Silicon Labs Expands IoT Wireless Portfolio with Standards-Based Wi-SUN Technology

“As the leader in IoT wireless connectivity, Wi-SUN is the perfect addition to our portfolio,” mentioned Matt Johnson, senior vp and common supervisor of IoT Products. “Wi-SUN is a comprehensive solution optimized for large scale, long-range LPWAN networks. Our Wi-SUN technology enables a non-proprietary approach to industrial and smart city applications, making deployments more scalable, resilient and safer.”

Wi-SUN is licensed by the Wi-SUN Alliance, a worldwide business affiliation dedicated to seamless LPWAN connectivity. Wi-SUN builds upon normal Internet protocols (IP) and APIs, enabling builders to increase present infrastructure platforms so as to add new or rising purposes serving a variety of business and good metropolis workflows. Built to scale attributable to its long-range capabilities, high-data throughput and IPv6 assist, Wi-SUN simplifies wi-fi infrastructure for cities and increasing suburban areas.

“The Wi-SUN Alliance’s mission is to bring Smart Ubiquitous Networks to service providers, utilities, municipalities and other smart city enterprises,” mentioned Phil Beecher, president and CEO of the Wi-SUN Alliance. “We are pleased to see Silicon Labs and other alliance member companies innovating new solutions on the Wi-SUN FAN specification, which defines everything needed to build secure, reliable, and resilient networks for large scale outdoor smart city applications.”

Silicon Labs’ first household of wi-fi SoCs to assist Wi-SUN is EFR32xG12, a 32-bit Arm Cortex-M4 platform with as much as 1 MB of flash and 256 kB of RAM in addition to an built-in +20 dBm PA for sub-GHz frequencies. Silicon Labs at the moment has licensed Wi-SUN FSK PHYs and is working with lead prospects to carry fully-certified Wi-SUN purposes to market. General availability of Silicon Labs’ full Wi-SUN answer is anticipated early Summer 2021.

Silicon Labs will current the advantages of Wi-SUN for good metropolis purposes with Landis+Gyr and Pelion on the Smart Cities Connect Virtual Conference on April 14, 2021. For extra info on Silicon Labs Wi-SUN know-how, go to

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