Patent Number: 7,827,264

Title: Systems and methods for managing computer systems

Abstract: A method of managing a plurality of computer systems is disclosed. The method includes using one or more scripts to provide a list of n computer system identifiers corresponding to n computer systems, wherein n is an integer greater than 1. The method further includes establishing concurrent management sessions between a base computer system and a plurality of the n computer systems, and determining whether the total number of established management sessions between the base computer system and the plurality of computer systems is greater than a threshold amount. If the total number of determined management sessions is greater than the threshold amount, the method additionally includes waiting for a predetermined period of time before attempting to establish any additional management sessions.

Inventors: Swank; Creighton R. (Washington, IL)

Assignee: Caterpillar Inc

International Classification: G06F 15/16 (20060101); G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00