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Thomas David Petite: Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling remote devices. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, James H Yancey Jr, Filip A Kowalewski, April 13, 2010: US07697492 (169 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling remote devices are provided. In an embodiment, a system can comprise one or more remotely controlled sensors and actuators. The remote sensors/actuators can interface with uniquely identified remote transceivers that transmit and/or receive data. Th ...


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James Davis, Thomas D Petite: System and method for controlling communication between a host computer and communication devices associated with remote devices in an automated monitoring system. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, Filip A Kowalewski, James H Yancey Jr, January 19, 2010: US07650425 (137 worldwide citation)

A site controller adapted to be used in an automated monitoring system for monitoring and controlling a plurality of remote devices via a host computer connected to a first communication network is provided. The site controller is configured for controlling communication with the host computer and a ...


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Thomas David Petite: Smoke detection methods, devices, and systems. SIPCO, Troutman Sanders, Ryan A Schneider, James H Yancey Jr, November 13, 2007: US07295128 (131 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a system and method for accessing home monitoring devices remotely via a distributed wide-area network (WAN). More specifically, the present invention is directed towards a smoke detector system, which monitors for the presence of smoke and communicates the smoke ...


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Thomas D Petite: Multi-function general purpose transceiver. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, James Hunt Yancey Jr, Filip A Kowalewski, July 8, 2008: US07397907 (130 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to a system and associated method for communicating information to a predetermined location. The system includes a transmitter disposed at a first location and configured to transmit a signal containing an instruction code that uniquely identifies an instr ...


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Thomas D Petite: System and method for transmitting pollution information over an integrated wireless network. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, Filip A Kowalewski, James Hunt Yancey Jr, September 9, 2008: US07424527 (129 worldwide citation)

A pollution information message system provides a system and method for generating and transmitting pollution information messages. In one embodiment, the pollution information message system employs a transceiver network with a plurality transceivers coupled to monitoring devices. Control room oper ...


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Thomas David Petite, Richard M Huff: Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling remote devices. Sipco, Trenton A Ward, Dustin B Weeks, Troutman Sanders, September 6, 2011: US08013732 (110 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention are generally directed to a system for monitoring a variety of environmental and/or other conditions within a defined remotely located region. Such a system may be configured to monitor utility meters in a defined area. The system is implemented by using a plural ...


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Thomas David Petite: System and method for transmitting pollution information over an integrated wireless network. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, Ryan A Schneider, James Hunt Yancey Jr, June 15, 2010: US07739378 (108 worldwide citation)

A pollution information message system provides a system and method for generating and transmitting pollution information messages. In one embodiment, the pollution information message system employs a transceiver network with a plurality transceivers coupled to monitoring devices. Control room oper ...


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Thomas D Petite, Richard Huff, David P Aldoretta, Candida Stevens: System and method for monitoring remote devices with a dual-mode wireless communication protocol. Sipco, Trenton A Ward, Dustin B Weeks, Troutman Sanders, October 4, 2011: US08031650 (87 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to systems and device for monitoring remote device with a wireless, dual-mode communication protocol. As such, a representative embodiment is a system for monitoring and controlling remote devices. The system includes a first- and a second remote device; a ...


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Thomas D Petite, Richard Huff, David P Aldoretta: Method for communicating in dual-modes. Sipco, Troutman Sanders, James H Yancey Jr, Ryan A Schneider, July 13, 2010: US07756086 (66 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to methods for communicating in a dual-mode communication protocol. A representative embodiment of the present invention comprises: enabling communication in a spread-spectrum communication protocol, comprising: receiving a first portion of a communication ...


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Thomas David Petite: Systems and methods for monitoring conditions. Sipco, Trenton A Ward, Dustin B Weeks, Troutman Sanders, November 22, 2011: US08064412 (63 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for monitoring conditions are provided. A system can comprise a plurality of wireless transmitters and a plurality of repeaters. At least one wireless transmitter can be integrated into an alarm. The repeaters can be dispersed throughout a region at defined locations. The system ...