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BMP:Network Front-End Processor Service

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015959D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-10
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-21

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a service that provides the function of FEP:Front-End Processor to two or more users via a network. So the service maintains a dictionary of FEP in the newest state and enables an input to FEP to use for other services. In Chinese language area, all the foreign words (a brand name, the name of a place, name of a person, etc.) that do not have a Chinese character notation are also written with a Chinese character. And the foreign word is increasing explosively; it is difficult for maintaining a dictionary in the newest state today. When inputting the language that is not in a dictionary as a word of such Chinese, a user needs to input one by one character at a time, or needs to register as a word personally. Whenever it uses this service, a user can use the newest dictionary through a network. A user offers the input information to FEP as this counter value. Registration of the new language for maintaining the newest dictionary needs to grasp the information for all fields newest. In order to register new word, the service provider has the people in the occupation suitable for acquiring the newest information use this FEP service in the edit work. As an occupation suitable for acquiring the newest information, a newspaper reporter, a magazine editor, the researcher of a special field of study, etc. can be considered. The service provider can sell the newest dictionary data made in this way. 1