TOKYO – ( BUSINESS WIRE ) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. And NTT DOCOMO USA, Inc. announced today the immediate
launch of an IoT-driven temperature and humidity monitoring service for
industrial refrigerators and cabinets in the United States. customers
Can use smartphones or PCs to monitor temperature and humidity
their equipment, get alerts in case of abnormality, receive
monthly reports of temperature and humidity trends, and change settings
based on such reports. Subscription service is available from $ 99
per month in the United States.
DOCOMO developed the service in collaboration with myDevices, an IoT
solutions company based in Los Angeles, California that provides IoT
technology based on LoRa ® wireless data communication
technology for low-power, long-range transmissions. Temperature
and moisture data collected in grocery stores and restaurants are
Available in real time cloud for reliable temperature control,
including effective automation of processes like visual confirmations
of employees, and reduced food waste.
The system uses the LoRaWAN TM specification, a low-power,
wide area networking protocol introduced by LoRa Alliance TM ,
which allows sensors to run for more than five years without
Cooling temperature control is an important theme for grocery
shops and restaurants because equipment breakages can lead directly
for food cold. Despite the high demand for industrial refrigerators
With remote monitoring functionality, such equipment is expensive and
Replacement cycles can be long, so many refrigerators without such
Functionality operates on the US market.
The new service is launched under DOCOMO's "Globiot TM "
Global IoT initiative, introduced July 2nd to provide global
connection and operational support and advice to Japanese
companies that have global IoT operations. Coming forward, DOCOMO and
DOCOMO USA expects to continue to collaborate with pioneering U.S.
companies to introduce more IoT solutions that help customers
increase productivity and create new value.
"LoRa", "LoRaWAN" and "LoRa Alliance" are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Semtech Corporation.
"Globiot" is a trademark
by NTT DOCOMO, INC.
About NTT DOCOMO
NTT DOCOMO, Japan's leading mobile operator
With over 76 million subscriptions, one of the world's foremost
contributors to 3G, 4G and 5G mobile network technology. Beyond the core
communication services, DOCOMO challenges new borders in
Collaborating with an increasing number of devices ("+ d" partners),
creates exciting and practical value-added services that change
The way people live and work. Below a medium level by 2020 and
In addition, DOCOMO pioneered a leading 5G network to facilitate
innovative services that will amaze and inspire customers beyond theirs
expectations. DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (9437). www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english.
About NTT DOCOMO USA
NTT DOCOMO USA is the US subsidiary
by NTT DOCOMO. We are now developing a communications business
with mobile solutions in the US, primarily entrepreneurs
solutions. By leveraging the huge global experience from the NTT Group and
collaborate with our partners in a variety of different ways
field, we aim to deliver the highest quality services to our customers.