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Protecting a virtual guest machine from attacks by an infected host
In a virtualization environment, a host machine on which a guest machine is operable is monitored to determine that it is healthy by being compliant with...
Computer booting method and computer system
A computer booting method is provided for a computer system. The method comprises performing a power-on-self test. When the test result shows no error on the...
Secure boot circuit and method
A circuit includes a circuit identification storage module and a control module. The circuit identification storage module stores circuit identification...
Recovery button for automatically entering recovery mode
Systems, methods, and machine-readable media for initiating a recovery mode to execute a recovery mode procedure is discussed. The system may include a main...
Multi-chip initialization using a parallel firmware boot process
Mechanisms, in a multi-chip data processing system, for performing a boot process for booting each of a plurality of processor chips of the multi-chip data...
Caching system and methods thereof for initializing virtual machines
Method and system for initializing a plurality of virtual machines sharing a physical storage unit managed by a storage system for storing a boot image used for...
System capable of booting through a universal serial bus device and method
A system capable of booting through a Universal Serial Bus device includes a Universal Serial Bus port, an embedded controller, a platform control hub, and a...
Foldable, boot loadable, insertable air damper device
A foldably tensioned boot loadable air damper device for controlling the flow of air through ductwork, and a method of installing same. The damper device...
Updating software on dormant disks
In a method of updating software on a dormant disk, exposed files are accessed. The exposed files are exposed by mounting the dormant disk. The exposed files...
Method for dynamic loading of operating systems on bootable devices
A method for booting is provided. A devices manager of a host operating system residing on a host machine (or a boot loader) disables resources of one or more...
System and method for authenticating computer system boot instructions
during booting by using a public key...
Various systems, processes, and products may be used to authenticate computer system boot instructions. In particular implementations, a system, process, and...
In-place conversion of virtual machine state
One embodiment of the present invention includes a method of making a bootable image for a computer, wherein the bootable image corresponds to a first virtual...
Trim token journaling
Systems and methods are disclosed for trim token journaling. A device can monitor the order in which trim commands and write commands are applied to an...
Non-volatile temporary data handling
Systems and methods are provided for handling temporary data that is stored in a non-volatile memory, such as NAND flash memory. The temporary data may include...
Boot with lockable strap
A method includes placing a patient's foot in a boot comprising a cam buckle, a pad, and a retention strap. The retention strap is placed over the top of the...
Pair of golf boots
Reorganization of software images based on predicted use thereof
A solution for managing a software image being stored in a plurality of physical blocks of a storage system comprises monitoring each access to the physical...
System and method for controlling user access to encrypted data
Disclosed are systems, methods and computer program products for providing user access to encrypted data. In one example, a system is configured to receive a...
Device booting with an initial protection component
Booting a computing device includes executing one or more firmware components followed by a boot loader component. A protection component for the computing...
Computing device and method for wireless remote boot in a networked
In some embodiments, a secure authenticated remote boot of computing device over a wireless network is performed in a pre-boot execution environment (PXE) using...
Computer system, and method for managing resource pool information
A computer system is provided that is capable of reducing an administrator's operational errors by connecting a new server to a SAN and automating a SAN boot...
Systems and methods for configuring and registering internet protocol (IP)
A system for configuring and registering Internet Protocol (IP) phones has at least one IP phone coupled to a private branch exchange (PBX) through a switch. A...
Circuit board heatsink and heatframe structures with heater element for
circuit board operation at below zero...
A circuit board assembly including a heating device operated during cold boot startup includes a circuit board having a computer component. A thermal transfer...
Indicating the progress of a boot sequence on a communication device
Disclosed is a method of indicating the progress of a boot sequence on a communication device, the method comprising initiating the boot sequence; receiving...
A cyclomagnetic device for use in cyclomagnetic therapy. The device has a head and tail connected by a handgrip and is housed in housing in the shape of a...
Safety binding for skiing
The invention relates to a safety binding for skiing, including a toe piece that includes a body mounted to slide vertically relative to a front mounting base...
Skate system including active displacement mechanism
A skate device includes a footwear-type boot having a sole, two side wheels positioned on opposite sides of the boot, a cross-jacket, disposed on a front region...
Boot seal for variable compression-rate engine
A boot seal for variable compression-rate engine includes a boot-seal element, and a reinforcement member. The boot-seal element includes an inner layer, and an...
Overclocking module, a computer system and a method for overclocking
An overclocking module, a computer system and a method for overclocking are provided. The method is used to overclock the computer system. The overclocking...
Electronic computing device and a reboot method executable by same
A media data playback device comprises first and second nonvolatile memories. The first nonvolatile memory stores a boot loader and a kernel of an operating...
Control apparatus, method of controlling control apparatus, and digital
broadcast receiving apparatus
A control apparatus which is inexpensive and highly effective in shortening a start-up time, a method of controlling the control apparatus, and a digital...
Control word obfuscation in secure TV receiver
A device for descrambling encrypted data includes a descrambler, a secure link, and a secure element that securely transmits a control word to the descrambler...
Apparatus and method for booting in computer device with built-in
An apparatus and method control booting in a mobile device with a built-in communication module to prevent a service user from using the mobile device for other...
Method of executing a computer application, associated kit and aircraft
A method for running a computer application for interfacing with a crew of a vehicle, for example an aircraft, to a corresponding system and to an aircraft...
Method of preventing spurious ringing during discontinuous conduction mode
in inductive boost converters for...
Circuits and methods prevent ringing of white LED drivers by adding a high voltage coil switch (CS) circuit, a high voltage edge detector circuit, and a boot...
Molding die for molding boot for constant velocity joint
An inner die of a molding die includes a core shaft, split dies radially arranged along an outer peripheral surface of the core shaft around an axis of the core...
Ventilative orthopedic boot with an air cushion
An orthopedic boot has a boot body, a front cover and at least one binding strap. The boot body has a foot support, a leg support, an air cushion and a toecap....
Horse boot assembly
A horse boot assembly includes: a boot body shaped to accommodate a hoof of a horse, a fastening device associated with the boot body for fastening the boot...
Foundation system and method of use for decreasing the effect of wind and
A foundation system includes a security boot selectively coupled to a pier having a notched upper end. The security boot includes first, second, and third...
Snowshoe with pivoted boot binding
A snowshoe has an improved spring-loaded suspension system that reduces or eliminates snow flip as the user lifts the boot and advances it forward. In a...
Methods and apparatuses for securely operating shared host computers with
The present invention provides methods and apparatuses that utilize a portable apparatus to securely operate a host electronic device. Typically, each portable...
Deployment of a software image on multiple targets with streaming
Deploying a software image from a source data-processing system on target data-processing entities of a target data-processing system, the software image...
Management of multiple software images with shared memory blocks
A data processing entity that includes a mass memory with a plurality of memory locations for storing memory blocks. Each of a plurality of software images...
Providing remote software provisioning to machines
A provisioning server can generate a network boot emulator configured to provision software for target machines that may not support network booting. The...
System and method for controlling VoIP service
In a system to control a VoIP service, a user terminal performs a first registration procedure of a CSCF through a first P-CSCF using a first mobile IP...
Method of molding boot for constant velocity joint
A method of molding a boot for a constant velocity joint includes: molding a compact by injection molding; raising split dies of an inner die so as to separate...
Shelf for boots storage
A shelf for boots storage includes a base, a bottom plate, at least one intermediate plate, plural connecting elements, and at least one hanging element. The...
Updating software utilizing multiple partitions
A computing device includes a data store having two or more partitions. A first partition can be used to store information, to host a first operating system,...
Apparatus and method for downloading contents using an interior mass
storage in a portable terminal
A method and apparatus for downloading content to a large-capacity internal memory in a portable terminal are provided. The method includes performing a booting...