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1. (WO2017039598) PHYSICAL MEMORY REGION BACKUP OF A VOLATILE MEMORY TO A NON-VOLATILE MEMORY

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/039598    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/047660
Publication Date: Fri Mar 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Sep 01 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: G06F 12/16
G06F 11/14
Applicants: HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT LP
Inventors: BENEDICT, Melvin K.
POPE, Eric L.
Title: PHYSICAL MEMORY REGION BACKUP OF A VOLATILE MEMORY TO A NON-VOLATILE MEMORY
Abstract:
In one example in accordance with the present disclosure, a system for backup of a physical memory region of volatile memory. The system may include: a non-volatile memory, a volatile memory, at least one processor to: execute an application that indicates a virtual memory region stored in the volatile memory, wherein the virtual memory region is associated with an application, determine a corresponding physical memory region of the volatile memory for backup based on the indicated virtual memory region, and at least one memory controller to: receive a backup signal for the physical memory region of the volatile memory, and responsive to receiving the backup signal, backup up the physical memory region of the volatile memory to a memory region of the non-volatile memory.