Patent Number: 8,793,446

Title: Writing program types onto system boards in a partitioned computer system

Abstract: An information processing apparatus includes a calculator configured to perform a calculation, a plurality of system boards, each of the plurality of system boards including a first storage unit that stores a first program of a first type, the first program being to be used to operate the calculator, a preliminary board including a plurality of second storage units, at least one of the plurality of second storage units storing a second program of a second type, the second program corresponding to the first programs, and a controller configured to compare any one of the first types of the first programs with the second type of the second program and to write, when any one of the first types does not match the second type, the first program of the any one of the first types into the second storage unit.

Inventors: Sanada; Noriyuki (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Fujitsu Limited

International Classification: G06F 9/44 (20060101); G06F 12/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018