LoRa WAN - IoT for Smart Buildings & Cities

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  • LoRa WAN stands for Long Range Wide Area Network. It is a low power wireless technology mainly targeted for M2M and IoT networks. LoRaWAN will enable public or multi tenant networks to connect multiple applications running in the same network. This LoRa technology will fulfill to develop smart building & cities with the help of LoRa sensors and devices in New Zealand.

    • NZ/AUS compliant
    • LoRa AS923 Standard
    • Range up to 15 km
    • A LoRa gateway takes care of thousands of nodes
    • Long battery life
  • The LORANEXUS platform is providing connectivity to public and private LoRa networks and is proactive with sensors and transceivers. LORANEXUS communicates to cloud based applications like the Janitza Energy Portal.

    • LoRaWAN Network Connectivity
    • Map view of the devices
    • Dashboard with logs and charts
    • Remote configuration of devices
    • Notification per email or TXT
  • Direct Control provides a wide range of LoRa sensors and devices for LoRaWAN and Sigfox. This LPWAN devices are tested and used in our projects. They comply with the industrial standards for Building Automation and Smart Metering.

    • Field Test Device
    • Temperature Sensors
    • Energy & Water Meters
    • Air Quality
    • Pulse Counter
    • Digital & Analogue Input
    • ModBus Transceiver
    • GPS Tracker
  • Direct Control provides LoRaWAN connectivity and IoT Mashups to standard applications for Building Automation, Integration Platforms, Energy-Management, Smart-Metering, Facility Management and Building-Security.

    We offer connectivity to public and private networks as a value added reseller of Actility with their ThingPark platform. We combine the LoRaWAN IoT layer with standard protocols.

    • Building Automation with HVAC, Delta Controls
    • Energy Management and Power Quality with Janitza
    • Building Analytics, SkySpark
    • Smart-Cities Integration Framework and Platform, Tridium
    • Facility-Energy Management, Optergy
    • Access Control and Building Security

Intelligent Buildings and the Internet of Things

Boosting performance with LoRa WAN networks and sensors

The Internet of Things (IoT) is advancing a new breed of smart buildings that are better aligned with the priorities of property owners and managers. IoT enables operational systems that deliver more accurate and useful information for improving operations and providing the best experiences for tenants. Accelerating this transformation, Direct Controls offers IoT building blocks that simplify how building systems talk to the cloud and exhaustively analyze building data to uncover new business insights capable of driving real value and greater performance.

Direct Control provides LoRa WAN solutions for Building Automation and Smart Cities over public and private LoRaWAN IoT networks in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands.

Links to our Partners

LoRa WAN Videos

LoRa Alliance - Introduction

LoRaWAN - SmartCity NZ

LoRaWAN NZ Dev-Kit