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Gordon Richards Brunson: Synchronization of mailboxes of different types. Lucent Technologies, David Volejnicek, July 8, 1997: US05647002 (378 worldwide citation)

The contents of a pair of mailboxes (21, 31), one of which resides in an e-mail system (29) and the other of which resides in a voice-mail system (39), are automatically synchronized both in message content and in message state by a synchronizer (10), even though messages in the two mailboxes may ha ...


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Gordon Richards Brunson: Message retrieval via alternative access. Lucent Technologies, David Volejnicek, July 14, 1998: US05781614 (197 worldwide citation)

A multi-media messaging system (106) provides multi-media message access capability to non-subscriber message recipients (126) who lack multi-media message-reception capability. When a message originator (100) who is a subscriber requests a message to be sent to a recipient's address, the messaging ...


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Gordon Richards Brunson, Robert Michael Klein: Video messaging arrangement. Lucent Technologies, David Volejnicek, June 2, 1998: US05760823 (54 worldwide citation)

Video and telephony messaging are integrated by a telephony multi-media messaging system (101) connected to a plurality of video workstations (103-104) by a LAN or WAN (100). The workstations are connected to ISDN telephone lines (153-154). The workstations answer video calls on the video lines and/ ...


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Gordon Richards Brunson, Paul Roller Michaelis: Method and apparatus for selection of special-purpose gateways. Avaya, John C Moran, October 5, 2010: US07809125 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus route telecommunication calls in a communication system based on media type by detecting a requirement for a special media type for a telecommunication call; and selecting a subset of a plurality of gateways wherein only the subset of gateways is capable of providing communica ...


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Frederick Peter Block, Gordon Richards Brunson, Jeffrey Forest McElroy: Apparatus and method for controlling interaction between a multi-media messaging system and an instant messaging system. Avaya, John C Moran, August 11, 2009: US07573987 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus provide access to a plurality of instant messaging systems via a multi-media messaging system by receiving an incoming communication by the multi-media messaging system for a user of the multi-media messaging system; determining a presence of the user on one of the plurality o ...


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Gordon Richards Brunson, Paul Roller Michaelis: Method and apparatus for selection of special-purpose gateways. Avaya Technology, John C Moran Attorney PC, March 1, 2007: US20070047709-A1

A method and apparatus route telecommunication calls in a communication system based on media type by detecting a requirement for a special media type for a telecommunication call; and selecting a subset of a plurality of gateways wherein only the subset of gateways is capable of providing communica ...