Helpful Information

Archer 2, Helpful Information

Hold-to-zoom Feature on the Archer 2

  For those applications that may not be optimized for a larger stylus or a fingertip, we have designed a Hold-to-zoom feature to get in those hard-to-reach places.

November 1, 2013 ×

Data Collection Software, Helpful Information

Mobile Device Management (MDM) Software Recommendations

Mobile Device Management (MDM) Software Recommendations

Mobile handhelds deployed across enterprises and government agencies are many and varied. As the IT workforce has become more mobile in recent years, the challenge of managing the handhelds, securing them, and maintaining them has grown. The traditional mode of setup, deployment, and maintaining mobile devices by physically plugging them […]

August 27, 2013 ×

Helpful Information, Industrial

NEC, IEC, & ATEX – A Guide to Intrinsically Safe Handhelds

NEC, IEC, & ATEX – A Guide to Intrinsically Safe Handhelds

Many of our customers work in areas where a small spark could endanger dozens of workers. Labeled “Hazardous Locations”—or “Hazlocs”—these work areas are known to house conductive or explosive substances either very often, or simply on occasion. Oil refineries, coal mines, and flour mills are just a few places where […]

August 22, 2013 ×

Helpful Information, Rugged Handhelds

How to Apply a Screen Protector to a Rugged Handheld

Have you ever tried to apply a screen protector—whether on your rugged handheld computer, your phone, or another device—and you ended up with a scattering of those little annoying bubbles all over the screen? Uggghh… so annoying, right? And when you’ve got a piece of equipment as nice as a […]

July 16, 2013 ×

Battery/Power, Helpful Information

5 Easy Tips to Extend Battery Life

5 Easy Tips to Extend Battery Life

There aren’t many things that can throw productivity out the window as quickly as a dead battery can. For this reason, Juniper Systems rugged handhelds use batteries that are made to last a full workday (8-10 hours). However, as with any battery, certain factors such as environmental conditions, the type […]

July 10, 2013 ×

GPS Technology, Helpful Information, Mesa Rugged Notepad

Geotagging Photos

Geotagging Photos

What is geotagging? First of all, let’s start out on the right foot here with a brief explanation of geotagging, in case you’re new to the subject. Geotagging is the act of adding geographical information (in the form of metadata) to some type of media, including photos, videos, websites, etc. […]

June 6, 2013 ×

Data Collection Software, Helpful Information, Operating Systems

Where to Find Windows Embedded Applications

Where to Find Windows Embedded Applications

Most field computer customers purchase a handheld with a single use planned and implemented, and usually customers determine the application long before they purchase the device. However, once the device is deployed and the field workforce is carrying it every day, it makes sense to utilize more of the handheld’s […]

May 20, 2013 ×

GPS Technology, Helpful Information

How to Get Better GPS Accuracy with Your Rugged Handheld

How to Get Better GPS Accuracy with Your Rugged Handheld

To the average consumer, a soothing voice offering most-of-the-time-correct driving instructions to a good restaurant in an unfamiliar town is all that is required for total GPS satisfaction. “In one-hundred feet, turn right.” Thanks, talking car! However, the fact that you are reading this on Juniper Systems’ blog for data […]

May 10, 2013 ×