US Patent No: 7,773,585

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Internet protocol telephony voice/video message deposit and retrieval

ALSO PUBLISHED AS: 20070121591

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A method for signaling an Integrated Messaging System (IMS) on an Internet Protocol (IP) based network to deposit a message, including the steps of sending a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) SIP INVITE request to the IMS indicating a message deposit action; receiving a corresponding SIP message from the IMS agreeing to participate in the message deposit action; and sending an SIP acknowledge message to the IMS confirming receipt of the corresponding SIP message; and depositing the message in a destination mailbox. A method of signaling an IMS on an IP based network to retrieve a deposited message, the method including the steps of sending a SIP INVITE request to the IMS indicating a message retrieval action; receiving a corresponding SIP message from the IMS agreeing to participate in the message retrieval action; sending an SIP acknowledge message to the IMS confirming receipt of the corresponding SIP message; and retrieving the deposited message from a mailbox corresponding to known account information.

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TEKLA PEHR LLCDOVER, DE50

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Donovan, Steven R Plano, TX 101 1318

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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING INC. (3)
8,743,892 Method and system for dynamic gateway selection in an IP telephony network 0 2004
8,731,158 Methods for providing prepaid telephony service via an internet protocol network system 0 2008
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AT&T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY II, L.P. (1)
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TEKLA PEHR LLC (1)
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* Cited By Examiner

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