US Patent No. 10,993,173

METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR UPDATING SYSTEM INFORMATION


Patent No. 10,993,173
Issue Date April 27, 2021
Title Methods And Apparatus For Updating System Information
Inventorship
Assignee Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), Stockholm (SE)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,993,173

1. A method performed by a wireless device for receiving notifications from a base station of upcoming system information (SI) updates, wherein the wireless device is communicating with the base station using physical resources on a bandwidth part of a first carrier, the method comprising:obtaining an indication of a subset of a plurality of paging occasions in a SI modification period that the wireless device is configured to monitor, wherein responsive to an upcoming update of SI the base station is configured to transmit a notification on each of the plurality of paging occasions in the SI modification period; and
monitoring the subset of the plurality of paging occasions for notifications of upcoming SI updates, wherein the subset of the plurality of paging occasions in the SI modification period is a last paging occasion in the SI modification period.