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ApplicationNo. 09510747 filed on 02/22/2000
US Classes:717/172, Including distribution of software (e.g., push-down, pull-down)717/177, Including distribution of software709/202, Processing agent707/201, Coherency (e.g., same view to multiple users)709/224, Computer network monitoring709/223, COMPUTER NETWORK MANAGING717/178, Including downloading714/38, Of computer software707/203, Version management370/254, NETWORK CONFIGURATION DETERMINATION706/49Blackboard system
ExaminersPrimary: Chaki, Kakali
Assistant: Wood, William H.
AbstractA managing computer manages applications residing on a managed computer. An agent is forwarded from the managing computer to the managed computer. The agent runs on the managed computer. The agent maintains specified applications residing on the managed computer. The agent also performs requests made by the managing computer.