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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Apparatus and method for sharing I/O endpoints within a load store fabric by encapsulation of domain information in transaction layer packets. Nextio, Richard K Huffman, James W Huffman, March 6, 2007: US07188209 (77 worldwide citation)

An apparatus having a first plurality of I/O ports, a second I/O port, and core logic. The first plurality of I/O ports is coupled to a plurality of operating system domains (OSDs) through a load-store fabric, each routing transactions between the plurality of OSDs and the switching apparatus. The s ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Switching apparatus and method for providing shared I/O within a load-store fabric. Nextio, Richard K Huffman, James W Huffman, May 15, 2007: US07219183 (58 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for sharing I/O devices. The apparatus has a first plurality of I/O ports, a second I/O port, and core logic. The first plurality is coupled to a plurality of operating system domains through a load-store fabric. Each of the first plurality routes transactions between the ope ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Method and apparatus for shared I/O in a load/store fabric. May 16, 2006: US07046668 (56 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for allowing I/O devices to be shared and/or partitioned among a plurality of processing complexes within the load/store fabric of each of the processing complexes without requiring modification to the operating system or driver software of the processing complexe ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Method and apparatus for shared I/O in a load/store fabric. NextIO, James W Huffman, November 25, 2008: US07457906 (50 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for allowing I/O devices to be shared and/or partitioned among a plurality of processing complexes within the load/store fabric of each of the processing complexes without requiring modification to the operating system or driver software of the processing complexe ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Switching apparatus and method for providing shared I/O within a load-store fabric. Nextio, Richard K Huffman, James W Huffman, February 6, 2007: US07174413 (37 worldwide citation)

A method enabling I/O devices to be shared among multiple operating system domains, including first communicating with each of the operating system domains according to a protocol that provides exclusively for a single system domain ithin the load-store fabric; and second communicating with the shar ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Method and apparatus for shared I/O in a load/store fabric. NextIO, James W Huffman, September 5, 2006: US07103064 (37 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for allowing I/O devices to be shared and/or partitioned among a plurality of processing complexes within the load/store fabric of each of the processing complexes without requiring modification to the operating system or driver software of the processing complexe ...


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Richard E Pekkala, Christopher J Pettey, Lawrence H Rubin, Shaun V Wandler: Transaction switch and network interface adapter incorporating same. NetEffect, E Alan Davis, James W Huffman, July 15, 2008: US07401126 (24 worldwide citation)

A transaction switch and integrated circuit incorporating said for switching data through a shared memory between a plurality of data interfaces that support different data protocols, namely packetized interfaces like InfiniBand and addressed data interfaces like PCI. The transaction switch also swi ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Apparatus and method for port polarity initialization in a shared I/O device. Emulex Design and Manufacturing Corporation, Richard K Huffman, James W Huffman, May 31, 2011: US07953074 (14 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method are provided that enable I/O devices to be shared among multiple operating system domains. The apparatus includes a first plurality of I/O ports, a second I/O port, and a plurality of port initialization logic elements. The first plurality of I/O ports is coupled to a plurali ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert Haskell Utley: Method and apparatus for shared I/O in a load/store fabric. NextIO, James W Huffman, November 17, 2009: US07620066 (10 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for allowing I/O devices to be shared and/or partitioned among a plurality of processing complexes within the load/store fabric of each of the processing complexes without requiring modification to the operating system or driver software of the processing complexe ...


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Christopher J Pettey, Asif Khan, Annette Pagan, Richard E Pekkala, Robert H Utley: Method and apparatus for shared I/O in a load/store fabric. NextIO, James W Huffman, August 24, 2010: US07782893 (7 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for allowing I/O devices to be shared and/or partitioned among a plurality of processing complexes within the load/store fabric of each of the processing complexes without requiring modification to the operating system or driver software of the processing complexe ...