Digi-Key to distribute dual-mode Bluetooth Low-Energy products for BlueCreation

August 15, 2014 // By Graham Prophet
Distributor Digi-Key has announced a distribution agreement with BlueCreation, UK-based maker of dual-model BLE solutions.

Focused on enabling innovative devices integrating wireless technologies, BlueCreation specialises in the manufacture of Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy, Wi-Fi and other embedded wireless technologies, with a deep knowledge of their interactions with smartphones, tablet PCs, and other similar equipment. BlueCreation is an engineering team formed by ex-CSR employees. ( www.bluecreation.com)

The company offers an industry leading Bluetooth Low Energy offering, providing a dual-mode BLE solution with concurrent stack that can run both BLE and standard Bluetooth. This solution provides access to a wider range of application profiles than any other company in the industry.

“With the increased focus on low-power solutions, more engineers are turning to BLE solutions for their designs,” said Chris Beeson, EVP of Sales and Supplier Development at Digi-Key. “BlueCreation's innovative dual-model BLE solution offers unparalleled flexibility in leading-edge designs and we are excited to add these products to our expansive Bluetooth lineup.”

BlueCreation’s products provide easy-to-implement BLE solutions for a variety of application areas, including sensor networks, energy and equipment monitoring, and control, as well as numerous additional applications in the realm of the Internet of Things.

“The newly released dual-mode BC127 module and development kits provide the advanced features essential to compete in the crowded connecting devices market today,” said Rafik Jallad, Director at BlueCreation.

Digi-Key; www.digikey.com