Bluetooth Beacon Gateway / Hub
Bluetooth Beacons are being installed in many public locations to allow interaction between the location and a mobile device. Using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) the beacon is able to communicate with devices such as an iPhone or Android phone. Gateworks has Single Board Computers, or SBCs, that can act as a Bluetooth Gateway or Hub. With features like bluetooth, WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet, the single board computer is very flexible to fit into any Bluetooth Beacon system. Multiple Mini-PCIe sites also allow for a 3G or 4G cellular modem. Common Linux operating systems are used allowing for easy customization of the bluetooth beacon setup.