US Patent No. 9,143,924

SEGMENTED CUSTOMIZATION PAYLOAD DELIVERY


Patent No. 9,143,924
Issue Date September 22, 2015
Title Segmented Customization Payload Delivery
Inventorship Hassan Abou-El-Ella, Overland Park, KS (US)
Bret D. Sumner, Lawrence, KS (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,143,924

1. A method of sending a customization payload to a mobile communication device, comprising:
identifying, by an application stored in a non-transitory memory of the mobile communication device, a bandwidth of a bearer
channel, wherein the bearer channel provides a connection between the mobile communication device and a server;

creating, by the application, based upon the identified bandwidth, an alert string;
sending, from the application to the server, the alert string;
receiving, by the application from the server over the bearer channel when the mobile communication device is connected to
the bearer channel, a first customization payload associated with the alert string, wherein the first customization payload
is a portion of a customization package, and wherein the first customization payload comprises customization information to
establish a basic operation of the mobile communication device;

performing the basic operation of the mobile communication device based on receiving the first customization payload;
establishing a second connection between the mobile communication device and the server over a second bearer channel after
performing the basic operation of the mobile communication device;

selecting, by the application, a second alert string, wherein the second alert string is selected based on at least one of
identifying received portions of the customization package or the bandwidth of a second bearer channel;

sending, by the application to a server, the second alert string; and
receiving, by the application from the server over the second bearer channel, a second customization payload based on the
second alert string, wherein the second customization payload is at least a second portion of the customization package.