IoT Sensor network

Gateway Setup

PF Franklin recommended Lora Gateway is the MIKROTIK WAP LORA9 & MIKROTIK LORA OMNI ANTENNA KIT.

This is a robust and economical setup that can service thousands of sensors up to 80km.

To configure, using an ethernet cable plug the gateway into an internet enabled router and navigate to the http://192.178.88.1, then under the LoRa tab, set the following:

  1. Setup the Server endpoint
Gateway server endpoint

2. Configure the router

Gateway configuration

The gateway also needs to be added to the Things Network. Create a profile on the website first, then add a gateway with the following configuration: