PAR Technology Corp. engages in the provision of software and hardware support services for the hospitality industry. It operates through the Restaurant/Retail and Government segments. The Restaurant/Retail segment offers point-of-sale (POS) software, hardware, back-office software, systems, services, and integrated technical solutions to the restaurant and retail industries. The Government segment provides intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance solutions (ISR); and satellite, communication, and information technology mission systems support to federal agencies. The company was founded by John W. Sammon, Jr. in 1968 and is headquartered in New Hartford, NY.