Available in following markets: Europe
Astra-EX is an easy to install, unobtrusive, integrated 2-port reader/antenna designed for office and commercial environments. Driven by ThingMagics powerful Mercury6e (M6e) UHF RFID Module, Astra EX’s Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) and Wi-Fi options allow for flexible, low cost, single cable installations. Astra-EX blends in well with corporate IT infrastructures and office layouts, and offers full support for ThingMagic’s enterprise-class MercuryAPI software.
Key features of Astra-EX reader include:
► High performance, EPCglobal Gen2 (optional ISO 18000-6B) support with anti-collision Dense Reader Mode (DRM) and advanced anti-jamming functionality
► A fully integrated 8.5 dBic circularly-polarized antenna and an RP TNC connector to support an optional secondary external antenna
► Power over Ethernet (PoE) reduces cabling and electrical outlet proximity requirements
► WiFi option, providing low cost integration with existing enterprise WiFi networks. Supports enterprise WiFi security standards including TKIP, AES and EAP-TLS
► 32MB of flash and 64MB of DRAM available for reader-hosted applications
► LLRP v1.0.1 with multiprotocol extensions
► A small form factor (10.2”H x 10.2”W x 3”D)
► An easy to use Development Kit for customized applications, settings, deployments and management.