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A retail information network includes one or more POS scanning and checkout systems, each including (i) a bar code symbol reading subsystem, and (ii) a cash register computer subsystem interfaced with the bar code symbol reading subsystem and a network infrastructure, and each having access to product and price data maintained in a product/price database. The bar code symbol reading subsystem includes a local predictive error event (PEE) data store for logging and storing predictive error events (PEEs) detected within the bar code symbol reading system, wherein said PEEs are subsequently sent to POS information servers used to create predictive error alerts (PEAs) and corresponding instructions to maintain and/or repair certain aspects of the bar code symbol reading system.

Title
Symbol reading system having predictive diagnostics
Application Number
13/973315
Publication Number
9022288 (B2)
Application Date
August 22, 2013
Publication Date
May 5, 2015
Inventor
David M Wilz Sr
Sewell
NJ, US
James Nahill
Turnersville
NJ, US
Agent
Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A
Assignee
Metrologic Instruments
NJ, US
IPC
G06K 7/10
G06K 7/00
G06K 7/14
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