07958238 is referenced by 39 patents and cites 44 patents.

A method for managing network access is provided that includes receiving a signal indicating a change in a network parameter, the change reflecting that an end user associated with a communication session has changed from using a first network node to a second network node. Each of the network nodes is operable to facilitate the communication session associated with the end user. The method also includes communicating with a billing system element to notify the billing system element of the change in the network parameter and receiving quota information for the end user associated with the second network node. The billing information associated with the second network node may be applied to the communication session, the billing information being based on the quota information.

Title
System and method for managing network access for an end user
Application Number
10/360086
Publication Number
7958238 (B1)
Application Date
February 7, 2003
Publication Date
June 7, 2011
Inventor
Pranav K Tiwari
Bangalore
IN
Laurent H Andriantsiferana
Cupertino
CA, US
Louis F Menditto
Raleigh
NC, US
Mark Albert
Morrisville
NC, US
Robert M Batz
Raleigh
NC, US
Agent
Baker Botts L
Assignee
Cisco Technology
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/173
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