Software usage measurement apparatus for imposing a proper charge in accordance with number of times multimedia unit data of a software is being processed

  • US 5,887,192 A
  • Filed: 07/24/1995
  • Issued: 03/23/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/10/1994
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
Patent Images

1. A software usage measurement processor for obtaining usage data of software which contains plural items of unit data indentifiable from each other, said processor comprising:

  • processing means for processing the software by each of the unit data;

    counting means for counting a number of times the unit data processed by said processing means whenever each of the unit data is processed by said processing means; and

    determining means for determining an amount of the usage data of the software in accordance with the number of times the unit data is counted by said counting means.

View all claims
    ×
    ×

    Thank you for your feedback

    ×
    ×