Demonstrating sensing technologies around a BLE communication link

February 27th, 2014, Published in Articles: EngineerIT

 

ebv-elektronik-143-03-2014EBV Elektronik has announced sensorTAG, a product that demonstrates various sensing technologies around a Bluetooth low energy (BLE) communication link in a small form factor. This new release from EBV is a one-stop-shop with sensorTAG, a battery-powered sensor Hub, and an USB-to-BLE nanoDongle (9 x 17 mm). SensorTAG provides an industry-standard sensor portfolio (STM, Freescale, TI) combined with TI BLE connectivity, and includes EBV system knowledge and support for related software and hardware. A NXP humidity/light sensor is also featured as demonstration device. The sensors chosen by EBV represent a complete offer enabled for low power operation and are either “high-runners” in the industry, or bring innovative and exciting features for the latest applications. The selected products are either MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) including accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, or relative humidity plus light sensor, and thermopile (contactless IR temperature measurement) enabling an important range of physical parameter monitoring.

Contact Saro Murabito, EBV Elektronik, Tel 011 236-1900, saro.murabito@ebv.com

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