How to Control LTE with the Nordic nRF9160 and Golioth

Originally published at: How to Control LTE with the Nordic nRF9160 and Golioth - Golioth

Here’s how to control the nRF9160 cellular modem, and what to do about your connection to Golioth when the modem is turned off. When building cellular IoT devices, the modem is often the most costly component in terms of power budget. Connecting to an LTE network also takes time. In both cases, manual control of the LTE connection means you make all the decision on when and how the radio is used.