MultiTech’s MultiConnect Dragonfly is simple yet highly functional, and it offers the kind of fast development solution that we, as IoT innovators, are looking for.
LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) January 09, 2018
MultiTech Systems, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of M2M and IoT devices, today announced a partnership with Infatrac, a provider of wireless life safety, connectivity and monitoring services. By leveraging the power of the MultiTech MultiConnect® Dragonfly™, an award-winning family of cellular systems on modules, Infatrac can speed development and meet the growing demand for a low-cost IoT solution. The innovative Dragonfly™ design, allows Infatrac to maintain its small form factor, while providing access to a full suite of interfaces for connecting sensors or other remote assets.
Ensuring critical connections globally, Infatrac's code-compliant fire and burglar alarm adapters; elevator adapters, and emergency phones are reliable and affordable wireless solutions that leverage best-of-breed technologies across all organizations and carriers.
“We operate on a ‘lean operations’ footprint for both our business and our products. MultiTech’s MultiConnect® Dragonfly™ is simple yet highly functional, and it offers the kind of fast development solution that we, as IoT innovators, are looking for,” said Stuart Manley, CEO and Managing Partner at Infatrac. “New partnerships with major carriers and innovators like MultiTech allow us to focus our development on the Life Safety Industry. We are in the business of saving lives and are beholden to our partners for their exceptional technology expertise and best of breed solutions.”
A partnership with Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile, provide vital connectivity across the globe with the most reliable networks. Infatrac has also partnered with Manley Solutions, Inc. a 12-year Best in Breed Systems Integration company specializing in M2M, IoT and Distributed Antenna systems to install the newly developed technology, making the process of transitioning away from old phone lines to wireless on the Infatrac ecosystem easy to property managers and building owners. “After achieving certification from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for State Fire Code and Underwriters Laboratory (UL) for Life Safety Connectivity, we knew we were disrupting the industry. Since every building has a fire panel, every building needs our product and services. It’s a very large market opportunity for us and we intend to capitalize on it,” continued Stuart.
The MultiConnect® Dragonfly™ embedded cellular SoM's are fully certified and MNO approved, 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. From a software perspective, Dragonfly is compatible with the Arm®MbedTM programming platform allowing for rapid prototyping, development and deployment. With its integrated Cortex®-M4 processor, developers can host their application and have access to a full suite of interfaces for connecting sensors or other remote assets.
MultiTech and Infatrac can be found at CES Booth 2214 in the Infrastructure Pavilion. Live demonstrations of MultiTech’s MultiConnect® Dragonfly™ will showcase Infatrac’s life saving system in action.
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. For more information, please visit http://www.multitech.com.
INFATRAC designs and develops communications equipment and software for the internet of things – connecting life safety equipment like Fire Alarm Control Panels, Elevator Call Systems and Emergency Phones to first responders and emergency services. Our commitment is to provide simple, affordable and reliable connectivity to life safety equipment using our breakthrough technology adapters and disruptive monitoring software.