LoRaWAN, a remarkable low-power, wide area networking protocol, is built upon the foundation of the LoRa radio modulation technique. It facilitates seamless wireless connectivity between devices and the internet while efficiently managing communication between end-node devices and network gateways.
This comprehensive document serves as an introductory technical overview of LoRa® and LoRaWAN®. As Low-Power, Wide-Area Networks (LPWAN) emerge as a fundamental component of the Internet of Things (IoT), LoRaWAN® takes center stage, designed to optimize battery lifetime, capacity, range, and cost. Gain insights into the LoRaWAN® specifications tailored for different regions, along with a high-level comparison of various technologies vying for dominance in the LPWAN landscape.