Global Patent Index - EP 1064763 A1

EP 1064763 A1 2001-01-03 - METHOD AND APPARATUS WITH CONFIGURABLE FUNCTIONALITY FOR A TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Title (en)

METHOD AND APPARATUS WITH CONFIGURABLE FUNCTIONALITY FOR A TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG MIT KONFIGURIERBARER FUNKTIONALITÄT EINES TELEKOMMUNIKATIONSSYTEMS

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET APPAREIL AVEC FONCTIONNALITE CONFIGURABLE POUR SYSTEME DE TELECOMMUNICATION

Publication

EP 1064763 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99915680 A

Priority

  • EP 9901889 W
  • FI 980638 A
  • US 10765198 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9949624A1] The present invention relates to a telecommunications system, and further to a method, a board unit and a device rack for a telecommunications system. The system comprises at least one base station node, a base station controller node for controlling said at least one base station node, a switching center node operationally connected to said base station controller node for handling the traffic from and to said at least one base station node. According to the invention, at least one of the nodes provides functionality for use in the operation of the telecommunications system, and a software configurable board unit providing general purpose resource is implemented within said at least one node, the arrangement being such that the functionality of the board unit can be changed in accordance with particular requirements of the telecommunications system.

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

H04L 12/56

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04Q 7/34 (2006.01); H04L 12/54 (2013.01); H04L 12/931 (2013.01); H04L 12/935 (2013.01); H04L 12/937 (2013.01); H04L 12/70 (2013.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04L 12/5601 (2013.01); H04L 49/255 (2013.01); H04L 49/3081 (2013.01); H04L 49/405 (2013.01); H04L 2012/5607 (2013.01); H04L 2012/5625 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9949624A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE GB

EPO simple patent family

WO 9949624 A1 19990930; AU 3416499 A 19991018; CA 2322391 A1 19990930; EP 1064763 A1 20010103; JP 2002508626 A 20020319; JP 4421774 B2 20100224

INPADOC legal status


2007-08-01 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20070326

2004-06-09 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040423

2004-05-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON (PUBL)

2001-01-03 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000822

2001-01-03 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE GB