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Technique for managing streaming media traffic at a network entity
A method for managing streaming media traffic at a network entity capable of assuming a first and a second radio channel state, a transition from the first to...
A method may be provided. The method may include selecting one of a first discontinuous cycle of a first length and a second discontinuous reception cycle of a...
Shaping data packet traffic
According to some embodiments, a communication module 120 may be configured to transmit data packet traffic and a management module 110 may be configured to...
Power saving method of portable terminal and portable terminal supporting
A Wi-Fi module provided in the portable terminal is controlled in such a manner that it is turned on or turned off according to a type setting information item...
WAP with context sensitive energy management
A wireless access point (WAP) including: an airtime correlator, a dormancy allocator and a medium access control (MAC). The airtime correlator is configured to...
Method and apparatus for reducing power consumption of base station in
radio communication system
A method for reducing power consumption of a macro Base Station (BS) in a radio communication system is provided. The method includes transmitting a preamble...
Global and local optimization of Wi-Fi access points
A method of managing Wi-Fi access points (APs) includes selecting between a global optimization and a local optimization of AP parameters based at least in part...
Traffic characteristic based selection of serving base station
For the purpose of selecting a base station (110, 120) to be used as a serving base station of a mobile terminal (100), a traffic characteristic of the mobile...
Retrieval of user equipment capabilities by application server
The present invention provides a method of establishing a call to or from a user equipment in a wireless communication system comprising a first wireless...
Cell search method and device
A cell search method is applied to a wireless system for cell search synchronization. Frame signals of the wireless system include a first sub-frame and a...
Adaptive multimodal provisioning for wireless sensors
Methods, systems, and apparatus are described for provisioning wireless communication devices. One embodiment includes a communication device that determines an...
Reducing radio frequency band scan time by a wireless communication device
Methods and apparatuses to reduce a time to scan one or more frequency channel bands by a wireless communication device are disclosed. The methods include...
Method, apparatus and computer program product for providing closed
subscriber group access control
An apparatus for providing closed subscriber group access control may include a processor. The processor may be configured to maintain a non-access register...
Call control system, mobile station and call restriction method
A control system includes: a storage device configured to store a list of priority callees for a plurality of mobile stations; and a controller configured to...
Method and apparatus for providing access for a limited set of mobile
stations to a restricted local access point
The invention concerns methods, a device and computer program products for simplifying handover back to a restricted local access point from an unrestricted...
Network elements, wireless communication system and methods therefor
A method and apparatus for periodically assigning new, unique Location Area Codes to each cell comprising a femto-cell network (100-111) permits a user...
Layer-3 mesh connectivity of wireless local networks
A first wireless device of a wireless local network is operated in an un-associated data transfer mode at a layer-2 level. In the un-associated data transfer...
Apparatus and method for determining an optimum gateway node in a
A network includes node devices each storing a table that manages paths to plural gateway devices for connecting to another network. A node device generates a...
Transmitting and receiving data based on multipath
Methods, apparatuses and systems for transmitting and receiving data based on multipath for transmitting data based on multipath include: establishing WiMAX...
Endpoint repeater functionality selection
Disclosed are apparatus and methodology for improving communications among battery operated network endpoints and a central facility. A battery operated...
System and method for computing cost metrics for wireless network links
A system and method adds and manages entries on a list of entries of routing information to allow the top entry to be used for routing to a destination...
Clustering approach to estimating a network metric for nodes
A clustering-based method of estimating a network metric between a first node and a second node includes determining source clusters of nodes and destination...
Handling uplink power limited scenarios
A method for reducing power consumption by a wireless communication device is disclosed. The method can include the wireless communication device determining...
Signaling QoS requirements and UE power preference in LTE-A networks
Embodiments for signaling quality of service (QoS) requirements and user equipment (UE) power preference in LTE-A networks are generally described herein. In...
Optimal use of multiple concurrent internet protocol (IP) data streams for
Examples are disclosed for mediating a voice communication session in which a communications server functions as a bridge service between a hybrid mobile device...
Method and apparatus for selecting neighbor cells in mobile communication
A neighbor cell search method and apparatus of a User Equipment (UE) is provided for performing the cell search procedure with the utilization of a Physical...
Communication system, base station and communication control method
A base station in a communication system including a mobile station and a plurality of base stations connected via a network calculates a traffic amount of data...
Access control for macrocell to femtocell handover
Access to a femtocell can be controlled as part of handover of a mobile device from macrocell to femtocell. Macro network platform issues a handover (HO)...
Method and apparatus to facilitate influencing handover decisions
A cellular communications system end-user transceiver (303) automatically determines (101) at least one received signal strength metric as corresponds to both a...
Efficient use of a communications network
A duration of time a communications device is connected to a first network is monitored. A signal of a second network is detected. Next, it is determined...
Method of handling cell change and related apparatus
A method of handling cell change for a mobile device is disclosed. The method comprises receiving a cell change order message from a source cell of a first...
System and method for seamless mobility in a network environment
In one example embodiment, an apparatus is provided that includes an antenna that receives, in a first wireless network, a first identifier of a second wireless...
Method and apparatus for transmitting measurement report message in
wireless communication system
A method and apparatus of transmitting a measurement report message in a wireless communication system is provided. A mobile station searches for at least one...
Method and apparatus for handover in heterogeneous system
Embodiments of the disclosure provide methods and apparatuses for handover in a heterogeneous network. According to the method, a candidate radio connectivity...
Setting up network parameters after an idle handoff of an access terminal
in a wireless communications system
In an embodiment, an access terminal detects that the access network has completed an idle handoff to a new access network (e.g., a new base station of a...
Radio communication system, low-power base station, high-power base
station, radio terminal, and radio...
A radio communication system is provided with a high-power base station, a radio terminal which is located within a macro cell formed by the high-power base...
Method and apparatus for supporting dynamic and distributed mobility
A method and apparatus are described for supporting dynamic and distributed mobility management (DMM). A wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) may attach to a...
Method and apparatus for providing voice call in mobile communication
system and system thereof
A method, performed by a mobile management entity (MME), for providing a voice call service to a user equipment (UE) in a mobile communication system and the...
Activation sequence using permission based connection to network
Embodiments of the disclosure are directed to methods and systems for establishing a network connection with a mobile communication device. A mobile device may...
Method for processing in-device coexistence configuration information,
apparatus and system
A method for processing in-device coexistence configuration information, apparatus and system. The method includes: notifying, by a source base station to a...
Method and system for intermediate node quality of service negotiations
Disclosed are a method and system for an intermediate node, which negotiates a Quality of Service (QoS) contract with two or more secondary nodes, to maintain a...
Exploiting cell dormancy and load balancing in LTE HetNets
At a coarse time-scale, at the start of each frame the choice of TPs to be made active and users to associate with the active TPs are determined by solving an...
Method and device for load balance
The present invention relates to a method and device for a load balance. The device comprises: a selecting module, configured to select, according to a load...
Method of dynamic allocation of shared resources in a time-frequency plan
and associated device
A method is provided of dynamic allocation of shared resources in a communication network, consisting in defining, in a time-frequency plan, a superframe of a...
Systems and methods for seamless data stream transfer during band switch
between wireless stations
One innovation includes an apparatus, for wirelessly communicating with a communication system via a first wireless channel and a second wireless channel,...
Communication device, communication system, and communication method
An object of the present invention is to forward a packet corresponding to trajectories of roads without it being necessary to use road trajectory information....
Apparatus and method of reporting measurement result in wireless
A method and apparatus of reporting measurement results in a wireless communication system is provided. A user equipment receives a measurement configuration...
Method for measuring and reporting CSI-RS in wireless communication
system, and apparatus for supporting same
Provided is a method for measuring and reporting a channel state information-reference signal (CSI-RS) by a terminal in a wireless communication system. The...
User equipment and method in a communications network
A method in a User Equipment (UE) of performing measurements of a plurality of measurement types is provided. The UE performs a measurement of a first...
Frame structure and signaling arrangement for interference aware
Frame structures and signaling arrangements for interference aware scheduling may be applicable to a local area radio system to complement existing wide area...