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John G Hodgdon, Ryan R Jones, James M Higgins: Method and system for limiting write command execution. SanDisk Technologies, Brinks Gilson & Lione, October 3, 2017: US09778878 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and/or devices are used for limiting write command execution in a storage device comprising a set of non-volatile memory devices. In one aspect, the method includes (1) accessing in a holding queue host-specified write commands specified by a host system, each of the host-specified ...


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Gregg A Jones, Ryan R Jones: High efficiency turbocharger having secondary wastegate volute. Bruce H Johnsonbaugh, December 27, 2005: US06978615 (2 worldwide citation)

A turbocharger is provided having a wastegate valve and a first volute for conducting the primary turbine discharge flow stream. The first volute includes a discharge duct causing the primary turbine discharge flow stream to flow in a generally circular pattern as it is exhausted. A secondary volute ...


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Robert W Ellis, James M Higgins, Ryan R Jones: Suspending and resuming non-volatile memory operations. SANDISK TECHNOLOGIES, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, May 9, 2017: US09645744

A method of operation in a non-volatile memory system includes starting execution of a first memory operation from a first queue and in conjunction with starting a first timer, set to expire after a first predetermined time interval. The method further includes, in accordance with a determination th ...


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Robert W Ellis, James M Higgins, Mark Dancho, Ryan R Jones: Storage system power management using controlled execution of pending memory commands. SANDISK TECHNOLOGIES, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, February 21, 2017: US09575677

The various embodiments described herein include methods and/or systems for throttling power in a storage device. In one aspect, a method of operation in a storage system includes obtaining a power metric corresponding to a count of active memory commands in the storage system, where active memory c ...


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Gregg A Jones, Ryan R Jones: High efficiency turbocharger having secondary wastegate volute. Bruce H Johnsonbaugh, Eckhoff & Hoppe, December 9, 2004: US20040244374-A1

A turbocharger is provided having a wastegate valve and a first volute for conducting the primary turbine discharge flow stream. The first volute includes a discharge duct causing the primary turbine discharge flow stream to flow in a generally circular pattern as it is exhausted. A secondary volute ...