Augmented Reality Applications

Industrial Tablet Tab-Ex 02

07.06.2018 The Pepperl+Fuchs brand ecom will be presenting the next generation of its groundbreaking tablet series for hazardous areas Tab-Ex at Achema. The industrial tablet combines high performance with applications such as augmented reality.


Facts for Decision Makers:

  • Fit for the Internet of Things
  • lightweight
  • Mobile Worker Ecosystem

The tablet is suited for IoT-capable applications and simplifies data exchange with SCADA / DCS systems, enterprise resource planning systems (SAP, IBM Maximo), project management systems and computer-aided system planning. As a compact lightweight tablet, the tablet can be used for a wide range of tasks such as inventory, material tracking, maintenance, and supply chain or asset management. Recent applications include solutions for real-time localization and an efficient, interconnected asset management.
Based on the latest Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2, the tablet enables, for example, to identify objects in an installation via augmented reality applications. The software delivers all the underlying, existing data directly into the user‘s field of vision in real time, while also making it shareable within the company network. Augmented reality ensures greater transparency, higher availability and faster as well as safer processes – from the planning to the operation and maintenance of a plant. The Tab-Ex 02 is part of ecom´s wirelessly interlinked, explosion-proof Mobile Worker Ecosystem that includes smartphones, tablets, peripherals as well as software applications.

Achema 2018 Hall 11.1 – A41


As a compact lightweight tablet, the tablet can be used for a wide range of tasks. Picture: Pepperl+Fuchs