Semtech simplifies development of geolocation

Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC), a supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced it is broadening access to network-generated location data and providing Cloud services to support the rapid development of location-based solutions for LoRa® devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology), furthering Semtech´s commitment to support the ecosystem in developing new and compelling geolocation solutions that leverage the unique combination of low power and accuracy that LoRa Technology provides, the company said.

To enable ecosystem partners to continue to invest in developing innovative solutions to the specific challenges faced by their customers, Semtech will include high-resolution timestamps in future licensed referenced designs. Semtech will also provide a simple Cloud-based service to support developers in rapidly developing location solutions with both free and paid options to support rapid prototyping and commercial deployment.

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