RAM Mounting Systems announces IntelliSkin, a protective device case that simplifies the frequent docking and undocking of smartphones and tablets common in utility, construction and government infrastructure applications. IntelliSkin provides standard charging contacts to prevent damage to Samsung phones and tablets in rugged transportation and work use environments.
IntelliSkin features an integrated power connector compatible with any GDS(TM) charging dock. This prevents damage to the device charging port and creates a universal docking system compatible with any device wrapped with an IntelliSkin case.
GDS stands for Global Docking System technology. GDS sets a new standard by creating a uniform platform for connecting a variety of portable devices with power and data communication. RAM Mounts’ GDS platform provides compatibility with many different devices. Plus, it offers docking stations with scalability as smartphone and tablet manufacturers introduce new generations of devices. Vocational use applications of IntelliSkin with GDS include fleet hours-of-service, trip inspections, two-way communication, navigation, equipment inspections, project management and more, Hersey said.
In addition to cross-compatibility for charging and data exchange, GDS docking stations allow access to keyboards, monitors, speakers, hard drives and other USB devices by plugging in a connectivity hub to the back of the dock. A variety of GDS docks are available for desk, multiple device charging, vehicle and device locking applications. This provides the flexibility to utilize and dock devices wherever information is needed. The uniform, rugged docking contacts on the bottom of the IntelliSkin case connect for easy docking, eliminating the possibility of charging port damage.