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Oracle Assigned Thirteen Patents
Storage library client interface, linear actuator with coil winding portions having opposing current flow directions, redundant cable routing management in storage systems, storage and transfer of iOS binary files, selecting transport mechanism and storage process, optical tape with increased track pitch for improvement of tracking performance after seam, storage system with fixity end-to-end data protection during data archiving, minimizing cross track interference for optical tape, optical storage system divider based draw verification with automatic bias or delay adjustment, flexible circuit with partial ground path, optical storage system divider based draw verification, detecting lost writes, optical storage system divider based draw verification with digitally synthesized writing laser pulse signal
2018.06.21 | In Brief
Seagate Assigned Fourteen Patents
PMR with multiple antiferromagnetically coupled layers, calibration and adjusting target pre-write clearance offset for HAMR device, multi-channel data recording, pad sharing for contact sensor and bolometer with temperature compensation in HAMR, command tunneling in hybrid storage device, self-adapting phase-locked loop filter for use in read channel of HAMR drive, cascaded E-fuse switch circuits to control data backup in storage device, 3D optical memory device, laser mode hopping detection for HAMR device, absorbing optical energy, HAMR with enhanced tuning exchange coupling, HAMR media with thermal exchange control layer of lower curie temperature, performing read/write process on recording medium, parameter adjustment method, storage device, computer system, and storage medium, HAMR slider having consistent close point
2018.06.20 | In Brief
Blockchain Critical to Future of Storage
Here's why
2018.06.11 | In Brief
Flemish Government Awards Datadobi With Second “Innovation & Technology” Grant
For €1.6 million research project
2018.06.11 | Press Release
R&D: Graphene Layered With Magnetic Materials Could Drive Ultrathin Spintronics
Measurements at Berkeley Lab's Molecular Foundry reveal exotic spin properties that could lead to new form of storage
2018.06.07 | Press Release
Server System Infrastructure Forum Assigns Specs Copyright to SNIA
To standardize interfaces between components
2018.06.05 | Press Release
Pure Storage Assigned Fourteen Patents
Storage system architecture, automatically reconfiguring storage memory topology, performing non-disruptive upgrade of data in storage system, increased storage unit encryption based on loss of trust, aggressive data de-dupe using lazy garbage collection, memory use and eviction in de-dupe storage system, storage cluster, utilizing RDMA for communication between controllers in array, migrating applications executing on storage system, maintaining data associated with storage device, emulating RDMA link between controllers in array, de-dupe of regions with storage system, placing workloads in multi-array, delivering authorization and authentication for user of array from cloud
2018.06.01 | In Brief
Arcserve Compliant With EU-US Privacy Shield Framework
Requirement by GDPR
2018.05.28 | Press Release
Avago/Broadcom Assigned Eight Patents
Network-displaced direct storage, storage controller cache memory operations that forego region locking, high throughput multi-input compression, flash memory chip processing, fast decoding of data stored in flash memory, devices with asymmetric SAS generation support, split flash memory management between host and storage controller, data replication across host systems via storage controller
2018.05.25 | In Brief
Quantum Assigned Eight Patents
Adaptive storage management for optimizing multi-tier data storage system, power savings in cold storage, providing file system viewing of storage environment, single pass file system repair with copy on write, vectored data de-dupe, messaging policy controlled email de-dupe, vectored data de-dupe, log structured block device for HDD
2018.05.24 | In Brief
27th IT Press Tour Next June in California
Participants: Axway, Datrium, HYCU, Komprise, LucidLink, Portworx, Quantum, Snowflake, StorOne, Velostrata and Western Digital
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2018.05.21 | News
Apple Assigned Seven Patents
Recovery from cross-temperature read failures by programming neighbor word lines, in-circuit security and controlling access to and use of sensitive data, media delivery service protocol, content protection based on combination of user PIN and device specific identifier, SSD, related features of portable computer, network media device, stateless technique for distributing data uploads
2018.05.17 | In Brief
Lenovo Assigned Four Patents
Storage method and electronic device, dynamically allocating temporary replacement storage for drive in raid array, configurable storage device and adaptive RAID, rack mountable computer system that includes microarray storage systems
2018.05.16 | In Brief
Qualcomm Assigned Five Patents
Managing information in smart storage, data organization in storage systems using large erasure codes, SRM in virtualized environments, multi-host power controller of flash-memory-based storage device, low-power 5T SRAM with improved stability and reduced bitcell size
2018.05.15 | In Brief
Cisco Assigned Patent
Reading of distributed erasure-coded data from enterprise object storage system
2018.05.08 | In Brief
Three Reasons Object Storage Analytics Is Complicated and Distant
By Chaos Sum
2018.04.20 | Press Release
Acronis To Help Yellow Ribbon Fund Increase Inmates Employability with IT Literacy
Aimed at helping ex-offenders and their families rebuild their lives
2018.04.19 | Press Release
Lite-On Electronics Assigned Two Patents
Optical disc drive with multiple optical pick-up heads, SSD using state prediction
2018.04.19 | In Brief
NAB: HighPoint Launches USB 3.1 Gen 2 and NVMe RAID Solutions
For OEM/ODM customers
2018.04.17 | Press Release
Hitachi Consulting Certified by British Standards Institution
For personal information management systems under GDPR
2018.04.02 | Press Release
Redstor Supports Local School for International Choir Competition
Taking place later this year in Tshwane, South Africa
2018.03.29 | Press Release
R&D: Random Access in Large-Scale DNA Data Storage
Demonstrate viable, large-scale system for DNA data storage and retrieval
2018.03.05 | Press Release
Codero Partner BEK Communications Offers Free Cloud Backup to Rural North Dakota
To rural North Dakota
2018.02.26 | Press Release
American Megatrends Assigned Two Patents
Performing on-demand data write through based on VM types, validating functionality of backplane controller chips
2018.02.23 | In Brief
MRS Bulletin
Publication with lot of articles on HAMR
2018.02.21 | Press Release
Avago Technologies General IP/Broadcom Assigned Five Patents
Devices for spin torque oscillator control and monitoring, reading magnetic media, peripheral component interconnect express controllers configured with NVMe interfaces, multi-track data readers with iterative inter-track interference cancellation, magnetic recording system with ternary pattern dependent write signaling
2018.02.21 | In Brief
IBM Assigned Eleven Patents
Data replication across servers, slice storage in dispersed storage network, microcode upgrade in storage system, storage capacity allocation using distributed spare space, disk management in distributed storage system, tape backup and restore in disk storage environment, implementing multiple RAID level in storage device, concurrent upgrade and backup of non-volatile memory, delaying programming requests in flash memory, minimizing data storage media fragmentation, prioritization of users during DR
2018.02.20 | In Brief
NEC Assigned Eight Patents
Magnetic tape device and maintenance, distributed storage, storage system, cache device, secure erasure of data, data replicating, disk array
2018.02.13 | In Brief
Verbatim Store’n’Go Secure Portable 1TB HDD and 256GB SSD With USB 3.1
Using AES 256-bit hardware encryption and built-in keypad for PIN code input, and including Nero Backup software for Windows
2018.02.08 | Press Release
R&D: University of California Riverside Research Advances Spintronics Technology
Discoveries will help realize promise of faster, energy-efficient spintronic computers and high-capacity storage.
2018.02.07 | Press Release
NVM Express Elects Promoter Board for 2018
Cavium, Cisco, Dell, Facebook, Intel, Microsemi and NetApp
2018.02.05 | Press Release
Thunderbolt 3 Integrated Products From OWC
Including ThunderBlade V4, Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3, ThunderBay 4 Thunderbolt 3, Thunderbolt 3 Dual Display adapters, Thunderbolt 3 Dock (Windows and Mac)
2018.01.30 | Press Release
CES: Western Digital Consumer Storage Systems Solutions
Including 256GB SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.1 flash key, My Passport Wireless SSD, SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD, and new functions for My CloudHome NAS
2018.01.18 | Press Release
R&D: Discovery Could Improve Brain-Like Memory and Computing
University of Minnesota researchers demonstrate new kind of magnetoresistance involving topological insulators.
2018.01.18 | Press Release
European €3.4 Million MAGicSky Project Investigating Nano-Sized Particle-Like Topological Deformations
Known as skyrmions
2018.01.16 | Press Release
The Mitre Corporation Assigned Patent
Photonic quantum memory with time-bin entangled photon storage
2018.01.16 | In Brief
DDN Assigned Three Patents
Data migration, dual access memory mapped data structure memory, storage employing variable redundancy distributed RAID controller
2018.01.11 | In Brief
Quantum Assigned Two Patents
Efficient high/low energy zone SSD storage, clustered storage network
2018.01.10 | In Brief
Overland Storage/Sphere3D Assigned Two Patents
Tape library emulation with automatic configuration and data retention, handling file metadata
2018.01.09 | In Brief
14 Firms Visited During #25 IT Press Tour
What are they doing?
by Philippe Nicolas | 2018.01.05 | News
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by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2018.01.04 | News
Western Digital Revamps Service Approach
For enhanced customer experience
2018.01.04 | Press Release
Backup Vs. Disaster Recovery
Big difference
2018.01.02 | Press Release
Moore’s Law Realities for Recording Systems and Memory Storage Components: HDD, Tape, NAND, and Optical
Observation and Moore's law discussion demonstrated with data from 9-year storage trends, assembled from publically available industry reporting sources
2017.12.29 | In Brief
Facilis Technology Publishes New eBook
Not all network storage is same
2017.12.26 | Press Release
Hitachi Assigned Ten Patents
Storage system, storage system and data storing, computer system and cache control, storage management calculator, and storage management, computer system, storage and control, storage device and configuring RAID group
2017.12.26 | In Brief
EMC IP Holding Assigned Nineteen Patents
Tracking replica data using key management, cache consistency, intelligent backup model for snapshots, hybrid hyper-converged infrastructure and storage appliance, reading data from storage via PCIe fabric, optimization to permit block based incremental backup across system reboot or crash, creating consistent snapshots in virtualized environment, replication based security, unified framework for policy-based metadata-driven storage services, managing relocation of slices in storage systems, data retrieval, storing data and metadata in respective virtual shards on sharded storage, cluster file system with metadata server for storage, networked based replication of distributed volumes, managing multi-step storage management operations by using fault recovery policies, managing data placement based on flash drive wear level, storage management, archiving memory in memory centric architecture, four site data replication using host based active/active model
2017.12.25 | In Brief
NetApp Assigned Seventeen Patents
Migrating data between heterogeneous storage platforms, data migration preserving storage efficiency, cluster scale synchronization of producer consumer file access via multi-protocol nodes, de-duped host cache flush to remote storage, using predictive cache statistics in storage system, maintaining communications sessions among nodes in storage cluster system, resynchronization with compliance data preservation, online backup to object service using bulk export, restoration of erasure-coded data via data shuttle in distributed storage, drive wear-out prediction based on workload and risk tolerance, recovery of trapped storage space in extent store, maintaining block maps of clones of storage objects, dynamic transitioning of protection information in array systems, solid state device parity caching in hybrid storage array, policy-based data tiering using cloud architecture, optimized read access to shared data via monitoring of mirroring operations, access management techniques for storage networks
2017.12.22 | In Brief
HPE Assigned Twelve Patents
Regulating replication operation, storing indicators of unreferenced memory addresses in volatile memory, transforming source VM without copying of payload data, reading data on storage medium using magnetization map, clustered file system with data volume snapshot, concurrently taking snapshots of plurality of VMs, virtual storage pool, storage system with memory blade, resistive ratio-based memory cell, interleaving read and write requests to reduce latency, state-retaining logic cell, simultaneously achieving capacity balancing and data striping in storage system
2017.12.22 | In Brief
Fujitsu Assigned Seven Patents
Storage control, storage control and computer-readable recording medium, storage control and method of controlling storage system, storage system and allocating virtual volumes based on access frequency, driving assistance, controlling storage apparatus, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
2017.12.21 | In Brief