Demystifying the Cloudiness in Cloud-Based POS Systems.

By Rahul Bakshi on Apr 3, 2019 9:25:00 AM

A recent article from Reforming Retail discussed the reasoning behind a recent acquisition of Cloud POS provider.  The reasoning was to make the provider more competitive and address market needs.  As I read through the article, I was reminded that the ambiguity surrounding the Cloud moniker has now reached the Point of Sale industry.

There are many Venture Capital-backed upstarts and “Next Gen” POS solution providers claiming to be cloud based. It is becoming the buzz in the industry.  Just like Cloud Computing became an overused reference and everyone jumped on that bandwagon, the idea of having a Cloud POS system is becoming one, too.  What we are forgetting, and should be talking about, is the customer experience, not just the platform or method of delivery.  Let’s break it down a bit further….

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Boardwalk Ups Its Game with Flexible POS

By Rahul Bakshi on Feb 6, 2019 2:47:00 PM

Much-needed upgrades to accommodate evolving PCI requirements, a desire for greater stability and an ongoing requirement to support a multi-site configuration — something that had been dropped by their previous vendor — prompted the team at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (www.beachboardwalk.com) to seek out a more robust solution.
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