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A Method and System for Improved Virtual Machine / Conversational Monitor System (VM/CMS) File Directory Information Cache Scalability

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000233924D
Publication Date: 2013-Dec-30

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A method and system is disclosed for providing a disk cataloging component that regularly scans all the disk directories and builds file information into master catalogs that indicates on which disk a required file resides on. The disk cataloging component includes the ability to switch disks in an intelligent manner to overcome a restriction of cache space for disk catalog information.