Semtech’s LoRa Technology Is Leveraged by Kiwi Technology to Develop Smart Cities in Thailand

LoRa-enabled devices regulate electricity use in Thai cities to
maximize energy resources and reduce operational costs

CAMARILLO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Semtech
Corporation
(Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance
analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announce
that Kiwi
Technology Inc.
, a provider of comprehensive solutions and services
for the Internet of Things (IoT), is dedicated to implementing Semtech’s LoRa
devices and wireless radio frequency technology
(LoRa Technology) to
maximize energy resources and reduce operational costs in smart cities.


Kiwi Technology collaborated with Precise Digital Economy (PDE),
Thailand’s largest electricity facilities group, to increase production
for IoT-enabled devices. The project is one the first of its kind for
Southeast Asia, and is aimed at developing a smart city network of
LoRa-based sensors to better regulate public utilities including
electricity. Kiwi Technology has also distributed LoRa-based solutions
in China, Indonesia, Japan, Taiwan, and many other countries.

“The collaboration between Kiwi and Precise Digital Economy (PDE) will
enable the LoRa-based network to be more widely used in the Asian
market, while further upgrading the industrial level of smart
utilities,” said Xinxin Li, chairman of Kiwi Technology. “Kiwi will also
provide its hardware devices and complete IoT network solutions,
including end-to-end applications, network routers, platforms, and a
variety of applications, to create sustainable solutions.”

“Semtech’s LoRa Technology is becoming the technology of choice for
building IoT applications as more cities look for IoT solutions to help
reduce operational costs as well as provide better services for their
communities,” said Vivek Mohan, Director of IoT of Semtech’s Wireless
and Sensing Products Group. “With its long-range, low-power, low cost,
and easy to deploy capabilities, LoRa Technology plays an important role
in creating a smarter planet.”

About Semtech’s LoRa® Devices and Wireless RF Technology

Semtech’s LoRa devices and wireless radio frequency technology is a
widely adopted long-range, low-power solution for IoT that gives telecom
companies, IoT application makers and system integrators the feature set
necessary to deploy low-cost, interoperable IoT networks, gateways,
sensors, module products, and IoT services worldwide. IoT networks based
on the LoRaWAN™ specification have been deployed in over 45 countries
and Semtech is a founding member of the LoRa Alliance™, the fastest
growing IoT Alliance for Low Power Wide Area Network applications. To
learn more about how LoRa enables IoT, visit Semtech’s LoRa
site
and join the LoRa
Community
to access free training as well as an online industry
catalog showcasing the products you need for building your ideal IoT
application.

About Kiwi

Founded in 2002, Kiwi is a leading company that focuses on A/V
streaming, networking and communications. Recently, Kiwi has cemented
itself as an IoT leader in Asia, and is committed to solutions that are
innovative, sustainable, and community-oriented. Kiwi Technology
provides comprehensive solutions and services for the Internet of
Things, including smart factories, smart agriculture, smart shopping
malls, smart power systems, smart meter reading, smart asset
supervision, smart parking, smart street lighting, smart waste
management, smart buildings, and other industries. For more information,
visit www.kiwi-tec.com/en/.

About Semtech

Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of high performance analog and
mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for high-end
consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial
equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as
well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the
impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green
programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing
control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction.
Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global
Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.

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Semtech Corporation
Ronda Grech
(805) 250-1263
rgrech@semtech.com