DataGear Completes Successful Project at the Port of Long Beach

In partnership with Siklu, DataGear completed a successful surveillance installation project at the Port of Long Beach in California.[ . . . ]

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Our Cincinnati Repair Facility is Moving to Hebron, Kentucky

DataGear's Cincinnati repair facility will move to Hebron, Kentucky June 23, 2014. The facility will provide on-site and depot repair services for customers in the midwest and eastern United States.[ . . . ]

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Innovative Retail Mobile Solutions for Retail

Motorola Solutions recently announced the launch of several new solutions to help businesses meet their retail customer's needs in today's quickly changing environment. The DS4800 Handheld Imager and the FX7500 Fixed RFID Reader were debuted at the Annual NRF Expo and Convention. [ . . . ]

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Boost Employee Productivity in the Warehouse with These 4 Battery Usage Tips

Maximize your employees’ productivity by helping them keep their mobile devices up and running. Here are a few tips to improve battery life and use to keep your mobile devices in use and not in their charging cradles. [ . . . ]

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The Easiest Way to Lower Your Label Printing Costs

Saving money on costly printhead replacements is easy when you use genuine Zebra labels and ribbons. Plus, your printer performs better, giving you high-quality, consistent and reliable results. [ . . . ]

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Will We See You at the 2013 World Ag Expo?

Each year the world's largest annual agricultural exposition, the World Ag Expo, is held in Tulare, California. This year's event will be Feb 12-14, 2013 at the International Agri-Center, 4500 South Laspina Street, Tulare, CA 93274. [ . . . ]

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Motorola Introduces the AP 6522 Access Point

Motorola 6522 APThe new enterprise-class AP 6522 is 802.11n and ideal for modern networks that require a system that can handle bandwidth-heavy video and voice applications as well as BYOD devices. [ . . . ]

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Keurig Coffee Makers Use RFID to Brew the Perfect Cup

Keurig uses RFID to brew coffeeThe new Keurig Office coffee maker, the Vue 1200, has a built in RFID reader to determine the type of coffee being brewed and adjusts the settings to match the "built-in" recipe by using the best temperature, airflow and timing for each cup. [ . . . ]

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Contest to Create a More Colorful Barcode Scanner

Barcode scanner design contestBarcode.com, publisher of The Bar Code News has introduced a contest to inspire innovation in the data capture industry. In attempt to introduce a more colorful alternative to barcode scanners available in endless shades of grey, Barcode.com has opened up a competition to design a more functional and aesthetically pleasing scanner [ . . . ]

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How a Service Contract Can Save You Money

Even with the typical, daily wear and tear on your mobile computing devices, maintenance can be costly, especially with legacy equipment. With an extended warranty or maintenance contract, you can not only help extend the life of your equipment, but save on ongoing maintenance costs and repair. There are a number of reasons to consider a repair plan as opposed to “paying as you go.” Some of these benefits can include: [ . . . ]

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DAP Explains IP Ratings Against Water

Last week we posted a video put together by DAP technologies on how IP ratings work in regards to dust. This week, we have video on how IP ratings work against water, one of the most dangerous elements for electronic devices. In the following video, DAP discusses IP ratings and why it is important to use industrial grade devices in rugged environments to ensure greater ROI from your computers. [ . . . ]

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DAP Explains IP Ratings Against Dust

Here is a great video that DAP Technologies put together explaining how IP ratings work and why protection against dust is important. [ . . . ]

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Innovative RFID Applications

Innovative RFID applications In an earlier post, we mentioned the use of RFID wristbands in hospitals and for children in amusement parks, but this latest addition shows the use of RFID wristbands in the entertainment industry and many other potential applications. [ . . . ]

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Considerations when Going Wireless in Your Warehouse

Considerations for a wireless warehouseGoing wireless in your warehouse, according to NOP World Technology, can increase company productivity by up to 27%. In a survey by Intel, they noted that it only takes 11 minutes of increased productivity per employee per week to pay for the average cost of deploying a wireless system. That’s only about two minutes per day. With quick ROI and improved productivity, it’s no wonder companies are increasingly turning to WLAN as the solution for their warehouses. [ . . . ]

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What Equipment is Needed for a Video Surveillance System

Surveillance equipmentSurveillance systems are no longer created just to “survey,” they are now an important element of any data and asset tracking system. There are several different elements required for the successful implementation of an IP surveillance system beyond the cameras and video management software. Here is a list of the equipment and considerations when designing a camera system. [ . . . ]

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Things to Consider When Choosing a Vehicle Mount for Your Mobile Devices

How to choose a vehicle mount for your mobile devicesIn order to properly determine what equipment you will need to mount your mobile device, there are several factors that should be considered. These include: [ . . . ]

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DataGear in Canada

Antenna installation in Canada Here are a few antenna mounts we designed that were installed in Canada. These mounts are over 110 feet in the air. [ . . . ]

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7 Things You Aren't Doing with Your Camera System

Seven ways to utilize a camera systemToday surveillance systems can be used for so much more than security – here are seven ways you might not be fully utilizing your camera system that we’ve put into a fun acronym: [ . . . ]

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