The m2m Connectivity Family
m2m Germany presents their ever-expanding "Connectivity Family" at the embedded world 2016. The Company slogan "We Make Your Business Wireless" is the basic idea of this product family. Devices like the Blue-1000, Blue-450 Smart and the Blue-400 dual, are connectors via different Bluetooth standards made for industrial 4.0 and the IoT.
Already 2011 the innovative Blue-1000 – has been awarded and this first Bluetooth Classic USB Stick - with a range of up to 1,000 Meters is rightly the keystone of the Connectivity Family.
The following "Blue-450 Smart" is again a novelty - an USB Stick as well - but this time with Bluetooth Smart and a range of up to 450 meters. The modified Bluetooth Smart Stick has, several new features, such as its own Bluetooth Smart Stack –depends on “Bluegiga - a Silicon Labs Company”. Using this feature make the use of Windows Bluetooth drivers and stacks obsolete. With it, users are no longer dependent on the Bluetooth stack of the operating system, but they can communicate simultaneously via a virtual serial COM port with up to eight Bluetooth devices. Outdated notebooks without a serial port, can get via the Blue-450 Smart Stick a defined interface for Bluetooth application. The Blue-450 Smart supports both master and slave modes.
With +8 dBm transmit power and a sensitivity of -98 dBm of the Blue-450 Smart guarantees a first-class RF performance, with minimum power consumption and maximum range.
The excellent link budget of 106dBm - unique worldwide - qualifies the Blue-450 Smart for Long Range RFID / beacon applications. With integrated Bluetooth radio, micro-controller and software stack, the USB stick is a complete Bluetooth Smart solution. The very robust Blue-450 Smart is working at the industrial temperature range of -40 ° C to + 85 ° C and is long term available
Due to the compatibility with current tablets and smartphones, the range of application is limitless: it’s made for building automation, industrial automation, logistics , telematics and inventory, or for use in positioning systems, medical applications and other scenarios.
The Blue-400 Dual will be complete the Connectivity Family. This new family member is the bridge between the different Bluetooth technologies. Due to the integrated Smart Ready technology the Blue-400 Dual combines previous and new Bluetooth standards - so Bluetooth Classic and Bluetooth Smart can communicate with each other. Altogether with just one stick and up to 8 devices simultaneously. That is a technical revolution - the Blue-400 Dual realizes a barrier-free Bluetooth communication with a range of 400 meters.
The connectivity family by m2m Germany combines everything and everybody – just to “make your business wireless” and the use of men and machine more efficient.
Other applications for m2m connectivity family are sports / fitness, automotive diagnostics, home automation, entertainment, wearables connectivity, Anti-Theft, Remote Control, medical care, logistics, telematics, et cetera.