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The Solution to Wasted Motion in a Warehouse What Is Wasted Motion Costing Your Warehouse? Did you know that the average U.S. warehouse wastes 6.9 weeks a year on unnecessary motion? All this waste ends up costing the industry $4.3 billion, or 265 million hours of labor annually, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Unnecessary motion is often difficult to recognize. It’s entrenched in our habits, and many times...
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How to Record the Inspection of Fire Extinguishers Using Firebug EXT The Big Question Today’s blog post will cover one of the most common questions regarding the Firebug EXT solution – how can you use Firebug EXT to record fire extinguisher inspections. The old paper & pencil system required a lot of unnecessary work and time to record the location, device and status of each fire extinguisher - not to mention the...
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Stock Labels: Taking Stock of All General Data Has To Offer As one of the largest label converters and suppliers in the US, General Data has the ability to provide its customers products ranging from unique custom solutions to a large array of stock labels and tags, including industrial barcode labels and 2D barcode labels.  General Data’s line of Black Rhino Stock Labels & Tags can fit a variety of needs,...
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Existing Firebug RM Customers: How To Upgrade To Firebug EXT Once you’ve had the chance to familiarize yourself with all the extended capabilities and benefits of Firebug EXT, odds are you’ll be ready to make the jump to the new platform. After all, Android is the leading OS - with staying power well beyond Windows Mobile’s limited life span. Not to mention, the ability to inspect and record numerous additional devices.  It...
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It’s the End of the Mobile OS World as We Know It – Are You Prepared? Ready or not, 2020 is rapidly approaching. And with it comes a pretty significant End of Life for the most widely used and supported mobile OS for enterprise operations – Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5. Microsoft is ending support for WEH 6.5 in January of 2020, with many mobile computer makers ending...
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General Data Secures Partnership with Extreme Networks As you may already know, Extreme Networks has recently acquired Zebra's Wireless LAN business. To ensure that our current customers are supported through this transition, General Data has secured it's partnership with Extreme Networks. We are happy to announce that we are a Silver Partner, allowing us to continue to provide exceptional customer experiences. As an Extreme...
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General Data Joins Cisco's Partner Ecosystem     (Click to enlarge) General Data strives to continue to expand its services and solutions that we provide our customers. We are excited to announce that we are now a Select Certified Partner with Cisco. As you may know, Cisco is a worldwide leader in IT, wireless networking and wireless network infrastructures. As a Select Certified Partner we are able to provide reliable,...
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Xerox eConcierge FAQs What is the Xerox eConcierge service? It’s the quickest, easiest way to order printer supplies. No more manually checking the supply levels of each of your networked printers, searching for model and part numbers, or looking for vendors who have your supplies in stock. Xerox eConcierge accurately gathers all the time consuming details and delivers the information to you via email. When it’s time to...
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Dreading 2020? Zebra's Application Migration Services To The Rescue  It should come as no surprise that 15 million mobile computers have been sold and deployed since 2010. But would you believe that 99 percent of those are on an Operating System that will no longer be supported by 2020? That means twelve billion dollars worth of mobile computers will need to be refreshed over the next four years! To meet this growing need...
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5 Ways to Reduce Costs with MFPs Looking for ways to reduce costs?  Today, more businesses are using multifunction printers (MFPs) to manage and control their costs.       (click photo for larger view) 1. Consolidate devices and save MFPs help reduce costs by consolidating all the functions of multiple office products (copy, fax, scan, print) into one space-saving device that does it all. This helps you reduce...

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