White Papers & Case Studies

  1. A-Class Print Engines Improve Efficiency In Packaging Processes At The Cheese Warehouse
    6/19/2012

    Due to a stronger demand in recent years, order volumes have increased significantly at The Cheese Warehouse. The company therefore depends more than ever on quick and precise delivery processes to handle its orders efficiently and to satisfy its customers.

  2. Asset Tracking Into The African Jungle With Real-Time Visibility
    6/18/2012

    Increasing global demand for mineral resources has sent many mining operations further into Africa to access its rich mineral deposits. These deposits, some of which are yet to be discovered, are by definition in the least accessible, most inhospitable, and most dangerous areas of the continent.

  3. Integrated Connectivity Technology For Mobile Workers
    5/30/2012

    Today’s mobile worker needs an array of communications tools, including access to broadband internet, Wi-Fi service for local area networks including hot spots, Bluetooth connections for wireless connections to peripherals and global positioning to aid in going from location to location.

  4. Rugged Tablet Computers - Lessons Learned And Design Responses
    5/30/2012

    Since the days of the ancient Egyptians, paper has been the medium of choice for capturing data. Today, paper –
    in the form of notebooks, maps and photographs, to name a few – is being rapidly supplanted by digital technology. The computer has moved from the office into the field.

  5. Not Barcodes Or RFID, But Both: Leveraging Printer Infrastructure To Reap The Benefits Of Converging Technologies
    5/30/2012

    This paper considers the ramifications of the barcode/RFID convergence, and specifically details how printer technology can be leveraged to provide value by working for both barcode and RFID solutions.

  6. The Tablet Form Factor
    5/29/2012

    Although the tablet form factor has been available for years, it is receiving renewed attention for its combination of an easy-to-read display and keypad-free data entry and retrieval. Due to the widespread nature of smart phone technology, users are becoming more accustomed to touch-screen technology and developers becoming better skilled at writing applications to support this type of user interface.

  7. Why Tablet Use Will Continue to Grow
    5/29/2012

    The tablet computer is enjoying unprecedented popularity thanks to the iPad and its imitators, as well as a rich heritage of rugged tablets supplied to military, public safety, and commercial users for more than 20 years. The tablet form factor is expected to continue to show strong growth, not only in the consumer market, but also in mobile enterprises.

  8. Demystifying Ingress Protection
    5/29/2012

    Rugged tablet computers, which must resist water and dust, are often ranked by ingress protection (IP) ratings which specify the environmental protection provided by an electronic enclosure.

  9. Sweet Success - Rugged Mobile Computers Pay Off For Sugar Producer
    5/29/2012

    In order to cope with a hot, dusty and dirty environment that is also subject to rain blowing through elevator windows, U.S. Sugar selected the ARMOR X10gx rugged tablet computer from DRS Technologies, which was built on years of military and commercial heritage.

  10. Barcode System Ensures Safety In Day Care Medication Verification
    5/29/2012

    One Midwest day care center goes the extra mile in protecting the children it serves by using a barcode verification system including barcoded wristbands, labels, and scanners.