Patent Number: 6,310,782

Title: Apparatus for maximizing memory density within existing computer system form factors

Abstract: A system includes a memory module formed of a first portion having a first side that directly connects to a mount in the system, which first side is of a first length; and a second portion having a second side, which second side is of a second length, the second length being greater than the first length. The second side may comprise an arcuate form or a plane that is different from the plane of the first side. Each of the first and second portions is used for affixing a memory element.

Inventors: Noonan; Robert W. (Cypress, TX), Hooten; Jeffrey L. (Spring, TX), Post; Christian H. (Spring, TX)

Assignee: Compaq Computer Corporation

International Classification: G06F 1/18 (20060101); G11C 5/00 (20060101); H05K 1/18 (20060101); H05K 1/00 (20060101); H05K 1/14 (20060101); H05K 3/36 (20060101); H05K 007/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018