By acquiring ecom—the market leader for intrinsically safe mobile devices such as feature phones, smartphones, and tablets for hazardous areas—Pepperl+Fuchs has expanded its portfolio to include a partner that has been a household name in the industry for decades.
From cell phones, smartphones, and tablets to smartwatches—all mobile devices are available in versions for use in harsh (industrial) environments. Versions with global ATEX/IECEx certifications for Zone 1/21, Div. 1 and Zone 2/22, Div. 2, mining, country-specific, and radio approvals are also available. Industrial-grade displays and enclosures provide additional safety by protecting the devices from dust and water ingress and making them resistant to impact and vibration. Individual configuration options, service level agreements combined with digital products and services, and comprehensive service provided by trained personnel round out the range of solutions for mobile computing and communication.
This unlocks new potential and increases workflow safety, efficiency, and transparency—whether in conventional applications or for Industry 4.0 scenarios.
The Digital Products and Services online portal combines automated staging with mobile device management and a real-time monitoring function on a single platform ...