PAR Technology Recognized with Microsoft Channel Summit Award for 2013 Americas Windows Embedded OEM of the Year

New Hartford, NY – December 11, 2013 – PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE: PAR) was honored by Microsoft as an OED Americas Channel Sales & Marketing Award recipient for 2013 Americas Windows Embedded OEM of the Year at the Americas Channel Summit.

The OED (OEM Embedded Devices) Americas Channel Sales & Marketing Awards recognize OEMs that excel at driving the Windows Embedded business by extending Windows technologies across a range of industry devices that deliver unmatched value to the enterprise via intelligent systems. Industry devices built on Windows Embedded allow data to flow across an enterprise infrastructure, spanning the devices where valuable data is gathered from employees and customers, to the back-end systems where that data can be translated into insights and action.

The innovative PAR EverServ® 7700 multi-touch capable POS hardware and EverServ SureCheck® Intelligent Checklist™ solutions are key examples of technology which leverage Windows Embedded to enable customers to more effectively run their business.  EverServ 7700 POS hardware is built with the same rugged durability PAR is known for with an innovative, sleek design that delivers the performance hospitality and retail operators demand. EverServ SureCheck is a mobile client-based, hosted solution that automates and simplifies checklist management for (daily/weekly) assigned tasks. SureCheck is also distinguished as the leading solution for managing Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP) food safety programs.

“We are honored to be recognized by Windows Embedded as a key innovator for the hospitality industry,” said Karen Sammon, President, ParTech, Inc.  “This demonstrates our commitment to provide the cutting edge tools and solutions that help our customers meet strategic business goals.”

“Windows Embedded is excited to award PAR with the 2013 Americas Windows Embedded OEM of the Year Award,” said Karen Roberts, senior partner and channel marketing manager for Windows Embedded at Microsoft. “PAR has been instrumental in driving innovative solutions through industry devices that enable unique customer value and experiences.”

About PAR Technology Corporation
PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PAR.  PAR’s Hospitality segment has been a leading provider of restaurant and retail technology for more than 30 years.  PAR offers technology solutions for the full spectrum of restaurant operations, from large chain and independent table service restaurants to international quick service chains.  PAR’s Hospitality business also provides hotel management systems with a complete suite of powerful tools for guest management, recreation management, and timeshare/condo management.  In addition, PAR offers the spa industry a leading management application specifically designed to support the unique needs of the resort spa and day spa markets, a rapidly growing hospitality segment.  Products from PAR also can be found in retailers, cinemas, cruise lines, stadiums and food service companies. PAR’s Government Business is a leader in providing computer-based system design, engineering and technical services to the Department of Defense and various federal agencies. Visit for more information.

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