Method of and computer program for managing one or more agricultural devices

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8918475
APP PUB NO 20110308627A1
SERIAL NO

13169116

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A system and method for managing an agricultural device, including connecting the agricultural device to a network, collecting operational data relating to the agricultural device, granting an access right in respect of the collected operational data to an entity connected to the network, receiving data from the entity in response to the access right, and managing the agricultural device on the basis of the collected operational data and the data from the entity. The method may be implemented for managing multiple agricultural devices, and may be implemented in a computer readable medium. In one embodiment, the operational data relates to clinical mastitis detection.

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LELY PATENT N.V.MAASSLUIS104

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Loosveld, Serge Louis Borne, NL 6 2
Song, Xiangyu Rotterdam, NL 5 45
Van, Der Tol Patrick Philip Jacob Amersfoort, NL 12 6

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LELY PATENT N.V. (1)
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VERISAE, INC. (1)
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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
* 2002/0198,990 System and method for remotely monitoring and controlling devices 47 2002
 
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
* 7530113 Security system and method for an industrial automation system 34 2004
 
Maasland N.V. (1)
* 7028559 Method of and a device for acoustically monitoring the course of a process, such as a milking process 2 2002
 
BLUE OWL TECHNOLOGIES (1)
2002/0178,387 System and method for monitoring and managing power use of networked information devices 52 2002
 
DELAVAL HOLDING AB (1)
* 2006/0243,211 Remote control 2 2004
 
Amada Company, Limited (1)
2006/0053,023 Customer support system 6 2004
 
CATERPILLAR INC. (1)
* 7711842 System and method for remote machine data transfer 5 2007
 
LELY ENTERPRISES AG (6)
2001/0039,838 Method and device for measurement of pulsating milk flow 1 2001
2002/0054,831 Implement for detecting physical abnormalities in milk 2 2001
* 6823817 Method of and a device for automatically milking a dairy animal 8 2002
* 2003/0065,480 Method of collecting measurement data during automatically milking an animal 7 2002
* 7036981 Device for monitoring a milk tank and an assembly of such a device with a milking robot and an automatic starting-up unit 14 2003
* 2004/0025,606 Device for monitoring a milk tank and an assembly of such a device with a milking robot and an automatic starting-up unit 1 2003
 
GEA FARM TECHNOLOGIES GMBH (1)
* 2007/0272,159 Method and Device for Milking an Animal Provided with at Least One Self-Adjusting Sensor for Monitoring at Least One Milk Characteristic 3 2004
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