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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...
Robust firmware update with recovery logic
Systems and methods for updating firmware include a firmware update module executing on a client device. A firmware package to be installed on the client device...
System and method for switching between environments in a
multi-environment operating system
Various embodiments of the present invention provide a mobile computing device that operates multiple, co-existing and independent operating system environments...
Bootable covert communications module
A method for a covert communication system comprising a pair of flash memory devices having encrypted boot instructions and communication software thereon...
Method and apparatus to display on display unit by determining amount of
data being streamed to the display...
An electronic device includes a first processor, a second processor for detecting the working state of the electronic device in real time, a storage unit for...
Method and apparatus to support booting despite deficient resources
A method and related apparatuses support booting despite deficient system resources. In one embodiment, a processing system includes two or more devices in a...
Semiconductor device and method of operation
A semiconductor device and method of operation having reduced read time of fuse array information during boot-up operation. When fuse array information is read,...
Propeller shaft and constant velocity universal joint used therein
A propeller shaft is proposed which comprises an inner cylindrical member that has a center through bore into which a shaft is inserted; an outer cylindrical...
Two-piece transformable boot
A two-piece convertible boot. The boot may include a shoe portion for enclosing a wearer's foot and extending substantially up to the wearer's ankle, the shoe...
Display screen with icon
Ski boot spreader
Low friction extended boot eyelet
Updating secure pre-boot firmware in a computing system in real-time
Updating secure pre-boot firmware in a computing system in real-time, including: storing in a secure firmware memory region a firmware update module configured...
Information device storing state restoration software
An information device has a storage medium storing information items which includes a first program provided on a first partition, a second program and data...
Offloading the processing of a network protocol stack
A computer system is partitioned during a pre-boot phase of the computer system between a first partition and a second partition, wherein the first partition to...
System and method for redirecting input/output (I/O) sequences
A method for redirecting I/O (Input/Output) sequences. A computer platform is initialized. If the computer platform is enabled for command packet rerouting, the...
Remote management of boot application
Systems and arrangements for remotely selecting a bootable image via a WOL packet for a wake-on-LAN (WOL) capable computer are contemplated. Server-side...
KVM switch and KVM system
A KVM switch connected between an information processing device and a remote terminal, includes a memory part that stores boot screen data generated when the...
Method and system for fluidized lower leg protection
The present invention relates to a fluidized lower leg protection and support system and method. The system can include an inner positioner. The inner...
Erosion control mat system
An erosion control mat provides a plurality of concrete blocks. Each block has an upper portion and a lower portion, each with a plurality of side walls. The...
Disc brake apparatus
A disc brake apparatus includes a boot including a fitting part. A slide pin is fixed to one of a support and a caliper and is slidably mounted to a guide hole...
Mitten and boot dryer for use with a residential furnace
The mitten and boot dryer for use with a residential furnace includes a vent plate made of a ferrous material, which is mounted either one a forced air...
Foot stabilizer socks and stabilizer pads therefor
A stabilizing sock has a foot section having a shape corresponding to a human foot and comprising a rearfoot portion corresponding to human calcaneous and talus...
Pair of boots
Staged control release in boot process
Integrity validation of a network device may be performed. A network device comprising a secure hardware module, may receive a root key. The secure hardware...
Managing self-encrypting drives in decentralized environments
A self-encrypting drive allows finely grained control, i.e., the ability to create, protect, lock and unlock, of different volumes on the same drive. The...
Method and system for enterprise network single-sign-on by a manageability
A manageability engine (ME) receives an authentication response from a user during pre-boot authentication and registers the user with a key distribution center...
Process for joining a computer to a directory based on either a newly
created computer account or renewed...
A user-friendly system, method, and program product for installing an image on a computer, the method comprising: booting the computer (400) from an image...
Malware management through kernel detection during a boot sequence
A system and method for managing pestware on a protected computer is described. The method in one variation includes monitoring events during a boot sequence of...
Secure virtual machine bootstrap in untrusted cloud infrastructures
Techniques are described for securely booting and executing a virtual machine (VM) image in an untrusted cloud infrastructure. A multi-core processor may be...
Computing system, booting method and code/data pinning method thereof
The booting method of a computing system includes determining whether boot data of an operating system is pinned to a main memory, reading boot data from a...
Error detection in nonvolatile logic arrays using parity
A system on chip (SoC) has a nonvolatile memory array of n rows by m columns coupled to one or more of the core logic blocks. M is constrained to be an odd...
Apparatus and methods for increasing the buoyancy of a wheeled vehicle
An apparatus for increasing the buoyancy of a wheeled vehicle includes a ski to be disposed under at least one tire or wheel of a wheeled vehicle; a boot having...
Motor bike foot pegs
A bike peg including: a foot rest having an arch portion, a heel portion extending rearward from the arch portion and a forward portion extending forward from...
Western safety stirrup
A western safety stirrup is disclosed having an elastic band forming the outer side of the portion of the stirrup wherein a boot is to be placed, held at top...
A sports boot including an upper extending above the ankle joint and at least one rigid collar extending around the wearer's lower leg, the boot including a...
Footwear cleaning device
Hex spool for hose
Method and apparatus with chipset-based protection for local and remote
authentication of booting from...
Method and apparatus enabling a computing system to deter or thwart unauthorized boot-up from peripheral devices are disclosed herein. In various embodiments, a...
System and method for validating components during a booting process
A method and system for validating components during a booting process of a computing device are described herein. The method can include the steps of detecting...
Electronic device and speed-up booting module and method thereof using
A speed-up booting module of an electronic device includes a first heat pipe with two ends connected to a first component and a second component respectively,...
Method for dedicated netboot
In one embodiment, a method to boot up a server using a target storage device over a network is provided. In this embodiment, the method includes installing an...
Passive activation of bootloader network features
Consistent with embodiments of the present invention, systems and methods are disclosed for operating an override boot sequence. In some embodiments, a system...
Processing for multi-channel signals
Method and apparatus for improved processing for multi-channel signals. In an exemplary embodiment, an anomaly metric is computed for a multi-channel signal...