New iDigi Connector extends iDigi Device Cloud to any manufacturer's device
MINNETONKA, Minn. (February 28, 2012) - Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) today released the iDigi® Connector, a free software download that allows any device, regardless of manufacturer or operating system, to seamlessly connect to the iDigi® Device Cloud™. This means any device, anywhere, can now connect to any Internet application.
“The iDigi Connector makes the iDigi Device Cloud a completely open platform and extends the benefits of cloud connectivity to any device in the world,” said Larry Kraft, senior vice president of global sales and marketing, Digi International. “It enables easy access and control of devices over the Internet making the ‘Internet of ANYthing™’ a reality.”
The iDigi Connector features an extremely small memory footprint that will fit even in low-cost microcontrollers. It supports two-way messaging for full cloud-to-device messaging and control and works on any device operating system. By enabling access to the device from the application, new device types can be added to a network without changing the application. This allows organizations to maximize their investment in their applications. Additionally, any derivative works created with the iDigi Connector are the property of the developer.
The iDigi Device Cloud provides the infrastructure required to access, control, configure and upgrade devices securely over the Internet. It is a secure and scalable platform that meets the highest standards of reliability. With the iDigi Connector, the iDigi Device Cloud provides instant connectivity to any type of device from any manufacturer. This allows software developers to access the rich features of the iDigi Device Cloud, including device management tools and robust security capabilities.
For more information about the iDigi Device Cloud, visit www.idigi.com.
About Digi International
Digi International is making wireless M2M easy by developing reliable products and solutions to connect and securely manage local or remote electronic devices over the network or via the Web. Digi offers the highest levels of performance, flexibility and quality, and markets its products through a global network of distributors and resellers, systems integrators and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). For more information, visit Digi's Web site at www.digi.com, or call 877-912-3444.