With the iPad taking over businesses large and small–American Airlines is equipping its pilots with Apple’s tablets and Nordstrom department stores have replaced bulky cash registers in favor of iPads for point-of-sales terminals–it’s hard to imagine a world without consumer-grade tablets. However, if you’re running a business, especially a mobile business where employees are frequently in the field, the iPad and other consumer-based Android slates may not be the right tablet for your enterprise.
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A recent case study published by MobileDemand states that consumer tablets often [...]
Tablets are a big part of business, and while many businesses are looking first at the iPad and cheap Android tablets, there are many factors to consider when adding tablets to your mobile team’s array fo tools.
For businesses that work in the field, a rugged tablet is often the best fit as it can handle drops, water, dust and more without flinching. Many of these rugged tablets come with specialized ports, scanning capabilities, the ability to use them with gloves on and more – without the need to look for third-party cases and accessories.
Businesses that are thinking of implementing tablets will likely have a lot of questions about deploying tablets in [...]
The MobileDemand xTablet T7200 is a fully ruggedized Tablet PC built for professionals that don’t have the luxury of working in cozy office buildings. This tablet means business and packs a several features mobile users will appreciate.
MobileDemand began selling Tablet PCs well before Apple and others popularized consumer tablets. The company builds industrial-strength tablets that run Windows and are usable in just about any environment.
The xTablet T7200 improves on the xTablet T7000, which MobileDemand introduced three years ago. This time around, MobileDemand’s improved the display, loaded it with faster components and upgraded its wireless [...]
MobileDemand’s at it again with a fully rugged Tablet PC. The xTablet T7200 meets MIL-SPEC standards for durability and is built to operate in harsh environments. The tablet runs Windows 7 Professional, which means it runs the same applications users are accustomed to on their desktops and notebooks.
The company introduced its first 7″ Tablet PC, the xTablet T7000, back in 2009. At first glance the xTablet T7200 looks quite similar to the older tablet, but there are some important key differences. Its all-new display will please those that work outdoors, it lasts longer on a single charge and it’s more powerful.
This tablet isn’t a toy and is [...]
When it comes to mission critical field work, rugged Tablet PCs capable of running Windows and connecting to mobile networks beat consumer tablets.
MobileDemand announced that the rugged xTablet 7000 is Gobi 3000 certified, and capable of connecting to 3G networks globally.
The Gobi 3000 equipped tablets include GPS and the ability to connect at speeds of 14.4 Mbps down and 5.76Mbps up. The xTablet 7000 is certified with Verizon and T-Mobile.
The xTablet rugged Windows tablets are often used in field work, transportation and public sector organizations.
“Many of our customers have field operations that are mission-critical to their [...]
People use tools all the time that aren’t really designed for the job. A weekend painter uses a board across a couple of chairs as makeshift scaffolding. A do-it-yourself woodworker uses a hand sander instead of a power sander. In some cases, people just try to make do with what they have. In others, people use the wrong tools because there are a lot of choices out there and they just don’t know enough to make the right one. It’s not that inadequate tools don’t work at all; it’s just that you usually pay the price – in quality and precision of the work, time and money.
But when it comes to the kind of efficiency and productivity that can make or break a business, the right [...]