Global Patent Index - EP 1208691 A4

EP 1208691 A4 2002-09-18 - METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR UNIFIED MESSAGE STORAGE AND DELIVERY SYSTEM

Title (en)

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR UNIFIED MESSAGE STORAGE AND DELIVERY SYSTEM

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG FÜR EIN VEREINHEITLICHTEN SYSTEM ZUR SPEICHERUNG UND ÜBERMITTLUNG VON NACHRICHTEN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET APPAREIL DESTINE AU STOCKAGE DE MESSAGE UNIFIE ET SYSTEME DE REMISE

Publication

EP 1208691 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 01935380 A

Priority

  • US 0115338 W
  • US 56964600 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1158446A2] A unified messaging system includes a means for receiving a message at a unified messaging computer server, a first translation means is coupled to the means for receiving, the translation means translating the message into a neutral object, a storage means is coupled to the computer server for storing said neutral object, a retrieval means for retrieving said neutral object from said storage means is coupled to said computer server, and a second translation means for converting said neutral object into a message having a form desired by an intended recipient is coupled to said computer server.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/60

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 17/30 (2006.01); G06Q 10/00 (2012.01); H04M 3/53 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04M 3/5307 (2013.01); G06F 17/30861 (2013.01); G06Q 10/107 (2013.01); H04M 2201/60 (2013.01); H04M 2203/4509 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1158446 A2 20011128; EP 1158446 A3 20020109; AU 4387201 A 20011115; AU 6148001 A 20011126; CN 1375983 A 20021023; CN 1383668 A 20021204; EP 1208691 A1 20020529; EP 1208691 A4 20020918; GB 0111620 D0 20010704; GB 2365673 A 20020220; WO 0189186 A1 20011122

INPADOC legal status


2004-06-09 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031202

2002-09-18 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20020806

2002-09-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2002-09-18 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7G 06F 17/60 A

2002-05-29 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020212

2002-05-29 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2002-05-29 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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