Science Foundation Ireland

Pervasive Nation User Group

The Pervasive Nation Users’ Group (PNUG) will meet on 7 December 2018 (9.30am – 1pm), at Maynooth University (Engineering Building, Room EE2.08).

The session will provide an opportunity to get a full hands-on experience of the Pervasive Nation platform, connect devices to the network, and integrate your own data management system to Pervasive Natio. It will also be an opportunity to get first-hand experience of the latest sensor development platforms being developed by CONNECT researchers. The session on 7 December will include:

  • Intro on Lora/LoRaWAN and the latest updates from the LoRa Alliance (the non-profit body driving the development and standardisation of the LoRaWAN protocol).
  • An overview of the Pervasive Nation platform and how it is deployed, including the Pervasive Nation roadmap and the latest features.
  • Hands-on walk-through of bringing devices onto and off a tenant on the network (e.g., and the various ways of accessing data.
  • Hands-on session: hardware and software with a full LoRa/LoRaWAN sensor development environment based around the Pervasive Nation reference design. Session Requirements: Please bring your laptop, ensuring that you have the following:
    • Running Linux/Mac/Windows
    • Chrome or Firefox web browsers

Audience: Masters’, PhD students and post-docs in all aspects of IoT and Wide Area Networks and all researchers interested in using wireless sensing to gather data.

Location: Engineering Building, Room EE2.08
Registration: Please confirm attendance to before 7 December.

Pervasive Nation is Ireland’s Internet of Things testbed operated by CONNECT, the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks headquartered at Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin. Please visit for further details

CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.

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