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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Extending an ENS to Support Wearable Devices

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Smart Solutions Using Network Lighting Infrastructures

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

Enabling The Future Of Placemaking At The West Kowloon Cultural District

Pointr worked with the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority team to enable the future…

Adapting Digital Keys for Commercial Access Control, Car Sharing, and More

Out of all the various Bluetooth® solution areas, Bluetooth Location Services has been one…

Intelligent Mobility Solution for E-Motorcycles Achieves True PEPS

Mobility as a service (MaaS) is shifting from a hot concept to becoming an…

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…

Use Cases and Benefits of Location Services in the Smart Building

In the B-to-B context, one will easily relate a smart building into an office…

7 AirTag tricks: Find lost stuff, return found items and more

CNET examines how Apple’s AirTags can easily help you track down lost items using…

Smart Hospital Wayfinding

This case study shares a real-world example of how Cisco has partnered with Pointr…

Meeting Energy-Saving Needs of Today and Beyond with Bluetooth® Mesh

How can building owners and facilities managers make future-proofing decisions today that will enable…

We All Drive Automatic Cars. Why Do We Have a Manual IoT?

For the Internet of Things to deliver on its promise of reimaging supply chains…

Getting Started With Bluetooth For High Precision Indoor Positioning

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

Elevating Patient Experience at UCHealth

Find out how Pointr enables Deep Location® to elevate the patient experience at UCHealth.

Digital Interoperability: The Next Game-Changer For Global Cargo Tracking Solutions

Standards-based IoT connectivity to gateways and the cloud is essential for container trackers get…

How to Make Buildings Smarter with Location Based Services

Digital transformation has been enabling smarter buildings for decades. Today, as you enter a…

Highly Scalable & Reliable - The De-Centralized Approach to Lighting Controls

For many years the belief has been that lighting controls for buildings are complex…

An “Indoor GPS” For Warehouse Automation (And More...)

Bluetooth indoor positioning may be the high precision “indoor GPS” that businesses have been…

Bluetooth Mesh – Reliable Networking For Lighting And Building Automation With Certainty

Bluetooth is already firmly established in the field of audio streaming and fitness wearables.…

Luminaire Level Lighting Controls and the Future of Healthy Buildings

As we build back from the pandemic, the building industry is rethinking how we…

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…

2020 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.

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.

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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