Swissponic joins Association for Vertical Farming

As part of the growing movement of Urban Farming, I’m very happy to announce that Swissponic has joined the Association for Vertical Farming. The association is a “nonprofit organization focusing on advancing Urban and Vertical Farming technologies, designs and businesses” and is the ideal cooperation platform for the actors involved in urban farming. By joining, we hope [...]

By |March 14th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Swissponic joins Association for Vertical Farming

Controller Beta Testing Program is starting

We finally received the controllers printed circuit boards from our manufacturer and they look gorgeous (at least for geek-minded people like me). We started to test them and we immediately found an issue… one of the mounted microchip is wrong. The model number differs by just one letter, but the chip is completely different and it doesn’t [...]

By |February 19th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Controller Beta Testing Program is starting

PCBs on the way

I just received news from our supplier that controller’s PCBs are on the way . We will receive them in few days and then we will program them, do the final tests, assembly the enclosures, package them and they will be ready for starting Beta Test! In the meanwhile, we are finalizing all the documents and [...]

By |February 4th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on PCBs on the way

Alpha is going – Beta is coming

Just an update on the situation in these cold days of January. The Alpha testing phase for our controller will terminate as planned at the end of January. Then, in February we are going to start the Beta testing program, widening the circle of beta testers and opening it to the public. Let me recap [...]

By |January 17th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Alpha is going – Beta is coming

September news

Long time has passed since last post and you will be curious about our progresses. Behind the long silence there thousands of line of code, dozens of burnt integrated circuits, countless sleepless nights and hard, hard work. Uh, and even some beers. We progressed well on all the departments and the result is that last week [...]

By |September 29th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on September news