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Semtech Adds Laird Connectivity to LoRa-based IoT Design Partner Program

Laird Connectivity provides extensive experience in wireless modules and antennas, integrated sensor and gateway platforms, and customer-specific wireless solutions

CAMARILLO, Calif., Nov. 1, 2018 – Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, today announced the addition of Laird Connectivity, a global leader in wireless connectivity solutions, to the Semtech Design Partner Program. The program, which debuted in September 2018, streamlines the creation and deployment of LoRa-based IoT solutions by connecting customers with experienced designers that understand LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology).

“Semtech’s Design Partner Program brings unique value to customers by linking them directly with experts on LoRa Technology like Laird,” said Matt Lubeley, Sales Director, Engineering Services at Laird. “Laird’s standard LoRa-based solutions can be coupled with our comprehensive engineering services and certification capabilities to offer customers the solution they need, from a standalone node to a complete IoT network. Collaborating with Semtech means we will have a system in place to easily find and work with customers directly to create and deploy innovative LoRa-based solutions to market even faster.”

Laird’s comprehensive Engineering Services capabilities, coupled with Laird’s growing Sentrius™ LPWAN ecosystem of LoRa-based products, enables the acceleration of LoRa-based IoT solutions for any customer. Laird’s Engineering Services offer customizations of standard product offerings as well as full end-to-end product development. Combined with a state-of-the-art testing and certification laboratory, Laird has the expertise and tools to support LoRa projects and ensure successful deployment.

“The continued growth of the Semtech Design Partner Program is indicative of the continued success of LoRa Technology as a proven leader for the IoT,” said Vivek Mohan, Director of IoT in Semtech’s Wireless and Sensing Products Group. “Collaboration with Laird and our Design Partner Program will help organizations create scalable, easy-to-deploy LoRa-based IoT solutions and networks faster and more efficiently, simplifying IoT connectivity for enterprises around the globe.”

For more information about the Semtech Design Partners Program, visit here.

About Semtech’s LoRa® Devices and Wireless RF Technology

Semtech’s LoRa devices and wireless radio frequency technology is a widely adopted long-range, low-power solution for IoT that gives telecom companies, IoT application makers and system integrators the feature set necessary to deploy low-cost, interoperable IoT networks, gateways, sensors, module products, and IoT services worldwide. IoT networks based on the LoRaWAN™ specification have been deployed in 100 countries and Semtech is a founding member of the LoRa Alliance™, the fastest growing IoT Alliance for Low Power Wide Area Network applications. To learn more about how LoRa enables IoT, visit Semtech’s LoRa site and join the LoRa Community to access free training as well as an online industry catalog showcasing the products you need for building your ideal IoT application.

About Laird Connectivity

Laird Connectivity simplifies the enablement of wireless technologies with market-leading wireless modules and antennas, integrated sensor and gateway platforms, and customer-specific wireless solutions. Our best-in-class support and comprehensive engineering services help reduce risk and improve time-to-market. When you need unmatched wireless performance to connect electronics with security and confidence, Laird Connectivity delivers — no matter what. For more information, visit https://www.lairdtech.com/

About Semtech

Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for high-end consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.  

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