1. 10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Forklift Computer

    Mounting the right computer on a forklift doesn't need to be a daunting task. Yes, there are myriad options from rugged all-in-one vehicle-mount units to a wide array of industrial tablet computers. Yes, making the right selection for your environment and application will play a significant role in user-acceptance, deployment success, and ultimately the ROI management expects from a capital…Read More

  2. Glacier End of Life Announcement for E4500 and E5000 Everest Computers

    Glacier Computer is committed to helping customers maintain their competitive advantage by developing rugged mobile data collection solutions that provide operational efficiency and superior value. Product End of Life (EOL) and technology evolution are key components of that strategy and Glacier’s Everest E5000, and E4500 rugged terminals have reached a point in their life cycle where components…Read More

  3. Aegex Announces Glacier Computer as Reseller of UL 913Class I Div I Tablets

    Glacier Computer will now offer Aegex solutions for hazardous industries in the U.S., including oil and gas, chemical, utilities and others that require ruggedized, intrinsically safe equipment. The company will carry the Aegex10 Intrinsically Safe tablet, a Windows 10 enterprise tablet that is globally certified for use in the most explosive hazardous locations worldwide. The Aegex device is the …Read More

  4. Is There a ‘Wolf’ Feeding On Your Warehouse?

    You’ve heard the story. Big wolf. Little pigs. Three houses. Guess what? They were Warehouses for bricks, lumber, and yes—straw. The big bad wolf? That was inefficiency eating away at the bottom line. It was becoming a serious problem. They’d each taken it on the chinny-chin-chin and were huffing and puffing about improving profits. A much-needed equipment upgrade to go with their Warehouse …Read More

  5. Glacier Celebrates Xplore Tech’s 20th Anniversary

    Glacier Computer is a proud Authorized Reseller of Xplore Rugged Tablets. AUSTIN, Texas—August 23, 2016— Xplore Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: XPLR) today marks the start of its 20-year anniversary celebration. Since 1996, Xplore has exclusively engineered and delivered the most complete line of purpose-built rugged tablet technologies on Earth. According to VDC Research, out of all of the mobil…Read More

  6. You’ve Got a Rugged Environment – Glacier’s Got a Solution

    Did you know that Glacier Computers are found in ports around the United States? We help port managers put logistics solutions at their operator’s fingertips. Your "Marine Operating environment" may not be a port but if proximity to lakes, rivers, streams, fog, high humidity, or even clumsy coffee drinkers pose a threat to your hardware and your operation, Glacier has a solution. We can help yo…Read More

  7. The Siren Song of Lift-Mounted ‘Rugged’ Tablets

    In Greek mythology, the Sirens were dangerous yet beautiful creatures, who lured nearby sailors with their enchanting music and voices to shipwreck on the rocky coast of their island. In Tablet Mythology the iPad revolution lured warehouse managers and IT specialists toward an emerging rogues gallery of "rugged" tablets as a 'more affordable' next-gen productivity solution. But lifts by their ver…Read More

  8. Software For Your Industry

    Did you know that there are many different industrial applications you can have installed on your rugged tablets? Whether you need to centralize control over employees by tracking their network, want to have voice enablement software solutions or are eager to create your very own keyboards and panels to integrate into your workforce, our software applications for your rugged tablets are perfect fo…Read More

  9. Think Twice Before Purchasing a Flimsy Tablet

    Without thinking twice, you can purchase a tablet and use it day-in and day-out. But just as quickly as saying hello, you could be saying goodbye. In our previous posts, we started giving our rugged tablet readers the fastest ways they could be saying goodbye to their beloved tablet too soon if they don’t go rugged. Catch up here, and then continue reading. 10 EASY WAYS TO COMPLETELY RUIN YOUR N…Read More

  10. Excellent Ways To Say Farewell to Your Tablet

    As you may know by now, tablets are fragile and should be handled with care. For many folks, tablets don’t last very long, and there are plenty of reasons why. If you’re someone who works in an environment in which a tablet won’t survive for long, you need our rugged tablets. Our rugged tablets have proven to be able to stand the test of time in all different types of environments. So, where…Read More

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. Tablets Work Great For Law Enforcement

    Ruggedized tablets are becoming more and more popular. As jobs begin to expand and careers are being filled, there is more use now than ever before for a tablet that can handle everything from accidental drops to dust storms. But there are some jobs out there that require rugged tablets in order to complete a job well done. Law enforcement fits into this category. You may notice that squad cars ev…Read More