Rugged Samsung

In an unpredictable world, people need business phones and tablets that offer high performance and the best protection, whatever their job or industry. That’s why Samsung offers a range of rugged devices, designed to withstand the most challenging work environments for your customers. 

They offer peace of mind and the reliability workers have come to expect from Samsung, together with a whole host of innovative features and the familiarity of a business device, slim, lightweight and with an edge-to-edge screen that makes them the best of both worlds.

Waste Management

The need​

  • Install a tablet into the cabs of their heavy commercial vehicles (5.5K, 55% of total fleet)​
  • Track vehicles and monitor journeys to improve efficiency, reduce environmental damage and reduce fuel cost by deciding the optimal route​
  • Drivers to communicate and input data into their internal system via their app, whilst on the go​
  • Quickly be able to remove the tablet from the cradle to use outside the vehicle​
  • Lock the tablet in the cab when leaving the vehicle​

The solution​

  • Galaxy Tab Active Pro (1K+ units so far), 1K per year​
  • Gamber Johnson Cradle with bare wire lead​
  • Samsung Knox Mobile Enrolment

The results​

  • Zero downtime from the tablet, as the cradle is electronically wired into the vehicle and has a power supply into it​
  • The tablet is always connected whilst on the move through 4G connectivity​
  • Seamless tablet set up out of the box, due to Knox Mobile Enrolment​
  • Reduced fuel costs and environmental impact due to route optimisation​
  • Reduced time to leave and enter the cab with the tablet, due to the quick release cradle​
  • Zero device thefts due to the lockable cradle and zero device damage due to the ruggedness of the tablet


The need

  • Reduce the amount of time required to restock stores
  • Enhance staff communication and reduce downtime whilst driving operational efficiencies
  • Reduce TCO with durable, long-lasting devices that can work in more hostile environments 
  • Seamlessly connect frontline staff to important information

The solution (rolled out to 350+ retail stores)

  • Samsung Galaxy XCover 5 (3.3K+ units)
  • 5-dock charging cradle
  • Headset with microphone
  • Samsung Knox E-FOTA & Samsung Knox software
  • Cases and screen protectors

The results

  • Decreased time to restock front of house
  • Zero downtime from mobile device as always charged and software controlled
  • Increased efficiency and productivity through improved ‘Push-to-Talk’ communications
  • Zero device damage due to the ruggedness of the product

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