Increased Sales of expanded product line propels Xplore to Market Leader Position
AUSTIN, Texas – September 22, 2015 – Xplore Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: XPLR), manufacturer of the world’s broadest range of high-quality rugged tablet computers, today announced it secured number one market share in the Americas for Q2 2015, according to VDC Research. Reported in the 'Enterprise & Government Mobility Hardware Report on Rugged Mobile Quarterly Shipments', Xplore recorded growth that topped 175 percent over the second quarter of 2014.
“Taking over the number one spot in rugged tablet market share in the America’s is proof that our corporate and product strategy is paying off,” said Mark Holleran, president and COO of Xplore. “With the broadest product portfolio on the market, our customers now have more choice and a single point of accountability for all their rugged tablet needs.”
With continued migration from rugged notebooks to rugged tablets, the market is consolidating around two rugged tablet leaders. As organizations look for ways to reduce operational costs and improve customer service, the rugged tablet market will continue to see strong growth on a global scale. Xplore is well poised for increased growth and market leadership.
“For many line of business workflows in enterprise and government environments, the tablet form factor represents the perfect combination of performance and portability,” said David Krebs, executive vice president at VDC Research. “With the tablet form factor gaining a stronger foothold in the enterprise and government markets, we expect to see the market grow at a steady pace for the foreseeable future.”
To learn more about Xplore Technologies rugged tablet computers, visit www.xploretech.com.
About Xplore Technologies®
Established in 1996, Xplore Technologies Corp. is the number two provider of rugged tablet PCs worldwide. With its recent acquisition of the Motion product line, the company now delivers the broadest range of rugged Windows and Android tablets available in the market. The company’s award-winning tablet PCs are among the most powerful and longest lasting in their class – able to withstand nearly any hazardous condition or environmental extreme – and are purpose-built for the unique workflow demands of critical industries including oil & gas, utilities, telecommunications, government, military, public safety, manufacturing, distribution and healthcare. Xplore's products are sold and serviced on a global basis across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific regions. For more information, visit the Xplore Technologies website at www.xploretech.com.