Patent Number: 7,788,349

Title: Information processing system and method

Abstract: When it is detected that a user connects a device to a client but there is no device driver of the device in an information processing server, the device driver existing in the client is transmitted to the information processing server and is automatically installed. Further, in order to cope with even the case where it is necessary to restore the information processing server to the environment existing before utilization thereof after utilization of the information processing server is ended even if the information processing server is shared with a plurality of users, the introduction state of the device driver in the information processing server is restored.

Inventors: Tada; Yuki (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 15/177 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018