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AMD Patent Grants

Thermally-aware throttling in a three-dimensional processor stack

Patent Number 9658663 - May 23, 2017

A three-dimensional (3-D) processor stack includes a plurality of processor cores implemented in a plurality of layers. A controller is to…

System and method for configuring boot-time parameters of nodes of a cloud computing system

Patent Number 9658895 - May 23, 2017

The present disclosure relates to a method and system for configuring a computing system, such as a cloud computing system. A method includes…

Subcache affinity

Patent Number 9658960 - May 23, 2017

A method and apparatus for controlling affinity of subcaches is disclosed. When a core compute unit evicts a line of victim data, a…

Semiconductor device having a high-K gate dielectric above an STI region

Patent Number 9659928 - May 23, 2017

By forming a trench isolation structure after providing a high-k dielectric layer stack, direct contact of oxygen-containing insulating…

System and method for adjusting processor performance based on platform and ambient thermal conditions

Patent Number 9652019 - May 16, 2017

A system and method for efficient management of operating modes within an integrated circuit (IC) for optimal power and performance targets. A…

AMD Patent Applications

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING A PARALLEL SEARCH OPERATION

Application Number 20170147608 - May 25, 2017

A method and apparatus for performing a search in a processor-in-memory (PIM) system having a first processor and at least one memory module…

EFFICIENT PROCESSOR LOAD BALANCING USING PREDICATION

Application Number 20170139748 - May 18, 2017

A system and methods embodying some aspects of the present embodiments for efficient load balancing using predication flags are provided. The…

METHOD AND SYSTEMS OF CONTROLLING MEMORY-TO-MEMORY COPY OPERATIONS

Application Number 20170123670 - May 4, 2017

A memory-to-memory copy operation control system includes a processor configured to receive an instruction to perform a memory-to-memory copy…

MINIMIZING LATENCY FROM PERIPHERAL DEVICES TO COMPUTE ENGINES

Application Number 20170102886 - April 13, 2017

Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for minimizing latency in a implementation where a peripheral device is used as a…

Method and Apparatus for Workload Placement on Heterogeneous Systems

Application Number 20170102971 - April 13, 2017

The methods and apparatus can assign processing core workloads to processing cores from a heterogeneous instruction set architectures (ISA)…

AMD Federal District Court Decisions

Hatamian et al v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - March 22, 2017

ORDER by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers denying 232 Motion to Intervene. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(fs, COURT STAFF)…

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - March 13, 2017

ORDER RE: MOTION FOR LEAVE TO BRING AND USE EQUIPMENT AND PROCEDURE FOR TUTORIAL AND CLAIM CONSTRUCTION HEARING 165 . (Illston, Susan) (Filed…

Dickey v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

California Northern District Court - March 6, 2017

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 92 Stipulation. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/6/2017)

Dickey v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

California Northern District Court - February 8, 2017

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 87 Stipulation Continuing Motion to Dismiss Hearing and Case Management Conference.…

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. et al v. LG Electronics, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - January 30, 2017

ORDER by Judge Susan Illston granting 145 Motion for Pro Hac Vice. (tfS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/30/2017)

AMD State Court Decisions

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

United States U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - November 21, 2013

Plaintiff-Appellants asserted various tort claims against Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD). AMD moved to exclude certain expert testimony…

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - August 16, 2013

A group of Texas plaintiffs alleged that a corporation exposed two employees to chemicals that caused two of the employees' children to suffer…

Tumlinson, et al. v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

Delaware Supreme Court - February 21, 2012

AMD Federal Appellate Court Decisions

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017

ZOND LLC v. ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - January 18, 2017