If so, there are several benefits to mounting your laptop in your vehicle. The most important reason for doing so is for safety reasons. By safely securing your laptop in a mount you prevent your laptop from flying across your vehicle and possibly hitting you should you break suddenly. Some vehicle mounting companies are airbag compliant which means that the mount will not interfere with the airbag. One example is Gamber Johnson. Another great benefit to mounting your laptop in your vehicle is that you get a stronger GPS signal when integrating a GPS antenna. Check out some vehicle specific mounting options for your laptop by clicking here.
The new Panasonic Toughbook Y5 Business Rugged Laptop now comes with 1GB memory vs. only 512MB and at a lower price! The Toughbook Y5 also comes with a 14.1″ LCD screen, Integrated Combo Drive and only weighs 3.7 lbs. The Toughbook Y5 is also wireless ready for Sprint and Verizon wireless networks. Did I mention it had a 6 hour battery life? Perfect for the business traveler or anyone that wants a slick, light dependable laptop with great battery life.
Group Mobile has a great tool for those of you that want a rugged mobile computer but aren’t sure what you want in it. Learn about the different degrees of ruggedness, display characteristics, keyboard features, integrated options, vehicle mounts, office docks and much more. Fill out this questionnaire and learn about the options available to you.
The new Rugged SwitchBack Ultra Mobile PC (UMPC) from Black Diamond Advanced Technology (BDAT) is a revolutionary new product designed with the military, public safety, field service, utility, logistics and transportation in mind. Weighing only 3 pounds, the SwitchBack has some great features such as a hot swappable battery, removable hard drive, condensed QWERTY keyboard, touchscreen and pointing device. The SwitchBack also comes with a sunlight viewable display and can run multiple operating systems.
The CRN Fast Growth 100 List is an annual list of the 100 top solution providers that have achieved rapid growth in revenue over the past two years. “This year’s Fast Growth 100 companies come in all shapes and sizes. But what they share is a passion for growing their businesses at warp speed. And it’s the benefits that come with being a big company that spur these solution providers to get big fast.” – Jeanette Boyne, CRN Magazine
Group Mobile is proud to announce that we made the 2007 Inc. 5000 List. The Inc. 5000 is a list of the nation’s fastest growing private companies. Group Mobile ranked # 595 overall as well as # 15 in the Computers and Electronics category and # 20 out of all companies located in Arizona.
General Dynamics Itronix has found a new way to increase screen brightness on rugged mobile computers, without sacrificing battery life or processing performance. The new DynaVue display balances display brightness and contrast ratio and virtually eliminates the internal reflections that wash out display clarity.