US Patent No. 10,219,281

APPARATUS, SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USER-EQUIPMENT (UE) CENTRIC ACCESS NETWORK SELECTION


Patent No. 10,219,281
Issue Date February 26, 2019
Title Apparatus, System And Method Of User-equipment (ue) Centric Access Network Selection
Inventorship
Assignee INTEL CORPORATION, Santa Clara, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,219,281

7. A method comprising:identifying, by a user equipment (UE) capable of communicating with an evolved NodeB (eNB) of a long term evolution (LTE) network and an access point (AP) of a wireless local area network (WLAN) network, a threshold related to a backhaul of the WLAN or a threshold related to signal strength of the WLAN, the method comprising receiving, by the UE, an indication of the threshold related to the backhaul of the WLAN from the eNB;
comparing, by the UE, the threshold related to the backhaul of the WLAN to a measurement related to the backhaul of the WLAN, or the threshold related to signal strength of the WLAN to a measurement related to signal strength of the WLAN; and
directing, by the UE based on the comparing, traffic of the UE to the WLAN AP.