Fully Configured Self-Service Kiosk Computers for OEMs
Manufacturers of self-service kiosks count on Things Embedded expertise for a wide range of reliable and repeatable kiosk computers and displays meeting application specific criteria for deployment in different environments. Our service starts with recommending hardware suitable for the application and can include our system integration and sub-assembly services for turn-key solutions.
Modern day society is starting to see self-service kiosks deployed for handling a variety of tasks including payment, check-in/check-out, collecting information etc. You will find them in a wide range of industries including healthcare facilities, retail chains, grocery stores, transportation ticket centres and amusement parks.
Typical Features of Kiosk Computers:
- Available as Panel PCs, Embedded Box PCs paired with Industrial Monitors, or Embedded Single Board Computers paired with LCD Displays
- Expandable I/O for pairing with barcode scanners, keypads, card readers, printers etc.
- Low power consumption with options to Power over Ethernet for simplified installations.
- Fanless solutions to protect against dust ingress and remain low maintenance.
- Sunlight readable, waterproof and optically bonded solutions for outdoor applications.
- Strengthened displays to create vandal proof kiosks.
Additional Services Provided by Things Embedded for Kiosk OEMs
LCD to Board Pairing
OEM kiosk manufacturers like to keep in complete control of the aesthetic design of their kiosks whist maintaining low costs. This is achieved by using embedded single board computers or industrial motherboards and pairing them with LCD panels. Things Embedded maintain a stringent bill of materials for your chosen computer kit which includes the customisation of BIOS and golden imaging service, pre-loading your choice OS and any required application software.
Interactive Touch Screen Overlays
Once an LCD panel is chosen we can recommend and apply a touch screen overlay prior to deployment to create a unique OEM user display interface. Our offering includes PCAP single and multitouch overlays suitable for a wide range of display sizes and can include ingress protection to maintain a waterproof solution for outdoor kiosk applications.
Remote Management Setup
Maintaining self-service kiosk computers deployed throughout the USA is no easy task and can greatly assisted with remote monitoring and diagnosis capabilities. Things Embedded can configure kiosk computers with cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity alongside remote management hardware and software solutions which enables secure access, greatly reducing the costs associated with maintenance.