05371532 is referenced by 373 patents and cites 10 patents.

A store-and-forward architecture which stores and distributes information programs to subscribers on demand includes: information warehouses which archive information programs from multiple service vendors and dispense information programs in segments to central offices in high speed bursts; central offices which manages subscriber's request for service and buffers segments of information programs for delivery to subscribers in real-time under the subscriber's interactive control; and customer premises equipment where a subscriber's requests and control signals for interactive play-out of information program are generated and information programs are received for the subscriber's use.

Title
Communications architecture and method for distributing information services
Application Number
7/884516
Publication Number
5371532
Application Date
May 15, 1992
Publication Date
December 6, 1994
Inventor
Stephen B Weinstein
Summit
NJ, US
Lanny S Smoot
Morris Township, Morris County
NJ, US
Haim Kobrinski
Colts Neck
NJ, US
Alexander Gelman
Brooklyn
NY, US
Agent
Loria B Yeadon
Leonard Charles Suchyta
Assignee
Bell Communications Research
NJ, US
IPC
H04N 7/173
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