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Method and apparatus for booting an image reproduction apparatus
An image reproduction apparatus including a power control unit detecting whether an error has occurred in supplying power to the image reproduction apparatus;...
Handling a failed processor of a multiprocessor information handling
An apparatus for handling a failed processor of a multiprocessor system including at least two processors interconnected by processor interconnects for...
Method and apparatus for switching an operating system by determining
whether a boot-up mode is a general mode...
A method for switching an operating system (OS) and an electronic apparatus are provided. While switching to a first OS, a system firmware stored in a memory...
Diskless client using a hypervisor
An arrangement for facilitating remote booting in diskless client systems as just described. To this end, there is broadly contemplated herein the employment of...
Heel ulcer prevention and cushioning boot
A cushioning boot for bed-ridden patients. The boot includes a thickly-padded leg engaging portion and foot engaging portion with a front opening for easy...
Front unit for a sliding board binding
The present invention provides a front unit (10) for a sliding board binding, comprising first engagement means of a first binding system (12) for fixing a...
Washing machine, boot purifying aid, boot tray and boot attachment
It is an object of the present invention to provide a washing machine capable of advantageously sanitizing a boot with cleaning air. A tubular member (25) of a...
Footwear having a rigid shell
Footwear, such as a sports boot, including a shell or a shell element made of a rigid plastic base material whose softening point is greater than 170.degree. C....
Certification of virtual machine images in cloud computing environments
Virtual machine images in a cloud computing environment may be certified using a validator machine image. The validator machine image is configured to boot a...
Providing software distribution and update services regardless of the
state or physical location of an end...
In accordance with some embodiments, software may be downloaded to an end point, even when that said end point is not fully functional. An indication that...
Handling a failed processor of multiprocessor information handling system
A method for handling a failed processor of a multiprocessor system, the multiprocessor system comprising at least two processors interconnected by processor...
System and method for automated network configuration
A method of configuring a data network with a controller, the data network including a plurality of hosts each associated with at least one of a plurality of...
Secure boot method for executing a software component including updating a
current integrity measurement based...
A method for executing a predetermined software component which is verifiable against integrity measurements, the method including (i) providing a first mapping...
Hardware based detection of factory reset request
A hardware based detection approach for detecting a CPU reset request and a CPU boot process that resets control parameters that control operation of the CPU...
Methods and apparatus for trusted boot optimization
A data processing system may include a high integrity storage (HIS) device with a partition or cache that is protected from updates. The data processing system...
Encryption keys distribution for conditional access software in TV
A method for securely generating and distributing encryption keys includes generating, by a secured server, a pair of keys including a first key and a second...
Fast-booting broadcast television receiver
Boot-up delay within a television receiver IC is substantially reduced by loading a portion of an operating program into the television receiver IC to enable...
System and method for soft-starting a power converter with a pre-charged
A method for soft-starting a voltage generator includes disabling an output driver; detecting the voltage on an output node; ramping a reference voltage at a...
Flexible and scalable operating system achieving a fast boot and reliable
Systems and methods are provided for a flexible and scalable operating system achieving a fast boot. A computing system is described that includes a reserved...
Periodic error detection method and periodic error detection circuit
According to one embodiment, a method for detecting a periodic error, the method detecting a periodic processing error of a module controlled by a processor,...
Separate power island for high performance processor that reboots to
second boot sector
Separate power island for high performance processor. A multi-processor design is presented in which each of the processors is implemented in separately powered...
Protecting groups of memory cells in a memory device
Methods for memory block protection and memory devices are disclosed. One such method for memory block protection includes programming protection data to...
Embedded bus emulation
A bus emulation device in accordance with one aspect of the present description includes an embedded microcontroller and a nonvolatile memory carried on a body....
Integrated circuit and memory device
A memory device includes a boot-up control unit configured to control a start of boot-up operation by starting the boot-up operation when an initialization...
Implantable prosthetic device for distribution of weight on amputated limb
and method of use with an external...
Embodiments of the invention include an implantable force distribution boot with hydraulic features that mimic the natural hydraulics of a joint. Further...
Boot saver system
A base assembly includes two vertical lower segments, one vertical upper segment, and an intermediate segment there between. A cover has linear leg sections...
Method and apparatus for computer code obfuscation and deobfuscation using
In the field of computer software, obfuscation techniques for enhancing software security are applied to compiled (object) software code. The obfuscation...
Systems and methods for supporting pre-boot log in
A method for supporting pre-boot log in is described herein. The method includes receiving a password, via an operating system of the computer system, selected...
Parallelizing multiple boot images with virtual machines
A system and method are presented for converting a multi-boot computer to a virtual machine. Existing boot images on a multi-boot computer are identified and...
Systems and methods for accelerated loading of operating systems and
Systems and methods for providing accelerated loading of operating system and application programs upon system boot or application launch are disclosed. In one...
Estimation of boot-time memory requirement
Illustrative embodiments include a method, system, and computer program product for estimating boot-time memory requirement of a data processing system. A data...
Microprocessor that performs X86 ISA and arm ISA machine language program
instructions by hardware translation...
A microprocessor includes a hardware instruction translator that translates x86 ISA and ARM ISA machine language program instructions into microinstructions,...
Field terminable optical connector with splice element for jacketed cable
An LC format optical connector for terminating an optical fiber includes a housing configured to mate with an LC receptacle. A backbone is configured to engage...
Pressure stabilization device
A pressure stabilization device for an IGU includes a stem and a boot coupled to the stem. The stem includes an elongated shaft extending from a first end to a...
Heel of a shoe
Outsole for ski boot
Systems and methods for activation of applications using client-specific
Example embodiments relate to activation of an application included on a shared virtual disk using client-specific data. In particular, example embodiments...
Method of switching between multiple operating systems of computer system
A method of switching between multiple operating systems of a computer system includes the following steps. Firstly, the computer system is in an environment of...
Managed boot in a cloud system
Techniques and systems for managed boot are described. A described technique includes creating, at a server system, a boot image based on one or more...
Fast booting computer apparatuses and methods thereof
A fast booting computer apparatus includes one or more processors and a memory comprising a hard disk drive and a solid state drive coupled to the one or more...
Method and system for utilizing a single SIM card socket to support
multiple SIM cards in a multi-SIM...
A multiple-subscriber identity module (multi-SIM) multi-standby communication device comprises a single SIM card socket that handles multiple SIM cards each...
Systems and methods for rapid availability of critical functionalities on
devices using cellular operating systems
Systems (100) and methods (400) for operating a hybrid communication device (106). The methods involve executing at least one boot program. Responsive to the...
Key management using security enclave processor
An SOC implements a security enclave processor (SEP). The SEP may include a processor and one or more security peripherals. The SEP may be isolated from the...
Car wash water brush handle
A car wash water brush handle includes a wobble tube and a piston tube. The wobble tube includes an entrance hose fitting, a reinforcing hose, a flexible boot...
Boot for sporting activities
The invention is a boot (1; 100) comprising a shaped shell (2; 101) including a rear portion (3; 102) that surrounds the heel (T) of the user's foot (P) and a...
Anti-malware support for firmware
Technologies are described herein for anti-malware support within firmware. Through the utilization of the technologies and concepts presented herein, malicious...
Attesting a component of a system during a boot process
A method, apparatus and program product for attesting a component of a system during a boot process. The method comprises the steps of: verifying that the...