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 Telecommunications apparatus and methods patent thumbnailTelecommunications apparatus and methods
Schemes for supporting device-to-device, d2d, communications between terminal devices in a wireless telecommunication system. A network entity, e.g.
Sony Corporation


 Terminal device, base station, wireless telecommunications  transitioning between two modes of operation patent thumbnailTerminal device, base station, wireless telecommunications transitioning between two modes of operation
A method of operating a terminal device in a wireless telecommunications system which, during a mode transition state, supports a first mode of operation in which the terminal device does not communicate with the wireless telecommunications system and a second mode of operation in which the terminal device does communicate with the wireless telecommunications system, the method including: transitioning from the first mode of operation to the second mode of operation at the expiration of a time period whereby the time period is defined by the data traffic pattern to the terminal device.. .
Sony Corporation


 Systems for enabling subscriber monitoring of telecommunications network usage and service plans patent thumbnailSystems for enabling subscriber monitoring of telecommunications network usage and service plans
Methods, servers and systems for directly accessing and modifying charging information maintained within a telecommunications operator's business and operating systems' infrastructure from user equipment. A mobile application server may receive a charging request from a user equipment, identify a relevant charging system based on the received request, send a charging request to the identified charging system for processing, receive a first response message including charging information from the identified charging system, generate a second response message based on the charging information included in the first response message, and send the generated second response message to the user equipment.
Openet Telecom Ltd.


 Method and system for bundling multiple services through a mobile platform patent thumbnailMethod and system for bundling multiple services through a mobile platform
A telecommunications service provider agrees to a pre-paid plan including phone, text and data services, which it provides to a user through her mobile device. The provider's computer system then sends a notification to the user's mobile device that refers to benefits and contains a launch prompt.
Rok Mobile International Ltd.


 Method and system for routing of inbound toll-free communications patent thumbnailMethod and system for routing of inbound toll-free communications
Aspects of the present disclosure involve systems, methods, computer program products for consolidating toll-free features of two or more telecommunications networks. In one implementation, the network services may be consolidated through utilization of an enhanced feature server (efs) or other type of application server deployed in a telecommunications network.
Level 3 Communications, Llc


 Cryptographically managing telecommunications settlement patent thumbnailCryptographically managing telecommunications settlement
Described is cryptographically managed telecommunications settlement occurring in real time with generation and termination of a telecommunications channel. Upon the generation of a communications channel, a contract fund is established between two or more telecommunications services and recorded on a cryptographic ledger.
Ox Labs Inc.


 Remote modification of a document database by a mobile telephone device patent thumbnailRemote modification of a document database by a mobile telephone device
The disclosure provides for a telecommunication method using a communication system, wherein the communication system comprises: a main database system; a local database system; a first network connection for exchanging data between the main database system and the local database system, wherein the main database system and the local database system are separated by a first firewall; a handheld telecommunications device with digital mobile telecommunication connection to the local database system. The method includes: receiving a document database by the main database system; receiving a set of permissions for the document database for a group of users; generating a local database instance on the local database system for an external user; copying user permissions from the main database system to the local database; copying a portion of the document database to the local database instance; sending a modification request from the handheld communication device to the local database system; and forwarding the modification request from the local database instance to the document database if the modification request is allowed by the user permissions; modifying the document database using the modification request from the local database system to the main database system if the modification request is allowed by the set of permissions; and synchronizing the portion of the document database with the modified document database through the first database tunnel..
Sap Se


 Telecommunications apparatus and methods patent thumbnailTelecommunications apparatus and methods
A method of operating a first terminal device to transmit data to a second terminal device by performing device-to-device communication includes selecting radio resources, on which to transmit the data based on a priority status associated with the data, whereby certain radio resource are reserved for use in association with data classified as high priority. A method of operating the second terminal device to receive data from the first terminal device includes: receiving data from the first terminal device using the selected radio resources; determining if another terminal device is transmitting data on a radio resource which is not selected for transmitting data by the first terminal device and which is reserved for transmitting data classified as having a high priority; and, if so, stopping reception of data from the first terminal device on the selected radio resources and instead seeking to receive further transmissions from the other terminal device..
Sony Corporation


 Method and  transmitting device-to-device related information in wireless communication system patent thumbnailMethod and transmitting device-to-device related information in wireless communication system
A method is presented for configuring a device-to-device (d2d) mode by an enodeb (enb) in a wireless communication system. The enb configures the d2d mode indicating which d2d mode a user equipment (ue) operates in for a d2d communication.
Lg Electronics Inc.


 System and  requesting and providing location-based assitance patent thumbnailSystem and requesting and providing location-based assitance
The present invention provides a method for requesting location-based assistance executed on a mobile device of an assistance requester, and a method and system for providing location-based assistance executed on a server of a joint assistance service provider. The present invention integrates mobile positioning and telecommunications technologies to provide assistance provision information.

Subscriber location database

A system may be configured to allow for storage of location information regarding a set of user devices. The location information may be updated relatively frequently, and without introducing additional traffic into a wireless telecommunications network associated with the user devices.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Telephone number simplification for voip networks

A telecommunications network includes a network service computing device and a host routing device. The host routing device includes a switch.
Level 3 Communications, Llc

Load balancing of network communications

Aspects of the present disclosure involve systems, methods, computer program products, and the like, for balancing or routing a received communication on a telecommunications network among a plurality of network devices. More particularly, a load balancing unit is associated with a telecommunications network that receives communications from one or more network devices intended for transmission through that network and selects an associated component of the network to process the communication..
Level 3 Communications, Llc

Communication device for lte communication within unused gsm channels

A communications device for communicating data, the communications device including a receiver for receiving signals representing downlink data from a network element of a wireless telecommunications system via a wireless access interface having a logical baseband frame structure, a transmitter for transmitting signals representing uplink data to the network element via the wireless access interface, the logical baseband frame structure being formed from one or more minimum frequency units and one or more time units to form communications resources for allocation by the network element to the communications device, and a controller for controlling the transmitter and the receiver to transmit and to receive signals representing the data to and from the network element using the wireless access interface. The controller is configured in combination with the transmitter and the receiver to receive an indication of frequency resources within a host frequency band..
Sony Corporation

System and heterogenous spectrum sharing between commercial cellular operators and legacy incumbent users in wireless networks

Described herein are systems and methods for telecommunications spectrum sharing between multiple heterogeneous users, which leverage a hybrid approach that includes both distributed spectrum sharing, spectrum-sensing, and use of geo-reference databases.. .
Federated Wireless, Inc.

Self-optimizing network entity for a telecommunications system

Certain features relate to systems and methods for optimizing the radio frequency characteristics of signals transmitted between a radio base station (rbs) and a distributed antenna system (das). A self-optimizing network (son) entity can determine adjustments to radio frequency operations and management parameters at the rbs based on radio frequency parameters measured by a measurement and configuration module at the das.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Notification of bandwidth consumption information to a service provider in a telecommunications network

A method for notifying a service provider, performed in a telecommunications network, said method comprising the following steps of: selecting a stream of data transported in the telecommunications network for at least one user terminal of the service provider; comparing a bandwidth value consumed by the selected data stream with a bandwidth threshold; sending a notification to the service provider, said notification comprising at least one identifier of the selected data stream and an indication of the result of the comparison.. .
Orange

Machine and process for managing a service account

A machine and process for accepting customer payments and placing orders for telecommunications services is disclosed. The machine and process include a kiosk operable to accept account set-up information from an individual, accept payment from the individual, collect identifying data from the individual, and communicate with a system to activate a telecommunication account for the individual.
Touchpay Holdings, Llc

Apical conduit and methods of using same

This document discloses novel conduits for telecommunications lines, such as optical fibers. In an aspect, a conduit might have a body defining one or more channels into which optical fibers can be inserted.
Centurylink Intellectual Property Llc

Fiber optic enclosure for retrofitting pedestals in the field

A telecommunications device includes a module that mounts within an interior of a housing. The housing has a door that latches closed.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Latch assembly incorporating a fan brake actuator for use in a cooling unit of a telecommunications system

A latch assembly for a cooling unit of a telecommunications shelf assembly, the latch assembly including: a faceplate; a latch handle movably coupled to the faceplate, wherein, when the latch handle is actuated, the cooling unit is attached to/released from the shelf assembly; and a locking mechanism coupled to the latch handle, wherein, when the locking mechanism is actuated, the cooling unit is locked to/unlocked from the shelf assembly; wherein the locking mechanism includes a fan brake actuator mechanism that is coupled to an electronic fan brake switch associated with one or more fans of the cooling unit. Optionally, the latch handle is pivotably coupled to the faceplate and is actuated by rotation.
Ciena Corporation

Telecommunications machine type communication

A method communicating data between a base station and a terminal device in a wireless telecommunications system, for example an lte-based system. The wireless communication system uses plural frequency sub-carriers spanning a system frequency band.
Sca Ipla Holdings Inc.

Arrangement for choosing transceiver nodes in a mobile telecommunications network

A mobile telecommunications network includes a mobile telecommunications device (1), a plurality of transceiver nodes (5), and control means (21) operable to choose at least one of the transceiver nodes for use by the mobile telecommunications device for uplink communications and to choose at least one of the transceiver nodes for use by the mobile telecommunications device for downlink communications. The control means is operable to choose the at least one of the transceiver nodes for use by the mobile telecommunications device for uplink communications based upon at least one criterion that is independent of received signal power/path loss, such as: the number of the transceiver node antennas; the antenna gain of the or each of the transceiver node antennas; the maximum uplink transmit power allowed by the transceiver node from the mobile telecommunications device; the load of the transceiver node; the backhaul capacity of the transceiver node; and/or the interference level in the uplink to the transceiver node from the mobile telecommunications device.
Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Telecommunications systems and methods

A wireless telecommunications system including a base station and a terminal device and employing a radio interface having a downlink radio frame structure including radio subframes including an arrangement of reference symbols for channel estimation. The base station is configured to determine a period of time for which certain terminal device specific data are not scheduled for transmission to the terminal device and to communicate this information to the terminal device through selective suppression of at least one reference symbol.
Sony Corporation

Multicast connection admission control

Methods and apparatus for multicast connection admission control are disclosed. In one aspect a method includes measuring, at a forwarding plane of a telecommunications device, an actual amount of multicast bandwidth being used to deliver multicast data to multiple end user devices over a telecommunications link; controlling, by the telecommunications device, membership to the multicast table based on the measured amount of multicast bandwidth being used independent of the amount of bandwidth or type of bandwidth used by any individual member of the multicast table and a threshold amount of bandwidth, and transmitting, by the telecommunications device, the multicast data to user devices that have requested the multicast data corresponding to a member of the multicast table..
Adtran, Inc.

Operating a network node

Measures for use in operating a network node in a telecommunications network. At a network node located in a second part of the network, signaling messages transmitted between a server and end devices in an at least a first group are monitored.
Metaswitch Networks Ltd.

Voip analog telephone system

A multi-port voip telecommunications system that allows the user to gain access to telephone connectivity through the internet by connecting directly to the internet or by connecting to the internet through the existing internet connection of a computer or cell phone device. The present system includes an ethernet port, a wi-fi receiver to facilitate the transmission and receipt of internet protocol signals wirelessly, a usb plug connectable to the ata, connectivity to a home monitoring network and connectivity to bluetooth devices..
Nettalk.com, Inc.

Method and system for generating routing tables from link specific events

Aspects of the present disclosure involve systems, methods, computer program products, and the like, for managing routes through a telecommunications network in response to a change of state of a link between components of the network. In particular, a router may determine the nature of the link event and the link upon which the event occurred.
Level 3 Communications, Llc

Multi-element telecommunications antenna

A telecommunications antenna comprising a conductive ground plane and at least one pair of broadband radiators mounted, and electrically connected, to the conductive ground plane. Each of the broadband radiators includes first and second dipole elements wherein the first dipole element is tuned to a first broadband frequency and the second dipole element is tuned to a second broadband frequency.
Css Antenna, Llc

Telecommunications enclosure with splice tray assembly

Example telecommunications apparatus (100) include an enclosure (103) having an enclosure base (101) and a enclosure cover (102) that join together at a sealed interface. The enclosure cover (102) is latchable to the enclosure base (101).
Commscope Connectivity Belgium Bvba

Telecommunications cabinet with connector storage

A housing including a plurality of openings for receiving fiber optic connectors and protecting the polished end face of the connectors from damage while the connectors are stored within a telecommunications connection cabinet. A module with a plurality of optical fiber cables connected to a first optical fiber cable and terminated by a fiber optic connector.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Pet monitoring devices

A pet monitoring device 12 to be fitted to a pet 14 that is to be monitored includes a transmitter configured to transmit signals via a mobile telecommunications network 20. The location of the pet monitoring device 12 can be determined by reference to parameters associated with receipt of a signal 18 transmitted by the transmitter by at least one base station of the mobile telecommunications network 20 so that an authorised user can identify the location of the pet monitoring device..
Binatone Electronics International Ltd

Telecommunications apparatus and methods

A method of operating a terminal device and a base station in a wireless telecommunications system to communicate with one another using a primary component carrier operating on radio resources within a first frequency band and a secondary component carrier operating on radio resources within a second frequency band. The terminal device makes measurements of radio usage in the second frequency band, and transmits an indication of the measurements to the base station.
Sony Corporation

Systems, methods and apparatuses for enabling wearable device user access to secured electronic systems

Systems, methods, and apparatuses disclosed enable wearable device (e.g., smartwatch) user access to secured electronic systems based on at least one of user authentication for access to secured electronic system by the wearable device, user biometric authentication by a wireless carrier, user biometric authentication by remote server, user location, and user proximity to a secured electronic system. A wearable device can include a telecommunications carrier identification module (e.g., sim), cellular rf communications, and short-range rf communications.

Systems and methods for enabling cellular data network access to portable devices via a smartwatch including a sim therein

Systems and methods enabling cellular data telecommunications carrier network access to portable devices via a smartwatch are disclosed. A smartwatch can include a subscriber identification module (sim), a wireless cellular data network communications module, and a short-range wireless data communications module.

Systems and methods for managing network health

Implementations described and claimed herein provide systems and methods systems and methods for managing network health, including alarm reduction in a subnetwork. In one implementation, an alarm list is received.
Level 3 Communications, Llc

Detecting traffic load for a telecommunications system using narrowband signal monitoring

A traffic load can be determined in a telecommunications system using narrowband signal monitoring. Narrowband signals can be generated from a wideband uplink signal.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Frequency-division duplexing in a time-division duplexing mode for a telecommunications system

Certain features relate to operating a distributed antenna system or repeater system communicating frequency-division duplexing (“fdd”) signals in a time-division duplexing (“tdd”) mode. A tdd mode scheduler is configured for monitoring a downlink communications channel for the start of a downlink frame, sub-frame, or resource slot.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Dynamically influencing the choice of a mobile network operator profile used by a user equipment comprising an embedded identity module

A method for dynamically influencing the choice of a mobile network operator profile used by a user equipment connected to a telecommunications network includes: defining a plurality of trigger events and determining a switching probability for each trigger event, wherein the user equipment switches from the first mobile network operator profile to the second mobile network operator profile if the switching probability exceeds a predefined threshold a switching related information is transmitted to the user equipment, the switching related information corresponding to information related to either a modification of the first mobile network operator profile, or to a modification of the second mobile network operator profile.. .
Deutsche Telekom Ag

Telecommunications privacy method

One embodiment of the invention could be a method of disguising the caller id of an incoming phone call comprising the following steps: providing a portable telecommunication smart device that interfaces with telecommunication system to receive an incoming phone call; selecting a phone number to be placed upon a fake list manager database and assigning a fake display caller id to the selected user known phone number; storing the selected phone number and the assigned fake caller display id upon the fake list manager database, receiving an incoming phone call; matching a phone number of the incoming phone call with selected phone number; displaying the fake caller id upon portable telecommunication smart device.. .

Provisioning and activation using a service catalog

A service provisioning and activation method and system for telecommunications networks. The system operates in between a business support system (400) and a plurality of network elements (480) and comprises a service repository (450) containing service configuration data.
Comptel Corporation

Telecommunications system for transporting facility control data and wireless coverage information

Certain features relate to configuring a distributed antenna system (“das”) to interface with and manage components of facility control and monitoring systems while providing wireless communications in a cellular or public safety network. A communications module is configured for receiving facility control signals from facility control and monitoring centers and associated nodes and sensors.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Methods and systems for distributing fiber optic telecommunications services to local area

A fiber optic drop terminal assembly includes a housing, a spool and a fiber optic distribution cable. The housing has a first exterior surface and an oppositely disposed second exterior surface.
Commscope Technologies Llc

Telecommunications cabinet modularization

An example telecommunications cabinet includes: an enclosure including sidewalls extending between a bottom of the enclosure and a top of the enclosure to define an interior of the enclosure; telecommunications equipment disposed within the interior of the enclosure; and a data distribution arrangement disposed on one of the sidewalls within the interior of the enclosure.. .
Commscope Technologies Llc

Ventilation controller for equipment enclosure

An hvac controller for an equipment enclosure or machine room employs ambient air exchange and compressor driven cooling appliances for maintaining an operating temperature of a telecommunications machine room within acceptable levels. Coordinated engagement of the ambient air exchange and a plurality of lead/lag cooling appliances provides staged engagement of the cooling appliances to correspond to a cooling demand.
Schrofftech Technologies International, Inc.



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  • Telecommunication
  • Telecommunications
  • Communications
  • Telecommunications Equipment
  • Fine Grain
  • Electronic Device
  • Air Conditioning
  • Data Center
  • Networking
  • Signal Processing
  • Load Balancing
  • Computer Program
  • Network Communication
  • Network Device
  • Computing Device


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