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US20080263308 STORAGE ALLOCATION MANAGEMENT IN SWITCHES UTILIZING FLOW CONTROL  
A computer program product and system for managing allocation of storage in a switch utilizing flow control are provided. The switch includes a plurality of ports and an internal storage divided...
US20110219199 VOLUME COHERENCY VERIFICATION FOR SEQUENTIAL-ACCESS STORAGE MEDIA  
A method for determining volume coherency is disclosed herein. Upon completing a first write job to a volume partition, the method makes a copy of a volume change reference (VCR) value associated...
US20110252242 MULTI-PHASE STORAGE VOLUME TRANSFORMATION  
In accordance with one or more aspects, a storage volume is transformed into an encrypted storage volume or an unencrypted storage volume using a multi-phase process. One or more parts of the...
US20100030953 HIGH-SPEED SOLID STATE STORAGE SYSTEM HAVING A NON-VOLATILE RAM FOR RAPIDLY STORING ADDRESS MAPPING INFORMATION  
A solid state storage system incorporating a non-volatile randome access memory (NVRAM) that exhibits a reduced storage time is presented. The solid state storage system includes a memory area, a...
US20120191928 COMPUTER SYSTEM PREVENTING STORAGE OF DUPLICATE FILES  
A storage arrangement including: a first storage system having one or more first logical storage devices and a second storage system having one or more second logical storage devices, configured...
US20070028061 Data processing device having a maintenance counter function  
A data processing device with maintenance counters reliably stores the maintenance counter values. A data processing device such as a printer has RAM for storing the maintenance counter values,...
US20150039845 TRANSFERRING LEARNING METADATA BETWEEN STORAGE SERVERS HAVING CLUSTERS VIA COPY SERVICES OPERATIONS ON A SHARED VIRTUAL LOGICAL UNIT THAT STORES THE LEARNING METADATA  
A virtual logical unit that stores learning metadata is allocated in a first storage server having a first plurality of clusters, wherein the learning metadata indicates a type of storage device...
US20150169438 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR INCREMENTING AN ERASE COUNTER  
A method for incrementing an erase counter comprising several marker units is suggested, the method comprising the steps: (i) setting a marker unit in case a preceding marker unit was set; and...
US20100088470 OPTIMIZING INFORMATION LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT FOR FIXED STORAGE  
The method may query the disk drive for a size where size may be a total number of logical blocks on the disk drive. The drive may receive a size response where the size includes a total number of...
US20140068153 WEAR MANAGEMENT APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR STORAGE SYSTEM  
A wear management apparatus and a wear management method of a storage system including storage nodes are provided. The wear management apparatus includes a monitor unit configured to collect...
US20130332683 COUNTER-BASED ENTRY INVALIDATION FOR METADATA PREVIOUS WRITE QUEUE  
Embodiments of the invention relate to counter-based entry invalidation for a metadata previous write queue (PWQ). An aspect of the invention includes writing an address into an entry in the...
US20080244199 COMPUTER SYSTEM PREVENTING STORAGE OF DUPLICATE FILES  
A plurality of contents intrinsic values that are values intrinsic to respective contents of a plurality of files stored in one or more first storage devices are calculated. Whether two or more...
US20140215120 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR GENERATING CHRONOLOGICALLY ORDERED GLOBALLY UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS  
A computer-based system, method and computer program product for generating chronologically based globally unique identifiers.
US20050278483 Local bitmaps for an array of redundant storage devices  
In accordance with at least some embodiments of the invention, a system comprises a plurality of computers coupled together and to an array of redundant storage devices that is accessible to the...
US20150067281 RESERVATION OF STORAGE SPACE FOR A THIN PROVISIONED VOLUME  
For reserving storage space, a determination module determines if required storage space is available for a write in response to logical storage address for the write being unallocated. The...
US20090006787 Storage device with write barrier sensitive write commands and write barrier insensitive commands  
The invention is a storage device which implements a write barrier command and provides means for a host to designate other write commands as being sensitive or insensitive to the existence of...
US20080177956 Page-based failure management for flash memory  
A page-based failure management system for flash memory includes at least one flash memory device which includes at least one page and at least one operable page. The system also includes an...
US20080005505 Apparatus for providing metadata of broadcast program  
A metadata providing apparatus receives a first request for requesting metadata representing a broadcast schedule of a first program to be promoted in the first receiving device. A request ID is...
US20130073818 SECURE APPLICATION DIRECTORY  
This disclosure relates to storing a secure application directory within a contactless smart card. The contactless smart card include secure memory area for storing software applications and may...
US20100275059 PRESERVING REFERENCES TO DELETED DIRECTORY ENTRIES  
A method, system, and computer usable program product for preserving references to deleted directory entries are provided in the illustrative embodiments. An instruction to delete an entry is...
US20130179648 MANAGEMENT APPARATUS AND MANAGEMENT METHOD FOR COMPUTER SYSTEM  
To provide a user of a virtual volume with a performance commensurate with a fee. A management apparatus 4 stores fee information by tier 4H for managing, for each of a plurality of storage tiers,...
US20150212882 PHYSICAL PAGE, LOGICAL PAGE, AND CODEWORD CORRESPONDENCE  
The present disclosure includes apparatuses and methods for physical page, logical page, and codeword correspondence. A number of methods include error coding a number of logical pages of data as...
US20110283069 METHOD FOR ESTIMATING CAPACITY USAGE STATUS OF STORAGE UNIT, ASSOCIATED MEMORY DEVICE AND CONTROLLER THEREOF  
The present invention provides a method for estimating a capacity usage status of a storage unit, where the storage unit includes a plurality of sectors. The method includes: estimating capacity...
US20050144405 Method to qualify access to a block storage device via augmentation of the device's controller and firmware flow  
A method to qualify access to a block storage device via augmentation of the device's controller and firmware flow. The method employs one or more block exclusion vectors (BEVs) that include...
US20100058006 DOCUMENT CACHING FOR MULTIPLE CONCURRENT WORKFLOWS  
Techniques are provided for leveraging the abstraction of a document set to provide optimal throughput across document accessors when multiple document accessors are accessing the same document...
US20110082986 ELECTRONIC DEVICE FOR PROVIDING SELF-ADAPTING SERVICES DEPENDING ON THE PLATFORM OF THE HOST EQUIPMENT WITH WHICH IT IS CONNECTED  
The invention relates to an electronic device having one or more services made available to a host equipment with which it is connected. The invention allows the device to automatically adjust the...
US20090150072 Rewrite apparatus  
A rewrite apparatus calculates a risk of destruction of data due to data retention in each file. It is determined whether a refresh start condition is satisfied. The refresh start condition is...
US20130166858 STORAGE APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING STORAGE APPARATUS  
A storage apparatus includes a map CM and CMs. The map CM includes an acquisition unit, an update unit, and a notification unit. When the structure of the storage apparatus is changed, the...
US20090216967 COMPUTER, RECORDING MEDIUM RECORDING DUMP PROGRAM, AND DUMP METHOD  
A computer dumps information stored in a storage space used by a program, into a file when the program ends abnormally, by determining a priority representative of an order in which the...
US20090206991 INCREMENTING COUNTER WITH EXTENDED WRITE ENDURANCE  
A method and device for writing a binary count of a length n to a memory having a limited number of write cycles, a physical storage location of bits (R-bits) of the count in the memory are...
US20090006788 ASSOCIATING A FLEXIBLE DATA HIERARCHY WITH AN AVAILABILITY CONDITION IN A GRANTING MATRIX  
Systems and methods are presented that may involve specifying an availability condition associated with a data hierarchy in a database. It may also involve storing the availability condition in a...
US20100274980 TECHNIQUES FOR SYSTEM RECOVERY USING CHANGE TRACKING  
Techniques for system recovery using change tracking are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized as a computer implemented method for providing system...
US20090249109 STORAGE APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR STORING INTERNAL INFORMATION  
A storage apparatus stores data in a storage area, and includes a judgment unit and an internal information management unit. The judgment unit judges whether a preconfigured given condition is...
US20140082305 PROVIDING USAGE STATISTICS FOR VIRTUAL STORAGE  
A method for obtaining a measurement of storage usage includes sending a request, by a processor, for the measurement of storage usage during execution of an application by the processor; counting...
US20100005256 METHOD OF MANAGING A MEMORY INCLUDING ELEMENTS PROVIDED WITH IDENTITY INFORMATION INDICATIVE OF THE ANCESTRY OF SAID ELEMENTS  
A method of managing a memory having stored elements that are organized in a hierarchy, each having a header containing individual identity information and a body containing data, the identity...
US20060036818 Storage connection changing method for storage management system  
To provide a storage connection changing method for a storage management system of setting and releasing an external connection between a primary storage system and an external storage system in a...
US20090319723 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR BINDING A NON-VOLATILE STORAGE DEVICE WITH A CONSUMER PRODUCT  
A method is disclosed for binding a non-volatile storage device (110) with a consumer product (100) suitable for a mass production environment. The non-volatile storage device is provided with a...
US20070230290 Random play system and method  
A random play system for processing a playlist having a plurality of play series numbers and media files to be played so as for the random play system to determine play states of the media files....
US20090006789 COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT AND A SYSTEM FOR A PRIORITY SCHEME FOR TRANSMITTING BLOCKS OF DATA  
Provided are techniques for transmitting blocks of data. It is determined whether any high priority out of sync (HPOOS) indicator is set to indicate that a number of modified segments associated...
US20120079217 SOURCE SIDE WEAK EVENT IMPLEMENTATION  
Systems and methods are presented to facilitate implementation of controlling memory management, e.g., garbage collection, of computer objects based upon determination of a source side weak event...
US20120191927 Wear Leveling for Non-Volatile Memories: Maintenance of Experience Count and Passive Techniques  
Wear leveling techniques for re-programmable non-volatile memory systems, such as a flash EEPROM system, are described. One set of techniques uses “passive” arrangements, where, when a blocks are...
US20100030979 DATA MANAGEMENT METHOD, AND STORAGE APPARATUS AND CONTROLLER THEREOF  
A data management method, a controller and a storage apparatus thereof are provided. The method is adapted for a storage apparatus having a plurality of blocks. Parts of the blocks are linked to...
US20090157989 Distributing Metadata Across Multiple Different Disruption Regions Within an Asymmetric Memory System  
Metadata that corresponds to application data is distributed across different disruption regions of an asymmetric memory component such that metadata is written in the same disruption region as...
US20090300298 MEMORY PRESERVED CACHE TO PREVENT DATA LOSS  
A method, system, and computer program product for preserving data in a storage subsystem having dual cache and dual nonvolatile storage (NVS) through a failover from a failed cluster to a...
US20090172314 CODE REUSE AND LOCALITY HINTING  
A method and apparatus for handling reusable and non-reusable code is herein described. Page table entries include code reuse and locality fields to hold hints for associated pages. If a code...
US20130159642 Method of Writing Firmware, Firmware Storage Medium, and Electronic Device  
Writing only incompatible firmware is reliably prevented without limiting writing other firmware. A firmware storage area is reserved in printer memory, and an evaluation area for writing...
US20130212342 STORAGE FORMAT FOR MEDIA STREAMS  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for storing live media streams are disclosed. A storage format that can be used to record and...
US20060224842 Information processor and program preparation method  
A nonvolatile memory, storing a plurality of access programs for accessing a storage device by the storage device connectable depending on an adopted interface, is comprised in an information...
US20070156977 Automatic location data determination in an electronic document  
The automated data field processing of an input form includes the determination of a purpose identifier for the form. In the input form, input data is received associated with one or more data...
US20100005255 Method for providing atomicity for host write input/outputs (I/Os) in a continuous data protection (CDP)-enabled volume using intent log  
The present invention is a method for providing atomicity for host write Input/Outputs (I/Os) in a Continuous Data Protection (CDP)-enabled volume. When a host overwrite Input/Output (I/O) is...

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