Squid.link 2B

A programmable Linux hub and modular platform providing an extremely flexible solution for connecting networks based on different technologies.

Squid.link 2B

A programmable Linux hub and modular platform providing an extremely flexible solution for connecting networks based on different technologies.

The gateway fitting your IoT solution

The Squid.link 2B is an all-in-one gateway connecting IoT devices and providing end-users with monitoring and control functionalities via your IoT system. The Squid.link 2B is an open Linux platform that can include multiple wireless networks for communication with smart meters, sensors, smart plugs, thermostats, etc. The gateway is modular and can handle many different wireless communication protocols at the same time to ensure a maximum of flexibility for your solution.

Key features

  • Flexible, modular platform
  • Multiple wireless protocols
  • Secure platform
  • Programmable Linux Platform
  • Configurable design, hardware & software
  • Cloud integrations available
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Flexible solution

The Squid.link 2B supports Zigbee 3.0, Z-Wave Plus, Wireless M-Bus, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), Bluetooth Classic, and WLAN HAN networks. Communication with servers and e.g. smartphones can be established via WLAN, Ethernet (to local modem), or cellular networks. You are also able to include a dual SIM card slot in the gateway giving you maximum flexibility. The price is extremely competitive since you will only pay for your selected communication modules. You are no longer dependent on one vendor but can combine your Home Area network exactly the way you prefer.

The gateway includes processor power that allows you to run your solution with top performance. The memory options leave room for data storage and logging matching the requirements of your solution. With an optional battery backup, your solution works even in cases of power loss.

Extend the functionalities of the Squid.link 2B with custom hardware options. By adding up to two external antennas, you can increase the range of your solution. If your solution requires additional flash memory, include a Micro SD card in the gateway.

The Squid.link 2B is configured when put into production. You can also design the appearance of the gateway the way you want. There are numerous design options that can be tailored according to your needs.

Squid.link 2B features

Secure gateway

The Squid.link 2B gives you the option to include hardware-accelerated encryption in the gateway. By opting for one of the three hardware chips, you can provide your customers with a secure IoT solution.

You are also able to include an Apple MFi chip to certify your solution with Apple giving you more opportunities to integrate devices with your solution. To include this option, the final product must be certified by Apple.

Standard models

Develco Products offers multiple different off-the-shelf gateway models of the Squid.link 2B. Each of these gateways comes equipped with a unique set of pre-selected protocols and features.

Get an overview of the standard models of the Squid.link 2B, and learn which protocols and features are included in each of the gateways.

Squid.link 2B

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  • Dimensions: 102 x 102 x 28 mm / 4 x 4 x 1,1 inches
  • CPU: ARM926EJ-S @ 454 MHz
  • RAM: 128/256 (MB)
  • Flash: 256/512 (MB)
  • Wall/table mount
  • External netadapter 9V DC, 2 Amp
  • Linux
  • Java / OSGI

WAN options

  • Ethernet
  • Cellular LTE
  • WLAN (b/g/n) shared with HAN
  • Custom module

HAN options

  • Zigbee 3.0
  • Z-Wave Plus
  • Wireless M-Bus / Sub 1 GHz proprietary
  • Bluetooth Low Energy
  • Bluetooth 5
  • WLAN 2.4 GHz
  • Custom module

Expansions & power supply options

  • USB port (USB host hidden in compartment under enclosure)
  • Micro SD slot
  • SIM card slot (optional)
  • Two external antenna connectors (optional)
  • Power supply:
    • External adapter
    • Optional Power over Ethernet (PoE)
  • Power consumption:
    • Typical: 1.2 W
    • Max.: 2.5 W
    • Optional 2-4 hours battery back-up


  • Hardware security (optional)
  • Apple MFi (optional)


  • WAN option
  • HAN option
  • Top label in custom color and design
  • LED: Colours and symbols (defined by label)
  • Button in the middle
  • Optionally external antenna connectors


  • EU + US
Mads Høy Mortensen
Mads Høy Mortensen
VP, Head of Global Sales

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