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Alastair T Gordon: Unified messaging system and method. Alphanet Telecom, March 4, 1997: US05608786 (1056 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a unified messaging system and method which is more convenient and advantageously combines or makes use of existing communication channels or networks. Part of the system and method relies on a data communication network forming an intermediate leg of the distributio ...


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Cliff Didcock: Unified messaging system and method providing cached message streams. Avaya Technology, Haverstock & Owens, May 28, 2002: US06396907 (48 worldwide citation)

In a unified messaging system, a background stream manager streams message data from a file server into a local storage resource upon a voice server. A foreground stream manager concurrently streams message data from the local storage resource to a telephone. The background stream manager determines ...


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Gregory Wayne Cermak, Robert Anthony Virzi, Jenise Diane Dorf: Unified messaging system and method. Verizon Laboratories, Genuity, Leonard C Suchyta Esq, Foley Hoag & Eliot, July 13, 2004: US06763095 (25 worldwide citation)

A method and system for administering calls on a voice network allows a user to selectively determine which calls will be accepted and assists the user in placing calls to other users on the network. The user may establish a list of users whose calls will be accepted and may also establish a list of ...


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John Pantana, Kevin Connelly: System and method for voice-mail and e-mail synchronization. Advanced Logic, Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, October 23, 2007: US07286650 (10 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a unified messaging system and method for combining a voice-mail system with an e-mail system. The present invention is a hybrid event driven system that polls a universal e-mail box for receipts, with the voice-mail system being fully event driven. The present invention maintains two p ...


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John Pantana, Kevin Connelly: System and method for voice-mail and e-mail synchronization. Advanced Logic, Novak Druce Quigg, October 6, 2009: US07599476 (9 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a unified messaging system and method for combining a voice-mail system with an e-mail system. The present invention is a hybrid event driven system that polls a universal e-mail box for receipts, with the voice-mail system being fully event driven. The present invention maintains two p ...


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Gordon Alastair: Systeme et methode de messagerie unifies, Unified messaging system and method. Alphanet Telecom, DENNISON ASSOCIATES, February 2, 1999: CA2139081 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a unified messaging and communication system which is convenient and cost effective. This system advantageously combines or makes use of existing communication channels or networks. Part of the system and method relies on an intermediate leg of the distribution netwo ...


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Alex Kurganov: Unified messaging system and method with integrated communication applications and interactive voice recognition. Parus Holdings, Patent Law Works, February 14, 2017: US09571445

A method and apparatus for a computer and telecommunication network which can receive, send and manage information from or to a subscriber of the network, based on the subscriber's configuration. The network is made up of at least one cluster containing voice servers which allow for telephony, speec ...


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Donald S Feuer: Providing real-time voice communication between devices connected to an internet protocol network and devices connected to a public switched telephone network. Haynes and Boone, September 26, 2017: US09774745

Systems, methods, and apparatus for providing real-time voice communication between devices connected to an Internet Protocol (IP) network and devices connected to a public switched telephone network (PSTN). In one implementation, the system includes a computer-controlled switch for connection to a ...


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Connelly Kevin, Pantana John: System and method for voice-mail and e-mail synchronization. Advanced Logic, April 18, 2007: EP1774762-A1

Disclosed is a unified messaging system and method for combining a voice-mail system with an e-mail system. The present invention is a hybrid event driven system that polls a universal e-mail box for receipts, with the voice-mail system being fully event driven. The present invention maintains two p ...


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Didcock Cliff: Unified messaging system and method providing cached message streams. Octel Communications, May 6, 1999: EP0913981-A2

In a unified messaging system, a background stream manager streams message data from a file server into a local storage resource upon a voice server. A foreground stream manager concurrently streams message data from the local storage resource to a telephone. The background stream manager determines ...