When Veezi was first planned, one of the biggest
questions we had was this: "What happens if you lose the
Internet? Will it all turn to custard?" Even in a big city,
Internet reliability can be an issue sometimes. Never mind if you
happen to live in a more remote location!
With that, we knew we had to make Veezi work -
irrespective of whether or not you have an Internet connection.
When you lose the Internet, you go into what we call
'Offline Mode'. Veezi has been designed to
minimize this potential problem so you can carry on operating
normally, without loss of patronage and income! Once your Internet
connection is restored, your data will be re-synced, updating all
that vital sales data during the period when communications were
That's the theory, in practice what actually will happen is the
A) Your POS operators will get a screen message saying "Internet
B) They will click 'Yes' and POS will then start recording all
transactions locally (Within that specific POS terminal).
C) When the Internet connection is restored, the POS operator(s)
will see this screen below...
It is important to mention that one of the best aspects of
offline mode, is when it is resyncing, the upload process runs in
the background. Which of course, allows your business to
continue as normal. It is also important to note that, not
surprisingly, you will have some functions unavailable to use. The
crucial thing here though is that being in offline mode will still
allow you to operate, with no real discernible difference to your
patrons. You will still be able to sell tickets and
We're currently working on some enhancements to Offline
Mode which will further improve this vital aspect of
Veezi. We'll let you know as soon as possible.