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특허 상세정보

Remote beverage equipment monitoring and control system and method

국가/구분 United States(US) Patent 등록
국제특허분류(IPC7판) G06F-013/24    G06F-013/20   
미국특허분류(USC) 702/182; 702/183; 702/185; 702/186
출원번호 US-0080740 (2005-03-15)
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출원인 / 주소
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    Barnes & Thornburg LLP
인용정보 피인용 횟수 : 29  인용 특허 : 24
초록

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...

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청구항

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...

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