Semtech Announces Open LoRaWAN Academy™ Registration for Enterprises and Developers

Free educational modules simplify and accelerate the development of
LoRa
®-based IoT applications

CAMARILLO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Semtech
Corporation
(Nasdaq: SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance
analog and mixed signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, has
announced the open registration of the LoRaWAN Academy™ for everyone,
from large enterprises to individual developers. The LoRaWAN Academy
provides comprehensive, free educational modules for students,
engineers, developers, and enterprises to develop Internet of Things
(IoT) applications using LoRa®-based technologies.


“Developers are the most important part of any modern technology
platform, and the LoRaWAN Academy is there to help them get up to speed
on one of the fastest growing IoT-enabling technologies out there today,
Semtech’s LoRa
devices and wireless radio frequency technology
(LoRa Technology).
The LoRaWAN Academy will enable developers to get their LoRa-based
solutions to market faster as well as simplify development,” said Steven
Hegenderfer, Senior Director of the Developer Ecosystem in Semtech’s
Wireless Sensing and Products Group. “We are working with the
LoRaWAN®-based ecosystem to develop and drive material that is
beneficial to the community. Providing completely free modules focused
on building LoRa-based applications gives students, engineers,
developers, and enterprises the jump-start they need to build robust,
innovative IoT applications.”

The LoRaWAN Academy was first launched in late 2017 and targeted to
universities. Since its initial inception, several universities from
around the world implemented LoRaWAN Academy curriculum to prepare
students for the IoT job market by training their students on developing
LoRa-based solutions and the open LoRaWAN protocol. The
program will now be available to anyone who is interested in building
LoRa-based applications. The LoRaWAN Academy includes 10 modules of
self-paced online classes that includes video lectures, supplemental
reading materials and hands-on assignments.

“LoRa Technology is a leading technology and recognized as the de facto
platform for developing IoT applications,” said Dr. S.A. Pasupathy,
Head, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering of
Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT). “With the LoRaWAN Academy
available for anyone and free, this is a great opportunity for
participants to learn and realize the return of investment of LoRa as
well as having ability to accelerate their applications to the market
and their career growth.”

To learn more about the LoRaWAN Academy, visit Semtech’s
LoRa Developer Portal
.

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 100
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
.

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, the Semtech logo, LoRa and LoRaWAN are registered trademarks or
service marks of Semtech Corporation or its affiliates.

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Contacts

Ronda Grech
Semtech Corporation
(805) 250-1263
[email protected]

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