Optimise logistics and inventory management with LoRaWAN
Semtech has announced that Green Scale Alchemy (GSA) has integrated Semtech’s IoT devices operating on the LoRaWAN protocol into its IoT-based pool management platform. The platform enables accurate pallet management to increase logistical efficiency and has already been rolled out by Giffard, a large-scale French liqueur manufacturer, to remotely manage its packaging assets and tools across two of the company’s large warehouses.
Z-Wave long range enables miles with thousands of nodes
The Z-Wave Alliance has announced that the Z-Wave Long Range (Z-Wave LR) specification is available for product development. Z-Wave LR connectivity enables new IoT applications beyond the home, without any need for repeaters, ensuring easy install and low cost. With a network size of up to 4,000 nodes, Z-Wave LR provides the scalability needed in MDU & hospitality deployments.
Qualified LoRaWAN gateways for AWS IoT cores
Kerlink has announced that its LoRaWAN gateways are certified to support the new AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN, a new feature from Amazon Web Services (AWS) for AWS IoT Core that simplifies deployment of LoRaWAN private networks.
IoT modules suit LPWA network applications
Distributor Mouser Electronics, Inc. is now shipping SARA-R5 series LTE-M/NB-IoT Modules from u-blox.
Arduino Pro Distiamo to support social distancing
Arduino Pro has announced the launch of Distiamo, an intelligent distancing and positioning solution that supports enterprises and businesses with managing social distancing and contact tracing in any workplace or venue. It is designed to keep employees, visitors and customers safe.
IoT Security & Identity Management speeds integration
Sectigo has released multiple advancements to the company’s IoT Security & Identity Management Platform, making integration and management of secured connected devices even easier for OEMs and enterprises. The innovations include a PKI Client software development kit (SDK) for Sectigo IoT Manager and Secure Boot SDK, which eases development efforts and reduces time to market for manufacturers across industries.
Mouser microsite puts LoRaWAN in the spotlight
A resource site dedicated to the LoRaWAN standard and its capabilities, applications, and related products has been unveiled by Mouser Electronics.
Modules with Wirepas Mesh protocol for massive IoT
Würth Elektronik has entered into a partnership with the Finnish software developer Wirepas. The aim of the agreement is to offer a portfolio of radio modules that use the IoT network protocol Wirepas Mesh from 2021. This innovative technology can be used to create large IoT networks, for example of battery-powered sensors, in which each participant also functions as a router.
Speedcast launches next generation IoT platform
Speedcast International has launched a next generation IoT platform designed to simplify connectivity, provisioning, and device management through a single console. Designed for onshore and offshore customers, the next generation Speedcast IoT Center is deployed on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to increase computing power and interoperability with a variety of customer applications required by IoT solutions.
User Interface to keep up with smart technology
Legrand has announced the launch of User Interface, a new business unit dedicated to supporting developers, specifiers and contractors to keep up with the growing demand for smart technology. According to research by GfK Global, the European market for smart devices was set to grow from €122 to €133bn in value in 2019, a figure which they say has since grown due to changing living and working conditions related to COVID-19.