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Method for automatically updating a computer registry
A method for automatically registering resources required for an application program module to execute. After the application program module is booted, a...
Method of booting an operating system
For use in a system where a plurality of servers are connected to an external disk device, a method is provided for a server to boot an operating system from the...
Aromatherapy chair for natural bodily relaxation, rejuvenation and healing
An aromatherapy chair for providing natural relaxation, rejuvenation and healing for the individual's mind, body, and soul by heating herbal ingredients placed...
Seed boot opener having interchangeable dispensers
A seed boot having a modular or replaceable opener removably fastened to the seed boot. The opener is configured in any of several embodiments for discharging a...
Foot pressure detection device
According to a first embodiment of our invention, a monitoring device is placed above, within, or on the bottom of a cast, boot, shoe, or other lower extremity...
Handle/grip and method for designing the like
The present invention provides a design method and apparatus for a handle or grip providing a shape and structure that fills various regions of the hand except a...
Method for securing an electronic device, a security system and an
The disclosure describes a method for securing the trustworthiness of an electronic device. At least first and second check-up data are stored in the electronic...
Systems and methods for boot recovery in a secure boot process on a
computer with a hardware security module
Systems and methods are provided for maintaining and updating a secure boot process on a computer with a trusted platform module (TPM). A boot process may be...
Integrating workstation computer with badging system
In one embodiment, a Wake-On-LAN (WOL) signal is sent to power-up and boot the workstation when the employees badge into the site in order to save time for the...
Method and apparatus for software loading and initialization in a
A method for software loading and initialization in a distributed network of nodes. A master node provides a node information database and a software package...
Convertible computer with selective loading of an operating system based
on a tablet or notebook mode
A convertible computer is equipped with a notebook computer function and a tablet computer function. When a system power supply is turned on, a functionality or...
System for managing boot-up of target computers
A system for managing boot-up of target machines. In a preferred embodiment, a server computer acts as a managing computer. A target machine notifies the server...
Computer system and related method of playing audio files when booting
A computer system and related method for playing audio signals when booting the computer system. The computer system includes an audio circuit for playing an...
Method, program and system to update files in a computer system
Provided is a method, program and system to update files in a computer system. A boot sequence is executed in the computer system to query a server over a...
Wireless human interface device host interface supporting both BIOS and OS
A host-side wireless interface services communications between a wireless user input device and a serviced host. The host-side wireless interface includes a...
Dynamic pre-operating system billboard service
A method and apparatus for retrieving dynamic content over a communications network prior to booting an operating system is presented. The content may include a...
Method and apparatus for automatically conducting hardware inventories of
computers in a network
A method, apparatus, and computer instructions for conducting an inventory of a data processing system. When a basic input output system (BIOS) is launched...
Transceiver boot loader
A method for dynamically updating an optical transceiver (or optical transmitter or optical receiver) that has at least one processor and persistent memory that...
Water resistant switch assembly
A water resistant switch assembly as a housing and cover. A reed switch is in the housing is connected to electrical wires extending out of the housing through...
Device for retaining a foot or boot on a sports apparatus
A device for retaining a foot or a boot on a sports apparatus, such as a binding for a snowboard. The device includes a base plate associated with a rear support...
Ski boot tightening system
Disclosed is an electro-mechanical apparatus for snugging a boot, especially a snow ski boot, around the calf of the user. The apparatus is essentially comprised...
Methods and systems for integrating unique information in SAS interface
Methods and systems for customizing information in a memory associated with a SAS host bus adapter ("HBA"). A SAS HBA typically includes a memory component that...
System and method of simulation
A simulation system includes a two-dimensional electrical grid installed in a floor or floor mat. Signals from boot mounted transmitters can be sensed via the...
Apparatus for cleaning soil from footwear
An apparatus for removing soil from a shoe, boot or other article of footwear. The apparatus employs a jet of water or other fluid to dislodge and break up the...
Method and system for installing a software platform onto a computer
A method and system for loading a software platform onto a computer system is provided. The method and system allow a user to designate a target computer system...
Secure mode controlled memory
The present invention relates to a method of, and a system for, enhancing data security, which data is to be executed in an electronic device (101) comprising a...
Method for SAN-based BOS install volume group
A method and system for providing storage area network SAN level boot/installation services for appliances on a SAN. A generic maintenance "bootlv" is mirrored...
Snowshoe binding with top buckles
A binding for a snowshoe has, in several different embodiments, a pair of straps to draw the binding tight over a user's boot, the two straps reversing direction...
Method for estimating total power requirement in a computer system
In a computer system having a power supply, processor, and additional subcomponents that are powered by the power supply, a method for estimating the total power...
Method and system for managing storage area networks
A method and system for managing storage devices is provided. The method includes determining during a boot process if a logical unit number ("LUN") key exists;...
Method for booting computer multimedia system with high speed data storage
A method for express execution of multimedia playing for a computer multimedia system to load kernel operating system from a high speed data storage is provided....
Modeling operating system instances
A method and mechanism for managing operating system instances in a computing system. A computing system is configured to enable users to model and manage...
Universal nonvolatile memory boot mode
In accordance with a universal nonvolatile memory boot mode, one or more portions of boot code are obtained from a nonvolatile memory component. These one or...
Boot read-only memory (ROM) configuration optimization
Embodiments of the invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to boot ROM handling and provide a method, system and computer program product for...
ASIC for supporting multiple functions of a portable data collection
A portable bar code reading terminal includes an ASIC having circuitry for both a laser scanner and an imager. The terminal also includes a data blender for...
Adjustable horse-boot buckle
A horse boot buckle includes a plate with cable eyelets and six cable guides that provide multiple tension adjustments. In addition, the buckle lever includes...
Method of calibrating a caliper AFM
A caliper atomic force microscope (AFM) comprises two AFM probes (each comprised of an oscillator and an attached tip) that operate on a sample in a coordinated...
System and method for configuring computer for operation
A method for deploying software in a computer system includes providing a deployment maintenance mechanism (DMM) which includes drivers for hardware. A...
Embedded system and related method capable of automatically updating
An embedded system and method capable of automatically updating system software. The embedded system includes a first storage device for storing a first system...
Structure of embedded memory unit with loader and system structure and
operation method for the embedded memory...
A structure of embedded memory unit with loader comprises a main memory area and an information area as a part of the main memory area. A plurality of...
Method and apparatus for executing the boot code of embedded systems
A memory system and corresponding method for executing boot code stored therein are provided, the memory system including a mode decoder, a first memory in...
Preboot memory of a computer system
A temporary memory of a computer system is configured during a boot mode. Page tables are generated for the temporary memory. System memory of the computer...
Device for retaining a boot on a snowboard
A binding for a boot includes a platen (4) which is manually mountable to a snowboard in a selected angular position. The platen includes a central hole (4a) and...
Horse boot with dual tongue entry system
A boot for a horse has two tongues which are located opposite one another and allow the boot to be opened exceptionally wide.
Pair of boots
System method for performing a direct memory access for automatically
copying initialization boot code in a new...
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and apparatus for initializing a computer system, wherein the computer system includes a processor, a volatile...
Resin boots for constant velocity universal joint
A resin boots for constant velocity universal joint, including: a resin bellows including an approximately conical bellows-shaped portion with its inner hollow...