POS Industry News
NEC Expands To Mobile POS
Most people know NEC Corp. of America as a display company. However, with the needs and wants of customers in the channel changing rapidly, NEC is expanding its focus. Beginning in 2014 the company will be adding mobile point of sale (POS) solutions.
United Merchant Services, Inc, Secures Funding From The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
United Merchant Services, Inc. (“UMS”), a leader in payment processing and POS systems, announced today that it has secured funding from The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE: GS). Proceeds will be used to further enhance the Company’s technology platform, client services, and sales by expanding its geographical footprint worldwide.
VeriFone Names Paul Galant Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of VeriFone Systems, Inc. announced recently that it has appointed Paul Galant Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors, effective October 1, 2013.
Video Surveillance Industry Embracing As A Service Model
Much like the mobile phone industry, the video surveillance industry is turning towards a recurring monthly revenue model that includes the cost of hardware into a monthly service fee, according to a new report from IHS Inc., a leading global source of critical information and insight.
Axis Announces Five-Year Extended Warranty Option For Network Video Products
Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, strengthens its service portfolio by offering a five-year extended warranty option on network cameras, video encoders and video decoders. In combination with Axis’ high-quality and reliable IP video products, the extended warranty gives system integrators and end-customers greater peace of mind and protection of their investment in video surveillance.
Axis Adds Outdoor-Ready, Day/Night, 3-megapixel/HDTV 1080p Model To Its Popular And Affordable AXIS M30 Series Of Fixed Mini Domes
Axis Communications, the market leader in network video surveillance, today presents the vandal-resistant and outdoor-ready AXIS M3026-VE Fixed Dome Network Camera that provides up to 3-megapixel and HDTV 1080p resolution with a 106° horizontal angle of view.
AXIS Camera Companion 2.10 Launches With 360° Overview And De-Warped Recording, Simpler NAS Integration And Improved Mobile Viewing
Axis Communications, the world leader in network video surveillance, recently announced version 2.10 of the popular and award-winning AXIS Camera Companion software, an easy-to-use digital surveillance solution for installations of 16 cameras or less.
Merchant Warehouse Honored As A Stevie Award Winner In 2013 American Business Awards
Merchant Warehouse, a leading innovator of payment technologies and merchant account services, recently announced the company was honored with two Stevie Awards during the 11th Annual American Business Awards ceremony.
Star’s DK-AirCash Is Now Apple MFi Certified
Expanding the field for mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) solutions, Star Micronics is excited to introduce its DK-AirCash accessory for enabling secure cash payments in mPOS. Traditionally, cash drawers are controlled manually (key operated) or by a wired connection to a PC or printer.
Axis Announces New Video Encoders For Cost-Effective Migration To IP Video
Axis Communications, the world leader in network video, recently announcestwo cost-effectiveadditions to its line of video encoders that have been developed to meet the needs of small- to medium-sized surveillance installations. Offering full frame rate video, AXIS M7016 Video Encoder provides an attractive, cost-effective and easy entry to network video, while the flexible AXIS P7216 Video Encoder adds audio andI/O ports and is equipped with a small form-factor pluggable (SFP) slot for use withfiber optics.