Adriaan van de Ven, Marcel Holtmann: Domain name system lookup latency reduction. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, June 28, 2011: US07970940 (94 worldwide citation)

A technique to reduce the latency of a remote DNS lookup operation is disclosed. More specifically, a machine-readable medium, method, device, and system are described that scan a document when it is retrieved from the Internet. The scan takes place for one or more patterns, where each pattern denot ...

Michael Kozuch, Stephen Chou, Erik Cota Robles, Stalinselvaraj Jeyasingh, Alain Kagi, Gilbert Neiger, Sebastian Schoenberg, Richard Uhlig: Mechanism for providing power management through virtualization. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, May 29, 2007: US07225441 (60 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a method for providing power management via virtualization includes monitoring the utilization of a host platform device by one or more virtual machines and managing power consumption of the host platform device based on the results of monitoring.

Stephen J Tolopka: Method for automatically installing and updating drivers. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, June 20, 2006: US07065769 (30 worldwide citation)

A method comprising automatic installation of device drives in which an operating system or other device installation code obtains a unique identifier from a device, uses that unique identifier to locate a driver for the device, downloads the driver from that location, and completes the installation ...

Vincent J Zimmer, Yasser Rasheed: Hypervisor runtime integrity support. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, June 14, 2011: US07962738 (24 worldwide citation)

A method and system are disclosed. In one embodiment the method includes computing, during runtime, an active hash value of a hypervisor on a computer platform using an authenticated integrity agent. The method also includes comparing the active hash value to a registered hash reference value. The m ...

Tsvika Kurts, Alon Naveh, Efraim Rotem, Brad M Dendinger, Jorge P Rodriguez, Ernest Knoll, David I Poisner: Method and apparatus for controlling power management state transitions. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, April 22, 2008: US07363523 (23 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit device, such as a processor initiates a transition to a first power management state. The device then receives a request to exit the first power management state and, in response exits the first power management state at the highest of a reference operating voltage, such as a m ...

Vaughn S Iverson: Method and apparatus for providing a location based appliance personality. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, October 18, 2005: US06957075 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for providing an appliance personality is presented comprising ascertaining a current location/location type for the electronic appliance, selecting a suitable electronic appliance personality based, at least in part, on the ascertained location/location type of the electronic appliance and ...

Naveed Khan: High speed buffered level-up shifters. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, May 8, 2007: US07215146 (20 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention include apparatus with a level-up shifter including a comparator having a pair of cross coupled PFETs with sources coupled to an I/O power supply and gates coupled to each other's drain, and a differential pair of NFETs with sources coupled to ground and gates respective ...

Bryan L Spry, Christopher P Mozak, Stanley S Kulick: Memory link training. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, February 8, 2011: US07886174 (19 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method are disclosed. In one embodiment, the apparatus trains a memory link using a signal alignment unit. The signal alignment unit aligns a read data strobe signal that is transmitted on the link with the center of a read data eye transmitted on the link. Next, the signal alignmen ...

Andre Schaefer: Fast data eye retraining for a memory. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, October 11, 2011: US08037375 (15 worldwide citation)

A method, device, and system are disclosed. In one embodiment method includes determining a left edge and right edge of a valid data eye for a memory. The method continues by periodically checking the left and right edges for movement during operation of the memory. If movement is detected, the meth ...

Terrance J Dishongh: Methods and apparatus for efficiently tracking activity using radio frequency identification. Intel Corporation, Derek J Reynolds, February 16, 2010: US07663490 (14 worldwide citation)

A wearable data processing system includes a high power radio module and a low power radio module. The high power radio module may retrieve data from radio frequency identifier (RFID) tags. The low power radio module may transmit data to a base station data pertaining to the detected RFID tags. The ...