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Soracom Cellular IoT for Wildlife Management

You may not know Martha Zimet’s name, but if you’re reading this on a mobile device there’s a good chance that you’ve benefited from her work. Over the course of a 30 year career in Silicon Valley, she developed embedded systems for companies like Nokia and Pixar, and she shares credit for key patents related […]


Delivering on the future of IoT – Soracom’s new website and key milestones

Back in February, I announced my on-boarding with Soracom — time flies and the past six plus months have been quite a ride! Today, we are excited to announce a new look and improved navigation for our website. A new look for soracom.io   We have redesigned the look and feel, messaging, and navigation to provide an […]


SORACOM Beam supports for IBM Watson IoT Platform

We’re happy to announce today that the SORACOM Beam service for IoT protocol conversion now supports connection to the IBM Watson IoT platform using MQTT. This makes it easy for even the most power- and memory-constrained devices to benefit from the capabilities of the IBM Watson IoT Platform, which brings real-time insight to IoT data […]


AgTech and IoT together at Seeds of Our Future

Smart Farming and AgTech offer some of the most promising new use cases within the growing Internet of Things. Our growing ability to improve crop yields, limit crops lost to waste and spoilage, and improve conditions for farm workers while conserving scarce water and soil resources offers a genuine opportunity to make a material difference […]


Lower cost cellular IoT with expanded global coverage.

  Back in May, when we announced lower pricing for Soracom data service in the US and Canada, we noted that it wasn’t the first time we’d reduced prices, and we promised that it wouldn’t be the last. We’re serious about offering the most secure, simple, and affordable connectivity available for IoT, and we’re happy […]


AWS hosts IoT Innovators Event in San Francisco

We’re always appropriately cautious about events held on Friday the 13th, but today’s AWS IoT Innovators Event, focused around the Smart Home, not only bucked the curse but exceeded all expectations. We always loved the old AWS Loft in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood, but we have to admit that the new space is both more […]


SAP IoT Venture Day for Japan | Soracom Keynote

SAP hosted a fun and lively Venture Day event at their facility in Palo Alto, and Soracom CTO and co-founder Kenta Yasukawa was the keynote presenter, tapped to share his experiences in building a highly successful Internet of Things startup that bridges the gap between the US and Japan, startups and enterprises, and devices and […]


Industrial IoT and LPWA connectivity – future proofing industrial IoT

Industrial OEMs, distributors, and customers face a challenging question: how do I capture value from IoT today while avoiding a costly overhaul tomorrow? Invest too early, and rapid changes in connectivity technology will leave most IT departments under water. Invest too late, and the competition will undercut you as they find innovative ways to reduce […]


Arduino MKR GSM 1400: Cellular IoT data visualisation with Soracom IoT SIM + Soracom Harvest

As IoT progresses, we see more and more developers taking advantage of ready-made boards that include everything from processing units to wireless connectivity modules.     One such board is Arduino’s recently released MKR GSM 1400, based on the popular Arduino MKR family. The board includes a Cortex-M0+ 32Bits micro-controller, USB Serial port for development […]


Industrial OEMs: why a cellular first IoT strategy makes sense

In the first blog post of this series, Rich Rogers discussed the first step to joining the Industrial IoT revolution: connecting your equipment to the cloud. In the next blog post, we discussed some different ways to get connected, and how we firmly believe cellular is the way forward for OEMs. Today, I’ll be diving […]