US 9,812,003 B2
Segregation of functionality in monitoring and controller devices
Edward Kahl, Portland, OR (US)
Filed by Edward Kahl, Portland, OR (US)
Filed on May 2, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/144,528.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/156,230, filed on May 2, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0321915 A1, Nov. 3, 2016
Int. Cl. G08C 17/02 (2006.01); H04Q 9/00 (2006.01)
CPC G08C 17/02 (2013.01) [H04Q 9/00 (2013.01)] 16 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A fob device for segregating functionality from a plurality of monitoring and control devices, the fob device comprising:
a plurality of input modules, the input modules each being configured to connect with one of the plurality of monitoring or control devices, the plurality of monitoring and control devices comprising devices utilizing at least two distinct communication protocols;
at least one output module configured to be communicatively coupled to a remote computing device;
a memory comprising control instructions relating to at least one functionality of at least one of the plurality if monitoring and control devices; and
an electronic control unit configured to receive data from monitoring and control devices communicatively coupled to the fob device, associate the received data with one of the communicatively coupled monitoring or control devices, execute the control instructions to activate the at least one functionality of the at least one of the plurality of monitoring and control devices, and output the received data associated with the one of the communicatively coupled monitoring or control devices.