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Mark J Nixon, Neil J Peterson, Trevor D Schleiss, Teresa Chatkoff: Interactive two-way collaboration in process control plants. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Hanley Flight and Zimmerman, August 11, 2009: US07574509 (123 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of transmitting process control information to a portable communication device associate a resource link with the process control information and transmit the process control information and the resource link to the portable communication device. A session identifier is associate ...


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Trevor D Schleiss, Mark J Nixon, Neil J Peterson, Christopher Felts, Grant Wilson: Transactional data communications for process control systems. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, January 9, 2007: US07162534 (54 worldwide citation)

A transactional data communications system and method communicates information within an enterprise having a process control system and a plurality of information technology systems that are communicatively coupled to the process control system via a web services interface and a transactional inform ...


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Deji Chen, Mark J Nixon, Kent A Burr, Neil J Peterson: Wireless handheld communicator in a process control environment. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, December 29, 2009: US07640007 (51 worldwide citation)

A handheld communicator wirelessly interfaces or communicates with individual devices in a process control system, such as field devices, controllers, etc., to wirelessly perform monitoring, maintenance, configuration and control activities with respect to those devices. The wireless handheld commun ...


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Mark J Nixon, Vasiliki Tzovla, Andrew P Dove, Kent A Burr, Neil J Peterson: Portable computer in a process control environment. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, October 19, 2004: US06806847 (38 worldwide citation)

A portable computer for use in interfacing to a process control system having a host system includes a housing adapted for hand-held operation, a processing unit disposed within the housing and a computer readable memory disposed within the housing and coupled to the processing unit. The portable co ...


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Mark J Nixon, Vasiliki Tzovla, Andrew P Dove, Kent A Burr, Neil J Peterson: Portable computer in a process control environment. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, July 17, 2007: US07245271 (29 worldwide citation)

A portable computer for use in interfacing to a process control system having a host system includes a housing adapted for hand-held operation, a processing unit disposed within the housing and a computer readable memory disposed within the housing and coupled to the processing unit. The portable co ...


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Neil J Peterson, David L Deitz, Grant Wilson, Ling Zhou, Ebtesam S Tanyous, Christopher J Worek, Mark J Nixon: Web services-based communications for use with process control systems. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, December 6, 2011: US08073967 (23 worldwide citation)

A web services-based communication system and technique uses an information server to facilitate the communication of process control data and analysis results between a plurality of web services coupled to a communication network. A graphical user interface coupled to the network enables users to s ...


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Lee A Neitzel, Neil J Peterson, Teresa A Chatkoff: Multiplexed data transmissions through a communication link. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, November 23, 2010: US07839890 (4 worldwide citation)

A communication technique enables the efficient transmission of data through a communication link having a large delay bandwidth product and/or a high bit error rate. The communication technique multiplexes data from one or more data sources through a plurality of communication connections to increa ...


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David P Imming, Peter Zornio, Trevor D Schleiss, Neil J Peterson, Mark J Nixon, Eric D Rotvold, Robert J Karschnia: Asset tracking in process control environments. FISHER ROSEMOUNT SYSTEMS, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, September 27, 2016: US09454744 (4 worldwide citation)

An asset tracking system for use in a process control environment may include one or more asset tracking devices and an asset tracking host. The asset tracking device may receive signals corresponding to a position or location of an asset to be tracked, and may communicate, using an industrial autom ...


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Christopher J Felts, Mark J Nixon, Neil J Peterson, Cindy A Scott, Terrence L Blevins, Trevor D Schleiss: Process control system with integrated external data sources. Fisher Rosemount Systems, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, April 10, 2012: US08155761 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for integrating external and/or enterprise data into a process control system are disclosed. A user interface may be provided to enable browsing and selection of a data item from an external and/or enterprise data source. The selected data item may be associated with a process co ...


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Neil J Peterson, Trevor D Schleiss: Location dependent control access in a process control system. FISHER ROSEMOUNT SYSTEMS, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, January 26, 2016: US09244455 (2 worldwide citation)

A method of accessing an element in a process control environment using a portable communicator includes defining a plurality of control areas within the process control environment, determining a position of a user operating a portable communicator with respect to one or more of the control areas, ...