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The LoRaWAN specification is a low-power, wide-area (LPWA) networking protocol designed to wirelessly connect battery operated ‘things’ to the internet in regional, national or global networks.
What Does LoRaWAN Have to Do with Your Next Cheeseburger?
Nov. 16, 2023
Discover how LoRaWAN technology contributes to the cold supply chain and food-service industries.
11 More Myths About LoRaWAN
Nov. 1, 2023
The rising popularity of implementing LoRaWAN as a connectivity solution has led to more misconceptions about the technology. Laird’s Senthooran Ragavan puts those myths to rest...
What’s the Difference Between Wi-Fi HaLow and LoRaWAN?
June 29, 2023
As the IoT continues to expand, wireless protocols need to support applications that require higher network capacity, faster data rates, and more robust security.
Amazon Sidewalk Welcomes First LoRa-Based Devices
May 9, 2023
The latest devices outfitted with Semtech’s LoRa technology are designed to exploit Amazon’s Sidewalk IoT network.
The LoRaWAN Ecosystem for the IoT Addresses a Spectrum of Applications
Oct. 13, 2022
The global collaborative Internet of Things ecosystem that creates networks, devices, and solutions using the LoRaWAN license-free band came to Amsterdam for the Things Conference...
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Communicating with a LoRa-Based Satellite in Orbit
Oct. 12, 2022
Lacuna Space and The Things Industries have partnered up to provide The Things Industries’ global LoRaWAN developer ecosystem, with the ability to evaluate satellite connectivity...
Expanding the IoT Infrastructure by Leveraging LoRa Technology
Sept. 29, 2022
We talk with ZENNER's Borislav Stöckermann about the digital solutions that enable people to implement intelligent systems for the consumption measurement of water, heat, cooling...
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LPWAN for All: What’s the Future of Low-Power, Long-Range Connectivity?
May 25, 2022
Semtech’s Marc Pégulu shares predictions for LPWAN’s future amid the shifting IoT tech landscape.
Low-Power, Long-Range Sensors Detect Gas Leaks
April 28, 2022
To precisely detect natural gas leaks, IoT sensors must be deployed properly. Here’s an example of one sensor that helps achieve that goal.
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The 4 Building Blocks for LoRa Networks
Nov. 9, 2021
This article introduces the four main elements of LoRa network architecture and discusses some of the most common challenges faced by designers while developing LoRa end-nodes...
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Extend Building Automation and Control with LoRaWAN
Nov. 8, 2021
Historically, building management systems were hardwired, making it challenging to update or modify these systems. The advent of LPWANs has changed the equation to simplify and...
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Why LoRa Technology Should Be the DNA of IoT
Feb. 1, 2021
This article explains how LoRa technology—a long-range, low-power wireless RF platform—is the solution to meeting the demand for an estimated 27 billion IoT connections by 2025...
Three Companies Team on IoT Solution Development
Aug. 21, 2020
The asset tracking and smart-building kits are integrated with AWS to quickly get systems integrators and enterprises up and running.
Expanded Device Certification Process to Accelerate LoRa Market Growth
June 17, 2020
Offering a path for non-LoRa Alliance members to obtain LoRaWAN device certification, the certification program includes full protocol testing with interoperability and RF performance...
LPWANs Help Realize Supply-Chain Monitoring's Potential
June 11, 2020
IoT is enabling a new era of end-to-end supply-chain monitoring and actionable analytics. Low-power, wide-area networks provide the connectivity to make this possible.
LoRa Edge Seeks to Simplify and Accelerate IoT Apps
Feb. 25, 2020
The first in a family of versatile, low-power chipsets promises rapid expansion of IoT asset-management services with a device-to-cloud architecture.
Smart-Building Management the LoRa Way
Feb. 20, 2020
Technology Editor Bill Wong talked to Pedro Pachuca, Director of IoT for Semtech’s Wireless and Sensing Products Group, about the benefit of IoT solutions for buildings management...
Q&A with the LoRa Alliance’s Geoff Mulligan
Dec. 21, 2017
The group’s chairman discusses its mission and LoRa technology in general.