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Crossbow’s asset tracking solution is unique in providing customers with instant global monitoring capabilities while requiring very little initial investment. This is accomplished by combining a variety of established technologies with state of the art hardware and software development.

The following list describes some of the key technologies used:

  • GPS/AGPS worldwide location tracking with special provisions for orientation independent GPS reception
  • GSM/GPRS worldwide cellular radio communication
  • GSM based worldwide location tracking in GPS denied environments
  • Environmental sensor suite to monitor acceleration, temperature, humidity, and other conditions
  • Ultra low power system processor to enable long battery life
  • Optional µWlan radio for P2P and local communications
  • Standards based communication (IP/XML) to back end server
  • Scalable cloud based device management as well as data processing, visualization and storage server
  • Browser base user interface for PCs and mobile devices including real time alerts


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