Bluetooth™ Ubiquity as Brainboxes Allies with BSquare 2000-12-18
Brainboxes, the leading developer of Bluetooth products and solutions has teamed up with BSQUARE Corporation (Nasdaq: BSQR) to provide customers with another means of integrating Brain Boxes hardware products into supported Windows operating systems, thereby reducing development time. The alliance between two companies at the leading edge of development of Bluetooth hardware and software products offers a formidable combination of knowledge base and products.
The inclusion of Bluetooth wireless technology on any mobile or stationary device requires several Bluetooth specific hardware and software components. The relationship between Brain Boxes and BSQUARE offers the market a leading source of Bluetooth expertise for developing and manufacturing systems enabled with Bluetooth wireless technology.
"Brain Boxes hardware will be one of the most widely used PC based Bluetooth solutions," said Eamonn Walsh, Managing Director of Brain Boxes. "Our relationship with BSQUARE gives our OEM customers an additional way to bring their products to market in the shortest possible time."
BSQUARE provides a rich set of product and service solutions for developing and deploying intelligent computing devices in consumer, factory, automotive and enterprise markets. BSQUARE's WinDK™ Bluetooth Extension enables developers to bring robust solutions enabled with Bluetooth wireless technology to market quickly by simplifying Bluetooth interface issues and enabling developers to use existing Win32 applications. "Brain Boxes is a leader in delivering a multitude of Bluetooth hardware solutions," said Paul Lever, director of BSQUARE's Platform Technologies Group. "We are excited to be working with Brain Boxes to accelerate the availability of Bluetooth wireless technology to the developer community."
Brain Boxes offers one of the widest ranges of Bluetooth hardware and software, including a Bluetooth PC Card, Bluetooth USB Adapter, Bluetooth Compact Flash Type I, Bluetooth RS232 Dongle and Bluetooth RS232 Converter. The Bluetooth software stack from Brain Boxes comes with each of the hardware products and is also available for independent license, or buy out.