The world is becoming more urbanized and the population is growing, driving the need for more efficient and optimal railroads – to achieve this you need a railroad management system that is up to the task. Getac’s solutions for railroad applications provide solid support for professionals that keep railroads working efficiently and safely.
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A NETWORK OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES
As the world’s technologies move forward, some of these leaps can be adopted into the running of the rail network. Expanding technologies include:
- The Internet of Things (IoT)
- Cloud data
- Remote operated drones for inspection
- Fast, reliable Automatic Warning Systems (AWS)
- Super-fast 5G connectivity
However, these exciting new technologies require a combination of powerful devices and sophisticated software.
THE CHALLENGE IN RAILROAD
Some of the common challenges that can impact the adoption of new technologies include:
- A tough environment where you must consider extreme weather conditions
- A reliance on legacy systems which can make it hard to integrate the latest technologies
- Field worker can often experience poor connectivity when needing to access remote resources
- The need to track assets and have access to this data in real-time
- The high demand, high throughput nature of rail networks
GETAC RAILROAD MANAGEMENT SOLUTION GIVES YOU
Getac devices are built-rugged to the core – they can withstand extreme weather conditions, impacts, high vibrations, high and low temperatures, humidity, dust and drops from up to six feet. All Getac devices are certified by international third parties to MIL-STD 810H, and up to IP67 standards – with the added peace-of-mind of a hassle-free ‘Bumper-to-Bumper’ accidental damage cover across the fully rugged product range.
WIDE RANGE OF INTEROPERABILITY AND SOFTWARE OPTIONS
Getac devices can connect to your existing and legacy systems either through a hard connection or wirelessly. Getac has a range of devices suited to your needs, with a range of port options such as RS232, LAN, RFID, BCR, and software options including:
- Getac VGPS Utility
- Getac Device Monitoring System
- Getac KeyWedge Barcode Reader Utility
- Absolute Software
Getac devices come equipped with the latest connection and network technology including 4G/5G, Wi-Fi 6 and GPS. These technologies allow you to:
- Access remote experts
- Stream video in the field
- Track assets in real-time
- Gain more operational efficiency
GETAC RAILROAD MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS
In every industry we support, we’re passionate about ensuring uptime across mobile workforces. In railroad management, our rugged and complete solutions enable far greater operational effectiveness and reduce downtime. Our comprehensive range of rugged devices give your mobile workforces the tools they need to perform maintenance activities and achieve ‘first time fix’ across your essential infrastructure.
Multiple port connectivity options including legacy ports to support future and aging railway infrastructure.
Mobile device solutions not only enable rail companies to respond quickly to incidents and requests, they enhance control over workforce activity with applications such as dynamic scheduling, time tracking, alerts and more to ensure your professionals keep productivity high.
The Getac Enabling Program delivers sector focused total solutions, enabling our customers to adopt the latest technologies to address the ever-evolving demands of the rail industry.
Enhanced connectivity ensures access to your data and core systems in real-time providing total visibility across your rail network.
Our solutions are inherently rugged, built to thrive in extreme weather conditions and withstand impacts and drops up to six feet, helping your workforce to face whatever challenges they meet.
Solution deployment is a large investment. To prolong the life of your product and increase your ROI, Getac offers 3 year’s Bumper-to-Bumper accidental damage cover as standard across the fully rugged product range, with the ability to extend from 3 to 5 years and beyond.
GETAC RAILROAD MANAGEMENT SOLUTION BENEFITS
With our world class network of partners we deliver fully integrated solutions that include peripherals, mounting kits, device charging, carry solutions, security and connectivity software, and a range of other accessories for you to create your total solution.
SOLUTION AS A SERVICE
Subscription models are available to spread the investment and take advantage of a strong ROI.
OPTIMAL SCREEN SIZE FOR ALL WORKFLOWS
Data capture, technical publications, wiring diagrams, and job card information require larger screens for enhanced viewing and input.
EXCELLENT TCO & ROI
Getac fully rugged computers deliver excellent total cost of ownership (TCO) and return on investment (ROI), with one of the lowest average failure rates in the industry and an industry-leading three-year warranty that covers accidental damage with our Bumper-to-Bumper service as standard.
GETAC SELECT OFFERING
Getac Select delivers handpicked total solutions for the rail industry, including a wide range of software solutions to support device uptime, manage your assets and streamline your deployment.
Real-time data can be collected and transmitted to our devices through a range of communications technologies such as 5G/4G, Wi-Fi 6, RFID and Bluetooth. We constantly evaluate the latest technologies to ensure operators can make real-time decisions and monitor critical events.
What is "Getac Select® Solutions?"
As a leader in providing rugged mobile solutions in the industry, we listen to customers and want to take our Customer Experiences to the next level. We understand the challenges in your daily business and the frustrations you may have while selecting suitable solutions to achieve your business objectives or solving these challenges. To further separate Getac from the competition, Getac now offers a comprehensive Industry solutions program, called “Getac Select® Solutions”. With our years of industry knowledge and experience, and combined with our successful deployments to our customers globally, “Getac Select® Solutions” shortlists the most appropriate solution options for you to choose from.