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Paul A Santeler, Kenneth A Jansen, Sompong P Olarig: Fault tolerant memory. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, April 24, 2001: US06223301 (141 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes memory modules, a central processing unit and a memory controller. The memory controller is configured to access the memory modules in response to interaction with the central processing unit and define a fault tolerant memory array with the memory modules. Each memory mod ...


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Sompong P Olarig, Michael F Angelo, Kenneth A Jansen: Hardware theft-protection architecture. Compaq Computer Corporation, Robert Groover, February 29, 2000: US06032257 (135 worldwide citation)

A method of theft protection for computers and computer related hardware. Warranty fraud, theft of proprietary technology, and hardware theft are minimized by encoding the hardware components such that a digitally authenticated handshake must be performed between the system and the component at powe ...


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Michael F Angelo, David L Collins, Donald D Kim, Kenneth A Jansen: Method for securely communicating remote control commands in a computer network. Compaq Computer Corporation, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, September 12, 2000: US06119228 (113 worldwide citation)

A method for providing secure remote control commands in a distributing computer environment. In the preferred embodiment of the invention, a network administrator or network management software creates a shutdown record, including an index or time stamp, for powering down a specified network comput ...


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David A Miller, Kenneth A Jansen, Paul R Culley, Mark Taylor, Javier F Izquierdo: Method and apparatus for independently resetting processors and cache controllers in multiple processor systems. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, April 7, 1998: US05737604 (113 worldwide citation)

A method and system for independently resetting primary and secondary processors 20 and 120 respectively under program control in a multiprocessor, cache memory system. Processors 20 and 120 are reset without causing cache memory controllers 24 and 124 to reset.


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Ghassan R Gebara, Kenneth A Jansen: Accomodating components. Compaq Computer Corporation, Michael F Heim, Jonathan M Harris, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, March 7, 2000: US06035407 (70 worldwide citation)

A computer includes a packaged integrated circuit having an information storage area containing information determined only after the integrated circuit is packaged and tested, and a control circuit that uses the information to configure the computer. A computer also may include a bus line connectin ...


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David J Koenen, Kenneth A Jansen: Pivotable support and heat sink apparatus removably connectable without tools to a computer processor. Compaq Computer Corporation, Konneker & Smith P C, August 31, 1999: US05946189 (64 worldwide citation)

A combination support and heat sink structure is mounted within a computer housing for pivotal movement between connected and disconnected positions and includes a pair of cooling plates, one air cooled and the other liquid cooled, carried in a spaced apart, parallel opposing relationship. The two c ...


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David A Miller, Kenneth A Jansen, Montgomery C McGraw, Darren J Cepulis: Method and apparatus for resetting multiple processors using a common ROM. Compaq Computer, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, March 5, 1996: US05497497 (51 worldwide citation)

Two design variations which allow multiple processors to start up using a single ROM. In each design, a single, primary processor is allowed to perform a complete POST while the remaining, secondary processors are directed in the course of their POST to perform a more limited initialization sequence ...


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David A Miller, Kenneth A Jansen, Montgomery C McGraw, Darren J Cepulis: Method for initializing a multiple processor computer system using a common ROM. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, January 21, 1997: US05596759 (36 worldwide citation)

Two design variations which allow multiple processors to start up using a single ROM are disclosed. In each design, a single, primary processor is allowed to perform a complete POST while the remaining, secondary processors are directed in the course of their POST to perform a more limited initializ ...


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Paul A Santeler, Kenneth A Jansen, Sompong P Olarig: Fault tolerant memory. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, August 6, 2002: US06430702 (36 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes memory modules, a central processing unit and a memory controller. The memory controller is configured to access the memory modules in response to interaction with the central processing unit and define a fault tolerant memory array with the memory modules. Each memory mod ...


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Sompong P Olarig, Kenneth A Jansen, Paul A Santeler: Installation and removal of components of a computer. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, August 1, 2000: US06098132 (32 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes a memory bus, a connector and a controller. The connector is configured to receive a memory module and prevent removal of the memory module from the connector in a first state. The connector allows removal of the memory module from the connector in a second state. The cont ...