07046983 is referenced by 70 patents and cites 47 patents.

Apparatus for supplying power to communication devices operating within a Local Area Network (LAN) over LAN cabling, the communication devices including one or more powered devices adapted to receive power over the LAN cabling, the apparatus including a power supply which is adapted to receive power from an unregulated source and to provide therefrom regulated power. The apparatus further includes power distribution and control circuitry, which is adapted to identify the powered devices on the LAN, to receive the regulated power and to generate therefrom respective output voltages for supply to the powered devices. The apparatus is housed in a chassis which retains the power supply and the power distribution and control circuitry as a single module.

Title
Integral board and module for power over LAN
Application Number
10/334386
Publication Number
7046983 (B2)
Application Date
December 31, 2002
Publication Date
May 16, 2006
Inventor
Yuval Berson
Benyamina
IL
Nadav Barnea
Or Yehuda
IL
Yair Darshan
Petach Tikva
IL
Amir Lehr
Hertzeliya
IL
Alon Ferentz
Bat Yam
IL
David Pincu
Holon
IL
Dror Korcharz
Bat Yam
IL
Ilan Atias
Haifa
IL
Shimon Elkayam
Kfar Saba
IL
Agent
Simon Kahn
Assignee
PowerDsine
IL
IPC
H04M 9/00
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