|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||399/012; 705/027; 709/224; 347/050; 399/024|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 104 인용 특허 : 39|
An automatic supply ordering system for electronically ordering a consumable component or replaceable part in a marking machine. The system provides electronic identification of a condition of a replaceable component and automatically electronically sends an offer to purchase a replacement part upon identification of a threshold condition.
1. An apparatus comprising:at least one consumable component adapted to be replaceable in the apparatus;at least one sensor in communication with the consumable component;at least one processor and software logic system for identifying a condition in the at least one consumable component; andat least one wireless communications link associated with the at least one sensor and at least one processor and software logic system;wherein at least one of the at least one sensor and the at least one processor and software logic system are adapted to wirelessly c...