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When you think Zebra, you may think of printers, but we're so much more than that. A leader in developing solutions that feature barcode, RFID and RTLS technologies, Zebra converts the physical into the digital to give assets, people and transactions a virtual voice. When you have more visibility, you can drive more value.

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  • Break down the basics of the Internet of Things (IoT) and how our connected world is making a big impact on how we work and play
  • Cover all the latest trends in visibility technology, like barcoding, RFID and RTLS, across many industries
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Five steps to ensure your WiFi network is industrial strength – Part 2

Posted by Steve Northcott October 22, 2015 at 8:00 AM

It is essential that industrial environments don’t just implement a WLAN, but that they implement the right WLAN. A high-performance, purpose-built industrial WLAN is a critical success factor in maximising the benefits of mobility in manufacturing, distribution and storage facilities. In part one of this two part blog series we explored the first two questions to ask as you prepare your industrial environment to take full advantage of today’s wireless communications opportunities. In our conclusive blog we identify the three remaining questions.

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Topics: EMEA, WLAN, Warehousing, Wifi

Five steps to ensure your WiFi network is industrial strength – Part 1

Posted by Steve Northcott October 5, 2015 at 6:00 AM

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This two part blog series covers five questions to ask and answer in order to ensure your WiFi network is industrial strength. In this first part we identify the first two of these five questions you should be asking.

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Topics: EMEA, Wireless LAN, Warehousing, Wifi

Slow Wireless Makes For Slow Business: It's Time to Rethink

Posted by Zebra Global September 25, 2015 at 9:00 AM

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The latest Wi-Fi standard is 802.11ac. It’s a game-changer, a step ahead, a paradigm shifter – call it what you will. The point is, it’s another example of technology making giant leaps forward, and forcing businesses to think about how they respond.

In this case, it’s likely that millions of businesses will be thinking seriously about making a change to their wireless networks. Because any wireless network that’s more than three years old is probably not up to the job of meeting today’s demand for connectivity. 

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Topics: North America, EMEA, Wireless LAN, Wifi