Paladin Tech Buzz

Paladin Tech Buzz paladin data corp pos systemAt Paladin, we are always exploring new methods to advance the ways our customers interact with and leverage our software solutions. We are excited to introduce “Excellence in Coaching,” a new series of free bi-weekly webinars! Initial topics include: distinctive features, custom reporting, loyalty programs, procedure recommendations, detailed instruction on new features, Mobile2 apps and more. Beginning June 30th, “The Top 10 Most Overlooked Features in Paladin POS” will kick things off. This presentation was well received at the recent Paladin User’s Group. To discover how you can participate in this and other Excellence in Coaching Webinars, click here. Continue reading

Best Practices: A Knowledge Base

Best Practices: A Knowledge BaseKnowledge is power: The power to inform. The power to learn. The power to connect.

A knowledge base is a collection of articles used to educate employees and as an avenue of public relations. How do you create excellent knowledge base articles for your company? Continue reading

Where Technology Needs to Go Next

Where Technology Needs to Go Next paladin data corp pos systemYou open your email to discover the interface has  been completely redesigned and now you can’t find that one button you need most. The trendy app you just downloaded seems so complicated to navigate. And you’re not sure you want to update your mobile device and risk having to learn to operate it all over again.

Each and every one of us have likely experienced this frustration. As technology increasingly penetrates every aspect of our lives, we use it for everything: banking, shopping, planning the day, staying healthy, entertainment, navigating and staying in touch.  We have become so accustomed to having it, we couldn’t live without the conveniences and options it offers… Yet something still seems to be missing.  Why isn’t technology collectively easier to use? Continue reading

Do I Need EMV?

Do I Need EMV? paladin data corp pos systemEMV is like any other credit or debit transaction, except that users provide their account information on a card that is embedded with a microprocessor – or smart chip – that interacts with the point of sale device. This helps confirm that the card is valid and, in some cases (when Chip & PIN are used), that it belongs to the person using it.

First introduced in 1993, 1.5 billion EMV cards have been issued, with over 21 million EMV acceptance point of sale (POS) terminals in use worldwide1. Although EMV cards and terminals are not yet common in the U.S., there is growing interest to use EMV to help increase fraud-protection in the U.S., especially when fraud liability shifts from the card issuers to merchants in October 2015. Continue reading

SPECIAL: $591 Off RF Terminal

SPECIAL: $591 Off RF TerminalPaladin is pleased to announce the introduction of a new model of our popular RF Handheld Terminal System at a special price through February.

Now with Bluetooth, this low cost, easy-to-use interactive terminal uses radio waves to communicate with Paladin POS. With up to a 3.3 mile range, one base can cover most any location in your store and the RF unit will scan from up to 15 inches away. This new model features double the standard battery life with an extra lithium ion battery in the handle, a 15-line backlit LCD display, and customizable voice and display prompts. Continue reading

Paladin Mobile2™

PALADIN MOBILE2 ™ paladin data corp pos systemPaladin development is pleased to announce the completion of Phase One of Paladin Mobile2, the next generation of mobile device integration. Its revolutionary and robust user management and control system is managed through Paladin’s cloud-based connection broker, so you don’t have to expose your store to the risks of a Wi-Fi connection.

Our products work with all internet-enabled devices, and there is no limit to the number of mobile devices that can connect to your sales terminal. We understand the demands placed on busy checkout lanes, and we have designed our system to be both reliable and instantaneous. We’re certain you’ll be impressed with the simplicity, reliability, and operational speed provided by Paladin Mobile2. Continue reading