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Apparatus and system for coupling and decoupling initiator devices to a
network using an arbitrated loop...
The present invention enables the coupling and decoupling of multiple processing devices to a network without disrupting the network. In an embodiment, the...
Gigabit switch with frame forwarding and address learning
A network switch and a method thereof for network communications include a first data port interface and a second data port interface supporting a data port...
Programmable memory cell
A disclosed embodiment is a programmable memory cell comprising an elevated ground node having a voltage greater than a common ground node by an amount...
Inductively coupled integrated circuit with magnetic communication path
and methods for use therewith
An integrated circuit includes a first integrated circuit die having a first circuit and a first inductive interface and a second integrated circuit die having a...
Integrated circuit having frequency dependent noise avoidance
An integrated circuit includes first, second and third circuits, a clock module and a rate adapting module. The first circuit causes frequency dependent noise...
Method and system for deglitching in a mobile multimedia processor
In a multimedia system, a method and system for deglitching in a mobile multimedia processor are provided. A deglitching operation may be provided to reduce...
Multiple frequency antenna array for use with an RF transmitter or
A multiple frequency antenna array includes a first antenna circuit and a second antenna circuit. The first antenna circuit has a first radiation pattern and is...
Facilitating use of a restricted base tranceiver station
Facilitating use of a restricted base transceiver station is disclosed. To a first set of subscribers associated with a mobile network operator, access to a...
Power mode control for a communication device and method for use therewith
A power status signal is received in an integrated circuit that indicates an inductive power status of an off-chip inductive power module and a battery power...
Method and system for measuring and optimizing integrated antenna
Methods and systems for measuring and optimizing integrated antenna performance are disclosed and may include transmitting FM signals over a range of frequencies...
Carrier detection for multiple receiver systems
The present invention provides a method for carrier detection associated with the receipt of MIMO RF packet communications. This involves receiving multiple MIMO...
Multi-pair gigabit ethernet transceiver having a single-state decision
Various systems and methods providing high speed decoding, enhanced power reduction and clock domain partitioning for a multi-pair gigabit Ethernet transceiver...
Processing data packets using navigational hardware assist
Herein described is a system and method for improving the performance in which data packets are processed in a set-top-box. The system determines and stores one...
Linked network switch configuration
A network device having a plurality of ports including address resolution logic (ARL), a first switch, a second switch, and a CPU. The first and second switches...
Hierarchical flow-level multi-channel communication
A communication system that includes a supervisory node (e.g., a headend) and one or more remote nodes (e.g., cable modems). Packets are transmitted between the...
Method and system for polarity change count
A method for comparing pixels may comprise determining at least one polarity difference for at least one pair of neighboring pixels selected from a plurality of...
Gain control methods and systems in an amplifier assembly
A Variable Gain Amplifier (VGA) amplifies an input signal according to a gain, to produce an amplified signal. A detector module detects a power indicative of a...
Multipiece apparatus for thermal and electromagnetic interference (EMI)
shielding enhancement in die-up array...
An integrated circuit (IC) device package is presented. A frame body has opposing first and second surfaces and a central opening that is open at the first and...
Inductively coupled integrated circuit and methods for use therewith
A circuit includes a first integrated circuit or die having a first circuit and a first inductive interface. A second integrated circuit or die has a second...
Software RASP parser for a PVR-enabled set-top system
According to one aspect, there is provided a method for parsing RASP events in a number of packets in a PVR-enabled set-top system using a software RASP parser....
Using fractional sectors for mapping defects in disk drives
Herein described is at least a method and system for processing a read or write operation when one or more defects are mapped using one or more fractional...
Access point multi-level transmission power and protocol control based on
the exchange of characteristics
A wireless access point and multiple wireless terminals exchange utilization, status, mobility and reception characteristics. Each wireless terminal generates...
RF receiver with harmonic blocking in LO
A RF receiver includes a low noise amplifier and blocking module, a down conversion module, and a local oscillation module. The low noise amplifier and blocking...
Multi-input multi-output transceiver with power consumption management
based on receiver parameter and method...
An integrated circuit (IC) includes a plurality of RF receivers for receiving a corresponding one of a plurality of received signals. Each of the plurality of...
Power consumption management based on receiver parameter and method for
An integrated circuit (IC) includes an RF receiver having an AGC module that generates an automatic gain control (AGC) signal based on a strength of a received...
Multiple band direct conversion radio frequency transceiver integrated
A multiple band direct conversion radio frequency (RF) transceiver integrated circuit (IC) includes a multiple band direct conversion transmitter section, a...
RFIC with dynamically controlled power amplifier
A radio frequency (RF) front-end includes a power amplifier module and a power amplifier control module. The power amplifier module is coupled to amplify an...
Voice, data and RF integrated circuit with off-chip power amplifier and
methods for use therewith
A voice data and RF integrated circuit (IC) includes an RF transmitter, that generates an RF signal to a power amplifier module. A memory module stores a least...
Wireless system having channel fading compensation using minimum mean
A MISO wireless LAN includes multiple inputs and a single output. The present invention includes a method and apparatus of compensating for time sensitive or...
Radio frequency integrated circuit having frequency dependent noise
mitigation with spectrum spreading
A radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) includes a low noise amplifier that amplifies an inbound radio frequency (RF) signal to produce an amplified RF...
Hybrid radio frequency transmitter
A hybrid transmitter includes first and second up-conversion modules, a combining module, and a power amplifier circuit. The first up-conversion module is...
Decoding and presentation time stamps for MPEG-4 advanced video coding
A system, method, and apparatus for time stamping compressed video data is disclosed. A delay parameter is generated and can be encoded with the compressed...
Audio codec integrated with baseband processing and RF
An audio codec integrated with baseband processing and RF on a single IC chip. The audio codec may be implemented in a variety of wireless transceivers, such as...
Precise dynamic hysteresis
An analog comparator circuit with associated hysteresis logic operably disposed to provide a logic switching mechanism based upon an input voltage level includes...
Method and system for delay matching in a rake receiver for WCDMA closed
Certain aspects of a method and system for delay matching in a rake receiver for WCDMA closed loop modes are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include...
Method and system for channel estimation in a single channel (SC)
single-input multiple-output (SIMO) system
The method and system for channel estimation in a single channel (SC) single-input multiple-output (SIMO) system described herein may provide a fast and cost...
Method and system for synchronizable E-VSB enhanced data interleaving and
Methods and systems for a synchronizable E-VSB enhanced data interleaving and data expansion are disclosed. Aspects of one method may include a packet processor...
Field processor for a network device
A method of handling a datagram in a network device is disclosed. The steps include receiving a datagram, with the datagram having multiple field values, at a...
Content aware apparatus and method
An example network device includes a processor that is configured to apply specific fields from a packet to an associated memory device and comparing means for...
Network interface controller with receive side scaling and quality of
The present invention is directed to methods and systems for scaling receive protocol processing by allowing the network load from a network adapter to be...
System and method for providing a mesh network using a plurality of
wireless access points (WAPs)
A first access point located in a first cell may be coupled to a second access point located in a second cell. Service may be initially provided to an access...
Auto-selection of SGMII or SerDes pass-through modes
Methods and systems for operating a physical layer device ("PHY") in an Ethernet network include methods and systems for detecting active link partners and for...
Systems and methods for accessing preamp registers using commands via read
channel/hard disk controller interface
A system and method for providing an interface between a read channel and a disk controller. The interface includes a plurality of differential pair signal lines...
Guided target search for hard disk drive applications
A technique to perform a guided partial response target search for characterizing a read channel of a disk drive. A target adaptation scheme pre-selects a...
Apparatus and method for restoring DC spectrum for analog television
reception using direct conversion tuners
A DC compensation circuit restores the frequency spectrum of an input signal at DC (or 0 Hz) by removing or reducing DC offset, 1/f noise, or any other unwanted...
Cascode CMOS RF power amplifier with programmable feedback cascode bias
under multiple supply voltages
A Radio Frequency (RF) cascode power amplifier operates with differing battery supply voltages. A transconductance stage has a transistor with an RF signal input...
Die down ball grid array package
A cavity or die down ball grid array package includes an interposer substrate structure attached to the die. In an example, the interposer substrate reduces the...
Integrated direct conversion satellite tuner
A direct conversion satellite tuner is fully integrated on a common substrate. The integrated tuner receives an RF signal having a plurality of channels and...
Adaptive radio transceiver
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...
DSL modems with analog voice band support
There is provided a DSL modem for integrating an analog voice band with DSL bands over a telephone line, where the analog voice band consists of 0-4 kHz...