AMOSENSE releases @Sigfox Monarch devices for worldwide Industrial Asset Management powered by STMicroelectronics

“AMOSENSE’s Sigfox Monarch portfolio of devices is the first of its kind, interoperable globally across all Sigfox radio frequency zones and now available in production volumes for the mass IoT markets worldwide. Berlin, Germany, October 24, 2018 – Today at Sigfox Connect 2018 in Berlin, Germany, AMOSENSE, a leading Korean IoT device maker, announced its Sigfox […]

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 […]

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 […]