The Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of over 300 leading manufacturers and service providers worldwide
that are dedicated to interoperable wireless control products based on the Z-Wave open standard.
Z-Wave is a key enabling technology driving the "Internet of Things."
Join the Z-Wave Alliance Pavilion at CEATEC Japan 2014, Japan's cutting edge products, technologies and services show! Interested in participating with us? Members click here for info...
Join the Z-Wave Alliance Connected Home Pavilion at BBWF 2014, the world's largest broadband event! Click Here to see who is exhibiting in the Z-Wave Pavilion. The Alliance will be exhibiting and presenting. Members click here for more info and discounted registration...
Fourteen Z-Wave Alliance members will be featured by Z-Wave.Me at the Hi Tech Building Expo in Moscow, Russia. Click here for more show information...
Join the Z-Wave Alliance Pavilion at Security China 2014, the biggest global security show in China! Interested in participating with us? Members click here for info...
Members are invited to join the Z-Wave Alliance Fall Summit 2014. Members click here for info...
M2M Solution introduces its smart home platform at Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam.
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White Paper Now Available For Z-Wave IMA Network Tool
The Z-Wave Installation and Maintenance Application (IMA) enables a technician to locally or remotely survey the Z-Wave signal quality at every node in the system. This can speed up installation and help ensure robust performance of the smart home system. Read the release here, or sign up for the download here.
First Z-Wave To Apple HomeKit Bridge Demonstrated
Z-Wave Alliance member Z-Wave.Me has performed the first public demonstration of Z-Wave control integrated with the Apple HomeKit control and automation system. The demo used the company's Z-Way system, based on Raspberry Pi, as a bridge to control Z-Wave devices using an iPad and the Apple HomeKit device classes. Read the story here...
Vesternet Home Automation Site Now Available To U.S.
Vesternet, a leading e-tailer of home automation solutions in the U.K., has opened a B2C destination to U.S. customers. The site, which offers a broad selection of Z-Wave products, is unique in that it offers consumers one-to-one pre-sale planning and purchasing advice, and extensive post-sale support. Read the news here...
Z-Wave Technology Leaves Strong Impression At CEDIA Expo
Eleven companies exhibited in the Alliance Pavilion, and more than forty companies displayed Z-Wave products and solutions throughout the CEDIA 2014 show floor. See our CEDIA 2014 booth gallery on our Facebook page, and read the news and announcements from Z-Wave Alliance member companies here...
Z-Wave Alliance Now On LinkedIn
The Z-Wave Alliance is pleased to announce the debut of its new Z-Wave Alliance LinkedIn page. Member companies and prospective members of the Z-Wave Alliance are invited to see and share the latest business and technology announcements through this popular social network.
Essence’s WeR@Home™ is European Consumers’ Choice for 2014
The European Consumer’s Choice Award for 2014 has been awarded to Essence for its Smart Living - WeR@HomeTM solution. European Consumers Choice is an independent non-profit organization developed to reward companies for ingenuity of product design, innovation and ease of use.
Z-Wave Alliance Addresses South American Market At Predialtec
Predialtec in Sao Paolo, Brazil, is the largest home automation exhibition serving South America. Z-Wave and the Alliance were in full force with exhibitions, demos and presentations for this key international event. Click to see photos from Predialtec 2014, or follow/translate the show's Twitter feed at #Predialtec.
Z-Wave Garage Control Debuts At LowesIntelligent home control from the garage got a first look from Wired magazine, which took the new Iris garage controller for a spin. The controller connects to a garage door opener, which in turn connects wirelessly to a central Iris hub. A smartphone app ties the opener’s actions to other devices using Z-Wave. Read the story here...
Z-Wave Anchors New IoT Platform Facility In China
The Z-Wave Alliance is proud to be a central presence in an ambitious new research and development facility in China called the IoT Platform initiative. The mission is to provide a unified technology center supporting all the upstream and downstream applications of the diverse IOT industries now developing in the Chinese market. Read the story here, or see a photo gallery of the opening here...
Z-Wave And Healthcare At SmartAmerica ChallengeThe Z-Wave Alliance was proud to be part of the SmartAmerica Challenge, sponsored by NIST, which showcased cutting-edge IoT technologies in multiple business and social sectors, unveiled at the White House. The Alliance participated in a Cyber-Physical System (CPS) called "ClosedLoop Healthcare" that makes aging safer and medical care more effective. Read the story here...
Z-Wave Stirs Chinese Builder Market At GEBTZ-Wave had a major presence at the Guangzhou Electrical Building Technologies (GEBT) expo at the China Import and Export Fair Complex. The event is regarded as the most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event in Asia. Browse our photo galleries from GEBT here and here.
New Turnkey Z-Wave Modem Offers Fastest Time-to-Market YetSigma Designs has announced volume production for its latest turnkey solution. The ZM5304 is the company’s most easily integrated solution, delivering the fastest time-to-market yet for Z-Wave products. The ZM5304 allows developers to focus on their high-level applications without being impacted by low-level programming and RF regulatory approvals. Read the announcement here.
New Z-Wave Web Sites From Sigma DesignsSigma Designs has three new web sites to provide both B2B and B2C customers with Z-Wave information. One is for new B2B customers interested in getting involved with Z-Wave technology; the other B2B is for customers who want to take their Z-Wave further. There's also a new B2C site at www.z-wave.com.