Practical IoT: monitoring storage conditions with sensors

April 05, 2017

With more than 90 years of experience and around 1.500 members, Netherlands-based CNB is not only the leading flower bulb authority in the Netherlands, but also the world’s largest mediator in bulbs, tubers and perennials.

Challenge

Maintaining optimal conditions for the long-term remote storage of flower bulbs.

Long-term remote monitoring in extreme temperatures

CNB uses wireless sensors to monitor tulip bulbs during storage: temperature humidity sensors are placed into sealed enclosures for 9 months at very low temperatures. Sensors give continuous feedback on cold storage conditions, ensuring an optimal environment without manual checks, even in harsh conditions.

Meet the 30MHz Sensor Toolkit

Choose a combination of sensors to capture the metrics you need, and get real-time alerts and analytics from your environment on desktop, mobile or tablet. Get set up without IT involvement. All you need is a wifi connection, and a few moments to deploy.

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What’s your challenge?

Make better decisions with data. The right combination of sensors can provide business intelligence to cut costs, drive productivity and increase profit. Let’s talk about how sensor data can solve your business challenge.

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