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Mark W Branstad, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Philip L Leichty, Jeffrey J Lynch, Kevin G Plotz, Lee A Sendelbach, Albert A Slane: Apparatus and method for segmentation and time synchronization of the transmission of multimedia data. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, Owen J Gamon, Pryor A Garnett, July 2, 1996: US05533021 (244 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are provided for transmitting a stream of multimedia digital data over a distribution communications network. A multimedia stream server segments the multimedia digital data stream into data blocks on a first boundary and a second boundary. The first boundary is a set number of ...


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Mark W Branstad, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Phillip L Leichty, Jeffrey J Lynch, Kevin G Plotz, Lee A Sendelbach, Albert A Slane: apparatus and method for segmentation and time synchronization of the transmission of multimedia data. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, July 16, 1996: US05537408 (171 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are provided for transmitting a stream of multimedia digital data over a distribution communications network. A multimedia stream server segments the multimedia digital data stream into data blocks on a first boundary and a second boundary. The first boundary is a set number of ...


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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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Mark F Turner, Jonathan W Byrn, Jeffrey S Brown: Cell library management for power optimization. LSI Corporation, Christopher P Maiorana PC, February 24, 2009: US07496867 (92 worldwide citation)

A method of managing a cell library regarding power optimization is disclosed. The method generally includes the steps of (A) reading a plurality of first modules within a first region of a circuit design stored in a design file, (B) calculating a first merit value indicating a relative sensitivity ...


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Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp: System and method for management of a predictive split cache for supporting FIFO queues. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrew J Dillon, March 26, 1996: US05502833 (33 worldwide citation)

A first-in, first-out queue is implemented on two memory elements by enqueuing and dequeuing items from a first memory element and by swapping middle portions of the queue between the first memory element and the second memory whenever the first memory element is sufficiently filled. Where the secon ...


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Richard A Auerbach, Jerry A Blades, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp: Method and apparatus for batching the receipt of data packets. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, Andrew J Dillon, November 9, 1993: US05260942 (21 worldwide citation)

A method and a system in a distributed data processing network for enhancing the processing of a plurality of related data packets received at a receiving station within the distributed data processing network, each of the data packets having a header associated herewith includes sequentially receiv ...


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Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Philip L Leichty, Robert J Manulik, Arthur J Meyer III, Albert A Slane: System for determining plurality of data transformations to be performed upon single set of data during single transfer by examining communication data structure. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrew J Dillon, April 7, 1998: US05737638 (18 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed for providing an inline data service within a data processing system coupled to a communications network. The data processing system includes a host memory. According to the present invention, the apparatus comprises an adapter memory for temporarily storing data ...


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Mark W Branstad, Jonathan W Byrn, Gary S Delp, Philip L Leichty, Kevin G Plotz, Fadi Christian E Safi, Albert A Slane: Method and apparatus for implementing virtual memory having multiple selected page sizes. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, September 10, 1996: US05555387 (12 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for implementing virtual memory having multiple selected page sizes are provided. A virtual address includes a map index and a frame offset. A selector mechanism receives the virtual address frame offset and generates an offset and index. A frame map table indexes the virtual ...


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Robert N Broberg III, Jonathan W Byrn, Chad B McBride, Gary P McClannahan: Exceptions and interrupts with dynamic priority and vector routing. International Business Machines Corporation, Roy W Truelson, Bracewell & Patterson, July 29, 2003: US06601122 (5 worldwide citation)

A method of handling an interrupt request in a computer system by programmably setting an override address associated with a specific interrupt service routine, and servicing an interrupt request based on the override address, which is different from a power-on default address associated with the sa ...


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Mark F Turner, Jonathan W Byrn, Jeffrey S Brown: Power grid optimization. LSI Corporation, Christopher P Maiorana PC, December 18, 2012: US08336018 (4 worldwide citation)

A global power distribution network in an integrated circuit comprising a first layer of conductive material and a second layer of conductive material. The first layer of conductive material may be (i) coupled to one or more power supplies and (ii) configured to form a plurality of first rails of a ...