US 10,462,884 B2
Light fixture as an access point in a communication network
Adikaramge Asiri Jayawardena, Manlius, NY (US); and Joseph Michael Manahan, Manlius, NY (US)
Assigned to Eaton Intelligent Power Limited, Dublin (IE)
Filed by Eaton Intelligent Power Limited, Dublin (IE)
Filed on Jan. 25, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/258,075.
Application 16/258,075 is a continuation of application No. 15/933,765, filed on Mar. 23, 2018, granted, now 10,194,513.
Application 15/933,765 is a continuation of application No. 14/854,788, filed on Sep. 15, 2015, granted, now 9,930,758, issued on Mar. 27, 2018.
Prior Publication US 2019/0159322 A1, May 23, 2019
Int. Cl. H05B 33/08 (2006.01); H05B 37/02 (2006.01); H04W 88/08 (2009.01)
CPC H05B 37/0272 (2013.01) [H04W 88/08 (2013.01); H05B 33/0884 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A light fixture for communicating with a network manager and at least one sensor, the light fixture comprising:
light fixture components; and
a controller for operating the light fixture components and communicating with the network manager, the controller being configured to
receive an instruction from the network manager,
establish control of at least one sensor based on the received instruction from the network manager, and
receive sensor data from the at least one sensor.