Patent Number: 7,788,475

Title: Booting utilizing electronic mail

Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a technique for starting (or restarting) a computer system and loading the operating system, and specifically to starting (or restarting) a computer system and loading the operating system utilizing an electronic mail or messaging protocol.

Inventors: Zimmer; Vincent J. (Federal Way, WA), Rothman; Michael A. (Puyallup, WA)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G06F 9/00 (20060101); G06F 9/24 (20060101); G06F 15/177 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018