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ON-TIME iDEN CONFERENCING

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000008866D
Original Publication Date: 1998-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jul-19
Document File: 3 page(s) / 130K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Raj Panchal: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

In wireline telephony, wake-up call scheduling This invention consists of a new service that is available in the hotel industry via operator or allows the iDEN mobile subscriber user to schedule automated interface, and non-automated conference certain types of calls using the subscriber unit. The call arranging services (e.g., "InterCall") are com- monplace. In the current implementation of the new service, "ON TIME Conferencing" allows the user to schedule such calls using the iDEN sub- scriber unit as follows: iDEN system there is no provision to schedule, in advance, a group call or individual call, that is, there is no existing method which allows a subscriber to instruct the iDEN system to engage a pre-defined group and/or individuals in a dispatch call at a pre- determined time.

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ON-TIME iDEN CONFERENCING

by Raj Panchal, Andy Klotnia and Jim Butler

BACKGROUND AND PROBLEM SOLUTION

  In wireline telephony, wake-up call scheduling This invention consists of a new service that is available in the hotel industry via operator or allows the iDEN mobile subscriber user to schedule automated interface, and non-automated conference certain types of calls using the subscriber unit. The call arranging services (e.g., "InterCall") are com-
monplace. In the current implementation of the

new service, "ON TIME Conferencing" allows the

user to schedule such calls using the iDEN sub- scriber unit as follows:

iDEN system there is no provision to schedule, in


advance, a group call or individual call, that is, there
is no existing method which allows a subscriber to
instruct the iDEN system to engage a pre-defined
group and/or individuals in a dispatch call at a pre-
determined time.

(1) The user first selects menu option "On Time Conferencing" on subscriber unit user interface, and then

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(2) the user selects the conference call's members, e.g., one or more groups and/or one or more private call IDS, and then,

(3) optionally, the user can select the priority for each of the participants in the conference call, then

(4) the user selects the time and date, and

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