Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas released an enhanced Wi-Go Module, a wireless accessory module for the Freescale Freedom development platform, the FRDM-KL25Z, along with new training support. Created by Avnet engineers, this updated wireless development board offers a number of new features including enhanced smart phone modeling and integrated cloud computing support. With an 800 mA/h battery, the Avnet Wi-Go Module can be self-powered for days while facilitating portable data acquisition for the on-board sensor system. In addition to its original feature set, the enhanced Wi-Go Module includes a SmartConfig feature for easy network configuration from a smart phone; Wi-Fi connectivity to Android ; a free Freescale Xtrinsic sensor fusion toolbox application; a fully functional tilt compensated eCompass; a free connection to Avnet’s Exosite cloud services for up to two devices; all source code has been restructured to allow development with the free version of Keil MDK; an upgraded web server; aWi-Go enabled on mbed; a free cloud-based compiler.
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