|Sent on:||Friday, April 4, 2014 7:38 PM|
Just jumping in with few remarks about Xbee radios. Xbee is based on ieee 802.15. 4 standard for the physical layer and media access control . Xbee specifications are further extended with ziggbee network stack for routing, message control, self healing and app to app ie the higher layers of the osi model. , From a practical POV One advantage is that xbee radios form their own network and hence do not use IP based networks which can block ports, have security and firewall policies in place. Xbees have data rates in 250kps range which is much slower than Ethernet but they are specifically used to transmit low byte count sensor data. Very robust and uses spread spectrum to transmit data..
I'm not sure what you mean.
"You don't know what you don't know"... so I'm not sure what exists "out there".
I posted msgs a few months ago requesting help and talked with Bill Shaw about it, to no avail, so I'm out here on my own.
I have a bread board with power and a couple of temp sensors.
EXACTLY what would YOU add to that to "use WIFI".
I'm adding a $17 XBee + $10 XBee adapter and that station is transmitting.
On April 1, 2014 at 10:48 AM Bruce Frederiksen <[address removed]> wrote:
I'm curious, why not use wifi rather than X-bee?
Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message will be sent to everyone on this mailing list ([address removed])
This message was sent by jaymer ([address removed]) from Tampa Bay Microcontrollers and Robotics.
To learn more about jaymer, visit his/her member profile
To report this message or block the sender, please click here
Set my mailing list to email me As they are sent | In one daily email | Don't send me mailing list messages
| [address removed]