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Bruce Young, Rick Coulson: Intelligent bus bridge for input/output subsystems in a computer system. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 20, 1996: US05548730 (139 worldwide citation)

An intelligent bus bridge contained in a single integrated circuit chip is disclosed along with computer systems and server systems that employ intelligent input/output subsystems. The intelligent bus bridge includes a local processor coupled for communication over a local component bus, a local mem ...


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Bruce Young: System for PCI slots expansion using asynchronous PCI-to-PCI bridge with clock generator for providing clock signal to the expansion mother board and expansion side of bridge. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, December 9, 1997: US05696949 (84 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for providing PCI slot expansion. An asynchronous PCI to PCI bridge for insertion into a host PCI slot is coupled via a cabled PCI bus to an expansion module. The bridge establishes two distinct time domains. An expansion clock signal is generated and its timing matched for c ...


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Byron Gillespie, Marc Goldschmidt, Terry Sych, Bruce Young: Method and apparatus for interfacing a device compliant to a first bus protocol to an external bus having a second bus protocol and for providing virtual functions through a multi-function intelligent bridge. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 12, 1998: US05751975 (74 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for interfacing a device which is compliant to a first bus protocol to a second bus having a second protocol and for providing virtual functions through an intelligent bridge. The interface apparatus is coupled to the first bus and the second bus. The interface device detects ...


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Thomas Y Sakoda, Bruce Young: Method & apparatus for displaying pixels from a multi-format frame buffer. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, September 24, 1996: US05559954 (72 worldwide citation)

A host processor system is capable of executing a plurality of application programs and generating multi-format pixels for display on a computer display monitor in accordance with the application programs. The host processor system also generates a format map comprising a plurality of format identif ...


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Nicholas Wade, Mark Lalich, Bruce Young: Method and apparatus for providing deterministic read access to main memory in a computer system. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 18, 1997: US05613075 (68 worldwide citation)

A method for guaranteeing access to a bus master for reads of main memory in a bridge circuit for joining a host processor, main memory, and a PCI bus, by detecting a read with data posted in the posted write buffer, disabling the posted write buffer, disabling access by the host processor for a sel ...


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Vladimir G Shmunis, Vlad Vendrow, Bruce Young: Message preview control. RingCentral, Kokka & Backus PC, March 13, 2012: US08134727 (56 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention relate generally to computing devices and systems, as well as software, computer programs, applications, and user interfaces, and more particularly, to systems, devices and methods to facilitate message preview control. For example, the method may include generating repr ...


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Byron Gillespie, Scott Tetrick, Bruce Young: Programmable PCI interrupt routing mechanism. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 15, 1999: US05913045 (55 worldwide citation)

An element of a multi-functional device that integrates a high performance processor into a PCI to PCI bus bridge (P2P). The invention is part of a design that consolidates a high performance processor (the local processor) and other processing elements into a single system which utilizes a local me ...


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Bruce Young, Dave Carson, Norman Rasmussen, Stephen Fischer, Jeffrey Rabe: Bus arbitration with master unit controlling bus and locking a slave unit that can relinquish bus for other masters while maintaining lock on slave unit. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 14, 1995: US05467295 (51 worldwide citation)

A computer bus that enables bus mastering agents to send/receive a burst of data to/from a slave agent without determining in advance the number of data words to be transferred, or even the maximum number of data words that could be transferred. Either the master, the slave, or the bus arbiter can t ...


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George Hayek, Ali S Oztaskin, Brian Langendorf, Bruce Young: Integrated bus bridge and memory controller that enables data streaming to a shared memory of a computer system using snoop ahead transactions. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 13, 1997: US05630094 (45 worldwide citation)

A computer system having an integrated bus bridge and memory controller circuit and method for enabling access to a shared memory with high bandwidth data streaming are disclosed. The integrated bus bridge and memory controller circuit performs a series of snoop ahead transactions over a first bus d ...


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Bruce Young, Norm Rasmussen, Brad Hosler: Method and apparatus for interrupting a processor by a PCI peripheral across an hierarchy of PCI buses. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 23, 1998: US05771387 (44 worldwide citation)

A number of remote I/O ICUs, enhanced PCI--PCI bridges, and an ICC bus interface unit are distributively provided to a computer system having a processor and an hierarchy of PCI buses for facilitating PCI agents coupled to the lower level PCI buses to interrupt the processor during operation. The re ...