Industry Happenings

Battery/Power, Helpful Information, Industry Happenings

Mobile battery technology trends: Fewer explosions (hopefully), more energy

Mobile battery technology trends: Fewer explosions (hopefully), more energy

Lithium-ion batteries are close to their energy limit and battery manufacturers are looking for the next big thing in mobile battery technology.

October 30, 2018 ×

Industry Happenings

What happened to my rugged handheld manufacturer?

What happened to my rugged handheld manufacturer?

Rugged device manufacturers are disappearing.

They are consolidating. They are dissolving. And they are tossing around customers in the process.

September 13, 2018 ×

Industry Happenings, Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet, Ruggedness

Rugged vs Non-Rugged: Considering Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) When Selecting a Handheld Computer

Rugged vs Non-Rugged: Considering Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) When Selecting a Handheld Computer

A recent independent study concluded that the average annual TCO of a rugged tablet is 22% lower than the average annual TCO of a non-rugged tablet. When the upfront cost of a rugged handheld computer is being compared to the upfront cost of a non-rugged handheld computer, it’s easy to […]

March 5, 2018 ×

Industry Happenings

Water Asset Mapping in Accordance with the New Jersey Water Quality Accountability Act

Water Asset Mapping in Accordance with the New Jersey Water Quality Accountability Act

The recent New Jersey Water Quality Accountability Act, effective October 19, 2017, has created new requirements for water purveyors in the hopes of improving safety, reliability, and administrative oversight of water infrastructure. This new act requires purveyors to develop and practice an asset management plan focused on inspecting, maintaining, repairing, […]

January 5, 2018 ×

Customer Service, Helpful Information, Industry Happenings

Understanding The Future of Juniper-offered Operating Systems

Understanding The Future of Juniper-offered Operating Systems

Gradual shifts in the mobile operating system (OS) landscape over the past several years has been a growing concern, leaving many enterprise and vertical-market professionals wondering which avenue to take. Identifying the best operating system for your needs, while looking at its roadmap and plans for the future can be […]

June 23, 2017 ×

Industry Happenings

The Future of UAVs (Drones) in Data Collection

The Future of UAVs (Drones) in Data Collection

In honor of Earth Day, today’s post is about earth observation technology—specifically, drones. You may have noticed that drones—or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)—have been surging in popularity lately. They seem to be all the buzz at industry trade shows, and it’s easy to see why—they’re just plain cool. The number […]

April 22, 2015 ×

Industry Happenings

Hurry & Take Advantage of 2014 Tax Deductions

Hurry & Take Advantage of 2014 Tax Deductions

With only days left in 2014, now is a good time to hurry and purchase needed business equipment if you want a hefty tax deduction. Here’s why: on December 19th, a new law was enacted that expanded Section 179 of the Tax Extenders Act to allow up to $500,000 in […]

December 23, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Helpful Information, Industry Happenings, Rugged Handhelds

Resistive versus capacitive touchscreens

Resistive versus capacitive touchscreens

You may have wondered what the difference is between a resistive and capacitive touchscreen. You may have questioned which one is best for your situation. Chances are you have experienced both resistive and capacitive technology. Despite this, you may not have known what the technologies were called – or considered the […]

March 28, 2014 ×