Every year, the Bluetooth® community makes major strides that drive wireless innovation, overcome challenges, and create stronger, more interoperable connections around the world. Community members work diligently with global partners to deliver comprehensive case studies that validate the reliability, flexibility, and scalability of Bluetooth technology across a wide range of platforms and infrastructures, from indoor navigation to commercial connected lighting and even COVID-19 response solutions powered by Bluetooth technology.

These case studies not only highlight the impact Bluetooth technology can have in any environment, but they also serve as an ongoing reminder of how Bluetooth innovations are being used to create a more connected world, free from wires. Here is a look back at some of the top Bluetooth member case studies of 2020.

 

Reducing the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission Using Phillips’ Biosensor BX100 and Cassia’s Bluetooth Gateways

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. Instant download.

POM Tracer Ensures Workplace Safety with Contact Tracing Solutions from Laird Connectivity

POM Tracer was looking to create an easy-to-implement product that would allow businesses and organizations to safely return employees to their offices to mitigate the risk of future shutdowns due to COVID-19. Instant download.

Scaling Up Wireless Lighting Controls

Westerner Park, Central Alberta’s largest trade show, agriculture, entertainment, and sports facility, recently become home to one of the biggest Bluetooth mesh lighting control networks. Read more.

Energy and Cost Savings at Pioneer Markets

Pioneer market, a family-owned grocery business in Mariposa and Waterford, California relies on LED Drivers integrated with wireless Bluetooth mesh to support a lighting system that improves the customer experience by providing higher levels of natural light. Read more.

Quuppa and Dyer Engineering

To achieve an efficient and accurate production outcome, Dyer Engineering, an innovative group of fabrication and machining businesses, turned to ThinkIN’s location tracking solution, which is a combination of Quuppa’s indoor positioning technology and ThinkIN’s software application. Read more.

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The University of Tokyo Deploys a New Bluetooth Safe Return Solution

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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Bluetooth Market

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a global health crisis like no other and continues…

Wireless Connectivity Options for IoT Applications - Commercial Lighting

Industry 4.0 is no longer a thing of the future. The term describes the…

Why Lighting Professionals Prefer Bluetooth Commercial Connected Lighting Over Wired Alternatives

Bluetooth® mesh continues to prove itself as the most effective and user-friendly technology for…

Quantifying Buildings: Six Lessons Learned For Defining Your Enterprise IoT Workplace Strategy

In this session, we explore key lessons learned from hundreds of IoT solutions deployed…

Bluetooth Mesh at Scale - A Case Study

This session includes a detailed overview of the largest Bluetooth mesh lighting control installation…

Smart Warehouse Lighting Retrofit

150,000 sq.ft warehouse with a primitive lighting system is retrofitted to a most modern…

From Car Access to Tire Pressure Monitoring, Discover How Bluetooth Low Energy is Changing the Connected Car

Bluetooth® Low Energy is on a path to become ubiquitous. The Bluetooth Special Interest…

Evolution vs. Revolution: The Building Blocks of Automotive Body Electronics

In the past few generations of automobiles, there have been significant advancements in vehicle…

Using Wireless Technologies to Replace Cables in Car Access and Battery Management Systems in Automotive

Is this cable replacement really possible? How reliable it is? Well these are just…

Connected lighting success rests on interoperability and market clarity

HENRY WONG of the Bluetooth SIG brings attention to connected lighting barriers in commercial…

Bluetooth mesh integrated in LED fixtures serves 22-story Minnesota office building

EMC, Silvair, and McWong have partnered to retrofit a 470,317-sq. ft office building with…

Maximised Energy Savings With Smart Lighting

Lighting can account for up to a third of a commercial building’s energy consumption.…

The Future of Bluetooth is Faster, More Flexible, and Sounds Great

If it feels like time is spinning faster and faster than ever before, you…

Revolutionizing IIoT with Bluetooth Technology

Today’s industrial enterprises are leveraging the power of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)…

2021 Bluetooth Market Update

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The Largest Bluetooth Mesh Lighting Control Installation in the World!

The project itself consisted of 3,685 Bluetooth mesh McWong TruBlu lighting controllers (installed in…

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Chuck Sabin, senior director of market development at Bluetooth SIG, explains how Bluetooth Technology…

How Bluetooth® Technology is Enabling Safe Return Strategies in a COVID-19 Era

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How to Deploy BlueZ on a Raspberry Pi Board as a Bluetooth Mesh Provisioner

This step-by-step study guide will teach you: How to rebuild the kernel on a…

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Bluetooth Location Services

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How to Make Wearables Bluetooth Mesh Provisioners

Learn how to create applications for smartwatches and other platforms that can monitor and control nodes in a Bluetooth mesh network.

Lighting as a Platform

See how connected lighting systems are being used as a platform to enable advanced building services like wayfinding, asset tracking, and space utilization to improve the ROI of smart building investments.

An Introduction to the Bluetooth Mesh Proxy Function

Learn how to create applications for smartphones and other platforms which can monitor and control nodes in a Bluetooth mesh network.