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Archer 2 specsRounding up the right people for an insider look at the careful considerations that shaped the design of the Archer 2 was as simple as a five minute walk around Juniper Systems’ headquarters—this close proximity is likely a big part of what makes Juniper’s handhelds the best in the industry. Let me explain. Continue Reading…

Now Shipping Archer 2!

Kirk Earl —  November 6, 2013 — Leave a comment

We are excited to announce that we are now shipping the Archer 2! If you haven’t already placed an order, contact Juniper Systems today to avoid delays in shipment.

Introducing the Archer 2

Kirk Earl —  October 8, 2013 — 6 Comments

Archer 2 Rugged Handheld

We are excited to announce the release of our newest rugged handheld, the Archer 2™, shipping in early November! Continue Reading…

Water quality tools

You know the feeling: get within 10 feet of a body of water and your hand instinctively death-grips your delicate cell phone. Maybe it’s the cost of the phone, the family pictures from last weekend that haven’t been uploaded, or likely just the painful thought of visiting a cell phone store for any reason whatsoever. Water quality professionals know this feeling to an extreme level. When the river is your office and its tributaries the hallways, there is no room for compromise when it comes to equipment selection—and we are talking about a lot more than cell phones here. To put it simply, every component must be able to survive anything. Continue Reading…

How to get better GPS accuracyTo 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 collection experts says that you are likely a professional trying to squeeze every last drop of precision out of your GPS receiver for accurately marking, tracking, and navigating back to assets or samplings. Continue Reading…

Handheld computers are all more-or-less the same, right? Not so fast. Sure, most of them share similar functions when sitting side-by-side in a climate controlled office, but there are many considerations outside of a handheld’s core duties that can be the difference between a productive working environment and that time you tried to do a Ford 351 engine swap with a $5 crescent wrench and a blurry YouTube video as a guide. Click on the image below and let’s take a look at some common data collection situations and see if we can get you pointed in the right direction.

Which Rugged handheld is best for me?
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