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Thomas Pisello, David Crossmier, Paul Ashton: Network management system having virtual catalog overview of files distributively stored across network domain. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 27, 1996: US05495607 (713 worldwide citation)

A network management system includes a domain administrating server (DAS) that stores a virtual catalog representing an overview of all files distributively stored across a network domain currently or in the past. The current and historical file information is used for assisting in auditing or locat ...


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Donald W Clay, Steven A Anderson: Flash solid state drive that emulates a disk drive and stores variable length and fixed lenth data blocks. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, October 17, 1995: US05459850 (171 worldwide citation)

A flash solid state drive, having a flash solid state memory compatible with ATA/IDE Interface standards to be connected to a host for storing or retrieving sectors of data, where each sector contains 512 bytes of data, each sector is addressed by a cylinder, head and sector number CHS. The host pro ...


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Frederick M Stefansky: Architecture for 21/2 inch diameter single disk drive. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, June 18, 1991: US05025335 (159 worldwide citation)

A two and one half inch form factor disk drive has a base and cover formed of molded plastic and engaged with each other by snap-fit connectors. The cover is molded from a plastic which is more flexible than that used for the base so that the cover complies to the base when the cover and base are en ...


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Frederick M Stefansky: Low height disk drive. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, October 23, 1990: US04965684 (120 worldwide citation)

A low height disk drive having an overall height of one inch (1") or less for a drive having a 31/2 inch format. The drive includes a sloped base plate having support surfaces lying in a first plane. A rotatable disk lying in a plane substantially parallel to a first plane and an actuator assembly f ...


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Christopher W Midgdey, Richard S Hunsche, Mark L Weaver: System and method for storing and retrieving files for archival purposes. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, January 16, 1996: US05485606 (117 worldwide citation)

A system and method for backing-up, or storing, user-created files to a magnetic tape, or the like, and for subsequently retrieving, or restoring, selected files. Files that are backed-up utilizing one particular operating system software may be restored by a computer system utilizing a different op ...


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John P Squires, Louis J Shrinkle: Method and apparatus for brushless DC motor speed control. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, October 24, 1989: US04876491 (107 worldwide citation)

Control and synchronization of a polyphase, brushless DC motor (used for a hard-disk system) during initial start-up of the motor, is effected by monitoring rotor position using a high-frequency commutation: A short current pulse is applied to each power phase of the motor, and motor current conduct ...


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Guy A Carbonneau, Bernie Wu, Tim Jones: SCSI-coupled module for monitoring and controlling SCSI-coupled raid bank and bank environment. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 17, 1996: US05586250 (93 worldwide citation)

An intelligent status monitoring, reporting and control module is coupled to a SCSI bus that interconnects a cluster of SCSI-compatible data storage modules (e.g., magnetic disk drives). The status monitoring, reporting and control module is otherwise coupled to the cluster of SCSI-compatible data s ...


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John P Squires, Thomas A Fiers, Louis J Shrinkle: Disk drive system controller architecture utilizing embedded real-time diagnostic monitor. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 18, 1990: US04979055 (89 worldwide citation)

A disk drive control architecture provides for the storage and retrieval of data with respect to a rotating media and for the transfer of data with respect to a host in response to host commands. The control architecture provides for the execution of a plurality of background processes for controlli ...


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Donald W Clay: Disk drive system interface architecture employing state machines. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, November 7, 1995: US05465338 (84 worldwide citation)

In a disk drive storage system, an interface apparatus for controlling the transfer of sectors of data between a host processor and a buffer within the storage system in response to READ and WRITE command issued by the host processor. The apparatus comprises a Byte Count State Machine for controllin ...


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James F Geist Jr: Method for tracking memory allocation in network file server. Conner Peripherals, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 13, 1996: US05491808 (78 worldwide citation)

A method for dynamically tracking memory resource allocations/deallocations of a program resident in the memory of a network file server is disclosed wherein calls to system memory allocation functions are intercepted and diverted to memory resident tracker routines, interposed between the caller an ...