Patent Number: 7,769,972

Title: Storage system management based on a backup and recovery solution embedded in the storage system

Abstract: A method and/or a system of storage system management based on a backup and recovery solution embedded in the storage system is disclosed. A method of a storage system includes coordinating with a host system through a backup coordinator module embedded in the host system during at least one of a backup operation and/or a recovery operation associated with the host system, performing the at least one of the backup operation and/or the recovery operation associated with the host system using a backup and recovery module embedded in a controller firmware of the storage system. The method may include the backup and recovery module which interfaces with the host system through the backup coordinator module is agnostic to an operating system of the host system.

Inventors: Kaushik; Shyam (Bangalore, IN)

Assignee: LSI Corporation

International Classification: G06F 12/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/03/12018