06044476 is referenced by 39 patents and cites 36 patents.

A computer management system includes an agent connected to a computer to be managed for executing instructions on the computer to be managed, a service processor board having a processor independent from the computer to be managed for monitoring fault in the computer to be managed and controlling power of the computer to be managed, a manager for executing instructions on a management computer and conducting controls such as fault monitoring and power control through the agent over a network including a public line, and a service processor manager directly connected to the service processor for conducting remote power-on and receiving and diagnosing critical fault. The service processor and the service processor manager are provided with switching circuits for switching an asynchronous interface for remotely connecting to the computer to be managed and an asynchronous interface for directly connecting to a local processor of the service processor.

Title
Computer management system
Application Number
655482
Publication Number
6044476
Application Date
August 31, 1998
Publication Date
March 28, 2000
Inventor
Tsunehiro Tobita
Yohohama
JP
Masami Murai
Hadano
JP
Yuji Miyagawa
Owariasahi
JP
Teiji Karasaki
Owariasahi
JP
Shigeru Sakurai
Zama
JP
Yuichi Kobayashi
Kawasaki
JP
Hiroaki Washimi
Chigasaki
JP
Hiroshi Furukawa
Yokohama
JP
Ichiro Ote
Chigasaki
JP
Agent
Antonelli Terry Stout & Kraus
Assignee
Hitachi
JP
IPC
G06F 11/00
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