Semtech, Lowan change China's energy use trends

Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that Lowan, a low power wide area network (LPWAN) solution provider located in Hangzhou, China, has incorporated Semtech´s LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology) into its smart-grid power meters, the company said.

Lowan´s urban smart-grid solutions give real-time data on metering usage over large urban areas. The LoRa-based sensors adjust automatically at certain power thresholds, negating human error and optimizing efficiency. The solutions offer users a quick and efficient deployment, and compatibility with other smart home solutions including LoRa-connected locks and alarms. With LoRa Technology´s long range and low power capabilities, Lowan smart home solutions reduce battery replacement costs and maintenance frequency.

Lowan is the LPWAN solution provider located in Hangzhou, China. The company started working on LPWAN technology development in 2014 and rolled out the first LoRaWANâ„¢-based product line in 2015. Currently Lowan operates the largest LoRaWAN IoT network for smart energy in China. For more information, visit http://www.lowan.com.cn/en/index.html.

Semtech Corporation is a supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for high-end consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.