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), food safety, and management technology solutions. The Government segment includes intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance technology and services for federal agencies. The company was founded by John W. Sammon, Jr. in 1968 and is headquartered in New Hartford, NY.