New Milford, CT – October 25, 2010 — Glacier Computer, a leading developer of rugged industrial computing solutions announced today the release of the Ridgeline T840/T850 rugged tablets.

The Ridgeline T840/T850 are light-weight tablets designed for mobile workers in sales, field service, direct store delivery, retail, manufacturing and healthcare. The T850 is designed specifically for the healthcare environment with an easy to clean and easy to disinfect white casing that resists alcohol, bleach and iodine. Standard features for both the T840/T850 include a grip & go handle, Intel(R) Atom N450 1.6GHz processor, 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, camera and 1D/2D barcode scanner. Optional accessories available are an express mini card slot for optional Gobi 2000 3G module, desk docking station w/2 battery bays, smart card reader, mag strip reader, VESA mounting plate and LCD protection film.

“The T840/T850 tablets are an excellent addition to the Glacier rugged mobile solutions with a touchscreen interface and Windows 7 operating system,” states Dan Poisson, Director of Engineering for Glacier. “Our customers have requested a rugged, portable tablet with a 10.4″ display and these tablets also have the security features required for healthcare and other vertical markets,” says Poisson.

Glacier Computer continues to expand its’ product line to meet customer requirements for dependable, durable and affordable rugged mobile solutions.

About Glacier Computer

Glacier Computer designs and develops versatile, rugged, industrial computing solutions in a variety of markets, including LTL cross dock, distribution, warehousing, manufacturing, field service, government, healthcare and more. Utilizing years of engineering experience and a seasoned team of Alliance Partners, Glacier takes pride in its ability to provide quality rugged computing solutions and exceptional customer service. For more information about Glacier rugged mobile computing solutions, call (603) 882-1560 x. 217, email [email protected], or visit

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