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Veillette Michel: Communication and message route optimization and messaging in a mesh network. Trilliant Networks, Veillette Michel, BEY Dawn Marie, May 28, 2009: WO/2009/067251 (26 worldwide citation)

A method and system facilitate communications between an unassociated device and a server via a mesh network and a wide area network. The method may include receiving transmissions from candidate proxy devices, wherein each candidate proxy device is associated with a mesh network. The method may inc ...


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Michel Veillette: Communication and message route optimization and messaging in a mesh network. Trilliant Networks, Dawn Marie Bey, King & Spalding, March 27, 2012: US08144596 (24 worldwide citation)

A method and system facilitate communications between an unassociated device and a server via a mesh network and a wide area network. The method may include receiving transmissions from candidate proxy devices, wherein each candidate proxy device is associated with a mesh network. The method may inc ...


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Michel Veillette: Energy use control system and method. Trilliant Networks, Dawn Marie Bey, King & Spalding, December 11, 2012: US08332055 (21 worldwide citation)

Devices and systems control energy usage in accordance with instructions from a head end system. A device may be instructed to cease energy consumption. Another device may allow users to override some instructions. Messages may be provided to users to request the cessation of energy consumption; the ...


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Robert Conant, Vincent Bemmel, Alan Jacobsen: System and method for implementing handover of a hybrid communications module. Trilliant Networks, Moser Taboada, April 7, 2015: US09001787 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and process for switching to or between multiple networks to optimize communication between an energy device, e.g., meter, in proximity to at least one of the multiple networks and a head end server to facilitate communication of energy-related data therebetween is described. The system inc ...


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Robert H Sparr, William G Olsen, Thomas Hammel, Kirk Alton Bradley, Mark J Rich, Michael R Franceschini, Joseph T Merenda: Wireless mesh network. Trilliant Networks, Moser Taboada, August 21, 2012: US08249042 (16 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for providing a wireless mesh network and network node are described. More particularly, a network having network node neighborhoods is described. A node comprises a multi-sectored antenna and a transceiver controller. Nodes are configured for installation without antenna pointi ...


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Randall Wayne Frei, Linker Cheng, Paul Gordon: Method and apparatus for maximizing data transmission capacity of a mesh network. Trilliant Networks, Moser IP Law Group, March 30, 2010: US07688739 (15 worldwide citation)

A mesh network routing protocol for optimizing network data transmission capacity using a cost analysis based upon a links proximity to the gateway or other bandwidth constrained node. Specifically, the protocol computes a plurality of routing costs associated with each data path, compares the routi ...


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Michel Veillette: System and method for implementing mesh network communications using a mesh network protocol. Trilliant Networks, Moser Taboada, April 15, 2014: US08699377 (14 worldwide citation)

The following describes data structures, communication protocol formats and process flows for controlling and facilitating secure communications between the nodes of a mesh network, such as utility meters and gateway nodes comprising a utility network. The enabled processes include association, info ...


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Michel Veillette: System and method for power outage and restoration notification in an advanced metering infrastructure network. Trilliant Networks, Dawn Marie Bey, King & Spalding, May 1, 2012: US08171364 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided to transmit a meter power status. The method includes recognizing a power status change at a meter. The method includes, if the meter is scheduled to transmit first, transmitting a notification message to at least one neighboring meter towards a mesh gate, wherein th ...


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Michel Veillette, Kevin House: System and method for false alert filtering of event messages within a network. Trilliant Networks, Dawn Marie Bey, King & Spalding, March 20, 2012: US08138934 (13 worldwide citation)

When a metering coupled to a network loses its primary power source and has a secondary power source, such as a super-capacitor, it recognizes and reports a power outage. In this case, the head end server may verify the power outage report by querying through the downstream nodes coupled to the netw ...


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William Steven Vogel, Michel Veillette, Victor Edward Magnotti: Methods and systems for virtual energy management display. Trilliant Networks, Dawn Marie Bey, King & Spalding, October 16, 2012: US08289182 (10 worldwide citation)

A method and system of virtual energy management display involves periodically receiving via a mesh local area network electronic data representing energy management-related information by a RF communication-enabled memory storage device coupled to an electronic display device within a home area net ...