Method for controlling the impedance of a driver circuit

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 5955894
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08881940

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A method for controlling the impedance of drivers controls the output impedance of drivers by coupling the drivers to a impedance control circuit. Accordingly, a desired driver output impedance can advantageously be established and maintained over a wide range of variations in operating conditions and manufacturing processes. Thereby shortening the signal settling time and increasing the attainable signaling frequency.

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ORACLE AMERICA, INC.SANTA CLARA, CA8364

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Starr, Jonathan E Cupertino, CA 26 497
Taylor, Alexander D Cupertino, CA 17 401
Vishwanthaiah, Sai V Sunnyvale, CA 13 345

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