Patent Number: 8,819,364

Title: Information processing apparatus, tape device, and computer-readable medium storing program

Abstract: An acquisition unit of an information processing apparatus acquires access information indicating the state of access to a volume of a disk device at least for data read. A determination unit detects a volume in which a sequential read was performed, on the basis of the acquired access information, and determines the volume as a backup source for a backup.

Inventors: Watanabe; Hiroyuki (Minato, JP), Takahashi; Hideaki (Minato, JP), Hirose; Takashi (Minato, JP), Saito; Kinya (Kawasaki, JP), Nakagawa; Reisuke (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Fujitsu Limited

International Classification: G06F 13/00 (20060101); G06F 13/28 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018