Method And System For Reducing Power Consumption In Bitcoin Mining Via Data Input Hopping

  • Published: Mar 31, 2016
  • Earliest Priority: Sep 23 2014
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A method and engine for hash calculation, the method comprising receiving data blocks via an input module, providing clock cycles by a clock module, calculating a hash from a received data block by a process module including a data pipeline and a state pipeline, the hash calculation comprising: receiving an input data block to the data pipeline, calculating, in every other clock cycle of the clock module, an induced data block based on the previous data block, and performing a stage of the state pipeline in each clock cycle of the clock module, in which a state is calculated based on input from the data pipeline, and outputting the hash via an output module.

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  • Publication: Mar 31, 2016
  • Application: Sep 21, 2015
    WO IL 2015050961 W
  • Priority: Sep 23, 2014
    US US 201462053834 P

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