SAN JOSE, Calif. October 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Violin Systems LLC, the industry pioneer of all flash array, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued to Violin United States Patent No. 9,733,836. For more information on Violin’s patent history, visit

System and Method for Granular Deduplication

The new patent protects Violin’s advancement in delivering an all flash array with highly effective data deduplication. Selectable, high performance deduplication with predictable low latency is seamlessly integrated with the full suite of enterprise data services to complete the Violin Flash Storage Platform product portfolio, and allows customers to leverage the powerful cost efficiencies of deduplication without sacrificing application performance.

Ebrahim Abbasi, Violin’s Chief Executive Officer and President, said: “This continues Violin’s leadership in this field, bringing its issued patent count to over 120 United States and foreign patents plus numerous additional applications pending.”

About Violin Systems LLC:

Violin, the disruptive innovator in all flash array, is revolutionizing how businesses operate by enabling storage technology to Be Instrumental to enterprises by changing the SLAs and capabilities of private, hybrid and public cloud environments. The Flash Storage Platform™, powered by Concerto OS™, a fully integrated storage operating system, is an industry leader in the combination of every significant category measured in all flash arrays: low latency, affordability, density, scalability and performance. With tightly integrated data services, the Violin Flash Storage Platform provides a unique combination of data protection, business continuity, and data reduction services onto a flexible, uniquely scalable solution called Scale Smart™, delivering significant CAPEX and OPEX savings. Founded in 2005, Violin is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, visit