Utility supplies: Gamber-Johnson, an ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturer of rugged docking stations and long-time partner with Panasonic System Communications Company of North America announces a Vehicle Docking Station designed for the new Panasonic Toughbook 54 semi-rugged laptop computer. Gamber-Johnson is currently taking orders and will start shipping the Panasonic Toughbook 54 docking station in May 2015.
Gamber-Johnson’s Toughbook 54 vehicle dock is designed to leverage the expandability of the laptop and will accommodate the Toughbook 54 Performance model, and all models with the following integrated options: Insertable SmartCard (bottom), 2nd LAN, 4th USB (2.0), Rugged Fischer USB, VGA and Serial. The dock provides a convenient access area to the bottom Insertable SmartCard Reader; the user can insert and eject a Smart Card while the laptop is docked in the station. The dock is designed for the mobile worker; a spring-loaded docking connector ensures connectivity even over the toughest terrain and the push-button keyed latch enables the laptop to be easily docked and undocked while keeping it secure.
The Toughbook 54 dock features rear-facing l/O ports and an integrated cable strain relief system making vehicle installation easy and convenient. The Toughbook 54 docking station is Gamber-Johnson’s first laptop docking station featuring the international standard VESA 75 mounting pattern. Gamber-Johnson is incorporating the VESA 75mm standard into their motion attachment product line and will have new motion attachments available at the time the Toughbook 54 docking station ships. Gamber-Johnson offers a full line of Vehicle Bases, Poles, Motion Attachments, and console boxes to complete any vehicle mounting system.
Gamber-Johnson’s Toughbook 54 vehicle docking station is designed and tested to rugged environmental standards and has passed MIL-STD-810G shock/vibration testing, will be crash tested to SAE J1455 Standard, and supported with Gamber-Johnson’s three-year limited warranty.
About Gamber-Johnson. In business since 1954, Gamber-Johnson is a market leader of rugged docking stations and vehicle mounts, and a member of the Leggett & Platt Commercial Vehicle Products (CVP) Group. Customers of all sizes – state and local governments, transportation, field service organizations, and mobile professionals – rely on Gamber-Johnson's vehicle mounting systems and docking stations on a daily basis and associate the Gamber-Johnson name and products with quality, safety and reliability. As a result, Gamber-Johnson vehicle mounting systems are installed in thousands of fleets worldwide.