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William Havinden Bridge Jr: Method and system for restoring data redundancy in a storage system without a hot standby disk. Oracle International Corporation, Bingham McCutchen, January 1, 2008: US07315958 (22 worldwide citation)

A method and system for restoring data redundancy in a storage system without a hot standby disk is disclosed. Instead of having a hot standby disk, reserve storage space is maintained in a plurality of data storage devices in the storage system. The reserve storage space comprises unallocated stora ...


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Richard James Anderson Jr, Barbara A Benton, William Havinden Bridge Jr: Reliable standby database failover. Oracle International Corporation, Perman & Green, February 21, 2006: US07003694 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for providing data integrity of a database system. A standby database is selected to replace a failed primary database. At least one redo log file having at least one data transaction is selected to be applied to the selected standby database. The selected standby database is updated with t ...


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Richard James Anderson Jr, Barbara A Benton, William Havinden Bridge Jr: Reliable standby database failover. Oracle International Corporation, Perman & Green, October 14, 2008: US07437609 (6 worldwide citation)

A method for providing data integrity of a database system. A standby database is selected to replace a failed primary database. At least one redo log file having at least one data transaction is selected to be applied to the selected standby database. The selected standby database is updated with t ...


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David Friedman, Prasad V Bagal, William Havinden Bridge Jr, Richard L Long: Dynamic data storage repartitioning. Oracle International Corporation, Fliesler Meyer, April 10, 2012: US08156304 (5 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention enable dynamic repartitioning of data storage in response to one or more triggers. In embodiments, a trigger may be a user-initiated action, a system-generated action, and/or an inference based on storage usage parameters. Applications of the present invention ar ...


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David Friedman, Prasad V Bagal, William Havinden Bridge JR, Richard L Long: Dynamic Data Storage Repartitioning. June 9, 2011: US20110138148-A1

Embodiments of the present invention enable dynamic repartitioning of data storage in response to one or more triggers. In embodiments, a trigger may be a user-initiated action, a system-generated action, and/or an inference based on storage usage parameters. Applications of the present invention ar ...


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William Havinden Bridge JR, Flavio P Junqueira, Vassilis Plachouras: System for refreshing cache results. Yahoo, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione Yahoo Overture, August 13, 2009: US20090204753-A1

A system and method for refreshing a cache based on query responses provided by a searching system in response to queries, includes providing a cache entry for each unique query, if space is available in the cache, and assigning a temperature value to each cache entry based on a frequency of occurre ...