US Patent No. 10,342,020

RESPONDING TO PAGING REQUESTS WHILE WAITING TO REQUEST A CONNECTION TO A WIRELESS NETWORK


Patent No. 10,342,020
Issue Date July 02, 2019
Title Responding To Paging Requests While Waiting To Request A Connection To A Wireless Network
Inventorship Nicola Puddle, Swindon (GB)
Graham Brend, Swindon (GB)
Seau Sian Lim, Swindon (GB)
Sudeep Kumar Palat, Swindon (GB)
Assignee Alcatel Lucent, Nozay (FR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,342,020

1. A user equipment, including a processor, configured to communicate with other devices across a wireless communication network comprising a plurality of radio coverage cells, said processor being configured to respond to receipt of a message from said network, said message comprising a wait time, to not transmit a connection request until after expiry of said wait time;wherein said processor is configured to, during said wait time, receive paging requests from said network; and is configured to respond to at least some of said paging requests, said processor being configured to select said at least some of said paging requests to respond to in dependence upon paging information received from said network; and
wherein said paging information comprises an indication of types of paging requests that must be responded to, said processor being configured to, during said wait time, respond to said types of paging requests that must be responded to.