TERMINAL DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, REQUEST TARGET SELECTION METHOD AND PROGRAM

  • US 20140250431A1
  • Filed: 05/13/2014
  • Published: 09/04/2014
  • Est. Priority Date: 09/06/2010
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A device comprising:

  • a communication device configured to communicate with an external apparatus, the external apparatus being capable of performing a predetermined process via execution of software stored in the external apparatus; and

    circuitry configured to;

    perform the predetermined process based on software, having a version, stored in the device;

    receive an indication of a version of the software stored in the external apparatus;

    compare the indicated version of the software stored in the external apparatus and the version of the software stored in the device; and

    select the external apparatus or the device to perform the predetermined process based at least in part on a comparison result.

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