US Pat. No. 9,544,976

SYSTEM, METHOD, AND APPARATUS FOR POWERING INTELLIGENT LIGHTING NETWORKS

IDS-IP HOLDINGS LLC, San...

1. A system for powering and controlling a light-emitting diode (LED) lighting network, the system comprising:
at least one router operably connected to Internet and a local network;
at least one line card including:
(a) at least one physical channel connected to an output port;
(b) a power conditioning module operably powering the at least one physical channel; and
(c) a controller, said controller configured to control an amount of conditioned power using one or more pulse width modulators,
and control start and stop times of the one or more pulse width modulators;

at least one power distribution unit having a lighting system controller and the at least one line card;
at least one Power-over-Ethernet switch configured to:
(a) control the flow of a lighting system switch and sensor data within the LED lighting network; and
(b) supply direct current power to the at least one power distribution unit;
a structured cabling network that is connected to the output port of the at least one line card; and
an LED fixture that is connected to a homerun cable that is connected to the output port of the at least one line card.

US Pat. No. 10,165,656

ONE LED PER PORT AND CONTROLLER CONNECTED TO INTERNET

IDS-IP Holdings LLC, San...

1. A system for powering and controlling a light-emitting diode (LED) lighting network, the system comprising:at least one router operably connected to the Internet and a local network;
at least one controller operably connected to the at least one router;
at least one non-standard PoE power supply having a plurality of PoE ports;
at least one line card operably connected to the at least one controller;
at least one structured cabling network operably connected to the at least one router, the at least one controller, and the at least one non-standard PoE power supply; and
one LED fixture per PoE port operably connected to the at least one line card;
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to set a light output of the one LED fixture per PoE port; and
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to the at least one line card for managing a horizontal power or a vertical power that is distributed to the one LED fixture per PoE port.

US Pat. No. 10,194,508

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR POWERING AND CONTROLLING AN LED LIGHTING NETWORK HAVING ONE LED PER PORT AND CONTROLLER NOT CONNECTED TO INTERNET

IDS-IP Holdings LLC, Ced...

1. A system for powering and controlling a light-emitting diode (LED) lighting network not capable of connecting to the Internet, the system comprising:at least one controller;
at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply having a plurality of Power-over Ethernet (PoE) ports;
at least one line card operably connected to the at least one controller;
at least one structured cabling network operably connected to the at least one controller and the at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply; and
one LED fixture per Power-over Ethernet (PoE) port operably connected to the at least one line card;
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to set a light output of the one LED fixture per Power-over Ethernet (PoE) port; and
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to the at least one line card for managing power that is distributed to the one LED fixture per Power-over Ethernet (PoE) port.

US Pat. No. 10,194,507

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR POWERING AND CONTROLLING AN LED LIGHTING NETWORK HAVING DAISY CHAINED LEDS AND CONTROLLER NOT CONNECTED TO INTERNET

IDS-IP Holdings LLC, San...

1. A system for powering and controlling a light-emitting diode (LED) lighting network not capable of connecting to the Internet, the system comprising:at least one controller;
at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply;
at least one line card operably connected to the at least one controller;
at least one structured cabling network operably connected to the at least one controller and the at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply; and
at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures connected together electrically in series operably connected to the at least one line card;
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to set a light output of the at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures; and
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to the at least one line card for managing power that is distributed to the at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures.

US Pat. No. 10,201,061

DAISY-CHAINED LEDS AND CONTROLLER CONNECTED TO INTERNET

IDS-IP Holdings LLC, Ced...

1. A system for powering and controlling a light-emitting diode (LED) lighting network, the system comprising:at least one router operably connected to the Internet and a local network;
at least one controller operably connected to the at least one router;
at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply;
at least one line card operably connected to the at least one controller;
at least one structured cabling network operably connected to the at least one router, the at least one controller, and the at least one non-standard Power-over Ethernet (PoE) power supply; and
at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures connected together electrically in series operably connected to the at least one line card;
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to set a light output of the at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures; and
wherein the at least one controller provides control signals to the at least one line card for managing power that is distributed to the at least one daisy chain of LED fixtures.