Patent Number: 6,169,988

Title: Data sharing system for efficiently transferring data on network

Abstract: A data sharing system in which a server comprises a connection party holding unit for holding access information, and a terminal equipment comprises a database for acquiring the corresponding data so to submit it to the application program when an application program issues a reference request of data and a connection party deciding unit for deciding a connection party calculating machine with reference to access information depending on the necessity, the database judging whether there exists a data name of the data specified by the reference request in the connection party holding unit when a reference request is issued, instructing the connection party deciding unit to decide a calculating machine of a connection party when there exits, and further issuing a data transfer request to the decided connection party, so to acquire the corresponding data.

Inventors: Asakura; Takayoshi (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Nec Corporation

International Classification: G06F 17/30 (20060101); G06F 017/30 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018