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US20120331203 I/O CONVERSION METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR STORAGE SYSTEM  
A storage system comprises a storage apparatus which includes a processor, storage disks, and a memory storing a page mapping table, a page mapping program, and a page-filename mapping program. A...
US20130339567 TWO LEVEL ADDRESSING IN STORAGE CLUSTERS  
Digital objects are stored and accessed within a fixed content storage cluster by using a page mapping table and a pages index. A stream is read from the cluster by using a portion of its unique...
US20070162681 User-Configurable Pre-Recorded Storage and System  
The user-configurable pre-recorded storage (UC-PS) is a user-configurable pre-recorded memory with very large capacity. UC-PS is commonly based on disc, particularly hard-disc drive. It is...
US20090043942 Management Method for a virtual volume across a plurality of storages  
To enhance capacity expansion property of a storage system for providing a thin provisioning volume, this invention provides a computer system including: a first storage system; and a second...
US20060277353 Virtual tape library device, virtual tape library system, and method for writing data to a virtual tape  
The present invention aims to protect data by using WORM (Write Once Read Many) features. On receiving an instruction to write data to a virtual tape, from a host computer 2 via an FC interface...
US20110320679 OFFLOADING VOLUME SPACE RECLAMATION OPERATIONS TO VIRTUAL TAPE SYSTEMS  
A method for offloading volume space reclamation operations to virtual tape systems is disclosed herein. In certain embodiments, such a method includes writing instruction information to a virtual...
US20080222344 Facilitating Integration of a Virtual Tape Library System with a Physical Tape Library System  
Facilitating integration of a virtual tape library system with a physical tape library system. A virtual library tape (VTL) system acts as an intermediary between a physical library tape (PTL)...
US20090235011 System and Method for Recovery of Information Stored on a Corrupt Storage Device  
A magnetic tape cartridge, such as a Linear Tape Open cartridge, stores parameters in a non-volatile memory, such as a Media Auxiliary Memory page of a Cartridge Memory, for use in reading and...
US20070088898 Multiple physical optical disc formats in backwards compatible order  
A mechanism that enables authoring of new optical disc physical media (e.g., HD-DVD) while maintaining backwards compatibility with previous physical media (e.g., DVD-ROM, DVD-Video). The system...
US20070028026 Digital multimedia transfer rate controlling  
An apparatus that includes a controller to regulate a rate of transfer of MPEG transport stream packets from a first storage device to a second storage device based on transfer rate control...
US20060277354 Library apparatus  
The invention provides a library apparatus wherein provisions are made to be able to continue the entire operation of the library apparatus uninterrupted if a failure occurs in any one of the...
US20090077300 Systems and methods for managing tape drive operation  
Systems and methods for managing operation of multiple tape drives in a way so that incoming data is spread or distributed across the multiple tape drives and which may be implemented in one...
US20050262290 System for displaying the volume label text of a storage apparatus and a method thereof  
A system for displaying the volume label text of a storage apparatus and a method thereof is provided. The present system connects electrically the system interface to the storage apparatus and...
US20070088899 Tape drive apparatus and method  
In a tape drive apparatus commonly shared by a plurality of host devices coupled to the tape drive apparatus over a host port, access control is provided. Each host device is identified by a host...
US20070226394 ALTERNATE STORAGE OF REPEATED DATA WITHIN A DATA STORAGE DEVICE  
A data storage device having capabilities for alternate storage of repeated data and methods for alternate storage of repeated data within a data storage device. In one example embodiment, a...
US20110029711 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SLICE PARTIAL REBUILDING IN A DISPERSED STORAGE NETWORK  
A dispersed storage system includes a plurality of storage units that each include a partial rebuild grid module. The partial rebuild grid module includes partial rebuilding functionality to...
US20100036996 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CASCADED FLASHCOPY ZONING AND ALGORITHM AND/OR COMPUTER PROGRAM CODE AND METHOD IMPLEMENTING THE SAME.  
A method of performing cascaded flashcopy (FC) including starting a flashcopy map when a target disk is already a source of an active FC map. A computer storage system includes a configuration...
US20090157940 Techniques For Storing Data In Multiple Different Data Storage Media  
A data storage system comprises a first data storage medium and a second data storage medium. The first and the second data storage media are different types of data storage media. The data...
US20070266198 Method of Managing a Distributed Storage System  
The invention describes a method of managing a distributed storage system (1) comprising a number of storage devices (D, D1, D2, D3, . . . , Dn) on a network (N) wherein, in an election process to...
US20070226395 Method of optimising the performance of a computer and a main non-volatile memory unit optimised using specific-use sections  
A method is revealed to optimize the performance of a computer by establishing purpose-specific sections in its main non-volatile storage medium. This method creates a basic set of...
US20060064568 Integrated circuit capable of mapping logical block address data across multiple domains  
A method according to one embodiment may include discovering at least one data block comprising logical block address information. The method may also include mapping logical block address...
US20060101188 Record carrier with protective linking areas  
The invention relates to a record carrier intended to store data. According to the invention, data are intended to be stored in accordance with a standard for creating physical data clusters...
US20080270672 Disk drive device and method for accessing disk thereof  
Embodiments of the present invention help to improve accuracy in data and maintain data rate in a disk drive device which sends data at a reassignment source address to a host in response to a...
US20070143524 Method an device for storing information  
A method is described for writing data to an optical storage medium which comprises a storage space (10) with blocks having hardware addresses (HA), the storage space (10) comprising a...
US20060190669 Wireless hard disk drive  
A wireless hard disk drive is disclosed. The wireless hard disk drive includes a microprocessor, a Synchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory (SDRAM), a hard disk, a wireless chip, an antenna, and...
US20140229653 MAPPING ENGINE FOR A STORAGE DEVICE  
A hardware search structure determines the status of cache lines associated with a large disk array and at the same time reduces the amount of memory space needed for tracking the status. The...
US20080244154 Method for Controlling Access to Data of a Tape Data Storage Medium  
A method, system, and machine-readable medium for controlling access to data of a tape data storage medium are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment, a method is provided which comprises...
US20080140960 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPTIMIZING MEMORY USAGE DURING DATA BACKUP  
A system and method to optimize memory usage during data backup. The system generates lists of files and attributes corresponding to local files and backup files, selectively allocates storage of...
US20070186029 Address assigning method, disk drive, and data writing method  
Embodiments in accordance with the present invention enable a disk drive of an address system to write data normally, wherein track groups of different track widths are discretely disposed on the...
US20050144517 Systems and methods for bypassing logical to physical address translation and maintaining data zone information in rotatable storage media  
Information relating to the translation of logical block addresses to physical addresses of rotatable storage media can be written to memory or cached. For example, a cache entry can identify a...
US20080126667 Method for controlling storage devices  
A technology in which a magnetic disk apparatus executes data relocation involves the problems how to cope with new setup of file management and hardware failure and performance drop at the time...
US20100100660 Network storage system, disk array device, host device, access control method, and data access method  
A network storage includes at least one host device, a plurality of disk array devices, an address map that is stored in one of the plurality of disk array devices and indicates a correspondence...
US20150089115 STORAGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, STORAGE MANAGEMENT METHOD, STORAGE MEDIUM AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM  
The present invention provides a storage management system that suppresses performance degradation due to Read-Modify-Write. The storage management system includes: a management unit managing a...
US20080155166 Application specific processor for controlling data buffer manager  
A buffer manager for controlling a buffer in a disk drive having a main control processor for performing functions relating to transfer of data between a host and disk media includes a processor...
US20060069846 Data processing device, data management method, storage medium of storing computer-readable program, and program  
A data processing device comprises a second storage unit for storing data accessed in a first storage unit, and compares data read from the first storage unit with the data stored in the second...
US20070180183 Hologram retrieval method and holographic recording and reproducing apparatus  
Provided is a hologram retrieval method and a holographic recording and reproducing apparatus for preventing an increase in SNR, a decrease in retrieval accuracy, or the retrieval itself from...
US20120117297 STORAGE TIERING WITH MINIMAL USE OF DRAM MEMORY FOR HEADER OVERHEAD  
Disclosed is a method of storage tiering with minimal use of DRAM memory for header overhead that utilizes the beginning of the volume to store frequently accessed or hot data. A solid state...
US20080269978 Method and apparatus for vehicle performance tracking  
Method and apparatus for vehicle performance tracking is described. In one example, a wireless interface is configured to receive operation data generated by a plurality of sensors in a vehicle. A...
US20050172064 Method and apparatus for addressing in mass storage non-volatile memory devices  
An apparatus and method to determine an addressing mode is disclosed. The method uses one or more unused bits of an address argument of a command as an addressing mode field to determine whether...
US20070094558 Apparatus and method for testing an IEEE1394 port  
An apparatus for testing an IEEE1394 port of a motherboard test device includes an IEEE1394 connector, a cable transceiver arbiter connected to the IEEE1394 connector, a first converting chip...
US20070156945 Signal processing circuit  
The read out data is written in into the buffer 10 and when it is judged as it is not a desired user block by the user block judging means 7, the address pointer is controlled to keep the original...
US20050228940 Device and method for recording information with characteristic point information control  
A device for recording digitally encoded video information records video packets and characteristic point information for controlling the playback of the packets. The device has an error detection...
US20080189466 Storage system and control method thereof  
Proposed are a storage system and its control method capable of dealing with the unique problems that arise when using a nonvolatile memory as the memory device while effectively preventing...
US20120059972 HYBRID STORAGE APPARATUS AND HYBRID STORAGE MEDIUM CONTROLLLER AND ADDRESSING METHOD THEREOF  
A hybrid storage apparatus including a non-volatile memory module, a hard disk module, and a hybrid storage medium controller is provided. The hybrid storage medium controller groups physical...
US20060080494 Data processing apparatus data erasing method therefor, and program for implementing the method  
A data processing apparatus and a data erasing method therefor which are capable of suppressing the capacity of a backup power supply to be used (operating time) and eliminating the disadvantage...
US20060043071 System and method for process control using in-situ thickness measurement  
A fabrication system. A plating tool generates a layer of conductive material on a substrate. A polishing tool uses a mechanical mechanism to remove the conductive material from the substrate. A...
US20050066139 Recording apparatus and method, and communication device and method  
The present invention relates to a recording apparatus and method and communication apparatus and method suitably for use in supplying the encoded data of accumulated music for example to a...
US20060080495 Method and device for transmitting data on a data line between a central control unit and at least one data processing unit interface of at least one decentralized data processing unit  
A method, and a system suitable for carrying out the method, transmit data on a data line between a central control unit and at least one data processing unit interface of at least one...
US20100131693 HARD DISK SYSTEM STATE MONITORING METHOD  
A hard disk system state monitoring method is provided. The hard disk system state monitoring method is to monitor the state of a hard disk system. The hard disk system comprises a backplane, an...
US20160357449 CONFIGURATION OF A PHYSICAL CONTROL UNIT TO SUPPORT MULTIPLE LOGICAL CONTROL UNITS FOR DIFFERENT TAPE DRIVE TYPES IN A MAINFRAME NATIVE TAPE ATTACHMENT STORAGE SYSTEM  
A tape storage system having a physical control unit configured to support multiple logical control units is provided. Each logical control unit supports communication with a single tape drive...

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