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Intelligent scheduling for remote computers

A method of protecting data on a mobile computing device using a storage network by deploying to the mobile computing device, a synchronization agent and then associating a synchronization policy with the synchronization agent. The mobile computing device is monitored for at least one threshold event. Its determined that the... Commvault Systems Inc

Data storage resource allocation by performing abbreviated resource checks of certain data storage resources to determine whether data storage requests would fail

A resource allocation system begins with an ordered plan for matching requests to resources that is sorted by priority. The resource allocation system optimizes the plan by determining those requests in the plan that will fail if performed. The resource allocation system removes or defers the determined requests. In addition,... Commvault Systems Inc

Offline messaging between a repository storage operation cell and remote storage operation cells via an intermediary media agent

Offline messaging between a repository storage operation cell and one or more mobile/remote storage operation cells is disclosed. The repository cell is managed by a repository storage manager that communicates to and from the remote cell via a specially-configured media agent. The illustrative intermediary media agent is configured to: queue... Commvault Systems Inc

Sharing of secondary storage data

An information management system according to certain aspects allows users to share a portion of a file (e.g., a document) stored in secondary storage. The user may specify a portion of a secondary storage file to share and send a link to the portion to another user. The other user... Commvault Systems Inc

Data storage systems and methods

Data storage systems are disclosed for automatically generating encryption rules based on a set of training files that are known to include sensitive information. The system may use a number of heuristic algorithms to generate one or more encryption rules for determining whether a file includes sensitive information. Further, the... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for probabilistic data classification

A system for performing data classification operations. In one embodiment, the system comprises a file system configured to store a plurality of computer files and a scanning agent configured to traverse the file system and compile data regarding the attributes and content of the plurality of computer files. The system... Commvault Systems Inc

User-level quota management of data objects stored in information management systems

Systems and methods are disclosed for cross-system user-level management of data objects stored in one or more information management systems, and for user-level management of data storage quotas in information management systems, including data objects in secondary storage. An illustrative quota manager is associated with one or more information management... Commvault Systems Inc

Creating customized bootable image for client computing device from backup copy

According to certain aspects, a method of creating customized bootable images for client computing devices in an information management system can include: creating a backup copy of each of a plurality of client computing devices, including a first client computing device; subsequent to receiving a request to restore the first... Commvault Systems Inc

Storage management operations based on executable files served on demand to storage management components

Systems and methods are disclosed for speedily upgrading (e.g., via service packs) components of a storage management system, such as media agents and data agents, which may number in the thousands. The disclosed methods and systems provide a lightweight and flexible approach. Executable files such as service packs are deployed... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for performing storage operations using network attached storage

Systems and methods for performing hierarchical storage operations on electronic data in a computer network are provided. In one embodiment, the present invention may store electronic data from a network device to a network attached storage (NAS) device pursuant to certain storage criteria. The data stored on the NAS may... Commvault Systems Inc

Job management and resource allocation in a data protection system

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of managing jobs and allocating resources to those jobs. The system can include a job manager that processes and generates resource allocation requests for a plurality of jobs and a resource allocator that allocates computing resources for the plurality of jobs... Commvault Systems Inc

Reporting using data obtained during backup of primary storage

A data storage system can scan one or more information stores of primary storage and analyze the metadata of files stored in the one or more information stores of primary storage to identify multiple, possibly relevant, secondary copy operations that can be performed on the files. The storage system can... Commvault Systems Inc

Data storage recovery automation

According to certain aspects, systems and methods are provided for automating recovery of a networked data storage environment. For instance, a system can generate a data recovery package configured to automatically carry out a process for recovering a data storage environment and/or associated data. The content of the particular workflow... Commvault Systems Inc

Dynamic management of expandable cache storage for multiple network shares configured in a file server

Expandable cache management dynamically manages cache storage for multiple network shares configured in a file server. Once a file is written to a directory or folder on a specially designated network share, such as one that is configured for “infinite backup,” an intermediary pre-backup copy of the file is created... Commvault Systems Inc

Dynamic management of expandable cache storage for multiple network shares configured in a file server

Expandable cache management dynamically manages cache storage for multiple network shares configured in a file server. Once a file is written to a directory or folder on a specially designated network share, such as one that is configured for “infinite backup,” an intermediary pre-backup copy of the file is created... Commvault Systems Inc

Load balancing across multiple data paths

Multiple data paths may be available to a data management system for transferring data between a primary storage device and a secondary storage device. The data management system may be able to gain operational advantages by performing load balancing across the multiple data paths. The system may use application layer... Commvault Systems Inc

Search filtered file system using secondary storage, including multi-dimensional indexing and searching of archived files

Techniques for enabling user search of content stored in a file archive include providing a search interface comprising a search rules portion and an action rules portion, receiving a file archive search criterion comprising at least one search rule, and searching the file archive using the search criterion. The techniques... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for management of virtualization data

Described in detail herein is a method of copying data of one or more virtual machines being hosted by one or more non-virtual machines. The method includes receiving an indication that specifies how to perform a copy of data of one or more virtual machines hosted by one or more... Commvault Systems Inc

Cross-system storage management for transferring data across autonomous information management systems

Systems and methods are disclosed for cross-system storage management for transferring data across autonomous information management systems. Data may be transferred from one information management system to another information management system without interfering with or overriding each system's autonomy. For example, a secondary copy of production data (e.g., backed up... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for storage modeling and costing

The present invention provides systems and methods for data storage. A hierarchical storage management architecture is presented to facilitate data management. The disclosed system provides methods for evaluating the state of stored data relative to enterprise needs by using weighted parameters that may be user defined. Also disclosed are systems... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods to detect deleted files

A data storage system protects data identified for deletion which has been created or modified between scheduled data backups. For instance, the system monitors data operations and when the data operation is a delete, the system determines whether the data identified for deletion has been protected by a backup operation.... Commvault Systems Inc

Assignment of data agent proxies for executing virtual-machine secondary copy operations including streaming backup jobs

A comprehensive approach to streaming backups for virtual machines (“VMs”) in a storage management system comprises improvements to the assignment of data agent proxies for VM secondary copy operations. New considerations in performing a VM streaming backup job include without limitation: determining and enforcing a system-wide per-proxy limit of concurrent... Commvault Systems Inc

Secondary storage operation instruction tags in information management systems

According to certain aspects, a system can include a client computing device configured to: in response to user interaction, store an identifier associated with a first tag in association with a first file; and in response to instructions to perform a secondary copy operation, forward the first file, a second... Commvault Systems Inc

Database protection using block-level mapping

A system according to certain aspects may include a client computing device including: a database application configured to output a database file in a primary storage device(s), the database application outputting the database file as a series of application-level blocks; and a data agent configured to divide the database file... Commvault Systems Inc

Distributed indexing system for data storage

A distributed indexing system spreads out the load on an index of stored data in a data storage system. Rather than maintain a single index, the distributed indexing system maintains an index in each media agent of a federated data storage system and a master index that points to the... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for database archiving

A data storage system according to certain aspects can archive database data associated with different database applications. The data storage system according to certain aspects may provide database archiving modules that include logic incorporating and/or based on the native schema and/or native commands specific to particular database applications. The database... Commvault Systems Inc

Systems and methods for performing data replication

Performing data management operations on replicated data in a computer network. Log entries are generated for data management operations of an application executing on a source system. Consistency point entries are used to indicate a time of a known good, or recoverable, state of the application. A destination system is... Commvault Systems Inc

Efficiently restoring execution of a backed up virtual machine based on coordination with virtual-machine-file-relocation operations

The disclosed systems and methods enable a virtual machine, including any applications executing thereon, to quickly start executing and servicing users based on pre-staged data blocks supplied from a backup copy in secondary storage. Substantially concurrently with the ongoing execution of the virtual machine, a virtual-machine-file-relocation operation may move data... Commvault Systems Inc

Managing a software-patch submission queue

Queued software patches are analyzed before one patch is chosen as the next patch to be integrated into a working build. The chosen patch might not be next in chronological order of arrival at the queue. Instead, an illustrative build server applies a number of priority factors to every patch... Commvault Systems Inc

Hypervisor-independent block-level live browse for access to backed up virtual machine (vm) data and hypervisor-free file-level recovery (block-level pseudo-mount)

Hypervisor-independent block-level live browse is used for directly accessing backed up virtual machine (VM) data. Hypervisor-free file-level recovery (block-level pseudo-mount) from backed up VMs also is disclosed. Backed up virtual machine (“VM”) data can be browsed without needing or using a hypervisor. Individual backed up VM files can be requested... Commvault Systems Inc

Data transfer to a distributed storage environment

In certain systems disclosed herein, a distributed data monitoring and management system is provided that can replicate a distributed storage environment. The distributed data monitoring and management system can intelligently and automatically configure data access nodes to form a structure that matches the distributed storage environment. By matching the structure... Commvault Systems Inc

Data management and backup of distributed storage environment

In certain systems disclosed herein, a distributed data monitoring and management system is provided that can replicate a distributed storage environment. The distributed data monitoring and management system can intelligently and automatically configure data access nodes to form a structure that matches the distributed storage environment. By matching the structure... Commvault Systems Inc

Virtual server cloud file system for virtual machine restore to cloud operations

Uploads of restored virtual machine (“VM”) data to cloud storage, e.g., VM restore-to-cloud operations, are performed without having to write whole restored virtual disk files to a proxy server before the virtual disk data begins uploading to cloud. Restored data blocks from a backup source are locally cached, staged for... Commvault Systems Inc

Virtual server cloud file system for virtual machine backup from cloud operations

Uploads of restored virtual machine (“VM”) data to cloud storage, e.g., VM restore-to-cloud operations, are performed without having to write whole restored virtual disk files to a proxy server before the virtual disk data begins uploading to cloud. Restored data blocks from a backup source are locally cached, staged for... Commvault Systems Inc

Snapshot replication operations based on incremental block change tracking

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of performing snapshot replication operations (e.g., maintaining a mirror copy of primary data at a secondary location by generating snapshots of the primary data). The system can collect and maintain cumulative block-level changes to the primary data after each sub-interval of... Commvault Systems Inc

08/31/17 / #20170249220

Generic file level restore from a block-level secondary copy

Systems and methods are provided which perform a file level restore by utilizing existing operating system components (e.g., file system drivers) that are natively installed on the target computing device. These components can be used to mount and/or interpret a secondary copy of the file system. For instance, the system... Commvault Systems Inc

08/24/17 / #20170242757

Systems and methods for restoring data from network attached storage

A system and method for communicating, browsing, verifying and routing data in storage operation systems using network attached storage devices is provided. In some embodiments, the system may include a management module and a media management component connected to the management server, which interoperate with network attached storage devices to... Commvault Systems Inc

08/24/17 / #20170242871

Data restoration operations based on network path information

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of data restoration and application recovery operations. The system can back up primary data based on network path information associated with a client computing device. When the primary data becomes corrupted or unavailable, a previously backed up copy of the primary... Commvault Systems Inc

08/17/17 / #20170235647

Data protection operations based on network path information

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of performing data protection operations (e.g., creating backup copies in a secondary storage device). The system can generate network path information based on client information associated with client computing devices (e.g., application type, data type, client device ID, etc.) and process... Commvault Systems Inc

08/17/17 / #20170235648

Information management by a media agent in the absence of communications with a storage manager

A media agent is configured to perform substantially autonomously to initiate, continue, and manage information management operations such as a backup job of a certain client's primary data, manage the operations, and generate and store resultant system-level metadata from the operations, etc. The media agent is configured to do this... Commvault Systems Inc

08/17/17 / #20170235756

Data synchronization based on client device location

According to certain aspects, a method can include electronically accessing, by a storage manager, a stored synchronization policy specifying at least a first folder associated with a first computing device and a second folder associated with a second computing device; identifying a first file stored in the first folder as... Commvault Systems Inc

08/10/17 / #20170228387

Systems and methods for protecting email data

Aspects of this disclosure relate to protecting email data. For example, email protection rules can instruct an email server to route an email to an email protection module. The one or more email rules can identify a group of one or more email addresses. The email protection module can receive... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206018

Using an enhanced data agent to restore backed up data across autonomous storage management systems

An exemplary system preserves the autonomy of two or more distinct storage management systems all the while enabling backed up data to be restored from a first storage management system (the “local system”) to a specially-configured client in a second storage management system (the “remote system”). For example, backed up... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206112

Data storage resource allocation list updating for data storage operations

A system and method to perform data management operations in a data management system assigns the data management request to one or more available data management resources. If the data management request fails, at least one data management resource at least partially responsible for the failure is determined, as is... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206141

Unified snapshot storage management, using an enhanced storage manager and enhanced media agents

An illustrative approach to managing snapshots streamlines how and when snapshots are generated in a storage management system, such that fewer snapshots may be generated without diminishing the scope of data protection. A novel unified-snapshot storage policy may govern snapshots for any number of subclients. A unified-snapshot job based on... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206142

Single snapshot for multiple applications

An information management system according to certain aspects may be configured to generate a snapshot of data relating to a plurality of applications. The system may include a plurality of data agents, wherein each data agent is associated with at least one of a plurality of applications, and data generated... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206144

Opportunistic execution of secondary copy operations

Rather than relying on pre-defined scheduling of secondary copy operations such as backup jobs, the illustrative opportunistic approach initiates secondary copy operations based on changing operational conditions in a storage management system. An adaptive backup readiness score is based on a number of backup-readiness operational factors. An illustrative enhanced data... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206206

Archiving data objects using secondary copies

A system for archiving data objects using secondary copies is disclosed. The system creates one or more secondary copies of primary copy data that contains multiple data objects. The system maintains a first data structure that tracks the data objects for which the system has created secondary copies and the... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206219

High availability distributed deduplicated storage system

A high availability distributed, deduplicated storage system according to certain embodiments is arranged to include multiple deduplication database media agents. The deduplication database media agents store signatures of data blocks stored in secondary storage. In addition, the deduplication database media agents are configured as failover deduplication database media agents in... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206221

Managing structured data in a data storage system

According to certain aspects, a client computing system can be configured to map stored database data into a plurality of second data units having a second level of granularity larger than first data units; store a mapping of the second data units to the first data units; monitor writes to... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170206235

Management of log data

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of managing log data. The system may receive a log data file including one or more log lines that contain information relating to computing operations. At least some of the log lines may include a static portion and a variable portion.... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170207971

Customized deployment in information management systems

According to certain aspects, an information management system may be configured to: receive system information relating to one or more data storage requirements associated with a first user; access an electronic database containing deployment configuration rules usable in determining information management cell configurations; generate a recommended deployment configuration for an... Commvault Systems Inc

07/20/17 / #20170208126

System and client policy assignment in a data storage system

A system and method for property assignment in a data storage system is presented. A data storage system defines a client configuration profile comprising a set of storage operation properties, wherein the storage operation properties regulate criteria for performing storage operations by the data agent on client devices that are... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199688

Shared network-available storage that permits concurrent data access

Techniques for providing shared access to, e.g., a small computer system interface (SCSI) storage device in a computer network include providing an operational mode on SCSI interfaces with a first media agent and a second media agent such that, in response to inquiry messages on the SCSI interfaces, the SCSI... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199699

Systems and methods for retaining and using data block signatures in data protection operations

A system according to certain embodiments associates a signature value corresponding to a data block with one or more data blocks and a reference to the data block to form a signature/data word corresponding to the data block. The system further logically organizes the signature/data words into a plurality of... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199756

Archiving virtual machines in a data storage system

The data storage system according to certain aspects can manage the archiving of virtual machines to (and restoring of virtual machines from) secondary storage. The system can determine whether to archive virtual machines based on usage data or information. The usage information may include storage usage, CPU usage, memory usage,... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199791

Creation of virtual machine placeholders in a data storage system

The data storage system according to certain aspects can manage the archiving of virtual machines to (and restoring of virtual machines from) secondary storage. The system may archive virtual machines (VMs) that are determined to have a low level of utilization. The system may create a virtual machine placeholder for... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199884

Data storage system for analysis of data across heterogeneous information management systems

Systems and methods for generating customized reports from data storage databases and other information management system databases. The methods include normalizing queried information from different types of information management system databases to enable system-wide report generation. Other implementations are disclosed.... Commvault Systems Inc

07/13/17 / #20170199924

Application of information management policies based on operation with a geographic entity

Techniques for providing data retention services based on a geographic region are disclosed. In one aspect, a location of a computing device is determined. A geographic entity corresponding to the location of the computing device is then determined. A data retention policy is applied to production data of the computing... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170192860

Deduplication replication in a distributed deduplication data storage system

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170192861

Distributed file system in a distributed deduplication data storage system

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170192866

System for redirecting requests after a secondary storage computing device failure

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170192867

Rebuilding deduplication data in a distributed deduplication data storage system

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170192868

User interface for identifying a location of a failed secondary storage device

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

07/06/17 / #20170193003

Redundant and robust distributed deduplication data storage system

Systems and methods are provided herein for automatically configuring newly installed secondary storage computing devices and managing secondary storage computing devices when one or more become unavailable. For example, a storage manager can then detect the computing resources available to the newly installed secondary storage computing device, assign a role... Commvault Systems Inc

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06/29/17 / #20170185488

Application-level live synchronization across computing platforms including synchronizing co-resident applications to disparate standby destinations and selectively synchronizing some applications and not others

An illustrative “Live Synchronization” feature creates and maintains a ready standby “synchronized application” that is available to take over as a failover solution for a “primary” application that operates in a production environment, but will do so on a different computing platform (e.g., physical server, virtual machine, container, etc.), and... Commvault Systems Inc

06/29/17 / #20170185622

Systems and methods for using metadata to enhance data identification operations

Systems and methods for managing electronic data are disclosed. Various data management operations can be performed based on a metabase formed from metadata. Such metadata can be identified from an index of data interactions generated by a journaling module, and obtained from their associated data objects stored in one or... Commvault Systems Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177271

Content aligned block-based deduplication

A content alignment system according to certain embodiments aligns a sliding window at the beginning of a data segment. The content alignment system performs a block alignment function on the data within the sliding window. A deduplication block is established if the output of the block alignment function meets a... Commvault Systems Inc

06/22/17 / #20170177451

Systems and methods of unified reconstruction in storage systems

Systems and methods for reconstructing unified data in an electronic storage network are provided which may include the identification and use of metadata stored centrally within the system. The metadata may be generated by a group of storage operation cells during storage operations within the network. The unified metadata is... Commvault Systems Inc

06/15/17 / #20170168903

Live synchronization and management of virtual machines across computing and virtualization platforms and using live synchronization to support disaster recovery

An illustrative “Live Synchronization” feature in a data storage management system can reduce the downtime that arises in failover situations. The illustrative Live Sync embodiment uses backup data to create and maintain a ready (or “warm”) virtualized computing platform comprising one or more virtual machines (“VMs”) that are configured and... Commvault Systems Inc

06/08/17 / #20170160969

Systems and methods to confirm replication data accuracy for data backup in data storage systems

A data storage system, according to certain aspects, automatically determines the accuracy of replication data when performing data backup operations. For instance, the system performs data backup using replication data rather than source data to reduce the processing load on the source system. The backup data is then associated with... Commvault Systems Inc

06/08/17 / #20170160970

Data storage resource allocation using category blacklisting when data management requests fail

A resource allocation system begins with an ordered plan for matching requests to resources that is sorted by priority. The resource allocation system optimizes the plan by determining those requests in the plan that will fail if performed. The resource allocation system removes or defers the determined requests. In addition,... Commvault Systems Inc

06/08/17 / #20170160971

Data storage resource allocation using blacklisting of data storage requests classified in the same category as a data storage request that is determined to fail if attempted

A resource allocation system begins with an ordered plan for matching requests to resources that is sorted by priority. The resource allocation system optimizes the plan by determining those requests in the plan that will fail if performed. The resource allocation system removes or defers the determined requests. In addition,... Commvault Systems Inc

05/18/17 / #20170139780

Data recovery operations, such as recovery from modified network data management protocol data

The systems and methods herein permit storage systems to correctly perform data recovery, such as direct access recovery, of Network Data Management Protocol (“NDMP”) backup data that was modified prior to being stored in secondary storage media, such as tape. For example, as described in greater detail herein, the systems... Commvault Systems Inc

05/11/17 / #20170131912

Synchronizing selected portions of data in a storage management system

Disclosed methods and systems leverage resources in a storage management system to partially synchronize primary data files based on synchronizing selected portions thereof without regard to changes that may be occurring in other non-synchronized portions. Accordingly, a number of primary data files may be partially synchronized by synchronizing designated portions... Commvault Systems Inc

05/11/17 / #20170132088

Efficient deduplication database validation

According to certain aspects, a method can include receiving an indication that a restoration of a deduplication database using a secondary copy of a file associated with a secondary copy job is complete; retrieving a first data fingerprint from a data storage database, wherein the first data fingerprint is associated... Commvault Systems Inc

05/11/17 / #20170134487

Intelligent scheduling for remote computers

A method of protecting data on a mobile computing device using a storage network by deploying to the mobile computing device, a synchronization agent and then associating a synchronization policy with the synchronization agent. The mobile computing device is monitored for at least one threshold event. Its determined that the... Commvault Systems Inc

05/11/17 / #20170134490

Storage management operations based on executable files served on demand to storage management components

Systems and methods are disclosed for speedily upgrading (e.g., via service packs) components of a storage management system, such as media agents and data agents, which may number in the thousands. The disclosed methods and systems provide a lightweight and flexible approach. Executable files such as service packs are deployed... Commvault Systems Inc

05/11/17 / #20170134492

Cross-system storage management for transferring data across autonomous information management systems

Systems and methods are disclosed for cross-system storage management for transferring data across autonomous information management systems. Data may be transferred from one information management system to another information management system without interfering with or overriding each system's autonomy. For example, a secondary copy of production data (e.g., backed up... Commvault Systems Inc

05/04/17 / #20170123889

Monitoring, diagnosing, and repairing a management database in a data storage management system

A lightweight always-on monitoring, collecting, diagnosing, and correcting utility operates in an enhanced storage manager that manages a data storage managements system. The always-on utility provides a comprehensive and pro-active approach, which is intended to reduce, if not altogether eliminate, the need for after-the-fact diagnostics. The always-on utility also enforces... Commvault Systems Inc

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05/04/17 / #20170123890

Monitoring, diagnosing, and repairing a management database in a data storage management system

A lightweight always-on monitoring, collecting, diagnosing, and correcting utility operates in an enhanced storage manager that manages a data storage managements system. The always-on utility provides a comprehensive and pro-active approach, which is intended to reduce, if not altogether eliminate, the need for after-the-fact diagnostics. The always-on utility also enforces... Commvault Systems Inc

05/04/17 / #20170124034

Summarization of email on a client computing device based on content contribution to an email thread using classification and word frequency considerations

Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are disclosed for enhancing an email application to automatically analyze an email thread and generate a compact content summary. The content summary is based on relative content contributions provided by the constituent email messages in the email thread. The content summary may be presented in... Commvault Systems Inc

05/04/17 / #20170124038

Summarization and processing of email on a client computing device based on content contribution to an email thread using weighting techniques

Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are disclosed for enhancing an email application to automatically analyze an email thread and generate a compact content summary. The content summary is based on relative content contributions provided by the constituent email messages in the email thread. The content summary may be presented in... Commvault Systems Inc

05/04/17 / #20170124108

Accessing a file system using tiered deduplication

An illustrative pseudo-file-system driver uses deduplication functionality and resources in a storage management system to provide an application and/or a virtual machine with access to a locally-stored file system. From the perspective of the application/virtual machine, the file system appears to be of virtually unlimited capacity. The pseudo-file-system driver instantiates... Commvault Systems Inc

05/04/17 / #20170126807

Information management of data associated with multiple cloud services

A method and system for providing information management of data from hosted services receives information management policies for a hosted account of a hosted service, requests data associated with the hosted account from the hosted service, receives data associated with the hosted account from the hosted service, and provides a... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170115906

Use of auxiliary data protection software in failover operations

According to certain aspects, an information management cell can include at least one secondary storage computing device configured to conduct primary data generated by at least one client computing device to a secondary storage device(s) as part of secondary copy operations, wherein the secondary storage computing device normally operates to... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170115907

Lightweight mounting of a secondary copy of file system data

A data storage system allows a user to search a secondary copy such as a back up, archive, or snapshot and receive an abbreviated version of the secondary copy of the file system as a result of the search. The abbreviated version of the secondary copy of the file system... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170116231

Differential health checking of an information management system

Differential health-check systems and accompanying methods provide health-checking and reporting of one or more information management systems in reference to a first time period before and a second time period after a triggering event. A triggering event may be an upgrade of at least part of the information management system,... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170116433

File backup with selective encryption

A method for automatically encrypting files is disclosed. In some cases, the method may be performed by computer hardware comprising one or more processors. The method can include detecting access to a first file, which may be stored in a primary storage system. Further, the method can include determining whether... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170116556

Assessing user performance in a community of users of data storage resources

According to certain aspects, a method of assessing users of a data storage system can include receiving configuration information relating to a deployed configuration of a first data storage cell and including number of installed data storage hardware and/or software components, the first data storage cell comprising a plurality of... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170118285

External storage manager for a data storage cell

A storage management solution according to certain embodiments is provided which decouples certain aspects of the storage manager from the data storage cell. The data storage system according to certain aspects can provide one or more external storage managers that manage data protection and administer the operation of data storage... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170118289

System and sharing san storage

According to various embodiments, systems and methods are provided that relate to shared access to Storage Area Networks (SAN) devices. In one embodiment, a Storage Area Network (SAN) host is provided, comprising: a server component: a first host bus adapter configured to be connected to a SAN client over a... Commvault Systems Inc

04/27/17 / #20170118290

Migration to cloud storage from backup

According to certain aspects, a system may include one or more first computing devices in communication with a remote computing system over a wide area network (WAN), configured to initiate a data protection operation to create a secondary copy of production data generated by a first application; store in association... Commvault Systems Inc

04/20/17 / #20170109087

Virtual machine change block tracking

According to certain aspects, a system includes a client device that includes a virtual machine (VM) executed by a hypervisor, a driver located within the hypervisor, and a data agent. The VM may include a virtual hard disk file and a change block bitmap file. The driver may intercept a... Commvault Systems Inc

04/20/17 / #20170109241

Virtual machine change block tracking

According to certain aspects, a system includes a client device that includes a virtual machine (VM) executed by a hypervisor, a driver located within the hypervisor, and a data agent. The VM may include a virtual hard disk file and a change block bitmap file. The driver may intercept a... Commvault Systems Inc

04/13/17 / #20170102960

Efficient data management improvements, such as docking limited-feature data management modules to a full-featured data management system

Software, firmware, and systems are described herein that permit an organization to dock previously-utilized, limited-feature data management modules with a full-featured data management system. By docking limited-feature data management modules to a full-featured data management system, metadata and data from the various limited-feature data management modules can be integrated and... Commvault Systems Inc

04/13/17 / #20170102969

Job management and resource allocation in a data protection system

A system according to certain aspects improves the process of managing jobs and allocating resources to those jobs. The system can include a job manager that processes and generates resource allocation requests for a plurality of jobs and a resource allocator that allocates computing resources for the plurality of jobs... Commvault Systems Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097769

Intelligent hybrid drive caching

Systems and methods can implement one or more intelligent caching algorithms that reduce wear on the SSD and/or to improve caching performance. Such algorithms can improve storage utilization and I/O efficiency by taking into account the write-wearing limitations of the SSD. Accordingly, the systems and methods can cache to the... Commvault Systems Inc

04/06/17 / #20170097770

Intelligent hybrid drive caching

Systems and methods can implement one or more intelligent caching algorithms that reduce wear on the SSD and/or to improve caching performance. Such algorithms can improve storage utilization and I/O efficiency by taking into account the write-wearing limitations of the SSD. Accordingly, the systems and methods can cache to the... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090772

Administering a shared, on-line pool of data storage resources for performing data storage operations

A data storage system according to certain aspects manages and administers the sharing of storage resources among clients in the shared storage pool. The shared storage pool according to certain aspects can provide readily available remote storage to clients in the pool. A share list for each client may be... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090773

Replication using deduplicated secondary copy data

An information management system according to certain aspects uses backup copies or other secondary copies of production data for the purposes of replicating production data to another client. The secondary copies can be deduplicated copies. By utilizing available secondary copies of the data for replication, the system can reduce the... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090795

Partial sharing of secondary storage files in a data storage system

The data storage system according to certain aspects can allow users to share a portion of a file (e.g., a document) in secondary storage. The user may specify a portion of a secondary storage file to share and send a link to the portion to another user. The other user... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090796

Secondary storage operation instruction tags in information management systems

According to certain aspects, a system can include a client computing device configured to: in response to user interaction, store an identifier associated with a first tag in association with a first file; and in response to instructions to perform a secondary copy operation, forward the first file, a second... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090797

Secondary storage operation instruction tags in information management systems

According to certain aspects, a system can include a client computing device configured to: in response to user interaction, store an identifier associated with a first tag in association with a first file; and in response to instructions to perform a secondary copy operation, forward the first file, a second... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170090974

Assignment of proxies for virtual-machine secondary copy operations including streaming backup jobs

A comprehensive approach to streaming backups for virtual machines (“VMs”) in a storage management system comprises improvements to the assignment of data agent proxies for VM secondary copy operations. New considerations in performing a VM streaming backup job include without limitation: determining and enforcing a system-wide per-proxy limit of concurrent... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170091045

Dynamic triggering of block-level backups based on block change thresholds and corresponding file identities using communication pathways between co-resident data agents

A data storage management approach is disclosed that performs backup operations flexibly, based on a dynamic scheme of monitoring block changes occurring in production data. The illustrative system monitors block changes based on certain block-change thresholds and triggers block-level backups of the changed blocks when a threshold is passed. Block... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170091046

Dynamic triggering of block-level backups based on block change thresholds and corresponding file identities using indexing in a data storage management system

A data storage management approach is disclosed that performs backup operations flexibly, based on a dynamic scheme of monitoring block changes occurring in production data. The illustrative system monitors block changes based on certain block-change thresholds and triggers block-level backups of the changed blocks when a threshold is passed. Block... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170091047

Dynamic triggering of block-level backups based on block change thresholds and corresponding file identities in a data storage management system

A data storage management approach is disclosed that performs backup operations flexibly, based on a dynamic scheme of monitoring block changes occurring in production data. The illustrative system monitors block changes based on certain block-change thresholds and triggers block-level backups of the changed blocks when a threshold is passed. Block... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170091049

Information management by a media agent in the absence of communications with a storage manager

A media agent is configured to perform substantially autonomously to initiate, continue, and manage information management operations such as a backup job of a certain client's primary data, manage the operations, and generate and store resultant system-level metadata from the operations, etc. The media agent is configured to do this... Commvault Systems Inc

03/30/17 / #20170091294

Information management of mobile device data

A method and system for providing information management of mobile device data provides a user interface to permit a user of an information management system to define information management policies for the mobile device, receives definitions of the information management policies from the provided interface, and sends data from the... Commvault Systems Inc

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