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  • Performance Implications of Age-Based Allocation in On-Chip-Networks

    White Papers // May 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    Age-based priority is a common mechanism used to improve the fairness and Quality-of-Service (QoS) characteristics of interconnection networks. Packet age can provide remote network state information that enables routers to service packets in a globally optimal fashion. In the Network-on-Chip (NoC) setting, age-based allocation is implemented by assigning priorities to ...

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  • The Value Of True Partnerships

    Webcasts // May 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    The presenters are serial entrepreneurs who believe in the fundamental power of partnerships. Empowered by working in close collaboration for years, these co-founders have started multiple companies including Patagon, Lemon Bank and Bling Nation. In this webcast, the presenters describe the value of over-communication, the decision process in making a ...

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  • From Stanford To Startup

    Webcasts // May 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    In this webcast, the presenters challenge many of the myths surrounding startups and the lives of entrepreneurs. Both the presenters share their first-hand experiences of the entrepreneurial process, including identifying good problems to solve and the value in building simple solutions and minimum viable products.

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  • The Case for Prefetching and Prevalidating TLS Server Certificates

    White Papers // May 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    A key bottleneck in a full TLS handshake is the need to fetch and validate the server certificate before a secure connection can be established. The authors propose a mechanism by which a browser can pre-fetch and pre-validate server certificates so that by the time the user clicks on an ...

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  • Reach Your Escape Velocity

    Webcasts // May 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    In this webcast, the presenter discusses how companies can build the escape velocity necessary to move beyond the successes and failures of the past. The presenter argues that when companies focus too much on performance, they miss out on building the power to become the industry leaders that other companies ...

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  • A Dynamic Programming Algorithm for Decentralized Markov Decision Processes With a Broadcast Structure

    White Papers // Apr 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    The authors give an optimal dynamic programming algorithm to solve a class of finite-horizon decentralized Markov Decision Processes (MDPs). They consider problems with a broadcast information structure that consists of a central node that only has access to its own state but can affect several outer nodes, while each outer ...

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  • Developing Products That Save Lives

    Webcasts // Apr 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    In this webcast, the presenter leads scientists discovering medicines that will significantly impact the lives of patients. In this webcast, the presenter describes the challenges of his industry, and outlines the required steps for developing products in a heavily regulated environment. The presenter also shares some personal learning curves faced ...

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  • How To Build Instant Connections

    Webcasts // Apr 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    In this webcast, the presenter explores subtle drivers that can help you spark immediate work, life, and romantic connections. Based on insights from the presenter's latest book, Click: The Magic of Instant Connections, the presenter teaches leaders and aspiring entrepreneurs how to make every chance meeting count, using examples from ...

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  • Software or Hardware: The Future of Green Enterprise Computing

    White Papers // Apr 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    Over the last few years, interest in "Green computing" has motivated research into energy-saving techniques for enterprise systems, from network proxies and virtual machine migration to the return of thin clients. This paper tries to answer a possibly contentious question: would the authors be better served by the embarrassingly simple ...

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  • A New Vision For Capital Markets

    Webcasts // Apr 2011 // provided by Stanford University

    In this webcast, the presenter thinks his online marketplace for trading alternative assets can play an important role in creating a new model for capital markets. In this webcast, the presenter explains his personal path into entrepreneurship and describes the current growth of his firm, which has drawn attention for ...

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