Meet San Juan Software at CES in Las Vegas January 6-8
SPEAKER: ZigBee Alliance President and CEO – Tobin Richardson – will be part of “The Internet of Things: Mitigating Risks and Harnessing Potential” panel on Friday, January 8th from 11:30am – 12:30pm (LVCC North Hall, Room N258).
200 Million Smart Home Safety and Security Devices by 2020
“Cloud-based open platforms are disrupting and creating new opportunities for smart home services,” said Mareca Hatler ON World’s research director. “Consumers are demanding greater choices as well as lower costs and smart home service providers are responding through strategic alliances and open source initiatives.”
ON World’s recently completed survey with 1,000 U.S. adults found that 30% are likely to adopt a smart home system within three years. Over half would like to have at least two integrated smart home applications and 60% of these would like three or more integrated applications. For half the respondents, safety and security is the primary reason they would adopt a smart home system. Read More
IoT and the Smart Home Forum: October 23rd in Nanjing China
The IoT and the Smart Home forum, hosted by the ZigBee Alliance and Wulian, will feature 10 presentations on topics ranging from why standards are important, to interesting applications of ZigBee technology, to the role of government in the IoT. In addition, there will be two hosted panel discussions followed by a question and answer session.The forum will be provided in Mandarin and English with simultaneous translations available for all attendees.Non-ZigBee members register through Wulian: www.wulian.cc.
ZigBee Members Meeting Nanjing China October 19-22nd
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 Lowe’s is a smart home solution created to monitor and control virtually everything in the home anytime, anywhere – from a computer, smart phone or tablet. Lowe’s was among the first companies to target the mass consumer market with a broad home automation solution and to introduce an open platform complemented by the customer support that consumers have come to trust from Lowe’s.read more