Patent Number: 8,578,188

Title: Method and system for selecting an operating frequency for a chip to provide a desired overall power dissipation value for the chip

Abstract: Methods, apparatus, and computer program products for implementing power management within Systems on Chips (SOCs). The method includes selecting an operating frequency for a chip from an operating frequency point set that provides a desired overall power dissipation value.

Inventors: Bai; Yu (Worcester, MA), Vaidya; Priya (Shrewsbury, MA), Sakarda; Premanand (Acton, MA)

Assignee: Marvell International Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017