Hopkins, United States – Digi International a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity solutions, unveiled the Digi XBee RR, a wireless networking module to support IoT solutions within the XBee ecosystem. Digi XBee RR offers immediate availability and dramatically reduces time-to-market for designers, OEMs, and solution providers by providing off-the-shelf, pre-certified wireless connectivity and easy-to-add functionality. For customers needing immediate assistance in transitioning to this available module, Digi is also offering its Digi XBee Rapid Redesign Services.
Building on technology, the low-power, low-profile Digi XBee RR module gives designers the ability to switch among multiple frequencies and wireless protocols with a fully interoperable Digi XBee ecosystem to support a range of applications spanning building automation, smart energy, digital health, intelligent lighting, and more.
Immediately available module opens up product development options
Digi XBee RR modules are in stock and available to order today for immediately delivery from Digi’s global distributor network. The XBee RR line includes modules with different form factors, wireless protocols and antenna options to provide an easy transition from existing XBee 3 designs.
“The release of our XBee RR gives engineers and developers an immediately available, pre-certified wireless module in what has been a very difficult, component-constrained environment,” says Steve Ericson, vice president and general manager of Digi’s OEM Solutions division. “In addition to the available-now Digi XBee RR, Digi has its IX15 gateway and Digi Remote Manager, providing developers a complete device-to-cloud IoT solution.”
From edge computing to future migration, the size, weight, power, and performance advantages of Digi XBee RR are ideal for scalable device connectivity. With Digi remote manager, it’s easy for network managers to configure, monitor, and control Digi XBee RR modules via a gateway from a simple, central platform. Built-in Digi TrustFence security, identity, and data privacy features tap into more than 175 controls to protect against new and evolving cyber threats. Digi XBee Mobile App and Digi XCTU software tools simplify setup, configuration, testing, and adding/changing functionality.
Expert help available to speed time-to-market
To fully support customers with Digi XBee RR design, Digi Wireless Design Services is offering a Digi XBee Rapid Redesign Services. These services include design consultation, customised transition plan for replacing an existing embedded module, and testing for unintended EMI produced.
The Digi XBee ecosystem’s software, gateways, and cloud connectivity deliver unparalleled support for short-range networking systems with ZigBee, 802.15.4 and Digi’s patented DigiMesh protocols, as well as Bluetooth provisioning.
Digi XBee RR is available now. For more information, visit Digi.