Enterprise Mobile, a business unit of Intermec Technologies (NYSE: IN), and a pioneer in delivering comprehensive mobility managed services, today announced that it has reached a major operational milestone.
In order to cope with a hot, dusty and dirty environment that is also subject to rain blowing through elevator windows, U.S. Sugar selected the ARMOR X10gx rugged tablet computer from DRS Technologies, which was built on years of military and commercial heritage.
Today’s mobile worker needs an array of communications tools, including access to broadband internet, Wi-Fi service for local area networks including hot spots, Bluetooth connections for wireless connections to peripherals and global positioning to aid in going from location to location.
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Windows Vs. Android: The Tablet OS Face-Off
In May, DRS Technologies introduced two new 7” tablet computers – the ARMOR X7et and the ARMOR X7ad. The X7 products are thin, lightweight tablets that DRS says it introduced based on customer requests.
Top Five Reasons Enterprise Mobile Deployments Fail, Guest Series Part 3
Often a mobility implementation that was supposed to take six weeks is now taking six months and running thousands of dollars over budget. Avoiding these missteps in enterprise mobility deployments will help you: 1) construct a solid and efficient rollout strategy, 2) manage the long-term components that drive year-over-year ROI, and 3) ensure that your mobile workforce will adopt and embrace the new technology. By Barry Smith, VP of Professional Services, Stratix Corporation
Guest Column: Top 7 For '11: VDC Research's Mobile & Wireless Predictions For 2011 Are you prepared for what the new year will bring? David Krebs, director of mobile and wireless research at VDC Research, provides VDC's top 7 predictions for mobile and wireless technologies in 2011. By David Krebs, director of mobile and wireless, VDC Research
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Intermec’s Predictions For Field Service In 2012 Podcast Field Technologies editor in chief Sarah Howland talks with Roger Cresswell, director of industry marketing for field service at Intermec, to get his take on what will happen in 2012 in the world of field service. Do you know what to expect this year? Roger’s four predictions can help you prepare for the year ahead.
Honeywell’s Mobile Computing Portfolio: Addressing The Changing Industry Landscape This video, shot by editor in chief Sarah Howland at Honeywell’s Fort Mill, SC, facility, provides an overview of two very different Honeywell mobile computing devices that address the needs of different types of mobile workers. Mika Majapuro, senior product manager for Honeywell, gives a demo of the rugged Dolphin 99EX mobile computer and the Dolphin 6000 scanphone.
Podcast: Why VARs Need To Sell Total Solutions Sheila O’Neil, VP of Channel Sales for Panasonic, talks with Jameson Publishing and Business Solutions magazine President Jim Roddy in this exclusive Executive-To-Executive interview.
EXCLUSIVE INDUSTRY REPORT
If you're in the process of researching a mobile computing solution, one of the first questions you'll ask yourself is how much you need to invest in the ruggedness of the device. Does it need to be rugged, or can you get away with deploying a non-rugged device instead? This special supplement, which features analyst insight from David Krebs of VDC Research, provides some food for thought on why you might want to consider going rugged.
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