GammaTech Wins GSN’s Best Rugged Computer Award For Second Consecutive Year

11/15/11  |  Press Releases

GammaTech Wins GSN’s Best Rugged Computer Award For Second Consecutive Year

Durabook U12C Recognized in 2011 GSN Homeland Security Awards

Freemont, CA - November 15, 2011- GammaTech Computer Corp., a major international manufacturer and supplier of innovative notebook and tablet computers, announced today it has been recognized in the Best Rugged Computers category of the Government Security News (GSN) Homeland Security Awards for its Durabook U12C. This marks the second consecutive GSN award win for GammaTech.

The Durabook U12C is a high-performance and user-friendly rugged convertible notebook computer that is ideal for mobile professionals in the most demanding work environments. It features a 12.1” WXGA Touch Screen TFT LED backlight display that quickly converts into a Tablet PC. This lightweight powerhouse is encased in magnesium and has been tested to MIL-STD-810G standards for drop, shock, and spill protection, and all of the unit’s I/O ports are covered to protect from the hazards of dirt and dust. The Intel i5 processor powers the unit and provides maximized speed and data management. In addition, the U12C comes with a hard handle making portability a snap. With a multitude of features and options, the Durabook U12C is the most valuable, durable, versatile and portable rugged computer available.

The annual GSN Homeland Security Awards program celebrates the ongoing public-private partnership between all branches of federal, state and local government in the United States and the private sector vendors of IT security and physical security products, whose combined efforts successfully defend and protect the nation's people, property and way of life. Gamma Tech has been named a winner in the Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions category. For a list of awards categories and winners, as well as for more information on GSN's Homeland Security Awards, see:


About Government Security News

Government Security News was founded in 2003 and is owned by World Business Media, LLC. The monthly print edition of GSN: Government Security News serves a BPA-audited circulation of 35,000 qualified recipients in the fields of physical, IT and homeland security. This audience includes federal, state and local officials, as well as integrators, contractors and suppliers who are similarly involved in homeland security. The print and online editions of GSN are the standard of editorial quality in the homeland security field and a rich source of news, analysis, interviews, new products and technologies in all aspects of homeland security, from access control and airport security to biometrics, border protection, disaster recovery, emergency preparedness, IT security, maritime and port security, rail security, security services, state and local governments and urban security.

About GammaTech Computer Corporation

GammaTech Computer Corporation is a leader in the design, manufacture and sales of cost-effective, high-performance mobile computing solutions throughout North America. Its award-winning line of rugged and hardened notebook and tablet computers are designed and built-to-order to increase mobile productivity for business, government, healthcare, fire, public safety and a host of other entities. GammaTech offers a complete portfolio of products that delivers power and performance needed in the most demanding work environments, resulting in increased productivity and accelerated return on investment. GammaTech is headquartered in Fremont, California, which provides the final assembly, inventory, service and technical support.

For more information, please visit GammaTech at

PR Contact:

Rita Lee

Public Communications Worldwide

Tel. 714-891-3660

All products/services and trademarks mentioned in this release are the properties of their respective companies.

© 2011 GammaTech Computer Corporation. All rights reserved.