US Patent No: 8,174,994

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Selection of a communication interface

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A data processing mechanism is disclosed for selection of a communication interface for a communication device from a plurality of communication interfaces provided by a communication system. The mechanism comprises a first controller entity for executing a first selection routine for considering at least one first policy on communication via the communication system, and a second controller entity for executing a second selection routine for considering at least one second policy on communication via the communication system. The at least one second policy is related to a different aspect of communication than the at least one first policy. The data processing mechanism is configured to select the communication interface based on outputs of the first selection routine and the second selection routine.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OYESPOO, FI6457

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Forssell, Mika Espoo, FI 56 649
Kontio, Ari Espoo, FI 2 44
Liljeberg, Mika Helsinki, FI 4 116

Cited Art Landscape

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QUALCOMM INCORPORATED (1)
* 7,065,367 Interface selection in a wireless communication network 58 2002
 
RPX CLEARINGHOUSE LLC (1)
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MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (2)
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* 2005/0238,046 User based communication mode selection on a device capable of carrying out network communications. 160 2004
 
GLOBALFOUNDRIES INC. (1)
* 6,674,769 Simultaneous searching of layer 3 policy filter and policy cache in a network switch port 48 2000
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (1)
2004/0174,853 Communication control program, content delivery program, terminal, and content server 25 2004
 
NOKIA CORPORATION (1)
2002/0177,466 Call control for user equipment 13 2002
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Patent Citation Ranking

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INTERDIGITAL PATENT HOLDINGS, INC. (2)
* 9,042,373 Data flow mobility 0 2010
* 2010/0208,698 DATA FLOW MOBILITY 20 2010
 
NEC CORPORATION (2)
* 8,660,065 Radio network and a method for operating a radio network 0 2009
* 2011/0286,395 RADIO NETWORK AND A METHOD FOR OPERATING A RADIO NETWORK 10 2009
 
TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET L M ERICSSON (PUBL) (2)
* 8,386,766 Method and arrangement for deciding a security setting 0 2007
* 2010/0235,620 Method and Arrangement for Deciding a Security Setting 11 2007
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