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Marjorie L Smith, Mark E Smith, Richard R Gelling, Michael L Cogbill: Method and apparatus for improved building automation. Intelihome, Melvin A Hunn, February 20, 2001: US06192282 (433 worldwide citation)

An improved building automation system is provided which is modular in design thus minimizing the amount of instruction necessary to affect control of a particular building system. A relatively small set of interprocess control commands define an interprocess control protocol which is utilized in re ...


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Marjorie L Smith, Mark E Smith, Richard R Gelling, Michael L Cogbill: Method and apparatus for improved building automation. INTELIHOME Texas corporation, Baker Botts, February 7, 2002: US20020016639-A1

The improved building automation system of the present invention is modular in the extreme. This diminishes the amount of custom programming required in order to affect control of a particular building. It allows for a relatively open architecture which can accommodate a variety of unique control ap ...