Wi2Wi announces WM828CC6 the Best in Class Multiprotocol WLAN Combo Module
TORONTO, ON /April 17, 2017 / Wi2Wi Corporation ("Wi2Wi" or the "Company"), a leading global developer and manufacturer of end to end Wireless Connectivity Solutions, high precision Frequency Control, Timing, and Microwave Filter devices, is pleased to announce WM828CC6, an Ultra-Small, Low Power High Performance Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo module, from its maximum performance (MX) series of products.
“We are extremely excited about WM828CC6 which expands Wi2Wi's rich connectivity product portfolio which addresses the integration demand in the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT/M2M) markets. The Company will continue to focus on releasing cost effective, best in class, plug and play integratedwireless connectivity solutions to support the ever growing demand of the IoT and IIoT markets.” said Michael Sonnenreich, Chairman of the Board.
“WM828CC6 provides robust connection and high performance for demanding applications such as high definition video streaming and gaming, while supporting the low power applications such as wearables with its small size and low power consumption. We continue our efforts to provide best in class end to end wireless connectivity solutions which allow greater efficiency and ease of use to our customers worldwide” said Zachariah Mathews, President and CEO of Wi2Wi.
WM828CC6 with industry’s highest level of integration provides best in class features and performance in anultra-miniaturized foot print.By integrating all the necessary wireless protocols like 802.11ac1x1 very high throughput (VHT) and 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth BT4.2 plus Low Energy (LE) and u.Fl connector into a single module which gives developers flexibility to design a variety of IoT and IIoT product. Bluetooth 4.2 with LE specification, the module enables the new ecosystem of low energy Bluetooth Smart devices which can be tethered to the smartphones, and other consumer devices for new and emerging applications. In addition, the integrated u.Fl connector enables easy implementation of external antenna.Adopting WM828CC6 in their systems, system designers can eliminate multiple wireless components and related integration and co-existence issues from their designs. Using WM828CC6 will significantly save time to market and substantially reduce overall product cost for our customers. WM828 is ideal for various demanding applications that require multi-radio co-existence, very low power and high performance. Examples include home and industrial automation, wearables, medical electronics, intelligent vehicle infrastructure (IVI), streaming audio and video, and many other emerging applications.
The module certification for FCC, CE, and IC are expected to be completed in 2Q of 2016. WM828CC6 comes with out of the box integration tools with all the required protocol stacks, extensive software libraries including cloud access support and sample applications. Samples, Evaluation Kits and Development Kitsare available upon request.
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About IoT and M2M
Essentially, IoT and M2M describethe network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to collect and exchange data. Driven by several factors including the growth in the availability of Broadband Internet, which reduces the cost of connecting, and the related increase in Wi-Fi capabilities as well as sensors built into myriad technologies, this has been described as the “perfect storm” for the IoT. Almost any device with an on and off switch that can be connected to the Internet (and/or to each other) – anything from cell phones, coffee makers, washing machines, headphones, lamps, wearable devices, cars, as well as machine components in the engine of a jet airplane or the drill of an oil rig. According to analyst firm Gartner, by 2020 there will be over 26 billion connected devices. Others think this figure could be too conservative by a factor of four.
About Wi2Wi Corporation
Wi2Wi is a vertically-integrated technology company which designs, manufactures and markets high performance, low power wireless connectivity solutions, global navigation satellite system (GNSS) modules, and frequency control devices. The Company's products and services address numerous applications in the markets of Internet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine (M2M), Avionics, Space, and Government Sponsored Projects. Wi2Wi's products and value-added services provide highly integrated, rugged, robust, and reliable multiprotocol wireless actuators with embedded software, along with customized timing and frequency control devices for customers, worldwide. The Company was founded in 2005 and is strategically headquartered in San Jose, California with satellite offices in Middleton, Wisconsin and Hyderabad, India. Wi2Wi's manufacturing operations, its laboratory for reliability and quality control, together with design and engineering for timing and frequency control devices are located in Middleton, WI. The branch office, located in Hyderabad, India, focuses on the development of wireless connectivity; both hardware and software. Wi2Wi's strategic objective is to service the unique needs of each customer by providing end to end wireless integration solutions and highly customizable timing and frequency control devices. Wi2Wi distinguishes itself from commodity grade products, with best in the market performance, highly reliable, low power wireless connectivity products with integrated software that supports broader temperature ranges and a longer product life cycle. Furthermore, Wi2Wi's end to end product solutions helps the customer substantially reduce their end product expense, certification cost, and overall R&D investment, in addition to substantially reducing the time to market. Wi2Wi has partnered with best in class global leaders in technology, manufacturing, and sales. The Company uses a wide network of manufacturer's representatives, worldwide, to promote its products and services, and has partnered with world class distributors for the fulfillment of orders along with direct sales.
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