Category Archives: Press Release




May 20, 2015 — Linx Technologies, a Merlin, OR based developer and manufacturer of wireless products, has once again partnered with the Grants Pass Active Club to deploy its new Internet of Things technology to race fans at Boatnik 2015. After last years’ success, the Grants Pass Active Club and Linx have both agreed to once again offer this great tool where family, friends and people all over the world can follow the races on their smart devices or computers through the Internet. On May 25, 2015, fans can follow the Memorial Day hydroplane races in real time – online – with internet connected smart phones, tablets and computers. Each boat in this years’ race will be fitted with a wireless GPS tracker connected to Linx Technologies’ new Smartlinx™ Internet of Things (IoT)

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May 13, 2015 —  In response to the increased use of U.FL / MHF compatible connectors and customer requests, Linx Technologies announces the addition of this connector termination as a standard option for the popular PML Series antennas. This expanded U.FL / MHF connector offering helps to provide customers with more possible design choices. Designed for permanent attachment, PML Series half-wave whip antennas give outstanding performance in a rugged and cost-effective package. In addition, this is an ideal antenna with U.FL connector for pre-certified modules. Featuring an over-molded jacket and flexible shaft that protect the antenna from shock and harsh weather conditions, the antenna is attached by placing its base through a ¼” (6.35 mm) hole in the product and securing it with a nut or by threading it into a PEM-style insert. Now available with a 1.32 mm coax cable terminated with a U.FL /

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Merlin, Oregon – May 10, 2015 –  Linx Technologies, developers and manufacturers of wireless products that are easy for engineers of all skill levels to use, has appointed Summit Technical Marketing LLC as its manufacturer’s representative in Northern California and Northern Nevada. Summit Technical Marketing LLC specializes in assisting Engineers in selecting products that provide cost effective, high quality solutions meeting their technical requirements. We are incredibly pleased to add Summit Technologies to our sales force. This added dimension to our team will allow us to better serve our customers in this key region that contains many innovative and creative companies as we expand our presence in the Internet of Things. – Kris Lafko, VP of Marketing and Sales at Linx Technologies Summit Technical Marketing is privileged to Represent Linx Technologies in Northern California and Northern Nevada. Linx

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Linx Technologies Joins IoT Consortium Helping to Drive Adoption of Thread Wireless Networking Protocol Merlin, Oregon – December 16, 2014 –  Linx Technologies announced today that it has joined the Thread Group, an industry organization dedicated to market education and product certification for Thread, a low-power, wireless mesh networking protocol designed to easily and securely connect hundreds of devices in the home. Linx Technologies will have access to the Thread specifications, which are built on open standards and IPv6 technology with 6LoWPAN at its foundation, and will be able to certify and brand Thread-compliant products starting in the second half of 2015. The Thread Group was formed by seven industry-leading organizations including Yale Security, Silicon Labs, Samsung Electronics, Nest Labs, Freescale® Semiconductor, Big Ass Fans and ARM. They developed Thread

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As the fast-emerging Internet of Things (IoT) continues to gain momentum, the demand for reliable low cost wireless data modules increases every day. In response to this demand, Linx Technologies is pleased to announce the release of the low cost 900MHz HumPRO™ Series wireless data transceiver module. Available today in 900MHz, the HumPRO™ 900MHz version outputs up to 10dBm. This results in a line-of-sight range of up to 1600m (1.0 mile).Other sub-1GHz frequencies will be added in the near future. Low Cost Wireless Data Module The HumPRO™ Series is a Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum (FHSS) transceiver designed for the reliable transfer of digital data.  Built on the Linx Hummingbird platform, the module is below $10 in volume and is designed for emerging IoT applications where cost is an important driver to adoption. The ubiquity of low cost

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