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, NJ324

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Brockway, Brian Shoreview, MN 102 2236
Muller, Marcus S Tinton Falls, NJ 129 2045
Ngo, David Shrewsbury, NJ 168 3569
Prahlad, Anand East Brunswick, NJ 387 8450
Schwartz, Jeremy A Red Bank, NJ 79 1684

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COMMVAULT SYSTEMS, INC. (26)
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