Laird Technologies

Address:
Birches Industrial Estate
East Grinstead
West Sussex
RH19 1XH
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0) 1342 315044

Fax: +44 (0) 1342 312969

Web: www.lairdtech.com


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Achieving efficient cooling at lower cost

Achieving efficient cooling at lower cost
To protect critical telecommunication cabinets, energy storage systems and back-up battery systems, Laird has developed an air-to-air outdoor cooler. The AA-480 Series thermoelectric assembly delivers long life operation and is well suited for new and retro-fit mobile base station and cell tower projects. The small AA-480 Series can replace bulky, more expensive cooling units - lowering operating costs and saving time on maintenance.
24th March 2016

Unique wireless device requirements for healthcare

Unique wireless device requirements for healthcare
Today’s mobile medical device simply needs to be connected securely and wirelessly to the enterprise to provide integration to the Electronic Health Record as well as to the mobile clinician. The 2015 healthcare environment provides many challenges such as the number of mobile users, the BYOD trend, the construction materials of the facility, the enterprise WLAN design and ultimately the performance characteristics of the WLAN enabled radio within the medical device.
10th March 2015

Dongle offers Bluetooth & BLE for legacy equipment

Dongle offers Bluetooth & BLE for legacy equipment
A dongle that enables sophisticated, legacy equipment to be converted for mobile or wireless use is being introduced by Laird, the company announced today. Legacy devices that have an OS and a USB port, but no in-built Bluetooth or BLE functionality can be easily converted to wireless with Laird’s BT900-US Series, an intelligent BTv4.0 dual-mode dongle for Bluetooth and BLE.
25th February 2015


Roundtable highlights IoT innovation & connectivity

Roundtable highlights IoT innovation & connectivity
Laird has announced its participation in 2015's IncisorTV Roundtable. The theme for the 2015 roundtable is ‘Innovation and connectivity in the Internet of Things’, and the discussion will be held alongside the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Wednesday 7th January, 2015.
30th December 2014

Laird Delivers New Intelligent Dual Mode Bluetooth Modules featuring Laird’s smartBASIC programming language

Laird Delivers New Intelligent Dual Mode Bluetooth Modules featuring Laird’s smartBASIC programming language
Laird announced the release of the new BT900 Series, intelligent dual-mode modules for classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE). The fully approved, programmable module features Laird’s innovative, event-driven smartBASIC programming language, which significantly reduces OEM development risk and speeds time to market. The BT900 series allows anyone to easily and quickly add wireless capabilities to their embedded device such as a barcode scanner, portable medical device, and more.
11th November 2014

WiFi and HCI modules enable WiFi and Bluetooth integration

WiFi and HCI modules enable WiFi and Bluetooth integration
WiFi and HCI modules, which when combined are claimed to enable seamless integration of Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity for enterprise and industrial applications, have been released by Laird. The the 45 series Enterprise-Grade WiFi modules and BT830 Series Bluetooth v4.0 UART HCI modules are suitable for AIDC devices, medical devices, barcode scanners and M2M connectivity. 
25th July 2014

Laird's WLAN antennas improve infrastructure in Japan

Laird's WLAN antennas improve infrastructure in Japan
Laird has announced that two of its WLAN antennas have been used by a Japanese electronics manufacturer to improve infrastructure locally. The PDM24519, a WLAN 3-port MIMO antenna, is part of a WiFi system installed in the Shinjuku downtown area, while the OC24527, a WLAN OMNI antenna, is part of a tsunami monitoring system installed along the pacific coast line.
22nd July 2014

UHF antenna is industry's smallest, claims Laird

UHF antenna is industry's smallest, claims Laird
The patent pending Ultra Phantom low profile vertical antennas have been introduced by Laird Technologies. The manufacturer has claimed that the devices is the industry’s smallest high-performance omnidirectional low profile UHF antenna designed for use in government, public safety and industrial/commercial market segments.
7th July 2014

Laird simplifies Bluetooth product selection

Laird simplifies Bluetooth product selection
Laird has introduced a simple online tool enabling engineers to quickly narrow down Laird’s extensive Bluetooth offerings and choose the optimal Bluetooth module solution for their specific project requirements. The LairdBluetooth Selection Tool is an invaluable resource for engineers to choose from Laird's portfolio of more than 50 Classic Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy options.
11th December 2013

Testing Wi-Fi Functionality in Medical Devices

Testing Wi-Fi Functionality in Medical Devices
Laird has introduced a new white paper, entitled "Testing Wi-Fi Functionality in Medical Devices". Exploring the importance of testing Wi-Fi functionality for medical devices, the new white paper is an excellent tool for medical device manufacturers looking to embed Wi-Fi radios into their products.
28th November 2013

Rick Morse To Lead Laird’s WACS Business

Rick Morse has been appointed as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Laird's Wireless Automation and Control Solutions Business, a unit of Laird’s Wireless Systems Division.
28th October 2013

Laird Announces New RF Transceiver with Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum Technology

Laird announced the release of the CL024 transceiver from its Embedded Wireless Solutions unit. The CL024 transceiver is a Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum (FHSS) radio designed for license-free operation in the 2.4 GHz Industrial, Scientific and Medical (ISM) band. Mass production quantities of modules are available now from all Laird global distributors as either stand-alone units or in preconfigured starter packs for point-to-point networks.
18th October 2013

Updated version of Laird Connection Manager released

Laird Technologies have today announced the release of an updated version of the Laird Connection Manager. This new version will enable administrators of mobile computers and other business-critical mobile devices to save time and resources by configuring and managing WiFi and Bluetooth radios from a single simplified interface.
18th October 2013

Laird introduces new class 1 Bluetooth modules

Laird introduces new class 1 Bluetooth modules
Laird has today introduced the high performance Class 1 Bluetooth 700 Series modules, which includes both the BT730 and BT740 variant modules. Key application areas for the BT700 Series include medical devices, ePOS terminals, automotive diagnostic equipment, barcode scanners, and industrial cable replacement. Every BT700 Series module is designed to add robust, long-range Bluetooth data connectivity to any device.
18th September 2013

Laird exhibit safety solutions at APCO Conference & Expo

Laird exhibit safety solutions at APCO Conference & Expo
Laird Technologies has today announced that it will attend the APCO International 79th Annual Conference & Expo, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Centre in Anaheim, California, August 18-21, 2013. From booth #1529, Laird will showcase solutions for the Public Safety industry, including two recently released products: the elastomer spring for whip antennas and a UHF Wideband Whip Antenna.
8th August 2013

Laird to demo RFID portfolio at China International IOTE 2013

Laird to demo RFID portfolio at China International IOTE 2013
Laird Technologies has today announced that it will be exhibiting at the China International Internet of Things Technologies and Application Exhibition 2013. The exhibition will take place at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center in Shenzhen, China, August 15-17, 2013, where Laird will showcase their full portfolio of industry-leading RFID antennas at booth #B31-32.
7th August 2013

Laird Technologies announce wireless charging coil modules

Laird Technologies announce wireless charging coil modules
Laird Technologies has today introduced the new RWC5353 Series Wireless Charging Coil Modules. Improving efficiency and performance, the RWC5353 Series minimise electromagnetic interference in wireless charging devices. The new RWC5353 series transmitter coil modules meet the global standard for wireless charging, the Wireless Power Consortium’s Qi standard. With more than 20 million people using Qi-phones, the market for wireless charging devices is poised for explosive growth.
5th August 2013

Laird Bluetooth modules feature innovative firmware

Laird Bluetooth modules feature innovative firmware
Laird Technologies have today released a new series of Bluetooth modules, the BTM46x Series. Innovative firmware on the BTM46x series is based on the CSR BC04 chipset, allowing OEMs to support Bluetooth data connectivity for all PCs, smartphones and tablets including Apple iOS devices. Accelerating time to market, this firmware enables Apple licensees to leverage Bluetooth data connectivity, via the iAP protocol, into their MFI accessories.
1st August 2013

Public Safety Industry see Laird launch two New Products

Public Safety Industry see Laird launch two New Products
Laird releases two new products for the public safety industry, a new UHF Wideband Antenna and an elastomer spring for mobile coil antennas. These new products add to the variety of solutions Laird offers for police, fire, emergency and other first responders, as well as commercial 2-way radio users. The B3803WS UHF Wideband Antenna is a high-performance mobile coil whip antenna. As a wideband antenna, it eases interoperability issues while still maintaining antenna performance.
30th July 2013

Next-Gen LTE MIMO Antennas For Broadband And Telecom Applications

Next-Gen LTE MIMO Antennas For Broadband And Telecom Applications
Laird Technologies will showcase next generation antenna solutions for the broadband and telecom industries at CommunicAsia later this month. CommunicAsia will be held at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, June 18-21, 2013. Laird will exhibit at booth #BF2-11. Laird will feature cellular, WLAN and public safety antennas at the event.
10th June 2013


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