Blog posts tagged as “Parking” (12 results)

The Customer Experience that Led to a Better Parking Enforcement Solution

May 20, 2016     |    Author Chris Yigit

In my last blog post, I compared Cloud or Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS) to the increasing popularity of renting a hot water tank. In this post, I want to share the backstory on the specific challenges that one our clients was facing, and how this lead to a new parking enforcement service. … Read more

Tags:   Law Enforcement / Parking

What Your Hot Water Tank Can Teach You About Parking Solutions

May 16, 2016     |    Author Chris Yigit

In our everyday, terms such as Cloud or Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS) come up here and there. Usually, these terms go hand in hand with a few key benefits such as easy system growth, better system reliability and reduced infrastructure costs. But what does this mean to the parking professional? … Read more

Tags:   Event / IPI / Law Enforcement / Parking

The Greener Side of Parking

April 22, 2016

It’s Earth Day, and we all want to do well for our planet. So today, we are sharing a clever way that our customers have been staying true to their green missions - using AutoVu™, our automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) system for off-street parking. … Read more

Tags:   Industry / Parking / University / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu

Improving City Security with ALPR

October 5, 2015

Why ALPR parking data is an untapped gold mine for law enforcement … Read more

Tags:   Law Enforcement / Parking / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu

Where’s The Parking Industry Headed?

July 10, 2015

To the every-day car commuter, parking is routine. To the cities, universities and parking operators, it’s an ever-evolving service business that requires constant re-evaluation, planning and strategy. … Read more

Tags:   IPI / Parking

Improving Permit Management on University and College Campuses

April 20, 2015

Gone are the days when college and university campuses functioned as closed communities onto themselves. These days, many are spread over large areas of land and serve tens of thousands of students each year, most of whom live off campus. … Read more

Tags:   Education / Parking / License Plate Recognition

New AutoVu Videos

March 4, 2015

While most people are familiar with automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), not everyone has seen it in action. AutoVu, the ALPR system of Security Center, automates license plate reading and identification, making it easier for law enforcement, municipal, and commercial organizations to locate vehicles of interest, and enforce parking. … Read more

Tags:   Parking / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu / SharpX

Doing More with an ALPR Investment - Q&A with Kimley-Horn

August 13, 2014

In this short Q&A, Brett Wood, ‎ Parking & Transportation Consultant at Kimley-Horn, a Genetec partner and independent consultant, talks about the company's experience using ALPR to offer more accurate and cost-effective data collection and help their customers optimize parking facilities and operations. For more in-depth information on the application, read their results from this interesting field study in this white paper: "License Plate Recognition Data Collection". … Read more

Tags:   Parking / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu / Technology Partners

AutoVu Case Study Infographic

July 10, 2014

A few weeks ago, we took part in the Parking Poster Session that was open to exhibitors of the IPI Conference and Expo. The poster session consisted of large horizontal posters (93.5"wide x 47.5"high) depicting either products or projects and were displayed in the pre-function area of the convention center. … Read more

Tags:   IPI / Education / Parking / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu

Driving Parking Enforcement Efficiency

June 17, 2014

Parking enforcement vehicles are driven an average of 40 hours per week. Factor in the extra starts and stops inherent to parking enforcement and your fuel efficiency will be far from optimal. Because of this high usage, the specific vehicle chosen for the task can have a relatively large impact on the fleet operator’s fuel and maintenance costs. And with municipalities and institutions’ growing concerns for the environment, emissions are also becoming a growing factor. … Read more

Tags:   Parking / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu