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Efficient Mass Storage Parity Recovery Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000052760D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Lawlor, FD [+details]

Abstract

Mass storage failures, i.e., sector, head, disk, and tape, can cause the loss or damage of significant amounts of data and require disruptive user recovery procedures to restore applications to a productive state.