05239480 is referenced by 266 patents and cites 6 patents.

The system includes a plurality of self-service terminals each of which includes a central processor and which services a plurality of locations at which sporting, dramatic, musical, etc. events are to be held. The central processor of each terminal is in communication with a central processor in each location, and the central processor of each location includes information concerning all available seats for all events at that location at all times. Accordingly, each terminal has access to the best available seats at any time that the terminal is being used.

Title
Automatic ticket dispensing system
Application Number
7/654730
Publication Number
5239480
Application Date
February 12, 1991
Publication Date
August 24, 1993
Inventor
Douglas Huegel
Mount Royal
CA
Agent
Fishman Dionne & Cantor
Assignee
AIS Infonetics
CA
IPC
G06F 15/26
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