08565107 is referenced by 257 patents and cites 52 patents.

A terminal for use within an unknown regulatory domain, and a computer program product and method for configuring the terminal, are provided. The terminal can comprise first program instructions to actively scan one or more domain independent channels in a frequency band, second program instructions to configure the terminal for use in the unknown regulatory domain in response to the terminal receiving regulatory domain information as a result of actively scanning one or more of the domain independent channels, third program instructions to passively scan one or more domain dependent channels in the frequency band in response to the terminal not receiving the regulatory domain information as a result of actively scanning one or more of the domain independent channels, and fourth program instructions to configure the terminal for use in the unknown regulatory domain in response to passively scanning one or more domain dependent channels in the frequency band.

Title
Terminal configurable for use within an unknown regulatory domain
Application Number
12/889907
Publication Number
8565107 (B2)
Application Date
September 24, 2010
Publication Date
October 22, 2013
Inventor
Eric Youngblood
Charlotte
NC, US
James T Sauerwein Jr
Charlotte
NC, US
Brian Roman Dobeck
Monroe
NC, US
Christopher Bouchat
Fort Mill
SC, US
Michael Pease
Charlotte
NC, US
Agent
Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C
Assignee
Hand Held Products
NY, US
IPC
H04J 1/16
H04L 12/28
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