06523098 is referenced by 15 patents.

In one embodiment, a method and apparatus for servicing a request for an opportunistic operation to a memory subsystem includes an enabling signal that is generated to service the request for the opportunistic operation according to any combination of the following information: availability of resources of the memory subsystem, status of pending requests for a high priority operation, and status of the request for the opportunistic operation.

Title
Mechanism for efficient low priority write draining
Application Number
9/469676
Publication Number
6523098 (B1)
Application Date
December 22, 1999
Publication Date
February 18, 2003
Inventor
Andrew V Anderson
Portland
OR, US
Agent
Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman
US
Assignee
Intel Corporation
CA, US
IPC
G06F 12/00
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