The Things Conference

ThingsConference 2022

This is a pre-recording of my keynote-session at the ThingsConference. Here is the description of the keynote: 5G vs LoRaWAN -it is just LPWAN The wireless landscape is ever-changing. The public networks are entering the 5G era, where everything from massive IoT to mission-critical communication will be under one umbrella, 5G. For years LoRaWAn and …

NB-IoT

NB-IoT NB1 vs NB2 -What is the difference

Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) is an LPWAN technology developed to enable many devices to be connected to the internet using mobile networks. The standard is part of both 4G and 5G. Designed to allow for massive IoT, NB-IoT is a low-power, narrowband technology that can support small data packets and bidirectional transmission in an efficient, secure …

5G vs LoRaWAN distance

5G vs LoRaWAN part 2: distance

I am continuing with the second post in my series LoRaWAN vs 5G to prepare for the upcoming ThingsNetwork conference. As I am invited to speak about 5G at a LoRaWAN event (ThingsConference 22nd of September 2022), I thought it was appropriate to dig into the aspects of LoRaWAN vs the different, current 5G standards …

The new 5G NR+ standard is ready to break boundaries

If you’ve experienced landline telephony, you know those phone jackets on the wall; you’ve probably experienced cordless phones with DECT technology. So what does this technology have to do with 5G? In late 2021 a group managed to qualify a 5G standard, DECT NR+ 5G, as part of 5G. It is also based on non-cellular …

Up is down in 2022

There’s a lot to say about 2022. You could call it the year that was a gut punch or the year that turned many things upside down. The anti-climax of Covid ended, and the focus turned to war in Europe. Sweden suddenly wants to join NATO. How much more revolutionary can it be in a …