Sigfox Canada is now Skylink IoT Solutions!

Prior to using API endpoints you have to create an API access and retrieve its credentials.

Step-by-step guide

  1. Go to the Group tab.
  2. Navigate to your group and click on its name.
  3. In the left panel menu click on API access.
  4. In the upper right corner click on New.
  5. Specify a name for your API access.

    Informative field

    This is an informative field that might, for instance, help you identify the applications using the credentials)

  6. Choose a timezone (see below for more information).

    API endpoints may return Epoch or human readable time. Please be aware that this timezone setting only affects human readable format time

    Example: “Error status events sent for a list of devices” endpoint

    No message is received since 3PM GMT and your time zone is set to Japan, the API will return a human readable time set to 7AM.

  7. Grant a role to your API access (see below for more information).

    API access rights

    Upon API access creation you will have to grant it rights. In a sense one could consider an API access rights as a user.

    User roles are described in the following article: Backend user roles

Sigfox Canada is now Skylink IoT Solutions

Why did we rebrand?

We are expanding our technology offering to better meet the needs of our customers. We will remain the exclusive provider of Sigfox technology in Canada and now will offer other connectivity solutions to ensure we meet all the needs of our customers.  

In many instances, customers are looking for multiple IoT solutions so by expanding our technology offering we can provide complimentary connectivity solutions including, Cellular, WiFi, Bluetooth, and even other LPWAN technologies. We are focused on being the best solution provider for our customers.

How will our customers be impacted?

This is great news for our customers in Canada and the U.S. as you will have more connectivity options to best meet your business IoT requirements, and we will work closely with you to find the right solution.