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ruggedization

[‚rəg·ə·də′zā·shən]
(electronics)
Making electronic equipment and components resistant to severe shock, temperature changes, high humidity, or other detrimental environmental influences.
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All Ruggedized LC adapters now feature ceramic alignment sleeves that provide a tighter tolerance for optimum core-to-core alignment when mating.
Siemon's new Ruggedized Category 6 UTP Patch Cords are constructed using a flame-retardant thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) outer jacket over a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) inner jacket that allows for a 60 percent greater temperature range than standard commercial-grade cords.
It is the first time we've had an OEM agreement and it will result in the first ruggedized supercomputing system for the marketplace," he said.
ICS announces the availability of the Image MASSter(TM) Solo-4 built in an easy to carry, ruggedized case with a Cable-Free design.
Thus, there is increasing demand for higher reliability ruggedized PCs.
By bridging the gap between wireless carriers, data, and ruggedized handheld devices, RACO Wireless provides customers with one-stop shopping flexibility by delivering out-of-the-box wireless connectivity.
The equipment package consists of the Xerox 2515 Engineering Copier contained in a ruggedized transit case which also serves as an operational platform for the copier.
Ruggedized for deployment onboard aircraft, naval, and land vehicles, the DuraMAR enables defense systems integrators to implement a wide range of situational awareness and in-vehicle networking applications, ranging from wireless Internet access, Voice over IP (VoIP), streaming video surveillance, and smart vehicle diagnostics.
The V652M consists of a handheld, battery operated, ruggedized mobile computer with a plug-in UWB receiver module.
He goes on to add that, "Although this move to semi-ruggedized products is very profound, it must be recognized that the market for fully ruggedized products in traditional vertical markets such as oil and gas, mining, and the military will continue to be strong.
Anthony Fabiano, AS&E President and CEO, commented, "The ruggedized ZBV is a natural development for the ZBV system Co the world's top selling non-intrusive cargo and vehicle inspection system.
ATLANTA -- Unicoi Systems, a leading provider of real-time multimedia software and reference designs to embedded device developers and OEMs worldwide, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to provide its Fusion[TM] embedded software to RuggedCom, a leading designer and manufacturer of ruggedized communications equipment for harsh environments.