Enterprise Solutions


Arcane Virtual Terminal POS

Arcane's Cloud-based Virtual Terminal is a turn-key solution for businesses in need of a POS without the headache of maintaining its hosting, codebase, and PCI requirements. With multiple integration options, your Virtual POS can pull and process orders from your Stripe account or your eCommerce store or ERP including Stripe and WooCommerce. Collect dip/chip, swipe, and contactless transactions including Google, Samsung, and Apple Pay via Stripe approved card readers.


Managed Cloud Services

Iron-Clad Security & Up-Time! Arcane's CloudArmory managed cloud services monitors your entire AWS network 24/7, with U.S.-based engineers to keep your business moving. Our staff is experience in SOC1, SOC2, and PCI-DSS compliance.


Operations Consulting Services

With over a decade of experience in building teams at various agencies, Arcane Strategies knows exactly how target efficiency and speed to market. Our operations consulting team will help you create systems, both automated and human, which reduce overhead.

Managed Cloud Services

CloudArmory, your Cloud Services Partner

Arcane is proud to offer it's 2024 launched AWS enterprise managed services solution, Cloud Armory. Our cloud hosting support services extend Arcane's engineers into hands-on support on your own servers, to provide 24/7 coverage, with aggressive response times and at a fraction of the cost of the competition. Whether Azure, AWS, Rackspace, Godaddy, or even your own homebrew, Arcane will manage and monitor your servers to keep you up and running. With the risk of website downtime costs, hiring an experienced partner at a reasonable rate is an easy decision. Arcane offers proactive maintenance, monitoring and alerts, and round-the-clock emergency response services. This allos you to reduce the impact of downtime while remaining focused on your goals. Not sure whether or not you need a managed services provider? Our quiz below will help you understand the infrastructure and support level you'll need, to achieve your timeline and budgetary goals. As developers, Arcane's engineers have managed our own servers for decades. Whether physical or virtual servers, we've been both customers and competition for Microsoft, Rackspace, Amazon, Godaddy, and more for more than 10 years. We've also worked directly with our clients' data centers throughout the US. Download Our Brochure Learn more about our Managed Services / Cloud Hosting Support Take Our Cloud Server vs Dedicated Server Quiz To See If MSP IS For You

Operations Consulting Services

Operations Consulting - Improving Process through Lean Thinking Human and Technical Analysis

With over a decade of experience in building teams at various agencies, Arcane Strategies' operations consulting can help your business zero in on target efficiency and speed to market to create competitive advantage. Our operations consulting team will help you create systems, both automated and human, which reduce overhead. CEO, Michael Ricotta has worked with production teams both in-house and abroad, over 9 different countries, bringing them through acquisition from giants such as The Blackstone Group. Understanding operations is at the core of software development and systems administration. As a business, we use the same principles to manage our own resources and assets. Our Consulting team is no different. Whether you consider logistics to be your biggest problem or your greatest asset, Arcane Strategies can take you to the next level. We'll address your human processes, production automation, and enterprise systems. Well also asses these as broadly as your organizational structure and as granular as database normalization and server configurations. Give us a call for a consultation, today. We promise you that the juice is worth the squeeze!
The following are samples of planning documentation, made available under MIT licensing.

ERP and More: Internal Systems Integrations

ERP, CRM, EDC, ERM, LDAP, API: 3rd Party Integrations!

Working with all kinds of ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems, the engineers at Arcane Strategies have been handling web solutions with internal systems integration, for more than a decade.  Whether integrating single sign-on with Active Directory or managing two-way syncing database connections for ERP, CRM, EDC, or otherwise, we've done it! Arcane Strategies has the experience that your team needs, to complete a successful integration. Custom MSSQL, MySQL, or AS400? No problem. ERP (enterprise resource planning) systems like Blue Cherry, SAP, or otherwise, consider it done! Our staff has years of experience in Linux and Windows systems administration, for various server protocols, as well as 20+ languages and database servers supported by those platforms.

Give us a call!

Interested to see if Arcane is experienced in the technologies you're looking for?  Our Integrations team will speak with you to analyze your situation and recommend solutions to handle them.  Our engineers will write your project's specifications and planning documentation. We'll offer project consultation services through the build or even staff the project, through to completion.
The following are samples of planning documentation, made available under MIT licensing.

Software & Website Development

New and Custom Website Development

Whether web, mobile, or native applications, Arcane Strategies has experience in software and website development of a variety of languages and frameworks. Our engineers will recommend solutions for your business's needs both operationally and economically. With hundreds of projects to our names, Arcane's website development team has a diverse understanding of custom applications. We've completed ERM, CRM, EDC, ERP, and other 3rd party database integrations by the dozens! A thorough planning cycle will ensure systems' compatibility and outline a clear plan of action for deliverables and timelines. You can review some of our work on our Case Studies Page.

Existing Website Development Support

Looking to support an existing site? Arcane Strategies supports more than 90% of the open-source CMS's market share and would love to offer you a free performance, optimization, and security audit. The audit is yours to keep for recommendations with any other vendor, at no cost! Our engineers also specialize in support of Azure, AWS, and Rackspace management of LAMP, LEMP, WIMP, and WAMP environments, as well. Although our SysOps and DevOps Premium SLA's are not included in our standard development service, we're happy to help you out, in a bind.

Custom Workflows and Arcane's Support Tools

Want to take an agile approach? We can do that too, we'll tailor a support agreement that fits your needs. Our DevOps maintenance offerings include proprietary auditing and quality assurance tools. These will keep you continuously up to date and ensure the life of your product with improved performance and stability. Curious if we can support you? Contact us today and our staff will walk you through.
The following are samples of planning documentation, made available under MIT licensing.

Arcane Virtual Terminal POS

Use our cloud-based PCI-Compliant Virtual Terminal POS for Stripe Terminal

Connect your Merchant account, eCommerce website, or ERP directly to our cloud-based Virtual Terminal POS for a turnkey and managed POS solution.  No technical knowledge required!  Integrates directly with:
  • Stripe Legacy (Goods & Services with Plans)
  • Stripe (Products with Prices)
  • WooCommerce (Simple, Variable, and Subscription Products)
Interested in a more DIY solution with WooCommerce? Check out our Stripe Terminal for WooCommerce solution. Then check out the WooCommerce POS installation video when you're ready.

Arcane Virtual POS: FREE Trial + No long-term commitments

Your subscription will get you 7 days of free access to our platform. You may cancel or pause at any time from within your subscription account panel. At $25/mo , you can expect to pay a total 3.2% + $0.15 per reader transaction inclusive of Stripe fees, automatically deducted upon sale.

Check out our demo using our dummy cashier:


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How does that stack up to the competition?

Authorize.net (gateway) charges $25/mo + 2.9% + 0.30 without a POS solution. Comparable POS solutions like Clover, Square, Toast may charge as much as $79/mo additional and fees as high as 3.5% without integrating Virtual Terminals to hardware Visit our virtual terminal pricing page to calculate how your fees would look compared to Square.

Not Good Enough?  Need More Incentive?

How about these kick@$$ benefits!
  • Hardware Integrated: Arcane's Virtual Terminal POS stands alone as the only Virtual POS to handle both manual entry and integrated card-reader payments with both desktop and mobile solutions!
  • Customer and Order Data Synching: Perform two-way syncs between your terminal based orders and merchant account (ie. WooCommerce <-> Stripe) to ensure your customer data and order/inventory data is always synced without the need for an expensive ERP.
  • Customer Insights: Using fingerprint technology, your cashiers will be able to identify patrons with upsell opportunities based on past order history just by presenting their credit card.
  • Contactless Payments:  Accept contactless Payments, Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay

Trying to buy the device?

When you purchase your license, you'll be given the option to rent from us and we'll also send you a direct link to buy the device from within your Stripe account.

How to Setup the Arcane Virtual Terminal POS

Follow our setup guide for a step-by-step explanation of the registration process. Our setup article explains how to register and setup up the Arcane Virtual Terminal POS so you can start processing in-person credit card transactions today. Click the button below to view the setup guide:

Virtual Terminal Setup Guide

How to Setup a Card Reader

Once you have completed all necessary steps from the setup guide, proceed to the device setup guide to start using your card reader.

BBPOS Wise POS EVERIFONE P400Stripe M2 or BBPOS Chipper reader

Click to learn how to setup and use the Verifone P400 reader with WooCommerce, how to setup and use the BBPOS Wise POS E reader with WooCommerce, and how to setup and use the Stripe M2 or BBPOS Chipper reader with WooCommerce. All devices are compatible with either version of the plugin.
Arcane Virtual Terminal POS