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Wayzen Lin: Isolating network traffic in multi-tenant virtualization environments. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, February 8, 2011: US07885276 (162 worldwide citation)

Managing data in a server system includes providing a plurality of servers, each having an internal gateway/switch that is accessible from outside the server, providing a plurality of virtual servers on at least some of the servers, where each of the virtual servers is accessible by the internal gat ...


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Alexandr Veprinsky, Ofer E Michael, Michael J Scharland: Data de-duplication using thin provisioning. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, October 26, 2010: US07822939 (151 worldwide citation)

A system for de-duplicating data includes providing a first volume including at least one pointer to a second volume that corresponds to physical storage space, wherein the first volume is a logical volume. A first set of data is detected as a duplicate of a second set of data stored on the second v ...


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Barry A Burke: Storage management for fine grained tiered storage with thin provisioning. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, May 24, 2011: US07949637 (96 worldwide citation)

A system for managing data includes providing at least one logical device having a table of information that maps sections of the logical device to sections of at least two storage areas. Characteristics of data associated with a one section of the logical device may be evaluated. The section of the ...


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Orit Levin Michael: Full track read for adaptive pre-fetching of data. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, March 1, 2011: US07899996 (88 worldwide citation)

Adaptively pre-fetching data includes collecting a first set of statistics based on a number of avoidable read-misses in which data exists that is prior to data being read, collecting a second set of statistics based on a number of avoidable read-misses in which data exists that follows data being r ...


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Kendell A Chilton, Sachin More: Techniques for obtaining a specified lifetime for a data storage device. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, August 30, 2011: US08010738 (85 worldwide citation)

Described are techniques for processing requests for a device. One embodiment is directed to a method including receiving a first value indicating an expected usage of said device prior to failure of said device, receiving a second value indicated a specified lifetime of said device, said second val ...


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David Andrew Fox, Youssef Chami, Steve Allen, John McCracken, Matthew Cheng, Marina Gallego Lopez: Telecommunication networks. Vodafone IP Licensing, Muirhead and Saturnelli, January 28, 2014: US08639260 (83 worldwide citation)

A mobile telecommunications network includes a core and a radio access network having a radio for wireless communication with mobile terminals registered with the network, wherein the radio access network includes a controller operable to control the use of network resources by the mobile terminals. ...


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Tao Tao, Harold M Sandstrom, Helen S Raizen, Michael E Bappe, Edith Epstein, Eric I West, Santhosh Venkatesh Kudva: Techniques for non-disruptive upgrade. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, May 7, 2013: US08438315 (76 worldwide citation)

Described are techniques for upgrading a driver. A driver is installed which includes an upgrade facility, a base driver and a first set of one or more driver extension modules for processing input/output operations for one or more devices. Processing is performed to upgrade the driver using the upg ...


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Marik Marshak, Alex Veprinsky: Techniques for enforcing capacity restrictions of an allocation policy. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, October 22, 2013: US08566546 (72 worldwide citation)

Described are techniques for enforcing an allocation policy. Information is received that describes one or more storage groups. Each of the storage groups includes one or more thin devices. Each of the thin devices includes a plurality of chunks of storage allocated on one or more of a plurality of ...


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Brian Castelli, Andreas L Bauer, Mark A Parenti, Stephen J Todd, Douglas A Wood: Application aware storage resource provisioning. EMC Corporation, Muirhead and Saturnelli, April 19, 2011: US07930476 (69 worldwide citation)

Described are techniques for provisioning storage of a data storage system for use by an application. One or more application provision requirements associated with a provisioning request to provision storage for use by the application are received. The one or more application provision requirements ...


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Silvio Micali, David Engberg, Phil Libin, Leo Reyzin, Alex Sinelnikov: Physical access control. CoreStreet, Muirhead and Saturnelli, April 1, 2008: US07353396 (64 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for controlling physical access through a digital certificate validation process that works with standard certificate formats and that enables a certifying authority (CA) to prove the validity status of each certificate C at any time interval (e.g., every day, hour, ...