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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COMMVAULT SYSTEMS, INC.OCEANPORT, NJ370

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Brockway, Brian Shrewsbury, US 65 1451
Muller, Marcus S Tinton Falls, US 82 1528
Ngo, David Shrewsbury, US 106 2596
Prahlad, Anand East Brunswick, US 234 7351
Schwartz, Jeremy A Red Bank, US 43 1370

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8,352,472 Systems and methods for using metadata to enhance data identification operations 3 2012
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8,615,523 Method and system for searching stored data 0 2012
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8,712,969 System and method for storing redundant information 0 2012
8,612,714 Systems and methods for classifying and transferring information in a storage network 0 2012
8,612,707 Continuous data protection over intermittent connections, such as continuous data backup for laptops or wireless devices 0 2013
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9,058,117 Block-level single instancing 0 2013
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