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Dell™ Mobile Computing Station

Safely and securely transport, deploy, store and charge twenty-four, 10" Latitude™ Netbook PCs (sold separately) while remaining wirelessly connected to your network. Includes a Cisco SR224G Ethernet switch, enabling direct connection to netbooks while docked for Wake-on LAN connectivity.

The Mobile Computing Station is discontinued and no longer available for purchase.

Dell™ Mobile Computing Station
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Part Number: K000978

Latitude™ 2100 netbook PCEducators + Technology = Dell Connected Classroom
The Mobile Computing Station is one piece of Dell’s Connected Classroom, enriching the education environment through the use of multimedia technology. Specially designed for the innovative 10" Latitude™ 2120, 2110 or 2100 Netbook PC.

Safe and Secure

Fully UL certified and listed

Three security loops allow entire cart to be secured to a fixed point using a locking cable

Both upper and lower compartment doors have a separate lock to secure netbooks, equipment and cables. Rugged metal doors further enhance security

Temperature-controlled compartments

Safest design for the classroom—students cannot access any cables or cart electronics. Service bay is independently secured by a separate key and lock

Rubber mats on upper surface and lower shelf ensure stored items stay put

Easy Access

Plug and play—no cabling required by the user for set-up or daily use

Stow-away doors provide convenient access to netbooks from both sides of cart

Netbooks are easily removed or inserted into docking bays using a single-hand operation—no cables to unplug or connect

Indicators built into docking bays rapidly identify netbooks that have not been completely docked

Ethernet switch provides direct connection to netbooks while docked for Wake-on LAN connectivity. Push software to netbooks without removing systems from cart to re-image

Netbook power bricks and cables store neatly in individual cradles

Wireless router included for un-tethered network connectivity

Two fixed casters are paired with two swivel casters, providing optimum maneuverability. All casters lock to prevent unwanted movement when parked for access

First netbook/notebook management solution to be co-designed with the netbook’s charging system to utilize best power management. Twenty-four netbooks charge from zero to full in approximately two hours

Small footprint retains same space-saving profile when doors are stowed in either open or closed position

Tech Specs
Part Number: K000978 (formerly K000927); Dell SKU: 330-4381
Description: Dell Managed Mobile Computing Station (black, carbide silver)
Includes Mobile Computing Station, 25 AC Adapters, four (4) locking casters, Linksys WRVS4400 Wireless-N Gigabit Security Router with VPN, 10-foot Ethernet cable, Cisco SR224G 24-port 10/100 2-Port Gigabit Switch + 2 miniGBIC
Compatibility: twenty-four (24) 10" Latitude™ 2120, 2110 or 2100 Netbook PCs in 3-cell or 6-cell battery configurations
Netbooks not included
Weight Capacity: top surface = 25 lbs (11.3 kg); lower shelf = 25 lbs (11.3 kg)
Temperature Range: operating = 32° to 86°F (0° to 30°C); storage = -40° to 149°F (-40° to 65°C)
Power System: 120 V~, 12 A, 60 Hz
Supports CAT 6, Gigabit and fiber Ethernet communication
Charges all netbooks from zero to full in ~ 2 hours
Wireless router is tucked inside an external cage beneath the IT compartment, which allows for re-positioning of antennas so signals may transmit freely while preventing easy removal of the unit
LED indicators communicate power “on” and max temperature conditions. Charge status can be seen directly on netbooks when docked
Each netbook docking slot is designed to ensure netbooks are inserted into the cart correctly for charging. Visual markings on the front of dock tab indicate proper seating of netbooks
Includes custom cables for netbook charging and Ethernet connectivity, providing optimized cable management inside the cart
System heat is managed by installed fans and an airflow management system, which is controlled by a thermostat
Fully UL certified and listed:
UL Standard 60950, CAN/CSA – C22.2 no. 60950
RoHS Compliant
Unit Dimensions: 38.7" H x 40" L x 24" W (98.3 x 101.6 x 61 cm)
Unit Weight (without netbooks): 230 lbs (104 kg)
Shipping Dimensions: 40.8" x 30.9" x 48.5" (104 x 79 x 123 cm)
Shipping Weight: 300 lbs (136 kg)
Warranty: Three (3) years mechanical components; one (1) year electrical components. All third-party components (Ethernet switch, wireless router, power cables, AC adapters) follow warranty defined by their original manufacturer
Support Material
Table with available Ergotron downloads
Product Sheet English     pdf 203 KB
User Guide English, Français     pdf 2135 KB
Maintenance Schedule English     pdf 274 KB
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