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GammaTech expands Canadian distribution of rugged computers with Pro-Data


Industry

November 28, 2011
By PEM Magazine

GammaTech Computer Corp. has partnered with Calgary-based distributor Pro-Data Inc., which will distribute GammaTech’s Durabook models to resellers across Canada as well as become an authorized GammaTech service center.

“We are excited to be distributing GammaTech’s Durabooks to the oil and gas, education, public safety, and healthcare markets in Canada,” said Cameron Janzen, vice-president of sales and marketing at Pro-Data. “Once we decided to enter the rugged notebook category, GammaTech was the clear choice. We are especially excited to become an authorized service center for them in Canada, providing customers with a quick turn-around on Durabook repairs and service.”

GammaTech products are rugged, durable, reliable and rigorously tested. They stand up to the most demanding situations, whether in the field, in an office, or positioned in a utility vehicle. Models are built to Military 810G Standard for drop, shock, spill, and dust protection, and offer security features such as Fingerprint Recognition, Smart Card Reader and TPM 1.2 support. All GammaTech products can be configured to meet the user’s unique requirements.

Paul Kim, vice president of sales and marketing at GammaTech, commented, “We are very excited to be partnering with Pro-Data for expanded Canadian distribution of our Durabook computers. Our partnerships play a major role in the success of our product lines and help us remain a leader in the rugged notebook and tablet field.”

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Key models for the Canadian market include:

  • The U12C is the perfect companion for mobile power users on the go. The U12C features a 12.1” WXGA Touch Screen TFT LED backlight display that quickly converts into a Tablet PC. This lightweight powerhouse features I/O covered ports to protect from the hazards of dirt and dust. Powered by the Intel i5 processor, the U12C has maximized speed and data management. In addition, the U12C comes with a hard handle making portability a snap. It offers a number of sophisticated I/O modules that can encompass everything from a RS232 port or GPS to an optional second 2M pixel auto focus camera.
  • The S15C rugged notebook comes equipped with the computing power and performance needed by the most demanding user and is designed with rugged features to protect the system from damage in the toughest working environments. The S15C comes with a brilliant 15.6” HD display and is powered by the Intel i5 and i7 CPU platform. Standard features include an RS232 Serial port, TPM 1.2 data security and a Smart Card Reader.

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www.gammatechUSA.com