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9021475 Systems and methods for SR-IOV pass-thru via an intermediary device  
This disclosure describes a system for Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) pass-thru for network packet processing via a virtualized environment of a device. The system includes a device...
8990838 Aggregate personal computer system  
Described is an aggregate computer system that operates by sharing devices of networked computing machines. A consumer machine uses a real device of a producer machine as a virtual device, by...
8972984 Methods and systems for virtualizing audio hardware for one or more virtual machines  
The present disclosure is directed towards methods and systems for virtualizing audio hardware for one or more virtual machines. A control virtual machine (VM) may translate a first stream of...
8966477 Combined virtual graphics device  
A system comprises a guest graphics subsystem with a combined virtual graphics device that combines underlying emulated virtual graphics device and virtual function of a physical graphics device...
8964213 Communication control method and control program  
In a communication environment in which multiple virtual port drivers use a single communication port, a communication control method enables a first virtual port driver and a second virtual port...
8930968 Method and driver for processing data in a virtualized environment  
A data processing method and driver capable of reducing transactions between operating systems (OS) in a virtualization environment that supports a plurality of operating systems are provided. The...
8907981 Method and system for dynamic composing and creating 3D virtual devices  
The present invention describes a method and system for governing a physical device or application service in a real world through a virtual device in a virtual world. The physical device or...
8881140 Systems and methods for virtualizing software associated with external computer hardware devices  
A method for virtualizing software associated with external computer hardware devices. The method may include maintaining a virtualized device profile associated with an external hardware device...
8875162 Efficient virtualization of input/output completions for a virtual device  
Completion interrupts corresponding to I/O requests issued by a virtual machine guest, which runs on a host platform, are virtualized in such a way that I/O completion interrupts to the requesting...
8868608 System and method for managing a virtual appliance lifecycle  
A system and method for managing a virtual appliance lifecycle is provided. In particular, a hosted web service may provide a collaborative environment for and unified environment for developing,...
8862633 System and method for efficiently building virtual appliances in a hosted environment  
A system and method for efficiently building virtual appliances in a hosted environment is provided. In particular, a plurality of image archives may be stored in a build database, with each image...
8850459 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program  
The present invention relates to an information processing apparatus, in which an operating system (OS) is executable in such a way that a component operable based on administrator's authority can...
8838675 Host-terminal device communication system  
A virtual device residing on a terminal in a host terminal environment is provided. The terminal is in communication with a device. The virtual device comprises a processing module operable to...
8805983 Local externally accessible managed virtual network interface controller  
An information handling system (IHS) includes a processing system operating as a controller. A network interface controller is coupled to the processing system and receives communications from a...
8789070 Local device virtualization  
A system for virtualization of a local device includes a proxy configured to report, to a remote system, a status of a local Universal Serial Bus (“USB”) device of the system, and to receive a...
8782163 Utilizing removable virtual volumes for sharing data on storage area network  
The present disclosure provides data sharing through virtual removable volumes. A virtual volume of a SAN (storage area network) is presented to clients as a virtual removable volume. A...
8776090 Method and system for network abstraction and virtualization for a single operating system (OS)  
A device may abstract access to hardware resources in the device to a single operating system (OS) running in the device utilizing an abstraction layer and a software partition. The abstraction...
8745308 System and method to enhance memory protection for programs in a virtual machine environment  
In a computer system supporting execution of virtualization software and at least one instance of virtual system hardware, an interface is provided into the virtualization software to allow a...
8640039 Information processing apparatus and method  
There is disclosed an information processing method including: a step of displaying a setting window, which includes customizable items, of a device driver; a step of registering items set using...
8627315 Apparatus and method for cooperative guest firmware  
A method and apparatus for cooperative guest firmware are described. In one embodiment, the method includes the launch of a virtual machine (VM) including a guest operating system (OS) and guest...
8621488 Method and apparatus for intercommunications amongst device drivers  
Techniques for intercommunication amongst device drivers are described herein. In one embodiment, an application programming interface (API) is provided by a kernel of an operating system (OS)...
8621123 Device management using virtual interfaces  
Management of data communication between a peripheral device and host computer system is provided. A physical interface for communicating data between a peripheral device and applications...
8601496 Method and system for protocol offload in paravirtualized systems  
Certain aspects of a method and system for protocol offload in paravirtualized systems may be disclosed. Exemplary aspects of the method may include preposting of application buffers to a...
8589952 Dual operating system operation and configuration  
A system and a method are disclosed for device having a first and a second operating system communicatively coupled with each other. The first operating system is configured to manage a state of...
8572610 Patient monitoring system and method of safe operation with third party parameter applications  
The system and method of the present application includes a functional software stack including a type 1 hypervisor running on a single hardware platform. One embodiment of the hardware platform...
8555275 Method and system for enabling an application in a virtualized environment to communicate with multiple types of virtual servers  
A method and system are introduced to enable an application in a virtualized environment to communicate with multiple types of virtual servers (e.g., VMware ESX server, Microsoft Virtual Server,...
8539515 System and method for using virtual machine for driver installation sandbox on remote system  
A method of providing driver functionality including forming an isolated sandbox on a remote computing system; during an attempt to install a host driver in a host OS on a different computing...
8539137 System and method for management of virtual execution environment disk storage  
A method, system and computer program product for storing data of a Virtual Execution Environment (VEE), such as a Virtual Private Server (VPS) or a Virtual Machine, including starting an...
8533812 Systems and methods for securing access to kernel devices  
A computer-implemented method for securing access to kernel devices may include (1) identifying a context proxy privileged to access a secure device interface for a device, (2) receiving a request...
8533745 Efficient virtualization of input/output completions for a virtual device  
Completion interrupts corresponding to I/O requests issued by a virtual machine guest, which runs on a host platform, are virtualized in such a way that I/O completion interrupts to the requesting...
8484653 Mechanism for delayed hardware upgrades in virtualization systems  
A mechanism for delayed hardware upgrades in virtualization systems is disclosed. A method of the invention includes maintaining a delayed hardware upgrade mode that is applicable to one or more...
8478907 Network interface device serving multiple host operating systems  
A network interface device for use with a host computer that includes a host processor and a memory, and which is configured to concurrently run a master operating system and at least one virtual...
8468551 Hypervisor-based data transfer  
In a computer system having memory, at least one processor and a physical input-output adapter, the at least one processor generates logical partitions, including local logical partitions and an...
8429678 Redirecting video to a remote client using a service processor  
Technologies are provided herein for redirecting video data from a host computer to a remote client using a service processor. The service processor exposes a virtual display adapter to the host...
8347063 Method and system for device address translation for virtualization  
A method of improving USB device virtualization is proposed that allows giving virtual machines (VMs) direct access to USB devices with a combination hardware and software solutions. The USB host...
8336061 Driver configuration  
A method and apparatus for performing driver configuration operations without a system reboot is disclosed. In one embodiment, a network server's adapter driver receives a request to change a...
8327059 System and method to enhance memory protection for programs in a virtual machine environment  
In a computer system supporting execution of virtualization software and at least one instance of virtual system hardware, an interface is provided into the virtualization software to allow a...
8320461 Remote resource access interface apparatus  
A remote resource access interface apparatus is provided. A key input unit has keys for generating input key values. A communication unit transmits a connection establishment request message...
8312478 System and method for using virtual machine for driver installation sandbox  
A method, system and computer program product for providing driver functionality in computing system includes installing an operating system on the computing system; forming a plurality of...
8302110 Method of configuration processing of PCI device on virtualization apparatus and computer system  
To simplify the structure and improve the performance of virtualization software. There is provided virtualization unit for capturing a configuration access to a physical device from a virtual...
8291438 Printing for virtualized applications  
Procedures for printing virtualized applications are discussed. In implementations, a spooler is associated with an established virtual environment including a virtualized application. The spooler...
8286162 Delivering interrupts directly to a virtual processor  
Embodiments of apparatuses, methods, and systems for delivering an interrupt to a virtual processor are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes an interface to receive an interrupt...
8265075 Method and apparatus for managing, configuring, and controlling an I/O virtualization device through a network switch  
An apparatus and method bridges frames between entities running on the same server. The server has a physical network interface that supports I/O virtualization. The physical network interface has...
8250352 Isolating workload partition space  
A method, system, and computer usable program product for isolating a workload partition space are provided in the illustrative embodiments. A boot process of a workload partition in a data...
8245243 Transforming device drivers to improve efficiency  
Efficiency is improved for device drivers. A first library is input that includes a first version of the device drivers. First metadata is input that specifies the devices of the computing...
8225336 Method and system of configuring a virtual device  
A method of configuring a virtual device and a system of configuring a virtual device is provided. A plurality of virtual device drivers corresponding to a plurality of specific functions of a...
8225332 Method and system for protocol offload in paravirtualized systems  
Certain aspects of a method and system for protocol offload in paravirtualized systems may be disclosed. Exemplary aspects of the method may include preposting of application buffers to a...
8201190 Sharing a network I/O adapter between logical partitions  
An I/O adapter sharing mechanism in a logically partitioned computer system allows sharing a network I/O adapter between logical partitions in an efficient manner. A first logical partition owns...
8195854 Method and mechanism to provide high availability storage solution by load balancing and fault tolerance support in the storage controller cards and HBAs  
Disclosed is a method and mechanism for virtualizing the resources of multiple physical storage controller cards/HBAs available to a host computer system into a single virtual controller. An...
8179550 Management apparatus for transmitting data to a virtual device and method  
A management apparatus includes a management unit configured to manage information associating each of a plurality of image processing apparatuses constituting a virtual device with a function...

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