|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||702/182; 702/183; 702/185; 702/186|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 29 인용 특허 : 24|
The present disclosure provides a system and method for monitoring and controlling modifications to beverage equipment. The system includes at least one beverage equipment which may include a controller. The controller communicates over a communications network with a data collection server which may be accessible to a central office or equipment provider. A method is also disclosed for first monitoring or querying beverage equipment for a setting or configuration modification. Next, the modification may be compared against a modification threshold to d...
What is claimed is: 1. A method of remotely monitoring and controlling beverage equipment, the method comprising the steps of: detecting a modification to the beverage equipment; communicating the modification to an equipment provider; comparing the modification to a variance threshold; and performing at least one corrective action related to the modification only in response to the modification exceeding the variance threshold. 2. A method of remotely monitoring and controlling beverage equipment, the method comprising the steps of: detecting a mod...