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October 30th, 2013

Motion Metrics Ships the First ShovelMetrics™ System

After years of careful development and testing, Motion Metrics officially ships its first ShovelMetrics™ system to an iron ore mine in South Africa.

The new ShovelMetrics™ embedded platform incorporates the latest advancements in processing and connectivity, making it more than 10 times as powerful as the Motion Metrics CPU box that it replaces. The custom-designed rugged enclosure is able to withstand heavy shock and vibration in order to uphold the high reliability standards that Motion Metrics is known for.

The platform will pave the way for the future of advanced monitoring solutions designed to improve safety and efficiency in mining. Stay tuned, as Motion Metrics prepares some exciting new features and performance improvements to be unveiled in the coming year.

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