Monnit Expands Wireless Frequency Coverage

June 7, 2012

The company’s sensor portfolio now includes hardware that operates in the 900, 868, and 433 MHz ISM frequencies bands.

CHICAGO /BUSINESS WIRE/ -- Monnit Corp. of Kaysville, UT, announced at Sensors Expo in Chicago the availability of wireless sensor hardware in both 868 MHz and 433 MHz ISM radio frequency bands. These radio frequencies are available in addition to the standard 900 MHz wireless sensor hardware released by Monnit in 2010. The availability of these additional radio frequencies ensures that Monnit wireless sensors can be used for global applications, with the 868 MHz frequency band being primarily used in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the 433 MHz frequency being used in Asia and South America.

"We have made our entire offering of wireless sensors, gateways, and accessories available in 900, 868, and 433 MHz operating frequencies to address the immediate demands of our ever-growing customer base. These additional radio frequencies allow our sensors to be used worldwide, while ensuring reliable low-power and long-range operation," said Brad Walters, Founder and CEO of Monnit.

Key Features

  • Support of 900, 868, and 433 MHz wireless frequencies
  • Cellular, Ethernet, and USB gateways available
  • Wireless hardware optimized for reliable, low-power, and long-range operation
  • Free online sensor data storage, configuration, monitoring, and alerting

Monnit currently provides 28 different types of wireless sensors used to detect and monitor functions critical to business or personal life, including temperature, humidity, water, light, access, movement, and much more. Monnit's wireless gateways transmit data between local sensor networks and the iMonnit online sensor monitoring and notification system.

All Monnit wireless sensors include free basic iMonnit online sensor monitoring with SMS text and email alerting. For more information on Monnit sensors, gateways, and monitoring, call 801-561-5555.

About Monnit
Monnit Corp. is a leader in the design and manufacturing of turnkey, self-installing, low-cost wireless sensor solutions targeted at the commercial, industrial, and consumer markets. Monnit's sensing solutions are designed to be easily installed and used by anyone wanting to remotely monitor information and activities, including temperature, access, presence of water, light, humidity, and vibration in or around structures, machinery, and various environments.

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