05249800 is referenced by 381 patents and cites 19 patents.

In order to provide a progressive gaming system with greater speed, flexibility and reliability a communication unit is used to control the information transmitted between a group of gaming machines and a progressive controller. The communication unit collects coin-in information from each of the gaming machines and transmits this information to the progressive controller in response to periodic poll signal signals from the progressive controller.

Title
Progressive gaming control and communication system
Application Number
482147
Publication Number
5249800
Application Date
November 12, 1992
Publication Date
October 5, 1993
Inventor
Phillip E Pajak
Western Springs
IL, US
Douglas N Hilgendorf
Gurnee
IL, US
Agent
Jenner & Block
Assignee
Bally Gaming International
NV, US
IPC
A63B 71/00
A63F 9/22
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