Nikolay Milovanov

Nikolay is a network freak and lazy software nerd ☺ He has a PhD from NBU in “IPv4 to IPv6 network transformation” and a specialization in Architectures for Software systems from Carnegie Mellon University. Through the years Nikolay has worked for many companies like Globul, D-Telecom, SevOne, Comptel, Nokia, Deloitte, BMW. In ThingsLog Nikolay is acting as a product owner and CEO.

LoRa network distributed network logging and monitoring

Day 2 - 11th Dec 15:00-15:50 Hall 3.2 #J2D Novice Advanced

LoRa is an LPWAN radio technology that works in ISM radio spectrum. The spectrum is free for use but still regulated and each user has to follow certain rules.

In this talk Nikolay will present an independent solution for distributed IoT LoRa network monitoring and logging. The solution reveals the top talkers in certain area and provides a good idea of the state of the LoRa radio spectrum. Finally a live demo will be done based on real data feeds from Sofia, Bulgaria.

Introduction to LoRa and LPWAN

Day 2 - 11th Dec 14:00-14:50 Hall 3.2 #J2D Novice Novice

LoRa is a radio technology for sending short data messages over long distances with minimal energy consumption. In this talk Nikolay will do a short introduction to LoRa chirp modulation, LPWAN and LoRaWAN protocol, deployment options, network operator types and best practices.