US Patent No. 9,154,899

COMMUNICATION TRANSCEIVER CONFIGURATION IN RESPONSE TO OPTICALLY RECEIVING AN IMAGE IN A WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE


Patent No. 9,154,899
Issue Date October 06, 2015
Title Communication Transceiver Configuration In Response To Optically Receiving An Image In A Wireless Communication Device
Inventorship Serge J. L. Bushman, Overland Park, KS (US)
M. Jeffrey Stone, Overland Park, KS (US)
Sharon T. Haubrich, Kansas City, MO (US)
Ashwin Shashindranath, Overland Park, KS (US)
Jeffrey Scott Barrington, Olathe, KS (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,154,899

1. A method of configuring a communication transceiver to allow a user device to access a communication network, the method
comprising:
in a wireless communication device, optically receiving an image that is associated with the user device and processing the
received image to generate image data and transferring user information and the image data;

in the communication network, receiving and processing the user information and the image data to generate configuration data
that directs the communication transceiver to allow the user device to access the communication network and transferring the
configuration data;

in the communication transceiver, receiving a communication from the user device and the configuration data, and in response,
transferring the communication to the communication network.