Press Release Summary:
The Calypso Wi-Fi Module is offered in 19 × 27.5 × 4 mm dimensions and can be operated in -40 to +85°C temperature range. It supports IPv4, IPv6 and common network applications like SNTP, DHCP, MQTT, mDNS, and HTTP(S). The module features AT command interface that enables easy expansion of an embedded system. It comes with an on board antenna and tin-plated edges that allow module to be manually soldered for prototyping.
Original Press Release:
Wi-Fi Certified Radio Module for Secure Industrial IoT Solutions
Würth Elektronik eiSos presents its Calypso wireless module
Waldenburg (Germany), 29 January 2019 – Würth Elektronik eiSos offers the Calypso Wi-Fi module – a compact, fully integrated wireless module for embedded systems in industrial applications. The module is Wi-Fi certified which ensures industry-agreed standards for interoperability, security, and a range of application specific protocols.
The module, based on the IEEE-802.11-b/g/n standard, has its own antenna on board, but, thanks to “smart antenna selection”, can be optionally operated with an external antenna. The tin-plated edges enable the module to be manually soldered for quick prototyping, as well as AOI in series production. Calypso comes with an integrated TCP/IP stack and supports IPv4, IPv6 and common network applications, such as SNTP, DHCP, MQTT, mDNS, and HTTP(S). As an alternative to the standard firmware, the customer can select their own firmware, which is uploaded during manufacturing – thus obtaining a customized wireless solution for immediate use.
The AT command interface enables quick and easy expansion of an embedded system to incorporate a Wi-Fi interface. In order to adequately address security issues in industrial Internet-of-Things applications, Würth Elektronik eiSos equipped the Wi-Fi module with six simultaneous secure sockets, secure boot, secure storage and secure OTA firmware updates. The module, with dimensions of just 19 × 27.5 × 4 mm, is designed for operating temperatures of -40 to +85°C and has a low power operating mode for battery operated devices. Calypso is pre-certified to save the user development time and costs. Wi-Fi module is available from stock. Samples and evaluation boards can be requested at short notice.
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About Würth Elektronik eiSos
Würth Elektronik eiSos GmbH & Co. KG is a manufacturer of electronic and electromechanical components for the electronics industry. In 2017, the company employed 6 700 people. Würth Elektronik eiSos is one of the largest European manufacturers of passive components and is active in 50 countries. Production sites in Europe, Asia and North America supply a growing number of customers worldwide.
The product range includes EMC components, inductors, transformers, RF components, varistors, capacitors, resistors, quartz crystals, oscillators, power modules, Wireless Power Transfer, LEDs, sensors, connectors, power supply elements, switches, push-buttons, connection technology, fuse holders and solutions for wireless data transmission.
Through its technology partnership with the Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler Formula E Team and its support for the Formula E racing series, the company demonstrates its innovative strength in eMobility
Würth Elektronik eiSos is part of the Würth Group, the world market leader for assembly and fastening technology.
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