Patent Number: 6,426,961

Title: Method and system for selection of mode of operation of a service in lightof use of another service in an ADSL system

Abstract: Methods and systems for use in connection with an asymmetrical digitalsubscriber line (ADSL) system being available to provide voice service anddata service to the customer's premises. One service of the voice serviceor the data service is in use at the customer's premises, and theexemplary methods and systems detect a request for provision of the otherservice. In response to the detection, impact information may be providedon performance of the one service in light of concurrent use of the otherservice. A list of modes of operation of the other service is provided.The subscriber may consider the impact information and the list of modesand respond with a selected mode of operation of the other service. Theselected mode is detected and the other service is operated pursuant tothe selected mode to the customer's premises.

Inventors: Nimmagadda; Prasad (Norcross, GA)


International Classification: H04M 11/06 (20060101); H04J 001/02 ()

Expiration Date: 07/30/2014