Patent Number: 7,356,344

Title: Position information acquisition apparatus and method

Abstract: Corresponding to each notification system of position information different for each carrier and terminal, the position information about a user of an information terminal can be obtained, and a service can be provided according to position information without a service provider managing user position information. An information terminal user position information acquisition apparatus includes a terminal determination unit for determining the type of an information terminal depending on data transmitted from an information terminal of a user, and a position information extraction means for extracting the position information about the user from the data transmitted from the information terminal.

Inventors: Sato; Tatsuhiro (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Fujitsu Limited

International Classification: H04Q 7/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-04-08 0:00:00