We came across an important statement from the LoRa Alliance, which will make it much more useful
in rural areas and allow to increase the coverage:
LoRa Alliance® Announces New Relay Feature that Extends LoRaWAN® Coverage for Metering, Utilities, Smart Cities and Industrial Applications
Have a look at an article of FutureIOT, which describes the consequences and new possibilities which arise from this:
Relay feature extends LoRaWAN coverage for metering, utilities, smart cities and industrial applications
As you already know – IoT bring new opportunities for all industries. And this new feature makes it even easier!