US Patent No. 10,462,788

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR OPERATING A DEVICE ON A LICENSED SPECTRUM AND AN UNLICENSED SPECTRUM


Patent No. 10,462,788
Issue Date October 29, 2019
Title Method And Apparatus For Operating A Device On A Licensed Spectrum And An Unlicensed Spectrum
Inventorship Ranjeet Gupta, Naperville, IL (US)
James Van Bosch, Crystal Lake, IL (US)
Assignee Motorola Mobility LLC, Chicago, IL (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,462,788

1. A method comprising:operating a device on a wireless wide area network channel using a wireless wide area network base station using a wireless wide area network radio access technology;
detecting at least one wireless local area network base station using the wireless wide area network radio access technology operating on a wireless local area network frequency;
scanning wireless local area network frequencies;
sending information including information about the at least one wireless local area network base station using the wireless wide area network radio access technology, the results of scanning the wireless local area network frequencies, and device specific information to a base station; and
communicating on a wireless local area network channel of the wireless local area network frequencies with a wireless local area network base station of the at least one wireless local area network base station using the wireless wide area network radio access technology in response to sending the information.