Catch Up with the Zigbee Member Group China: Summer 2019 Activities

Leading companies in the Zigbee Member Group China have been making waves in interoperability and education this summer. Member firms have been working at a break-neck speed, leading several developer forums, industry tradeshows and a national undergraduate IoT design contest, capped by the grand opening of a new Zigbee Alliance interoperability demonstration center in Shanghai. […]

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Zigbee Alliance Adds Another Well-Regarded Lab to Its Existing Roster of Accredited Independent Test Service Providers

DEKRA Now Supports Zigbee Certification Programs as the IoT Market Continues to Flourish as Reliable Connections are Facilitated Worldwide DAVIS, California – September 12, 2019 – The Zigbee Alliance, an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that DEKRA now provides Zigbee […]

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More comfort in smart buildings: ubisys relies on new, self-powered EnOcean switch module for Zigbee 3.0

ubisys has integrated the latest generation of EnOcean’s self-powered switch module for Zigbee Green Power in its platform for home and building automation. This solution allows implementing a variety of convenient controls in residential and commercial buildings. Oberhaching/Düsseldorf –August 21, 2019 – ubisys, an infrastructure provider for building automation and a leading supplier of Zigbee […]

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Zigbee Certified Products Surpass 3,000

  Zigbee Alliance’s global membership continues to expand an open and interoperable IoT DAVIS, California – August 16, 2019 – The Zigbee Alliance, an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced there are now more than 3,000 Zigbee Certified products and Zigbee […]

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Zigbee Alliance Announces New Options for U.S. Certification Testing Services

Zigbee Alliance expands its network of Zigbee certification labs with the addition of Element’s Irvine, California office DAVIS, California – June 18, 2019 – The Zigbee Alliance, an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that Element Materials Technology (Element), one of […]

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Alliance Appearances Q2 2019

Executive Appearances PCBC, LIGHTFAIR, Parks CONNECTIONS, IoT World, AI+IoT Business Conference The Zigbee Alliance visited multiple events over the past few months. Here’s a list of the most recent events we’ve been to and links to download the respective presentation. PCBC, May 25th-28th, 2019  Our President & CEO, Tobin Richardson was invited to moderate an interesting forum on […]

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The Zigbee Alliance Announces the ‘All Hubs Initiative’ Driven by Leading Ecosystems to Strengthen Interoperability, Reliability, and Security Across the IoT

LEADING TECH BRANDS COME TOGETHER WITHIN THE ZIGBEE ALLIANCE TO MAKE ZIGBEE THE BEST PATH FOR INDUSTRY-WIDE SMART HOME INTEROPERABILITY   DAVIS, California – May 29, 2019 – The Zigbee Alliance today publicly announced a major ongoing initiative to make smart home and IoT products easier to develop, deploy, and sell across ecosystems. The “All […]

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Meet Tuya: New Zigbee Alliance Member

Introducing Tuya to the Zigbee Alliance This past winter, the Zigbee Alliance welcomed Tuya Smart, one of the world’s leading IoT platform and service providers, as a Participant-level member to drive interoperability and accelerate the adoption of Zigbee technology. About Tuya Tuya is a global AI+IoT developer and a leading voice-driven artificial intelligence (AI) interactive […]

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Two Zigbee Projects Take Home Major Awards at China National Undergraduate IoT Design Contest

  This year marks the fourth year that the Zigbee Alliance Member Group China (ZMGC) sponsored the 2018 TIIC-National Undergraduate IoT Design Contest, which took place last month at Wuxi Taihu Lake Expo Center in Jiangsu, China. In addition to the consistent support from long-term co-organizer and Zigbee Alliance member, Texas Instruments, the event was […]

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Step-by-Step Guide: Getting Started with Zigbee

By: Doug Alguire, Director of Customer Success, MMB Networks My work at MMB Networks over the past 7 years has exposed me to countless engineers and Product Managers that are completely new to Zigbee. I have had the pleasure of working with customers ranging from major consumer brands to innovative startups on projects in markets […]

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Unlocking New Market Opportunities: A Fast Track to Certification

The Zigbee Alliance’s new Certification Transfer Program creates new markets for Alliance members, and an easy path to build and grow IoT ecosystems.    By: Daniel Moneta, CMO & VP Corporate Development, MMB Networks // Board Member and Marketing Working Group Chair, Zigbee Alliance Earlier this year, the Zigbee Alliance launched the Certification Transfer Program. […]

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Zigbee Alliance Introduces Certification Transfer Program to Accelerate Growth of the Internet of Things

    AS MAJOR ECOSYSTEM PLAYERS CONTINUE TO CHOOSE ZIGBEE ALLIANCE STANDARDS FOR PROMINENT SMART HOME HUBS AND DEVICES, ALLIANCE ACCELERATES ECOSYSTEM GROWTH WITH PRODUCT CERTIFICATION TRANSFERS BETWEEN MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS Davis, California – August 15, 2018 – The Zigbee Alliance, an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for […]

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Zigbee Leads the Wireless Mesh Sensor Network Market

By: Mareca Hatler, Director of Research, ON World ON World has been covering Zigbee and IEEE 802.15.4 for the last fifteen years.  In the first few years, we were tracking Zigbee chipset numbers in the thousands a month.  Today, there are millions of Zigbee chips sold monthly.  In fact, wireless mesh sensor network standards such […]

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Analysts Confirm Half a Billion Zigbee Chipsets Sold, Igniting IoT Innovation; Figures to Reach 3.8 Billion by 2023

  802.15.4 MESH NETWORKS DOMINATE CONNECTIVITY IN THE IOT WITH ZIGBEE ALLIANCE STANDARDS FORECASTED TO BE IN 85% OF UNITS SHIPPED OVER THE NEXT FIVE YEARS Davis, Calif — August 7, 2018 —The Zigbee Alliance, an organization of hundreds of companies creating, maintaining, and delivering open, global standards for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced […]

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Reach and Delight More Customers with Your Zigbee Certified Devices and Amazon Alexa

By: Brian Crum, Senior Product Manager, Amazon  Alexa is Amazon’s voice service and the brain behind tens of millions of devices. These include Amazon devices like the Echo, Echo Plus, Echo Show, and Echo Spot, as well as a growing list of third-party devices with Alexa built-in, like the Sonos One. Customers have already connected tens of millions of smart […]

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