US Patent No. 10,368,318

WIRELESS OPERATION IN VERY HIGH DENSITY ENVIRONMENTS


Patent No. 10,368,318
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Wireless Operation In Very High Density Environments
Inventorship Waichi Lo, Kanata (CA)
Roland Smith, Nepean (CA)
Chris Williams, Nepean (CA)
Stephen Rayment, Ottawa (CA)
Michael Russell, Kanata (CA)
Assignee TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON (PUBL), Stockholm (SE)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,368,318

1. A transmitting Wi-Fi Access Point (AP) for use in a wireless network of Wi-Fi APs and user portable devices, the transmitting Wi-Fi AP comprisingprocessor that is configured to dynamically and continuously adjust, based on a power of the transmitting Wi-Fi AP measured at one or more receiving Wi-Fi APs in the network a transmitter power and a receiver sensitivity of the transmitting Wi-Fi AP, wherein the processor is further configured to adjust the transmitter power on a user-portable-device-by-user-portable-device basis, to a minimum level required to achieve the highest possible modulation rate in communications with user portable devices associated with the transmitting Wi-Fi AP.