CAMARILLO, Calif., May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that AcSiP, a designer, manufacturer and solutions provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, has expanded its current IoT System-in-Package (SiP) solutions to leverage Semtech’s LoRa® wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa Technology) and the open LoRaWAN™ standard.

AcSiP successfully adopted GPS with LoRa Technology in both variants of its SiP modules, S76G and S78G, which have gained significant customer traction. Providing long-range, low-power and easy to deploy capabilities, the AcSIP modules are ideal for IoT tracking solutions used to monitor assets including cargo and vehicles.

“AcSiP began developing LoRa-based products three-years ago and has successfully developed 11 SiP modules to use Semtech’s LoRa Technology,” said Sam Hsu, Vice President at AcSiP. “We received a significant level of interest with our LoRa-based demonstrations at the LoRa Alliance’s™ 9th All Members Meeting in Suzhou China and decided to continue to develop all LoRa-based products and adopt the open LoRaWAN protocol.”

“AcSiP recognized the benefits and opportunities of expanding its IoT SiP products to utilize Semtech’s LoRa Technology, as more supply chain and asset management companies are looking for long-range, low-power capabilities and solutions for their IoT applications,” said Vivek Mohan, Director of IoT at Semtech’s Wireless and Sensing Products Group. “Semtech’s LoRa Technology has become the technology of choice for building IoT applications and AcSiP should play an important role in making our world a smarter planet.”

About Semtech’s LoRa® Devices and Wireless RF TechnologySemtech’s LoRa devices and wireless RF technology is a widely adopted long-range, low-power solution for IoT that gives telecom companies, IoT application makers and system integrators the feature set necessary to deploy low-cost, interoperable IoT networks, gateways, sensors, module products, and IoT services worldwide. IoT networks based on the LoRaWAN™ specification have been deployed in over 60 countries and Semtech is a founding member of the LoRa Alliance™, the fastest growing IoT Alliance for Low Power Wide Area Network applications. To learn more about how LoRa enables IoT, visit Semtech’s LoRa site and join the LoRa Community to access free training as well as an online industry catalog showcasing the products you need for building your ideal IoT application.

About AcSiPAcSiP focus on developing “Advanced Communication System in Package” technologies and services. Since 2009, we have accumulated lots of experience in wireless communication & various applications. With the knowledge & valuable experience, the Company provides series of wireless connectivity solutions. The products line includes Bluetooth, NFC, Zigbee, WiFi, GPS, 2G, 4G, and the LoRaWAN™ open protocol. For more information, visit www.acsip.com.tw/index.php.

About Semtech Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms for high-end consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit www.semtech.com.

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Ronda GrechSemtech Corporation(805) 480-2193 rgrech@semtech.com

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