Vikings have started their journey.
Locate and sense, through dust and rain, securely.
Viking™ Bluetooth beacons track the location of assets and people, and sense the
surrounding environment. Based on over decade long experience in industrial
wireless identification, Confidex, together with its customers designed a
modular beacon family that will be setting the standard for industrial asset
tracking, indoor, outdoor locating and sensor telemetry applications.
Viking comes in two alternative forms - industrial-grade IP68
Confidex Viking™ and
Confidex Viking Tough™ designed
for applications where extended vibration is present. Whether there’s moisture,
dust or mechanical impacts present that’s all fine, Confidex Viking™ beacons
are designed to last.
Confidex Viking™ is built on modular set of features, all
packaged into durable encasing. Final combination of features will be selected
depending on the customer use case. By this way Confidex Viking™ beacons are
truly optimized for your specific application.
Support for Eddystone™
Confidex Viking™ beacons come with support for Eddystone™, an
open beacon format from Google. Beacons can be wirelessly configured to
transmit one or multiple Eddystone™ frame formats Eddystone-UID™,
Eddystone-URL™, Eddystone-TLM™ and Eddystone-EID™. You can expect reading distances
up to 200m or 650 feet.
The last you want is unauthorized access to your data, or
somebody to modify it. Confidex Viking™ is designed for security: it has
integrated NFC interface for configuration. Also Eddystone-EID™ highly secure
identity ensures the security of your solution.
Designed to last
No buttons, no opening parts, no chance for water or dust going
in. Confidex Viking™ beacons’ sealed mechanical structure is not compromised at
any point during the use. This makes your industrial and outdoor applications
Compliant with Wirepas Mesh
Confidex Viking™ beacons are also compliant with Wirepas
Connectivity – the easy-to-use de-centralized network management solution.
And finally, proven
Confidex industrial wireless identification technology is used every day in the world’s demanding industrial applications. For example automotive manufacturers, component suppliers or logistics services providers are trusting on Confidex NFC and RFID technologies. Now the same grade of high quality, industrial-grade identification will be available in Confidex Viking™ Bluetooth® beacon family.
First clan of Vikings arrives before snow:
Developer kits are available from November 2017
Rest of the tribe follows during winter:
Volume deliveries during Q1/2018