Systech’s SysLINK IoT gateway, commonly used in IoT and M2M applications, now adds support for over 1,300 interoperable Z-Wave and Z-Wave Plus wireless products.
Systech Corporation, a leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today is pleased to announce Z-Wave Plus certification of its family of SysLINK® IoT gateways. SysLINK may now be used with over 1,300 interoperable Z-Wave products available on the market today, including switches, temperature sensors, electronic valves, and many other devices.
Systech is an early adopter of the new, Z-Wave Plus technology. Z-Wave Plus includes a new certification program designed to help identify products that take advantage of extended Z-Wave features and capabilities to allow faster installations and easier setup. Z-Wave Plus is fully backward compatible with existing Z-Wave products. IoT solutions developed with Systech’s Z-Wave Plus certified gateways enjoy tremendous benefits including 50% improvement in battery life, 67% improvement in range, and 250% more bandwidth.
Systech’s SysLINK IoT gateway enables remote access to a wide variety of sensors and devices for monitoring and control purposes. Common applications include Building Automation, Energy Management, Retail, and Mobile Health. Support for this wide range of IoT applications is achieved with module option cards that may be populated inside the gateway in a variety of combinations. Interface options include Z-Wave, ZigBee, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and cellular.
The gateway includes an embedded Linux operating system, enabling the gateway to be used equally well in cloud applications or in edge-computing applications where internet access is unavailable or undesirable. Custom software may be integrated into the gateway to provide application-specific features.
Systech Corporation, established in 1981, is an industry leader in network conversion gateways, servers, and switches, supporting a wide variety of interfaces. Systech brings network connectivity to IP and non-IP based systems for a wide variety of applications including ATM, point-of-sale, vending, remote electronic signage, building automation and security, and remote monitoring. Additional information can be found at http://www.systech.com.
Z-Wave technology and is an open internationally recognized ITU standard (G.9959). It is the leading wireless home control technology in the market today, with over 1300 certified interoperable products worldwide. Represented by the Z-Wave Alliance, and supported by more than 300 companies around the world, the standard is a key enabler of smart living solutions for home safety and security, energy, hospitality, office and light commercial applications.
Z-Wave® is a registered trademark of Sigma Designs and its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.
About the Z-Wave Alliance
Formed in January 2005, the Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of leading companies in the home technology space dedicated to solidifying Z-Wave as the standard for wireless home control products. The principal members include; ADT, Evolve Guest Controls, FAKRO, Ingersoll-Rand, Jasco Products, LG Uplus, Nortek Security & Control, SmartThings and Sigma Designs. Alliance members lead the home controls market, providing leading edge products and systems that deliver increased comfort, convenience, energy conservation, safety and security.