Updating icod codeword 11 31
For example, the Hewlett Packard Instant Capacity on Demand (i COD) program provides customers with instant access to CPU resources beyond the amount initially purchased for their system.In one i COD model, a customer receives a system with more CPUs than are actually purchased.Each i COD system is designed to periodically send an electronic mail message to the audit application detailing the usage of the reserve CPUs.
At a later time, the customer activates the reserve CPUs according to system resource requirements.
If the customer does not properly configure the i COD system for sending electronic mail, the audit application is unable to track the usage of the reserve CPUs.
A method for electronic tracking of an electronic device is presented.
wherein said computer system comprises an audit application for accessing an electronic message from said electronic device, said electronic message comprising status information of said electronic device.
receiving identifying information about said instant capacity on demand computer system wherein said instant capacity on demand computer system comprises at least one enabled processor and at least one reserve processor, said identifying information uniquely identifying said instant capacity on demand computer system; provided said electronic transmission is a request to access said reserve processor, transmitting an access key to a system contact, wherein said access key is for providing access to said reserve processor.
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On the contrary, the invention is intended to cover alternatives, modifications and equivalents, which may be included within the spirit and the scope of the invention as defined by the appended claims.