Press Releases

August 8, 2011


Innovative enabling devices combine to provide dog tags with ultra-high data transfer rates, storage capacity and battery life

IRVINE, Calif. – August 8, 2011 – Starix Technology, Inc., a California company with a portfolio of world-leading wireless technology and design experience, is demonstrating at ATACCC 2011, the Advanced Technology Applications for Combat Casualty Care its innovative STX1301 Wireless Flash Drive and STX1311 Medical Voice Recorder. Together with Think-a-Move® voice recognition technology, these devices enable hands-free, wires-free high-tech dog tags with unmatched performance and outstanding ease-of-use. Visitors to Starix’s booth will experience for themselves the performance of the Wireless Flash Drive and Medical Voice Recorder, via hands-on demonstrations.

The demonstrated products are:

Wireless Flash Drive (STX1301):

With data rates of up to 500Mbps, compact form factor, extreme battery life, high storage capacity for multimedia storage, and simple, streamlined installation and setup, the Wireless Flash Drive provides a solution for storage of medical information that meets the extraordinarily stringent demands of emergency responder situations. The Wireless Flash Drive’s data rates are unmatched in any other single-antenna wireless technology, keeping required data transfer time to a minimum while still allowing a compact size. Operating entirely outside Wi-Fi frequency bands, the underlying radio technology avoids all interference from existing wireless networks, while simultaneously providing almost undetectable and unjammable transmissions. With a custom-designed network protocol and the inherent power efficiency of the radio technology, the Wireless Flash Drive has battery life of up to a year. The Wireless Flash Drive also includes the ubiquitous wired USB2.0 interface, enabling seamless connectivity with a wide variety of already-deployed non-wireless-enabled devices.

Medical Voice Recorder (STX1311):

With a variety of innovative modes, the Medical Voice Recorder provides Combat Healthcare Specialists flexibility and high performance for the most stressful and demanding emergency situations. The Medical Voice Recorder provides maximum flexibility via:

    • Operation by both hands-free initiation, powered by speech recognition technology from Think-a-Move, and push-button initiation
    • Automatic transfer of audio recordings generated on the Medical Voice Recorder to the Wireless EIC, enabled by wireless-enabled proximity detection
    • Automatic timestamps for all recordings
    • Capacity for 40 hours of audio recordings
    • Compatibility with a wide variety of headsets, rechargeable batteries

The Medical Voice Recorder enables the Combat Healthcare Specialist to record the Casualty’s Vital Signs, Medications Given, Injury Type, and free-form Progress Notes in high-noise environments, with maximum flexibility and minimum overhead.


Starix Technology: booth 10.

Other solutions using Starix Technology:

    • Wireless dog tag - Sierra Nevada Corporation: booth 24.
    • Wireless modems for physiological monitoring devices - Athena GTX: booth 1.