Samsung Electronics to build SK Telecom's LoRaWAN network

Tuesday 24 May 2016 | 11:52 CET | News
Samsung Electronics was awarded a new contract by SK Telecom to deploy a commercial Internet of Things (IoT)-dedicated nationwide LoRaWAN network, claiming a world first. The network will be deployed across Korea using the 900 MHz frequency band. The commercial service is scheduled to launch in Daegu, Korea's fourth largest city, in June and will be available nationwide by the middle of 2016. Daegu will serve as a test bed for the IoT network.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung / SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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