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John Colgrove, Par Botes, Michael Timpanaro, Charles H Silvers, Peter Vajgel: Backup mechanism for a multi-class file system. VERITAS Operating Corporation, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, September 5, 2006: US07103740 (344 worldwide citation)

System and method for performing backups of a multi-class file system are described. In one embodiment, more recently modified data may be assigned and/or migrated to higher storage classes and less recently modified data may be migrated at time intervals to lower storage classes in the multi-class ...


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Richard J Huebsch, Robert J Prieve, Leonard Kampa: System and method for multiplexed data back-up to a storage tape and restore operations using client identification tags. Veritas Operating Corporation, B Noël Kivlin, November 26, 2002: US06487644 (265 worldwide citation)

A system and method for backing up and restoring data from client computers at a server computer. The server computer receives back-up data from individual client computers and inserts them into a configurable buffer within a shared memory area. The server associates a client identification (ID) tag ...


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Hans F van Rietschote, Craig W Hobbs, Mahesh P Saptarshi: Migrating virtual machines among computer systems to balance load caused by virtual machines. VERITAS Operating Corporation, Lawrence J Merkel, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P c, April 10, 2007: US07203944 (225 worldwide citation)

A cluster comprises a plurality of computer systems, wherein each of the plurality of computer systems is configured to execute one or more virtual machines. Each of the plurality of computer systems comprises hardware and a plurality of instructions. The plurality of instructions, when executed on ...


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John Colgrove, Par Botes, Michael Timpanaro, Charles H Silvers, Peter Vajgel: Performing operations without requiring split mirrors in a multi-class file system. Veritas Operating Corporation, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, November 6, 2007: US07293133 (207 worldwide citation)

System and method for performing operations in a multi-class file system without requiring split mirrors. For one or more storage classes in the multi-class file system, operations that require stable copies of the storage classes may be performed without using split mirrors. In one embodiment, read ...


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Bruce R Rabe, Mark Clifford, Norm Miles: Storage area network (SAN) management system for discovering SAN components using a SAN management server. Veritas Operating Corporation, Robert C Kowert, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P c, March 20, 2007: US07194538 (205 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of a LUN security utility which provides LUN security operations including, but not limited to, searching for and locating one or more LUNs, LUN selection, LUN to disk array port binding, LUN masking and fabric zoning operations in one utility. Embodiments may provide a central user inte ...


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Dhrubajyoti Borthakur, Nur Premo, Joseph Pasqua: System and method for detecting and storing file content access information within a file system. Veritas Operating Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, B Noël Kivlin, Anthony M Petro, September 18, 2007: US07272606 (205 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a system may include a storage device configured to provide a storage space for data storage and a file system configured to map files to the storage space for storage and to manage application accesses to the storage device. The file system may be configured to determine a signat ...


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Hans F van Rietschote: Disaster recovery and backup using virtual machines. VERITAS Operating Corporation, Lawrence J Merkel, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, August 15, 2006: US07093086 (196 worldwide citation)

One or more computer systems, a carrier medium, and a method are provided for backing up virtual machines. The backup may occur, e.g., to a backup medium or to a disaster recovery site, in various embodiments. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a computer system configured to execute at least ...


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Weibao Wu, Sinh D Nguyen, Kirk W Clowser: Snapshot reconstruction from an existing snapshot and one or more modification logs. VERITAS Operating Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, B Noël Kivlin, December 27, 2005: US06981114 (174 worldwide citation)

A deleted snapshot of a data volume may be reconstructed from an existing snapshot and one or more modification logs. For example, modifications to the data volume that occur subsequent to creation of a first snapshot may be logged in a modification log. If the first snapshot is deleted, the first s ...


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Jagadish Bandhole, Sekaran Nanja, William Blume, Carleton Miyamoto: Dynamic computing environment using remotely allocable resources. Veritas Operating Corporation, Campbell Stephenson Ascolese, October 2, 2007: US07278142 (167 worldwide citation)

A system and a method of providing a dynamic computing environment to a user, in which the dynamic computing environment is configured to communicate and to operate under the control of the user. The dynamic computing environment has one or more virtual resources including at least one virtual compu ...


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Borthakur Dhrubajyoti, Premo Nur, Pasqua Joesph: System and method for generating extensible file system metadata and file system content processing. Veritas Operating Corporation, Borthakur Dhrubajyoti, Premo Nur, Pasqua Joesph, MEYERTONS HOOD KIVLIN KOWERT KIVLIN B Noel PO Box 398 Austin TX 78767 0398, June 16, 2005: WO/2005/055093 (154 worldwide citation)

A system and method for generating extensible file system metadata. In one embodiment, the system may include a storage device configured to store data and a file system configured to manage access to the storage device and to store file system content. The file system may be further configured to d ...