Why You Need a Rugged Tablet for Your Field Workers

Why You Need a Rugged Tablet for Your Field Workers

From working in the pouring rain to climbing and crawling into tight, dark, dusty spaces, field workers frequently find themselves in some tough work environments. Fieldwork technology, such as rugged tablets, is now enabling these field workers to be more productive — all while delivering seamless workflows and greater insights to the enterprise.

According to VDC Research, ruggedized tablet shipments are expected to expand from fewer than 350,000 devices globally in 2016 to 517,000 devices by 2022. While some of these rugged tablets are still Windows-based, VDC sees shipments of rugged Android devices growing rapidly during this period. Rugged tablets are set to […] Read more

Geofencing and Location Tracking: Why Companies Must Pay Attention

Geofencing and Location Tracking: Why Companies Must Pay Attention

As the number of mobile devices and time spent on them increases, mobile technology is reaching new levels of sophistication and advancements. One such technology is the Global Positioning System (GPS) which has evolved to be more precise since its inception. GPS has powered up two significant features in today’s mobile devices: Geofencing and Location Based Tracking (or Geolocation).

Let’s first understand what is Geofencing and Geolocation and why are they important for modern businesses.

What is Geofencing and Location Tracking?

Geofencing is the technique of defining a virtual fence around a geographical location using GPS, RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), Wi-fi network proximity […] Read more

Data Protection

Data Protection

Enterprises can protect personal and enterprise data on mobile devices using a rich set of Knox features:

 

User authentication:

Samsung Knox devices support not just password, PIN, and pattern authentication but also the latest biometric authentication: fingerprints, iris, face, and Intelligent Scan. Options are available for both device lockscreen authentication and separate Knox Workspace authentication. Through the Knox Platform, you can provide enforce two-factor authentication for the Knox Workspace or enterprise AD credentials to ensure stronger data protection.

 

Encryption of device data:

Samsung Knox devices provide data encryption through Sensitive Data Protection that binds to the hardware-backed Root of Trust and user authentication. This […] Read more