Patent Number: 6,167,234

Title: Method and apparatus for global message monitoring

Abstract: A method and apparatus for providing global message monitoring in a paging system includes a message origination and delivery device (MODD) (20). The MODD (20) includes a data structure (100) which identifies certain users as message monitoring users. Message monitoring users receive monitored page messages (300), which are duplicates of pages sent to users being monitored. The MODD (20) sends pages to a pager in the possession of the message monitoring user.

Inventors: McKibben; Bernie (Gilbert, AZ), Patel; Pramodkumar (Phoenix, AZ), Bassing; William Read (Chandler, AZ)

Assignee: Motorola, Inc.

International Classification: H04Q 7/14 (20060101); H04Q 007/00 (); G08B 005/22 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017