Kerlink Joins Forces with Electronica Elemon to Accelerate Adoption of IoT in Latin America
IoT.Business.News | December 21, 2018
Leading Electronics Distributor Based in Argentina Targets Smart Cities, Smart Agriculture and other Key Vertical Markets. Kerlink and Electronica Elemon, the leading electronic components distributor in Argentina, today announced that Electronica Elemon is selling and installing Kerlink’s IoT solutions in Argentina. Established in 1975 and based in Buenos Aires, Electronica Elemon serves the country’s largest cities, where it focuses on manufacturers and large businesses, and municipalities deploying smart city solutions. The company also has sales offices in Miami to serve customers in other Latin American countries. With the second-largest economy in South America, Argentina provides Electronica Elemon with a strong base for developing a LoRaWAN-oriented business model. In addition to smart cities, the company is focusing on multiple verticals, such as smart parking, smart lighting, smart agriculture, smart buildings, smart metering and waste management. Electronica Elemon has installed more than 250 Kerlink gateways, primarily the Wirnet iBTS Compact, a highly scalable, outdoor LoRaWAN gateway, in Argentina and major cities of Latin America. Its LoRaWAN IoT coverage area in Argentina accounts for more than 70 percent of the country’s GDP.