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Smart City of Calgary
One of the first city-owned LoRaWAN-based networks in North America
New Videos, Use Cases and White Paper
Sky IoT
LoRa Technology Takes to the Skies
Alibaba Cloud Computing Conference 2018
Costco Saves 22%
with Apana LoRa-based Solution
Smart water utility systems reduces 20% water waste and 22% water bill savings
Alibaba Cloud
and Semtech Expand IoT Collaboration
Alibaba Cloud’s IoT vision is for every enterprise in the future to integrate Semtech’s LoRa Technology
Complementary Solutions Based on Your Needs
Compare LoRaWAN and NB-IoT side by side
Google Cloud
Joins the LoRa Alliance™
The LoRa Alliance welcomes Google Cloud as a sponsor member

What is LoRa®?

LoRa Technology is the DNA of IoT, connecting sensors to the Cloud and enabling real-time communication of data and analytics that can be utilized to enhance efficiency and productivity.

LoRaWAN fills the technology gap of cellular and Wi-Fi/BLE based networks that require either high bandwidth or high power, or have a limited range or inability to penetrate deep indoor environments. In effect, LoRa Technology is flexible for rural or ind

Why LoRa?

LoRa Technology offers an efficient, flexible and economical solution to real-world problems in rural and indoor use cases, where cellular and Wi-Fi/BLE based networks are ineffective. Learn why LoRa is becoming the de facto standard of low power wide area networks (LPWAN).

LoRa Applications overview

Transforming Businesses

Looking to connect your business to the Cloud? LoRa Technology is the de facto choice for LPWAN connectivity for long range, low power Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, enabling countless use cases in a number of key markets including smart cities, buildings, agriculture, metering, logstics and supply chain, and industrial control. Learn how LoRa can benefit your business.

A Diverse & Growing Ecosystem

Alibaba Cloud plans to support an extensive ecosystem in China created by LoRa-based sensors.
Gateways | Network | Software
machineQ’s enterprise-grade IoT solution is built on LoRa Technology.
Sensor Maker
Vinduino leverages LoRa Technology in its precision irrigation sensors that detect the soil moisture for vineyards.

LoRa By the Numbers

LoRa-based gateways will be deployed worldwide by 2019
80 million
LoRa-based end-nodes to be deployed worldwide on private and public networks by 2019
public network operators in 51 countries
of all LPWANs are predicted to run on LoRa by 2019 (IHS MarketInsider, Sept 17)
LoRa products


Semtech’s LoRa platform is the ultimate solution for eliminating repeaters, reducing cost, extending battery life, and improving network capacity.

LoRa resources getting started


From videos and white papers to an online developer forum, find a wide range of resources to learn more about LoRa, or help bring your LoRa-based solutions to life.