Digita

Digita Finland logo

Country

Company Name

Digita Oy

Ownership Type

Privately Held

IoT Technology

Company Overview

Digita is a wireless network operator providing broadcast and IoT services in Finland. The company was founded in 1998 as a subsidiary of French TDF S.A.S., and acquired in 2012 by Australian firm First State Investments. Digital Colony, a joint venture between Digital Bridge Holdings and Colony NorthStar, acquired the company from First State Investments in April 2018.

Digita launched a 450 MHz Flash-OFDM network in 2007, covering 98% of the Finnish population with wireless broadband until its sale to Datame Oy in 2011.

The company launched a LPWA IoT network using the LoRa standard in September 2016 by deploying Actility ThingPark Wireless. The Digita LoRa network uses the 868 MHz ISM band.

IoT Network - LoRa
Technology Status Active
Band Launch Date

News & Developments

BOCA RATON, Fla. and HELSINKI, Finland, April 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Colony, a global investment firm focused on enabling the next generation of mobile and internet infrastructure, today announced that a Digital Colony affiliate has entered into a binding agreement to acquire 100 percent of the capital in Digita Oy ("Digita") from First State Investments ("First State").

PARIS, Aug. 31, 2016 -- Actility, the industry leader in Low Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN), and Digita, the Finnish broadcast network operator, are teaming up to take the next step towards a fully-connected Finland by rolling out a LoRa network.