Enabling Internet of Things Innovation in Agriculture
DigiBale, wanted to apply technology know-how and IP from implementations successfully to more agriculture sectors including cotton, forestry, sugarcane and cattle. However, farmers and growers still have worries about the connected technology.
DigiDigi International is a leading global provider of mission-critical and business-critical Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. We help our customers create next generation connected products and deploy and manage critical communications infrastructures in demanding environments. Our embedded modules and off-the-shelf routers, gateways and network products are designed for relentless reliability and deliver unquestioned performance and security. Our cloud-based software and professional services help customers put their connected products and assets to work across a broad range of mission-critical industry applications. Founded in 1985, we’ve helped our customers connect over 100 million things, and growing.
Networks & Connectivity - GatewaysNetworks & Connectivity - Wireless Local Area NetworkPlatform as a Service (PaaS) - Device Management Platforms
- USE CASES
Farm Monitoring & Precision Farming
DigiBale, a commercial subsidiary of Australian Wool Innovation (AWI), creates useful and unique solutions to a wide variety of business solutions.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
IPv6 Other frequency ZigBee
DigiBale took the foundational communications system to create and offer a Farm Automation Starter Kit which includes a gateway, three Digi modules, a subscription to Digi Device Cloud and a smartphone application.
- DATA COLLECTED
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
Impact #1 [Data Management - Data Analysis]
Cloud solutions enable aggregation of 'big data' to enable more robust analysis and lower costs.
Impact #2 [Process Optimization - Real Time Monitoring]
Real-time status reports enable farmers to remotely diagnose the status of water and food levels.
Impact #3 [Process Optimization - Real Time Asset Tracking]
A virtual map generated by information in the cockpit via the cloud, guiding the pilot in real-time while distributing crop fertilizer.
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT