AUSTIN, Texas--(Motion Computing®, a leading global provider of tablet PCs and mobility solutions, today announced that it has won the 2012 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for the United States. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.)--
“Motion is proud to be recognized as Microsoft’s County Partner of the Year in the United States”
The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.
“Motion is proud to be recognized as Microsoft’s County Partner of the Year in the United States,” said Cathy Thompson, chief executive officer, Motion Computing. “For more than 10 years we have enjoyed a strong, innovative and collaborative relationship with Microsoft which has driven the development of industry-leading tablet PC solutions that solve real world business challenges.”
Motion® and Microsoft
After launching its first tablet PC with Microsoft in 2002, Motion has been a consistent leader in bringing mobile innovations to market. The company’s dedication to vertical markets and mobile workflows has resulted in technologies that transform the way people work. Industry firsts include the attachable keyboard designed for the Motion M-Series, the L-Series and J-Series platforms; bonded technology in the ViewAnywhere® Display that improves outdoor visibility and the introduction of the first rugged slate tablet PC with Corning® Gorilla® Glass.
By offering the industry’s broadest line of Windows-based tablet PCs available, and when coupled with an array of tailored accessories and services, Motion provides mobile professionals with industry-leading levels of power, security, portability and manageability. Customers report improved efficiency, accuracy and overall performance while saving time and reducing costs. Integrated features, peripherals, software, wireless and services come together to provide a complete mobile computing solution for vertical business environments.
“We are pleased to recognize Motion of the United States as the Microsoft Country Partner of the Year,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “Motion has set the standard for delivering innovative Microsoft solutions that meet the needs of customers. It is this commitment to excellence that will ensure our mutual success into the future.”
Innovative Computing Solutions
Motion offers a variety of innovative tablet PCs and supporting mobility solutions for vertical markets, including field service, retail and healthcare. Rugged and highly mobile, Motion Tablet PCs are purpose-built for mobile professionals who require real-time computing at the point of service. These solutions include:
Motion F5v and C5v – Rugged and powerful, the C5v and F5v are purpose-built, slate tablet PC platforms with supporting peripherals designed for field-service and healthcare professionals. Packed with integrated features, including a hot-swap battery, dual cameras, barcode scanner and RFID readers, Motion’s F5v and C5v tablets are light enough for all-day computing, tough enough for harsh environments and powerful enough to get the job done.
Motion J3500 Tablet PC – Designed for the field professional that requires a highly mobile rugged device, these slate-style tablet PCs with compatible peripherals provide the computing power necessary to withstand a harsh work environment, while maintaining new levels of performance, flexibility, security and manageability. Optimized for digitizer pen and touch input, users can easily navigate a variety of software applications.
Motion CL900 Ultra Mobile Tablet PC – The Motion CL900 Tablet PC is an ideal balance of performance, price and battery life. Offering up to seven hours of productivity, while enabling improved mobility, the CL900 has been enthusiastically received across Motion target markets. Additionally, the Motion CL-Series SlateMate™, is the first modular solution that extends the capabilities of the tablet PC while maintaining the durability and functionality that customers require.
Broad Selection of Motion Peripherals for Improved Productivity – Motion offers a complete line of peripheral solutions that improve the usability and productivity in environments that require tailored solutions to meet unique requirements. From vehicle docks to carrying cases, straps, battery charges and storage and security solutions, Motion delivers enhanced offerings that complete mobile usage scenarios.
About the Award
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. Motion® was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as demonstrating excellent subsidiary engagement in the United States. The Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award honors partners at the country level who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering Microsoft solutions to mutual customers during the past year. This award recognizes Motion as succeeding in effective engagement with their local Microsoft office while showcasing innovation and business impact, driving customer satisfaction, and winning new customers.
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About Motion Computing
Motion Computing is a leading global provider of tablet PCs and mobility solutions, combining world-class products with services customized for the unique needs of mobile professionals across vertical markets, such as field service, retail and healthcare. The company’s enhanced line of rugged tablet PCs as well as mobile point of service solutions and accessories are designed to increase mobile productivity while providing portability, security, power and versatility. For more information visit www.motioncomputing.com.
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