Temperature Monitoring Solutions

Products and services from Ikhaya Automation Systems

Approved by the World Health Organization and ICASA, ISO 9001 certified and recognised by SERCO: Ikhaya Automation Systems offers you world-class temperature monitoring solutions that compound your year-on-year savings and profit.

WHO Approved Temperture monitoring device which can caters for 8 probes (4 x wired & 4 x wireless), Door monitoring, Power Failure, GPS, Ambient Temperature and Humidty

A cost effective solution to mitigate GPRS cost but uses our same robust web platform “myfridgeonline”

WHO Approved Temperture monitoring device which can caters for 8 probes (4 x wired & 4 x wireless), Door monitoring, Power Failure, GPS, Ambient Temperature and Humidty

A cost effective solution to mitigate GPRS cost but uses our same robust web platform “myfridgeonline”

What else can you get from Ikhaya Automation Systems?

Ikhaya Automation Systems’ temperature monitoring solutions are our best-selling products but our expertise doesn’t end here. Our solutions can also monitor humidity, pressure, oxygen, power and door status and much more. Our clients are most excited about our recent dashboard introduction which now makes it easier than ever to view your data and align your business operation with it.

Who else works with Ikhaya Automation Systems?

“I have been working with Ikhaya for 3-4 years. We currently have approximately 100 sensors installed into our facilities across South Africa. The real-time monitoring system, supplied by Ikhaya, conforms to our requirements of monitoring our ambient temperature and humidity in the warehouses. The installed system has been validated and SANAS calibrated on an annual basis which forms part of our international quality policy.
The staff are very knowledgeable in their field and gladly assist whenever there is a question or query. This makes dealing with Ikhaya a pleasure as they meet all expectations for service delivery.” – Pieter Truter, National Facilities Manager for Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies

Product Specifications

SpecVM 1000WiFi Logger
PQS ApprovedE006/61N
Real time MonitoringYY
Web BasedYY
Historical DataYY
Automated ReportsYY
GraphsYY
SMS AlertYY
Email AlertYY
Buzzer AlertYN
LCDYN
Wireless ProbesYN
Power Failure AlertYN
Door MonitoringYN
Service FeeYY
SD Card PortYN
USB Download PortYY
Internal Temp & HumidityYY
Range-200 to +600°C-30 to +55°C
Wired Probes41
Wireless Probes40
Accuracy0.5°C0.5°C

View the VM 1000 Details

General
ModelVM 1000
Dimensions135mm x 100mm x 50mm
Weight0.45kg
Mounting MethodVelcro/Mounting Screws
Mode of CommunicationGPRS
Mode of OperationElectronic
ICASA ApprovalTA-2018/2266
WHO ApprovalPQS Code: E006/061
  
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature5°C to 60°C
IP RatingIP 54
Storage Temperature5°C to 50°C
  
Electrical Specifications (Option 1)
Input Supply100 – 220Vac Adaptor with 12vdc output, 1 Amp (centre pin positive)
Standalone Battery BackupYes ( Lithium - Non rechargeable)
Current Consumption @ 12VActive Mode (GSM Transmission active): 150mA (typical) average
 Instantaneous peak current: 0.6 - 1 Amp
 Standby Mode: 55mA, Display ON
 Standby Mode (Adapter): 15mA (Power Down - LCD Off)
 Standby Mode ( Battery): 40uA
Battery TypeLithium Non Rechargeable
Battery Operating Life3-5 Years (LCD Display off, Power Save mode active)
  
Electrical Specifications (Option 2)
Input SupplyLithium Battery 3.6Vdc, 6.5Ah
Current Consumption @ 7.2 VDCActive Mode (Transmission): 150mA
 Standby Mode: 40uA (Display off)
Battery TypeLithium Non Rechargeable
Battery Operating Life3-5 Years
Number of Batteries2 x C Cell Lithium
  
Logging
Logging IntervalDefault: 10 Minutes
 Minimum: 1 Minute
 Maximum: 1440 Minutes
 (Configurable in 1 minute step duration)
Standard Upload FrequencyOnce per day or on alarm when in battery mode; configurable when connected to mains power
Memory Capability14 000 logs internal Flash
  
Alarms
On-boardLCD
 Internal Buzzer
RemoteSMS, Email, Web
  
User interface
Viewing and ProgrammingWEB
 Membrane & LCD
  
Quality
StandardISO 9001-2015
  
Inputs
Digital InputsOne (Door Sensor)
  
Temperature Sensor
Digital Probes4 ports but up to 8 sensors in parallel (Max of 80 meters cable in total)
Sensor Temperature Range-30°C to +55°C
Sensor Temperature Accuracy±0.5°C (-20°C to +55°C)
Sensor Resolution0.0625°C steps
  
Internal Temperature Humidity Sensor
Digital Probes1
Sensor Temperature Range0°C to +60°C
Sensor Temperature Accuracy±0.3°C
Sensor Humidity Range0% to 100%
Sensor Humidity Accuracy±2%
  
Interface
MembraneControl Buttons
  
Display
TypeGraphic, OLED Backlit
Resolution128 x 64 Pixels
ColourBlue
Display Length / Width65mm x 33mm
General
ModelWiFi I/E-T/TH/A
Dimensions80x52x40
Weight0.1kg
Mounting methodVelcro/Two way tape/Hang
Mode of Communicationwifi
Mode of operationElectronic
ICASA ApprovalTA-2018/2266
 
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature5°C to 60°C
IP RatingIP 44
Storage Temperature5°C to 50°C
 
Electrical Specifications
Power Supply100 – 220Vac Adaptor with 5vdc output, 500mA USB A Female
CableMale USB 2.0 A to Male Micro B USB
  
Communication  
Bandwidth Standard802.11 b/g/n
Range50m to 100m Line of sight (environment dependant)
 
Logging
Logging IntervalDefault: 10 Minutes

Minimum: 10 Minute

Maximum: 1440 Minutes

(Configurable in 1 minute step duration)
Standard Upload FrequencyDefault: 10 Minutes

Minimum: 10 Minute

Maximum: 1440 Minutes

(Configurable in 10 minute step duration)
Memory capability80 logs internal EPROM
 
User Interface
Viewing and ProgrammingWEB & Local PC application
 
Alarms
ExternalSMS, Email & WEB
 
Quality
StandardISO 9001-2015
 
Internal Temperature Humidity Sensor
Digital Probes1
Sensor Temperature Range-30°C to +60°C
Sensor Temperature Accuracy±0.3°C
Sensor Humidity Range0 to 100%
Sensor Humidity Accuracy±2%
WHO approval of Ikhaya temperature monitoring systems

Continuous improvement and high quality standards are some of our core values and we are very excited to be recognized for our cutting edge system, by being awarded an international certification by the World Health Organization, aligning us to a prestigious PQS listing: E006/061.