Getting started

Getting started

Our core components are used by a broad range of users. From IT companies creating IoT apps to network operators.

Please find below the ways to get started and let us know how we can help.

Building a use case

Building
a use case

Routing data is what we love to do and what we are good at. From a single connected cow to a network of ten thousand temperature sensors - we can do it all. Our services are fully compliant with LoRaWAN, scalable, flexible, secure and integrate with all major cloud platforms.

1. The Things Network Developer Kit

Find out if our technology is really what you are looking for. The good news is you do not need a large investment to explore what we have to offer. Get started with our development devices and create a prototype in 24 hours.

  • Includes a fully compliant LoRaWAN gateway
  • The Things Network Server available through the community network
  • Easy to understand documentation and resources

Price: $500 + 24 hours of Research & Development Work

2. Proof of concept

On deciding the services based on the requirement, you can take the next step to make a proof of concept. By running The Things Network Server including the add-ons in the Professional Pack, you can easily manage and build your use case.

  • Run your network and use case in a dedicated and controlled environment with The Things Industries' Professional Pack
  • Build an IoT app you can show and run at your customer
  • Leverage the large LoRaWAN ecosystem of standard products

Price: 100 nodes + 200 hours Research & Development Work

3. Scale

Once your application starts generating value, its time to scale up.

  • Package and productize your project
  • Join the LoRaWAN ecosystem with your default solution
  • Use The Things Industries' Enterprise Pack pack to manage your solution

Price: Proof of Concept + Enterprise Pack

As IT integrator

As IT integrator

As an IT integrator you understand your customer the best. We are here to help you out with the hard bits of LoRaWAN. We offer easy SDKs, a management platform, great APIs and good documentation for you to focus on your apps instead on the technology.

1. The Things Network prototyping devices

First find out if our technology is really what you are looking for. The good news is you do not need to make large investemnts to explore what we have to offer. Get started with our development devices and create a prototype in 24 hours.

  • Inlcudes a fully compliant LoRaWAN gateway
  • The Things Network Server available through the community network
  • All the documentation you need in a very developer friendly way

~500 dollar + 24 hours = prototype

2. Proof of concept

Once you have decided what we have to offer is what you need. You can make the step to make a proof of concept. By running The Things Network Server yourself including our proffesional add-ons, the Professional Pack, you can easily manage and build your use case.

  • Run your network and use case in a dedicated and controlled environment with The Things Industries' Professional Pack
  • Build an IoT app you can show and run at your customer
  • Leverage the large LoRaWAN ecosystem of standard products

~100 nodes + 200 hours Research & Development = Proof of Concept

3. Scale

You have proofed your application work and is generating value for you or your customer. Time to productize the idea.

  • Package and productize your project
  • Join the LoRaWAN ecosystem with your default solution
  • Use The Things Industries' entprise Enterprise Pack pack to manage your solution and network across multiple customers.

~POC + Enterprise Pack = scalable product

As network operator

As network operator

Our product is currently supporting 10,000s devices with more than a 1000 gateways over 80 countries running on 7 datacenters as one instance. This powerfull distributed and decentralized architecture is ready to roll for your carrier network. As the architecture consists of micro services integrating it in your existing billing and CRM systems is very easy.

1. Proof of concept

Once you have decided what we have to offer is what you need. You can make the step to make a proof of concept. By running The Things Network Server yourself including our proffesional add-ons, the Professional Pack, you can easily manage and build your use case.

  • Run your network and use case in a dedicated and controlled environment with The Things Industries' Professional Pack
  • Build an IoT app you can show and run at your customer
  • Leverage the large LoRaWAN ecosystem of standard products

~100 nodes + 200 hours Research & Development = Proof of Concept

2. Scale

You have proofed your application work and is generating value for you or your customer. Time to productize the idea.

  • Package and productize your project
  • Join the LoRaWAN ecosystem with your default solution
  • Use The Things Industries' entprise Enterprise Pack pack to manage your solution and network across multiple customers.

~POC + Enterprise Pack = scalable product