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

EPO simple patent 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

INPADOC legal status


2002-07-10 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020101

2000-04-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000119

2000-04-05 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT CH DE ES GB LI LU PT SE