06317584 is referenced by 179 patents and cites 6 patents.

A method and system are disclosed for utilizing a session processor having multiple internal states to control communication sessions occurring within a wireless and satellite network that includes at least one control interface. First, a message is received from the control interface and is then processed. Next, an internal state of the session processor is changed such that a response message may be formulated. Thereafter, internal tables and counters are updated in response to the message. Finally, the response message is delivered to the control interface, such that the session processor may be utilized to maintain comprehensive and seamless control of communications sessions occurring within the wireless and satellite network.

Title
Controlling communication in wireless and satellite networks
Application Number
9/218130
Publication Number
6317584 (B1)
Application Date
December 21, 1998
Publication Date
November 13, 2001
Inventor
Yi Qian
Plano
TX, US
Payam Maveddat
Plano
TX, US
Wing Lo
Plano
TX, US
Giridhar Boray
Plano
TX, US
Robert Best
Richardson
TX, US
Jeff Babbitt
Plano
TX, US
Hosame Abu Amara
Richardson
TX, US
Agent
Bracewell & Patterson L
US
Agent
John D Crane
US
Assignee
Nortel Networks
US
IPC
H04B 7/185
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