IT Support/Install Technician Job Opportunity

Due to further expansion, RMS are seeking to recruit an IT Support/Install Technician for the installation and support of Epos retail management systems and associated software and hardware. Applicants must have previous experience of working on both software and hardware in a client facing technical IT environment and, whilst not essential, Microsoft Certification would be advantageous. Continue reading

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RAID Technology for Epos – Spread the Risk of Data Loss in Retail

What is RAID technology? Why would this technology benefit your retail business?

This article aims to make retailers aware of what RAID technology does and how this is important for all retailers regardless of the number of sites or tills they have. Whether you’re a single till site or have multiple tills, RAID technology can benefit your retail business. Continue reading

Solid State Drives (SSD) v Hard Disk Drives (HDD)

When choosing a new Epos system for your retail operations you may be faced with the decision between a SSD drive and HDD drive.  But what is the difference? And which one is best for you? At RMS we want to make you aware of the advantages and disadvantages of choosing a particular type of drive.

SSD stands for solid state drive and is a drive that has no moving parts whereas a hard disk drive (HDD) uses a mechanical arm to move around and read the information on the drive. A SSD instead uses an embedded processor to perform the reading and writing operations.  The non-moving design of an SSD makes them more durable and shock resistant up to 1500g/0.5ms. While a HDD’s moving parts make them susceptible to shock and damage. Continue reading

Security Update: Malware CryptoWall 3.0

As a business we’re sure you take security seriously like we do, so we wanted to make you aware of an ongoing security threat.

There has been a return, after a few months, of the CryptoWall file-encrypting ransomware program.  Attackers have started distributing the new version – CryptoWall 3.0 which encrypts files on your PC then directs you to a website with instructions on how to unlock the files in exchange for a “ransom” payment. All versions of Windows including Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows 8 are its targets. Continue reading

The Aures YUNO Epos System for Retailers

The YUNO is an all new state-of-the-art Epos system from Aures.

If you’re in retail then efficiency and style are likely to be of high importance to you. This makes the YUNO a system worth having a look at in more detail!

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