Energy and Cost Savings at Pioneer Markets in Mariposa and Waterford, California

Pioneer market is a family owned grocery business operating in Mariposa, California and Waterford, California. Their mission is “Providing the Best for Our Community” and delivers on that by providing quality and cost savings for their customers. When it came time to upgrade their lighting systems their foremost goal was to improve the customer experience […]

Bluetooth Mesh for Industrial IoT

Bluetooth Mesh lays a framework for large-scale industrial deployments using technology that is already secure, reliable, and supported by all smartphones. The Bluetooth Mesh standard sits on top of Bluetooth as a way of creating a mesh network. Rather than have each device on the network communicate with a central hub, in a mesh network, […]

Bluetooth AoD as the Technology of Choice for Indoor Positioning Systems (IPS)

This article discusses how GPS and Location Based Services became so ubiquitous that we expect access everywhere we go and explores how and why Bluetooth AoD has become a frontrunner technology for bringing these GPS-style positioning solutions to the indoors. Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the Bluetooth SIG, dedicated to […]

Seven Reasons Why Bluetooth is Perfect for the Industrial IoT

Amid all the excitement around Bluetooth in the consumer space, the fact that it’s also incredibly well-suited for smart industrial use gets less attention. We wanted to shine a light on this, so we came up with seven reasons why those designing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) systems and networks should consider Bluetooth as their […]

Everything You wanted To Know About Wireless Communication In Lighting. Part 2: Data Rate

This is the second part of our guide on wireless communication in lighting. Today, we’ll discuss data rate, one of the essential characteristics of every wireless technology. How important is it in lighting applications? Read on to find out! Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the Bluetooth SIG, dedicated to creating ongoing […]

Wireless Communication in Commercial Lighting Environment: Network Robustness #1

Our expectations towards connected LEDs in commercial settings have grown to epic proportions. In the IoT era, lights are supposed not only to make a number of autonomous decisions based on real-time data from a dense network of sensors, but also to deliver all kinds of new services. We expect them to form a building […]

Creating a Safe Workplace Amidst COVID-19

Bluetooth® connectivity and IoT technology have a critical role to play to enable a safe return to buildings for all. In this session, we explain how to leverage Bluetooth technology to enable contact tracing, safe distancing, cleaning compliance and occupancy management inside buildings.   Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the […]

Energy Efficiency Through Standards-Based Lighting Control Systems

This session will discuss the unified architecture of Bluetooth mesh–based inter-luminaire networks extended with DALI/D4i intra-luminaire networks and the benefits of ease of commissioning, energy savings and data reporting. Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the Bluetooth SIG, dedicated to creating ongoing awareness of the amazing capabilities of Bluetooth in the […]

Car Access With TI Connection Monitor

Learn how the TI Connection Monitor is used to monitor Bluetooth Low Energy communications to estimate the distance between the connection monitor and Bluetooth LE enabled devices in applications such as car access or remote keyless entry. Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the Bluetooth SIG, dedicated to creating ongoing awareness […]

Unlocking IoT Data With Bluetooth® Mesh

In this webinar we explore how sensing meets lighting control in Bluetooth mesh. We also look at how the new Bluetooth Device Properties specification extends the sensing and data capabilities of Bluetooth mesh–based lighting systems and explain how the cooperation between the Bluetooth SIG and DiiA enables new data opportunities. Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the […]