Utilities Sector Solutions

Across the Utilities sector Zebra designs products and services which, along with our vast partner community, provide a total solution to improve the productivity of your mobile workforce whilst minimising the cost to your organisation.

UTILITIES SECTOR SOLUTIONS

THE SIGHT and INSIGHT NEEDED TO MAKE BUSINESS DECISIONS

Real-time integration of people, processes and systems with enterprise solutions will provide utility companies unrivalled asset visibility. Zebra designs products and services which, along with our vast partner community, provide a total solution to improve the productivity of your mobile workforce whilst minimising the cost to your organisation.

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Transform Your Field Operations

Zebra commissioned a global survey to see what forward-thinking organisations are planning for their field operations. Read our new report to discover how a mobile-first mindset creates an advantage for their field operations—with plans to invest in and integrate enterprise mobile technology.

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Rugged Tablets for Utility Field Service Workers & Technicians

The majority of gas, water and electrical utility work happens outside of the office, forcing utility field technicians to complete time-critical workflows while on foot or in a vehicle amidst extreme working conditions. Critical data and real-time communications must be accessible to minimize asset downtime and maximize employees’ field service productivity. See how Zebra rugged tablets meet the challenging needs of utilities workers.

BARTEC SUCCESS STORY

Intrinsically Safe Mobile Devices For Hazardous Areas

BARTEC and Zebra are collaborating to supply companies who work in hazardous environments, where explosions are a constant risk, with exactly the right, intrinsically safe mobile device for their environment; in this way companies can significantly increase operational efficiency, maximise productivity and ensure accuracy and data visibility, all whilst staying fully secure.

Field Engineers 

The deployment of smart energy meters is placing more demand on field based task workers to capture asset information electrically and support PAN & WAN communication interfaces to aid the commissioning process of the HAN element within smart meter systems. We offer a range of rugged mobile computers and tablets that meet these business demands in addition to providing Windows Mobile or Andriod operating systems, integrated GPS for location information and push-to-talk software to improve communications between staff.

FIELD ENGINEER

Plant Maintenance 

Maintaining plant operations and employee safety needs real asset visibility while controlling costs to your business. We can offer you the labels to tag your assets; this can be simple bar codes to complex customised multi-format labels or RFID tags. To capture this asset information electronically, we offer a range of mobile computers and rugged tablets. In addition to obtaining asset information, our mobile devices also provide mechanical sealing to meet ATEX standard and Bluetooth LE Beaconing technology to locate staff across all areas of your site. 

PLANT MAINTENANCE

Keeping your mobile workers mobile 

When deploying mobile solutions in large volumes it's important to consider the management of the devices you deploy, keeping them up to date in terms of security, operating system release and application updates. There are hidden costs in managing mobility and these can rise exponentially if you don’t have good systems in place to manage your assets.

With 30 plus years of experience Zebra has designed a complete suite of services to ensure your investment is maximised and the cost of management is minimised. Zebra’s One Care and Operational Visibility Services will keep you going 24x7x365.

We also provide a suite of tools to help our customers simplify, optimise, develop and maintain the device fleet – this is part of our DNA, so that’s what we call it Mobility DNA.

KEEPING YOUR MOBILE WORKERS MOBILE

The Total Cost of Ownership 

When considering the devices to deploy and the services required to support them through a long lifecycle it's important to consider ALL the costs associated with doing so. Through Zebra’s own research and that of trusted industry Analysts VDC and Gartner we can show the true benefit of rugged enterprise mobile solutions over consumer grade devices. Take a look, the numbers speak for themselves!: 

THE TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP

Q Park Success Story

Read about how this leading parking company has boosted efficiency with Zebra touch computers and mobile printers.

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Visibility Services

Learn how Zebra's Visibility Services allow you to see the location, status, and usage of your critical assets and increase your bottom line.

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Mobility DNA

What’s inside the body of an enterprise mobile computer matters. That’s why Zebra engineered Mobility DNA — the genetic code that gives our mobile computers distinct enterprise capabilities. Its unique software ecosystem transforms Android™, the world’s most popular consumer operating system, into an enterprise-ready force. Now, the pains common to other enterprise mobility platforms disappear — making application management simpler, integration problem-free and operations a powerhouse of productivity.

Learn more about Intelligent Enterprise and how it can be harnessed to drive business success across Utlilities organisations.