Local area network of serial intelligent cells

  • US 7,095,756 B2
  • Filed: 11/12/2004
  • Issued: 08/22/2006
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/28/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A device for coupling a computer plug-in card to wiring carrying a bidirectional serial digital data signal, the device comprising:

  • a wiring connector for connecting to the wiring;

    a modem coupled to said wiring connector for conducting the bidirectional serial digital data signal over the wiring;

    a plug-in bus slot coupled to said modem and operative for mechanically and electrically interfacing a computer bus plug-in card, for coupling the plug-in card to the bidirectional serial digital data signal; and

    a single enclosure housing said wiring connector, said modem and said bus slot.

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