Method and system for master slave protocol communication in an intelligent electronic device

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 6792337
APP PUB NO 20040138786A1
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10024896

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A power management architecture for an electrical power distribution system, or portion thereof, is disclosed. The architecture includes intelligent electronic devices ('IED's') with the capability to monitor and control attached slave devices, and provide capability to communicate between multiple devices in a variety of communication protocols. A master IED in the master/slave architecture performs power management functions on the data received from the slave IED's. Further, the IED's with master functionality provide web server capabilities, allowing a user to view processed data over an open Internet protocol, such as HTTP ('Hyper Text Transfer Protocol').

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POWER MEASUREMENT LTD.SAANICHTON BRITISH COLUMBIA86

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Blackett, Andrew W Victoria, CA 9 1027
Gilbert, Bryan J Victoria, CA 6 495
Hancock, Martin A Victoria, CA 43 2148

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