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7526502 Dynamic call site binding  
Dynamic call site binding includes determining, based on a context of a call received from a call site, a pointer to target code to be executed to carry out the call. A cache entry is generated,...
7525910 Method and system for non-disruptive data capture in networks  
A method and fiber channel switch element for capturing data in a fiber channel system is provided. The method includes, detecting a condition for enabling data capture; setting a control bit to...
7526605 System and method for optimizing random XOR command performance  
Multiple disk access commands such as XOR commands are broken down into their constituent read and write parts and, if in LBA sequence, coalesced into pipes. These XOR read and write commands are...
7519761 Transparent PCI-based multi-host switch  
A transparent PCI-based multi-host switch. A switch is configured with multiple north facing ports to couple the switch to multiple hosts. The multi-host switch can be included in a variety of...
7511582 Voltage controlled oscillator for use in phase locked loop  
The present invention provides a clock circuit to produce a Reference Clock Signal used to latch data between first bit stream(s) and second bit stream(s), wherein the number and bit rate of the...
7512593 System for searching across a PLC network  
Certain exemplary embodiments can comprise a method, comprising: recognizing, by a PLC, that a memory device has been connected to the PLC; and configuring the PLC via a PLC executable software...
7512727 Redundant control system having a peripheral unit for an automation device  
There is described a periphery unit for an automatic device, which can be actuated as an analog input and as an analog output. A number of connections which are to be used as inputs and the number...
7512951 Method and apparatus for time-sliced and multi-threaded data processing in a communication system  
A method for designing a time-sliced and multi-threaded architecture comprises the steps of conducting a thorough analysis of a range of applications and building a specific processor to...
7509443 Storage management system and method using performance values to obtain optimal input/output paths within a storage network  
A CPU of a performance management server, upon receipt of a request from a keyboard or a mouse to newly assign an application to a specified application server, acquires an I/O path between the...
7506085 System and method for sending data across a bus cable having in-band and side-band signal conductors  
A method and apparatus for sending data. One exemplary embodiment may be a method comprising sending a data rate synchronization pulse from drive controller in a computer system to a storage...
7502872 Method for out of user space block mode I/O directly between an application instance and an I/O adapter  
The present invention provides a method that enables application instances to pass block mode storage requests directly to a physical I/O adapter without run-time involvement from the local...
7502871 Method for query/modification of linear block address table entries for direct I/O  
The present invention provides a method, that enables application instances to pass block mode storage requests directly to a physical I/O adapter without run-time involvement from the local...
7502877 Dynamically setting routing information to transfer input output data directly into processor caches in a multi processor system  
According to some embodiments, IO traffic is transferred directly into a target processor cache in accordance with routing information.
7496695 Unified DMA  
In one embodiment, an apparatus comprises a first interface circuit, a direct memory access (DMA) controller coupled to the first interface circuit, and a host coupled to the DMA controller. The...
7493620 Transfer of waiting interrupts  
Apparatus and methods are provided for transferring interrupts. One embodiment of a computing device includes a first processor, a memory in communication with the first processor, and computer...
7487274 Method and apparatus for generating unique identification numbers for PCI express transactions with substantially increased performance  
A method and apparatus for generating identification numbers for PCI Express that provides unique generation and substantially increased system performance. A system having a PCI Express fabric...
7487542 Intrusion detection using a network processor and a parallel pattern detection engine  
An intrusion detection system (IDS) comprises a network processor (NP) coupled to a memory unit for storing programs and data. The NP is also coupled to one or more parallel pattern detection...
7487270 Method and apparatus for using a personal digital assistant to interface with a communication station  
A method and apparatus for interfacing a personal digital assistant (PDA) with a communications appliance is provided. The method comprising a communication station receiving semi-structured data...
7486502 Computer with status display module  
A computer including a chassis, a motherboard, an electronic component, an I/O port and a status display module is provided. The motherboard is disposed in the chassis. The electronic component is...
7484019 Expansion system that automatically allows or blocks data from the PLC host using a clamping and decoding circuit to output clamping value  
A serial-connection and parallel-communication fast interface for a PLC host and an expansion device includes a PLC host, at least one expansion device and shared bus comprising address lines,...
7478178 Virtualization for device sharing  
In an apparatus and method for providing device sharing, a first plurality of upstream ports are each connectable to a respective host and at least one downstream port is connectable to a device....
7475166 Method and system for fully trusted adapter validation of addresses referenced in a virtual host transfer request  
A method, computer program product, and distributed data processing system that allows a single physical I/O adapter, such as a PCI, PCI-X, or PCI-E adapter, to validate that a direct memory...
7467036 In-vehicle electronic control unit  
A first control circuit portion carries out input/output control in cooperation with a microprocessor, a program memory, and a RAM memory. A second control circuit portion is in cooperation with...
7464191 System and method for host initialization for an adapter that supports virtualization  
A method, computer program product, and distributed data processing system that enables host software or firmware to map PCI adapter virtual resources to PCI bus addresses that are associated with...
7464019 Method of resolving conflicts of virtualized disks between two operating environments  
A method is provided in a server, having a first operating system (Windows) and a second operating system (MCP), to allow both environments to share the same resilient and redundant benefits...
7461180 Method and apparatus for synchronizing use of buffer descriptor entries for shared data packets in memory  
Techniques for synchronizing use of buffer descriptors for data, such as packets transmitted over a network, include receiving private index data that indicates a particular buffer descriptor...
7454544 Input/output interface and device abstraction  
An electronic Input/Output Interface and device abstraction system used in gaming machines includes: a game central processing unit (game “CPU”); an intelligent input/output controller board...
7451251 Method for redirection of web streaming clients using lightweight available bandwidth measurement from a plurality of servers  
In accordance with the teachings of the present invention, a method for selecting a server to provide content to a client is presented. A media controller receives a request from a client for...
7451255 Hardware port scheduler (PTS) having register to indicate which of plurality of protocol engines PTS is to support  
According to one embodiment, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a port having a plurality of lanes, a plurality of protocol engines. Each protocol engine is associated with one of...
7449964 System and method for tuning output drivers using voltage controlled oscillator capacitor settings  
The present invention provides a method for tuning output drivers to an operating frequency based on settings used to tune other devices within the device such as a VCO. First the VCO within a PLL...
7450588 Storage network out of order packet reordering mechanism  
According to one embodiment, a system is disclosed. The system includes an input/output (IO) frame manager (IOFM) to route received IO frames to one or more IO lists and one or more IO frame order...
7450254 Image forming device management system  
An image forming device management system includes a plurality of image forming devices, a central service station which provides a maintenance service for the image forming devices, and a...
7447552 Common transmission protocol system for an automation device  
An automation device is disclosed, in which a multiplicity of physically distributed functional units communicate with each other by means of a common transmission protocol. The device has a...
7447805 Buffer chip and method for controlling one or more memory arrangements  
A buffer chip having a first data interface for receiving a data item which is to be written and for sending a data item which has been read, having a conversion unit for parallelizing the...
7444435 Non-fenced list DMA command mechanism  
A DMA controller (DMAC) for handling a list DMA command in a computer system is provided. The computer system has at least one processor and a system memory, the list DMA command relates to an...
7443528 Image forming apparatus and method of controlling same  
Disclosed is a laser printer for forming an image by transferring images one after another to a printing medium from a plurality of photosensitive drums disposed along the transport path of the...
7444440 Method and device for providing high data rate for a serial peripheral interface  
An improved high performance scheme is provided with a serial peripheral interface (SPI) to enable microcontroller-based products and other components and devices to achieve a higher serial...
7441053 Support of an interaction between a host device and a peripheral device  
The invention relates to a method for use in a system comprising a host device and at least one peripheral device which are enabled to interact with each other. In order to improve the flexibility...
7441051 Apparatus and method for managing configuration of computer systems on a computer network  
A system configuration manager provides a graphical user interface that allows a system administrator to easily administer configuration settings for different computer systems and platforms on a...
7436845 Input and output buffering  
An Infiniband device is provided. The device has a plurality of input/output ports. Each port has associated therewith an input buffer for storage of a packet received at that port. Each port also...
7433938 Coupling a filter graph space to a network driver space  
A communication path is established that allows for communication between a filter graph space and a network driver space in a system. The communication path allows bidirectional communication...
7434042 Apparatus, method and recording medium for starting up data processing system  
A data processing system comprised of multiplexed boot devices storing operating systems so that when a device of a master system cannot be used for startup, a device of a slave system is forcibly...
7433979 Method and apparatus for input management having plurality of input provider types with third party listener access to staging area that includes stack of input events  
The present invention is directed to a method and system for use in a computing environment for managing input information. The system for facilitating input management in a computerized...
7426420 System for dispatching semiconductors lots  
A system for dispatching a plurality of semiconductor lots among a plurality of tools is provided. The system includes a dispatch server manager and a dispatch integrator and display device. The...
7424559 Input/output upper and lower byte control device using nonvolatile ferroelectric register  
An input/output byte control device using a nonvolatile ferroelectric register can maintain compatibility with various memories by selectively controlling bytes of input/output data. Since bytes...
7421515 Method and system for communications network  
A system and method of operation are provided for using a network interface to process incoming messages sent by a client device to a network server. The network interface includes a...
7415550 System and method for controlling DMA data transfer  
A data transfer control system that can change the way of DMA transfers to meet the requirements of each application. The data transfer control system includes a DMA controller (DMAC) and a DMAC...
7415542 Micro-programmable filter engine having plurality of filter elements interconnected in chain configuration wherein engine supports multiple filters from filter elements  
A micro-programmable filter (MFE) engine includes multiple programmable filter elements and a microcode controller. The filter elements can be configured, controlled, and combined in different...
7409469 Multi-chip digital system having a plurality of controllers with input and output pins wherein self-identification signal are received and transmitted  
The present invention provides for a system, comprising a controller and a processor. The controller comprises at least an output pin and a plurality of input pins, and is configured to receive...
7406039 System and method for a failover protocol in storage area network controllers  
A system and method for managing the multipath failover protocol of a storage area network that includes storage systems that include multiple ports and multiple storage controllers. A number of...