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IT Automation Appliance Imaging System and Method
A system, method, and computer program product for harvesting an image from a local disk of a managed endpoint to an image library is provided. In an embodiment...
METHOD AND APPARATUS TO MINIMIZE COMPUTER APPARATUS INITIAL PROGRAM LOAD
AND EXIT/SHUT DOWN PROCESSING
A method to reduce and thereby improve the initial program load time of a computing apparatus operating system and thus provides for near instantaneous user...
COMPUTER SYSTEM, METHOD FOR BOOTING A COMPUTER SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR
REPLACING A COMPONENT
The invention relates to a computer system (1) including a system component (2) having at least one processor (5) and also at least one non-volatile memory chip...
System and Method for Personalizing Devices
A system and method for personalizing a device is disclosed herein. A user configures a plurality of settings associated with a device. Each setting is...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING INFORMATION TO A SUBSEQUENT OPERATING
A method for transferring execution to a subsequent operating system. The method includes rebooting a computer system. Rebooting the computer system includes...
COMPUTER AND METHOD FOR MANAGING COMPUTER
A computer includes a control module and a basic input and output system (BIOS) storage module. The BIOS storage module stores BIOS programs. The BIOS storage...
INTEGRATED CIRCUIT DEVICE CONFIGURATION
Various embodiments include an integrated circuit (IC) device having a conductive contact, and a circuit to determine a resistance value of a circuit path...
Look-Ahead Hardware Wake-and-Go Mechanism
A hardware wake-and-go mechanism is provided for a data processing system. The wake-and-go mechanism looks ahead in the instruction stream of a thread for...
PAUSE PROCESSOR HARDWARE THREAD UNTIL PIN
A system and method for enhancing performance of a computer which includes a computer system including a data storage device. The computer system includes a...
MULTI-INPUT AND BINARY REPRODUCIBLE, HIGH BANDWIDTH FLOATING POINT ADDER
IN A COLLECTIVE NETWORK
To add floating point numbers in a parallel computing system, a collective logic device receives the floating point numbers from computing nodes. The collective...
PROCESSOR RESUME UNIT
A system for enhancing performance of a computer includes a computer system having a data storage device. The computer system includes a program stored in the...
Look-Ahead Wake-and-Go Engine With Speculative Execution
A wake-and-go mechanism is provided for a microprocessor. The wake-and-go mechanism looks ahead in the instruction stream of a thread for programming idioms...
INSTRUCTION SET EXTENSION USING 3-BYTE ESCAPE OPCODE
A method, apparatus and system are disclosed for decoding an instruction in a variable-length instruction set. The instruction is one of a set of new types of...
Programming Idiom Accelerators
A wake-and-go mechanism may be a programming idiom accelerator. As a processor fetches instructions, the programming idiom accelerator may look ahead to...
DATA PROCESSING DEVICE AND PARALLEL PROCESSING UNIT
A data processing device in which parallel processing elements can efficiently perform processing is provided. A parallel processing module includes plural...
MULTI-CORE SYSTEM AND DATA TRANSFER METHOD
According to one embodiment, each of routers includes: a cache mechanism that stores data transferred to the other routers or processor elements; and a unit...
MAXIMIZED MEMORY THROUGHPUT ON PARALLEL PROCESSING DEVICES
In parallel processing devices, for streaming computations, processing of each data element of the stream may not be computationally intensive and thus...
EMBEDDING GLOBAL BARRIER AND COLLECTIVE IN A TORUS NETWORK
Embodiments of the invention provide a method, system and computer program product for embedding a global barrier and global interrupt network in a parallel...
DATA PROCESSING DEVICE AND MEMORY PROTECTION METHOD OF SAME
A memory protection method includes setting a memory area in at least one address setting register; setting a trap type in a trap type setting register...
TLB EXCLUSION RANGE
A system and method for accessing memory are provided. The system comprises a lookup buffer for storing one or more page table entries, wherein each of the one...
EXECUTION OF DATAFLOW JOBS
A method, system and computer program product for storing data in memory. An example system includes at least one multistage application configured to generate...
Secure Processing Unit Systems and Methods
A hardware Secure Processing Unit (SPU) is described that can perform both security functions and other information appliance functions using the same set of...
Securing non-volatile data in an embedded memory device
The various embodiments of the invention relate generally to semiconductors and memory technology. More specifically, the various embodiment and examples of the...
DATA STORAGE SYSTEM
A data storage system comprising a server computer and a data storage medium. The server computer includes an interface, such as an iSCSI interface, for...
DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM HAVING A PLURALITY OF STORAGE SYSTEMS
It is an object of the present invention to conduct data transfer or data copying between a plurality of storage systems, without affecting the host computer of...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REDUCING LATENCY TIME WITH CLOUD SERVICES
A system and method for reducing service latency includes dividing an information technology service for a customer into an infrastructure management service...
USING THE CHANGE-RECORDING FEATURE FOR POINT-IN-TIME-COPY TECHNOLOGY TO
PERFORM MORE EFFECTIVE BACKUPS
A method for using a change-recording feature to perform more effective backups includes generating an initial point-in-time copy of source data residing in a...
USING DMA FOR COPYING PERFORMANCE COUNTER DATA TO MEMORY
A device for copying performance counter data includes hardware path that connects a direct memory access (DMA) unit to a plurality of hardware performance...
HARDWARE SUPPORT FOR COLLECTING PERFORMANCE COUNTERS DIRECTLY TO MEMORY
Hardware support for collecting performance counters directly to memory, in one aspect, may include a plurality of performance counters operable to collect one...
PRESENTATION OF A READ-ONLY CLONE LUN TO A HOST DEVICE AS A SNAPSHOT OF A
A method, apparatus, and system of presentation of a read-only clone Logical Unit Number (LUN) to a host device as a snapshot of a parent LUN are disclosed. In...
BUFFER MEMORY DEVICE, MEMORY SYSTEM, AND DATA TRANSFER METHOD
This invention may be applied for performing a burst write of write data, and increases efficiency of data transfer to memory. A buffer memory device transfers...
DISTRIBUTED PARALLEL MESSAGING FOR MULTIPROCESSOR SYSTEMS
A method and apparatus for distributed parallel messaging in a parallel computing system. The apparatus includes, at each node of a multiprocessor network,...
TWO DIFFERENT PREFETCHING COMPLEMENTARY ENGINES OPERATING SIMULTANEOUSLY
A prefetch system improves a performance of a parallel computing system. The parallel computing system includes a plurality of computing nodes. A computing node...
PROGRAMMABLE STREAM PREFETCH WITH RESOURCE OPTIMIZATION
A stream prefetch engine performs data retrieval in a parallel computing system. The engine receives a load request from at least one processor. The engine...
Performing High Granularity Prefetch from Remote Memory into a Cache on a
Device without Change in Address
Provided is a method, which may be performed on a computer, for prefetching data over an interface. The method may include receiving a first data prefetch...
TEMPERATURE-AWARE BUFFERED CACHING FOR SOLID STATE STORAGE
A system and method for managing a cache includes monitoring a temperature of regions on a secondary storage based on a cumulative cost to access pages from...
ORDERING OF GUARDED AND UNGUARDED STORES FOR NO-SYNC I/O
A parallel computing system processes at least one store instruction. A first processor core issues a store instruction. A first queue, associated with the...
CACHE MEMORY, MEMORY SYSTEM, AND CONTROL METHOD THEREFOR
A cache memory according to the present invention includes: a first port for input of a command from the processor; a second port for input of a command from a...
EVICT ON WRITE, A MANAGEMENT STRATEGY FOR A PREFETCH UNIT AND/OR FIRST
LEVEL CACHE IN A MULTIPROCESSOR SYSTEM...
In a multiprocessor system with at least two levels of cache, a speculative thread may run on a core processor in parallel with other threads. When the thread...
System and Method to Access a Portion of a Level Two Memory and a Level
A system and method to access data from a portion of a level two memory or from a level one memory is disclosed. In a particular embodiment, the system includes...
STORAGE MANAGEMENT METHOD AND STORAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
There is provided a storage management system capable of utilizing division management with enhanced flexibility and of enhancing security of the entire system,...
METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING AND/OR PROCESSING DATA
At the inputs and/or outputs, memories are assigned to a reconfigurable module to achieve decoupling of internal data processing and in particular decoupling of...
FIBER CHANNEL CONNECTION STORAGE CONTROLLER
A storage system adapted to be coupled to a plurality of host devices via a fibre channel. The storage system including a plurality of storage devices, at least...
STORAGE SYSTEM HAVING FUNCTION OF PERFORMING FORMATTING OR SHREDDING
It is desired to reduce the danger of leakage of data stored in a logical storage device. A storage system has a detection unit and a security processing unit....
TERNARY CONTENT ADDRESSABLE MEMORY EMBEDDED IN A CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT
An arithmetic logic unit (140) improves the processing of information. The arithmetic logic unit (140) includes a register unit (250), a ternary content...
Methods And Apparatus For Demand-Based Memory Mirroring
A method includes determining an amount of memory space in a memory device available for memory mirroring. The method further includes presenting the available...
The present invention eliminates the possibility of problems with viruses, worms, identity theft, and other hazards that may result from the connection of a...
METHODS OF OPERATING A MEMORY SYSTEM
Methods of operating a memory system are useful in facilitating access to data. Where repetitive data patterns are detected among portions of received data, and...
A NAND interface having a reduced pin count configuration, in which all command and address functions and operations of the NAND are provided serially on a...
SYSTEM AND APPARATUS FOR FLASH MEMORY DATA MANAGEMENT
The system and apparatus for managing flash memory data includes a host transmitting data, wherein when the data transmitted from the host have a first time...