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Customizing a computer system by using stored configuration parameters in
a configuration mechanism
The present invention is related to a system and method for customizing a computer system. According to a first aspect of the preferred embodiment of the present...
Through-bolt insulating boot
The present invention provides for an insulating boot 20 for ends of through-bolts 12 in electric generators that comprises a shaped insulating boot. The boot...
Valve stem stability in pressurized dispensing containers
A standard stem and nozzle arrangement for a pressurized dispensing container which dispenses product such as caulk, has an engagement that holds the stem to the...
System and method for manual fail-safe bootstrap based on a single flash
A system for manual fail-safe bootstrap based on a single flash Read-Only Memory (ROM) includes a flash ROM (130) and an address map circuit (120). The flash ROM...
System for automated boot from disk image
A system allowing a target machine to be booted up from a disk image stored in memory. Instead of reading the boot-up information from a disk drive or other...
Processing network management data in accordance with metadata files
The present invention provides a management system internal to a network device that sends various management data files and corresponding metadata files to a...
Snowboard back foot support apparatus
A device is provided for supporting at least part of the weight of a snowboard on a boot of a snowboarder while sitting in a chairlift having no footrest, the...
Apparatus, system, and method for unibody skate boot
Skate boot apparatuses, a skate, and a method are provided. A base including an upper face configured to receive a wearer's foot and a lower face configured to...
Boot liner with ankle and heel volume control
An article of footwear, such as a snowboard boot liner, made of deformable material has a rear tensioning system for reducing the volume of the footwear in the...
Protective booties and leggings
Protective footgear are provided which are fabricated of stiff but flexible fabrics such as canvas with the sole and at least lower portions at least partially...
Firmware update mechanism in a multi-node data processing system
Updating firmware on multiple systems or nodes within a merged networked environment includes providing firmware update code and a firmware update utility to a...
Method for boot recovery
A method for recovering boot-up data in a computer system is provided. The method includes storing boot up data in a first container that is accessible by an...
Semiconductor integrated circuit operable to control power supply voltage
A semiconductor integrated circuit includes a CPU core unit, an on-chip-bus unit coupled to the CPU core unit, a on-chip memory directly connected to the...
System and method for automatic booting based on single flash ROM
A system and method for automatic booting based on a single flash ROM includes a flash ROM (130) and an address map circuit (120). The flash ROM is stored with a...
Hardware initialization method that is independent of boot code
A first vendor generates one or more files corresponding to an integrated circuit having one or more registers. A content of the files is structured for at least...
Bindings for ski boots for snowboards
A binding (2) which retains a boot (11) on a snowboard (1) includes a base member (4). Rear walls (8a, 8b) and a rear arch (9) with a rear portion (21) of the...
The present invention relates to a ski binding that retains a boot to a ski in at least two independent operational states. One embodiment of a ski binding...
Inline skate with an adjustable length
An inline skate with changeable length has an inner boot, an adjusting device, an outer boot and a wheel assembly. The adjusting device is attached to the inner...
Heel ulcer prevention and cushioning boot
Portable diagnostic instrument protective boot
Trusted platform apparatus, system, and method
An apparatus may include a root of trust for measurement (RTM) module coupled to a verified platform security property policy module and a comparison module. The...
Computer imaging recovery without a working partition or a secondary
An initial setup method (100) stores recovery tools (400) and a further setup script (402) on a computer (1000) which has an operating system (302) that need not...
Unique and secure identification of a networked computing node
A method and apparatus for unique and secure identification of a computing service node. The service node is coupled to an administrative node and to a...
System and method for remote RAID configuration
A deployment module of a RAID deployment management system integrates vendor-specific RAID configurations into a vendor-independent infrastructure with a RAID...
System and method to initialize registers with an EEPROM stored boot
A system and method to initialize registers with an EEPROM stored boot sequence is described. The method includes reading configuration records from an EEPROM...
Binding for a water recreational device and method
Disclosed herein is a binding for a water recreational device and a method for facilitating the entry/exit of a foot for a rider into/from said binding. The...
A step-in binding for receiving a ski boot and preferably for telemark skiing. The binding includes a base constructed and arranged to be secured to the ski and...
Step-in snowboard binding and boot therefor
A three point step-in snowboard binding includes medial and lateral binding pin engagers that interact with corresponding pins in a boot. The binding latches the...
Method and system for secure, one-time password override during
password-protected system boot
A method, system, and program product for enabling administrative recovery of a user's lost/forgotten boot-up passwords without compromising the ...
Method for initializing multifunction handheld device by downloading
second boot algorithm from a coupled host...
A method for "booting up" a multiple function device that first involves determining a configuration state of the multiple function device. Based on the...
System and method for transferring rewrite programs to two computers in a
A processing system includes microcomputers A, B. A rewrite program for the microcomputer A includes a transfer routine for transferring a rewrite program for...
Data protection for computer system
For a hard disk drive divided into a user area that is an area operating in a user environment, and a host protected area that is an area protected from a user,...
Rapid vehicle bus network activity
An apparatus and method for rapidly providing activity on a vehicle network bus includes a node having a bus connection to the vehicle network bus. The node...
Boot structure fitting for mechanical joint
A boot fitting structure is fitted onto an axial component to protect it from a dirty environment including outside dust. The boot has a pair of annular grooves...
Binding for a sports boot on a gliding board
A binding for a sports boot on a gliding board, comprising a base intended to be fixed on a gliding board, means for binding the boot and a rear stop or spoiler,...
Ski binding (1; 1'; 1''), in particular touring, telemark or cross-country binding, with a front retaining element associated with the front sole end (7a) of a...
Airtight paint brush jacket
An air tight paint brush jacket is provided which seals a wet paint brush in its wet condition from drying out until its next use. The jacket is composed of a...
Movable cover for rigidifying and/ or protecting the front face of an
article of footwear, such as a snowboard boot
A device including a cover and a shaft inserted in the thickness of the front portion of the sole, and constituting a journalled system, adapted to ensure...
Upper portion of boot
Secure booting and provisioning
Provided are techniques for booting and provisioning a platform connected to a boot and provisioning server including a server boot and provisioning system. The...
Selectable and updatable computer boot memory
A plurality of selectable memory devices is available for booting a computer processor. The devices may be selected prior to booting, or may be changed upon...
System and method for diagnostics execution and data capture in a storage
system using nonvolatile memory
The present invention provides a system and method for diagnostics execution in which diagnostics code is stored in a designated partition on a removable...
Aggressive content pre-fetching during pre-boot runtime to support speedy
A method and system for content pre-fetching during a processing system pre-boot runtime. First, it is determined when a processor of a processing system is in...
System boot method
A method includes powering up a system with a system control circuitry (SCC) that contains a central processing unit (CPU). The method includes holding the CPU...
Non-volatile memory system having a programmably selectable boot code
A non-volatile memory system is presented having a boot code section, wherein the size of the boot code section may be programmably selected. One embodiment of...
Rear deck hood with constant bearing force locking and vehicle equipped
A rear boot (3) hood (4), for a convertible vehicle (1) swivels in relation to the bodyshell, via a first assembly element (13) capable of engaging in a...
Battery-powered, remote-controlled, motor-driven, steerable roller skates
Battery-powered, remote-controlled, motor-driven, steerable roller skates. Each skate includes a boot, a transmitter, a base, a driving mechanism, a steering...
Upper portion of boot