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David D Lee, Derek McAuley, Neil Wilhelm, J Duane Northcutt: High speed serial communications link for desktop computer peripherals. Townsend and Townsend and Crew, November 23, 1999: US05991831 (24 worldwide citation)

The system described provides a reconfigurable serial interconnection among a processor, whether in a workstation or a server, and user class I/O devices, such as video display terminals, storage devices, and other peripherals. Sustainable I/O throughput of 1 Gbps or more supports the needs of displ ...


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Neil Wilhelm, Robert Yung: Processor having a plurality of pipelines and a mechanism for maintaining coherency among register values in the pipelines. Sun Microsystems, James W Rose, September 21, 1999: US05956747 (14 worldwide citation)

A processor is disclosed. The processor includes a processing unit with a plurality of pipelines. Each of the pipelines execute instructions which may define source register values and destination register values from a register file. A plurality of memories is also provided, each associated with on ...


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Robert Yung, Neil Wilhelm: Computer processor having a register file with reduced read and/or write port bandwidth. Sun Microsystems, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, June 2, 1998: US05761475 (12 worldwide citation)

A processor is disclosed. The processor relates to a processor having a register file of registers and a dispatch unit capable of issuing up to (i) instructions of a program per cycle to an execution unit having (z) pipelines, wherein some of the instructions specify certain ones of the registers in ...