[rfc-dist] RFC 8376 on Low-Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) Overview

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        RFC 8376

        Title:      Low-Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) Overview 
        Author:     S. Farrell, Ed.
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       May 2018
        Mailbox:    stephen.farrell at cs.tcd.ie
        Pages:      43
        Characters: 101594
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lpwan-overview-10.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8376

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8376

Low-Power Wide Area Networks (LPWANs) are wireless technologies with
characteristics such as large coverage areas, low bandwidth, possibly
very small packet and application-layer data sizes, and long battery
life operation.  This memo is an informational overview of the set of
LPWAN technologies being considered in the IETF and of the gaps that
exist between the needs of those technologies and the goal of running

This document is a product of the IPv6 over Low Power Wide-Area Networks Working Group of the IETF.

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