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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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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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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Zigbee Alliance Interviews Global Product Manager of Signify

Zigbee is the ideal solution for wireless commercial building applications. Industry leaders continue to look to Zigbee for a reliable, open, and interoperable solution for smart buildings. In this interview, Peter Duine, Global Product Manager at Signify, shares his insights into the future of connected lighting, smart buildings, and the greater IoT. Duine’s decades-long experience […]

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Outstanding Membership Contributions Recognized at Annual Winter Member Meeting

Three times a year, the Zigbee Alliance hosts week-long Member Meetings across the globe to progress on initiatives face-to-face. Once a year we take the opportunity to recognize outstanding leadership, contribution, and dedication within the individuals that make up the Alliance. All Zigbee Alliance members are invited to submit nominations for our three award categories, […]

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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 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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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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How Smart Energy by the Zigbee Alliance Enables Service Providers and Consumers to Improve Consumption Habits and Save Money

    By: Joe Ballif, Product Manager at Itron | Chair of the Zigbee PRO Energy Marketing Working Group for the Zigbee Alliance Smart Energy by the Zigbee Alliance is a secure, wireless protocol designed to enable utilities to improve energy availability and reliability, and empower consumers to better understand their energy consumption habits. With over […]

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Zigbee Alliance Interviews Head of Technology of Philips Hue

  By certifying to Zigbee and connecting the humble light bulb to the Internet, the Philips Hue personal lighting system has helped usher in widespread adoption of the smart home. Hue is able to reward consumers with a friendly, easy experience as they take their first smart home steps, and encourage users to continue down […]

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Zigbee Alliance Recognizes Leadership and Dedication in Its World-Class Membership

Three times a year, the Zigbee Alliance hosts week-long Member Meetings across the globe to roll up our sleeves and make progress on initiatives face-to-face. We take this opportunity to recognize outstanding leadership, contribution, and dedication by the individuals who make up the Alliance. All Zigbee Alliance members are invited to submit nominations for our four […]

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