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Determination Of Communication Parameters

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Systems and methods for band-limited subframes in wireless networks
03/26/15 - 20150085677 - Systems, methods, and apparatuses for using band-limited subframes in wireless communication networks are provided. During the band-limited subframes, the macro cell base station may mute its transmission or transmit at a low power over some frequency sub-band, while transmitting at a normal or higher power over other frequency sub-band. Correspondingly,...

Distributed system and method for flow identification in an access network
03/26/15 - 20150085678 - A system and method for tracking and adjusting packet flows through a network having a service delivery node and one or more residential services gateways. Packet flows are recognized as they pass through one or more residential services gateway and flow analytics information corresponding to the packet flows recognized in...

Methods, systems, and computer program products for parameter estimation based on historical context information
03/26/15 - 20150085679 - Methods and systems are described for parameter estimation based on historical context information. In one aspect, a communication context for a first mobile device is determined. The communication context is compared to a stored historical communication context of at least one other mobile device, wherein the stored historical communication context...

Retransmitting communications in a mobile network using small cell clusters
03/26/15 - 20150085680 - Methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture to enable retransmitting of communications in a mobile network using small cell clusters are disclosed. Example methods disclosed herein for a macro node in a mobile network include configuring a cluster of small cell nodes in communication with the macro node to perform retransmission...

Cell performance assessment
03/26/15 - 20150085681 - A method for assessing performance of a cell in a network in which data is passed between layers in a protocol stack implemented by the cell. The method comprises calculating a data efficiency of data passing through a physical layer in the protocol stack via one or more higher layers...

Apparatus, method and computer-readable medium
03/26/15 - 20150085682 - An apparatus includes a memory; and a processor coupled to the memory and configured to: determine display configurations each of which is to be applied to displays of a plurality of relevant information each of which corresponds to each of devices, on the basis of a plurality of strength variation...

Techniques for performing carrier sense adaptive transmission in unlicensed spectrum
03/26/15 - 20150085683 - Aspects for reducing interference between networks are provided. A signal transmitted by a first network over a communications medium using an unlicensed frequency spectrum is decoded to determine one or more parameters of a packet in the signal. A level of utilization of the communications medium by the first network...

Carrier sense adaptive transmission (csat) in unlicensed spectrum
03/26/15 - 20150085684 - Systems and methods for Carrier Sense Adaptive Transmission (CSAT) and related operations in unlicensed spectrum are disclosed to reduce interference between co-existing Radio Access Technologies (RATs). The parameters for a given CSAT communication scheme may be adapted dynamically based on received signals from a transceiver for a native RAT to...

Application dependent channel condition assessment
03/26/15 - 20150085685 - This disclosure relates to application dependent channel condition assessment mode selection for reduced power consumption in cellular communications. In one embodiment, a channel condition assessment mode may be selected for assessing a wireless communication channel used for a cellular link. The channel condition assessment mode may be selected from at...

Scheduling based on signal quality measurements
03/26/15 - 20150085686 - Systems and methods for resource coordination and management in a communication environment are disclosed. The resource coordination and management may comprise, for example: transmitting channel and interference measurement signals over a plurality of resources; receiving link signal quality measurements that are based on the transmission of the channel and interference...

System and method for adaptive wireless property calculations
03/26/15 - 20150085687 - A station configured to perform a method for determining a wireless property such as a channel estimate, a channel estimation track, a time tracking loop, and a frequency tracking loop. The method including determining a set of consecutive subframes in which no transmission is scheduled, placing a processor into a...

System and method for adaptive channel estimation based on data activity
03/26/15 - 20150085688 - A station performing a method to toggle a channel estimation setting between a full channel estimation that includes estimating the channel based upon a predetermined number of received reference symbols prior to a current subframe and a partial channel estimation that includes estimating the channel based upon a subset of...

Method and apparatus for communicating with lte terminals having restricted capabilities
03/26/15 - 20150085689 - A method and system for facilitating communication in an LTE network between an eNB and Limited Capability Terminal Equipments (LCTEs). A subset of PRACH preambles is defined for use by the LCTEs. PRACH preambles are selected by LCTEs only from said subset for inclusion in transmission of a PRACH preamble...

Joint channel correction method, joint channel correction unit and base station
03/26/15 - 20150085690 - Embodiments of the present invention provide a joint channel correction method, a joint channel correction unit and a base station. The joint channel correction method can implement joint channel correction between base stations in a base station set. At least one base station in the base station set is connected...

Communication effects in network simulations
03/26/15 - 20150085691 - A method for a system that runs a platform simulation and a network simulation of a radio network comprises probing the network simulation to determine effects produced between transmitter-receiver pairs represented within the network simulation; computing communication effects in response to the probing and saving the communication effects for later...

Method, user equipment, base station and system for measuring signal received power
03/26/15 - 20150085692 - Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, a user equipment, a base station and a system for measuring signal received power, wherein the method includes: obtaining, by a user equipment (UE), reference signal resource; obtaining, by the user equipment (UE), a reference signal subset and a precoding matrix, wherein...

Multi-cell signals in ofdm wireless networks
03/26/15 - 20150085693 - A wireless device receives control messages indicating CSI measurement resources of cells belonging to at least two base stations or belonging to at least two sectors of a base station. The wireless device measures CSI employing at least CSI measurement resources of the cells. The wireless device quantizes the measured...

Mitigating interference in full duplex communication
03/19/15 - 20150078177 - Systems and apparatuses involve implementing methods that may include receiving, by enhanced user equipment (eUE), an assignment of Resource Blocks (RBs) from an eNodeB (eNB), wherein the eUE is configured to receive full-duplex transmissions; for each assigned RB, measuring interference caused by uplink transmissions from one or more legacy UEs;...

Software platform for implementation and control of satellite communication systems
03/19/15 - 20150078178 - A software-based technology framework for supervising and supporting a combined wireless and satellite communications network requires a two-way communication capability that is operated by a network manager in a supervising system. In particular, this requires the monitoring of a communication network by the network manager, which receives operational information from...

Signal strength indicator for multicast broadcasting in a wireless network
03/19/15 - 20150078179 - The quality of a multicast broadcast that is being received by a mobile device may be determined. In one implementation, a method may include receiving a radio signal corresponding to a multicast broadcast of content; measuring a strength of the received signal; determining a minimum signal strength to receive the...

Communication adaptations to industrial noise
03/19/15 - 20150078180 - A device in an industrial environment may adapt communications to account for industrial noise in the industrial environment. The device may send a first communication to a destination device in the industrial environment using a first communication technology. The device may access noise prediction data for the industrial environment, and...

System and method for capacity planning on a high speed data network
03/19/15 - 20150078181 - The present disclosure describes a method and system for monitoring the bandwidth utilization on a high speed data network port over time. According to the method described herein, measurements of the bandwidth utilization on the port may be taken over a predetermined time interval and analyzed to determine whether the...

Methods systems, and devices for robustness improvement in a mobile ad hoc network using reputation-based routing
03/19/15 - 20150078182 - Aspect of the present disclosure include A Mobile Ad Hoc Network (MANET) in which an intermediate relay node may engage in discreet packet-dropping practices for selfish (e.g., to conserve power) or other reasons. Each node in such a MANET has a dynamic reputation level known to all other nodes. Embodiments...

Method and system for measuring interference signal in carrier signal
03/19/15 - 20150078183 - Disclosed in the present disclosure are a method and system for measuring interference signals in carrier signals. The method comprises: receiving multiple valid samples of the carrier signals; based on the multiple valid samples of the carrier signals, gaining value of constant part and mean square error of zero mean...

Method and apparatus for estimating speed of user equipment in wireless communication system
03/19/15 - 20150078184 - A method and apparatus for estimating a speed of a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes counting a number of cell reselections based on whether a cell is reselected due to a user service or not, and estimating a speed of the UE...

Network node, wireless sensor network and method for facilitating positioning of a network node in a wireless sensor network
03/19/15 - 20150078185 - There is provided a network node for use in a wireless sensor network, said network node being arranged to determine communication activities of the network node in different spatial directions extending from the network node, and said network node comprising at least one visual indicator being arranged to provide a...

Method and systems for decentralized interference management in a multi-antenna wireless communication system
03/19/15 - 20150078186 - A method that includes interference control at transmitters and interference mitigation at receivers in a wireless communication system is disclosed. Embodiments of the present invention exploit the interference sensitivity at neighboring terminals by taking into account the reciprocity of propagation radio channels in Time Division Duplexing systems (TDD). It can...

Noise estimation based on control messages destined for other mobile terminals
03/19/15 - 20150078187 - A method in a communication terminal includes receiving a signal that carries a data channel and at least a control-channel message, which has a first part that is masked with a terminal-specific code. A second part of the control-channel message that is not masked with the terminal-specific code is decoded...

Uplink channel design with coverage enhancements
03/19/15 - 20150078188 - Aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques for providing uplink channel coverage enhancements for wireless devices. An example method generally includes determining a power difference value based on a target preamble received power level and a maximum preamble transmit power level, selecting a bundling size for uplink transmissions based on...

Method and apparatus for controlling drx operation in beam forming communication system
03/19/15 - 20150078189 - A method for controlling a discontinuous reception operation in a beam forming communication system includes receiving a discontinuous reception operation request message from the mobile station; determining whether a discontinuous reception operation of the mobile station is set, based on the number of subframes necessary for measuring a beam of...

Device and method of enhancing downlink ue-specific demodulation reference signal to facilitate inter-cell interference cancellation and suppression
03/19/15 - 20150078190 - Various devices and methods are provided that use enhanced downlink demodulation reference signals (DMRS) to facilitate inter-cell interference cancellation and suppression. Coordinated configuration of DMRS port assignments for transmission from cells in a group of neighboring cells is provided. Each cell's physical cell identification (PCID) is mapped with its corresponding...

System and method for providing interference characteristics for interference mitigation
03/19/15 - 20150078191 - According to certain embodiments, a method for providing interference characterization data by a network node includes providing telecommunications services for a first wireless device located associated with the network node. The network node identifies characteristic data associated with at least one characteristic of an interfering signal associated with a second...

Method and apparatus for activating carriers in mobile communication system
03/19/15 - 20150078192 - A method and apparatus of a terminal and a base station in a mobile communication system are provided. The method includes receiving measurement information including a measurement interval from a base station, determining a measurement period based on a discontinuous reception (DRX) cycle if a carrier is activated, determining the...

Communication method for source device, destination device and relay device
03/19/15 - 20150078193 - A communication method of a source device according to an embodiment includes detecting a status of a first link directly connected from the source device to a destination device or a status of a second link connected from the source device to the destination device via a relay device, selecting...

Spectrum analysis capability in network and/or system communication devices
03/19/15 - 20150078194 - Spectrum analysis (SA) capability is included in various communication devices within a communication network. One or more of the devices use the SA information from other devices in the system to determine status of various communication links were devices in the system. One or more processors within one or more...

Radio reception apparatus, radio transmission apparatus, and radio communication method
03/19/15 - 20150078195 - Where first and second reference signals for a first and second communication system, respectively, are transmitted, resources that affect a reception apparatus compatible only with the first communication system can be minimized, and the throughput can be prevented from being deteriorated. As resources for a reference signal CSI-RS for LTE-A,...

Pipelining registration and conflict detection in dual-sim-dual-active communication device coexistence
03/12/15 - 20150071088 - The various embodiments include a dual-SIM-dual-active (DSDA) device and methods for implementing pipelining of operation registration data and conflict checking to predict radio frequency co-existence interference between two subscriptions operating on the DSDA device. The DSDA device may predict when a subscription (the “aggressor”) de-senses the other subscription (the “victim”)...

Devices and methods for decreasing awake state durations in access terminals operating in a slotted idle mode
03/12/15 - 20150071089 - Access terminals are adapted to dynamically decrease awake state durations (and conversely increase sleep state durations) when operating in a slotted idle mode. According to one example, an access terminal can determine an offset corresponding to a time difference between the beginning of a preceding slot cycle and receipt of...

Method and apparatus for device mode detection
03/12/15 - 20150071090 - A method on an electronic device is described. A first sensor of the electronic device scans for a first movement indication. A set of second sensors of the electronic device are activated based on the first movement indication. The set of second sensors scan for a respective set of second...

Apparatus and method for monitoring network performance
03/12/15 - 20150071091 - A manner of monitoring network performance using an AMA (active monitoring agent). A network manager, generally operating on one of the network nodes, establishes an AMA associated with two end points, at least one of the end points including a VM running an application. VM migration is monitored, and if...

Blind search for network positioning reference signal (prs) configuration parameters
03/12/15 - 20150071092 - A method for blindly determining positioning reference signals in a wireless communication network determines a positioning reference signal (PRS) network configuration by estimating a PRS energy from predetermined locations of each subframe of an incoming signal. Such a method may also include blindly detecting PRS parameters based on the estimated...

Methods and apparatuses for improving quality of positioning
03/12/15 - 20150071093 - Methods and apparatuses of improving quality of positioning are disclosed. According to aspects of the present disclosure, a transition from a short training field to a long training field in one or more communication messages between two wireless stations may be detected. A station may then determine a first arrival...

Mobile communication terminal test device and mobile communication terminal test method
03/12/15 - 20150071094 - A mobile communication terminal test device includes: test signal transmitting means (40) for transmitting, to a mobile communication terminal (50), a test signal including a plurality of radio resource regions (1 to 8) each of which is surrounded by one or more sub-frames and one or more resource blocks; and...

Establishing the quality indicator of a radio channel by decorrelating radio conditions and network activity
03/12/15 - 20150071095 - A method establishing a quality indicator of a radio transmission channel in a first cell of a cellular network using a plurality of orthogonal frequency-division multiplexed subcarriers for transmitting data. A first transmitter located in the first cell transmits a reference control signal including a total-load control signal modulating one...

Loss measurement in a link aggregation group
03/12/15 - 20150071096 - Accurate measurement of packet losses over a logical link comprising a plurality of physical links is achieved by aligning the individual packet counters for the plurality of links to a common time reference. By aligning the counters of individual links to a common time reference, the packet losses calculated for...

Vectorial network analyser
03/12/15 - 20150071097 - A vectorial network analyzer (VNA) having at least one signal generator generating a particular RF output signal, and having n measuring ports, wherein an RF coupler is assigned to each measuring port and couples out an RF signal by running into the particular port from the outside, wherein the at...

Delivery of electrical power
03/12/15 - 20150071098 - A power injection system (5) for delivering electrical power to one or more communications connections in a network, is responsive to a monitor (54) which measures the amplitude of signals present on the line to control an injector (55) such that it delivers a line voltage which, combined with the...

Method and apparatus for receiving downlink data in wireless communication system
03/12/15 - 20150071099 - Provided is a method for receiving downlink data in a wireless communication system. User equipment (UE) receives downlink control information in a first subframe from a primary cell. The user equipment receives downlink data from a secondary cell in a second subframe over a physical downlink shared channel (PDSCH). The...

Method for estimating abs zone in wireless access system and apparatus for same
03/12/15 - 20150071100 - Disclosed in the present invention are a method for estimating an almost blank subframe (ABS) zone in a wireless access system in which a macro cell and a pico cell coexist, and an apparatus for same. More specifically, the present invention comprises the steps of measuring reference signal received power...

Mobile terminals and methods for performing a measurement
03/12/15 - 20150071101 - A mobile terminal is described comprising a detector configured to detect an event which may trigger a change of a measurement gap configuration for the mobile terminal; a determiner configured to determine, upon detecting the event, whether the measurement gap configuration for the mobile terminal after the event is suitable...

Motion classification using a combination of low-power sensor data and modem information
03/12/15 - 20150071102 - Disclosed is an apparatus and method for motion classification using a combination of low-power sensor data and modem information. In one embodiment, data received from at least one low-power sensor is collected. Information regarding cellular network signals is collected from a modem. A speed estimate is determined based on the...

Techniques for filtering candidate cells
03/12/15 - 20150071103 - A method includes receiving a composite signal (R(k)) comprising transmissions from a plurality of cells, and identifying a plurality of candidate cells (Nm) based on a first detection metric (Λm) with respect to the composite signal (R(k)). The method also includes filtering the plurality of candidate cells (Nm) with respect...

Autonomously selecting a communication channel having a co-channel operation constraint
03/12/15 - 20150071104 - Provided are methods and apparatus for selecting a communication channel. The methods and apparatus select a channel having the least interference and minimize a number of different channels in use. For example, a method for selecting a communication channel includes measuring a transmission characteristic for each channel in a plurality...

Method and system for compensating for interference due to carrier frequency offset in an ofdm communication system
03/12/15 - 20150071105 - The invention provides a system and method for compensating for interference in a received signal due to carrier frequency offset in an uplink of an Orthogonal frequency division multiple access, OFDMA, communication system which uses interleaved and block interleaved carrier assignment schemes....

Method and apparatus for communicating to ue an indication of available rs, based on mimo mode settings
03/12/15 - 20150071106 - The present solution ensures that the UEs are able to make use of all the available reference signals that can be used in a cell for performing UE measurements, estimations or demodulations. That is achieved by indicating on a downlink common or shared channel, the MIMO mode settings associated with...

Wireless communication terminal, wireless communication system, wireless communication method, and program
03/12/15 - 20150071107 - A wireless communication terminal includes: an antenna unit, a processing unit configured to process the video data transmitted or received through the directional antenna, and a control unit. The control unit sets the communication path as a first communication path, and causes the antenna unit to transmit or receive the...

Method, apparatus, and computer program product for wireless signaling
03/05/15 - 20150063128 - Embodiments of the invention provide signaling mechanisms for wireless networks composed of a large number of stations. An example method embodiment comprises: storing, by a wireless device, a prior channel estimate that was previously transmitted to another wireless device in a wireless network; receiving, by the wireless device, a request...

Infrastructure correlation protocol
03/05/15 - 20150063129 - The performance and/or state of communication infrastructure that transmits data may be correlated with the transmitted data. In one implementation, a method may include receiving infrastructure data relating to a state of communication infrastructure; receiving identifiers corresponding to machine to machine nodes that transmit data using the communication infrastructure; storing...

Customized diameter performance metrics
03/05/15 - 20150063130 - Various exemplary embodiments relate to a method performed by a Diameter node, the method including: receiving a Diameter message at the Diameter node; evaluating a custom metric rule to identify a metric to be collected; and collecting the metric related to the received Diameter message based upon the evaluation of...

Effecting change to transmit duty cycle of wlan transceiver
03/05/15 - 20150063131 - An apparatus has a wireless local area network (WLAN) transceiver and one or more sensors. The sensors are monitored. From time to time, a mitigation level applicable to the apparatus is determined as a function of output from the one or more sensors. The mitigation level is one of multiple...

Bandwidth estimation mechanism for a communication network
03/05/15 - 20150063132 - A mechanism for determining the available bandwidth of a network is disclosed. The baseline latency of each of a plurality of routers on a network path between a first network device and second network device of a network is determined. A subsequent latency of each of the plurality of routers...

Method for testing data packet signal transceivers using interleaved device setup and testing
03/05/15 - 20150063133 - A method of using tester data packet signals and control instructions for testing multiple data packet signal transceiver devices under test (DUTs). During mutually alternating time intervals, selected ones of which are substantially contemporaneous, multiple tester data packet signals and DUT control instructions are used for concurrent testing of multiple...

Selecting a communication medium for data transmission
03/05/15 - 20150063134 - A method for transmitting data from within a wired communication system is disclosed. A first network-enabled device can select one of a plurality of communication mediums for transmitting the data stream to the second device and transmit the data stream to the second device using the selected communication medium. The...

Client, server, and wireless signal map creating system using the same
03/05/15 - 20150063135 - Provided are a client and a server which filter errors in signal data collected in a wireless signal map creating process and increase accuracy of a signal map, and a wireless signal map creating system using the same. The wireless signal map creating system collects a local wireless signal map,...

Methods and apparatus for network entity collision detection
03/05/15 - 20150063136 - Methods and apparatus for communication at a network entity comprise sending a measurement configuration message to a user equipment (UE) to configure the UE to perform one or more measurements during a specified measurement period. Additionally, the methods and apparatus comprise suspending, at the network entity, transmission of at least...

Methods and apparatus for network entity collision detection
03/05/15 - 20150063137 - Methods and apparatus for communication at a network entity comprise receiving one or more technology layer measurements during a measurement period. The methods and apparatus further comprise determining that a first subset of the one or more technology layer measurements satisfies an adequate user equipment (UE) communication condition. In addition,...

Passive positioning utilizing round trip time information
03/05/15 - 20150063138 - Techniques for passive positioning of a client station are disclosed. In an example a passive positioning scheme may include detecting an incoming message from an access point, determining a Round Trip Time (RTT) value associated with the access point, generating an acknowledgment message, calculating a time of departure for the...

Apparatus and method for interference management between cellular and local area networks
03/05/15 - 20150063139 - According to an example embodiment of this application, a method may include determining a distance from a network element; and assigning at least one of a downlink resource or an uplink resource to the network element based at least in part on the determined distance, wherein the assigned resource is...

Method for measuring channel using tracking reference signal in wireless communication system and device using same
03/05/15 - 20150063140 - A method for measuring a channel in a wireless communication system is provided. A terminal receives a first reference signal from a primary cell. The terminal receives a second reference signal from a secondary cell corresponding to the primary cell. The terminal measures a channel for the secondary cell on...

Estimating line rate
03/05/15 - 20150063141 - The invention measures the rates of a whole population of existing lines together with a line characteristic, such as capacitance, that can be measured prior to provisioning. Using these measures, a rating we refer to as a “quality figure” is generated for each distribution point by looking at the rate...

Method and apparatus for reporting channel state information in wireless communication system
03/05/15 - 20150063142 - One embodiment of the present invention relates to a method for a terminal to report channel state information in a wireless communication system, comprising the steps of: calculating one or more pieces of channel quality information from a signal measurement resource configuration and a plurality of interference measurement resource configurations...

Lte advanced service indicator
03/05/15 - 20150063143 - In accordance with the exemplary embodiments there is at least an apparatus and method to perform receiving an indication of advanced services of an area associated with the communication network, in response to the indication of advanced services, determining a relative performance improvement of the advanced services for the device,...

Method and apparatus for software defined flow control in wireless systems
03/05/15 - 20150063144 - A method and apparatus is disclosed herein for performing flow control. In one embodiment, the method is for use in a wireless network apparatus that includes a controller, wireless entities, user equipments, and includes the following operations: collecting, by the controller, signal strength measurements from entities of the plurality of...

Radio measurement reporting
03/05/15 - 20150063145 - The present invention provides for a mobile radio communications device arranged to operate according to a first radio access technology for communication in a mobile radio communications network, and according to a second radio access technology, and to related network device and methods of operation, whereby radio measurements taken by...

Radar detection in wireless network that uses frequency-division duplexing
03/05/15 - 20150063146 - An apparatus, configured to communicate with an access terminal in a wireless network and operating in a frequency-division duplexing mode, can be caused to refrain from transmitting during at least one subframe of a frame of a downlink frequency band, and can be caused to monitor for the radar transmission...

Managing radar detection in wireless network that uses frequency-division duplexing
03/05/15 - 20150063147 - An apparatus, configured to communicate with other apparatuses in a wireless network and operating in a frequency-division duplexing mode, can be caused to refrain from transmitting during a number of subframes of a frame of a downlink frequency band prior to a detection of a radar transmission, can be caused...

Robust inter-radio access technology operations in unlicensed spectrum
03/05/15 - 20150063148 - Systems and methods for co-existence in unlicensed spectrum are disclosed. In one aspect, mitigating interference between Radio Access Technologies (RATs) sharing operating spectrum in an unlicensed band of radio frequencies may comprise, for example, determining an inter-RAT interference metric associated with base station narrowband signaling on the unlicensed band and...

Method for automatically measuring propagation characteristics of millimeter radio waves and acquiring data using simple network management protocol in real time
03/05/15 - 20150063149 - Provided is a method for automatically measuring propagation characteristics of millimeter radio waves and acquiring data using a simple network management protocol (SNMP) in real time. A remote server may control a transmitter control terminal and a receiver control terminal, which control a transmitter and receiver separated from each other...

Measurement reporting in unlicensed spectrum
03/05/15 - 20150063150 - Systems and methods for measurement reporting in unlicensed spectrum are disclosed. A user device may perform one or more signaling measurements in an unlicensed frequency band in accordance with a first Radio Access Technology (RAT) and send feedback information relating to the signaling measurements to a small cell base station,...

Opportunistic supplemental downlink in unlicensed spectrum
03/05/15 - 20150063151 - Systems and methods for managing communication in an unlicensed band of frequencies to supplement communication in a licensed band of frequencies in unlicensed spectrum are disclosed. The management may comprise, for example, monitoring utilization of resources currently available to a first Radio Access Technology (RAT) via at least one of...

Client-side inference of wireless network states
03/05/15 - 20150063152 - A system configured to generate a utilization metric using a plurality of client devices coupled to a network server is disclosed. The system includes a channel condition monitor and a probe packet coordinator located on each client device, the channel condition monitor being configured to gather channel information, the probe...

Media access controller for use in a multi-sector access point array
03/05/15 - 20150063153 - A wireless access point with a centralized media access controller MAC (402) that enables multiple radios (404, 412, 408) to share MAC resources and implement load balancing and frequency control....

Methods and apparatus to discover spectrum usage of mobile carriers
03/05/15 - 20150063154 - Methods and apparatus are disclosed for determining reliability of wireless carriers. An example method includes extracting channel information from messages transmitted to mobile devices at a plurality of locations to determine a quantity of available channels, segregating the extracted channel information into a first group corresponding to channels of a...

Paging in heterogeneous networks using restricted subframe patterns
03/05/15 - 20150063155 - A method for operating a UE in a wireless communications network is provided. The method comprises using, by the UE, a frequency parameter of paging frames and a restricted subframe pattern to determine one or more paging frames and occasions to monitor....

Method and terminal for determining frequency to be measured
03/05/15 - 20150063156 - The present application provides a method and a terminal for determining a frequency to be measured. The terminal receives frequency information about an inter-frequency measurement object and frequency priority information about the inter-frequency measurement object, and determines the number of at least one frequency for the received inter-frequency measurement object...


03/05/15 - 20150063157 - An ultrawideband radio transceiver/repeater provides a low cost infrastructure solution that merges wireless and wired network devices while providing connection to the plant, flexible repeater capabilities, network security, traffic monitoring and provisioning, and traffic flow control for wired and wireless connectivity of devices or networks. The ultrawidebande radio transceiver/repeater can...