HMT Release 11 firmware update raises the bar for ease of integration for industrial wearables, giving CIOs full control and confidence of large-scale HMT-1 and HMT-1Z1 deployments
AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AR—REALWEAR CONNECT – RealWear today announced the upcoming availability of HMT Release 11 software. HMT Release 11 gives CIOs and IT managers a foundational level of enterprise-ready security and performance for RealWear’s flagship HMT-1 wearable computer.
“Ease and confidence of secure integration is everything to an IT professional looking to support the growing demand for RealWear HMT-1s in the enterprise. This release will be included in all new purchases early next year as well as available for thousands of existing customers worldwide as an over-the-air update, free of charge,” said Patrick Neise, Chief Information Security Officer at RealWear.
RealWear has verified Android Enterprise enrollment and general configuration management with several major EMM providers. CIOs and IT directors can treat RealWear’s wearable devices just like any approved mobile phone or tablet in their enterprise and manage them all easily from a central location.
In addition to RealWear’s fully voice-controlled user interface, HMT Release 11 includes:
- Device Management – A central administrator can now own and manage the devices in its workforce
- Light Touch Enrollment – A user or administrator can perform a one-time scan of a QR code to quickly provision an HMT into an enterprise network
- Multi-user support – HMT Release 11 sets the foundation for supporting multi-user environments included in coming releases.
RealWear® is a knowledge transfer platform company providing in-situ information and in-the-field training with software and hardware to help people improve safety and increase productivity at work. The company’s flagship product, the HMT-1®, is the first ruggedized head-mounted, wearable, Android-class tablet computer that frees a worker’s hands for dangerous jobs. With an ever-growing number of hands-free software solutions, enterprise customers gain instant knowledge with remote mentor, document navigation, industrial IoT visualization and digital workflow solutions. Global leaders in energy, manufacturing and automotive industries trust the HMT-1 and HMT-1Z1® to empower and connect their global workforce. For more information, visit https://www.realwear.com.