Software is a general term which is used for organizing information in the form of programs, utilities and programs that are used to operate computers and related devices. If our computer does not have any software then it would be useless. Even for web browsing we need an operating system and that can only be achieved when our computer has installed software of operating system. Different programming languages and related utilities combine to form careful and organized software. Basically it can be divided into two major categories one is system software and other one is application software. Kiosk software is also system software. The system software controls the main functions of the computer and is already installed in the computer. The word Kiosk is a Turkish word that means shadow maker like a pavilion. In general Kiosk is a place where information is collected through gathering of people. In terms of information technology Kiosk is a particular type of structure which consist screen for display. It is being used in different places, depending on the conditions that what type of Kiosk is going to be used. So, in order to run system software and different applications we need Kiosk and this process is called Kiosk software.
By using this software we can easily convert our computer into self service Kiosk. The major function of this software is to restrict the access to system, folders and different programs of the computer. It also prevents your computer from hacking like it blocks access to window system files and window explorer. This software also maintains multiple kiosks from different areas. Moreover, it also enables its users to manage a touch screen for making selections. One can use this software to protect his/her Kiosk browser by limiting the access to its users. Different types of this software also provide information about multimedia advertising. It assures its users to perform variable functions like check in service at airports, ATM transactions and self check out at grocery store.
Numbers of companies are utilizing this technology to provide self service applications because this software satisfy and improves the need of the customers, employee and users. Different companies provide different packages for this software because it comes in several versions that contain many types of tool to identify malware spontaneously. This software works on three different kinds of software’s that run on interactive kiosk, these are; management software, application software and operating system software. The market position of this software is also much acknowledged.