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Yechiam Yemini, Shaula Alexander Yemini, Shmuel Kliger: Apparatus and method for event correlation and problem reporting. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, February 26, 2008: US07337090 (17 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method and apparatus for determining the source of at least one observed event occurring among a plurality of types of components is disclosed. The method, operable on a computer system, utilizes a data structure produced for determining the source of a problem by mapping a pl ...


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Derek Barrett: Method and system for creating packages for multiple platforms. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, September 4, 2007: US07266817 (16 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for creating installation packages for multiple different operating system platforms is provided. A distributed process is used to allow a user to create the installations packages from any location, with a minimal amount of steps. Upon the inputting of a few selected paramete ...


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Amnon Naamad, Dan Aharoni, Igor Patlashenko, Kenneth R Goguen, Xiaoyan Wei: System and method for simulating performance of one or more data storage systems. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, April 8, 2008: US07356452 (15 worldwide citation)

This invention is a system and method for simulating performance of one or more data storage systems. This invention may be used in many useful ways including for configuring or modeling a data storage environment, problem isolation, and general design.


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Pawan Misra, Michael D Haynes, Chetan Rameshchandra Vaidya, Somnath Gulve: System and method for managing sessions and allocating memory resources used for replication of data in a data storage environment. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, November 20, 2007: US07299332 (10 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a system and method for managing sessions and memory resources used for replication of data in a data storage environment. The method includes the steps of determining whether a first copy session has at least a predetermined amount of memory to complete in accordance with a predetermin ...


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David Ohsie, Salvatore DeSimone, Nelson Ferreira, Eyal Yardeni: Method and apparatus for system management using codebook correlation with symptom exclusion. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, C A Giordano, August 7, 2007: US07254515 (9 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for correlating events in a system. Problems and other events can, e.g., be detected in a system that generates symptoms or observable events. A computer-accessible codebook is provided that includes a mapping between each of a plurality of groups of possible symp ...


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William P Hotle, Alan L Taylor, Nagapraveen Veeravenkata Seela: System and method for managing data consistency between different data volumes on one or more data storage systems in a data storage environment. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, September 4, 2007: US07266652 (8 worldwide citation)

This invention enables managing data consistency between different data volumes by managing I/O traffic in a data storage environment. A methodology for managing data consistency, in accordance with the principles of the invention, comprises the steps of arresting processing of I/O traffic during an ...


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Dennis Duprey, Walter A O Brien III, Paul T McGrath, David Haase: System and method for performing a full copy in a data storage environment having a capability for performing an incremental copy. EMC Corporation, K Gupta, R K Perkins, C A Giordano, September 25, 2007: US07275141

This invention is a system and method copying with unmarked data along with a capability for incremental copying of data in a data storage environment.