Bluetooth Low Energy Audio LC3 Demo

Imagination and Packetcraft have come together to create a complete and proven Low Energy Audio solution combining Imagination’s iEB110 Bluetooth v5.2 hardware IP, Packetcraft’s open source Bluetooth Low Energy host stack and the new Low Complexity Communication codec (LC3), which brings superior performance compared to the sub-band codec (SBC) used in Bluetooth Classic. At just […]

Improving your Integrated Manufacturing with Location & Data Analytics

Data-integrated manufacturing is a big step up in productivity in the manufacturing world. At least, it’s supposed to be. By allowing technology to handle greater amounts of your manufacturing process, you cut down on labor costs, reduce human error, and can manufacture your goods more quickly than you can in more human-focused manufacturing environments. Mindy […]

Reducing the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission

Learn how Philips partnered with Cassia Networks to help fight the spread of COVID-19 in a major Dutch hospital using Philips’ Biosensor BX100 and Cassia’s Bluetooth gateways and IoT Access Controller. Mindy DolanMindy Dolan is the Senior Marketing Program Manager for the Bluetooth SIG, dedicated to creating ongoing awareness of the amazing capabilities of Bluetooth […]

How a Post-Covid World Can Be Safer with Location Technology

As stay-at-home orders and business closures extend, a lot of us are starting to think about what happens after the various lockdowns end. A rapid return to the prior normal is impossible, at least until we have a vaccine. Employers and building managers need to start thinking now about what they can do to control […]

How Low Power Wearables Will Supplement Smartphone Exposure Notification Systems

As managed environments turn to wearables to help keep people safe, extended battery life and battery-free solutions will be critical for device fleets In April, Apple and Google made headlines when they announced a partnership to make it easier for governments and health agencies to roll out COVID-19 exposure notifications systems. These applications will work […]

How Smart Factory Can Help You During Covid

The COVID-19 epidemic has brought many things to the forefront. Among them are the need for smart buildings that can monitor occupants, trace contacts, and support the safety of workers and visitors alike. We talk a lot about smart offices and smart homes, but less about the smart factory and what it can bring to […]

Location Infrastructure Installer’s Guide Part 1: Deploying RTLS Solutions (Gateway Infrastructure)

There is no one-size-fits-all plan when it comes to the infrastructures that support indoor location-based solutions. Every deployment has its own unique requirements, setting and context. Broadly speaking, we can group most installations into two categories, beacon-based and gateway (or access point-based). Their separate categories result from the fundamental differences in their missions. Each is […]