MultiTech and DataPrint Join Forces to Demonstrate Connectivity Solutions for Utilities at European Utility Week
New product announcements, displays and live demonstrations highlight comitment to connecting utility applications with a choice of technologies including cellular, Private LTE and LPWA.
New LTE Category 4 embedded and device products for European markets include the DragonflyTM embedded cellular system-on-module (SoM), ready-to-integrate modules that offer developers the functionality of a programmable computing platform with the convenience of an onboard cellular radio all in one compact design, as well as MultiConnect® rCell 100 series industrial cellular routers with mPowerTM Edge Intelligence to deliver programmability, network flexibility, enhanced security and manageability for scalable Industrial Internet of Things solutions.
Cellular: Machine-to-machine devices on display include the latest MultiTech Dragonfly and Dragonfly Nano SoMs and MultiConnect rCell 100 series router, as well as MultiConnect microCell modems.
For utilities in the process of upgrading legacy connectivity equipment, the MultiConnect rCell 500 Series – designed specifically for the European market, this easy to configure LTE broadband wireless and Ethernet router offers Paknet emulation support to extend the life of monitored assets.
MultiTech routers are supported by DeviceHQ® a cloud-based tool set for managing the latest generation of MultiTech devices. DeviceHQ takes remote device management and maintenance to a new level, by providing an application marketplace, allowing users to browse applications or build their own then easily deploy them to and customize them for remote devices from anywhere. Now available for deployment on premise in response to the unique needs of the utility marketplace.
LoRaWAN: As a founding member of the LoRa Alliance and an early adopter of LoRa® technology, MultiTech has created a portfolio of gateways and embedded end nodes that enable industrial IoT applications in a myriad of outdoor and indoor use cases. These products were designed to ensure the quickest route to market based on user needs, programming capabilities, preferred use of resources and business focus, in order to deliver a fast return on investment and low total cost of ownership. Visit the booth to see the LoRaWAN® enabling portfolio, including the MultiTech Conduit® base station, gateway and access point, as well as xDot® and mDotTM LoRaWAN CertifiedCM end-point modules. Plus,
Live Partner Demonstrations
KoolZone will showcase its energy and environment monitoring solutions for buildings, manufacturing, transport and agriculture – enabled by MultiTech LoRa technology-based gateways and LoRaWAN Certified end points.
Synetica will demonstrate its LoRaWAN-enabled wireless sub-metering system which allows energy to be monitored via non-invasive, flexible transducers, which achieve Class 1 metering accuracy and MID compliance.
New Private LTE devices designed to leverage emerging shared spectrum guidelines for private or near private networking are particularly well suited to heavily regulated industries like utilities. Those on display will include the MultiConnect® eCell cellular to CBRS bridge and MultiConnect rCell 600 series industrial CBRS router, both for OnGo networks.
DigiMondo will showcase a variety of use cases to demonstrate how a LoRaWAN-enabled sensor network featuring MultiTech gateways is managed and monitored at the LoRa Alliance exhibit in Stand N128.
Also This Week:
IoT Tech Expo, Wednesday, November 13 at 4:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley, California: Sara Brown, Vice President of Marketing will speak on Enabling Successful IoT Solutions on behalf of the LoRa Alliance.
MultiTech designs, develops and manufactures communications equipment for the industrial internet of things – connecting physical assets to business processes to deliver enhanced value. Our commitment to quality and service excellence means you can count on MultiTech products and people to address your needs, while our history of innovation ensures you can stay ahead of the latest technology with a partner who will be there for the life of your solution. Visit www.multitech.com for more information.
MultiTech Press Contact:
Jennifer Costello - Phone: +1 781-715-4870, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
On site at European Utility Week – Richard Stamvik – Phone: +44 7769 345641, Email: Richard.Stamvik@multitech.co.uk