The Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of over 250 leading manufacturers and service providers worldwide
that are dedicated to interoperable wireless home control products based on the Z-Wave open standard.
Z-Wave is a key enabling technology driving the "Internet of Things."
Next Developer's Forum & Unplug Fest in New Orleans, Feb 18-20, is a 2-day technical event with tranings, networking and a first look at the new Z-Wave Next Gen 500 series. Click here for more info!
The Z-Wave Alliance will have its biggest presence yet at International CES, Jan 7-10 in Las Vegas. It's the world's most important gathering for consumer electronics. Come visit us and our co-exhibitors at Booth #20800!
Parks Associates will host the 9th-annual CONNECTIONS™ Summit at CES on January 7, in the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC), North Hall, N264. Click here for info and agenda.
Z-Wave Struts The Smart Grid At DistribuTECH
The Z-Wave Alliance showed off its solutions for the Smart Grid-Smart Home connection at DistribuTECH, the utility industry's premier event for Smart Grid technologies.
In addition to the Alliance presence, a number of member companies was also exhibiting, including Kampstrup, RCS, Radio Thermostat Company of America (RTCOA), Tridium and HAI by Leviton. Tridium demonstrated how Z-Wave control is part of the company's JACE framework for connectivity, and displayed its smart thermostat and lighting controls.
RCS showed off its extensive range of Z-Wave products; of particular interest was the company's battery powered thermostat and the new touch screen stat coming to market soon.
Radio Thermostat Company of America (RTCOA) also had a major presence at the show. On display was their connected thermostats many of them Z-Wave controlled.
Both Alarm.com and AT&T were also present at the show, showing off Z-Wave solutions for the evolving Smart Grid market.