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LoRa Alliance Announces that Google Cloud Joins as Sponsor Member

By Ken Briodagh May 31, 2018

According to a recent announcement, Google Cloud has joined The LoRa Alliance, global association of companies backing the open LoRaWAN standard for internet of things (IoT) low-power wide-area networks (LPWANs), as a Sponsor Member.

“Google Cloud joining the LoRa Alliance is a clear signal that LoRaWAN connectivity is gaining strong traction for IoT,” said Donna Moore, CEO and Chairwoman, LoRa Alliance. “All of the data generated by connected devices will enable new insights to be derived. Google Cloud’s participation in the LoRa Alliance will strengthen our efforts to realize value from this IoT data. It is my honor to welcome Google Cloud to the LoRa Alliance and we look forward to its support to make the value proposition for LoRaWAN even stronger.”

“The vision of the LoRa Alliance around interoperability and openness aligns with our mission to build the world’s most open cloud and enable faster innovation and tighter security,” said Antony Passemard, Head of Product Management, Google Cloud IoT. “With the rapid growth of the LoRaWAN ecosystem, we look forward to contributing to the growth and acceleration of this technology and simplify the process of developing, deploying, and managing IoT solutions.”

The 10th LoRa Alliance Open House is dedicated to the theme of “Achieving Business Value with LoRaWAN,” and a program and member Market Place will showcase members and end users who are realizing a true return on investment using the technology. The Open House will take place June 7, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver, Canada. The LoRa Alliance Market Place features a broad selection of ecosystem members showcasing their products and services.


Ken Briodagh is a writer and editor with more than a decade of experience under his belt. He is in love with technology and if he had his druthers would beta test everything from shoe phones to flying cars.

Edited by Ken Briodagh

Editorial Director

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