Monnit Releases New ALTA Wireless Light Meters

Lux measuring sensor

Salt Lake City, Utah – April 19, 2018 – Monnit Corporation ( today, announced the release of a new wireless light meters for their ALTA - leading enterprise-grade Internet of Things (IoT) solution. The ALTA Wireless Light Meter uses a highly sensitive photo-diode to detect and measure the intensity of light around the device. The light meter is capable of measuring the intensity of light from 0 – 82,000 lux (luminescence/unit area). The sensor is also capable of alerting upon detection of a change in lighting conditions. The data is stored in the online system and can be reviewed and exported as a data sheet or graph. Notifications can be set up through the online system to alert the user when light is present or not with the ability to only notify within time of day parameters. Perfect for light sensitive applications like museum and art gallery light monitoring.

ATLA Wireless Light Meter Features

  • Highly sensitive photodiode
  • Measures the amount of light present
  • Can alert upon immediate detection of light or a change in light intensity
  • Free iMonnit basic online wireless sensor monitoring and notification system to configure sensors, view data and set alerts via SMS text and email.

ALTA products offer four times the wireless range (1,000+ feet, non-line-of-site) and much stronger battery life than traditional sensors (10+ years on two AA batteries). ALTA products also use Monnit’s Encrypt-RF™ bank level security, featuring 256-bit exchange and AES-128 CTR for all data messages.

All of Monnit's wireless sensors include free basic iMonnit online sensor monitoring with SMS text and email alerting.  For more information on Monnit’s ALTA sensors, gateways and remote monitoring software, call (801) 561-5555 or visit

Monnit also provides products to OEM’s and Reseller’s through the IoTvantage™ business partner program which allows for volume discounts and private branding of both the wireless hardware and online monitoring software. Learn more at

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About Monnit Corp.
Monnit leads the Internet of Things by empowering businesses with easy-to-use, low-cost remote monitoring solutions. Monnit solutions can be used to: remotely monitor a variety of “Things” (i.e. temperature, motion, humidity, vibration, etc.); alerting you via text, email, and/or phone call when something goes wrong. More at

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