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Stratus Plug Computer[edit]

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Stratus Plug Computer
Stratus Plug Computer (with iPhone for size comparison)
Manufacturer Ionics EMS, Inc.
Type Plug computer
Release date January 2010 (2010-01)
Operating system Debian 5 based on Linux
CPU 1.2 GHz ARM Marvell Kirkwood 88F6281
Memory 512 MB SDRAM, 512 MB Flash
Storage External hard drive/flash disk
Display none (headless Server)

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, Bluetooth, 2x USB 2.0, Gigabit Network, (& JTAG mini USB for Development Kit Version)

  • ZWave Controller
  • ZigBee Controller
  • Others (upon request)
Power 2.3 W idle no attached devices, ≈8.0 W running at 100% CPU utilization
Dimensions 103mm (L) x 88mm (W) x 46mm (H)
Predecessor Nimbus Plug Computer
Successor Cirrus I Plug Computer

The Stratus Plug Computer is successor to the Nimbus. Unlike the focus of [Nimbus Plug Computer|Nimbus]], which was its ultra small size, the Stratus emphasized flexibility in hardware configuration and software applications. Stratus is an advanced model with Wi-Fi A/P and Bluetooth features and the flexibility to add additional internal modules (ZWave and ZigBee) meant for Home Automation and Smart Energy Grid for Energy Management.

Projects done with the Stratus[edit]

Some of the applications that have been developed on the Stratus Platform include:

  • 1. Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Plug Computer [1]
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4