September 28, 2010

The Glacier Magnum is a sealed computer designed for construction use with no fans or vents. A gloved hand can make inputs to the high-bright touch-screen display. The unit operates in spite of extremes of temperature, shock, vibration and moisture. An Intel-based PC, all units accept and easily run traditional Windows software applications. There are a variety of processor, DRAM, and both rotating and solid-state hard drive options. An array of standard I/O allows for attaching numerous peripherals, including portable printers for producing work orders and employee ID card readers. Wide area network cards and GPS accessories provide easy data transfer and constant vehicle location data. Glacier’s Magnum series of computers are HALT tested, have passed thermal and reliability testing and have an MTBF of nearly 40,000 hours. Built to Mil-Spec standards, these computers have an IP 64 environmental rating.