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Data collection system having EIR terminal interface node

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A network accessible node that facilitates management of a fleet of portable communication devices (EIR terminal), including portable data terminals and/or barcode readers, by directing performance of software upgrade and/or configuration update actions by one or more members of the fleet of EIR terminals.

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HAND HELD PRODUCTS, INC.SKANEATELES FALLS, NY522

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Caballero, Aldo Mario Charlotte, US 21 350
Kosecki, James Syracuse, US 10 175

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5,935,244 Detachable I/O device for computer data security 45 1997
6,049,454 Computer monitor stand and docking method 40 1998
6,188,572 Movable docking station electrical connector 39 1998
 
NETAPP, INC. (1)
6,584,499 Methods and apparatus for performing mass operations on a plurality of managed devices on a network 133 1999
 
COMPUTER ASSOCIATES THINK, INC. (2)
5,261,044 Network management system using multifunction icons for information display 328 1991
5,504,921 Network management system using model-based intelligence 406 1994
 
THOMSON LICENSING (1)
6,832,082 Initialization of handsets in a multi-line wireless phone system for secure communications 46 2000
 
ROVI GUIDES, INC. (1)
6,766,956 System and method for using portable device with bar-code scanner 105 2001
 
Industrial Scientific Corporation (1)
6,442,639 Docking station for environmental monitoring instruments 50 2000
 
DELL PRODUCTS L.P. (1)
2005/0223,373 Method for updating the firmware of a device 30 2004
 
KYOCERA CORPORATION (1)
7,194,526 Network device management method, and network devices 26 2001
 
ROVI TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION (1)
6,725,281 Synchronization of controlled device state using state table and eventing in data-driven remote device control model 302 1999
 
TELEWARE, INC. (1)
7,054,423 Multi-media communication downloading 44 2002
 
KRONE DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS INC. (1)
6,202,209 Personal information device and method for downloading reprogramming data from a computer to the personal information device via the PCMCIA port or through a docking station with baud rate conversion means 25 1999
 
EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY (1)
5,546,145 Camera on-board voice recognition 107 1994
 
MAQUET CRITICAL CARE AB (1)
6,158,430 Ventilator system for one or more treatment patients 75 1998
 
RPX CORPORATION (1)
6,725,260 Method and apparatus for configuring configurable equipment with configuration information received from a remote location 175 2000
 
PATCHLINK.COM (1)
6,990,660 Non-invasive automatic offsite patch fingerprinting and updating system and method 165 2001
 
ALCATEL (1)
6,240,297 Docking station for mobile telecommunication handset 84 1998
 
THERMOPLASTIC PROCSSES, INC. (1)
6,452,325 Shatterproofing of fluorescent lamps 27 2000
 
UNISYS CORPORATION (1)
2006/0179,431 Rules-based deployment of computing components 25 2004
 
AT&T CORP. (1)
2002/0095,484 Method and apparatus for efficiently configuring customer premesis equipment 27 2001
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HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. (3)
8,621,123 Device management using virtual interfaces 39 2011
8,539,123 Device management using a dedicated management interface 0 2011
8,868,803 Managing data communication between a peripheral device and a host 9 2013
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