This presentation will cover a brief introduction on how the Bluetooth Low Energy technology works. Then it will present the current status of its support on Linux, presenting the available APIs and how to interact with Bluetooth Smart devices, including the profiles we're currently working onand what can be expected to be finished on in the near future. There will be also a few demos of Bluetooth Smart devices working with Linux.
The audience of this talk is application or framework developers that want to add support for Bluetooth Smart devices to their software, hardware vendors, and technology curious. Basic Bluetooth understanding is recommended but not required.
Software Engineer, INdT
João Paulo is an active contributor of BlueZ since 2008. He has worked with A2DP, HFP, AVRCP, HoG, Bluetooth Low Energy, among others. He has also worked on PulseAudio, oFono, and a few other FOSS projects. He now works as a Software Engineer in the Connectivity Team at INdT.
Monday September 16, 2013 4:10pm - 5:00pm
Attendance numbers do not account for private attendees. Get there early!