ruggedized computer

ruggedized computer

[′rəg·ə‚dīzd kəm′pyüd·ər]
(computer science)
A computer, especially a minicomputer, built so as to reduce vibrations, resist moisture, and remain unaffected by electromagnetic interferences such as are found in factory, military, or mobile environments.
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As such, the Panasonic Ruggedized Computer Tablets have been determined by the Fire Department to be the best source for obtaining compatible equipment for fire emergency response.
Consumer market computers are not the same as ruggedized computers, and while engineers know this, it's desirable to specify a ruggedized computer that is super thin even when then installation footprint will not support it.
It functions as a ruggedized computer, a file server, or as a recorder with additional application software.
VT Systems), has announced a new family of ruggedized computer products that represent the next generation of mission critical rugged computers, HARD WEAR for demanding military environments.
A ruggedized computer on board connects the crew with email and Internet to the 21st century via a Verizon Wireless USB720 modem and BroadbandAccess service.
The list goes on: the Electronic Data Manager is a ruggedized computer worn as a kneeboard that provides the enhanced communication capabilities; the Microclimate Cooling System is worn by the aviator/crewmember to reduce heat stress to helicopter crewmen; the Cockpit Air Bags System saves lives and prevents or reduces injuries by protecting the aircrew from multiple cockpit strike hazards.
FBCB2-Blue Force Tracking and Coalition Force Tracker are systems of ruggedized computer hardware and software that form a wireless "tactical Internet" on the battle-field, linking satellites, sensors, communications devices, vehicles, aircraft and weapons in a seamless, secure digital network.
Intergraph has more than 800 ruggedized computer solutions installed on 90 Navy vessels.
Steve Schott, CEO of Comark, said, TCS is a great fit within the Comark family of ruggedized computer and display solutions for industry.
A ruggedized computer may start at the component level with special selection of critical components.
Group Mobile International LLC offers accessory and ruggedized computer products for customers all over North America.
Itronix is a global supplier of ruggedized computer systems with integrated radio frequency and cellular modems, which allow field service organizations to achieve break-through results in the reduction of costs, and in the improvement of productivity and service quality for mobile workers in markets such as commercial field services, telecommunications, utilities, government, public safety, geographical surveying and meter reading.