RDS News Central

Am I required to be PCI Compliant? Part 2

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 19:15:01 +0000

By law? No. By your credit card processor? Yes. In a nutshell, PCI DSS is a baseline information security program. The PCI DSS outlines security best practices like utilizing a security firewall and using password best practices. Merchants are required … Continue reading

Retail Data Systems Payment Services Receives Highest Honor from WorldPay

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 18:14:04 +0000

Alpharetta, GA:  Retail Data Systems Payment Services Division was awarded the highest honor at WorldPay’s Annual Awards Dinner last month in Alpharetta, GA. RDS General Manager Tom Wilyard accepted the honor for 1st Place MSP Volume, awarded to the #1 … Continue reading

Am I required to be PCI Compliant?

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 14:26:04 +0000

Think of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) as an umbrella that covers any entity that stores, processes, or transmits cardholder data; and even extends to service providers with the ability to affect the security of the … Continue reading

THE VIEW FROM ABOVE: QIR Customer Experience Highlights

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 20:02:03 +0000

To maintain their certification, QIR companies are held accountable for the impact they have on the security of the cardholder data environment as they work to uphold the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (“PCI SSC”) Code of Professional Responsibility. … Continue reading

QIR and The Small Merchant

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:45:37 +0000

Did you know that 60% of small businesses go under within 6 months of a cyber attack*? According to industry research**, restaurants and retail small business merchants make up the biggest portion of total known breaches, and only about 20% are compliant with the … Continue reading

Crazy Bowls & Wraps Selects PAR’s Cloud-Based Brink POS® Software

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 19:18:36 +0000

Solution also includes Brink Online/Mobile Ordering and PAR EverServ® Terminals New Hartford, NY- July 27, 2017 – ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a leading global provider of point of sale (POS) and workforce efficiency solutions to the restaurant and retail industries, announced Crazy Bowls & … Continue reading

Software 4 Retail Solutions Releases S4Vision For Unified Customers

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 19:22:10 +0000

Software 4 Retail Solutions has released S4Vision for Unified Grocers customers participating in Unified’s “Scan Advantage” store data and analytics program. S4Vision is a self-service business intelligence platform that accumulates and analyzes real-time point-of-sale (POS) transaction data, giving store owners … Continue reading

PAR Technology and RDS Press Release

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 19:26:58 +0000

PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) FOR RELEASE:  March 9, 2016 Giardino Gourmet Salads Selects Cloud-Based PAR Brink POS® Software to Help Maximize Profits, Loyalty and Operational Efficiency New Hartford, NY – March 9, 2016 — ParTech Inc. (PAR), a leading global provider … Continue reading

Microsoft Windows Operating System XP Embedded Approaching End of Life

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 14:59:13 +0000

An Issue You Will Need to Deal With Sooner Than Later – Microsoft Windows XP Embedded‘s End of Life is in January. XP Embedded, the workhorse of the modern Point of Sale age is going away.  After a more than … Continue reading

The Busiest Airport in the World – Catches Restaurant Thieves with Our Help!

Wed, 02 Dec 2015 18:12:50 +0000

RDS Southeast has about 20 restaurant customers in the world’s busiest airport, Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Recently, we invited one of our restaurant group customers to install Restaurant Guard by NCR Hosted Solutions. With Restaurant Guard installed for only … Continue reading