How we built our Bluetooth direction finding demo

How we built our Bluetooth direction finding demo Bluetooth AoA technology tracks a moving tag in real-time. Released as part of Bluetooth 5.1, Bluetooth direction finding just might be the technology that brings high precision positioning in indoor environments en masse. As its name implies, Bluetooth direction finding makes it possible to detect the direction of a...
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Nordic Semiconductor’s Pål Kastnes on the nRF5340’s enhanced security features

Nordic Semiconductor’s Pål Kastnes on the nRF5340’s enhanced security features

Nordic Semiconductor’s Pål Kastnes on the nRF5340’s enhanced security features The dual-core Bluetooth 5.2 SoC at the heart of our NORA-B1 module delivers security features vital to securing cloud-connected solutions end to end. As Bluetooth® finds its way into ever more sophisticated applications, demands on the short-range radio hardware are constantly increasing, both in terms of...
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Designing ultra-low-power GPS solutions for the IoT

Designing ultra-low-power GPS solutions for the IoT

Designing ultra-low-power GPS solutions for the IoT u-blox's latest white paper will help you hit the sweet spot between GPS performance, power consumption, and cost. Particularly in consumer, industrial, and automotive tracking use cases, global navigation satellite system (GNSS) receivers were long considered power hogs. Back in 2010, a single band GNSS receiver in continuous...
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Bluetooth 5.1 module enables mesh networking for ‘massive IoT’ applications

Bluetooth 5.1 module enables mesh networking for ‘massive IoT’ applications

Bluetooth 5.1 module enables mesh networking for ‘massive IoT’ applications u‑blox NINA-B4 modules use Nordic nRF52833 SoC-enabled Wirepas software for large-scale network deployments Thalwil, Switzerland – May 18, 2021 – u‑blox (SIX:UBXN), a leading global provider of positioning and wireless communication technologies and services, has specified Nordic’s nRF52833 Bluetooth® Low Energy (Bluetooth LE) System-on-Chip (SoC) to power its...
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Selecting the Best Design Options for Your IoT Tracking Solution

Selecting the Best Design Options for Your IoT Tracking Solution

Selecting the Best Design Options for Your IoT Tracking Solution There are three ways to integrate GNSS with a cellular module, including a system-on-chip design, stand-alone solution, and combo module. U-blox expert's Samuele Falcomer and Bernd Heidtmann will help you determine which combo module application and stand-alone solutions are right for you. Register now! #uwebinars May...
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Why 450 MHz LTE is ideal for critical communication

Why 450 MHz LTE is ideal for critical communication

Why 450 MHz LTE is ideal for critical communication The advantages include the physics of sub-GHz LTE signals, existing base station networks, and new hardware. When disaster strikes, reliable communication is critical. Emergency responders need to be able to exchange information to coordinate their response. Government authorities need to be able to manage critical infrastructure....
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SARA-R540S Cellular IoT Module by u-blox AG

SARA-R540S Cellular IoT Module by u-blox AG

SARA-R540S Cellular IoT Module by u-blox AG The SARA-R540S from u-blox is an LTE-M/NB-IoT module that is designed specifically for 400-450 MHz spectrum bands (bands 31, 72, 73, 87 and 88) available in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. These lower-frequency bands have good propagation characteristics, helping customers in the smart meter, public safety, smart grid, and smart...
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Connectivity strategies to optimize power consumption for power-constrained IoT devices.

Connectivity strategies to optimize power consumption for power-constrained IoT devices.

Connectivity strategies to optimize power consumption for power-constrained IoT devices. In this webinar, u-blox will demonstrate various example strategies to vastly improve power consumption for #IoT constrained applications, such as asset tracking. Register now! #uwebinars 27 Apr 2021 9am CEST: https://bit.ly/3ascyvg 27 Apr 2021 5pm CEST: https://bit.ly/2Qk5Yjx
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u‑blox extends reach of secure LTE-M, NB-IoT module with 400MHz support

u‑blox extends reach of secure LTE-M, NB-IoT module with 400MHz support

u‑blox extends reach of secure LTE-M, NB-IoT module with 400MHz support Improves coverage within buildings for business and mission-critical applications Thalwil, Switzerland – April 13, 2021 – u‑blox (SIX:UBXN), a leading global provider of positioning and wireless communication technologies and services, has extended its industry leading SARA-R5 LTE-M and NB-IoT communications family with the introduction of a module...
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Cloud location service brings power autonomy to constrained IoT devices

Cloud location service brings power autonomy to constrained IoT devices

Cloud location service brings power autonomy to constrained IoT devices Offloading location calculations uses 90% less energy than onboard GNSS. Thalwil, Switzerland – April 8, 2021 – u‑blox (SIX:UBXN), a leading global provider of positioning and wireless communication technologies and services, has introduced a service that offloads the position calculation from IoT devices into the cloud. The CloudLocate service will...
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