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Autonomic means to notify the location of the lost removable media

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000031844D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Oct-14
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Oct-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Often use the removable media like as USB memory key, MicroDrive, Multimedia Card, CD-R and DVD to exchange the data. After finish with someone else's computer the operation, we often leave these media in the someone else's computer unexpectedly. As the result, we sometimes waste the time to find it and we often lose it in the worst case. This disclosure describes an idea to reduce the risk of this problem.