PATENTS
 

IPS SMART TECHNOLOGY PATENTS

IPS is an industry leader, delivering patented innovations to the market. We invest in R&D to remain at the forefront of the industry, playing a key role in the Smart Cities movement. Since the start, IPS has revolutionized the way cities and their citizens view and interact with parking.

As of now, IPS holds over 100 patents that have changed the way that cities and communities view parking, making it easier and more efficient than ever before. IPS is best known for the patented credit card-enabled, solar-powered smart parking meter and SaaS web-based management system with advanced data analytics.

M3 Single Space Meters


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M5 Single Space Meters


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Pay Stations

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Advertising Units


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Laundry

Laundry Product Photography

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Sensors


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Smart Cities

SMART TECH & IoT

Smart Parking is a critical facet of Smart Cities

TRUE INTEGRATION

All services connected to one backend system

CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

Computing capacity, flexibility, and scalability

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

Paperless, solar power, upcycling, and more

DATA ANALYTICS

All you need to know from all your sources

4G LTE TECHNOLOGY

The fastest wireless connection on the market

Products & Solutions

SINGLE-SPACE METERS

Creators of the first smart Single-Space Parking Meter. Continual innovation ensures IPS meters are still unmatched...

MULTI-SPACE PAY STATIONS

Upgradeable, future-proof, and most flexible and comfortable user experience on the market...

ENFORCEMENT MANAGEMENT

Born in the cloud without issues that accompany old technologies, IPS provides flexible, scalable, and powerful enforcement solutions...

DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Measure user trends, drive demand-based pricing, and seamlessly integrate your entire parking network...

VEHICLE DETECTION SENSORS

Highly accurate, configurable to any parking environment and can be installed in minutes...

PAY STATION UPGRADE KITS

Save money, reduce waste, and maximize existing infrastructure by upgrading to the latest Smart Parking technology..

PERMIT MANAGEMENT

Full lifecycle permitting with custom customer-facing website to select, pay, and manage permits...

FULLY INTEGRATED SMART PARKING ECOSYSTEM

Apps and Services

PARK SMARTER™

Manage the parking experience on a smartphone

CONTACTLESS TECHNOLOGY

Convenient, secure, safe, and reliable

THIRD PARTY INTEGRATION

Streamline operations, improve efficiencies

IN-VEHICLE PAYMENT

Easiest way for drivers to pay for parking

MY PARKING RECEIPT™

Simplest way to manage parking expenses

PAYMENT PROCESSING

Saving IPS clients thousands of dollars per month

SMART COLLECTION

Access collection data anytime, anywhere

Resources

BROCHURES

Read about our Apps & Services, Infographics, Products & Solutions, and Quick Guides...

CASE STUDIES

Real cities, agencies, colleges and universities - real success stories...

VIDEOS

Got a minute? Short IPS videos will change the way you see parking...

FAQs

Quick answers to common questions...

Newsroom

NEWS

When IPS hits local and national news...

BLOG

The latest smart parking updates...

PRESS RELEASES

What’s new and coming soon for IPS Group...

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