Category Archives: Industrial Computers

Benefits Of Industrial Tablets In Manufacturing

Industrial tablets are becoming increasingly popular in the manufacturing sector. Taking a more pragmatic approach than consumer-focused enterprises, manufacturing environments choose to deploy military grade tablets due to their reliability, durability and total cost of ownership. The rugged design, advanced hardware additions such as hot-swappable batteries, integrated RFID, barcode or card readers, full compatibility with … Continue reading Benefits Of Industrial Tablets In Manufacturing

The Benefits Of A Mini Rugged As A Point Of Sale Computer

Leveraging Point of Sale In any competitive business, the point of sale is a lot more than just a place to register the cash flow. When equipped properly, POS becomes your strategic center, your shortcut to the many business processes that help you grow your business. These processes need to be in-sync to provide the … Continue reading The Benefits Of A Mini Rugged As A Point Of Sale Computer

How Industrial Computers Are Changing Industrial Automation

The accelerating pace of manufacturing competition pushes the adoption of advanced automation system globally. Used widely in detection, optimization, control, management, scheduling, analyzing and decision-making in various production processes, industrial automation improves product quality and the quantity output, increases the safety of labor and lowers the production costs. Industrial Computers At The Heart of Industrial … Continue reading How Industrial Computers Are Changing Industrial Automation

Industrial Computer Selection Criteria for the Oil and Gas Industry

Technological advancements have led us to areas we have never had access to before, such as horizontal drilling in the Bakken region. Conventional drilling techniques have only been able to extract a fraction of the available crude. Producers flock to newly available areas that provide the oil and gas extraction. As technology creates new business … Continue reading Industrial Computer Selection Criteria for the Oil and Gas Industry

The Need for Small Form Factor PCs in Industrial Plants and Factories

While large scale PCs may be the perfect choice for a number of industries, this is not always the case. In certain industrial plants, factories, and warehouses, the standard desktop and in many cases a standard laptop computer is simply too big to be functional. These systems are not designed to be used in such … Continue reading The Need for Small Form Factor PCs in Industrial Plants and Factories

How Embedded Computer Systems in the Industrial Field Are Changing Manufacturing As We Know It

Though you may not realize it, embedded computer systems exist in many facets of our everyday lives and work. An embedded computer system is any special-purpose system that is fully enclosed. Whereas a general computer system may perform a variety of tasks with many options for adds on and integration with other systems, embedded computer … Continue reading How Embedded Computer Systems in the Industrial Field Are Changing Manufacturing As We Know It

Utilizing Rugged Tablets for Order Automation

Regardless of the products that a company produces and distributes, the process of completing orders is always very similar. Orders come in, often in a variety of formats, including email, fax, phone, and online forms. Then, a staff member must sift through each order and format in order to extract the order information needed to … Continue reading Utilizing Rugged Tablets for Order Automation

Smart Factories and Their Use of Industrial Computers

Smart factories are rapidly replacing their traditional counterparts. By cutting costs, reducing labor requirements, and shrinking the space needed for operation, smart factories are able to increase production, raise profits, and improve customer satisfaction. What Is a “Smart” Factory? Smart factories are operated from an industrial computer, which controls the smart camera that allows the … Continue reading Smart Factories and Their Use of Industrial Computers

Cybersecurity in the Construction Industry

Businesses in the construction industry, just like every other industry, are at an increasingly growing risk of a cyberattack. Even though the number of such attacks is lower in construction compared to other industries such as health care or defense, there is always a possibility that a hacker will gain access to confidential information pertaining … Continue reading Cybersecurity in the Construction Industry

Trimming Construction Time And Costs With Tablets

Tablet computers have made their way into many businesses, but one place where their adoption has been slow is in the construction industry. Some feel that the handheld computers don’t have a place in the middle of the heavy and dirty work that is construction. In reality though, the new technologies offered by rugged tablets … Continue reading Trimming Construction Time And Costs With Tablets