Richardson Presents mangOH Red Board with Customizable Expansion Card

Press Release Summary:

The mangOH® Red Boards are designed to build interoperability between cellular sensor, wireless and wired technology providers. The boards come with IoT expansion card slot, a snap-in socket that helps to add wireless modules such as 2G to 4G and LTE-M/NB-IoT. The units can be used as an early-stage discovery tool, a prototyping kit and finished-goods enabler and are offered in credit card size form factor. The customizable expansion card supports multiple wireless protocols, multiple hardware interfaces and a GSM module with built-in GNSS.

Original Press Release:

Richardson RFPD Announces Availability and Support for Next-Generation mangOH® Open Source Platform for Industrial IoT from Sierra Wireless

mangOH Red quickly turns ideas into commercial products

October 25, 2018 – Geneva, Ill.: Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced today the availability and full design support capabilities for the mangOH® open source platform from Sierra Wireless.

The mangOH Red boards are reference designs built specifically to bring interoperability between various cellular sensor, wireless and wired technology providers. The mangOH platform enables industrial IoT applications with all the needed capabilities for collecting and sending IoT sensor data to the cloud. It is a multi-faceted solution that can function as an early-stage discovery tool, a prototyping kit, as well as a finished-goods enabler.

The mangOH boards embed sensors, a customizable expansion card that can support multiple wireless protocols, multiple hardware interfaces, and a GSM module with built-in GNSS.

Additional key features of the mangOH Red boards include:

  • Credit card size form-factor
  • A snap-in socket to add any CF3™-compatible modules, including wireless modules (2G to 4G & LTE-M/NB-IoT) to achieve up to 10 years of battery life
  • An IoT expansion card slot to plug in any technology based on the IoT Expansion Card open standard
  • Available with various pre-mounted products from the WP and HL families, or without any pre-mounted product

To find more information or to purchase these products today online, please visit the mangOH® open source platform microsite. The devices are also available by calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find your local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support. To learn about additional products from Sierra Wireless, please visit the Sierra Wireless storefront webpage.

About Richardson RFPD

Richardson RFPD, an Arrow Electronics company, is a global leader in the RF, wireless, IoT and power technologies markets. It brings relationships with many of the industry’s top radio frequency and power component suppliers. Whether it’s designing components or engineering complete solutions, Richardson RFPD’s worldwide design centers and technical sales team provide comprehensive support for customers’ go-to-market strategy, from prototype to production.

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