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Battery Emulator for SE Laptop Computer with Integrated Turn-on Feature

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012646D
Original Publication Date: 2003-May-19
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-May-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

A battery emulator for a laptop computer with integrated turn on signal circuity is presented. The target application is enterprise computer systems where a laptop is used to act as the system console. It is desirable to have the console power on with the system, and power off with the system automatically. Battery solutions are also discussed and presented against the proposed invention.