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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How Battery-Free Bluetooth Sensors Are Helping to Enable the Demand Chain

Recently, there’s been a lot of discussion around the supply chain. And as crisis…

Thread vs Bluetooth: Which Is Best For Smart Homes And Buildings?

There are a million reasons why smart home technology is on the rise. Read…

Using Bluetooth To Safeguard RTLS Innovation

One of the exciting aspects of working in technology is that you are always…

What Makes Bluetooth Beacon-Based RTLS Systems Successful?

183 million, that’s how many location-services Bluetooth® devices shipped in 2021 alone! What’s even…

More Storage Space At The Push Of A Button

Thanks to Swiss-based Fruchtlänge 7, LEGIC and dormakaba, everyone can acquire additional storage space…

Rethinking Workspaces

How spatial intelligence & occupancy tracking solutions help to overcome corporate real estate business…

Orange Business Services Fires Up Safran Aircraft Engines With IoT

Orange Business Services (OBS) has cracked a new problem for manufacturers with the Internet…

Bluetooth Technology for Micro-Location: A Necessary Union of Accuracy and Security

The many advantages of Bluetooth® Low Energy (LE) – such as low power consumption…

Daylight and Presence Dependent Office Lighting On 18 Floors

A completely new lighting system needed be installed in an existing 18-story office building. …

Podcast - The Growing Role Of RTLS In Retail

Marta from ThinkIn and Jesse from Quuppa talk about the benefits RTLS bring for…

Bluetooth Direction Finding Training

This training video explains how Bluetooth direction finding brings a new dimension to indoor…

The Myths & Facts About Bluetooth® Technology as a Positioning Radio

Watch this detailed discussion into the challenges and opportunities in front of indoor location…

2022 Bluetooth Market Update

Featuring new market insights and industry forecasts from ABI Research and other analyst firms...

Tapkey Enables Mobile Access

Key-based locking systems are going out of fashion: Today, cars are opened by radio…

Bluetooth Direction Finding Fundamentals

Bluetooth Angle of Arrival (AoA) and Angle of Departure (AoD) are new technologies that…

Bluetooth Location Services

See 8 use cases for enhancing building efficiencies and creating a better visitor experience, discover new data that supports the latest trends and forecasts, and find out what’s driving the rapid adoption of location services solutions.

Smart Solutions Using Network Lighting Infrastructures

An intelligent network lighting control infrastructure helps business owners and staff know more about…

Tile is working with Lenovo to help you find your lost laptop

Announced at CES 2022, Tile and Lenovo are teaming up to make ThinkPad X1s…

The new Chipolo Card Spot puts Apple’s Find My network in your wallet

Chipolo has a new Bluetooth tracker it’s announcing at CES 2022, a new version…

Getting Started With Bluetooth For High Precision Indoor Positioning

This white paper provides an introduction to Bluetooth high precision indoor positioning, explores what…

2021 Bluetooth Market Update

Supported by updated forecasts from ABI Research and insights from several other analyst firms, the Bluetooth Market Update highlights the latest Bluetooth trends and forecasts.

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

This report shares insight into how Bluetooth® technology is being leveraged by organizations of all sizes to…

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…

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.

Build a Smarter Building with Blue

See how Bluetooth increases reliability, reduces costs, and enhances your smart building ROI.

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