Patent Number: 8,817,745

Title: Mechanisms for data handling during a relay handover with S1 termination at relay

Abstract: An access node, comprising at least one component configured to support forwarding of data packets to a user agent connected to a relay node, wherein the relay node is a termination point for a first tunneling path from a core network, and wherein the relay node is connected to the access node and the access node is on the first tunneling path.

Inventors: Hu; Rose Qingyang (Irving, TX), Yu; Yi (Irving, TX), Cai; Zhijun (Euless, TX), Fong; Mo-Han (Ottawa, CA)

Assignee: BlackBerry Limited

International Classification: H04W 4/00 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018