US 9,813,962 B1
Mobility pattern based preemptive load balancing
Daniel Vivanco, Sterling, VA (US); Krishna Sitaram, Chantilly, VA (US); and Chunmei Liu, Great Falls, VA (US)
Assigned to Sprint Spectrum L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)
Filed by Sprint Spectrum LP, Overland Park, KS (US)
Filed on Dec. 15, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/969,860.
Application 14/969,860 is a continuation of application No. 14/089,891, filed on Nov. 26, 2013, granted, now 9,247,447.
Int. Cl. H04W 4/00 (2009.01); H04W 36/22 (2009.01); H04W 72/04 (2009.01); H04W 4/02 (2009.01); H04W 36/32 (2009.01)
CPC H04W 36/22 (2013.01) [H04W 4/021 (2013.01); H04W 36/32 (2013.01); H04W 72/048 (2013.01); H04W 72/0453 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A communication system, comprising:
an access node configured to select, for each of a plurality of wireless devices served by the access node, a respective one of a plurality of frequency bands to serve each of the plurality of wireless devices, the access node selecting a first frequency band of the plurality of frequency bands to serve a first set of wireless devices that are classified as stationary and selecting another of the plurality of frequency bands to serve a second set of wireless devices that are classified as mobile, wherein the second set of wireless devices are classified as mobile based on access requests by respective wireless devices in the second set during a reoccurring time period.