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BMP: Lease Service Method for Mobile PC

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012981D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-11

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a BMP for lease service for mobile PC. This is a moble PC lease service business model. This model is composed of a mobile PC lease service company and two lease customers of an organization and an organization's member who operates the PC. On this model, a mobile PC is leased to both an organization and a member of the organization at the same time (period). The organization's member can use the PC for both purposes of organization's activity and his personal matter. The use times of each purposes are recorded, and the lease fees are asked to each customer on the use time basis. Each customer can economize fee for PC's unused time for which they have to pay at ordinary lease model. The organization and the member could be a company and its employee. Or they could be a school and its teacher or its student. Organization(lease customer) lease