Smart workstation method and system

  • US 9,921,726 B1
  • Filed: 06/03/2016
  • Issued: 03/20/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 06/03/2016
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method for anonymously associating a workstation user'"'"'s station control preferences with a workstation, the method comprising the steps of:

  • correlating anonymous user IDs with user preference sets in a database;

    obtaining input from a user at a workstation;

    comparing the user input to the anonymous user IDs to distinguish one distinguished user from other users without determining the identity of the user;

    accessing the user preference set associated with the distinguished user; and

    controlling workstation affordances per the accessed user preferences while the user is located within a present zone proximate the workstation.

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