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Jonathan Lee Hanmann, Anil Sareen, Kenneth J Smith: Remotely synchronizing a mobile terminal by adapting ordering and filtering synchronization rules based on a users operation of the mobile terminal. Western Digital Ventures, Jason T Evans Esq, Howard H Sheerin Esq, April 4, 2006: US07024491 (259 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for remotely synchronizing a mobile terminal to a target computer is disclosed. A user's operation of the mobile terminal is monitored and a computer program is executed for adapting ordering and filtering synchronization rules in response to the user's operation of the mobile ...


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Michael K Eneboe, Andrew D Hospodor: Isochronous switched fabric network. Western Digital Ventures, Howard H Sheerin Esq, February 21, 2006: US07002926 (199 worldwide citation)

An isochronous switched fabric network is disclosed comprising a plurality of interconnected switched nodes forming multiple dimensions, each switched node comprising an upstream port and a downstream port for each dimension, each upstream and downstream port comprising an input port and an output p ...


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Christopher L Hamlin: Secure disk drive comprising a secure drive key and a drive ID for implementing secure communication over a public network. Western Digital Ventures, Howard H Sheerin Esq, May 8, 2007: US07215771 (192 worldwide citation)

A secure disk drive is disclosed comprising a disk for storing data, and an input for receiving an encrypted message from a client disk drive, the encrypted message comprising ciphertext data and a client drive ID identifying the client disk drive. The secure disk drive comprises a secure drive key ...


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Charles W Frank Jr, Thomas D Hanan, Wally Szeremeta: Integrated computer module with airflow accelerator. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara, March 19, 2002: US06359779 (178 worldwide citation)

The invention is an integrated computer module having a cooling tunnel which efficiently cools a microprocessor or other heat generating component on a main PCBA inside of the module. The module includes its own cooling fan so that the module can safely and effectively operate with high power microp ...


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Jonathan Lee Hanmann, Anil Sareem, Kenneth J Smith: Caching advertising information in a mobile terminal to enhance remote synchronization and wireless internet browsing. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara Esq, Howard H Sheerin Esq, November 30, 2004: US06826614 (170 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for transmitting advertising information comprising a plurality of banner ads to a mobile terminal over a first connection during a synchronization session and storing the advertising information in a local memory of the mobile terminal. A web page is transmitted ...


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Matthew W Milne, Vu L Luu, Xuejian Fu, Michael S Rothberg: System and method for performing disk drive diagnostics and restoration using a host-inaccessible hidden partition. Western Digital Ventures, Won Tae C Kim Esq, Milad G Shara Esq, Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker, March 23, 2004: US06711660 (169 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing disk drive diagnostics and restoration using a host-inaccessible partition are disclosed. The system includes a disk drive including: a host-accessible user partition; a host-inaccessible hidden partition independent of the host-accessible user partition; and a dis ...


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Charles W Frank Jr, Thomas D Hanan, Wally Szeremeta: Integrated computer module. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara, May 14, 2002: US06389499 (168 worldwide citation)

The invention is an integrated computer module (ICM) for connection to a host connector means in a host assembly that has a DC voltage supply and that is connected to or contains a display. The ICM uniquely includes an EMI enclosure, a fan, a computing subsystem, and a module connector. In more deta ...


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Michael K Eneboe, Andrew D Hospodor: Converting asynchronous packets into isochronous packets for transmission through a multi-dimensional switched fabric network. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara Esq, Howard H Sheerin Esq, June 1, 2004: US06744772 (168 worldwide citation)

A switched node for use in a multi-dimensional switched fabric network is disclosed. The switched node comprises adapter circuitry connected to receive asynchronous and isochronous packets from an external entity. Each asynchronous packet comprises destination node routing information and data, and ...


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Andrew D Hospodor, Christopher L Hamlin: Switched node comprising a disk controller with integrated multi-port switching circuitry. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara Esq, Howard H Sheerin Esq, February 24, 2004: US06697914 (166 worldwide citation)

A switched node is disclosed for use in a switched fabric network. The switched node comprises a disk and a head actuated over the disk. An integrated disk controller within the switched node comprises more than two bi-directional ports for simultaneously transmitting data in multiple directions thr ...


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Lawrence J Dalphy, Thomas R Harbert, David M Smith: Internet-implemented method supporting component repair services. Western Digital Ventures, Milad G Shara Esq, Howard H Sheerin Esq, April 15, 2003: US06550021 (166 worldwide citation)

An internet-implemented method of supports a component repair service. The service is rendered for a component of a computer that has an interface for communicating with a web site via the internet. While communicating via the internet, the computer operates under a first operating system that has a ...