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ZigBee and 802.15.4 Shipments to Reach 2.5 Billion by 2020

San Diego, CA June 17, 2015— Annual shipments for IEEE 802.15.4 low power wireless chipsets doubled in 2014 and is on track to increase by 550% by 2020, according to a recently published report by global technology research firm ON World. The ZigBee share is expected to increase from 40% market share in 2014 to 55% by 2020. The smart home and home lighting will make up over two-thirds of the IEEE 802.15.4 chipsets by 2020. More information and a free executive summary is available from ON World’s website.

San Juan Software at Freescale Technology Forum

Freescale Technology Forum Embedded ARM Solutions for the Internet of ThingsFreescale Technology Forum June 22-25, 2015 in Austin, TX, is a technical event covering Freescale embedded processing solutions for the internet of tomorrow. With more than 350 hours of technical sessions and over 250 product and technology demos, this event is packed with important information on Freescale embedded solutions and the opportunity to network with others in the industry.
Update:Here is the June 23rd, keynote from Freescale President and CEO, Greg Lowe.

ZigBee Members Meeting Cologne Germany June 15-18th

ReprZigBee Allianceesentatives of San Juan Software will attend the ZigBee Members meeting in Cologne, Germany  June 15th-18th. San Juan Software has been an active member of the ZigBee Alliance since 2004 and holds an officer position in the ZigBee Pro CoreWork Group. For more information about the ZigBee Alliance go to www.zigbee.org

Starbucks and the Powermat: Wireless Charging with the IoT

Ten Starbucks in London have installed Powermats for charging mobile phones and other devices. In order to analyze details like how long customers are in the Starbucks, how often they visit, or which Powermat locations are used most frequently, the Powermat gathers usage information from each user. Then the Powermat communicates this data to the gateway in the back room of each location, where the data is stored on a cloud location. ZigBee is ideally suited to provide a local area network where phone charging is offered in a public space because it is easy to deploy, secure, and a proven standards-based solution. More

ZigBee Alliance and Thread Group Collaborate to Aid Development of Connected Home Products

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. By working together, ZigBee and Thread can jointly provide an interoperable solution to help streamline product development and ultimately improve the consumer’s experience in the connected home. More