RF modules supplier Radiocrafts, and Dusseldorf-based Unitronic, a provider of Sensor2Cloud solution, have sealed a distribution agreement for the German speaking European market.
“We are excited to team up with Unitronic”, said Anders Oldebäck, Sales and Marketing Director of Radiocrafts. “We see that Unitronic’s strategic initiative on Sensor2Cloud match our Wireless Sensor Network strategy very well. We will work closely together to provide modules and solutions for the German speaking market for customers who are looking for connecting wireless sensors to a gateway, and then up to the cloud”.
“The modules from Radiocrafts do strengthen our portfolio capabilities regarding wireless communication technologies supporting industry standard protocols. They perfectly facilitate our ‘Sensor2Cloud’ solution offerings. Radiocrafts as technology partner shall enable Unitronic to fully deploy its strategy in the focused market area and serving our customers along the process chain; from sensor selection & application, data collection & processing, to data transmission & storage in the cloud”, said Werner Niehaus, BU Manager Electronics at Unitronic.
Radiocrafts provides surface mount RF modules for wireless networking in the ISM bands world-wide. The modules support industry standard protocols such as Wireless M-Bus, Sigfox and KNX-RF, and proprietary protocols; RC232 for point-to-point and simple networks, TinyMesh as a lightweight mesh for all ISM bands, and ZNM, a 2.4 GHz mesh.
Unitronic is part of the Swedish Lagercrantz Group. whichb is headquartered in Stockholm and provides a complete sensor portfolio with a broad range of gas, pressure, temperature and humidity, particle sensors among others, including plug-and-play sensor modules from own developments.
The IoT/M2M solutions provided by Unitronic include a variety of wired and wireless technologies: Ethernet, Powerline, WLAN, Bluetooth, DECT-ULE as well as wireless modules from Radiocrafts. The offered EEaaS (Electrical Engineering as a Service) is a strong differentiating factor for ‘Sensor2Cloud’ solutions being a full service provider.