Patent Number: 7,821,964

Title: Methods and systems for network coordination

Abstract: Aspects of the present invention relate to distributed network coordination and administration. Some aspects relate to network coordination and management using an interfering network list that may be maintained by a network controlling authority. Some aspects relate to allocation of specific bandwidth segments by a network controlling authority to avoid network collisions and improve network efficiency.

Inventors: Ayyagari; Deepak (Vancouver, WA), Chan; Wai-Chung (Vancouver, WA)

Assignee: Sharp Laboratories of America, Inc.

International Classification: H04L 12/28 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00