January 5, 2016 – Linx, a Merlin, OR based developer and manufacturer of Internet of Things (IoT) Products and Solutions is pleased to announce its new Thread Border Router and Gateway. Linx will be showing its Thread-based Gateway and Border Router at CES in Las Vegas this January at the Thread booth (#70560) in the Sands Expo.
The Linx Thread Border Router and Gateway is a compact, high performance and cost-effective solution to bridge Thread networks to the cloud. It combines an IEEE 802.15.4 radio running the Thread protocol with an Ethernet interface. It manages all of the communications and protocols, so no software development is required.
Unlike competitive solutions, the system runs embedded firmware on an ARM microcontroller instead of costly microprocessors running bloated Linux-based operating systems. As a Border