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John Crescenti, Srinivas Kavuri, David Alan Oshinsky, Anand Prahlad: Modular backup and retrieval system used in conjunction with a storage area network. CommVault Systems, Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner, April 25, 2006: US07035880 (519 worldwide citation)

A modular computer storage system and method is provided for managing and directing data archiving functions. A client component is associated with one or more client devices for generating archival request. A file processor directs one or more storage devices, through one or more media components, ...


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Paul Ignatius, Marjorie H Theisen, David Alan Oshinsky, Srinivas Kavuri: Logical view and access to physical storage in modular data and storage management system. CommVault Systems, Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner, April 1, 2003: US06542972 (447 worldwide citation)

A computer storage system having a processor that supports operation of at least one software application in order to store selected data in the computer storage system, at least one storage media for storing the selected data, a plurality of storage policies, each having particular storage guidelin ...


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John Crescenti, Srinivas Kavuri, David Alan Oshinsky, Anand Prahlad: Hierarchical backup and retrieval system. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 1, 2008: US07395282 (436 worldwide citation)

The invention is a hierarchical backup system. The interconnected network computing devices are put into groups of backup cells. A backup cell has a manager software agent responsible maintaining and initiating a backup regime for the network computing devices in the backup cell. The backups are dir ...


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David Alan Oshinsky, Paul Ignatius, Anand Prahlad, Andreas May: Logical view and access to data managed by a modular data and storage management system. CommVault Systems, Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner, December 2, 2003: US06658436 (399 worldwide citation)

A data retrieval system that includes a computer system having a processor that supports operation of at least one software application that is used for retrieving data in the computer system. A plurality of storage media are communicatively coupled to the processor with the plurality of storage med ...


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David Alan Oshinsky, Paul Ignatius, Anand Prahlad, Andreas May: Storage management across multiple time zones. CommVault Systems, Brown Raysman Millstein, July 6, 2004: US06760723 (354 worldwide citation)

A storage management system that manages the storage and retrieval of digital files. The storage management system includes a plurality of storage devices that may be located in different time zones. The system also includes a processor that is configured to maneuver the digital files among the plur ...


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John Crescenti, Srinivas Kavuri, David Alan Oshinsky, Anand Prahlad: Modular backup and retrieval system. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 17, 2008: US07389311 (227 worldwide citation)

The invention is a modular backup and retrieval system. The software modules making up the backup and retrieval system run independently, and can run either on the same computing devices or on different computing devices. The modular software system coordinates and performs backups of various comput ...


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David Alan Oshinsky, Paul Ignatius, Anand Prahlad, Andreas May: Logical view and access to data managed by a modular data and storage management system. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 4, 2008: US07447692 (93 worldwide citation)

A data retrieval system comprising a first computing device communicatively coupled to a second computing device; the first computing device having a processor that supports operation of at least one software application that is used for retrieving data; the second computing device communicatively c ...


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Anand Prahlad, Parag Gokhale, David Alan Oshinsky: Method and system for selectively deleting stored data. CommVault Systems, Perkins Coie, July 27, 2010: US07765369 (67 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for selectively deleting data stored to storage media, such as a tape, in a network storage system. An instruction to delete selected data is received and the location of the data selected for deletion is identified. The location of the data is obtained by consulting ...


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John Crescenti, Srinivas Kavuri, David Alan Oshinsky, Anand Prahlad: Hierarchical systems and methods for performing data storage operations. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 25, 2011: US07877351 (51 worldwide citation)

The invention is a hierarchical backup system. The interconnected network computing devices are put into groups of backup cells. A backup cell has a manager software agent responsible maintaining and initiating a backup regime for the network computing devices in the backup cell. The backups are dir ...


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John Crescenti, Srinivas Kavuri, David Alan Oshinsky, Anand Prahlad: Modular systems and methods for managing data storage operations. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 30, 2013: US08433679 (48 worldwide citation)

The invention is a modular backup and retrieval system. The software modules making up the backup and retrieval system run independently, and can run either on the same computing devices or on different computing devices. The modular software system coordinates and performs backups of various comput ...