MultiTech Launches QuickStart AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN
All-In-One Kit Ensures LoRaWAN Sensor Applications Are Up and Running Quickly on AWS IoT Core
Mounds View, MN – December 16, 2020 –Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) communication devices and services, today announced the availability of MultiTech QuickStart AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN®. AWS IoT Core is a managed cloud service that lets connected devices easily and securely interact with cloud applications and other devices. The new QuickStart AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN is an all-in-one kit that provides everything users need to rapidly get LoRaWAN sensor applications up and running on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
“Reducing the complexity of configuration was a priority, so we worked closely with AWS to make it happen,” said Stefan Lindvall, Chief Executive Officer, MultiTech. “The result of our close collaboration is a new QuickStart kit that is not only easy to deploy but capable of supporting hundreds of certified LoRaWAN sensors and actuators to sustain the organizations IoT business case.”
“We see tremendous opportunities in utilizing LoRaWAN technology in the residential management industry, specifically for monitoring temperature control,” said Tray Johnson, Quext VP of Innovation. “Currently we plan to manage thermostats for environmental controls access for our various properties. We are actively using MultiTech’s Conduit® and AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN® in our field trials.”
“MultiTech’s solution helps customers reduce the complexity and cost of LoRaWAN deployments while allowing them to easily and securely onboard LoRaWAN devices to Amazon Web Services,” said Michael MacKenzie, General Manager of AWS IoT Connectivity and Control Services, Amazon Web Services, Inc. “This is a significant benefit for our customers working with LPWAN technologies and we’re delighted to have MultiTech’s offer qualified for AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN.”
MultiTech QuickStart is designed to connect to AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN using Semtech’s BasicStation packet forwarding. BasicStation is Semtech’s new state-of-the-art gateway packet-forwarder based on WebSockets.
- Conduit® AP Access Point gateway with MultiTech mPower™ Edge Intelligence embedded software version 5.3
- Out-of-the-box connectivity to AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN
- All components required for connectivity from production-ready certified sensors to the “Hello World” application to reduce confusion and simplify deployment of your IoT business case
- Remotely configure and optimize the gateway through the MultiTech DeviceHQ® IoT Application Store and Device Management platform
FEATURES & CONTENTS
- Temperature and humidity sensor with battery
- 868 and 915 MHz LoRaWAN channel plans for Europe and North America
- Ethernet gateway with external antenna and AC power adaptor
- Integration with AWS IoT Core for LoRaWAN
MultiTech products simplify the Connected Product and Connected Service journey for OEM’s, Service and Solutions Providers. Our standard and customized wireless sensing and communications products use proven, standards-based technologies and open architectures, reducing time, effort and risk for our customers. MultiTech products are easy to integrate, easy to deploy and easy to scale, delivering best in class performance and value. We work closely with our customers, providing expert support, from architecture to integration and deployment. Our U.S. and global manufacturing agility enables us to work in partnership with our customers at any volume. We deliver to your business requirements, from off-the-shelf to pre-configured products or fully customized solutions. For more information, please visit www.multitech.com.