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Expediting the ski rental process: Self-service kiosks effectively streamline equipment rentals

Expediting the ski rental process: Self-service kiosks effectively streamline equipment rentals

By setting up a Windows® computer to collect customer information, ski and snowboard equipment rental shops are able to streamline their process using the Rezo Systems application and KioWare® for Windows kiosk system software.

What is Mobile Device Management?

What is Mobile Device Management?

Mobile device management, or MDM, is an IT industry term for a particular type of software solution. Its device management tools allow for the administrators of a computer network to collectively manage the resources which are made available to any connected mobile devices.

Waiting in Line | Real and Perceived Wait Time

Waiting in Line | Real and Perceived Wait Time

Actual and perceived wait time can be positively impacted with the implementation of kiosks, effectively improving customer satisfaction, decreasing wait time, and increasing the number of transactions.

How Do Customers Queue?

How Do Customers Queue?

Actual and perceived wait time can be positively impacted with the implementation of kiosks, effectively improving customer satisfaction, decreasing wait time, and increasing the number of transactions.

Custom Development for Kiosk Applications - Questionnaire

Custom Development for Kiosk Applications - Questionnaire

How do you go about obtaining a quote that will provide you with the most accurate estimate for custom development? Fill out this form for a working document when seeking a quote for custom kiosk application development.

Lockdown Software for Jail Visitation Scheduling

Lockdown Software for Jail Visitation Scheduling

The Meherrin River Regional Jail allows guests to schedule visits with inmates via the Renovo Scheduling App locked down with KioWare Kiosk System Software for Windows.

Hospitality Kiosks Provide Visitors with Helpful Information

Hospitality Kiosks Provide Visitors with Helpful Information

The Hospitality Hotspot program is a virtual concierge touchscreen terminal deployed at the Grand Pacific Palisades Resort and the Carlsbad Seapointe Resort in lobbies and public areas.

Limitations of Kiosk Mode

Limitations of Kiosk Mode

Windows 8 introduces a new feature that has effectively been dubbed "Kiosk Mode" due to its ability to lock down Windows to a single application that the user can run. This kiosk mode option can be useful for a surface level of security, but does not provide the level of security necessary for self-service or public access computers.

Kioware Case Study: Water World Self-Service Locker Kiosks Decrease Wait Times

Kioware Case Study: Water World Self-Service Locker Kiosks Decrease Wait Times

Improving the guest experience while simultaneously increasing revenue and decreasing wait time is an all-around win for Hyland Hills Water World and RFID enabled self-service kiosks. Read more about how kiosk technology can help build a brand, improve guest flow, and increase revenue in a well-known Colorado amusement park.

Kioware Case Study: Newport News Public Library System Transitions to Secure Public Access Kiosks

Kioware Case Study: Newport News Public Library System Transitions to Secure Public Access Kiosks

Public libraries have dealt with the issue of public access computing for many years. The requirement for safe computing usage while simultaneously providing access to information poses a technical challenge. Learn how Kioware configured exclusive access kiosks for The Newport News Public Library System.

Software Security: The Importance of Locking Down Your Self-Service Kiosk

Software Security: The Importance of Locking Down Your Self-Service Kiosk

Keeping a self-service kiosk safe goes beyond the enclosure. Learn measures that can protect kiosk software.

KioWare Mobile Devices and Self-Service

KioWare Mobile Devices and Self-Service

The self-service industry has another new technology to absorb: mobile devices. These devices, such as the iPad, have become more functional and are available in a broader range of products. As companies seek new technology opportunities, usage has expanded from the originally intended user (consumers) to self-service.

The Benefits to Using Kiosk Software

The Benefits to Using Kiosk Software

Kiosk software secures your kiosk browser, displaying your application full screen and restricting user access from the OS, desktop and browser. These are key features of kiosk software, but what are the benefits?

Why using your browser in kiosk mode isn't enough.

Why using your browser in kiosk mode isn't enough.

Most major browsers offer a free and easy to use kiosk mode version which displays the application full screen. However, there can be unexpected costs such as kiosk downtime, loss of data, a change in kiosk settings and a loss in ROI.

Web Applications on Kiosks

Web Applications on Kiosks

In the last several years, more and more applications are being written, or rewritten, as web applications. The question is whether web applications make good kiosk applications?

Kiosk System Software - Necessary Security For Your Kiosk Project

Kiosk System Software - Necessary Security For Your Kiosk Project

You prepare your kiosk for harsh conditions, vandals, and intentional mischief, but have you thought about needed security for unintentional mishaps?

Remote kiosk monitoring offers control, security

Remote kiosk monitoring offers control, security

In 2005, Tampa International Airport decided it needed to make a few changes. The airport terminal, one of the busiest in the country, caters to tourists and business travelers year-round. Providing information to Florida visitors about goings-on in and around the Tampa Bay area was something the airport deemed important.

Human Resource Applications on Kiosks

Human Resource Applications on Kiosks

Many industrial and healthcare organizations have staff with no permanent work location and no access to the intranet. This leaves them to perform Human Resource functions with paper in long hand. The solution is to provide a computer kiosk in a convenient location, such as a cafeteria, that enables access to the HR applications on the intranet.

IKEA makes website available in-store

IKEA makes website available in-store

Imagine having the product knowledge of every retail store employee at your fingertips. Imagine no longer, this has now become reality as many retailers turn to product information kiosks to supplement busy sales associate staff.

Kiosks enroll on more campuses

Kiosks enroll on more campuses

In an effort to help students get information quickly and easily, many college campuses are expanding their use of kiosks. From wayfinding to paying for tuition, students are finding self-service kiosks more prevalent.

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