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WaziHub: Empowering Open Source and Affordable IoT Technologies in Africa

Banini Prince; Crave Servane; Diop Babacar; Dupont Corentin; Eskandari Mojitaba; Mutesi Irene; Pham Congduc; Rahim Abdur; Sokeng Wilma

Botto Francesco; Dupont Corentin; Rahim Abdur

The book is shaped like a magazine and describes the Waziup IoT technologies adopted within the WaziHub project in order to foster autonomous innovation in several sectors (startups, tech hubs, farmers, industries, institutions) of the African continent.

Foreword | p.5

50 IoT applications in Africa | p. 7

Dossier: IoT technology for Africa | p. 11   

  • Fast prototyping with Waziup p. 12
  • LoRa and LoRaWAN: enabling startups in Africa p. 13
  • Edge computing IoT gateway | p. 15
  • Create your own apps and great visualizations p. 16
  • Exclusive preview: new Waziup IoT hardware | p. 18

Dossier: Waziup IoT deployments p. 21

  • Waziup in Ghana: the Kumasi Hive tech hub | p. 22
  • The Waziup Smart Village  p. 24
  • Focus on our champion… Pregcare! p. 28
  • Focus on our champion… AgriTechs! p. 30

Dossier: IoT in Africa: future directions | p. 35

  • LoRa by satellite: the next frontier p. 36
  • Edge AI: Artificial Intelligence brought closer to you p. 38
  • IoT infrastructure and solutions for tomorrow p. 40
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