American Tower LoRaWan network surpasses 300,000 devices in trial phase

Tuesday 18 September 2018 | 16:44 CET | News
American Tower has surpassed 300,000 devices connected to its LoRaWAN infrastructure in Brazil during a trial period. A commercial launch of the services is scheduled for Q4. The network already carries more than 3 million messages per day, covering the metropolitan areas of the cities of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: American Tower
Countries: Brazil
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