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Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Philip L Leichty, Baiju V Patel, Kevin G Plotz, Frank A Schaffa, Marc H Willebeek LeMair: ATM cell scheduler. International Business Machines Corporation, Douglas W Cameron, July 2, 1996: US05533020 (120 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for scheduling the transmission of a number of data streams over a common communications link, where each of the data streams conforms to a corresponding set of flow control parameters. Each of the data streams to be transmitted on the communications link is stored in a corres ...


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Baiju V Patel: Method for securing communications in a pre-boot environment. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, December 4, 2001: US06327660 (101 worldwide citation)

Briefly, one embodiment of the present invention relates to a method comprising the act of providing a communication link between a first electronic system and a second electronic system. Prior to booting of an operating system of the first electronic system, the communication link is secured to pro ...


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Baiju V Patel, Uri Elzur: Technique and apparatus for processing cryptographic services of data in a network system. Intel Corporation, Trop Pruner & Hu P C, May 6, 2008: US07370348 (23 worldwide citation)

A controller for controlling communications between a system and a transport medium includes a receiving circuit to receive data and associated security control information. A first cryptographic engine cryptographically processes the data received from the transport medium based on the security con ...


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Joseph F Cihula, Baiju V Patel: Method and apparatus for strong authentication and proximity-based access retention. Intel Corporation, David L Guglielmi, February 13, 2007: US07178034 (22 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for strong authentication and proximity-based access retention is presented. In this regard, an authentication agent is introduced to securely communicate with a key device associated with a user to identify the user, retrieve credentials for the user, securely communicate a s ...


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Louis P Herzberg, Baiju V Patel, Antonio Ruiz, Frank A Schaffa, Marc H Willebeek LeMair: Method and apparatus for interoperation of FDDI-I and FDDI-II networks. International Business Machines Corporation, Whitham & Marhoefer, January 25, 1994: US05282199 (19 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus allow the interoperability of a token ring packet data network managed by the timed-token protocol (FDDI-I) and a TDM network (FDDI-II) with a given bandwidth allocation assigned to the packet data timed-token protocol. Only a single token is used, and the delay and loss of pa ...


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Baiju V Patel: Method and apparatus for controlling available capabilities of a device. Intel Corporation, Steven P Skabrat, November 13, 2001: US06317849 (14 worldwide citation)

An apparatus within a device, such as an integrated circuit, for controlling available capabilities of the device. The apparatus includes an EEPROM storing a configuration control word having at least one bit, a configuration control mask having at least one bit, and logic to select a first operatin ...


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Gautham N Chinya, Hong Wang, Xiang Zou, James Paul Held, Prashant Sethi, Trung Diep, Anil Aggarwal, Baiju V Patel, Shiv Kaushik, Bryant Bigbee, John Shen, Richard A Hankins, John L Reid: Mechanism to emulate user-level multithreading on an OS-sequestered sequencer. Intel Corporation, Caven & Aghevli, October 5, 2010: US07810083 (13 worldwide citation)

Method, apparatus and system embodiments to provide user-level creation, control and synchronization of OS-invisible “shreds” of execution via an abstraction layer for a system that includes one or more sequencers that are sequestered from operating system control. For at least one embodiment, the a ...


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Hong Wang, Gautham N Chinya, Richard A Hankins, Shivnandan D Kaushik, Bryant Bigbee, John Shen, Per Hammarlund, Xiang Zou, Jason W Brandt, Prashant Sethi, Douglas M Carmean, Baiju V Patel, Scott Dion Rodgers, Ryan N Rakvic, John L Reid, David K Poulsen, Sanjiv M Shah, James Paul Held, James Charles Abel: Sequencer address management. Intel Corporation, David P McAbee, June 22, 2010: US07743233 (12 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are embodiments of a system, methods and mechanism for management and translation of mapping between logical sequencer addresses and physical or logical sequencers in a multi-sequencer multithreading system. A mapping manager may manage assignment and mapping of logical sequencer addresses ...


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Louis P Herzberg, Baiju V Patel, Antonio Ruiz, Frank A Schaffa, Marc H Willebeek LeMair: Apparatus for connecting two fiber distributed data interface rings. International Business Machines Corporation, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, August 9, 1994: US05337311 (10 worldwide citation)

In standard token-based LANs (e.g., FDDI, Token Ring) an equal share of the ring bandwidth is made available to each node. Certain nodes (e.g., bridges, routers, servers) require a larger representation (bandwidth) than other nodes. A surrogate (bridge/router) node is presented which achieves this i ...


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Richard A Hankins, Gautham N Chinya, Hong Wang, Shivnandan D Kaushik, Bryant E Bigbee, John P Shen, Trung A Diep, Xiang Zou, Baiju V Patel, Paul M Petersen, Sanjiv M Shah, Ryan N Rakvic, Prashant Sethi: Mechanism for monitoring instruction set based thread execution on a plurality of instruction sequencers. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 30, 2011: US08010969 (8 worldwide citation)

A technique to monitor software thread performance and update software that issues or uses the thread(s) to reduce performance-inhibiting events. At least one embodiment of the invention uses hardware and/or software timers or counters to monitor various events associated with executing user-level t ...