US Patent No. 10,117,363

MANAGEMENT OF SERVER DEVICE, SERVER CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM BY TEMPERATURE


Patent No. 10,117,363
Issue Date October 30, 2018
Title Management Of Server Device, Server Control Method, And Program By Temperature
Inventorship Jun Yokoyama, Tokyo (JP)
Kazuya Uchida, Tokyo (JP)
Assignee NEC Corporation, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,117,363

1. A server device having a plurality of server modules and a plurality of cooling fans in a chassis, the server device comprising:a management unit configured to control the server modules; and
a temperature measurement part configured to perform measurement of temperatures of the server modules,
wherein the management unit is configured to decide a server module to run based on a result of the measurement by the temperature measurement part,
wherein the management unit is configured to decide that the server module to run is a server module that has a result of the measurement by the temperature measurement part that is not more than a predetermined first threshold, and
wherein the management unit is configured to decide that the server module to run is a server module that has a result of the measurement by the temperature measurement part that is more than a second threshold, the second threshold being a smaller value than the first threshold.