Xplore to Provide Rugged Tablets to Medical Device Engineering Company
Xplore extends relationship with medical device manufacturer to provide iX104C5 Dual-Mode Lite units for new lifesaving device
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xplore Technologies Corp. (NAS: XPLR) , the manufacturer of the world's most powerful, longest-lasting and rugged tablet in the market, will provide its iX104C5 Dual-Mode Lite (DML) rugged tablets to a leading medical equipment manufacturer to be utilized as a control unit for a medical device that temporarily takes over the function of a vital organ, helping to save lives. The order, valued at more than $2.5 million, is the continuation of a relationship that began in 2012.
"Our Dual-Mode Lite is a fully rugged tablet optimized for less resource-intensive applications, increased operational efficiency and total cost of ownership," said Mark Holleran, president and chief operating officer for Xplore Technologies. "Because it's IP67, which makes the tablet protected against liquids and contaminants of all types, the iX104C5 is perfect for medical and biopharmaceutical applications."
"The medical industry has a keen need for rugged devices that can handle intricate and complicated tasks while withstanding the conditions of a medical environment," said Philip S. Sassower, chairman and chief executive officer for Xplore Technologies. "The expansion of our medical device relationship is an example of Xplore's growth as a trusted OEM partner not only for the medical field, but also for utility diagnostics, and military suppliers."
Xplore Technologies' iX104C5 is the most rugged, powerful and longest-lasting industrial tablet PC in its class. The iX104C5 DML, which is designed for less process intensive applications, utilizes the Intel® Celeron® processor and is ideal for ambient indoor and outdoor light conditions.
About Xplore Technologies®
Xplore Technologies Corp. has been a leading global provider of truly rugged tablets since 1998. With nearly 90,000 deployments, Xplore tablets are among the most powerful and longest lasting in their class, withstand nearly any hazardous condition or environmental extreme, and feature competitive pricing and significant ROI. The company's products are sold on a global basis, with channel partners in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia Pacific. Xplore Technologies' tablets are deployed across a variety of industries and sectors, such as energy, military operations, manufacturing, distribution, public services, public safety, government, and other areas with hazardous work conditions. For more information, visit the Xplore Technologies website at www.xploretech.com.
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