Transmission Technologies Comparison for IoT Communications in Smart-Cities

  title={Transmission Technologies Comparison for IoT Communications in Smart-Cities},
  author={Jes{\'u}s S{\'a}nchez G{\'o}mez and Ramon Sanchez-Iborra and Antonio F. G{\'o}mez-Skarmeta},
  journal={GLOBECOM 2017 - 2017 IEEE Global Communications Conference},
The emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) paradigm is boosting a great amount of new applications unimaginable short time ago. However, typical smart-city scenarios pose serious difficulties for providing connectivity to end- devices. Thus, a novel transmission technology, known as LP-WAN (Long Range - Wide Area Network), has attracted great attention during the last times due to its long-range transmission capabilities while preserving the end-device's energy consumption. This proposal is… 

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