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1. (WO2018220291) SELECTION OF A NETWORK SLICE IN RELATION TO AN APPLICATION

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/220291    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2018/000142
Publication Date: Fri Dec 07 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Sat May 26 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: H04L 29/08
H04L 12/24
H04W 24/02
H04W 48/18
H04W 48/16
H04W 88/06
Applicants: ORANGE
Inventors: CHATRAS, Bruno
TSANG KWONG U, Steve
Title: SELECTION OF A NETWORK SLICE IN RELATION TO AN APPLICATION
Abstract:
The invention relates to a method for selecting a set of functions (TR1, TR2, TR3) of a communications infrastructure (10), referred to as a network slice, for routing data relating to an application (App1, App2, App3 App4) installed in a user terminal (51, 53) connected to said infrastructure (10), which method is implemented by the terminal (51, 53) and comprises a step of transmitting, to a rule management entity (40), an identifier of at least one application in the terminal, a step of receiving, from the rule management entity (40), at least one rule relating to the network slice (TR1, TR2, TR3) associated with the identifier of the at least one application received, and a step of determining a network slice (TR1, TR2, TR3) based on the at least one rule obtained.