09767249 is referenced by 5 patents and cites 108 patents.

An automation system including a plurality of peripheral devices, each configured to perform at least one function relating to energy consumption in a facility and an automation controller in communication with the plurality of peripheral devices and providing for the control of the performance of the function by each device. An external network resource such as at least a virtual private network server is configured to enable communication with the automation controller. The automation controller is configured, such as by executing virtual private network software, to establish and maintain a secure data link with the virtual private network server and to enable oversight and/or control of the automation controller via the virtual private network server.

Title
Energy consumption via VPN configuration management
Application Number
13/887535
Publication Number
9767249 (B1)
Application Date
May 6, 2013
Publication Date
September 19, 2017
Inventor
Randy Clayton
Frederick
MD, US
Robert Belz
Clear Spring
MD, US
Agent
Luedeka Neely Michael Antone
Assignee
Autani
TN, US
IPC
H04L 12/28
A61B 5/00
G06F 15/16
G06F 7/00
G06F 19/00
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