System and method for direct transfer of electronic parking meter data

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8631921
APP PUB NO 20120285793A1
SERIAL NO

13551181

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A single space electronic parking meter mechanism for inserting into an outer parking meter housing is provided. The mechanism includes an inner housing, a payment receiving structure supported by the inner housing and an electronic display screen supported by the inner housing. The mechanism also includes a wireless communication subsystem supported by the inner housing configured to wirelessly communicate with a parking management system and an electronic meter control system controlling the electronic display and the wireless communications subsystem. The mechanism includes a memory device receiving port externally accessible through the inner housing and a read-write removable memory device physically accessible from outside of the inner housing and configured to be coupled to the memory device receiving port. The removable memory device including operation mode information that is read by the electronic meter control system to select an operation mode of the meter mechanism.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
DUNCAN PARKING TECHNOLOGIES, INC.HARRISON, AR30

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Anastacio, Matthew H San Diego, US 3 43
Jones, Gavin Pymble, AU 22 473
Jones, Steven A San Marcos, US 26 187

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