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AT4 wireless announces LoRa™ Alliance authorized Test House for North America

| October 13th, 2016 | Málaga (Spain), Arnhem (The Netherlands), Herndon (Virginia-USA). AT4 wireless, a DEKRA company, is proud to announce the recent designation by the LoRa Alliance as an accredited Test House in North America in accordance to the LoRaWANTM Certification Program.

Together with this recognition for the American and Canadian markets is also being recognized as an authorized test house for the European market.

As a LoRa Alliance authorized test house, both AT4 wireless testing facilities, in Herndon, VA (USA), and Málaga (Spain) are for now on able to provide certification testing services for LoRaWANTM Certification Program.

The LoRa Alliance´s mission is to ensure that the open LoRaWAN specification for secure, carrier grade, low power wide area networks (LPWAN) will enable all end devices to behave in a predetermined way when connected to a LoRaWAN network and interoperate with all gateway products. The Certification Program provides assurance to end customers that their application-specific end devices will operate on any LoRaWAN network, which is a crucial requirement for the global deployment of the IoT using LPWANs.

LoRa Alliance members seeking for LoRa Alliance Certified logo can contact AT4 wireless directly to arrange for LoRa Certified testing.

“We feel that it is a great achievement for AT4 wireless, now a DEKRA company; becoming a LoRa Alliance Authorized Test House both in Europe and now also the first Laboratory in North America. AT4 wireless offers the most complete portfolio in the market for testing and certification of all the key wireless and mobile technologies.

Moreover, LoRa is taking a strong market position as a Wide Network Technology for IoT; while AT4 wireless being part of DEKRA now is in a leading position in a good number of vertical markets that are rapidly integrating IoT as Automotive, Medical, ICT&Carriers, Consumer, Industrial, Retail, etc. what makes this new recognition very important to address all these markets”, said Fernando E. Hardasmal , AT4 wireless Managing Director and DEKRA´s Product Testing and Certification Service Unit Global Market and Sales VP.”

 

About LoRa™ Alliance: The LoRa™ Alliance is an open, non-profit association has grown to over 360 members since its inception in March 2015, becoming one of the largest and fastest growing alliances in the technology sector. Its members are closely collaborating and sharing their experience to promote the LoRaWAN™ protocol as the leading open global standard for secure, carrier-grade IoT LPWA connectivity. With the technical flexibility to address the multiple IoT applications, both static and mobile, and a certification program to guarantee interoperability, LoRaWAN™ has already being deployed by major mobile network operators globally and is anticipated to widely expand in 2016. www.lora-alliance.org

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