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.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: KioWare




Remote Management and the Android Kiosk

Low-cost platform helps grow deployments while maintaining a streamlined approach to remote monitoring.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: PROVISIO




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?

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: KioWare


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What’s in store for 2017? Part 1: Kiosks build on a strong foundation

With positive momentum carrying over from 2016, a healthy stock market and continuously improving technology, most kiosk industry observers are optimistic about their industry's growth in 2017. Government regulations are cited by some as a concern, along with the importance of proper executions of some of the new technologies being introduced.

The price of self-service, part 2 - lowering the cost of kiosk software

Software is and always will be the largest cost of doing business in the self-service biosphere. If you have a suitable website, serving it as the solution is a good way to start. Custom application software is going to be the biggest upfront cost of anything you do, so why not push it off until you're sure what you're offering is a good solution?

In the wake of AVT Inc bankruptcy, the company’s pioneering retail technology finds new life

Since AVT Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection in May of 2015, the assets have been purchased and plans have been announced to enhance the the technology.

A year after the US deadline, EMV compliance lags: Part 2 — What's being done

While several payment gateways have done a good job of making it easier to integrate hardware with transaction processors, a handful of software vendors and kiosk manufacturers have also established a good track record for supporting EMV-compliant systems.

Blockchain technology can make voting systems more secure

Blockchain technology provides a new level of transparency and immutability to all types of transactions, including voting. Hardware wallets can provide additional security.

4 Predictions for touchscreen software in 2017

Touchscreens are everywhere, and the technology behind it is continuing to advance. From next-gen haptic touch technology to content delivery software, businesses are consistently developing more advanced tech for touchscreens. Let's take a look at the latest developments.

Top 5 kiosk stories for September

The leaves are beginning to fall, and the heat is abating. Kiosk Marketplace is keeping the heat turned up with fresh stories on subjects ranging from digital signage to restaurants.

Can the Internet of Things boost customer experience?

The IoT is building up a lot of hype, but it is still unclear how it will improve customer experience. Panelists at the CONNECT Mobile Innovation Summit last month discussed where IoT is going and which direction it should take.

City kiosk security failures have an easy solution

The New York City Wi-Fi kiosks were recently shut down due to users who decided to use the devices for porn viewing. Other public devices have also been the target of hackers. Luckily there is a solution to prevent these issues: kiosk software.

Does off-the-shelf kiosk software exist?

Custom kiosk software is well known, but what about an off-the-shelf application that can be easily integrated into your kiosk? Do off-the-shelf solutions even exist?

Contactless technology: cutting through the jargon

NFC, HCE, BLE: these are just a few of the confusing acronyms for new contactless technologies. It's time to set the record straight on exactly what these contactless terms represent, what the technologies do, and why there is confusion in the first place.

Custom kiosk apps build better ROI

The best customer experience is a customized experience. Thus, custom kiosk applications can help craft the ideal customer experience that delivers an impressive ROI.

Keeping an eye on your kiosk with remote software

Businesses are continuing to tap into the gold mine of kiosks. However, unmanned self-service devices can be difficult to maintain and protect. Remote management software can help solve this problem in five key ways.

The quest for kiosk software

Finding the right software is crucial for your kiosk or digital signage deployment. You need to consider user interface, component integration and security when selecting your software platform.

The role of kiosks and virtual currency in omnichannel services

Some believe that kiosks are outdated and that virtual currency is used only by criminals. However, it's important to look at the bigger picture and see how these devices fit into the omnichannel pie.

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KioWare is kiosk software that acts as a secure kiosk browser. Our software wraps around your application, displaying it full-screen and restricting user access from the OS, desktop and browser.



PROVISIO is a market-leading software development company providing turnkey secure kiosk, digital signage and remote management software solutions.


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