Munich, Germany -- April 19, 2018 - T2M, the world’s largest independent global semiconductor technology provider, announced the availability of Mindtree’s BQB (Bluetooth Qualification Body) qualified Bluetooth v5 Controller, Stack and Profiles (Declaration ID #D038059 and #D038060). This makes Mindtree the first company to qualify a full featured Bluetooth Low Energy 5 IP with TCRL 2 Specifications. This IP has already been licensed to multiple Tier 1 microcontroller semiconductor companies and will be showcased in the upcoming Bluetooth Asia (May 30th, 31st 2018) in Shenzhen.
BlueLitE v5 Single Mode, Controller and Stack & Profile IP
Bluetooth v5 is the recent upgrade to the Bluetooth Low Energy standard. It provides a 2X increase in speed, 4X increase in the range, 8X increase in broadcasting capacity when compared to the v4.2 specification.
Mindtree’s certified BlueLitE IP, is a comprehensive offering for Bluetooth Low Energy v5, supporting all the mandatory and optional features. Architected for low foot-print and ultra-low power, the BlueLitE controller delivers best-in-class performance.
Mindtree’s Bluetooth Low Energy v5 Protocol Stack & Profiles software is BQB-certified and highly optimized to run equally efficiently on embedded platforms and host CPUs. The software is highly interoperable and designed for portability across OS, MCU architectures.
Mindtree’s certified Bluetooth v1.0 Mesh is a full featured SW stack and the is the leading solution for enabling Bluetooth in IoT markets such as Connected Home, Smart Lighting and Industrial wireless sensor network markets.
“Mindtree is the leading Bluetooth Technology licensing company with a proven track record of delivering mature, full featured, high performance and high-quality IP on time, every time, with several of our BlueLitE v5 licensees already having Chipsets ready for production.” said Partha De, Technical Director, Short Range Wireless Business, Mindtree Ltd. “We have always led the market, delivering BQB Certified technology to our customers ahead of competition. Mindtree was the first company to qualify 4.2 and now the first company to qualify full featured Bluetooth low energy 5.0 IP with TCRL 2 Specifications. This assures our customers’ project success”.
Nigel Dixon, CEO of T2M, remarked “Mindtree’s BQB qualified v5 Bluetooth Low Energy Controller, Stack, Profiles and MESH, in combination with other clients’ leadership RF IPs, provides our customers with a leadership certified system solution. Mindtree’s SW Stack is the most widely used and interoperability-tested independent stack on the market, ensuring our customers a state-of- the-art, trouble-free product. We are very proud to have been the global business development partner of Mindtree Bluetooth business unit for the past 5 years, and look forward to many more years of leadership in this exciting market”.
Mindtree [NSE: MINDTREE] is the leading IP and Technology Services provider with 43 offices across 17 countries, with more than 15 years of expertise in Bluetooth technology development and IP licensing. Mindtree has consistently certified generations of its silicon and software IP from v1.1 to v5.0 by Bluetooth SIG. Mindtree’s Bluetooth technology is the most widely used and real world validated 3rd party Bluetooth technology, with 4 out of the top 5 microcontroller companies, as well as module makers, OEMs and ODMs having licensed Mindtree’s Bluetooth IP. Mindtree is acknowledged by the Bluetooth SIG as one of the cocreators of the Bluetooth 5, 4.2, 4.1, 4.0 specifications.
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