Global Patent Index - EP 0990329 A1

EP 0990329 A1 2000-04-05 - METROPOLITAN WIDE AREA NETWORK

Title (en)

METROPOLITAN WIDE AREA NETWORK

Title (de)

METROPOLITAN WEITBEREICHSNETZ

Title (fr)

GRAND RESEAU METROPOLITAIN

Publication

EP 0990329 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98931440 A

Priority

  • US 9812888 W
  • US 5025297 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9858477A1] A wide area communication network includes at least two hub sites which are interconnected by a communication backbone. Each hub site provides wireless coverage in at least one sector. At least two remote sites reside in each sector and are coupled to a corresponding hub site via a point to multi-point broadband wireless system. The network preferably includes at least one service node which is accessible to the remote sites via the hub sites and backbone.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H04L 12/28; H04Q 7/20

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04J 1/00 (2006.01); H04L 12/28 (2006.01); H04Q 7/22 (2006.01); H04Q 7/24 (2006.01); H04Q 7/26 (2006.01); H04Q 7/30 (2006.01); H04Q 11/04 (2006.01); H04L 12/70 (2013.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04L 12/2852 (2013.01); H04Q 11/0478 (2013.01); H04L 2012/5607 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9858477A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT CH DE ES GB LI LU PT SE

DOCDB simple family

WO 9858477 A1 19981223; AU 8157398 A 19990104; BR 9810068 A 20011016; CA 2294452 A1 19981223; CA 2294452 C 20041019; CN 1152518 C 20040602; CN 1267416 A 20000920; EP 0990329 A1 20000405; HK 1027925 A1 20041112; HU 0003860 A2 20010228; JP 2002507350 A 20020305; KR 20010020470 A 20010315