Semtech to Keynote Flexible, Easy to Deploy IoT Solutions at the IoT and Sensor Innovation Forum

Semtech to Keynote Flexible, Easy to Deploy IoT Solutions at the IoT and Sensor Innovation Forum

More than 40% of all LPWAN public networks are expected to be LoRa-based devices by 2019

CAMARILLO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2018 ― Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, today announced its keynote at the Internet of Things (IoT) and Sensor Innovation Forum event in Shanghai on Sept. 10. Mike Wong, Vice President of China for Semtech, will focus on the key benefits and capabilities of LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology).

Mr. Wong’s expert insights on LoRa Technology will site the unique features which makes it the best technology for low power IoT networks. With its key capabilities, including long range, low power, LoRa is positioned to be the DNA (Devices, Network, Applications) of IoT. The keynote will discuss LoRa Technology’s position in filling a technology gap and the complementary features compared to current IoT solutions offered. According to business information provider IHS Markit, more than 40% of all low power wide area (LPWAN) public network connections are expected to be LoRa-based devices and represent the premiere LPWAN solution in 2019.

“LoRa-based solutions are continuing to change the way we think about smart applications,” said Mr. Wong. “Semtech’s LoRa Technology, a proven IoT solution, solves everyday challenges in a variety of verticals from street lights to parking meters. LoRa Technology and the LoRaWAN™ open protocol play a key role in creating a smarter planet today, and for tomorrow.”

To learn more about the conference, visit here, and visit the Semtech website to learn more about LoRa Technology.

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 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  

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