatuses related to a delay element array for time-to-digital converters. Some embodiments...
A system may include a first conductive ground pad, a second conductive ground pad, a first conductive via coupling the first ground pad to the second ground...
Bulk non-planar transistor having strained enhanced mobility and methods
A method of a bulk tri-gate transistor having stained enhanced mobility and its method of fabrication. The present invention is a nonplanar transistor having a...
Methods of fabricating multichip packages and structures formed thereby
Methods and associated structures of forming a discontinuous sealant on a substrate, wherein an opening is formed at an integrated heat spreader gap region,...
Methods of forming nano-coatings for improved adhesion between first level
interconnects and epoxy under-fills...
Methods and associated structures of forming microelectronic devices are described. Those methods may include coating an interconnect structure disposed on a die...
Method and apparatus to generate and monitor optical signals and control
power levels thereof in a planar...
Embodiments of an optical detection apparatus are disclosed which may include one or more of a waveguide, a trench formed in the waveguide, a reflective surface,...
Localized microelectronic cooling apparatuses and associated methods and
Apparatuses and associated methods and systems to provide localized cooling to a microelectronic device are generally described. In this regard, according to one...
Securing wakeup network events
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides receiving a packet having a wake-up pattern, and waking up if the wake-up pattern...
Method and system for recovery from an error in a computing device by
transferring control from a virtual...
A method and system for supporting recovery of a computing device includes determining and storing a sub-set of firmware instructions used to establish a...
Power-safe disk storage apparatus, systems, and methods
Apparatus, systems, methods, and articles, operate to create a log file in a non-volatile data storage medium. The log file includes a header record, a trailer...
Reducing power consumption in multiprocessor systems
Techniques that may be utilized in a multiprocessor system to reduce power consumption are described. In one embodiment, one or more internal components of a...
Maintaining network connectivity while operating in low power mode
A sub-system may maintain the network connectivity of the device, while the device is operating in low power. The sub-system may determine whether a...
In some embodiments, the invention involves a system and method to provide maximal boot-time parallelism for future multi-core, multi-node, and many-core...
Dual operating system computing system
A computer system, method, article of manufacture, and system is provided comprising a processor, a first storage device with a primary operating system stored...
User opt-in processor feature control capability
A processor includes a feature control unit to enable or disable one or more processor features individually in response to a user selectable setting. The...
Reducing latency in responding to a snoop request
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving a snoop request, providing the snoop request to a coherency engine along a first path...
Avoiding snoop response dependency
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving a request for data in a home agent of a system from a first agent, prefetching the data...
Method and apparatus for external data transfer in a personal storage
A micro-watt class sensing device uses host-computer Input/Output (I/O) capabilities when transferring data to/from the host-computer directly from/to memory in...
System and method to reduce memory latency in microprocessor systems
connected with a bus
A system and method for signaling a deferred response to a data request in a bus connected system is described. In one embodiment, a responding agent on the bus...
Method and apparatus for application/OS triggered low-latency network
A data buffer that is a target for data received over a communication channel is examined, and a device associated with the communication channel is polled, to...
Apparatus, system and method for buffering audio data to allow low power
states in a processing system during...
An audio data stream from a processing system may be buffered to allow low power states in the processing system during audio playback. An audio buffer may be...