Matches 1 - 50 out of 52 1 2 >


Match Document Document Title
9038076 Debug in a multicore architecture  
A method of monitoring thread execution within a multicore processor architecture which comprises a plurality of interconnected processor elements for processing the threads, the method comprising...
8543794 Adaptive integrated circuitry with heterogenous and reconfigurable matrices of diverse and adaptive computational units having fixed, application specific computational elements  
The present invention concerns a new category of integrated circuitry and a new methodology for adaptive or reconfigurable computing. The preferred IC embodiment includes a plurality of...
8543795 Adaptive integrated circuitry with heterogeneous and reconfigurable matrices of diverse and adaptive computational units having fixed, application specific computational elements  
The present invention concerns a new category of integrated circuitry and a new methodology for adaptive or reconfigurable computing. The preferred IC embodiment includes a plurality of...
8533431 Adaptive integrated circuitry with heterogeneous and reconfigurable matrices of diverse and adaptive computational units having fixed, application specific computational elements  
The present invention concerns a new category of integrated circuitry and a new methodology for adaptive or reconfigurable computing. The preferred IC embodiment includes a plurality of...
8447988 Hash processing using a processor  
In certain embodiments, a digital signal processor (DSP) has multiple arithmetic logic units and a register module. The DSP is adapted to generate a message digest H from a message M in accordance...
8415978 State machine for generating a pulse width modulation (PWM) waveform  
A state machine for generating signals configured for generating different signals according to the current state of the machine. The state machine is configured to change state both as a function...
8289048 State transitioning clock gating  
In some embodiments, new clock gating approaches, referred hereafter as State Transition Gating (STG) methods and circuits are provided. In areas of circuit designs including sequential elements,...
7930524 Method for executing a 32-bit flat address program during a system management mode interrupt  
A method and system for executing 32-bit flat address programs during a System Management Interrupt. The system provides a 16-bit SMI routine that is given control when an SMI occurs. That routine...
7656195 Latch circuit, flip-flop circuit including the same, and logic circuit  
Disclosed herein is a latch circuit including a switching circuit for switching output/non-output of an externally inputted external signal based on a predetermined control signal, a state...
7590822 Tracking an instruction through a processor pipeline  
Method and apparatus for indicating to a coprocessor when the coprocessor can update internal register content thereof without negative repercussion to a processor is described. A controller is...
7577952 Common state sequences in a finite state machine  
A state machine may have a sequence that is called by multiple threads within the state machine. Prior to calling the sequence, an address specific to the current state is stored in an address...
7493447 System and method for caching sequential programs  
Methods and related computer program products, systems, and devices for using a NAND flash as a program ROM are disclosed.
7444500 Method for executing a 32-bit flat address program during a system management mode interrupt  
A method and system for executing 32-bit flat address programs during a System Management Interrupt. The system provides a 16-bit SMI routine that is given control when an SMI occurs. That routine...
7389407 Central control system and method for using state information to model inflight pipelined instructions  
A method and apparatus to control logic sections of a pipeline instruction processor is disclosed. A state machine is provided that models the flow of instructions through the pipeline. The state...
7348799 System and method for generating a trigger signal  
One disclosed embodiment may comprise an application specific integrated circuit (ASIC). The ASIC includes memory that stores condition data defining conditions for enabling transitions among a...
6990570 Processor with a computer repeat instruction  
A processing engine, such as a digital signal processor, includes an execution mechanism, a repeat count register and a repeat count index register. The execution mechanism is operable for a...
6865425 State machine for a pulse output function  
At least one exemplary embodiment comprises a system comprising an arithmetic logic unit; a memory comprising a pre-computed table of target pulse widths, changes in pulse width, and pulse counts...
6775832 Method and apparatus for a layer structure directory for common hardware interface modules  
An invention is disclosed for a layer structure that facilitates configuring a Fiber Channel driver. In one embodiment, the layer structure includes a hardware layer directory that includes code...
6757818 Programmable microcontroller for controlling multichannel sequences of states to be processed in each processing period  
A programmable controller for controlling a multi-channel sequential processing of states based on a prescribed state transitions. The microcontroller has a state register for each of the channels...
6643770 Branch misprediction recovery using a side memory  
A mispredicted path side memory is configured to be coupled to a stage in an instruction pipeline. As instructions advance through the pipeline, a result from the stage is stored into the...
6505294 Direct control of operation blocks using operand signal of control instruction as extension to instruction set in a hardwired control processor  
A processor is provided with a set of instructions formed, in general, of an operation section and an operand section. For a special control instruction, the operand section is transmitted to the...
6381328 ETSI intelligent network capability set 1 intelligent network application protocol service switching point finite state machine  
A finite state machine that implements the ETSI Intelligent Network Capability Set 1 for INAP protocol using a first finite state machine connected to a second finite state machine. To accomplish...
6279068 Set of two memories on the same monolithic integrated circuit  
Two different types of memory are integrated on the same type of integrated circuit. A microcontroller is associated with each of these memories. In order that the independence of operation of...
6223277 Data processing circuit with packed data structure capability  
A packed data structure processor (25) is disclosed. The packed data structure processor (25) includes a register file (24) of multiple registers (REG0 through REG31), each of which is connected...
6219723 Method and apparatus for moderating current demand in an integrated circuit processor  
A system and method for thermal overload detection and protection for a processor which allows the processor to run at near maximum potential for the vast majority of its execution life. This is...
6216221 Method and apparatus for expanding instructions  
A microprocessor includes a decoder, a queue, and a renamer. The decoder is adapted to receive a program instruction and decode the program instruction to provide a first decoded instruction. The...
6205512 Set of two memories on the same monolithic integrated circuit  
Two different types of memory are integrated on the same type of integrated circuit. A microcontroller is associated with each of these memories. In order that the independence of operation of...
5964866 Elastic self-timed interface for data flow elements embodied as selective bypass of stages in an asynchronous microprocessor pipeline  
The invention relates to a processor having a data flow unit for processing data in a plurality of steps. In one version, the data flow unit includes a plurality of consecutive stages which...
5948106 System for thermal overload detection and prevention for an integrated circuit processor  
A system and method for thermal overload detection and protection for a processor which allows the processor to run at near maximum potential for the vast majority of its execution life. This is...
5940006 Enhanced uplink modulated backscatter system  
A Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) duplex radio communication system uses an Interrogator to generate a first radio signal by modulating a first information signal onto a radio carrier signal...
5937177 Control structure for a high-speed asynchronous pipeline  
Apparatus is disclosed for asynchronously controlling a pipeline. The control circuitry includes an alternating chain of control circuits and detection circuits. When a full control circuit...
5826096 Minimal instruction set computer architecture and multiple instruction issue method  
A minimal instruction set computer architecture (hyperscalar computer architecture) comprises a central memory, an instruction buffer, a control unit, an I/O control unit, a plurality of...
5623680 Finite state machine for process control  
A model of a finite state machine suited for implementation in a microcomputer includes logical specifications stored in memory which determine whether a change of outputs should be effected in...
5600845 Integrated circuit computing device comprising a dynamically configurable gate array having a microprocessor and reconfigurable instruction execution means and method therefor  
An integrated circuit computing device is comprised of a dynamically configurable Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA). This gate array is configured to implement a RISC processor and a...
5588118 Single chip dual processor  
A single chip dual processor is implemented combining a microcontroller and digital signal processor. An unitary instruction set is utilized for programming both processors in one source program...
5519873 Apparatus for switching digital command execution between a general purpose microprocessor and dedicted execution logic  
Apparatus for transferring control of digital command execution from dedicated digital logic to an off chip microprocessor. A command register receives said digital commands. A decoder connected...
4697250 Flexible computer control unit  
Disclosed is a control unit including a flexible decoder unit providing control patterns for controlling functional units in data processing equipment. The control unit includes hardwired decoder...
4575794 Clocking mechanism for multiple overlapped dynamic programmable logic arrays used in a digital control unit  
A clocking mechanism is provided for multiple overlapped dynamic programmable logic arrays which are used in a digital control unit wherein a sequence of control words are used to produce...
4179736 Microprogrammed computer control unit capable of efficiently executing a large repertoire of instructions for a high performance data processing unit  
A cache oriented pipeline data processing unit includes an execution unit, apparatus for fetching data and instructions, hardware decoder and sequencing circuits and a microprogrammed control...
4161026 Hardware controlled transfers to microprogram control apparatus and return via microinstruction restart codes  
A microprogrammed pipeline data processing unit includes a first control store, a second control store and a plurality of hardware sequence control circuits. The first control store includes a...
3872447 Computer control system using microprogramming and static/dynamic extension of control functions thru hardwired logic matrix  
A digital electronic data processing system having a read only storage memory for executing microoperation commands is provided with a logical sequence matrix which becomes operative when needed....
3475731 DUAL CONTROL APPARATUS IN DATA PROCESSING EQUIPMENT  
3372380 Data handling apparatus  
1,105,241. Digital computers. AUTOMATIC TELEPHONE & ELECTRIC CO. Ltd. 4 Sept., 1964 [20 Sept., 1963], No. 37141/63. Heading G4A. Control signals for the execution of computer micro-orders are...
3368205 Control apparatus in a data processing system  
3345611 Control signal generator for a computer apparatus  
968,996. Computer sequencers. MINNEAPOLIS-HONEYWELL REGULATOR CO. Sept. 27,1960[Sept.30 1959],No. 33186/60. Heading G4A. A computor control sequencer comprises saturable magnetic cores 1 to 20...
3290657 Sequence control circuit  
3252146 Computer  
920,483. Digital electric calculating-apparatus. TELEFUNKEN PATENTVERWERTUNGS-G.m.b.H. Sept. 8, 1961 [Sept. 10, 1960], No. 32325/61. Class 106 (1). A microprogramming arrangement for a digital...
3251038 Data processing system  
979, 817. Digital computers. RADIO CORPORATION OF AMERICA. June 4,1962 [June 12, 1961], No. 21564/62. Heading G4A. In a computer control system in which the contents of a register control the...
3162840 Electronic data processing machine control  
966,189. Digital electric calculators. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION. March 6, 1961 [June 6, 1960], No. 8002/61. Heading G4A. A distinction is made between the performance of...
3142041 Control apparatus for digital computer  

Matches 1 - 50 out of 52 1 2 >