Kerlink licenses Low-Power IoT Reference Design solution to Kaertech, a leading provider of connected objects  

Feb. 1, 2019

Combining expertise in electrical, mechanical and software engineering with its broad experience in system architecture and product definition, Kaertech helps start-ups, SMEs and large corporations in the telecommunications, electronics, consumer electronic goods, and industrial-products sectors design innovative connected devices and services.

Kerlink LPIoT Reference Design gives designers, software developers, architects and operation engineers step-by-step directions for quickly conceiving and producing IoT connected end-devices that deliver high performance, low energy consumption and optimized radio performance. It is continuously updated with the latest specifications and standards.

“Kerlink’s LPIoT Reference Design solution accelerates time to market from concept to finished product by eliminating months of product-development time, and can cut overall R&D costs by up to 30 percent,” said Matthieu Delporte, Kaertech general manager and CFO. “It is a logical and strategic addition to Kaertech’s suite of services for companies around the world that are deploying LoRaWANTM networks for rapid, reliable and energy-efficient IoT connectivity.”

“Kerlink’s reference design solution is a complete package of hardware, software, tools and recommendations – design and components – to prototype and produce cost-efficient final products in a very short time to market,” said Didier Larrieu, vice president – Kerlink Advanced Services Business Unit. “Pairing it with Kaertech’s offerings gives large and small companies the means to quickly and reliably deploy the customized LoRaWAN applications they require.”


Kaertech is based in Hong Kong and has offices in Paris and New York and a manufacturing site in Manila. It is part of the Baracoda Group.

“As a globally recognized maker of connected objects, Kaertech provides full turnkey services with state-of-the-art product design and advanced manufacturing services. Kerlink’s reference design system supports our objective to provide customers with an all-inclusive solution that offers R&D engineering and manufacturing services for telecommunication products, multi-media tools, electronic modules, consumer electronic goods, household appliances and industrial products.”

Michael Bouffaut, Kaertech CEO.