Monnit Debuts Industry-Leading ALTA Resistance Sensor

ALTA Resistance Sensor

SALT LAKE CITY – Dec. 5, 2019 – Monnit Corporation ( introduced the ALTA® Resistance Sensor for measuring resistance in passive devices, monitoring batteries or interfacing with transducers.

“The ability to measure resistance is vital for many commercial applications,” said Brad Walters, Monnit CEO. “The versatility of a transducer interface allows users to measure virtually anything—even without a dedicated sensor type. Now paired with ALTA's 1,200-foot range, this interface provides an abundance of remote monitoring possibilities for Monnit's 34,000 customers around the globe.”

ALTA Resistance Sensor Capabilities
  • Measures up to 145K Ohms
  • Accurate to ± 1.5% (FS) with user calibration
  • Interfaces with any passive variable resistance device
Industry-Leading ALTA Sensor Features
  • Range: 1,200+ feet non-line-of-sight (through 12+ walls)
  • Battery life: 12+ years (2 AA batteries)
  • Security: Encrypt-RF® bank-level security (256-bit exchange and AES-128 CTR)
  • Ease of deployment: 15-minute setup means sensors can be configured and monitoring quickly

Find out more about the ALTA Resistance Sensor here.

All of Monnit’s wireless sensors include free basic iMonnit online sensor monitoring with 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 OEMs and resellers 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

About Monnit Corporation

Monnit is the Check Engine Light for Business™. If something is off, Monnit’s self-installed, cost-effective wireless sensors let business owners know. Enterprise and SMB customers use Monnit sensors to remotely monitor 80+ variables (including temperature, motion, humidity and vibration) and receive alerts based on user-defined conditions. Products are fully tested for use anywhere in the world; they are FCC, CE and IC compliant. Find your Monnit monitoring solution at

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