We specialise in networking, firmware and operating systems for low cost hardware.
Ionic is Bright Things’ operating system designed especially for the Internet of Things (IoT). Ionic is highly optimized for running on devices with very limited resources (processing power, storage and memory), yet provide a complete and feature rich operating system.
Ionic runs web services on one chip and realtime real-world sense and control hardware on another.
Ionic can manage multiple radio technologies andsupports all standard physical network connections. It is capable of forming a secure mesh with any other Things in range. Wi-Fi and 6LoWPAN are supported.
Secure and Reliable
Ionic is based on trusted, open and well documented technology ( Linux and OpenWRT ) developed co-operatively by thousands of individual programmers and large tech corporations. We only use professional encryption techniques and public standard security systems.
- Minimal storage requirements (4 MB)
- Minimal memory requirements
- Full IPv4 and IPv6 support
- WiFi Mesh w. WPA2 Encryption