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Alright, so this is the place where we will share information directly with you.

Stay current on all things Smartrek. Here you will see the latest announcements and company news . Want more of a read, check out our blogs and articles., be prepared for full immersion into the world of IoT/M2M – we are eager to share our wisdom with you.

So sit back, and enjoy.

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July 15th, 2020|Announcement|

Oh boy, what an undertaking. We really didn't know what to expect when we decided to redesign our whole website. Hours turned into days, days turned into weeks, and so on. Well, its been a labour of love, and we finally made it. Designed for simplicity, ease of navigation and information worded for all to understand, all while having [...]

New additions to the Smartrek Team!

July 6th, 2020|Announcement|

Smartrek has been fortunate enough to remain open during these challenging times. We continue to service our valued customers and exploration of new collaboration opportunities. That being said, we have added three new members to the team:Vincent Dionne, has been with us since May, and is fully immersed in some hardcore coding, providing the foundation for our next-gen products.Maxime Beaudry, [...]

Smartrek Among Top Business Run by a Woman

March 8th, 2020|Announcement|

Today is International Women's Day! Women play a pivotal role at Smartrek. This has led our team to be highlighted as one of the Top Business's Run or Owned by a Women List (Palmarès d'Entreprises au Féminin) presented by Caisse de dépôt et de placement du Québec. Find out about these 75 women driving the economy: [...]

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Wireless Technology and Agriculture

January 28th, 2020|Blogs & Articles|

World Population The reality is this. According to the UN, there will be an extra 2-3 billion mouths to feed by 2050, meaning there will be nearly 10 billion people on Earth. With climate change affecting crop production by [...]

The Rise of Smart Cities

January 13th, 2020|Blogs & Articles|

What is a smart city?  The purpose of a smart city is to collect data and improve the lives of citizens and visitors. They do this with the help of IoT sensors and technology to connect different components together.  [...]

Breaking down the IoT

November 21st, 2019|Blogs & Articles|

What is IoT in simple words? According to Gartner,’’The Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of dedicated physical objects that contain embedded technology to communicate and sense or interact with their internal states or the external environment. The [...]

Dissecting the Industrial IoT

November 21st, 2019|Blogs & Articles|

What is the difference between IIoT and IoT? The Internet of Things (IoT) is a collection of interconnected physical devices that can monitor, report on, send and exchange data. This can range from cars and home appliances to [...]

The promises and pitfalls of 5G

October 4th, 2019|Blogs & Articles|

In wireless communication, radio waves travel in the electromagnetic medium. Characteristics such as Latency Bandwidth Throughput Power consumption Geographical coverage Range Complexity  Cost are dictated by the compromises and tradeoffs that we make when designing the wireless technology (choices [...]

The Future of Mesh Technology

October 4th, 2019|Blogs & Articles|

Is there really a need for mesh wireless networks? With all the wireless topologies currently in place, is there really a need for mesh wireless networks, or are the ones currently in place sufficient for the future needs of [...]

Canadian maple producers embracing IoT

April 4th, 2014|Blogs & Articles|

Maple Syrup farming, when you hear those three words, you immediately think, metal buckets and sprouts hanging from trees. The reality of it, this process is just not practical or efficient. A much more accurate representation of maple syrup [...]

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