08230024 is referenced by 2 patents and cites 63 patents.

The claimed subject matter provides a system and/or a method that facilitates redirecting an instant messaging session or an instant messaging communication. An interface component can receive a portion of data related to an instant messaging session, wherein the portion of data is associated with an instant messaging communication. A delegation component can automatically route the instant messaging session to a delegate for receipt of the instant messaging communication based upon a rule.

Title
Delegating instant messaging sessions
Application Number
11/770000
Publication Number
8230024 (B2)
Application Date
June 28, 2007
Publication Date
July 24, 2012
Inventor
Eran Shtiegman
Redmond
WA, US
Rajesh Ramanathan
Redmond
WA, US
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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