Handheld Group Launches RuggedInformer Blog

Handheld Group, a leading supplier of rugged mobile computers, today announced the launch of its new blog, Ruggedinformer.com.

The RuggedInformer blog will be a resource to learn more about rugged computers and stay informed about mobility news and emerging rugged technologies.

Handheld RuggedInformer Blog

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Learn More About Rugged Computers

RuggedInformer.com will serve as a resource for mobility professionals, field technicians, IT managers, and others who are engaged in workforce mobilization. It will be a resource to learn more about rugged computers and stay informed about mobility news and emerging rugged technologies.

Sofia Löfblad, marketing director at Handheld Group, said:

“RuggedInformer will allow us to share information about rugged computers and provide commentary and context for related news and technology as it evolves”

“While we will continue to share details about our products and day-to-day activities on other platforms, such as our website, LinkedIn and Twitter, a blog provides a unique space for sharing additional resources.

”The launch of our RuggedInformer blog is the next step in our digital content strategy, to both reach a wider audience and supply existing customers and business partners with the latest industry news and emerging rugged technologies. The informal nature of a blog allows us to comment directly and candidly on technologies and trends. Over time we want Ruggedinformer.com to be the go-to place for rugged technology news.”

Original article © Handheld Group.


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