Patent Number: 7,047,012

Title: Method and system for providing access to a telecommunications network

Abstract: A system and a method for connecting a call through a telecommunications network. A base station, connected to a public switched telephone network, includes a call processor, a memory and a transceiver. The memory includes a database containing dialing instructions for a wireless station for a telephone connection through the public switched telephone network to a destination station. The transceiver receives a call request from the wireless station, and the call processor in response to the call request, accesses the database and dials a call for connection through the public switched telephone network to the destination station based on the dialing instructions for the wireless station.

Inventors: Gerszberg; Irwin (Kendall Park, NJ), Russell; Jesse Eugene (Piscataway, NJ), Schroeder; Robert Edward (Township of Morris, Morris County, NJ)

Assignee: Cingular Wireless II, LLC

International Classification: H04Q 7/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018