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2020 Bluetooth Market Update

Supported by updated forecasts from ABI Research and insights from several other analyst firms, the Bluetooth Market Update examines: 

  • The growth and health of the Bluetooth SIG member community 
  • Trends and forecasts for each of the key Bluetooth solution areas
  • New trends in traditional Bluetooth markets as well as forecasts in emerging markets in which Bluetooth is taking on an expanded role 

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Case Studies and Papers

Active Monitoring with Beacons in the Healthcare Industry

Hospitals will purchase 10% to 20% more equipment than they actually require. This level…

Using Location Data to Enhance Customer Experience

Real-time locating systems (RTLS), based on affordable Bluetooth® tags, offer tremendous possibilities for optimisation…

Scaling Up Wireless Lighting Controls- 120,000 Sq Feet Illuminated by Bluetooth Mesh Luminaires

Located in the picturesque city of Red Deer, Westerner Park is Central Alberta’s largest…

Stratosphere Tower Gets a Lighting Retrofit

The Bluetooth mesh lighting control ecosystem continues to grow at an exponential rate. In…

Disrupting the Restoration Industry with Bluetooth

When Steven Kramer became aware of how antiquated water restoration operations had become in…

How to Automate Asset Tracking, Management, and Inventory in Healthcare and Pharma

Asset tracking is particularly important in healthcare as well as in pharma. Sometimes minutes…

Comparing RTLS infrastructure: Weighing Bluetooth and Competitors

Real-Time Location Solutions are adding more value for operators at a lower price point.…

Bluetooth Mesh Standard Enters OSRAM Headquarters

In cooperation with Silvair as the company’s technology partner, OSRAM has recently launched a new wireless control…

Retrofitting The Galicia Jewish Museum with Bluetooth Mesh

Silvair teamed up with Zumtobel Group to bring affordable and flexible lighting controls to…

Long Range High-Quality Bluetooth Audio at L'Oreal Office

L’Oreal was looking for a new solution and wanted to test wireless Bluetooth headsets…

Bluetooth Range - A Real Life Test Report

This whitepaper contains information about testing Bluetooth operating range in real life. The report…

Next Generation RTLS Transforming Major Verticals

Discover Bluetooth technology powered RTLS solutions in manufacturing, healthcare, logistics, and workplaces. This white…

Beacon Buyer’s Guide

Selecting the right beacon for your deployment is one of the early steps in…

Connectivity Choices for your Medical Device and IoMT Application

It’s important that hospital or medical device company decision-makers understand the concept of IoMT,…

Unlocking the IoT Promise for Fast Casual Dining

Radius Networks and Rigado partner to create new connected guest and employee experiences for…

US Warehouse Retrofit Showcases Interoperability of Bluetooth Mesh

Luminaire manufacturers partnered to retrofit McWong’s 25,000-square-foot warehouse in Sacramento with a Bluetooth mesh…

State-of-the-Art Indoor Location Experience at Walt Disney World Resort Using Bluetooth and AI

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is using Mist to deliver exceptional…

A 360-node Lighting Network Goes Live in Brussels

A sensor-driven lighting control system in a Brussels office is the biggest office implementation…

Blogs and News

Smart lighting as a platform – ‘Suddenly you can attack this 70% inefficiency’

The case to connect lighting is clear enough. The arithmetic for cities says remote…

For Your Legacy Applications, Getting Smart Means Going Wireless

For OEMs of legacy equipment, the race is already on to find ways to…

Breakdown or Breakthrough: Gaining Critical Machine Condition Insights with IoT Sensors

In Every Industry, The Same Problem: Weather and Wear Every company has the same…

Reducing Hospital Infections Dramatically

A Way to Reduce Hospital Infections Dramatically: Real-Time Locating Systems Can Make a Big…

How Fukui University Uses Bluetooth Technology to Monitor Hand Hygiene

Fukui University has been collaborating with CARECOM, an IoT solution provider for healthcare facilities,…

4 Must-See Presentations From Embedded World 2020

A major international fair for embedded systems, Embedded World 2020 is a hub for…

Managing in the Location-Tracking Era

Real-time locating systems allow precise tracking of every asset. But to make the most…

Tuya Uses Bluetooth Mesh to Build Its IoT Platform For Smart Lighting

Connected lighting has been a hot topic both in public places and home scenarios.…

Bluetooth Mesh Developer Study Guide v2.0

The Bluetooth® mesh specification was adopted in the summer of 2017 and has already…

New Indoor Positioning and Proximity Applications Use Bluetooth Beacons

The latest beacon technology is enabling new applications in healthcare, higher-ed, and commercial real…

How Bluetooth Will Continue to Drive Retail Innovation in 2020

Success stories can be found today in big box and boutique shops, fast casual…

What are the latest connectivity trends in smart buildings?

Smart Buildings Magazine vox pop is back, asking one topical question to the industry:…

Energy Efficiency: Wireless Lighting Control Systems in the Factory

Bluetooth mesh paves the way for energy-efficient lighting in manufacturing facilities. Lighting in industrial…

How Cassia is Supporting Rapid Development of Bluetooth in the IIoT

For years, Cassia Networks has delivered reliable, long-range multiple-device connectivity, edge-processing, and location services…

ITON Technology Uses Bluetooth Mesh to Build a Large-Scale Device Network for Automated Control Applications

In recent years, the Bluetooth® mesh network has rapidly become the wireless connectivity platform…

Understanding the Different Levels of Location Accuracy

Businesses are moving beyond basic applications to use IoT to better manage key business…

Can My Smartphone Unlock My Car?

I’m usually good about keeping track of my valuables (wallet, phone, gum, etc.). But,…

Top 5 Bluetooth Advancements From 2019

Every year, the Bluetooth® community makes major strides in wireless innovation, overcoming challenges and…