Testing PoCs? We will give you a Sigfox network for free…

By 2020, IoT product and service suppliers will be looking at $300 billion in incremental revenue, with up to 25% of those services likely to be delivered over LPWAN. Start-ups looking to capitalise on this exciting opportunity need to move quickly if they are to create the next generation of IoT products, services and applications […]

LoRa vs. NB-IoT vs. Sigfox: Which one is best?

There is a lot of misinformation floating around when it comes to the various IoT protocols on offer today. There seems to be an ‘us versus them’ mentality that is perpetuated by many of the vendors and technology alliances with vested interests. We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again – we believe that […]

WND UK to host two-day Sigfox hackathon

25 September 2017 – WND UK, the UK’s primary Sigfox network operator, will host a two-day, hands-on workshop at Sci-Tech Daresbury in Cheshire for businesses wishing to learn more about how the Low Powered Wide Area Network (LPWAN) communications protocol – Sigfox, can be developed to improve ideas for commercial business applications. In conjunction with […]

WND UK dispels Sigfox network myths

20 September 2017 The UK’s primary Sigfox Internet of Things network operator confirms Sigfox’s reliability, cost and security advantages Previous attempts to rollout a reliable and affordable low-power wide-area (LPWA) communications network in the UK have fallen short of the mark, resulting in a lack of confidence in the technology, misinformation in the market and […]

Sigfox security

What makes Sigfox so secure for the Internet of Things?

Security is a significant challenge for the Internet of Things. In fact, it is probably the single largest challenge. IoT is – by its very nature – linked to business-critical processes, and therefore, the entire end-to-end chain must be fully secure, if it is to gain the trust of the business community. This in itself, […]

The battery enigma: Bottlenecks in wearables tech

The ‘wearables’ buzzword has been around for a few years now. From Google Glass and Fitbit to the Apple Watch and HoloLens, we’ve seen a great deal of innovation from leading vendors. However, hype is a fickle beast and it might seem to many like the wearables flame has burnt out. Indeed, excitement surrounding the […]

Four unarguably useful IoT Sigfox applications

For some reason, a lot of commentators seem to revel in trivialising IoT applications. The internet is littered with stories about IoT-enabled cat feeders, smart egg boxes, toasters and the like, which simply serve to undermine the true potential of IoT. Even allowing for the hype that has accompanied IoT predictions over recent years, the […]

WND UK commits to providing 95% UK coverage by 2019

4 July 2017 WND-UK, the UK’s primary Sigfox Network Operator, is ramping up the deployment of Britain’s first dedicated Internet of Things (IoT) network, as it commits to providing 95% of the UK population coverage by 2019. As the promise of the IoT becomes a reality, service providers and manufacturers are looking for reliable and […]

WND UK to accelerate Sigfox network roll-out across the UK

​​​​​​ ​​​​​ June 23, 2017 Sigfox, the world’s leading provider of connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT), announces WND-UK joins the Sigfox Operator community, to accelerate national coverage of Sigfox’s dedicated IoT network to up to 95 per cent of the UK. Sigfox’s network technology enables simple, low-powered, ultra-low-cost devices to wirelessly connect to the internet. Its network, […]