Insight Enterprises has patented a method for dynamically configuring IoT devices based on specific deployment configuration templates. The processor captures templates for different applications and device types, configures the IoT device, and deploys software tailored to the device’s use case. GlobalData’s report on Insight Enterprises gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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Dynamic configuration of iot devices based on deployment templates

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: Insight Enterprises Inc

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11924037B2) outlines a method for configuring an Internet of Things (IoT) system. The method involves determining the specific application a particular IoT device will be used for, capturing deployment configuration templates based on the application and device type, configuring the IoT device according to the captured templates, and deploying software for interfacing with the device and performing operations specific to the application. The deployment configuration templates define unique configurations and software module identifiers for different use cases of the IoT device, ensuring tailored setup and functionality based on the intended application.

Furthermore, the patent includes details on how the processor communicates with the IoT device, requests data streams, transmits operating parameters, and deploys software modules for interfacing with the configured device. The system described in the patent comprises an IoT device, a processor in communication with the device via the internet, and computer-readable memory containing instructions for determining applications, capturing deployment templates, configuring the device, and deploying necessary software. The patent emphasizes the customization and adaptability of IoT device configurations based on specific applications, ensuring efficient and optimized functionality tailored to diverse use cases across different device types.

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