Sepaton Announces Assignment of New Patents for Data Deduplication and Data Protection System Performance

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MARLBOROUGH, MA – December 10, 2013 - ., maker of the world's fastest and most scalable data protection solutions for large enterprises, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently assigned Sepaton the following patents:

  • U.S. Patent No. 8,572,434, entitled, “System Health Monitor.” This patented method allows focus on overall data protection system/application performance, versus the performance of individual components, jobs, or modules. It can be used to predict potential, future issues based on expected percentages or thresholds of data, proactively identifying why a specific processing state is being affected and highlighting areas requiring further triage by engineering. The System Health Monitor enables Sepaton to provide superior customer support, increased system efficiency and reduced client costs.

  • U.S. Patent No. 8,527,558, entitled, “Distributed Garbage Collection.” After regions of redundancy are identified, this patented method frees up the space used by the redundant copy of data saving space and costs.

Sepaton’s patent portfolio now includes 15 patents covering the building blocks for enterprise data protection.

According to Jeff Tofano, chief technology officer, Sepaton, Inc., “These patents are the result of our work with customers to help them achieve the most efficient data deduplication techniques optimized for complex enterprise environments.

Sepaton continues to develop scalable, high-performing technologies resulting in innovative, patentable solutions to meet stringent customer requirements.”

About Sepaton, Inc.

Sepaton delivers the world’s fastest, most scalable and cost-efficient data protection solutions designed to enable large, data-intensive enterprises to store, move, access and protect critical data with the fastest recovery time in the event of a failure. Built on modular, grid scalable architectures, Sepaton offers the S2100-ES3 for virtual tape library environments and the VirtuoSO for network attached storage featuring multi-protocol support, highly efficient deduplication, performance-optimized data movement, and advanced management and reporting at the lowest total cost of ownership.

Sepaton is headquartered in Marlborough, MA, and has an office in London. For additional information call 866-Sepaton or visit

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Sepaton, S2100, DeltaRemote, and DeltaStor are registered trademarks and ContentAware, DBeXstream, and DeltaScale are trademarks of Sepaton, Inc. All other brand and product names are or may be trademarks of their respective owners.


Beth Winkowski

Sepaton, Inc.


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