GovDirect Adds to Direct Sales Team

Clearwater, FL – GovDirect is proud to welcome Kelli Leggett-Worley to the team as Senior Account Manager based out of North Carolina. Kelli brings over 13 years of direct and channel sales experience in rugged technology, with a focus on video solutions for first responders. “Kelli is a great addition to our Direct Sales Team,” said Danielle Zoz, CEO and Owner of GovDirect. “With her many years of experience in video solutions, we know she will be a key player in helping to grow our business and provide our customers with exceptional service.”

GovDirect has been a national solution provider for 7 years, specializing in Managed IT and AV solutions for business, government, healthcare and education. GovDirect is a leader in providing not only a full suite of IT services including network management, voice/data convergence, business continuity and rugged mobile computing, but also fixed and mobile surveillance, audio visual design, installation and services. For more information on how GovDirect can help you, check out our website at www.GovDirect.com, email us at sales@govdirect.com, or call 888-TOUGH-31.

Reduce Technology costs and get more ROI with GovDirect’s Healthcare solutions

In a recent Healthcare IT study, 84% of the CIO’s and IT Leaders polled said that outsourcing IT reduces costs and increases efficiencies in ways that are transformative to their business.  As a seasoned managed services provider and solutions specialist, we can help incorporate the technologies below into your practice:

– Documenting clinical information is easier with lightweight and affordable laptops like the Lifebook U745 which features a 12.5 hour battery life and easily docks to peripherals.

– Let your IT team focus on new projects and leave the help-desk support, antivirus updates and Automated patch management up to us.  Find the complete overview of the IT services we provide on the whitepaper here if you’re interested to see what made 84% of CIOs polled say that outsourcing IT reduced business costs.

– Fixed dome cameras like the Advidia A-64 can help enhance physical security.  We also offer outdoor cameras for garages and parking lots.  Please let us know about your goals and we can work together to find the right camera and recording system to fit your needs.

If your team is budgeting any technology or Audio-Visual updates, please reach out to sales@govdirect.com for information on the free demos we offer and our competitive pricing model.  An overview of the many IT and AV solutions we offer can be seen on the line card here.

Technologies to aid Disaster Relief and Search and Rescue Missions

As the government aids the areas of our country that are recovering from hurricanes and wildfires, GovDirect is here to support you with mission critical technologies that work in the harshest elements.

– In times of natural crisis, making calls can become a challenge. Handhelds like the Panasonic N1 work even with a wet touch screen and are the answer when workers need to make calls in disaster areas.

– Get a birds eye view with aerial video from Yuneec drones. From a safe vantage point you can now view what is happening before sending in human resources.

– Connectivity in the field is always mission critical.  Cradlepoint wireless solutions can power the transmission of streaming videos to dispatchers and field workers.

GovDirect is authorized on several purchasing contracts such as GSA, CHESS, NETCENTS and SEWP.  For more information on our technology solutions or contracts, please email sales@govdirect.com. We have a free demo program aand offer deep discounts for federal and DOD customers.

Mid-Atlantic Public Sector Technology Update

Excited to share some of the newest announcements for North Carolina public sector agencies for this month:

Are you using Panasonic Arbitrator for video evidence capture?  Please make sure you’re operating on the latest software.  If you would like a free consultation on your current evidence management, please let me know.

Yuneec Drones are the latest solution for search and rescue missions and are useful anytime you would like to get a bird’s eye view in patrol areas.

So much of mobile productivity depends on connectivity. Video streaming and other applications can slow down transmissions of emails and other mission critical data.  Cradlepoint can help officers and other public officials stay online when on the go.  Reach out to me if you would like more information.

As you may know, we are a full service IT and AV supplier ready to outfit cars, city buildings, and more with best in class technology.  See our line card here for more information on the technology solutions we offer and install.

Latest Technology and AV updates for Federal Buying Season

As you may or may not know, GovDirect specializes in supplying technology solutions for the Government. With federal buying season in full swing, below are some of the latest technologies to consider adopting with this year’s budget:

– Quick start up, slim design, and over 12 hours of battery life are just a few highlights of the MIL-STD-810G Fujitsu Lifebook.  Reach out to sales@govdirect.com for more demo and pricing information.

– Barcode reading is easier with the fully rugged N1‘s angled scanner.  Patented rain sensing and glove touch screen technology ensure scans get accomplished in any condition, and hot swap battery capabilities keep the device powered until the job is done. This device is also part of our free demo program.

– See how GovDirect worked to outfit over 3,200 company vehicles with rear-view cameras for accident avoidance in our case study here.

–  Collaborating in conference rooms? The InFocus Mondopad connects and shares with any mobile device, offers a wide-angle HD camera and noise cancelling microphone to clearly relay information for parties in the conference room and those joining the conversation remotely.

GovDirect is authorized to supply technology solutions via the GSA, CHESS, NETCENTS, and AFWAY contracts.  Demos are available for the solutions mentioned above! For support on any upcoming  IT or AV projects, please reach out to sales@govdirect.com.

New Technology for Government Agencies

Wanted to share information on some of our popular items to consider as budgets become available:

– We are getting in several requests for the detachable 2- in- 1 CF-33 laptop which is highly configurable to include GPS, 4G LTE, SmartCard Readers and more based on your needs.  This is designed for versatility to accommodate laptop and tablet needs.  Please let me know if you’d like a demo.

– Evidence Collection and Management.  We can fully integrate your interview rooms, body worn cameras, and in car video systems to make evidence easily searchable and bookmarked.  For more information, please see the specifics on Panasonic’s Unified Evidence Management Systems solution here.  Ask about our GovAssurance services for lifecycle support on Arbitrator equipment.

– We offer managed services and full IT and Audio-Visual support.  Whether you would like assistance setting up a new conference room area, or managing annual anti-virus and Microsoft updates and renewals, please let me know and we can set up a call to discuss your needs.

We offer free grantwriting support to assist if your budget for this year doesn’t cover equipment needs. For more information email sales@govdirect.com.

Enhance security with NEW Mark 3 Panasonic Body-Worn Cameras

GovDirect is a WOSB that provides technology solutions to assist in the collection and storage of video evidence.  I’m reaching out today to share information on Panasonic’s NEWEST mark of their Arbitrator Body Worn Camera.  Have you had a chance to review the specs yet?

Here are a few Key Differentiators:

Built in GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth for maximum connectivity

Rugged IP67 and MIL-STD-810G architecture to endure harsh weather

12 hours + of battery life to cover an entire shift

GovDirect is on the GSA contract # GS-35F-0143R. If you have any questions about the services and solutions we offer, please visit our line card here or reach out to sales@govdirect.com.

 

GovDirect Specials on Classroom Projectors & More

I hope this finds you well! Just in time for the back to school rush, here are some of the latest technology solutions for education:

Panasonic Projectors — from now through Sept. 30th get a FREE 5 year warranty on select models. See the line-up of projector options on our website here.

– Save space and securely charge tablets and other mobile devices with Bretford Rolling Store & Charge Carts.

– Security Cameras, high-resolution displays, and more IT and AV technology can be found in our linecard.

Use purchasing contracts? We sell technology solutions via contract vehicles such as GSA, PEPPM, NASPO, and several others. Please reach out for more information if you have any questions. To schedule a call or product demo, please reach out to sales@govdirect.com and we will get to work!

Rugged Tablets for Route Optimization in City Waste Trucks

Several local governments that manage their own waste and recycling are implementing software to assist in route planning for pickups.  If you are considering adding mobile devices to vehicles to work with your route mapping solution, the 10.1” Panasonic A2 tablet makes displaying maps and reading emails in the bright sunlight painless!

Other features of the A2 include:

  • Fully rugged MIL-STD-810G design that withstands vibration and high temperatures
  • 4G LTE and GPS configurations allow workers to stay connected
  • 9 hours of battery life and user-replaceable hot swap battery keeps device in use for a full shift

We have devices to cover all levels of size, form factors, and price points, and also supply back up cameras and other fleet solutions. You can review how we’ve helped customers with these solutions in the case study here.

 

See GovDirect’s Law Enforcement Technology at the SCSA conference next week!

GovDirect will be at the SC Sheriff’s Association conference next Monday and Tuesday.  If you’ll be attending, please stop by at Booth #51 to take a look at some of the latest technology for law enforcement such as the following:

– The mark 3 Body Worn Camera with 12+ hours of battery life.

– In car evidence capture and redaction solutions. Ask how you can get up to speed with your evidence management using our GovAssurance services.

–  Fully rugged and semi-rugged laptop and tablet options from Panasonic, such as the new CF-33. See the rest of Toughbook line up here.

If you would like to demo any technology but will not be at the conference, please let us know so we can schedule a meeting at your convenience. Call 888-TOUGH-31 or email sales@govdirect.com. Thanks!

 

Don’t Miss New BWC and Mobile Technology at FBINAA

GovDirect’s Sheri Taynor will be at the FBINAA trade show in Franklin at the end of the month with demos of some of the latest technology from Panasonic. We’ve listed some information about the devices I’ll have with me below for your review:

– She will have the CF-20 2-in-1 laptop and the fully rugged G1 tablet with me at the show. Demos are extremely competitive right now! If you would like to test your software on one of these devices, please get your name on the list by reaching out to sales@govdirect.com

– We offer the Arbitrator video evidence capture solution from Panasonic. Whether you are looking for In Car or Body Worn cameras, we can support with demos and competitive pricing.

She can also speak with you about other Toughbook products such as the newly released CF-33, grant funding assistance, and purchasing contracts at the show. Feel free to reach out if you won’t be able to attend FBINAA but would like to set up a separate appointment to further discuss these technology solutions. For a full overview of our managed services and technology solutions, please visit www.govdirect.com.

NEW Healthcare Technology Updates from GovDirect

There are several exciting new technologies recently announced to improve productivity in healthcare environments.  Please review the items below while considering any changes to your hardware or infrastructure this summer.

– The fully rugged and detachable CF-33 Toughbook from Panasonic was released a couple of weeks ago. This device is ideal for both tablet and laptop applications and can endure repeated cleaning using chemical solutions as well as drops and spills.

– Got big data that’s moving to the cloud or need server optimization? Find out how Cloudscape identifies and maps your applications into groups that make organizing and migrating your data doable, without the spreadsheets.

– Kensington has a full range of technology accessories ranging from privacy screens to keyed laptop locks, seen here.

– GovDirect also supplies Surface Pro devices. Tablets like these can be locked up and stored securely between shifts in the Bretford Store & Charge cart shown here.

We offer a free demo program and can assist with grant funding. If you are looking to enhance productivity with ergonomic technology, please see our line card and reach out to sales@govdirect.com with any questions about the technolgy we offer.

Tech News and Updates- the CF-33 is finally here!

With the latest releases from our partner, Panasonic, please keep the following products in mind when planning your budget:

– The newest fully rugged product, the CF-33, is a 12.5″detachable 2 -in- 1 laptop that stands up to the public safety environment. Demos will be very competitive on this product so if you would like to test it or see it in person, please respond to me with your request or call me directly.

–  Capture in-car video evidence in full 1080p HD quality using the Arbitrator 360. We have fully trained engineers on staff to assist with your roll-out. Also, the latest release of the Arbitrator BWC is IP67 rated and boasts a 12 hour battery life (with ALL features operating) in the field! If redaction or safe extraction is a concern for your agency when dealing with digital evidence, please find more information on Motion DSP’s Ikena solutions here.

– GovDirect offers managed services ranging from remote support to data security and disaster recovery. See how we can support all of your IT and AV needs on our complete services overview here.

Using up the last of this year’s budget? We have Toughbook items in stock and special discounts for customers that are looking to purchase.

Rugged tablets for First Responders on FL State Contract

Several of our first responder customers are running EMS software on rugged tablets in the back of their vehicles. As your GovDirect account manager, I wanted to make sure you have the latest spec information on Panasonic’s Android A2 tablet and the convertible CF-20 2-in-1 laptop. These have been our most popular sellers among Fire and Ambulance customers as they are fully rugged and small enough to fit comfortably in cramped workspaces.

I will be at the upcoming “First there, First Care” conference in June and hope to share demos of these devices with you there.  If you would like to discuss setting up a demo or seeing budgetary pricing in the meantime, please give me a call. I would be glad to discuss rugged devices and the other technology that is available to you on the FL state contract from GovDirect.

GovDirect and Panasonic Technology Announcements- NEW Body Worn and In Car Video Solutions

We are excited to announce Public Sector technology updates from Panasonic and other partners in time for July budgets!  If you need demos or budgetary/competitive pricing on any of the products listed below,  please reach out to our team at sales@govdirect.com.

  • Panasonic’s upgraded body worn cameras have a battery life of 12+ hours and have an IP67 rating to ensure evidence capture doesn’t stop- rain or shine.  See full specs here.
  • Whether you are considering new tablets, laptops, or an all-in-one, Panasonic Toughbook has you covered.  See Toughbook configurations exclusively designed and priced for Public Sector on page 2 here, and ask us about your options from Cradlepoint, Sierra Wireless, and NetMotion if you currently rely on cellular connections in the field to upload evidence in real time.
  • If you have devices that need to be securely stored and charged between shifts,  see Bretford’s Store & Charge carts here.
  • Looking for semi-rugged options? See the Fujitsu Lifebook convertible options here.

A full line up of the technology we offer is listed on our line card here and we are listed on several local and national purchasing contracts such as NASPO, National IPA and others. Please reach out with any needs or questions.

Latest Classroom Technology from GovDirect

As the school year starts to wind down and you begin to plan for what’s next, we wanted to send a reminder of the technologies listed below that GovDirect offers for education:

  • Bretford rolling carts to securely lock and charge tablets up overnight and in between uses. You can see their store & charge cart line up here.
  • Security Cameras inside and outside the building. You can see dome camera specs here.
  • The Fujitsu lifebook here has a battery life of up to 12.5 hours and configurations start under 2 pounds!
  • Plantronics headsets that allow you to roam from your office without interrupting call connections.
  • We have a full services audio-visual design team to assist with technology like the Ormiboard Pro Whiteboard.

If you would like more information on demos or pricing, please reach out to sales@govdirect.com.

Governors Club Technology Lunch and Learn on 4/26 — You’re invited!

FREE technology lunch and learn on April 26th we are co-hosting with Panasonic at the Governors Club from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  All attendees will be entered in a drawing to win an Apple Watch and other door prizes! Please RSVP by 4/12 as seating is limited.

As a technology solutions provider on the NASPO Florida State Contract, GovDirect offers the most trusted technology in the industry at pre-negotiated volume pricing. At this luncheon, we will be discussing the benefits of adding rugged mobile devices to field operations for improved productivity and connectivity. There are several new mobile rugged body wearable and in car video evidence capture products available from Panasonic that will be available for your visual inspection and evaluation.

You can visit the event webpage here or email rsvp@govdirect.com with any questions about the lunch and learn. We look forward to meeting you!

MIL-STD- 810G TAA Compliant Technology from a WOSB

What percentage of your capital purchases need to go through a Diverse Business? GovDirect is a Woman Owned Small Business that can assist with providing industry standard technology solutions for Federal agencies.  Some of our most popular technology offerings in this sector are listed below:

  • Panasonic’s latest fully rugged and semi-rugged solutions, the A2 tablet and the Q2 semi-rugged detachable laptop.
  • Fujitsu TAA Compliant U745 Ultrabook and WWAN Series laptop and tablets
  • Charge mobile devices while they are securely locked up in the Bretford StoreCharge cabinet.

We offer these solutions on contracts such as CHESS- ADMC2, NETCENTS-2, and the GSA.  To schedule a demo or consultation, please reach out to sales@govdirect.com.

Regain Control of Cloud and Data Center Projects

As you may know, jumping into data center projects without a clear picture of what is being moved to the cloud can become a disaster. CloudScape from RISC Networks organizes information to provide comprehensive details about the information being stored on your servers so migrating applications to the cloud is a cleaner, quicker process. Over 6,500 enterprise organizations have relied on CloudScape to solve complex problems and plan strategic business projects.

In a nutshell, the Cloudscape platform provides insight to the following:

  • I want to go into the cloud, but don’t know where to start.
  • I need to understand what I have in my data center(s) before I start.
  • I want to classify my applications to see which are easy/hard to move and why.
  • I want to compare cloud pricing between all cloud providers to make informed decisions

Get a more complete overview HERE, or schedule a no-obligation demo by emailing us at risc@govdirect.com

Review the Latest Public Safety Technology as you prepare budgets

What technology takes the forefront as you prepare budgets for upgrades to your equipment?  GovDirect is here to provide free product demos and support as you plan for the year ahead. We specialize in high-level technology for public sector agencies, such as the following:

  • There are two new devices out from Panasonic- the 10.1″ Android A2 rugged tablet, and the 12.5″ semi-rugged detachable Q2 laptop.
  • We offer GPS Asset Trackers specifically for Law Enforcement- you can see more details here. These allow you to see real time tracking information on fleet vehicles!
  • Rugged mobile routers from Cradlepoint, and persistent connection technology from NetMotion improve field connections and reduce downtime.
  • Talk with one of our body worn camera specialists if you are looking to add or implement body worn technology. See how our customers at Greenville County are using Arbitrator cameras here.

We offer technology solutions on several state contracts as well as National IPA, PEPPM, NASPO and others.

Take Advantage Now – Extreme Discounts on Panasonic Toughbook Bundles

Panasonic and GovDirect have partnered to assist WV and VA public sector agencies with unprecedented discounts on Toughbook devices AND the warranty, deployment, and protection services to ensure you have a smooth roll-out and user adoption.  You can review available configurations for the Public Sector Bundles here.

Panasonic has also launched new Unified Evidence Management System updates for their Arbitrator digital evidence capture solution. I am a certified engineer able to help you design and install these systems. For more information on the Arbitrator 360, please see the overview here.

These Panasonic items are available for procurement through the National IPA, NASPO, and the VA E194-73322-MA2201 state contract. Feel free to contact Brian Robbins 704-795-8645 or email brobbins@govdirect.com.

GovDirect Fleet Technology check in

GovDirect wanted to touch base and make sure you have the latest information on our rugged camera and laptop solutions:

  • We offer GPS Asset Trackers specifically for Law Enforcement- you can see more details here. These allow you to see real time tracking information on fleet vehicles!
  • There are two new devices out from Panasonic- the 10.1″ Android A2 rugged tablet, and the 12.5″ semi-rugged detachable Q2 laptop.

We offer a free demo program, project consultation, and financing options. If you have any questions about how GovDirect can assist with your technology projects, email sales@govdirect.com.

Projectors and Physical Security Technology for Education

Just a reminder on the technology solutions GovDirect offers our education customers, such as:

  • Projectors, Smartboard displays and other AV solutions such as the Ormiboard pro here.
  • Physical security dome cameras and more to enhance surveillance.

Email sales@govdirect.com for more information about technology and access to contracts such as National IPA/TCPN and PEPPM.

NEW Rugged devices for Airport Maintenance!

Panasonic has recently announced two NEW  form factors that we wanted to share with you for evaluation:

– The 10.1″ Android A2 rugged tablet is designed for field-based workforces with sunlight viewable display, quick-charging, and replacable batteries.

– The semi-rugged detachable Q2 is ideal for workers who need more than the standard consumer tablet and features a long life battery and optional 4G LTE multi-carrier mobile broadband.

Looking to replace devices this year but torn on how to spend budget? The short whitepaper here addresses the failure rates of rugged vs. non-rugged devices and total cost of ownership. 

GovDirect offers consultation a free demo program, and leasing options. Please reach out to sales@govdirect.com or visit www.govdirect.com to find out more about our technology solutions.

Exclusive NOAA deals on Panasonic Toughbook devices

Panasonic and GovDirect have teamed up to provide exclusive pricing to the NOAA on the Panasonic Toughbook and Toughpad line up. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration can utilize these devices in the following applications:

  • Data Collection- MIL-STD-810G devices are the perfect companion for field experts monitoring climate, forecasting weather conditions, to coastal restoration and fisheries management.
  • Desktop Replacement– Win10 devices powered by Intel Core or ISeries vPro processors are powerful enough to oversee projects in the field and dock as a desktop in the office.
  • Ultimate Mobile Computing– Situations that would damage commercial computers don’t stand up to the durability of Panasonic Toughbook and Toughpad computers.

See more information on the devices here. Call 888-TOUGH-31 for more information or to request a demo.

Approved Technology on the Virginia State Contract

Wanted to make sure you have a list of the technology available for procurement from GovDirect on state purchasing contracts for this year’s projects.

  • Panasonic Toughbook mobile devices such as the fully rugged and detachable CF-20. I have a demo available, please reach out if you would like an evaluation. You can see an overview of Panasonic Public Sector skus and services here.
  • Cradlepoint and NetMotion mobile connectivity solutions optimize bandwidth over networks as video applications use large quantities of data.
  • Digital Evidence Management Services. I am certified to engineer and install Arbitrator solutions and can perform post-deployment services.  Panasonic Arbitrator solutions are listed on VA contract #E194-73322-MA2201. Reach out if you would like a free analysis of how you’re managing digital evidence today.

We can also support with free grant writing support services. If you want to set up a call or onsite meeting to discuss technology solutions that are available to you on the VA contract, NASPO, National IPA and others, please let us know.

Join us Feb. 8th & 9th for a FREE Public Sector Technology Keynote

GovDirect would like to invite you to join us for our Public Safety keynote sessions taking place in Dallas on Feb. 8th and in Austin on Feb. 9th at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  We will be discussing Mobility, Digital Evidence capture, and broadband.  You can see full event details and information on our sponsors, Panasonic, Verizon, Havis, and Cradlepoint on our website here.

If you have any questions about the event, please email rsvp@govdirect.com.

Spend NOAA funding wisely

Congratulations on being awarded funding for the NOAA coastal resiliency project! As a prime partner with Panasonic, we wanted to share the latest rugged technology solutions that get outdoors jobs done for years to come.  You can see the technology our federal and local government customers use by visiting our website www.govdirect.com.

We are listed on several state and federal purchasing contracts such as NASPO, SEWP, National IPA, and others!

Panasonic technology and more is available on state purchasing contracts

We wanted to make sure you have a list of the technology available for procurement from GovDirect on state purchasing contracts for this year’s projects.

  • Panasonic Toughbook mobile devices such as the fully rugged and detachable CF-20. I have a demo available, please reach out if you would like an evaluation.
  • Cradlepoint and NetMotion mobile connectivity solutions optimize bandwidth over networks as video applications use large quantities of data.
  • Digital Evidence Management Services. We are certified to engineer and install Arbitrator solutions and can perform post-deployment services.  Reach out if you would like a free analysis of how you’re managing evidence today.

If you want to set up a call or onsite meeting to discuss technology solutions that are available to you on contracts such as the NC-204B, National IPA, and others please let me know.

Arkansas Public Safety Technology Fair – Jan. 19th at East Arkansas Community College

We are hosting a local technology fair on January 19th at the East Arkansas Community College to show the latest in rugged mobile devices and body worn/ in car video evidence capture solutions. Lunch will be provided and this event is FREE. If you would like to send a member from your agency to see the latest in Panasonic’s technology solutions for law enforcement then please RSVP to  staynor@govdirect.com.
Location: East Arkansas Community College, Room # B-129 in the Learning Resource Center.
1700 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335
This technology fair and product training will take place from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. We hope to see you there!

Technology Solutions available on state purchasing contracts

In case you are looking to spend budget dollars before the holidays are in full swing, I wanted to make sure you knew some of the things we are offering on purchasing contracts in the Mid-Atlantic region. Below are listed some of the solutions we can offer:

  • Body Worn and in car Video Evidence Management systems. See more on the Panasonic Arbitrator solution here!
  • Optimize field connections with solutions from Cradlepoint, NetMotion and more!
  • Gamber-Johnson Mounting solutions keep laptops, tablets, and other mobile devices safely docked in vehicles.

We have a free demo program available for the afore mentioned solutions. GovDirect is an authorized supplier on VA contract  E194-73322-MA2201, North Carolina’s NC-204B contract, and several other contract vehicles such as the GSA.

GOVDIRECT launches new website

GovDirect is proud to announce the launch of our new solutions website. Founded in 2010, GovDirect has continued to grow and excel in the industry becoming one of the top computer hardware companies and ranked 18th in Top Tampa companies in the 2016 Inc. 5000. The newly updated website allows users to find much more than it ever did before. “From solutions offered, to contract availability and industry trends, the new website truly has it all.” said Danielle Zoz, CEO and President of GovDirect. Other new additions to the website include an FAQ section, blog and an updated News and Events section.

GovDirect has been a national solution provider for 6 years, specializing in business, government, healthcare and education.  A SBA Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) organization we are staffed with technology sales specialists, making us a leader in specialized IT and Audio Visual solutions. Our solutions range from hardware and software products featuring Panasonic Toughbook® mobile PCs to complex technology solutions such as virtualization, security, rugged mobility, and cloud computing. For more information on how GovDirect can help you, check out our website at www.govdirect.com, email us at sales@govdirect.com, or call 727-754-2688.

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Paige Zoz at 402-323-4850 or email at paigezoz@govdirect.com.

Panasonic Solutions for Ambulances

Several of our first responder customers are using Panasonic Toughbooks in patient transport vehicles. These devices are rugged, sanitizable, and have a long battery life that is ideal for long hours on the road.  If you would like to test your software applications on the new fully rugged and detachable CF-20 or other products from the Panasonic Toughbook line-up shown here.

We also offer back up cameras, connectivity solutions, and other technology designed to improve productivity and efficiency for mobile workers. For more information visit GovDirect.com or call 888-TOUGH-31.

INC 5000

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Clearwater, FL –  GovDirect is proud to be included in the 2016 Inc. 5000 list.  Ranking in at #6 Top Computer Hardware companies, and #18 Top Tampa Companies. This is our second year on the Inc. 5000 list which recognizes America’s fastest-growing private companies.

“Watching our growth over the past 6 years has been very exciting.” said Danielle Zoz, CEO of GovDirect. “We are thrilled to be on the Inc. 5000 list again this year, and hope to continue to be a large presence for IT and Audio Visual solutions all across the nation.”

GovDirect has been a national IT and AV solution provider for 6 years, specializing in business, government, healthcare and education verticals.  A SBA Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) organization, GovDirect is staffed with knowledgeable and experienced technology sales specialists, making us a leader in specialized IT and Audio Visual solutions. Our solutions range from hardware and software products featuring Panasonic Toughbook® mobile PCs to complex technology solutions such as virtualization, security, rugged mobility, and cloud computing. For more information on how GovDirect can help you, check out our website at www.govdirect.com, email us at sales@govdirect.com, or call 727-754-2688.

AFG Grant

The Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) is back, and GovDirect is ready to help you secure the funding needed to replace technology in your firetrucks.  Examples of the fully rugged Panasonic devices that we can work to outfit your trucks with are seen here.

The AFG program is open now through November 18th!  Act quick to get your applications in for the grants needed to upgrade your equipment.  Please reach out to sales@govdirect.com to overview your needs and grant writing requests.

Panasonic Federal Solutions available on your purchasing contracts

Before your budget year ends, we wanted to share our Federal Newsletter here with a lineup of Panasonic’s latest rugged handhelds, tablets, and laptops for federal applications on the land, air, and at sea.  Please reach out to us at sales@govdirect.com with any questions about product specifications or capabilities.

Panasonic devices stand up to the most challenging environments.  Government and Military personnel can depend on rugged, reliable Panasonic Toughbook mobile computers to access mission critical data both now and in the future.

GovDirect supports federal customers with a free demo program and competitive pricing. Just mention promo code: PNABZY16 for your special federal pricing today!

Technology on the VA Contract #E194-73322

GovDirect is proud to be authorized on the Virginia State Purchasing Contract VA E194-73322.  I am available for a call or onsite consultation to discuss the following products:

  • The Arbitrator Unified Evidence Management System from Panasonic
  • Body Worn Cameras- see a video of my training at Burlington Police Dept. here
  • Interview Room Camera Solutions

GovDirect offers a free demo program as well as competitive pricing to you on the Virginia state contract (Vendor # MA2201). Please reach out if you have any technology needs or questions at this time.

See the latest rugged mobile computing solutions from Panasonic

GovDirect has put together special pricing on Rugged Panasonic Toughbook and Toughpad solutions seen here for the federal buying season. By partnering with us, you will have access to several state and federal purchasing contracts AND a team that can build the right technology solutions for a successful mobile deployment.

Some of the products highlighted include:

– MIL-STD-810G CF-20 detachable laptops for the ultimate mobile 2 in 1!

– The CF-54 is the only semi-rugged laptop that offers an optional 2nd battery allowing hot-swap for extra-long battery life in the field.

– Fully rugged 5″ handhelds with voice technology that offer 14 hours of continuous access. See the X1 here or ask us about the Windows version for your applications.

Panasonic Solutions are designed to withstand the hard wear that mission critical situations impose on your technology. If you have any questions about Trial demos, pricing, or an onsite consultation please reach out to us 888-TOUGH-31.

Rugged Mobility Solutions for Ohio Contract Buying

GovDirect is a Woman-Owned Small Business that specializes in providing technology solutions. We provide the following solutions to improve communication and safety for your mobile workforce:

Arbitrator in car and body worn cameras for evidence capture and management solutions.

Toughbooks such as the CF-54 and mounting for rugged mobile data terminals that last in vehicles up to 5 years.

– Connectivity options that improve communication from the field to dispatch and beyond.

We also provide office technology solutions from Samsung, Asus, and others.

We offer a free demo program for most of our solutions and supply solutions that available for procurement on the Ohio state contract as well as several other state and federal contracts!  Email us at sales@govdirect.com for more information or to get your free demo and competitive pricing on your next technology refresh.

GovDirect is a WOSB offering Panasonic Rugged Mobility

GovDirect is a Woman-Owned Small Business that specializes in providing mobile rugged technology solutions for the Government. Panasonic has recently expanded their portfolio and we wanted to share some of the latest laptop, tablet, and handheld options with you.

-The fully rugged and detachable CF-20 is an all-in-one laptop and tablet designed to be used in the field and at a desktop.

-The CF-54 has an IP51 and Mil-STD- 810G rating and is the ONLY semi-rugged laptop that offers an optional 2nd battery for hot-swap battery replacement.

-The FZ-X1 is a great fit for any barcode scanning or voice & data application with its 14 hours of battery life.

GovDirect offers a free demo program and can assist with onsite consultations as well. If you are planning to replace any current laptops, tablets, or handheld devices and would like to test any of these options or those shown on www.buy.govdirect.com please reach out to sales@govdirect.com.  Please note that pricing on our website is for reference only, please contact us for a formal quote. Several contract vehicles are available such as GSA, National IPA, NASPO and others!

Rugged Mobility Solutions for Ohio Public Safety

GovDirect is a Woman-Owned Small Business that specializes in providing technology solutions. We provide the following solutions to improve communication and safety for your mobile workforce:

Arbitrator in car and body worn cameras for evidence capture and management solutions.

– Toughbooks such as the CF-54 and mounting for rugged mobile data terminals that last in vehicles up to 5 years.

– Connectivity options that improve communication from the field to dispatch and beyond.

We also provide office technology solutions from Samsung, Asus, Xerox and others. For more information on the Solutions and Services we provide, please visit www.govdirect.com.

We offer a free demo program for most of our solutions.  Email us at sales@govdirect.com to get your free demo or competitive pricing on your next technology refresh.

Back to school – Technology checklist from GovDirect

School starts soon – we hope you are prepared for a productive year!

Before the doors open back up, we wanted to make you aware of the solutions for schools that GovDirect offers such as the items listed below:

  • Displays and Audio Visual Support. With a team of A/V specialists and installers, we can consult and provide solutions for way-finding displays, projectors, and other classroom presentation tools.
  • Office Solutions. Whether it is a new phone system, High-Volume Scanners or Disaster Recovery that could help your workflow, we have best in class recommendations to keep your processes efficient, secure, and streamlined.
  • Desktop and Mobile computers. Consult us for competitive pricing on all of your computing needs. With longstanding partnerships with manufacturers, we can provide volume discounts on the desktop and mobile solutions to keep your staff productive all year.

GovDirect is on several state and national purchasing contracts. Email us at sales@govdirect.com for more information on contracts, solutions, pricing, or product demonstrations.

Federal Technology Solutions from GovDirect

GovDirect has put together special pricing on the technology solutions seen here for the federal buying season. By partnering with us, you will have access to the purchasing contracts AND discounted rugged solutions needed for a successful mobile deployment.

Some of our Federal items include:

  • MIL-STD-810G CF-20 detachable laptops for mobile and desktop applications.
  • Gamber docking solutions such as the G1 Toughpad Dock and others are available for demonstration!
  • NetMotion provides stable connections for mobile workers. See how it works in the short video here.

Your teams work in demanding environments and Panasonic Solutions are designed to withstand the hard wear that mission critical situations impose on your technology. If you have any questions about demos, pricing, or availability, please reach out to us at 888-TOUGH-31.

Federal Technology Solutions from GovDirect

GovDirect has put together special pricing on the technology solutions seen here for the federal buying season. By partnering with us, you will have access to the purchasing contracts AND discounted rugged solutions needed for a successful mobile deployment.

Some of our Federal items include:

  • MIL-STD-810G CF-20 detachable laptops for mobile and desktop applications.
  • TAA Compliant Scanners with auto-erasure for document imaging.
  • A1 Tablets in excess inventory for ONLY $199 while supplies last!

Your teams work in demanding environments and Panasonic Solutions are designed to withstand the hard wear that mission critical situations impose on your technology. If you have any questions about demos, pricing, or availability, please reach out to us at 888-TOUGH-31.

Rugged detachable laptops a powerful option for USGS

GovDirect is a Prime Panasonic Partner providing Panasonic Toughbook and Toughpad mobile computing solutions to geographical surveyors across the country.  We are offering special Federal Buying Season Pricing and wanted to provide you with information on the NEW Panasonic CF-20, shown in this informative brochure here. As your team documents changes to water, energy, and ecosystems in varying elements it is essential to have the right technology with you as a tool.

We are authorized to provide the CF-20 as well as other Panasonic solutions and product lines and have access to the SEWP V, GSA and other contract vehicles.  Please let us know if you are interested in a demo, pricing or to set up a call to discuss further.  

Discounted Panasonic Solutions for Federal Buying Season

With the Federal buying season quickly approaching, we wanted to make you aware of the discounted Panasonic Solutions available from GovDirect. Numerous contract vehicles are available including GSA. Extremely competitive pricing is available for your upcoming technology purchases, especially in the following solution categories:

TAA Compliant Scanners with auto erasure for document imaging
• Highly Scalable Freezray Storage for digital archiving
Rugged laptops and tablets, such as the detachable CF-20

GovDirect creates fully integrated technology solutions for Government customers daily. We offer highly discounted pricing and a free demo program call 888-TOUGH-31 for your competitive quote or Panasonic demo today.

GovDirect Discounts on Rear-view cameras for DOT fleets

GovDirect is excited to announce our addition of rugged cameras to the fleet solutions available for Department of Transportation customers. We have an easy to install and low cost back up camera solution for your review here.

Benefits of retro-fitting your fleet with our cameras include:

  • Reduced likelihood of accidents and property damage.
  • Compliance with industry standardized safety regulations.
  • Peace of mind that drivers are operating at the safest levels.

Find case study details on how GovDirect provided a 3200 Department’s vehicles with durable rear-view camera solutions on page 2 here.

For information on the other rugged solutions GovDirect offers for mobile work environments, please visit www.buy.govdirect.com and contact us for competitive pricing.  We look forward to working with your team!