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Pau Chen Cheng, Shyh Wei Luan: System and method for policy-based inter-realm authentication within a distributed processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Richard M Jenkens & Gilchrist P C Ludwin, August 6, 1996: US05544322 (303 worldwide citation)

A system and method for defining a platform-independent policy framework for authentication of principals to servers in another realm, within a distributed data processing system. The present invention may be implemented on top of the Kerberos protocol, or any trusted third party network authenticat ...


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Owen Theodore Anderson, Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan, Manuel Vasconcellos Pereira III, Geoffrey Albert Riegel: Remote access agent for caching in a SAN file system. International Business Machines Corporation, IP Authority, Ramraj Soundararajan, Van Nguy, March 23, 2010: US07685128 (13 worldwide citation)

Addressed is a system and method for remote data caching and replication by local copy maintenance of remote data within a SAN file system. Distributed Storage Tank (DST), an extension to a SAN file system, provides for transparent SAN client access of local copies by importing, exporting, and stori ...


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Leo Shyh Wei Luan, Veera W Deenadhayalan: Efficient method to detect disk write errors. International Business Machines Corporation, GSS Law Group, March 20, 2012: US08140909 (5 worldwide citation)

A write error detection mechanism for a computer data disk drive or storage controller writes and then verifies data to detect disk write errors. It allows the heads to be moved to other tracks to do other jobs in the time it takes the disk to rotate from the point the data was written and to return ...


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Veera A Deenadhayalan, Binny Sher Gill, James Lee Hafner, Leo Shyh Wei Luan: Method and system for cache-based dropped write protection in data storage systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Kenneth L Sherman Esq, Michael Zarrabian Esq, Myers Andras Sherman & Zarrabian, March 15, 2011: US07908512 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and system for cache-based dropped write protection in data storage systems are provided. An implementation involves detecting undetected write errors in a storage system, by writing data to a storage medium from a data cache; maintaining a copy of the data in the data cache until said data ...


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Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan: Adaptive vicinity prefetching for filesystem metadata. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin L L C, February 24, 2009: US07496642 (4 worldwide citation)

Network latencies are reduced by detecting a metadata access call for filesystem metadata contained in a filesystem node of remotely located filesystem. The metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is fetched when the metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is not contained in a ...


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Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan: Adaptive vicinity prefetching For filesystem Metadata. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin, July 24, 2008: US20080177754-A1

Network latencies are reduced by detecting a metadata access call for filesystem metadata contained in a filesystem node of remotely located filesystem. The metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is fetched when the metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is not contained in a ...


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Owen Theodore Anderson, Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan, Manuel Vasconcellos Pereira, Geoffrey Albert Riegel: Remote access agent for caching in a SAN file system. Lacasse & Associates, January 5, 2006: US20060004765-A1

Addressed is a system and method for remote data caching and replication by local copy maintenance of remote data within a SAN file system. Distributed Storage Tank (DST), an extension to a SAN file system, provides for transparent SAN client access of local copies by importing, exporting, and stori ...


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Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan: Adaptive vicinity prefetching for filesystem metadata. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph P Curtin, April 13, 2006: US20060080401-A1

Network latencies are reduced by detecting a metadata access call for filesystem metadata contained in a filesystem node of remotely located filesystem. The metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is fetched when the metadata corresponding to the metadata access call is not contained in a ...


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Owen Theodore Anderson, Binny Sher Gill, Leo Shyh Wei Luan, Manuel Vasconcellos Pereira III, Geoffrey Albert Riegel: Remote Access Agent for Caching in a SAN File System. International Business Machines Corporation, Ip Authority, Ramraj Soundararajan, August 12, 2010: US20100205156-A1

A system and method is disclosed for maintaining, in a Storage Area Network (SAN), the consistency of a local copy of a remote file system sub-tree obtained from a remote source. Directory structure of the remote file system sub-tree is mapped to a remote container attached to the SAN and each remot ...


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Leo Shyh Wei Luan, Veera W Deenadhayalan: Efficient method to detect disk write errors. International Business Machines Corporation, Gregory Smith, August 27, 2009: US20090213487-A1

A write error detection mechanism for a computer data disk drive or storage controller writes and then verifies data to detect disk write errors. It allows the heads to be moved to other tracks to do other jobs in the time it takes the disk to rotate from the point the data was written and to return ...