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Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 01/27/2011 > 172 patent applications in 58 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110019528 - Reduction of out-of-band emitted power: OFDM signal transmission of reduced power emission outside a designated transmission bandwidth is disclosed. At least one subcarrier is allocated for an OFDM symbol for non-data. A weighting signal representation is determined based on an initial error signal representation, which is determined from at least part of a first OFDM... Agent: Huawei/bhgl
20110019529 - Interference suppression in uplink acknowledgement: The present disclosure proposes design of a pico/femto uplink acknowledgement (ACK) channel that improves the interference suppression for pico/femto base stations. The proposed design provides a two-layered cell-separation ACK channel structure for femto/pico cells by using computer generated sequences (CGS) and Discrete Fourier Transform (DFT) spreading. Thereby, ACK channels may... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019532 - Apparatus and method for handling radio link failure in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of handling a radio link failure in a wireless communication system is provided. Upon detecting a radio link failure in a Radio Resource Control (RRC) connected state, a user equipment starts a radio link failure timer of which timer value is selected among at least one... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20110019531 - Method and system for fault tolerance and resilience for virtualized machines in a network: Hypervisor functions, which may control operations of one or more virtual machines, may be distributed across a plurality of network devices. State information may be stored for the virtual machines on network devices for fault tolerance and resilience. The virtual machines may retrieve stored state information to recover from a... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019530 - Method and system for network communications utilizing shared scalable resources: Aspects of a method and system for network communications utilizing shared scalable resources are provided. In this regard, networking state information for one or more of a plurality of communication devices may be communicated to a network management device. The network management device may be operable to aggregate the networking... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019533 - Network element bypass in computing computer architecture: A method and apparatus in accordance with the present invention provides monitoring a self-adjusting multi-tier processing system. At least one computing resource of one of the tiers of the self-adjusting multi-tier processing system is dynamically bypassed based on at least one predetermined criterion, wherein dynamically bypassing energizes or de-energizes a... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20110019534 - Systems and methods of multicast reconfiguration using cross-layer information: Systems and methods of multicast configuration are provided. A particular method includes detecting a failure in the data network at a first node of a data network. The method also includes determining an alternate route from the first node to a data source of the data network. The alternate route... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Toler Attn: Patent Docketing
20110019535 - Computer program, apparatus, and method for managing network: In response to a route-changing event, original routes on the network are changed to new routes. A destination-reachable range is identified as a range from which packets can reach an information processing device specified by a destination address. Modification of forwarding data is performed for a neighbor communication device which... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.
20110019536 - Method for managing ethernet ring network of vlan-based bridge: There is provided a method for managing an Ethernet ring network of a VLAN-based bridge that includes: registering a major-ring VID (VLAN ID) in a ring port filtering database of a ring protection link owner node in accordance with a request for registering the major ring VID (VLAN ID) from... Agent: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000
20110019538 - Failure recovery method in non revertive mode of ethernet ring network: Provided is a failure recovery method in a non-revertive mode of an Ethernet ring network. In an Ethernet ring network, link priorities between nodes or node priorities are determined based on media access control (MAC) addresses and the nodes having blocked ports are determined after failures are recovered from based... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110019539 - Relay device, network system, route switching method, and recording medium: When a failure occurs in a link or another relay device, a route control unit updates a routing table stored in a current routing table. Upon update, it acquires inhibit target route information indicating a route likely to cause a micro-loop in the updated routing table and registers it into... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110019540 - Wireless ad hoc communication system, terminal, processing method in terminal and program to make terminal execute processing method: In order to do so, a route discovery process 20 discovers and sets a route when a corresponding route is not set at the time of data communication request 10. A link state management process 40 monitors a state of a link 30 on the route set by the route... Agent: Snr Denton US LLP
20110019546 - Congestion management in a network: Management of congestion level, in a computer-related context, is disclosed. Also disclosed is a system generating a plurality of computer network-related tables during system operation. A number of the tables are each separately indexed by a different index. The system includes at least one tangible computer-readable medium adapted to store,... Agent: Mosaid Technologies Incorporated
20110019545 - Method and apparatus for auto detection of aal5 type frames for vcc and vpc switches: In Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) communications networks, certain congestion control features, such as Partial Packet Discard (PPD) and Early Packet Discard (EPD), operate on ATM cells that have been segmented from ATM Adaptation Layer #5 (AAL5) frames (packets). AAL5 frames are automatically detected by observing transitions of an indicator in... Agent: Christopher & Weisberg, P.A.
20110019541 - Methods and apparatus for improving power efficiency and latency of mobile devices using an out of band wireless resource: Methods and apparatus of using a licensed spectrum to transmit data when an unlicensed spectrum is congested are disclosed. The method includes transmitting a first signal from a first mobile device to a second mobile device using an unlicensed spectrum, determining, at the first mobile device, whether a first response... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019542 - Qoe based admission control: In one example, a Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) analyzes received service flow traffic to estimate Quality of Experience (QoE) at the endpoints. An admission control system on the CMTS uses the QoE estimate to determine whether to admit new service flows.... Agent: Stolowitz Ford Cowger LLP
20110019543 - Soft packet dropping during digital audio packet-switched communications: A method of packetizing digital audio information for packet-switched communications includes separating a digital audio sample into at least one most significant bit and at least one least significant bit. The at least one most significant bit of the digital audio sample is placed into a variable-length most significant bit... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Gb Attn: Patent Docketing
20110019544 - Systems for scheduling the transmission of data in a network device: In a network device, a line card includes a first scheduler configured to perform scheduling for data units of a first type and a second scheduler that is connected in series to the first scheduler and configured to perform scheduling for data units of a second type. The schedulers may... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110019547 - Method and appratus to control application messages between client and a server having a private network address: A method to control communication traffic in a communication network. The traffic includes application-level messages between a client and a server having a private network address. The method includes the steps of: sending by the client a request message requesting a service to the server using a first public network... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20110019549 - Admission control in a packet network: In embodiments of the invention when a session request is received the value assigned to that session is compared to present congestion costs in the network at the present time. If the value of the session exceeds the cost then the session is accepted; otherwise it is rejected. It is... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110019548 - Traffic arbitration: The invention provides an arbitration method and an arbiter circuit by which equal arbitration of output cells can be achieved with a comparatively simple configuration even where a very great number of queues are involved. The arbiter circuit includes a plurality of queues for storing output cells, and a plurality... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110019550 - Content service aggregation system: A network content service apparatus includes a set of compute elements adapted to perform a set of network services; and a switching fabric coupling compute elements in said set of compute elements. The set of network services includes firewall protection, Network Address Translation, Internet Protocol forwarding, bandwidth management, Secure Sockets... Agent: Shumaker & Sieffert, P.a
20110019551 - Flow state aware management of qos with a distributed classifier: Packet network node and method of operating packet network node. Conventional packet network nodes react to congestion in packet network by dropping packets in a manner which is perceived by users to be indiscriminate. In the described system, indiscriminate packet discards are prevented by causing packets to be discarded on... Agent: Haynes And Boone, LLPIPSection
20110019553 - Method and system for load balancing using queued packet information: A computer readable medium including instructions executable by a processor to perform a method, the method including obtaining a packet by a load balancer, obtaining queued packet information for a plurality of target hosts operatively connected to the load balancer, selecting the one of the plurality of target hosts using... Agent: Osha Liang LLP/oracle
20110019552 - Method and system for network aware virtual machines: A virtual machine running on an endpoint device may encode a mark comprising routing parameters within one or more packets of a packet stream to indicate services and/or costs to be utilized in processing and/or communicating the packet stream. The virtual machine may communicate the packet stream to another network... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019554 - Network design device and network design method: A network design device includes a bypass number setting unit setting the number of bypass node; a loss calculating unit calculating a reference loss; a graph generating unit generating a graph having a variation value obtained based on a difference between a transmission loss of a link coupling nodes to... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.
20110019564 - Allocating traffic in wide area mobile networks: n
20110019555 - Communication apparatus: To provide a communication apparatus for achieving further improvements in communication quality and power saving effect, without depending on network environments. A portable terminal (211) as a communication apparatus includes: a communication I/F unit (108) performing data transmission/reception with a transmitter apparatus (203) on a communication protocol having flow control... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20110019575 - Data communications: In a method and system for operating an ADSL access network which has a plurality of data connections (19) between the access network and end user devices (10), and in which the access network controls the rate at which data is transferred between the user devices and an onward connection... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110019566 - Determining usage predictions and detecting anomalous user activity through traffic patterns: The present invention concerns a system for selecting and monitoring data plans for telecommunications systems, and methods of determining, learning and estimating usage patterns in-order to predict usage and tie this to cost and the overlaying of plan selection for cost optimization. Further, additional methods are applied to determine anomalous... Agent: Patent Docket Clerk Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, P.C.
20110019558 - Distributed latency measurement system for communication system analysis: Apparatus and methods are provided for generating real-time measured latency data. A message is generated with a time stamp. The time stamp indicates a time the message was sent. The time the message was sent is determined based on a reference-clock source, such as a Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite.... Agent: Honeywell/fogg Patent Services
20110019570 - Estimating endpoint performance in unified communication systems: Performance of endpoints, client devices and servers within a communication system, is determined by collecting call quality data from each endpoint by a quality monitoring server/application. Call quality data includes predefined metrics based on network and end device characteristics during each call. Calls include voice, video, and data exchanges. Collected... Agent: Merchant & Gould (microsoft)
20110019577 - Inter-vehicle communication apparatus and method capable of detecting packet collision: In inter-vehicle communication, a communication apparatus may not normally receive a packet having a sufficient reception power level. Under such circumstances, a control circuit in the apparatus determines that the received packet has collided with other packet if a condition is met that a time period for a receiver circuit... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20110019573 - Low complexity user selection for sdma: A method for grouping terminal devices in a wireless communication network containing a base-station, wherein each terminal reports to the base-station the level of signal received the terminal when the base-station transmits to another terminal or terminals. The base-station then selects from the plurality of the terminals, groups of terminals... Agent: Robert G. Lev
20110019572 - Method and apparatus for shared shaping: A method and a network device for sharing bandwidth among a group of classes of traffic for an interface are provided. Bandwidth may be allocated to at least one traffic class of a first priority for the interface. At least some unused bandwidth of the at least one traffic class... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110019571 - Method and apparatus for traffic shaping: A method and apparatus for a traffic shaper that uses a traffic shaping algorithm based on a sustained rate token bucket and a constant rate emitter. The sustained rate token bucket uses a plurality of tokens based on the sustained rate and the sustained burst size. The constant rate emitter... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110019568 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data in mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for transmitting/receiving data in a mobile communication system is provided. The method includes, when a status report is not received after a predetermined time elapses since a polling Packet Data Unit (PDU) is initially transmitted, generating a Radio Link Control (RLC) PDU indicating retransmission of the... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110019578 - Method and arrangement for the power management of a digital communication line: The present invention relates to a method and an arrangement for the power management of a digital communication line such as a digital subscriber line DSL. A problem addressed by the invention is that the transitioning of the digital subscriber line from a low transmission power state to a high... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110019560 - Method and system for power-limited switching and/or routing in a network: Communication devices may determine routes and/or may select a route for communicating data between a first communication device and a second communication device. The selected route may require the least power consumption. The determined routes may be ranked based on an amount of power required for routing the data. The... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019567 - Method for positioning mobile devices and apparatus for positioning mobile devices: The present invention relates to a mobile communication field. The present invention provides a method and an apparatus for WiMAX positioning by downlink preamble fast detection DPFD. The method comprises steps of: Mobile user station MSS detects downlink preambles from BSs, all of which are synchronized by in TDD mode... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110019579 - Method for testing the transmission modes of a radio device: A method for determining a channel quality for the transmission of data in the channel by a test device. The test device transmits the data with the determined channel quality to a device to be tested which determines one or more pieces of decision information. The device to be tested... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.
20110019559 - Methods and apparatus for stabilizing forward link mimo rate prediction: A method for stabilizing forward link multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) rate prediction is described. The forward link channel quality is measured. Instantaneous channel quality estimates are determined for each instantaneous rank. Each instantaneous channel quality estimate provides an instantaneous rate estimate for the instantaneous rank. Rank defines the number of... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019569 - Monitor for multi-protocol label switching (mpls) networks: In one embodiment, a method includes receiving label data that indicates all interface labels that belong to each path ID of multiple path IDs associated with corresponding multiple paths between provider edge nodes in a Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) network. Each interface label is associated with a network interface on... Agent: Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, LLP
20110019557 - Packet aggregation: Methods and apparatus for improving the efficient use of a wireless channel. Flows of compatible packets to be transmitted are processed in separate queues based on characteristics of the packets, destination and quality of service (QoS) requirements. Aggregation parameters selected for each flow define when packets aggregated on a flow... Agent: Wolf Greenfield (microsoft Corporation) C/o Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
20110019556 - Quality of service packet processing without explicit control negotiations: Apparatuses, methods, systems, and computer program products to process QoS packets of wireless traffic without explicit control negotiations are disclosed. An embodiment may comprise a mobile computing device with wireless communications capabilities. The mobile computing device may be a client that associates or connects with an access point or communicates... Agent: Schubert Law Group PLLC C/o Cpa Global
20110019576 - Radio quality estimation system, radio quality estimation device, radio quality estimation method, and radio quality estimation program: Provided is a radio quality estimation system for estimating radio quality in consideration of environment information which changes with the passage of time and for judging by when to implement the preventive measures of the quality deterioration by taking the quality deterioration in the future into consideration. The radio quality... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110019563 - Scheduling traffic in a communication channel: o
20110019561 - Systems and networks for half and full duplex wireless communication using multiple radios: Provided herein is a wireless communication system comprising a first device and a second device. The first device comprises a first radio type and a second radio type. The second device comprises a first radio type and a second radio type. The first device is adaptable to form a communication... Agent: Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
20110019574 - Technique for classifying network traffic and for validating a mechanism for classifying network traffic: A technique for classifying network traffic in the form of data packets generated by multiple applications installed on a device (400) is provided. A method implementation of this technique performed by the device (400) comprises the steps of receiving data packets belonging to one or more data flows, wherein each... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110019580 - Wireless communication apparatus: A reproduction speed of an application being executed is controlled with changing an upper limit of accumulation of a jitter buffer based on a radio state during communication by a first wireless communication network. If it is determined to start handover preparation from the first wireless communication network to a... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower
20110019562 - Wireless hardware device for detecting relations of distance, and system for monitoring relations of distance between wireless hardware devices: Described herein is a wireless device, provided with: a transceiver module, which transmits data packets that have a transmission-power level selectable from among a number of power levels and include information of the transmission-power level, and receives data packets from surrounding devices; and a control unit, which is connected to... Agent: Venable LLP
20110019581 - Method for identifying packets and apparatus using the same: A method for identifying packets comprises the steps of: obtaining a cumulative distribution function (CDF) and a probability distribution function (PDF) in accordance with a plurality of packets stored in an entry of a data flow table; obtaining a time interval under the condition of the CDF being a specified... Agent: Hamre, Schumann, Mueller & Larson, P.C.
20110019584 - Carrier ethernet service discovery, correlation methodology and apparatus: In an example embodiment, a method of service discovery and correlation is provided. In example embodiments, a network management system discovers, categorizes, and stores data on network elements (e.g., devices, provisioning, relationships, protocols, and topology) in a carrier network. Using a unique set of rules, relational groupings based on the... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
20110019582 - Coordinated neighbor discovery of radio access point devices and macro base stations: Techniques are provided for coordinated neighbor discovery in a wireless network served by radio access point devices that provide service in relatively small coverage areas in the wireless network. A controller apparatus sends to radio access point devices, data identifying a group of radio access point devices to which each... Agent: Edell, Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110019587 - Method and system for dynamic information exchange on location aware mesh network devices: A method and system for dynamic information exchange on mesh network devices. The dynamic information exchange includes allowing a mesh network device to communicate location information with a network device at pre-determined physical location and invite social contacts of the mesh network device to come to the pre-determined physical location.... Agent: Lesavich High-tech Law Group, P.C.
20110019583 - Method and system for remote identification of a network node: A method for remote identification of a network node of a network is described herein. The network includes a plurality of network nodes and each network node of the plurality of network nodes corresponds to an identifier. An activation signal is received by the network node. In response to receiving... Agent: Hewlett-packard Company Intellectual Property Administration
20110019585 - Method and system for scalable switching architecture: A switching fabric, within a network switching device, may comprise a plurality of dedicated interface modules to enable the switching fabric to interface with a plurality of switching support subsystems. The switching support subsystems may comprise a memory subsystem, a content address memory (CAM) subsystem, a packet processing subsystem, and... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019588 - Method of routing a data packet in a network and an associated device: A method of routing a data packet in a telecommunications network, said packet comprising a primary destination address and a destination port number. On reception of said packet, the following steps are executed: determining a port mask defining a range of port numbers to which the destination port number belongs;... Agent: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Attn: Patent Docket Dept.
20110019586 - Method, system and apparatus for communications circuit design: A method of designing a network circuit for a telecommunications network is disclosed. The method includes storing first model data in a database representing a first model of the telecommunications network. Second model data is received representing a second model of the telecommunications network. The second model data defines node... Agent: Zilka-kotab, PC - Amdc
20110019589 - control method of single-frequency network and a control entity of a single-frequency network: This invention discloses a control method of a single-frequency network and a control entity of a single-frequency network. The control method of the single-frequency network provided by this invention comprises: obtaining the service request information sent by a user terminal; changing the single-frequency network according to the service request information.... Agent: Duane Morris LLP - PhiladelphiaIPDepartment
20110019590 - Neighbor discovery using address registration protocol over elmi: A system and method for mapping a network to facilitating configuration is disclosed. Address registration information is appended to an enhanced local management interface message sent between devices in a network of routers and switches. A network management system for an outside network can use that information to map out... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
20110019591 - Systems for distributing data over a computer network and methods for arranging nodes for distribution of data over a computer network: Various embodiments of the present invention relate to a system for distributing data (e.g., content data) over a computer network and a method of arranging receiver nodes in a computer network such that the capacity of a server is effectively increased (e.g., the capacity of a server may be effectively... Agent: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (dc/orl)
20110019592 - End-to-end feature support signaling: Techniques and mechanisms to communicate end-to-end feature compliance information. Network access requests may be accompanied by compliance/certification/compatibility information for the requesting device as well as intervening devices. A network authentication device may evaluate the request and associated compliance/certification/compatibility information to select one or more network features to allow the requesting... Agent: Intel/bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110019593 - Methods and apparatus for selecting between an ad-hoc conference mode and an infrastructure supported conference mode: Devices that are enabled to communicate with each other via an ad hoc conference mode and an infrastructure supported conference mode, are provided with processing capabilities that can allow them to evaluate one or more resources required to support an ad hoc conference communication session and/or one or more quality... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko
20110019594 - Feature-based service configuration: A method of configuring a feature subscription having the steps of: a) retrieving a feature subscription, the feature subscription comprising one or more features; b) configuring the feature subscription; c) determining one or more consistent solutions of the feature subscription configured in step b); and d) selecting a consistent solution... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110019595 - Methods and apparatus to retrofit wired healthcare and fitness systems for wireless operation: Provided herein is an apparatus for converting a wired sensor system to a wireless sensor system. The apparatus can comprise a relay station comprising at least one antenna and at least one radio. The relay station can be adaptable to be integrated as at least one application specific integrated circuit... Agent: Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
20110019596 - Method and apparatus for managing flexible usage of unpaired frequencies: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided in which it is determined, by a first device, if a transmission using a second frequency band to a second device will result in a parameter exceeding a threshold value, and content is either transmitted using... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019597 - Method for allocating radio resources in fdd frame: A method of allocating a radio resource in a frequency division duplex (FDD) frame in which a downlink frame and an uplink frame are divided in a frequency domain in a wireless communication system includes allocating a downlink resource region for a first system in the downlink frame, and allocating... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019598 - Systems, circuits and methods for dual transformer duplexing: A circuit for the analog correlation of a signal to remove impairments such as echo, cross talk and intersymbol interference is described. A duplexing circuit which improves echo response by providing a second transformer is described.... Agent: Stattler-suh PC / Netlogic
20110019599 - Method of generating repeated data package transmission: Repeated data packets are generated from a first Bluetooth enabled device to a second Bluetooth enabled device to facilitate radio direction finding of the first device by the second device. A communication connection is established between the first and second devices in accordance with a Bluetooth protocol stack and in... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
20110019602 - Apparatus and method for operating sleep mode: Disclosed herein relates to a sleep mode operation method, and more particularly, to a method for operating a sleep mode in a mobile communication terminal, including transmitting a sleep mode request message including a sleep cycle information for entering into the sleep mode to a base station; receiving a sleep... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110019603 - Method of exchanging messages for transmission power control between devices in a wireless network, and devices for the same: A method of exchanging messages for link recommendation in a receiving device of a wireless network comprises receiving a first data packet from a transmitting device; and transmitting link recommendation information to the transmitting device, the link recommendation information including transmit power control (TPC) information for controlling transmission power to... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110019601 - Methods and apparatus for improving power efficiency and latency of mobile devices using an external timing source: Methods and apparatus for increasing power efficiency and decreasing latency of communication of a mobile device operating in an unlicensed spectrum using global timing data are disclosed. The method includes receiving, at the mobile device, the global timing data from an external timing source, the mobile device communicating in the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019600 - Mobile device and data connection method thereof: A mobile device with a port map maintaining a list of open ports for incoming data packets is provided. A first processor receives and demodulates inbound signals into data packets. A second processor processes at least one application bound to at least one open port. The second processor enters a... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019604 - Communication method for multimedia broadcast multicast service(mbms) counting: A communication method for performing communication between a specific user equipment and a network to count the number of user equipments, which desire to receive a specific broadcast/multicast service in a mobile communication system, comprises receiving a first message from the network, the first message being transmitted to count the... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110019605 - Multimedia broadcast multicast service (mbms) utilizing spatial multiplexing: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for an enhanced Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Service (MBMS) in a wireless communications network. In one embodiment, a number of base stations in a MBMS zone, or broadcast region, accommodate both Spatial Multiplexing (SM) enabled user elements and non-SM enabled user elements. In another embodiment,... Agent: Withrow & Terranova, P.l.l.c.
20110019606 - Communication control apparatus, mobile terminal apparatus, and radio communication method: Each mobile terminal apparatus measures receiving power or receiving quality of a signal received from a radio communication apparatus. If a plurality of mobile terminal apparatuses in which the receiving power or the receiving quality is lower than or equal to a determined threshold are detected, then a communication control... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.
20110019609 - Inter-network tunnel switching method and inter-network interconnection device: An inter-network tunnel switching method includes the following steps: a first inter-network interconnection device on a first network sets up a second tunnel between the first inter-network interconnection device and a second inter-network interconnection device on a second network and triggers the switching from a first tunnel to the second... Agent: Huawei/bhgl
20110019608 - Method and system for frequency relaying: A method of transmitting data across an electronic data communication system comprising a plurality of terminals that can send and receive data in the form of electromagnetic waves to and from at least one of the terminals, which method comprises the steps of: (a) identifying at least one control terminal,... Agent: Barkume & Associates, P.C.
20110019607 - System and method for detection of mobile operating through a repeater: A system and method for a network analysis system operating in a wireless communication system with repeaters is disclosed. Embodiments of the system and method enable the network analysis system to determine if signals being received by the network receivers arrive directly from a target mobile appliance or if the... Agent: Duane Morris LLP
20110019615 - Delivering system information in wireless communications network: A method of controlling user equipment in a wireless communications network, the method comprising: producing (204) different system information for different groups of user equipment based on characteristics of the user equipment, sending (208) the system information to said user equipment, and indicating (206) to which group of the user... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC
20110019613 - Downlink pmi coordination based on base station antenna configuration: A Mobile Station (MS) apparatus and a Base Station (BS) apparatus, and methods for their operation in a wireless communication system, are provided. The method for operating the MS includes receiving Precoding Matrix Index (PMI) subset information from a BS, determining downlink channel quality of the BS, determining a PMI... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110019614 - Enhanced techniques for using core based nodes for state transfer: Methods and apparatus for storing, manipulating, retrieving, and forwarding state, e.g., context and other information, used to support communications sessions with one or more end nodes, e.g., mobile devices, are described. Various features are directed to a mobile node controlling the transfer of state from a first access node to... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019617 - Header compression for relay nodes: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate compressing headers for relay nodes. In particular, a plurality of internet protocol (IP) headers, tunneling protocol headers, and/or other routing headers in a packet can be compressed to facilitate efficient communications of packets between relay nodes and/or a donor access point. A donor... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019619 - Method and apparatus for handling physical downlink control channel orders in wireless communication system: A method for handling physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) orders in a user equipment (UE) of a wireless communication system is disclosed. The wireless communication system supports Carrier Aggregation, which enables the UE to perform transmission and/or reception through multiple carriers. The method includes steps of configuring a plurality of... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110019610 - Method and apparatus for preventing tunnel looping: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for preventing endless tunnel looping in a mobile communication network. An originating home agent inserts an extended TEL option into a packet that is being forwarded by the originating home agent. The extended TEL option includes an address of the originating... Agent: Ericsson Canada Inc. Patent Department
20110019624 - Method for indicating the bearer management of a serving gateway: The present invention provides a method for indicating a serving gateway to update the bearer, comprising: a mobility management unit sending to a serving gateway a bearer establishing request message carrying a bearer update indication for indicating the serving gateway whether to update the bearer between the serving gateway and... Agent: Walker & Jocke, L.p.a.
20110019620 - Method, system, and apparatus for switching streaming service: A method, a system, and an apparatus for switching a streaming service are disclosed herein. The method for switching a streaming service is applied in IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) architecture and includes: receiving a switching request that carries an identifier of requested media; and using a before-switching media channel to... Agent: Docket Clerk/htcl
20110019612 - Picocell system with local voice media support: A methodology includes servicing a voice call between mobile User Equipment and an Enterprise Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Services Environment using, at least in part, Voice over Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem (VoIMS), detecting that the User Equipment is moving out of range of Radio Access Point (RAP) infrastructure servicing the... Agent: Edell, Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110019616 - Radio gateway network: A radio gateway network and method is disclosed in which a first master radio gateway is provided and at least one second slave gateway is provided. The first gateway establishes at least one radio net comprised of radios which communicate with at least one of the gateways. The radio net... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110019622 - Ranging structure, multiplexing method and signaling method for legacy support mode: A method of performing communication in a wireless communication system is disclosed. In performing ranging, which is performed by a terminal in a wireless communication system supporting a normal scheme and a legacy scheme, the present invention includes selecting a specific ranging structure from a first ranging structure supporting the... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019621 - Secure control of a wireless sensor network via the internet: A method and a system for controlling a wireless sensor network from a user interface coupled to the Internet are provided. A user accesses an Internet-based portal from the user interface and establishes a secure broadband Internet connection between a remote control module coupled to the wireless sensor network and... Agent: Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
20110019611 - Systems and methods for detecting spread spectrum signals in an area of interest: Systems and methods are provided for detecting and geo-locating a target transmitting a CDMA or other spread-spectrum signal within an area of interest. Targets are identified by spatially-dividing the area of interest into a number of cells. First and second receiving beams are sequentially directed toward each of the cells... Agent: Ingrassia Fisher & Lorenz, P.C. (raytheon)
20110019623 - Wireless communication device for processing packet including at least one of video output format of video data and audio output format of audio data: A wireless node device receives data island packets from an HDMI device with a time cycle, and prohibits wireless transmission of a data island notification message when a video output format and an audio output format included in the data island packet are the same as a video output format... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20110019618 - Wireless terminal and method of data communication therein: A wireless terminal and a method of data communication between such wireless terminals includes a first wireless terminal determining whether a second wireless terminal is located within a preset distance, the first wireless terminal determining whether the first wireless terminal is tilted at more than a preset slope and the... Agent: Cha & Reiter, LLC
20110019633 - Connection processing method in wireless communication system, wireless base station, and wireless terminal: In a wireless communication system, a wireless base station, if rejecting a connection to a wireless terminal that makes a connection request in accordance with a first connection processing, controls to adopt a second connection processing different from the first connection processing in response to a subsequent connection request by... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20110019630 - Cross domain modulation scheme for a wireless communication link: In certain embodiments, a wireless communication link includes a wireless receiver that receives a circular polarized signal from a remotely configured transmitter. The circular polarized signal has a polarization vector that rotates at a radial velocity. The wireless receiver determines a phase deviation in the radial velocity of the polarization... Agent: Baker Botts LLP
20110019631 - Generalized reference signaling scheme for mu-mimo using arbitrarily precoded reference signals: A multi-user MIMO downlink beamforming system (200) is provided to enable transmit beamforming vectors to be efficiently provided to a subset of user equipment devices (201.i), where spatial separation or zero-forcing transmit beamformers (wi) are computed at the base station (210) and used to generate precoded reference signals (216). The... Agent: Hamilton & Terrile, LLP - Freescale
20110019627 - Maximizing service provider utility in a heterogeneous wireless ad-hoc network: An ad-hoc service provider is configured to support a wireless connection to the network. The ad-hoc service provider is further configured to provide access to the network for one or more mobile clients. The one or more mobile clients are configured to select the ad-hoc service provider based on at... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019632 - Method and apparatus for ranking of media services and program packages: A method for improved presentation of media information for wireless communication is described herein. Media services and program packages are ranked and ranking information is delivered to a mobile device along with the media information. The ranking information is then used by the mobile device to arrange the media services... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20110019625 - Method and apparatus for scheduling data transmission on multiple carriers: Techniques for scheduling data transmission on multiple carriers in a wireless communication system are described. In one design, a scheduler may receive requested power headrooms for multiple carriers from a user equipment (UE), one requested power headroom for each carrier. Each requested power headroom may be indicative of transmit power... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019628 - Method and apparatus for scheduling request: The present invention provides a method of performing Scheduling Request (SR) in a user equipment (UE) of a wireless communication system. The method includes steps of triggering an SR, sending an SR message on a Physical Uplink Control Channel (PUCCH) when the UE has a configured PUCCH resource, and skipping... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110019626 - Method and system for network resource allocation based on a usage pattern: Aspects of a method and system for network resource allocation based on a usage pattern may comprise a management entity that coordinates operation of one or more endpoint devices. The management entity may be operable to receive a usage pattern associated with each of the one or more endpoint devices.... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019635 - Method for transmitting and receiving data using pilot structure: A method for efficiently transmitting and receiving data in a wireless access system and a pilot allocation structure for the same are provided. In one aspect of the present invention, a method for transmitting and receiving data in a wireless access system, the method including transmitting data using a resource... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20110019634 - Radio communication apparatus and method: A disclosed radio communication apparatus includes an intermediate band detecting unit detecting an intermediate band which is a band between a first frequency band and a second frequency band which are allocated to a same mobile communication system or different mobile communication systems, a use status detecting unit detecting an... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110019637 - Reporting channel state information: An approach is provided for reporting channel state information. The network configures parameters relating to periodic reporting of channel state information and generates a resource allocation message including a flag to enable or disable the reporting of channel state information in a subframe configured for periodic reporting.... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110019629 - Selecting a transmission technology: The present invention discloses a method for selecting a transmission technology (MIMO or non MIMO) for a HSDPA connection established between a RNC and a UE depending on the mobility of said UE, measured at the RNC as variations of the position of the UE. Then, if the connection is... Agent: Stites & Harbison PLLC
20110019636 - Wireless communication base station device and wireless communication method: Provided is a wireless communication base station device that can avert PHICH collisions between mobile stations when using a frequency hopping retransmission method in combination with a PHICH grouping method. A base station (100) is used in a wireless transmission system in which uplink data is allocated to multiple resource... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110019647 - Communication service handover system, communication device and communication service handover method: To achieve communication service handover in which a communication service used by a user by a certain device can be continuously used by another device, without adding functions on a network side. The system at least has: a service providing means for providing user with service; a move management means... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110019639 - Enterprise level management in a multi-femtocell network: Aspects of a method and system for enterprise level management in a multi-femtocell network are provided. In this regard, one or more endpoint devices may receive traffic management information from a hybrid network controller for enabling handoff of calls and/or communication sessions among femtocells and/or access points. The received traffic... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019642 - Handover controlling method, radio base station, and mobile station: A radio base station (200A) according to the present invention includes: a radio related information retainer unit (206) configured to retain radio related information on connection between a mobile station (100) and the radio base station (200A); a handover request signal generator/transmitter unit (208) configured to transmit a handover request... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110019643 - Method and apparatus for handover in a mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for minimizing data forwarding between Evolved Node Bs (ENBs) during handover. A User Equipment (UE) sends a status report for RLC PDUs that have suffered a change in status, to an ENB of a source cell immediately before handover occurs, thus preventing RLC PDUs which have... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20110019644 - Method for switching session of user equipment in wireless communication system and system employing the same: A system and method for switching a session of a User Equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system are provided. According to the method, if the UE performs a handover from a macro base station of a macro cell to a femto base station of a femto cell, a femto... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110019645 - Method of exchanging message and devices in wireless network: A method of exchanging messages at a device in a wireless network comprises transmitting a change request message for requesting a change of a beacon position among configuration parameters of the wireless network to a coordinator; and receiving a response message in response to the request message from the coordinator.... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110019646 - Method of exchanging message and devices in wireless network: A method of exchanging messages at a device in a wireless network comprises transmitting a change request message for requesting a change of a beacon position among configuration parameters of the wireless network to a coordinator; and receiving a response message in response to the request message from the coordinator.... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110019640 - Mobile node, take-over point of attachment and handover method thereof for use in a heterogeneous wireless network system: A mobile node (MN), a take-over point of attachment (PoA) and handover methods thereof for use in a heterogeneous wireless network system are provided. The heterogeneous wireless network system comprises a gateway, a first wireless network and a second wireless network which is heterogeneous to the first wireless network. The... Agent: Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen, P.A.
20110019641 - Mobile node, wimax base station, wi-fi access point and handover method thereof for use in a heterogeneous wireless network system: A mobile node (MN), a WiMAX base station (BS), a Wi-Fi access point (AP) and a handover method therefore, for use in a heterogeneous wireless network system, are provided. The heterogeneous wireless network system comprises a gateway. The WiMAX BS and the Wi-Fi AP can interchange messages with each other... Agent: David H Beam
20110019638 - Scrambling code allocation and hand-in for wireless network radio access points: Techniques are provided herein to allow more than a fixed number of radio access point devices to be deployed within a macro cell. At a controller apparatus, a registration request is received from a radio access point device configured to operate in a wireless network to serve one or more... Agent: Edell, Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110019648 - Method for switching radio resource control state, base station, and user equipment: The present invention provides: a method for switching an RRC state; an eNB; and a UE. The eNB (104) of the present invention includes: a sending/receiving unit (1040) for carrying out data communication with one or more MBMS•UEs in a cell; a calculation unit (1042) for calculating the number of... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019649 - Methods and systems for mobile station location determination in wimax: Certain embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques for determining and communicating the location of a mobile station within a wireless communication system.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110019654 - Method and apparatus for use in a communications network: A method is provided of enabling access for a terminal (12-1) to a remote network (60) via a mobile network (40). A first connectivity service function (30) is provided as part of the mobile network (40). A second connectivity service function (20) is provided as part of the remote network... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110019650 - Methods and apparatus for optimization of device capability exchange in a network: Methods and apparatus for optimizing the exchange of capabilities or other request messages across a network. In an exemplary embodiment, IMS architecture is disclosed which leverages the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) to optimize the exchange of capabilities of various user equipment (UE) client devices present on a network. The IMS... Agent: Gazdzinski & Associates, P.C.
20110019651 - Mobile router stack: A wireless mobile router stack (400) includes a plurality of network controllers (142) communicating over a local area network. Each network controller includes a CPU (222), with and one or more local area network interface devices (146, 148, 333, 360) and one or more cellular network interface devices (202, 204,... Agent: Edward L. Kelley Dba Invention Management Associates
20110019652 - Mobile spectrum sharing with integrated wifi: Methods and systems are disclosed for realizing MBRI networks and network devices using commercial off-the-shelf components (e.g., chipsets) conforming to the 802.11 networking standards. In particular, a physical layer is provided at or below the medium access control layer that adapts the lowest level of a hardware chipset to the... Agent: Strategic Patents P.C..
20110019653 - Scanning method in wireless system: A scanning method in a wireless local area network (WLAN), a station supporting the scanning method, and a new type of interworking information element format including information about a distribution system (DS) are disclosed. In the scanning method, information about a DS is included in a beacon frame or a... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019656 - Advanced signal processors for interference cancellation in baseband receivers: An interference canceller comprises a composite interference vector (CIV) generator configured to produce a CIV by combining soft and/or hard estimates of interference, an interference-cancelling operator configured for generating a soft projection operator, and a soft-projection canceller configured for performing a soft projection of the received baseband signal to output... Agent: Barcelo, Harrison & Walker, LLP
20110019657 - Method and arrangement for adjusting time alignment of a sampled data stream: A method of adjusting time alignment of a sampled data stream is disclosed. The method comprises transferring the sampled data stream from a baseband subsystem to a digital interface, transferring the sampled data stream from the digital interface to a digital radio comprising a pulse shaping filter modulator, modulating the... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110019655 - Method for fast transmission type selection in wcdma umts: In accordance with the exemplary embodiments of the invention there is disclosed a method, apparatus, and executable computer program for receiving information including preamble scrambling codes associated with transmission types in a random access procedure, selecting an appropriate preamble scrambling code based on the received information, and placing the selected... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110019658 - Communication apparatus, distortion-compensating circuit, and distortion compensation method: A transmission circuit sends a transmission signal from a signal-processing unit to a port. A reception circuit sends a received signal from a port to the signal-processing unit. A waveform monitor, by monitoring the waveform of the transmission signal that is sent to the port from the transmission circuit, generates... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110019659 - Method and device for service time division multiplexing: A method and device for service time division multiplexing as well as a method and a device for transmitting service are disclosed. The method for service time division multiplexing includes: selecting a part or all of radio frames in one time unit as specific radio frames; and selecting a part... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110019664 - Emergency alert for voice over internet protocol (voip): A voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) positioning center (VPC) is implemented in configuration with support from a text-to-voice module, emergency routing database, and VoIP switching points (VSPs) to allow a public safety access point (PSAP) or other emergency center to effectively communicate the nature of an emergency alert notification and... Agent: Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC 7th Floor
20110019661 - Method and apparatus resolving enum data collisions: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a telephone Number Mapping (ENUM) system having a subsystem to monitor one or more operations of the ENUM system, determine if ENUM data packets that are received are one of provisioning packets or query packets, send the... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Hfz Attn. Patent Docketing
20110019662 - Method for downloading and using a communication application through a web browser: A method of enabling communication over a network by maintaining a server on a network and receiving a request at the server from a user of a communication device. In response to the request, a communication application is downloading over the network to the communication device. The communication application enabling... Agent: Beyer Law Group LLP / Rebelvox
20110019665 - Method of terminating a call and voice-over-ip terminal: A method of terminating a call is used by a voice over IP terminal (3A, 3B) registered with an IP network core (2) and comprises a step of detecting the terminal (3A, 3B) hanging up during the call, a step of sending a device of the IP network core (2)... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP
20110019663 - Method, system and gateway for supplying intelligent service: An intelligent service system and method are provided. The method includes: receiving a calling information transmitted by a switching device through an Internet-protocol-based call control protocol and which carries the identification information of the service control function requested by the call as well as the identification information of the call;... Agent: Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd (for Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd)
20110019660 - Plug and play provisioning of voice over ip network devices: Techniques are provided for sending from a client in a network device a request message configured to request configuration parameters to allow the network device to operate as a source or destination node for packet switched network telephony activity. In response to receiving the request message, sending the configuration parameters... Agent: Edell, Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110019666 - Strict-sense minimal spanning switch non-blocking architecture: The present invention discloses an apparatus to implement a m=n Non-Blocking Minimal Spanning Switch, where n=the total number of data input signals and m=the total number of data output signals and m=the number of crossbar connections in each switch. Data is input to the switch as a plurality of frames,... Agent: Avalon Microelectronics, Inc. Attn: Intellectual Property
20110019669 - Method and system for dynamic routing and/or switching in a network: Communication devices may determine routes for packets based on packet marking, routing parameters and/or costs associated with routes. A route may be selected and the packets may be communicated via the selected route. The parameters may comprise service class, real time compression, packet preemption, quality measurements, tier bypass and/or power... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019668 - Method and system for packet preemption via packet rescheduling: Link partners coupled via an Ethernet link comprise memory buffers and/or PHY devices and the memory buffers may be operable to buffer packets that are pending delivery via the PHY devices. Latency requirements may be determined by inspecting OSI layer 2 or higher OSI layer information. Markings within packets may... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019667 - Packet classification: Apparatuses, methods, and other embodiments associated with packet identification are described. One example apparatus includes a packet selection logic to identify packets associated with a data stream. The example apparatus may also include a set of packet classification logics. A packet classification logic may generate a signal as a function... Agent: Patterson & Sheridan, LLP/cisc
20110019670 - System and method for local packet transport services within distributed routers: A system and method for routing packets within a router having a plurality of loosely-coupled route processors, including a first route processor, and a line card operably coupled to the plurality of distributed-route-processors. Each route processor includes an internal forwarding information base (IFIB). Each IFIB includes information that is used... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
20110019673 - Multicast traffic management in a network interface: A method for filtering in a network interface of a computer system multicast packets in a manner that reduces or obviates altogether the processing of unwanted multicast packets by the processing unit of the computer system. Filtering in the network interface is accomplished by the network interface accessing multicast traffic... Agent: Berenbaum Weinshienk PC
20110019671 - Partitioned forwarding of packets originated on a broadcast link among layer 2 forwarding devices of different adjacency networks: The designated forwarding device functionality for forwarding of packets originated on a broadcast link among layer 2 is shared among multiple forwarding devices of different adjacency networks. As these networks do not form adjacencies, the forwarding devices do not natively participate in a same spanning tree for determining how to... Agent: The Law Office Of Kirk D. Williams
20110019672 - System and method for assigning information categories to multicast groups: A system and method for determining an efficient assignment of information categories to multicast addresses is described. In one embodiment, the assignment takes into account the overlapping info cation needs of the subscriber nodes and the network bandwidth that will be consumed in the dissemination of each information category based... Agent: Telcordia Technologies, Inc.
20110019674 - End-to-end inter-domain routing: According to a first aspect of the present invention there is provided a method of constructing an end-to-end routing path across multiple packet switched domains. The method comprises generating a domains topology identifying all possible domains, the border elements of those domains and the inter-domain links. When a request is... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110019675 - Method and core network node for establishing a connection through a core network: A method and core network node for establishing a connection between a first access node and a second access node. The first access node sends to a first core network node, a connection establishment request that includes a set of framing protocol parameters for the framing of information to be... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110019676 - Extended subnets: m
20110019677 - Limiting of network device resources responsive to ipv6 originating entity identification: Methods, apparatus, computer-storage media, mechanisms, and means associated therewith are used to limit network device resources based on the identification of the Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) originating entity (e.g., subscriber of a network carrier). As an IPv6 originating entity will typically be assigned 264 or more valid IPv6 addresses,... Agent: The Law Office Of Kirk D. Williams
20110019680 - Method, apparatus and system for applying relations between package base and extension: A method, an apparatus, and a system for applying relations between a package base and a package extension are disclosed herein. The method includes: A Media Gateway Controller (MGC) delivers an audit command request to a Media Gateway (MG), where the audit command request carries a package extension information property... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110019683 - Method, apparatus and system for managing routes: The present invention discloses a method, an apparatus, and a system for managing routes, enables the MG to implement routing functions in the network communications field, and facilitates the operations on the routing table in the MG. A route context stores route records, and the MG searches for a route... Agent: Huawei/bhgl
20110019682 - Method, media gateway and media gateway controller for maintaining nat address mapping table: A method for maintaining a Network Address Translation (NAT) address mapping table, a Media Gateway (MG) and a Media Gateway Controller (MGC) are disclosed herein. The method for maintaining the NAT address mapping table includes: the MG creates a NAT address mapping table context as instructed by a MGC, where... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110019681 - Methods and systems for carrying synchronization over ethernet and optical transport network: The present disclosure relates to carrying synchronization through Ethernet, Optical Transport Network (OTN), and other asynchronous protocols. In one exemplary embodiment, timing markers or symbols are used in packets to enable a downstream device to recover timing based upon a time differential between markers or symbols. Advantageously, enabling Ethernet, OTN,... Agent: Clements Bernard PLLC
20110019684 - Multimedia content sharing via audio-video communication: A communications system sets up a multimedia session between two terminals (STBA, SVB) each connected to a home gateway (GWA, GWB), these gateways being connected to each other by a telecommunications network (R). At least a first of these gateways (GWB), using the signaling protocol of a Voice over IP... Agent: Cohen, Pontani, Lieberman & Pavane LLP
20110019679 - Network relay apparatus: The network relay apparatus is provided. The network relay apparatus includes: multiple ports, each being provided to send and receive a frame to and from one of multiple external devices; and a frame processor configured to perform flooding, in order to relay a received frame that is received via one... Agent: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP
20110019678 - Routing frames in a shortest path computer network for a multi-homed legacy bridge node: Methods, apparatus, and products for routing frames in a shortest path computer network for a multi-homed legacy bridge, wherein the network includes a plurality of bridges. At least two of the plurality of bridges operate as edge bridges through which the frames ingress and egress the network. A first edge... Agent: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP
20110019685 - Method and system for packet preemption for low latency: Latency requirements for Ethernet link partners comprising PHY devices and memory buffers, may be determined for packets pending transmission. Transmission may be interrupted for a first packet having greater latency than a second packet, and the second packet may be transmitted. The second packet may be interrupted for transmission of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019686 - Path selection procedure in mesh network and format of path request frame therefor: A method for selecting a transmission path from a source mesh point (MP) to a destination MP in a mesh network is provided. The source MP broadcasts a frame comprising a path request (PREQ) element. According to a power management state of an intermediate MP that receives the frame, the... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110019687 - Dual mode map messages in g.hn: A method for a central coordinator of a network includes transmitting an active media access plan (MAP) using at least a regional mask and a bit allocation table (BAT) associated with the regional mask and transmitting a default MAP using only a permanent mask and a BAT associated with the... Agent: Daniel J Swirsky
20110019688 - Forward channel sharing method in time division communication system: A method for realizing forward channel sharing in time division communication system, which completes group configuration at the cluster control service center server and modifies the attributes of all the users to enable the users to support multi-user packet MUP service, including: (a) the cluster user initiates a group call;... Agent: Stevens Law Group
20110019689 - Method and system for associating physical link partners using a layer two mechanism: A network device and an adjacent network device may autonegotiate for utilization of an OSI layer 2 protocol for exchanging control information. The network device may generate and/or communicate to the adjacent network device, Ethernet frames comprising the control information based on the OSI layer 2 protocol. OSI layer 2... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110019690 - System and method for improving the file transmission reliability: The present invention concerns a method at a file server for sending more than one file to more than one receiver, comprising the steps of aggregating the files into a container, splitting the container into more than one packet, and transmitting the more than one packet to the more than... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110019691 - Exchange mechanisms for digital information packages with bandwidth securitization, multichannel digital watermarks, and key management: Responsibility can be established for specific copies or instances of copies of digitized multimedia content using digital watermarks. Management and distribution of digital watermark keys (e.g., private, semiprivate and public) and the extension of information associated with such keys is implemented to create a mechanism for the securitization of multimedia... Agent: NeifeldIPLaw, PC
20110019692 - Resource allocation in peer-to-peer streaming: A system for resource allocation in peer to peer streaming includes steps of: inferring global properties of a neighborhood made up of peer nodes, wherein the global properties are inferred from a summarization of information obtained locally at each peer node; allocating resources for each peer node to its neighbor... Agent: Michael Buchenhorner, P.A.
20110019693 - Adaptive network system with online learning and autonomous cross-layer optimization for delay-sensitive applications: A network system providing highly reliable transmission quality for delay-sensitive applications with online learning and cross-layer optimization is disclosed. Each protocol layer is deployed to select its own optimization strategies, and cooperates with other layers to maximize the overall utility. This framework adheres to defined layered network architecture, allows layers... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20110019694 - Preamble generation method for random access in a wireless communication system: A method for generating a preamble for a random access in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes: dividing a preamble sequence into sequence subsets each corresponding to each of a plurality of antennas; and generating a preamble by using the sequence subsets corresponding to each of the... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
20110019695 - Wireless communication apparatus, header compression method thereof, and header decompression method thereof: Wireless communication apparatuses, header compression methods thereof, and header decompression method thereof are provided. The header compression method enables the transceiver to establish a tunnel for a user equipment, enables the processing unit to receive a first packet, enables the processing unit to generate a second packet comprising an outer... Agent: Skaar Ulbrich Macari, P.A.
20110019696 - Mmse method and system: A method for reducing complexity of MMSE computations in a receiver, by which an MMSE matrix is computed once per pre-defined group of sub-carriers and then the sub-carrier MMSE matrix for other sub-carriers in that group is computed by phase shifts per column combined with phase shifts per row of... Agent: Deborah A. Gador
20110019697 - Sc-fdma transmission device and sc-fdma transmission signal formation method: It is possible to provide an SC-FDMA transmission device and an SC-FDMA transmission signal formation method which improve the transmission efficiency of the SC-FDMA transmission signal. The SC-FDMA transmission device (100) performs the discrete Fourier transform process on a primary modulation signal sequence formed by N primary modulation symbols to... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110019698 - Clock synchronization system, method, and apparatus for communication: When the synchronization information, transmitted from a synchronization information output unit of a clock master side device, is detected by a synchronization information detection unit, the clock slave side device associates the synchronization information with the timestamp information at the time of detection of the synchronization information. Based on the... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110019699 - Method and system for precise-clock synchronization, and device for precise-clock frequency/time synchronization: A precise-clock synchronization method and system and a precise-clock frequency/time synchronization device are provided. In the embodiments of the present invention, two time stamp engines are provided at a slave clock side. A relative time stamp engine provides a relative arrival time stamp. An absolute time stamp engine provides an... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Conley Rose, P.C.01/20/2011 > 148 patent applications in 53 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110013504 - Method for optimized reference signal downlink transmission in a wireless communication system: A method and system optimizes the transmission of a downlink reference signal (DLRS) in a wireless communication system that uses orthogonal division multiple access (OFDMA) for the downlink. Each Node-B (base station) is capable of transmitting the DLRS reference symbols in different subframes of the OFDM radio frame and changing... Agent: Thomas R. Berthold
20110013506 - Base station apparatus and communication control method: A base station apparatus capable of communicating with a user equipment terminal using a downlink shared channel is disclosed. The base station apparatus includes a user selection unit selecting a user equipment terminal to which radio resources are to be allocated, the selection being based on whether there is a... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110013505 - High dimension signaling using orthogonal waveform division multiplex: A communications system (100) includes a segmenter (204) for dividing a plurality of bits into a first segment and a second segment and a symbol mapper (208) for generating a plurality of symbols based on the first segment. The system also includes a co-set selector (214) for selecting a plurality... Agent: Harris Corporation C/o Fox Rothschild, LLP
20110013507 - Smart protection escalation mechanism prevention: Techniques are provided for detecting at a controller associated with a physical layer of a network an occurrence of a failure within the physical layer of the network. In response to detecting the failure, the controller sends messages to at least first and second nodes in a transport layer of... Agent: Edell, Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110013508 - Non-stop forwarding in a multi-chassis router: State information is synchronized between a plurality of routing engines in a multi-chassis router according to a synchronization gradient. An example multi-chassis router is described that includes a primary routing engine and a standby routing engine in each chassis. According to the synchronization gradient, the primary routing engine of a... Agent: Shumaker & Sieffert, P.a
20110013509 - Network node and method for establishing network path and sending data: The disclosure relates to the mesh network technology, and in particular, to a network node and a method for establishing a path and transmitting data. A method for establishing a network path is provided in an embodiment of the present invention. The method includes: receiving a gateway notification forwarded by... Agent: Huawei/bhgl
20110013510 - System and method for providing a stable and tamper proof communication between a vehicle, a vehicle related unit, and a remote system: Systems and methods for providing a stable communication between a vehicle's on-board connectivity layer include at least one vehicle located communication node and at least one vehicle associatable communication node, and an off-board connectivity layer including at least one remote system located communication node, wherein each communication node communicates with... Agent: Wrb-ip LLP
20110013511 - End-to-end pattern classification based congestion detection using svm: Because packets dropped due to network congestion cannot reach the intended receiver whereas corrupted packets can still be received, the reception status of multiple packets is different for congested and non-congested paths. This difference reflects a spatial variation in the received data stream that is indicative of congestion. Network congestion... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110013512 - Transmission control protocol (tcp) congestion control using transmission delay components: According to the present disclosure, methods and apparatus are provided to improve the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) for data such as delay sensitive or bursty data. A maximum send window is adjusted using forward queuing delay and maximum bandwidth parameters. Reverse queuing delay and the number of packets drops are... Agent: Patterson & Sheridan, LLP/cisc
20110013514 - Device and method for adaptation of target rate of video signals: A device, system, and method for adapting a current target rate of a video signal (VS) transmitted from a video provider (32) to a video receiver (10). The method includes receiving the video signal (VS) at the video receiver (10), measuring at the video receiver (10) at least an indicator... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110013515 - Method for accelerating the activation of a mbms service: The invention relates to a method for accelerating the activation of a MBMS service distributed by a service provider to a plurality of user equipments UEs in the form of MBMS data packets, MBMS data packet, comprising each, compressed header information and a payload, characterized by:—creating a specific MBMS service... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110013513 - Wi-fi quality of service signaling: The transmission of signaling frames in a QoS system may be prioritized over the transmission of content frames carrying time-sensitive information. The signaling frames and the content frames may belong to a single communication session. Alternatively, the signaling frames may belong to a different communication session than the content frames.... Agent: Integral Intellectual Property Inc./rim
20110013516 - Control of background data transfers: Control of background data transfers is described. In an embodiment, a background data transfer is controlled at a receiver node by measuring a time period taken to receive from a sender node a data sequence of the same size as a receive window. The time period is used to evaluate... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC
20110013518 - Demand-based distribution of internet protocol forwarding information with a router: Systems and methods are described that reduce the amount of forwarding table state on components within routers. This is performed by having a router line card generate a prefix-request message to its central processor which contains a full routing table. Line cards only populate their forwarding tables for packets needed... Agent: Mr. John Etchells At&t Corp.
20110013517 - System and method for providing lower-layer path validation for higher-layer autonomous systems: An approach is provided for validating lower layer paths for higher layer networks. A request for path cost information is generated relating to a path traversing a first autonomous system and a second autonomous system, wherein each of the autonomous systems utilizes different cost metrics. The path cost information is... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20110013519 - Parallel packet processor with session active checker: There are disclosed an apparatus, process, and computer readable storage media for processing received packets. The apparatus may include a plurality of packet processors. A session active checker may identify a session associated with a first received packet and may determine if any other packet belonging to the identified session... Agent: SocalIPLaw Group LLP
20110013522 - Communication system: A communication system is provided, as one aspect, which includes a communication line and a plurality of nodes connected to the communication line, and has a network which is activated based on specific signals sent from two nodes of the plurality of nodes to the communication line. The system includes:... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110013520 - Dynamic probe architecture: Systems, methods and other embodiments associated with dynamic probe generation are described. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes generation logic to dynamically generate a probe configured to identify a status associated with an event occurring in a network device, a path between network devices, and/or a location in an encapsulation... Agent: Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, LLP
20110013523 - Interference-overload-indicator generating device, and method of generating interference overload indicator: The present invention reduces a signaling size of an interference overload indicator. A base station includes an interference-overload-indicator generation control sub-system (1000), an interference-overload-indicator generation sub-system (2000), and a transmitting/receiving sub-system (3000). The interference-overload-indicator generation control sub-system (1000) judges whether or not a condition to initiate interference indicator generation is... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013521 - Locating a fault in a communications network: A method for locating a fault in a communications network includes modifying the time-to-live (TTL) value in an Internet Protocol header of a data packet and transmitting the data packet through the communications network. The method continues with receiving a TTL-exceeded message from a routing element in the communications network... Agent: Hewlett-packard Company Intellectual Property Administration
20110013524 - Trained data transmission for communication systems: Various embodiments are described for a trained data transmission for communication systems.... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global
20110013533 - Adaptive communication management to accommodate hidden terminal conditions: A method for use in an access point includes managing communication, based on an associated set of communication parameters, between a first client wireless transceiver and the packet switched backbone network, and between a second client wireless transceiver and the packet switched backbone network. A hidden terminal condition is identified,... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20110013525 - Indirect measurement methodology to infer routing changes using statistics of flow arrival processes: Statistical methods are used to observe packet flow arrival processes and to infer routing changes from those observations. Packet flow arrivals are monitored using NetFlow or another packet flow monitoring arrangement. Packet flow arrivals are quantified by counting arrivals per unit time, or by measuring an inter-arrival time between flows.... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Canavan
20110013531 - Low reuse preamble: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate cell search and detection in high interference situations. Heterogeneous network can include a plurality of unplanned femtocell deployments, which can prevent macrocellular UEs from acquiring macrocells. A base station within the network can transmit a low reuse preamble that includes system information, wherein... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013530 - Method and apparatus for providing detection of a compatible network: An approach is provided for searching and detecting cells. System synchronization sequences are detected. An information block on a control channel of one of a plurality of networks is decoded, in response to the detected synchronization sequences. The synchronization sequences are independent of the networks. The information block includes a... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110013535 - Method and apparatus for soliciting connectivity from wireless data networks: According to the embodiments of the techniques of this application, a wireless data device or other data node sends solicitation messages periodically to a wireless gateway, such as a PDSN, when there is no data traffic between the wireless data device and a wireless data network. Each solicitation message resets... Agent: Moffat-rim
20110013529 - Method and device for processing access of user terminals in fixed access networks: Improvements are made to an access control equipment, a user-side equipment, and a user terminal through this invention. Wherein, the access control equipment obtains the resource condition of the link between itself and the user-side equipment, and provides it to each user terminal via the user-side equipment, for the convenience... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20110013528 - Method for providing presence and location information of mobiles in a wireless network: In one embodiment, the method includes collecting, at the base station, presence information for each of the plurality of mobile devices, respectively. Location information is collected at the base station for each of the plurality of mobile devices, respectively. Integrated information is generated at the base station for each of... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20110013532 - Method for wireless communication system and device using the same: A method, for determining a first amount of a plurality of high-throughput long training fields within a packet in a wireless communication system, includes determining a second amount of a plurality of space time streams needed by the wireless communication system transmitting the packet, and setting the first amount to... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013534 - Receiver having integrated spectral analysis capability: A method of managing traffic in a communications channel includes the steps of receiving a subscriber ID corresponding to a subscriber, performing a spectral analysis on a signal received from the subscriber within a time interval identified by the subscriber ID, and adjusting transmission characteristics of the subscriber based on... Agent: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.l.l.c.
20110013536 - Side information bits of ack and nack bits in multiple ack/nack transmission: Methods and apparatus for generating, transmitting, and processing error control information in a wireless communication system are disclosed. The error control information is designed so that the probability of a NACK-to-ACK error in transmission is lower than the probability for an ACK-to-NACK error. Multiple ACK/NACK bits are transmitted along with... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110013526 - Slot adaptation in a wireless dynamic tdma network with reservations: One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for performing wireless slot adaptation with reservations in a time division multiple access (TDMA) network where time is divided into time slots in repeated frames. During operation, the system receives a vector from a neighbor node, wherein a respective element in... Agent: Pvf -- Parc C/o Park, Vaughan & Fleming LLP
20110013527 - System and method for deep packet inspection: IP networks carry packets that consist of headers and payloads. Typical traffic analysis systems at layer 3 process packet headers in order to obtain as much information about the traffic as possible. However, performing of deep packet analysis requires the processing of packet payloads as well. Another important requirement of... Agent: Venable LLP
20110013537 - Concurrency method for forecasting impact of speed tiers on consumption: A forecast model processes performance data from a site, e.g., a cable modem termination system (CMTS), to obtain a set of concurrency equations for existing speed tiers that is based on an observed subscriber bandwidth for the site. A new set of concurrency equations is obtained for new speed tiers... Agent: Banner & Witcoff , Ltd Attorneys For Client Number 007412
20110013538 - Methods and devices for estimating a level of use of a communication network and for adapting a level of subscription to multicast sessions: The invention in particular concerns a method and a device for estimating a level of use of a communication network linking a server and at least one client, said communication network being used to transmit a data stream at a transmission rate corresponding to the temporal frequency of said data... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
20110013540 - Discovery technique for physical media interface aggregation: Various discovery techniques are described for physical media interface aggregation.... Agent: Kacvinsky Daisak PLLC
20110013539 - System and method for managing internetwork communications among a plurality of networks: A system for managing internetwork communications among a plurality of networks includes: (a) a plurality of edge network nodes; each respective edge network node being coupled to manage internetwork communications between a respective own network and other networks of the plurality of networks than the respective own network; and (b)... Agent: Law Office Of Donald D. Mondul
20110013541 - Voice over internet protocol (voip) location based 911 conferencing: Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) emergency calls to an Emergency Response Center (ERC) are handled through a VoIP conference bridge on a VoIP service provider's soft switch. The soft switch works with a VoIP positioning center (VPC) to obtain location information, which is compared against a PSAP database to find... Agent: Manelli Denison & Selter PLLC,
20110013542 - Method and base station for allocating dedicated random access resource: The present invention discloses a method and a base station for allocating the dedicated random access resource. In the method, first, the base station allocates the dedicated random access preamble to the user equipment (UE), and allocates the predetermined physical random access channel (PRACH) to which the dedicated random access... Agent: Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
20110013543 - Apparatus and method for performing communication using frame structure supporting h-fdd operation: A method for performing communication using a frame structure that supports a half-frequency division duplex (H-FDD) operation and a device using the same are disclosed. A base station performs resource allocation scheduling to support H-FDD user equipment operation in a mobile communication system. For example, the base station allocates first,... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013544 - Systems and methods for facsimile echo cancellation: The present invention is related to methods and systems for reducing or canceling echoes during fax communications. In an embodiment, during a fax call, a first fax signal from a first fax device intended for a second fax device is detected. Based at least in part on detecting the first... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110013546 - Method for sending a sounding reference signal of uplink channel in a time division duplex system: A method for sending a sounding reference signal (SRS) of uplink channel in a time division duplex system is provided, a terminal calculates the parameters of the resource for sending an SRS in an uplink pilot time slot (UpPTS) according to the configuration information related to the sounding reference signal... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20110013545 - Tdd communication apparatus and operation method thereof: A Time Division Duplex (TDD) communication apparatus and an operation method thereof can provide operation clock signals in the transmission and reception of the TDD communication apparatus using a Clock Recovery & Data Retiming (CDR) circuit, thereby stabilizing an operation without any crystal oscillator and reducing the power consumption. In... Agent: Ampacc Law Group, PLLC
20110013547 - Method of generating preamble sequence for wireless communication system and device thereof: A method of generating preamble sequence for a wireless communication system includes generating a frequency-domain preamble sequence related to a packet, transforming the frequency-domain preamble sequence into a first time-domain preamble sequence, performing a cyclic shift delaying process on the first time-domain preamble sequence for generating a second time-domain preamble... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013548 - Power management for multi-carrier transmission: A method of power management for a mobile station in a multi-carrier wireless network is provided. A primary connection between the mobile station and a serving base station is first established by performing initial ranging over a primary radio frequency (RF) carrier. A secondary connection between the mobile station and... Agent: Imperium Patent Works
20110013549 - Device for selection of bearer channel type for broadcasting contents to communication terminals: A device (D1, D2) is dedicated to selection of a type of bearer channel for broadcasting contents between a service platform (PS) adapted to set up point-to-point and point-to-multipoint type bearer channels and a terminal (UE), each content being associated with at least one set of broadcast parameters defining at... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110013550 - Method of handling multimedia broadcast multicast service data reception on multiple component carriers: A method of handling multimedia broadcast multicast service (MBMS) data reception on multiple component carriers for a mobile device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The mobile device has a maximum component carrier capability indicating the maximum number of component carriers accessible for the mobile device. The method comprises... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013551 - Network relay apparatus: The network relay apparatus is provided. The network relay apparatus includes: a relay apparatus selector configured to, in response to direct or indirect reception of a join request for a preset multicast group from an external device connecting with the network, refer to information for identifying respective network relay apparatuses... Agent: Foley And Lardner LLP Suite 500
20110013554 - Apparatus and method for allocation of subframes on a mixed carrier: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for allocating subframes of a mixed carrier. In one aspect, there is provided a method. The method may include allocating subframes within radio frames transmitted to a user element. Moreover, the method may include transmitting, to the user element, a message... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110013553 - Mobile network device multi-link optimizations: Methods and apparatus for performing optimizations for a mobile network device such as a Mobile Node or Mobile Router supporting multiple links to a Home Agent (or Correspondent Node in a Mobile IPv6 environment) are disclosed. During the registration process, link characteristics are transmitted in the registration request. From the... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP
20110013552 - System, methods, and apparatus for bidirectional relaying in wireless communications systems: In one embodiment, a method of wireless communication includes transmitting a first data packet from a user end during a first subframe of a radio frame. A second data packet is transmitted from a base station during a second subframe of the radio frame. A single data packet is received... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110013561 - Apparatus and method for adjusting transmission power of communication system: The present invention provides a method for adjusting transmission power of a communication system having a first terminal and a second terminal. In accordance with a preferred embodiment, the method comprises steps of: (a) repeatedly transmitting a detecting packet from the first terminal to the second terminal by sequentially using... Agent: Bever Hoffman & Harms, LLP 901 Campisi Way
20110013560 - Broadcast signaling l1 overload indication: Devices and methods are provided for implementing an over-the-air (OTA) broadcast of an overload indication to reduce interference levels at neighboring node(s). In one embodiment, the method involves receiving the OTA broadcast of the overload indication from a neighboring node. The method further involves performing transmit power control based upon... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013563 - Communicating a feedback data structure containing information identifying coding to be applied on wirelessly communicated signaling: To perform wireless communications in a closed loop multiple input, multiple output (MIMO) system, a feedback data structure is communicated over a wireless channel between a first wireless node and a second wireless node, where the feedback data structure contains indicators identifying coding to be applied by the second wireless... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20110013566 - Communication method, communication system, mobile node, access router: Disclosed is a technique to reduce the number of messages to register mobile node position information with a home agent when a mobile node roams into a foreign network domain having a roaming relationship with a home network domain. Upon reception of network information 40, when the network information 40... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110013565 - Communication system, base station, mobile station, retransmission control method, and retransmission program: A communication system which can immediately retransmit data under a condition that it cannot specify number of retransmissions, characterizing in that a mobile station comprises a first transmission unit for transmitting the data through a first physical channel, a first reception unit for receiving a decoded result through a second... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110013556 - Interferer region identification using image processing: Demodulation and interference parameter estimation in an OFDM receiver is improved by identifying regions, in a two-dimensional array of time-frequency transmission positions, having related interference parameters, such as resulting from the same pre-coding scheme, transmission rank, transmitting antennas, and the like. An interference measure is estimated for each of a... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110013567 - Method and a transceiver for reducing retransmissions in a telecommunications system: The present invention relates to a method and to a transceiver (100) of a telecommunications system capable in exchanging protocol data units (PDUs) with another transceiver(s). Each PDU being identified using a sequence number. The transceiver, according to the present invention, is arranged to receive from the other transceiver a... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110013562 - Method and apparatus for providing mobility to a mobile node: The present invention relates to a method for providing mobility to a mobile node capable packet based communication within a communications system via an access point. The method uses a signed session information package for allowing the mobile node to provide a further access point with information relating to the... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110013564 - Mobile station and method for interworking with base station compatible with first and second protocols: This invention provides a Mobile Station (MS) interworking with a Base Station (BS) which is compatible with a first protocol and a second protocol, the MS comprising: a synchronizing unit for synchronizing with the BS; a broadcast information obtaining unit for obtaining first protocol broadcast information from the BS; an... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110013557 - Mobility plane architecture for telecommunications system: In a telecommunications system (20) a transport network (26) for connecting a wireless access network (22) to a backbone network (24), an example embodiment of an overlay mobile network (40) comprises a point-to-multipoint tunnel having tunnel segments formed in a tree topology and being configured to direct traffic to a... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110013558 - Reducing processing resources incurred by a user interface: A method, program and apparatus for limiting processing resources incurred due to refreshing a user interface of a first terminal. The method comprises: at a first terminal, receiving a plurality of event indications which indicate respective events, each of the event indications being received at a different time; and based... Agent: Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C.
20110013555 - Use of a wireless circuit-switched connections for transferring information requiring real-time operation of packet-switched multimedia services: A system includes a terminal, a wireless access network, a multimedia core network and a network device, which connects the wireless access network to the multimedia core network, expanded location updating to the registration procedure of the multimedia core network, and performs double registration of the user to the multimedia... Agent: Perman & Green, LLP
20110013559 - Wireless communication via a tunnel through a serving access network: Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for wireless communication with a non-serving access network via a tunnel through a serving access network. The method includes establishing a tunnel through a serving network to a target network independent of a handoff. The method then provides for communicating via the tunnel... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc
20110013570 - Assigning channels to users in wireless networks that incorporate multi-user detection (mud): Statistics are collected for each network user, including signal bandwidth (BW), required receive power (RRP) for decoding a user signal, and available transmit margin (ATM). Users are ordered by BW from greatest to smallest. Users with a greatest BW are then ordered by ATM from lowest to highest, and divided... Agent: Bae Systems
20110013580 - Communication method and a base station apparatus using the method: One objective of the present invention is to reduce influence to EDCHs even in case of an error occurring in one ECCH. In order to achieve this objective, the present invention provides a base station apparatus, in which frames formed with a plurality of channels are continuously arranged, the base... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20110013571 - Communication system, communication device, program and communication control method: There is provided a communication system comprising: a first communication device that senses a communication environment surrounding the first communication device; a second communication device that acquires sensed data sensed by the first communication device; and a third communication device that determines availability of usage of a second communication service... Agent: Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
20110013568 - Frequency allocation in femtocells of wireless networks: Frequencies are allocated in a wireless network, wherein the network includes a set of macrocells and a set of femtocells, and wherein each macrocell includes a base station (BS) and each femtocell includes a femtocell base station. A frequency spectrum is assigned to the network. The frequency spectrum is partitioned... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Inc.
20110013582 - Interference-overload-indicator generating device, and method of generating interference overload indicator: The present invention provides an interference-overload-indicator generating device, a method of generating an interference overload indicator, an interference-overload-indicator generation controller, a method of controlling interference-overload-indicator generation, and a method of indicating interference overload, and a base station utilizing these methods, each of which is used in an uplink FDMA cellular... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013577 - Method and network device for controlling user equipment access in multi-frequency system: A method for controlling user equipment (UE) access in a multi-frequency system in the field of communication is provided. The method includes the following steps. A network side receives an access preamble sent by a UE on one frequency. When the network side determines that the UE needs to access... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110013581 - Method for channel allocating in wireless access system: A method for allocating uplink and downlink physical channels to improve throughput of a wireless access system is disclosed. A method for allocating channels to optimize a wireless access system which supports radio frequencies comprises configuring one or more physical channels in a transmitter; allocating first physical channels to a... Agent: Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
20110013573 - Method for requesting bandwidth in a wireless access system: A method for requesting a bandwidth in a wireless access system is disclosed. In the method for requesting a bandwidth in a wireless access system, when a base station receives an uplink MAC PDU from a mobile station, if there is a polling request field in a generic MAC header,... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013575 - Method of generating preamble sequence for wireless local area network system and device thereof: A method of generating a preamble sequence includes generating a first frequency-domain preamble sequence according to information of the packet, the first frequency-domain preamble sequence comprising a plurality of subsequences corresponding to a plurality of sub-channels, adjusting a phase of each subsequence of the first frequency-domain preamble sequence, for generating... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013574 - Method of handling unicast transmission on multimedia broadcast multicast service subframe and related communication device: A method of handling unicast transmission on a multimedia broadcast multicast service (MBMS) subframe for a network in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes the step of assigning a unicast downlink grant corresponding to the MBMS subframe to a mobile device by a cell radio network temporary... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013576 - Method of multimedia broadcast multicast service content aware scheduling and receiving in a wireless communication system and related communication device: A method of multimedia broadcast multicast service (MBMS) content aware scheduling and receiving for network of a wireless communication system includes receiving data of different resolutions generated from a data source from an MBMS content provider, and scheduling a plurality of MBMS services of different resolution levels formed with the... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013579 - Mobile communication system and band control method: The value of communication bands required for each transmission line between a line consolidation section that consolidates lines from a plurality of radio base stations and the radio base stations are calculated and assigned based on the distribution of a number of terminals that is based on positional information of... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110013569 - System and method of automatically connecting a mobile communication device to a network using a communications resource database: A system, method, and computer program product of automatically connecting a mobile communication device to a communication network using a network resource classification database includes detecting a communication network access point using the mobile communication device and reporting network attributes associated with the access point to a resource classification server.... Agent: Nixon Peabody, LLP
20110013572 - Systems and methods for resource allocation serving communication requirements and fairness: A demand aware fair resource allocation technique is operable to allocate communication resources in multi-hop networks under the joint consideration of communication requirements and fairness. Embodiments operate to provide allocation of time slot resources in TDMA based multi-hop wireless networks under the joint consideration of QoS and fairness. Embodiments operate... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013578 - Wireless communication method, wireless communication system, base station, and terminal station: A base station performs bandwidth assignment for each terminal station or each wireless link even when the base station does not receive a bandwidth request in random access from the terminal station in the demand assignment period present in a specific period in which a transmission frequency of data to... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20110013583 - Constructing very high throughput short training field sequences: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to a technique for constructing a short training field (STF) sequence in a preamble to reduce a peak-to-average power ratio (PAPR) at a transmitter, while having a defined repetition period.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013584 - Method to allocate transmission resources in a cell network of cooperative type: The invention concerns a method to allocate transmission resources in a cell network of cooperative type. Each cell comprises a source, a receiver and optionally a half-duplex relay to relay data transmitted by the source to the receiver. The invention draws advantage from the half-duplex mode of a relay belonging... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20110013585 - Pilot signal transmission method and mobile communication system: A method of transmitting pilot signals for channel compensation in a mobile communication system is disclosed. In the disclosed method, a first pilot signal and a second pilot signal are time-division multiplexed together with a data signal of a user into a time-division multiplexed signal which data signal is assigned... Agent: Fujitsu Patent Center Fujitsu Management Services Of America, Inc.
20110013594 - Handoff between base stations of different protocol revisions in a cdma system: Techniques for supporting handoff of a terminal between base stations of different protocol revisions (P_REVs) in a CDMA system. The terminal is handed off from a first base station (with a first P_REV) to a second base station (with a second P_REV) while it is in an active (data or... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013587 - Inter-network handover system and method: There is described a method of facilitating handover of a user device between a source base station component in a first communications network of a first network type and a target base station component in a second communications network of a second network type. The method includes determining an identifier... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC
20110013588 - Method and apparatus for switching frequency assignment in wireless communication system: A method and an apparatus for FA switching in a wireless communication system are provided. The apparatus includes a base station for broadcasting a neighbor list, which includes a base station identifier, an FA identifier, and a preamble index corresponding to a first FA, and neighbor base station information, to... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110013597 - Method and entities for inter-domain handover: Aspects of the present invention relate to methods and entities involved in enabling and improving inter-domain handover. A PS based RAN such as eUTRAN can identify which potential handover to prepare and which handover to initiate, PS-PS or SR-VCC based on: (1) the UE's SR-VCC capabilities, (2) “SR-VCC indication” from... Agent: Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.
20110013590 - Method for handover of terminal, network element, base station, and communication system: The present invention relates to a method for handover of a mobile terminal from a first network to a second network, a network element, a mobile terminal, a base station and a communications system as well as a computer program product and a storage medium. The method comprises the steps... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110013586 - Method for lossless handover in vehicular wireless networks: A lossless handover method in vehicular wireless networks is disclosed which is capable of reducing a handover delay and reducing overhead caused by duplicate address detection (DAD) for a new Care-of-Address (CoA) by dividing a handover process into handover at road-sections and handover at intersections. In the handover method, a... Agent: Jae Y. Park
20110013596 - Method for performing handover to reduce interruption time: A method for performing handover to reduce an interruption time is disclosed. A method for performing handover using a variable uplink grant time comprises transmitting a handover request message to a base station, receiving a handover response message from the base station, the handover response message including an uplink grant... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110013595 - Method for reducing handover interruption time in terminal: A method for reducing handover interruption time in a mobile station is disclosed, in which a mobile station performs a ranging procedure using a dedicated ranging code previously allocated from a target base station. The dedicated ranging code allocated by the target base station may be provided through the serving... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110013589 - Method of handling long term evaluation positioning protocol data and related communication device: A method of handling long term evaluation positioning protocol (LPP) data for a communication device in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method comprises setting that a first message of a non-access stratum (NAS) layer has higher transmission priority than a second message of a long term evaluation positioning... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110013593 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes: the steps of: (A) transferring, from a first radio base station (S-eNB) to an upper level node (S-GW), consecutive uplink data received from a mobile station (UE) with their sequence numbers being consecutive, by use of a resource allocated by... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110013592 - Mobile communication system, base station device, mobile station device, and mobile communication method: A mobile communication system includes a mobile station device and a base station device. The base station device includes a cell identification information transmission unit which transmits cell identification information of base station devices transmitting radio signals of the same synchronization channel, to the mobile station device when there are... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013598 - Performing processing with respect to an overhead message for a mobile station in tunnel mode: A mobile station determines whether the mobile station is receiving an overhead message in tunnel mode during a handover procedure of the mobile station from a source wireless access network to a target wireless network. The source and target wireless access networks are according to different technologies. In response to... Agent: Nortel Intellectual Property Law Group
20110013591 - Wireless communication terminal, method, program, recording medium, and wireless communication system: A wireless communication terminal (1) which performs handover control of wireless base stations acquires a layer 2 address concerning a new wireless base station (3) from a wireless communication interface unit (1A) before handover. A presence confirmation request transmitting unit (1D) transmits a presence confirmation request message to the layer... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110013600 - Method of transmitting data for reducing interference in hierarchical cell structure: A method of transmitting data for reducing interference in a hierarchical cell structure including a macro base station (BS) providing multi carriers and a femto BS providing a single carrier includes performing a channel scan within an interfered carrier to acquire channel state information and neighbor femto BS information if... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110013599 - Threshold-less mobile-driven handoff method for cellular systems using unlicensed spectrum: In wireless networks where multiple base stations are deployed, handsets may handoff from one base station to the other while in a voice call. In this disclosure a layer-2 hand-off mechanism for cellular systems designed to operate in unlicensed spectrum is described. More specifically a proposed method that does not... Agent: The Law Offices Of Dennis L. Cook, PLLC
20110013601 - Method for the dynamic reservation and allocation of time slots in a network with service warranty: According to an embodiment, the method implements a dynamic time slot allocation scheme defined in the following manner: the N nodes each comprising K slots, including a control slot, P elastic slots and (K-1-P) session slots, the (K-1-P) session slots are amalgamated for the allocation of resources required by a... Agent: Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
20110013602 - Mobile terminal: A technology is disclosed for providing a mobile terminal that can prevent occurrence of packet loss and prevent communication delay. Based on the technology, the mobile terminal performs packet communication via a communication network with a communication terminal that is a communication partner of the mobile terminal, using a binding... Agent: Pearne & Gordon LLP
20110013608 - Access point for providing wlan virtualization, wlan virtualization system and method of providing access to wireless communication network: The present invention relates to a WLAN virtualization system which is capable of efficiently separating a Basic Service Set (BSS) into a plurality of virtual BSSs in a Time Division Multiplexing (TDM) manner. The WLAN virtualization system includes an Access Point (AP) for providing a plurality of vBSSs, and a... Agent: North Star Intellectual Property Law, PC
20110013611 - Apparatus and method for enabling discovery of wireless devices: A method and apparatus discover hidden wireless devices in a wireless network using a directional antenna system, preventing partitioning of the wireless network. A first wireless device located in a first antenna sector is joined in response to an initial first beacon. First beacons are received from the joined first... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20110013610 - Communication method and wireless apparatus using the communication method: A wireless unit performs a frequency conversion process, a quadrature modulation process, and a quadrature detection process. A modem performs a modulation/demodulation process. A processing unit performs digital signal processing on a signal from the modem and on a signal to the modem. An image capturing unit acquires an external... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20110013607 - Constructing very high throughput long training field sequences: Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to techniques for constructing a long training field (LTF) sequence in a preamble to reduce a peak-to-average power ratio (PAPR) at a transmitter.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013609 - Method for a more efficient search for radio network access points for closed groups in radio access networks: The invention relates to a method for identifying access points for a closed group of mobile radio devices to a cellular mobile radio network, wherein the use of said access points is authorized only for the closed group of mobile radio devices, wherein the data from a neighboring cell are... Agent: Law Offices Of Robert F. Zielinski, LLC
20110013606 - Method of operating active scanning to configure mesh network: A method of operating active scanning to configure a mesh network includes receiving a probe request frame from a mesh point (MP), the probe request frame comprising a Mesh Identifier (ID) information element, and transmitting a probe response frame to the MP when a Mesh ID in the Mesh ID... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110013613 - Method of performing harq in wireless communication system: A method of performing hybrid automatic repeat request (HARQ) in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes receiving a system configuration signal, the system configuration signal comprising frame configuration information and HARQ delay information, receiving a downlink (DL) signal in a DL subframe and transmitting an acknowledgement (ACK)/not-acknowledgement... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110013604 - Methods, systems and computer program products for controlling devices using portable electronic devices: Remote devices are managed using a portable electronic device. If a portable electronic device is determined to have entered an area associated with a local area network (LAN), a link between the portable electronic device and the LAN is established. User services are established between the portable electronic device and... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Mb Attn: Patent Docketing
20110013605 - Mobile router with session proxy: A mobile router having a session proxy module is disclosed. The session proxy module may act as a proxy (such as a TCP proxy) for all sessions (e.g., TCP sessions) going through the mobile router. That is, for example, when a local end-user seeks to establish a TCP session from... Agent: Buchalter Nemer
20110013612 - Protocol coexistence: A communication device having: a first communication unit for transmitting and/or receiving by a first protocol acknowledgements for data received by the device; a second communication unit for transmitting data units of a second protocol, the first and second protocols being such that the data units of the second protocol... Agent: Novak Druce Deluca + Quigg LLP (csr)
20110013603 - Techniques for mimo beamforming for frequency selective channels in wireless communication systems: An embodiment of the present invention provides an apparatus that may include a transceiver operable as a base station (BS) in a wireless network and adapted for multiple input multiple output (MIMO) beamforming and further adapted for wireless communication with a receiver that feeds back to the transceiver a plurality... Agent: Intel Corporation C/o Cpa Global
20110013614 - Telecommunications system and method: A telecommunications system communicates data packets to and from a mobile terminal in accordance with a mobile internet protocol. The system comprises a packet radio network including a first radio access interface and a gateway support node. The packet radio network is operable to communicate data packets to and from... Agent: Thorne & Halajian, LLP
20110013616 - Management frame map directed operational parameters within multiple user, multiple access, and/or mimo wireless communications: Management frame map directed operational parameters within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A management frame map may be generated within and transmitted from a first wireless communication device to a number of other wireless communication devices. Thereafter, certain subsequently transmitted packets may be analyzed and processed by... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20110013615 - Method and apparatus for transmitting uplink control information: A method of transmitting uplink control information of a user equipment is provided. The method includes: generating the uplink control information repeatedly as many as uplink data transmission layers; modulating the uplink control information to generate a plurality of repeated modulation symbol; applying a precoding matrix to the plurality of... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110013617 - Radio communication method, terminal apparatus, base station apparatus, and radio communication system: A radio communication method in a radio communication system which performs radio communication between a terminal apparatus and a base station apparatus, the radio communication method including: selecting one of a first transmission method or a second transmission method on the basis of transmission power of transmission signal transmitted from... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
20110013618 - Method of processing sequential information in packets streamed over a network: A method of processing sequential information in near real-time data packets streamed over a network includes providing a process running according to a process clock. The process buffers and decodes the streamed data packets. The speed of the process clock is dynamically controlled in accordance with a receipt time value... Agent: Wells St. John P.s.
20110013620 - System for accessing end-to-end broadband network via network access server platform: A system is described for providing personalized network access and services in a distributed end-to-end broadband transport network having a telecommunication device used by a user having a unique personal identifier, a premises-based broadband access agent (BAA), the BAA connected to and in communication with the telecommunication device, a switch... Agent: At&t Legal Department - Hbh Attn: Patent Docketing
20110013619 - Universal service transport transitional encoding: An apparatus comprising a switch fabric coupled to a plurality of interfaces and configured to switch a plurality of universal service transport (UST) multiplexing (USTM) data streams between the interfaces, wherein the USTM data streams comprise packet-switched traffic, circuit-switched traffic, and transitional signaling that indicates a change of state between... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. C/o Conley Rose, P.C.
20110013621 - Upstream data rate estimation: In one embodiment, a device includes: a transceiver operable to transmit packets to and receive packets from a modem; and a logic engine configured to transmit first packets at a rate through an upstream path for a modem to an Internet node such that no throttling is triggered in the... Agent: Haynes And Boone, LLPIPSection
20110013622 - Voice communication system and voice communication method: A voice communication system, which is connected to a LAN to which communication terminals are connected and to a public network to which telephones are connected, is provided with a communication server between the LAN and public network having different protocols from each other. The communication server enables a voice... Agent: Mattingly & Malur, P.C.
20110013623 - Method and system of circuit switched domain page realization, method of service realization: A method and a system for implementing CS domain paging are disclosed, applied in scenarios of performing CS domain paging for a called UE after ISR function is introduced in PS domain, and comprising: MSC/VLR only storing one Gs association; during CS domain paging, MSC/VLR sending a CS domain paging... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C.
20110013624 - Technique for interconnecting functional modules of an apparatus: An apparatus such as a mobile telephone or a network card is described. In one implementation, the apparatus comprises a first functional module, a second functional module and a hub circuit. The hub circuit includes a first downstream port connectable to the first functional module, a second downstream port connectable... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC
20110013625 - Storage subsystem: Deadlock is avoided in a grid storage system having superior scalability. Provided is a storage subsystem connected to a host computer for receiving a write or read access from the host computer. This storage subsystem includes a plurality of modules respectively having a storage resource, a switch for connecting the... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110013628 - Changing of channel capabilities: In a telecommunications system, in which a connection comprises a part with an interworking function at both ends, a channel is allocated to the connection between the interworking functions. The required channel capabilities may vary during the connection, whereby the channel capabilities should be changed. When the first interworking function... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C.
20110013626 - Communication system and method for minimum burst duration: A system and method for providing a minimum burst duration in accordance with a regional standard and/or requirement. One embodiment comprises a first interface (204) configured to receive data to be communicated, a memory (208) configured to store a value corresponding to a regional minimum duration, a processor (202) configured... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP
20110013627 - Flow based path selection randomization: Methods and apparatus for randomizing selection of a next-hop path/link in a network are disclosed. An example method includes receiving, at the network device, a data packet. The example method further includes generating a first hash key based on the data packet and generating a first hash value from the... Agent: Brake Hughes Bellermann LLP C/o Cpa Global
20110013629 - Efficient host management protocol on multicast capable router: A method reduces computational and/or bandwidth requirements of multicast routing by efficiently communicating required source state information. The method comprises receiving at a first network element, executing a modified host management protocol, a source interest list from a host over a network, the source interest list identifies at least one... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110013630 - Light host management protocol on multicast capable router: a method for reducing computational and/or bandwidth requirements in a network including a multicast router and a layer 2 network element by efficiently communicating required source state information. The method comprises receiving at the layer 2 network element a source interest list from a host over a multicast network. The... Agent: Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110013632 - Method, apparatus, system, and article of manufacture for providing distributed convergence nodes in a communication network environment: A system, apparatus, article of manufacture, and method provides one or more distributed convergence nodes referred to as “Supernodes”, each of which is embodied as a functional technology component within an application that automatically determines whether said component should become “active” and assume the responsibility of forwarding IP multicast data... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC
20110013633 - Moca multicast handling: An apparatus and methods for transmitting information over a home coax network are provided. A method according to the invention for transmitting information over a home coax network preferably includes adding a multicast transmission mode to a system that previously only had unicast transmission mode and broadcast mode. The method... Agent: Weiss & Arons, LLP
20110013631 - System and method for efficient delivery of multi-unicast communication traffic: Disclosed is a system and method for the delivery of multi-unicast communication traffic. A multimedia router is adapted to analyze and identify contents which it handles and one or more access nodes are adapted to receive one or more of the identified contents, cache contents based on said identification; and... Agent: Eitan Mehulal Law Group
20110013634 - Ipsec encapsulation mode: Described are embodiments directed to negotiating an encapsulation mode between an initiator and a responder. As part of the negotiation of the security association, an encapsulation mode is negotiated that allows packets to be sent between the initiator and responder without encapsulation. The ability to send packets without encapsulation allows... Agent: Merchant & Gould (microsoft)
20110013635 - Method and device for signal processing on multi-protocol switching network: A signal processing method and device of multi-protocol switching network are provided, which belong to the field of network communication. The method enables time division multiplexed (TDM) frames to be transmitted in a form of sub cell information through de-interleaving and slicing processes of the TDM frames. The method and... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110013636 - Tracking fragmented data flows: A device may receive a fragment of a fragmented data unit, determine a flow identifier that identifies a data flow with which the fragment is associated, and create a flow entry, based on the flow identifier, to store information associated with the data flow. The device may also determine a... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110013639 - Flow based path selection randomization using parallel hash functions: Methods and apparatus for randomizing selection of a next-hop path/link in a network are disclosed. An example method includes receiving, at the network device, a data packet. The example method further includes generating a first hash key based on the data packet and generating a first hash value from the... Agent: Brake Hughes Bellermann LLP C/o Cpa Global
20110013638 - Node based path selection randomization: Methods and apparatus for randomizing selection of a next-hop path/link in a network are disclosed. An example method includes randomly selecting one or more path-selection randomization options to be applied to data packets processed in the network device. The example method further includes receiving a data packet and applying, by... Agent: Brake Hughes Bellermann LLP C/o Cpa Global
20110013637 - Method, system and gateway for remotely accessing mpls vpn: A method, system and gateway for remotely accessing an MPLS VPN are provided. In the method, multiple virtual interfaces are established in an SSL VPN gateway, one virtual interface is bound with one VPN, different VPN users are differentiated according to authentication and authorization information of users, and the authentication... Agent: Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
20110013640 - Method ad apparatus for ethernet protection with local re-routing: A method is provided for use at a first node of a network. The first node (B) has an input path for receiving Ethernet frames destined for a second node of the network. The first node (B) also has a first output (working) path for forwarding the received Ethernet frames... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110013641 - Method and apparatus for communication of data packets between local networks: Method and arrangement for obtaining unambiguous addressing for data packets communicated between devices (E1B, E3A) in two different local networks (A,B) using potentially overlapping private IP address spaces. A VPN tunnel is initially established between gateways (102,104) in the two local networks and an internal IP address space is defined... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110013642 - Circuit arrangement, systems for transmitting a serial data stream, pixel matrix display and method for transmitting a serial data stream: A circuit arrangement comprises an input circuit for reading in a serial data stream, which comprises a plurality of useful data bits, and for reading in a piece of information which indicates the start of the serial data stream. The circuit arrangement also comprises a data processing circuit for removing... Agent: Infineon Technologies Ag Patent Department
20110013643 - Advanced telecommunications router and crossbar switch controller: The invention relates to a crossbar switch controller including an input terminal configured to receive a set of service request signals from a set of virtual output queues each comprising a set of packets. The invention also includes a matrix circuit coupled to the input terminal and configured to represent... Agent: VistaIPLaw Group LLP
20110013644 - Systems and methods for providing resource allocation meeting communication constraints for multi-hop network data flows: Systems and methods identify a multi-hop network data path with sufficient available resources at each node along the data path to facilitate desired end-to-end data flow. Embodiments operate to identify resource constraints for meeting QoS or other communication requirements at each node of a multi-hop data path and propagate the... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110013645 - One way information transmission method: A method of one way transmission of information is provided. Preferably, the method steps include analyzing customer supplied information to determine a format to be selected, transmission priority, available transmission resources, and transmission destination. The preferred steps also include, determining a media transport method based on the transmission priority, transmission... Agent: Level 3 Communications, LLC C/o Cpa Global
20110013646 - One way srs information transmission method: An exemplary method of one way transmission of information is provided, the exemplary method steps preferably include partitioning a portion of each network device along a transmission path (based on a configuration of a source adaptive translation device), to form a source dedicated one way transmission path, analyzing source customer... Agent: Level 3 Communications, LLC C/o Cpa Global
20110013647 - Ipv6 over ipv4 transition method and apparatus for improving performance of control server: The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for performing IPv6 over IPv4 transition to improve performance of a control server. When an edge router selected by the control server according to a tunnel creation request of an IPv6 terminal receives a tunnel creation request message from the control... Agent: Ampacc Law Group, PLLC
20110013648 - Digital broadcasting system and method of processing data: A digital broadcasting system and a method of processing data are disclosed. The method of processing data of a transmitting system includes generating signaling information including service-related transmission parameters of mobile service data, packetizing the generated signaling information to a predetermined data packet format, primarily multiplexing the packetized signaling information... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110013649 - Reconfiguration of network termination devices: The invention relates to a method enabling communication between a line termination device and at least one network termination device, said line termination device being connected by at least one line to the at least one network termination device. The method includes a step in which frames containing content data... Agent: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Attn: Patent Docket Dept.
20110013650 - Pseudo-synchronous time division multiplexing: Methods and apparatuses to multiplex logic data pseudo synchronously are described. A representation of a multiplexer logic is generated to transmit data items asynchronously relative to a design clock. The data items may be transmitted under control of a transmission clock from a first integrated circuit to a second integrated... Agent: Synopsys, Inc./bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110013651 - Asynchronous line interface rate adaptation to the physical layer with synchronous lines at the connection layer: A method for adapting the rates of a certain number of asynchronous HDLC channels (15) to a single clock domain suited for interfacing with an HDLC processor (13) through a synchronous pseudo-TDM interface (14) in which the HDLC channels are multiplexed in time and vice versa in the opposite direction.... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC01/13/2011 > 137 patent applications in 48 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110007623 - Method for estimating the strength of a crosstalk channel: A network component comprising at least one processor coupled to a memory and configured to receive a plurality of probing signals from the other end of a plurality of corresponding lines, correlate the received probing signals or their error signals with the orthogonal frequency signatures to determine the dominant crosstalk... Agent: Futurewei Technologies, Inc. C/o Conley Rose, P.C.
20110007624 - Timeslot sharing using unbalanced qpsk modulation: In a radio transmission scheme reusing slots such as by using Orthogonal Sub Channels (OSC) in the downlink channel a parameterized, hybrid quaternary modulation is employed. In the hybrid quadrature modulation, the symbol constellation is in quadrature, with the 4 symbols lying on the unit circle in the complex plane.... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007625 - Demodulator and frame synchronization method: A clock-frequency-deviation detecting unit detects a clock-frequency deviation based on a synchronization signal for taking a frame synchronization included in a reception signal. A clock-frequency-deviation compensating unit compensates a clock-frequency deviation of the reception signal in a former stage of an FFT unit. A timing control unit controls a frame... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20110007626 - Orthogonal code division multiplex cck (ocdm-cck) method and apparatus for high data rate wireless lan: Orthogonal Code Division Multiplexing (OCDM) transceiver system with Complementary Code Keying (CCK) and method for baseband OCDM-CCK encoding and decoding are provided. The OCDM-CCK method comprises a serial-to-parallel data converter converting a stream of M*n-bit serial data to n-bit parallel data in ‘M’ parallel baseband paths, and encoding each n-bit... Agent: The Villamar Firm PLLC
20110007627 - Method and apparatus for generating ranging preamble code in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of generating a ranging preamble code in a wireless communication system is provided. A mobile station (MS) generates one of a plurality of ranging preamble codes, wherein the plurality of ranging preamble codes are based on a padded Zadoff-Chu (ZC) sequence to which a cyclic shift... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110007628 - Communication path providing method and communication apparatus: A method provides a communication path in a ring network having a plurality of communication nodes. The method includes: setting transfer information of data in each of the plurality of communication nodes by making the transfer information correspond to connection information for identifying a connection within the ring network to... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110007629 - Rapid alternate paths for network destinations: Network traffic is sent via alternate paths in cases of network link or node failure. An alternate node responds to U-Turn traffic from a primary neighbor to select a further alternate. An algorithm for determining the alternate paths is provided to select loop-free neighbors.... Agent: Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C.
20110007630 - Bandwidth provisioning tools for internet service providers: An accurate bandwidth provisioning tool for Internet Service Providers, for both Voice over IP and data traffic, which is able to predict the demand for network resources based on the network traffic characteristics and the number of subscribers after taking into account subscriber growth and other relevant factors. To predict... Agent: D. Peter Hochberg Co. L.p.a.
20110007631 - Network communication: The invention relates to methods and processes of congestion control for a communication network which may be designed to be compatible with a wide variety of buffer sizing regimes, particularly small buffers, for routers in the network. Each router may include a processor configured to store an internal feedback variable... Agent: Rahman LLC
20110007633 - Communication network control system, radio communication apparatus, and communication network control method: The present invention can provide a radio communication apparatus comprising an antenna which receives a restriction signal from a radio base station, a reception circuit which decodes the restriction signal received by said antenna, and a control circuit which controls the radio communication apparatus, in which the control circuit can... Agent: Whitham, Curtis & Christofferson & Cook, P.C.
20110007632 - Technique for route optimization in a communication network: A technique for route optimization in a communication network is provided. A method implementation of this technique comprises the steps of providing a first data element containing information about first data session between a mobile terminal and a first gateway node and further containing mobility management information regarding the mobile... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110007634 - Multiplexing apparatus and cell discard method: An ATM multiplexing apparatus of the present invention is the apparatus for selectively performing cell discard processing in the case of congestion on the basis of a use state of the same connection formed by cells from the side of an ATM switching unit and subscribers without installing UPC units,... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110007635 - Methods and computer program products for route determination: Methods and computer program products are provided for improved routing by evaluating routing alternatives based on multiple-path elements. The homing models provide a solution for improved access homing while balancing latency, load-balancing, and diversity needs by viewing each network in isolation or the combination of networks as a single network.... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20110007636 - Fault reporting tag for mesh access points: Mesh access point fault reporting. In particular implementations, a method includes receiving a fault indication indicating one or more failures; collecting fault data related to the one or more failures or a state of the mesh access point; and passing the fault data to the RFID tag, which wirelessly transmits... Agent: Baker Botts L.L.P.
20110007653 - Apparatus and method for receiving packet data on a subset of carrier frequencies in a wireless communication system: A remote station for a wireless communication system including a base station is disclosed. The remote station includes a front end structure configured to receive packet data in parallel on a subset of carrier frequencies. Each packet data is preceded by a header field for identifying the remote station as... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007638 - Artificial delay inflation and jitter reduction to improve tcp throughputs: A method, a system and a base-station for automatically determining delays of data transmitted via Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and inflating these delays in order to reduce jitter and improve TCP throughput in a communications network. A Dynamic Jitter Reduction (DJR) logic/utility operating within a communications node measures delays on... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko
20110007649 - Base transceiver station and method of determining transmit power: A base transceiver station (200) that transmits same data to a plurality of mobile stations (300) using a common channel includes a maximum transmit power detector (41) that detects a maximum transmit power value at each spreading factor during transmission of the data from a transmit power of the data... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110007659 - Broadcast system, broadcast management device, broadcast method, and terminal: Provided is a broadcast system that assigns a communication channel to a program and broadcasts data for the program to terminals, the broadcast system including a broadcast management device and a communication access network device. The management device calculates as a score a measure of viewing requests from users of... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110007656 - Deterministic back-off method and apparatus for peer-to-peer communications: A method and apparatus are described including identifying a channel that a decentralized network is using for communications and identifying a station that is a member of the decentralized network to monitor data transmission activity over the identified channel. Also described are a method and apparatus for a station to... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110007644 - Frequency offset estimation in a cdma system: The present invention provides a method of estimating a frequency offset. The method comprises receiving a wireless signal timed according to a first frequency; generating a local signal timed according to a second frequency; and performing a plurality of synchronization searches, each search comprising obtaining a set of correlation results... Agent: Hitt Gaines P.C.
20110007637 - Indicating current connection status of a wireless device: In one embodiments, a method includes determining a current connection status of a first wireless device with respect to one or more second wireless devices configured to communicate wirelessly by a particular wireless communication protocol. The current connection status of the first wireless device potentially being that the first wireless... Agent: Baker Botts L.L.P.
20110007646 - Interference resistant satellite link power control using downlink beacon: A method for determining EIRP of user terminals in a satellite communication system comprises obtaining a frequency gain of a gateway at one or more frequencies, obtaining a path gain of the gateway for one or more signal paths, and obtaining a satellite beacon signal power at a receiver of... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)
20110007658 - Method and apparatus for investigating whether a given signal is received in a given set of ofdma resource elements: A method for investigating a signal in an OFDMA transmission is disclosed. The method comprises receiving the OFDMA transmission and obtaining a resource grid comprising resource elements of the transmission; determining a set of pairs of the resource elements, wherein the resource elements of the pair are disjoint; for each... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007641 - Method and device for distributing connections towards a receiving domain: A method is described for distributing a plurality of connections (208-220) towards a receiving domain. The connections are established over at least two connection entities (202-206). Each connection entity handles traffic being associated to the connections. An initial procedure distributes the connections among the connection entities. First, a traffic load... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110007652 - Method and device for path switchover: A method and device for path switchover in communications field are provided. The method includes: detecting communication quality of traffic transmitted on an active path and obtaining a detection value of the communication quality; determining whether the detection value meets a switching condition; if yes, switching the traffic transmitted on... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110007655 - Method for testing transmission modes of a wireless communication device: A method for testing transmission modes of a wireless communication device. According to the method, a switching range is determined in a parameter space in a test device. The parameter of the parameter space describes the quality of transmission and influences a recommendation for a transmission mode to be adjusted... Agent: Ditthavong Mori & Steiner, P.C.
20110007650 - Method of estimating position of mobile node in wireless sensor network: The present invention relates to a method of estimating the position of a mobile node in a wireless sensor network using a passive mode OWR method. The method includes: estimating frequency offsets of anchor nodes and a mobile node; allowing the anchor nodes to sequentially transmit ranging frames; allowing the... Agent: Ampacc Law Group, PLLC
20110007648 - Method, system, and network apparatus for evaluating quality of experience: A method for evaluating quality of experience (QoE) includes obtaining service parameter information sent from a media server. Quality of service (QoS) metrics is obtained. QoE is obtained according to the service parameter information and the QoS metrics.... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110007639 - Methods and apparatus for detecting identifiers: Methods and apparatus related to detecting identifiers in a wireless communications system are described. Various methods and apparatus are well suited to a decentralized peer to peer wireless communications system in which devices monitor for and attempts to detect peer discovery identifiers of interest. Identifiers correspond to identifier bit sequences... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007647 - Mf-tdma satellite link power control: A method for determining attenuation settings across carriers in a return link bandwidth of a user terminal comprises determining a first attenuation setting for a user terminal at a first transmission frequency, where the first attenuation setting is based on a first signal quality metric value of a first message... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP Viasat, Inc. (client #017018)
20110007643 - Mobile communication system, base station, user equipment, and communication method: A method for adaptively deciding number of feedback resource blocks in a downlink which comprises that a base station (500) determines a mode corresponding to the number of the feedback resource blocks which a user equipment feeds back by monitoring performance of a wireless cell and number of the user... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007640 - Multiple peer-to-peer signaling: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product operable in a wireless communication system are provided in which a first signal is generated for transmission to a wireless node to enable the wireless node to determine a first preferred beam pattern. A second preferred beam pattern is determined from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007657 - Neighbour cell quality measurement in a telecommunications system: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements for neighbour cell quality measurements using silent resource element (RE) grids, and as well to a silent RE grid.... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007651 - Network system and monitoring node: In order to improve throughput in a whole network system, there is provided a network system controlling a plurality of wireless systems, comprising: access points of the respective wireless systems; gateways for terminating the respective wireless systems; a certificate authority; a home agent; a monitoring node; a control node; and... Agent: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP
20110007654 - Restoring aggregated circuits with circuit integrity checks in a hierarchical network: A system and method is disclosed that assures component circuits transported in aggregated circuits restore correctly after an aggregated circuit fault. The system and method implements component circuit tail segment integrity checks whenever an aggregated circuit is restored in a higher level of a network hierarchy. Switches at both ends... Agent: At & T Legal Department - Ws Attn: Patent Docketing
20110007645 - System and process for dimensioning a cellular telecommunications network: A process for dimensioning a cellular telecommunications network, including, for each of one or more network elements of the network: accessing network element environment data representing a configuration and environment of the network element; accessing QoS data representing quality of service criteria for users of the network; and processing the... Agent: Wolf Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
20110007660 - System for measuring transmission bandwidth for media streaming and method for same: A system for measuring a transmission bandwidth for media streaming and a method thereof that are capable of calculating the transmission bandwidth by using a transmission packet to be transmitted to a receiver without transmitting a proving packet to the receiver and streaming media data to a receiver by using... Agent: Lowe Hauptman Ham & Berner, LLP
20110007642 - System reliability evaluation method for transmission by two minimal paths in time restriction: A system reliability evaluation method for transmission by two minimal paths in time restriction is disclosed. The minimal path includes plural arcs between a start node and a terminal node in a flow network. The method includes the steps of providing a virtual network in a computer for simulating the... Agent: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC
20110007661 - Device and method for interleaved encoding rs code: The present invention provides a device and method for interleaved encoding RS code, the RS code used being RS (N, K, S). The method comprises: firstly, writing the data in the data packets to be RS interleaved encoded into the information region of the RS code byte interleaver column-by-column in... Agent: Oppedahl Patent Law Firm, LLC- China Pat
20110007667 - system and method of automatically configuring i-sids in gmpls controlled eternet provider backbone bridged networks: A system and method of automatically configuring a Service Instance Identifier (I-SID) in a Generalized Multiprotocol Label Switching (GMPLS) controlled network. The method begins by identifying a specific I-SID for a specific service in the GMPLS controlled network. Next, the identified I-SID is automatically configured within a Backbone Edge Bridge... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110007665 - Design and control systems, commissioning tools, configuration adapters and method for wireless and wired networks design, installation and automatic formation: Design and control systems, commissioning tools, configuration adapters and a method for wireless and wired networks design, installation and automatic formation, including binding of the networks devices are provided. In the design system a scheme that uniquely identifies each network device by its type and its physical location is created... Agent: Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer, LLP
20110007663 - Determining placement of nodes within a wireless network: A system of nodes including processors within a wireless sensor network includes an arrangement of the nodes with data connections therebetween within the wireless sensor network, wherein the data connections are limited to a set of distinct, non-intersecting paths, wherein each source node of the nodes is connected with a... Agent: F. Chau & Associates, LLC Frank Chau
20110007666 - Digital multimedia network with parameter join mechanism: The present invention relates to a digital multimedia network with a parameter join mechanism comprising at least one apparatus, wherein a requesting device parameter of a source apparatus updates a local parameter group list (PGL) by adding an entry for each device parameter of a target apparatus which joins said... Agent: Westman Champlin & Kelly, P.A.
20110007668 - Dynamic mbsfn area configuration method in consideration of radio resource efficiency and system thereof: A method and system determines an absolute Multicast-Broadcast Single Frequency Network (MBSFN) configuration based on a threshold. First saved radio resources and first wasted radio resources are calculated. The absolute MBSFN configuration is set as the final MBSFN configuration when the first saved radio resources are greater than or equal... Agent: Nxp, B.v. Nxp Intellectual Property & Licensing
20110007664 - Method and system for link adaptive ethernet communications: Aspects of a method and system for link adaptive Ethernet communications are provided. In this regard, characteristics of a cable attached to a network device may be determined, and the network device may be configured based on the determined characteristics. One or more of a plurality of Ethernet PHYs within... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007662 - System and method for obtaining physical location information for networked devices: The invention provides systems and methods for determining the physical location of a device connected to a network. The location information is stored in a wiring database that correlates the location information with an address present in every protocol data unit (PDU) thus enabling a network administrator to quickly locate... Agent: Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, P.C.
20110007669 - Method and apparatus for controlling packet transmissions within wireless networks to enhance network formation: Network formation in wireless networks according to an embodiment of the present invention is enhanced based on control of network formation packet transmissions (e.g., Packet Radio Organizational Packet (PROP) transmissions). A source-initiated approach controls re-transmission of inquiry/reply PROP packets based on the presence of a neighboring node. This reduces the... Agent: Edell, Shapiro & Finnan, LLC
20110007671 - Method for acquiring information, user equipement, and network equipment: A method for acquiring information includes: receiving an Internet Protocol (IP) address acquisition request or Packet Data Network (PDN) address allocation information sent by User Equipment (UE); determining a PDN address capability according to the IP address acquisition request or the PDN address allocation information; and sending the determined PDN... Agent: Huawei/bhgl
20110007670 - Stacking system and a method for switching traffic in the stacking system: The invention provides a stacking system and a method for traffic switching in the stacking system, comprising: when newly joined devices in the stacking system make the daisy chain topology change to ring topology, block a stack port of one of the newly joined devices; after the devices in the... Agent: Mcdonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP
20110007672 - Communication method and apparatus in wireless body area network: Short range wireless communication is provided. A first node included in a Wireless Body Area Network (WBAN) communicates with at least one neighboring second node. The first node transmits or receives data to or from at least one device node connected to the first node during a time division communication... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20110007673 - Method and apparatus for acquiring resource allocation of control channel: A method of acquiring a resource allocation of a control channel includes acquiring a resource region of the control channel in a second subframe based on a first resource allocation of the control channel, acquiring a resource region of a second downlink channel in the second subframe based on the... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20110007674 - Method for allocating physical hybrid arq indicator channels: The present disclosure provides a method for allocating physical hybrid ARQ indicator channels, which is used for sending indication information corresponding to multiple uplink sub-frames in the same downlink sub-frame in a TDD system. The method includes: in the TDD system, through an index of a physical resource block where... Agent: Hunton & Williams LLP/china PatIPIntellectual Property Department
20110007675 - System for the coexistence between a plurality of wireless communication module sharing single antenna: A system for the coexistence between a plurality of wireless communication modules sharing a single antenna is provided, including an antenna, first and second transceiving paths, and first and second wireless communications modules. The first transceiving path is coupled to the antenna. The second transceiving path is coupled to the... Agent: Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley, LLP
20110007676 - Multiple peer-to-peer signaling: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product operable in a wireless communication system are provided in which a first signal is generated for transmission to a wireless node to enable the wireless node to determine a first preferred beam pattern. A second preferred beam pattern is determined from... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007677 - Transmitting system and method of processing digital broadcast signal in transmitting system: A transmitting system, a receiving system, and a method of processing broadcast signals are disclosed. The method for transmitting a broadcast signal includes multiplexing a specified number of mobile data packets, a first scalable number of mobile data packets, and a second scalable number of main data packets, interleaving mobile... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110007678 - Hierarchy for group addressed frames delivery: Method, apparatus, and computer program product embodiments are disclosed to improve power conservation and efficiency in wireless mesh networks. An example embodiment of the invention receives at a wireless mesh device a plurality of messages from other wireless mesh devices in a wireless mesh network and determines from the messages... Agent: Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP Attn:IPDocketing
20110007682 - Method and apparatus for user equipment directed radio resource control in a umts network: A method and apparatus for improved battery performance of user equipment in a wireless network having multiple radio resource control (RRC) states, the method comprising the steps of: monitoring, at the user equipment, application data exchange; determining when no application on the user equipment is expected to exchange data; and... Agent: Rim/finnegan
20110007679 - Mobile device and power saving method thereof: The present invention discloses a mobile device and a power saving method thereof. The mobile device comprises a modem processor and a data processor. The modem processor is electrically connected to a wireless network system for receiving/transmitting a network packet. When the data processor is in a hibernation mode, the... Agent: Wpat, PC Intellectual Property Attorneys
20110007680 - Sleep mode design for coexistence manager: Systems and methodologies are described herein that facilitate implementation and use of a sleep mode for a multi-radio coexistence manager. As described herein, respective radios coordinated by a coexistence manager (CxM) can be grouped into radio or sleep clusters, for which the CxM can enter a low-power mode (e.g., a... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007681 - Updating method and apparatus of sleep mode operation: Disclosed herein relates to a sleep mode operation method, and the method of updating a sleep mode operation according to the present invention may include receiving a service flow configuration request (DSx-REQ) message comprising a service flow parameter for service flow configuration and a sleep cycle ID (SCID) for sleep... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007683 - Apparatus and method for supporting multicast communication in broadband wireless access system: An apparatus and a method for supporting multicast communication in a broadband wireless access system are provided. A method of a Mobile Station (MS) for supporting multicast communication in a wireless access system includes acquiring decoding parameters by receiving an Advanced Air Interface Enhanced-Multicast and Broadcast Service configuration (AAI-E-MBS_CFG) message... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110007684 - Method for relaying and forwarding the feedback information in harq scenario: A method for relaying and forwarding feedback information in hybrid automatic repeat request scenario is provided, wherein the method for sending feedback information includes that: a relay station receives a resource allocation message; the relay station determines the time of sending the feedback information according to the resource allocation message,... Agent: Intellectual Property / Technology Law
20110007685 - System and method for downlink channel sounding in wireless communications systems: In accordance with an embodiment, a method of operating a base station configured to communicate with at least one user device includes transmitting a reference signal to the at least one user device, receiving channel quality information from the at least one user device, and forming a beam based on... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110007686 - Multi-beam satellite network to maximize bandwidth utilization: A communications network (100) for maximizing bandwidth utilization. An embodiment of the invention comprises a spacecraft (11), at least one gateway (12) communicatively coupled to the spacecraft (11) by a feeder link (13) operating within at least one selected frequency band within a bandwidth, at least one user terminal (16)... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP
20110007691 - Communication system, transfer node, mobile node, server apparatus, communication control method, and program: A communication system includes transfer node 200 receiving a registration request signal from mobile node 100 and server 300 receiving the registration request signal from transfer node 200. Transfer node 200 determines, depending on the type of a transmission trigger for the registration request signal occurred, whether or not the... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110007688 - Method and apparatus for event prioritization and arbitration in a multi-radio device: Systems and methodologies are described herein that facilitate prioritization and arbitration of radio events associated with a set of potentially conflicting radios supported by a wireless device. As described herein, bin-based priority can be implemented for respective radio events such that events are assigned to bins of varying priority levels... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007692 - Method and apparatus for transmitting data in dls wireless network: A method for transmitting data in a direct link setup (DLS) wireless network and an apparatus supporting the method, and a new frame format for the data transmission method are disclosed. A data transmission method of a tunneled direct link setup (TDLS) wireless network, including: transmitting a TDLS relay request... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007690 - Preamble partition and cell identification procedure in wireless communication systems: Two preamble partition schemes are provided for flexible network deployment and efficient utilization of limited cell identification resources in a wireless network. In a soft partition scheme, the entire preamble sequences are partitioned into several configurable non-overlapping subsets, and each subset is associated with a corresponding cell type. In a... Agent: Law Office Of Zheng Jin
20110007687 - Queuing architectures for orthogonal requirements in quality of service (qos): A node in a mobile ad-hoc network or other network classifies packets (a) in accordance with a first set of priority levels based on urgency and (b) within each priority level of the first set, in accordance with a second set of priority levels based on importance. The node: (a)... Agent: Harness Dickey & Pierce, PLC
20110007689 - System for transmitting interacting data between neighboring bss via ms and method thereof: The present invention provides a system for transmitting interacting data between neighboring BSs via a MS and a method thereof The system comprises a first BS which transmits the interacting data to the MS, and a MS which receives the interacting data from the first BS and transmits the received... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110007695 - Apparatus and method for mapping physical control channels: An apparatus and method that map physical control channels onto radio resource elements are described. The method may include mapping physical control channels of a first mobile radio technology onto a first set of radio resource element groups, mapping physical control channels of the second mobile radio technology onto a... Agent: Viering, Jentschura & Partner
20110007702 - Channel selection in an ad hoc wireless network: An improved method of selecting a channel in an ad hoc wireless network in which each node using a given channel periodically evaluates the transmission power against a power threshold to ensure that the signal to interference and noise ratio at each node is acceptable.... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110007701 - Communication system, communication device and communication method: A communication system that transmits a signal from a first communication device to a second communication device using a plurality of frequency channels, wherein at least one of the plurality of frequency channels uses part of subcarriers in an overlapping manner with one or more adjacent frequency channels, the first... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007700 - Communication system, mobile station, base station, response decision method, resource configuration decision method, and program: It is possible to solve the problem that a downstream control information amount is significantly increased if allocation information is periodically reported because no allocation method of a default E-DCH resource configuration is defined for a preamble signature. A base station and a mobile station decide a default resource configuration... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110007694 - Frequency tracking loop for wireless communications: Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate computing discriminator signals for frequency tracking in wireless communications. The discriminator signal can be computed based at least in part on representations of a received signal shifted upward by a portion of a frequency tone and downward by the portion of the frequency... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007696 - Method and apparatus for ois protection in a wireless communication system: Systems and methodologies are described herein that facilitate improved multi-radio coexistence between a Forward Link Only (FLO) radio and at least one non-FLO radio associated with a wireless device. As described herein, Overhead Information Symbol (OIS) transmissions scheduled by a FLO radio (such as transmissions on a dedicated OIS control... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007699 - Method and apparatus of allocating control information in wireless communication system: A method of allocating control information in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes: allocating essential control information of a first system to a first sub-frame in a frame including a plurality of sub-frames each of which comprises a plurality of orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) symbols; and allocating... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007697 - Method for transmitting packet downlink ack/nack information in a wireless communication system and apparatus for the same: Various methods and apparatuses for transmitting packet downlink ACK/NACK information in a wireless communication are disclosed. A method of transmitting ACK/NACK information in Fast ACK/NACK reporting (FANR) mode in a wireless communication system is presented. The method comprises receiving a command from the network to operate in FANR mode, determining... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20110007698 - Methods and arrangements for a mobile communications network: The present invention relates to an improved procedure for synchronization of re-configuration of RRC procedures between the radio base station and the UE. This is achieved by associating a new configuration to be used by a UE with an additional UE identity. The UE is normally identified by a first... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007693 - Multipath video streaming over a wireless network: The method and system as disclosed relates to streaming of large quantities of time critical data over multiple distinct channels from a wireless communications device to a central receiver. More specifically the disclosure deals with the challenges and problems of maintaining consistent data reception quality when faced with the anomalies... Agent: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP Anne Kinsman
20110007703 - Relaxed deterministic back-off method for medium access control: A method and apparatus are described including transmitting data if a slot count is equal to a triggering event, selecting a new triggering event responsive to a failed data transmission and replacing the triggering event with the new triggering event.... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110007704 - Method and system for using sign based synchronization sequences in a correlation process to reduce correlation complexity in an ofdm system: A mobile device receives a signal, from a base station, comprising a primary synchronization signal (PSS) and a secondary synchronization signal (SSS). The received PSS and SSS are used to acquire cell-specific parameters so as to ensure communicates between the mobile device and the base station. The mobile device correlates... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007710 - Communication method for determining the start of a handover and radio apparatus using the method: A notification unit conveys a transmit timing of a signal to a target radio apparatus. A receiver receives the signal transmitted from the target radio apparatus with a neighborhood of the transmit timing conveyed. A demodulation unit derives a difference between the receive timing and an estimated timing. A determining... Agent: Morrison & Foerster LLP
20110007708 - Mobile communication method and radio base station: A mobile communication method according to the present invention includes the steps of: (A) calculating, at the radio base station (eNB1), an estimated neighbor radio base station parameter, on a basis of load information acquired from a neighbor radio base station (eNB2), the estimated neighbor radio base station parameter being... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110007709 - Mobile communication system, method of handover between different types of access networks, mobile terminal, and server: A mobile communication system that accommodates different types of access networks, which includes an IWK device 60 having a unit which manages information of correspondence between a base station ID for identifying a base station of an access network of a handover destination and a virtual base station ID for... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110007705 - Mobility access gateway: A gateway for mobile access includes a foreign agent that receives user profile data and session state data from a home authentication, authorization and accounting (AAA) system of a mobile node, and a dynamic packet filter that performs multi-layer filtering based on the user profile data. The foreign agent transfers... Agent: Wall & Tong, LLP/ Alcatel-lucent Usa Inc.
20110007706 - Radio access network (ran) capacity/resource determination: A device receives code division multiple access (CDMA) capacity/resource information via a first direct interface with a radio network controller (RNC) associated with a CDMA radio access network (RAN), and determines, based on the CDMA capacity/resource information, a capacity associated with the CDMA RAN. The device also determines, based on... Agent: Verizon Patent Management Group
20110007711 - Support for multi-homing protocols using transient registration and expanded binding revocation messages: The present invention solves these problems with a new proxy binding update request and proxy binding acknowledgement messages having new indicators and identification information. Namely, the home agent/local mobility anchor will exchange proxy binding update messages and proxy binding acknowledge messages that include information such as mobile node identification (MN-ID),... Agent: Hemingway & Hansen, LLP
20110007707 - Time-alignment at handover: Time-aligned handover for a mobile device is described herein. The time-aligned handover is achieved by determining a time difference between serving and target cells and determining a target propagation delay based on the time difference. In some cases, the target propagation delay may further be determined based on a serving... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007712 - Methods and systems for effective handover between base stations: This application includes signaling techniques for performing scanning and handover of a mobile station between a base station and a Femto base station in a wireless communication system.... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007713 - Mobile communication device and mobile communication method: Disclosed are a mobile communication device and mobile communication method which make it possible to reduce the amount of the data transfer during heterogeneous network handover processing in the hard handover processing in a mobile network. The mobile communication device which is equipped with a plurality of kinds of radio... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110007714 - Wireless communication apparatus: In order to perform handover from a first wireless communication network to a second wireless communication network, a handover control unit obtains a handover preparation time Tb to handover, respective delay times Tddn1 and Tddn2 of the wireless communication networks, and the jitter buffer monitoring unit monitors a packet amount... Agent: Workman Nydegger 1000 Eagle Gate Tower
20110007716 - Event trigger for scheduling information in wireless communication networks: A mobile wireless communication terminal and a method therein including a message generation entity communicably coupled to a transmitter of a wireless transceiver, the message generation entity generating a scheduling information message for transmission by the transmitter in response to a serving cell change notification message received by a receiver,... Agent: Motorola Mobility, Inc
20110007715 - Method and apparatus for transmitting message in a mobile communication system: A method and apparatus for transmitting a message in a mobile communication system is disclosed. The method includes selecting a sequence having a sequence identifier corresponding to information to be transmitted, and transmitting the selected sequence by applying circular shift to the entire of the selected sequence by the extent... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110007718 - Method and system for generating timed events in a radio frame in an e-utra/lte ue receiver: A mobile device coupled to a common system clock receives a signal comprising a primary synchronization sequence (PSS) and a secondary synchronization sequence (SSS) in a radio frame. Sample counts are generated for timed events based on corresponding operating bandwidths. The timed events are detected at modulo sample counts of... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007717 - Method and system for implementing multiple timing domains for primary and secondary synchronization detection in eutra/lte: A mobile device receives a signal, from a base station, comprising a primary synchronization sequence (PSS) and a secondary synchronization sequence (SSS). The mobile device utilizes two different sampling rates to perform the PSS synchronization and the SSS detection individually. For example, the mobile device synchronizes to the received PSS... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007719 - Method for setting transmission timing of wireless communication apparatus: A method for setting an uplink transmission timing of a wireless communication apparatus, comprises: acquiring an initial uplink transmission advance timing by an initial ranging procedure during the wireless communication apparatus being served by SBS; receiving a downlink preamble signal from SBS; determining the downlink preamble signal receiving time at... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110007720 - Wireless communication method, base station apparatus and wireless communication system: A base station apparatus includes a base-station receiver which receives information indicating the occurrence of the given event in the wireless terminal device, the information being transmitted from the wireless terminal device using the common slot. The base station apparatus includes a base-station transmission and reception manager which determines the... Agent: Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C
20110007722 - Base station selection method for a wireless communication system and device using the same: A base station selection method is disclosed. The wireless communication system includes a plurality of base stations with overlapped radio ranges and a plurality of wireless devices. The method includes steps of modeling the plurality of base stations as a plurality of variable nodes in a factor graph, modeling the... Agent: North America Intellectual Property Corporation
20110007723 - Communication apparatus and method of controlling communication thereof: Disclosed is a communication apparatus in a network system constituted by a plurality of communication apparatuses, wherein the fact that a specific communication apparatus connected to a temporary network constructed temporarily has left the temporary network is detected. In response to the specific communication apparatus leaving the temporary network, another... Agent: Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
20110007724 - Hierarchical communication system providing intelligent data, program and processing migration: A hierarchical communication system, arranged in a spanning tree configuration, is described in which wired and wireless communication networks exhibiting substantially different characteristics are employed in an overall scheme to link portable or mobile computing devices. Copies of data, program code and processing resources are migrated from their source toward... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007727 - Method for a wireless personal area network: The present invention relates to a method for a first coordinator operating at a first channel frequency in a wireless personal area network (WPAN), the WPAN further comprising a second coordinator operating a second channel frequency, the method comprising the steps of transmitting a message at a plurality of channel... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20110007721 - Method for directional association: A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product operable in a wireless communication system are provided in which an access probe is generated for transmission to a wireless node. A first signal is generated for transmission to the wireless node. The first signal includes information corresponding to a first... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007726 - Method, roaming processing device and communication system for implementing international roaming: There are disclosed an international roaming method, a roaming processing device and a communication system for international roaming of an international roaming subscriber of a first operator in a third operator network. When the international roaming subscriber of the first operator provided with a first operator IMSI and a second... Agent: Venable LLP
20110007725 - Network access points using multiple devices: A system and method for providing access to a communication network includes providing a radio node comprising a first set of access point components including a radio component, and providing a physically separated controller node in communication with the radio node. The access point controller comprises a second set of... Agent: Kelley Drye & Warren LLP Steven J. Moore
20110007728 - Broadcast channel timing detection: A broadcast control channel (BCH) transport block is communicated in a cellular communications system having a physical layer in which information is communicated in one or more frames, wherein the BCH transport block represents BCH information. This involves coding (901) the BCH transport block (1001, 1101) to generate M bits... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110007730 - Method of generating data and transmitting synchronization channel in mobile communication system: A method for a transmitting side to transmit a sync channel in a wireless communication system using a multicarrier is disclosed. The present invention includes the steps of generating one synchronization channel including a plurality of sub-synchronization channels and the generated multicarrier symbol to a receiving side via the synchronization... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007729 - Reception device, transmission device, communication system, and communication method: A reception device which communicates with a transmission device, the reception device including: a reception unit which receives a signal in which a plurality of data signals are multiplexed, from the transmission device; and a data signal detection unit which determines whether detection of transmission data for each data signal... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110007731 - Method and apparatus for ldpc transmission over a channel bonded link: A particular overall architecture for transmission over a bonded channel system consisting of two interconnected MoCA (Multimedia over Coax Alliance) 2.0 SoCs (“Systems on a Chip) and a method and apparatus for the case of a “bonded” channel network. With a bonded channel network, the data is divided into two... Agent: Entropic Communications, Inc.
20110007734 - Arbiter circuit and method of carrying out arbitration: A method of carrying out arbitration in a packet exchanger including an input buffer temporarily storing a packet having arrived at an input port, and a packet switch which switches a packet between a specific input port and a specific output port, includes the steps of (a) concurrently carrying out... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110007735 - Call setup from a circuit switched network to a terminal residing within a packet switched network: A user with a terminal residing in a Circuit Switched (CS) telecommunication network calls a party having a terminal residing at a Packet Switched (PS) telecommunication network, the CS and PS networks connected to each other by gateway entity. The party to be called at the PS network is addressed... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110007733 - Hierarchical data collection network supporting packetized voice communications among wireless terminals and telephones: A packet-based, hierarchical communication system, arranged in a spanning tree configuration, is described in which wired and wireless communication networks exhibiting substantially different characteristics are employed in an overall scheme to link portable or mobile computing devices. The network accommodates real time voice transmission both through dedicated, scheduled bandwidth and... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110007736 - Internet protocol trunk groups: A system includes a core routing engine operable to receive a call setup request and identify one or more IP trunk groups through which the call setup request can be routed, select one of the one or more identified IP trunk groups and route the call setup request to an... Agent: Level 3 Communications, LLC C/o Cpa Global
20110007732 - Unified communication system: A unified communication system is disclosed that allows a variety of end point types to participate in a communication event using a common, unified communication system. In some implementations, a calling party interacts with a client application residing on an endpoint to make a communication request to another endpoint. A... Agent: Ip Group Of Dla Piper LLP (us)
20110007738 - Fibre channel switching fabric port control: The Fibre Channel standard was created by the American National Standard for Information Systems (ANSI) X3T11 task group to define a serial I/O channel for interconnecting a number of heterogeneous peripheral devices to computer systems as well as interconnecting the computer systems themselves through optical fiber and copper media at... Agent: O''melveny & Myers LLP Ip&t Calendar Department La-13-a7
20110007742 - Facilitating mobility for a mobile station: Providing a mobility key for a communication session for a mobile station includes facilitating initiation of the communication session. A master key for the communication session is established, where the master key is generated at an authentication server in response to authenticating the mobile station. A mobility key is derived... Agent: Baker Botts L.L.P.
20110007741 - Forwarding table reduction and multipath network forwarding: Increased usage of network links is provided and smaller forwarding tables are required. A combination of STP and Multipath methods may be implemented in a network. Frames may be forwarded between switches not only according to MAC addresses, but also according to switch IDs and local IDs. Switch IDs do... Agent: Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP
20110007740 - Network offloading with reduced packet loss: The invention relates to a method of transmitting a first segment of data via a data network from a transmitting unit having a first data transmission rate to a first destination having a first data reception rate. Where the first data transmission rate is larger than the first data reception... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20110007739 - System and method for enhanced physical layer device autonegotiation: A system and method for enhanced physical layer device autonegotiation. The autonegotiation process typically identifies the highest common denominator amongst various standardized modes of operation. Enhanced autonegotiation can be used to select a mode of operation that is not the highest common denominator. Enhanced autonegotiation can also identify a non-standardized... Agent: Law Office Of Duane S. Kobayashi
20110007743 - Filter-based forwarding in a network: A router receives a packet at an ingress interface. The router classifies the received packet based on at least a first field value contained in the header of the packet. According to the classification of the received packet, the router associates one of the plurality of forwarding tables to the... Agent: Harrity & Harrity, LLP
20110007744 - Packet forwarding apparatus and method: A network device includes at least one source physical port coupled to a network, and a plurality of egress ports. A logical port assignment mechanism assigns source logical port information to a data packet received via one of the at least one physical port. The source logical port information is... Agent: Marshall, Gerstein & Borun, LLP (marvell)
20110007745 - System, method and apparatus for pausing multi-channel broadcasts: A system and method for providing a global pause function in a broadcast multimedia system during a pause mode including an input module having an incoming timestamp counter for providing a time-based marker value to mark when each incoming packet arrives from a tuner and an outgoing timestamp counter for... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110007746 - Establishing network quality of service for a virtual machine: A system and method for implementing a VM to identify a data packet for transmission, the data packet including a QoS the data packet is to receive as compared to another QoS that another data packet is to receive. The system and method further includes a SNIC to pull the... Agent: Hewlett-packard Company Intellectual Property Administration
20110007747 - Internet protocol trace back using dynamic reconfigurable logic hardware: Implementations of a dynamic reconfigurable hardware in an IP Trace Back system are described.... Agent: Lee & Hayes, PLLC
20110007749 - Method and apparatus for advertising border connection information of autonomous system: A method and an apparatus for advertising border connection information of autonomous system are disclosed. Moreover, the method includes: establishing and maintaining, by a border node of the autonomous system, the border connection information of the autonomous system; flooding the border connection information within the autonomous system; and receiving, by... Agent: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. C/o Conley Rose, P.C.
20110007748 - Method, system and apparatus for optimizing routes: A method for optimizing routes includes: receiving a route optimization request that includes a network address reallocation indication, wherein the route optimization request is sent by a User Equipment (UE) when a first Packet Data Network (PDN) connection exists between the UE and an old gateway; and triggering establishment of... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110007750 - System for communicating with a single mobile communications device having multiple ms-isdn identifiers: A communication system (10) comprising a first communications device (12) operable by way of a first telecommunications network (16a); a second communications device (14) operable by way of the first telecommunications network (16a) and at least one additional telecommunications network (16b), each telecommunication network (16) issuing a unique MS-ISDN to... Agent: Michaud-kinney Group LLP
20110007751 - Transport stream recording and transmission method and device thereof: A partial transport stream (TS) is temporarily recorded in a recording medium before being transmitted to a network. Here, when the partial TS is generated, null packets (invalid packets) are inserted into some of positions of packets determined not to be recorded, at a predetermined rate, and the resultant partial... Agent: Mcdermott Will & Emery LLP
20110007752 - Destination based methodology for managing network resources: A replicator is configured to be coupled to a first packet-based network, and a packet analysis module and a router are coupled to the replicator. The router is configured to be coupled to a second packet-based network. The replicator receives packets from the first packet-based network, passes the packets to... Agent: Otterstedt, Ellenbogen & Kammer, LLP
20110007753 - Method and system for encoding and decoding length of medium access control protocol data unit: A method and system for encoding the length of a Medium Access Control (MAC) Protocol Data Unit (PDU) is provided. The method includes partitioning the length of the MAC PDU into a first part and a second part when the length of the MAC PDU is greater than a first... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110007755 - Communication with compressed headers: Communication efficiency may be enhanced by using compressed headers. In an example embodiment, a method is performed by a transmitting device to reduce header size. A mapping is created between a logical channel identifier and a compressed logical channel identifier. The compressed logical channel identifier occupies fewer bits than the... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110007754 - Flexible hardware checksum generator: A traffic generator may include a scheduler to provide packet forming data defining a packet; a background engine to retrieve a packet template, the packet template including a first checksum mask, a first pre-sum, and a first address; a fill engine to generate content for variable-content fields of the packet... Agent: SocalIPLaw Group LLP
20110007756 - Channel allocations in a communications system: Systems and techniques for communications include forming a data packet, selecting a plurality of transmission parameters for the data packet, generating information having one of a plurality of codes identifying the transmission parameters, and transmitting the data packet on a first channel and the information on a second channel. It... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110007757 - Deterministic rotational coding: A system and method for implementing a network encoding scheme includes buffering a signal in quantized form at a node of a network and permuting the signal into a particular order of code blocks. The code blocks are rotated using at least one key which has been assigned to the... Agent: Nec Laboratories America, Inc.
20110007758 - Communicating distinct data using polarized data signals: A method and system is provided for communicating distinct data over a single frequency using multiple polarized data signals. Data signals of the single frequency conveying first data, second data, and third data are polarized in a first polarization scheme and a second polarization scheme. The data signals comprise a... Agent: Ashok Tankha
20110007759 - Method for can concatenating can data payloads: A controller area network (CAN) controller unit has a message assembly buffer receiving a serial bitstream, a buffer memory coupled in parallel with said message assembly buffer, a CAN control unit coupled with the message assembly and the buffer memory, and at least one control register. The at least one... Agent: King & Spalding LLP01/06/2011 > 129 patent applications in 40 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office
20110002219 - Group identification and definition within multiple user, multiple access, and/or mimo wireless communications: Group identification and definition within multiple user, multiple access, and/or MIMO wireless communications. A group identification definition field may be transmitted to a number of receiving devices for use in interpreting current or subsequently received packets that include a group identification field (group ID). The group ID can serve a... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20110002220 - Tunneling-based mobility support equipment and method: A tunneling-based mobility support method and apparatus is provided which supports a mobility of a mobile node in a heterogeneous network regardless of IP versions (IPv4/IPv6). The mobility support apparatus includes a load balancer, a plurality of mobility support servers, and a plurality of end routers each being TCP connected... Agent: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP Floor 30, Suite 3000
20110002222 - Meter-based hierarchical bandwidth sharing: Example methods and apparatus for hierarchical bandwidth management are disclosed. An example method includes, receiving a data packet included in a first data traffic flow having a first rate of traffic. The example method further includes marking the data packet with a first marker type if the first rate of... Agent: Brake Hughes Bellermann LLP C/o Cpa Global
20110002223 - Optimizing physiologic monitoring based on available but variable signal quality: When transmitting patient data over a hospital network, data types are prioritized into a data type hierarchy (26) that is employed to rank data types in order of criticality for transmission during periods of diminished signal quality. As signal quality decreases, less critical data types are omitted from transmission and... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20110002221 - Telecommunications systems: A method of reducing the load on a first node in a cellular telecommunications network, which network includes a plurality of nodes, each of the nodes serving a plurality of telecommunications devices by providing communication resources thereto is disclosed. The method includes selecting a target telecommunications device for handover from... Agent: Muirhead And Saturnelli, LLC
20110002224 - Apparatus and method for controlling congestion occurrence in a communication network: Congestion occurrence in a communication network is controlled when performing data transmission based on a first protocol between a first edge node and a second edge node. The first edge node detects a first congestion state identifying a congestion state of the first edge node, and sets first congestion information... Agent: Myers Wolin, LLC
20110002225 - Signal analysis/control system and method, signal control apparatus and method, and program: A signal analysis/control system includes: a signal analysis unit which analyzes an input signal of a transmission unit and generates analysis information; and a signal control unit which controls the input signal of a reception unit by using the analysis information. Thus, the signal analysis is performed in the transmission... Agent: Sughrue Mion, PLLC
20110002226 - Method for discovering routes in wireless communications networks: A method and system discovers a route in a wireless communications network, FIG. 1, including multiple nodes (101-103). A RREQ frame (115) is broadcast by a first node (101). The RREQ frame is generated to discover a route. A second node (102) receives the RREQ frame. The second node (102)... Agent: Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Inc.
20110002227 - Multiuser scheduling in wlan systems: An apparatus for wireless communications is provided including a processing system. The processing system is configured to determine path-losses between the apparatus and a plurality of wireless nodes, to group the plurality of wireless nodes into sets based on the determined path-losses, and to exchange data with at least one... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110002228 - Scheduler using a plurality of slow timers: There is disclosed a scheduler for a traffic generator and a method of scheduling traffic. A working memory may stores N respective timer values for N count-down timers, where N is an integer greater than one. An arithmetic and logic unit (ALU) may update each timer value in rotation every... Agent: SocalIPLaw Group LLP
20110002235 - Base station, mobile station, mobile communication system, and method of controlling control signal transmission: A disclosed base station includes a transmission-rate determining unit for determining a transmission rate of a control channel for transmitting an upper-layer control signal, and a transmitter for allocating a predetermined bandwidth to the control channel for transmitting the upper-layer control signal according to the determined transmission rate, and transmitting... Agent: Osha Liang L.L.P.
20110002229 - Dynamic management of end-to-end network loss during a phone call: A method and system of managing end-to-end loss in a manner that allows phone calls to be executed across many networks at desirable end-to-end loss levels, including networks having fixed-loss stratagems, by controlling devices to adjust their local loss or gain in order to establish target end-to-end loss.... Agent: Brooks Kushman P.C.
20110002233 - Link quality estimation method and apparatus in a telecommunication system: Method and apparatus for enabling accurate link quality estimation of a wireless link between a sending node (400) and a receiving node (402). When the sending node receives link state reports from the receiving node, it estimates the current state of the wireless link. The sending node also determines a... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110002234 - Method and system for umts hsdpa shared control channel processing: Aspects of a method and system for UMTS HSDPA Shared Control Channel processing may include calculating at a receiver, for each one of a plurality of control channels, a quality metric based at least one Viterbi Decoder state metric. A control channel may be selected on the basis of the... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110002232 - Multi-path timing tracking and impairment modeling for improved grake receiver performance in mobility scenarios: Methods and wireless receivers (5) are disclosed for estimating a propagation channel response that includes two closely spaced delays. An exemplary method comprises selecting (720) a plurality of receiver processing delays for sampling the received signal so that that the receiver processing delays span two closely spaced channel response delays,... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110002236 - Optimization of streaming data throughput in unreliable networks: Multiple TRFC connections transport streaming data through a wireless channel, and the difference between measured round trip times of packets and minimum round trip time is used to adjust the number of TFRC connections to fully utilize bandwidth through the wireless channel.... Agent: Stolowitz Ford Cowger LLP
20110002230 - Quality of service parameter relaxation for non-conversational voice calls over a packet-switched network: A method for communication in a packet-switched network. The method includes, when a determination is made that a call that has been set up with a quality of service appropriate for a live voice call will carry recorded voice-based data, decreasing the quality of service used on the call.... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./cr Attn: J. Robert Brown
20110002231 - System and method for adjusting monitoring of timeslots during data transmission: A method for coordinating communications between a user equipment and a base station comprises identifying timeslots for uplink and downlink communications between the user equipment and the base station, monitoring a predetermined number of timeslots for communications, and tracking usage of at least a portion of the timeslots identified for... Agent: Research In Motion Corp./q&b Attn: Glenda Wolfe
20110002237 - Wireless communication system, transmission apparatus and communication control method: Provided is a transmission device comprising a transmission weight generating unit for generating a plurality of transmission weights, a communication quality acquiring unit for acquiring a value indicating the communication quality of each of unique paths, and a transmission weight determining unit for selecting such one of the transmission weights... Agent: Oliff & Berridge, PLC
20110002238 - Method for stopping a tracing flow: The present invention discloses a method for stopping a tracing flow, wherein, a mobility management entity sends a tracing de-activating message to an evolved node B, wherein, the tracing de-activating message carries tracing reference information; responding to the tracing de-activating message, the evolved node B stops related tracing flow according... Agent: Christopher P. Maiorana, P.C.
20110002239 - Determining the location of a femtocell: A server may automatically attempt to locate a femtocell. Information may be obtained from the femtocell or neighboring femtocells to determine location. Servers associated with the femtocell may be contacted using that information to determine the femtocells location.... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20110002240 - System and method for creating a transitive optimzed flow path: Traffic paths based on common devices available in a network are optimized, controlled, manipulated and created. The new paths used to optimize are not limited to the original OSI layer and/or original networks. Thus, various kinds of users/computers/devices, working in the same or in different abstraction layer networks, are combined... Agent: Smith Frohwein Tempel Greenlee Blaha, LLC
20110002241 - Systems, methods and devices for monitoring environmental characteristics using wireless sensor nodes: A wireless sensor node may be wirelessly registered with a first central node and may be automatically configured based at least in part on wireless communications with the first central node. The same wireless sensor node may subsequently be wirelessly registered with a second central node and may be automatically... Agent: Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC
20110002242 - Sparse channel equalization: Sparse channel equalization may be achieved by receiving a signal via a multi-path communication channel. The equalization then continues by extracting sparse information regarding the multiple path communication channel from the signal. Such sparse information generally indicates the position of the signals received via each of the multiple paths. The... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20110002244 - Relays in multi-user mimo systems: A method for signalling in a MIMO system. The system comprises a base station (BS) and at least one relay station (RS) operating in half duplex realized using Time Division Duplex. The BS and the RS distribute channels to at least one mobile station (MS). The method is particularly characterized... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110002243 - Supporting mobile ad-hoc network (manet) and point to multi-point (pmp) communications among nodes in a wireless network: Nodes in a wireless network participate in either point-to-multipoint (PMP) or MANET/mesh communications with other nodes on one or more shared channels of the network. A first or base station node transmits a downlink signal having a time frame structure of determined duration to a number of second or subscriber... Agent: Bae Systems
20110002245 - In-network home gateway for hybrid fiber-coax network: A network gateway function that is provided at a coaxial tap of a hybrid-fiber coaxial broadband network that feeds a customer location. A Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) modem may be embedded in the tap wherein the DOCSIS protocol is terminated. A network functionality such as firewall and... Agent: Aaronson & Waldman, LLC
20110002246 - Data packet communications in a multi-radio access environment: More than one radio-access technology is supported in an apparatus, and channel-coding functions in the apparatus are shared between at least two of said more than one radio-access technology.... Agent: Harrington & Smith
20110002248 - Mobile terminal and network node: Disclosed is a technique to enable a mobile terminal to grasp an address handling method used for each service and hence to achieve more efficient communication. According to this technique, a mobile terminal (UE) 15 inquires a home PMIPv6 domain 10 about a method of handling each address currently maintained... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110002247 - Signal multiplexing method, signal demultiplexing method, digital signal reference frequency correction method, multiplexing device, demultiplexing device, radio communication system, and digital signal reference frequency correction device: A multiplexing/demultiplexing device has a phase difference detection part for detecting a phase difference from a reference frequency of a multiplexed signal and a reference frequency of each of input/output lines, an interpolation part for performing an interpolation on a digital transmitting/receiving signal of each of the input/output lines with... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC
20110002249 - Method for packet-switching interface for code division switching in a terrestrial wireless system: An access radio port is provided that includes means for spreading a payload data signal, extracted from an ATM packet, with a uniquely assigned orthogonal code, means for transmitting the spread payload data signal to one of a group of mobile subscriber terminals located within a microport cell of a... Agent: At&t Corp.
20110002252 - Frame structure for piconet master node on/off scheduling and method thereof: A frame structure for piconet master node on/off scheduling and method thereof. The frame structure includes a schedule-based data period, a contention-based active period, a schedule-based schedule notification message period directly following the contention-based active period, and an inactive sleep mode period positioned before the schedule-based data period, before or... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20110002250 - Method and apparatus for reducing battery consumption in a wtru upon etws notification: A method and apparatus for broadcasting and receiving an emergency indication during an emergency information broadcast. An eNB is configured to broadcast, and a wireless transmit receive unit is configured to receive, a paging signal including a first emergency indication, a set of system information blocks including emergency information and... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc
20110002253 - Method for managing power saving operation in wireless communicaiton system: In a power saving operation management method in a mobile communication system, a base station receives a sleep mode entering request message from a mobile station desiring to enter the sleep mode, determines a sleep period type and a parameter by analyzing a combination of radio channels between the mobile... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110002251 - Time synchronization and routing method in wireless sensor network, and apparatus for enabling the method: A time synchronization method in a wireless sensor network, a low power routing method using a reservation scheme, and an apparatus for performing the method are provided. The time synchronization method in the wireless sensor network may include: receiving a first synchronization request command packet from a parent node that... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110002254 - Method for transmitting and receiving bcmcs information: A broadcast/multicast service information receiving method and broadcast/multicast service information transmitting method using the same are disclosed. The present invention includes the steps of receiving length information of a BCMCS component flow discriminator (BCMCS Flow Discriminator) configuring a BCMC service flow identifier (BCMCS Flow Identifier) and receiving information for a... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110002255 - System and method for avoiding and resolving conflicts in a wireless mobile display digital interface multicast environment: Systems and methods for avoiding conflict in a wireless mobile display digital interface (WMDDI) environment including both host and client devices. In one aspect, the presently claimed invention includes a system and/or method that is configured for broadcasting a first multicast MAC address by a first host to at least... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110002256 - Base station, relay station, computing apparatus, and reference signal transmission, allocation, and receiving methods thereof: A base station, relay station, computing apparatus, and reference signal transmission, allocation, and receiving methods thereof are provided. For each the antennas, the BS perform the following operations: (i) generating a BS superframe comprising a first kind frame and a second kind frame, each of the first and second kind... Agent: Skaar Ulbrich Macari, P.A.
20110002257 - Method and system for processing signals in a high performance receive chain: Aspects of a method and system for processing signals in a high performance receive chain may include amplifying a plurality of radio frequency signals in one or more respective one or ones of a plurality of amplifier chains in a multistandard radio frequency front-end, which may comprise one or more... Agent: Mcandrews Held & Malloy, Ltd
20110002258 - Method for transmitting and receiving system information: A method for transmitting and receiving system information, wherein the method for transmitting the system information includes that a sub-frame used to transmit other system information and a sub-frame used to transmit system information 1 are arranged in different time domain. With the present invention, the influence caused by the... Agent: Christopher P. Maiorana, P.C.
20110002259 - Emergency alert signals for satellite systems: A notification system for satellite broadcasts is provided, the system comprising a database that is a depository for notification information, an encoder that encodes notification information from the database for satellite broadcasts, and a data linker that associates encoded notification information with at least one packet identifier (PID) for transmission... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110002264 - Apparatus and methods for digital-to-analog conversion with vector quantization: A digital-to-analog converter (DAC) includes a mismatch shaping feedback vector quantizer configured to store state information in expanded format using One-Hot Encoding of a matrix. The expanded state format storage enables implementation of a simplified state sorter for the vector feedback mechanism of the vector quantizer. The simplified state sorter... Agent: Qualcomm Incorporated
20110002270 - Base station and method for reducing asynchronous interference in a multi-tier ofdma overlay network: Embodiments of a base station and method for reducing asynchronous interference in a multi-tier OFDMA overlay network are generally described herein. In some embodiments, a lower-tier base station is configured to adjust OFDMA frame boundaries to cause frames communicated by a higher-tier to arrive within a cyclic prefix at the... Agent: Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner/intel
20110002263 - Beamforming using base and differential codebooks: Embodiments of methods and apparatus for determining and/or quantizing a beamforming matrix are disclosed. In some embodiments, the determining and/or quantizing of the beamforming matrix may include the use of a base codebook and a differential codebook. Additional variants and embodiments are also disclosed.... Agent: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C.
20110002272 - Communication apparatus and communication method: A mobile communications network is a communications network that performs both circuit switching and packet switching. A data communications network is a communications network that performs packet switching. A communication apparatus is capable of connecting to the mobile communications network and the data communications network. The communication apparatus includes a... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
20110002262 - Mac reset and reconfiguration: A method and apparatus for reconfiguring a medium access control (MAC) entity in a wireless transmit receive unit (WTRU). The method and apparatus includes the WTRU transmitting a MAC reconfiguration request, the WTRU receiving a MAC reconfiguration command including new MAC parameter values and the WTRU reconfiguring a MAC entity... Agent: Volpe And Koenig, P.C. Dept. Icc
20110002269 - Method and device for adapting a buffer of a terminal and communication system comprising such a device: A method and a device for adapting a buffer of a terminal are provided, said method comprising the steps of (i) a network provides data to the terminal; and (ii) the terminal adapts its buffer based on the data provided. Furthermore, a communication system comprising such a device is provided.... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110002265 - Method and device for providing a service: A method for providing a service comprising a plurality of coding layers in a communication network is provided, and wherein each one of said plurality of layers is associated with a unique identifier, the method uses a single message containing necessary information for a receiver to derive all identifiers for... Agent: Robert D. Shedd, Patent Operations Thomson Licensing LLC
20110002273 - Method for transmitting subframe grouping information and decoding subframe grouped frames: A method for transmitting subframe grouping information and a method for decoding subframe-grouped frames are provided. The subframe grouping information transmission method updates a grouping information field of a MAC message, which a serving base station periodically broadcasts to an MS, using subframe grouping information determined by a target base... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110002260 - Private multimedia contents broadcasting equipment which uses ism radio frequency band or u-nii 5ghz radio frequency band, private multimedia contents broadcasting system and method thereof: An individual multimedia contents broadcasting equipment is disclosed, which includes an individual broadcast process unit which provides a private IP through a DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) to a receiving terminal, which requests a connection, and makes a connection of the receiving terminal through a radio network, and transmits a... Agent: Ladas & Parry LLP
20110002271 - Service providing apparatus for digital processing service, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method: A service providing apparatus that provides a digital processing service and performs wireless communication with a service use apparatus that uses the service includes: a wireless communication unit that performs wireless communication; an interface unit that enables the attachment of a portable wireless communication device that performs wireless communication for... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew, LLP
20110002261 - System and method for connection to a wireless network: The invention provides a method and system for connection and/or reconnection of a computing device to a wireless network. Embodiments of the system and method may, when appropriate, inhibit use of stored IP addresses, for example by deleting or effectively deleting stored IP addresses. By deleting or effectively deleting stored... Agent: Winstead PC
20110002266 - System and method for frequency domain audio post-processing based on perceptual masking: In an embodiment, a method of frequency domain post-processing is disclosed. The method includes applying adaptive modification gain factor to each frequency coefficient, and determining gain factors based on Local Masking Magnitude and Local Masked Magnitude.... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110002267 - Voice service in evolved packet system: Methods and apparatus to manage voice service in evolved packet systems are disclosed. An example method in a User Equipment (UE) with a first indicator related to voice services in an Evolved Packet System (EPS) comprises receiving a Non Access Stratum (NAS) protocol response message with a second indicator and... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC
20110002268 - Voice service in evolved packet system: Methods and apparatus to manage voice service in evolved packet systems are disclosed. An example in a UE with a first indicator related to voice services in an Evolved Packet System (EPS) includes receiving a first Non Access Stratum (NAS) protocol response message with a second indicator and responsive to... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC
20110002285 - Apparatus and method for managing resource to decrease inter-cell interference in a broadband wireless commmunication system: An apparatus and method for resource management in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes allocating resources and transmit power to maximize Quality of Service (QoS) satisfaction of User Equipments (UEs) and a sum rate using long-term channel information of the UEs, determining a transmit power constraint per... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLP
20110002287 - Base station, mobile station and communication method thereof: A base station, a mobile station and a communication method thereof are provided. The base station and the mobile station are adapted for use in a wireless network. The wireless network comprises the base station and the mobile station. The mobile station connects with the base station via a physical... Agent: Skaar Ulbrich Macari, P.A.
20110002294 - Communication system, communication channel efficiency improving device, and radio communication terminal: A technique is disclosed, according to which the efficiency of a communication channel where the communication is performed between radio communication terminals. According to this technique, under the network condition where different types of connection can be made to different types of networks, radio communication terminals performing communication with each... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110002291 - Cooperative transceiving between wireless interface devices of a host device with shared modules: A circuit includes a first wireless interface circuit that transceives packetized data between a host module and a first external device in accordance with a first wireless communication protocol. A second wireless interface circuit transceives packetized data between the host module and a second external device in accordance with a... Agent: Garlick Harrison & Markison
20110002281 - Discontinuous reception for carrier aggregation: Discontinuous reception (DRX) operations for wireless communications implementing carrier aggregation are disclosed. Physical downlink control channel implementation for carrier aggregation is also disclosed. DRX methods are disclosed including a common DRX protocol that may be applied across all component carriers, an individual/independent DRX protocol that is applied on each component... Agent: Woodcock Washburn LLP
20110002286 - Method and apparatus for allocating data burst: A method and apparatus for allocating a data burst is disclosed, which is capable of differently setting a start symbol offset, at which an allocation of data burst is started, by each sector when allocating the data burst into a downlink sub-frame for each of neighboring sectors, wherein the method... Agent: Blank Rome LLP
20110002288 - Method and apparatus for allocating ranging channel in wireless communication system: A method and apparatus of allocating a ranging channel in a wireless communication system is provided. A base station (BS) allocates at least one first ranging channel, having a first structure, and at least one second ranging channel, having a second structure, to a ranging subframe. The first structure or... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110002278 - Method and apparatus for arq control in wireless communications: In one or more aspects, the method and apparatus presented herein consider corresponding uplink resource allocations when allocating ARQ signal powers. In particular, in at least one embodiment, more power is allocated to the acknowledgment (“ack”) signal(s) corresponding to user equipment (UE) transmissions that involve larger allocations of uplink resources.... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110002293 - Method for allocating control channel: A method for allocating a submap is disclosed. The method includes configuring a subframe including one or more resource areas according to a size of the submap, allocating the submap and a control header including subframe configuration information and submap information to the one or more resource areas, and transmitting... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110002290 - Method for transmitting cqi in wireless communication system: A method of transmitting a channel quality indicator (CQI) in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes receiving an uplink grant on a downlink channel, the uplink grant comprising a CQI report indicator, a transport format field and a resource assignment field, the CQI report indicator indicating whether... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110002292 - Method for updating location information of user equipment: A method for updating location information of a UE is provided. A Node B transmits location information of the UE to an MME. An MME updates location information of the UE saved in a network as the location information of the UE from the Node B. The method supports the... Agent: The Farrell Law Firm, LLP
20110002289 - Methods and arrangements in a wireless communications system: The present invention relates to methods and arrangements that make it possible to control the delay for the UEs to access the EUL resources in the Enhanced Uplink in CELL_FACH state procedure, independently from the delay for the UEs to access 5 ordinary UL resources in the RACH procedure. This... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110002280 - Midamble for wireless networks: Briefly, in accordance with one or more embodiments, a midamble for a downlink subframe is generated by rotating an order of midamble tones per antenna between two or more subbands. A Golay sequence may be utilized in the modulation of one or more subcarriers of the midamble via a reuse-3... Agent: Cool Patent, P.C. C/o Cpa Global
20110002284 - Multi-tier network interference mitigation: In some embodiments, a femto access point comprises a baseband processor, an RF modulator/demodulator coupled to the baseband processor to modulate/demodulate data for communication within a predetermined frequency range, one or more antennas to coupled to the RF modulator/demodulator to transceive information with one or more wireless devices via a... Agent: Caven & Aghevli LLC C/o Cpa Global
20110002283 - Multicarrier radio receiver and method for receiving multiple carriers: A radio receiver uses a first receiver type for receiving data and/or control information on one or more secondary carrier channel(s) if one or more common channels(s) are transmitted on the corresponding secondary carrier. Otherwise, the radio receiver uses a second receiver type for receiving data and/or control information on... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110002275 - Resource allocation in a radio communication system: A method of using resource blocks in a communication system with a plurality of Base Stations (BSs), including assigning resource blocks to a first BS, the first BS communicating to a second BS a message comprising information about at least one resource block assigned to the first BS and not... Agent: Martin D. Moynihan D/b/a Prtsi, Inc.
20110002274 - Resource sharing between a plurality of communication networks: A method of resource sharing between a plurality of communication networks each having a nominal resource allocation of a shared air interface resource and a resource exchange allowance is provided. A temporary resource allocation of a first air interface resource from a nominal resource allocation of a first network is... Agent: Motorola, Inc. Penny Tomko
20110002277 - Signal reception in wireless communication systems using automatic repeat request transmissions: A wireless communication transceiver compensates a given received signal for retransmission interference, if (uncompensated) decoding of the given received signals fails. The transceiver estimates the retransmission interference bearing on the given received signal based on hypothesizing that another user (or users) mistakenly transmitted in the same time interval, using some... Agent: Coats & Bennett, PLLC
20110002276 - System and methods for ack/nak feedback in tdd communications: Systems and methods for providing an efficient mechanism for transmitting encoded downlink assignment index (DAI) and for signaling the ACK/NAK information corresponding to downlink grant allocations in an over the air radio telecommunications network with time division duplex (TDD) capability, where aggregation of component carriers (CCs) is used. Downlink control... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110002279 - Uplink open loop power control system: Embodiments of the present invention provide an uplink open loop power control system in which interference over thermal information is transmitted to mobile stations. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.... Agent: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C.
20110002282 - Wireless communication system, wireless communication setting method, base station, mobile station, and program: The problem is that, in a mobile wireless system, when more than one frequency block composed of resource blocks that are consecutive on a frequency axis is assigned to one mobile station, the multi-diversity effect due to scheduling increases by the number of assigned frequency blocks being increased, but the... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC
20110002299 - handover for cellular radio communications: An improved handover process is described for a cellular wireless network. In one example, a method includes registering a mobile station to a first base station and a first gateway, handing the mobile station over to a second base station coupled to the first gateway, selecting a second gateway coupled... Agent: Intel/bstz Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP
20110002306 - A bearer establishing method and system based on handover: The present invention discloses a bearer establishing method and system based on handover, wherein the method comprises: an MME transmits the handover required message to the target base station, and carries aggregate maximum bit rate information, namely AMBR information of the UE in the handover required message. In virtue of... Agent: Patentventures (zte) Client: Zte
20110002304 - Enhanced delay management: A method to facilitate user equipment (UE) handoff within a packet data communication system includes determining, at a source relay node, that the UE is to undergo a handoff from the source relay node to a target entity and sending, by the source relay node, a first request to a... Agent: Lee, Hong, Degerman, Kang & Waimey
20110002297 - Gateway association: Embodiments provide components of a communication network that may facilitate efficient optimization of the communication network. In various embodiments, network gateway selection for incoming subscriber stations may be allocated to one or more components that make intelligent allocation determinations. Additionally, in various embodiments, control of the communication network may also... Agent: Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C.
20110002301 - Handover in core-edge separation technology in wireless communications: In one embodiment of the invention, a method for wireless communication includes receiving a packet destined to a destination node at a first egress router. The destination node is supported by a second egress router. A destination address of the packet is the first egress router. The received packet is... Agent: Slater & Matsil, L.L.P. Slater & Matsil, L.L.P.
20110002295 - Infrastructure assisted network transition: An infrastructure assisted network transition scheme is provided. In a multi-mode wireless communication device, handover threshold data is received from a management server associated with a first wireless network comprising one or more wireless access points. The multi-mode wireless communication device receives signals from the one or more wireless access... Agent: Edell. Shapiro, & Finnan, LLC
20110002296 - Method and transcoder entity for tandem free operation in a telecommunication network: A method is described for engaging a first transcoder entity in a tandem free operation session with a second transcoder entity. The transcoder entities control the tandem free operation session and the insertion of transcoders into the session. They also perform a synchronization procedure of the first transcoder entity and... Agent: Ericsson Inc.
20110002305 - Method for performing inter-rat handover: An Inter-RAT handover method is disclosed. A method for supporting an Inter-RAT handover by an IEEE 802.16m MS includes performing, by the MS, pre-registration in an Inter-RAT target BS using a tunneling, if a channel quality of an Inter-RAT neighbor cell is higher than a pre-registration threshold, and transmitting a... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110002300 - Method of performing handover and network system of enabling the method: A method of performing a handover is provided. The method of performing the handover includes: a mobile terminal transmitting an access stop message to a first Access Point (AP) when the mobile terminal moves from a first AP area to a second AP area; the first AP transmitting a handover... Agent: Ampacc Law Group, PLLC
20110002302 - Network handover method, communications system, and relevant devices: A network handover method, a communications system, and relevant devices are provided, so as to implement handover between a Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) network and a Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) network. The method specifically includes the following steps. A user terminal determines a target network access point (AP) and... Agent: Docket Clerk/htcl
20110002303 - Ranging by mobile station in femto system: A ranging method in a mobile station of a femto system is disclosed. According to the present invention, a femto base station enables non-synchronized ranging channel (NS-RCH) information to be carried on S-SFH SP1. A mobile station receives S-SFH and then determines whether a base station is a femto base... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110002298 - Reducing overhead in wireless communications: Stations in a wireless network may communicate directly using MAC management messages. As examples, servers may communicate using MAC management messages with mobile stations, base stations may communicate using MAC management messages, and relay cells may communicate using MAC management messages.... Agent: Trop, Pruner & Hu, P.C.
20110002307 - Controlling node: A controlling node for a cellular communications system, arranged to handle the control of one or more user terminals in a first cell and configurable to receive transmissions from one or more user terminals in the first cell, with a defined periodicity. The controlling node includes a receipt monitor for... Agent: Potomac Patent Group PLLC
20110002308 - Wireless communication apparatus: In order to perform handover from a first wireless communication network 15 to a second wireless communication network 16, a preparation time for handover, communication quality after scheduled handover execution, and a delay time of each of the first wireless communication network and the second wireless communication network are obtained... Agent: Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP
20110002309 - Method of transmitting ack/nack signal in wireless communication system: A method of transmitting an acknowledgement (ACK)/non-acknowledgement (NACK) signal in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes: allocating a radio resource; and transmitting the ACK/NACK signal through an ACK channel in a location determined by an index for the radio resource, wherein the radio resource includes at least... Agent: Mckenna Long & Aldridge LLP
20110002312 - Communication method and cell station using the same: m
20110002311 - Gateway, base station and method for window-based content synchronization: The present disclosure relates to a gateway, base station and method for window-based content synchronization technology. The gateway according the present invention comprises; a receiving unit for receiving a data packet; a window counting unit for counting the data packet, such that a predetermined number of packets forms a window,... Agent: Fay Sharpe/lucent
20110002310 - Radio network controller and frame transmission adjusting method: In adjusting transmission timings of frames sequentially transmitted from a radio network controller to a base transceiver station, the frame transmission schedule is changed in appropriate manner in response to a necessary Timing Adjustment control frame (TA). In a first period of time, which is a period of ignoring the... Agent: Crowell & Moring LLP Intellectual Property Group
20110002316 - Apparatus and a method for enabling a wlan device to access a wimax network: The present invention provides an apparatus for enabling a wireless local area network device to access a WiMAX network, the apparatus comprises: WiMAX means, configured to encapsulate uplink data from data means into a transmission message in an 802.16e protocol format, to send the transmission message to a WiMAX base... Agent: Fish & Richardson P.C. (bo)
20110002315 - Digital multimedia local area wireless transmission system and local area wireless transmission method using the same: A local area wireless transmission system includes: at least one transmitter transmitting a multimedia data signal with a first speed; at least one receiver receiving the multimedia data signal; and at least one master receiver transmitting a synchronization control signal with a second speed lower than the first speed, the... Agent: Duane Morris LLP - PhiladelphiaIPDepartment
20110002317 - Method and device for mapping the initial location of downlink pilot: A mapping method for the initial location of the downlink pilot comprises the following steps: acquiring a cell sequence number; mapping the cell sequence number to k; and setting an initial location of a downlink pilot on a first antenna as the Kth sub-carrier. A mapping device for the initial... Agent: Intellectual Property / Technology Law
20110002313 - Method and system for messaging across cellular networks and a public data network: A computer program product for instant message communication in a wireless and non-wireless environment. A message is sent from a mobile unit device over a wireless communication network. The message includes a destination address, information associated with the mobile unit device's user, message content and message address. If, according to... Agent: Black Lowe & Graham, PLLC
20110002320 - Method of transmitting information for supporting legacy system and multi-carrier system: A method for transmitting information that supports a legacy system and a multi-carrier system is disclosed. The method for transmitting information supporting a legacy system includes constructing a frame structure for supporting the legacy system, and transmitting a frame header including allocation information of the frame structure to a mobile... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110002314 - Methods and apparatus for optimization of femtocell network management: Methods and apparatus that reduce network management overhead required for the operation of wireless femtocells. In one aspect of the invention, a central network entity governs the simultaneous operation of several femtocells by specifying modes of operation, and operational parameters for one or more of the femtocells. In one embodiment,... Agent: Gazdzinski & Associates, P.C.
20110002318 - Mobile station, base station, and mobile communication method: It is an objective of the present invention to efficiently use an uplink radio resource, when transmitting user data based on an uplink high efficient transmission method. A mobile station according to the present invention includes a transmission section configured to transmit high efficient uplink data channel frames for transmitting... Agent: Mots Law, PLLC
20110002319 - Signaling of transmission settings in multi-user systems: The present invention relates to a transmitting apparatus, a receiving apparatus, a system, a signal, and a method of multi-user transmission, wherein transmission settings are divided into common signal information, containing settings/information relevant for multiple receivers and user stream specific information, containing settings/information relevant only to a related user stream.... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20110002321 - Radio transmission device, and radio transmission method: Provided are a radio transmission device and a radio transmission method, which prevent the deterioration of a preamble detecting performance while reducing the collision probability of a RACH. In this radio transmission device, a Signature table storage unit (103) divides the magnitudes of transmission loss levels into individual levels corresponding... Agent: Dickinson Wright PLLC James E. Ledbetter, Esq.
20110002322 - Data transmission method in a multi-carrier system, and transmitter: A transmitter includes a plurality of transmit antennas, a processor configured to process user data, and a single carrier frequency division multiple access (SC-FDMA) signal generator configured to receive the user data and generate SC-FDMA symbols transmitted through the plurality of transmit antennas. The SC-FDMA signal generator independently performs inverse... Agent: Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
20110002323 - Dynamic time interleaving method and an associated device: The present invention relates to a time interleaving method (1) and a time interleaver (ETS) for data. The data is intended to be transmitted sequentially by a baseband carrier of a single-carrier transmitter (EM). The method consists in interleaving a block of successive data items according to a particular interleaving... Agent: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP Attn: Patent Docket Dept.
20110002324 - Time synchronization of a plurality of different wireless networks with data sensors: The invention relates to a method for time synchronization of a plurality of different wireless networks A, B, each wireless network (A, B) comprising at least one data sensor (A.1, A.2, A.3, A.4, B.1, B.2, B.3, B.4) for measuring data and a gateway (A.0, B.0) to which the measured data... Agent: Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
20110002326 - Method for dialing from internet extension to conventional extension: A method for dialing from Internet extension to conventional extension is disclosed. A VoIP gateway or an IP auto attendants is used for dialing from Internet extension to conventional extension. The phone number of the Private Branch Exchange and the voice guidance are not needed. The calling number of SIP... Agent: Bacon & Thomas, PLLC
20110002329 - Method, equipment and mobile communication system for realizing explicit call transfer: A method, equipment, and a mobile communication system for realizing explicit call transfer are provided. The method for realizing explicit call transfer includes the following steps. A service centralization & continuity application server (SCC AS) receives a call request sent by a second user equipment (UE), and sends the call... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110002328 - Method, system, and device for setting up a call using a global registry: A method, system, and device for establishing a call using a single identifier, which includes receiving contact information relating to the single identifier from an uploading device, the contact information identifying at least one protocol, storing the contact information received from the uploading device, retrieving the stored contact information and... Agent: Oblon, Spivak, Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
20110002325 - Multimedia terminal device having integrated telephone system and user interface method: Customer premise equipment provides a communication gateway with a network of a service provider and includes a multimedia terminal device for installation on the customer's premises typically at an out-of-the-way location. The multimedia terminal device includes a modem having an embedded media terminal adaptor and an integrated telephone base station,... Agent: Motorola, Inc.
20110002330 - Systems and methods of deciding how to route calls over a voice over internet protocol telephone call routing system: A system and method of monitoring Voice over the Internet Protocol (VoIP) and facsimile over Internet Protocol (FoIP) calling over the Internet includes compiling information about each call after the call is terminated. By compiling information about each of the calls immediately after they are terminated, the system can quickly... Agent: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC
20110002327 - Voice service in evolved packet system: Methods and apparatus to manage voice service in evolved packet systems are disclosed. An example method in a user equipment (UE) with a first indicator related to voice services in an Evolved Packet System (EPS) comprises receiving a Non Access Stratum (NAS) protocol response message with a second indicator and... Agent: Hanley, Flight & Zimmerman, LLC
20110002332 - Method and apparatus for a software programmable intelligent network: A reservation request is received for a data transport session. The reservation request contains a requested class of communication service through the asynchronous network. The state of the network along the route is then preferably determined and at least one end-to-end route through the network is obtained. The route is... Agent: Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC
20110002331 - Packet retransmission and memory sharing: Through the identification of different packet-types, packets can be handled based on an assigned packet handling identifier. This identifier can, for example, enable forwarding of latency-sensitive packets without delay and allow error-sensitive packets to be stored for possible retransmission. In another embodiment, and optionally in conjunction with retransmission protocols including... Agent: Jason H. Vick Sheridan Ross, PC
20110002334 - Communication terminal and communication state change method: A generating unit (210) generates group formation data for forming groups among nodes making up an ALM distribution tree. A transmitting unit (220) transmits the group formation data to a node that is a destination set to a communication terminal. When a condition for grouping is satisfied, the generating unit... Agent: Wenderoth, Lind & Ponack L.L.P.
20110002333 - Terminal and n-tree constructing method: A terminal apparatus is provided that minimizes traffic congestion by reducing end-to-end delay and maximizes the bandwidth available in shared N-tree ALM nodes. In this terminal apparatus, an optimal stream path information table (204) stores N-tree session information for all nodes. A server forwarding table (202) stores bandwidth-fair ALM route... Agent: Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C
20110002336 - Address search method and packet processing device: A packet processing device includes a first search table in which an entry including an index value and a destination address is registered and a second search table in which a combination of header information and a destination address is registered. The packet processing device receives as an input a... Agent: Mr. Jackson Chen
20110002335 - Techniques for introducing in-band network management packets in multi-protocol label switching networks: A system and method for introducing in-band network management packets (INMPs) in a Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) network. MPLS is an emerging technology, which integrates Internet Protocol (IP) routing with label switching techniques. MPLS intends to provide new capabilities in the area of traffic engineering for IP networks. These traffic... Agent: At & T- Legal Department - Brendzel
20110002337 - Network relay apparatus: Network relay arrangements including: multiple ports; MAC address storage; flooding indication storage; plane number management storage; table manager; and frame processor. The table manager: utilizes the plane number management storage to specify current identification information being currently used and next identification information to be used next, with regard to a... Agent: Antonelli, Terry, Stout & Kraus, LLP
20110002338 - Sleep-mode control information processing device, storage medium and sleep-mode control method: An information processing device, comprising: a traffic control unit configured to regularly check whether packets are transmitted to an adjacent node and received from the adjacent node; and a sleep determination process unit configured to determine whether there is a possibility that packets are transmitted to the adjacent node when... Agent: Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
20110002341 - Method and apparatus for remote access to a local network: A method and apparatus for enabling remote access to a local gateway (302) of a local network from a remote device (300) located outside the local network. Capabilities and credentials of the remote device and of the local gateway are configured independently in an IMS core (304) for the remote... Agent: Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec
20110002339 - Network access control: The invention provides for telecommunications user equipment including network access control means operative responsive to control parameters and further including a subscriber module accessible remote from the user equipment and arranged to store the said control parameters for use by the said access control means, and wherein the subscriber module... Agent: Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group, PLLC
20110002342 - Network access method, authentication method, communications systems and relevant devices: A network access method, an authentication method, a communications system, and relevant devices are provided to support implicit authentication based on subscriber line information in Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6). The network access method includes: receiving a first request message sent from a User Equipment (UE) on an Access Node... Agent: Staas & Halsey LLP
20110002340 - Pipeline method and system for switching packets: A switching device comprising one or more processors coupled to a media access control (MAC) interface and a memory structure for switching packets rapidly between one or more source devices and one or more destination devices. Packets are pipelined through a series of first processing segments to perform a plurality... Agent: Townsend And Townsend And Crew LLP/foundry/brocade
20110002344 - Buffer control for multi-transport architectures: A system for automating connection management in a manner that may be transparent to any actively communicating applications operating in a Network on Terminal Architecture (NoTA). An application level entity may access another node by making a request to a high level communication structure via an interface. The high level... Agent: Nokia, Inc.
20110002343 - Method for data synchronization with mobile wireless devices: A system and method for utilizing non-interactive communications with wireless networks for a mobile wireless device such as a telephone, personal digital assistant (PDA), laptop, or other mobile device configured for performing data transfers over a wireless network. By way of example, the invention allows a user to send and... Agent: O'banion & Ritchey LLP/ Sony Electronics, Inc.
20110002345 - Method and apparatus for dequeuing data: A method and apparatus for dequeuing data are disclosed. The method includes: obtaining storage addresses of packets in each queue, and dequeuing, by multiple dequeue processing engines, the packets in each queue in parallel according to the storage addresses of the packets in each queue. Multiple dequeue processing engines dequeue... Agent: Docket Clerk/htcl
20110002346 - Extended network protocols for communicating metadata with virtual machines: Network devices include hosted virtual machines and virtual machine applications. Hosted virtual machines and their applications implement additional functions and services in network devices. Network devices include data taps for directing network traffic to hosted virtual machines and allowing hosted virtual machines to inject network traffic. Network devices include unidirectional... Agent: General - Law Office Of Jonathan Hollander PC
20110002347 - Method and system for encoding and decoding medium access control layer packet: A method and system for encoding and decoding Medium Access Control (MAC) Protocol Data Units (PDUs) in a MAC layer packet is provided. The method includes receiving a request from a Physical (PHY) layer to transmit the MAC layer packet, wherein the MAC layer packet is transmitted in a predefined... Agent: JeffersonIPLaw, LLPPrevious industry: Dynamic information storage or retrieval
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