Delivering on the Open IoT as Zigbee Reaches 2,200 Certifications Milestone

By: Victor Berrios, Vice President of Technology, the Zigbee Alliance I am extremely proud to announce that the Zigbee Alliance has now surpassed 2,200 Zigbee Certified implementations. That’s over 2,200 Zigbee products and Zigbee Compliant Platforms from members across the globe contributing toward a more connected, interoperable world. Standards bodies love to talk about certifications […]

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Zigbee Smart Energy Flexing for Functionality with Zigbee PRO 2017 & Dual-Band Operation

A Two-Step Process to Advance Two Technologies When the Zigbee Alliance released dual-band frequency operation in Zigbee PRO 2017, we never planned for it to be as simple as launching a new technology and calling it a day. Introducing simultaneous operation on sub-GHz and 2.4 GHz bands revolutionized Zigbee’s technology capabilities in areas where sub-GHz […]

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The Zigbee Alliance Introduces First Multi-Band IoT Mesh Network Technology for Massive IoT Deployments

Bulletin – News Update June 21, 2017 Zigbee PRO wireless network specification now simultaneously supports both sub-GHz and 2.4 GHz frequency bands for IoT design flexibility and connectivity The Zigbee Alliance Introduces First Multi-Band IoT Mesh Network Technology for Massive IoT Deployments Davis, Calif. – June 21, 2017 – The Zigbee Alliance, an association of […]

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Global Lighting and IoT Leader LEEDARSON Sponsors Zigbee Alliance Member Meeting; Prepares for Upcoming IoT Summit

Bulletin – News Update June 14, 2017 Global Lighting and IoT Leader LEEDARSON Sponsors Zigbee Alliance Member Meeting; Prepares for Upcoming IoT Summit Xiamen, China – June 14, 2017 – The Zigbee Alliance this week is holding its Summer Member Meeting at the Conrad Xiamen Hotel in Xiamen, China. Alliance Board Member LEEDARSON is the […]

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Compatible with All Power Distribution Systems: Wulian’s Smart Switch Awarded the CB Certificate from TÜV Rheinland

For Immediate Release: Compatible with All Power Distribution Systems: Wulian’s Smart Switch Awarded the CB Certificate from TÜV Rheinland Greater China – [24 May, 2017] – TÜV Rheinland Group awarded a CB Certificate to the new smart switch, “L/L+N wiring self-adaptive lighting control switch,” developed by Wulian Co., Ltd. By receiving this certificate, Wulian’s smart switch is […]

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VOLANSYS Joins the zigbee® alliance; Fosters Growth of IoT Ecosystem with HomeBridge and Modular IoT Gateway

For Immediate Release: VOLANSYS Joins the zigbee® alliance; Fosters Growth of IoT Ecosystem with HomeBridge and Modular IoT Gateway Santa Clara, Calif. and Ahmedabad, India – [12 May, 2017] – VOLANSYS, a “One-Stop Solution Enabler,” has joined zigbee® alliance to expand its position within zigbee® ecosystem. VOLANSYS enables OEMs and device manufacturers to implement connected products […]

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New 12V Wireless Dimming Control for LED Drivers

For Immediate Release: New 12V Wireless Dimming Control for LED Drivers From Thomas Research Products ELGIN, ILLINOIS April 25, 2017— Thomas Research Products has introduced new low voltage versions of its TCM Modules for LED drivers. The 12V modules provide OEMs a wireless dimming control option. Thomas Research Products manufactures complete LED power and control […]

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The Path to Dotdot Starts with Zigbee

When the Zigbee Alliance announced Dotdot, the universal language of the IoT, it generated a lot of excitement. And for good reason — Dotdot brings the mature application object model at the heart of Zigbee to new networks and markets. But good product managers know that even the most exciting market opportunities take time to […]

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JupiterMesh™ Holds 5th Successful Interoperability Test Event

Bulletin – News Update March 23, 2017 JupiterMesh™ Holds 5th Successful Interoperability Test Event Another successful event in a series of jJupiterMesh interoperability activities was held in late February 2017. The event was conducted by international, industry-leading IoT experts and technology stakeholders, and included testing of the physical radio layer, the Media Access layer and […]

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Zigbee Now Supports Even More Certifiable Device Types

Zigbee Now Supports Even More Certifiable Device Types By Musa Unmehopa, Zigbee Alliance Vice Chairman of the Board, and Senior Director Standards & Regulations, Philips Lighting Momentum continues to build behind Zigbee as the universal IoT language for interoperable device-to-device communication. In addition to last year’s announcement about the first 20 Zigbee Certified platforms (the […]

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Apple HomeKit-enabled ubisys ZigBee Gateway Displayed at CES 2017

Technology Preview: Apple HomeKit-enabled ubisys ZigBee Gateway Displayed at CES Düsseldorf/Germany and Las Vegas, Nevada/USA, January 6, 2017 — At CES in Las Vegas, ubisys technologies GmbH is showing its Apple HomeKit integration for ZigBee networks. “We’re showing a slightly modified ubisys G1 acting as bridge between a ZigBee network and Apple HomeKit at this […]

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