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System and method for utilizing a protected/hidden region of semiconductor
A method for accessing a protected area of a solid-state storage device via firmware control is described. During system initialization, firmware components are...
Modular cable termination plug
The invention is a modular cable termination plug having a conductor divider having an entrant barb and a plurality of divider channels, a load bar having a...
A snowboard binding comprises two assemblies that are capable of being mated or docked with each other and locked together while the snowboard is in use. One of...
Method of fast switching control for different operation systems operated
A method of fast switching control for different operation systems operated in computer is provided, including installing a first operating system, a second...
Flash storage system and method for accessing a boot program
A computing system includes a flash storage device that loads a boot program from a flash storage of the flash storage device to a random access memory of the...
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....
Method and apparatus for always-on voice client service on mobile
A telecommunications device including a laptop computer having a telephony soft client. According to embodiments of the present invention, calls may be received...
Double-shoot single pass implement
A planting unit for depositing fertilizer and seed in a single pass, double shoot manner includes a rotating disc that cuts a furrow in a planting surface and a...
Method of fixing boot
A method for fixing a boot includes mounting a tubular anchoring areas, defined in opposite ends of a resinous boot, on an outer periphery of a counterpart...
Apparatus for operating a process installation
A set-up for operating a process installation. The set-up includes a control station and at least one field device, which determines or monitors at least one...
Method, system and article of manufacture for system recovery
Provided are a method, system, and article of manufacture for system recovery. An operating system and a backup copy of the operating system are both maintained...
Device for controlling power to a plurality of peripherals based on the
state of a host computer
This invention relates to a standby power control device, which is able to apply in controlling the ON/OFF state of the power of a computer and a plurality of...
Boot control method of computer system
A computer system comprises two or more computers including at least one standby computer and a management computer which controls the computers. The management...
Simple preconfigured client management failsafe
A system, method and computer-usable medium are disclosed for recovering data from a memory storage device. The operating system (OS) of an IPS comprising a...
Memory allocation method for direct memory access and terminal therefor
A memory allocation method and terminal for supporting Direct Memory Access (DMA) are provided. The terminal includes a memory for storing data used for...
A microphone assembly includes a microphone array carrier having a top surface and a plurality of side faces adjacent to the top surface. The top surface and...
Insulating mechanically-interfaced adhesive for electrosurgical forceps
An electrosurgical forceps includes a shaft having a pair of jaw members at a distal end movable about a pivot from a first position disposed in spaced relation...
Early self-validation of persistent memory during boot in an optical
An operational optical transceiver configured to self-validate a boot image loaded from the persistent memory early in the boot process. The optical transceiver...
Road safety device
An elasticated, high-visibility band is stretched over the rear boot of a car, providing a highly-visible X to alert other road users. The band is in the form...
Quick closing trench opener/closer for an agricultural seeding machine
A trench opener/closer is provided for an agricultural seeding machine movable in a planting direction. The trench opener/closer includes a disc opener...
Hard disk drive with disk embedded DOS boot image and firmware download
A system, related hard disk drive (HDD) and method are disclosed in which a firmware download to the HDD is accomplished by receiving it from the host and...
Computer system and method of booting the same
Provided are a computer system and a method of booting the same. The computer system includes: a first storage unit for storing a booting-related program...
Device having shared memory and method for transferring code data
The present invention relates to a device having a shared memory and a code data transmitting method. According to an embodiment of the present invention, the...
Distributed preboot execution environment (PXE) server booting
A computer program product and system are disclosed for distributed Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE) server booting. The computer program product may include...
Silicone boot for constant velocity universal joint and constant velocity
A silicone boot for a constant velocity universal joint includes a larger diameter portion attached to an outer joint member of a constant velocity universal...
Stabilizing system for a saddle
The invention also a stabilizing system to stabilize a rider in the saddle comprising a saddle stabilizer block which can be used alone or in combination with a...
System and method for automatically updating the software of a networked
personal audiovisual device
A method for automatically updating software executed by an electronic device is disclosed herein. The method includes receiving, at the electronic device, an...
Bare metal machine recovery from the cloud
Provided herein are systems and methodologies for bare metal machine restoration of a client computing environment over a network-based backup system. System...
Method and apparatus for maintaining a partition when booting another
In a processing system with a main partition and a sequestered partition, the main partition sends an interrupt to the sequestered partition before calling an...
Method for storing boot time
A method for storing boot time is performed by a computer product having a programmable read-only memory with a basic/input output system resident therein. The...
Computer, booting software product and computer booting method
A computer includes an application system, a storage device and a basic input output system (BIOS). The application system can be respectively coupled to the...
Method and system for booting a software package on a network processor
A network processor system includes a network processor 1, which is provided with a number of interfaces 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, including one or more Ethernet...
System and method for the provision of secure network boot services
A system and method for providing a network boot is provided in which the entire length of the communications link between the client computer and the boot...
Direct peripheral communication for restricted mode operation
A computer that self-administers operating in restricted and unrestricted operating modes boots from a main processor and operates normally in the unrestricted...
System software update method
Provided is a computer system including a first server and a storage system. In the first server, a first virtual server and a second virtual server are...
Method of booting a processing device
A method for booting a processing device, the processing device comprising a first and a second processing unit, the method comprising: detecting by the first...
A femtocell may be initialized on a network by automatically contacting a network service provider. The access point then automatically downloads an initial...
Secure booting a computing device
A method and an apparatus for executing codes embedded inside a device to verify a code image loaded in a memory of the device are described. A code image may...
On chip verification and consequent enablement of card OS operation in
On Chip Smart Card verification of a cardholder using biometrics such as a fingerprint and consequent enablement of a card operating system, having an...
Orthopedic walker boot having a removable heel plate
An orthopedic walker boot for wearing on a lower limb of a wearer has a rigid external shell, a pliant internal boot positioned in the external shell, and a...
Orthopedic walker boot having an inflatable bladder
An orthopedic walker boot for wearing on a lower limb of a wearer has a rigid external shell and a pliant internal boot received within the external shell. The...
Apparatus for releasing a cup from the cup holder of a food mixing machine
A food mixing machine (16) includes an agitator (15) for mixing food in a cup (C). The cup (C) is received in a flexible boot (22) which is carried by a cup...
A sandal type overshoe for releasable mounting on primary footwear, e.g., a boot or shoe, is disclosed. The overshoe comprises a sole with a forefoot region, a...
Boot test apparatus and method of computer system
A boot test apparatus and method can repeatedly execute actions of power-on and power-off for a cold boot test of a computer to test whether the computer is...
Event time management in an electric vehicle charging station without a
battery-backed real time clock
An electric vehicle charging station, which does not include a battery-backed Real Time Clock, is in a charging station network managed by a charging station...
Method and apparatus for verifying authenticity of initial boot code
Described herein is an alteration of the normal reset sequence of a programmable microprocessor to perform a cryptographic verification of a block of memory...
Gaming security system
Verification of software to be run in a secure environment is performed by comparing a critical portion of the executable boot program code in an EPROM with...
Firmware exclusive access of a peripheral storage device
A method includes searching a peripheral storage device for a key during a firmware boot process of a computer system. Operating system access to the peripheral...