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Power manager for a network having a virtual machine
A system for managing energy efficiency and control mechanisms in a network having a virtual machine includes a virtual machine power manager (VMPM) coupled to...
Cloud server/thin client/gateway selective browser instantiation
A gateway having at least one communications interface and processing circuitry establishes communications with at least one service provider device and at...
Method and system for performing sample rate conversion
A method and system for performing sample rate conversion is provided. The method may include configuring a system to convert a sample rate of a first audio...
Wireless communication device having reduced power consumption
A wireless communication device is disclosed that is capable of reduced power consumption. Uplink and downlink sub-frames in a WiMAX, 802.16m or LTE environment...
Indoor/outdoor differentiation using radio frequency (RF) transmitters
An apparatus and method is provided for indoor/outdoor transition detection of devices to improve selection of the navigation algorithms. A mobile device can...
Single differential-inductor VCO with implicit common-mode resonance
A circuit for a single differential-inductor oscillator with common-mode resonance may include a tank circuit formed by coupling a first inductor with a pair of...
Method and system for 60 GHz distributed communication
Methods and systems for 60 GHz distributed communication are disclosed and may include generating IF signals from baseband signals in a computing device with...
Low power multi-band, multi-mode transmitter
A transmitter includes a power amplifier driver connected with a first transformer and a second transformer. The first transformer is configured for a first...
Liquid MEMS component and RF applications thereof
A radio circuit includes a front-end module, a board, a liquid MEMS component, and a coupling component. The front-end module is implemented on at least one...
Wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication, including
wireless-enabled component (WEC) embodiments
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a wireless-enabled component (WEC) for enabling a wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication....
Variable low IF receiver for multi-channel applications
Systems and methods for demodulating a plurality of contiguous channels contained within a bandlimited portion of a radio-frequency (RF) input signal are...
Method and system for a combined signal detection for physical layer
Communication devices coupled via a communication link may comprise physical layer devices that may be operable to determine presence of a received signal and...
Receiver with reduced wake-up time
An auxiliary reduced power analog-to-digital converter (ADC) is provided for use during sleep periods of a receiver. The auxiliary ADC has a reduced dynamic...
Method and apparatus for transmit signal pulse shaping
A method and apparatus for transmit signal pulse shaping. Automotive vehicle manufacturers that incorporate electronic components into an automotive vehicle...
System and method for frequency division multiplexed high speed physical
A system and method for frequency division multiplexed high speed physical layer devices. A next generation Ethernet device can be generated through reuse of...
Low-cost port synchronization method in multiport Ethernet devices
A method for frequency synchronization of a multiport device may include recovering a clock frequency of a master port of a first device that is linked to the...
Method and system for speed negotiation for twisted pair links in fibre
Certain aspects of a method and system for speed negotiation for twisted pair links in fiber channel systems are disclosed. Aspects of a method may include...
Method and system for MAC and PHY synchronization for energy efficient
Aspects of a method and system for MAC and PHY synchronization for energy efficient networking are provided. In this regard, an interface that enables...
Criteria for identifying network frames
Disclosed are various embodiments of a network switch for storing a prefix address and a mask corresponding to the prefix address, the prefix address and the...
System and method for 10/40 gigabit ethernet multi-lane gearbox
A system and method for 10/40 gigabit Ethernet multi-lane gearbox. In one embodiment, a gearbox device includes one or more inputs on a line side of the device,...
MAC to PHY interface apparatus and methods for transmission of packets
through a communications network
A communication device having a Media Access Control (MAC) layer and a physical (PHY) layer may include a first physical channel for transferring at least one...
Channel characterization and training within multiple user, multiple
access, and/or MIMO wireless communications
Channel characterization and training within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. Within such communication systems, there can...
Method and system for holistic energy management in ethernet networks
Aspects of a method and system for energy management are provided. In one embodiment based on expected activity in one or more nodes in a network, processing...
Programmable diode array for high density OTP application
A device for one-time-programmable (OTP) memory may include a capacitor formed by a conductive layer, an oxide layer, and a semiconductor well, and a diode that...
Touch sensitive panel detecting hovering finger
A touch sensitive pad with a plurality of touch sensitive elements and processing circuitry coupled to a communications interface and to the touch sensitive pad...
Gate leakage compensation in a current mirror
A method and apparatus is disclosed to compensate for gate leakage currents of thin oxide devices that have very thin oxide layers in a current mirror of a...
Integrated circuit with calibrated pulling effect correction
A frequency-control circuit includes a phase frequency detector configured to receive a reference frequency signal and generate an output detection signal. The...
Efficient non-integral multi-height standard cell placement
An integrated circuit including a first portion of a first cell library including a first plurality of rows, each of the first plurality of rows having a first...
Multi-ported memory with multiple access support
A multi-ported memory that supports multiple read and write accesses is described herein. The multi-ported memory may include a number of read/write ports that...
System, method and computer program product for selectively caching domain
name system information on a network...
A system, method and computer program product is provided for selectively caching domain name system (DNS) information on a network gateway. A CPE attached to...
Simultaneous testing of semiconductor components on a wafer
Methods and apparatus are disclosed to simultaneously, wirelessly test semiconductor components formed on a semiconductor wafer. The semiconductor components...
Method and system for time division duplexing (TDD) in a 60 GHZ
distributed communication system
Methods and systems for antenna switching for time division duplexing (TDD) in a 60 GHz distributed communication system are disclosed and may include enabling...
SAW-less receiver including an if frequency translated BPF
A SAW-less receiver includes an FEM interface module, an RF to IF receiver section, and a receiver IF to baseband section. The RF to IF receiver section...
Method and system for explicit feedback with sounding packet for wireless
local area networks (WLAN)
Aspects of a method and system for explicit feedback with a sounding packet for wireless local area networks (WLAN). Aspects of the system may include a...
Method and system for utilizing out of band signaling for calibration and
configuration of a mesh network of...
A plurality of repeater devices, each of which may enable forwarding extreme high frequency (EHF) communication between EHF-enabled wireless devices, may form a...
Method and system for audio level detection and control
In a method and system for audio level detection and control, an amplitude of an audio signal may be compared to a threshold and an attenuation applied to the...
Multistandard video decoder
Methods and systems for processing video are disclosed. The method may include performing by one or more processors and/or circuits on a chip, receiving...
Compact low-power fully digital CMOS clock generation apparatus for
A device for high-speed clock generation may include an injection locking-ring oscillator (ILRO) configured to receive one or more input clock signals and to...
Physical layer device with dual medium access controller path
According to one example embodiment, an apparatus may include a media-side physical layer (PHY) block configured to receive a received signal via at least one...
Apparatus and method for communication
An apparatus and method for communication are provided. The solution includes controlling the estimation of a radio channel to obtain an estimate of a channel...
Fast wake-up and link acquisition in reduced-twisted pair gigabit Ethernet
Automotive area networks (AAN) have a substantially fixed network topology, meaning that the physical media used for communications between devices included in...
Method and system for utilizing a 10/100/1G/10G Base-T PHY device for
single channel and shared channel networks
Aspects of a method and system for utilizing a 10/100/1G/10GBase-T PHY device for single channel and shared channel networks are provided. In this regard, at...
Method and system for low power mode management for complex Bluetooth
Methods and systems for controlling a personal area network access device are disclosed herein. Aspects of the method may comprise receiving an application...
Front-end module network for femtocell applications
A wireless communication device includes a front-end module (FEM) network, an RF connection, and a system on a chip (SOC). A first set of FEMs is operable to...
Data transmission across independent streams
Various systems and methods are provided for transmission of related data components across independent streams. In one embodiment, among others, a transmitting...
Ethernet physical layer device using time division duplex
An Ethernet physical layer device using time division duplex. A time division duplex frame can be defined with uplink and downlink transmission periods. These...
Method and apparatus for rebalancing the sizes of the downlink (DL)
association sets for component carriers...
Methods, apparatus and computer program products are provided for rebalancing the sizes of downlink (DL) association sets for component carriers having...
Method and apparatus for providing improved detection of overlapping
A method, apparatus and computer program product provide improved detection of overlapping wireless networks. In this regard, the method, apparatus and computer...
Transformer driver circuit with IC protection circuitry
A transformer driver circuit couples to a transformer having a primary winding, a secondary winding, and a transformer tap that is connected to a first voltage...
Asymmetric multi-row touch panel scanning
Asymmetric scanning logic implements asymmetric panel scanning by scanning some rows on a touch panel more frequently than other rows. Note that although an...