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Sigfox network coverage reaches 90% of Hong Kong territory

Tuesday 26 June 2018 | 15:31 CET | News
Thinxtra announced the Sigfox IoT network in Hong Kong reached full deployment covering more than 90 percent of the territory. Sigfox is the first global mobile IoT network fully dedicated to connected objects, forming a key infrastructure to support industry 4.0 and smart city products. Thinxtra is the exclusive Hong Kong network operator of Sigfox and the first wireless IoT licence holder here. The Thinxtra LPWA gateways will allow the Hong Kong-wide adoption of IoT products, in logistics, construction, smart facility management, health, household, industrial machinery and smart-city.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Sigfox
Countries: Hong Kong
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