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Video Consult System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000038152D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-31

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Appel, A Robbins, FH [+details]

Abstract

A technique is described whereby combination of a display, recording and transmitting devices are interconnected so as to provide simultaneous realtime conference consultation among multiple users. The devices are software controlled and consist of video cameras and recorders, computers and displays, communications links and printing media to provide internal and external interactive consultation and/or instructional capability for a multitude of applications.