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8165276 System and method for auditing a communications bill  
A computer-assisted system and method for auditing a communications bill wherein billing information is collected, reformatted and stored for use in a set of automated audits. The system and...
8150006 Method and apparatus for performing call correlation across network elements  
Method and apparatus for performing call correlation across network elements are disclosed. For example, the method receives by a first correlation engine one or more Call Detail Records (CDRs)...
8126124 Charging for long duration sessions in communication networks  
Communication networks and associated methods are disclosed that provide charging for long duration sessions. A charging data system of the communication network receives interim accounting...
8126123 Pre-biller in internet protocol multimedia subsystem (IMS) charging gateway function (CGF)  
This invention relates to apparatus and a method for assembling and coordinating call data records from a plurality of network elements of an Internet Protocol Multimedia System call to generate...
8054958 Universal SMDR buffer  
The present invention provides a highly flexible system that can receive SMDR messages in many different formats and process these messages to produce useful reports and control information. The...
7983705 Push-to-talk communication management system  
In a push-to-talk communication system, a domain name server transfers a registration server role, call server role, and media server role. A first server receives the registration server role and...
7957754 Method and system for authenticating short message calling party  
A method for authenticating a Short Message (SM) calling party, including: if a Signal Relay Function for support of Mobile Number Portability (MNP-SRF) module detects a calling party number...
7949112 Caller identification billing  
A method for attributing costs for a telephone call in an SS7 network. Information associated with the telephone call is captured and retained when the telephone call is provided to a call...
7940913 System and method for improved contact center services to disabled callers  
A system and method for servicing a caller at a contact center includes prompting the caller for a password associated with a certificate of disability of the caller, then accessing a database...
7933596 Providing and charging for data services in roaming network environments  
A method provides detecting a roaming operator by a mobile communications device, where the mobile communications device is associated with a home operator; receiving a data service, by the mobile...
7924992 Method of ensuring call processing for intelligent user  
A method of ensuring call processing for an intelligent user, including: upon receiving a call, judging, by a first Service Switching Point (SSP), whether traffic between the first SSP and a...
7924993 Method for charging in one number links you service  
A charging method in One Number Links You (ONLY) service includes: delivering information of simultaneous ringing numbers bonded with an ONLY number to a Service Switching Point (SSP) by a Service...
7920684 Method and system for processing call setup messages using call attributes  
A system for processing calls based on call attributes includes a call screening processor arranged for receiving a call setup message for placing a call between an originating switch and a dialed...
7894584 Messaging interface between telecommunications service provider processing systems  
A messaging interface provides the flexibility to allow interchangeability of underlying telecommunications service provider processing systems, such as billing systems. At the same time, the...
7881454 Integrated call management  
In embodiments, the present invention is directed to methods of handling calls received from customers. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving a call from a customer who called a...
7860762 Charging system and charging method  
The present invention provides a charging system and charging method. An online charging system and an offline charging system are interconnected via a shared data center to make up a dual-engine...
7860227 Telephone exchange apparatus, telephone exchange system, and accounting method  
If a call is originated from a DKT, a first node being a calling party prepares a call identifying information item using a call number and a Node ID, and transmits the information item to a...
7813487 System and method for billing telephone calls  
A method and system are provided for use in billing a toll-free telephone call over a telephone network, the telephone call corresponding to a first toll-free telephone number and initiated by a...
7809122 System and method for generating call records based on account codes  
A telecommunications service implements an account code reporting feature by storing an account code associated with a subscriber at a service control point (SCP) in the public switched telephone...
7805126 Charging in a communication system  
A method for charging for services in a communication system comprises a charging entity. The method comprises a step of sending a first message to the charging entity. The method also comprises a...
7804945 Enterprise application based multi-billing integration system  
A telecommunications messaging architecture efficiently routes messages to the appropriate support systems which process the messages. The messaging architecture is a partially merged architecture...
7801281 Collecting and delivering call data associated with court ordered traps  
Methods, systems, and computer program products collect and deliver call data associated with court ordered trap and/or traces. A method involves receiving a request to monitor calls to and/or...
RE41488 Methods and systems for using the public switched telephone network to conduct a transaction between customer accounts  
Methods and systems for using a communication to execute a transaction with respect to an account. A communication is received on a calling line associated with a calling line number. An account...
7756252 Method and system for network denial case generation  
A method for network denial case generation includes receiving a plurality of third-party carrier call records associated with a plurality of subscriber telematics units at a call center wherein...
7738640 Methods for reconciling discrepancies in circuit information among various telecommunication network management systems  
A method includes retrieving a first data set from a billing system configured to facilitate a billing operation associated with a network. The first data set includes a plurality of billing...
7725097 Charging in a communication system  
A method and system for charging for services in a communication system comprises a charging entity and at least two connection support entities for providing resources to support a connection in...
7720206 System and method for intelligent data extraction for telecommunications invoices  
A system, method and computer program product for extracting information from a telecommunications invoice is provided. According to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention, a method may...
7715536 Method and apparatus for reconstructing call paths in multiple telephony sessions  
A network management system (100) has a communications interface (110), a memory (104), and a controller (102). The controller is programmed to retrieve (202) a plurality of call detail records...
7711106 Telephone based method and system for adding contacts to a personal network address book  
A system and method for adding contact information to a personal network address book is provided. Contact information is added to the address book by analyzing a billing database or call detail...
7702311 Method for extending content aware accounting to a serving GPRS node  
A serving GPRS node (SGSN) is made content aware by passing content based rate information in the GPRS tunnel protocol (GTP) header. The SGSN uses the PDP context request to inform a GPRS support...
7676025 Method of listening in to calls  
The invention relates to a method of listening in to calls between two or more subscribers of a communications network comprising one or more IP networks as well as to a listening server, a call...
7664484 Pooling groups of wireless communication users  
Systems and methods for pooling a plurality of telecommunication users into groups is disclosed. One method includes ranking the telecommunication users in an order based on a usage parameter. The...
7634072 Integrated instant messaging, routing and telephone services billing system  
Techniques for using billing services to manage a personal address book are provided. The techniques comprise receiving a call detail record (CDR) for a plain old telephone system (POTS) or a...
7609826 System and method for preparing telecommunications call record data for quantitative analysis  
A system and method for processing gathered call data from a network monitoring system to prepare the call data for analyzing call routing across a network, not limited to call data associated...
7599288 Processing of usage data for first and second types of usage-based functions  
Embodiments for monitoring a network are provided. In one embodiment, a method is provided. The method includes collecting data containing information on usage of a network by subscribers. The...
7583794 Method and apparatus for providing end-to-end call completion status  
The present invention enables a method for following the state of a call and generating defects as function of call completion success as opposed to discrete events that happen at individual...
7577241 Network support for call detail record suppression  
A method is provided for supporting a call record suppression feature in a telecommunications network (30). The method includes: handling a call for an end user terminal (10) served by a facility...
7561682 Method and apparatus for an integrated call log and protocol mapping  
The invention provides a system and a method display incoming and outgoing call log data associated with telephone calls to and from a plurality of subscriber telephone numbers from one or more...
7529356 Billing for telecommunication calls over decentralized packet networks  
A system for billing Internet protocol (IP) telephony, or other telecommunication calls transmitted over data packet networks, is provided. Calls may be routed over networks of different types,...
7508926 Method and system for creating a billing record with a called party's name  
A method and system are provided for creating a billing record with a called party's name. Providing the called party's name on the billing record facilitates the calling party's review of the...
7508925 System and method for correcting call detail record files  
A processor readable medium embodying executable instructions to correct call detail records includes instructions to scan a received file including a plurality of call detail records to detect a...
7496185 System and method of collecting, correlating and storing telecom data as call detail records  
Systems and methods for collecting, correlating, and storing telecom data as call detail records (CDRs) are described. A computer system collects real-time call data from a plurality of sources...
7492881 Intelligent queuing of transaction records  
Disclosed are systems and methods which provide intelligent queuing with respect to processing transaction records. According to one embodiment, transaction records, such as collect calling...
7466808 Network support for call record privacy  
Embodiments of the method and system provide for network support for call record privacy in a telecommunication system. The method in an embodiment may have the steps of: checking for a...
7440557 System and method for auditing a communications bill  
A computer-assisted system and method for auditing a communications bill wherein billing information is collected, reformatted and stored for use in a set of automated audits. The system and...
7430286 Method and system for generating a billing record  
A transaction record is received including transaction data corresponding to at least one telephone call placed by a subscriber. The transaction data is processed by a plurality of rate plans,...
7424103 Method of telecommunications call record correlation providing a basis for quantitative analysis of telecommunications call traffic routing  
A method of identifying arbitrage includes determining whether originating and terminating call detail records (CDRs) are correlated and obtaining correlated candidate pairs from the determined...
7420978 Method and apparatus for billing voice calls over an internet protocol network according to bandwidth criteria  
A telecommunication service charges for voice calls entering a network over a particular time period, such as a billing period. A parameter or parameters related to the number of information units...
7388948 AMA access over local audit analysis (AAOLA)  
A method of evaluating automatic message accounting records associated with telephony calls that originate at a local exchange carrier telephony office and that are routed over an inter-exchange...
7373136 Method and system for data rating for wireless devices  
A method and system for rating a data communication session between a network and a wireless device is disclosed. In an exemplary embodiment, the method monitors a series of events, namely, a...

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