Cultivating the Future with Kognitive Networks

As agricultural operations increasingly rely on analytics and real-time digital controls, Kognitive Networks steps in to Connect these remote sites using the latest in 5G and satellite technologies. The inherently remote nature of agriculture production presents an ideal opportunity to combine 5G and new satellite technologies, such as SpaceX Starlink, to keep remote sites connected. Kognitive Networks provides comprehensive networking solutions tailored to meet these needs, ensuring rapid deployment of secure connectivity designed for modern agriculture, with the agility to evolve alongside the dynamic demands of today's agricultural professionals.

The Challenge: Streamlining Connectivity in Agriculture Technology

In AgTech, secure and reliable connectivity is pivotal for operational efficiency and real-time data analytics, overcoming the challenges of remote locations. However, the inherent challenge lies in the diverse and often remote locations of agricultural operations, where traditional connectivity solutions fall short. These challenges include:

  • Remote Operations: Many agricultural sites are in locations with limited access to traditional internet services. This necessitates on-site technical expertise for operating and troubleshooting complex equipment, delaying sensitive timelines.
  • Operational Efficiency: The integration of Operational Technology (OT) devices, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and data collection systems requires a robust and secure network to manage vast amounts of data and data collection effectively across diverse sites.
  • Real-Time Data Collection and Connectivity: For precision farming, real-time data on soil moisture, weather conditions, crop health, and equipment functionality are crucial for timely decisions, and connections must be robust and reliable to enable quick reactions.

The Kognitive Edge: An Innovative Platform That Is Simple to Use

The Kognitive Edge platform emerges as a game-changer for the AgTech industry, offering a comprehensive solution to connect and secure the digital backbone of modern farming. Leveraging the strengths of cloud management, secure remote access, and ultra-reliable bandwidth bonding, the Kognitive Edge offers a tailored approach to meet the unique connectivity demands of agricultural technology.

  1. High-Speed Connectivity Everywhere: Through EdgeOS and the SPORT Cloud Service Portal, Kognitive Networks ensures high-speed internet access, managing the connectivity needs of even the most remote agricultural operations securely. This enables the deployment of IoT devices and sensors with real-time management and monitoring for reliable data collection.
  2. Secure Data Transmission: The Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) implementation runs 24/7 and ensures that all data transmitted across the network is secure, keeping data transfers private and networks safe from intrusion.
  3. Scalable Solutions for AgTech Growth: The Kognitive Edge platform scales efficiently with AgTech growth, supporting the rapid evolution of agricultural technology with Secure and Connected solutions. With available turnkey hardware and a deep software-driven approach, incorporating new technologies and adapting to evolving network infrastructure can be supported without extensive overhauls.
  4. Optimized for Wireless, ready for IoT and Remote Management: Remote Access via Konnect™ simplifies operations, specifically designed to allow Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) direct access to end devices. Easy to integrate machinery with OT and IoT data, Konnect™ facilitates access with shareable links to specific ports on networked devices. From drone technology to automated irrigation systems, all connected systems are online and accessible.
  5. Tailored Data Management and Usage Controls: Utilizing the innovative Quota Kontrol™, coupled with bandwidth management and data filtering solutions, enables AgTech companies to prioritize essential operations, like operational alarms and control signals, thus ensuring efficient and cost-effective bandwidth allocation. Secondary operations like data backup and employee access can be filtered for content and scheduled with lower priority.


Step into Secure Connectivity—Right Away

  • Security: Implementing robust firewall settings, filtering capabilities, and authenticated access ensures the integrity and safety of network operations, perfect for multi-user accounts across diverse sites that are characteristic of agricultural settings.
  • Visibility: Real-time insights into WAN status and usage empower AgTech firms with the information needed to make informed decisions about their connectivity and data management strategies.
  • Connectivity: Features like remote access to operational data and cost-efficient connectivity solutions support the seamless operation of IoT devices and critical agricultural technologies, fostering a more connected and efficient agricultural ecosystem.

The Kognitive Networks Advantage

With Kognitive Networks, agricultural technology companies can overcome the traditional barriers to connectivity and data management. Our technology not only ensures uninterrupted internet access across vast agricultural lands but also provides the security and scalability needed to embrace the future of farming confidently.

Growing Together with AgTech

Kognitive Networks is committed to empowering the AgTech sector with the connectivity solutions it needs to thrive. As we look to the future, we remain dedicated to innovating and adapting our offerings to support the growth and success of our partners, ensuring that together we can cultivate a more efficient, sustainable, and productive agricultural industry.