IoT Coming to An Office (or School) Near You
MELBOURNE, Australia, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Clarinox Technologies, a leading provider of wireless protocol stack software, is pleased to have provided Clarinox™Blue Smart Ready protocol stack on the Texas Instruments(TI) WiLink™ 8 platform for the recently announced SMART kapp digital capture board. Unveiled at InfoComm 2014, SMART kapp allows users to write, draw, diagram and brainstorm using an ink marker, just as they would with a dry-erase board. But with SMART kapp, co-workers and clients can follow the process in real-time, where everything written on the capture board appears as if by magic on their digital devices. The work is simply saved with SMART’s advanced software and then as a final product as PDFs or JPEGs and then easily shared with anyone, anywhere, instantly.
For the project ClarinoxBlue is integrated on the WiLink™ 8 Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth combo connectivity solution with SYS-BIOS and TMS320C6748. Additionally, the Clarinox built-in Bluetooth protocol analyzer provides enhanced visibility and faster debugging.
Trish Messiter, Clarinox CEO says “Clarinox is very proud to assist SMART bring such an innovative IoT product to the market.”
“SMART’s relationship with Clarinox has been a key part of the development of SMART kapp,” says Warren Barkley, Chief Technology Officer, SMART Technologies. SMART has a reputation for innovation and the protocol stacks from Clarinox on TI’s WiLink™ 8 combo connectivity platform is an ideal fit for SMART kapp.
Mattias Lange, product line manager, Wireless Connectivity Solutions at TI says “It is impressive to see innovative products like the SMART kapp embrace the benefits of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity for easy user interaction. The Clarinox protocol software for real time operating systems adds additional functionality to our WiLink™ 8 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth combo connectivity family.”
SMART Technologies Inc. is a leading provider of technology solutions that enable inspired collaboration in schools and workplaces around the world by turning group work into a highly interactive, engaging and productive experience. SMART delivers integrated solutions of hardware, software and services, designed for superior performance and ease of use, and remains a world leader in interactive displays.
Clarinox Technologies provides short range wireless protocol stacks and related engineering services for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. In handling the inherent complexity of the wireless technologies Clarinox allow their customers to be free to concentrate on their innovation.