October 25, 2017

Wirepas announces partnership with BiiSafe in large scale asset and people tracking

Wirepas is happy to announce the partnership with BiiSafe. Wirepas provides BiiSafe with the unique Wide Area Mesh connectivity software, that enables Biisafe hardware to be connected at any scale and density.

BiiSafe has had positive user experiences with using Bluetooth Low energy wireless connectivity. Now, with Wirepas Connectivity they are able the address Massive IoT applications where scalability and density are key requirements.

Wirepas Connectivity will provide BiiSafe’s products with more coverage in indoor personnel and asset tracking and give them two-way communication around the clock, with years of battery life. All of this is done with the same hardware as before, simply by embedding Wirepas Connectivity software.

”I’m especially excited about the additional possibilities that Wirepas-technology can provide for our safety-solutions. Wide Area Mesh networking capabilities can significantly increase the operational range of Buddy-buttons and ID-Cards especially indoors. Based on our experiences so far, the system also performs with very high reliability rates regardless of density of the devices i.e.. within a single room. As a company Wirepas is fast moving and easy to work with.”, says Jouni Suutarinen, BiiSafe COO.

Jointly, the companies are targeting large-scale asset and personnel tracking cases in industrial and commercial domain.

“We are really happy to have BiiSafe in our partner ecosystem. BiiSafe’s products with Wirepas Connectivity makes people, and asset tracking easy for end users”, says Teppo Hemiä, Wirepas CEO.

Wirepas is providing technology to multiple global companies, and is constantly strengthening its partner ecosystem. With its clear focus, BiiSafe is extending the reach of Wirepas Connectivity and enables even better service for global B2B end customers.

Biisafe in brief

BiiSafe provides solutions for personal, campus and corporate safety & communications. Products and services are designed to protect, assist, find and get help through prearranged procedures, customised especially for your needs.


Wirepas in brief

Wirepas is focused on providing the most reliable, optimized, scalable and easy to use device connectivity for its customers. Wirepas Connectivity is a de-centralized radio communications protocol that can be used in any device, with any radio chip and on any radio band. With Wirepas Connectivity there is no need for traditional repeaters because every wireless device is a smart router of the network. The connected devices form the network – easy as that. Wirepas has its headquarters in Tampere, Finland and offices in Australia, France, Germany, South Korea, the UK and the United States.

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