Digi International Address 5G Needs of Retail & Digital Signage
Digi International, a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, has announced the launch of several new cellular routers and extenders, each designed to meet the present and future connectivity needs of organizations in the retail and enterprise marketplaces. the Digi EX12 cellular extender joins the Digi EX15 in supporting indoor, enterprise use cases, particularly in signage, retail and food service markets.
Digi now has routers that include 5Ge / Gigabit LTE (Cat 18) radios, Band 71 and CBRS connectivity, 5G readiness, and are FirstNet Ready.
Digi has created its new cellular connectivity offerings to match the shifting needs of the IoT marketplace and revamped their features to align with customer needs. Digi built the EX12 – and the already available advanced featured Digi EX15 – for indoor retail and enterprise use cases. These offerings provide users with choice, to ensure they get the right features for their application needs at the right value. The new Digi EX12 is Digi's most affordable cellular extender for low to medium bandwidth applications, including business continuity, point of sale, and digital signage connectivity in retail and primary LTE connectivity in kiosks, ATMs, and lottery machines.
"We're unveiling a number of new networking devices today and that will only continue throughout the year as we work to align with customer needs and the next generation of IoT applications in retail, and beyond," said Brian Kirkendall, Vice President, Product Management, Digi International. "The Digi EX12 routers are ready to begin that process out of the box today, but also as we continue into the future. We intend to make Digi the IoT connectivity player of choice as the generation of IoT we've heard about for years becomes a reality."
The Digi EX12 will be available by this summer. For more information on these products, including specifications, data sheets and availability in your region, please click here.