How IoT geolocation enables efficient asset tracking for logistics
Railway cars, truck trailers, containers: tracking valuable assets on the move is a pain point for most large distributed organizations involved in logistics and supply chain, typically relying on partners such as distributors to correctly register check-in and check-out events. This registration process at specific checkpoints is usually manual, intermittent and subject to human errors. […]
Ms Moore: The LoRa Alliance’s New CEO Shares Her Vision
Three years after it was created, the new CEO and chair of the LoRa Alliance is Donna Moore. Actility being a founding member and a very active presence within the organization, we wanted to know what she has in mind for the LoRa Alliance.
STORY: How we controlled energy processes in a home with LoRaWAN?
On a 1 May 2015, as an energy aggregator, Actility got involved in a fantastic European R&D project: invent tomorrow’s energy storage distribution systems. Along with our 17 partners, we’ve been conducting field trials in 8 EU countries. Today, I would like to highlight our achievement in a Belgian town near Leuven: connect and remotely control a heat pump in a residential home.
The City Hub Alliance introduces LoRaWAN connectivity as a service in Sweden
LoRaWAN is booming in Sweden. Fiber network companies and municipalities have set up an open national LoRaWAN infrastructure to develop regional smart city services: the City Hub Alliance. Let me introduce its business model that may inspire lots of other countries!
“If you build it, they will come!”
Unless you are a Baby boomer or Generation X, this may mean nothing to you! “If you build it, they will come!” Is a famous quote from a great movie of the late 80s called Field of Dreams. It’s a movie about baseball, the great American sport, and I imagine most Europeans have no idea […]