Bluetooth hailed as transformative for IIoT

The unveiling of Blecon’s Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) solution at Hardware Pioneers last month in London demonstrated an ongoing shift towards embracing Bluetooth as a technology capable of transforming IoT applications. For Blecon, part of the mission is to increase…

Bluetooth Low Energy broken down

Bluetooth is two decades old and inhabits more than 20 billion circuits – this is phenomenal growth. Did you know that smart-phone vendors no longer support classic Bluetooth? It has been replaced by new BLE (Bluetooth Low Energy). As somebody…

Advanced connectivity to precision tools enabling Industry 4.0 solutions

Sylvac SA, a Swiss based manufacturer of measuring tools, has incorporated BLE modules from Insight SIP, the specialist in ultra-miniature RF modules, to enable enhanced connectivity features within its range class leading digital measuring instruments. Sylvac SA is a family-owned…

Murata launches UWB module optimised for low power IoT

Murata has launched the smallest ultra-wideband (UWB) module – measuring just 10.5×8.3x 1.44mm – that combines elevated levels of accuracy and reliability with low power to ensure compact and battery-driven IoT devices operate as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible. Using…

XLE technology boosts location accuracy of Bluetooth LE IoT tags

Link Labs, provider of an end-to-end IoT platform for locating, managing and monitoring equipment, supplies and assets anywhere at any time, has announced the release of its Xtreme Low Energy (XLETM) technology for IoT asset tracking. An innovative, patented wireless…