To boost the working condition of the blue collar employees,
police officials and other factory workers,
Motorola Solutions Inc.
) plans to launch new mobile computing devices supported by
) Windows 8-based platform.
These will likely hit the market in the second half of fiscal
2013 or in the beginning of 2014.
These days, most firms are sidelining their traditional PCs and
adapting to laptops. Moreover, with the advent of popular tablets
) iPads, the ease of doing work has become much easier.
So to tap the growing potential of the changing PC market,
Motorola Solutions is emphasizing on developing such handheld
tablet-like devices based on the newly launched Windows 8
operating system, hence giving these governments and low-paid
employees the ease of doing their task effortlessly.
Motorola Solutions also manufactures tablets supported by
) Android software. Therefore, the company likes to expand its
flexibility by offering multiple operating systems to its
Recently, Motorola Solutions reported strong fourth-quarter 2012
results with the bottom line topping the Zacks Consensus Estimate
but the top line missing the same.
Quarterly total revenue came in at $2,441 million, up 6% year
over year. The up tick was mainly fueled by higher global demand
across the government segments. Moreover, the company generated
solid operating cash flow of nearly $1.1 billion for full fiscal
Currently, Motorola Solutions Inc. carries a Zacks Rank #3
(We are reissuing this article to correct a mistake. The
original article, issued yesterday, Feb 6, 2013, should no longer
be relied upon.)
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