Patent Number: 7,711,712

Title: System and method for managing consistency among volumes based on application information

Abstract: In accordance with new technique, a computerized data recovery system includes a storage subsystem and a backup server operatively coupled to backup storage medium, the storage subsystem including a continuous data protection system. The backup server executes a recovery manager which: collects consistency points from at least two database applications executing on at least one host; collects journal terms of the continuous data protection system for each of the at least two database applications; collects log terms associated with each of the at least two database applications; displays to a user a timeline for a protected term and consistency points for the at least two database applications; receives recovery time selection from a user; receives recovery database application selection from the user; receives baseline database application selection from the user; performs crash recovery for each database application; and performs recovery of data based on transactions associated with the at least two database applications.

Inventors: Kano; Yoshiki (Sunnyvale, CA)

Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018