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Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high performance analogue and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, Wilhelmsen and The Things Industries have announced a partnership to leverage Semtech’s LoRa devices to help deliver cost-effective, robust and proven IoT solutions to the maritime shipping industry.
Leonhardt & Blumberg, Germany’s largest independent charter owner of 15,000-35,000 DWT container ships and ship management company, has renewed its long-standing partnership with Marlink for the provision of quality global VSAT connectivity.