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Ugochukwu Charles Njoku, Frank W Brice Jr, David Craddock, Richard K Errickson, Mark S Farrell, Charles W Gainey Jr, Donald W Schmidt, Gustav E Sittmann III: Information handling system with virtualized I/O adapter ports. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, October 20, 2009: US07606965 (41 worldwide citation)

A communication port of a communications interface of an information handling system comprises a plurality of virtual ports. A first command is issued to obtain information indicating a number of images of virtual ports supportable by the communications interface. A second command is then issued req ...


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David Craddock, Charles W Gainey Jr, Beth A Glendening, Thomas A Gregg, Ugochukwu C Njoku: Operating system notification of actions to be taken responsive to adapter events. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Blanche E Schiller Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, August 6, 2013: US08505032 (12 worldwide citation)

Notification of hardware actions to be taken responsive to hardware events is facilitated. An operating system coupled, but external to, the hardware notifies firmware of the hardware action to be taken.


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Anthony F Coneski, David Craddock, Charles W Gainey Jr, Beth A Glendening, Thomas A Gregg, Ugochukwu C Njoku, Peter K Szwed: Managing processing associated with hardware events. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Blanche E Schiller Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, August 13, 2013: US08510599 (3 worldwide citation)

Detection, notification and/or processing of events, such as errors associated with adapters, are facilitated. Hardware detects an event, places one or more adapters in an error state to prevent access to/from the adapters, and notifies the operating system of the event.


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Anthony F Coneski, David Craddock, Charles W Gainey Jr, Beth A Glendening, Thomas A Gregg, Ugochukwu C Njoku: Discovery by operating system of information relating to adapter functions accessible to the operating system. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Blanche E Schiller Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, December 31, 2013: US08621112 (2 worldwide citation)

A tiered discovery capability is employed to obtain attributes regarding adapters of an I/O configuration. The first tier obtains a list of the adapter functions accessible to an operating system; the second tier obtains attributes regarding a selected adapter function of the list of adapter functio ...


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Robert J Dugan, John R Flanagan, Giles R Frazier, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci, Kenneth M Trowell, Harry M Yudenfriend: Transfer of error-analysis and statistical data in a fibre channel input/output system. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Kenneth R Corsello, January 29, 2008: US07324455 (2 worldwide citation)

A computer Input/Output system having a fabric, a control unit (CU) and a host computer including a channel, the channel having a channel port connected by a first link to a channel neighbor port of the fabric, and the control unit having a CU port connected by a second link to a CU neighbor port on ...


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Robert J Dugan, John R Flanagan, Giles R Frazier, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci, Kenneth M Trowell, Harry M Yudenfriend: Transfer of error-analysis and statistical data in a fibre channel input/output system. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, March 9, 2010: US07675865

A computer Input/Output system having a fabric, a control unit (CU) and a host computer including a channel, the channel having a channel port connected by a first link to a channel neighbor port of the fabric, and the control unit having a CU port connected by a second link to a CU neighbor port on ...


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Robert J Dugan, John R Flanagan, Giles R Frazier, Matthew J Kalos, Louis W Ricci, Kenneth M Trowell, Harry M Yudenfriend: Transfer of error-analysis and statistical data after retry in a fibre channel input/output system. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, October 27, 2009: US07609643

A computer Input/Output system having a fabric, a control unit (CU) and a host computes including a channel, the channel having a channel port connected by a first link to a channel neighbor port of the fabric, and the control unit having a CU port connected by a second link to a CU neighbor port on ...


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Ingo Aller, Veit Gernhoefer, Joachim Keinert, Thomas Ludwig: Method and device for automated layer generation for double-gate FinFET designs. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini, January 1, 2008: US07315994 (114 worldwide citation)

In a FinFET integrated circuit design, a combined cell structure contains two single cell structures at a first design hierarchy having fin shapes, the cell structures are placed adjacent to each other. The combined fin shapes of the two single cell structures at the first design hierarchy lead to a ...


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Richard Michael Rogers, Konrad Charles Lagarde: WWW client server dynamic interactive system method. International Business Machines Corporation, Lynn L Augspurger, John E Campbell, August 5, 2003: US06604135 (103 worldwide citation)

A control program agent at a Web server receives a browser request by way of a server side API and fulfills requests as an agent of the browser client. Program capsules are utilized by distributed integration solution (DIS) servers for retrieving, from a database gateway coupled to a plurality of da ...


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Scott M Carlson, Greg A Dyck, Tan Lu, Kenneth J Oakes, Dale F Riedy Jr, William J Rooney, John S Trotter, Leslie W Wyman, Harry M Yudenfriend: Emulation of extended input/output measurement block facilities. International Business Machines Corporation, John E Campbell, October 6, 2009: US07600053 (72 worldwide citation)

An Extended Input/output (I/O) measurement block facility is emulated. The facility provides for the collection of relevant I/O measurement data, and the storing for later efficient retrieval of that data in an extended measurement block. The stored data relates to the performance of an I/O subchann ...



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