06480748 is referenced by 58 patents.

A facility management platform (FMP) monitors and views the status of a plurality of individually addressable downstream devices including, but not limited to, addressable terminals, IRG's, settops, cable modems, taps, nodes, and/or hubs at a network control center. The FMP may display problems at these downstream devices, for example, power loss, and/or may automatically notify the appropriate companies and/or personnel to correct the problem.

Title
Facility management platform for a hybrid coaxial/twisted pair local loop network service architecture
Application Number
9/224287
Publication Number
6480748 (B1)
Application Date
December 31, 1998
Publication Date
November 12, 2002
Inventor
Hopeton S Walker
Haledon
NJ, US
Philip Andrew Treventi
Murray Hill
NJ, US
Thomas Oplinger
Morristown
NJ, US
Jeffrey S Martin
Dover
NJ, US
Irwin Gerszberg
Kendall Park
NJ, US
Agent
Banner & Witcoff
US
Assignee
AT&T
NY, US
IPC
G05B 11/01
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