Feature Articles

  1. Windows Vs. Android: The Tablet OS Face-Off
    8/17/2012

    In May, DRS Technologies introduced two new 7” tablet computers – the ARMOR X7et and the ARMOR X7ad. The X7 products are thin, lightweight tablets that DRS says it introduced based on customer requests.

  2. Home At Last - PBS&J Utilizes Multiple Integrated Data Capture Technologies To Aid In Rebuilding After Hurricane Katrina
    8/2/2012

    MEMA and PBS&J didn't want paperwork to be an obstacle to residents moving out of their temporary living conditions and they sought to streamline the processes required to build and install new modular homes.

  3. Just The Ticket - Sand Springs Police Department Implements Handheld Mobile Computers To Improve Officer Productivity And Safety
    8/1/2012

    To serve and protect is just one of the many things the Sand Springs Police Department (SSPD) is tasked with on a daily basis. As the department’s officers report to work each day, citations are just one of the many ways they keep their population of 19,000 safe.

  4. Automating The Fleet - Earhart Petroleum Improves Visibility Into Its Fleet Operations With Vehicle Mount Computers And Rugged Handhelds
    8/1/2012

    Earhart Petroleum had several goals they hoped to achieve as a result of the technology investment. They looked to improve delivery efficiency (as measured by gallons delivered per truck/per day) by 20 percent, minimize inventory shrinkage, reduce staff overtime and improve invoice turnaround time by three business days.

  5. Equipped To Deliver - Therapy Support Streamlines Inventory Management, Billing, Dispatch, And More With Mobile Computers
    8/1/2012

    Therapy Support delivers durable medical equipment such as hospital beds, oxygen concentrators, and wheelchairs to customers throughout Missouri, Ohio, Michigan and Texas.

  6. Evaluating Label Printers To Support Transportation & Logistics Operations
    8/1/2012

    Bar coded shipping labels are key to sophisticated tracking and material handling systems that make efficient transportation and distribution operations possible.

  7. How The Right Printer Can Make A Difference For Manufacturers
    8/1/2012

    Information and documentation are essential components of everything that manufacturers produce and ship today, whether products need to be tracked through the production process or through the supply chain to the customer.

  8. Five Things To Consider When Using Tablet Computers In Forklift Applications
    8/1/2012

    This white paper reviews some of the important differences between tablets and purpose-built computers for forklifts, and presents the five key issues that must be considered when assessing tablet computers for forklift operators.

  9. Developing Exclusive Fashion Assortments Using Consumer Insight
    7/19/2012

    The landscape of the retail industry is changing rapidly.  With the overall industry growing at only 3-4% per year (according to the National Retail Federation), retailers and brands are in a constant tug-of-war to gain share.

  10. Stadium Production Crew Reduces Labor Hours With New Asset Tracking System
    7/17/2012

    University of Phoenix Stadium is home to the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals and also host to various conventions, trade shows, and concerts each year. The scoreboard production department is responsible for putting on not only the 10+ Cardinals football games each fall but they are also tasked with an additional 100-200 sports, entertainment and trade show events a year.