Patent Number: 7,613,802

Title: Creating devices to support a variety of models of remote diagnostics from various manufacturers

Abstract: The present invention relates to creating device objects for maintaining communication between a interfacing device and a controlling device. These device objects are software object or software programs that are created according to information that is queried from the interfacing device. As a device object is created for each interfacing device, computer system resources are preserved during operation.

Inventors: Motoyama; Tetsuro (Cupertino, CA), Fong; Avery (Castro Valley, CA)

Assignee: Ricoh Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017