Microchip M2M PICtail™ Daughter Board
with u-blox GPS and GSM/GPRS Modules
The Microchip M2M PICtail™ Daughter Board was developed with u-blox to help designers add location awareness and communications to their products. The M2M PICtail™ Daughter Board is equipped with integrated NEO-6Q GPS for tracking via satellites. Also included is the LEON-G200 Global System for Mobile (GSM) and General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) module from u-blox for communicating via phone, text, e-mail, and Web, including images and location information. The M2M PICtail™ Daughter Board interfaces with Microchip's Multimedia Expansion Board DM320005 and PIC32 Starter Kit DM320001. Included is all the hardware, wireless communication protocols, and application-code examples needed to assist developers in getting their fleet-management or asset-management product designs to market faster.
- GSM communications - text messaging and cellular phone connection
- GPRS communications - packet data communications (images and location information)
- GPS - satellite positioning for easy tracking and location-based services