Microchip Technology, Inc., Chandler, AZ, provides the M2M Development Platform for CDMA to enable custom embedded firmware application development on PIC32, 32-bit microcontroller (MCU) with local-area and remote cellular connectivity using Ethernet and ZigBee. The unit includes GPS, serial communication interface, microSD card support, even or image storage, and an onboard 3-axis motion accelerometer. There are also temperature and light sensors and 2 expansion ports. Applications include consumer, industrial, and telematic markets for alarm systems, home automation, remote pipeline equipment, vending machines, and fleet management.
Microchip Technology Inc.