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Executive Perspective: Disruptive Handheld Solutions for the Logistics Industry

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For decades, Panasonic has pioneered handheld computing and barcode scanning globally, refining and optimizing the technology based on user feedback. Two years ago, armed with that rich customer insight, Panasonic Mobility introduced its first handheld tablets, the Toughpad® FZ-E1 and Toughpad FZ-X1 in the U.S. In that time, Michael Smola, Director of Enterprise Sales for Panasonic Mobility […]

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The Changing Transportation Dynamic in the Supply Chain and How Mobility Can Help

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The increase in consumer online purchasing is only one of the factors pushing logistics organizations or companies to improve their performance while maintaining profitability. Based on a recent survey performed by a transportation and logistics software provider, operators are facing challenges on several fronts. Moving goods through the supply chain has become a centerpiece of commerce […]

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Common Denominators in Mobile Service – What Field Service Organizations are Looking to Solve with Mobile

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Field service organizations demand certain features as they search for the perfect mobile application. Invest in a solution that addresses the industry’s most pressing needs. It’s human nature to want what other people want. If I get a recommendation for out-of-this world meat loaf at a restaurant, I’m going to order the meat loaf. If […]

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Rugged Mobile Devices Provide New Gateways to Augmented Reality for Utilities

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The utility industry is facing challenges it hasn’t seen before as alternative providers come to market and bring new technologies that help them address old problems. Augmented reality promises to help reduce costs of maintenance, make operations safer and increase first-call resolution rates. As more systems and equipment are developedable to support these concepts and operations, the promise […]

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