Warfighters, law enforcement and first responders set the real life specifications. Engineers then build to meet the ruggedized needs of the specific environment.
Scaling Mount Rugged
Rugged notebook expert Roger Kay, President of Endpoint Technologies Associates, developed a scale for measuring ruggedness presented in his new research – Redefining Rugged - Assessing the Spectrum of Durability in the Notebook Market.
- Rugged Conditions Call For Rugged IT
The old axiom “a chain is only as strong as its weakest link” means that all the components – hardware, software and peripherals – and all the connections, cables and networks have to be equally rugged.
- 12 Keys To Rugged Reliability
After canvassing civilian and military rugged IT users, SMEs and manufacturers on the phone, at FOSE 2009 and GovSec 2009, 1105 Government Information Group Custom Media offers a dozen steps to rugged reliability.
- You're In The Army Now
The Army's Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4) uses rugged technologies to save lives.