1. Actions That Break Tablets

    Are you an individual who has always been rough on tablets, smartphones or any other handheld device? If so, our team has created a solution to make your life better, and less damaging. Whether you work in an industry that requires rugged tablets or you’re an individual who would love to own a tablet that can withstand tough circumstances, we have the products you’ll find useful. But if you ar…Read More

  2. How To Destroy Your Tablet

    From getting in the hands of your kids to environmentally hazardous jobs, tablets can take a beating. One of the best ways to make sure you have a tablet that lasts is by purchasing one you know can withstand the test of time, and the elements. With a tough tablet, you can rest assured that all of your worries will disintegrate. But what if you don’t have a tough tablet? What types of hazards do…Read More

  3. One System to Rule Them All

    Your business no longer has to delay a critical hardware purchase because that hardware may not run the next operating system or platform upgrade.  KODIAK is built to run the latest versions and the widest range of operating systems of any VMT, right out of the box. Check it out at MODEX, April 4th through the 7th. If you are not going to MODEX just sign up here to try a KODIAK out for yourse…Read More

  4. Intelligent forklifts reshape the warehouse

    Modern intelligent forklifts include diagnostics that allow the equipment to signal when it needs to be serviced, control speed, prevent slipping by monitoring wheel spin and traction on slick floors, avoid collisions - and much more. Intelligent forklifts promote new process flows in the warehouse. When integrated to a warehouse management system (WMS), the forklift’s fork can be raised or lowe…Read More

  5. Can Dust Cause Damage To Technology?

    Contrary to popular belief, dust can cause you a litany of problems if it surrounds your electronic components. In our previous post, we started giving readers some reasons why dust is bad for devices, which is just one more reason to purchase an industrial tablet that can handle dust particles like a champ. So, why is dust rough on technology? Several reasons why dust is bad for technology: Dust …Read More

  6. Why is Dust Bad For Your Tablet?

    Dust is everywhere. With each human shedding ¾ of an ounce of skin a day, there is plenty of dust to go around. All of these flakes add up and can cause dust to form. However, this isn’t the only type of compound that causes dust to form. Dust can come from blowing dirt, pollen, molds, bacteria, animal dander, hair, fibers, insulation, dust mites, decomposing insects, but again, most commonly d…Read More

  7. Glacier Computer to Highlight KODIAK Forklift Computer at MODEX 2016

    Glacier Computer returns to MODEX 2016, April 4th-7th, highlighting the Kodiak our 5th Generation forklift computer! For over 15 years, Glacier Computer industrial hardware has been relied upon by many of the nations top companies spanning a wide array of industries and applications.  Glacier forklift computers in particular provide mission critical 24/7 data transmission and retrieval in envi…Read More

  8. Our Tablets Are Tested To Last

    There’s a tough advantage to buying rugged tablets for your company. Whether you’re in an industry that uses forklift computers, you’re outside at a construction site or you have trucks making deliveries all day long, our tough tablets will make a difference. It’s pretty clear that the rugged tablets available at Glacier Computer are unbeatable; here’s why. Each of our tough tablets go t…Read More

  9. Glacier S9000 Material Handling Product of the Day

    If you missed it, Material Handling Product News chose the Glacier S9000 as their product of the day. Equipped with an Intel Atom D2550 64-bit 1.86 GHz processor and up to 4GB of memory, the Everest S9000 stainless steel fixed computer terminal by Glacier Computer is constructed to meet tough hygienic and/or clean-room requirements. It can be washed down without being shut down first, making it i…Read More

  10. John Geary Rejoins Glacier Computer As Strategic Accounts Manager

    New Milford, CT. – January 1, 2016 – Glacier Computer, a leading manufacturer of rugged computers announced today that John Geary has rejoined the organization as Strategic Accounts Manager. Mr. Geary has over 30 years of experience in the electronic industry. As one of the original co-founders, John was a significant contributor in Glacier’s early success. After ten years with Glacier, …Read More

  11. Is Something Lacking in Forklift Safety Training?

    There’s an excellent article at Forklift Action.com on forklift safety. Here’s a snippet. “There are an estimated 855,900 active forklifts and 1.5 million forklift operators in the USA; multiply this across the globe and you begin to see the difficulty in regulating and promoting safety in such a vast and ever-changing industry. There is no denying that forklifts have done a huge amount to a…Read More

  12. E4500 Made For Industrial Use

    When it comes to working on a construction site or in a warehouse, keeping all of your data in an organized piece of technology can be tough. There’s nothing more frustrating than having to be careful with how dirty your hands are, not to mention the environment you’re using your fragile tablet in. Worry no more, because Glacier Computer has all of the industrial tablets you’re in need of. W…Read More

  13. The T810 Industrial Tablet Explained

    Field careers are hard work. Not only are you out in all different types of weather conditions, but if you have a job where you must record all of your findings and data, your job could be harder than it should be. Luckily, Glacier Computer has all of the tough tablets you need to do your job efficiently and effectively! Don’t waste time trying to protect your current tablet from weather. Rain…Read More

  14. The T710 Tough Tablet Explained

    Working in the field can be tough. There’s nothing like getting out your place of research or the construction site you’re working on with the worry that you are going to damage your expensive tablet or laptop. Because of this, Glacier Computer has put in the effort to find and provide the best and most reliable industrial tablets. We have the perfect industrial tablets for every job imaginabl…Read More

  15. T707 Rugged Tablet Explained

    Finding a tough tablet to complete a job well done can be difficult. Sure, there are plenty of tablets out there to choose from, but which tablet is the right one for you and your business? Did you know that there are rugged tablets out there that can make your life much easier than it ever has been? Stop worrying about the computers your employees work with by ordering a rugged powerhouse of a ta…Read More

  16. The Fusion 7 Rugged Android Explained

    Is it time to upgrade your company's computing system with tough tablet that can be used on the fly? It’s harder than ever before to use a dainty laptop or tablet for business, especially when you’re in the field. It’s important to remember that, even if you’re in the field, you can and should have access to the technology that you need. Don’t let the field hinder you from accessing the …Read More

  17. Introducing Industrial Technology

    Trying to use technology in the field can be hard, especially if you’re using a fragile device. Laptops and tablets usually aren’t made for field work, but the rugged tablets available at Glacier Computer are far from what you’d ever imagined. If you’re in an industry that hasn’t made the switch over to our rugged tablets, you may want to start soon! We are the proud provider of rugged t…Read More

  18. Pros of Tough Tablets

    Tablets are a great way to get work done, especially on the go. But if you have always used a laptop to get work done on the fly, you may want to rethink your strategy. At Glacier Computer, we provide tough tablets for any company that needs them. And with so many choices available out there, are you sure you know which would be the best choice for you? After all, if you’ve been using a laptop f…Read More

  19. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday – October 28th, 2015

    This week on TTOW  we've got BOEING's new electromagnetic Pulse Weapon for the US Air Force,  a completely automated stair-climbing wheelchair, some of the most detailed moon maps ever, and an extreme tourism opportunity you may want to start saving for (pictured above). First up, some "boom-boom" without the boom. The US Air Force and BOEING have announced" an electromagnetic pulse weapon, cap…Read More