2019 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

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…

“Back to Work” Solutions - Explained

In this report, we share a detailed technical analysis of technologies available to enable…

150,000 Sq Ft Facility With Bluetooth Mesh Luminaires

The customer – one of the most popular bottled water providers in the US,…

Bluetooth Deployment in Hospital Settings

This white paper focuses on Bluetooth technology. The reason for this focus is to…

Yamaha Motors Improves Energy Performance and Operational Flexibility with Bluetooth Mesh Controls

Maximizing efficiency at its midwestern distribution center is an important business goal for Yamaha…

RTLS in the Healthcare Sector

Healthcare is a key pillar of modern societies. We place a high value on…

Location Services - Making Buildings Smarter

Most people spend the vast majority, about 90% according to Forbes, of their day…

Combatting the Spread of Coronavirus using Medical Sensors and Cassia’s Bluetooth Gateways

The 2019 outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a highly infectious virus that…

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…

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…

Developer Resources

An Introduction to Web Bluetooth

Provides foundation-level information and hands-on labs that walk you through using Web Bluetooth APIs.

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.

An Introduction to Bluetooth Mesh Software Development

Learn the theory and practice of Bluetooth mesh device software development, and create a working mesh network.

An Introduction to Bluetooth Low Energy Development

Provides foundation-level information and hands-on labs that walk you through assembling a Bluetooth Low Energy device.

An Introduction to Bluetooth Beacons

Learn how to build your own Bluetooth beacon or integrate beacon technology into your existing products and apps.

Blogs and News

Multi-vendor Bluetooth Mesh SSL projects benefit warehouse and factory settings

Yamaha warehouse and Crystal bottled water facility leverage Bluetooth Mesh to slash energy use…

Wireless Connectivity Options for IoT Applications - Condition Monitoring

In this post, we continue our series on the comparison between the different wireless…

Bluetooth Mesh Opens New Wireless Era for OSRAM Smart Lighting Systems

As the only wireless standard that provides a fully decentralized architecture and is completely…

Bluetooth Emerging Market Forecasts Predict Continued Growth Through 2024

For more than 20 years, Bluetooth® technology has helped create new markets, shape innovation,…

5 Reasons Financial Institutions Should Convert to Smart Buildings

Financial institutions, factories, warehouses and workplaces of every kind are still in lockdown or,…

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…

How Atmosic is Using Bluetooth Technology to Maximize Battery Life for IoT Devices

A fabless semiconductor company, Atmosic Technologies designs ultra-low-power wireless solutions to dramatically reduce and…

Bluetooth + DALI – Accelerating the Future of IoT-Enabled Commercial Lighting

“Combining Bluetooth® mesh with DALI is a natural choice for the commercial lighting industry.…

Q&A - OSRAM Partnership With Silvair: “For An Open System Solution”

As a technology partner of OSRAM, the Polish-American company Silvair has been providing the…

The Myths, Facts, and Future of Wireless Lighting Control

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

Introducing Enterprise ‘COVID-19 Contact Tracer’ Webapp to Prevent Infections Spread in Corporate Real Estate

Kontakt.io’s mission is to simplify the connection of people, locations and things and to…

For Your Legacy Applications, Getting Smart Means Going Wireless

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

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…

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…

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