Portal Light firmware version 0.4.0 was released OTA (Over The Air) 30th September 2020.
The update introduces fleet management support, new features for Portal Light.
Note: Every Portal Light that is powered up and online will automatically upgrade the firmware within 1-3 days from the release.
- Every minute Portal Light sends request to API for new beacon configuration form same company and apply the pending configuration for nearby detected beacons. API sends in response configuration just for one beacon at given time.
- Connection attempt with beacon lasts 30 seconds. Every single response from beacon is stored in NVS and sends it to API. Memory is erased when the API receives it (server response < 500). Before the next nearby request PL checks for stored beacon’s response in memory and resend it.
- Added watchdog in a case of problem with sending data do API. Portal Light will reset automatically within 1 min when there is no data sned to API.
Firmware upgrade from:
- Firmware 0.3.5 upgrades automatically to 0.4.0