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Engineer Majed Alotaibi

Mobily conducts successful trial of LoRa network

RIYADH, April 17, 2017

Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) has conducted the first successful trial of LoRa – LPWA network (long range, low-power wide area network) for IoT applications in Saudi Arabia in collaboration with Cisco Systems.

LoRa technology provides a lower cost connectivity solution with broad coverage and lower energy consumption. The trial on LoRa Network has taken place in two locations in Riyadh covering different IoT applications of Smart buildings and assets tracking, the company said.

Engineer Majed Alotaibi, SEO strategic planning and marketing at Mobily, said: “Mobily continues the path of strengthening its pioneering position by providing new and innovative technologies in the kingdom. IoT is one of the main pillars of Mobily’s strategy that will enable us as the leading service provider in digital transformation and play a major role in the 2030 vision of Saudi Arabia.”

"It is noteworthy that Mobily and Cisco Systems have a long and successful history of collaboration. Moreover; this successful trial confirms the joint commitment to introduce new technologies and innovations to the Saudi Market which leads to support the growth and development of national economy," the company said. - TradeArabia News Service

Engineer Majed Alotaibi

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