Tauranga City Council has recently chosen Microsoft
Windows-powered Panasonic Toughpads for employees engaged in
outdoor tasks. With these new devices, building and water engineers
now have a reliable solution to carry out their tasks come rain or
Located in one of New Zealand's fastest growing cities, the
Tauranga City Council (TCC) is responsible for a range of local
services for the region, including roads, water, sewerage, waste
collection, parks and reserves, and libraries.
Delivering improved efficiency and easy access to information
for workers, Panasonic's Toughbook mobile computers allow TCC
employees to more effectively check equipment and new buildings for
conformity with safety and standards regulations.
The devices selected by TCC from Panasonic's family of Toughpads
includes Windows and Android models in a range of screen sizes, is
the 10.1-inch Toughpad FZ-G1.
The FZ-G1 10.1-inch pairs a field-tested, fully-rugged durable
and light weight design with the latest, fifth-generation Intel
Core i5 vPro processor and features which include a rain and
glove-sensitive touchscreen; a 13-hour (26 with optional large
battery) battery; integrated cellular connectivity and high
accuracy satellite GPS.
Engineered to withstand the hard knocks, drops and spills of
real life on the road, the FZ-G1 is built to operate flawlessly in
every environment - from intense heat, to pouring rain and freezing
temperatures. With MIL-STD-810G certification, it is capable of
withstanding a 6-foot drop, while the all-weather IP65-certified
dust and water resistant design is capable of standing up to rain
and even partial immersion without missing a beat.
This device has a 10.1-inch screen and the Windows operating
system makes it particularly advantageous for organisations like
TCC as it is easily integrated into existing infrastructure and
management frameworks, and runs standard business applications.
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