Patent Number: 8,719,405

Title: Management apparatus, management apparatus control method, and storage medium

Abstract: An apparatus includes a storage device configured to store a map image of one or more floors on which a network device is installed, positional information about an installation location of the network device on the map image, and configuration information about the network device, a setting unit configured to set a region on the map image and a rule that the network device complies with in the region, a moving unit configured to designate a movement destination for moving the network device by changing the positional information, a determination unit configured, if the positional information has been changed, to determine a content of a change of a configuration required to be executed to the network device when the network device is moved, and a notification unit configured to notify to an operator the content of the change of the configuration.

Inventors: Sakamoto; Koji (Yokohama, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 15/173 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018