Archive for the ‘Hardware’ Category

  • Damages must be paid for: why it pays to opt for ruggedised tablets

    May 27, 14 • 3801 Views • Features, HardwareComments Off on Damages must be paid for: why it pays to opt for ruggedised tablets

     Motion Computing’s Ian Davies looks at the true value of rugged computing and why going for the cheaper option is a false economy… Every IT director and line of business manager looking at a tablet PC deployment will, at some point face the

  • JLT introduce the smallest member of the VERSO family

    May 13, 14 • 3041 Views • Hardware, NewsComments Off on JLT introduce the smallest member of the VERSO family

     JLT Mobile Computers, developer of rugged computers for demanding environments, has recently launched the VERSO+ 10 computer with QuickLock, which they have dubbed as a ‘new class of rugged vehicle terminals…’ Equipped with an Intel®

  • TomTom extend WEBFLEET with launch of new ruggedised 7″ terminal

    May 6, 14 • 4026 Views • Hardware, NewsComments Off on TomTom extend WEBFLEET with launch of new ruggedised 7″ terminal

     Visitors at this year’s Commercial Vehicle which was held last week were able to get a first glimpse at TomTom Telematics’ new ruggedised seven-inch driver terminal, the latest edition to the WEBFLEET fleet management platform. Businesses will be

  • What lies beneath… exclusive interview with Peter Mollyneux, Getac

    Apr 28, 14 • 2588 Views • Features, Hardware, InterviewComments Off on What lies beneath… exclusive interview with Peter Mollyneux, Getac

     Following on from the launch of a 7inch Android tablet last year, Getac have now launched a fully rugged 8 inch tablet that runs Windows 8.1. Field Service News spoke exclusively with Peter Molyneux about the new launch and Getac’s approach to

  • NEW GETAC T800 8.1″ FULLY RUGGED TABLET DESIGNED FOR THE MOBILE WORKER

    Apr 24, 14 • 3070 Views • Hardware, NewsComments Off on NEW GETAC T800 8.1″ FULLY RUGGED TABLET DESIGNED FOR THE MOBILE WORKER

     Global designer and manufacturer of rugged computing technology, Getac, is launching a new tablet designed specifically to boost productivity for mobile workers, the 8.1″ Windows 8 Getac T800. The thin and light Windows OS device has been designed

  • Motion Computing reveal Camtech Systems as first UK platinum partner

    Mar 17, 14 • 3477 Views • Hardware, NewsComments Off on Motion Computing reveal Camtech Systems as first UK platinum partner

     A recent announcement from Motion Computing, one the leading providers of rugged technology solutions has revealed that Camtech Systems, a reseller and systems integrator have become the first company in the United Kingdom to be awarded Platinum

  • Go mobile the right way to fully realise the power of GIS

    Mar 14, 14 • 2950 Views • Features, HardwareComments Off on Go mobile the right way to fully realise the power of GIS

     Ian Davies, UK Country Manager for Motion Computing looks at the importance of GIS to the utilities field and what we need to consider if we are going to get it right… The utility worker today Within the UK, approximately 473,000 people are

  • Are these the final days of rugged laptops? (Part Two)

    Feb 12, 14 • 3382 Views • Features, HardwareComments Off on Are these the final days of rugged laptops? (Part Two)

     In part one this two part feature we looked at the how tablets are coming to the fore as sales of rugged laptops decline in the consumer markets and whether this trend is mirrored in field service industries as well. In part two we explore the impact

  • Case Study: Adlib Audio and the Motion J3500 Tablet PC

    Feb 9, 14 • 4287 Views • Case Studies, HardwareComments Off on Case Study: Adlib Audio and the Motion J3500 Tablet PC

     Overview: Established in 1984, Adlib Audio  is one of the most well-known and well respected names in the live performance industry.  Across rental and installation divisions, the portfolio of Adlib clients includes Radiohead , David Guetta, Skrillex

  • How Juniper Systems’ delivered one of the clearest displays ever in the Archer 2 Handheld

    Feb 9, 14 • 3421 Views • Hardware, NewsComments Off on How Juniper Systems’ delivered one of the clearest displays ever in the Archer 2 Handheld

     When Juniper first rolled out their latest rugged handheld computer the Archer 2 it has gathered some sizeable attention and traction within the market place. One facet, which makes the device particularly stand out, is the exceptionally bright and