Atlanta, GA, USA (PRWEB) June 23, 2013
Drastically improving safety for workers in explosive areas, Airo Wireless®, the world leader for intrinsically safe, super-ruggedized smartphones, proudly announces that the new I-Safe™ 28 PDA smartphone has been certified to meet the new more stringent North American 7th edition Underwriters Laboratory Standard 913 (UL-913), and Canadian C22.2 No. 157 Standard, with Certificate Number USTC/13/FAI/00731. Certification under EU preferred ATmosphères EXplosives ATEX Directive, and the IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System) will follow soon.
These certifications, and others, taken together will provide Airo’s customers with world-wide certification coverage at the highest levels for global enterprise workers in explosive areas. The 4G Airo® I-Safe™ 28 can be utilized on 600+ HSPA+/UMTS networks worldwide. The new I-Safe™ 28 meets military rugged shock specifications (MIL-SPEC 8I0-G), meaning it thrives in dirty dangerous industries. The I-Safe™ 28 runs on a Windows Mobile platform with Microsoft Office, Exchange Email, embedded MDM options and Enterprise Deployment Services and powerful business applications like SAP and Syclo, process control like Invensys, safety, compliance and other software.
This combination of powerful ICT solutions, intrinsic safety, superior ruggedness and world-wide acceptance enables workers in hazardous gas and dust environments to maintain communications, run applications and capture mission critical data in a small, lightweight, use-anywhere smartphone.