US Patent No. 10,798,764

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ALLOCATING RESOURCE ON PC5 INTERFACE


Patent No. 10,798,764
Issue Date October 06, 2020
Title Method And Apparatus For Allocating Resource On Pc5 Interface
Inventorship Jing Fu, Beijing (CN)
Chandrika Kumudinie Worrall, Beijing (CN)
Assignee China Academy of Telecommunications Technology, Beijing (CN)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,798,764

1. A method for allocating a resource on a PC5 interface, the method comprising:obtaining a PC5 Aggregated Maximum Bit Rate (AgMBR) of a User Equipment (UE); and
allocating a resource on the PC5 interface according to the PC5 AgMBR of the UE upon reception of a request for allocating a resource on the PC5 interface to the UE;
wherein:
obtaining the PC5 AgMBR of the UE in a Long Term Evolution (LTE) procedure by an eNB; and
allocating the resource on the PC5 interface according to the PC5 AgMBR of the UE after the request for allocating a resource on the PC5 interface to the UE is received, wherein the resource on the PC5 interface allocated to the UE is used for the UE to set up a bearer through a relay UE;
wherein the method further comprises:
determining bearer rates having been set up, according to Quality of Service (QoS) parameters of PC5 bearers having been set up by the UE, and determining a bearer rate to be set up, according to the request for allocating a resource on the PC5 interface to the UE; and
when the resource is allocated according to the PC5 AgMBR of the UE, allocating the resource according to the bearer rates having been set up, the bearer rate to be set up, and the PC5 AgMBR of the UE.