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William A Kay, Von K McConnell: Area wide centrex. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, September 21, 1993: US05247571 (368 worldwide citation)

The Area Wide Centrex service is provided in a telephone communication network having a plurality of interconnected central office switching systems, each at a different location. Each of the central office switching systems connects to a number of local telephone lines, a number of which can be des ...


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Terry T Yu, Robert W Hammond, Von K McConnell, Baoquan Zhang: Method and system for wireless instant messaging. Sprint Spectrum, June 6, 2006: US07058036 (331 worldwide citation)

A wireless instant messaging system is disclosed. A mobile station (MS), such as a cellular telephone for instance, may be registered with an instant messaging (IM) server as being available to receive instant messages via an IM proxy. A user at an IM client terminal may then send an instant message ...


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Thomas M Sladek, Baoquan Zhang, Von K McConnell: System for controlled provisioning of telecommunications services. Sprint Spectrum, Harley R Ball, Steven J Funk, Kevin D Robb, September 16, 2003: US06622016 (273 worldwide citation)

A method and system for controlled provisioning of a desired set of service logic for a subscriber of group of subscribers. In response to a designated stimulus, such as a time-event, a location-event or a threshold-event, a network entity modifies the subscriber profile maintained by a serving syst ...


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Von K McConnell: Subscriber control of access restrictions on a plurality of the subscribers telephone lines. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, July 25, 1995: US05436957 (188 worldwide citation)

A subscriber inputs data into a centralized database of the public switched telephone network to control communication services which the network provides via a number of telephone lines assigned to the subscriber. The subscriber offers the communication service over the lines to selected ones of th ...


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Von K McConnell, Thomas M Sladek, Baoquan Zhang, Kenneth C Jackson: Method and system for monitoring telecommunications traffic. Sprint Communications Company, Harley R Ball, Steven J Funk, Kevin D Robb, April 16, 2002: US06373930 (183 worldwide citation)

A method and system for monitoring telecommunications traffic is disclosed. When a switch receives a call request, the switch sends a query message to a service controller. The service controller identifies the call request as a request to place a special service call and therefore returns to the sw ...


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Thomas M Sladek, Von K McConnell: Automatic in-line messaging system. Sprint Spectrum, April 6, 2004: US06718178 (176 worldwide citation)

An automatic messaging system for a telecommunications network is disclosed. A call processing entity such as a switch or central control point recognizes a call-processing event and responsively generates and sends an informational message to a specified destination. The informational message may b ...


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James A Morrisey, Von K McConnell, Charles H Kennedy, John C Manning, Robert D Farris: Automatic access to communication service providers. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, June 4, 1996: US05524146 (174 worldwide citation)

A short dedicated code, such as an N11 telephone number, is used to access an information source selected from a large number of voice, data, facsimile and/or video services offered by information service providers. The system can use a single N11 number for all calls, or a first code number for pre ...


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James A Morrisey, Von K McConnell, Charles H Kennedy, John C Manning, Robert D Farris: Automatic access to information service providers. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, May 23, 1995: US05418844 (160 worldwide citation)

A short dedicated code, such as an N11 telephone number, is used to access an information source selected from a large number of voice, data, facsimile and/or video services offered by information service providers. The system can use a single N11 number for all calls, or a first code number for pre ...


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Von K McConnell, Mark Yarkosky, Baoquan Zhang, Thomas M Sladek, Kenneth C Jackson: Private wireless network integrated with public wireless network. Sprint Spectrum, November 29, 2005: US06970719 (138 worldwide citation)

A private wireless network is able to provide wireless telecommunication services to subscriber mobile stations that also subscribe to a public wireless network. The private wireless network includes a private base transceiver station (BTS), a private mobile switching center (MSC), and a gateway ser ...


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Dorene G Weiland, Von K McConnell: System for managing telecommunications services through use of customized profile management codes. Sprint Spectrum, Harley R Ball, Steven J Funk, Kevin D Robb, February 18, 2003: US06522876 (135 worldwide citation)

A service management system based on customized profile management codes. In an advanced intelligent network, a central control point includes a set of logic that defines profile management codes customized for individual subscribers or groups of subscribers. When the central control point receives ...