Low power connectivity powers up across IoT
October 05, 2018 / IOT NOW MAGAZINE
Low power wide area networks (LPWAN) are currently one of the fastest growing communication technologies in the world, with several companies experiencing double digit growth. Kerlink, a France-based provider of end-to-end network solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), has been among the most active within this space where it has built a strong track record of LPWAN deployments in several market segments and regions. Eugenio Pasqua, the principal analyst at IoT Analytics, spoke to Stéphane Dejean, the chief marketing officer at Kerlink, to discuss the company’s view of the LPWAN market and the current momentum of private networks deployments. Eugenio Pasqua: The topic of LPWANs is becoming increasingly complex. To start, can we give a simple explanation of what LPWANs such as LoRa/Sigfox are?