Welcome to the LoRa Developer Portal, a place to learn, connect, collaborate and find resources to help accelerate your development process.

Enroll in LoRaWAN Academy™

Semtech’s LoRaWAN Academy is a great place to learn how the revolutionary LoRa® radio modulation works, explore the types of LoRa devices, and test your knowledge of the LoRaWAN® protocol. The LoRaWAN Academy covers all this and more. Enroll today!

Find the Right Partner

Looking for a partner to help you create and deploy your solution? Need hardware or services to make your solution a success? Want to promote your own solutions? Check out the Semtech LoRa based products and services catalog.

Developing LoRaWAN-Based Devices

When developing devices for a LoRaWAN®-based network, check out  this book of best practices. Within, you'll find technical recommendations covering everything from provisioning and testing devices to managing them.



In the Guides section of the Library, you will find all manner of user guides, including how to use a LoRa® MAC stack, how to select a frequency and channel, how to install gateways, and how to set up a smart building.

Knowledge Base


Having a problem with your solution development, or  deployment? Describe your issue and post your questions in the forum. Here, you can get answers and advice from experts to aid in your solution development and deployment.

Tech Journal

Technical Journal 

 Here you will find a variety of articles highlighting industry news of interest to the LoRa Developer ecosystem, with new articles added regularly. This is a place where you can shape the content. What topics would you like to see Let us know.

Case Studies

Interested in what you can do with LoRa® or how LoRaWAN® enables the Internet of Things (IoT)? Learn how LoRa is connecting and revolutionizing the world, from farms and food to real-world smart cities.