US Patent Application No: 2003/0154,174

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Network charging

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Abstract

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The invention provides a method of charging for a confederated network, such as the Internet, by the user terminals connected to the network. The network provide generates a tariff code, which is multicast to the user terminals. The user terminals then translate the tariff code to automatically generate a meter rule set that can be used to configure a network traffic meter.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
BRITISH TELECOMMUNICATIONS PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANYLONDON, EN936

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Briscoe, Robert J Woodbridge, GB 31 250
Tassel, Jerome Hadleigh, GB 1 9

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