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LTE Cat1 Power Comparison – From the Workshop

When it comes to embedded cellular modems, designers have options. We set out to compare performance between two 4G LTE CAT1 Verizon embedded cellular modems, specifically NimbeLink’s Skywire vs. Digi International’s XBee Cellular. The intent was to capture empirical data to help customers choose which product is the right fit for their application. Not all applications care about power, but […]

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How LTE Cat M1 Saves Power and Money for the Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) applications can involve large numbers of devices, often in off-the-grid deployments. For that reason, any reduction in cost and power demand can be extremely significant, and LTE Category M1 can save plenty of both. In order for the cellular modem’s power saving capabilities to be realized, they must be supported by both the module supplier and […]

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What is Cat M1 Cellular Service and Why Should I Care?

Saving energy is good business. In homes, cars, and personal devices it cuts costs and enables growth. It drives the development of new products and even new industries. Cat M1 modems are the energy savers of the cellular IoT (Internet of Things). Until now, devices connecting to the IoT via the cellular network have had to use modems originally made […]

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The Next Big Thing in IoT

Innovation drives markets and then drives further innovation. The Internet of Things (IoT) is a perfect example. By allowing autonomous devices to speak to one another, the IoT is generating an incredible explosion of new ideas, new products and systems, and enormous potential profits. The missing piece has been an efficient and cost-effective way of connecting millions of new devices […]

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Game Changers in Low Power Cellular IoT

The emerging Internet of Things (IoT), specifically cellular IoT is one of the fastest-growing markets many of us will ever see. As in any new market there will be a steady supply of “game changers,” but one of the biggest will be the demand for low power cellular modems. The cellular network was created to support phones, first for voice […]

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Gumstix Chooses NimbeLink Skywire™ Modem for Drone-Specific AeroCore2 Expansion Board

Gumstix is a premier provider of Linux-based COMs (computer-on-modules) and expansion boards for Linux and Android products, serving customers in over 45 countries. The company’s Geppetto® free online design-to-order system lets customers develop and purchase systems unique to their needs incorporating components from Gumstix’ large portfolio of small computers and embedded boards. When Gumstix needed to add an LTE cellular […]

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Cellular IoT meets Digital Signage

Signage is at least as old as language, and even before widespread literacy signs used pictures to promote their owners’ businesses. But until recently the rule was “one sign = one message.” That changed with the advent of digital signage. Today’s digital signs can change from minute to minute to capture the attention of passers-by. They can be updated periodically […]

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Breaking News: Cat M1 for the Internet of Things Is (Almost) Here!

On September 1, Verizon announced the launch of their Cat M1 network, expected by the end of this year. That’s sooner than a lot of people expected, but for those developing applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) it’s not a moment too soon. Cat M1 fills a gap in the range of available cellular services, providing a low-cost option […]

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NEWS: EE Times – Cellular IoT Raises Hopes, Concerns

Rick Merritt 6/9/2016 Rich mix may be a game changer For years to come, the market for low power wide area networks (LPWA) will be as fragmented as the Internet of Things it serves. With one of its most significant entrants still more than a year away, players are in a race to cultivate a market of end users that […]

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NimbeLink LTE Router Certified on Verizon’s CPN Private Network, Enables a Critical IoT Feature

NimbeLink, a Rapid IoT Solutions Company announces that its E2CLink™ (Ethernet to Cellular router) is now Certified for use on Verizon’s Customer Private Networks (CPN). This critical feature enables complete end-to-end security for IoT applications. Plymouth, MN (PRWEB) October 16, 2015 NimbeLink’s E2CLink (Ethernet to Cellular) router has been certified by Verizon for use on Verizon’s Customer Private Networks (CPN) […]

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