Applications - Medical Device Connectivity

Blood Pressure Monitor Industry

ABIresearch states, “Despite the recession of 2009-2010, healthcare represents the most attractive market for Wi-Fi equipment vendors with the exception of the US federal government". Yet, medical device connectivity has many unique requirements that are beyond what is demanded by the typical wireless customer:

  • 802.11a support
  • Wireless security
  • Cisco CCX compatibility
  • Connectivity and roaming
  • Low power consumption
  • Long product life cycle

Silex Know-How

Silex has been providing wireless connectivity solutions for medical device manufacturers for over five years. Over this time, we have evolved our product offerings to meet the needs of the medical device manufacturer.

For more information, contact Silex.

Solutions


SX-510

10/100 + 802.11g External Serial Device Server

Designed specifically for connecting medical devices to wired or wireless networks.
  • Medical and safety approvals, including IEC 60601-1 and ANSI/IEEE Std. C95.1-1999
  • 802.11a capabilities for operation in the uncrowded 5GHz wireless band
  • Industry-leading security including WPA, WPA2, and WEP, plus 802.1x authentication with the most commonly used EAP types

SX-560

802.11a/g Programmable Embedded Intelligent Wireless Module

Ideal for portable devices with low power requirements
  • Low power consumption for battery powered applications
  • Linux operating system with user programmability
  • Industry-leading enterprise security including WPA, WPA2, and WEP, plus 802.1x authentication

SX-SDWAG

802.11a/g SDIO Wireless Module

Dual Band SDIO wireless module designed specifically for OEM embedded appllications.
  • 802.11a capabilities for operation in the uncrowded 5GHz wireless band
  • Ultracompact SDIO form factor
  • Low power consumption for battery operated applications
  • Diversity antenna support