CN101533499A - Device and method utilizable for incentive point system based on disk and user identifier - Google Patents

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CN101533499A
CN101533499A CN 200810144270 CN200810144270A CN101533499A CN 101533499 A CN101533499 A CN 101533499A CN 200810144270 CN200810144270 CN 200810144270 CN 200810144270 A CN200810144270 A CN 200810144270A CN 101533499 A CN101533499 A CN 101533499A
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A system and method for awarding incentive points utilizing unique disc identification to provide access to disc storage media includes a disc storage medium (110) with a permanently recorded disc identification (230), a user console (115) with a set identification (120), a network (125), and a host server (130) managing a user database (135) and a disc database (140). Upon purchase of software stored on a disc storage medium (110), the unique disc identification (230) and user identification are transmitted over the network (125) from the user console (115) to the host server (130). Permission to access the programs residing on the disc storage medium (110) by the user console (115) is obtained from the host server (130). The host server (130) manages a point system. Points are awarded and recorded in point accounts stored in the databases.

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用于使用一个基于盘和用户标识的激励分数系统的装置和方法 Method and apparatus for using a scoring system based on the excitation of the disk and user identification

本申请是申请人美国索尼电脑娱乐公司于2002年2月20日提交的同名中国专利申请No. 122808575. 2的分案申请。 This application is the same name Chinese patent application No. Applicant Sony Computer Entertainment America on February 20, 2002, it filed a divisional application 122808575.2. 相关申请的交叉引用 Cross-Reference to Related Applications

这个申请涉及于2001年2月20号提出的、题为"Apparatus and Method for Utilizing an Incentive Point System Based on Disc and User Identification"的美国临时专利申请60 / 270,235,并且要求享受它的优先权。 This application is related to the February 20, 2001 submitted entitled "Apparatus and Method for Utilizing an Incentive Point System Based on Disc and User Identification" US Provisional Patent Application No. 60 / 270,235, and claims the benefit of its priority. 这个申请还涉及于2001年6月28日提出的、题为"System and Method for Transfer of Disc Ownership Based on Disc and User Identification"的美国专利申请09 / 894, 793。 This application is also related to the June 28, 2001 presented, entitled "System and Method for Transfer of Disc Ownership Based on Disc and User Identification" US Patent Application 09/894, 793. 相关申请的主题通过引用被包括在此。 Topic is included herein by reference herein. 这些相关申请通常被授权了。 These related applications are usually authorized.

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这个发明通常涉及电子处理系统,尤其涉及一个使用唯一的盘标识来授权对盘存储介质的访问的分数奖励系统。 This invention generally relates to electronic processing systems, and particularly to the use of a unique disc identifier authorized to access the disk storage medium to reward score system.

背景技术 Background technique

盘存储介质,诸如CD - ROM和DVD R0M存储盘,是典型的、用于市场上买得到的软件程序的存储设备。 Disk storage media, such as CD - ROM and DVD R0M storage disk, is typically used to store equipment commercially available software programs on the market. 例如,用于电子游戏系统的游戏出版商和生产商使用诸如CD - ROM盘的只读存储器设备来分发和销售他们的产品。 For example, for video game systems using game publishers and manufacturers such as CD - ROM disc read-only memory devices to distribute and sell their products. 盘可以在用户当中传递和共享;然而,还没有在适当的位置有效系统来考虑市场上买得到的软件产品的潜在多个用户。 Disk may be shared among users and transmission; however, there is no effective system in place to consider a plurality of potential users of software products commercially available on the market.

虽然盘可以被共享而不用任何约束,但是可能盘仅仅在小型的用户组之间共享而不会在整个用户群体当中广泛的分布。 Although the disc can be shared without any restrictions, but the disc may only share but not widely distributed in the whole user community between small groups of users. 软件产品不被广泛地共享,由此迫使其它人购买他们自己的拷贝。 Software products are not widely shared, thereby forcing other people to buy their own copy. 该软件产品也不会实现任何广泛的广告效应,这限制了得到一个更大消费者基础的可能性。 The software product will not achieve any of a wide range of advertising effects, which limits to get a bigger customer base possibilities. 例如,游戏软件的出版商和经销商想让向一个广阔的客户基础广告他们的产品,以及让他们的产品由一个广阔的客户基础购买。 For example, game software publishers and distributors want a broad customer base to advertise their products and make their products purchased by a broad customer base.

当一个用户和其它用户共享一个软件产品,或者当该用户运行该产品时, 一个将向该软件产品的用户提供激励的系统是软件产品的出版商和经销商所关注的。 When a user and other users to share a single software product, or when the user runs the product, a user of the software will provide the incentive system is the product of the software publisher and distributor of products of interest. 一个用户可能厌烦了在一个盘上的产品,但是代之以不断把该盘存储起来,这可能使该盘再也不会被再次看到, 向该用户提供了一个进行共享的激励。 A user may be tired of the products on a disk, but instead continue to put up the disk storage, which may make the disc never be seen again, to provide users with an incentive of a share. 因此,该用户可能更趋向于和其它人共享一个软件产品。 Thus, the user may be more inclined to other people and share a software product. 这样的一个系统将(1)促销该产品,(2) Such a system would (1) promotion of the product, (2)

吸引在将来可能购买更多产品其他用户,以及(3)向所有用户提供购买更多产品的激励。 May buy more products to attract other users in the future, and (3) provide incentives to purchase more products to all users. 发明内容 SUMMARY

根据本发明的一种用于分配激励分数的系统,包含: A system according to the present invention for dispensing an incentive fraction, comprising:

一个连接到网络的用户控制台,其中该用户控制台配置成经该网络发送设置标识,该设置标识唯一地标识该用户控制台的用户; A network connected to the user console, wherein the user console is configured to transmit over the network identifier setting, the setting identification uniquely identifies a user of the user console;

一个包含永久记录的盘标识的盘存储介质,该标识是该盘存储介质独有的并用来标识该盘存储介质,该盘存储介质可由用户控制台读取,其中该用户控制台还配置成经由网络传送盘标识;以及 Disk storage medium comprising a disc identifier permanent record, the identifier is unique to the disk storage medium and storage medium used to identify the disk, the disk storage medium is read by a user console, wherein the user console further configured to communicate via network identifier carousel; and

一个连接到网络的主机服务器,其中该主机服务器被配置为: A host server connected to a network, wherein the host server is configured to:

接收该盘标识; Receiving the identification plate;

接收该设置标识, Receiving the setting identification,

授权由该设置标识所标识的该用户控制台的用户执行驻留在盘存储介质上的软件,以及 Provided by the authorized user identified by the user ID of the console execute the software resides on the disk storage medium, and

向一个与该盘标识相关联的分数帐号分配分数,其中分配给该分数帐号的分数是用于对与其他用户分享盘存储介质进行激励。 Fractional scores are assigned to the account identifier associated with the disc, wherein the score assigned to a score of the account for other users sharing the disk storage medium is excited.

一个电子处理系统包含一个具有永久记录的盘标识的盘存储介质、 一个具有一个设置标识的用户控制台、 一个网络、 一个管理一个用户数据库以及一个盘数据库的主机服务器、以及多个管理多个出版商数据库的出版商服务器。 An electronic processing system includes a disk storage medium having a permanent record of the disc identification, a user identification is provided having a console, a network, a management database and a user database of the host server a disc, and a plurality of managing multiple publishing the publisher database server business. 用户控制台可以包含一个存储卡或者其他可移动存储介质,用于存储包含设置标识和盘标识的数据。 User console may comprise a memory card or other removable storage medium, for storing a data set containing the identifier and the disc identification. 当第一次使用该控制台时,向该用户提示来自主机服务器的用户信息,并且把一个用户标识分配给该用户。 When the first use of the console, the user is prompted to the user information from the host server, a user and the identifier assigned to the user. 该用户标识在功能上是可与设置标识互换的,并且也可以用来标识用户。 The user ID may be functionally interchangeable with the setting identification, and can also be used to identify the user.

用户数据库包含多个用户表,每个用户表包含一个与一个分数帐号相关联的用户标识。 A user database contains a plurality of user tables, each table contains user with a user identifier associated with a score account. 该分数帐号包含与一个激励分数系统的管理有关数据,该分数系统包含由该相关的用户标识标识的用户积累的总分数。 The score account contains a fraction of the excitation-related data management system, which system comprises a fraction of the total number of points identified by a user identifier associated with a user accumulation. 盘数据库包含多个盘表,每个盘表包含一个具有相关所有者允许数据字段的盘标识和子帐号。 Database contains a plurality of disc tray tables, each table contains the disc identification plate and a sub-account owner associated with allowing data field. 该所有者允许数据字段包含有关其他用户访问许可的数据。 This allows the owner of the data field contains data about other users access permission. 子帐号包含与一个激励分数系统的管理有关数据, 该分数系统包含由用该相关的盘标识标识的用户积累的总分数。 Sub-account related to data management and comprising a fraction of the excitation system, which system comprises a total point score accumulated by the user is associated with the disc identification ID. 此外, 每个出版商数据库包含多个子帐号,其中每个子帐号的内容类似于盘表中的子帐号。 In addition, each database comprising a plurality of sub-publisher accounts, wherein the content of each sub-account is similar to the disc table subaccount number. 而不是由主机服务器管理该子帐号,该子帐号可以由出版商服务器管理。 Rather than the management of the sub-account by the host server, the sub-account can be managed by the publisher server.

在一个实施例中,用户控制台连接到该主机服务器并且传送从盘存储介质中读取的用户标识和盘标识以获得执行驻留在盘存储介质上的程序的许可。 In one embodiment, the user console connected to the host server and transmits the user ID and the disc identifier read from the disk storage medium to execute the program licensed resides on the disk storage medium. 在另一个实施例中,在一个盘由用户控制台第一次引导时,用户控制台连接到该主机服务器并且传送用户标识和盘标识, 但是在初始的访问许可被授与之后,盘标识和用户标识被存储在存储卡上以授与用于后续盘会话的访问许可。 In another embodiment, when a disc is guided by the first user console, connected to the user console and the host server transmits the user identification and the disc identification, but after an initial access permission is granted, the user ID and the disc identifying on the memory card to grant access permissions to store subsequent session disc.

主机服务器把传送的盘标识和存储的、与在用户表中的传送的用户标识相关联的盘标识进行比较,并且如果必要的话,和存储的、与另一个用户标识相关联的盘标识进行比较。 The host server the user of the disc identification and the stored transmitted, and transmitted in the user table identifier associated with the disc identification are compared and, if necessary, and stored associated with another subscriber identity of the disc-identities . 该主机服务器把激励分数 The host server to motivate scores

授予(1)第一次登记盘的用户的子帐户、(2)已经授与另一个用户访问许可的盘的前一个用户的子帐户、以及(3)先前由同一个用户使用的盘的用户的子帐户。 Granted (1) sub-account for the first time user registration plate, (2) has been granted permission to access another user before a user's disk sub-accounts, and (3) the user previously used by the same user disc sub-accounts. 附图说明 BRIEF DESCRIPTION

图l是一个依据本发明的一个电子处理系统的一个实施例的框图; 图2是依据本发明的图1中的盘存储介质的一个实施例的一个示 Figure l is a block diagram of one embodiment in accordance with one embodiment of an electronic processing system of the present invention; FIG. 2 is a diagram according to one embodiment of the disk storage medium according to the present invention. FIG. 1

意图; intention;

图3A显示了依据本发明、由图1中的主机服务器管理的用户数据库的一个实施例; 3A shows according to the invention, implemented by a host server user database management in FIG. 1 case;

图3B显示了依据本发明、由图1中的主机服务器管理的盘数据库的一个实施例; 3B shows according to the invention, implemented by a host server database management of the disc in FIG. 1 case;

图4显示了依据本发明、由图1中的出版商服务器管理的出版商数据库的一个实施例; ~ Figure 4 shows according to the invention, implemented by a publisher publisher database managed by the server in embodiment of Figure 1; -

图5是依据本发明的一个实施例、 一个用于获得盘垂问许可的方法步骤的流程图;以及 FIG 5 is in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a flowchart of method steps to obtain a disc perpendicular to ask for permission; and

图6是依据本发明的一个实施例, 一个用于授与盘访问许可以及授予奖励/激励分数的方法步骤的流程图。 6 is a flowchart of method steps in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a disk access grant permission for awarding a prize, and / excitation fraction. 具体实施方式 Detailed ways

图l是一个依据本发明的一个电子处理系统的一个实施例的框图。 Figure l is a block diagram of an embodiment of an electronic processing system according to the present invention.

该处理系统包含,但不局限于, 一个盘存储介质(盘)110、 一个用户控制台115、 一个设置标识(ID)120、网络125、 一个主机服务器130、 一个用户数据库(DB) 135、 一个盘数据库(DB) 140、多个出版商服务器145、以及多个出版商数据库(Pub. DB) 150。 The processing system includes, but is not limited to, 110, a user console 115 a disk storage medium (disk), a set identification (ID) 120, network 125, a host server 130, a user database (DB) 135, a disc database (DB) 140, a plurality of publisher server 145, and a plurality of databases Publishers (Pub. DB) 150.

盘110是诸如CD - ROM或者DVD - ROM的只读存储器设备。 110 is a disc such as a CD - ROM or DVD - ROM read-only memory device. 如将在下面结合图2进一步讨论的那样, 一个盘标识被存储在盘110上来唯一地标识盘110。 2, as will be discussed further below in conjunction with FIG., A disc identification is stored in the disc 110 onto the disc 110 to uniquely identify storage.

用户控制台115是一个电子设备,诸如电子游戏系统、通用计算机、或者机顶盒,它们可以访问盘110的内容。 User console 115 is an electronic device, such as an electronic gaming system, a general purpose computer, or set-top box that can access the contents of the disc 110. 用户控制台115具有一个到网络125的接口。 Console 115 has a user interface to the network 125. 网络125可以是局域网(LAN)、广域网(WAN)、 无线网络、有线电视网、或者Internet, Internet是一个互连的计算机和服务器的宽广网络,它们允许在通过一个网络服务提供者连接到Internet的用户之间传输和交换网际协议(IP)数据。 Network 125 may be a local area network (LAN), a wide area network (WAN), wireless network, cable television network, or Internet, Internet is a broad network of interconnected computers and servers, they are allowed to connect to the Internet via a network provides service providers transmission and switching between the user internet protocol (IP) data. 网络服务提供者的示例是公用交换电话网、有线服务提供者、或者卫星服务提供者。 Examples of network service provider is the public switched telephone network, a cable service provider, or a satellite service provider.

用户控制台115可以被配置为从诸如存储卡、软盘、或者硬盘驱动器的其他可移动存储介质中存取数据。 User console 115 may be configured to be accessed from a removable storage medium, such as another memory card, a floppy disk, or the hard disk drive's data.

在用户控制台115的第一次使用期间,用户向主机服务器130登记用户控制台115。 During the first use of the user console 115, the user console 115 to the host server 130 registered user. 用户控制台115可以用设置ID 120或者USER ID 进行登记和标识。 User console 115 may be provided with the identification and registration ID 120 or the USER ID. 主机服务器130在用户数据库135中存储设置ID 120、 USER ID、或者这两者。 Host server 130 stores settings USER ID, or both ID 120, user database 135. 如下面结合图6进一步讨论的那样,用户第一次使用用户控制台115时将由主机服务器130提示输入用户信息。 As discussed in connection with FIG. 6 further below, the first user using the user console 115 by the host server 130 prompts the user information. 这个用户信息将用来把一个USER ID和一个用户相关联。 This user information will be used to a USER ID and a user is associated. 在本发明的最佳实施例中,USERID标识用户。 In the preferred embodiment of the present invention, USERID identify the user. 然而,设置ID 120可以代替USER ID ;故使用来标识用户。 However, instead of setting ID 120 may USER ID; it is used to identify the user.

主机服务器130在用户数据库135和盘数据库140中存储数据。 Host server 130 stores the data in the user database 135 and the database 140 the disc. 将在下面结合图3A - 3B更详细地讨论这些数据库。 These databases discussed in more detail 3B - in conjunction with FIG. 3A below. 在本发明的最佳实施例中,主机服务器130可访问多个出版商服务器145。 In the preferred embodiment of the present invention, the host server 130 may access multiple servers 145 publishers. 出版商服务器1"管理与盘唯一ID相关联并且被保存在多个出版商数据库150中的子帐号。将在下面结合图4讨论出版商数据库150。 Publishers Server 1 "and the disc management associated unique ID and is stored in the plurality of sub-publisher accounts database 150. The discussion below in connection with FIG. 4 publisher database 150.

图2是依据本发明盘110的一个实施例的一个示图。 FIG 2 is a diagram of a disk according to an embodiment of the present invention 110. 盘110包含,但是不局限于, 一个数据访问区域210、 一个DISC UNIQUE ID地址220、 以及一个DISC UNIQUE ID 230。 Plate 110 includes, but is not limited to, a data access region 210, a DISC UNIQUE ID address 220, and a DISC UNIQUE ID 230. 盘110具有一个由内径和外径描绘的数据访问区域210。 A tray 110 having an inner diameter and an outer diameter depicted by the data access region 210. 数据通常在该数据访问区域210内记录。 Data 210 is typically recorded in the data access region. 该数据可以包含软件程序、视频数据、音频数据、或者任何其他类型的存储内容。 The data may comprise a software program, video data, audio data, or any other type of stored content. 虽然图2显示了记录在数据存取区域210内的DISC UNIQUE ID地址220和DISC UNIQUE ID 230,但是它们也能够记录在数据存取区域210之外。 While Figure 2 shows a recording DISC UNIQUE ID address in the data access region 210 and 220 DISC UNIQUE ID 230, but they can also be recorded in the data access region 210 outside.

DISC UNIQUE ID地址220包含DISC UNIQUE ID 230的盘地址。 DISC UNIQUE ID 220 contains the address DISC UNIQUE ID 230 disk addresses. DISC UNIQUE ID 230唯一地标识盘110。 DISC UNIQUE ID 230 uniquely identifies the disc 110. 没有用于盘110的访问许可, 盘110的内容不能在用户控制台115或者其他设备上运行。 No access permission for the disc 110, the contents of the disc 110 can not be run on the console 115 or other user device. 当由主机服务器130收到来自用户控制台115的DISC UNIQUE ID 230和USER ID时,从主机服务器130把访问指令发送给用户控制台115。 Upon receiving the DISC UNIQUE ID 230 and USER ID from the user console 115 by the host server 130, transmitted from the host server 130 to the user console 115 access instructions. 访问许可和激励/奖励分数事务将在下面结合图5 - 6进行讨论。 Discussion 6 - access permission and incentive / bonus points for the transaction in conjunction with Figure 5 below.

图3A显示了依据本发明的图1中的用户数据库135的一个实施例。 3A shows the user based on a database in a view of the invention embodiment 135 of Fig. 用户数据库135具有一个用户表310,其包含用户信息和分数帐号信息。 User database 135 having a user table 310, which contains the user information and account information score. 用户信息包含USER ID并且还可以包含,例如,用户名、地址、计费信息、和用户偏爱信息。 USER ID information includes the user and may further comprise, e.g., a user name, address, billing information, and user preference information. 分数帐号信息包含激励和奖励分数信息,诸如总分数计数及其它与该激励和奖励分数系统的管理有关的数据。 Account information comprises excitation score bonus points and information, such as a count of the total score and other data relating to the management of the bonus score and the excitation system. 用户表310还可以包含多个与每个USER ID相关联的DISC UNIQUE ID。 User 310 may also comprise a plurality of tables each associated with USER ID DISC UNIQUE ID. 每个DISC UNIQUE ID具有相关的所有者许可数据。 Each DISC UNIQUE ID have the owner's permission specific data. 所有者许可数据是一个包含有关把访问许可转让给另一个用户的信息的数据字段。 Owner's permission is a data field that contains data about the access to licenses to another user's information.

图3B显示了依据本发明的图1中的盘数据库140的一个实施例。 3B shows the database based on the disk 1 is a view of the invention embodiment 140 of the embodiment. 盘数据库140具有一个包含盘信息和子帐号信息的盘表320。 Database disk 140 having a disk table 320 contains disc information and sub-account information. 盘信息包含伴有所有者许可数据的DISC UNIQUE ID并且还可能包含,例如,标题、出版商、类型、购买日期、以及转账费用。 DISC UNIQUE ID disc information includes data associated with the owner's permission and may also contain, for example, title, publisher, type, date of purchase, and transfer costs. 盘表320还可能包含一个与每个DISC UNIQUE ID相关联的USER ID。 The disc table 320 may also contain a USER ID and each DISC UNIQUE ID associated. 转账费用数据字段包含在把所有权转让给另一个用户时^付给该用户的支付数额。 Transfer costs included in the data field to transfer ownership to another user pays ^ amount paid for the user. 转账费用数据字段可以包含其它与当转让一个盘所有权时承担的费用有关的数据。 Data transfer costs may contain other field data relating to the costs borne when the transfer of ownership of a disk. 盘表320包含一个与每个DISC UNIQUE ID相关联的子帐号。 Disc table 320 contains a sub-account of each associated DISC UNIQUE ID. 主机服务器130管理子帐号。 130 host server management sub-accounts. 子帐号包含用于每个DISC UNIQUE ID的激励和奖励分数信息,诸如总分数计数或者其它与该激励和奖励分数系统的管理有关的数据。 Comprising the sub-account and excitation information for each of the bonus score DISC UNIQUE ID, such as a count of the total score or other data related to the management of the bonus score and the excitation system.

图4显示了依据本发明、图1中的出版商数据库的一个实施例。 FIG. 4 shows an embodiment according to a publisher database of the present invention in FIG. 除了管理保存在盘数据库140中的子帐号的主机服务器130之外,出版商服务器145可以管理随后被保存在出版商数据库150中的子帐号。 In addition to the sub-account management database 140 stored in the disc 130 of the host server, the publisher server 145 may then be stored in the management database 150 of the sub-publisher account. 出版商数据库150的子帐号包含用于每个DISC UNIQUE ID的激励或者奖励分数信息,诸如分数计数或者其它与该激励或者奖励分数系统的管理有关的数据。 Publishers database 150 comprises the sub-account for each excitation UNIQUE ID DISC or bonus score information, such as fractional count or other data related to the management of the incentive or bonus score system. 例如,出版商数据库150的子帐号可以包含多个DISC UNIQUE ID,和相关的、用于所有由出版商制造以及由用户登记的盘的奖励和激励分数数据。 For example, the sub-publisher accounts database 150 may comprise a plurality of DISC UNIQUE ID, and related, the rewards for all publishers manufactured and registered by the user data disk and the excitation points. 对于每个出版商, 一个用户可以具有多个子帐号。 For each publisher, a user may have a plurality of sub-accounts. 用户可以把分数从用户数据库135的主分数帐号转移到存储在多个出版商数据库150上的任何子账号或者存储在盘数据库140上的子帐号上。 Users can transfer points from the user account database 135 of the main fraction or to any sub-accounts stored in the storage database 150 on a plurality of sub-publisher accounts database 140 on the disk.

图5是依据本发明的一个实施例,用于一个用户在用户控制台115 FIG 5 is in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, for a user in the user console 115

上获得对盘110的访问许可的方法步骤的一个流程图。 A flowchart of method steps to gain access to the disc 110 of the license. 首先,在步骤505中,用户控制台115读取来自盘110的基本数据。 First, in step 505, the user console 115 to read data from the disc 110 substantially. 在步骤510中, 用户控制台115确定一个DISC UNIQUE ID地址是否^皮存储在盘110 上。 In step 510, the user console 115 determines whether a transdermal ^ DISC UNIQUE ID storage address on the disc 110. 如果不存在DISC UNIQUE ID地址220,则该方法继续到步骤560, 并且执行该盘程序。 If there is no address DISC UNIQUE ID 220, the method continues to step 560, and executes the program disk. 然而,如果存在一个DISC UNIQUE ID地址"0, 则在步骤515中,用户控制台115确定一个DISC UNIQUE ID 230是否存储在由DISC UNIQUE ID地址220给定的位置处。如果没有记录的DISC UNIQUE ID 230,则盘程序执行在步骤520中停止。如果有记录的一个DISC UNIQUE ID 230,则在步骤525中,由用户控制台115读取DISC UNIQUE ID 230。在步骤530中,用户控制台115确定是否给出了一个存储卡。存储卡是一个和用户控制台115或者其他用户控制台兼容的可移动存储设备,其可以存储诸如USER ID和DISC UNIQUE ID 230的数据。 However, if there is a DISC UNIQUE ID address "0, then in step 515, a user console 115 determines whether the DISC UNIQUE ID 230 stored at address 220 by the DISC UNIQUE ID given position. If there is no recorded DISC UNIQUE ID 230, the disk stop program execution at step 520. If there is a record dISC UNIQUE ID 230, then in step 525, the reading by the user console 115 dISC UNIQUE ID 230. in step 530, the user console 115 determines whether a given memory card is a memory card and the user console 115 or other user console compatible removable storage device that can store data such as uSER ID and DISC UNIQUE ID 230 of.

图5中的实施例显示了两条获得盘IIO访问许可的路径。 Example 5 shows the two paths obtained IIO disk access permissions. 如果在用户控制台115中不存在存储卡,则每当盘110被引导时,DISC UNIQUE ID 230和USER ID将被发给主机服务器130。 If the memory card is not present in the user console 115, every time the tray 110 is guided, DISC UNIQUE ID 230 and USER ID to be sent to the host server 130. 如果存在存储卡,则仅仅在一个用户第一次引导盘110时把DISC UNIQUE ID 230和USER ID 发给主机服务器130。 If a memory card is present, then only the first time a user guide plate 110 DISC UNIQUE ID 230 and the USER ID to the host server 130. 当同一个用户在随后的场合引导盘110时,将不需要主机服务器130访问来访问盘110。 When the same user on subsequent occasions the guide plate 110, 130 will not need to access the host server 110 to access the disk. 不是发送USER ID和DISCUNIQUE ID 230到主机服务器130用于访问确认,存储在存储卡上的USER ID和DISC UNIQUE ID 230用来确认或者拒绝对盘110的访问。 Instead of sending the USER ID and DISCUNIQUE ID 230 to the host server 130 for access confirmation, USER ID stored on the memory card and DISC UNIQUE ID 230 is used to confirm or deny access to the tray 110. 在步骤530中,如果用户控制台115确定不存在一个存储卡, 则在步骤535中,用户控制台115把盘UNIQUE ID 230发送到主机服务器130。 In step 530, if the user console 115 determines that there is a memory card, in step 535, the user console 115 transmits the disk UNIQUE ID to the host server 130,230. 在步骤540中,USER ID #:发给主机服务器130。 In step 540, USER ID #: 130 to the host server. 在步骤545中,产生有关用户授权的访问指令,而且如果合适的话,进行一个激励分数或者奖励分数事务并且记录在在用户数据库135、盘数据库140、和出版商数据库150中的分数帐号和子帐号数据字段中。 In step 545, it generates an access instruction relating to authorized users, and if appropriate, be one excitation points or reward points transaction and recorded in the user database 135, the disk database 140, and a Publisher score account and sub-account data 150 field. 此外,如果必要的话,盘所有权或者在盘所有权方面改变被记录在在用户数据库135、盘数据库140、和出版商数据库150中的适当数据字段中。 Further, if necessary, the disk ownership or change in the appropriate data is recorded in the user database 135, the disk database 140, database 150, and the publisher of the disk ownership field. 步骤545的详情信息将结合图6进行更详细地的讨论。 Details of step 545 of FIG. 6 in conjunction with the information discussed in more detail below.

在步骤550中,用户控制台115从主机服务器130接收访问指令,以及此外,用于进行的任何激励分数或者奖励分数事务的分数信息。 In step 550, the user console 115 receives the access command from the host server 130, and in addition, any incentive or bonus score scores score information transaction. 如果步骤555中访问许可被授与了,则盘程序执行能够在步骤560 中开始。 If step 555 the access permission is granted, and the disc program execution can begin in step 560. 然而,如果访问许可没有被授与,则盘程序执行在步骤520 中停止。 However, if access permission is not granted, the disk stop program execution at step 520. 有关访问许可和访问拒绝的详细信息将在下面结合图6进行讨论。 For more information about the access permission denied access and will be discussed below in conjunction with FIG.

回到步骤530,如果用户控制台115确定存在一个存储卡,则在步骤565中,用户控制台115确定DISC UNIQUE ID 230是否被记录在存储卡上。 Returning to step 530, a memory card 115 determines if the user console, then at step 565, the user console 115 determines whether the DISC UNIQUE ID 230 is recorded on the memory card. 如果DISC UNIQUE ID 230存储在存储卡上,则不连接主机服务器130并且能够在步骤560中执行盘程序。 If the DISC UNIQUE ID 230 stored on the memory card, is not connected to the host server 130 and can be executed in step 560 in the disc program. 然而,如果用户控制台115确定DISC UNIQUE ID 230没有被存储在存储卡上,则在步骤535 中,用户控制台115把DISC UNIQUE ID 2!30发送到主机服务器130。 However, if the user console 115 determines DISC UNIQUE ID 230 is not stored on the memory card, then in step 535, the user console 115 DISC UNIQUE ID 2! 30 transmits to host server 130. 在步骤540中,用户控制台115把USER ID发给主机服务器130。 In step 540, the user console 115 USER ID to the host server 130. 在步骤545中,主机服务器130产生用户授权和分数交易数据。 In step 545, the host server 130 generates user authorization and transaction data points. 在步骤550 中,用户控制台115从服务器130接收访问指令和分数信息。 In step 550, the user console 115 to access information from the server 130 receives instructions and fractions. 在步骤555中,如果授与了盘访问许可,则在步骤570中把DISC UNIQUE ID 230 和USER ID存储在存储卡上并且然后在步骤560中执行该盘程序。 In step 555, if the disk access grant permission, the DISC UNIQUE ID 230 and USER ID stored on the memory card and then executing the program disk in step 560 in step 570. 因此,下一次用户用'安装的同一张存储卡启动盘110,不需要为了访问许可连接主机服务器130。 Thus, the next time the user with the 'installation of a memory card with the boot disk 110, the access permission is not necessary to connect to the host server 130.

图6是依据本发明的一个实施例, 一个用于授与盘访问许可以及授予奖励/激励分数的方法步骤的流程图。 6 is a flowchart of method steps in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention, a disk access grant permission for awarding a prize, and / excitation fraction. 首先,在步骤605中,建立一个从用户控制台115到主机服务器130的网络连接。 First, in step 605, to establish a network connection console 115 to the host server 130 from a user. 然后,在步骤610中,主机服务器130确定该用户是否是一个第一次的用户。 Then, in step 610, the host server 130 determines whether the user is a first time user. 如果该用户是一个第一次用户,则在步骤615中,主机服务器130提示用户用于初始的用户数据。 If the user is a first time user, then in step 615, the host server 130 prompts the user for the initial user data. 然后由主机服务器130向该用户指定一个USER ID。 Then specify a USER ID of the host server 130 to the user. 如果该用户不是一个第一次用户,则跳过步骤615。 If the user is not a first time user, step 615 is skipped. 在步骤620和625中,主机服务器130分别从用户控制台115接收USER ID(或者设置ID)和DISC UNIQUE ID 230。 In step 620 and 625, host server 130 receives from the user console 115 USER ID (or set ID) and DISC UNIQUE ID 230.

在步骤630中,主机服务器130访问与USER ID相关联的用户数据库135,并且确定接收的DISC UNIQUE ID 230是否和在用户表310 中任何DISC UNIQUE ID相匹配。 In step 630, the host server 130 to access user database 135 associated with the USER ID and determines the received DISC UNIQUE ID 230, and if any match DISC UNIQUE ID in the user table 310. 如果存在匹配,则该盘110已经由该用户先前运行过了。 If there is a match, then the disc 110 has been run previously by the user. 随后,在步骤635中,能够由主机服务器130把激励分数信息记录到在数据库135、 140、和150的任意一个中的用户的分数帐号或者子帐号上。 Subsequently, in step 635, it can be recorded by the host server 130 to the excitation score information in the user database 135, 140, and 150 in any one of the account or sub-account fraction. 最后,在步骤640中,访问许可和激励分数信息被发给用户控制台115。 Finally, in step 640, the access permissions and incentive score information is sent to the user console 115.

用户能够因为运行盘110而被授与激励分数。 Since the user can run the disc 110 is granted excited score. 激励分数方案可以由主机服务器130或者出版商服务器145开发和实现,而且可以取决于,例如,盘出版日期、盘普及性、特定的促销方案、或者用户成绩。 Incentive programs can score, but also may depend on the host server 130 or 145 to develop and implement server publishers, for example, disc publishing date, disk popularity, specific marketing programs, or user performance. 此外,如在下面讨论的那样,用户能够因为购买一个新的盘或者把盘所有权转让给另一个用户而被授与奖励分数。 In addition, as discussed below, because the user can buy a new disk or disks to transfer ownership to another user to be granted bonus points. 奖励分数系统为用户提供了购买新盘或者把使用过的盘销售给其他用户的激励,由此把盘推销给一个更广阔的读者以及开发一个更大的客户基础。 Bonus point system provides users buy a new disk or a used disc sales incentives to other users, thus the disc to sell to a broader audience as well as the development of a larger client base. 奖励分数和激励分数由主机服务器130和出版商服务器145记录到用户的分数帐号和子帐号。 Incentive bonus points and score recorded by the host server 130 and 145 publishers server to the user's account and sub-account number scores. 分数具有价值,并且可以,例如用于在盘购买上的折扣、 出版商促销品、盘的更新版本或者用户控制台的补偿,或者可以在用户当中进行交易。 Scores have value and can be, for example, to compensate for an updated version of a discount on the purchase of the disc, publisher promotional items, the disc or the user console, or can be traded among users. 上述的分数偿还示例是不全面的,而且分数可以同 The above example is not fully repay the score, and the score can be the same

样用于补偿其他物品。 Like for compensating other items.

如果在步骤630中,接收DISC UNIQUE ID 230没有和在用户表310中的任何DISC UNIQUE ID相匹配,则在步骤6"中主机服务器130 在其他用户的用户表中搜索接收的DISC UNIQUEl6 230。如果主机服务器130没有定位到一个匹配,则与接收的DISC UNIQUE ID 230相关联的盘110已经由用户最新购买而且还没有被运行过。因此,在步骤650 中,DISC UNIQUE ID 230 -陂记录到用户表310。 DISC UNIQUE ID 230还可以被记录在在盘数据库140或者出版商数据库150中的盘表格320 中。用户可以因为购买新盘被授与奖励分数。在步骤655中,授与的奖励分数被记录到在多个数据库135、 140、和150中的用户分数帐号或者子账号中。最后,在步骤640中,主机服务器130把访问许可和分数信息发送给用户控制台115。 If, at step 630, the received DISC UNIQUE ID 230 without any DISC UNIQUE ID in the user table 310 match, then in step 6 "Host server 130 searches for other users in the received user table DISC UNIQUEl6 230. If host server 130 does not locate a match, then the disc 110 dISC UNIQUE ID 230 associated with the received have been newly purchased by the user but has not been run Accordingly, in step 650, dISC UNIQUE ID 230 -. Pei logging to the user disc table 320 table 310. dISC UNIQUE ID 230 may also be recorded in the disc database 140 or publisher database 150. the user may for buying a new disc is granted bonus points. in step 655, the grant bonus score is recorded the plurality of databases 135, 140, and 150 user score account or sub-account number. Finally, at step 640, host server 130 and the access permission information of the point 115 to the user console.

如果在步骤645中,主机服务器130发现接收的DISC UNIQUE ID 230和在另一个用户用户表中的DISC UNIQUE ID相匹配,则另一个用户拥有盘IIO。 If in step 645, the host server 130 finds that the received DISC UNIQUE ID 230 and another user DISC UNIQUE ID matches the user table, then the user has the other disc IIO. 因此在步骤660中,主机服务器130搜索所有者许可数据的另一个用户的数据库。 Therefore, in step 660, another database server 130 searches the user's host is the owner of the license data. 如果另一个用户没有授与访问许可,则在步骤665中该用户被拒绝访问。 If another user is not granted access permissions, then in step 665 the user is denied access. 然而,如果另一个用户已经授与了访问许可,则在步骤670中,主机服务器130删除在另一个用户用户表中的DISC UNIQUE ID,并且把接收的DISC UNIQUE ID 230记录到用户的用户表310中。 However, if another user has granted access permission, then in step 670, the host server 130 deletes the DISC UNIQUE ID another user in the user table, and the received DISC UNIQUE ID 230 to the user's record in the user table 310 . 另一个用户可以在授与访问许可之前把盘110的内容存储到一个硬盘驱动器中。 Another user of the content can be stored to a disk 110 hard disk drive before granted access permission. 在步骤675中,然后主机服务器130把奖励分数记录到被存储在多个数据库中的另一个用户分数帐号或者子账号中。 In step 675, the host server 130 and bonus points are recorded in a plurality of databases storing another user score account or sub-account number. 最后,在步骤640中,主机服务器130把访问许可和分数信息发送给用户控制台115。 Finally, in step 640, host server 130 and the access permission information of the point 115 to the user console.

上面已经参考具体实施例说明了本发明。 The above embodiment has been described with reference to specific embodiments of the present invention. 按照这个公开,其它实施例对于本领域的那些技术人员来说是显而易见的。 According to this disclosure, other embodiments will be apparent to those skilled in the art. 因此,在具体实施例上的其他变化被认为是本发明的范围之内,而本发明仅仅由附加权利要求所限制。 Thus, other variations on the specific embodiment of the embodiment are considered within the scope of the present invention, and the invention is limited only by the appended claims.

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1. 一种用于分配激励分数的系统,包含:一个连接到网络的用户控制台,其中该用户控制台配置成经该网络发送设置标识,该设置标识唯一地标识该用户控制台的用户;一个包含永久记录的盘标识的盘存储介质,该盘标识是该盘存储介质独有的并用来标识该盘存储介质,该盘存储介质可由所述用户控制台读取,其中该用户控制台还配置成经由网络传送盘标识;以及一个连接到网络的主机服务器,其中该主机服务器被配置为:接收该盘标识;接收该设置标识,授权由该设置标识所标识的该用户控制台的用户执行驻留在盘存储介质上的软件,以及向一个与该盘标识相关联的分数帐号分配分数,其中分配给该分数帐号的分数是用于对与其他用户分享的该盘存储介质进行激励。 1. A system for dispensing excitation fraction, comprising: a user console connected to the network, wherein the user console is configured to transmit over the network identifier setting, the setting identification uniquely identifies a user of the user console; disk storage medium comprising a permanent disk identifier recorded, the disc ID is unique to the disk storage medium and storage medium used to identify the disk, the disk storage medium by reading the user console, wherein the user console further transfer via the network configured to identify a disc; and a host server connected to a network, wherein the host server is configured to: receive the disc identification; user receives the setting identification, the user is authorized by the console, the setting identified by the identifier of the execution software resides on the disk storage medium, and assign a score to a score account identifier associated with the disc, wherein the score assigned to the account of the score is a disk storage medium shared with other users excitation.
2. 如权利要求1所述的系统,进一步包含一个可由主机服务器访问的用户数据库,该用户数据库包含用户表,该用户表包括:用户标识信息,和分数帐号,该分数帐号与用户标识相关联。 2. The system according to claim 1, further comprising a user database accessible by a host server, the user holds the user database, the user table comprises: a user identification information, and the account number fraction, the fraction associated with the user identification account .
3. 如权利要求2所述的系统,其特征在于,该主机服务器还配置成:把该接收的盘标识和存储在用户表中并与该用户标识信息相关联的盘标识信息进行比较,以及把该接收的盘标识和存储在其他用户表中并与其他用户标识相关联的盘标识信息进行比较。 3. The system according to claim 2, wherein the host server is further configured to: the identification and the reception disc and compared with stored disc identification information of the user identification information associated with the user table, and the disc identification information of the received disc identification stored in the user table associated with the other identification and compared with other users.
4. 如权利要求3所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:向在用户表中并与该用户标识相关联的分数帐号分配分数,以及如果所接收的该盘标识和存储在用户表中并与该用户标识相关联的任何盘标识信息相匹配,把包括总激励分数信息的分数信息传送到该用户控制台。 4. The system according to claim 3, wherein: said host server is further configured to: assign a score to a score account and associated with the user identifier in the user table, and if the received disc identification and any disc identification information stored in the user table and associated with the user identifier matches, the total excitation including the score information that the score information transmitted to the user console.
5. 如权利要求3所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:向在其它用户表中并与所述其它用户标识相关联的分数帐号分配分数;以及如果该接收的盘标识和存储在其它用户表中并与其他用户标识相关联的任何盘标识信息相匹配,而且如果匹配的其他用户表指示了所有者许可,则把包括总激励分数信息的分数信息传送到所述用户控制台。 5. The system according to claim 3, wherein: said host server is further configured to: assign scores to the score account and other users associated with the user identification table in other; and if the received disc any disc stored in the identification information, and other user identification table and identifies the associated matched with other users, and other user table indicates a match if the owner's permission, put the total excitation including score information transmitted to the score information user console.
6. 如权利要求5所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还向与该用户标识相关联的用户表中的该分数帐号分配分数。 The system as claimed in claim 5, characterized in that: said host server further identifying the user score account assign a score table associated to the user.
7. 如权利要求3所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:向与该唯一地标识该用户控制台的用户的设置标识相关联的用户表中的分数帐号分配分数,以及如果该接收的盘标识不相配存储在任何用户表中的任何盘标识信息,则向用户控制台传送包括总激励分数信息的分数信息。 7. The system according to claim 3, wherein: said host server is further configured to: assign a score points account identifier is provided to the user table associated with the user identifier with the user console uniquely in, and if the received identifier does not match any of the disc identification information stored in any disk in the user table, it is transmitted to the user console includes information on the total score of the score information excitation.
8. 如权利要求7所述的系统,其特征在于:主机服务器把该接收的盘标识记录到与该唯一地标识该用户或该用户控制台的设置标识相关联的用户表中。 8. The system according to claim 7, wherein: the host server to the received disc recorded identification table to identify the user or the user of the user console is provided with the unique identifier associated.
9. 如权利要求3所述的系统,其特征在于:进一步包含一个可由主机服务器访问的盘数据库,该盘数据库包含盘表格, 该盘表格包括:所有者许可数据,该所有者许可数据包括用于其他用户的访问许可数据;和与该盘标识相关联的子帐号,该子帐号包含与该盘标识相关联的分数数据。 9. The system according to claim 3, characterized in that: further comprising a host server database may be accessed by the disc, the disc comprising a disc table database, the disc table comprising: permission data owner, the owner's permission data comprises access permission data to other users; and associated with the identified disk sub-account, the account sub-score comprises identification data associated with the disc.
10. 如权利要求9所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:向在盘表格中并与该盘标识相关联的子帐号分配分数;并且如果该接收的盘标识和存储在与该用户标识相关联的用户表中的任何盘标识信息相匹配,则把包括总激励分数信息的分数信息传送到用户控制台。 10. The system according to claim 9, wherein: said host server is further configured to: assign a score and sub-account identifier associated with the disk to the disk table; and if the disc identification and storing the received any disc identification information associated with the user identifier table matches the user, put the total excitation including the score information is score information transmitted to the user console.
11. 如权利要求9所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:向在盘表格中并与该盘标识相关联的子帐号分配分数;并且如果该接收的盘标识和存储在与其他用户标识相关联的其它用户表中的任何盘标识信息相匹配,而且如果匹配的其他用户表指示了所有者许可,则把包括总激励分数信息的分数信息传送到用户控制台。 11. The system according to claim 9, wherein: said host server is further configured to: assign a score and sub-account identifier associated with the disk to the disk table; and if the disc identification and storing the received any other disc identification information identifies the user table associated with other users matches, and other user table indicates a match if the owner's permission, put the information on the total excitation including fractional score information transmitted to the user console.
12. 如权利要求11所述的系统,其特征在于:该主机服务器还向与该用户标识相关联的用户表中的所述分数帐号分配分数。 12. The system of claim 11, wherein: assigning a score to the host server further associated to the user identifier with the user account table scores.
13. 如权利要求9所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:如果该接收的盘标识不匹配任何存储在任何用户表中的盘标识信息,则向用户控制台传送包括总激励分数信息的分数信台 13. The system according to claim 9, wherein: said host server is further configured to: if the received identifier does not match any of the disc storage disk identification information table any user, including the user transmits to the console total score score information channel excitation station
14. 如权利要求13所述的系统,其特征在于:主机服务器把该接收的盘标识记录到盘表格中。 14. The system according to claim 13, wherein: the host server to the received disk identification recorded to the disc table.
15. 如权利要求14所述的系统,其特征在于:主机服务蔡向在盘表格中并与该接收的盘标识相关联的子帐号分配分数。 15. The system according to claim 14, wherein: assigning a score to the hosting service subaccount number identifying the Cai and the disc received in the disc associated with the table.
16. 如权利要求3所述的系统,其特征在于:进一步包含多个可由主机服务器访问的出版商服务器,所述出版商服务器被配置为管理多个出版商数据库,其中每一个出版商数据库包含由一个出版商服务器管理的子帐号。 16. The system according to claim 3, characterized in that: further comprising a plurality of publisher server accessible by the host server, the publisher server is configured to manage a plurality of publisher databases, each database comprising a Publisher a publisher by the server management sub-accounts.
17. 如权利要求16所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:如果该接收的盘标识和存储在用户表中并与该用户标识相关联的任何盘标识信息相匹配,则把包括总激励分数信息的分数信息传送到用户控制台,以及与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的出版商服务器向与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的子帐号分配分数。 17. The system according to claim 16, wherein: said host server is further configured to: if any of the received disc identification information identifies a disc and stored in the user table associated with the user identifier and matches, put the total excitation including the score information is score information transmitted to the user console, and the sub-publisher server account number assigned disc publisher database associated with the identity of the publisher of the received disc identification database associated with the receiver of the fraction.
18. 如权利要求16所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:如果该接收的盘标识和存储在其它用户表中并与其他用户标识相关联的任何盘标识信息相匹配,而且如果匹配的其他用户表指示了所有者许可,则把分数信息传送到用户控制台指示分数已经^皮激励,以及与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的出版商服务器向与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的子帐号分配分数。 18. The system according to claim 16, wherein: said host server is further configured to: if no disc identification information of the received disc identification stored in the user table associated with the other and with other users identified match , and if the other user matching tables indicates the owner's permission, put the score information transmitted to the user console has score indicating transdermal ^ excitation, and a publisher database server disk publisher identity associated with the receiver to the scores are assigned subaccount number identifying the publisher of the database associated with the disc received.
19. 如权利要求18所述的系统,其特征在于:主机服务器向在用户表中并与该用户标识相关联的分数帐号分配分数。 19. The system according to claim 18, wherein: the host server and to assign a score associated with the user identifier in the user table score account.
20. 如权利要求16所述的系统,其特征在于:所述主机服务器还配置成:如果该接收的盘标识不匹配存储在任何用户表中的任何盘标识信息,则向用户控制台传送包括总激励分数信息的分数信息。 20. The system according to claim 16, wherein: said host server is further configured to: if the received identifier does not match any of the disc identification information stored in any disk in the user table, is transmitted to a user console including the total incentive score information scores information.
21. 如权利要求20所述的系统,其特征在于:与由该接收的盘标识所标识的盘存储介质相关联的出版商数据库的出版商服务器把接收的盘标识记录到与由该接收的盘标识所标识的盘存储介质相关联的出版商数据库中。 21. The system according to claim 20, wherein: the publisher and the publisher database server associated with the disk storage medium by the disc identifier of the received identified by the received disc recorded identifier received by the the Publishers database disk storage medium identifier associated with the identified disk.
22. 如权利要求21所述的系统,其特征在于:与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的出版商服务器向与该接收的盘标识相关联的出版商数据库的子帐号分配分数。 22. The system according to claim 21, wherein: the identifier associated with the received disk publisher publisher database server allocated to the sub-account identifier associated with the received disk publisher score database.
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