Dell Products Assigned Patent
(Targeted News Service Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) By Targeted News Service
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 29 -- Dell Products, Round Rock, Texas, has been assigned a patent (8,521,873) developed by Santosh Bhadri, Karnataka, India, Timothy M. Lambert, Austin, Texas, and Alaa Yousif, Round Rock, Texas, for a "system and method of emulating a network controller within an information handling system."
The abstract of the patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office states: "A system and method of emulating a network controller within an information handling system is disclosed. In one form, an information handling system can include a host chipset operably coupled to a network interface controller of a first main circuit board, and a management controller operably coupled to the host chipset. The information handling system can also include an emulated network interface controller operable to be activated by the management controller. The information handling system can further include a communication bus coupled to the host chipset and the management controller. In one form, the communication bus is operable to activate a communication link between the host chipset and the emulated network interface controller."
The patent application was filed on Nov. 28, 2012 (13/687,555). The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=8521873.PN.&OS=PN/8521873&RS=PN/8521873
Written by Sudarshan Harpal; edited by Anand Kumar.
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