US Patent No. 10,512,143


Patent No. 10,512,143
Issue Date December 17, 2019
Title Method For Commissioning Lighting System Components Using Voice Commands
Inventorship Masaaki Ikehara, Madison, AL (US)
Travis L. Berry, Madison, AL (US)
Assignee Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., Madison, AL (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,512,143

1. A lighting control system comprising:a first device mounted in association with a lighting zone to be commissioned and comprising data storage;
a plurality of second devices in operable connection with the first device; and
a controller configured upon actuation of a commissioning mode via the first device, to direct the performance of a set of commissioning operations for each of the plurality of second devices, said operations comprising
providing an audio and/or visual notification corresponding to at least one of the plurality of second devices,
translating voice commands received via a microphone operably associated with the first device into device configuration data,
storing the device configuration data in the data storage and in association with an address for the at least one of the plurality of second devices.