Demographic change, digitalization and the challenges of climate protection have received increasing attention and priority in recent years. By using modern technologies such as various sensors, cities can become more efficient and climate-friendly, improving the quality of life of residents and visitors. To retrieve and transmit the data, economical and reliable communication technologies are then needed as innovative solutions to implement applications with low maintenance and low cost in the long run.
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Example of the district town of Saarlouis
In order for the district town of Saarlouis to increase its attractiveness and future viability, it is pushing ahead with its development into a smart city. Among other things, this transformation is to be enabled by parking space monitoring, a traffic guidance system, sensors for recording environmental data and the reading of meter readings. In order to achieve the best possible potential for these use cases, a high-performance solution was sought that is characterized in particular by robust IoT communication that can be deployed over a large area.