Ruggedness

Helpful Information, Rugged Handhelds, Ruggedness

Waterproof, dustproof: Mobile device IP ratings, explained

Waterproof, dustproof: Mobile device IP ratings, explained

Many phone, tablet, and computer manufacturers tout their devices’ IP ratings, a certification that can validate claims that something is waterproof or dustproof.

The IP rating, a decades-old standard, was designed to make those clarifications clear to consumers.

August 21, 2018 ×

Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet, Ruggedness

Built to endure: The rugged design behind Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet

Built to endure: The rugged design behind Mesa 2 Rugged Tablet

At Juniper Systems, we’re not conditioned to cut corners. Our goal as one of the top manufacturers of ultra-rugged handheld computers is to present users with a reliable device with the resilience needed to perform in any environment. From working in the pouring rain, to withstanding extreme temperatures, to enduring […]

May 7, 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 ×

Company Happenings, Rugged Handhelds, Ruggedness

Yep, We Bake and Freeze Our Rugged Handhelds

Yep, We Bake and Freeze Our Rugged Handhelds

At Juniper Systems, we test every single rugged handheld we make to confirm that it meets each of our very high rugged standards before shipping it to the customer. This ensures that our customers receive only the highest quality product possible—one that will perform reliably in whatever environment they may […]

March 7, 2016 ×

Company Happenings, Rugged Handhelds, Ruggedness

It’s Tough Being a Rugged Handheld

It’s Tough Being a Rugged Handheld

Yes, one has to admit that it’s tough being a rugged handheld (pun totally intended). Life as a rugged handheld entails complete exposure to the elements: the cold, the heat, the rain, and sometimes, albeit unintentionally, fire.

September 10, 2014 ×

Allegro Field PC, Customer Stories, Data Collection Software, Natural Resources, Partners, Ruggedness

One Log Scaler’s Heroic Tale – And One Tough Handheld!

One Log Scaler’s Heroic Tale – And One Tough Handheld!

For Joe Lange, the morning of July 9th began as usual, and he went about his work expecting it to be a perfectly ordinary day. Joe is a log scaler for Wright Scaling of Bayview, ID, and is contracted by one of Elecdata’s (one of Juniper’s partners) customers, Vaagen Brothers […]

July 29, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Ruggedness

Archer 2 Smackdown Video

As promised, here is the new Archer 2 smackdown video! If you’d like to get a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of the video, check out our last post. Hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed filming it!

July 18, 2014 ×

Archer 2, Company Happenings, Ruggedness

Behind-the-Scenes Look – Archer 2 Torture Video

Behind-the-Scenes Look – Archer 2 Torture Video

Get ready for tomorrow, when we’ll post our newest handheld torture video, starring the Archer 2! In the video, we take a close-up look at the Archer 2 as it undergoes some seriously rugged tests. We went in a bit more of an… unconventional direction with this video, hoping to […]

July 17, 2014 ×