ZigBee role in smart SSL and the IoT may change to application layer

The Internet of Things sector is increasingly focused on Internet Protocol networks for connecting devices such as intelligent LED luminaires, and the ZigBee Alliance is moving to establish its value at the application layer of the network stack. The ZigBee Alliance and the Thread Group have announced successful demonstrations of Thread-based Internet of Things (IoT) […]


English County Shows The Way in Smart Street Lighting

Remember when lights were for illumination? Hampshire’s 155,000 Internet-connected LED luminaires stand to do much, much more, reports MARK HALPER. They might even direct traffic, monitor air quality, and tell visitors what’s on in the cities. Wind your way along the highways of Hampshire, England, and chances are the street lights won’t stand out to […]