IT Challenge: Selecting tablets for manufacturing environments

In this IT Challenge, learn how to choose a tablet computing for use on a manufacturing shop floor.

The SearchManufacturingERP.com IT Challenge of the Month for January 2012:

My company is considering purchasing tablet computers for our shop floor employees, to replace older, stationary monitors. What factors should we keep in mind when selecting a tablet? Are there certain brands or models that work better in a manufacturing environment than others? What features should we look for?

Do you have a solution to this challenge? Have you encountered a similar issue at your business? If so, please contact the SearchManufacturingERP.com editors and share your suggestions or experiences. 

IT Challenge respondents will receive a free copy of a new book from SAP Press.

And be sure to check back here all this month -- we'll be posting solutions from experts and readers as we receive them.

This was last published in January 2012

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