05727055 is referenced by 45 patents and cites 6 patents.

A system for distributing electronic information signals throughout a structure, particularly a residential dwelling, which adapts a plurality of electronic information signals into a signal which can be received by one or more information utilizing devices which are located throughout a structure. In accordance with particular aspects of the present invention, an improved structure and method of installing a plurality of communication cables in a wall adjacent to an existing electrical box attached to a building member is provided. An apparatus for adapting a multi-line telephone signal distribution hub for use with a single telephone line, or two telephone lines, is also included which allows the wiring for an internal KSU/PBX telephone system to be installed immediately and a single telephone line readily interfaced with a multi-line telephone signal distribution hub while a KSU/PBX control box and additional telephone lines from the telephone service utility can be readily connected at a later date. In accordance with another aspect of the present invention, a system is described for distributing audio signals from a central location to a plurality of discrete zones contained within a structure, such as a residential dwelling, which allows changes to be readily and conveniently made. Also disclosed is a system for distributing electronic signals within a room equipped for audio and video presentations and having four, five, six, or more, speaker connection locations for use in home theater applications.

Title
Information communication systems
Application Number
8/443413
Publication Number
5727055
Application Date
May 17, 1995
Publication Date
March 10, 1998
Inventor
David Johnson
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Grant Bowden
Syracuse
UT, US
R Brent Howard
Sandy
UT, US
Daniel Gilstrap
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Lovell Brent Ivie
Sandy
UT, US
Agent
Thorpe North & Western L
Assignee
IES Technologies
UT, US
IPC
H04M 9/00
H04M 5/00
H04M 1/00
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