ThingPark Activation for device management

Simplified and secure device activation for all onboarded device for the manufacturer, the network operators and the end user

ThingPark Activation allows for identification of devices and control access

ThingPark Activation is a service providing simplified and secure device activation for all on-boarded device for the manufacturer, the network operators, and the End User. It removes all pain-points for the device manufacturer by enabling multi operator access. It delivers a unique UI for all JS, same value referencing all JS.

Implementing a secure & streamlined Device Activation process is a real challenge

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...as a device owner

  • Ensure the confidentiality of my sensor’s data up to the Application platform
  • Secure device ownership so nobody else can use it
  • Benefit from an easy device activation on any LoRaWAN network

...as a device manufacturer

  • Implement a generic manufacturing process with personalization independent from network operator
  • Ensure security secrets are shared only with necessary parties
  • Sell ready-to-use products with no complex on-boarding procedure for multiple network operator or application platform providers

...as a LoRaWAN service provider

  • Implement a simple on-boarding process for a wide portfolio of devices
  • Deliver the right level of security according to user’s expectations and use cases
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Simplified device activation for all on-boarded Service Providers and Device Manufacturers

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Truly generic device production: Unique (set of) JoinEUI(s)

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Reduced operational cost for device activation: no secure key transfers

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Focus on connectivity: rely on Trusted Service for security audits

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Activation Service with SE and HSM options: Highend Security use cases at optimised cost

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Future proof service: Roaming services, early availability of LoRaWAN 1.1 support and upcoming Alliance items

ThingPark Activation product features

End-to-end security
  • Ensures security from device to end-user application
  • Device security keys are shared only between key holders and LoRaWAN Join Server
  • AppSKey is exchanged with Application Server encrypted and inband with the data
Device security onboarding
  • Manages identification of devices and control access
  • limit access to device root keys (AppKey, GenAppKey and NwkKey)
  • Allows devices makers to manufacture devices without the need to personnalize them. A centralized Join Server is connected to different operator Network Servers
Secure key storage
  • Secured key storage with temperproof Hardware Security modules
  • Is compatible with Secure Elements from ST Microelectronics and Idemia embedded into the sensors for high security use cases
Facilitator for roaming
  • Activation away from home through serving and forwarding Network Server agreements
  • ThingPark Activation allows to deal with all devices which are not known by visited Network Server
  • backup solution for devices not personalized for a unique JS at the time of installation

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