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 Base station system patent thumbnailBase station system
A base station system includes a base station device (1), a wireless transmission device (2) and a data transfer device (3), each of which can be installed outdoors. Enclosures (12, 22 and 32) of the devices (1-3) each provide a degree of protection from water and dust ingress necessary for being installed outdoors.
Nec Corporation


 Radio access network node and method - time coordinated cells for extended discontinuous receive (edrx) patent thumbnailRadio access network node and method - time coordinated cells for extended discontinuous receive (edrx)
A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), and various methods are described herein for realizing time coordinated cells and maintaining a reliability of paging a wireless device (e.g., machine type communications (mtc) device, mobile station).. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericssion (publ)


 Methods and nodes for supporting d2d communication patent thumbnailMethods and nodes for supporting d2d communication
A device-to-device, d2d, communication between a first wireless device (d1) served by a first base station (bs1) and a second wireless device (d2) served by a second base station (bs2), is supported by employing an assisting node (406) which cooperates with the first base station by creating a network code form (f(x1,x2)) of first data (x1) transmitted by the first wireless device and second data (x2) transmitted by the second wireless device. The assisting node then transmits the network coded form of the first and second data to the first base station, such that the first base station is able to determine the second data (x2) based on the received first data (x1) and the network coded form (f(x1,x2)), and to transmit the second data to the first wireless device.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)


 User apparatus, base station, and control information detection method patent thumbnailUser apparatus, base station, and control information detection method
A user apparatus that communicates with a base station in a mobile communication system, including: a reception unit configured to receive a radio signal from the base station by a downlink control channel; and a control information detection unit configured to detect control information, addressed to the user apparatus, mapped to a predetermined area in a time frequency resource of the downlink control channel by performing blind decoding in a plurality of candidate areas which are candidates of the predetermined area, wherein, when the user apparatus performs a random access procedure, the control information detection unit performs the blind decoding in areas in which a part of areas is excluded from the plurality of candidate areas.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.


 Method and  d2d based access patent thumbnailMethod and d2d based access
A method in a base station of a cellular radio system and a base station using the same are provided. The method comprises: obtaining at least one access control parameter for a device-to-device, d2d, based access; and transmitting a message including said at least one access control parameter to one or more terminal devices.
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


 Method and  transmitting control signaling patent thumbnailMethod and transmitting control signaling
A method and apparatus for transmitting control signaling includes: transmitting indication information on a transmission location of control signaling by a base station to a mobile station configured as an open-loop mimo transmission mode; transmitting the control signaling by the base station in a data region by using the open-loop mimo transmission mode or a transmit diversity transmission mode if the location for transmitting the control signaling indicated by the information on a transmission location of control signaling is located at the data region. Whereby the number of mobile stations to be scheduled in a cell is increased and results in the scheduling information to be transmitted in a subframe increased, the control signaling of a mobile station configured as an open-loop mimo transmission mode is placed in a data region for transmission, thereby increasing the number of ue scheduled, increasing the throughput of the system..
Fujitsu Limited


 Methods assigning resources for dedicated scheduling requests using mac messages and related wireless terminals and base stations patent thumbnailMethods assigning resources for dedicated scheduling requests using mac messages and related wireless terminals and base stations
A method of operating a base station of a radio access network may include transmitting a medium access control (mac) message from the node of the ran to a wireless terminal ue. The mac message may include a control element ce defining an assignment of resources for dedicated scheduling requests d-srs available for the wireless terminal (ue) to transmit dedicated scheduling requests to the node..
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)


 Method and  reporting channel status in cellular radio communication system patent thumbnailMethod and reporting channel status in cellular radio communication system
A method and an apparatus for reporting channel status in a cellular radio communication system are disclosed. In a communication system supporting a carrier aggregation of a component carrier to which an fdd scheme is applied and a component carrier to which a tdd scheme is applied, a base station identifies a tdd uplink-downlink configuration of a tdd primary cell, and configures a csi transmission period of an fdd secondary cell according to the tdd uplink-downlink configuration.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Base station, terminal station, and wireless communication system patent thumbnailBase station, terminal station, and wireless communication system
A base station in a wireless includes: a surrounding ap measurement unit that instructs terminal stations to execute a base station search operation and searches for another base station; a channel quality evaluation unit that evaluates available wireless channels on the basis of the result of the base station search by the surrounding ap measurement unit and the result of the base station search by each of the accommodated terminal stations; a channel selection unit that selects a wireless channel for use on the basis of the result of the evaluation; and a channel setting unit that instructs the terminal stations to switch to a wireless channel selected by the channel selection unit for communication and switches a wireless channel for its own use to the wireless channel selected by the channel selection unit.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


 Method and  applying resources in heterogeneous network system patent thumbnailMethod and applying resources in heterogeneous network system
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for applying wireless resources in order to control inter-cell interference in a heterogeneous network system. The method for applying wireless resources provided by the present invention generates an almost blank subframe (abs) pattern on the basis of the type of data transmitted from at least one of a first base station and a second base station, applies a non-abs or an abs to wireless resources of the first base station according to the generated abs pattern, and performs data communication by using the wireless resources to which the abs has been applied..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Wireless communication system, base station, wireless terminal, and processing method implemented by base station

A wireless communication system includes a base station and a plurality of wireless terminals that are capable of wirelessly communicating with the base station. The base station includes: a plurality of wireless apparatuses that form a plurality of cells; and a first processor configured to execute a first process including: determining a transmission power level for each of the cells in such a manner that a value obtained by totaling values of indexes for the plurality of cells becomes largest, the indexes each indicating a degree of fairness in communication opportunities among wireless terminals in a corresponding one of the plurality of cells.
Fujitsu Limited

Techniques for adjusting clear channel assessment (cca) window for transmissions in a shared radio frequency spectrum band

Techniques and devices are described for wireless communication. A base station may determine a parameter associated with a transmission such as hybrid automatic repeat request (harq) feedback, a signal-to-noise ratio, or a determination regarding whether the transmission was successfully decoded.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method of performing cell measurement and providing information for cell measurement

A method and a base station for transmitting information for cell measurements, and a method and a user equipment for performing cell measurements are discussed. The method for transmitting information for cell measurements according to an embodiment includes transmitting, by the base station, information indicating a first time domain measurement resource restriction pattern for measurements of a first cell.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Resource allocation in wireless access system supporting fdr transmission

The present invention relates to a wireless access system supporting a full duplex radio (fdr) transmission environment. A resource allocation method of a base station in a wireless access system that supports a fdr, according to one embodiment of the present invention, comprises the steps of: transmitting a first frame setting for a configuration of an uplink subframe and a downlink subframe to a terminal which is set by a terminal-specific tdd; receiving, from the terminal, response information including traffic information of the terminal and/or frame setting information preferred by the terminal; and transmitting a second frame setting which has adjusted the ratios of the uplink subframe and the downlink subframe on the basis of the response information, wherein the second frame setting is capable of being set by shifting the first frame setting on the basis of the number of fdr interference terminals which simultaneously transmit an uplink..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Identification of downlink messages using repeated transmission

A wireless telecommunication system comprises a base station arranged to communicate messages to one or more terminal devices over a radio interface. The radio interface has a radio frame structure comprising a plurality of subframes, wherein a message may be transmitted in accordance with a first transmission scheme using transmission resources in a first number of radio subframes (e.g.
Sony Corporation

Radio resource allocation methods using overhearing and inter-cell communication

A radio resource allocation method, for use in a cellular wireless communication system with a plurality of base stations configured to share sub-band allocations amongst a plurality of user equipments of the system includes a first base station providing a first cell and a second base station providing a second cell, the first base station performs the process of: receiving in-cell uplink control information from user equipments served by the first cell, overhearing uplink control information transmitted from user equipments served by the second cell to the second base station; assigning a sub-band allocation using both pieces of the control information; receiving an alert from the second base station as to a particular user equipment sub-band allocation in the second cell with which first base station transmission is interfering; using both pieces of the control information and alert to adjust the sub-band allocation in the first base station cell.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Method and x2 signalling

The present disclosure provides a method and apparatus for x2 signaling. The method comprises, in a wireless communication network supporting coordinated multiple point transmission, transmitting load information from a first base station to at least one second base station via x2 signaling, wherein the load information comprises at least one item of i) a relative narrowband beam information element or ii) a relative narrowband scheduling information element.
Alcatel Lucent

Machine-to-machine (m2m) terminal, base station, method, and computer readable medium

A machine-to-machine (m2m) terminal (11) is configured to receive a first notification from a base station (13) and to transmit a second notification to the base station (13) when establishing a radio connection with the base station (13) after reception of the first notification or while performing a procedure for establishing a bearer between the m2m terminal (11) and a core network (14) after reception of the first notification. The first notification indicates whether specific coverage enhancement processing is supported in a cell (130) of the base station (13) in which the m2m terminal (11) is located.
Nec Corporation

Terminal device, integrated circuit, radio communication method, and base station device

A base station device and a terminal device efficiently communicate with each other by using a pdsch. The base station device and the terminal device determine a starting position of an ofdm symbol for a pdsch in a serving cell based on a transmission mode relating to transmission of the pdsch, a dci format that is used for allocation of the pdsch, an antenna port that is used for the transmission of the pdsch, and a higher-layer parameter that is determined from a parameter set for a serving cell in which the pdsch is received..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and extending signaling in a wireless communication network

In one aspect, the teachings herein provide a new mechanism for signaling in a manner that makes advantageous use of preexisting identifiers that are defined for a communication network by an applicable communication standard or protocol according to a “standard” use, by temporarily repurposing one or more such identifiers for an alternate use differing from the standard use. For example, a network base station or other node knows or learns that a given wireless device operating in the network is compatible with the alternate use, selects a given one of the identifiers and temporarily repurposes its for an alternate use, e.g., where the alternate use provides a new signaling mechanism between the network and the compatible device.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Telecommunications apparatus and methods

A wireless telecommunication system that comprises a base station and a terminal device communicating over a radio interface. The radio interface supports a downlink control channel for conveying control messages from the base station to the terminal device and a downlink data channel (e.g.
Sony Corporation

Method for transmitting and receiving downlink channel for mtc terminal, and apparatus therefor

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for a base station transmitting a downlink signal for a machine-type communication (mtc) terminal. More specifically, the present invention relates to a method for transmitting and receiving pbch, prach, pdsch, pdcch or epdcch for a low cost and enhanced coverage mtc terminal, and an apparatus therefor.
Industry-unversity Cooperation Foundation Hanyang University

User equipment, base station apparatus, integrated circuit, and communication method

There is provided user equipment that includes a reception unit. The reception unit receives first information indicating a radio network temporary identifier (rnti), second information, plural pieces of third information, and fourth information.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Core network node and method - time coordinated cells for extended discontinuous receive (edrx)

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), and various methods are described herein for realizing time coordinated cells and maintaining a reliability of paging a wireless device (e.g., machine type communications (mtc) device, mobile station).. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Methods for improved single radio long term evolution (srlte) mobile termination (mt) call success rate for mobile switching center (msc)-sub paging scenarios

Various embodiments provide methods, devices, and non-transitory processor-readable storage media for mitigating the risk of delayed connection or call failure during base station handover by preventing single radio long term evolution (srlte) communication devices from dropping mobile termination (mt) paging messages due to paging channel mismatches (e.g., mismatches between the walsh codes used for different paging channels).. .
Qualcomm Incorporated

Time distribution in wireless communication systems

Methods and systems for the distribution of timing information in cellular networks. Coarse timing information is distributed from base stations to mobile devices using conventional signalling techniques.
Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Method and power control of first data transmission in random access procedure of fdma communication system

Transmit power is controlled for a first uplink data transmission on physical uplink shared channel (pusch) during random access channel (rach) procedure. Power control adjustment for the first pusch transmission is performed relative to the power spectral density used for successful prach transmission as adjusted for bandwidth difference, etc.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Ready timer period splitting for extended coverage global system for mobile communications (ec-gsm)

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem), a wireless device, and various methods are described herein for splitting a period of a ready timer to allow for different periodicities of reachability for the wireless device.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Methods and selecting a base station transceiver system based on service communication type

Techniques for use in selecting a base station transceiver system for communication with a mobile station are described. The mobile station is connected to a first base station transceiver system, and scans to identify a second base station transceiver system for communication.
Blackberry Limited

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for interference control among a first small cell base station and a second small cell base station in a wireless communication system having a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method has, in response to a request from the macro base station to the first small cell base station, performing, by the first small cell base station, a beacon transmission on one or more resources, in response to a request from the macro base station to the second small cell base station, performing, by the second small cell base station, a channel quality measurement on the one or more resources, and reporting the measured channel quality from the second small cell base station to the macro base station..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Techniques for coexistence between enhanced component carrier communications and non-enhanced component carrier communications

Techniques are described for wireless communication. One method for wireless communication at a base station includes contending for access to a shared channel of a shared radio frequency spectrum band, and multiplexing first component carrier (cc) communication windows and second cc communication windows in the shared channel.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method for controlling small cell and same

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for controlling the operation of a small cell in an environment in which small cells are deployed. More specifically, disclosed are a method and an apparatus for controlling the transmission of a discovery signal with which a small cell can broadcast the presence of the small cell while in an off state, and for controlling the small cell to reduce the small cell on/off time.
Industry-university Cooperation Foundation Hanyang University

Base station, radio communication system, and handover method

When a handover request for performing a handover of a terminal (70) from a macro cell c1 to a csg cell c2 is received from an senb 10 (s8), a base station (tenb) (40) of the csg cell c2 transmits a handover response in accordance with a handover enabled/disabled state (s12). The handover response includes an identifier of the terminal (70) in the csg cell c2.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Method and device for determining configuration of connection between terminal and base station and performing handover in wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity

Provided are a method and apparatus for determining connection configuration between a user equipment (ue) and a base station (enb) and performing handover in a wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity. The method of setting a connection configuration for a ue in a wireless communication system supporting dual connectivity may include: detecting occurrence of a handover event; selecting a macro enb with the highest signal strength among neighboring macro enbs and a small enb with the highest signal strength among neighboring small enbs; checking whether dynamic association is allowed in dual connectivity; and determining the connection configuration for the ue on the basis of the selected enbs and checking result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile handover

A cellular telephone handover process, mediated by a mobile terminal or a base station, is controlled in accordance with quality of service control indicators (qcis) such that the base station to which handover is made (if any) is selected according to parameters which relate to the capability of each base station to handle the session or sessions currently is use. Handover may also be initiated if the user initiates an application not supported by the base station currently in use.
British Telecommunications Public Limited Company

Cell handover method and terminal

A cell handover method and a terminal, where the method includes acquiring information about at least one candidate cell, performing priority sorting on the at least one candidate cell according to strength of interference to a received signal of a code division multiple access (cdma) network of each candidate cell in the at least one candidate cell, sending a sorting result to a base station, receiving an indication message sent by the base station, where the indication message includes at least information about a target cell, performing a handover to the target cell according to the indication message, and hence interference to a received signal may be effectively prevented or reduced after a cell handover, communication quality and user experience are ensured, and additional network overheads and hardware design costs and complexity thereof are not increased.. .
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

Method, device and system for supporting transmission of a group service

The present invention provides a method for supporting transmission of a group service, which includes: a mce sends a pending notification message to a mme, wherein the pending notification message includes an identity (tmgi) of a gcse service; and the mme sends the pending notification message to a gcse server or a bm-sc. The present disclosure also provides a system for supporting transmission of the group service, a method for establishing a gcse data bearer and a base station.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for controlling a user equipment to be served by a small cell base station in a wireless communication system including a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method includes signaling, by the small cell base station, the small cell base station capabilities to the macro base station; signaling, by the user equipment, the user equipment capabilities to the macro base station; and signaling, by the macro base station, a small cell base station configuration to the user equipment..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Virtual cells for radio access network (ran) sharing

Systems and methods herein provide for the aggregation of a plurality of wireless base stations for access by a mobile central office (mco) communicating with user equipment (ues) through a network. In one embodiment, a communication system includes a first plurality of wireless base stations, each being operable to communicate with ues.
Cable Television Laboratories Llc

Packet-switched wireless communication for link budget limited wireless devices

This disclosure relates to techniques for a link budget limited ue to improve communications performance with a cellular network. The ue may perform signal to interference noise ratio (sinr) measurements and use these measurements to adjust a received signal power value that is provided to the cellular network as a received signal power measurement.
Apple Inc.

User apparatus, base station, and communication method

A user apparatus configured to communicate with a base station in a radio communication system including a base station and the user apparatus, including: first reference signal reception means configured to measure a received power of first reference signals, transmitted from the base station, that are associated with a plurality of different identifiers, and to select a specific first reference signal; report means configured to report an identifier and a received power of the first reference signal selected by the first reference signal reception means to the base station or a macro cell base station; second reference signal reception means configured to receive a plurality of second reference signals transmitted from the base station; and measurement means configured to measure a reception quality of the second reference signals received by the second reference signal reception means, and to transmit feedback information based on the reception quality to the base station.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Method and managing buffer in wireless communication system

A method for managing a buffer by a base station in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes calculating a transmission delay time that is an average of waiting time of packets transmitted for a predetermined time, identifying whether the calculated transmission delay time is greater than a preset delay time threshold value, and rearranging, if the transmission delay time is greater than the delay time threshold value, a transmission order of the packets in the buffer..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Hybrid automatic repeat request acknowledge resource allocation for enhanced physical downlink control channel

A method and apparatus of wireless communication between a base station and at least one user equipment. The method includes: transmitting an enhanced physical downlink control channel from the base station to the at least one user equipment using a demodulation reference signal antenna port; transmitting message from the base station to the at least one user equipment which is scheduled by the enhanced physical downlink control channel; receiving the message at the at least one user equipment; determining at the at least one user equipment whether the message was correctly received; and transmitting an ack/nak signal on an ack/nak resource determined from the enhanced physical downlink control channel from the at least one user equipment to the base station indicating whether the message was correctly received by the at least one user..
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Terminal device, base station device, and communication method

A first ul-dl configuration configured by using a common rrc message is set; an antenna port for one enhanced physical downlink control channel in a subframe is set based on whether or not the subframe is a predetermined special subframe in the first ul-dl configuration; and in a case where a second ul-dl configuration indicated by downlink control information which is transmitted on a physical downlink control channel is set, an antenna port for one enhanced physical downlink control channel in the subframe is set based on whether or not the subframe is the predetermined special subframe in the second ul-dl configuration.. .
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and inter-frequency measurements in a communication network

In one aspect of the teachings herein, a wireless device operating in a wireless communication network determines the measurement rate to use for making inter-frequency measurements on a given frequency layer, based on a performance requirement specified for that layer. For example, the wireless device uses a higher measurement rate for a frequency layer that has a performance requirement that is higher than the performance requirement specified for another one of the layers on which it is to perform inter-frequency measurements.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Macro-cell assisted small cell discovery and resource activation

A method is described for controlling a small cell base station and a user equipment to be served by the small base station in a wireless communication system having a plurality of small cell base stations controlled by a macro base station. The method has, in response to a request from the macro base station to the small cell base station, performing, by the small cell base station, a beacon transmission on one or more resources, in response to a request from the macro base station to the user equipment, performing, by the user equipment, a channel quality measurement on the one or more resources, and reporting the measured channel quality from the user equipment to the macro base station..
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

User equipment, base station and uplink carrier aggregation communication method

One aspect of the present invention relates to user equipment having an uplink carrier aggregation function, comprising: a radio communication control unit configured to control radio communication with a base station; a radio positioning unit configured to perform a radio positioning function based on a radio signal received from a positioning system; and a radio positioning state reporting unit configured to report, when uplink carrier aggregation is configured, activation or deactivation of the radio positioning function to the base station.. .
Ntt Docomo, Inc.

Wireless backhaul resiliency

A wireless backhaul resiliency system incorporating a mesh network is disclosed, comprising: a first base station utilizing a first mesh network node for a first wide area network (wan)/backhaul connection and having a first wireless mesh functionality; and a second base station utilizing a second mesh network node for a second wan/backhaul connection and having a second wireless mesh functionality, wherein the first base station is configured to detect when the first wan/backhaul connection fails and fail over to a wireless mesh connection between the first wireless mesh functionality at the first base station and the second wireless mesh functionality at the second base station, thereby forwarding data from the first base station to a core network via the wireless mesh connection, the second mesh network node, and the second wan/backhaul connection in the event of a failure.. .
Parallel Wireless, Inc.

Mobile communication system and base station control apparatus

Mobile communication systems and base station control apparatuses are provided, by which a spectral efficiency can be improved while preventing interference between a terrestrial cellular mobile communication system and a satellite mobile communication system, and mobile communication services using mobile station apparatuses can be provided more surely in an emergent condition in which a failure occurs in a part of terrestrial cellular base stations. A same frequency band is used for radio communications between a mobile station apparatus 10 and each of terrestrial cellular base stations 20 and a communication relay apparatus 41 of artificial satellite 40.
Softbank Corp.

Self organizing radio access network in a software defined networking environment

A self organizing network within a software defined networking environment is provided to allow for fast updating of radio access network parameters which enables optimization algorithms to converge on optimized configurations very quickly. The self organizing network is enabled by providing a self organizing network manager plug-in within a software defined networking environment that interfaces with a radio access network plug-in via a service abstraction layer to quickly obtain base station device parameters, iteratively adjust the base station device parameters to obtain optimized radio access network configurations to mitigate outages, reduce power consumption, manage load, or provide other benefits..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Determining an adjustment of a tilt angle for an antenna serving a vertically sectorized cell of a radio network

There is provided a method and an apparatus for determining an adjustment of a tilt angle (α1, α2) for a beam emitted from an antenna (130) of a base station (100) which is serving a vertically sectorized cell (150) of a cellular radio telecommunication network. The method comprises (a) configuring user equipments (162, 164) being located in the vertically sectorized cell (150) with dedicated measurements, (b) collecting the dedicated measurements for a specific time interval, (c) obtaining a spatial user equipment distribution among a first sector (152) of the cell (150) and a second sector (154) of the cell (150) based on the collected dedicated measurements, (d) ascertaining an optimized spatial overlap region between the first sector (152) and the second sector (154) based on the obtained spatial user equipment distribution, and (e) determining the adjustment of the tilt angle (α1, α2) based on the ascertained optimized spatial overlap region..
Nokia Solutions And Networks Oy

Method and transmitting lte waveforms in shared spectrum by carrier sensing

A method of operating a long term evolution (lte) communication system on a shared frequency spectrum is disclosed. A user equipment (ue) is initialized on an lte frequency band.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Partitioning a coordination area in a wireless network

The present invention relates to a wireless network, and more specifically, to a method and apparatus for partitioning a coordination area in a wireless network, the method comprising: obtaining antenna directions of respective cells, base station locations of respective cells, and scope of a coordination area within the wireless network; determining an initial coordination area based on the scope of the coordination area and the base station locations in respective cells; partitioning the initial coordination area into an inner area and an outer area; partitioning the outer area into an inward area and an outward area based on the antenna directions of cells within the outer area and the base station locations of cells within the outer area; and combining the inner area and the inward area within the outer area into a new coordination area. The method is simple and easy.
International Business Machines Corporation

Mobility support for virtual terminals

A wireless communication system includes a virtual terminal formed from one or more independent devices, a terminal management entity for managing the virtual terminal. The devices may be independent physical devices (smartphones, tablet computers), virtual machines/modules of physical devices, or a combination of both.
Fujitsu Limited

Cellular communication system utilizing upgraded moving relays and methods useful in conjunction therewith

A moving cellular communication system comprising at least one upgraded moving relay including at least two base station functionalities and at least one mobile station functionality and a relay resource manager, all co-located, wherein each base station functionality from among the at least two base station functionalities of the upgraded moving relay is operative to communicate via antennae with at least one mobile station thereby to define a first radio link therebetween, and wherein each base station functionality has a connection to its co-located relay resource manager, wherein each mobile station functionality of the upgraded moving relay communicates via antennae with a unit which has base station functionality thereby to define at least one second radio link, respectively, wherein the relay resource manager in each individual moving relay comprises a radio resource manager; and functionality for exchanging information with relay resource managers is included in moving relays other than the individual moving relay.. .
Elta Systems Ltd.

Wireless device determination that conditions are fullfilled prior to utilizing mobility history list

A core network node (e.g., serving gprs support node (sgsn)), a radio access network node (e.g., base station subsystem (bss)), a wireless device (e.g., mobile station, internet of things (iot) device), and various methods are described herein which are related to the wireless device needing to determine that certain conditions are fulfilled prior to utilizing a mobility history list.. .
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Multi-media broadcast/multi-media services

A wireless telecommunications base station method, a wireless telecommunications base station, a wireless telecommunications network node method, a wireless telecommunications network node, a wireless telecommunications network user equipment method, wireless telecommunications network user equipment and computer program products are disclosed. The wireless telecommunications network base station method, comprises: transmitting a message to user equipment within a cell provided by the base station, the message encoding an indication of mbms services provided by each neighbouring cell.
Alcatel Lucent

Base station, machine-to-machine (m2m) terminal, method, and computer readable medium

A base station (13) is configured to receive, from a machine-to-machine (m2m) terminal (11) or a core network (14), history information indicating whether or not specific coverage enhancement processing was executed in previous communication with the m2m terminal (11). Further, the base station (13) is configured to control communication using the specific coverage enhancement processing between the m2m terminal (11) and the base station (13) based on the history information received from the m2m terminal (11) or the core network (14).
Nec Corporation

Methods for performing machine type communication for the purpose of coverage enhancement apparatuses and systems for performing the same

A method of performing a downlink machine type communication from a base station to a mtc (machine type communication) terminal includes, at the base station, transmitting at least one of a system information—the system information excluding a master information block (mib)—, a control information and data to the mtc terminal using a system bandwidth having a predetermined size. The base station performs frequency hopping using a frequency hopping pattern in a unit of narrow band on the at least one of the system information—the system information excluding a master information block (mib)—, the control information and the data to transmit to the mtc terminal, and the narrow band is less than the system bandwidth..

Method and system for machine type communication

There are provided a method for use in an advanced wireless communication network, and a system (20) therefor. In these method and system (20), a base station (300) provides, to a radio device (100), a first control message on a first channel.
Nec Corporation

Metering device and remote meter reading

A metering device (1) is configured to connect to a base station (21) in a public radio communication network (2) and perform wireless communication with the base station (21). Further, the metering device (1) is configured to transmit, at each transmission opportunity for periodically transmitting meter reading data to a remote system (3), first meter reading data that is related to a measurement period and has never been transmitted previously toward the remote system (3) and second meter reading data that is related to a past measurement period and has already been transmitted toward the remote system (3) in a past transmission opportunity.



Base Station topics:
  • Base Station
  • Communication System
  • Scheduling
  • Access Point
  • Circuit Board
  • Synchronization
  • Transmitter
  • Congestion
  • Mobility Management Entity
  • Modulation
  • Communications
  • Load Balancing
  • Automatic Neighbor Relation
  • Work Function
  • Error Rate


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