US Patent No. 10,368,334

RADIO ACCESS NETWORK PAGING AREA CONFIGURATION


Patent No. 10,368,334
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Radio Access Network Paging Area Configuration
Inventorship Kyungmin Park, Herndon, VA (US)
Esmael Dinan, Herndon, VA (US)
Assignee Ofinno Technologies, LLC, Herndon, VA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,368,334

1. A method comprising:receiving, by a first base station from a second base station, at least one first packet associated with a wireless device;
receiving, by the first base station from a core network entity, at least one second packet for the wireless device when the wireless device is in a radio resource control (RRC) inactive state;
transmitting, by the first base station, a first RAN paging message to a third base station of a radio access network (RAN) area associated with the wireless device and in response to a first time duration being larger than a first time value, wherein the first time duration comprises a time duration between the receiving of the at least one first packet and the receiving of the at least one second packet;
transmitting, by the first base station, a second RAN paging message to the second base station regardless of the first time duration being smaller or larger than the first time value; and
transmitting, by the first base station, the at least one second packet to one of the second base station or the third base station based on a response received for one of the first RAN paging message or the second RAN paging message.