Articles by Piet

Composing IoT solutions with the Waylay platform: technology building blocks unveiled

According to a recent study by IoT Analytics, there are 450 IoT platforms currently on the market but they have very different offerings and bundling them together is a sign of the market still being in its early days. We feel the confusion around the…
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The Birth of the IoT Aggregation Cloud

Now that IoT is getting more mainstream, every device vendor has gotten or is in the process of getting their products connected. B2B and B2C devices or appliances communicate with a device cloud that is device vendor specific. Clouds, clouds everywhere As each of these…
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What Sigfox and LoRaWAN have in common

A lot has been written about the popular LPWAN technologies Sigfox and LoRaWAN and in particular about the differences between them with regards to radio technology, data rate, robustness, bi-directional traffic, coverage, etc. This blog post is NOT about that, rather it wants to emphasise…
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Introducing: Miruna Suru, Inbound Marketer at Waylay

We are happy to welcome Miruna to the team and excited about working together to grow Waylay and share our story with the world. What have you been doing before joining Waylay? I majored in Dramaturgy, a minuscule niche field of study where apart from…
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Waylay is certified for Proximus EnCo LoRa

Today, we announce that Waylay is certified for use with Proximus EnCo LoRa. What does this mean? Proximus EnCo stands for “Proximus Enabling Company” and is the platform through which Proximus exposes assets from Proximus itself and from partners in the domains of IoT, Big Data, Telecommunications…
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IoT orchestration enables cross-vertical applications

Much of the discussion around the Internet-of-Things has centered on devices, connectivity and IoT platforms. At the back-end, these IoT platforms provide secure and scalable device onboarding via cloud solutions. While devices, connectivity and IoT platforms are cornerstones for a good and economically viable IoT solution, these should not…
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A new tagline: ‘Orchestrating the Enterprise Internet-of-Things’

We have recently changed our tagline from ‘Smart Reasoning for the Internet-of-Things’ to ‘Orchestrating the Enterprise Internet-of-Things’. In this blog post, I want to spend a few words on why we have made the change. We will expand on IoT orchestration in follow-up posts. The core…
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Waylay is hiring!

As you may have read in the news, Waylay recently completed a 1.2 Mio EUR funding round. The funding round was led by PMV and Ark Angels Activator Fund (AAAF), two Belgian VC funds. It is a milestone for the company and the investment will…
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