Semtech and Brazil’s Anatel Deploy LoRa Technology Nationwide
LoRa 技术和 LoRaWAN 的实施将加强南美的物联网应用
CAMARILLO, Calif., Apr. 18, 2018 – Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that Anatel, Brazil’s National Telecommunications Agency, has released new technical requirements for radio frequency (RF) communication devices, enabling the operation of LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology) throughout Brazil.
According to Frost and Sullivan, by 2021, the Internet of Things (IoT) market for applications and hardware is set to generate $3.29 billion in Brazil. To support this rapid IoT growth, Brazil needs a strong, flexible infrastructure. Anatel reviewed comprehensive studies performed by two government agencies: The Department of Certifications and Numbering and the Department of Spectrum, Orbit and Broadcasting. In addition, Anatel collaborated with equipment manufacturers and held public hearings prior to its passage of resolution #14448 on December 4, 2017. The resolution provides international certification of devices that operate using chirp spread spectrum (CSS) modulation and low duty cycle such as LoRa Technology.
“This update is a very important milestone for Brazil and will expand the use of IoT across several vertical markets,” said Vitor Menezes, Superintendent of Anatel’s Licensing and Service Sourcing. “The resolution ensures technological neutrality and provides a modern regulatory framework for the wide dissemination of applications that will enhance productivity and make people’s lives better.”
Semtech 无线和传感产品事业部副总裁兼总经理 Marc Pegulu 表示：“拉美最大国家的电信监管机构最近采取的行动促进了 LoRaWAN™ 网络在巴西的立即推广，并有可能向整个大陆铺开。世界第八大经济体的公民将很快能享受到由 Semtech LoRa 技术提供支持的低功耗广域网 (LPWAN)，各种令人兴奋的应用包括城市、建筑、供应链和物流、农业和计量。”
About Semtech’s LoRa® Devices and Wireless RF Technology
Semtech 的 LoRa 器件和无线射频技术是获得广泛采用的远距离、低功耗物联网解决方案，电信公司、物联网应用开发商和系统集成商可以利用所需的相关功能组合，在全球范围内以低成本部署具备互操作性的物联网网络、网关、传感器、模组产品和物联网服务。基于 LoRaWAN™ 规范的物联网网络已部署在 100 多个国家／地区，LoRa Alliance™ 是低功耗广域网络应用领域中发展最快的物联网联盟，而 Semtech 正是其创始成员。要了解有关 LoRa 如何实现物联网的更多信息，请访问 Semtech 的 LoRa 网站并加入 LoRa 社区，获取免费培训以及展示构建理想物联网应用所需产品的在线行业目录。
Anatel is the Brazilian governmental agency that operates independently of the government regulated telecommunications providers. The organization is responsible for coordination, control and regulation of all telecommunication activities in Brazil, including telephony, radio and cable. For more information, visit www.anatel.gov.br/institucional.
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