1. StayLinked Software For Tough Tablets

    When you purchase tough tablets from Glacier Computer, it’s important to know there are a few different application options. Whether you’re looking for an application that helps to support, secure, manage and track mobile devices, or are looking for something that was built to stay connected to host systems, we have it all. Our Software - StayLinked StayLinked is another application we offer w…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Create Time By Upgrading Your Computers

    Have you always wondered what your employees would do with their spare time at work if they had it? Running back and forth between their desktop computer and then back to driving their forklift can cause your workers to lose precious time - precious time that they could be applying to another task at hand. Are you wanting to give your employees an opportunity to save some time while out on the war…Read More

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Most Common Ways To Break Your Tablet

    Just like smartphones, tablets are fragile and very susceptible to breaks. For this reason, Glacier Computers has made it a point to make the best industrial tablets for use in a warehouse, a job site or for personal reasons; it’s up to you! But what would make you want to buy an industrial tablet at all? Well, if you’re rough with tablets, it’s not uncommon for them to break, which leads us…Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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 a durable tablet 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 …Read More

  10. 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

  11. Intelligent forklifts reshape the warehouse

    Modern smart 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. Smart forklifts promote new process flows in the warehouse. When integrated to a warehouse management system (WMS), the forklift’s fork can be raised or lowered more q…Read More

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. Our Tablets Are Tested To Last

    There’s a tough advantage to buying fully 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 fully rugged 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 toug…Read More

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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