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STMicroelectronics and Sigfox Cooperate to Connect Billions of Devices
- ST to include Sigfox networking software in its embedded software suite for broad range of products tailored to the needs of IoT application developers
- Faster development of LPWAN-based products and systems using STM32 microcontrollers, ultra-low power RF transceivers, secure elements, sensors, and power-management components
To speed customer adoption of Sigfox as a standard low-power wide-area network (LPWAN) for securely connecting physical devices to the Cloud and the IoT, ST will now offer the Sigfox networking software as part of ST's MCU software package, including STM32 tool compatibility. The collaboration agreement ensures tool compatibility for the industry-leading STM32 family of general-purpose microcontrollers, as well as with ST's unique portfolio of technologies and products suitable for Sigfox technology. These include the
Sigfox is the world's leading provider of connectivity for the
Today, the network is present in 43 countries and on track to cover 60 by 2018. With millions of objects connected and a rapidly growing partner ecosystem, Sigfox empowers companies to move their business model towards more digital services. Founded in 2010 by
ST is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics at the heart of everyday life. ST's products are found everywhere today, and together with our customers, we are enabling smarter driving and smarter factories, cities and homes, along with the next generation of mobile and
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