Vehicle-mount computer for mobile applications
Zebra Technologies’ (NASDAQ: ZBRA) VC80 is a vehicle-mount computer for mobile applications. It features Microsoft Windows 10 and is designed to provide real-time visibility into organizations’ assets, people and transactions. The VC80 is designed to extend any PC-based application to material handling vehicle operators requiring mobile access to desktop applications that improve productivity.
The VC80 can be installed on forklifts, clamp trucks, yard mules, and cranes. It is built to operate in harsh indoor and outdoor environments including warehouses, distribution centers, airports, seaports, and railway yards. Manufacturers, distributors and transportation and logistics (T&L) organizations can use the VC80’s wireless capabilities to seamlessly connect to the host system while roaming.
The VC80 features the Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 7 or Windows 7 Professional operating system (OS) and can be used as a stationary computer off a conveyor system, a dock door or as a mobile workstation kiosk. Optimized for freezer or cold storage environments with its unique system of smart temperature sensors that control heaters for protection against internal and external condensation, the VC80 also includes a heated touchscreen to help improve mobile worker productivity and reduce downtime.
Featuring multiple mounting options, including an optional quick-release mount, the VC80 is easy to install and remove, and it’s built to withstand continuous operations in industrial environments providing businesses with greater efficiencies during scheduled and unplanned maintenance. The VC80 can also be equipped with a deployment-ready mobile solution to connect to Zebra mobile printers and handheld scanners, enabling businesses to collect business-critical information and print with ease.
– Edited by CFE Media. See more Control Engineering industrial PC products.