Transport Supply Chains: Affordable IoT Tracking

by Frank Sauber “The world is entering a new era in logistics; one where it is possible to oversee the complete supply chain in real time by IoT tracking containers, pallets, trailers, and trucks anywhere, anytime, cheaply and using little energy. The supply chain is complex and involves many actors, in cluding subcontractors and transportation companies, […]

What is the 2 cents module from @Sigfox?

by Maxime Schacht — Business Operations Manager at Sigfox “Sigfox is known for its long range IoT network. It relies currently on active devices, meaning that these devices have batteries to power them. The 2 cents module introduced during Sigfox Connect will target passive devices. Passive devices are battery less. The energy is coming from an external source […]

WNDUK, Sigfox network operator for the UK announces 1,000 base station installs covering more than 50 million people

London, United Kingdom – November 1st, 2018 – Today WNDUK, in partnership with Sigfox, the world’s leading IoT service provider, reached a key coverage milestone, with 1,000 base stations installed, connecting over three quarters of the UK’s population. WNDUK is Sigfox’s sole network operator in the UK, enabling deployment of industry-leading IoT connectivity across the […]

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 […]