Broadliner Tech Data has been appointed as an authorised distribution partner for Glass Enterprise Edition 2 in Europe. Through this agreement, Tech Data partners across the region can access and build solutions with the Glass Enterprise Edition 2 wearable device, through Tech Data subsidiaries in Austria, Belgium, Czechia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
Glass Enterprise Edition 2 is designed to enhance productivity and real-time communication for frontline, hands-on professionals across a variety of vertical industries, including retail, manufacturing, healthcare, field services and logistics. The wearable device – designed by Google – provides glanceable, voice-activated assistance that is designed to be worn throughout the working day, enabling two-way communication, just-in-time training and problem solving with its see what I see functionality.
Glass works with a variety of software solutions that are chosen depending on the use case. Tech Data can help partners to build bespoke solutions for end customers’ specific business requirements by drawing on an extensive software portfolio and the Tech Data Software Store platform for provisioning, licensing and renewals.
Luc van Huystee, vice president, Mobility and Consumer Electronics Solutions, Europe at Tech Data, said: “Glass Enterprise Edition 2 is a ground-breaking product that revolutionises the way that hands-on professionals can communicate, collaborate and learn in real time while carrying out their daily work. We are really excited to further expand our assisted and virtual reality solutions portfolio and to help Google to launch this product into the European IT and telecommunication channels. We look forward to helping our partners to build exciting and impactful solutions for their end customers.”