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Custom Computer Solutions and OEM/ODM Computer Hardware

Jan 29, 2020 by Tom Poplawski

Off-the-Shelf Products, Customized Solutions, and OEM/ODM Projects Teguar’s customers are usually able to find a computer in our catalog that...

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Exploded rendering of Teguar customized computer

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Medical Computer Certifications Explained

Dec 06, 2019 by Tom Poplawski

Medical devices and electronics are highly regulated to ensure patient safety. Each medical electrical device needs a specific set of certifications...

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Medical certifications for computers: CE, RoHS, UL, & FC

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Capacitive vs Resistive Touchscreens

Nov 01, 2019 by Tom Poplawski

When it comes to choosing a touchscreen for your industrial or medical application, it is crucial that you understand the most popular types...

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What is MIL-STD-810?

Oct 10, 2019 by Tom Poplawski

Many rugged tablets and some industrial computers come with an MIL-STD-810 rating, which ensures that the computer or tablet can withstand drops,...

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MIL-STD-810 transit drop test in progress

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What is Trusted Platform Module?

Sep 20, 2019 by Tom Poplawski, Kathryn Armstrong

Trusted Platform Module (TPM) chips are used in all types of computers from personal laptops, to business computers, to industrial panel PCs,...

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TPM chip

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The ELD Mandate and Electronic Logging Devices

Jun 26, 2019 by Tom Poplawski

An ELD is an Electronic Logging Device that is used to track vehicle and driver data. Since 1937, commercial drivers have been required to track...

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Banner showing a convoy of trucks and Teguar rugged tablets that says Electronic Logging Devices and the ELD Mandate

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Rugged Tablets Vs. Rugged Laptops

Feb 28, 2019 by Tom Poplawski

Reliability and versatility of the mobile computing market has been making fast advances in recent years. Teguar and other computer companies...

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Rugged laptops vs. rugged tablets

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Industrial Computer Memory Types Explained

Oct 19, 2018 by Tom Poplawski

SSD (Solid State Drive) Solid State Drives (SSD) have been and still continue to replace Hard Disk Drives (HDD) in the industrial and...

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SSD computer storage types

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Wireless Connectivity for Rugged Tablet PCs

Aug 23, 2018 by Tom Poplawski

Wi-Fi This is one of the most widely known wireless communication protocols used for home and business applications. WLAN (Wireless Local Area...

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Hand touching a touchscreen as icons explode from the device

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Wireless Connectivity for Medical Computers

Jul 30, 2018 by Tom Poplawski

Wi-Fi This is one of the most widely known wireless communication protocols used for home and business applications. WLAN (Wireless Local Area...

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Depiction of digital AR data in-between a persons hands