The LoRa Alliance said the development broadens the standard’s internet of things market with smart metering the first application to leverage it.   LoRaWaN is the standard for the internet of things low-power wide-area networks The LoRa Alliance,

Senet and Ready Wireless are collaborating to help North America municipalities and enterprises accelerate the deployment of a range of monitoring and asset tracking solutions.   The companies want to help cities acclerate and scale smart city

Report finds 5G will be preferred for Industrial 4.0 applications like digital twins, robotics and automation as well as connected and autonomous mobility.   Counterpoint predicts the introduction of 6G for IoT by end of the decade

Semtech and CitiLight have already connected one million streetlights across the Indian cities using the LoRaWan standard to deliver an energy-saving of 1.29 billion kilowatt-hours.   Smart streelighting often form the starting point for smart city roll-outs