Patent Number: 8,879,421

Title: Method for personal network service configuration and system for personal network service configuration

Abstract: An invention concerns a method for enabling Service configuration by a plurality of Personal Network Entities connected to a Personal Network comprising a Personal Network Application Server accessible via IP Multimedia Subsystem domain, a primary Personal Network Entity holding a subscription to control the Personal Network and a plurality of secondary Personal Network Entities controlled by the primary Personal Network Entity, the method comprising the following steps: --associating to each PNE configuration rights describing the services to be configured by each of the PNE, --storing the PNE identities, and configuration rights associated to each PNE in a Configuration Element (PNRCE), --sending to the PN Application Server (AS) a configuration request based on the stored configuration rights.

Inventors: Fok Ah Chuen; Frederic (Berkshire, GB), Roger; Vincent (Berkshire, GB)

Assignee: NEC Corporation

International Classification: H04W 40/00 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00