GainSpan products available from Glyn High-Tech Distribution address the market demand for low power and low cost Wi-Fi connectivity. With GainSpan’s Wi-Fi technology, customers can add Wi-Fi connectivity to nearly any product.
GainSpan is a spin-off of Intel and headquartered in Silicon Valley, California.
GainSpan offers their GS1011 chip and module products, suite of embedded and Serial to Wi-Fi software, as well as complete solutions and development kits that also include an iPhone App.
GainSpan’s embedded Wi-Fi solutions enable customers across a variety of industries to develop a whole new class of Internet connected products. GainSpan’s products address the needs of five key market segments including healthcare and fitness, smart energy, industrial control, commercial/ building automation and consumer home.
GainSpan’s low power chip technology and advanced power management techniques result in WiFi solutions with low power requirements, allowing products to run for years on standard batteries.
GainSpan has developed a unique architecture to offload Wi-Fi services from the host processor and support the networking stack using a secondary ‘network’ processor. This enables customers to marry any 8-32 bits microcontroller to GainSpan’s solution and get Wi-Fi quickly, easily and at low cost.
GainSpan’s technology allows nearly any device to now leverage the large installed base of Wi-Fi access points and gain Internet connectivity.