A POS system is there “where” of payment processing. Customers use these systems to execute payments for your products or services. These systems are made up of both software and hardware components. The software can be either on-premise (installed directly onto your systems or devices) or cloud-based. The hardware components usually include register screens, barcode scanners, credit card readers, receipt printers and cash drawers – but may depend on your industry. The best POS systems are easy to use by your customers and integrate with your existing business applications as well as the payment processor/gateway of your choice. Halcyon will help you find the right equipment for your business and ensure every element integrates seamslessly with all others.