US Patent No. 10,143,038

SYSTEM, METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ENABLING ENVIRONMENT TRACKING AT A MONITORED LOCATION


Patent No. 10,143,038
Issue Date November 27, 2018
Title System, Method And Apparatus For Enabling Environment Tracking At A Monitored Location
Inventorship Julien G. Stamatakis, Centreville, VA (US)
Assignee Senseware, Inc., Vienna, VA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,143,038

1. A beacon device, comprising:a wireless node having a first set of one or more sensors and a wireless transceiver that communicates with a gateway device at a monitored location via first wireless communication, wherein the gateway device provides an interface to a wide area network; and
a beacon module connected to the wireless node via a wired communication interface including a serial data connection and a serial clock connection, the beacon module having a beacon wireless transmitter, the beacon wireless transmitter configured to broadcast sensor information for receipt by devices in proximity to the beacon wireless transmitter, wherein the sensor information is based on one or more measurements by a second set of one or more sensors at the monitored location, the sensor information received by the beacon device from the gateway device via the wireless transceiver.