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8856564 Method and apparatus for power profile shaping using time-interleaved voltage modulation  
Embodiments of an apparatus, system and method are described for dynamically time-interleaving supply voltage modulation to shape a power profile. An apparatus may comprise, for example, a power...
8847557 Mobile terminal and USB dedicated charger determining method thereof  
A method of determining a charger of a mobile terminal, and which includes receiving, via a controller of the mobile terminal, a connection signal indicating the charger is connected to the mobile...
8850240 Branch circuit determination with synchronous correlation  
A method for relating a data processing system with a power branch circuit is provided in the illustrative embodiments. A second signal is combined with a power signal to form a combination...
8850355 Systems and methods for communicating with media modules  
Systems and methods for communicating with media modules associated with a computing device are provided. In this regard, a representative method, among others, includes receiving an input to...
8850247 Power management for a system on a chip (SoC)  
In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for sending a first link handshake signal between a first subsystem and a power management unit (PMU) of a system on a chip (SoC) to...
8850243 Non-intrusive power management  
A method and system for managing power consumption of a pool of computing devices that are logically grouped to provide a common set of functionality is disclosed. One aspect of certain...
8850251 Methods, devices, and mediums associated with controlling a power mode  
An application may receive a request to control a power mode. The power mode may be controlled based on the request and the operational status of the application. In one example, the power mode...
8850234 Power management apparatus and method  
An information processing apparatus and method include measuring power consumptions of devices and outputting power consumption data, receiving operational conditions of the devices for measuring...
8850235 System and method for enabling power over ethernet for legacy devices  
A system and method for enabling power over Ethernet (PoE) for legacy devices. Legacy devices often represent a large installed base of devices. This installed base of devices (e.g., mobile...
8850253 Information processing unit, power-saving management program, and storage medium stored with the power-saving management program  
An information processing unit having an auto power-off function includes a mode setting means for setting one mode from a plurality of pre-prepared modes. The pre-prepared modes include a first...
8850242 Self-powered devices and methods  
The self-powered device is configured to be powered by energy collected from a surrounding environment. The self-powered device includes an energy collector, and a memory having instructions for...
8848362 Fire prevention in a network device with redundant power supplies  
A device may include multiple power supplies that are cooled by a system fan. The power supplies may be cross-connected to supply power to one another and the device may monitor temperatures of...
8850250 Integration of processor and input/output hub  
Methods and apparatus for integration of a processor and an input/output hub are described. In one embodiment, a sideband signal may cause change in a power management state of a processor or an...
8850237 Data processing system power distribution using UPS units selectively coupled to loads by reserve bus based on the load states  
Some embodiments of the inventive subject matter provide a power distribution system for a data processing system. The power distribution system includes a plurality of uninterruptible power...
8850241 Multi-stage power adapter configured to provide low power upon initial connection of the power adapter to the host device and high power thereafter upon notification from the host device to the power adapter  
Multi-stage power adapter techniques are described in which a power adapter for a device is configured to selectively switch between a relatively low power supply and a relatively high power...
8850239 Method of controlling a network computing cluster providing IT-services  
The network computing cluster includes one or more network computing stations and one or more power autarkic network computing stations supplied by one or more associated local power generators....
8850236 Power gating of cores by an SoC  
A method for power gating a core by a SoC is provided. Instruction Pointer information, state of the core, core access information and wake up latency information of the core are used in power...
8850233 Multi-phase voltage regulator module system  
A multi-phase voltage regulator module system includes a VRM and a phase control circuit. The VRM is capable of outputting a load detecting voltage which is direct proportion to the load of the...
8850238 Server rack system with integrated management module connected to first and second network switches to manage operations of rack internal device  
A server rack system includes a first network switch, a second network switch, servers, a rack internal device, and an integrated management module (IMM). Management network ports of baseboard...
8850178 Method and apparatus for establishing safe processor operating points  
A system and method is provided for establishing safe processor operating points. Some embodiments may include a tamper resistant storage element that stores information regarding one or more...
8843923 Information processor, control method, and computer-readable recording medium recording control program  
A computer is provided with a measuring unit that measures elapsed time at a non-access state between one of the guest virtual machines and the devices as a non-access time with respect to each of...
8843776 Method and system of reporting electrical current to a processor  
Reporting electrical current to a processor. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods including providing operational power to a processor at a voltage indicated by the processor...
8843773 System and method for automated service profile placement in a network environment  
A method includes ranking a plurality of servers in a network environment according to power characteristics, and choosing a server from the plurality of servers for placement of a service profile...
8843770 Device charging over USB using a plurality of handshakes  
Charging a device using a plurality of handshakes. A first device may provide a first handshake to a second device. A device of a first device type may be configured to charge its battery without...
8843771 Server rack system with integrated management module therein  
A server rack system includes a management network switch, servers, a power supply unit, fan units, and an integrated management module (IMM). Management network ports of baseboard management...
8843772 Systems and methods for dynamic power allocation in an information handling system environment  
Systems and methods are disclosed that may be implemented to dynamically allocate relative power consumption between a group of multiple information handling system nodes that share a common...
8839258 Load balancing for multi-threaded applications via asymmetric power throttling  
A first execution time of a first thread executing on a first processing unit of a multiprocessor is determined. A second execution time of a second thread executing on a second processing unit of...
8839009 Systems and methods for decimation based over-current control  
The present inventions are related to systems and methods for data processing, and more particularly to systems and methods for power governance in a data processing system. In some such systems...
8839007 Shared non-volatile storage for digital power control  
Systems and methods may be implemented in a power device subsystem topology to provide an arbitration and communication scheme between a single consolidated non-volatile random access (NVRAM)...
8836316 Selectable phase power supply system  
A power supply system to provide power for a central processing unit (CPU) includes a bridge circuit, a pulse width modulation (PWM) controller and a pulse adjusting driver circuit. The bridge...
8839006 Power consumption reduction systems and methods  
Power management systems and methods that facilitate efficient and effective power conservation are presented. In one embodiment a power management method comprises: performing an initiation...
8838998 Circuit personalization  
A method distributes personalized circuits to one or more parties. The method distributes a generic circuit to each party, encrypts a unique personalization value using a secret encryption key,...
8839017 Electronic device and method for detecting power statuses of electronic device  
In a method for detecting power statuses of one or more power supplies in an electronic device. The method detects a power status of each power supply at a first time cycle when a baseboard...
8839008 System and method for detecting configuration of a power sourcing equipment device connected to a powered device by simultaneously measuring voltage at two terminals of a resistor disposed within the powered device  
Provided is a method for detecting a PoE (power over Ethernet) device comprising applying a positive polarity of a first current source to one of a first and second data pairs of an Ethernet...
8832474 Slave circuit of a LIN bus and method for operation  
A slave circuit of a LIN bus and method for operating a slave circuit is provided. The slave circuit includes a receiver circuit that is connected to the bus in order to output bit sequences as a...
8832473 System and method for activating at least one of a plurality of fans when connection of a computer module is detected  
A cloud server system may include a power module, a plurality of first connectors, at least one computer module including a second connector detachably electrically plugged into one of the each...
8831791 Processor cooling management  
Illustrative embodiments provide a computer implemented method, a data processing system, and a computer program product for adjusting cooling settings. The computer implemented method comprises...
8832472 Electronic device and control method for the same that allows an operation that reduces the amount of a greenhouse gas emission to be selectable in its operation stage  
An electronic device includes an input acceptance section that accepts an input of a command that causes any one of a plurality of operation states to be selected; a function section that has a...
8831755 System and method for feedback control  
A system and method for controlling a plant having a minimum phase transfer function P(s) and given an input signal u, the plant having an output y and a plant frequency range comprising a...
8832469 AC-powered in-wall computing device with power-line networking capabilities  
Apparatus and systems provide processing capabilities and power-line networking capabilities. An in-wall computing device has a power connector for receiving an Alternating Current (AC) signal...
8832484 Image forming apparatus and image reading apparatus  
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming unit; a power supply controller controls the image forming apparatus to operate in a power saving mode in which supply of power to the image...
8832486 Method and system for predicting the power consumption of a mobile terminal  
A method of and device for predicting the power consumption of a battery-powered mobile terminal (15) used for carrying out a sequence of user activities. Each user activity involves an...
8832480 Automatic mode switch portable electronic device  
A portable electronic device having automatic power supply mode switching is provided. The portable electronic device includes a micro-sensor and a control circuit. The control circuit controls...
8832475 Programmable power mode sequencer  
A system includes a context file to store multiple contexts corresponding to different power modes of an electronic system, and a domain control device to generate control signals based, at least...
8832468 Power management system for wireless autonomous transducer solutions  
An autonomous transducer system is disclosed. In one aspect, the system includes an energy scavenging module, energy storage module, a load circuit having at least one functional block providing a...
8832471 Power management system utilizing a transaction terminator  
A system comprises a central processing unit (10), an interconnection bus (1), and a plurality of functional modules (11-15, 21) corresponding to distinct power domains and able to communicate...
8832470 Powering universal serial bus systems  
Described embodiments provide for a regulated voltage supply to a Universal Serial Bus (USB) system. The regulator comprises a pass device that might be coupled to a host device providing a bus...
8832476 Power allotment distribution in a data center  
In a computer-implemented method, an electronic communication from a first computing machine is received and includes a power value and one or more priority values. The power value represents a...
8826056 Circuit protection system and method  
A circuit protection system for an electronic system includes a platform control hub (PCH), a PCH power chip connected to the PCH, a basic input output system (BIOS), a control unit, and a power...
8826045 Assessing conditions of power consumption in computer network  
A display apparatus including: a collecting unit that collects power consumption information, wherein the power consumption information shows power consumption of a connecting device, and the...