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1. (EP3046062) PAYMENT PROCESSING SYSTEM FOR USE IN A RETAIL ENVIRONMENT HAVING SEGMENTED ARCHITECTURE

Office : European Patent Office
Application Number: 16157076 Application Date: 19.01.2010
Publication Number: 3046062 Publication Date: 20.07.2016
Publication Kind : A1
Designated States: AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LI, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR
IPC:
G06Q 20/10
G06Q 20/18
G06Q 20/20
G06Q 20/38
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
Q
DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
20
Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
08
Payment architectures
10
specially adapted for electronic funds transfer [EFT] systems; specially adapted for home banking systems
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
Q
DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
20
Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
08
Payment architectures
18
involving self-service terminals [SSTs], vending machines, kiosks or multimedia terminals
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
Q
DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
20
Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
08
Payment architectures
20
Point-of-sale [POS] network systems
G PHYSICS
06
COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
Q
DATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
20
Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
38
Payment protocols; Details thereof
CPC:
G06Q 20/204
G06Q 20/10
G06Q 20/18
G06Q 20/20
G06Q 20/202
G06Q 20/206
G06Q 20/34
G06Q 20/382
G06Q 20/40
G06Q 30/06
G06Q 2220/00
G07F 15/001
G07G 1/12
G07G 1/14
Applicants: GILBARCO INC
Inventors: SYMONDS MICHAEL
KLINC RONALD
PEARCE ANDREW
BERRIO GASTON
Priority Data: 10732229 19.01.2010 EP
14557809 18.01.2009 US
Title: (DE) ZAHLUNGSVERARBEITUNGSSYSTEM FÜR EINE EINZELHANDELSUMGEBUNG MIT SEGMENTIERTER ARCHITEKTUR
(EN) PAYMENT PROCESSING SYSTEM FOR USE IN A RETAIL ENVIRONMENT HAVING SEGMENTED ARCHITECTURE
(FR) SYSTÈME DE TRAITEMENT DE PAIEMENT DESTINÉ À ÊTRE UTILISÉ DANS UN ENVIRONNEMENT DE VENTE AU DÉTAIL POSSÉDANT UNE ARCHITECTURE SEGMENTÉE
Abstract: front page image
(EN) A retail fueling environment (300) having a secure LAN portion including a plurality of fuel dispensers (102), each fuel dispenser (102) generating non-sensitive transaction data and having a customer interface with a dispenser card reader (105) and a PIN pad (110) to receive sensitive payment information from a customer, characterized in that the retail fueling environment (300) includes: (a) a store LAN portion of the retail fueling environment (300) comprising a server workstation (106) having a cashier work station (124) that provides means for effecting a transaction for one or more items offered for sale by the retail fueling environment (300), the store LAN portion of the retail fueling environment (300) does not handle sensitive payment information and is segmented from the secure LAN portion that handles the sensitive payment information; and, (b) at least one customer card reader (116) for receiving the sensitive payment information from the customer, the customer card reader (116) being a part of the secure LAN portion of the retail fueling environment (300) and associated with the server workstation (106); (c) an enhanced dispenser hub (302) that is part of the secure LAN portion of the retail fueling environment (300), the enhanced dispenser hub device (302): (i) receives the sensitive payment information from the dispenser card reader (105) or from the at least one customer card reader (116); (ii) receives the non-sensitive transaction data from the fuel dispensers (102); (iii) comprises a network payment module (128) and transmits the sensitive payment information and non-sensitive transaction data such that the: - sensitive payment information is not transmitted to the store LAN portion of the retail fueling environment and is transmitted to a financial institution for validation of the transaction using the network payment module (128); and, - non-sensitive transaction data is transmitted to the server workstation (106); and, (iv) comprises a forecourt module (126) that controls the operation of the fuel dispensers (102).
Also published as:
EP2387775CA2749876IN5451/CHENP/2011WO/2010/083529