UK lighting controls manufacturer, DANLERS Limited are proud to announce the launch of an extensive range of wireless lighting controls based on Qualified Bluetooth Mesh empowered by SILVAIR Lighting Firmware.

DANLERS PIR occupancy MESH sensors with daylight control communicate wirelessly using the SILVAIR Platform to form a Bluetooth mesh network.

The free iOS app, available from the SILVAIR website, is fully compatible with Bluetooth 4.0 +LE and Bluetooth 5. The range offers specifiers and installers flexible, cost-effective energy saving solutions such as occupancy control and light level control. Photocell settings, time out, override settings etc. are fully configurable via the app.

DANLERS Silvair empowered MESH controls operate as a distributed mesh network with no central controller and no single point of failure. This means that the networks, which can consist of many thousands of nodes, are self-healing and in constant synchronization, so that if any device (node) goes offline it will catch up from others when it returns back online. Any Bluetooth mesh qualified device can be added to the network as required and, as all communication in the network happens over Bluetooth, there is no need for a gateway.

Bluetooth mesh standard uses the most advanced encryption and device authentication solutions that prevent unauthorized access to the lighting network. Designed to protect itself against malicious attacks, the Bluetooth mesh standard means that the Silvair solution is secure and dependable.

The system is commissioned with a smartphone or tablet enabled with Bluetooth 4.0 or Bluetooth 5 running the Silvair Platform app. Once commissioned, no internet connection is needed for the network to work.