Taipei, Taiwan, March 2021
— Advantech, a leading embedded and AIoT solutions provider, is launching Advantech Industrial Wireless (AIW) solutions with ecosystem members Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., NXP, DEKRA, and E Ink at March 2021’s Advantech Connect
“We provide AIW industrial grade wireless modules and wireless design-in services to embedded customers. This one-stop shopping service helps customers acquire leading wireless enabled AIoT products and reduce their time to market,” said Andy Lin, Advantech Senior Product Manager.
Survey the Next Generation of Wireless Technology
To accommodate the fast-changing wireless market, Advantech will host an online partner conference demystifying AIoT wireless challenges and accelerating breakthroughs with 5G and Wi-Fi 6 on Mar. 18, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (GMT-5).
AIoT Solutions require ubiquitous connectivity, dynamic mobility, and extreme security. Both 5G and Wi-Fi 6 are complementary technologies that deliver higher speeds, lower latency, and increased capacity. Understanding the benefits and usage of these technologies augments AIoT applications. Join our conference to survey the benefits of next generation of wireless technology and ePaper solutions.
Unveiling Wireless Innovations
“We are at an unprecedented inflection point in our industry as the combination of both 5G and AI are going to transform many industries beyond consumer segments,” said Ketal Gandhi, Director, Business Development, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. “Enterprise and industrial segments are where we will see a massive transformation in these technologies. Qualcomm Technologies’ 5G expertise is powering Advantech AIW-355 through the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X55 5G Modem-RF System. Our expertise will continue to enable many exciting new use cases from mission critical and control applications, through the ability to deploy massive IoT across retail, manufacturing and industrial segments.”
“Wi-Fi 6 is a game changer in that it addresses many of the challenges facing today’s IoT market, such as congested networks, scalability, efficiency, and overall quality of service,” said Jay White, Senior Marketing Manager with NXP Semiconductors. “As a leading IoT connectivity provider, NXP’s broad portfolio of Wi-Fi 6/6E + Bluetooth SoCs will enable a new era of IoT solutions that will deliver a step-change in high performance and power efficiency for the latest-generation of smart home IoT services and the vast number of consumer devices that rely on robust Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. ”
“DEKRA is pleased to be selected as Advantech’s global partner in providing testing and certification services to the newly launched AIW solutions, while taking the final step — streamlining the certification process.” said Juan Carlos Mora Jiménez, Growth Management Director of DEKRA, Service Division Product Testing.
E Ink’s product manager, Jeter Lin, said, “ePaper, delivers low power consumption, bi-stability, and comprehensive viewing angles when used in IoT. We believe working with Advantech will yield successful projects and greater market opportunities.”
Emily Wang, Advantech’s Project Supervisor added, “Advantech’s AIW-162, Wi-Fi 6 module promises faster speeds, lower latency, and enhanced capacity. The AIW-355 5G module increases download speeds, supports millisecond latency, and reduces congestion on mobile networks. These ready to use industrial wireless modules support AIoT applications.”
Advantech Connect Online Partner Conference
Advantech Connect is a global virtual event where global business leaders and tech visionaries gather to share their AIoT vision. Throughout this 2 month long event, Advantech and its key partners will discuss the future of IoT and discover collaborative ways to accelerate digital transformation.
Founded in 1983, Advantech is a leading provider of trusted, innovative products, services, and solutions. Advantech offers comprehensive system integration, hardware, software, customer-centric design services, embedded systems, automation products, and global logistics support. We cooperate closely with our partners to provide complete solutions for a wide range of applications in diverse industries. Our mission is to enable an intelligent planet by developing automated and embedded computing products and solutions that facilitate smarter working and living. With Advantech products, the application and innovation potential becomes unlimited. (Corporate website: www.advantech.com)