Software for Android™

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A complete suite of tools to help manage your Android mobile device

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Productivity+ includes applications and services to help manage the life cycle of TOUGHBOOK® Android™ devices with a complete suite of software tools for development, deployment, and management.

Check out what’s included.

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Development

Whether you're new to Android or an Android veteran, Panasonic offers a diverse development and integration toolset to help migrate your user workflows and administrator capabilities to Panasonic Android devices.

INTENT APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACES (APIs)

Administrators and developers can control and manage hundreds of device settings using standard Intent APIs from an application or MDM.

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT KIT (SDK)

Developers can interface with hardware components, like barcode scanners, and take full control of the user experience within their application.

BARCODE KEYBOARD WEDGE

Barcode reader settings can be configured for barcode data to be sent to any application.

SECURE THIRD-PARTY SIGNING APPLICATION

Signed applications can execute Android-protected and privileged commands.

APPLICATION MIGRATION

Application migration tools can assist migration to Android or to a newer Android release.

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Deployment

Get your Panasonic Android devices ready for deployment with a combination of the best of Android Enterprise and the Panasonic Rapid Configuration tool (PaRC).

PaRC TOOL

Panasonic Rapid Configuration allows device settings to be configured and MDM enrollment to be automated by quickly scanning a barcode.

ANDROID ENTERPRISE

Android Enterprise allows for Android-standardized MDM functionality and easy MDM provisioning with QR Code, near-field communication (NFC), or zero-touch Enrollment.

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Sustainment

Take control of the Android firmware and security of your Panasonic devices with tools your enterprise needs to manage, secure, support, and maintain Panasonic Android devices.

PANASONIC ENTERPRISE LAUNCHER

Creates a secure home screen environment or single-purpose kiosk environment to securely mange the user experience.

OEMCONFIG

Allows Android Enterprise administrators to manage and configure hundreds of device settings.

LOGGING TOOL

Allows logs to be remotely captured and sent to system administrators to troubleshoot end-user issues.

ENTERPRISE RESET CAPABILITY

Allows administrators to reset a device to a known good provisioned state set by the system administrator.

HARDWARE DIAGNOSTICS

Allows administrators to automate testing for device hardware concerns.

FIRMWARE OVER THE AIR (FOTA)

Allows administrator to automate, manage, and configure FOTA updates.

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