A study conducted by Zebra Technologies Corporation finds 96 percent of surveyed transportation and logistics (T&L) companies agree the Internet of Things (IoT) is the most strategic technological initiative their organizations will undertake this decade. In fact, enterprises in key industries around the world are utilizing IoT solutions to “arm themselves” with the real-time data and intelligence.
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The New Mobile Sales Mantra: It’s Not One Or The Other — It’s All Of The Above
This integrator’s ability to respond to customers’ needs for mobile solutions that require a combination of consumer and rugged devices was the key to last year’s 30 percent revenue growth and a projected 50 percent revenue growth this year.
Expanding Printer Revenue In Manufacturing
The manufacturing sector is growing, but VARs will need a keen understanding of their clients’ business and a focus on solutions.
You Probably Aren’t As Unique As You Think
What makes you and your company different? Is it your people? Is it how much you care about your customers? Is it all the training you have and industry certifications? Is it the solutions you offer?
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Comprehending The True Opportunities In Engineering Applications Software
The technical applications software market* — those covering industries such as architecture, utilities, and manufacturing utilizing software such as PLM (product lifecycle management), CAD/CAM (computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing) and GIS (geographical information system) for engineering design — is highly detailed. Utilizing this software in a business environment means careful selection of the most useful of this software — and with a minimum of overlap.
Keeping Your IT Clients’ PLM Grounded As Cloud Adoption Becomes More Mainstream
There is a lot of talk about cloud computing today and its exponentially growing presence among enterprise technology, particularly product lifecycle management (PLM). While PLM “in the cloud” is available today, its adoption can be slow. PLM provides a central and secure location to track and manage product data throughout the product lifecycle including: component data, bill of materials (BOMs), product documentation, engineering changes and revisions, as well as quality and compliance information.
How EMI And BI Drive Operational Performance For Your Manufacturing Clients
To be able to leverage enterprise manufacturing intelligence (EMI) and business intelligence (BI), it is importance to understand what each brings to the table for a manufacturer. Do you know the differences between enterprise manufacturing intelligence (EMI) and business intelligence (BI)? Are they interchangeable? Complementary?
5 Must-Have Mobile Computing Features For Manufacturing And Warehousing
Mobility provides a number of advantages for manufacturing and warehousing applications, including everything from reduced manual errors to increased employee productivity to faster time to market. As warehouse and factory operators are increasingly realizing these benefits, they are turning to mobile solutions in growing numbers.
Must-Haves For Ruggedized Warehouse Scanners: Making Evaluation Easy As 1-2-3
When looking at ruggedized warehouse scanners, there are many angles to take when deciding must-haves for these devices. But before creating a checklist of features or technology, it is more important to have criteria that will drive your choices and evaluation. It’s about more than just the fastest processors, latest system architecture, and options for operating systems.
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Honeywell Keeps The Distribution Center Competitive With New Technology Shown At Promat 2015
For distribution center operators continually striving to reduce costs and grow their business, Honeywell’s industry-leading line-up of warehouse and distribution center-focused solutions are on display now through March 26 at Chicago’s ProMat Show 2015, in the Honeywell booth #3563.
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Manufacturing: Thermal Printing Solutions Manufactures, already endeavoring to survive immense competition and the unfavorable economy, are further challenged with lowering costs and improving asset utilization.
1861 Handheld UHF RFID Reader
Unique from typical RFID readers, the CipherLab 1861 handheld RFID reader gives you extended RFID reading and writing capabilities via most Bluetooth® mobile devices.
CP40 Series Industrial Mobile Computers
Built to support your mobile workforce at the warehouse or in the field, the CP40 series mobile computers deliver an optimal combination of anywhere mobility and real-time data communication into a rugged PDA form factor. Handy yet feature-packed, the CP40 series accelerates productivity and boosts efficiency wherever you need it.
CP60 Series Industrial Mobile Computer
The rugged CipherLab CP60 series is an industrial mobile computer designed to fully assist your staff in the field with the most cutting edge specifications. Crafted for the harsh environments of transportation & logistics, warehousing, manufacturing and field service, this tough mobile computer will allow your workers to maximize productivity with the most up-to-date technologies.
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Panther Industries Demonstrates SATO 8408 Print Engine
During Pack Expo, Panther Industries demonstrated their new 1000 Series print/apply solution featuring SATO's S8408 Print Engine. A robust, low-cost solution designed for 24x7 operation.
Zebra QLn Mobile Printer – VARTECH Product Demo
This video from VARTECH 2012 features Zebra’s QLn line of mobile printers. They are designed to print bar code labels, receipts, and tickets among other applications. The primary verticals for the QLn are warehousing and retail.
RFID For Book Publishing: Track, Authenticate & SAVE
SATO offers book publishers and other hard/soft cover product manufacturers an efficient and accurate RFID smart tag supply chain solution for accurate tracking the life span of products, from the publisher’s warehouse to the bookstore, substantially reducing theft and fraud while improving and streamlining logistics and credit reconciliation processes.