Rugged Computer mounts on forklift.

Press Release Summary:

Model GX-1200 computer offers custom-integrated dual-diversity antennas for RF coverage and withstands vibration and shock of forklift installation. Computer is equipped with 1.2 GHz Pentium processor. It features slim-profile enclosure with 12.1 in. flat panel LCD and Mini-PCI module for 802.11 A, B, and G radios. Options include integrated Bluetooth module for scanner and printer communication, 512 MB DRAM, internal UPS back-up, and rotating or solid-state drive.

Original Press Release:

Glacier Computer Announces Next Generation Forklift & Fixed-Mount Rugged Computer

GX-1200 Offers Speed While Meeting Industry Standards

Glacier Computer, a leading developer of versatile and powerful industrial computer systems for harsh environments, announces its next generation forklift and fixed-mount rugged computer, the GX-1200 computer. The fastest computer available today, the GX-1200 is designed to meet the rigors of the warehousing, manufacturing, and time and attendance marketplaces.

Equipped with a 1.2 GHz Pentium processor, the GX-1200 is a natural progression for the current line of harsh environment computers offered by Glacier Computer. It offers custom integrated dual-diversity antennas designed for unmatched RF coverage, and is able to withstand the vibration and shock of a forklift installation.

The GX-1200 features a space and cost-saving Mini-PCI module for 802.11 A, B, and G radios, 512 MB DRAM options, and a slim profile enclosure with a generous 12.1" flat-panel LCD. It also features an optional integrated Bluetooth module for scanner and printer communication, internal 45 minute UPS back-up, and rotating and solid-state drive options. The GX-1200 operates on Windows 2000, XP, XP-Embedded, and Linux.

"The GX-1200 complements the growing line of industrial computers offered by Glacier," states Ron D'Ambrosio, President of Glacier Computer. "We specifically designed this system to provide our customers with the functionality, ruggedness, and value needed to meet the demands of their applications, while maintaining the quality they have come to expect from our products. The GX-1200 is the first of several new products that we plan to offer in the upcoming year."

About Glacier Computer

Glacier Computer designs and develops versatile, rugged industrial computer systems for harsh environments in a variety of markets, including LTL crossdock, distribution and warehousing, manufacturing and more. With its in-depth knowledge and experience in the industrial computing arena, Glacier takes pride in its ability to provide quality products and exceptional customer service to meet customers' needs.

For more information about Glacier Computer's GX-1200 or other products, please contact, 603-882-1560 or visit

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