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Ronald J Venturi: Method for protecting exposed data during read/modify/write operations on a SATA disk drive. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Randall Bluestone Esq, November 8, 2011: US08055858 (2 worldwide citation)

A method and system for saving and retrieving data includes saving data in data storage fields of a data storage device in a computer. A back-up data storage field is selected in the data storage device. A data changing operation including new data is initiated on specified data saved in a current d ...


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Stefan Letz, Juergen Vielfort, Kai Weber: Test case generation with backward propagation of predefined results and operand dependencies. International Business Machines Corporation, Randall Bluestone Esq, January 4, 2011: US07865793 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of generating a test case from a given test case structure, the method including generating instructions for the given test case structure, propagating predefined results in a backwards manner, randomly generating remaining operands of the test case structure in a forwards manner, and calcu ...


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Bruce McNutt, Barry D Whyte: Dynamic distributed adjustment of maximum use of a shared storage resource. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Randall Bluestone Esq, December 7, 2010: US07849167 (1 worldwide citation)

A method, system, computer program product, and computer program storage device for dynamically adjusting a maximum limit of concurrent service requests directed to a shared storage resource that can be issued by a plurality of host devices is disclosed. The method, system, computer program product, ...


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Tim F McCarthy, Roderick Moore, Jonathan Settle, Jon Short: Enforced routing in switch. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Randall Bluestone Esq, December 28, 2010: US07860113

A method and system for enforcing routing in Fibre Channel Arbitrated Loop (FCAL) switch define a message route for an initiator to initiator message in a FCAL network. The message route is for the initiator to initiator message to traverse each selected switch device in the FCAL network. If the mes ...