PORTSMOUTH, NH & ALLENTOWN, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE). a low-power wide area network (LPWAN) software company for wireless communications and data analytics, today announced a partnership to deploy LoRaWAN® over both the unlicensed 915MHz spectrum and the unique 800MHz FCC licensed spectrum -Network connectivity known from IotaComm. The first use cases focus on smart building, smart city and critical infrastructure applications. Through this collaboration, and in addition to leveraging the Senet platform for application and device management, IotaComm has also become a Senet Radio Access Network (RAN) operator and Senet LPWAN Virtual Network (LVN™) participant, expanding coverage to one of the will be the fastest growing LoRaWAN network in North America.
Through a combination of sensors, meters and its Delphi360™ wireless connectivity and data analytics platform, IotaComm provides an end-to-end smart building and smart city solution used by building managers, industrial site managers and city planners to better manage health, Safety and sustainability goals of their organizations and facilities. In addition, IotaComm uniquely combines its FCC-licensed spectrum within the LoRaWAN standard to enable long-haul, carrier-grade, low-power connectivity for critical infrastructure applications such as smart metering and predictive maintenance.
To support growing customer demand for energy-efficient, battery-powered indoor and outdoor smart building sensors, IotaComm operates more than 140 tower locations nationwide and plans to deploy 150 LoRaWAN gateways by 2023. For customers requiring additional layers of network and Prefer application performance, Senet and IotaComm are collaborating to create a new LoRaWAN service utilizing the licensed 800MHz spectrum. IotaComm already owns enough 800MHz spectrum to cover approximately 90 percent of the US and plans to deploy multi-access gateways to provide a best-in-class connectivity offering for smart buildings. IotaComm will use Senet’s cloud-based platform to manage both its public LoRaWAN network and private local area networks and application deployments using the FCC-licensed 800MHz spectrum.
“We are honored to work with Senet to provide the efficiency and flexibility of wireless connectivity that industry requires,” said Terrence DeFranco, CEO, President of IotaComm. “This partnership fully supports our goals to build the largest carrier-grade national LPWAN for the IoT. Together with Senet’s network architecture expertise, we will deliver real-time data leading to high-quality and actionable insights while closing an existing connectivity gap.”
By opening its LoRaWAN gateways to traffic from all solution providers connecting to the Senet Low Power Wide Area Virtual Network (LVN), IotaComm contributes to the rapid expansion of public carrier-grade LoRaWAN networks in the United States and generates new revenue streams from IoT services. Unique to the Senet LVN are innovative business models designed to provide unified LoRaWAN connectivity without the need for roaming contracts and the ability for participants like IotaComm to share in the revenue generated by all end devices that are connected connect to the gateways they provide, regardless of the origin of the end customer.
“Innovation has always been at the heart of Senet and our partnership with Iota Communications is another example of Senet leading the market through innovative technology and unique business models that enable users to improve operations and meet sustainability goals,” said Bruce Chatterley, CEO of Senet. “Iota Communications brings significant value and differentiation to our portfolio of RAN vendors and LVN partners, and we look forward to working together to deliver game-changing networking solutions for the commercial building energy management and asset operations markets.”
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About Senet, Inc.
Senet develops cloud-based software and services used by network operators, application developers and system integrators for the on-demand provisioning of Internet of Things (IoT) networks. In addition to industrial and commercial applications, Senet has developed smart meter networks for many municipal water service districts across the United States, representing millions of homes. With a multi-year lead over competing low-power wide-area network technologies, Senet offers service in over eighty countries and owns and operates one of the largest public-facing LoRaWAN® networks in the United States. Our revolutionary go-to-market models and key technical advantages have helped us become a leading connectivity provider with recognized expertise in building and operating global IoT networks. Visit www.senetco.com for more information.
About Iota Communications, Inc.
Iota Communications, Inc. or IotaComm™ is a low-power, wide-area network wireless communications and data analytics company that provides Internet of Things (“IoT”) solutions that enable health, safety and sustainability initiatives . Leveraging LoRaWAN® standard connectivity over both the unlicensed 915MHz spectrum and the unique FCC-licensed 800MHz spectrum, IotaComm provides gateways and sensors to collect data related to indoor air quality, resource consumption, water quality, the Collect asset monitoring and other critical data across multiple industries including commercial real estate, municipal, education, healthcare and manufacturing. The data analytics services are used to provide insights that enable safe and healthy environments, increased productivity and efficiency, and cost savings. IotaComm also offers related services that facilitate the launch of its subscription-based services such as: B. Customization and advanced data analysis.