Resource arbitration in a converged multi-media environment
Originating portfolio: ALU
Estimated expiration: 2028-Dec-29
Listed For Sale
Initial bid date: 2018-May-01
Potentially relevant companies (6): Adobe Systems, Inc., Charter Communications, Inc., Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc., Cox Communications Incorporated, ROKU, Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC
Products & technologies (6): Content Management, Database:Management, Digital Media, DRM - Digital Rights Management, Information Management & Data Systems, Security:Computer
A data communication system, comprising an access control agent arranged on a network to allocate network resources on one or more UE (user equipment) devices on the network according to one or more parameters, the access control agent being remote from the UE.
1. A data communication system, said data communication system comprising:
an access control agent arranged on a network; wherein said access control agent determines access rights for one or more applications in response to at least one of said one or more applications requesting access to one or more shared resources on a UE (user equipment) device according to at least one of a type and a nature of one or more of the resources to which access is being requested, the access control agent being remote from the UE, said one or more applications being resident on said UE and said UE being served by the network; and
wherein the determined access rights include: (i) a permission to access one or more of the shared resources; and (ii) a designation of one or more different levels of access to shared resources being shared concurrently.
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