Rugged Tablets for Transportation & Logistics

Markets

  • Rail – From tracking rolling stock to streamlining the delivery of people and freight, rugged PCs can help you manage your workforce and keep pace with the daily operations.
  • Intermodal – Built to meet the demands of shock, vibration, moisture exposure and temperature extremes, our Windows devices let you analyze resource utilization, create schedules, evaluate capacity and plan transfers from one mode of transport to another.
  • Planes & Airports – The xTablets from MobileDemand, along with its tablet accessories, is a valuable tool in streamlining plane and airline operations, ensuring on-time departures and arrivals and meeting safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Shipping & Ports –Ideal for withstanding the harsh atmosphere of ports, warehouses, cold storage and dock transfer, rugged devices are versatile tools for supply chain management, vessel tracking and ship maintenance.  
  • Trucking – MobileDemand’s xTablet series of rugged computers are ideally suited for the trucking and transport industries, allowing truckers and fleet managers to succeed in demanding work conditions that allow little room for error.

Benefits

  • Communicate with workers in real-time
  • Reduce costly paperwork
  • Eliminate data entry errors
  • Track container locations
  • Optimize asset utilization
  • Improve customer service
  • Scan bar codes and capture signatures
  • Capture images of damaged items
  • Minimize downtime

Applications

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  • Dispatch
  • Route optimization
  • Capacity management
  • Proof of service and/or delivery
  • Inventory management
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Inspections and maintenance
  • Various GPS and RFID applications
  • Passenger ticketing
  • In-transit visibility (ITV)

Tablet Features

  • Standard, full-screen software applications that run on Microsoft Windows Professional or Home Edition OS
  • Intel processor for complex T&L applications
  • Built rugged for drop, shock, water resistance, dust and temperature exposure
  • Handheld, stationary or mounted handling options - Learn about vehicle mount tablets
  • Long-life battery options
  • All-light readable display for indoor and outdoor use
  • Integrated, tethered or wireless barcode scanning to ensure accurate data collection
  • RFID reading through optional devices
  • Secure wireless LAN and WWAN connectivity for real-time communication
  • Color cameras to capture images of damaged goods
  • GPS for route optimization and fuel cost reduction

Case Studies

Heniff Transportation Saves $1M+ Using Tablets to be More Efficient in the Field

Heniff Transportation Saves $1M+ Using Tablets to be More Efficient in the Field

MobileDemand and PeopleNet streamline operations for Heniff Transportation Systems. Liquid bulk carrier anticipates savings of roughly $1,150,000 per year.

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Erdner Bros. Warehouses Replace Pen and Paper with Rugged Windows Tablets

Erdner Bros. Warehouses Replace Pen and Paper with Rugged Windows Tablets

Since deploying the xTablet Flex rugged tablets, Erdner has seen significant improvements to product traceability and data visibility.

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Trucking Companies Stay Compliant, Cut Costs and Improve Productivity with Tablets

Trucking Companies Stay Compliant, Cut Costs and Improve Productivity with Tablets

By deploying rugged tablets, fleets are reducing costs, increasing safety and compliance, and improving customer service. PeopleNet shows how.

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Recent News

MobileDemand Launches xTablet® T1150 Featuring Robust Functionality and Durability at a Value Price Point

HIAWATHA, IA – SEPTEMBER 28, 2017– MobileDemand, a leading rugged Windows® tablet provider, announced the launch of the xTablet T1150 - rugged innovation for the mobile workforce. …

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FMCSA ELD Mandate Quickly Approaching

If you are in the business of trucking, transportation, logistics, or shipping, you are likely aware of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) mandate that will take effect on …

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Setting the Standard for Rugged Surface Pro

August 14, 2017 HIAWATHA, IA - MobileDemand has announced they are the first rugged case for the new Microsoft Surface Pro in the Designed for Surface program.

 

Matt Miller, President and …

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Drop Testing the xTablet Flex 10A Rugged Tablet

Part of the MIL-STD-810G test method is sometimes referred to as the “drop test", and it gauges how well a device holds up to direct impacts while falling from a specified height. The tests are …

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Download resource guide

Title: Do More with Forklift-Mounted Tablets

Content: How should you mount the tablet? How rugged should the device be? How should you power the tablet? Advantages of rugged Windows tablets. And more!

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