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Software Package Installation Control

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013896D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Aug-26
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Field of Invention: Systems Management Problem Solved A method for installing Software Packages via a Web Browser is disclosed hereinafter . The method provides a capability to: Display Software package names, description, versions, size Control of the Software Packages available and installed through the Internet Browser front-end Minimize the time to display software packages names, descriptions, versions and size under heavy load via a Internet Browser as front end. Security provided dependent on machine name Objective of the invention