Often, companies are using mobile hardware that can only accommodate one more OS update, but they don’t have budget to keep deploying new devices. That means these companies have to worry about ongoing support as the hardware becomes obsolete, and lack the latest updates and security patches.
Find a device provider that takes into account both backward-compatibility with software and accessories, as well as future-proofing to accommodate OS upgrades. Rugged devices are built to to be deployed for five years or more; Android updates come with far greater frequency than that.
Forward-looking device manufacturers provide support and security updates for multiple iterations of Android, and design their accessories (scanners, holsters, chargers, etc.) to be compatible with new product models.
When faced with common enterprise mobility challenges related to Windows CE end of life and the migration to Android, let Peak-Ryzex help you select a manufacturer/platform that is right for your operation. Our experts can help you select the migration strategy that allows you to transition more easily and affordably with less risk and disruption to your day-to-day operations. Contact us now to learn more.