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Motion Computing contact information: 

Key contact: Ian Davies, Country Manager
Phone: +44 (0) 1306 640 285


Motion Computing Products: 

  • Ruggedised tablet PCs
  • Dashboard mounts
  • Charging docks, cases and carry straps
  • Peripherals for data entry including RFID scanner, magnetic stripe readers and barcode readers
  • Keyboards, pens and data input devices
  • Portable wireless Networks
  • Professional services including installation and management software


About Motion Computing: 

Motion Computing empowers businesses worldwide with technology solutions designed to optimise the performance of mobile workers.  Building on a foundation of award-winning technical expertise and decades of industry experience, the Motion Computing team makes it their business to understand your business.  Through industry-leading rugged tablet PCs, tailored accessories and services – Motion Computing delivers mobile technology solutions customised to business workflows.

Purposely built for vertical markets including field service, healthcare, utilities, construction, retail, public safety and first responders - Motion’s suite of mobile technology solutions improves worker productivity, data accuracy and security, while enabling real-time decision making at the point-of-service.  Customers report lower operational expenses, increased efficiency and enhanced customer service. Motion Computing makes its solutions available through a global network of value added resellers and distributors.


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Interview: Motion's Ian Davies on the future of mobile computing…

In this exclusive interview with Motion Computing’s UK Supremo Ian Davies about his time in the industry, the changes he has seen and what he thinks the future holds for mobile computing. Find out what technology has had the biggest impact on Ian, his thoughts on the current trends for technology in field service and what he thinks the future holds for the industry. Read the full interview here 



Rugged tablets captures lost revenue and speeds up response times

 Motion Computing, recently announced that JF Tire Service, is saving money and improving customer satisfaction with a mobile work order processing solution from Motion and KMP Designs. Motion’s F5t Rugged Tablets run KMP Designs Work Order Automation Software to centralise scheduling and dispatching, reduce documentation and tracking time for field technicians, and speed invoicing. Read more here



On the move and on the front line - mobile workforce technology in utilities

Against a pan-European backdrop of regulatory change, increased consumer awareness of price and choice and concerns over energy security, the utility sector is facing many challenges and opportunities over the next decade.  Motion Computing’s Ian Davies discusses how mobile workforce technology is key to overcoming the challenges and taking advantage of the opportunities. Read more here


Motion rugged tablets

Motion Computing expands mobile technology platform

Motion Computing, a leading global provider of rugged tablets and mobile technology built for business, recently  announced the expansion of its mobile technology platform.  Motion launched new image sharing & documentation software, an asset and inventory management UHF RFID reader*, workflow-enabling accessories and the latest generation of Motion F5 and C5-series Rugged Tablets. Read more here



 Damages must be paid for: Why it pays to opt for ruggedised tablets

Motion Computing’s Ian Davies looks at the true value of rugged computing and why going for the cheaper option is a false economy… Every IT director and line of business manager looking at a tablet PC deployment will face the question “why invest in a ruggedised solution..." Click here to read more



Are these the final days of rugged laptops?

In the first part of the this two part series we explore why tablets are becoming the mobile computing option of choice as sales of rugged laptops decline in the consumer markets and if this trend is mirrored in field service industries as well… Click here to read more



Are these the final days of rugged laptops? (Part Two)

In part two we explore the impact of the BYOD trend on companies purchasing rugged laptops, why tablets are perfect for ruggedistation and the solution for those field service technicians that require high data input levels. Click here to read more



Motion Computing reveal Camtech Systems as first UK platinum partner

A recent announcement from Motion Computing, one the leading providers of rugged technology solutions has revealed that Camtech Systems, a reseller and systems integrator have become the first company in the United Kingdom to be awarded Platinum partner status on the Motion Valued Partner (MBVP) scheme. Click here to read more



Motion Launch "in-vehicle computing" with driver safety in mind

Driver safety has rightly become one of the key considerations for field service managers and fleet managers alike in recent years. It has also become a major inclusion in both software and hardware manufacturers list of product benefits and should be a one of the major boxes you want ticked when you are looking for a solution for your field service staff. Click here to read more



 Go mobile the right way to fully realise the power of GIS

Ian Davies, UK Country Manager for Motion Computing looks at the importance of GIS to the utilities field and what we need to consider if we are going to get it right… Click here to read more


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Case Study: Cambridge Cognition delivers neuropsychology testing in the field

As a CamTech customer since 2004, Cambridge Cognition turned to the systems integrator to specify a new solution based on the more stable capacitive touch screen technology.  Based on this requirement, as well as the form factor of the legacy hardware platform and the Windows basis of the Cambridge Cognition software, CamTech specified the Motion J-series. Click to read more



Case Study: Coastway deploys the Motion CL910 Rugged Tablet PC for Aerial Surveys

Coastway is the largest chartered land surveying and geospatial engineering company in Ireland. Coastway specialises in capturing, processing and managing geospatial data. Terrestrially based technologies make the land surveying of quarries and similar large, external facilities time-intensive. Read how Motion Computing tablets improved their workflow dramatically. Read more here


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Case study: Lettings agency see productivity soar with mobile solution

Tucker Gardner Residential Limited (Tucker Gardner) has a portfolio of services spanning residential sales, lettings, land development, planning consultation and mortgages, Tucker Gardner employs over 85 people and has specialist offices in Cambridge, Great Shelford, Histon and Ely. Read why they turned to Motion Computing tablets here



Case study: Utilities company save over 7,000 pieces of paper a year with tablet PC's

This is the incredible statistic that US water utilities organisation Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District No. 25(FBCM25) announced after they eliminated a paper-based workflow and moved to work with Motion Computing’s  J3500 Tablet PCs. Read more here



Case Study: Adlib Audio and the Motion J3500 Tablet PC

Established in 1984, Adlib Audio  is one of the most well-known and well respected names in the live performance industry.  Across rental and installation divisions, the portfolio of Adlib clients includes Radiohead , Glastonbury, V-Festival and many more. Click here to find out how they put Motion Computing's rugged tablets at the heart of what they do...