About The Hardware

The RaspBee Pi uses two types of hardware or technology to deliver the beehive environment monitoring solution.

A Raspberry Pi computer and Dallas 1-Wire sensors.

The Raspberry Pi

1-wire

1-Wire is a device communications bus system designed by Dallas Semiconductor Corp. that provides low-speed data, signaling, and power over a single conductor.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1-Wire

Dallas Maxim 1-wire sensor

1-wire is a:

  1. communication protocol
  2. wiring scheme
  3. assortment of devices