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9032105 Scalable method and apparatus to configure a link  
Disclosed herein axe reconfigurable ports and methods for doing the same.
9032124 Definition of wakeup bus messages for partial networking  
A method of encoding a digital bus message information, in particular a wake-up bus message information or configuring data, on a bus system, the method comprising: encoding a predetermined part...
9026702 Methods and apparatus for fast context switching of serial advanced technology attachment in enhanced serial attached SCSI expanders  
Methods and apparatus for enabling Fast Context Switching (FCS) operation of an enhanced Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) expander and initiator for switching between one or more concurrently...
9022279 Method and system for locating an accessory and an application for use with a user device  
A method for identifying an application usable with an accessory is provided. The method includes receiving an accessory identifier associated with the accessory, identifying an application...
9021167 Method and a bus device for transmitting safety-oriented data  
Safe bus devices use a safety protocol in order to transmit safe data encapsulated in an industrial Ethernet message via an Ethernet-based field bus. However, this restricts the safe bus device to...
9015267 Method for setting addresses of slave devices in communication network  
A method for setting addresses of slave devices in a communication network is provided. In the communication network, a master device identifies address-collided slave devices and requests the...
9015392 Multi-chip package and operating method thereof  
A multi-chip package includes first and second semiconductor chips each configured to perform first and second operations having different current consumptions. The first and second semiconductor...
9003090 PCI express fabric routing for a fully-connected mesh topology  
A PCIe Fabric that includes an IO tier switch, hub tier switches, and a target device connected to one of the hub tier switches. The IO tier switch is configured to receive a TLP from a client,...
9003089 Synchronous serial data-exchange system  
A serial interface comprises a clock line, a request line, a ready line, a master-to-slave data line, and a slave-to-master data line. A master device transmits a clock signal to a slave device...
8990447 Methods for embedding an out-of-band signal into a USB capture stream  
One or more out-of-band input signals (GPIO) are handled and efficiently embedded into a USB capture stream. In order to conserve resources, the state of the input signals can be sent only when a...
8990470 Virtual hubs for communication interface  
A communication interface hub includes multiple ports, where one of the ports is an upstream port operative to be in direct and/or indirect communication with a host and at least one other of the...
8990460 CPU interconnect device  
The present disclosure provides a CPU interconnect device, the CPU interconnect device connects with a first CPU, which includes a quick path interconnect QPI interface and a serial deserial...
8984176 SATA/eSATA port configuration  
In one embodiment, a computer system comprises one or more processors, a circuit board assembly having at least one SATA port, a general purpose input/output port proximate the SATA port, signal...
8984319 Adapter power up circuitry forcing tap states and decoupling tap  
A method comprises a system comprising a host device coupled to a first remote device actively operating according to a state diagram that the host device and all remote devices follow during...
8984193 Line speed sequential transaction packet processing  
Methods and systems for processing transaction packets at a serial interface are disclosed. The method includes receiving transaction information at a serial interface. The method further includes...
8984249 ID generation apparatus and method for serially interconnected devices  
A plurality of memory devices (e.g., DRAMs, SRAMs, NAND Flash, NOR Flash) is serially interconnected. Each of the interconnected devices receives a device identifier (ID) and latches it as its ID....
8976755 Method of controlling connection between nodes in digital interface  
A method of controlling connection between nodes in a digital interface whereby a first node that is a master node determines a second node to be the master and controls a point-to-point...
8972640 Controlling a physical link of a first protocol using an extended capability structure of a second protocol  
In one embodiment, a method includes accessing a first field of a first link capabilities register of a first device having a protocol stack including a transaction layer and a link layer...
8972639 Communication apparatus, relay apparatus, communication system and communication method  
It is expected to provide a communication apparatus, relay apparatus, communication system and communication method for effectively performing a communication timing adjustment when a collision...
8971806 Wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication, including scalable wireless bus embodiments  
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a scalable wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication. The scalable wireless bus includes a plurality of wireless-enabled...
8959268 Information processing apparatus, serial communication system, method of initialization of communication therefor and serial communication apparatus  
The disclosure provides a technique of enabling to appropriately confirm the state of a partner apparatus in high-speed serial communication. An information processing apparatus includes a master...
8954641 Method and apparatus for establishing communication  
A method and apparatus for establishing communication between a first device and a second device. In the method, the second device recognizes a mark representing the first device to establish...
8949644 HSIC communication system and method  
A High Speed Inter Chip (HSIC) system and method for minimizing power consumption by controlling the state of the HSIC module through a control line are provided. The method between a host and a...
8948029 Naming network interface cards  
A method and system for network interface naming is described.
8948209 Transmission over an 12C bus  
A method and a system of multichannel transmission over a twin-wire bus including a data signal and a synchronization signal, data of a first channel being transmitted by a state coding of the...
8949478 Intelligent serial interface  
An intelligent serial interface circuit in accordance with one embodiment of the invention can include a first communication interface circuit for enabling a first communication protocol. The...
8943254 Conversion of a single-wire bus communication protocol  
A method of transmission-reception over a serial bus placed, when idle, in a first state at a first voltage, including: a transmit circuit capable of coding a transmission according to a first...
8938568 Multi-processor electronic systems  
Disclosed herein is a system having a multi-processor configuration for electronics devices and systems, such as, computing and communication devices like laptop, notebook, tablets, smartphones,...
8924611 Providing a serial protocol for a bidirectional serial interconnect  
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a host controller with transmit logic to prepare data into a data packet for communication along an interconnect and to transmit the data packet....
8914477 System and method for using a portable electronic device as a secure virtual mass storage device over a network  
A wireless device is provided. The wireless device has a processor for controlling operation of the wireless device; a first input device coupled to the processor for accepting an input; at least...
8914559 Methods and systems for automatic configuration of peripherals  
Peripherals and data processing systems are disclosed which can be configured to interact based upon sensor data. In one embodiment, a peripheral, which is configured to be used with a data...
8909969 Method, apparatus, and system for performing time synchronization on PCIE devices  
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, an apparatus, and a system for performing time synchronization on PCIE (PCI Express, peripheral component interconnect express) devices. The...
8909833 Systems, methods, and articles of manufacture to stream data  
Systems and methods for streaming data. Systems allow read/write across multiple or N device modules. Device modules on a bus ring configure at power up (during initialization process); this...
8902956 On-package input/output clustered interface having full and half-duplex modes  
An apparatus and system for controlling traffic on an on-chip network. Embodiments of the apparatus comprise single-ended transmission circuitry and single-ended receiving circuitry on a first...
8904075 Motor vehicle having a flexray bus  
A motor vehicle has a FlexRay bus. Values for operating parameters are stipulated for the FlexRay bus. The value for at least one selected operating parameter is obtained from an optimization...
8904108 Methods and structure establishing nested Redundant Array of Independent Disks volumes with an expander  
Methods and structure are provided for provisioning a Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) volume via an expander that can be used to provision a RAID volume managed by an external RAID...
8904078 High speed serial peripheral interface system  
A serial peripheral interface (SPI) system including a bus adapter is disclosed. The bus adapter may include a data converter that may be adapted to receive respective first and second data from a...
8898358 Multi-protocol communication on an I2C bus  
A method, device and computer program product for providing multi-protocol communication on an inter-integrated circuit (I2C) bus. The method for providing multi-protocol communication on an...
8898364 Method, system, and bus coupler for exchanging data between a higher-level network and a lower-level network  
The invention relates to a bus coupler which converts a network-specific telegram arriving from an external network to an internal data telegram which transmits only the payload data from the...
8892935 Dynamic bus clock rate adjusting method and device  
A dynamic bus clock rate adjusting method is to be executed by a bus controller and a CPU. The bus controller is coupled with a bus that is coupled with a plurality of slave devices. The method...
8874815 Communication protocol system and method for a distributed architecture heating, ventilation and air conditioning network  
The disclosure provides an HVAC data processing and communication network and a method of manufacturing the same. In an embodiment, a system device configured for use in the network includes a...
8867369 Input/output connection device, information processing device, and method for inspecting input/output device  
An input/output connection device includes a generating section which generates an inspection packet that has a tag that uniquely identifies the packet, a transmitting section which transmits the...
8868807 Communication system, master node, and slave node  
In a communication system, a bus allows information to be communicated thereon as signals. Each of the signals has an electrical dominant level thereon and an electrical recessive level thereon....
8862801 Handling atomic operations for a non-coherent device  
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for receiving a non-coherent atomic request from a device coupled to an agent via a non-coherent link, accessing a mapping table of the...
8856414 Determining required software components for SCSI system initialization  
A method is included for loading a main loadable file and at least one optional loadable file during initialization of a computer system. The method includes loading a main loadable file which...
8848732 Method of controlling connection between nodes in digital interface  
A method of controlling connection between nodes in a digital interface whereby a first node that is a master node determines a second node to be the master and controls a point-to-point...
8850287 Methods and apparatus for zone group identifier replacement in fast context switching enhanced serial attached SCSI expanders  
Methods and apparatus for enabling FCS and zoning operations in an enhanced SAS expander. Features and aspects hereof provide for enhanced logic within a SAS expander to detect receipt of an SAF...
8832843 Storage devices with secure debugging capability and methods of operating the same  
A device includes a first bus, a second bus, a processor configured to communicate with a storage circuit through the first bus and to communicate with a debug host through the second bus and a...
8831029 Flexibly integrating endpoint logic into varied platforms  
An integrated endpoint having a virtual port coupled between an upstream fabric and an integrated device fabric that includes a multi-function logic to handle various functions for one or more...
8832482 Image forming apparatus for forming image on sheet  
The power supply unit supplies operating power for operating the image forming unit and the first communication interface. The setting control unit stores continuation setting information in the...