13 years 3 months ago
Cumulus: Filesystem Backup to the Cloud
In this paper we describe Cumulus, a system for efficiently implementing filesystem backups over the Internet. Cumulus is specifically designed under a thin cloud assumption--that...
Michael Vrable, Stefan Savage, Geoffrey M. Voelker
13 years 3 months ago
DP+IP = design of efficient backup scheduling
Many industries experience an explosion in digital content. This explosion of electronic documents, along with new regulations and document retention rules, sets new requirements f...
Ludmila Cherkasova, Alex Zhang, Xiaozhou Li
93views more  COMPSEC 2010»
13 years 4 months ago
A secure peer-to-peer backup service keeping great autonomy while under the supervision of a provider
Making backup is so cumbersome and expensive that individuals hardly ever backup their data and companies usually duplicate their data into a secondary server. This paper proposes...
Houssem Jarraya, Maryline Laurent
108views more  COMCOM 2004»
13 years 5 months ago
Dynamic establishment of differentiated survivable lightpaths in WDM mesh networks
In the emerging next-generation transport networks, called intelligent optical transport networks, DWDM-based optical components like add-drop multiplexers and optical cross conne...
Chava Vijaya Saradhi, C. Siva Ram Murthy
140views more  JSAC 2006»
13 years 5 months ago
Backup reprovisioning to remedy the effect of multiple link failures in WDM mesh networks
As networks grow in size and complexity, both the probability and the impact of failures increase. The pre-allocated backup bandwidth, which has been widely investigated in the lit...
Jing Zhang, Keyao Zhu, Biswanath Mukherjee
150views more  JCO 2006»
13 years 5 months ago
Efficient algorithms for shared backup allocation in networks with partial information
Abstract. We study efficient algorithms for establishing reliable connections with bandwidth guarantees in communication networks. In the normal mode of operation, each connection ...
Yigal Bejerano, Joseph Naor, Alexander Sprintson
13 years 5 months ago
On-line consistent backup in transactional file systems
A consistent backup, preserving data integrity across files in a file system, is of utmost importance for the purpose of correctness and minimizing system downtime during the proc...
Lipika Deka, Gautam Barua
13 years 7 months ago
Who Moved My Data? A Backup Tracking System for Dynamic Workstation Environments
Periodic data backup is a system administration requirement that has changed as wireless machines have altered the fundamental structure of networks. These changes necessitate a c...
Gregory Pluta, Larry Brumbaugh, William Yurcik, Jo...
13 years 7 months ago
LifeBoat: An Autonomic Backup and Restore Solution
We present an innovative backup and restore solution, called LifeBoat, for Windows machines. Our solution provides for local and remote backups and ``bare metal'' restor...
Ted Bonkenburg, Dejan Diklic, Benjamin Reed, Mark ...
13 years 7 months ago
Targeted Distribution of Resource Allocation for Backup LSP Computation
Under the hypothesis of single failures in the network, some backup paths cannot be active at the same time because they protect against the failure of different components. Hence...
Mohand Yazid Saidi, Bernard Cousin, Jean-Louis Le ...