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Method to Control Data Storage Growth by Replacing Old Data Block with Block Signature References Stored in Deduplication Directory Service

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000207672D
Publication Date: 2011-Jun-09
Document File: 3 page(s) / 45K

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Abstract

This publication provides a method for controlling data storage growth by replacing old data with the data block signatures. This method will use deduplication directory service that stores unique data and the hash.

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Method to Control Data Storage Growth by Replacing Old Data Block with Block Signature References Stored in Deduplication Directory Service

Vishal Bajpai

Pradip Kulkarni

Symantec Corporation

Abstract

This publication provides a method for controlling data storage growth by replacing old data with the data block signatures. This method will use deduplication directory service that stores unique data and the hash.

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