Patent Number: 7,712,095

Title: Remote control server, center server, and system constituted them

Abstract: A system for autonomous decentralized control in which a client terminal and a center server are connected, as a network through a WAN and/or LAN, to a remote control server connected to a monitored/-controlled target device through a control communication network. The system is characterized in that a virtual machine, which is described as the other self of the monitored/controlled target device having the same information as that possessed by the monitored/controlled target device, and which is a software object having communication protocols used for communication with the monitored/controlled target device and concealed in the software object, is moved in the system with transparency and/or is held in the client terminal, the center server, or the remote control server.

Inventors: Toyota; Masashi (Kagawa, JP), Imai; Toru (Kagawa, JP), Kurokawa; Shunji (Kagawa, JP), Matsumoto; Sadayuki (Kagawa, JP), Nakanishi; Yoshikazu (Takamatsu, JP), Ohno; Koji (Takamatsu, JP), Higashihara; Ryoichiro (Takamatsu, JP), Ozaki; Kenji (Takamatsu, JP)

Assignee: Shikoku Electric Power Co., Inc.

International Classification: G06F 9/455 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018