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Methods and apparatus for collapsing interrupts
Methods and apparatus are provided for generating interrupts associated with the completion of data processing. An external host may pass a first data block to a...
Conditional branch instruction capable of testing a plurality of
indicators in a predicate register
A method of conditionally executing branch instructions which comprise an opcode field defining a type of test to be applied to determine whether or not to...
Method and system for on-chip configurable data ram for fast memory and
pseudo associative caches
Aspects of a method and system for an on-chip configurable data RAM for fast memory and pseudo associative caches are provided. Memory banks of configurable data...
Method for automatically managing disk fragmentation
In the current invention, a method and apparatus for automatically managing fragmentation on a disk is described. This is done by having a special Mode for...
Key revocation in a mobile device
A system for revoking access to a mobile device comprises a mobile device providing a plurality of applications and an agent providing a plurality of revocation...
Power control for a dual mode transmitter
A circuit may be provided. The circuit may be a component of a dual mode transmitter such as a transmitter from the 802.11x family. The circuit may comprise an...
Method and system for a programmable local oscillator generator based on
quadrature mixing using a phase shifter
Methods and systems for a local oscillator generator based on quadrature mixing using a phase shifter. Aspects of one method may include generating a local...
Adaptive radio transceiver with a power amplifier
An exemplary embodiment of the present invention described and shown in the specification and drawings is a transceiver with a receiver, a transmitter, a local...
Method and system for single antenna receiver system for HSDPA
Aspects of a method and system for a single antenna receiver system for HSDPA are provided. Aspects of a method for processing RF signals, the method may...
Digital modulator for a GSM/GPRS/EDGE wireless polar RF transmitter
A digital modulator in a radio transmitter includes circuitry for switching between Gaussian Minimum Shift Keying (GMSK) and Phase-Shift Keying (PSK) while...
Multi-part parsing in a network device
Devices and methods for processing data are disclosed. An example network device includes a plurality of ports. Each port of the example network device is...
Upstream adaptive modulation in a communications system
A system and method for providing upstream adaptive modulation. Burst parameters associated with a range of data interval usage codes (IUCs) are defined. Each of...
Method and system for fault resilience in networks with Audio/Video
Bridging aware Shortest Path Bridging
Aspects of a method and system for fault resilience in Audio/Video Bridging (AVB) aware Shortest Path Bridging (SPB) networks are provided. In this regard, a...
Intelligent congestion feedback apparatus and method
An intelligent congestion feedback apparatus and method thereof includes a source endpoint transmitting data packets, and a destination endpoint receiving the...
Method and system for calibrating group delay errors in a combined GPS and
Aspects of a method and system for calibrating group delay errors in a combined GPS and GLONASS receiver are provided. The combined GPS and GLONASS receiver may...
Increased resolution analog to digital converter
According to one embodiment, a method for increasing resolution and accuracy of an analog to digital converter receiving an input voltage includes dithering a...
Scrambled block encoder
A block encoder flexibly encodes K codes to produce an encoded data block. The block encoder receives an unformatted block of 10 Gigabit Media Independent...
Method and system for controlling MEMS switches in an integrated circuit
Methods and systems for controlling MEMS switches in an integrated circuit package are disclosed and may include controlling one or more arrays of MEMS switches...
Method and system for a balun embedded in an integrated circuit package
Methods and systems for a balun embedded in an integrated circuit package are disclosed and may include a multi-layer package bonded to an integrated circuit....
Compact low-power class AB amplifier
A compact low-power class AB power amplifier design is provided. In an embodiment, the amplifier design eliminates an intermediate stage that couples an input...
Method and system for polar modulating QAM signals with discontinuous
Aspects of a method and system for polar modulating QAM signals with discontinuous phase may include amplifying a signal via a plurality of amplifiers such that...
Die-up ball grid array package with die-attached heat spreader
An electrically and thermally enhanced die-up tape substrate ball grid array (BGA) package and die-up plastic substrate BGA package are described. A substrate...
Sensor die structure
A sensor is implemented in an integrated circuit. The sensor includes one or more sensor pads that are provided at or near a surface of the integrated circuit....
Integrated circuit package having reversible ESD protection
Methods, systems, and apparatuses are provided for integrated circuit packages and for enabling electrostatic discharge (ESD) testing of the same. A package...
RFID reader integrated with wireless communication device
An integrated RFID reader and wireless communication device is realized by a radio frequency (RF) front end operable, in a first mode, to generate a radio...
Multimode wireless communication device
A multimode wireless communication device includes a first circuit having a digital baseband processing module to convert outbound data into outbound digital...
Method and system for using a multi-RF input receiver for diversity
Aspects of a method and system for signal processing are disclosed and may include receiving a plurality of wireless signals via a plurality of M receive...
Method and system for digital baseband receiver with digital RF/IF/VLIF
support in GSM/GPRS/EDGE compliant handsets
A method and system for digital baseband receiver with digital RF/IF/VLIF support in GSM/GPRS/EDGE compliant handsets. The method may comprise receiving an input...
Method and system for low complexity conjugate gradient based equalization
in a wireless system
Methods and systems for processing signals in a receiver are disclosed herein and may include updating a plurality of filter taps utilizing at least one channel...
Ranging and registering cable modems under attenuated transmission
A cable modem communication system includes a plurality of Cable Modems (CMs), a CM network segment, and a Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS). The CMTS...
Method and system for generating digital video broadcast (DVB) transport
stream from direct satellite system...
A system and method for packet processing are disclosed. The method may include performing using at least one processor, generating a DVB transport stream packet...
Power dissipation management for wired transceivers
A system, method and apparatus for reducing a power consumed by a physical layer device (PHY). A length of a cable connecting the PHY to a link partner is...
TCP receiver acceleration
A transport protocol receiver for receiving a packet from a network, the packet having a header, payload, and connection context. The receiver includes an...
Network switch having port blocking capability
A switch is configured to block packets from being transmitted through designated ports. The switch has port bitmap generator configured to obtain a port bitmap...
Switch assisted frame aliasing for storage virtualization
An apparatus and process for relabelling and redirecting at least some of the read transaction data frames and the write transaction write data and transfer...
Local area network having multiple channel wireless access
A communication network having at least one access point supports wireless communication among a plurality of wireless roaming devices via a first and a second...
Communication transceiver having a three-line balun with power amplifier
A balun that includes a first conductor, a second conductor, and a third conductor. The first conductor has a first length. The first conductor also has a first...
System and method for pre-detection in a power over ethernet system
A system and method for pre-detection in a power over Ethernet (PoE) system. A power sourcing equipment (PSE) is designed to measure a port voltage upon...
Optimization of routing layers and board space requirements for ball grid
array package implementations...
A method and apparatus for improved contact pad arrays and land patterns for integrated circuit packages are presented. A plurality of conductive pads are...
Semiconductor device with increased breakdown voltage
Optimization of the implantation structure of a metal oxide silicon field effect transistor (MOSFET) device fabricated using conventional complementary metal...
Convolutional coding method for multi-band communications
A system and method for convolutionally encoding a stream of bits are disclosed. An embodiment of the present invention provides improved communication system...
Video bus for a video decoding system
Systems and methods are disclosed for a bus, link or interface. More specifically, systems and methods are discloses for a bus, link or interface adapted to...
Method and system for securing a network utilizing IPsec and MACsec
Aspects of a method and system for securing a network utilizing IPsec and MACsec protocols are provided. In one or more network nodes, aspects of the invention...
Multi-stage deep packet inspection for lightweight devices
A system and method for the multi-stage analysis of incoming packets. Three stages are used, each of which addresses a particular category of threat by examining...
GPS enabled cell phone location tracking for security purposes
A wireless terminal enacts a boundary violation notification rule that includes geographic boundary and an action or a mobility violation notification rule that...
Digital personal assistance via a broadband access gateway
A system and method supporting access, coordination, modification, updating, and management of multiple sources of multimedia information resident on a plurality...
Modular, portable data processing terminal for use in a radio frequency
Modular, portable data collection terminals are disclosed for use in mixed wireless and hard-wired RF communication networks, wherein various radio transmitter...
RFIC with high power PA
A radio frequency (RF) front-end includes a plurality of power amplifier modules and a plurality of impedance matching circuits. Each of the plurality of...
Programmable hybrid transmitter
A programmable hybrid transmitter includes a baseband processing module, an up-conversion module, and a power amplifier circuit. The baseband processing module...
Methods and apparatuses for canceling correlated noise in a multi-carrier
Embodiments of an apparatus, system, and method are described for a multi-carrier communication system that cancels at least some correlated noise estimated to...