US Patent 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


Patent No. 10,194,508
Issue Date January 29, 2019
Title System And Method For Powering And Controlling An Led Lighting Network Having One Led Per Port And Controller Not Connected To Internet
Inventorship David M. Snyder, Cedar Rapids, IA (US)
Assignee IDS-IP Holdings LLC, Cedar Rapids, IA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,194,508

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.