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Address translation performance in virtualized environments
Methods and apparatus to improve address translation performance in virtualized environments are described. In one embodiment, a switching logic may translate a...
DDR flash implementation with hybrid row buffers and direct access
interface to legacy flash functions
A Double Data Rate (DDR) nonvolatile memory includes a DDR I/F block to receive an address that is used to separate DDR data into coherent data and non-coherent...
Non-snoop read/write operations in a system supporting snooping
Techniques that may utilize generic tracker structures to provide data coherency in a multi-node system that supports non-snoop read and write operations. The...
Bus interconnect switching mechanism
A front side bus swizzle mechanism modifies the front side (address and data) bus on a chip so that, when the chip is positioned on one side of a printed circuit...
Scalable, high-performance, global interconnect scheme for multi-threaded,
A scalable, high-performance interconnect scheme for a multi-threaded, multi-processing system-on-a-chip network processor unit. An apparatus implementing the...
Coverting a number from a first base to a second base
A machine-implemented method converts a number from a first base to a second base. Each one of a first group of machine operation computes a product whose...
Automatic exchange of information in an ad-hoc computing environment
Automatic exchange of information in an ad-hoc computing environment is disclosed. According to one embodiment of the invention, a collection agent module...
System, apparatus and method of hand over in wireless communication system
Briefly, a wireless communication device, a wireless communication system and a method of roaming from a first base station to a second base station. The method...
Reduced wireless context caching apparatus, systems, and methods
Replay counter cache reduction mechanisms are described herein.
Techniques to manage roaming
A system, apparatus, method and article to manage roaming in a wireless communication system are described. An apparatus may include a first wireless device...
A method for switched diversity, including: determining, on a pair-wise basis, a plurality of comparative quality factors corresponding to at least two antennas...
System and method for beamforming using rate-dependent feedback in a
Embodiments of multicarrier receiver and method for beamforming using rate-dependent feedback in a wireless network are generally described herein. Other...
Multicarrier transmitter for multiple-input multiple-output communication
systems and methods for puncturing...
Embodiments of a transmitter and methods for puncturing bits are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed. In some embodiments,...
Structured submount for tuner assembly with optional phase adjust
A structured sub-mount assembly is disclosed to support a hybrid assembly of tunable filters. The sub-mount assembly is constructed to provide a high thermal...
Using the dynamic beacon to enhance power saving capabilities for low
power UWB devices
A wireless device dynamically adjusts its beacon period as devices join and disconnect from a network. The number of open beacon slots is programmable and...
Polling in wireless networks
Access points in wireless networks provide contention free access to stations through polling. Polling frames are transmitted to stations at polling intervals....
Apparatus and method of controlling transmission in reverse direction
Briefly, a wireless communication system that includes an Initiator and a Responder to transmit an aggregation of data units in a reverse direction is provided....
System and method for communicating with mobile stations over an extended
range in a wireless local area network
Embodiments of a system and method for communicating over an extended range in a wireless network are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be...
Selective flow control
In an embodiment, a method is provided. The method of this embodiment provides transmitting data from a source node to a destination node, receiving a special...
Multicarrier receiver and method for time-delay compensation in a
Embodiments of System and Method for compensating for time-of-arrival differences between uplink packets in a Wireless Network are generally described herein....
Systems and methods to reduce interference between memory cells
Embodiments of the inventive subject matter provide systems and methods for programming a set of memory cells by inducing a first voltage on the lower page of a...
Collapsible contact switch
Embodiments of the invention describe a contact switch, which may include a bottom electrode structure including a bottom actuation electrode and a top electrode...
Transistor and routing layout for a radio frequency integrated CMOS power
An integrated CMOS power amplifier system to improve amplifier performance, the integrated CMOS power amplifier system including a plurality of differential main...
Measuring and identifying analog characteristics of a microelectronic
component at a wafer level and a platform...
A die includes circuit components to perform normal operations and duplicated components of selective ones of the circuit components. Each end of the duplicated...
Stacked package electronic device
An electrical component includes a substrate, a first integrated circuit attached to the substrate, a metal portion coupled to the first integrated circuit, and...
Bulk metallic glass solders, foamed bulk metallic glass solders,
foamed-solder bond pads in chip packages,...
A foamed bulk metallic glass electrical connection is formed on a substrate of an integrated circuit package. The foamed bulk metallic glass electrical...
Input/output package architectures, and methods of using same
A high-speed I/O trace is part of an I/O package architecture for an integrated circuit package substrate. The integrated circuit package substrate includes an...
Controlled alignment of nano-barcodes encoding specific information for
scanning probe microscopy (SPM)
The methods, apparatus and compositions disclosed herein concern the detection, identification and/or sequencing of biomolecules, such as nucleic acids or...
Deposition method for high-k dielectric materials
A method for depositing a high-k dielectric material on a semiconductor substrate is disclosed. The method includes applying a chemical bath to a surface of a...
Methods of forming nickel silicide layers with low carbon content
A method for forming a nickel silicide layer on a MOS device with a low carbon content comprises providing a substrate within an ALD reactor and performing an...
Method of forming a selective spacer in a semiconductor device
A selective spacer for semiconductor and MEMS devices and method of manufacturing the same. In an embodiment, a selective spacer is formed adjacent to a first...
Method of forming abrupt source drain metal gate transistors
A gate structure may be utilized as a mask to form source and drain regions. Then the gate structure may be removed to form a gap and spacers may be formed in...
Electronic assemblies with hot spot cooling and methods relating thereto
A composite of two or more thermal interface materials ("TIMs") is placed between a die and a heat spreader to improve cooling of the die in an integrated...
Packaging of integrated circuits with carbon nano-tube 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...
Method and apparatus for producing aligned carbon nanotube thermal
The invention relates to a method and apparatus for producing aligned carbon nanotube thermal interface structures using batch and continuous manufacturing...
Flip-chip mountable optical connector for chip-to-chip optical
An optical connector comprises a housing having a cavity extending there through to accept a mating connector. The connector comprises no optical components....
Use of application signature to identify trusted traffic
Provided are techniques for monitoring communication packets. A communication packet is received. A communication packet signature of the communication packet is...
Hierarchical trust based posture reporting and policy enforcement
A method that includes initiating a network access request from an access requester on a platform that couples to a network, the network access request made to a...
Delivery of feedback information to scheduling service to determine
optimum broadcast times based upon client...
Delivery of feedback information to a scheduling service to determine optimum broadcast times based upon client platform tuner contention is described. A usage...
Adaptive and dynamic filtering of threaded programs
A method and apparatus for adaptive and dynamic filtering of threaded programs. An embodiment of a method comprises analyzing the operation of a computer...
Compressing "warm" code in a dynamic binary translation environment
Selected regions of native instructions translated in a DBT environment from non-native instructions are compressed based on the independent compression of...
Structural testing using boundary scan techniques
A boundary scan technique to generate toggling waveform such as a square wave signal to perform structural testing is disclosed. An instr_extesttoggle command is...
Method and apparatus for managing software errors in a computer system
A method for managing a system includes monitoring a plurality of applications running in the system for errors. A prediction is made as to whether errors...
Universal adaptive synchronization scheme for distributed audio-video
capture on heterogeneous computing platforms
According to one embodiment of the present invention, a novel apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes an analog to digital converter to receive a...
A variable-width memory may comprise multiple memory banks from which data may be selectively read in such a way that overall memory access requirements may be...
Memory device identification
A memory device may determine its device ID in response to the order of a received training pattern. The training pattern may be transmitted over swizzled signal...
Dynamic prefetch distance calculation
The prefetch distance to be used by a prefetch instruction may not always be correctly calculated using compile-time information. In one embodiment, the present...
Method and apparatus by utilizing platform support for direct memory
access remapping by remote DMA...
An apparatus and method related to performing Remote Direct Memory Access Request ("RDMA") is presented. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises Remote direct...
Enhancements to universal serial bus (USB) suspend and resume operations
Some embodiments of the invention include apparatus, systems, and methods to perform universal serial bus (USB) suspend and resume operations based on active...
Network node power management methods and apparatus
Network node power management methods and apparatus are generally described herein. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.