All Quiet on the Exploratory Front?

Nope. We’ve been busy. Real busy. All of us. Making stuff. We even had deadlines. You may already have been playing around with LoRa and our EE02 module. This required that you set up a dedicated network and had access to a gateway. For some time, this was the only viable option if you needed low power IoT connectivity. But now - something has changed. On october 1st, NB-IoT functionality was enabled in all of Telenor’s base stations in Norway. »

Introducing the NB-IoT service

It has been awfully silent on our blog lately but let me explain: We’ve been quite busy (among other things) building a new backend for Telenor’s NB-IoT network here in Norway. Getting data on to the Internet with NB-IoT is very simple; modules like the uBlox SARA N2 supports UDP and CoAP out of the box: Send a few AT commands via the UART to open a socket and off you go. »