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Utility gateway

A remote gateway and method for managing a network of utility meters, the remote gateway forming part of a system comprising one or more utility management components, a plurality of local gateways each adapted to communicate with one or more utility devices, the remote gateway comprising logic configured to communicate... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Hetnet interference coordination

A self-organizing network engine for optimizing a telecommunications network is described. The telecommunications network may be a heterogeneous network with different hierarchical layers, such as macro cells and small cells. For example, the telecommunications network may include a macro cell with a small cell located inside the macro cell. The... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Mobility management

The present disclosure relates to methods, apparatus and systems for paging of a terminal. The disclosure provides a method for allocating a paging area for the terminal (130) in a cellular network comprising determining a coverage level for the terminal (130) in a cell in the cellular network, identifying a... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Communicating with machine to machine devices

A method and system for communicating between a managed device and a device manager is provided by sending the managed device a message over a first communications channel, and then initiating communication between the managed device and the device manager over a second communications channel in response to the message,... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Radio resource management in a telecommunication system

By first determining whether network conditions make it possible and necessary to assist the network in supporting communication devices in comparatively poor radio coverage, and then periodically determining what type of assistance would best improve the overall network performance, a cellular telecommunications network is dynamically adapted to improve overall network... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Remote controlled selection of network bearer

There are disclosed methods and apparatuses for providing configuration data 120 to a device 110. The configuration data may be provided to the device 110 by a configuration server 120 that is configured to output configuration data for sending to the device 110, wherein the configuration data comprises preferred communications... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Apparatus and controlling access to a telecommunications network

A GSM, UMTS or LTE mobile telecommunications network includes a radio access network comprising base stations, and further includes one or more additional access points. An access point may be connected to the network core by an IP transport broadband connection. The access point is configured to appear to the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Managing communication resources

Method and system for managing communication resources within a cellular network. The method comprising determining one or more groups of user equipment, UEs, engaged in a group call in a first mode of operation to be migrated to a second mode of operation based on information indicating the load of... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Telecommunication networks

A mobile telecommunications network includes a core and a radio access network having a radio for wireless communication with mobile terminals registered with the network. The radio access network includes a controller operable to control the use of network resources by the mobile terminals. The controller may include an application... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Telecommunication system

A cellular telecommunications network architecture is described where certain UEs are configured to assist the network to improve coverage in regions of poor radio conditions. In certain embodiments, appropriate UEs are selected to act as a dynamic, out-of-band coverage extensions. Network performance can thereby be improved when serving users at... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Telecommunication system for relaying cellular coverage

A cellular telecommunications network architecture is described where certain UEs are configured to assist the network to improve coverage in regions of poor radio conditions. In certain embodiments, appropriate UEs are selected to act as a dynamic, out-of-band coverage extensions. Network performance can thereby be improved when serving users at... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Telecommunications network communication sessions

A mobile telecommunications network includes a plurality of nodes for wireless communication with a mobile telecommunications device and a respective server associated with each of said nodes, each server having processing functions, wherein a processing function of a first one of the servers associated with a first one of the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Radio resource management in a telecommunication system

Certain communication devices in a telecommunications network may be suitable for providing assistance in supporting other communication devices in comparatively poor radio coverage. The telecommunications network is dynamically adapted to improve overall network performance without requiring the introduction of new network equipment by determining how these communication devices are to... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Method and controlling access to a telecommunications network

A method of controlling access to a telecommunications network is disclosed. One of a plurality of commercial UEs receives an SIB2 signal from the network. The SIB2 includes a threshold signal BF (0<BF<1) representative of network load at a given time, and a time signal BT. In response to the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Radio resource management in multi-vendor inter-enb carrier aggregation

A method for managing service delivery to at least one mobile terminal using carrier aggregation across first and second base stations of a cellular network is provided. The method comprises allocating, at a network entity of the cellular network, at least some service data for transmission by the second base... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Inter-enb carrier aggregation architecture selection

A method for selecting a mode of service delivery to a mobile terminal using carrier aggregation across first and second base stations of a cellular network is provided. The selection being based on one or more of: a parameter of the service; and a parameter of the network architecture.... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Carrier aggregation inter enb activation

A method for deciding on the activation of carrier aggregation across first and second base stations of a cellular network for delivering a service to a mobile terminal is provided. The decision is made on the basis of a combination of a plurality of parameters. One parameter is associated with... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

User location tracking

User location determining in a cellular network may be provided. Geographical location information for one or more mobile terminals of the cellular network is received at a network entity of the cellular network from one or both of: a core network part of the cellular network; and a network management... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

User alerting

User location-based alerting in a cellular network may be provided. Geographical location information for one or more mobile terminals of the cellular network is received at a network entity of the cellular network from one or both of: a core network part of the cellular network; and a network management... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Access class barring for mobile terminated communication and active mobility

A wireless network controller and method for controlling the performance of a requested network service for a user equipment within a wireless network. The wireless network controller is configured to compare an access permission of the user equipment to an access condition of a wireless network cell associated with the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Radio resource control of user state transitions

The present disclosure provides radio resource controllers 110, RRCs, and methods for setting inactivity timers for user equipment devices, UEs. In one aspect, there is provided an RRC 110 for setting inactivity timers for UEs within a cell 140, the RRC being configured to: set a first inactivity timer for... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Facilitating a conference call

To facilitate a call between a user of a mobile device and a host of the call, a location of the mobile device is obtained. Based on the obtained location, a device identifier for a local device is automatically retrieved, wherein the local device is located at or around the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

User equipment proximity requests authentication

A Proximity Request is handled within a cellular network, by communicating a Map Request from the Proximity Service Function to an Application Server, in response to a first Proximity Request on behalf of a first User Equipment. A Map Response is then communicated from the Application Server to the Proximity... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Identity module with interchangeable unique identifiers

A telecommunications system is provided, comprising a plurality of different cellular telecommunications networks, an identity module registrable on the plurality of different networks and containing multiple unique identifiers, each unique identifier being associated with a respective network; and, a device, operative in accordance with the identity module, to communicate with... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Machine to machine virtual private network

System and method for providing secure machine to machine, M2M, communications comprising a device management, DM, server configured to obtain credentials of one or more M2M devices and provision the one or more M2M devices with credentials of a virtual private network, VPN. An application programming interface, API. A VPN... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Arrangement for choosing transceiver nodes in a mobile telecommunications network

A mobile telecommunications network includes a mobile telecommunications device (1), a plurality of transceiver nodes (5), and control means (21) operable to choose at least one of the transceiver nodes for use by the mobile telecommunications device for uplink communications and to choose at least one of the transceiver nodes... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Routing scheme switching

A routing scheme is set, for providing a communications service to a plurality of subscriber terminals in a cellular network. A service manager that is at least logically separate from the cellular network controls the communications service for the plurality of subscriber terminals. Information about one or both of: the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Coordination using self organising network functionality

Analysis of cellular network base stations may be performed by a computational engine. A ranking of the cellular network base stations, generated at an Automatic Neighbour Relation (ANR) function of a Self-Organising Network (SON) platform is received. A set of base stations for coordinated operation is determined based on the... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Provisioning a network subscription

Provisioning a subscriber in a network is provided by: receiving an initialisation request for access to a network on behalf of a subscriber, at an admission platform of a network operator associated with the subscriber, and assigning the subscriber limited access rights to the network, the limited access rights being... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Generic bootstrapping architecture protocol

Method and system for communicating securely with a user equipment, UE, using generic bootstrapping architecture, GBA, the system comprising a bootstrapping server function, BSF. A proxy server configured to receive messages from a user equipment, UE, in a first format. Convert the received messages from the first format to a... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited

Device key security

A device, method or server having memory configured to store cryptographic material required to execute one or more device functions. A communications interface for communicating over a network. Logic configured to receive from the server over the communications interface the cryptographic material required to execute the one or more device... Vodafone Ip Licensing Limited








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