Mindtree 4.2 Bluetooth® Smart IP Powers NXP Kinetis KW41Z Wireless MCU

WARREN, New Jersey and BANGALORE, November 2, 2016 — (PRNewswire) —

Optimized BlueLitE IP Reduces Cost and Improves Time-to-market for BLE Enabled MCU Platforms  

Mindtree, a global technology services company, today announced that its BlueLitE Bluetooth® Intellectual Property (IP) has been incorporated into the latest Kinetis® KW41Z microcontroller (MCU) product from NXP® Semiconductors N.V. On October 18, NXP announced the general availability of the Kinetis KW41Z MCU - the industry's first multi-protocol wireless MCU solution.


    (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140416/681203 )

Mindtree's BlueLitE Link Layer combined with a unique set of technology components from NXP Semiconductors has delivered the industry's first multi-protocol radio MCU to support concurrent operation of IEEE® 802.15.4 and Bluetooth® low energy v4.2. This makes the Kinetis KW41Z MCU, ideal for the emerging building automation and medical, Internet of Things (IoT) markets, and also for traditional markets such as wearable devices, remote controls and toys.

BlueLitE, Mindtree's Bluetooth® Smart Semiconductor IP is certified by Bluetooth Qualification Body (BQB) and is designed for low footprint and ultra-low power consumption. BlueLitE supports all mandatory and optional features of the Bluetooth low energy specifications, enabling our customer products to be versatile, targeting multiple industry segments. BlueLitE helps Semiconductor OEMs to significantly reduce engineering effort and time-to-market. BlueLitE has integrated advanced power management features and easily portable across MCU architectures, different RF interfaces and OS.

"The IoT world mandates that connectivity options like 802.15.4 co-exist with Bluetooth Smart, requiring a flexible and configurable IP," said Jayanth Krishna, General Manager, Short-range Wireless, Mindtree. "The seamless integration of our BlueLitE IP with NXP's other components combined with excellent collaboration between the teams have produced a winning solution for our client."

"Adding Mindtree's low power Bluetooth IP has allowed us to create a highly optimized and unique multi-protocol radio MCU targeting the Internet of Things market," said Emmanuel Sambuis, Vice President Microcontrollers and Connectivity Products at NXP Semiconductors. "Mindtree's underlying IP and exemplary support helped us reduced time to market and product development cost while achieving exceptional power consumption. Mindtree and NXP are also working closely on next-generation devices that will enable new markets to target Bluetooth Smart."

Mindtree is in its 17th year of offering a comprehensive portfolio of Bluetooth intellectual property solutions and a range of design, engineering, testing and consulting services to semiconductor vendors and OEMs. It was the first to qualify for Bluetooth Smart v4.2 and offers a clear roadmap for the adoption of v5.0 Bluetooth specification. The IP portfolio includes certified, customizable, ultra-low power and footprint Silicon IP for Bluetooth® Smart 4.2 and 5, and ultra-compact, complete certified protocol Stack and Profiles Software. Mindtree also offers a feature-rich and compact Bluetooth Smart Mesh, IPv6, Bluetooth® Smart Ready 4.0, 4.1 and 4.2 and Bluetooth® Classic protocol stack and profiles.

Additional Resources 

About Mindtree 

Mindtree [NSE: MINDTREE] delivers digital transformation and technology services from ideation to execution, enabling Global 2000 clients to outperform the competition. "Born digital," Mindtree takes an agile, collaborative approach to creating customized solutions across the digital value chain. At the same time, our deep expertise in technology services, infrastructure and applications management helps optimize your product engineering and transform your IT into a strategic asset. Whether you need to differentiate your company, reinvent business functions or accelerate revenue growth, we can get you there.

Visit http://www.mindtree.com to learn more.

For more information, contact:
Debi Senapati
Mindtree
+91-99805-56784
Email Contact

Andrea Dunbeck
Matter Communications
+1-978-518-4555
Email Contact

Imogen Nation
Hotwire
+44-20-7608-4675
Email Contact


SOURCE Mindtree

Contact:
Mindtree




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Aldec

 True Circuits: Ultra PLL

Featured Video
Latest Blog Posts
Anupam BakshiAgnisys Automation Review
by Anupam Bakshi
Automation of the UVM Register Abstraction Layer
Bob Smith, Executive DirectorBridging the Frontier
by Bob Smith, Executive Director
Virtual 2020 CEO Outlook Set for June 17
Colin WallsEmbedded Software
by Colin Walls
Multiple constructors in C++
Jobs
Senior Layout Engineer for EDA Careers at EAST COAST, California
Senior Application Engineer Formal Verification for EDA Careers at San Jose and Austin, California
Software Engineer for EDA Careers at RTP, North Carolina
Senior Analog Design Engineers #5337 for EDA Careers at EAST COAST, California
Upcoming Events
Sensors Expo & Conference at McEnery Convention Center 150 W. San Carlos Street SAN JOSE CA - Jun 22 - 24, 2020
Nanotech 2020 Conference and Expo at National Harbor MD - Jun 29 - 1, 2020
IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI) 2020 at Limassol Hotel, Amathus Area, Pareklisia Cyprus - Jul 6 - 8, 2020
57th Design Automation Conference 2020 at San Francisco CA - Jul 19 - 23, 2020



© 2020 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise