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Description

AB BLE Gateway work as Bluetooth 4.0 receiver (central role) and scan BLE device nearby and post to the remote server side. It also need connect to Wi-Fi AP for network connection.

Work As WebSocket Server

By default, AB BLE Gateway also work as a WiFi AP. The WiFi AP can only accept a few WiFi connection in same time.

  • Connect to AB BLE Gateway AP. The AP name is ab.gateway-xxxxx, password: 12345678
  • Open browser and access http://192.168.4.1
  • Click menu "Application" on top of the page
  • Check "Connection Type" as "WebSocket Server", The default port is 8080

  • Reboot device
  • Use WebSocket client tool to connect the server
  • See the BLE data in client tool

Work As WebSocket Client

In this mode, AB BLE Gateway is a WebSocket client and connects to a existing WebSocket Server through other WiFi AP.

  1. Connect to AB BLE Gateway AP. The AP name is ab.gateway-xxxxx, password: 12345678
  2. Open browser and access http://192.168.4.1
  3. Change gateway to connect your WiFi AP
  4. Change gateway to connect another WebSocket Server
  5. Reboot gateway, the device will keep send data after it got websocket connection

Work As HTTP or MQTT client

In this mode, AB BLE Gateway is a HTTP or MQTT client and connects to a existing HTTP or MQTT Server.

  • Step 1 - 3 are same with "Work As WebSocket Client "
  • Change gateway to connect another HTTP Server
  • Or MQTT server
  • Reboot device
  • See datas at server side