Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Computing system having a multiple graphics processing pipeline (GPPL) architecture supported on multiple external graphics cards connected to an integrated graphics device (IGD) embodied with










Image Number 17 for United States Patent #7940274.

A computing system capable of parallelizing the operation of multiple graphics processing units (GPUs) supported on an integrated graphic device (IGD) embodied within a bridge circuit, and employing a multi-mode parallel graphics rendering subsystem having software and hardware implemented components. The computing system includes (i) CPU memory space for storing one or more graphics-based applications, (ii) one or more CPUs for executing the graphics-based applications, (iii) an external graphics card supporting at least one GPU and being connected to the bridge circuit by way of a data communication interface, (iv) a multi-mode parallel graphics rendering subsystem supporting multiple modes of parallel operation, (v) a plurality of graphic processing pipelines (GPPLs), implemented using the GPUs, and (vi) an automatic mode control module. During the run-time of the graphics-based application, the automatic mode control module automatically controls the mode of parallel operation of the multi-mode parallel graphics rendering subsystem so that the multiple GPUs on the external graphics cards are driven in a parallelized manner, or the single GPU in the IGD is controlled during display operations, as the case may be.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
5-lipoxygenase-activating protein (FLAP) inhibitors
System, method and apparatus for pausing multi-channel broadcasts
Bio-pesticide and method for pest control
Multi-channel memory system including error correction decoder architecture with efficient area utilization
Fabrication method of packaging substrate having through-holed interposer embedded therein
Method for transforming a single reactor line
Biphotonic photosensitizers, nanoparticles containing the same and their use as drugs
  Randomly Featured Patents
Code protection in microcontroller with EEPROM fuses
Process for the separation of 2-alkene-1,4-diols and 3-alkene-1,2-diols from catalysts
Diascia plant named `Kiedione`
Web search refinement
Method and system for order fulfillment in a distribution center
Methods for fabricating three-dimensional micro structures
Chair
Built thickened stable non-aqueous cleaning composition and method of use, and package therefor
L,d-polylactide copolymers with controlled morphology
Mounting of electronic components on printed circuit boards