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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 (481 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 (420 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 (400 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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Srinivas Kavuri, Andre Duque Madeira: Hierarchical system and method for performing storage operations in a computer network. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 18, 2008: US07454569 (325 worldwide citation)

A system for performing storage operations using hierarchically configured storage operation cells, the system comprising: a first storage manager component; and a first storage operation cell, the first storage operation cell having a second storage manager component directed to performing storage ...


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Srinivas Kavuri, Anand Prahlad, Anand Vibhor, Parag Gokhale: Method and system for grouping storage system components. CommvVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 3, 2009: US07500053 (283 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for associating a storage system component, e.g. a server, client, machine, sub-client, or other storage system component, with one or more other storage system components into a group. Storage preferences are defined for the group which are automatically associated ...


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Anand Prahlad, Srinivas Kavuri, Andre Duque Madeira, Norman R Lunde, Alan G Bunte, Andreas May, Jeremy Schwartz: Hierarchical systems and methods for providing a unified view of storage information. CommVault Systems, Perkins Coie, March 11, 2008: US07343453 (265 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems and methods for data storage. A hierarchical storage management architecture is presented to facilitate data management. The disclosed system provides methods for evaluating the state of stored data relative to enterprise needs by using weighted parameters that ...


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Anand Prahlad, Marcus S Muller, Rajiv Kottomtharayil, Srinivas Kavuri, Parag Gokhale, Manoj Vijayan: Data object store and server for a cloud storage environment, including data deduplication and data management across multiple cloud storage sites. CommVault Systems, Perkins Coie, October 9, 2012: US08285681 (222 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed for performing data storage operations, including content-indexing, containerized deduplication, and policy-driven storage, within a cloud environment. The systems support a variety of clients and cloud storage sites that may connect to the system in a cloud environ ...


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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 (211 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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Anand Prahlad, Srinivas Kavuri, Andre Duque Madeira, Norman R Lunde, Alan G Bunte, Andreas May, Jeremy Schwartz: Systems and methods for generating a storage-related metric. CommVault Systems, Perkins Coie, March 18, 2008: US07346751 (198 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems and methods for data storage. A hierarchical storage management architecture is presented to facilitate data management. The disclosed system provides methods for evaluating the state of stored data relative to enterprise needs by using weighted parameters that ...


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Srinivas Kavuri: Selective data replication system and method. CommVault Systems, Perkins Coie, October 23, 2007: US07287047 (190 worldwide citation)

The invention relates generally to copying electronic data. More particularly, the invention provides a computerized method for identifying, in a first backup data set, a data item satisfying a selection criterion, and copying to a second backup data set at least a portion of the data item.