LimeNET Network-in-a-Box

Aug 17, 2017

Taken Delivery of Motherboards

We have received the motherboards for both the LimeNET Mini and LimeNET Enterprise units. Read the full update.


Jul 14, 2017

Thank You!

Our campaign has officially ended. We just wanted to say a big thank you to our backers and all who have supported us throughout. In our view, wireless innovation has been limited by access to affordable, easy-to-use, maintainable and upgradeable hardware. Read the full update.


Jul 12, 2017

LimeNET SIM

Welcome to the latest addition to the LimeNET family, LimeSIM, which is to be used in conjunction with LimeNET Gateway. The LimeNET Gateway, like all LimeNET systems is multi standard and provides connectivity to the nearest macro base station via 2G through to 4G air interface. Read the full update.


Jul 12, 2017

Vodafone Backs LimeNET Software-defined 5G/IoT Radio Platforms

Vodafone, a key global operator, is backing LimeNET and supporting us to take our software defined radio technology mainstream with operator deployments. Read the full update.


Jul 11, 2017

Wireless Convergence Platform Vision

Here's an overview of Lime's vision of what is possible using the LimeNET wireless platform. Read the full update.


Jul 10, 2017

OpenAirInterface Presentation and Demo

In this update, we share some videos introducing OpenAirInterface and demonstrating its use with LimeSDR hardware to run and monitor an LTE stack streaming YouTube HD video content. Read the full update.


Jul 05, 2017

Osmocom Presentation

We were very fortunate to have a presentation at the BT / EE & Lime Micro hackathon on the Open Source Mobile Communications (Osmocom)project. Check out the video! Read the full update.


Jul 03, 2017

Backhaul Connectivity with LimeNET Gateway

We have been hard at work to come up with the LimeNET Gateway so that our backers can have backhaul cellular connectivity. LimeNET Gateway box offers Ethernet and Wi-Fi connectivity backed up by a connection to any 2G, 3G, or 4G macrocell. Read the full update.


Jun 30, 2017

Quortus LTE EPC Presentation and Demo

The BT / EE and Lime Micro Mini Hackathon hosted in London last week featured a series of excellent talks from partners, including one from Quortus head of product management, Paul Trubridge. This provided an introduction to their LTE EPC technology. Check out these video demos. Read the full update.


Jun 27, 2017

Open Source LTE Physical Layer Routines

We are open sourcing our LTE (4G) physical layer routines. Check out this video demo of how this code can be used. Read the full update.


Jun 24, 2017

Video Update of WAN LTE Installation

We have been hard at work since the start of the campaign in building numerous prototypes of our network-in-a-box solutions. Our most challenging platform, in terms of both the required performance and testing, is the wide-area network solution where we turn a high-end PC into a cellular network supporting many users over a large coverage area. Read the full update.


Jun 16, 2017

Lime Adaptive Digital Predistortion (LimeADPD)

We’re excited to announce that Lime Micro have open sourced their implementation of adaptive digital predistortion (ADPD) for PA linearisation. This can be used with the LimeNET Base Station and other platforms based around the 4x4 MIMO LimeSDR-QPCIe board, to help meet wireless regulatory specifications, while also improving power efficiency and reducing running costs. Read the full update.


Jun 15, 2017

Osmocom GSM Network Demo

In this video you can see a quick demo of a LimeNET Mini being used together with the Osmocom GSM stack to create a self-contained GSM network. Read the full update.


Jun 07, 2017

Show and Tell

This introductory video shows off the LimeNET hardware and adds a bit of context to what we hope to achieve. Read the full update.


May 26, 2017

Hacking the Wireless Future

British Telecom (BT) and EE are sponsoring a summer hackathon competition in partnership with Lime Micro. Let's see what you can do with LimeNET and LimeSDR! Read the full update.


Apr 26, 2017

New Launch Date: May 18th

We're currently in Taiwan with one of our manufacturing partners finalizing the details of the LimeNET product line. In parallel, we're in discussion with some key strategic partners about how they can contribute to LimeNET and make it even better for everyone. Read the full update.

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$2,399

LimeNET Mini

A high-performance mini PC with an integrated and shielded internal LimeSDR USB micro Type-B, U.FL cables, and antennas. This hardware is fully qualified for compatibility with the LimeNET Ubuntu app store. Save $400 off the post-campaign retail price of $2,599.


$269

LimeNET Gateway

A complete, certified, high-bandwidth cellular gateway that provides Wi-FI and Ethernet Internet connectivity backed by a connection to a 2G, 3G, or 4G macrocell. It provides users with downlink and uplink throughput of 150 and 50 Mbps, respectively, and can connect to any operator network with a SIM card (not included). Save $100 off the retail price.


$1,900

LimeNET Mini (without LimeSDR)

A high-performance mini PC without an internal LimeSDR, U.FL cables, or antennas. This hardware is fully qualified for compatibility with the LimeNET Ubuntu app store provided you have your own LimeSDR for external use. (NOTE: Those who purchased a LimeSDR before the launch of the LimeNET campaign get a $400 discount on the version of the LimeNET Mini without the integrated LimeSDR. To claim the $1,199 price, place your order by July 13, 2017 and include your LimeSDR order number in the order comments. Your price will be adjusted shortly after placing your LimeNET Mini order.)


$2,899

LimeNET Enterprise + Gateway

A high-performance PC with an external LimeSDR with Aluminum Kit from the original LimeSDR campaign, as well as a LimeNET Gateway for backhaul connectivity. This hardware is fully qualified for compatibility with the LimeNET Ubuntu app store. Save $300 off the post-campaign retail price of $2,999. (NOTE: There is an $800 discount for a version without the LimeSDR with Aluminum Kit, but it is available only to those who purchased a LimeSDR with Aluminum Kit from the original LimeSDR campaign before the launch of the LimeNET campaign. To qualify, please place your order by July 13, 2017 and include your original order number in the order comments. The $800 discount will be applied shortly after your order is placed).


$2,200

LimeNET Enterprise (without LimeSDR)

A high-performance PC that is fully qualified for compatibility with the LimeNET Ubuntu app store provided you have your own LimeSDR for external use.


$21,250

LimeNET Base Station

This is a steeply discounted combination of the LimeNET Core + LimeNET Amplifier Chassis. This is all you need to set up your own cellular network!


$8,099

LimeNET Core

A top-of-the-line gaming PC with an integrated LimeSDR QPCIe board. As the name suggests, it is the core of the LimeNET Base Station, but you can also get it separately for desktop development or integration into your own system.


$13,999

LimeNET Amplifier Chassis

Amplifier Module for long range connectivity features: Set of two (MIMO): 10 W RF Output Power Amplifier + Duplexer + Antenna Your choice of frequency band (700 MHz, 1.8 GHz, 2.6 GHz, 3.5 GHz) Thick monolithic aluminum body


$2,599

LimeSDR QPCIe

The latest addition to the LimeSDR family! Double the capacity (4x4 MIMO) of the original LimeSDR PCIe, this board is at the heart of the LimeNET Core and, by extension, the LimeNET Base Station.

Credits

Lime Microsystems

Working toward the democratization of wireless communication through an open source ideology.


Ebrahim Bushehri

Jessica Gillingham

Andrew Back

Zack Tamosevicius

Karolis Kiela

Ignas Skudrickas

Alex Gross

Jurij Francuzov

Lexi Hatziharalambous

Nayl Dsouza

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