US 11,657,698 B2
Providing internet access through a property monitoring system
Jean-Paul Martin, Oakton, VA (US)
Assigned to Alarm.com Incorporated, Tysons, VA (US)
Filed by Alarm.com Incorporated, Tysons, VA (US)
Filed on Jun. 21, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/353,520.
Application 17/353,520 is a continuation of application No. 17/027,578, filed on Sep. 21, 2020, granted, now 11,043,107.
Application 17/027,578 is a continuation of application No. 16/412,598, filed on May 15, 2019, granted, now 10,783,768, issued on Sep. 22, 2020.
Application 16/412,598 is a continuation of application No. 15/887,533, filed on Feb. 2, 2018, granted, now 10,339,788, issued on Jul. 2, 2019.
Application 15/887,533 is a continuation of application No. 15/069,833, filed on Mar. 14, 2016, granted, now 9,886,839, issued on Feb. 6, 2018.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/132,452, filed on Mar. 12, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2021/0375120 A1, Dec. 2, 2021
Int. Cl. G08B 25/00 (2006.01); G08B 25/08 (2006.01); H04W 84/12 (2009.01)
CPC G08B 25/004 (2013.01) [G08B 25/08 (2013.01); H04W 84/12 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method comprising:
establishing, by a control panel of a monitoring system located in a property, a connection to a monitoring system server using a cellular network;
obtaining, by the control panel, (i) a first communication associated with the monitoring system, and (ii) attributes of the first communication;
identifying, by the control panel and based on the attributes of the first communication, a communication type of the first communication;
obtaining, by the control panel, a second communication associated with a device located at the property and for a public server;
determining, by the control panel, that the second communication is associated with the device located at the property and for the public server;
disabling, based on the communication type of the first communication and that the second communication is associated with the device located at the property and for the public server, transmission of the second communication over the cellular network; and
providing, by the control panel, the first communication to the monitoring system server over the cellular network.