Category Archives: Rugged

Rugged Tablets for Military Applications at AUSA Expo

AUSA Military Computer Expo LogoWashington, DC – The Association for the United States Army is gearing up for this year’s Annual Meeting & Expo, an opportunity for all divisions of the US Army to share ongoing programs, and meet with potential vendors and experts from a variety of support industries. The event is the largest landpower exposition and professional development forum in North America, designed to deliver the US Army’s messages, highlight capabilities, and provide a showcase for suppliers and partners to work together. Estone Tech is in attendance at the event right now, which runs through tomorrow – offering the next generation of military grade rugged electronics. (more…)

ERP: Food Processing & Packaging Automation

Food Processing and Packaging has been one of the fastest growing areas for automation over the past decade. With perishable raw materials, strict regulations about equipment function and cleanliness, and an ever changing market for material sources & prices; being able to quickly adapt a food production or packaging operation is essential. One of the biggest steps towards efficiency for food production & packaging operations has been the implementation of the ERP, or Enterprise Resource Plan. (more…)

Logistics & Material Handling Tablets at CeMAT 2017

CeMat ExpoMississauga, ON – “Bright Minds. Big Ideas. Better Manufacturing.”, is the theme for this year’s Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show, one of the largest worldwide manufacturing technology events. Several other expos and conferences will take advantage of the size and popularity of the event by collocating to create a simply can’t-miss experience. One of those shows will be CeMAT-Canada, covering all the latest technology and advancements in Logistics and Material Handling. Estone Tech will be on hand at the CeMAT event to discuss rugged tablet solutions for logistics, warehouse operations, and more. Our variety of ready-made and OEM tablet solutions are ready made for life on the road or in the shipping department with IP67 waterproof ratings, high shock, drop, and vibration resistance, built in tools like barcode scanners and NFC scanners, and critical features like drop-in docking and anti-glare screens.

Taking place at The International Centre, CeMAT and other collocated events will cover more than 100,000 square feet of expo and conference space. Attendees will be able to explore the latest products & services from more than 700 companies, in industries like Packaging & Labeling, Moving & Logistics, Storing & Warehousing, and Management & IT. The entire event is presented by the Society for Mechanical Engineering, SME, and seeks to improve access to technology and knowledge that makes engineering more accessible. A variety of keynote speeches and learning sessions will be available to attendees.

To schedule a meeting with Estone Tech representatives at the event, please “Contact Us” via our web form, or send us an email at info@estone-tech.com.

Estone Tech designs and manufactures computer products for the Logistics Industry, Healthcare Industry, Field Service Industries, Retail & Hospitality Industries, and anywhere else computers need to be effective, powerful, and tough enough to stand up to the job. You can learn more about the company’s specialized solutions at http://estone-tech.com.

Infographic – Rugged Tablets & Displays: Five Years Out

Rugged tablets and displays aren’t just a growing market – they’re exploding. With a wide variety of industries from financial markets to food service all engaging in increasing automation efforts, the demand for rugged tablets and panel PCs is at an all time high, and shows no signs of stopping. Check out this week’s infographic to see where the market is now, and where it’s expected to go next. (more…)

OEM Tablet PCs – The Basics

OEM Tablet PCsKnowing the needs of a particular industry is a company’s worth of full time jobs. While general purpose consumer products can sometimes be shoehorned into duty servicing the needs of a particular industry, they rarely offer the level of comprehensiveness needed to meet requirements, and reach the end of their life cycle with the industry very quickly. That’s where specialized companies come in – stocked with researchers and engineers who understand the industry completely, and seek answers to the most pressing questions. These companies supply products and services that are ideal to the end users, and have long life cycles and robust applications. (more…)

Estone Tech Partner J Squared at DEFSEC 2017 Defense & Security Expo

Defense & Security ConferenceHalifax, NS  – Estone Tech partner J Squared will be in attendance at the Canadian Defense, Security, and Aerospace conference at the Cunard Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, next month. As Canada’s premier conference for defense, security, and aerospace technologies, DEFSEC’s agenda includes a variety of educational and informative programs, as well as a large industry expo with dozens of companies displaying the latest products and technologies.

J Squared is a new Estone Tech partner, and a long time certified vendor of rugged technologies for the harshest industries. They will have plenty of information available on Estone Tech’s rugged, (more…)

Automotive Touchscreen Deliveries Rise

Embedded Touchscreen Technology is appearing everywhere these days, from factory floors to fast food drink dispensers. And with reduced costs and increased availability, the trend shows no signs of stopping. Embedded touchscreen computers provide for more advanced, intuitive device controls and human-machine interfaces, while costing less and requiring less manufacturing time and materials than traditional physical buttons and switches.

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What Factors Go Into a Military Mobile Device

The Marine Corps has announced that their new Marine Common Handheld, or MCH, the next step in their ‘Nett Warrior’ program to equip soldiers with battlefield ready technology, will be ready by 2019. The device integrates necessary military software & tools with rugged tablet devices to give US service members in the field the ability to communicate location and situation, receive critical battlefield intel, and become a more efficient fighting force. (more…)

Cleveland Hosts Manufacturing Technology Experts for 3 Days of Learning

Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo LogoCleveland, OH – Representatives from companies across the world will gather together with executives and leaders from some of the world’s most successful and progressive companies to discuss the ongoing and growing role of technology in manufacturing during the Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo, a 3 day event in downtown Cleveland, OH. From May 8th – 10th, more than 100 exhibitors and representatives from hundreds of companies and dozens of professional organizations will gather together to learn and connect. Estone Tech North American Sales Manager David Mondelli will be there, available to meet and speak with attendees throughout the event. (more…)

Rugged Retail & Food Service Tablets on Display at the National Restaurant Association Show

National Restaurant Association LogoChicago, IL – Over the past few years, revolutions in fast-casual dining, fresh and sustainable kitchens, and exotic tastes have grown. Now more than ever, running an efficient restaurant and a kitchen that produces fresh, economically viable meals require advanced technology. The National Restaurant Association Show, May 20th – 23rd in Chicago, in coordination with the International Foodservice Marketplace, provides an opportunity for restaurant owners, chefs, foodservice companies, and anyone else involved in the dining industry, to learn about the latest offerings in restaurant technology, new food trends, new management techniques, and more. Estone Tech Business Development Manager Wayne Evans will be on hand to display our rugged tablets and smart panel computers specifically suited to the restaurant industry. (more…)