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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Roly Poly Sandwiches franchisee pioneers self-order kiosks

Matt Macke was intrigued when a customer suggest he offer self-order kiosks. As a result, he has played a role in helping a kiosk manufacturer develop one for small restaurants.

Biometric technology Part 3: Consumer acceptance grows as kiosk industry weighs its options

The kiosk industry recognizes the benefits biometric technology provides, but manufacturers are looking for improvements in reliability, integration with existing software, cost and user acceptance.

Biometric identity verification unleashes new roles for kiosks (Part 1)

The rapid expansion of biometric technology will create new opportunities for self-serve kiosks to play a bigger role in verticals where identification verification is critical.

The Importance of Secure Kiosk Software

When devices need to operate independently in an unattended environment, there are concerns that must be addressed. What is done to secure the physical kiosk from tampering? This is especially important when it comes to transactional kiosks that handle payment.


Kiosk connects seniors and staff to critical information at Utica, New York center

Touchscreen kiosks are improving interactivity for care givers and people who need access to information to better manage their lives.

The Key to Scaling a Self-Service Kiosk Fleet

It’s true, the bigger they are, the harder the fall. Kiosk and vending owners and operators know it can be costly and painful when scaling a fleet from hundreds to thousands of machines.

Inside the Box: Shut the Front Door

Locker kiosks also called smart lockers are enabling click-and-collect retailers to make inventory more accessible and easier to track.

How vulnerable are kiosks to hacking? Part 2 – What operators can do

As hacking becomes a bigger threat to computers, kiosk operators must stay current with operating systems and invest in kiosk software. Kiosk experts offer security tips.

How vulnerable are kiosks to hacking? Part 1

As technology advances, computers become more susceptible to hacking and unintended use scenarios. Kiosks are also vulnerable to these attacks.

The Beautiful and the Beastly Side of The Internet of Things

"One of the things that strikes me with many of the applications that we see ramping up around the Internet of Things, is the intense focus on the “sexy” part of the solution, and not so much on the beastly...

The Three Things You Can do to Embrace the Internet of Things

THE NUMBERS ARE STAGGERING, AND IT’S ALL MELDING TOGETHER. By 2020 there will be 44 Trillion gigabytes of data, that’s equal to the number of stars in the universe. Picture 1 trillion sensors contributing to the rise of data in...

IoT is Real, and The Economics Are Pretty Compelling

It wasn’t that long ago when the first smartphone came out, and we saw the pace of connected devices and associated mobile applications accelerate beyond what anyone could have imagined. Shortly after that, something incredible happened, we reached the point where there were more connected devices than people on the planet.

2017 IoT Predictions: Get ready, 2017 is going to pave the way for IoT adoption

Make room for IoT. It’s a necessary step to moving any business forward. What can the world expect from IoT technology in the upcoming year?

Basics of IoT 3-Part Series: Part 1 Data Analytics

Today, it seems like we’re reading about more advanced and intelligent kiosk implementations across every industry. Managing data flowing to and from these devices back to the enterprise can be complicated, but very powerful when harnessed and channeled through an IoT platform.

Inside the Box: Monitoring heartbeats

When a machine sends a heartbeat, it’s sending a message saying, “Hey I’m online, I’m alive.” Measuring heartbeats can not only tell an operator whether a machine is online or offline, but it can also share if it’s in distress. With software at the endpoint, at regular intervals, usually measured in seconds, a heartbeat signal is sent.

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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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