Long Range, Flexible, Secure BLE Reader

The I-GUIDES® Blue Retriever™ is a small, secure network appliance that allows for fast and reliable creation of a fixed reader infrastructure for organizations requiring unattended, constant coverage. Once installed, the Retriever™ collects Shepherd™ Tag beacons and pushes them to a local or cloud repository where I-GUIDES® Blue software is hosted.

The Retriever™ capabilities include:

  • Collects Shepherd™ Tag beacons up to 1,500 feet (457m) with extended range antennas
  • Configured as an actively managed network appliance or as a stand-alone secured device inside your firewall
  • Powered via POE or external AC adapter
  • Intel Atom x7-E3950 processor allows the Retriever™ to process up to 5,000 tags within range
  • Gb Ethernet, Dual Band 802.11ac wireless, or cellular data communication
  • MIL-STD-810G compliant rugged fanless network appliance
  • UL Listed, CE Certified
  • VESA or DIN Rail Mounting options available

Part Number: CS35-RTV-0001
Power48 or 56 v POE, 10-48 v DC regulated - 4 W
EnclosureRugged Enclosure designed for Industrial Setting
Connectivity10/100 Mbps (POE)
BluetoothTransmit power 8dBm max, 2-2dBi Stub Antennas - SMA Connections
Range 1,500 feet (457m) - range determined by antenna selection
Tag Density Up to 5,000 tags inside each reader zone
CompatibilityNo interference with Wi-Fi or other radio devices
Operating Temperature Range-20°C to 70°C (extended temperature ranges available)
Relative humidity5% – 95% non-condensing
Shock and vibrationMIL STD 810G compliant
Weight350 grams
HousingAll metal; aluminium and zinc die cast parts
Fanless convection cooling through the housing, no vents

Part Number: CS35-RTV-0001