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Method and system for command and control among a plurality of devices via a network by: connecting a first device to the network; connecting a second device to the network, where the second device stores application interface description data in a structured format for commanding and controlling the second device by other network devices; providing the application interface description data to the first device over the network; and sending control and command data from the first device to the second device over the network utilizing the application interface description data to control the operation of the second device.

Title
Method and system for device to device command and control in a network
Application Number
9/306631
Publication Number
6466971 (B1)
Application Date
May 7, 1999
Publication Date
October 15, 2002
Inventor
Dongyan Wang
Santa Clara
CA, US
Richard Humpleman
Fremont
CA, US
Agent
Sherman & Sherman
US
Agent
Jeffrey P Aiello
US
Kenneth L Sherman
US
Assignee
Samsung Electronics
US
IPC
G06F 15/177
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