Patent Number: 6,311,291

Title: Remote modem control and diagnostic system and method

Abstract: A remote modem control and testing system includes a remote diagnostic unit (RDU) and a control computer linked by telephone lines and control modems. The RDU also includes a test software modem and a reference modem. An operator of the control computer uses remote control software installed on both the control computer and the RDU to operate the RDU, modify or install software on the RDU, test the test modem, and compare performances of the test modem and the reference modem.

Inventors: Barrett, Sr.; Ronald Laurence (Alameda, CA)

Assignee: PC-Tel, Inc.

International Classification: H04M 11/06 (20060101); H04L 12/26 (20060101); G06F 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018