SIGFOX Expanding Internet of Things Network in 100 U.S. Cities

Will Enable Rapid Deployment For Logistics, Smart Cities, Agriculture and Other Top IoT Sectors

Labege, France and Boston, MA

Responding to strong demand for energy-and-cost efficient Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity in the U.S., SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of dedicated IoT connectivity, announced today it will expand deployment of its network in 100 cities across the country in 2016.

Securing the IoT

Security in IoT has now become a key priority as solutions are becoming more main stream and both the potential risk and magnitude of impact are becoming significant. Incidences from 2014 and earlier regarding IoT have represented not only a breach of trust but also a threat to personal and enterprise data security.

IoT Research Firm Calls for More Emphasis on Enterprise Connectivity Services

A new report published by Beecham Research helps enterprise companies to match their Internet of Things (IoT) applications to the most appropriate public connectivity services to enable them.  The report, ‘An Introduction to LPWA Public Service Categories: Matching Services to IoT Applications’, also proposes a new name for this new class of providers.

SIGFOX and Brazilian Partner Deploying Internet of Things Network in Brazil

Roll out Marks SIGFOX’s Entry in Latin America and Presence on All Continents

Labege, France and Sao Paulo, Brazil

SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of dedicated communications service for the Internet of Things (IoT), and WND, the company launched to extend SIGFOX’s network across Latin America, today announced they have begun deploying SIGFOX’s dedicated IoT network throughout Brazil, starting with Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. This new deployment marks the addition of the 18th country where SIGFOX is present and SIGFOX’s footprint on all continents.

What's Driving the IoT? It's Not Just Consumers

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Figure 1 Industry-leading connectivity technology in 2000.

The Linux Foundation’s Jim Zemlin To Keynote ITS America 2016 San Jose Day Two “Infrastructure of Things”

Jim Zemlin, executive director of The Linux Foundation, will take center stage at ITS America 2016 San Jose on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. PDT, as the keynote speaker for day two of the event, “The Infrastructure of Things.”

Semtech LoRa Wireless RF Technology Adopted by A2A for New Smart City Initiative

The A2A Smart City and Smart City Lab project promotes Internet of Things applications in Italy

Camarillo, CAA

Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced today that A2A, a leading Italian utility company, has launched A2A Smart City, an initiative to promote Internet of Things (IoT) applications, and will deploy a low-power wide-area network (LPWAN) based on the LoRaWAN specification in 2016.

COLLOQUY’s Survey Shows 63% of Americans are Leery of Wearable Tech Price Tags

35% Say Wearable Devices are Nerdy, but “Cool Nerdy”

Cincinnati, OH

A COLLOQUY nationwide survey of 1,060 American consumers shows that 63% say wearable devices are too expensive. Just over one out of every two Americans, 52%, say they don’t know enough about wearables and don’t understand them.

On the other hand, 35% of consumers said wearable technology is nerdy, but “cool nerdy.” In a stat that retailers undoubtedly will embrace, one in four Americans, 27%, said they “used to hate shopping but with my wearable I love it.” And just 8% said wearable devices are uncomfortable.

Semtech LoRa Wireless RF Tech Picked by Quantified Ag for Smart Agriculture Apps

LoRa-based wearable technology for tracking cattle helps improve animal welfare and productivity on feedlots

Camarillo, CA
 
Semtech Corporation , a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced that after extensive testing its Internet of Things (IoT) LoRa wireless RF technology has been selected by Quantified Ag to help improve the welfare and productivity of feedlot cattle through the ingenious use of a connected health tracker that attaches as an ear tag on the cattle.

Altice, SFR and SIGFOX Announce Strategic Partnership for Internet of Things Services

Customers and divisions in France and internationally will benefit from SIGFOX Connectivity

Altice N.V. (Euronext: ATC, ATCB), an international telecom and media group, its subsidiary SFR, the second-largest French global telecommunications operator, and SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of global communications service for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced they will integrate SIGFOX connectivity in the group’s service offering in France and internationally. Altice customers and divisions in France and internationally will benefit from SIGFOX Connectivity, which complements the group’s telecom offer.

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