SOURCE: ANT

September 20, 2016 10:00 ET

ANT+ Showcases Connected Cycling at Interbike

New ANT+ Enabled Products Allow Cyclists to Connect Their Ride With Ease

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - September 20, 2016) - ANT Wireless, proven innovator in wireless technology and leader in ultra-low power wireless sport and fitness technology, today announced that it is showcasing the interoperability of the ANT+ ecosystem at Interbike, September 21-23, 2016.

ANT Wireless once again brings innovative solutions to today's expanding smart cycling market. Showcasing how the ANT+ ecosystem works, ANT Wireless will feature multi-brand interoperable products that can capture and send ride enhancing data including heart rate monitor solutions, power meters, bike computers, mobile phones, software and bike lights.

"Cycling technology can't operate in a silo, consumers expect their devices to communicate with each other regardless of the logo on the product," said Michael Rounding, Product Manager for ANT+. "Our proven, interoperable ecosystem has hundreds of certified products that can easily connect together, providing value to the retailers that sell them and the consumers who use them."

The booth will showcase products from top cycling brands including: COBI, Cerevo, Tacx, CycleOps, PowerTap, Garmin and Samsung.

To see the interoperable ANT+ ecosystem in action at Interbike, visit the ANT Wireless booth #20032. Come learn more about the ANT+ ecosystem of products and how to take advantage of the multiple brands who connect with ANT.

For more information about ANT Wireless, please visit www.thisisant.com.

About ANT / ANT+ (www.thisisant.com):

ANT is an established protocol and silicon solution for ultra-low power (ULP) practical wireless networking applications. With millions of deployed nodes, ANT is perfectly suited for any kind of low data rate sensor network topologies; from peer-to-peer or star, to practical mesh; in personal area networks (PAN) which are well suited for sports, fitness, wellness and home health applications, or in local area networks (LAN) in home and IoT applications.

ANT+ (built on the base ANT protocol), is an interoperability infrastructure that defines device profiles which specify data formats, channel parameters and network keys This provides seamless wireless connectivity between ANT+ enabled products, including the collection and automatic transfer of sensor data.

Popular in sport, wellness management and home health monitoring, ANT+ is the pervasive ULP wireless technology facilitating the capture of critical market share in the exploding mobile sensor sector. This standardized communication platform enables quick-to-market solutions for application developers, sensor manufacturers, and cell phone makers.

ANT+ has amassed an ecosystem of world-class technology vendors in the ANT+ Alliance, an open special interest group of companies who have adopted the ANT+ promise of interoperability. With over 250 million devices in the market, these industry leaders offer readily-available brand name products for sport, wellness management and home health monitoring. Visit thisisant.com/directory for a complete listing of ANT+ certified and verified products.

ANT Wireless is responsible for managing the base ANT 2.4 Ghz ultra-low power wireless protocol, the ANT+ interoperability infrastructure and the ANT+ Alliance. The company behind ANT Wireless is Dynastream Innovations Inc. (www.dynastream.com). Dynastream was established in 1998 and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. in December 2006. Dynastream is based in Cochrane, Alberta, Canada, and is a world innovator in the research and development of inertial and wireless technology.

ANT+ Product Directory (www.thisisant.com/directory):
The ANT+ Product Directory is a complete inventory of all ANT+ certified or verified products. It is a tool designed specifically to help consumers source hundreds of industry-leading devices and all compatible products within the vast ANT+ ecosystem. Apps and devices may be searched by product name, brand, activity or product category, allowing the consumer to create a monitoring system that meets their specific needs.

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