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An automated device recordation and registration process for automatically registering, on a remote computer, an embedded device is described. The registration process includes a feature detection process for detecting feature information associated with a device to be registered. A transmission process transmits the feature information to a remote computer at a known address using a self-describing computer language. A registration process registers the device by storing the feature information on the remote computer.

Title
Device registration mechanism
Application Number
9/716717
Publication Number
7149792 (B1)
Application Date
November 20, 2000
Publication Date
December 12, 2006
Inventor
Dale E Calder
Mansfield
MA, US
James R Hansen
Franklin
MA, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
Assignee
Axeda Corporation
MA, US
IPC
G06F 15/177
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