06769127 is referenced by 234 patents and cites 3 patents.

A media system that centrally manages and stores media contents and also controls the delivery of media content to subscribers is disclosed. According to one aspect, an administrator can control program scheduling, rates, service packages and system configuration for a media delivery system. Additionally, the administrator may also control billing, transaction monitoring, and customer relations. According to another aspect, the media delivery system provides subscribers with centrally managed storage for paused or recorded media. Still another aspect is that the media delivery system can restrict various administrators to different modules of the media delivery system.

Title
Method and system for delivering media services and application over networks
Application Number
9/595848
Publication Number
6769127 (B1)
Application Date
June 16, 2000
Publication Date
July 27, 2004
Inventor
Ronald D Howe
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Nam Phu Thanh Do
Milpitas
CA, US
Li Liu
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Yousheng Cao
Mountain View
CA, US
Johnny C Y Ng
San Jose
CA, US
Ian Locke
Mountain View
CA, US
Francis Michel Degrange
Palo Alto
CA, US
Reed Majors
Palo Alto
CA, US
Charles Francis Morris Jr
San Jose
CA, US
Randolph Osborne
San Jose
CA, US
Patrick James Sweeney
Palo Alto
CA, US
Jean Georges Fritsch
Los Altos
CA, US
Mauro Bonomi
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Joe Zheng
US
Assignee
Minerva Networks
CA, US
IPC
H04N 5/445
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