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Telefonica Brasil launches Sigfox IoT tests

Friday 15 April 2016 | 14:10 CET | News
Telefonica Brasil has announced that it has started testing Sigfox, a pioneering network specially designed for use in Internet of Things devices (LPWA, or Low-Power Wide-Area). The whole operation and maintenance of the Sigfox network is done by a partner company, which foresees coverage in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro by the end of 2016. This technology is expected to expand to other regions as demand for the service increases.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Sigfox / Telefonica Brasil
Countries: Brazil
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