ZigBee Alliance and Global Market Development Center (GMDC) Retail Trade Association Announce Liaison Agreement

The ZigBee Alliance has signed a liaison agreement with GMDC, a leading general merchandise (GM), health, beauty and wellness (HBW) retail trade association with more than 600 members worldwide. GMDC will recommend the Alliance’s ZigBee 3.0 standard and its retail services components to member companies, and share the organization’s vision for transforming the shopping infrastructure […]

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ZigBee Alliance at Light + Building 2016 – Smarter, More Efficient Homes, Buildings and Lighting Systems

The ZigBee Alliance and more than 60 member companies will showcase a broad range of interoperable solutions for the home, building automation and lighting from the Light + Building show March 13-19 – Hall 9.0, Booth C89. ZigBee Alliance Leads the Way To Smarter, More Efficient Homes, Buildings and Lighting Systems at Light + Building […]

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ZigBee Alliance Names New Executive Board Members, Momentum Grows Behind New Initiatives

The Alliance names two new board leadership members as it expands its focus on key initiatives in the smart building, lighting and retail solutions markets – and also announces a certification milestone of more than 1500 products from more than 200 manufacturers. A recap about the organization’s 2016 U.S. member meeting is also highlighted: numerous […]

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ZigBee Alliance to Present at 7th Annual Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer

Mark Walters, Vice President of Strategic Development at the ZigBee Alliance, will participate as a speaker at the 2016 Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer held in Austin, Texas this week. Walters will participate in the “Interoperability, Integration and Energy Management” session on Wednesday, February 24th at 3:00pm. The interactive panel session, moderated by Tom […]

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The ZigBee Alliance at DistribuTECH 2016

The ZigBee Alliance at DistribuTECH 2016 Dozens of Member Companies Set to Show Solutions for Smart Cities WHAT:      The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of companies creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things (IoT) for use in consumer, commercial and industrial applications, is proud to have dozens of member companies participating in […]

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ZigBee Alliance Liaisons with Thread Group on IoT Solution

ZigBee Alliance Creating End-to-End IoT Product Development Solution that Brings Its Industry-Leading Applications Library to Thread Group’s IP Network Protocol News Highlights: Solution will expand the reach of the ZigBee Applications Library — the industry’s most complete for IoT device interoperability — by adding compatibility with the Thread Group’s Internet Protocol (IP) networking layer to […]

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CES Media Alert: ZigBee Alliance Pavilion Showcases Smart, IoT Solutions

Hundreds of ZigBee Alliance Members at CES Will Showcase ZigBee 3.0 and Other Solutions for a Smarter, Greener World WHAT:      Hundreds of members of The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of companies creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things (IoT) for use in consumer, commercial and industrial applications, will be at CES […]

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ZigBee 3.0 Ratification Opens Door to Smarter, Greener World Using the Internet of Things

News Highlights: ZigBee Alliance ready to help unify the IoT making it easier to build smart solutions for homes, buildings and cities. Industry rallies around new solution as EnOcean Alliance jointly announces collaboration to combine widely adopted interoperable wireless energy harvesting definitions with ZigBee 3.0. Ratification paves way for standards convergence around a newly consolidated […]

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ZigBee and EnOcean Alliances Collaborate to Combine Benefits of EnOcean Energy Harvesting Wireless with ZigBee 3.0

News Highlights: Joint development of open, global specification for energy harvesting wireless communication technology will help meet growing demand for interoperable, self-powered IoT sensor solutions. New specification will take advantage of both alliances’ expertise and standards-development leadership in energy harvesting device interoperability. Will bring together the widely adopted EnOcean Equipment profiles (EEPs) for sub-GHz networking […]

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Lowe’s Joins ZigBee Alliance as a Participant Member

Davis, Calif. – September 23, 2015 – The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of organizations creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things for use in consumer, commercial and industrial applications, today announced that home improvement company Lowe’s is the newest Participant member of the ZigBee Alliance. Launched in July 2012, Iris by […]

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SmartThings Joins ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors

SmartThings Joins ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors Davis, Calif. – August 3, 2015 – The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of organizations creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things for use in consumer, commercial and industrial applications, today announced that SmartThings is the newest member of the ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors, joining the […]

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Mark Walters Named New Vice President of Strategic Development for ZigBee Alliance

Mark Walters Named New Vice President of Strategic Development for ZigBee Alliance Working to grow adoption and awareness of ZigBee standards   Davis, Calif. – May 11, 2015 – The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of organizations creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things (IoT) for use in consumer, commercial and industrial […]

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ZIGBEE ALLIANCE PRESS RELEASE: ZigBee Alliance and Thread Group Collaborate to Aid Development of Connected Home Products

ZigBee Alliance and Thread Group Collaborate to Aid Development of Connected Home Products Agreement Opens Doors for ZigBee Cluster Library Application Protocol to Run On Thread Networks  SAN RAMON, Calif. – Apr. 2, 2015 – The ZigBee Alliance (www.ZigBee.org) and the Thread Group (www.threadgroup.org) today announced they are collaborating to enable the ZigBee Cluster Library to run over Thread networks. […]

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ZIGBEE PRESS RELEASE: Wulian Joins ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors

Wulian Joins ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors Leading Chinese Company Joins ZigBee Board to Promote the Internet of Things around the World San Ramon, Calif. – March 10, 2015 – The ZigBee Alliance, a non-profit association of organizations creating open, global standards that define the Internet of Things for use in consumer, commercial and industrial […]

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