Thomas Hartinger

Thomas Hartinger

About Thomas Hartinger

Thomas Hartinger is the expert on "bits and bytes" at Rosenbauer. As the Head of Digital Solutions, he is involved with the future software and hardware requirements of emergency response organizations. His creed: "Water will always be used to put out fires, but new technologies can help as well."

Software development at Rosenbauer: from idea to application

By | 21.10.2019|Digital Solutions, Products & Solutions| 4 minutes read

The world of the fire department relates strongly to solid and tangible things. In this context one likes to think of personal protective equipment, portable pumps, rescue equipment or emergency vehicles – a dream of [...]

New technologies in vehicle construction – new challenges for rescue crews.

By | 10.08.2017|Digital Solutions, Products & Solutions| 4 minutes read

Technological development is progressing rapidly within the automotive industry. Airbags and restraint systems at various critical points within a vehicle have long been standard equipment. The development of ultra-high-strength steels and frame reinforcements has provided [...]

How operationally ready does hardware really need to be? (Part 2)

By | 23.01.2017|Digital Solutions, Products & Solutions| 4 minutes read

Emergency response organizations have different hardware requirements. Thus the term of "ready for operation" is also not easy to define. As described in the first part of this blog, there are fundamental differentiating features in [...]

How operationally ready does hardware really need to be? (Part 1)

By | 09.01.2017|Digital Solutions, Products & Solutions| 3 minutes read

Mobile software applications are becoming more important in the daily operations of emergency service organizations. Accessing databases, provisioning planning materials at the scene, or managing the current situation on digital mapping systems are just a [...]