05913926 is referenced by 77 patents and cites 27 patents.

An expandable modular data storage array for storing and backing up data transmitted from a host computer including a plurality of data storage devices, a plurality of substantially identical, vertically stacked storage device housings adapted to slidably receive a data storage device, and mechanical connection elements for releasably connecting the top of one storage device housing to the bottom of a storage device housing stacked thereon. The array is connectable to a host computer and receives data and corresponding parity data therefrom. The parity data are indicative of data intended to be stored, from which parity data the intended data are reconstructable.

Title
Expandable modular data storage system having parity storage capability
Application Number
27668
Publication Number
5913926
Application Date
November 7, 1997
Publication Date
June 22, 1999
Inventor
Martin Smith
Camarillo
CA, US
Michael L Steen
Newbury Park
CA, US
Donald E Shewmon
Thousand Oaks
CA, US
Michael Anderson
Westlake Village
CA, US
Agent
Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly
Assignee
Farrington Investments
KY
IPC
H05K 7/10
G06F 1/16
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