Patents Assigned to Aiphone Co., Ltd.
  • Patent number: 10469669
    Abstract: An intercommunication system in an apartment complex comprises residential buildings, each including room parent devices installed in respective rooms; a collective entrance device having a call unit enabling a call manipulation for calling a visit destination room parent device; a storage unit stored with a call table having room numbers correlated with pieces of room parent device IDs for identification of the room parent devices, respectively; a processing unit performing processing of converting a signal input to the call unit into the room parent device ID of a call target room parent device based on the call table; and a transmission unit transmitting the room parent device ID to the room parent devices in the building of the terminal device; and a building control unit connecting the collective entrance device to the room parent devices of the rooms of the building of the building control unit, by an intercom line.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seiya Yamakawa, Syu Kumagai, Akira Kai
  • Publication number: 20190289133
    Abstract: In an intercom system which is to be used in an apartment complex configured by a plurality of residential buildings and a centralized building (5) that can communicate with the residential buildings, each of the residential buildings includes: residential room master devices (30) which are disposed in residential rooms, respectively; a plurality of collective entrance devices (10A to 10D) which can communicate with the residential room master devices (30); and a building controller which communicably connects the residential room master devices (30) of the residential rooms in the own building, with the collective entrance devices (10A to 10D).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 28, 2016
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Akira KAI, Hayato TAKEYA
  • Patent number: 10334115
    Abstract: A multiple dwelling house interphone system includes a centralized collective entrance machine for a visitor to call a dweller of any building, a dwelling unit master device provided to each dwelling unit for a dweller to respond to a call, and a centralized controller which controls communication between the centralized collective entrance machine and each dwelling unit master device. Each dwelling unit master device has an ID storage section storing its own ID. When the ID of the dwelling unit master device is inputted for calling the dweller, a centralized collective entrance machine control section of the centralized collective entrance machine first transmits an ID confirmation request signal to all the dwelling unit master devices and waits for a reply from the corresponding dwelling unit master device, and next, transmits a call signal to the dwelling unit master device that has returned a reply signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuuta Shimomura, Akira Kai
  • Patent number: 10334114
    Abstract: An intercom system according to the invention is configured to be communicable with dwelling unit devices installed in individual dwelling units, and includes: an input section (11) which can input, in order for a visitor to call a resident, dwelling-unit specifying information that specifies the dwelling unit device of the resident on a character-by-character basis and can call the specified dwelling unit device; a name display section (13) which displays a name that is allocated to at least one of the individual dwelling unit devices; and a dedicated call section (14) which is provided correlated with the name display section (13) and can call the dwelling unit device to which the name is allocated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seiya Yamakawa, Kenji Yasukawa
  • Patent number: 10298771
    Abstract: Each of a plurality of dwelling buildings includes a dwelling parent device, a management office parent device, and a building control unit communicatively connected to each dwelling parent device in the host building and the management office parent device in the host building via an intercom line. The building control units are interconnected via a network that is connected with a management center that includes a centralized management office parent device and a centralized control unit connected to the centralized management office parent device via the intercom line. The building control unit in each dwelling building can set a calling time zone in which it is possible to call the centralized management office parent device or the management office parent device of other building, in addition to the management office parent device in the host building.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seiya Yamakawa, Akira Kai, Yuuta Shimomura
  • Patent number: 10298772
    Abstract: An intercom system according to the invention is configured to be communicable with dwelling unit devices installed in individual dwelling units, and includes: an input section (11) which can input, in order for a visitor to call a resident, dwelling-unit specifying information that specifies the dwelling unit device of the resident on a character-by-character basis and can call the specified dwelling unit device; a name display section (13) which displays a name that is allocated to at least one of the individual dwelling unit devices; and a dedicated call section (14) which is provided correlated with the name display section (13) and can call the dwelling unit device to which the name is allocated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Seiya Yamakawa, Kenji Yasukawa
  • Publication number: 20180295243
    Abstract: A multiple dwelling house interphone system includes a centralized collective entrance machine for a visitor to call a dweller of any building, a dwelling unit master device provided to each dwelling unit for a dweller to respond to a call, and a centralized controller which controls communication between the centralized collective entrance machine and each dwelling unit master device. Each dwelling unit master device has an ID storage section storing its own ID. When the ID of the dwelling unit master device is inputted for calling the dweller, a centralized collective entrance machine control section of the centralized collective entrance machine first transmits an ID confirmation request signal to all the dwelling unit master devices and waits for a reply from the corresponding dwelling unit master device, and next, transmits a call signal to the dwelling unit master device that has returned a reply signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Applicant: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuuta SHIMOMURA, Akira KAI
  • Patent number: 10084924
    Abstract: An intercom system for an apartment house according to the invention includes room units (10A, 10B) which are installed in respective rooms of the apartment house, and a control unit (20) which is connected to the room units (10A, 10B) of the respective rooms via an intercom line (L1) so as to be capable of communicating therewith, and is capable of communicating with an external server (S) via an external communication network. The control unit (2) acquires, based on a request signal transmitted from the room unit (10) via the intercom line (L1), predetermined information corresponding to the request signal from the external server (S) via the external communication network, and transmits the acquired predetermined information via the intercom line (L1) to the room unit (10) which transmitted the request signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2018
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Norio Maruyama
  • Patent number: D765051
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2016
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D766204
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D771007
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D771008
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D773428
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D820804
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Mitsuru Nagatsuka
  • Patent number: D820805
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Mitsuru Nagatsuka
  • Patent number: D842262
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D842263
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D844582
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D864146
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: AIPHONE CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Kotaro Takahata
  • Patent number: D869424
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: Aiphone Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Kotaro Takahata, Mitsuru Nagatsuka