To deploy Pay-by-Plate Sync, you must install the Pay-by-Plate Sync plugin, create Security Center permits, and configure Pay-by-Plate Sync in Security Center and Genetec Patroller™.
Before you begin
- Read the Pay-by-Plate Sync Release Notes.
- Pay-by-Plate Sync 5.1 is only compatible with Security Center 5.8 GA and later. You must upgrade Security Center before installing Pay-by-Plate Sync 5.1 or upgrading to version 5.1.
- If you have an earlier version of Pay-by-Plate Sync installed then follow the procedure for Upgrading Pay-by-Plate Sync from a previous version instead.
Complete the pre-installation
This lists the things to do before installing the Pay-by-Plate Sync plugin, such as installing Security Center and Genetec Patroller™.
- Install the Pay-by-Plate Sync plugin on Security Center computers.
Complete the pre-configuration
This includes configuring Security Center and Genetec Patroller™ for a mobile deployment, and ensuring you have the required IP addresses, port numbers, usernames, and passwords.
This guides you through creating permit entities that will store the parking providers’ permit zone data.
Create the plugin in Security
After the Pay-by-Plate Sync plugin is installed, you need to create the plugin role entity in Security Center.
Sync in Security
This includes associating the parking provider’s permit zones to the Security Center permit entities you created.
transfer in Genetec
This determines how often Genetec Patroller™ downloads permit data updates from Security Center.
Sync in Genetec
This includes entering the IP address and port number required to communicate with Security Center and the parking provider.
Sync for your specific
A reference section is provided with specific configuration settings for each parking vendor.
(Optional) Customize Pay-by-Plate
Learn about the various Pay-by-Plate Sync plugin settings, and how you can use them to customize Pay-by-Plate Sync for your specific deployment scenario.