US Patent No. 10,368,302

INDICATOR-CONTROLLED UTILIZATION OF OUTDATED CONFIGURATION DEFINED IN ACCESS INFORMATION TABLE FOR ACCESS NETWORK


Patent No. 10,368,302
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Indicator-controlled Utilization Of Outdated Configuration Defined In Access Information Table For Access Network
Inventorship Icaro L. J. da Silva, Solna (SE)
Gunnar Mildh, Sollentuna (SE)
Jose Luis Pradas, Stockholm (SE)
Assignee Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), Stockholm (SE)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,368,302

1. A method of controlling access to a cellular network, the method comprising:a radio device receiving an access information table from the cellular network, the access information table comprising parameters of a plurality of configurations for controlling access of the radio device to the cellular network;
the radio device receiving an identifier from the cellular network;
depending on the identifier, the radio device selecting one of the configurations from the access information table; and
in response to determining that at least one of the received access information table and the received identifier is outdated, the radio device determining, depending on an indicator associated with the selected configuration, whether to access the cellular network on the basis of the selected configuration.