US Patent No. 10,219,283

NETWORK DEVICE BASED CONTROL OF A COVERAGE ENHANCEMENT MODE


Patent No. 10,219,283
Issue Date February 26, 2019
Title Network Device Based Control Of A Coverage Enhancement Mode
Inventorship Jeremy Nacer, Morris Plains, NJ (US)
Siva Sandeep Dhandu, Princeton, NJ (US)
Assignee Verizon Patent and Licensing Inc., Basking Ridge, NJ (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,219,283

1. A device, comprising:a memory; and
one or more processors to:
detect a trigger to configure a coverage enhancement mode for a wireless device, the wireless device being associated with a particular coverage area;
determine information associated with one or more wireless devices connected to a network,
the network being associated with the particular coverage area, and
the information being associated with a level of network traffic of the network;
determine a level of coverage enhancement for the wireless device based on the information; and
transmit an instruction to cause the wireless device to utilize the level of coverage enhancement for the coverage enhancement mode,
the instruction identifying a quantity of copies of packets to be transmitted by the wireless device based on the level of coverage enhancement.