Patent Number: 8,719,849

Title: Decoupled application program-operating system computing architecture

Abstract: A method of application program-operating system decoupling includes performing, through an application program configured to execute on a client machine, a system call to a first operating system executing on a server machine over an interconnect configured to couple the server machine to the client machine. The method also includes serving the application program configured to execute on the client machine through the first operating system executing on the server machine in accordance with the system call.

Inventors: Madampath; Rajiv (Bangalore, IN)

Assignee: Nettapp, Inc.

International Classification: G06F 13/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018