A beacon is a small Bluetooth radio transmitter, similar to a lighthouse in functionality. This small hardware powered by batteries and can continuously broadcast Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) signals.
Beacons can be deployed on assets, worn by people or even be a mobile phone, can broadcast unique ID, sensor data, advertisement, links, and other related information, through these data delivered by BLE signals, beacons can be used for positioning, condition monitoring, advertising, access control, etc;
The BLE beacon can be made to different form factors to meet the demand of various scenarios, like tag, wristband, badge, a sensor terminal or even a mobile phone can be set up like a beacon.
BLE beacons consume quite low energy, by equipping with a different battery, and set to a different broadcasting frequency, it can provide 3months to 10 years lifecycle.
Tesseract people tracking beacon is used to manage people for security&safety purpose, like old age people tracking, infant management, prisoner management, visit management, etc.
Orb assets tracking beacon is developed for assets management, it can be mounted to assets via multiple ways, and can achieve assets real time location, history route, is ideal for assets tracking, work in process management, tool management, etc;