Use cases

Check out the 50+ business cases solvable with our devices.
We will be gradually adding the individual uses here, including TCO and ROI calculations, sales materials, datasheets, detailed instructions and testimonials.

Facility Management

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OFFICE CHAIR MONITORING

Monitor office chair use to optimize lighting, heating, cooling and cleaning expenses and to track home office and workplace working hours.

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CHUTE CLOSING MONITORING

Monitor if a chute inside a high-rise apartment building was closed properly or left open and prevent bad smell inside the building.

MEETING ROOM CHAIR

Monitor meeting room chair use to always know in realtime when the chair is empty and once it gets occupied

Logistics and Assets Management

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PARCEL TRACKING


Receive messages when your parcel moves, trace its journey with or without WiFi and receive an alert when it’s opened.

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PARCEL TRACKING AND OPENING

Trace the journey of your parcel (even more precisely with the optional Wifi localisation) and receive a message when it’s dropped, impacted or opened.

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COLD CHAIN MONITORING

Made especially for commercial usage - monitoring correct HACCP conditions or transporting and storing drugs with a calibrated 0,5°C (41°F) precision.

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CAGE TROLLEYS

Know when the cage trolley is used, when it’s on the move and when it stops. When paired with the possible Wifi sniffing, you can locate the trolley precisely.

WIFI ZONE GUARD

Use the device to set up a Wifi area to be guarded with the device and when it leaves, it notifies you. You can also monitor where the device is precisely in the zone.

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EUROPALLET

Monitor the usage of the europallet, track or trace its approximate position or even get sent its precise location using the Wifi antenna.

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TEMPERATURE ALERTS

Get notified when temperature changed rapidly, know when water freezes, set several temperature threshold and get a message when each is exceeded.

Industry 4.0/ Public Sector

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ROAD SIGNS

Get notified when a road sign (or anything else!) gets displaced and receive the exact movement data so you know where it ended up.

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INCLINATION OF POLES

Get notified when the tilt of a wooden electrical or phone line pole changes - you can customize what angle will trigger the message.

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DUSTBIN EMPTYING AND FIRE

Receive a message that a dustbin was emptied and put back in its place like it’s supposed to. You can also get the precise movement and even a fire alert.

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SKI TRACKING

Track your skis or snowboard and get notified when there’s unwanted movement - such as theft or the skis going downhill by mistake on their own. You can also track the location.

MANHOLE/ CABLE CHAMBER

Get notified when the manhole or the cable chamber cover or entrance moves and then receive the exact position that occured when it stopped moving.

CONSTRUCTION MACHINES UTILISATION

Monitor the usage and position of various machines on a construction site. Whether it’s the runtime of engines or the number of revolutions of a cement mixer, the device’s got you covered.

LIGHT MONITORING

Detect if any lamps you use in your facility, factory halls or even your entire city are working properly with the light sensor that will send you a message when light is detected. The intensity can be changed to better suit your use case.

REEL/ ROTATION COUNT

Let the device count the number of revolutions in things that rotate. Used for cable reels, monitoring lathes and more, the rotation can be counted on orientation change or a reed contact switch.

LEVER/ VALVE POSITION

Monitor vibration and inclination change by 1° or more and orientation by 10° or more. Know the exact position of where the valve ended up, be it horizontal or vertical.

CONCRETE MATURING

Monitor temperature of concrete when maturing and get notified when the temperature is either too high or too low. Use the device to create ideal maturing conditions.

LOADING RAMP USAGE DETECTION

Monitor usage of the ramp, know when a truck or anything else is being offloaded and know how long it takes.

HORIZONTAL BARRIER GATES

Check the status and position of the gate regularly or when a misalignment of a predefined angle happens. You can also get notified when there’s major impact to the barrier.

ENGINE/ AIR CONDITIONING

Recording the vibration of an engine, air conditioning and anything else that vibrates. Use the device to record when exactly the machine was turned on and plan maintenance, billing and more on that.

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FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

Get notified if the fire extinguisher is displaced, know when it’s misused and also check if the yearly maintenance was done properly.

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ELECTRICAL CABINETS

Use the device will monitor the cabinet and will send a message when there’s maintenance and an alert if the cabinet is being damaged.

Retail

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ORDER BUTTON

Use the click button to repeatedly order and reorder various items; household and workplace necessities such as paper, coffee, detergents and more.

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PICKMEUP BUTTON

Use the click button to let the respective services know that e.g. your recycle bin is full or the post office can pick up your package.

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CALLMEBACK BUTTON

Click the button to call a taxi, road assistance, cleaning services, frequently ordered delivery services such as a pizza delivery etc.

COFFEE MACHINE

Monitor machine maintenance, get alerted when the temperature reaches a safety threshold, know when the machine is in use and simply click the button to reorder coffee.

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MECHANICAL VENDING MACHINES

Know exactly when the vending machine needs refilling and how much money is inside and prevent forgery from occuring. You can also be notified of a vandalism attempt.

Security and Insurance

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FIRE REPORT

The device will report an above set threshold temperature. You can set several of them - so you can know if something’s just getting warmer or if it’s on fire.

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DOOR AND WINDOW GUARD

Let the SimplePack take care of your property - if someone tries to break in, you will know immediately. The device will send a message as soon as something nasty is detected.

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ANIMAL TRACKING

The dog ran away again? No more stress as you can directly track your pet now - with Wifi precision. Usable and useful for both pets and farm animals.

BIKE TRACKING

Better safe than sorry, especially with bicycles or motorbikes. Track your vehicle and get regular updates on its status. Wifi module allows precise tracking.

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SWIMMING POOL MONITORING

The device can be used for both private or public pools and can report several things; water temperature, presence of swimmers or unwanted objects falling into the pool.

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CAR TRACKING

Secure your car with a small tracker that can also monitor the usage of your vehicle and report regular messages. Wifi module allows precise tracking.

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WATER LEAKAGE

You can use the SimpleLeak to detect water leakage at home or you can set it up in commercial spaces to detect flooding of an area it’s guarding.

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SCAFFOLDING

Use the device to closely monitor any scaffolding on construction sites, over buildings being repaired and more. Get notified of any displacement, theft attempt or security hazard.

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EARTHQUAKE DETECTION
AND STATUS

You would probably notice an earthquake on your own (and if you don’t, the device will). But you can monitor the tilt of building walls so you know if there’s any damage.

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LUGGAGE TRACKER

Know where your luggage is and whether it’s on the move or not with a tracker the size of a chewing gum pack. Sends a message when the movement starts and sends one when it ends.

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OBJECT MOVEMENT GUARD

Use the device to monitor anything and everything at your home and send you an alert when something’s displaced, e.g. vases, furniture, decorations.

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WIFI SKI

Track your skis or snowboard and get notified when there’s unwanted movement - such as theft or the skis going downhill by mistake on their own. You can also track the location.

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PERSONAL OR COMMERCIAL SAFES

Get a message when any suspicious movements, impacts or vibrations occur. The safe can also be tracked if stolen with various levels of location precision.

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POST BOX MONITORING

The post office can get notified when a letter is inserted into a post box - or you can! Use the device to monitor your personal post box and get a message as soon as the postman delivers.

Healthcare

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PANIC BUTTON

Let the authorities and medical services know you need their help - send a distress signal with a single press of the button.

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SENIOR PANIC BUTTON

The button can be used by your loved ones to send a distress signal with precise Wifi localisation and audible feedback from the device.