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Together we are building an open and decentralized Internet of Things network in Canterbury.

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Our story

In 2016, a group of people from School of Computing at the University of Kent started experiementing with a private LoRaWAN network with the aim of enabling students to be able to easily access the technology as part of a computing module called the Internet of Things. Since then we have made the decision to use the Things Network to increase network connectivity and to enable everyone in the l...

About this community

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The Core Team of Canterbury consists of:

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University of Kent Gateway

A gateway within the School of Computing at the University of Kent has been bought online. This gateway provides coverage across central campus. It...

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Test Gateway Returned Home

We quickly returned our test gateway back to base to check on it and are happy to say everything was fine - no water / moisture ingress, etc. A qui...

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Gateways being constructed

We've just starting trialling our gateways by deploying them temporarily in the City of Canterbury. Over the next few weeks we will be testing thei...

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Canterbury community page updated

4 days ago

Congratulations! Today is the 6-month anniversary of the community!

3 weeks, 1 day ago

Laurence Potter is now part of Canterbury community

1 month, 3 weeks ago

Daniel Knox posted an update in The Things Network Canterbury: "University of Kent Gateway"

1 month, 3 weeks ago

There is a new published community nearby (Chelmsford)

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Contact us

You can contact the admin team of the local gateways at: