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Today LORIOT announced to have closed a partnership with Sensoterra, enabling both parties to prosper from the newly-available and respective pieces of the IoT stack.

Houten, The Netherlands; Zurich, SwitzerlandSensoterra and LORIOT announce a new partnership to drive smart water in agriculture and landscaping irrigation monitoring offering seamless integration of their respective solutions.

As a company that focuses on deploying, making IoT accessible to everyone, and contributing to the IoT disruption of every sector, LORIOT’s aim is to achieve this ambitious goal by partnering with other players in the field and leveraging its unique positioning as both a software provider and network operator.

The Dutch-based company develops wireless soil moisture sensors to enable water management platforms and solutions.

LORIOT’s Network Servers are now compatible with Sensoterra, enabling the IoT transition for smart water management through their soil moisture sensors.


René Voogt, CCO and Co-CEO at Sensoterra:

“We work to enable water management solutions. Our goal is to help users better understand water behavior in soils. To manage water, you first have to measure it. With Sensoterra sensors, water management is made easy with real-time soil moisture data, which is built to integrate into existing water management platforms. With this partnership, we’re thrilled to provide out-of-the-box connectivity for all LORIOT networks, globally. Together, we can bring smart water data to the global market.”

Julian Studer, CEO, and Founder of LORIOT:

“Since its inception, our company has focused all efforts on the LoRaWAN technology with the aim of delivering the best possible solution to our customers, large and small companies operating in different countries. Through this partnership, we can clearly see how our network servers, through the LoRaWAN technology, have the potential to accommodate the clientele of Sensoterra too. We are excited to be providing this end-to-end solution together, combining our forces, and expanding our shared influence.”

With applications in smart cities, urban green and nature-based solutions, landscaping, and agricultural applications, the partnership will enable the integration and deployment of the Sensoterra sensors on the LORIOT LoRaWAN Network Servers, quickly and globally.



LORIOT is a global IoT company providing long-range infrastructure for the Internet of Things.

The core product is software for scalable, distributed, resilient, and secure operation of long-range networks and end-to-end applications that dramatically reduces costs and time to market for the end users.

LORIOT offers the network infrastructure to set up, operate and maintain a radio network, integrate sensors, and communicate with them over a secure and reliable connection.

Already operating in over 150 countries worldwide, LORIOT is one of the leading LPWAN network solution providers.

About Sensoterra

Sensoterra provides data-driven solutions for optimizing land and freshwater resources for smart resilient cities, water and drought management, and agriculture/horticulture.

The easy-to-install, rugged and long-lasting soil moisture sensors offer real-time soil moisture readings optimal for data integration.

Based in Utrecht, Sensoterra’s aim is to improve water management with integrated soil moisture data.

Operating in 30+ countries, soil moisture sensors generate over 60 million global data points, optimized for integration.

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About Sensoterra

Sensoterra develops low-cost, simple, and robust wireless soil moisture sensors, providing actionable insights that enable water management platforms and solutions. Our sensors are built to integrate into any platform with our unique ‘API first’ philosophy – offering freedom and flexibility for data integration.  It is our mission to enable water management platforms and solutions worldwide. We help by ‘Making Sense of Water’. We produce simple, robust, and low-cost wireless soil moisture sensors that are easy to deploy and built to integrate. With proven success in the applications of smart city landscaping, environmental monitoring, and precision agriculture, the Sensoterra solution integrates seamlessly in existing water and land management platforms.

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Contact for more information, pictures and/or interview requests:
Jessica Nuboer
Marketing & Communications
Email: [email protected]