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Mark Nixon, Ken D Krivoshein, John R Shepard, Dan D Christensen, Duncan Schleiss: Process control system including a method and apparatus for automatically sensing the connection of devices to a network. Fisher Rosemont Systems, Ken J Koestner, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friell, August 1, 2000: US06098116 (263 worldwide citation)

A digital control system automatically senses when a new controller is attached to a network and determines the number and types of I/O Ports that are attached to the new controller. The digital control system formats and displays the I/O Port information upon request by a user. The digital control ...


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Ken D Krivoshein, Dan D Christensen: Process control system including automatic sensing and automatic configuration of devices. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, November 9, 1999: US05980078 (248 worldwide citation)

A digital control system with a predetermined configuration automatically senses the connection to a network of a digital device that is not included in the predetermined configuration. The digital device is assigned temporary address information and placed in a temporary state, called a standby sta ...


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Ken D Krivoshein, Dan D Christensen: Process control system including automatic sensing and automatic configuration of devices. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, June 30, 2009: USRE040817

A digital control system with a predetermined configuration automatically senses the connection to a network of a digital device that is not included in the predetermined configuration. The digital device is assigned temporary address information and placed in a temporary state, called a standby sta ...