Senet and Imtac partner to deliver smart city solutions in Oman
Low Cost IoT sensors and LoRaWAN networks support new municipal services and optimize use of critical resources.
PORTSMOUTH, NH, NOV 21, 2018 -- Senet, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based software and services platforms to enable global connectivity and network build-out for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced a partnership with Imtac LLC, a leading provider of technology solutions, headquartered in Oman. With an initial focus on Smart City solutions, including lighting, asset tracking, water management and smart buildings, this collaboration illustrates the growing global adoption of LoRaWAN™ networks for applications that drive improvements in energy consumption, resource conservation and a variety of new and enhanced municipal services.
Imtac, through its IoT and Smart City brand Empyreal, integrates field assets and automation controls to monitor, manage and maintain industrial systems. By leveraging the low power and long-range characteristics of LoRaWAN and the advanced device and network management capabilities of Senet's cloud-based IoT network services, the company is able to support a greater number of Smart City applications and deliver significant monetary savings and process automation opportunities to its customers.
"Senet's IoT device-to-cloud software and connectivity services help companies like Imtac instrument the physical world and deliver contextualized data to drive digital transformation," said Bruce Chatterley, CEO at Senet. "We are excited to be working with Imtac to accelerate the deployment of solutions designed to deliver enhanced services to citizens and businesses in the region."
"The strategic partnership we are developing with Senet will allow us to extend our vision to include a greater number of Smart City applications in the Gulf region," said Mukesh Arora, COO of Imtac LLC. "LoRaWAN is widely recognized as the fastest growing protocol for global IoT connectivity and Senet brings the expertise and technology leadership we seek as we grow our ecosystem of IoT partners."
Senet offers LoRaWAN network coverage and connectivity readiness in over 80 countries which can be viewed on the company's interactive coverage map. Organizations looking to accelerate their time to market with LoRaWAN solutions can register for free access to the Senet Developer Portal which provides advanced development resources to register and manage LoRaWAN end nodes and initiate testing on the Senet network.
About Senet, Inc.
A Founding and Contributing Member of the LoRa Alliance, Senet is the leader in global Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity used to instrument the physical world and enable businesses to revolutionize their operations. Senet is dedicated to supporting the LoRaWAN protocol as the open global standard for secure, carrier-grade Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) connectivity for IoT solutions across all industries. For additional information, visit www.senetco.com.
Imtac LLC established in 1984 operates in multiple geographies through direct operations, subsidiaries and JVs. Imtac is a leading provider of technology solutions in the fields of IT, smart cities (public lighting, water distribution and management, surveillance etc.), telecommunications, healthcare, education and traffic management. Imtac India by providing product engineering, Academic Management System and Human Efficiency Tracking System has established itself as the leading provider of eGovernance solution. Imtac is currently piloting LORA based smart city solutions in the outdoor lighting applications. For additional information visit: http://www.imtac.com/