US Patent No: 7,831,795

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Systems and methods for classifying and transferring information in a storage network

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Systems and methods for data classification to facilitate and improve data management within an enterprise are described. The disclosed systems and methods evaluate and define data management operations based on data characteristics rather than data location, among other things. Also provided are methods for generating a data structure of metadata that describes system data and storage operations. This data structure may be consulted to determine changes in system data rather than scanning the data files themselves.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
COMMVAULT SYSTEMS, INC.OCEANPORT, NJ284

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Brockway, Brian Shoreview, MN 97 1805
Muller, Marcus S Tinton Falls, NJ 118 1562
Ngo, David Shrewsbury, NJ 158 2865
Prahlad, Anand East Brunswick, NJ 364 6682
Schwartz, Jeremy A Red Bank, NJ 76 1356

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COMMVAULT SYSTEMS, INC. (20)
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